kartSTART Gets Ready to Start Its 2018 Cross-Canada Tour



TORONTO, ONTARIO, Jun 19, 2018 – Canadians are invited to join in on a fun during a competition lane this summer as kartSTART Presented by Toyota celebrates a eighth year providing hands on drivers’ haven preparation to kids opposite Canada.

Led by late veteran competition automobile driver, Russ Bond, and sponsored by Toyota, a ASN Canada FIA haven permitted module has helped over 6000 kids settle an early substructure for protected and obliged pushing regulating a automobile usually their distance – a go-kart!

Beginning Jun 30, kartSTART will revisit 10 cities opposite Canada, including a new stop combined to a debate in Ottawa, Ontario.  By renouned demand, a module will also lapse to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, where it final visited in 2015.

“What’s good about a kartSTART module is kids are not usually given a event to knowledge being behind a circle of a motorized car (many for a initial time), though they’re apropos informed with motorist haven good before they can get a license,” pronounced Cyril Dimitris, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Toyota Canada Inc. “kartSTART is assisting emanate a better, safer destiny for a drivers of tomorrow.”


Mobility for all: kartSTART introduces new, permitted go-kart

New to this year’s module is a professionally designed go-kart done permitted for kids with earthy disabilities so that they can expostulate too! The permitted go-kart looks a same as a other karts, though with hand-controlled stifle and braking incorporated into a pattern of a steering wheel.

As a mobility company, Toyota is committed to ancillary a origination of a some-more thorough multitude where each particular has a leisure to move.

Jonak Motorsport, one of Canada’s heading racing phony and replacement companies, was tasked with designing, building and contrast kartSTART’s permitted go-kart. The association specializes in high-end projects, from restoring selected Formula 1 cars, to building safe, racing peculiarity go-karts.  Jonak Motorsport has been a partner of kartSTART for 8 years and has been instrumental in building a specialized swift of karts for a program.

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“I’m anxious about this year’s additions to a 2018 kartSTART program,” pronounced Russ Bond, owner of kartSTART Presented by Toyota. “With a new permitted go-kart, we now have a ability to emanate a some-more thorough environment, where mobility is no longer a separator for children with earthy disabilities inspiring a reduce limbs.”


2018 kartSTART Presented by Toyota National Tour Dates


For some-more information, and to haven a mark in a 2018 kartSTART Presented by Toyota Nationwide Tour, greatfully revisit or contact:

Website: www.kartstart.ca

Facebook: kartSTART.ca

Telephone: 647-401-5153

Email: [email protected]


About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles.  Toyota has sole over 5 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships.  Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness in a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive.  TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver.  Toyota operates dual production comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 7 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota Corolla, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid.