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June 23, 2017
EKN Driver Diary: Andrew Byrne – Puget Sound Road Race Association

The following is from Andrew Byrne of Victoria, British Columbia. The 19-year-old began racing a TaG kart at Sumas International Motorsport Academy (SIMA) in northern [...]

June 22, 2017
EKN One-on-One: James O’Brien – eShifterKart.com

The karting industry is full of many individuals with the love and passion for the sport of karting. Select kart shops began in the early days of the sport, passing down the [...]

June 21, 2017
EKN Debrief – Episode 6

The longest podcast yet as the EKN duo of Rob Howden and David Cole sit down to discuss the latest news and reports in karting with the latest EKN Debrief – presented by [...]

June 19, 2017
Vantage Karting Group Taking Over Operations Of Homestead-Miami Kart Track

Homestead-Miami Speedway and newly formed Vantage Karting Group (VKG) Entertainment announced today a new long-term partnership that will allow VKG Entertainment to assume an [...]

News

June 21, 2017
Campbell and Musgrave Score Pro Show Wins at Los Angeles Karting Championship

The Los Angeles Karting Championship resumed its 2017 season by hosting the fifth event on Father’s Day weekend. A number of families celebrated the June 17-18 weekend at the [...]

June 21, 2017
Race Report: Route 66 Sprint Series – Round Two

This past weekend, the Route 66 Sprint Series Presented by MG Tires and Franklin Motorsports held it second round of competition at Michiana Raceway Park in North Liberty, [...]

June 20, 2017
Battle at the Brickyard – Margay Ignite Senior Entry List

The preliminary entry list is out! 36 drivers representing 11 different states have entered so far. It’s not too late to be a part of the action, drivers have until Monday, [...]

June 15, 2017
Race Report: Margay Ignite Challenge Series – Autobahn Country Club

Saturday, June 10 was the first race of the inaugural Ignite Challenge Series at Autobahn Country Club. The Ignite Challenge Series was the first series to race the newly [...]

Features

June 20, 2017
EKN Constructors Championship – June 20

The first half of the 2017 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship is in the books. The summer months are here, with thousands of karters hitting tracks all across North America, enjoying the [...]

June 19, 2017
Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – June 15

Created in 2015, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs 206 racers across North America. The premise is to match up [...]

Columns

June 9, 2017
From the Tower: 2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Liberty Grand Prix

The second event of the 2017 United States Pro Kart Series was held on the June 2-4 weekend at the Pittsburgh International Race Complex. The Wampum, PA facility has hosted the USPKS four times [...]

June 6, 2017
Morning Coffee: The Reality of Opportunities

I’m often asked about running a company like eKartingNews.com, and what we do to fill our days at the desk. This isn’t the time to list the endless work that keeps me in my office for 10-12 hours [...]

Grassroots

May 25, 2017
What is Briggs & Stratton Racing Doing to Protect the Integrity of the 206 Program?

WHEN A RACER REACHES OUT TO US WITH A CONCERN ABOUT THE LATEST RUMOR IT RESONATES FROM A SHARED PASSION TO PROTECT THE INTEGRITY OF THIS PROGRAM, WE TAKE THAT VERY SERIOUSLY. The beauty of a blog [...]

May 21, 2017
EKN Trackside: Can-Am Karting Challenge – Sunday Report

The opening weekend of the Can-Am Karting Challenge featured picture-perfect weather and a tremendous atmosphere at the Horn Rapids Kart Track in Richland, WA. With the opening day of competition [...]

International

June 12, 2017
Decisive Finals in Spain at the CIK-FIA European Championship

The round of Oviedo (E) was a  crucial passage for the CIK-FIA European Championship. In Spain, on the circuit dedicated to the McLaren driver Fernando Alonso, the Championship celebrated its [...]

June 7, 2017
Tuto Super One Series – Round Five Report

The Tuto Super One Series completed its fifth event at the Dorset circuit of Clay Pigeon, featuring the first two rounds of the British Championships for the international classes OK and [...]

EKN Canada

June 19, 2017
Canadian Karting Challenge Takes on Launi Mindbender Layout with Huge Success

Hosted by Innisfil Indy, round two of the Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC) was held June 11 and saw a great day of competitive racing. Also featuring the debut of the Vega Cup for shifter [...]

June 15, 2017
Priestley Remains Undefeated – Culp Wins First Kart Feature

With 4 Events in the books in the Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Karting Series Season, second generation racer Joey Priestley remains undefeated in the Quick Ink Custom Screen Printing Junior 2 [...]

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