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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, [...]

June 29, 2015 2016 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
Rotax Challenge of the Americas Announces 2016 Schedule

Rotax Challenge of the Americas, the premier winter karting series on the left coast, is pleased to announce today the 2016 series schedule. The International Rotax MAX Challenge will again offer [...]

Features

June 30, 2015 Kalish goes back to his roots, racing Yamaha at the USPKS Shawano event (Photo: EKN)
EKN Driver Diary: Kyle Kalish – United States Pro Kart Series Shawano

This year, Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver Kyle Kalish is taking on a new category. The inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Leopard Pro champion is moving from one [...]

June 26, 2015 Troy Castaneda on top of the podium in Macau
EKN Driver Diary: Troy Castaneda – Asian Karting Open Championship Macau

Karters in the United States have dreams to race around the world. Only a few get the chance to do so, and a limited number can produce results worthy of promoting. Most of [...]

International

June 22, 2015 KF podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
Brandon Selects the Best Drivers for the Final Rush in KF and KFJ

All predictions were wrong at the end of today’s races in Brandon, the venue of the second out of three rounds of the CIK-FIA European  KF & KFJ Championship. This is a fact which we should always keep in mind [...]

#OperationGrassroots

June 24, 2015 Jayden Daniels
#OperationGrassroots – Briggs LO206 Racer Jadyn Daniels

It’s not every day that you hear of a young kid doing extra chores, odd jobs for neighbors, and selling their own personal items, all to buy their own race kart.  In a time where most kids would [...]

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 […]