Jerry Henderson – In Memoriam

Karting veterans speak to the value of their friendships

May 24, 2016 Jerry Henderson-LAKC
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The beginning of 2016 has been rough on the karting community, losing Pacific Northwest legend Danny Hodapp in January, SKUSA visionary Jim Murley in February, SKUSA’s founder Don Janowski in April and then, during the week before the SpringNationals, SoCal karting ambassador Jerry Henderson.   Jerry was a tremendously talented driver and a tireless ambassador of […]

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Momentum Building for Upcoming California State Karting Championships

Unique track layout and growing prize package highlight new additions to 48th running of event

May 23, 2016 California State Karting Championships CSKC 2016 poster web-900x600
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With less than a month until the green flag drops, Tri-C Karters and title sponsor APM Racing will be hosting the 48th Annual California State Karting Championships (CSKC) on June 17-19 in Fontana, California at CalSpeed Karting facility. The premier kart racing facility in Southern California will host a unique track layout designed solely for […]

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Surge of Entries at Round Four of Los Angeles Karting Championship

Hays, Schartau, Inzunza and Cotham among the big winners at CalSpeed

May 19, 2016 (Photo: KartRacerMedia.com)
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The fourth round of the Los Angeles Karting Championship took place May 15 at the CalSpeed Karting Facility. A surge of entries boasted the total number above the 180-mark, all converging on the Fontana, California facility to dry and comfortable racing weather. A handful of drivers used the event to establish themselves as a championship […]

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The Track at Centennial Coming Back

Denver-area facility under negotiation for new ownership

May 13, 2016 The Track at Centennial
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In an article on January 18, EKN reported the future of The Track at Centennial could be coming to an end. The Arapahoe County Public Airport Authority (ACPAA) and Denver JetCenter (DJC) were under discussions on leasing the parcel of land on which the track – located at the Centennial Airport in Englewood, Colorado – […]

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206 Lounge Set to Debut at Upcoming Tri-C Karters Event

Arrive and Drive program focused on bringing in new karters to enjoy the race day experience

May 12, 2016 Full Throttle Karting FTK 206 Lounge logo
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Briggs & Stratton 206 racing is growing throughout the United States and Canada, with new expansion into many other countries across the world. 206 racing is helping to fuel the foundation of the sport, bringing old karts and former drivers back to the race track, and helping to rejuvenate the club level competition we see […]

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Sanzaru Games Race #2 Featured Great Weather and Great Racing

Cornwall takes GoPro 80 Masters feature and Kid Karts race for first time!

May 04, 2016 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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After and wet start to the season at Race #1, Race #2 was blessed with great 80 degree days. The tight Sprint track made for a grueling challenge for the drivers. The GoPro feature 80 Masters class had a strong turnout of 10 karts. Kid Karts ran for the first time in series history as […]

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AKRA and Racers Enjoy Great Weekend at Barnesville

Colin Warren, Mateo Rubio, Peyton Bridges, Tanner Carter & Haley Kummer Score Multiple Wins

May 04, 2016 (Photo: Double Vision)
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The American Kart Racing Association and Georgia Sprint Karting Association joined this past weekend to put on a successful and fun weekend at the historic Lamar County Speedway in Barnesville, Georgia, where racers, fans and officials enjoyed the second round of the Vega USA American Sprint Cup Series presented by TSRacing.com. Teams from five different […]

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Apr 25, 2016 US Open logo
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Sunday saw the first event come to a conclusion at NOLA Motorsports Park for the opening round of the Sofina Foods US Open Presented by Fikse Wheels. The weather was sunny and MAXSpeed Entertainment never experienced a hiccup during the entire event, remaining on time every day and providing an unmatched streaming service. For the […]

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Apr 24, 2016 US Open logo
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Saturday at the first round of the Sofina Foods US Open presented by Fikse Wheels proved to be a challenging day for drivers as a new schedule format was introduced. Removing the prefinal and replacing it with an additional heat, drivers had to consistently avoid contact while simultaneously defending against hard charging racers coming through […]

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Apr 23, 2016 US Open logo
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Coming off one of the most exciting Florida Winter Tour seasons in recent memory, MAXSpeed Entertainment gears up for another busy schedule with the Sofina Foods US Open Presented by Fikse Wheels. Starting in New Orleans at NOLA Motorsports Park, the US Open witnesses the top Rotax drivers in North America as well as Shifter […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Gearing For Exciting 2016 Season

Registration now open for fifth season of Superkarts! USA regional and US Rotax Max Challenge program set to begin May 20-22

Apr 22, 2016 Texas ProKart Challenge logo
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Regional racing in the sport of karting continues to grow across North America. Among the leaders in the promotion and success of programs includes the Texas ProKart Challenge. Beginning in 2012, the Texas PKC brought together the current and future stars of Superkarts! USA and Rotax Max Challenge competition, battling at the top facilities in […]

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Apr 21, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Letters converted quickly to numbers for Aiden Baker Crouse in the season opener for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series this past weekend at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, as the World Karting Association began a new era for 6 of their 11 national classes, offering purse payouts to the top […]

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Apr 19, 2016 PSL Karting-Birel ART North America-logo
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Joining team mates, Gianfranco Mazzaferro and Oliver Askew, the team-leads are joined by ex-OGP driver, Kyle Kirkwood fresh off his Florida Winter Tour back-to-back Championship titles. “This season has been another major development year”, stated Team Manager, Coy Arbour “Simplifying our race program and growing our expanding dealer network across North America, it only seemed […]

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2016 Colorado Karting Tour Begins This Weekend at Action Karting

Eight race grassroots championship series opens up in Morrison, Colorado

Apr 19, 2016 Colorado Karting Tour logo
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The Rocky Mountains area has been a silent hotbed for motorsport and the karting community. The recent decade has seen its ups and downs within the Colorado karting scene, featuring a number of high profile events in the state, and a number or prominent drivers calling the Centennial State home. During that time, the Colorado […]

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Don Janowski: 1940-2016

Superkarts! USA founder leaves a legacy, and departs with the respect of countless racers

Apr 15, 2016 SKUSA-Don Janowski
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On Tuesday, April 12, the karting community lost another of its great builders, a man who found himself caught up in the excitement and the passion of 125cc shifterkart racing and elected to act upon it.  Superkarts! USA founder Don Janowski passed away at home, surrounded by his loving family, following a valiant battle with […]

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Apr 15, 2016 Road To Indy Scholarship Shootout-logo
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As an Official Feeder Series of the Mazda Road to Indy, MAXSpeed Entertainment is pleased to announce the 2016 Rotax Senior MAX class champion in the US Open series will be awarded an entry ticket to the Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout. With champions of select junior level open-wheel and karting series […]

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Apr 14, 2016 KG-Website
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KG products are everywhere world wide, and now their presence on the ‘world wide web’ has been updated. A new website has been launched at kgkarting.it – or kgkarting.com – as the new online home of KG company. A description and image of every product manufactured by KG is now viewable online – from bodywork, […]

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Apr 13, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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On the heels of an awesome turnaround season in 2015, the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is prepared for yet another successful campaign, with a strong entry count waiting for the gates to open for the series season opener April 15-17 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. The Boon and Sons […]

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Apr 13, 2016 Can-Am Karting Challenge logo
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As the 2016 season quickly approaches for the Can-Am Karting Challenge, registration is set to officially open tomorrow, Wednesday, April 13. With a class structure that offers something for every kind of racer and the schedule stopping at three popular Pacific Northwest tracks, the growing series has quickly become a hotly contested and anticipated program […]

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G-Zero Championship Racing Series 2016 Season Brings Racers to Richmond, New Westminster

Historic Downtown Streets and the region's busiest Night Market to create legendary backdrop for the series

Apr 11, 2016 G-Zero Championship Logo
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Organisers of the G-Zero Championship Racing Series have today revealed the dates and locations for the first half of their inaugural 2016 series. Taking place on May 13 th and 14 th , at The International Night Market in Richmond is the first double header round of the 2016 season and will see all-electric zero-emissions […]

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