Feb 28, 2015
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First racing day on the circuit of Adria (Rovigo, Italy), where the last sessions of qualifying of the WSK Gold Cup took place. The free practice of the morning gave way to qualifying for the KZ2, KF and KF Junior categories. The 60 Mini, the fourth category admitted to the race, will get on track […]

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Feb 27, 2015
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Kart racer Eli Beets continued his command over the Junior classes with a hat trick during round two of the American Kart Racing Association’s (AKRA) Big Eight Million Dollar Series sponsored by Unilli Tires hosted by Dexter Speedway in Dexter, GA.  Feb. 21st.  After round one at Cross Roads Speedway in Jasper, FL $32,000 was […]

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US Open Information Coming Soon From MAXSpeed Entertainment

Rotax and Shifterkart competitors to battle in three race program across the USA

Feb 27, 2015
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As the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour reaches the halfway point, MAXSpeed Entertainment is already actively promoting and planning for the initial US Open program. With the first event set to take place in the middle of May at the Dallas Karting Complex, MAXSpeed Entertainment is planning the launch of their new MAXSpeed Entertainment website, […]

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2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA Program Presented by MG Tires a Success in Orlando

More great racing action at the Orlando Kart Center for round two

Feb 27, 2015
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With a successful round one in the books for the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment, ROK Cup USA drivers would head to the Orlando Kart Center in central Florida this past weekend. While cooler weather greeted drivers at the beginning of the weekend, by the end of the event, that […]

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California ProKart Challenge Travels to Willow Springs

Second round of 2015 championship series set for Rosamond facility

Feb 27, 2015
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The 2015 season is underway for the Superkarts! USA organization, as its flagship regional program – the California ProKart Challenge – is set for its second event of the year. On March 6-7, racers from all over the western half of the United States will converge on the kart track at Willow Springs International Raceway […]

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Feb 27, 2015
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We are proud to announce our newest partnership with Hoosier Racing Tire as title sponsor of the 2015 Karting Challenge club series. As the official tire for all Karting Challenge series divisions (excluding Kid Karts), Hoosier Racing Tire will also sweeten the year-end championship prizes, adding a set of tires and a Hoosier Champion Jacket […]

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Benik Kart Once Again at the Front in Vortex Rok Classes

Multiple podiums for Florida based team

Feb 27, 2015
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Relatively new on the karting scene compared to the much larger teams, BENIK Kart continues to develop a name for themselves on the national level. Competing at the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour this past weekend at the Orlando Kart Center in Orlando, Florida, Team BENIK was once again at the front of the field […]

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2015 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship Events Selected

Program adds more events and Cadet divisions to highlight chassis success across the country

Feb 27, 2015
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eKartingNews.com is happy to announce the structure and events for the 2015 EKN Constructors Championship program. The 2014 season crowned Tony Kart with its fourth straight title, exceeding the rest of the brands throughout the year, as CRG and Top Kart finished completed the podium. For the new season, the EKN CC program is expanding, […]

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Selliken Adds to Podium Total for 2015 at Rotax Challenge of the Americas

Another solid weekend for Rolison Performance Group driver to stay in title chase

Feb 26, 2015
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Rising motorsports star Luke Selliken added to his list of podium finishes on his growing CV following the action at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association for the second stop of the 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas. The February 13-15 event hosted rounds three and four of the six-race championship series, that will award the […]

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EKN EXCLUSIVE: Bushnell Motorsports Park Set for Opening This Summer in Florida

Spaude family set to break ground on new karting facility

Feb 26, 2015
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Central Florida will welcome a new karting facility this year as the Spaude family is set to open Bushnell Motorsports Park. The new track is set to be constructed just off Interstate 75 in Bushnell, Florida, and operate roughly 45 minutes north of Tampa and 45 minutes south of Ocala. Bret and Rebecca Spaude will […]

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Feb 25, 2015
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With the cold winter months slowly coming to an end, the Girard, Ohio based team is still pushing strong in the state of Florida.  Competing in the Florida Pro Kart Series and the Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup program the team has been successful on the Bridgestone and MG tire compounds displaying the adaptability that […]

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Behind the Laptop: The TRUE ‘Kart Life’

Karting is what you make of it

Feb 25, 2015
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Over the last few weeks, karting has hit the mainstream media thanks to the airing of Kart Life on the TruTV cable network. During the 2014 season, a large film crew followed the lives of 10 karting families as they traveled around the country from May through October, filming at a number of events, including […]

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Feb 24, 2015
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Nearly 100 drivers took part in the third and fourth rounds of the six-race Rotax Challenge of the Americas championship series, set to crown champions next month in Sonoma, including four ticket to the 2015 Rotax Grand Finals. It was nearly 100 degrees difference from that of the northern portion of the United States and […]

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ONE MOTORSPORT (ONE) is delighted to announce that following two successful test days at Clay Pigeon Raceway in Dorset, England, they have entered into an agreement appointing Apex Karts Sports (APEX) of North Reading, MA, USA as the exclusive Importer and Distributor of the ONE Kart Range and Accessories within North America. As part of […]

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Race Report: Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA

Kirkwood extends streak to four, Barrichello and Myers split while Peixoto and Malukas earn their first wins

Feb 24, 2015
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The second stop of the new Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA presented by MG Tires was held at the Orlando Kart Center on February 20-22. Nearly 150 drivers from multiple nations took part in the event, enjoying the sunny weather in Florida albeit with some colder temperatures than normal. On track, five […]

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Trenton Estep Joins Team Koene USA

Up and coming driver will make the switch to Team Koene USA

Feb 23, 2015
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Always a front runner, Texan pilot Trenton Estep will make the switch to Team Koene USAfor the remainder of the Rotax karting events in the 2015 season. Beginning this coming weekend at the third and fourth rounds of the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour, Estep will join the Indiana based squad as he looks to […]

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4-Cycle Spring Showdown Set for March 27-28 at PKRA

Unique format featuring six different layouts in 12-hour day scheduled for Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility

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4-Cycle racing continues to grow at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) in Glendale, Arizona. The last two seasons, a group of racers put together a year-end ‘Super Showdown’ that welcomed racers from all over the country. Their ambition and passion for grassroots racing continues, as they are looking to open up the 2015 season […]

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Feb 23, 2015
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A tight and long weekend at South Garda Karting ended with the victory of KZ2 going to Flavio Camponeschi, that of KF to the Dane Nicklas Nielsen, KF Junior’s to the Swede Christian Lundgaard and Mini Rok’s to Luigi Coluccio. Lonato del Garda (Brescia, Italy). The 20th Winter Cup has been blessed with sun in […]

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Feb 23, 2015
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American Kart Racing Association (AKRA) Road Race Series racers will be joined by Michigan Kart Club (MKC) racers for the 2015 season. “I would like to take this opportunity to reintroduce and reacquaint myself with the Road Racing, Sprint(2&4 cycle) Programs,” said AKRA President/CEO Bill McCutcheon. “I am truly excited about AKRA becoming part of […]

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2015 EKN Chassis Showroom: Intrepid

Italian brand continues success and growth worldwide

Feb 23, 2015
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EKN is excited to offer a new editorial series for our readers – our ‘Chassis Showroom’. Over the next couple of months, we will be highlighting many chassis manufacturers and the importers / dealers who are responsible for making these karts available to the North American karting community.  The market is filled with models for […]

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