2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Tanveer Deen

Calgary Kart Racing Club champion is third-best Canadian driver inside top-10 for Senior/Masters

Dec 15, 2017
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The 2017 season marked the third year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV. The purpose of the effort is to promote the grassroots Briggs 206 program across North America, providing racers with the opportunity to match up against other drivers from across the United States and Canada. Through the support […]

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2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Jake Cowden

Ontario driver at Goodwood finishes 10th overall in Junior category

Dec 13, 2017
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The 2017 season marked the third year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV. The purpose of the effort is to promote the grassroots Briggs 206 program across North America, providing racers with the opportunity to match up against other drivers from across the United States and Canada. Through the support […]

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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
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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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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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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21

November 15-19, 2017: Las Vegas Convention Center - Las Vegas, Nevada

Nov 03, 2017
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November is here, and it means SuperNationals time! The Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 is set for November 15-19 at the Las Vegas Convention Center | Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Over 500 drivers will converge on Sin City for a chance to be one of the 10 winners on SuperSunday, adding their name to […]

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One-on-One: Cambrian Go-Karts’ Nic Le Duc

Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix winner talks about the victory and the upcoming SuperNationals

Nov 02, 2017
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We’re just over a month down the road from yet another exciting SKUSA Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix, and with the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals countdown underway, here’s a cool ‘Throwback Thursday’ interview that works as both a report and a preview, as we expect to see this driver in the fight for a win in […]

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2017 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – TaG – October 27

Top three unchanged as Craig, Norberg and Jarsocrak head to SuperNationals fighting for #1

Nov 01, 2017
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The end of the 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour was very dramatic at the SummerNationals held in New Castle, Indiana back in August. That event could have reshaped the standing for eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA. Each of the top three drivers, who were in the fight for the SKUSA title, […]

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Oct 30, 2017
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The 2017 season is nearing the end, as is this year’s edition of the eKartingNews.com Stock Honda Driver Rankings powered by Bell Racing USA. As we have seen throughout the year, there has been one driver that has been in the mix at the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour, and has the ability to earn the […]

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OnTrack: CRG FS4

New chassis focused on #OperationGrassroots movement for the entire globe

Oct 23, 2017
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The sport of karting in North America is in a very positive place right now. The #OperationGrassroots movement continues to grow, strengthening the base of the pyramid by helping to re-establish the fun, fair, and exciting racing that we have grown to love and even form lifestyles around. This movement has caught the attention of […]

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2017 Top Kart USA Grand Nationals

October 13-15, 2017: GoPro Motorplex - Mooresville, North Carolina

Oct 12, 2017
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This weekend is the chance for drivers in the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series to take home the famed ‘Eagle’ trophy. The Top Kart USA Grand Nationals is set for October 13-15 at the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. The Championship chases in the eight categories of the series will conclude with the ninth and […]

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2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Chicagoland Super Grand Prix

September 22-24, 2017: Autobahn Country Club - Joliet, Illinois

Sep 19, 2017
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This weekend is the 2017 finale for the United States Pro Kart Series. For the first time in the five-year history of the series, the program is visiting the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, Illinois to decide this year’s champions. Seven categories will crown their champions following two rounds of racing on September 22-24. Official […]

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2017 Rock Island Grand Prix

September 2-3, 2017: Rock Island Street Course - Rock Island, Illinois

Aug 31, 2017
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It is RIGP Week! The 2017 edition of the Rock Island Grand Prix is set for this weekend. The annual Labor Day weekend festival is set for September 2-3 as the city streets of Rock Island, Illinois turn into a full racing circuit. Karters from all over North America converge on the Quad Cities area […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – August 23

Top three held by OTK, Sodi Kart sets new event record

Aug 23, 2017
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Over 30 events have been tabulated from the 2017 season toward the eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship. The expansion to major national and regional events have helped to gauge the success of brands across the United States karting market. Entering the final weekend of August, there only remains 10 more events to be included in the final […]

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2017 AMK Race Products Nationals

August 25-27, 2017: Wolf Paving Raceway - Dousman, Wisconsin

Aug 22, 2017
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The 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series resumes this weekend with the fourth event on the year. The AMK Race Products Nationals is set for the Wolf Paving Raceway in Dousman, Wisconsin on August 25-27. The home of the Badger Kart Club expanded its circuit this year, with WKA set to enjoy the historic facility and […]

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Driver Diary: Patrick Britain – KWC 2017

Nearly 200 drivers from around the globe battle in Spain for world title

Aug 16, 2017
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This Driver Diary is from California karter Patrick Britain. A long-time Sport Karting driver, Britain traveled to Madrid, Spain recently to challenge 199 others from around the globe, taking part in the Kart World Championship event the last week of July. For a long time, I’ve been of the opinion that racing isn’t about what […]

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2017 SKUSA Pro Tour – SummerNationals

August 11-13, 2017: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

Aug 07, 2017
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This weekend is the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour season finale – the SKUSA SummerNationals 2017. The event visits the New Castle Motorsports Park for the third straight year, with the first time becoming the host of the final two rounds of the championship chase. All nine class championships, along with the tickets to the IAME […]

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2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier State Grand Prix

July 28-30, 2017: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

Jul 27, 2017
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The third stop of the 2017 United States Pro Kart Series is set for this weekend (July 28-30) at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, Indiana facility will host the Hoosier State Grand Prix, counting for Round Five and Six of the series championship. Also on the line are the three full tickets […]

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2017 Team Empower Nationals

July 14-16, 2017: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

Jul 11, 2017
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This weekend the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series resumes with the third stop of the 2017 season. The Team Empower Nationals is set for July 14-16 at the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. Rounds Five and Six are scheduled for the weekend, along with the second event of the Bridgestone Mid-Season Shootout. Official […]

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Industry Insider: New Asphalt = New Karters

New kart tracks making quick impact on the sport

Jul 04, 2017
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In the early days of the sport, karting enthusiasts ventured to any open pavement or smooth dirt area to enjoy racing around, just an inch off the ground. As the sport progressed, purpose-built karting facilities sprung up all over North America. Many were simple and small, with just enough space for karts to go side-by-side. […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – June 20

OTK brands hold top two positions at halfway point of season

Jun 20, 2017
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The first half of the 2017 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship is in the books. The summer months are here, with thousands of karters hitting tracks all across North America, enjoying the fun and excitement that is karting. At the national level, teams and drivers are gearing up for the second half of the season, looking to […]

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