Skip Barber Racing School to Award $22,000 to Drivers at Florida Winter Tour

Skip Barber Racing School is the official racing school of the Florida Winter Tour

Jan 31, 2013
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Skip Barber Racing School is proud to award prizes for the top registered points scorers of the 2013 Florida Winter Tour (FWT) and continue the 38-year tradition of training champion race car drivers. The partnership with FWT is another example of the Skip Barber Racing School mission to find the best racing talent and give […]

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Ryan Grant’s record setting run at KartSport New Zealand’s annual Mi Sedaap instant noodles-backed CIK Trophy of New Zealand meeting in Wellington has continued, the Aucklander winning the premium senior KZ2 class title for a record-setting sixth time at the KartSport Wellington club’s Wynn’s Raceway at Kaitoke, Upper Hutt on Sunday. The CIK is the […]

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The Director the Northeast Rotax Series and owner of Oakland Valley Race Park in Cuddebackville, NY, Tim Hannen,  announced the 11 race Rotax series noting the addition of the Louden, NH race for 2013. The Northeast Rotax Region was the largest in the U.S. for the 2012 race season, and Tim declared his team at […]

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After starting off their 2013 racing season at the World Karting Association (WKA) Daytona Kartweek in late December, d’Orlando Racing (DRC Inc.) pilots Michael and Nicholas d’Orlando made some major changes before the start of the ultra-competitive and popular Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT). Heading to the Palm Beach International Raceway (PBIR) in […]

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Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) is excited to announce the creation of a five-week points championship, the RACERSITES Cup, beginning on March 13, 2013 and sponsored by RACERSITES, a leading provider of web design, development and management services for clients in racing industries. “I am thrilled about the relationship that RACERSITES has with MMX, and we are proud […]

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Phoenix Kart Racing Association and the Bondurant Rotax Max Series, host race #2 of its spring season on February 3.  Race #2 will run on the PKRA full track, in the clockwise direction, this is the same track and direction as the Rotax Challenge of Americas Event that will be hosted at PKRA from February […]

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January 15 was the opening day of Grand Prix NY’s winter adult racing season. As in the past, there were three weight classes with up to twelve competitors in each class. This season’s format is a 5 lap qualifying session followed immediately by the group’s first 30 lap heat. After all the classes have run […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas Readies for Return to Phoenix

Series reaches halfway point with trip to Phoenix Kart Racing Association circuit February 8-10

Jan 31, 2013
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The Rotax Challenge of the Americas will continue its 2013 season as competitors travel to the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) circuit in Glendale, Arizona on February 8-10. Round three and four of the six-race international Rotax Max Challenge championship series returns to the 3/4-mile course that will host the program for a fifth straight […]

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Jan 31, 2013
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To view photos courtesy of Joe Brittin, click Here Over 200 people attended the 2012 Route 66 Series awards banquet on the evening of January 26 where over $60,000 in awards and merchandise were given out.  The banquet was held at the elegant Crowne Plaza Hotel ballroom in Springfield, IL.  Awards were presented to the point […]

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Winter Kart Show Welcome Number of Attendees for New and Old Karting Products

Mid-State Kart Club hosted event gives karters a chance to begin 2013 early

Jan 31, 2013
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The 2013 edition of the Winter Kart Show took place this past weekend in the OrrBuilding of the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Illinois – hosted by the Mid-State Kart Club. Kart shops and personal vendors filled the 40,000 square foot building for two days of hours, welcoming perfect weather conditions on Saturday while attendees […]

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MIR Race Line Launches Tailor-Made Suits for Karters

MIR 42 suit developed to guarantee maximum freedom of movement while racing

Jan 30, 2013
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MIR Race Line has unveiled an absolute novelty: the MIR 42 suit. A product that blends wearability, aesthetics, comfort and technology, features destined to set new standards in the karting sector. WEARABILITY – The details that make a difference Stripped of belt and pockets, the MIR 42 features pre-shaped sleeves that adapt to the driver’s […]

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NKA is happy to announce our 4-cycle tech team is complete with an All-Star cast leading 4-cycle karting into 2013 and beyond! The purpose of the 4-cycle Tech Team is to bring stability and consistency to rules for 4-cycle karting as well as train tech officials working at NKA sanctioned tracks. The team consists of […]

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Jan 30, 2013
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The next national on the 2013 calendar is the February 8-10 Roebling Road Nationals at Roebling Road Raceway near Savannah, Georgia. Pre-registration for the event closes this Friday, February 1. Competitors may pre-enter online by visiting host club Southern Kart Club’s website at http://southernkartclub.com or by mailing the traditional WKA entry form to the Southern […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – December 2012 – Brian McHattie

Masters driver ends season on high note with double wins at Daytona KartWeek

Jan 30, 2013
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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. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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Driver News: Dylan Tavella Podiums in Florida Winter Tour Opener

GT7 Motorsports/TonyKart pilot comes from the back of the grid to take second place honors

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After a breakout year in 2012, ten-year-old Dylan Tavella recently began his 2013 karting campaign. Taking on the demands of the ultra-competitive and popular Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT) for the opening Rotax weekend, the up-and-coming driver would be near the top of the time sheets of the Rotax Micro Max class throughout […]

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Team News: Pserra Racing Starts Off 2013 Karting Season at Florida Winter Tour

Australian Jack Doohan takes Micro Max victory in debut with Pserra Racing

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Canadian OTK importer Pserra Racing was on hand at the recent Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT) to start off their 2013 racing campaign. Two team drivers would utilize the potent Tony Kart chassis and Pserra power, as young guns Antonio Serravalle and new team recruit Jack Doohan ran in the youngest of the […]

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Jan 29, 2013
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IAME and TS Racing team up to send participants to the IAME International Finals in Lyon, France. The X30 Challenge Senior Class will be run as part of the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series for the 2013 season. The X30 Challenge Senior champion will be the driver on an X30 engine with the highest points total […]

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Jan 29, 2013
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WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series point standings through the Daytona KartWeek Margay Sprint Championships are now posted on WorldKarting.com. Go to http://www.worldkarting.com/index.php/series/george-kugler-bridgestone-manufacturers-cup-series/man-cup-points for the Man Cup points page. All classes except Komet Sportsman run both days for a single national championship. Competitors count the best nine of 12 races toward the championship. Komet […]

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ROK Cup Program Launches in USA for 2013

Program to be introduced in the highly acclaimed Florida Karting Championship Series

Jan 29, 2013
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After careful planning and consideration, OTK USA is excited to bring the world renowned ROK Cup to the United States in 2013, to include the availability of over 100-engines for use by entered drivers of the program in its first year.  Launching as the ROK Cup USA, the internationally successful program will offer the same […]

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Industry News: OTK Brands Dominate First Round of 2013 Rotax Florida Winter Tour

Success Includes Podium Sweeps in Both Headline Senior Max and Junior Max

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Starting off its 2013 campaign early, OTK Karting Brands took the first round of the famed Florida Winter Tour Rotax event by storm, dominating five of the seven categories, with the best results of any chassis manufacturer this past weekend. OTK Brands enjoyed double-race winners in three of the seven categories.  Double race wins in […]

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