New Rotax MAX jetting guide application

15 September 2016

  • Designed to expand service to Rotax kart customers
  • Free of charge for Android and iOS devices
  • Setting up the main jet based on the ambient conditions

Gunskirchen, Austria, September 15, 2016 – The ‘ROTAX MAX JETTING GUIDE’ is an application for Android and iOS devices and was designed to assist Rotax MAX evo kart drivers in setting up a recommended main jet based on weather conditions and engine type. The application is available free of charge.

To find the perfect set up for the next kart race is challenging. Various outside influences such as altitude, weather conditions like temperature, humidity made it difficult to choose the right value for the main jet.

“Our goal was to offer our customers a tool which is easy to use. The ‘ROTAX MAX JETTING GUIDE’ is easy to handle and its features are being used for all Rotax kart evo engines”, said Helmut Voglsam, head of Rotax kart engines. “We are confident that the user will appreciate the advantage of the simple set up compared to other applications.” The perfect set up will be calculated automatically by using only one button and requires a GPS signal. The second step is to select your engine configuration. If there is no GPS or internet access available, the application also runs manually. In this case the user has to fill in the weather conditions and altitude itself. By clicking the button “calculation” the recommended set up of the main jet will show up immediately. In case another set up calculation is necessary to be made – e.g. for a second engine, one simply has to press the button “reset” and the next calculation can be made.

Depending on the preference, the user can choose between the metric and the imperial system – Celsius or Fahrenheit and meter or feet to get its data. “The ROTAX MAX JETTING GUIDE application is ready to be downloaded in the app store (AndroidTM), (iOS) and if more information is required, a detailed description is available on the Rotax karting website”, said Voglsam.

About BRP-Rotax

BRP-Rotax, the subsidiary of BRP Inc. in Gunskirchen, Austria is a leader in the development and production of innovative 4- and 2-stroke high performance Rotax engines for BRP products such as Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am all-terrain, side-by-side vehicles and Spyder roadsters as well for motorcycles, karts, ultra-light and light aircraft. In the last 50 years, the company has developed more than 350 engine models for recreational vehicles and produced over 7 million engines.

 About BRP

BRP (TSX:DOO) is a global leader in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and marketing of powersports vehicles and propulsion systems. Its portfolio includes Ski-Doo and Lynx

snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am all-terrain and side-by-side vehicles, Can-Am Spyder roadsters, Evinrude and Rotax marine propulsion systems as well as Rotax engines for karts, motorcycles and recreational aircraft. BRP supports its line of products with a dedicated parts, accessories and clothing business. With annual sales of over CA$3.8 billion from over 100 countries, the Company employs approximately 7,900 people worldwide.

Ski-Doo, Lynx, Sea-Doo, Evinrude, Rotax, Can-Am, Spyder and the BRP logo are trademarks of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. or its affiliates. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.




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