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July 6, 2015 Ignite Shootout-Rock Island Grand Prix logo
Margay Racing, Rock Island Grand Prix and MavTV Partner to Present the Ignite Shootout

The 21st edition of the legendary Rock Island Grand Prix on September 5-6 will feature a new class, designed to take aim at the grassroots level racer and provide them the opportunity to get in [...]

June 29, 2015 Ryan Shattuck
Briggs Bio: Ryan Shattuck – GoPro Motorplex

Briggs & Stratton Racing is sweeping North America once again with their LO206 engine package. Straight from the shipping box to a chassis, the Briggs LO206 brings simplicity, fun, [...]

Features

July 3, 2015 EKN's Rob Howden OnTrack with the Italian Motors Italkart powered by an X125 at the SIMA facility (Photo: EKN - Alycia Hodapp)
OnTrack: Italian Motors – Italkart / X125T-MX

If there’s an area of excitement in regards to the potential growth of our sport in North America, it’s the recent development of new tracks all over the continent.  We now [...]

July 2, 2015 Brandon Jarsocrak (Photo: EKN)
2015 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – July 2

The eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings standings now is welcoming over 400 drivers competing in events over the last 12 event. From all points of North America, racers from [...]

International

July 6, 2015 Adria_track
A Night of Spectacular Races in Adria Thanks to the WSK Night Edition

Expectations fulfilled at the WSK Night Edition which finished last night at the Adria Karting Raceway, after a thrilling series of races. The nightly setting was enhanced by the presence of a big, red moon in the [...]

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July 1, 2015 Mechanix Wear Sport Kart Grand Nationals overall podium (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
Fourth Annual Sport Kart Grand Nationals Crowns Logan Calvin the Champion

In the four-year history of the Mechanix Wear Sport Kart Grand Nationals we have seen championship battles come down to the last lap of the Super Final race, and we have also seen drivers [...]

Columns

June 25, 2015 (Photo: EKN)
From the Tower: 2015 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

This past weekend, the United States Pro Kart Series visited the US Air Motorsports Raceway in Shawano, Wisconsin for the first time. Over 170 entries were logged in seven TaG and Yamaha categories, plus the addition of the  new Rok Senior and Junior categories that filled out the eight race groups that took part in the third and […]

June 15, 2015 Behind the Laptop David Cole
Behind the Laptop: The Karting Triple Crown

During the first weekend of this month, a moment in history occurred, one that I had not witnessed through my entire life. American Pharoah won the final leg of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing in the United States, becoming the first horse to do so since Affirmed in 1978. The term ‘Triple Crown’ dates […]