Nitro Kart Announces Scholarship Winner

Team reveals cadet driver for 2017 scholarship program

Feb 03, 2017
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Nitro Kart is excited to announce the cadet driver chosen for their 2017 scholarship program. With many talented cadet drivers eligible for the award, team owner Nick Tucker and a karting panel of experts within the industry have chosen Ashton Chilton as the inaugural winner. The scholarship includes kart, tent, transport, driver coaching, race suit, […]

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California ProKart Challenge on Verge of 13th Season

Flagship Superkarts! USA regional program set to open 2017 at Buttonwillow

Feb 01, 2017
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Superkarts! USA has been busy preparing for 2017 since the success of the 20th SKUSA SuperNationals held the week prior to Thanksgiving in November. The month of December was spent closing out the Las Vegas spectacular and setting the stage for what will be another busy racing season in 2017. With no large events in […]

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Jan 31, 2017
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Many curious racers have begun investigating the newest track to join the USPKS and Route 66 Sprint Series programs, the Autobahn Country Club, so we wanted to familiarize you with the venue a little more. Autobahn Country Club is located in Joliet, IL, only 45 miles from downtown Chicago and less than an hour’s drive […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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Announced in September 2016, the Puget Sound Road Race Association (PSRRA) will host the 2017 International Kart Federation (IKF) Road Race Grand Nationals at The Ridge Motorsports Park. The event dates back to 1963 when the first edition was held at the Green Valley Raceway in Texas. PSRRA is looking revive the Road Race Grand […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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The chassis partners for the 18th edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) are selected. BRP-Rotax will organize the event with its long-term chassis partners Birel ART, IPKarting and Sodikart. The Grand Finals became a big event over the last years. Nowadays there are 360 racers on track. To have partners on board […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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Karting was created and founded in the United States over 60 years ago in Southern California. Many chassis, engines, and products have been manufactured coast-to-coast throughout the six decades, and continue to this day. Zero Error Racing is among the ‘Made in the USA’ companies that support motorsports, and most recently karting, with unique products […]

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Jan 23, 2017
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2016 F1600 Championship Series title-winner Neil Verhagen was recently signed by the Red Bull Junior Team and will compete in Europe in 2017. In addition, the aspiring driver was also awarded SCCA’s iconic Mark Donohue award for his performance over the 2016 season. Verhagen won nine of 21 races in F1600 in 2016, driving the […]

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Jan 20, 2017
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The online store at CometKartSales.com is among the largest in the United States and around the world. Based in Greenfield, Indiana, the family-owned business has been supporting the karting industry since 1959 when Emerson ‘Diz’ Dismore opened up his garage part-time as a dealer for ‘Comet’ karts. Today, the company offers everything you need for […]

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Can-Am Karting Challenge Announces 2017 Schedule

Northwest karting series announces dates and venues for fifth season

Jan 18, 2017
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As the 2016 karting season has finally come to a close, preparations for an exciting 2017 campaign are in full swing as the Can-Am Karting Challenge enters its fifth season. Forging into the new year, the Can-Am Karting Challenge will once again run a three-weekend, five event program that will pair some of the best […]

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Jan 18, 2017
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The End-of-Year Banquet for the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships was a night that celebrated the accomplishments of the 40 drivers who took home the spoils from the 2016 racing season worth over $20,000. The Banquet was held for the third year in a row at the Rooster Run Golf Course in Petaluma with a crowd […]

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Jan 17, 2017
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Atlanta Motorsports Park is delighted to announce the launch of its next phase of development which will include luxury kart and car garages as well as a dedicated club house and spectator center for its world-unique kart track. Since it opened in 2012, AMP Karting has forged an enviable reputation among leisure seekers and kart […]

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Jan 16, 2017
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We are now under 50 days until the start of the 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour with the debut of the WinterNationals – scheduled for the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans at the beginning of March. The 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour season was a record-breaking season – heading to the PKRA facility in Arizona, […]

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Jan 16, 2017
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The 2016 Year End Awards Presentation for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series will again be run in conjunction with the season opening event for National 4 Cycle competitors March 24 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, following Practice for the Southeast Showdown, stop #1 for the series in 2017. 10 […]

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Jan 13, 2017
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2017 is off to a furious pace as the news and developments just keep getting better for competition karting! We are ecstatic as the news keeps getting better, releasing our biggest announcement as the F-Series and promoters of competition karting events. We are beyond excited to own and introduce a premier destination for kart sport […]

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TBT: Challenge of the Americas – Willow Springs 2008

International series began nine years ago this month

Jan 12, 2017
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The Challenge of the Americas is set to kick off its 10th season this month, with the opening event scheduled for January 27-29 at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. It all began nine years ago on the same weekend, under chilly temperatures, at the Willow Springs International Raceway kart track in Rosamond, California. […]

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Boyers 4 Wins Leads All WKA Daytona KartWeek Road Race Winners

Michel exercises Demons in return to the High banks

Jan 09, 2017
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The beginning of a new year for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting also ushered in great new momentum to the series, as over 500 entries packed Daytona International Speedway for the latest edition of Daytona KartWeek. Peppered with a great combination of 2 and 4 cycle racers, not to mention […]

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Jan 06, 2017
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In response to concerns raised by Yamaha competitors and industry engine builders, the USPKS and Route 66 series have moved to eliminate some of the “gray” areas that have been part of the rules packages used by most of the major US race series that allow the Yamaha engine.  These gray areas have been consistently […]

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Dec 21, 2016
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Team Pelfrey and Trinity Karting Group have joined forces to build a program for karting drivers that will give up and coming kart racers a direct path to the Mazda Road to Indy programs Team Pelfrey participates in with the F1600 Championship Series, Mazda Road to Indy USF2000, Pro Mazda and Indy Lights.  This program […]

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Dec 21, 2016
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Mike Speed is well known in the karting world for taking several drivers to National and World Championship titles. With an engineering background, his tuning skills are among the best in the industry. The proof is with his own son, Scott Speed, who went from karting to Formula One and continues to race professionally today. […]

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Dec 20, 2016
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Today is another release from Superkarts! USA and a ‘TomVersation’ from Las Vegas and the SuperNationals 20. Eyenovation’s Chris Ortenburger sits down with SKUSA CEO and owner Tom Kutscher to discus a number of topics, ranging from the 20th edition of the SuperNationals, technology advances for the organization, the Evinco tire issue, IAME’s future with […]

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