Top Stories

December 19, 2014 KeepFightingAyrton
#KeepFightingAyrton – Climo Returns Home

More than four months after his accident at the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship event in Quebec, Canada, kart driver Ayrton Climo has returned to his Reston, Virgina home for the first [...]

December 15, 2014 Rubens Barrichello
(Photo: barrichello.com.br)
Rubens Barrichello Confirmed for Rok Cup at Florida Winter Tour

Rubens Barrichello has officially confirmed his presence at the Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup weekends for 2015. The Formula One driver will be racing under the Ocala Gran Prix banner at Homestead [...]

Features

December 18, 2014 Jake Craig finishes 2014 as the top pilot in the EKN TaG Driver Rankings (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
2014 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – 2014 Final Standings

2014 is the eighth year of the eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings, with now eight different drivers finishing the season at the top of the standings. Twelve months of racing [...]

December 17, 2014 Andy Seesemann (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
EKN Fast Five: Andy Seesemann – Rotax Challenge of the Americas

The 2015 season is about to kick off, with the first event of the new year set for January 9-11 as the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program begins its eighth season. With [...]

International

December 19, 2014 CIK-FIA logo
Vega, LeCont and Bridgestone Named Official Tires for CIK-FIA in 2015

Following a fax vote, the World Motor Sport Council of the FIA has taken a number of decisions concerning the selection of tenders for the CIK-FIA Championships, Cups and Trophies as follows: Fuel – Panta has [...]

#OperationGrassroots

December 18, 2014 Briggs LO206
2015 Briggs & Stratton 206 Rules Released

The official 2015 Briggs & Stratton 206 Rule Set is now available online at www.BriggsRacing.com.  “If you have the first-ever 206 engine we built in the Fall of 2008 you can win a [...]

Columns

December 8, 2014 Behind the Laptop David Cole
Behind the Laptop: 10 Years and Still Going

The months of November and December feature a bit of celebration for me, personally. A little over 10 years ago, a man asked me to come into his family and his business, to be part of what I considered to be a dream job. How could I say ‘no’…I was waiting tables every night, while […]

December 2, 2014 From the Tower-SuperNats XVIII
From the Tower: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVIII

We spend our entire racedays up in the tower, watching every on-track session while producing our EKN Trackside Live program, so 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 accounts that develop over a race weekend, […]