Kartmore Racing Services, a sole proprietor company was established in 2005 by James Leong after he left the employment of Morac international Karting Circuit. Kartmore Racing Services was formed out of a need to carry on with the work done by Morac especially in the areas of customer’s services and agencies line. ln 2008, all sales and service of Rotax engines and parts were carried out by KRS Motorsports Sdn Bhd, a private limited company which became the marketing arm of Kartmore Racing Services.
Kartmore Racing Services is the official distributor for all Rotax and Mojo products in Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam, Cambodia, Singapore, China, Macau, Philippines, Laos & Hong Kong. KRS is responsible for the sales and services of all Rotax max engines as well as running the Rotax Max Challenge and Asia Max Challenge. There is a fully equipped workshop to services, repair all types of Rotax engines as well as KF and Yamaha engines. The workshop is also equipped with a dyno to test all engines.
Other products handled by Kartmore Racing Services include SNIPER alignment tools from Australia, UNlPRO lap timers, MOJO tyres, XZUlT racing apparels, shoes and bags. KRS also markets special honing tools and equipment from EFFECIEMME of Italy. These include honing machines for 50cc, 10000 and 125cc engines, Bench Balancer for crankshaft, equipment for engine and kart chassis.
ln 2016, KRS will join the ranks of other distributors in Europe to handle the Praga/FK chassis from Italy for the whole of Asia. lt will be a new corroboration between the Italian company and a Malaysian enterprise to develop a chassis for Asian market using Rotax Max engines and Mojo Tyres.
RPM Sdn Bhd, a new company owned by KRS will now be solely devoted to race promotions and management. This new company will take over the responsibility of promoting and managing the Rotax Max Challenge as well as the Asia Max Challenge, Rotax Invitational Race.