The Race of Stars is set to ignite the Gold Coast with more than 200 of the world’s best karting drivers set to hit the track on Saturday October 17.
Held at the Xtreme Karting Complex in Pimpama as a part of SuperFest, the Race of Stars will see five-time World Champion Davide Forè, along with Dutchman Marijn Kremers and New Zealand International Daniel Bray in action.
These drivers will reach speeds in excess of 160 km/h around the 1600-metre circuit in the world-class karting equipment.
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A number of local drivers are also set to hit the race track for the underage classes including third generation racer Jett Johnson and Jack Doohan – son of five-time World Motorcycling Champion Mick Doohan.
Today, 1029 Hot Tomato announcer Luke Bradnam got a taste of the action, hitting the track for a race against the World Champion
Was Luke able to put pedal to the metal and come out on top? Check out the video above!
Locals are invited to head along to the Race of Stars at Xtreme Karting this Saturday, with the event kicking off at 9am. For more information on the Race of Stars, visit http://www.karting.net.au/