EKN Driver Diary: Kyle Kalish – SKUSA SuperNationals XIX

Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver takes on stack S2 Stock Moto division in Las Vegas

Dec 02, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - www.otp.ca)
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This year, Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver Kyle Kalish is taking on a new category. The inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Leopard Pro champion is moving from one gear to six, taking on the challenge that is shifterkart racing. The 18-year-old from Wauconda, Illinois began racing when he was five, and has earned championships […]

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Race at the Brickyard

University GT Program offers chance to compete at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Dec 01, 2015 Student Karting World Finals-logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The staff here at eKartingNews.com was extremely intrigued when Danny White of Purdue University dropped us a line to fill us in on a new component to their electric-kart International evGrandPrix, which has been run for the last five years in the infield of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the Indy 500 qualifying weekend.  University […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – East – Final

Former overall #1 Shattuck finishes best in the East

Nov 30, 2015 Briggs 206 WRS Weekly Racing Series logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

In March, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs LO206 racers across North America. The premise is to match up racers against other racers at tracks from the same state, the same region, and the entire continent. While Briggs presented the WRS to tracks all […]

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WKA and EKN Partnering for Trackside Live in 2016

On-site event coverage and streaming audio returns for Manufacturers Cup Series

Nov 25, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
Written by David Cole | 3 Comment

The 2016 season is just around the corner, and sanctioning bodies, race series, promoters and clubs are all busy working on the details for the upcoming year of competition. The World Karting Association has its highly anticipated Daytona KartWeek on the schedule next month right between the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays, welcoming racers […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Sunday Report

Formal sweeps weekend in S1, Pagano and Carlton score emotional victories to highlight SuperSunday

Nov 22, 2015 Danny Formal completes sweep of the S1 Pro category for his first SuperNationals victory (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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The sun rose and set for the final time on this year’s Superkarts! USA SuperNationals, and for the 19th time, history was made in the Las Vegas desert. Over 500 of the best drivers from around the world took part in the five-day event outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Resort & […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Saturday Report

Formal and Lennox stay perfect in S1 and KZ2, Sera retains pole position in TaG Senior

Nov 21, 2015 David Sera retains the pole position for the TaG Senior main event (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Dubbed ‘Situation Saturday’, it was an all-in move for drivers Saturday as the final heat races took place for the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX outside the Las Vegas Convention Center. The third round of motos for the nine categories took place, setting up the grids for the five Last Chance Qualifier races for those with […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Friday Report

Formal and Lennox double up in S1 and KZ2, four different winners in TaG Senior heats

Nov 20, 2015 Danny Formal kept the perfect score going in S1 Pro (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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It was another picture perfect day looking south at the Las Vegas Strip with the first day of racing action taking place on the Las Vegas Convention Center grounds for the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX. Timed qualifying set the grids for the three rounds of heat races in the nine categories, with two rounds of […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Qualifying Report

Formal, Sera and Norris are early favorites after earning headline pole positions

Nov 19, 2015 Danny Formal powered his DRT Racing DR Kart to the pole position in S1 (Photo: On Track Promotions  - otp.ca)
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The second day of action at the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco completed under another gorgeous day around the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Today completed the final preparation before the real battle began, with qualifying taking place at the end of each session for all […]

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Paddock Insider: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Thursday

Qualifying day to determine where the race to SuperSunday begins for all drivers

Nov 19, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
Written by David Cole | No Comments

EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Resort & Casino. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Paddock Insider: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Wednesday

19th annual event held for the first time at Las Vegas Convention Center gets underway

Nov 18, 2015 (Photo: EKN)
Written by David Cole | No Comments

EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Resort & Casino. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Industry Insider: HPD’s Jeff Barrow

Motorsports powerhouse excited to continue karting connection

Nov 17, 2015 Jeff Barrow of HPD
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As the sport of karting rolls into its sixth decade, one of the key components for future growth and exposure may just be our evolving partnerships with companies from outside the inner karting circle.  Honda Performance Development (HPD) has grown its connection with karting, and particularly Superkarts! USA, over the last several years and the […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – TaG Senior

Heated championship battle mixes with full field of drivers vying for SuperNationals crown

Nov 16, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Team USA – Saturday Report

Ramirez-Barrero and Selliken land runner-up finishes, help give United States Nations Cup

Nov 16, 2015 Team USA took home the Nations Cup, second time in two years (Photo: Rotax-Kart.com)
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Four names were added to the history books as the 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals crowned this year’s world champions at the Kartodromo Internacional Algarve in Portimao, Portugal. Championship Saturday hosted 34 drivers in all four categories, vying for a chance to be in the hunt at the end of the day. The entire […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – S1 Pro

Championship chase expected to go down to wire with stacked field of drivers

Nov 15, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – KZ2

de Conto with the good odds to defend victory, lots of new and returning names

Nov 14, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Team USA – Friday Report

Dozen United States of America drivers transferring into Championship Saturday

Nov 13, 2015 (Photo: Rotax-Kart.com)
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Today was judgment day for the 288 drivers taking part in the 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals at the Kartodromo Internacional Algarve in Portimao, Portugal. Another picture perfect day of weather allowed for the final round of heat races and the last chance qualifiers to run without any weather related issues. The challenge for […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – S2 Semi-Pro

Two rising stars vying for first Fikse Wheels Pro Tour championship

Nov 13, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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 XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Team USA – Thursday Report

Up and down day for United States drivers following first day of racing

Nov 12, 2015 (Photo: Rotax-Kart.com)
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The first wheel-to-wheel sessions took place Thursday at the Kartodromo Internactional Algarve in Portimao, Portugal for the 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. Two days of preparing to be the fastest driver on the track, the mindset now transfers over to surviving the next two days without any damage, and the best possible results through […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – TaG Master

Fikse Wheels Pro Tour title to be decided by SuperNationals rookies

Nov 12, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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 XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Team USA – Wednesday Report

Wang leads Team USA with pole position in DD2 Masters

Nov 11, 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals 2015 logo
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Day two of competition completed at the Kartodromo Internacional Algarve in Portimao, Portugal for the 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. The important task of qualifying was completed for the 288 drivers in the four categories, setting the stage for the three rounds of heat races as they all try to qualify for one of […]

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