IN (December 19, 2013) -- Hoosier Racing Tire is excited to announce that the
Board of Directors for the International Kart Federation (IKF) have voted to
adopt Hoosier Racing Tire as the official tire for their National and Regional
Sprint series for the 2014-2015 seasons. “We are extremely proud to begin
this partnership with IKF and look forward to building strong relationships
with the organization, kart shops, and drivers,” said Adam Batton,
Hoosier’s Kart Tire Product Manager. “Hoosier
prides itself on delivering a kart tire that excels in performance,
consistency, and durability. Most importantly, our company is very passionate
about providing the best customer service within the industry.”
IKF has been a governing body for the sport of karting since 1957.
Headquartered in Ontario, California, IKF currently publishes rules for
speedway, sprint, and road racing kart platforms. There are thirteen IKF
regions that span across the United States and Canada. With this new national
and regional sprint tire agreement, IKF is taking added measures to further
reduce participant tire costs by adopting the Hoosier R60 for dry applications.
The new Hoosier WET compound will be used in rain applications. Below is a
product spec table for both dry and wet tires.
Dry Tires - R60 Compound
Hoosier R60 is categorized as a hard compound for 2-cycle and 4-cycle sprint
applications. The R60 offers excellent grip levels without compromising
longevity. The Hoosier WET tire has been designed to maximize grip in heavy
rain conditions and is equipped with higher levels of durability for drying
more information on Hoosier’s kart tires, please visit http://www.hoosiertire.com/specsrrk.htm
or contact Adam Batton at email@example.com.
For more information about the International Kart Federation, please