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Vortex on the podium at the International Super Cup KZ2
Giovanni Mele
26 September 2019

KZ2. In the large line-up of the KZ2 category (122 starters), the drivers pushed by the Vortex RSZ and RTZ engines are constantly present at the top in all sessions.
Among them, David Vidales (Tony Kart Racing Team) is the author of an excellent race, winning the second step of the podium at the end of an exciting final, which he takes part in after centering three victoriesand two second places in the Heats. The power of the engines branded OTK Group allows Vidales to maintain a fantastic pace even in the last part of the race, getting very close to the first position after signing the best lap.
Vidales is also one of the fastes drivers in the qualifying (closing fifth), together with his teammate Danilo Albanese. The latter, after conquering the seventh position, wins two Heats and three second places.
With our engines also Paavo Tonteri (SC Performance), who races with great constancy in the heats, never closing behind the sixth place; while Alessio Piccini (Tony Kart Racing Team) gets 2 second and 2 third places and crowns his weekend with a great final, recovering six positions.
With Vortex, also Viktor Gustafsson (Kosmic Kart Racing Department), making his first appearance and gaining two places in top ten, and his teammate Paul Evrard, author of brilliant combeacks in all the heats he takes part in, but unfortunately damaged by a penalty, preventing him to enter the final.
Also the New Zealander Matthew Payne (Patrizicorse) chooses Vortex to race the important KZ2 event of the FIA Karting circuit, conquering five top ten in the heats, including an excellent fourth place.

KZ. Our RSZ and RTZ prove to be excellent in constancy of performance also in KZ2: at the end of qualifying, all 4 Vortex engines equipping the Tony Kart Racing Team drivers are classified in the first 10 positions. The best one, closing fourth overall, is the kart driven by Simo Puhakka, who continues his top race gaining also a second, a third place and a best lap in the heats. The one conquering the victory is Matteo Viganò, who gets also two third places, while Marco Ardigòand Noah Milell finish in top ten.
In the Final, at the end of an amazing and tiring race, Simo Puhakka closes very close to the podium, followed by Matteo Viganò, fifth, and Marco Ardigò, seventh. In top ten, also another Vortex engine: the one pushing Lorenzo Camplese (SC Performance), who closes eighth.

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