2 copyKarting is the basis of all forms of car racing. Most of the Formula 1 racers in the past or racing currently, started their careers with karting, be it Ayrton Senna, Michael Schumacher, Sebastian Vettel or Lewis Hamilton. Akash Gowda too has been following in the same tradition.

Akash debuted in the year 2011. Competing in the Amaron Karting Challenge, he amazed everyone in his debut season itself by winning the National Amaron Karting Challenge 2011.