eKartingNews.com Co-Drivers of the Month: October 2017 – Brent Crews / Connor Zilisch

USA drivers score IAME and ROK world titles on same weekend

Nov 28, 2017
Written by David Cole | No Comments

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. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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Nov 27, 2017
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The Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 took place on November 15-19 outside the Las Vegas Convention Center | Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Over 500 drivers converged to ‘Sin City’ for a chance to be part of history and win one of the 10 categories competing. The event itself made history, broadcast live on Facebook […]

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Morning Coffee: Reflecting on SuperNationals 21

Emotional winners, an incredible track and a live video stream highlight sport's biggest event

Nov 27, 2017
Written by Rob Howden | No Comments

We’re now a week on from the 21st running of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals in Las Vegas, and everyone has returned home. They’ve enjoyed Thanksgiving with family and friends, and they’ve ‘rested up’ through the weekend. During this time, I’ve personally been reflecting on the event itself, going over some of the happenings and experiences […]

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2018 EKN Chassis Showroom: IONIC

American manufacturer looking to build the grassroots karting one kart at a time

Nov 24, 2017
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EKN is excited to offer an exclusive editorial series for our readers – the ‘Chassis Showroom’ – which is perfect for research when buying a new kart. Throughout the 2018 season, we will be highlighting many chassis manufacturers and the importers / dealers who are responsible for making these karts available to the North American […]

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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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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals 21 – SuperSunday Report

De Conto joins three-win club, Musgrave earns first in S1, while penalty gives Car victory

Nov 20, 2017
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It was the day we waited 364 days for since November 21, 2016; SuperSunday! The Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 complete following four days of practice, heat racing, and last chances to make the main events in the 10 categories outside the Las Vegas Convention Center | Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Over 500 drivers […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals 21 – Saturday Report

Musgrave, Travisanutto, and Iglesias earn pole position for SuperSunday

Nov 18, 2017
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The penultimate day of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals has been dubbed ‘Situation Saturday’ and today was no different. The 21st annual SuperNationals hosted the final day of racing to set the grids in the 10 categories for SuperSunday. Weather was not an issue all day, with the heavy wind gone and clear skies all day […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals 21 – Thursday Report

Carlton and Musgrave match each other in S1, Iglesias and world champ Keirle star under the lights

Nov 16, 2017
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The Superkarts! USA SuperNationals is officially underway outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Wednesday provided the first time the over 500 drivers in the 10 categories took to the 8/10-mile course in the new section of the parking lot with four rounds for the morning classes and afternoon […]

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Class Structure for 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour Confirmed

IAME classes continue, Stock Honda categories combined

Nov 14, 2017
Written by Rob Howden | No Comments

With the sport in a continuing phase of evolution, Superkarts! USA has its eye focused on providing as much stability as possible for its customers. SKUSA’s move to the IAME product line for the single-speed classes have done just that, solidifying that segment of their program. Heading into the 2018 season, SKUSA would like to […]

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Nov 14, 2017
Written by Rob Howden | 2 Comment

Over the last 20 years, the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals has cemented its position as the official cap to the national racing season in North America. When it comes to the event’s importance in our sport, one cannot argue against the fact that the race is unparalleled in terms of sheer size and longevity.  The event […]

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Nov 13, 2017
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Teams and drivers are arriving to Las Vegas for the 21st running of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals. It has been an amazing 2017 season, and it all concludes with the annual trek to ‘Sin City’. This year’s event outside the Las Vegas Convention Center | Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino is projected to welcome […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 – Preview Series – KZ

De Conto attempting to join three-win club and earn another $10k

Nov 13, 2017
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 21. Leading up to on-track action of the 21st edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas […]

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Superkarts! USA Announces 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees

Bonnier Moulton and Terry Riggins acknowledged for 20+ years of performance

Nov 13, 2017
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Superkarts! USA is pleased to announce this year’s inductees to the SKUSA Hall of Fame. Veteran driver and multi-time SuperNationals winner Bonnier Moulton and long-time SKUSA official and Regional Director Terry Riggins will join the Hall of Fame in the second year of program.  Last year, in conjunction with the 20th running of the SuperNationals, […]

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DAMZ / Alpha Kart USA Announce New Contingency Purse Program

Importer offering $1.5 million program for club, regional and national karting

Nov 13, 2017
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DAMZ Inc. / Alpha Kart USA, the exclusive American importer of the Alpha Kart chassis, is extremely excited to announce a brand new contingency program that is designed to change to world of karting. The 2018 DAMZ / Alpha Kart USA Contingency Purse Program is a first in the sport. This program has been designed […]

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2017 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Day 8 Report

Top-10 for Crews, Crawford and Wang to lead Team USA

Nov 13, 2017
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Welcome to the final race day. Today we will see drivers participate in one warm-up unofficial practice session. After the unofficial practice, all pilots, including those that did not make it into the final round (only the top 36 drivers in terms of point standings moved on to the final race) were invited to participate […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 – Preview Series – X30 Senior

Ninety-six drivers set to go all-in for victory over stacked field

Nov 11, 2017
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 21. Leading up to on-track action of the 21st edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas […]

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2017 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Day 7 Report

Team USA remains in the hunt in all but DD2

Nov 11, 2017
Written by David Cole | No Comments

Hello and welcome to another wonderful day at the track. Today drivers would experience an unofficial morning warm-up practice session and then one race in either Pre-Final Group A or Pre-Final Group B. The determination of whether drivers would be categorized in Group A or B depended on their total number of accrued points based […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 – Preview Series – S1

Top shifterkart drivers from United States and the world set to do battle with Honda/HPD horsepower

Nov 10, 2017
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 21. Leading up to on-track action of the 21st edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas […]

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2017 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Day 6 Report

Trouble for Wang in final heat, Americans still in the hunt heading into Prefinals

Nov 10, 2017
Written by David Cole | No Comments

Thursday proved to be a little colder than the previous days, averaging around 14ºC. The sun was still shining, however the wind started picking up. Drivers would compete in the final two heat races Thursday. Stay updated with live timing by downloading the New App: Rotax Grand Finals for either IOS or Android phones. You can access live timing through […]

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