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
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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
Written by David Cole | No Comments

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
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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 6 Report

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

Nov 10, 2017
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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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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 – Preview Series – S2

Sold-out Semi-Pro division set for another great battle in Vegas

Nov 09, 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 5 Report

Wang qualifies P1 as Team USA Cadets continue challenging at front

Nov 09, 2017
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Welcome back to the first day of qualifying and heat racing. Wednesday’s temperatures averaged around 20°C, sunny and a little breezy. In other words, another perfect day for racing. Wednesday gave the drivers one last chance to test out their strategies in their fifth and final unofficial practice session before heading directly into qualifying. Competitors […]

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

Former winners square off with a younger crowd looking to steal the spotlight

Nov 08, 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 4 Report

Team USA drivers continue to adjust to karts and track in final full day of practice

Nov 08, 2017
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Welcome to the second and last full day of unofficial non-qualifying practice. The weather was mild, sunny and 22°C average temperature – in other words, perfect for driving conditions. The drivers were given two 15-minute practice sessions. Similar to Monday’s set-up, Tuesday proved to be another opportunity for teams to test their equipment and familiarize […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 – Preview Series – S4 Master

Former winners and champions set to square off again in Vegas

Nov 07, 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 3 Report

Selliken, Crawford, Pierson and Crews lead Team USA for first sessions in Portugal

Nov 07, 2017
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Welcome back to the first day of non-qualifying practice! Each class participated in two, 15-minute non-qualifying practice sessions. One could sense the underlying thrill of drivers and team members, since Monday marked the commencement of the on-track action. Today, competitors mainly focused on breaking-in engines, adjusting and testing their new chassis and engine packages, and […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 – Preview Series – S4 Super Master

Second year for eldest category becomes more competitive for Vegas

Nov 06, 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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