US Road Racing Programs Geared Up For Another Season

Sport’s unique genre continues high-speed excitement on United States road courses

Jan 19, 2016
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For many participants in the sport of karting, road racing is simply something that they have not yet experienced. When Art Ingels created the sport in Southern California almost 60 years ago, racers took full advantage of any paved area possible to take their new machines for a ride. Eventually, these karting enthusiasts turned to […]

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Jan 12, 2016
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Words courtesy of World Karting Association The karting world was saddened to learn of the passing of John Strauser on Thursday January 7. John, a resident of Bloomfield, Indiana, served as past president of IKF, the International Kart Federation, and was a well known friend to many in the karting industry for his many years, […]

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Evinco Tire Selected as Official Sprint Spec Tire for IKF

New program launches partnership with Superkarts! USA to grow and stabilize the sport

Jan 06, 2016
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The Board of Directors of the International Kart Federation is pleased to announce a new partnership with Superkarts! USA and Evinco Tires.  For 2016 and 2017, the Evinco product line has been selected as the official spec tire of the IKF for the Sprint program. “We are looking forward to working with Superkarts! USA and […]

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Aug 06, 2015
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The International Kart Federation is scheduled for honored to again partner with Briggs & Stratton Racing for the 2015 IKF 4 Cycle Sprint Grand National in Sonoma CA. David Klaus, Director of Briggs Motorsports, wanted to find a way to give back to the same racers that have made 2015 such a positive year in […]

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Jul 28, 2015
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Returning to Adams Motorsports Park and hosted by the International Kart Federation, the 2 Cycle Sprint Grand National is just around the corner! Taking place over July 29 – August 1st, final event plans are being made for what is sure to be a great experience for all competitors, teams and families alike. IKF would […]

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Jul 16, 2015
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IKF 2-Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals July 29 – August 1, 2015, Adams Motorsport Park, Riverside, California Entry Fees are: First Class $140.00 Additional Classes $130.00 Entry Forms are available at: www.motorsportsreg.com and on the Forms Page of the IKF Website:   www.ikfkarting.com The 2015 IKF 2 Cycle Sprint Grand National will be held at Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, CA. Adams Motorsports […]

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IKF 4 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals in Sonoma, CA

Grand National racing at a world-renown motorsports facility

Jul 06, 2015
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A partnership between Briggs & Stratton, Simraceway, and the International Kart Federation was finalized recently, resulting in the 4 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals being held at the popular track on August 20th & 21st, 2015. Briggs & Stratton is supporting this world-class facility, making way for the best racers in Junior l, Junior ll, and […]

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Jun 24, 2015
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For the first time ever, Simraceway and the International Kart Federation will co-host the 2015 IKF 4 Cycle Sprint Grand National. The event will be held at Simraceway in Sonoma, CA on August 20 & 21, 2015. Open practice will be held at Simraceway the week of the Grand National. There will be two days […]

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IKF 2 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals Set for July 29-August 1

Motul Oil to be Presenting Sponsor. Event held at Adams Motorsports Park

Jun 10, 2015
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Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, California will be the site of the International Kart Federation (IKF) 2 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals. The Event dates are July 29 – August 1, 2015. With multiple sponsors on board including presenting sponsor Motul Oil and corporate sponsors VP Race Fuels and Hoosier Tire, the event is sure to […]

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Apr 03, 2015
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One of the longest running regional programs in the United States is set to get the 2015 season underway as the International Kart Federation Region 6 Northwest Gold Cup series has its sights on the Sumas International Motorsports Academy in Sumas, Washington on April 10-12. After a successful 2014 season, the program has additional sponsorship […]

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Returning to the Jackson County Sports Park and hosted by the Southern Oregon Karters, the International Kart Federation (IKF) 2-Cycle, 4-Cycle and Shifter Grand Nationals are just around the corner. Taking place over the August 6-10 week, final event plans are being made for what is sure to be a great experience for all competitors, […]

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With over $3000.00 awarded in Rounds 3 & 4 of the MG Tires IKF Region 6 Gold Cup Sprint Series, the members of Spokane Kart Racing Association are anticipating that the  Pro series classes Smak Plastics Rotax Pro 400 and the Nitro Radish Pro World Formula  400 are again looking to award well over $3000.00 […]

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BlackStar Motorsports has announced that they will award a $50 gift certificate redeemable for tuning or driver coaching services to drivers who win a NitroRadish WF Pro main event while using a BlackStar engine! BlackStar has joined the growing list of companies who are showing their support of the 2014 IKF NW Gold Cup Sprint […]

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Over $20,000.00 in cash, awards, and contingencies are being offered for the 2014 IKF Region 6 Gold Cup Race Series. 2014 will see some great changes for the longest continuing kart series in the Northwest. The Series will consist of 5, 2 day events at 5 different locations in the Northwest. Race events will be […]

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Adams Motorsports Park to Host IKF Region 7 Event Next Weekend

Opening round set to kick off 2014 season

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The 2014 International Kart Federation (IKF) Region 7 program is set to kick off next weekend in Riverside, California. Taking place at the AdamsMotorsportsPark over the March 8-9 weekend, the first event of the IKF karting season will be the springboard into what is sure to be a successful season in the western half of […]

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Sep 13, 2013
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The Motul IKF Region 7 Championship Series brought to you by K1 Race Gear and Bridgestone tires continued ventured north into California’s central coast for races #9 and #10 at the Santa Maria Kart Track. The Santa Maria Karting Association once again hosted the event and as always delivered the two things racers like most, […]

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IKF 2-Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals Set for October 10-13

Motul Oil to be presenting sponsor, event held at Buttonwillow Raceway Park

Aug 14, 2013
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Looking forward to the latter half of the 2013 season, the International Kart Federation (IKF) 2-Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals are now set for October 10th to 13th at the ButtonwillowRacewayPark facility in Buttonwillow, California. With multiple sponsors on board including presenting sponsor Motul Oil and corporate sponsors VP Race Fuels and Bridgestone, the event is […]

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Jul 10, 2013
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The Motul IKF Region 7 Championship Series brought to you by K1 Race Gear and Bridgestone tires continued their season for races #7 and #8 at the Willow Springs Kart Track. The new K1 Race Gear 2013 champion’s driving suit was on display this weekend, meeting with rave reviews from drivers used to only getting […]

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The region 6 Northwest Gold Cup Series made their way to the far east side of the region for round two of the seven round series, visiting the Glen Morgan Kart track in Boise, Idaho. Hosted by the Snake River Karter’s the .250 of mile sprint course is one of two remaining “True” sprint tracks […]

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Jun 11, 2013
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The next double header race weekend of the IKF Region 7 Championship series will be June 21-23 hosted by Willow Springs Kart Club on the Kart Track at Willow Springs International Raceway. The Willow Springs Kart Club has added a Pro Leopard Sr. Race on Saturday and a purse on the Spec PRD Sr., Spec […]

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