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July 31, 2014 Garett Potter (right) joins Josh Smith (left) and Richard Boisclair (center) of the MAXSpeed Group as Director of Race Promotion
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MAXSpeed Group Welcomes Garett Potter as Director of Race Promotion

Immediately following the announcement of the MAXSpeed Group’s purchase of Formula Kart Productions and the Florida Winter Tour, Garett Potter was confirmed as the newest employee of the Florida [...]

July 30, 2014 USPKS logo
United States Pro Kart Series Reverses Decisions Made at Pittsburgh Event

The following is a statement released by the United States Pro Kart Series regarding the disqualification of a number of competitors due to a ‘non-compliance’ with an overflow container on the [...]

Features

July 31, 2014 SKUSA Pro Tour SummerNationals Modesto Grand Prix logo
2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour – SummerNationals

This weekend will see history be made in the sport of karting. The inaugural Modesto Grand Prix is set to host the 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals event. The [...]

July 30, 2014 McAndrews drove to two victories at the USPKS South Bend event (Photo: DavidLeePhoto.com)
eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – June 2014 – Mike McAndrews

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. [...]

International

July 29, 2014 Kristianstad
Great Battles in Kristianstad for the First CIK-FIA Titles

Kart racing confirmed once again to be one of the most unpredictable motorsports. The results of the first two racing days were not confirmed in Sunday’s races. The continuous changes in the standings 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

July 29, 2014 (Photo: Ken Johnson - Studio52.us)
From the Tower: 2014 Cold Stone US Grand Nationals

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 […]

July 1, 2014 Kyle Smith with his driver Ryan Norberg
Behind the Wrench: The Transition from Driver to Tuner

The following is a new column from driver now tuner Kyle Smith. A driver for a number of years, the 19 year old is currently a student at Penn State University. Now on summer break, Smith is getting in as much karting as possible working as a tuner for Checkered Motorsports while competing in select […]