"Seen a few posts like this, again I give credit to Hewitt as I am just a touch late...
Comms are only permitted in practise and endurance racing. I personally use them for practise helping my son with his line positioning, working great for…"
"I agree with the points that Paul has brought up, for sprinting you want your driver as focused as possible. I use a com set bought online to help develop my sons confidence when practising, first set I've bought so far so good... and I can see…"
Thought that was the case, just the reference to practice threw a "thought bubble" some may argue practice is part of the competition? [ unless private of course?]
There IS a test on the rulebook before…"
25.16 Communication and Telemetry:
(a) Radio communication, mobile phones and telemetry aids with the exception of official timing
equipment are not permitted to be used by drivers during competition.
I can see a use in endurance races, ie advising pitcrew of potential on kart problems to fix when they stop etc, advising position etc, discuss tactics on the run etc.
Don't see much use in sprint racing though as what…"
"I understand its against the rules to have any radio communications [ outside assistance] but pit signals via boards are ok [ in endurance racing they are] I think?
I believe Prokart endurance racing allows radio comms??? AKA doesn't."