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October 31, 2014 Logo-SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII
MG Tires Named Title Sponsor of Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVIII

The 18th edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals will be underway outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in less than 20 days. Over 500 drivers from around the world will converge on [...]

October 30, 2014 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
Cold Stone and MG Tires to Provide Major Support for 2015 Florida Winter Tour

After stepping up to the plate to support several US Rotax programs in 2014 Cold Stone Creamery will continue their support of more MAXSpeed promoted programs in 2015. Putting their name on the [...]

Features

October 29, 2014 Joey Wimsett
Driver Diary: Joey Wimsett – CIK-FIA KZ2 Super Cup

It is a long list for legends in shifterkart racing for North America and the United States. Valiante, Elliott, White, Speed, Carlton…they all at one time were the best [...]

October 28, 2014 Chloe Chambers
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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – September 2014 – Chloe Chambers

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

International

October 31, 2014 Grand Finals qualifiers
Final Showdown at the ROTAX International Open

From 20st to 26th of October 2014 the ROTAX MAX International Open marked the last showdown of the year 2014 and afforded a last chance opportunity to drivers, aiming for the ROTAX MAX Grand Finals in November. [...]

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October 30, 2014 4-Cycle Super Showdown
4-Cycle Super Showdown Set for This Weekend in Phoenix

This weekend marks the second annual 4-Cycle Super Showdown presented by Briggs & Stratton at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona.  For the past 11 months, [...]

Columns

October 31, 2014 Drivers need to acknowledge the Yellow flag more in racing
Morning Coffee: Friday – October 31

I’m sure that many of our fellow EKN gearheads watched with obvious shock and sadness the extremely unfortunate accident at the Japanese Grand Prix in which F1 driver Jules Bianchi went off-track navigating the course during a torrential rainstorm that had earlier caused Adrian Sutil to leave the racing surface and make contact with the […]

October 24, 2014 (Photo: Studio52.us)
From the Tower: Cold Stone Rotax Pan American Challenge 2014

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, […]

EKN Canada

October 6, 2014 Brandon Berard
Race Report: Manitoba Karting Association – Rene Berard Enduro Classic & Race 10

The weather was warm and sunny for the doubleheader Rene Berard Enduro Classic and Race # 10 of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Saturday’s Rene Berard Enduro Classic was Red River CO-OP and Sunday’s race # 10 season finale sponsor was BRE Racing. Highlights of Rene Berard Enduro […]

October 2, 2014 EKN E logo
Fourth Annual SKC & TKC KARTfest Thanksgiving Enduro

The Simcoe and the Toronto kart clubs are celebrating their 4th Annual KARTfest Thanksgiving Enduro this Sunday, Oct. 5 at 3-S Go Karts in Sutton. Practice is available all week, and camping is always free.  Pre-Registration opens on Saturday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Race day entry fees: $80.00, or $50.00 each if shared […]