Challenge of the Americas 2016: Tucson

January 29-31, 2016: Musselman Honda Circuit - Tucson, Arizona

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The 2016 edition of the Challenge of the Americas begins this weekend at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, AZ. Five Rotax and two Shifterkart divisions begin their journey toward a series championship, featuring three weekends and six-rounds of racing. The series is starting its eighth season, with three tickets to the Rotax Grand Finals […]

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2015-2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup – Daytona Kartweek

December 28-30, 2015: Daytona International Speedway - Daytona Beach, Florida

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The 2016 World Karting Association Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series will kick off this week on the kart track at the Daytona International Speedway. A total of 10 classes are part of the event schedule, as two Briggs LO206 categories have been added to the eight-class line-up that will run through the entire 2016 campaign. The […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX

November 18-22, 2015: Las Vegas Convention Center - Las Vegas, Nevada

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The 2015 edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals is set to take place November 18-22. A new location is the major story heading into Nevada, as the Las Vegas Convention Center just off the Strip will host over 500 drivers competing at the world’s largest karting event. New host hotel Westgate Las Vegas Resort & […]

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2015 RoboPong 200

September 18-20, 2015: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

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This weekend is the 12th annual RoboPong 200. Teams aboard TaG karts will attempt to complete the 200-lap endurance race around the 1-mile New Castle Motorsports Park. In addition to the big race Sunday, three Yamaha and one IAME Mini Swift support races will go for a 15 lap Prefinal and 30 lap Final, testing […]

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2015 Rock Island Grand Prix

September 5-6, 2015: Rock Island Street Course - Rock Island, Illinois

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It’s that time. The calendar has flipped over to September, and Labor Day weekend is upon us. That means to load up the kart in the trailer and head out to the annual Rock Island Grand Prix. This will be the 21st edition of the fun event, on and off the track for the two-day […]

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2015 United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle

August 21-23, 2015: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

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The 2015 United States Pro Kart Series will come to a close this weekend at the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. Round Seven and Eight will be completed for the four Yamaha and four TaG categories competing in this year’s program, with class champions decided with the final checkered flags. Official Discussion […]

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2015 United States Pro Kart Series – South Bend

July 31-August 2, 2015: Michiana Raceway Park - North Liberty, Indiana

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The 2015 United States Pro Kart Series is now at the halfway point, with Round Five and Six scheduled for the Michiana Raceway Park in North Liberty, Indiana on July 31-August 2. The eight categories continue on their championship chases, set to wrap up in Indiana just three weeks later. Official Discussion Thread Official Website […]

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2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals

July 24-26, 2015: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

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The sixth annual Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals is set for this weekend (July 24-26) at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Over 230 drivers are scheduled to take part in the four Stock Moto and four TaG divisions in central Indiana. Official Event Thread Official Series Website Friday/Saturday Results Sunday Results On Track […]

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2015 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

June 19-21, 2015: US Air Motorsports Park - Shawano, Wisconsin

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This weekend is the second stop of the 2015 United States Pro Kart Series, scheduled for the US Air Motorsports Raceway in Shawano, Wisconsin. A one-of-a-kind circuit is among the most challenging courses in North America, with the series making its first ever trip to the 1.1 mile layout. Official Event Thread Official Website Results […]

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2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SpringNationals

May 1-3, 2015: Phoenix Kart Racing Association - Glendale, Arizona

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This weekend marks the start of the sixth season for the Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour, set for the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona. The four Stock Honda and four TaG divisions will begin the sixth season of the program with extreme temperatures forecast-ed for the weekend. Official Event Thread Official Series […]

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2015 United States Pro Kart Series – GoPro Motorplex

April 24-26, 2015: GoPro Motorplex - Mooresville, North Carolina

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This weekend marks the beginning of the 2015 United States Pro Kart Series set for the GoPro Motorplex facility in Mooresvillle, North Carolina. The third season of the program is set to welcome another record turn-out for the opening rounds with three TaG and four Yamaha divisions, visiting NASCAR country for the third straight year. Official […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Sonoma

March 13-15, 2015: Simraceway Performance Karting Center - Sonoma, California

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It is the final event for the Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 program, as the six class championships will be decided over the March 13-15 weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. A perfect weekend of weather is in the forecast, along with some exciting and dramatic finishes to really close championship […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Phoenix

February 13-15, 2015: Phoenix Kart Racing Association - Glendale, Arizona

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This weekend is the second stop of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program, set for the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona. Roughly 100 drivers from all over North America will compete in six Rotax Max Challenge categories on the challenging course, with the weather forecast perfect for racing all three days. Official […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Tucson

January 9-11, 2015: Musselman Honda Circuit - Tucson, Arizona

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This weekend is the official kick-off for the 2015 karting season. Over 100 drivers from all over the continent will converge on the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona for the first two rounds of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas. The series is starting its eighth season, with four tickets to the Rotax Grand […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVIII

November 19-23, 2014: Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas, Nevada

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The 2014 edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals will take place outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on November 19-23. Over 500 drivers will compete on the temporary circuit in 9 categories, looking to add their names to the history books. Official Thread Event Website Event Results EKN Live EVENT COVERAGE […]

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2014 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals

November 25-29: Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero - Valencia, Spain

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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the profiles of the 2014 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Team USA members, set to represent the United States at the Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero outside of Valencia, Spain on November 25-29, 2014. EKN, the official online media partner of the United States Rotax Max Challenge, will have complete coverage […]

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Cold Stone Rotax Pan American Challenge 2014

October 15-19, 2014: GoPro Motorplex - Mooresville, North Carolina

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This weekend is the 2014 Cold Stone Rotax Pan American Challenge, set for the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. The fourth annual event will crown an international champion with nearly 10 countries represented at this Rotax Max Challenge event. Four tickets to the prestigious Rotax Grand Finals are up for grabs in the Senior, Junior, […]

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2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix

September 27-28, 2014: Lancaster, California

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The 2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix is underway as the southern California city hosts a three-day festival in the downtown area. The California ProKart Challenge is finishing up their 2014 season with a two-day event, featuring over 100 drivers as Superkarts! USA regional program puts on the race event. Official Discussion Thread Official Website […]

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2014 RoboPong 200

September 19-21, 2014: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

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This weekend is the 11th annual RoboPong 200. Teams aboard TaG karts will attempt to complete the 200-lap endurance race around the 1-mile New Castle Motorsports Park. In addition to the big race Sunday, three Yamaha support races will go for a 15 lap Prefinal and 30 lap Final, testing their endurance and speed. Official […]

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2014 Rock Island Grand Prix

August 30-31, 2014: Rock Island Street Course - Rock Island, Illinois

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Tradition continues as the 20th Rock Island Grand Prix is scheduled for this Labor Day weekend, on a rare August weekend. The final two days of the month will welcome karters from all over, as they converge on the city streets of Rock Island, Illinois for a karting festival. Friday night, the Quad City streets […]

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