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July 25, 2014 USPKS-Pitt-Friday-Tower
Paddock Insider: United States Pro Kart Series – Pittsburgh International Race Complex

EKN’s Paddock Insider brings you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the United States Pro Kart Series at the Pittsburgh [...]

July 24, 2014 USPKS logo
EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Pittsburgh Preview – Part 2

The 2014 United States Pro Kart Series is at the halfway point of the season, with the next stop of the four weekend schedule on the horizon. The Pittsburgh International Race Complex is set to [...]


July 24, 2014 USPKS logo
United States Pro Kart Series – Pittsburgh

The 2014 United States Pro Kart Series is at the halfway point, and now heads to the Pittsburgh International Race Complex in Wampum, PA for Round Five and Six. The four TaG [...]

July 16, 2014 Kaylen Frederick leading the Mini Max field at the Rotax Summer Shootout (Photo: Ken Johnson - Driver of the Month Presented by – June 2014 – Kaylen Frederick

Thanks to the partnership between MAXSpeed Group and, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new [...]


July 23, 2014 Rick Dreezen
First CIK-FIA Titles to be Awarded in Kristianstad

European  karting moves to North, to Sweden, where the first Champions of the season will be crowned. Kristianstad hosts the third and final round of the European Championship of the KZ and KZ2 categories. Lots of [...]

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EKN 101 – Welcome to the NEW

We’d like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the new While the surroundings have been updated, our focused approach to news reports and event coverage remains the same [...]


July 1, 2014 Kyle Smith with his driver Ryan Norberg
Behind the Wrench: The Transition from Driver to Tuner

The following is a new column from driver now tuner Kyle Smith. A driver for a number of years, the 19 year old is currently a student at Penn State University. Now on summer break, Smith is getting in as much karting as possible working as a tuner for Checkered Motorsports while competing in select […]

June 25, 2014 From the Tower - USPKS - MRP
From the Tower: United States Pro Kart Series – South Bend

With the entire day spent up in the tower, watching every on-track session to provide the EKN Trackside Live program, not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. This new ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the stories that developed over a race weekend, those […]