Jul 30, 2017
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The final day of the Hoosier State Grand Prix completed at New Castle Motorsports Park on Sunday for the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Fikse Wheels and MG Tires. Another perfect day of weather greeted the 150 entries competing in the seven categories around the 1-mile New Castle, Indiana facility. Three tickets […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier State Grand Prix Saturday Report

Jarsocrak and Bertagnoli split headline victories at New Castle Motorsports Park

Jul 29, 2017
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The United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Fikse Wheels and MG Tires – hosted the fifth round of the 2017 championship program Saturday at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, Indiana facility welcomed just over 150 entries to the Hoosier Grand Prix with perfect racing weather throughout the day. Qualifying, two […]

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Jul 28, 2017
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Whether it’s the regular Tuesday Night or one of the few Wednesday Nights on the 2017 Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Karting Series Schedule – one thing hasn’t changed. Welland’s Joey Priestley made his 8th straight visit to St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Victory Lane after winning the Quick Ink Custom Screen Printing Junior 2 Feature […]

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Paddock Insider: 2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier Grand Prix

Third event of series underway at New Castle Motorsports Park

Jul 28, 2017
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is added Trackside coverage, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2017 United States Pro Kart Series Hoosier State Grand Prix at the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. The information will not be […]

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2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier State Grand Prix

July 28-30, 2017: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

Jul 27, 2017
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The third stop of the 2017 United States Pro Kart Series is set for this weekend (July 28-30) at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, Indiana facility will host the Hoosier State Grand Prix, counting for Round Five and Six of the series championship. Also on the line are the three full tickets […]

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Jul 27, 2017
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Mike Giessen has done it again. The owner of 645 Kart Restoration and former national karting champion continues to bring interesting and fast karting products back to life. Last weekend, he along with father Brian, took two vintage laydown machines to the WKA National Road Racing Series event at the Virginia International Raceway in Danville, […]

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EKN TV: 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series On-Board with Brandon Jarsocrak

Ride with KartSport North America / Praga driver en route to victory at New Castle Motorsports Park

Jul 27, 2017
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The first of three major events at the New Castle Motorsports Park took place on July 14-16 as the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series hosted its third event of the 2017 season. Team Empower Nationals was conducted at the New Castle, Indiana facility with just over 150 entries, including a competitive Pro IAME Senior division. Throughout […]

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Jul 27, 2017
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With 94 entries – the highest so far in its young history – the third Kart Prix of this year’s X30 Euro Series took place in Wackersdorf, located in the region of Bavaria, in Germany. Despite several of the main competitors missing this race due to conflicting racing obligations, the meeting still got a record […]

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Jul 27, 2017
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DDS engine fully took the podium on the occasion of the 4th round of the CIK-FIA European Championship in Alahärmä. Two out of three victories, on the other hand, for DDJ engines in the Top 3 positions of OKJ. OK – VORTEX DDS Vortex marks a wonderful triple win with his own DDS engine in […]

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Jul 27, 2017
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After the penultimate appointment of the European Championship of OK class held in Finland, Pourchaire is fourth in the standings and can aim at a prestigious position in the final race. In the fourth round of the European Championship we finished in the top ten with Théo Pourchaire, who takes the fourth place in the […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier State Grand Prix Preview

Third event of season heads to New Castle with IAME International Final tickets on the line

Jul 26, 2017
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The United States Pro Kart Series – presented by FIKSE Wheels and MG Tires – is set for the third event of the 2017 season. The Hoosier State Grand Prix will take place at the New Castle Motorsports Park over the July 28-30 weekend. Nearly 130 entries have pre-registered for the event in the seven […]

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Jul 26, 2017
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Ten young drivers, ranging in age from 16 to 23, have been selected as candidates for this year’s Team USA Scholarship. Ultimately, two winners will follow in the footsteps of a long line of accomplished professional drivers – headed by Jimmy Vasser and Bryan Herta who claimed the first two scholarships in 1990 and 1991, […]

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Jul 26, 2017
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Competitors are preparing for the second to last stop for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at the Wolf Paving Raceway in Dousman, Wisconsin from August 25-27 (See bottom for online registration and entry blank). With the Pre Entry deadline set for August 16th, drivers are awaiting their chance to battle it out one last time before the Grand Nationals […]

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Jul 26, 2017
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The most awaited appointment of the season with the Rental Kart World Contest will take place on the weekend of October 14-15 in Lignano Sabbiadoro on CRG Karts Centurion. The teams title will be awarded on Saturday October 14th, while the drivers title on Sunday October 15th. The Rental Kart World Contest is already among […]

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Race Report: Sanzaru Games Karting Championship – Round Five

Jimmy Casey Outduels Enzo Prevost To Take Feature EVO Electrics Win

Jul 26, 2017
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A hot weekend greeted the large field of drivers who showed up for Race #5 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships at the Simraceway International Karting Center. The drivers were probably thankful on Sunday when a couple of delays in the program forced the Mains to be cut down to 10 laps from the normal […]

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Jul 26, 2017
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Podium for Hiltbrand in the OK round at Alahärmä, Finland. In the penultimate round of the European Championship, Hiltbrand jumps to second place in the absolute ranking, in front of our other driver Vidales. The tough struggle that has always been a CIK-FIA feature is appropriate with the prestige of the winning title. In fact, […]

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Jul 26, 2017
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We want to take a second to apologize for the cancelling of the WKA Gold Cup event at Thompson this weekend. This was an executive decision by WKA that we had no part it. For the people who were upset by the news of them cancelling the event, were still going to host one on […]

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Number of Repeat Winners at Round Six of Los Angeles Karting Championship

Previous victors and a few new names on top of the podium at the CalSpeed Karting Center

Jul 25, 2017
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship hosted the sixth round of the 2017 schedule on July 16 at the CalSpeed Karting Center. Competitors took on the ‘Sportivo’ layout of the Fontana, California facility outside the Auto Club Speedway with bright sunshine providing the perfect weather for a day at the track. With three events remaining, those […]

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EKN Trackside: Can-Am Karting Challenge – Chilliwack Sunday Report

Taskinen, Greenemeier and Wick complete weekend sweeps

Jul 25, 2017
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When your chassis set-up is good, there are times when it’s wise to leave things well enough alone and keep the race wins coming.  Despite the fact that the weather improved for Sunday’s Can-Am Karting Challenge events at Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, five drivers had their chassis and engines dialled in to complete weekend […]

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Rok Cup USA Epcot Challenge Concludes with Four Invitations to Rok International Finals

Weekend full of fun and competitive racing for ROKKERS in Orlando

Jul 25, 2017
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This past weekend the Orlando Kart Center in Orlando, Florida once again played host to the third annual ROK Cup USA Epcot Challenge. A fun and competitive weekend concluded on Sunday afternoon with four ROKKERs earning invitations to the ROK International Finals later this year at the famed South Garda Karting facility in Lonato, Italy. […]

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