Fast Five: Andy Seesemann – Challenge of the Americas

New era set to begin in 2018 for premier west coast winter series

Dec 01, 2017
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The 2018 season is already on the horizon, and we’re just eight weeks from the beginning of a new era for the Challenge of the Americas series. The long-time Rotax Max Challenge international program will evolve this year to base off the Rok Cup engine platform when the series opens on January 26-28 at the […]

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Dec 01, 2017
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Briggs & Stratton steps up their support of the inaugural SKUSA Winter Series with a cash back incentive and prizes. The recent announcement of the 206 Senior class at the SKUSA Winter Series has Briggs & Stratton stepping up their support. “This is a great opportunity for 206 racers throughout the US and Canada to […]

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IndyCar Drivers Highlight Early Ignite Dash at Daytona Entry List

Chaves and Veach to be part of WKA KartWeek with Margay Racing

Nov 22, 2017
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Margay Racing is excited to announce the first round of entries for the inaugural Ignite Dash at Daytona at WKA Daytona Kart Week. Highlighting the entry list is a pair of emerging Indycar talents. The first to announce their entry is Andretti Autosport Indycar driver, Zach Veach. When asked about his return to karting, Veach […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – 2017 Final Rankings

Courter and Arnzen claim overall #1 spots in third season of Briggs WRS

Nov 21, 2017
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The 2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series powered by RLV is FINAL! From the first weekend to the last, we were once again ring side to watch as the coveted leader board was always in motion. Combined over 3,000 racers competed at just over 50 participating sprint tracks throughout North America. The Senior/Master group […]

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Nov 02, 2017
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The final round of the KPX Karting Championship took place at the Tom Dash Memorial Speedway in Atwater, CA. The KPX Karting Championship consisted of a six race series throughout Central and Northern California and Reno. The series had a total of eight classes with mainly Briggs motor packages consisting of the 206 and World […]

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Kohlbecker and Margay Win Inaugural New Castle Motorsports Park 125

Spike goes solo to win Briggs & Stratton 206 endurance event

Oct 30, 2017
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New Castle Motorsports Park held its inaugural 125-lap endurance event this weekend featuring 43 teams to take on the challenge. Temperatures were on the cold side, with a little bit of snow and high temperatures reaching the low 40s. Teams had to battle the track, the other competitors, the weather and of course the challenge […]

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Race Report: Margay Ignite Challenge – 61 Kartway

Inaugural series finale held at Delmar, Iowa facility

Oct 26, 2017
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The inaugural Ignite Challenge season wrapped up last Saturday and we couldn’t have asked for a better closing venue! Everyone needs to put 61 Kartway on their calendar for 2018, what an incredible, fun and well-maintained track. Thanks to Tony Neilson and his family for help making this event such a success. Thank you to […]

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Can-Am Karting Challenge Releases 2018 Dates

Northwest championship series continues to evolve heading into sixth season

Oct 24, 2017
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The 2017 Can-Am Karting Challenge program wrapped up on their traditional September 13-15 weekend at the Pat’s Acres Racing Complex in Canby, Oregon with an extremely exciting event. The championship weekend welcomed the largest gathering in series history, and the positive momentum gained is expected to carry over into the sixth season coming in 2018. […]

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OnTrack: CRG FS4

New chassis focused on #OperationGrassroots movement for the entire globe

Oct 23, 2017
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The sport of karting in North America is in a very positive place right now. The #OperationGrassroots movement continues to grow, strengthening the base of the pyramid by helping to re-establish the fun, fair, and exciting racing that we have grown to love and even form lifestyles around. This movement has caught the attention of […]

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Oct 19, 2017
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The 5th annual 4-Cycle Super Showdown is once again being held at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility located in Phoenix, Arizona. The event begins with move-in on Thursday, October 19 and practice all day Friday, October 20. Racing is set for two days of battle over Saturday and Sunday. The changes that are […]

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Oct 12, 2017
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The Briggs & Stratton categories have become the focal point of the ASN Canadian Karting Championships. The American company has supported the event since including the Briggs 206 engine package. ASN Canada is now offering five different categories that competed at the 2017 edition of the national championship, held at the Mosport Kartways in Clarington, […]

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Oct 11, 2017
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The local hardware store in Barnesville, Georgia is stocking back up on brooms this week, following the sweep by 6 drivers this past weekend, as the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series stormed into the Lamar County Speedway for the Barnesville Bash, fending off the challenges of Hurricane Nate, and ending the season on a most […]

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Oct 11, 2017
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Championships on the line, bragging rights for next year and prizes available to all racers in the final event for 2017! Spec Gas: 87 Octane – Chevron 1500 Sycamore Ave, Atwater, CA 95301 Gate Hours: Friday Gates Open @ 2:00 PM for pit move in. Gates Close @ 11:00PM Saturday Gates Open @ 7:00AM Gates […]

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Oct 10, 2017
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In their fourth season, the 206 Cup held the first-ever Grand Championships at the New Castle Motorsports Park on September 30-October 1. The event was made up as two separate race days, featuring nearly 150 entries each day that included top drivers from the 206 Cup Divisional Series as well participants from across the USA, […]

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Oct 09, 2017
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The 2017 season is still underway and we’re already planning for 2018! For the upcoming season we took careful consideration of other Regional Series and Holidays to make a schedule we hope will be a hit with all racers and families. Venues are still to be determined but please save these dates! More info to […]

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Oct 05, 2017
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Coming off the cancelation of the famed RoboPong 200, the New Castle Motorsports Park is happy to begin another endurance event. The NCMP 125 Briggs Endurance Race is set for October 28-29 at the popular New Castle, Indiana facility. The event has been penciled in on the track’s schedule throughout the year, with the final […]

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Oct 04, 2017
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While it may just be the second race of the season for the RLV Tuned Exhaust ProductsGold Cup Series, national championship hopes hang in the balance for drivers in the 8 national classes this weekend at Lamar County Speedway in the Barnesville Bash. Drivers eligible for a title will have to have entered in all 4 […]

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Margay Ignite ‘Dash at Daytona’ Added to WKA KartWeek

Briggs 206 powered spec racing and fun in the sun at the World Center of Racing

Oct 02, 2017
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The popular Margay Ignite program that featured a 46-kart field at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and 54 entries at the Rock Island Grand Prix earlier this year will take the green flag inside the World Center of Racing this December 27-30 as part of the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series.  Added as a local option class, […]

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Sep 28, 2017
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The Briggs & Stratton categories have become the focal point of the ASN Canadian Karting Championships. The American company has supported the event since including the Briggs 206 engine package. ASN Canada is now offering five different categories that competed at the 2017 edition of the national championship, held at the Mosport Kartways in Clarington, […]

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Sep 28, 2017
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Despite unsubstantiated and unofficial rumors, World Karting Officials are proud to announce what they have been stating for several weeks. And that is the Barnesville Bash for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series WILL RUN at Lamar County Speedway the weekend of October 6-8. The event, which will kick off Friday with a full day […]

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