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February 10, 2016 Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona will host the 2016 Superkarts! USA SpringNationals on April 29-May 1 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
Superkarts! USA Releases Updates Regarding Pro Tour SpringNationals

The Superkarts! USA staff could not have asked for a better launch to the 2016 season than what they received this past weekend when over 200 drivers invaded Buttonwillow Raceway Park for the [...]

February 9, 2016 Billy Musgrave returned to the top step of the S1 Pro podium (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
200 Drivers Kick Off California ProKart Challenge

A record-breaking event to open up the 12th season of the California ProKart Challenge took place on February 5-6 at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Two hundred drivers gathered at the [...]

Features

January 27, 2016 Challenge of the Americas-2016-logo
Challenge of the Americas 2016: Tucson

The 2016 edition of the Challenge of the Americas begins this weekend at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, AZ. Five Rotax and two Shifterkart divisions begin their [...]

January 25, 2016 (Photo: Mazda USA)
EKN One-on-One: Joel Miller – Mazda Prototype Driver

The dream of nearly every young karter today is to one day become a professional race car driver. Many set the bar high with Formula One as the ultimate goal, while others [...]

International

February 10, 2016 KSP_336_2098
Successful First International Competition for OK and OK-Junior

From 4th to 7th February 2016 at the Adria Raceway Karting (ITA), the WSK Champions Cup hosted the first international Competition of the new OK and OK-Junior categories on the circuit that will [...]

February 9, 2016 Formula Kart Stars logo
Formula Kart Stars Announce FKS ASIA Franchise

Formula Kart Stars, the only karting championship supported by Formula One Management and Formula 1 Teams can confirm the signing of a 5 year franchise deal with Jiuxin Events. The 5 year deal, [...]

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February 4, 2016 206 Cup 2016 logo
206 Cup Set for 2016 as Briggs & Stratton Series Continues Growth

The 2016 season of the Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup presented by Noram Racing is set, featuring two new tracks, a revised class structure and a tire that in which the series itself has helped to [...]

February 2, 2016 NHKA logo
NHKA Adds Briggs 206 Senior and Masters Categories

Can you hear the rumble? It’s coming from short tracks all over Canada. It’s lighting fires across the Great Plains. It’s sparking ferocious battles on the streets of Rock Island. It’s Briggs 206 [...]

Columns

February 5, 2016 From the Tower-COTA-Tucson
From the Tower: Challenge of the Americas 2016 – Tucson

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. The‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those that […]

January 8, 2016 01-08-MC-Lead
Morning Coffee – Friday, January 8

It had been a handful of years since I’d made the trek to Daytona for WKA Kartweek, jumping onto a plane bound for Florida while still digesting my second helping of Christmas dinner. After attending a string of the events in the late 2000s, I succumbed to the pressure of logging in some family holiday […]