Mar 25, 2015 WOW 2015 MKA 3
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The Manitoba Karting Association recently took part in the 41st Annual Piston Ring World of Wheels Car Show in Winnipeg, Manitoba March 20-22, 2015. With the goal of promoting the Manitoba Karting Association, and karting as a whole, the event was a huge success for the club. Well over 40,000 were in attendance at the […]

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Skip Barber Racing School to Award Shootout Seat to Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Competitor

Skip Barber Racing School, the official racing school of the ECKC, also to offer special pricing to ECKC karters

Mar 25, 2015 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship logo
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Skip Barber Racing School proudly announces a new partnership with the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC) that will increase Skip Barber’s reach in Canada to find the best racing talent and give them the opportunity to pursue their dreams. The renewed partnership accompanied with current relationship with the World Karting Association, will make the 19th Annual […]

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Feb 10, 2015 K&K logo
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Six years ago, 45-year karting veteran and K&K Kart North America owner Kevin Barrick started out with a passion to remain in, and give back to, the sport with a cost effective 4-cycle ‘purpose-built’ Italian chassis. What has transpired in those six years has been a real success story. Basically, it’s a ‘Little Engine That […]

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Feb 09, 2015 Canadian Rotax Summer Challenge logo
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Since the announcement of the Canadian Rotax Summer Challenge race to be held on July 30-August 2, the promoters have been bombarded with questions. The promoters are pleased to release important prize information and to roll out another string of announcements for racers and teams alike to prepare for the event scheduled for the Edmonton […]

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PSL West Announces Affiliation with Top Gear Karting Centre at Area 27

British Columbia-based operation to be on site kart shop at recently approved Western Canadian motorsports complex

Jan 26, 2015 PSL West is set to be the on site kart shop at Area 27 
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PSL West is pleased to announce their agreement with Penticton’s Top Gear Karting to operate the on site kart shop for the Area 27 Motorsports Country Club development to be located in Oliver, British Columbia. “We are still in the early stages of planning the details for the kart track and shop, but we are […]

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Jan 21, 2015 Merrittvillle Speedway Kart Racing logo
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For 2015 … RACEceivers will become mandatory for all divisions,” revealed Merrittville Speedway Kart Race Director Jeff Riley at the recent Driver Meetings, “since their inception Saturday Nights – RACEceivers have proved invaluable setting line-ups and alerting drivers of on track situations … using them this season will help us immensely on Tuesday Nights.” Mid-way […]

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Jan 19, 2015 Canadian Karting Challenge logo
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With the 2015 racing season fast approaching, Innisfil Kart Club (IKC) members and Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC) drivers gathered Saturday, January 10 for the annual General Meeting held at Grange Hall in Innisfil, Ontario. Discussing items for the upcoming season, everyone is exciting to get to racing in 2015! “We’d like to thank everyone that […]

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Dec 18, 2014 Rotax Senior engine evo
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In an effort to make the transition to the new Rotax 125 MAX evo engine platform as smooth, panic free and as easy as possible, SRA Karting will offer upgrade packages at extremely discounted prices.  The upgrade packages will be available for a limited time.  With parts expected to be available beginning in February 2015, […]

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Dec 15, 2014 125 MAX DD2 EVO motor_large
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Since the final round of the 2014 WCC much anticipation has been floating around the industry on how to proceed with the series for 2015. In recent months, the Edmonton Kart Club (EDKRA), Joey Guyon of Overdrive Motorsports and Kevin Dowler of Apollo Motorsports have come up with a new concept to launch a one-off […]

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Nov 06, 2014 Ethan Clace MKA 2014 Driver of the Year
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The Canad Inns in Winnipeg, Man. was the site of the Manitoba Karting Associations 2014 Awards Banquet recently. Friends and families showed up to celebrate our champions, special award winners and sponsors. In addition to great food, there were lots of silent auction prizes to be won. Club President Guy Budel gave the address thanking […]

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Nov 04, 2014 Merrittville Speedway’s 2014 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Champions (front row left to right) Dalton Slack (Ed MacPherson Construction Junior 2), Tucker Wood (RCM Racing Equipment Junior 1), (back row left to right) Tim Werth of Performance Manufacturing, Warren Bodman accepting on behalf of his son Corey (Wilder Racing Engines Senior Animal) and Austyn Werstroh (Superior PetroFuels Junior Restricted)
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Three first time champions were among the many honorees as the Merrittville Speedway Kart Club celebrated the 2014 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Season Sunday November 2nd at rural Thorold’s Club Castropignano. The first of three Champions was Tucker Wood of Stevensville who won his first RCM Racing Equipment Performance Manufacturing Junior 1 Point Championship […]

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Oct 06, 2014 Brandon Berard
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The weather was warm and sunny for the doubleheader Rene Berard Enduro Classic and Race # 10 of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Saturday’s Rene Berard Enduro Classic was Red River CO-OP and Sunday’s race # 10 season finale sponsor was BRE Racing. Highlights of Rene Berard Enduro […]

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Oct 02, 2014 EKN E logo
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The Simcoe and the Toronto kart clubs are celebrating their 4th Annual KARTfest Thanksgiving Enduro this Sunday, Oct. 5 at 3-S Go Karts in Sutton. Practice is available all week, and camping is always free.  Pre-Registration opens on Saturday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Race day entry fees: $80.00, or $50.00 each if shared […]

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Sep 30, 2014 Series Champions
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Team K&K, with it’s small contingent of drivers, had a specific goal for 2014. Win All 3 Briggs LO206 Classes at ECKC. The K&K Team won 2 of 3 ECKC Briggs classes in 2013, but did not contest a full season of Masters in 2013. Winning 2 of 3 ECKC Briggs LO206 Championships and 2nd […]

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Team PSL Karting Wraps Up Two Canadian Series with Stellar Results

Wins and championships for PSL/CRG at ECKC and Coupe du Quebec finales

Sep 25, 2014 PSL Karting logo
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After earning two Canadian National titles at the Jim Russell Karting Academy in August, Team PSL Karting would return to the same 1.294 km, Mont-Tremblant, Quebec circuit for the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC) and Coupe du Quebec series finales this past weekend.  Entering their always-strong line-up of PSL/CRG entries, the powerhouse team added more […]

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For a second straight weekend, torrential rains caused a Simcoe Kart Club race to be postponed, as standing water made the track impassable. The postponement of the September 14 race created a doubleheader on September 21, and that entire doubleheader has now been rescheduled to Saturday, September 27. Please note that the races will be […]

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The Simcoe Kart Club Sept. 14 race was cancelled due to inclement weather.  That race is rescheduled for this Sunday, Sept. 21, at 3-S Go Karts in Sutton.  Consequently, this Sunday’s races will be a doubleheader. As previously scheduled, SKC will host the Toronto Kart Club in the morning. The afternoon races will compensate for […]

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Toronto Racing Association of Karters Set for Night Race-Double Header Weekend

TRAK set to host back to back events this Saturday

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Considered by many as one of the best events of the year, the 2014 edition of TRAK’s annual Double Header Night Race promises to build on that reputation. With the Canadian Motorsports Hall of Fame sponsoring the daytime event which will run as an interclub race with MIKA and Greenblock Property Services back on board […]

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Merrittville Speedway Finishes the 2014 Season

Kugler, Bolduc, Lawson, Slack, Wright and Winger take final Checkered Flags of 2014 – Wood, Slack, Werstroh and Bodman are Kart Champions

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KC Auto Parts Victory Lane at Merrittville Speedway welcomed the final feature winners September 9th as the 21st Lucas Oil Kart Weekly Racing Series Season has now concluded. The Performance Manufacturing Divisional action saw rookie Noah Kugler win his first Drummond Home Hardware Novice 1 Feature.  Trevor Wright won his 2nd Superior PetroFuels Junior Restricted […]

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Don’t Even Think About Counting Energy Kart Canada Out

A successful ASN Canadian Karting Championship weekend was a sign of what's to come

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This year, for Energy Kart Canada, the ASN Canadian Karting Championships in Mont Tremblant, Quebec was a weekend that showed what determination and the drive to succeed can do for an entire team. Even after hitting a few speed bumps along the way, the Energy Kart Canada drivers took to the Jim Russell Karting Circuit […]

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