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September 3, 2015 2015 RoboPong 200-logo
2015 RoboPong 200 at New Castle Motorsports Park Set for September 19-20

The 12th annual Robopong 200 will take the green flag on Sunday, September 20 at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The RoboPong 200 is karting’s best known TaG endurance race with 50+ teams [...]

September 1, 2015 TJ Patrick (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Back to Basics: TJ Patrick Planning Return to Sport

Over the past 10 years, you might have seen him pop-up in the background during the regular television coverage of an IndyCar or NASCAR Sprint Cup, providing support for his daughter Danica [...]

Features

September 3, 2015 EKN Constructors Championship logo
EKN Constructors Championship – September 3

The 2015 karting season is in the final stages. Championship battles are finishing up in certain areas, while other racing programs are gearing up for the final rounds of the [...]

September 1, 2015 2015 Rock Island Grand Prix logo
2015 Rock Island Grand Prix

It’s that time. The calendar has flipped over to September, and Labor Day weekend is upon us. That means to load up the kart in the trailer and head out to the annual Rock [...]

International

September 3, 2015 Ricciardo-Monza
Ricciardo Back to His Karting Roots in Monza

Like the majority of Formula 1 drivers, Daniel Ricciardo got his first taste of motor sport at the wheel of a go-kart and while many Grand Prix stars still enjoy a fun karting session, the Australian has gone one [...]

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August 25, 2015 4-Cycle Super Showdown
2015 4-Cycle Super Showdown Registration Open

The 2015 4-Cycle Super Showdown Preregistration is currently open. Once again the Super Showdown is being held at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association’s (PKRA) track located in Phoenix Arizona. [...]

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August 27, 2015 (Photo: EKN)
From the Tower: 2015 United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle

The 2015 United States Pro Kart Series closed out the season this past weekend at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The third year of the growing race program saw record numbers throughout the four events on the season, crowning eight different drivers as champions Sunday evening during the awards ceremonies. For complete coverage, visit the […]

August 7, 2015 Four-cycle club racing is one of the core components of karting's foundation
(Photo: Debbie-Jo Zardo)
Morning Coffee – Friday, August 7

In the many discussions that I’ve had with racers and members of the karting industry in recent years, I often hear the statement that ‘karting is broken’ or that ‘it’s all upside down’. Your personal view likely depends on where you find yourself within the different levels of karting, but from someone who regularly connects […]