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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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – June 15

Skaggs sets mid-season benchmark, represents new Tennessee Karting Association program

Jun 19, 2017
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Created in 2015, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs 206 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 […]

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Jun 16, 2017
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We are now at the halfway point of the season for the EKN TaG Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA. Just under 60 events are in the books of those listed on the 2017 calendar with another 60 on the horizon, determining who the best TaG drivers are in the United States. The brand […]

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2017 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – Stock Honda – June 16

Lead narrows for French with AJ Myers now the top challenger for the #1 spot

Jun 15, 2017
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As we near the halfway point of the 2017 calendar year, many of the national, regional and local programs are well underway with their season. The events listed on the eKartingNews.com Stock Honda Driver Rankings powered by Bell Racing USA are at the halfway point for 2017, and the battle for the top position – […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: May 2017 – Braden Eves

Three different chassis brands, three victories at two events for Ohio driver

Jun 14, 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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2017 United States Pro Kart Series – Liberty Grand Prix

June 2-4, 2017: Pittsburgh International Race Complex - Wampum, Pennsylvania

Jun 01, 2017
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The United States Pro Kart Series gets back underway this weekend with the second event of the 2017 season – Liberty Grand Prix at Pittsburgh International Race Complex in Wampum, PA. Following a strong opening event in April, the five IAME classes and two Yamaha divisions take to the 9/10-mile course and continue their bid […]

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Superkarts! USA Video: TOMversation – SKUSA Pro Tour SpringNationals

Interesting words from the SKUSA CEO about the future of the organization

May 22, 2017
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Once again, Superkarts! USA owner and CEO discusses the future of the organization during an interview with Eyenovation’s Chris Ortenburger during the weekend of the SKUSA Pro Tour SpringNationals at Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. Enjoy!

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2017 Keystone State Nationals

May 19-21, 2017: Pittsburgh International Race Complex - Wampum, Pennsylvania

May 17, 2017
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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series resumes this weekend with a return to the Pittsburgh International Race Complex in Wampum, Pennsylvania. The event – Keystone State Nationals – is the second on the championship program, ending the five month gap between races. Official Discussion Thread Official Website Results EKN Photo Gallery EKN Trackside Live EVENT COVERAGE 05.26.17 […]

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2017 SKUSA Pro Tour – SpringNationals

May 5-7, 2017: Simraceway Performance Karting Center - Sonoma, California

Apr 28, 2017
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The Superkarts! USA Pro Tour returns back to Sonoma, California on May 5-7, bringing the SpringNationals event home to its inaugural location. The Simraceway Performance Karitng Center hosted the first ever SpringNats back in 2010, coming back after seven years. Official Thread Event Website eKartingNews.com LIVE Saturday Results Sunday Results EVENT COVERAGE 05.12.17 – From […]

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2017 Challenge of the Americas – Sonoma

April 7-9, 2017: Simraceway Performance Karting Center - Sonoma, California

Mar 30, 2017
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The 10th season of Challenge of the Americas closes out at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California on the April 7-9 weekend. Each of the championship chases closes out with the final two rounds around the popular venue, with tickets to the 2017 Rotax Grand Finals on the line. Official Discussion Thread Official […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – March 24

Number of brands earning points in first quarter of 2017 season

Mar 27, 2017
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The first quarter of 2017 is in the books, and a busy schedule of karting events have been completed through the first three months of the season. The winter months typically were used to recharge and prepare for the summer season. Today, there is not a weekend that does not have a major event on […]

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2017 SKUSA Pro Tour – WinterNationals

March 3-5, 2017: NOLA Motorsports Park - New Orleans, LA

Mar 01, 2017
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The inaugural Superkarts! USA Pro Tour WinterNationals is set for March 3-5 at the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is a new era for SKUSA with the introduction of the WinterNats, along with visiting the NOLA circuit for the first time. Official Thread Event Website Saturday Results Sunday Results eKartingNews.com LIVE EVENT COVERAGE […]

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2017 Challenge of the Americas – Phoenix

February 24-26, 2017: Phoenix Kart Racing Association - Glendale, Arizona

Feb 23, 2017
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The second stop of the 2017 Challenge of the Americas is set for the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona. The February 24-26 will welcome the best Rotax, Shifter, and Briggs 206 racers from the area and along the west coast to contest two rounds of racing at the premier west coast winter […]

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OnTrack: CSK Racing – VLR Emerald

EKN Publisher enjoys great day with Tri-C Karters

Feb 15, 2017
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It’s not uncommon for the EKN office to receive invitations to drive karts in club and regional events, and trust me, if we had the time and an unlimited travel budget, I’m sure that David and I would accept every offer. There are some tracks and clubs that we’d love to cross off the bucket […]

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2017 Challenge of the Americas – Tucson

January 27-29, 2017: Musselman Honda Circuit - Tucson, Arizona

Jan 25, 2017
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The 10th season of Challenge of the Americas is here. Teams and drivers are heading to the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona for the first two rounds of the championship series. Racers from all across the western half of North America are ready to compete in Rotax, Shifter, and Briggs divisions – with great […]

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Daytona KartWeek 2016

December 28-30, 2016: Daytona International Speedway - Daytona Beach, Florida

Dec 27, 2016
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It’s that time of the year, where racers converge on the sunshine state of Florida for the WKA Daytona KartWeek. Dirt, Road Race, and Sprint racers will contest the three unique events at the Daytona International Speedway between the Christmas and New Year’s Eve holidays. Official Discussion Thread Official Website Results NRRS Results EKN Photo […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – 2016 Final Standings

Tony Kart scores title for sixth straight season

Dec 22, 2016
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The karting market is filled with a number of chassis brands, manufactured from right here in the USA, to Europe and all the way down under in Australia. For many, the North American market is prime real estate with the number of karters in the USA and Canada, and the ability to race year-round. The […]

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OnTrack: Margay Ignite K3

Second-straight year partnering up with American chassis manufacturer for Labor Day street race

Dec 15, 2016
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When you get kicked off the horse, you jump back on. That’s exactly what I did this past Labor Day weekend, having endured a disappointing 2015 edition of the Rock Island Grand Prix. Last year, thanks to all the hard work and effort by the crew at Margay Racing, I was able to start all […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20

November 16-20, 2016: Las Vegas Convention Center - Las Vegas, Nevada

Nov 03, 2016
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The 20th edition of the SKUSA SuperNationals is set for November 16-20. Nearly 500 racers from around the world will compete on a temporary circuit at the Las Vegas Convention Center, next to the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. The Superkarts! USA Pro Tour categories will complete the championship chases with the top KZ […]

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2016 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – October 20

Lemke remains top driver heading into SuperNationals

Oct 26, 2016
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2016 season is coming to a close, and thus, so will the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings. It has been an interesting year, especially in the TaG divisions across the United States. There has been no shortage of events, and at each, it seems to be the same drivers that are competing for the victory. No […]

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