EKN One-on-One: Nicholas Rowe

Aussie driver steals SuperNationals TaG Senior victory in Las Vegas debut

Jan 03, 2014 Nicholas Rowe celebrating the TaG Senior victory at SuperNationals XVII (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Over 80 drivers entered in the TaG Senior category for their chance to make history at this year’s Superkarts! USA SuperNationals. The 17th edition of the event was historic in terms of numbers, with over 600 drivers in attendance, and in terms of weather. For three straight days, it was nothing but cold and rain, […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – 2013 Final Standings

Tony Kart secures third straight title, CRG and Top Kart cap off top-three

Dec 23, 2013 EKN Constructors Championship logo
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The 2013 season has now been completed, and therefore, so has this year’s eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship. Held in November, the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVII was the last event to be included in this year’s EKN CC calculations. A total of 23 events were selected on the season to take part in the EKN CC program, […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – November 2013 – Juan Manuel Correa

Florida driver becomes first Rotax world champion from the United States

Dec 18, 2013 Correa drove to victory at the Rotax Grand Finals in the Junior Max division (Photo: Ken Johnson - studio52.us)
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Thanks to the partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United States […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – November 2013 – Joey Wimsett

CRG-USA driver podiums at two biggest 2013 events in back-to-back weekends

Dec 16, 2013 Wimsett drove to the S1 SuperNationals victory, clinching the season championship (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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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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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – 2013 Final Standings

Pagano squeaks out top spot to end season, edging out Neri by three points

Dec 12, 2013 DriverRankings-LouiePagano-Kart
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The 2013 season was another exciting year of racing in TaG competition, with over 400 drivers earning results toward the final standings of the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings. From coast to coast, north to south, the entire country was busy with racing over the last 12 months. Throughout the year, a number of veterans stood out, […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Stock Moto – 2013 Final Standings

Musgrave jumps to top spot to end season as #1 driver

Dec 09, 2013 DriverRankings-BillyMusgrave-kart
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The 2013 season came to a close for those on the national scene following the completion of Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVII in Las Vegas. The grueling week saw everyone battle the weather and tough competition, which resulted in some exciting racing. Vegas was a great cap to what was an awesome 2013 campaign. Throughout the […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – October 2013 – Aidan Keel

Florida driver races his way to Invitational event at Rotax Grand Finals in NOLA

Nov 29, 2013 Keel won his way into the Invitational event with a victory at the Pan-Am in Mini Max (Photo: Ken Johnson - Studio52.us)
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Thanks to the new partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United […]

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EKN One-on-One: COTA’s Andy Seesemann

Constant improvement is the focus of growing Rotax winter series

Nov 14, 2013 Andy Seesemann
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With all eyes of the global Rotax community on the Grand Finals at NOLA Motorsports Park, and so many racers tuning into our Trackside coverage here on eKartingNews.com, this is a perfect time for us to have a look at one of the Rotax programs that will highlight to so-called ‘off-season’ on North American karting.  […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVII

November 20-24, 2013: Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino - Las Vegas, Nevada

Nov 11, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
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The 2013 Superkarts! USA SuperNationals is shaping up to be the biggest event in its 17 year history. At close to 600 entries heading to the Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino, history will be made when the 11 categories hit the track Wednesday for practice. Over $100,000 in cash and prizes are set to be […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – October 2013 – Oliver Askew

Senior rookie dominates main event at Rotax Pan-American Challenge

Nov 08, 2013 Oliver Askew drove to the Pan-American Challenge victory, adding to his Senior rookie resume
(Photo: Ken Johnson - Studio52.us)
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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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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – October 31

Pagano, Neri and Craig remain on standing podium heading into SuperNationals

Nov 06, 2013 EKN Driver Rankings logo
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Heading into the biggest race of the season, the highly-anticipated updated standings for the eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings have been produced. With a much longer than anticipated gap between published rankings, things have changed throughout the 400+ positions, putting regional, national and international karters against one another – based solely on numbers. The top of […]

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2013 Rotax Grand Finals

November 10-16, 2013: NOLA Motorsports Park - New Orleans, Louisiana

Nov 05, 2013 Rotax Grand Finals 2013 logo
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The 2013 edition of the Rotax Grand Finals is set for the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans on November 10-16. With the first ever ‘Olympics of Karting’ held on United States soil, the record high 23 drivers competing in the four categories for Team USA will have the entire country behind them as the […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Stock Moto – October 31

Leesmann increases score, not lead with Musgrave holding strong

Oct 31, 2013 EKN Driver Rankings logo
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The 2013 season is nearing the end, with only a few more local and regional events still on the calendar before turning over for 2014. One race everyone is looking forward to is now just three weeks away, with nearly 600 drivers expected for the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVII. The SKUSA Pro Tour finale will […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – September 2013 – Kyle Wick

Washington driver battles top pilots to record first major Junior Max victory

Oct 30, 2013 Wick drove to his first major victory in Junior Max at the Can-Am Karting Challenge finale (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Thanks to the new partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United […]

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2013 RoboPong 200

October 26-27, 2013: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

Oct 25, 2013 Robo-Pong 200 logo
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The 10th annual RoboPong 200 is set for this weekend at the popular New Castle Motorsports Park. The 1-mile circuit in Indiana will welcome karting’s best along with big names in motorsports. This year’s race is later in the year then normal, and thus one extra challenge of battling the weather will be a factor. […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – September 2013 – Gary Lawson

Ohio driver continues reign over Rock Island GP after two year hiatus

Oct 22, 2013 Lawson returned to the Rock Island Grand Prix after two years, adding four victories to his win total (Photo: Joe Brittin)
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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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EKN Constructors Championship – October 18, 2013

A near lock-up for Tony Kart heading into SuperNationals XVII

Oct 18, 2013 EKN Constructors Championship logo
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Just one more event remains in the 2013 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship program – the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVII. In year’s past, the top brand was decided in the Rio parking lot, but this year, it may be decided already. It’s been well documented throughout the season how the OTK chassis have dominated the numbers throughout […]

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Driver Diary: Trey Shannon – 24 Hours of America

North Carolina driver faces third 24 hour event to promote awareness for Tourette Syndrome

Oct 17, 2013 Trey Shannon 24 Hour of America
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eKartingNews.com has partnered up with Trey Shannon as he attempts his third-straight 24 hour challenge. Shannon will compete in the 24 Hours of America event as a solo driver, while promoting awareness for Tourette Syndrome. Over the October 18-20 weekend, racers from around the world will compete at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North […]

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Driver Diary: Kurt Fisher – IAME International Final

Italian Motors USA driver taking on best IAME drivers in world at French facility

Oct 15, 2013 Fisher making completed his first day on course Wednesday
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eKartingNews.com has partnered up with Kurt Fisher to provide an insightful and direct look into competing at the IAME International Final, held at the ‘Actua Circuit de Lyon’ in the scenic city of Lyon, France on October 16-20. A total of seven drivers from North America will be competing, with Fisher set to do battle […]

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2013 Rotax Pan-American Challenge

October 11-13, 2013: NOLA Motorsports Park - Avondale, New Orleans

Oct 12, 2013 Rotax Pan American Logo
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This week brings on the international Rotax Pan-American Challenge. Nearly 200 drivers from all across the world converged NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans, Louisiana. Teams and drivers arrived early in the week for unofficial practice scheduled for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Thursday served as the official practice day and the real action began Friday […]

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