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September 25, 2016 Brandon Lemke won his first IAME Senior victory on the season (Photo: EKN)
EKN Trackside: 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Grand Nationals Sunday Report By David Cole with No comments

The final day of the 2016 season for the WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series was completed on Sunday at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Bright sunshine greeted the racers at the Top Kart [...]

September 24, 2016 Braden Eves has gone perfect in Pro IAME Senior at New Castle with three victories (Photo: EKN)
EKN Trackside: 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Grand Nationals Saturday Report By David Cole with No comments

The 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series is completing this season with the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Saturday was the ninth round of the season championship, [...]

September 23, 2016 (Photo: EKN)
Paddock Insider: WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2016 Grand Nationals By David Cole with No comments

EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2016 [...]

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New Castle Motorsports Park Cancels RoboPong 200 By David Cole with No comments

The following is a statement from the facility regarding the cancellation of the RoboPong 200 for 2016 With great disappointment, New Castle Motorsports Park must announce the cancellation of the [...]

News

September 27, 2016 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
Sanzaru Games Race #7 has Strong Turn Out for Labor Day Weekend

One never knows what the turn out will be on a holiday weekend, especially Labor Day, the last holiday before most kids go back to school. With large entries in most classes, the turnout was [...]

September 22, 2016 (Photo: Kart Racer TV)
Another Hot One for Los Angeles Karting Championship

There has been no escaping the heat this summer in California and for the Los Angeles Karting Championship. The eight round of the 2016 season was contested on September 18 with temperatures [...]

September 21, 2016 Trey Brown was the SOLGP Scholarship winner for the 2016 racing season. (Photo: Dromophotos.com)
City of Lancaster to Announce 2017 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix Scholarship Winner

The City of Lancaster will announce the 2017 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix (SOLGP) Scholarship winner at the event’s closing ceremonies Sunday, September 25.  Introduced in 2013, the “SOLGP [...]

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Mazda Road to Indy Driver Advancement Program Winners Revealed

Aiming to promote a true ladder program that begins with the grassroots of motorsports, Andersen Promotions and the MAXSpeed Group are pleased to announce today the two winners named to their [...]

Features

September 21, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2016 Grand Nationals

The 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series is set to close out this weekend at the New Castle Motorsports Park. This is the second trip to the central Indiana facility, with the championships in the [...]

International

September 27, 2016 David Sera celebrating his 18th Australian Karting Championship (Pic: Coopers Photography)
David Sera Cements His Place in History

David Sera has cemented his position as Australia’s greatest karting champion securing his 18th Australian Title and first KZ2 Championship at Port Melbourne’s Todd Road Karting facility on [...]

Columns

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 [...]

August 26, 2016 Weekend winners from the fourth stop of the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series (Photo: EKN)
From the Tower: 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Pittsburgh

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

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September 27, 2016 Tri-C Karters logo
Tri-C Karters Round 4 Report

Fall was definitely in the air as racers took to the track for Round 4 of the Tri-C Karters club series.  The crisp morning temperatures turned to a comfortably warm afternoon, making for a great [...]

September 14, 2016 KPX Karting Championship logo
KPX Karting Championship Set for Kerman Kart Club Facility This Weekend

This weekend is Round 4 of the KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton Racing hosted by Kerman Kart Club in Fresno, CA. This race is already getting the nickname “The Big Race”, [...]

PR Wire

September 27, 2016 Christchurch karter Matthew Hamilton claimed a clean sweep in the premier S1 class at the Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix kart meeting in California on Saturday (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
Hamilton Repeats California Street Success

Christchurch kart ace Matthew Hamilton has successfully defended his S1 stock moto class title at this year’s big Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix kart street race meeting in California over [...]

September 27, 2016 So-Cal Oval Karters logo
Gibb and Southern Tied for So Cal Oval Karters KT100 Point Leader after Wheel2Wheel

The best points race in the 2016 So Cal Oval Karters club just got better as rivals Joe Gibb and Chris Southern came out of last Saturday’s race at Victorville’s Wheel2Wheel Raceway in a virtual [...]

EKN Canada

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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, [...]

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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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