Driving a racecar around a track at 250km/h is no child's play. It requires great concentration, fine reflexes and flawless driving skills.
Carlos Sainz Junior is just 17, but he already knows all about that.Sunday, 11 December, 2011, 12:00am
The death of Island School pupil Amy Rose Coxall (pictured) when her scarf got caught in a go-kart she was driving was an accident, a jury at an inquest ruled. Coxall, 15, a Year 11 student at the Mid-Levels school, died at about 4.30pm on February 17 last year at Tuen Mun's Diamond Coast International Kart Circuit. She went there with friends at the Lunar New Year.1 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
The death of Island School pupil Amy Rose Coxall when her scarf got caught in a go-kart she was driving was an accident, a jury ruled at an inquest yesterday.31 May 2011 - 12:00am
The go-kart in which Island School student Amy Rose Coxall was killed was not properly maintained and may have fallen short of international standards, a police expert told an inquest yesterday.28 May 2011 - 12:00am
An Island School student who died in a Lunar New Year karting incident when her scarf became entangled in the wheels of her go-kart did not receive a safety training session from the operator before she took to the track, a coroner's inquest into her death heard yesterday.27 May 2011 - 12:00am
He's a big fan of the video game Mario Kart, but for Jacky Chan Cheuk-hin, nothing beats the real thing. He doesn't even have a driving licence, but he is on track to become the next Lewis Hamilton. He is already the youngest Chinese racer with a kart licence from the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile, the world governing body of motor sports.10 Feb 2011 - 12:00am
Move over, Mario Kart - there's another crazy speed racer on the track with more unusual modifications than you can shake a stick at.
ModNation Racers, developed for the Sony Playstation Portable, is a game that redefines the genre, and you could soon be addicted to it.18 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Overseers of a go-kart track where a 15-year-old girl died last month are seeking international advice on new safety measures to prevent future tragedies.27 Mar 2010 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's name has again appeared in international media. This time it is not Discovery Channel, but Time magazine; not 'caged homes', but racial discrimination.
Time ran an article on social worker Fermi Wong Wai-fun, who is founder of Unison Hong Kong for Ethnic Equality.15 Mar 2010 - 12:00am
The governing body of a Tuen Mun go-kart track that was closed after a fatal accident says it will strive to keep the city's only authorised karting venue, while its operator faces bankruptcy because of possible claims by the victim's family.4 Mar 2010 - 12:00am