Oct 20, 2017
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Jonathan Kotyk has written another blog to recount his first hectic week in the UK and look forward to what promises to be an exciting next few days at the Formula Formula Ford Festival: (http://teamusascholarship.org/?p=4164) After a successful test at Donington Park last Thursday, Aaron and I helped the Cliff Dempsey team pack up the […]

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Oct 18, 2017
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It’s not every day that you have the chance to represent your country at the most prestigious Formula Ford events in the world. That is the opportunity Jeremy Shaw and the Team USA Scholarship has given me. It was just this year that I made the step into single-seaters from karts to cars, and now […]

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Oct 12, 2017
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AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires is proud to announce the first championship held at the facility under VKG Entertainment ownership, the 2017-2018 AMR Motorplex Winter Challenge presented by MG Tires. The championship will consist of three, single-day race events over the course of four months. The winter season will kick off on Sunday, […]

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Oct 11, 2017
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The local hardware store in Barnesville, Georgia is stocking back up on brooms this week, following the sweep by 6 drivers this past weekend, as the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series stormed into the Lamar County Speedway for the Barnesville Bash, fending off the challenges of Hurricane Nate, and ending the season on a most […]

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Oct 10, 2017
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In their fourth season, the 206 Cup held the first-ever Grand Championships at the New Castle Motorsports Park on September 30-October 1. The event was made up as two separate race days, featuring nearly 150 entries each day that included top drivers from the 206 Cup Divisional Series as well participants from across the USA, […]

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Oct 09, 2017
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Road America’s CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex, the popular multi-use, multi-configuration, one-mile track, used by the Road America Karting Club and additional Road America programs is getting repaved, track Vice President of Business Development, Mike Kertscher, announced today. “This is a tremendous improvement for Road America and especially the karting community,” Kertscher said. “Our CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex […]

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Oct 09, 2017
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With the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup finale set to take the green flag this coming weekend, series officials extend entry deadline while Bridgestone Tires announce free tires for all competitors that are entered. “Due to a logistical issue with the shipper of the container, YLC rear tires will not arrive in time for […]

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Oct 06, 2017
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Guess who’s back!!!! It’s been a busy two months for the duo at eKartingNews.com, and now they are back with the latest episode of the EKN Debrief. The ninth episode – presented by Briggs & Stratton Racing – covers the many news topics that has hit the industry over the last eight weeks. The Ocala Gran Prix Race Report […]

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Oct 06, 2017
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Two talented young American race car drivers hailing from entirely different backgrounds have earned an opportunity to represent the Team USA Scholarship following an intensive evaluation program conducted over the past few weeks. Aaron Jeansonne, 19, from Sulphur, La., and Jonathan Kotyk, 23, from Atlantic Beach, Fla., have been selected from an impressive group of […]

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Oct 04, 2017
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Rounds of the 2017 GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge championship club series may be winding down, but entries are revving up. Saturday’s Round 10 of the 12-Round series featured 129 competitors across 10 divisions. Congrats to all Round 10 winners: Brent Crews (Briggs LO206 Cadet), Jon Seiler (Briggs LO206 Junior), Dan Koehler (Briggs LO206 Senior), Taylor […]

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Penultimate Event for Los Angeles Karting Championship in the Books

Drivers add to win totals following Round Eight as title chases close up

Oct 03, 2017
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On September 17, the Los Angele Karting Championship held Round Eight of the 2017 championship program at the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California. The penultimate round of the season signaled a very important day, with those in the championship chases looking to further their chances of securing a year-end title. Many of the competitors […]

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Sep 29, 2017
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GoPro Motorplex karting facility in Mooresville, NC. has big plans to celebrate five years in business on Sunday, Oct. 8 with a focus on giving back to their customers. GoPro Motorplex’s 5-Year Anniversary Celebration planned for next Sunday will include a special day of giveaways to say thank you to their customers. The event will […]

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Sep 28, 2017
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Despite unsubstantiated and unofficial rumors, World Karting Officials are proud to announce what they have been stating for several weeks. And that is the Barnesville Bash for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series WILL RUN at Lamar County Speedway the weekend of October 6-8. The event, which will kick off Friday with a full day […]

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PROgression: Mazda Road to Indy Wraps Up Banner Year On and Off Track

Driver Development Ladder the Clear Cut Path to IndyCar

Sep 25, 2017
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The Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires – the most effective driver development platform in the world – concluded its best season to date this month with thrilling championship battles punctuated by thriving off-track initiatives that firmly position the INDYCAR-sanctioned ladder series for future growth and global presence. The relevance of the Mazda […]

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Sep 25, 2017
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World Karting Officials have announced the date for the annual Membership Meeting will be held on Friday afternoon October 13, following the days practice for the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series. Nestled in between the end of practice and the meeting will be a sponsored barbecue for all WKA […]

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Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix to Host California ProKart Challenge

Largest street race on west coast to once again welcome Superkarts! USA flagship regional program

Sep 22, 2017
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The 2017 season is reaching the final stretch as the calendar readies for a turn over to October. That signals the return to the city streets for the California ProKart Challenge as the annual Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix hosts the final round of the 2017 championship. Since 2012, the city of Lancaster has welcomed […]

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Sep 21, 2017
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Even Hurricane Irma couldn’t stop the freight train that IS Jason Lorang, as the Midwest racer capped off an amazing season, full of travel, with a car loaded with hardware, and wins totalling double digits, including 2 more in the West Texas Outlaws TaG Heavy class, as the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series, presented by […]

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Sep 20, 2017
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This has been one of the most gratifying and challenging years for the entity we call the F-Series and now the NY Race Complex powered by LeCont. It has been a difficult task to create a circuit that will impress even the most hardcore racers while working two programs that promote the growth of the […]

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ROK Cup Promotions Announces ROK Winter Cup at PBK in December with $27,000 in Prizes

Official tune-up for the 2018 Florida Winter Tour; Two ROK season passes available

Sep 18, 2017
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With plans for the 2018 season in high gear after the cancellation of the ROK Cup USA National Final due to Hurricane Irma, ROK Cup Promotions is pleased to announce today the ROK Winter Cup. Set for December 2-3, 2017 at Palm Beach Karting, the ROK Winter Cup will act as the official tune-up for […]

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Sep 13, 2017
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As Bridgestone enters its 40th year of supplying premium kart racing tires to the US Karting market, Bridgestone Kartsport would like to confirm its product line for the 2018 season and beyond.  Consisting of two new compounds (YNB, YNP) along with two existing compounds (YLC, YDS), Bridgestone continues its practice of offering a complete range […]

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