Jonathan Thonon Victorious Again

Jonathan ThononJonathan Thonon thanks to an outstanding performance was able to add another victory in the Super Pro class at the SKUSA Super Nationals XII held on December 12, 2008 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This victory was the culmination of an absolutely wonderful season for Jonathan in which he managed to win a World and European Championships for CRG.
Having qualified in pole position, Jonathan Thonon proceeded to win the next two heats. He then suffered mechanical problems in the third heat which relegated him to fifth position on the grid for the final.
In the final Jonathan’s ability as a world class racer came to the fore by managing to fight his way into the lead and finally winning by a clear margin of two seconds.Jonathan Thonon

CRG Unveils KT1 Chassis

CRG is proud to unveil the latest addition to its world class fleet of karts.

The CRG KT1 has drawn on the most advanced features of the proven World Champion CRG Road Rebel and CRG Black Star chassis.

Earlier in October 2008 the CRG KT1at its debut Australian “State Title” meeting showed the competition exactly what it is able to do, achieving 1st & 2nd at this meeting.

Prior to its debut in Australia, the CRG KT1 proved itself in the international stage in both open and controlled competition.

The CRG KT1 model represents the culmination of years of testing and has been designed to perform to an exceptional level in tough Australian racing conditions.

Specifically developed for Rotax, Leopard and TaG classes, CRG is committed to providing the latest available race winning technologies to its drivers.

2008 Tasmanian Karting Championships Finals

CRG driver results from the finals at the 2008 Tasmanian Karting Championships

  • Clubman Heavy – Jason Pringle 3rd
  • Clubman Heavy – Michael Jones 5th
  • Clubman Super Heavy – Tony Capitano 1st
  • Midgets – Alex Peroni 5th
  • Rotax Heavy – Rick Pringle 1st
  • Rotax Heavy – Andrew Quinn 4th

Rick Pringle

Rick Pringle – Winner Rotax Heavy

Tony Capitano - Winner Clubman Super Heavy

Tony Capitano – Winner Clubman Super Heavy

2008 Tasmanian Karting Championships Prefinal

CRG driver results from the prefinal at the 2008 Tasmanian Karting Championships

  • Clubman Light – Jamie Bricknell 4th
  • Clubman Heavy – Jason Pringle 2nd
  • Clubman Heavy – Michael Jones 6th
  • Clubman Super Heavy – Tony Capitano 1st
  • Junior Natioal Light – Jack Pickett 6th
  • Junior National Heavy – Tony Stone 3rd
  • Junior National Heavy – Kyle Young 8th
  • Midgets – Alex Peroni 6th
  • Rookies – Matthew Smith 3rd
  • Rotax Heavy – Rick Pringle 1st

Tony Capitano

Rick Pringle