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January 22, 2015 Showroom-Parolinv4
2015 EKN Chassis Showroom: Parolin

EKN is excited to offer a new editorial series for our readers – our ‘Chassis Showroom’. Over the next couple of months, we will be highlighting many chassis manufacturers and the importers [...]

January 21, 2015 (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
Alan Rudolph Launches His Own Driving School and Takes Ownership in New Texas Racing Complex

Changing the motorsports and karting market in Texas, SpeedsportZ Racing Park,part of the Grand Texas project, is pleased to announce a new face and name to their growing operation. Stepping up [...]

Features

January 26, 2015 Wesley Boswell
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EKN One-on-One: Wesley Boswell

Wesley Boswell is possibly one of the most recognizable faces that you see in the karting paddock at the national level. It could be a WKA or USPKS race on the east coast, or [...]

January 20, 2015 Brandon Lemke on top of the Yamaha Junior podium at the WKA Daytona KartWeek 2014 event (Photo: Brandon Lemke Racing)
eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – December 2014 – Brandon Lemke

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. [...]

International

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2014 CIK-FIA Champions Awarded in Milan

CIK-FIA celebrated their champions last Saturday in Milan, during the annual prize-giving ceremony organized by the promoter WSK Promotion. All the big names of international karting gathered to give their tribute [...]

#OperationGrassroots

January 23, 2015 206 Cup logo Briggs
Operation Grassroots: Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup

After successfully introducing the Briggs and Stratton 206 engine at their local club in 2010 and then phasing completely to the motor package in 2013, 206 Cup series founders Steve Vermeer and [...]

Columns

January 14, 2015 COTA-Tucson-2015-Tower
From the Tower: Rotax Challenge of the Americas – Tucson

Thanks to our popular EKN Trackside Live program, we spend our entire racedays up in the tower, watching every on-track session, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. This new ‘From the Tower’ column provides us with the opportunity to delve deeper into some of the interesting stories develop over […]

January 2, 2015 While we had a great vantage point of the action at the Modesto Grand Prix, David put in the hours all weekend, staying up until 4 am after the late Saturday night marathon
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Thank you, David Cole

When you’re in your 20s, rocking and rolling and ‘making things happen’, you scoff at the 40-something set when they tell you to stop and take a second to look around, to smell those roses. But this is sound advice. Life moves pretty fast, and it never stops, and one day you’re in your mid-40s […]