For the third time in six years, the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals will be held at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao, Portugal!
Portimao, a very popular location amongst racers, hosted the annual Rotax event in 2012 and 2015 and this will be the first time the Grand Finals will be held at the same location for a third time.
The event will also return to the month of November and will take place from November 4 to 11, 2017.
The Portimao circuit is part of Autódromo Internacional do Algarve that is famous as race and test circuit for cars and motorcycles. The circuit with a length of 1,600 meters is one of the most modern karting circuits in Europe and is located in the southern part of Portugal. The track layout boasts a very smooth surface and meets all requirements in terms of overall infrastructure.
Drivers from Canada will have the chance to qualify for the ‘Olympics of Karting’ through many different series in 2017.