Oct 01, 2014 Cold Stone Creamery logo
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After a successful Cold Stone US Grand Nationals in July, MAXSpeed Entertainment is pleased to announce that the 2014 Grand Nationals presenting sponsor is back on board to support several more events. Starting with the 2014 Rotax Pan American Challenge in October and moving onwards to the 2015 season, Cold Stone will put their name […]

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Oct 01, 2014 Wayne Wispelaere
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Wayne Wispelaere, founder of one of the all-time leading American go-kart chassis manufacturers Coyote Products, passed away last week, September 25, at age 66. Wispelaere founded KIM Associates in 1972 and several years later the company would become Coyote Products, featuring its leading chassis model, the Coyote “Bullet.” With the help of his brother, Ed, […]

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Karting and F1 Expertise Merge

Newly branded SpeedsportZ Racing Park is Houston's Need-For-Speed Playground

Sep 30, 2014 Speedsportz
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The previously named Motorsportz at Grand Texas is ready to change the game in karting entertainment. Looking to distinguish themselves in the motorsports world with their now official name, SpeedsportZ Racing Park (ZRP), the international entrepreneurial group is looking to change the game in outdoor consumer karting. “Houston’s Need-For-Speed Playground,” as the slogan says is […]

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Sep 30, 2014 Texas ProKart Challenge-logo-2014
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The successful driver development program in sport car racing is now further engrained in the grassroots level following today’s announcement. Motorsports Development Group has formed a partnership with Texas ProKart Challenge, the Premier Texas Regional Karting Series. The statewide professional karting series with 8 Rounds throughout Texas and Oklahoma, has become an official partner of […]

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Sep 30, 2014 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
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Announced at the 2013 Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals that the Rotax Mini MAX class would receive extensive changes for the 2015 season, BRP Rotax and the MAXSpeed Group are able to release the final details for the class. Coming into effect on January 1, 2015, the following bulletin outlines the new rules […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Readies for Season Finale in Katy

Gulf Coast Kartway to host final two rounds of 2014 season for Superkarts! USA and US Rotax Max Challenge regional program

Sep 26, 2014 Gulf Coast Kartway in Katy, Texas will host the Texas ProKart Challenge 2014 finale on October 3-5 (Photo: racekarts.com)
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The Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge is heading into its final weekend of the 2014 season. The series – presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King®/Chase Racing/Dallas Karting Complex/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys – travels to the Gulf Coast Kartway in Katy, Texas for Round Seven and Eight. Located 40 miles to the west of Houston, Gulf Coast […]

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Sep 26, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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We’re less than one month away from the 2014 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series season closer this October 17-19 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C., where the GT Machine Grand Nationals will take center stage in the 4-cycle sprint karting world. Next month’s Gold Cup Grand Nationals will mark the series’ […]

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Round Eight of Los Angeles Karting Championship Sees Several Perfect Scores

Title chases tense up in Fontana with one race left on 2014 schedule

Sep 25, 2014 Los Angeles Karting Championship LAKC logo
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship is racing towards the end of their 2014 season. The Southern California club hosted their eighth of nine rounds this past weekend (September 20-21). As usual, the program welcomed high number of competitors through the gates Sunday morning – 170 entries – for the penultimate round of the year. The […]

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Sep 23, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The fifth and final round of the 2014 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series will take place in less than two weeks – October 3-5 – when WKA’s national 2-cycle sprint series returns to New Castle Motorsports Park for the second time this year. In August the Man Cup Series competed on New Castle’s Iron […]

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Sep 19, 2014 HolidayGift-KG Radiators
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KG is very proud to present its latest line of radiators. It is the result of an extensive research and development to optimize performance and quality. ULTRA is the new brand and name that express the evolution and improvement of an already very high quality product, now further elevated to a new State of the […]

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Sep 19, 2014 Vega logo
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Vega Tire has released the MCS compound 6” tire. The MCS tire is the successor to the popular MBS Yellow label tire. Popular with both dirt and asphalt karters, it has become the tire of choice when a maximum grip tire is required. The MCS has earned the right to be the natural successor in […]

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Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix to Host California ProKart Challenge Finale

Sixth edition of growing Southern California street race to close out regional Superkarts! USA program with two-day event

Sep 19, 2014 The city streets of Lancaster will be busy with action on September 27-28 when the California ProKart Challenge completes the 2014 season (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The final weekend of racing for Superkarts! USA’s California ProKart Challenge is quickly approaching. September 26-28 will mark the championship finale weekend for the series, taking place at the sixth annual Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix. The city of Lancaster, California – roughly an hour north of the Los Angeles metropolitan area – will welcome […]

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Sep 18, 2014 Ricciardo Kart logo
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Born today, a brand new product in the karting world, which bears the name of one of the best talents in the motorsport World: Daniel Ricciardo. “Ricciardo Kart” will be a line of go-karts which covers the whole range of categories, from Mini-kart, to Rotax and the CIK-FIA classes (KFJ, KF, KZ). It will be […]

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Important Rotax Pan American Challenge Event Information

Registration, track info, rentals, and hotels

Sep 17, 2014 Rotax Pan American Logo
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Set for October 15-19, 2014, the Rotax Pan American Challenge will take place at the picturesque GoPro Motorplex facility in the heart of NASCAR country in Mooresville, North Carolina. With the event fast approaching, the MAXSpeed Group and MAXSpeed Entertainment would like to remind teams and competitors about some key and important information. “We are […]

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Sep 17, 2014 USPKS-New Castle-Video
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Erikson Media is proud to release their highlight video of the United States Pro Kart Series. Over the August 15-17 weekend, over 100 racers converged on the popular New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana, contesting the seventh and eight rounds of the sophomore championship. The five-minute clip shows the intensity and determination of […]

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Sep 12, 2014 Brandon Lemke captured four wins in the Junior classes (Photo: Joe Brittin)
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The MG Tire / L & T Manufacturing Route 66 Sprint Series concluded the 2014 racing season at Mid-State Raceway on September 6-7 with a big turnout of 261 entries. The event was sponsored by B & B Electric and was called the Loren Niehaus Memorial Race in honor of founding Mid-State Kart Club member […]

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Sep 11, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Three teams – the American Kart Racing Association (AKRA), the World Karting Association (WKA) and Unilli Tires – are unifying to bring karters the best and most prestigious Daytona Dirt World Championships in recent memory. This year’s Daytona Dirt event – set to take place December 27-29 at the quarter-mile Flat Track at Daytona International […]

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Dan Wheldon’s Legacy Lives on Through Charity Karting Race

Funds Raised Will Benefit the Alzheimer’s Association in Memory of Wheldon’s Mother

Sep 11, 2014 Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro Am Karting Challenge logo 2014
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Many of the INDYCAR drivers will have one more race to compete in before their off-season begins.   On Sept. 20, The Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge will take place at New Castle Motorsports Park where participants will race to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association, a cause that became close to Wheldon after his […]

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Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Closes Out 2014 Sesaon

Cook and Brewer leave with S1 and S2 titles following Grand Junction event

Sep 11, 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge logo
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The 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge came to a close during the August 29-31 weekend. The regional leg of the Superkarts! USA organization began and ended the season at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway. Racers from the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains made the trip over to support the series finale. Lindsay Brewer captured […]

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Successful First Event in Lake Elsinore for California ProKart Challenge

Musgrave jumps back to winning ways as Nekeel paces TaG Senior field around ‘SuperNats’ course

Sep 10, 2014 Over 120 racers took part in the first ever California ProKart Challenge event on a temporary circuit in Lake Elsinore, California (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The California ProKart Challenge hosted the first of its two temporary circuit events to close out the 2014 championship series on September 5-6 in Lake Elsinore, California. Held in a large parking lot of the Lake Elsinore Diamond Stadium, the fifth round of the Superkarts! USA regional program experienced extremely warm weather, and even hotter […]

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