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August 22, 2014 RIGP-2014-logo Rock Island Grand Prix
Rock Island Grand Prix offers 24-hour discount

In an effort to encourage last minute entries to this year’s Rock Island Grand Prix, the street race is offering a $50 discount on registrations received online between midnight Friday, August 22 [...]

August 17, 2014 USPKS-NewCastle-Sun
EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Sunday Report

The final round of the 2014 United States Pro Kart Series went into the books Sunday following a challenge day at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Weather conditions changed throughout the day, [...]

Features

August 27, 2014 Garrison crossing the line at the Cold Stone US Grand Nationals for the Junior Max victory (Photo: Ken Johnson - Studio52.us)
eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – July 2014 – Austin Garrison

In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. [...]

August 22, 2014 Jake Craig (Photo: Ken Johnson - Studio52.us)
2014 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – August 15

Throughout the period of the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings, opinion have varied on whether the numbers support who truly are the best drivers in the country. Since July 1, [...]

International

August 27, 2014 CIK-FIA logo
European CIK-FIA KF & KFJ Championships End in England

The PF International Circuit of Brandon, a small village in Lincolnshire near the town of Grantham (GB), will host the sixth and last event of the 2014 European CIK-FIA karting season. The 1,382 metres of the [...]

EKN 101

July 16, 2013 EKN screen grab
EKN 101 – Welcome to the NEW eKartingNews.com

We’d like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the new eKartingNews.com. While the surroundings have been updated, our focused approach to news reports and event coverage remains the same [...]

Columns

August 12, 2014 From the Tower-SummerNats
From the Tower: 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals

We spend our entire racedays up in the tower, watching every on-track session while producing our EKN Trackside Live program, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. This new ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, […]

August 7, 2014 USPKS-Pitt-Friday-Tower
From the Tower: United States Pro Kart Series – Pittsburgh

With the entire day spent up in the tower, watching every on-track session to provide the EKN Trackside Live program, not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. This new ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the stories that developed over a race weekend, those […]

EKN Canada

August 27, 2014
Manitoba Karting Association – Round 8 & 9 Report

The weather was hot and sunny for the 2nd doubleheader Race 8 and 9 of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Saturday was Lake of the Woods Insurance and Sunday’s sponsor was Green Team Racing. Highlights of Race # 8 & 9 On Saturday in the Junior 1 Briggs […]

August 21, 2014
Merrittville Speedway – Three Karters Win Third Features as 2014 Season Gets Back on Track

Merrittville Speedway’s 2014 Lucas Oil Kart Weekly Racing Series Season got back on track August 19th with KC Auto Parts Victory Lane greeting some new faces and familiar ones after several rain-outs.. As a follow up to his favorite NASCAR Sprint Cup Driver Jeff Gordon winning his 3rd of the season this weekend, Randy Giroux […]