IAME Series UAE Championship Overview

The IAME Series UAE is a premier kart racing championship in the United Arab Emirates. 

The 2021 / 2022 championship runs over 7 rounds with race events taking place at RAK Track and other circuits in the UAE. 

In addition to the 7 round UAE championship our IAME powered racers also compete in the annual IAME Middle East Cup, IAME Summer Series and UAE National Day Cup.

The top 2 finishers in each championship category of the IAME Series UAE win entry to represent the country at the IAME World Final 2022.


The IAME Series caters for drivers wishing to race in a competitive kart race series from the age of 5 years upwards. Each class is defined by an age range and a minimum weight limit for kart & driver in order to provide a level playing field for all competitors.

Classes available in the IAME Series are:

  • Bambino for competitors aged 5 to 8 years old
  • X30 Mini for competitors aged 8 to 12  years old
  • X30 Junior for competitors aged 12 to 15 years old
  • X30 Senior for competitors aged 15 Years +
  • X30 Master for competitors aged 30 Years +
  • Gearbox for competitors aged 15 Years +


Racing in the IAME Series UAE takes place at RAK Track, Sharjah Kart Track, Al Forsan and other circuits.

Race events are held on a Saturday and run the following format:

  • Timed Qualifying
  • Heat Race
  • Pre-Final
  • Final

The top three finishers in each class are awarded trophies after the final race at the podium prize giving.

Each competitor scores points from the Pre-Final and Final races that go towards their championship points total.

Championship Awards

Championship awards are presented to the top three finishers in each class of the IAME Series UAE. The championship winners are decided by totalling all the points earned from each of the 7 rounds in the series. 

The top two championship winners from each class are awarded an entry ticket to the IAME World Final.

The IAME World Final features drivers from all around the world who win entry to the event from their home country championships. 

Entry Fees

  • IAME Series - Entry Fee - AED 790 per Round
  • IAME Series - 7 Rounds package - AED 4,425 for all 6 rounds - paid in advance

  • IAME Bambino Cup - Entry Fee - AED 315 per Round