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September 30, 2016 ocala-gran-prix-logo
Ocala Gran Prix Adds IAME and MG Racing Tires Product Lines By David Cole with No comments

Ocala Gran Prix is proud to announce a new partnership with IAME engines and MG Racing Tires. The central Florida facility and kart shop is a vital part to the growth and expansion of karting, [...]

September 30, 2016 Matt Hamilton defended his Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix victory in the S1 Pro division (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
Hamilton and Craig Shine in SKUSA Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix By Rob Howden with No comments

For the sixth straight year, Superkarts! USA has capped its California ProKart Challenge season on the BLVD of Lancaster, California, and once again a record turnout of the West Coast’s most [...]

September 30, 2016 The Route 66 Sprint Series heads to Springfield, Illinois to wrap up the 2016 championship chase (Photo: Kathy Churchill - Route66kartracing.com)
Series Finale On Tap for Route 66 Sprint Series at Springfield By David Cole with No comments

The 2016 season for the Route 66 Sprint Series is set to finish up at the Mid-State Kart Club facility on October 7-9. Racers took the month of September off, following the Princess Snow Gear [...]

September 25, 2016 Brandon Lemke won his first IAME Senior victory on the season (Photo: EKN)
EKN Trackside: 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Grand Nationals Sunday Report By David Cole with No comments

The final day of the 2016 season for the WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series was completed on Sunday at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Bright sunshine greeted the racers at the Top Kart [...]

News

September 30, 2016 MAXSpeed Group logo
MAXSpeed Group Questions and Answers on 2017 Rotax Products

The kart racing industry has been asking, and Rotax has listened.  Inside the head office of Rotax, months of research, development and refinement to the very process we know as ‘engine [...]

September 30, 2016 wka-speedway-dirt-logo
Maxxis Tire Returns to WKA Daytona Dirt World Championship

Officials of World Karting Association and GoldSpeed USA are proud to announce the latest edition of the Daytona Dirt World Championships, set to run December 27-30 at Daytona International [...]

September 29, 2016 the-ridge-motorsports-park
Puget Sound Road Race Association to Host 2017 IKF Road Race Grand Nationals

A crown jewel of motorsports circuits was constructed in the state of Washington at the end of 2011. The Ridge Motorsports Park is a unique layout that incorporated the rolling hills and natural [...]

September 29, 2016 rotax-125-junior-max_mini-max
2017 Features on Rotax 125 MAX evo Engine Series

To provide the latest technology in karting, BRP-Rotax constantly verifies any input of the market to make its products even better. Since the launch of the new engine series there have been [...]

Features

September 21, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2016 Grand Nationals

The 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series is set to close out this weekend at the New Castle Motorsports Park. This is the second trip to the central Indiana facility, with the championships in the [...]

International

September 30, 2016 (Photo: kartpix.net)
Awning Company Super One Series Final Round: PF International

Eleven classes and 280 competitors set the scene for an exciting Super One finalé at the UK’s best appointed circuit, PF International.  Three titles had been settled prior to this last round, [...]

Columns

September 14, 2016 (Photo: EKN)
From the Tower: Rock Island Grand Prix 2016

For 13 straight years, I have traveled west to the Quad Cities area to cover the rare and exciting Rock Island Grand Prix. For the 22nd time, a non-profit volunteer-based group and diehard race [...]

August 26, 2016 Weekend winners from the fourth stop of the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series (Photo: EKN)
From the Tower: 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Pittsburgh

We spend our entire raceday up in the tower, watching every on-track session as we produce our EKN Trackside Live program, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. The ‘From [...]

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September 28, 2016 sr-fresno KPX
Race Report: Round 4 of the KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton Racing

Kerman Kart Club hosted Round 4 of the KPX Karting Championship at the Fresno Fairgrounds parking lot. Ron Perry and Kerman Kart Club put in endless efforts to create a one of kind racing [...]

September 27, 2016 Tri-C Karters logo
Tri-C Karters Round 4 Report

Fall was definitely in the air as racers took to the track for Round 4 of the Tri-C Karters club series.  The crisp morning temperatures turned to a comfortably warm afternoon, making for a great [...]

PR Wire

September 30, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
Gonzalez and Lemke Double Down at WKA Top Kart USA Grand National

The return to New Castle Motorsports Park for the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals held significant meaning for many, as the season finale would identify the 2016 national champions in the 8 [...]

September 30, 2016 16dkmgenk1880jc-kosmic
Kosmic: Pourchaire Wins in OKJ Class in Kerpen

The Deutsche Kart Meisterschaft can be recorded with a good success of Pourchaire in OKJ class and two second places, with Basz (OK) and Hajek (KZ2). The final round of the DKM, fifth one held in [...]

EKN Canada

September 16, 2016 ekntv-canada-national-championships-briggs-senior-2016
EKN TV: 2016 Canadian Karting Championship – Briggs & Stratton 206 Senior Main Event

The 2016 Canadian Karting Championships were held over the Labor Day weekend at the Academie de karting Jim Russell facility in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec. Among the Rotax and Shifterkart categories, [...]

September 13, 2016 jacob-mamo-wins-first-kart-feature
Mamo and Lavallee Win First Features – Kaiser, Lampman, Slack & Majuery Win First Titles in 2016 Kart Finale

Merrittville Speedway’s 2016 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Season concluded Tuesday September 6th with a number of firsts. Making their first visits to St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts [...]

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