1986 BIREL T17 KART

This Italian-built Birel kart was driven by former Formula One World Champion, Mika Hakkinen in the Formula A 135cc class of the Finnish Karting Championship and the overseas Formula K series.

Hakkinen won his fourth karting championship with this kart in 1986, after winning his first ever junior karting race 11 years earlier.

 
United Autosports restored this 1986 Birel T17 Kart racing car, driven by Mika Hakkinen.
Chassis0125
ManufacturerBirel
SeriesFinnish Karting Championship
TeamBirel
DriverMika Hakkinen
Performance Statistics18 horsepower, 0-60 in 3.6 seconds, 80mph top speed