Go-Kart originated in the United States in the 1950s. Initially it was a recreational sport, without any governing body. Until nowadays, Go-Kart has developed into a professional sport. It’s even considered a premise for many other motorsports, including the prestigious Formula 1 (F1).
Vietnamese Motorsport Association LLC (VMA) has selected and sponsored young talented junior driver Pham Hoang Nam to represent Vietnam at the FIA Karting Academy Trophy 2020.
Mixed teams of boys and girls compete at Kartodromo, Buenos Aires
The 11-year-old Pham Hoang Nam took part in the Gokart tournament in Taiwan in late December and was the first time a Vietnamese flag appeared in a speed sport.
Go-Kart is a four-wheel drive vehicle, usually run on miniature racing models. Currently, Go-Kart vehicles are classified based on the structure with the specific speed difference as follows
Since last year, the FIA Karting has made a specific classification for Drivers up to the age of 16, participating in the FIA Karting World Championship and the FIA Karting European Championship for the first time in the OK category, in order to highlight the emergence of young talents at the highest level of racing.
Doug Pham admires the legendary F1 driver Michael Schumacher and realizes his dream with training sessions on the Go-Kart.
The Go-Kart racetrack at the DAI NAM is consulted and designed according to safety standards from FIM, with a total length of 2.2 km, including many left and right turns that must be divided into sections such as acceleration , round turns, etc.