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June 24, 2016 SKUSA-16-HPD-Honda-high_res_chamfer_detail-EKN
Superkarts! USA Address Lingering Questions and Concerns Regarding Impounded Engines and Subsequent Ruling of Findings By PR Wire with No comments

Superkarts! USA has been compelled to respond to the ongoing questions surrounding the impounded Honda CR125 cylinders and better clarify the findings and subsequent actions resulting from the [...]

June 24, 2016 Texas ProKart Challenge logo
Texas ProKart Challenge to Offer Briggs 206 Classes at Gulf Coast Kartways By David Cole with No comments

The Texas ProKart Challenge is at the halfway point of the 2016 season, with two events recorded and two more race weekends on the horizon. The next stop is scheduled for July 8-10 at the Gulf [...]

News

June 22, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
WKA Gold Cuppers Prepping for Summer Heat at Kershaw

If the calendar says June, and it’s Kershaw, South Carolina, then the heat is on!!!!! That’s what many 4 cycle competitors on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series are [...]

June 21, 2016 LAKC-05-R5
New Era Continues to Evolve Following Round Five of Los Angeles Karting Championship

The Los Angeles Karting Championship welcomed new board of directors as the 2016 season began. Part of their new direction is to solidify LAKC as the prominent location for racers to compete at [...]

Features

June 17, 2016 USPKS-MG-Fikse logo
2016 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

The United States Pro Kart Series resumes this weekend with another trip to the US Air Motorsports Raceway in Shawano, Wisconsin. Following another big event for the Route 66 Sprint Series, this [...]

International

June 24, 2016 Racing Rules Explained
‘Racing Rules Explained’

The ‘Association of British Kart Clubs’ and ‘Karting Australia’ are among the latest karting organisations to adopt a new 68 page booklet entitled ‘Racing Rules Explained’ which is intended for [...]

Columns

June 23, 2016 (Photo: EKN)
From the Tower: 2016 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

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

June 21, 2016 2015 Indy Lights Champion Spencer Pigot
Morning Coffee: Tuesday, June 21

As is so often the case, I draw many ‘Morning Coffee’ topics from the daily discussions I have with people in the sport.  More often than not, it’s either my conversation partner or myself who [...]

#OperationGrassroots

June 21, 2016 EKNTV-KartSport New Zealand
EKN TV: Briggs Expands 206 Program to New Zealand

  The 206 grassroots movement has been increasing year after year here in the United States and Canada. Tracks across the country are welcoming the American manufactured powerplant as an [...]

June 7, 2016 Oregon 2-Stroke Championship-logo-O2
O2S Championship Sees Big Numbers at First Race

When was the last time you saw ten shifter karts lined up for a local race in the Northwest? If you attended the first O2s Championship event, the answer is easy – April 17th at the inaugural O2s [...]

PR Wire

June 24, 2016 So-Cal Oval Karters logo
Joe Gibb Wins Two So Cal Oval Karter Main Events at Perris Auto Speedway

The only thing hotter than the temperature at Perris Auto Speedway last Saturday was young Long Beach racer Joe Gibb who won the KT100 and Open Class main events when the So Cal Oval Karters [...]

June 24, 2016 Nicholas d'Orlando
Nicholas d’Orlando Takes on Shawano

It was another solid race weekend for Nicholas d’Orlando, making his national level debut in his COMPKART chassis and the J3 Competition team, at USA International Raceway, in Shawano, WI. With [...]

EKN Canada

June 24, 2016 Merrittville Speedway logo
Crowe, Corbett and Stratford Win First Kart Features

Three Karters celebrated the first Tuesday of summer with their first Feature Wins June 21st. 2016 Rookie Christopher Crowe won his first career feature in the Vansickle Pet Valu Novice 1 [...]

June 23, 2016 Calgary Kart Racing Club-CKRC-logo
Calgary Kart Racing Club: Round Five Recap

Several factors affected the entry count with June being a busy kart racing month in the Alberta Region as well as it being Father’s Day and a sketchy weather forecast for much of the week.  The [...]

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