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June 28, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
Boon, Gafrarar, Smith Highlight Weekend of Career Firsts in Kershaw for WKA Gold Cup By PR Wire with No comments

Kershaw, South Carolina in June can only mean 1 thing, HEAT!!!!!!! And there was plenty of it this past weekend at Carolina Motorsports Park for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup [...]

June 27, 2016 Pittsburgh International Race Complex
Pittsburgh International Race Complex Suffers Pavement Issues By David Cole with No comments

The following is a letter from Rok Cup USA director Andre Martins regarding the upcoming event at Pittsburgh International Racing Complex. Both the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series and United States [...]

News

June 29, 2016 206 Senior Medium Sunday podium
206 Cup Visits Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park

The Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup held its second race weekend at Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park hosted by Badger Kart Club on June 11-12. Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park is a nationally [...]

June 28, 2016 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
Sanzaru Games Round Four Featured a Rotax Grand Nationals Preview

Round #4 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships was run on the track configuration that the Rotax Grands will be run, this attracted 13 out of region drivers. The drivers got in two or three [...]

Features

June 17, 2016 USPKS-MG-Fikse logo
2016 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

The United States Pro Kart Series resumes this weekend with another trip to the US Air Motorsports Raceway in Shawano, Wisconsin. Following another big event for the Route 66 Sprint Series, this [...]

International

June 29, 2016 Tyler Chesterton
Awning Company Super One Series Round 6 Report

Seven classes packed into the twisty Kent circuit, often called karting’s answer to Brands Hatch.  Those taking a break were the OK, KZ1 and X30, all of Rotax, TKM and Cadet were present.  [...]

Columns

June 29, 2016 Behind the Laptop David Cole
Behind the Laptop: Taking 4-Cycle Racing Into the New Millennium

There is no doubt that the current craze in the sport of karting is that of Briggs & Stratton 206 racing. In the 90s, it was shifterkart racing, the 2000s were all about Touch-and-Go [...]

June 23, 2016 (Photo: EKN)
From the Tower: 2016 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

We spend our entire raceday 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. The [...]

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June 29, 2016 CIJ-graphic-adkins
Christmas in July Under the Lights at Adkins Raceway Park

That’s right, Christmas in July Under the Lights at Adkins Raceway Park. Imagine running at night, into the ‘Monza Wall’ The tower and facility will be lit up with Christmas light’s and there [...]

June 21, 2016 EKNTV-KartSport New Zealand
EKN TV: Briggs Expands 206 Program to New Zealand

  The 206 grassroots movement has been increasing year after year here in the United States and Canada. Tracks across the country are welcoming the American manufactured powerplant as an [...]

PR Wire

June 29, 2016 Ron White Racing logo
Ron White Racing Triumphs at California ProKart Challenge

Ron White Racing has been a fixture of northern California for a number of decades now, continuing to compete at the top level while building a base for the future in the sport of karting. The [...]

June 29, 2016 Comet Racing Engines logo
Comet Racing Engines Win at USPKS Shawano

Nestled in the rolling hills of northern Wisconsin is a kart track that many put on their “favorite track” lists, US Air in Shawano Wisconsin. The Comet Racing Team was on hand for engine [...]

EKN Canada

June 27, 2016 (Photo: EDKRA.ca)
2016 Canada Summer Challenge Set for July 28-31

Following on the success of the inaugural 2015 Summer Challenge that saw numerous drivers going home with cash prizes, fully-paid entries to major events throughout North America, the awarding of [...]

June 24, 2016 Merrittville Speedway logo
Crowe, Corbett and Stratford Win First Kart Features

Three Karters celebrated the first Tuesday of summer with their first Feature Wins June 21st. 2016 Rookie Christopher Crowe won his first career feature in the Vansickle Pet Valu Novice 1 [...]

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