This is the step up from Micro Max or for new comers to start racing between 9 and 13 years old. Using a restricted (13 bhp) ROTAX Max Junior engine and fitted to a 95cm “mini chassis” (designed for 9 to 13-year-old kids) this provides an easy to drive, easy to run and low running cost formula.

Easy To Upgrade

Minor changes required to step from Micro to Mini Max.

Grand Prizes

African Open Ticket for class winner.

Class Details


Open to all drivers from the year of their 79th birthday until 31st December of the year of their 13th birthday. The Rotax karting formula provides for a very easy and low-cost upgrade from Micro Max to Mini Max.

  • Age: 9 – 13 Years

  • Race class: national / international

  • Tyres: Mojo C2

  • Minimum Weight (Kart + Driver): 118 kg

Power Unit

Rotax Mini

  • Maximum Power: 9.6 kW / 13 hp at 7,500 rpm

  • Displacement: 125cc

  • Weight: bare engine: 11.8 kg / 26.0 lbs with complete power pack: 21.6 kg / 47.7 lbs

  • Features: junior cylinder without exhaust valve, inlet restrictor, restricted exhaust socket, radiator and exhaust that fit the 950 mm chassis

  • Engine Pack: intake silencer, carburetor, fuel pump, engine, exhaust system, radiator, battery box incl. cover, cable harness, OFF/ON/START switch, relay

  • Chassis compatibility: wheel base 950 mm