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October 28, 2016 skusa-hall-of-fame-logo
Superkarts! USA Launches New Hall of Fame By Rob Howden with No comments

This has certainly been a milestone year for Superkarts! USA and its community of drivers, families and teams.  The karting organization enjoyed incredibly strong participation in its California [...]

October 27, 2016 The Trinity Karting Group will be tackling the top national karting series in 2017, bringing their professional program to WKA, SKUSA and KRA events
Trinity Karting Group Targets National Programs for 2017 By Rob Howden with No comments

National-level kart racing in the United States will see the arrival of a new operation in 2017, as the Trinity Karting Group is excited to announce its intent to field a team of drivers in many [...]

October 26, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
WKA Salutes 2016 Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series Champions By PR Wire with No comments

The 5 race national program that began on the beaches of Daytona in December, and ended at the tail end of summer in Indiana in September has come to a conclusion for 2016, as the WKA Bridgestone [...]

October 26, 2016 The SpeedsportZ rental kart track is ready for paving (Photo: SpeedsportZ Racing Park)
SpeedsportZ Racing Park Set for Opening By PR Wire with No comments

After much anticipation, SpeedsportZ Racing Park and the Alan Rudolph Racing Academy are finally set to open. The campus includes a dedicated half-mile concession rental track and facility, a [...]


October 27, 2016 wka-purdue-logo
World Karting Association, Purdue University Partner to Advance Electric Karting

The World Karting Association and Purdue University reached a three-year agreement that makes Purdue the exclusive engineering and technology academic partner of the WKA. The WKA will become the [...]

October 27, 2016 maxspeed-vega
MAXSpeed Group Introduces Vega Tire for Rotax in 2017

From the northern part of Italy, MAXSpeed welcomes Vega as the official supplier of tires for all Rotax MAX Challenges (RMC) across America, beginning January 1, 2017.  Undergoing extensive [...]

October 26, 2016 teamusa-kyle-kirkwood-brandsmorning-0010
Team USA Scholarship 2016: Kyle Kirkwood – Crazy Fun

Kyle Kirkwood’s impressions following his first weekend of Formula Ford racing in England. His blog is posted at Unfortunately, the Formula Ford [...]

October 25, 2016 (Photo:
Number of First Time Winners Closes Out Los Angeles Karting Championship

The 2016 season for the Los Angeles Karting Championship closed on October 16 at the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California. Competitors from across the western coast of the United [...]


October 26, 2016 Senior rookie Brandon Lemke leads the TaG Driver Rankings heading into the SuperNationals 20 (Photo: EKN)
2016 Driver Rankings – TaG – October 20

The 2016 season is coming to a close, and thus, so will the Driver Rankings. It has been an interesting year, especially in the TaG divisions across the United States. There has [...]


October 26, 2016 161025-dkm-prasentiert-kalender-fur-2017
DKM to Host 2017 Finale in Italy

The dates of the German Kart Championship (DKM) 2017 are finally fixed. The season includes five race weekends, which are carried out on four German tracks and one Italian circuit. A special [...]


October 14, 2016 briggs-206-4-cycle-bodywork-2
Debate 2016: 4-Cycle Bodywork – Full Nose vs. CIK

There is no doubt that every other post on social media is related in some way to the Presidential Election coming this November. It has been well over a year’s worth of people either debating, [...]

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 [...]


October 28, 2016 tri-c-r5-lo206
Tri-C Karters Round 5 Report

Another spectacular turnout at Tri-C Karters Round 5, the first of two October races for the club! Class Results: 100cc Senior: The 100cc Senior class race was led by Top Qualifier Bryan Lampe [...]

October 10, 2016 KPX Karting Championship logo
KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton Racing Heads to Reno

The KPX Karting Championship Race #5 will take place at Desert Park Raceway (DPR), home of the Northern Nevada Kart Club (NNKC) in Reno Nevada. The 9 turn high paced Karting facility gives host [...]

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October 28, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
Thanksgiving Dinner to Highlight WKA Kershaw Gold Cup Weekend

Feasting on holiday turkey will begin a couple weeks early this season, as World Karting Officials will be hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner on Friday, following the Shootout and Money races, as part [...]

October 28, 2016 Energy Kart USA will compete at the US Open event in Las Vegas next week
Energy Kart USA Set for US Open Finale in Las Vegas

The Grand Junction, Colorado based Energy Kart USA team will once again challenge for race wins, podiums and championships at the final round of the Sofina Foods US Open series next weekend. [...]

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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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