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February 9, 2016 Billy Musgrave returned to the top step of the S1 Pro podium (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
200 Drivers Kick Off California ProKart Challenge

A record-breaking event to open up the 12th season of the California ProKart Challenge took place on February 5-6 at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Two hundred drivers gathered at the [...]

February 8, 2016 USPKS logo
United States Pro Kart Series Confirms Plans for 2016

Now entering its fourth season, the United States Pro Kart Series is gearing up for another year of growth and exciting racing. Series promoter Mark Coats created the program at the end of 2012, [...]

Features

January 27, 2016 Challenge of the Americas-2016-logo
Challenge of the Americas 2016: Tucson

The 2016 edition of the Challenge of the Americas begins this weekend at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, AZ. Five Rotax and two Shifterkart divisions begin their [...]

January 25, 2016 (Photo: Mazda USA)
EKN One-on-One: Joel Miller – Mazda Prototype Driver

The dream of nearly every young karter today is to one day become a professional race car driver. Many set the bar high with Formula One as the ultimate goal, while others [...]

International

February 9, 2016 Formula Kart Stars logo
Formula Kart Stars Announce FKS ASIA Franchise

Formula Kart Stars, the only karting championship supported by Formula One Management and Formula 1 Teams can confirm the signing of a 5 year franchise deal with Jiuxin Events. The 5 year deal, [...]

February 8, 2016 (Photo: Press.net Images)
American Sargeant Wins OK Debut at WSK Champions Cup

The WSK Champions Cup won its personal duel with the bad weather and the rain. The heated finale of the event was followed by a huge attendance hosted by the Adria Karting Raceway. Paolo De Conto [...]

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February 4, 2016 206 Cup 2016 logo
206 Cup Set for 2016 as Briggs & Stratton Series Continues Growth

The 2016 season of the Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup presented by Noram Racing is set, featuring two new tracks, a revised class structure and a tire that in which the series itself has helped to [...]

February 2, 2016 NHKA logo
NHKA Adds Briggs 206 Senior and Masters Categories

Can you hear the rumble? It’s coming from short tracks all over Canada. It’s lighting fires across the Great Plains. It’s sparking ferocious battles on the streets of Rock Island. It’s Briggs 206 [...]

Columns

February 5, 2016 From the Tower-COTA-Tucson
From the Tower: Challenge of the Americas 2016 – Tucson

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. The‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those that […]

January 8, 2016 01-08-MC-Lead
Morning Coffee – Friday, January 8

It had been a handful of years since I’d made the trek to Daytona for WKA Kartweek, jumping onto a plane bound for Florida while still digesting my second helping of Christmas dinner. After attending a string of the events in the late 2000s, I succumbed to the pressure of logging in some family holiday […]