The last round of the Italian Championship will take place in Castelletto di Branduzzo and Massimo Dante will get there as classification leader in KZ2. Maranello Kart will also field Marco Zanchetta, who has been protagonist in International Championships, and Mattia Drudi that is currently seventh in the classification.
All is set at Maranello Kart for running a strong final round of the Italian CSAI Karting Championship that is scheduled from 24 to 27 October 2013. at the Circuit 7 Laghi of Castelletto di Branduzzo (Pavia). This is quite an important season's finale for the Italian firm that this year showed a very good competitiveness due to the performance of its chassis on all the circuits throughout Europe.
Maranello Kart will get to Castelletto fighting for the title in KZ2 with Massimo Dante as current classification leader with a 22 points lead thanks to the four podiums obtained so far, that is a second place in Sarno, a second and third in Val Vibrata and another second place in Lonato.
Dante will be supported by Marco Zanchetta, who has been protagonist with Maranello Kart in the international season where he put in solid performances in KZ2 WSK Euro Series and in the CIK-FIA European championship and in the International Super Cup held in Varennes.
The Maranello Kart flag will also be waved in KZ2 by the young driver Mattia Drudi, who is currently third in the standings and despite this being his first year in the category he already showed his great potential. In fact Mattia Drudi has been recently selected to take part in the Super-Course organized by the Federal School in Vallelunga from 4 to 7 November at the wheel of a Formula ACI-CSAI Abarth challenger.
The racing programme of the weekend in Castelletto di Branduzzo schedules free practice for Thursday and Friday, then qualifying and qualifying heats for Saturday. The two finals (with live TV coverage on Nuvolari and web streaming on the dedicated channel Sportube 5 at www.sportube.tv and www.acisportitalia.it) will follow on Sunday. All the results and Live Timing will be available at www.acisportitalia.it
Classification of the Italian CSAI Karting KZ2 follows:
1. Dante points 139; 2. Celenta 117; 3. Pastacaldi and Piccioni 94; 5. Giulietti 89; 6. Mazzali 73; 7. Drudi 64; 8. Spinelli 62; 9. Di Poto 57; 10. Marconi 56.