iON partners the British Universities Karting Championship
iON Camera has announced today that it will continue its partnership with the British Universities Karting Championship (BUKC) having initially sponsored the series at the final round at Clay Pigeon last year.
iON, who also have partnerships with World RX, NFL UK, the Dew Tour and Tough Mudder, will sponsor the BUKC championship in its entirety for 2015. iON will also be the sponsor of the new “sit down” series which will interview teams competing in the championship and four competitions; driver of the year, newcomer of the year, best media team and best ‘road trip’ video rewarding the best Karter’s and motorsport media at University.
The BUKC will feature 108 student teams from universities across the country in an eight round championship at Rye House (Hertfordshire), Buckmore Park (Kent), Llandow (South Wales) and Whilton Mill (Northamptonshire). The rookie championship will contested on the day following each event:
- Wednesday 11th Feb – Rye House, Hertfordshire
- Wednesday 25th Feb – Buckmore Park, Kent
- Sunday 8th March – Llandow, South Wales
- Saturday 28th March – Whilton Mill, Northamptonshire *
* The rookie championship date will be Friday 27th March for Whilton Mill.
The drivers BUKC championship will be held on Sunday 29th March in which the drivers do battle individually to become the BUKC driver’s champion.
With a number of past winners the 2015 championship is set to be fast, fun and action packed and with iON’s support competitors will be able to shoot the action before sharing real time online!