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January 12, 2017
EKN One-on-One: Buddy Long – World Karting Association

For over 40 years, the World Karting Association has been a vital component of the sport’s foundation in the United States.  At one time, the WKA led the way in the management [...]

January 11, 2017
Full Season Scheduled for EKN Live 2017

The 2017 season kicked off just before the calendar turned over on the year with yet another running of the prestigious and popular World Karting Association Daytona KartWeek. [...]

January 10, 2017
Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – 2016 Final Rankings – East

In March 2015, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs LO206 racers across North America. The [...]

January 9, 2017
2017 EKN Chassis Showroom: CKR

EKN is excited to offer an exclusive editorial series for our readers – the ‘Chassis Showroom’. Over the next couple of months, we will be highlighting many chassis [...]


January 13, 2017
New York Race Complex Set for 2017

2017 is off to a furious pace as the news and developments just keep getting better for competition karting! We are ecstatic as the news keeps getting better, releasing our [...]

January 12, 2017
TBT: Challenge of the Americas – Willow Springs 2008

The Challenge of the Americas is set to kick off its 10th season this month, with the opening event scheduled for January 27-29 at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, [...]

January 9, 2017
Boyers 4 Wins Leads All WKA Daytona KartWeek Road Race Winners

The beginning of a new year for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting also ushered in great new momentum to the series, as over 500 entries [...]

January 6, 2017
USPKS and Route 66 Sprint Series Tighten Tech on Yamaha Engines

In response to concerns raised by Yamaha competitors and industry engine builders, the USPKS and Route 66 series have moved to eliminate some of the “gray” areas that have [...]


December 27, 2016
WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Daytona KartWeek 2016

It’s that time of the year, where racers converge on the sunshine state of Florida for the WKA Daytona KartWeek. Dirt, Road Race, and Sprint racers will contest the three unique events at the [...]

December 22, 2016
EKN Constructors Championship – 2016 Final Standings

The karting market is filled with a number of chassis brands, manufactured from right here in the USA, to Europe and all the way down under in Australia. For many, the North American market is [...]


January 16, 2017
Morning Coffee: The Engine Claim Rule

Now that we’re halfway through January, it’s really starting to feel like the new season is up and running.  The final weeks of 2016 felt like a whirlwind, as we came off a month of preparations [...]

January 13, 2017
Behind the Laptop: State of the Sport – National Programs

The 2017 season is happening now. In year’s past, it took some time for the racing year to get busy. In today’s world, karting is happening every weekend – 52 weeks a year. No matter where [...]


January 13, 2017
Monterey Bay Karters Announces Sixth Running of Syd White Enduro

Monterey Bay Karters (MBK) will be hosting the sixth running of the annual Syd White Enduro featuring some of the best 4-cycle kart drivers and teams throughout Northern California, Central [...]

December 13, 2016
TNT Kartways To Add Ignite Junior and Senior Classes

TNT Kartways in West Quincy, MO and Margay Racing LLC have announced that the Ignite Junior and Senior classes will be added to TNT’s class structure for 2017. Over the past three seasons, the [...]


December 21, 2016
WSK Promotion Preparing for the 2017 Season

The schedule of the 2017 season is ready and, soon, we will know all the details: in only one month, the events organised by WSK Promotion are ready to start. In fact, the Adria Karting Raceway [...]

December 2, 2016
LeCont and Vega Selected as Tire for OK Divisions, Bridgestone for KZ Categories in 2017

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting – November 2016 At its meeting on 30th November 2016 in Vienna, Austria, the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the [...]

EKN Canada

January 12, 2017
CKRC and EDKRA Working Together for 2017 Season in Alberta

The two clubs in Alberta, CKRC and EDKRA have worked together to make a schedule for the racers.  With only one conflict on the schedule, there will be 22 races available to attend for the [...]

January 3, 2017
Quick Ink Celebrates 1st Anniversary with Return as New Junior 2 Kart Divisional Sponsor

Last January, Quick Ink Custom Screen Printing owned by Shayne Pierce, Chris and Sami Steele began after months of planning. Just ahead of celebrating their first full year of operation the three [...]

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