“The Road to Formula One through Racing and Education”
Formula Kart Stars is a British based Karting Championship for drivers between the ages of 9 and 21, which is proudly supported by Bernie Ecclestone’s Formula One Management Ltd, 2008 Formula One World Champion and FKS ‘Old Boy’ Lewis Hamilton and Lewis’ father Anthony Hamilton.
The Championship has been been in existence since 1995 when it was originally called McLaren Mercedes Champions of the Future and was established under the guidance of McLaren Formula One team boss Ron Dennis, Mercedes Motorsport chief Norbert Haug and Zip Kart owner Martin Hines with an aim of brining karting to a wider audience and providing young British talent with a clear path towards the upper echelons of motorsport and in particular, Formula One. For more information on the history of Formula Kart Stars click here
Formula Kart Stars boasts a large number of ex drivers who have enjoyed many successful years competing at the very pinnacle of motorsport, clearly indicating that FKS is ‘The Road to Formula One through racing and education’.