Rapid Motor Sport - Maranello South West

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Rapid Motorsport is young and dynamic company created in the later part of 2007, which is based in the South West of England. We are also the South West agents for Maranello Race Karts. The team is managed and inspired by Ian Batstone holding over 20 years or motorsport experience.

As a company we are here to provide not just the best line in service but a well designed and proven brand of race kart. Although Rapid Motorsport is a fairly young company, the first year racing as a team, we achieved some outstanding championship results, with many fastest laps and race wins.

As a company we are here to provide many services including:-
Maranello stockest, pre arks tuition, racing tuition, awning space, kart storage, kart preperation, track side spares, new and used karts, engine maintance and re-builds by experienced engineers.

As a team we aim to develop your racing skills with our uniquely experienced technicians. We are confident that whatever any driver wants, we will be able to supply it, whether it is a kart, track rods, tyres, an engine, and so on. All it takes is just one telephone call or email and we will do the rest.

Rapid Motorsports plans for 2009 are new premises with state of the art Dyno and fully stocked shop to provide for the needs of the karting market today. The team will be present this year at Dunkeswell, Clay Pigeon and Forest edge.

2009 is looking very promising with NKRA number 1 plate driver joining the existing technicians on the team.

Reliable, respectable and experienced!

Any enquires please refer to contact us.

Rapid Motorsport Assists Gemma With Championship Win!

Rapid Motorsport Assists Gemma with Championship Win!

Rapid Motorsport have assisted Gemma in winning The Senior Rotax Max Championship and Overall Senior Champion at Mansell Raceways! After a hard battle during the year with a few ups and downs! Gemma ran to vicary at the last meeting of the year! entering the last meeting just 22 points ahead of her opponent, But clutching her hands on the victary at the end.

Gemma picked up no less than five trophies at the Mansell Racways dinner and dance in Dec 2010

Date Added: 30-Dec-2011

Maranello Cadet Kart Comes Out On Top!

Maranello cadet kart comes out on top!

Round 2 of Dunkeswell at Mansell raceways, RMS and John from edge motorsport with driver Isaac Channing put the maranello cadet kart on the track for the first time, with outstanding results. Thanks to Johns cadet knowledge and Isaac’s feed back on Saturday practice and Robs support. Isaac set the fastest lap in ALL 3 heats although he did not set the fastest lap in the final Isaac drove the race to perfection knowing he had the better kart Isaac decided to wait until the last lap before taking the lead and the win.

The RMS team would like to thank Rob and Isaac Channing and John from Edge motorsport for all their efforts to prove that the maranello cadet kart is one of the best cadets on the track.

For more information on the maranell range of karts please go to: WWW.RMS-MARANELLO-SOUTHWEST.CO.UK

Or Call John on: 07967671740 OR Ian on: 07710710159 to test the maranello cadet kart or any of the maranello range.

Date Added: 17-Apr-2010

Latest News:


NKRA NO'1 Plate and KF1 S1 driver Stephen Andrews transfers to Maranello after 5 years on Tony kart. Stephen began testing the Maranello kart and after a few testing sessions he found the kart effortless to drive, and a lot more responsive than anything he had driven before. Stephen has since became a member of the Rapid Motorspot team as one of their number one drivers aswell as becoming chief technition along side team owner Ian Batstone.

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Added: 19th July, 2010


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Kart Information:

MARANELLO RELEASE CADET KART TO THE UK: The new Maranello cadet kart is straight on the pace at PFI Internatinal after just a couple of test sessions. The cadet kart worked excpetionally well and was extreamly easy to set up. The karts are built with exceptional quality as are all the Maranello range of racing karts. The new cadet kart comes with; a quick release chain guard, Maranello seat, Ally rims and the newst style of body work. ( Not only does it look exceptional it works aswell.) Have a look in the "Gallery" of the new karts for more images. For further infomation please contact us. We will be at Mansell Raceway, Clay Pigeon raceways and Forest Edge Kart club for kart viewings.

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