Alex Irlando returns to Lonato for the CIK-FIA KZ European Championship

Alex Irlando, Sodi Kart driver
Alex Irlando.

Italian Alex Irlando gets ready for the second and last round of the CIK-FIA KZ European Championship that will be held at South Garda Karting in Lonato, Italy.   

Apulian Alex Irlando and Sodikart Racing Team will be back at South Garda Karting this weekend for the last round of the CIK-FIA KZ European Championship. Taking on a stout field of 29 drivers in the KZ class, the 17-year old pilot Alex Irlando is prepared to take the team to the top in Lonato.

After the 6th place in Salbris, Alex is now 7th in championship with the same amount of points, 11 to be exact, of his teammate Anthony Abbasse. Jeremy Iglesias, the leader of the championship, has a 20-point gap.  

“In Salbris my race wasn’t easy at all, but in the end I managed to finish 6th. The race in Lonato will be one on its own, so I’ll push as hard as I can because I have nothing to lose! At the WSK Open Cup I was pretty fast, but I had a few problems that slowed me down. Anyway I’m ready and excited for the fight, I really want to make me an early present for my 18th birthday!”

Here is the program of the weekend. The race will be streamed on www.cikfia.tv.

Sixth place in Salbris for Alex Irlando

Alex Irlando finished sixth the first round of the CIK-FIA KZ European Championship held in Salbris, France.

Upward weekend in OK for Alex Irlando

KZ2 reigning world champion raced his first race of the season in OK, improving session after session.

Alex Irlando is the 2018 WSK Super Master Series Vice-Champion!

Second only to Marco Ardigò, the Apulian driver Alex Irlando defeats Paolo De Conto and grabs the second position in the series.

A dramatic comeback concludes an unlucky weekend for Alex Irlando

A fast Alex Irlando was pushed out at the first corner in the final race, forcing him to recover from the back.

An injury slows Alex Irlando down at La Conca

During the third WSK Super Master Series event in Muro Leccese, the local idol Alex Irlando struggled with a bad backache.