IAME INTERNATIONAL FINAL

Updated 7th November, 2018

WATCH THE FULL SERIES OF THE 2018 IIF VIDEO'S HERE

We are proud to share with our Warriors the stories and the emotions behind our common adventure in Le Mans at the IAME International Final
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/316933468894287/

These are our Warriors Winner from Le Mans!
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/761220787603659/

These are our Warriors. This is our Family. This is IAME INTERNATIONAL FINAL
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/339601970130599/

The Ultimate Challenge
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/242964299712111/

IAME IIF2018 - The Story Continues
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/242182469785399/

IAME International Final is Pure Karting
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/286861748825430/

Let's Begin
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/282894605767214/

Drive without limits, focus on your race! Let’s go Iame Warriors, it’s time for Iame International Final 2018!
https://www.facebook.com/iame.the.heart.of.kart/videos/2106734419337460/


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8-14 October, 2018 - Le Mans, France

🇦🇺 #302 MATTHEW McLEAN
Class: X30 Senior - Kosmic Kart / Idéal Kart Team

🇦🇺 #221 PIERCE LEHANE
Class: X30 Senior - Tonykart / Strawberry Racing Team

🇦🇺 #520 KIP FOSTER
Class: X30 Master - Kart Republica / DCK Karting Team


AUSTRALIAN DRIVERS WHO HAVE COMPETED IN THE IAME FINAL SINCE 2007
CLICK HERE

ENTRY LIST
 
TIME TABLE SCHEDULE
 
FREE PRACTICE SCHEDULE SAT/SUN
 
RACE ORDER
 
TRACK PLAN
http://www.iamekarting.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Track-Plan-IAME-International-Final.pdf
 

X30 CLASSES

X30 Junior  – 20 Hp – Age: 12 to 14
X30 Senior  – 30 Hp – Age: +13
X30 Master – 30 Hp – Age: +30
X30 Super   – 42 Hp – Age: +15
X30 Super Shifter – 49 Hp Gearbox – Age: +15
Special Awards: X30 Lady and X30 Veteran
Side Event: X30 Mini

OFFICIAL WEBSITE: www.iamekarting.com
OFFICIAL FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/iameinternationalfinal
OFFICIAL INSTAGRAM: www.instagram.com/iametheheartofkart

2018 IAME International Final POSTER


On the wave of the success of the ’17 edition and according to the incredibly increased number of countries hosting X30 Challenges and main IAME events awarding drivers with tickets to participate in the 2018 IAME International Final, new criteria have been introduced to select the Warriors that will be able to join the Arena of Le Mans.

Only the top drivers from each country are in fact allowed to participate, only the very best and the very brave will have the possibility to try to step on the highest step of the IAME International Final podium. A great show is expected as the highest level of Karting drivers will be concentrated in this unique event.

X30 Junior, X30 Senior, X30 Master, X30 Super, X30 Super Shifter classes, will fill the grids of the 4 days races, with a Special Award going to X30 Lady and X30 Veteran. Also, together with the young Warriors racing Round II of the X30 Mini Kup, for a Karting spectacle never seen before, LIVE BROADCASTING from the beginning of the qualifying heats.

IAME looks forward to meet all Warriors and spend the most amazing Karting week with you all. A big thank goes to Victory Concept, Le Mans Karting, all Sponsors, Partners, Teams and especially Drivers, for supporting us and making this possible.”

"I have been involved in karting for over 30 years and am still an active racer today so I understand how hard it can be to achieve your goals an sometimes those opportunities only come once in a lifetime, I am passionate about the sport of Karting in Australia and want to give everyone this great opportunity and help Australian drivers represent their country and achieve their goals and especially to those who could never afford to race in international competition"- Remo Luciani

australian flag 

REMO RACING - IAME INTERNATIONAL FINAL
Below is a list of Australian drivers who have enjoyed competing in the IAME International Final Events 2007-2018 and some multiple times.

Michael Goss (Western Australia)
Kevin Millard (Victoria)
Rick Pringle (Victoria)
David Sera (Victoria)
Kel Treseder (Queensland)
Ben Walter (Victoria)
Ryan Sanderson (Queensland)
Adam Hughes (Victoria)
Grant Smith (Victoria)
John Grother (Queensland)
Lee Mitchener (Victoria)
Brett Fortainer (Victoria)
Kip Foster (South Australia)
Scott Foster (South Australia)
Joshua Crossingham (Queensland)
James Allen (Western Australia)
Joseph Mawson (New South Wales)
Oscar Piastri (Victoria)
Jordyn Sinni (Victoria)
Jesse Thomas (Western Australia)
Paul Pittam (South Australia)
Adam Levi (Western Australia)
Zac Souter (Victoria)
Toby Pope (Victoria)
Jack Doohan (Queensland)
Cooper Webster (Victoria)
Jay Hanson (Victoria)
Matthew Mclean (Victoria)
Justin Francis (Victoria)
Adam Mercer (Queensland)
Peirce Lehane (New South Wales)


NEWS FROM 2017 EVENT CLICK HERE

IAME X30 FINAL HISTORY OF EVENTS
X30 SUPER SHIFTER
https://www.facebook.com/X30WORLDIAME/photos/?tab=album&album_id=736027493214663

 

Some video's gathered from past events

2007 IAME WORLD FINAL - PICS
http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.381438008536428.104301.208382132508684&type=3

2007 IAME WORLD FINAL - REPORT & PICS
http://archive.remoracing.com.au/images/stories/news/2007%20iame%20intl%20challenge%20by%20ben%20walter.pdf 


2010 IAME WORLD FINAL - PICS
http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.210597158953848.61890.208382132508684&type=3


2010 IAME WORLD FINAL - FRENCH TV - MITCHENER INTERVIEWED AFTER WIN
2010 IAME WORLD FINAL - LEE MITCHENER POLE POSITION REPORT
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Me0PKL8hXFw


2011 IAME WORLD FINAL - ONBOARD WITH LEE MITCHENER
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMREAyCMxz0

2011 IAME WORLD FINAL - PICS http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.243837405629823.76743.208382132508684&type=3

 2014 IAME WORLD FINAL - VIDEO'S
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekCs5hN1Q8c (X30 Senior Final)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cizGbjk5Vk (2014 IAME Final Le Mans - FX Cayron KartMAG)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=szz_FLiAMEU (practice session)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=putaKSfcopI (X30 Junior Final)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WcoZwrYw5I (X30 Masters Final)


2015 IAME WORLD FINAL - VIDEO'S
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yVgzCqXbPo X30 Senior Final
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dl4P7gxHlzc X30 Masters Final
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aza2OIp2uoo X30 Super Shifter Final
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tS3Mb8nZCLU X30 Junior Final
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YHC6ddV32A X30 2015 Presentation of the drivers pre-race
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OptMEXAzEZ8 X30 IAME International Final
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMS0BPOdda0 X30 IAME International Final - Ambiance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mC-2zYUd5a4 X30 IAME International Final - Are you ready for real karting
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONFLfB5DX6k X30 Super... the power you deserve

2016 IAME WORLD FINAL - VIDEO'S  www.youtube.com/user/iameengine

PHOTO'S 2016
X30 SENIOR 
https://www.facebook.com/X30WORLDIAME/photos/?tab=album&album_id=736071139876965

X30 MASTER https://www.facebook.com/X30WORLDIAME/photos/?tab=album&album_id=736051386545607

X30 JUNIOR https://www.facebook.com/X30WORLDIAME/photos/?tab=album&album_id=736012739882805

X30 SUPER https://www.facebook.com/X30WORLDIAME/photos/?tab=album&album_id=736039173213495

X30 SUPER SHIFTER https://www.facebook.com/X30WORLDIAME/photos/?tab=album&album_id=736027493214663

 

 2017 VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hlqwVAdCaxg

All the videos of the heats, finals and driver's presentation can be found here on the...
IAME YouTube Channel

VIDEO'S: https://www.facebook.com/IAME.International.Final/videos/717619741722105/

IAME VIDEO'S CHANNEL    https://www.youtube.com/user/IAMEengine/videos  

HISTORY
The International racing program by IAME starts in 2009 with the organization of the first edition of the Bruno Grana Trophy, a memorial event dedicated to the original IAME founder, celebrating IAME worldwide drivers. After the successful edition, the Bruno Grana Trophy was also organized in 2010 and 2011 with increasing numbers and fame. Following the success of this international competition, IAME introduces the X30 Challenge Europa and the Bruno Grana Trophy is taken to a higher level with the creation of the IAME International Final.

Both events are a huge success and drivers from all over the world start aiming at them as a goal and with great interest. In very few years both races have become benchmarks in the Karting scenario, boasting the participation of drivers from more than 45 countries and a peak of 405 entered competitors in the 2016 edition of the IAME International Final hosted on the International Circuit of Le Mans.All CIK homologated chassis brands are allowed, each driver can race with his preferred colors, while the selected manufacturer for tyres KOMET Racing Tyresprovides equal grip to all participants.

The combination of IAME engines and KOMET Racing Tyres guarantees each driver the same level of performance, therefore the driving and chassis setup skills are the only keys to lap time differences. 
Many of the podium drivers of all editions of the international IAME events can be seen in professional Motorsport disciplines, including F1. Especially in X30 Junior and X30 Senior, a good placement in the final standings can easily open doors to a career in Motorsport, just as former IAME drivers and F1 World Champions Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg did!