2015 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals

From November 8 to 14, 2015 the International Karting Circuit of Portimao in Algarve, Portugal will host the 16th edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals.

For the second time after 2012, Portimao will be the hotspot for 288 of the best kart drivers in the world competing in four different categories supported by independent chassis partners.


More event information and international media coverage can be found on the rotax-kart.com website.

The Concept

The Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals is an international CIK event and has become the most prestigious championship in the world of karting.

Pilots can qualify for the RMC Grand Finals via the national RMC of their home country and the international RMC. The season's winners of each class of all national RMCs and of the international RMC will be invited to the Grand Finals by BRP-Powertrain. Race equipment like chassis, engines, tyres, fuel, tools, kart trolleys will be provided to all participating drivers in order to guarantee equal opportunities and fair races!

The basic intention of the RMC GRAND FINALS is to apply the team spirit as well as true sportsmanship to an international semi-professional kart racing series. Every year competitors from more than 60 countries, from five continents can qualify for the annual GRAND FINALS.

Racing and Awards

At the Grand Finals, winners will be named in the following classes:

  • Rotax Junior MAX (13-16 years of age)
  • Rotax Senior MAX (15 years of age and older)
  • Rotax DD2 MAX (15 years of age and older)
  • Rotax DD2 Masters MAX (32 years of age and older)

Nations Cup the best team consisting of one driver per class (Junior, Senior, DD2 and DD2 Masters MAX)

Chassis Partners

Rotax 125 Junior MAX

Rotax 125 MAX & Rotax 125 MAX DD2 Masters

Rotax 125 MAX DD2

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