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August 15, 2017
eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: July 2017 – Brandon Jarsocrak

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 [...]

August 13, 2017
EKN Trackside: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals – Sunday Report

The Superkarts! USA Pro Tour wrapped up a wild run to their eighth season with this weekend’s SummerNationals at the New Castle Motorsports Park. DKC’s Jake French (Sodi Kart) eliminated all [...]

August 12, 2017
EKN Trackside: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals – Saturday Report

The 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour took its penultimate step towards completion at New Castle Motorsports Park and the quality of the racing was in keeping with the level of the competition.  Over [...]

August 11, 2017
Paddock Insider: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals

EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2017 [...]

News

August 15, 2017
Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix Powered by Mediacom To Feature Facebook Live Coverage

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – The Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom is excited to announce that this year’s race will be broadcast on Facebook Live utilizing graphics [...]

August 11, 2017
VKG Entertainment Signs Title Sponsor for Karting Facility at Homestead-Miami Speedway

Vantage Karting Group (VKG) Entertainment is pleased to announce a title sponsor for their newly acquired go kart facility at Homestead-Miami Speedway, welcoming both American [...]

August 9, 2017
EKN Debrief – Episode 8

It is the busiest time of the year for racing…Summer. This weekend is the eighth edition of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals in New Castle, Indiana. Before [...]

August 8, 2017
Race Report: KPX Karting Championship – Round Four

The KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton Round 4 was once again a jammed packed event. Round 4 was hosted by Bluemax Kart Club in Davis, CA. 114 entries [...]

Features

August 16, 2017
Driver Diary: Patrick Britain – KWC 2017

This Driver Diary is from California karter Patrick Britain. A long-time Sport Karting driver, Britain traveled to Madrid, Spain recently to challenge 199 others from around the globe, taking [...]

August 7, 2017
2017 SKUSA Pro Tour – SummerNationals

This weekend is the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour season finale – the SKUSA SummerNationals 2017. The event visits the New Castle Motorsports Park for the third straight year, with the first time [...]

Columns

August 7, 2017
From the Tower: 2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier State Grand Prix

The third event of the 2017 United States Pro Kart Series took teams and drivers to the New Castle Motorsports Park. The Hoosier State Grand Prix was held at the New Castle, Indiana facility on [...]

July 21, 2017
From the Tower: 2017 WKA Manufacuturers Cup Series – New Castle

The third event of the 2017 WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series took place this past weekend at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The Team Empower Nationals were conducted at the New Castle, [...]

Grassroots

August 16, 2017
Briggs & Stratton Clutch Rule Update

8/11/17 – Effective Immediately – Non-impacting In order to maintain the core principals of 206 program the following update to the clutch rule set, section 32, is effective immediately. [...]

August 1, 2017
Race Report: Ignite Challenge Series – Mid-State Kart Club

Saturday, July 29 was the second race of the inaugural Ignite Challenge Series on Mid-State Kart Club’s backwards configuration. The changing track conditions throughout the night along with the [...]

International

August 9, 2017
Massive Investment in New Timekeeping Technology for Karting Australia Clubs

The Karting Australia Board has approved a huge overhaul of the event timing system used across all Karting Australia affiliated Clubs and events. Importantly, it will come at NO COST to State [...]

August 4, 2017
Brazilian Karting Championship Showed How Strong National Motorsport Is

The 52nd Brazilian Karting Championship ended last Saturday, July 22nd. Organized by Confederação Brasileira de Automobilismo – CBA, the dispute lasted 13 days at Kartódromo Beto Carrero, in [...]

EKN Canada

August 1, 2017
Canadian Karting Challenge Set for Shannonville Bear Hunt on August 4-6

With Shannonville Motorsport Park next on the docket for the Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC), a fun-filled weekend of competition is set to be had by all. With a combined event allowing [...]

July 28, 2017
Priestley on Quite a Roll – Wins Eighth Straight Feature to Remain Undefeated

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 [...]

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