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September 1, 2014 RIGP-2014-logo Rock Island Grand Prix
EKN Trackside: 2014 Rock Island Grand Prix – Race Report

The 20th edition of the Rock Island Grand Prix was packed full of excitement and drama that have made up the two decade history of the annual Labor Day street race. Karters from all different [...]

August 28, 2014 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
MAXSpeed Group Announces Location and Dates for 2015 United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals

With only four months remaining in the 2014 karting season, the MAXSpeed Group is busy planning several events on the 2015 calendar. Working hard to finalize details on the upcoming Rotax Pan [...]

Features

August 27, 2014 Garrison crossing the line at the Cold Stone US Grand Nationals for the Junior Max victory (Photo: Ken Johnson - Studio52.us)
eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – July 2014 – Austin Garrison

In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. [...]

August 22, 2014 Jake Craig (Photo: Ken Johnson - Studio52.us)
2014 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – August 15

Throughout the period of the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings, opinion have varied on whether the numbers support who truly are the best drivers in the country. Since July 1, [...]

International

August 27, 2014 CIK-FIA logo
European CIK-FIA KF & KFJ Championships End in England

The PF International Circuit of Brandon, a small village in Lincolnshire near the town of Grantham (GB), will host the sixth and last event of the 2014 European CIK-FIA karting season. The 1,382 metres of the [...]

EKN 101

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EKN 101 – Welcome to the NEW eKartingNews.com

We’d like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the new eKartingNews.com. While the surroundings have been updated, our focused approach to news reports and event coverage remains the same [...]

Columns

August 12, 2014 From the Tower-SummerNats
From the Tower: 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals

We spend our entire racedays 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. This new ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, […]

August 7, 2014 USPKS-Pitt-Friday-Tower
From the Tower: United States Pro Kart Series – Pittsburgh

With the entire day spent up in the tower, watching every on-track session to provide the EKN Trackside Live program, not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. This new ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the stories that developed over a race weekend, those […]

EKN Canada

August 28, 2014
ROK CUP Western Canada: It’s the Final Countdown

With just over a week to go the ROK CUP Western Canada is preparing for what should be a great finale to an exciting season. Greg Moore Raceway has been hosting several major events over the past few weeks and this one will close them all out, as a series Champion will be crowned as […]

August 28, 2014
Merrittville Speedway: Beckett Dedicates Second Win to Former Karter Connor Mooradian

With the flags at half mast and the kart teams proudly displaying memorial stickers … Steven Beckett dedicated his second win to former Merrittville Karter Connor Mooradian who passed away last Wednesday. Lucas Oil Kart Weekly Racing Series action August 26th had Beckett in KC Auto Parts Victory Lane for the second time in 2014 […]