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February 23, 2017
EKN Trackside: 2017 Challenge of the Americas – Phoenix Preview

The month of February signals the annual trip for Challenge of the Americas program to visit the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona. The premier winter [...]

February 22, 2017
EKN One-on-One: Tom Kutscher – Superkarts! USA

The 2016 season was a big one for Superkarts! USA, the promoter of the sport’s largest national karting series. The SKUSA Pro Tour drew tremendous numbers and did its part to [...]

February 21, 2017
Janowski Named Director of Competition for Superkarts! USA Pro Tour

A new era is underway at Superkarts! USA as the company begins the eighth season of their industry-leading SKUSA Pro Tour. Launched in 2010, the championship series has seen [...]

February 16, 2017
EKN One-on-One: Gina French – Texas ProKart Challenge

The State of Texas has always been a hotbed of American karting, developing extremely talented drivers who have gone on to achieve considerable success in WKA, IKF and SKUSA [...]

News

February 23, 2017
WKA Winter Cup Resumes This Weekend in Jacksonville

The first official event of the 2017 karting season was the World Karting Association Daytona KartWeek at the famous Daytona International Speedway. While the Daytona Beach, [...]

February 20, 2017
United States Pro Kart Series Hits Television

If you happened to be on Facebook last night, you would have seen a number of posts about seeing karting on television. At 8pm Eastern, CBS Sports Network was broadcasting for [...]

February 17, 2017
Nitro Kart Reveals New Dealer

Nitro Kart is excited to announce their newest dealer, AKT Racing. AKT is one of the most competitive race teams in the cadet category in the Florida region, and supports all [...]

February 16, 2017
Women in Motorsport Commission Partners with CIK-FIA and Academy Trophy

The FIA Women in Motorsport Commission (WiMC) is pleased to announce the renewal of partnership with the CIK-FIA. The aim is to designate one young female driver between 12 to [...]

Features

February 23, 2017
2017 Challenge of the Americas – Phoenix

The second stop of the 2017 Challenge of the Americas is set for the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona. The February 24-26 will welcome the best Rotax, Shifter, and [...]

February 15, 2017
OnTrack: CSK Racing – VLR Emerald

It’s not uncommon for the EKN office to receive invitations to drive karts in club and regional events, and trust me, if we had the time and an unlimited travel budget, I’m sure that David and I [...]

Columns

February 20, 2017
Behind the Laptop: Wisconsin – The Heartland of Karting in the United States

The month of February can be a frigid reminder of why people like to live in the southern half of the United States. Each winter, cold weather blows painfully through the northern states, [...]

February 8, 2017
Behind the Laptop: The Karting GOAT

Coming off a historic Super Bowl performance on Sunday, Tom Brady is now considered by many as the GOAT (Greatest Of All Time) quarterback in the National Football League. His five Super Bowl [...]

Grassroots

February 21, 2017
Race Recap: GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge – Round 1

An unprecedented and record-high, 139 entries highlighted the series opener for Round One of the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge on Saturday. Round One began the 12-Round club championship [...]

February 14, 2017
61 Kartway Adds Ignite Junior and Senior

61 Kartway and Margay Racing LLC has announced that the Ignite Junior and Senior classes will be added to 61 Kartway’s class structure for 2017. Over the past three seasons, the Ignite spec [...]

International

February 20, 2017
Iglesias, Travisanutto, Thompson and Spina Claims Wins at 22nd Winter Cup in Lonato

The 22nd edition of the Winter Cup of Lonato has been exciting and tight, producing a lot of karting spectacle for the numerous spectators present at this important international event. A total [...]

February 15, 2017
New Season and New Champions at the Rotax Winter Cup 2017

The 2017 Rotax Winter Cup got off to an exciting start for the new season at the Kartodromo Internationale Lucas Guerrero circuit at Valencia in Spain. Friday saw qualifying run under perfect [...]

EKN Canada

January 26, 2017
Former Starter Mastroianni is New Merrittville Kart Race Director

Growing up watching the races Saturday Nights, it didn’t take long before Joey Mastroianni was a racer himself after joining Merrittville’s Tuesday Night Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series as a 13 [...]

January 20, 2017
Canadian Karting Challenge Announces 2017 Schedule

Entering their fourth season of competition, the Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC) is set for yet another exciting year. Offering a six-race championship for all Canadian Karting Challenge and [...]

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