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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Can-Am Karting Challenge to Offer Special Incentives to 2016 Series Participants

US Open of Las Vegas entries to be awarded as well as Rotax evo upgrades and discounted Rotax Micro/Mini engines

Apr 08, 2016 Can-Am Karting Challenge logo
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With the opening round of the popular Can-Am Karting Challenge just around the corner, series officials are pleased to announce awards and incentives for the 2016 season. Through a joint effort with the Fikse Wheels Driver Development Program and MAXSpeed, Can-Am participants can reap rewards of discounted Rotax evo engine upgrade kits as well as […]

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Apr 08, 2016 KartLift-DeepSeat logo
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KartLift Kart Stands and DeepSeat Seats recently completed a sponsorship package with the United States Pro Karting Series (USPKS) and the Route 66 Sprint Series (Route 66) for 2016. KartLift has been a long time sponsor of the Route 66 series and has been on board as a sponsor of the USPKS since its inception.  […]

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Sanzaru Games Braves the Wet to Open 2016 Season

Pandora Garcia takes nail biting Junior Rotax GoPro feature

Apr 06, 2016 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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The opening weekend started out with great promise, a dry track on the Saturday practice and a good turnout despite the threats of rain. All the drivers got a lot of dry track practice on the Reverse National layout, the layout that the Rotax Grands will run on later this summer. But the hope of […]

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Apr 06, 2016 Tri-C Karters Endurance logo
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On Saturday, March 19th, 29 drivers making up 8 teams came together to see who could outwit, outlast, and out play at the 2016 Tri-C Karters 6-Hour Endurance event. An event once organized by the late Richard Hearn, the karting endurance event is one that requires strategy, perseverance and maybe just a little bit of […]

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Mar 31, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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The first two races of the new season for Matt Michel on the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting could not have been any more different if you scripted it. After sustaining serious injuries in a turn 3 crash on the high banks of Daytona, leaving the young driver with several broken […]

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Speedway Indoor Karting Set to Open Friday

‘Indoor Racing Capital of the World’ to open for the public in Speedway, Indiana

Mar 30, 2016 Speedway Indoor Karting
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Indianapolis has now become host of the ‘Indoor Racing Capital of the World’ on Friday when Speedway Indoor Karting opens in Speedway, Indiana. The facility is the creation of IndyCar driver and car owner Sarah Fisher and her family. SKI is a 60,000 square-foot building equipped with a two-level road course along with a mini […]

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Mar 29, 2016 (Photo: The RaceBox)
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Reigning X30 Junior World Champion David Malukas returned to Europe this past weekend to take part in the opening round of the X30 Challenge Europa, held at the 7 Laghi Kart Track in Castelletto, Italy. The American driver from Illinois was among the top contenders all weekend in the 65-driver field. David, carrying the #1 […]

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Mar 25, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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Competitors wishing to get a leg up on the competition 3 national events in advance on the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting can rest assured they will be running the full course when the series heads to Atlanta Motorsports Park September 16-18 for the series Grand National and Championship deciding event. […]

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Karting Community United LO206 Challenge at Final Round of the Challenge of the Americas at Simraceway

Race Team Managers, Tuners and Parents to take part with all the money raised going to the KCU

Mar 25, 2016 Karting Community United logo
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With the popular winter karting programs coming to a close, Karting Community United (KCU) has teamed up with Simraceway and the Challenge of the Americas program to put on one last fundraiser to close out the series. Taking place after the day’s action on Saturday, Karting Community United will host a fundraising event that will […]

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Number of New Winners for Second Event of 2016 Los Angeles Karting Championship

March event welcomes large crowd and competitive races at CalSpeed facility

Mar 23, 2016 (Photo: Kart Racer Media)
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship continued on with its 2016 season by hosting the second round of the year at the CalSpeed Karting facility in Fontana, California. Nearly 175 entries took on the ‘Tecnico’ course under perfect weather conditions, including a number of the best drivers in California and from the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour. […]

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Mar 23, 2016 Jason Morheiser, shown here on his way to the F200 win, also won in the SR 4 Cycle Class (Photo: Schnarzy)
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Jason Morheiser emerged as the big winner when the So Cal Oval Karters will kicked off their 2016 racing season on March 12th at Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville.   The veteran racer not only won the F200 main event, but he also took top honors in the Senior 4 Cycle […]

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Dan Wheldon Ambassador Award Goes to Garett Potter

2016 recipient has been instrumental in the success of MAXSpeed Entertainment

Mar 23, 2016 Garett Potter was all smiles after receiving the Dan Wheldon Ambassador Award from Mike Maurini (Left) and Chris Wheeler (Photo: CKN)
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Growing in tradition with each passing Florida Winter Tour season, the Dan Wheldon Ambassador Award was given out this past weekend at the final round of the Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour. Following the podium celebration on Sunday evening, Mike Maurini and Chris Wheeler gave away the annual award to this year’s winner, Garett Potter. […]

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Mar 21, 2016 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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With a soaked track in the morning, and clear blue skies in the afternoon, the evolving conditions throughout the day provided a formidable challenge for tuners and drivers to plan for.  With the threat of rain disappearing in the morning, the race day progressed into dry conditions with seven champions being crowned at the finale […]

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Mar 15, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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Competitors for the WKA National Road Race Series took time out of their busy weekend racing schedule this past Friday evening in Bloomingdale, Georgia to partake in the annual awards presentation, honoring the 2015 national champions, as well as many other worthy recipients from the most recent years national events. Taking place at the Bloomingdale […]

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Chassis Partners for 2016 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Announced

Birel ART, Praga and Sodikart to provide 360 chassis for world championship

Mar 15, 2016 Rotax Grand Finals 2016 logo
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BRP’s 17th edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) taking place at the Circuito Internazionale di Napoli in Sarno, Italy from October 16 to 22, 2016 will be supported by its well-known and long-term chassis partners. “We are pleased to announce that our longtime business partners BirelART, IPKarting and Sodikart will supply the […]

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EKN Tournament Challenge Now Open

Contest FREE to karting community with winners to receive EKN swag

Mar 14, 2016 EKN Tournament Challenge logo
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March Madness is upon us and the 2016 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship is set to get underway. Offices, college dorms, high school cafeterias, and especially social media is buzzing today with the release of the official bracket for this year’s Road to the Final Four, set for Houston, Texas. Many in the karting community are […]

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Mar 14, 2016 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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The finals have wrapped up on Sunday for the final round of the 2016 Sofina Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup USA championship taking place at Palm Beach Karting in South Florida. With long race distances challenging drivers’ mental and physical endurance, the finals came down to a test of longevity between racers and equipment. With […]

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SKUSA BULLETIN: 2016 SpringNationals Registration Opening March 15

Online pre-registration opens for first SKUSA Pro Tour event on Tuesday evening

Mar 12, 2016 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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The seventh annual Superkarts! USA SpringNationals is set to kick off this year’s SKUSA Pro Tour on April 29-May 1. An anticipated record turnout is forecasted for the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona, as nine classes begin their run toward championship glory. Registration for this event will open at 7:00 pm PDT (10:00 […]

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Mar 11, 2016 WKA Winter Cup logo
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With Springtime knocking on the door in the Carolinas, a strong contingent of 2 and 4 Cycle competitors converged on GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina for the third and final round of WKA Winter Cup action, as the inaugural season for the newest program of the WKA fold successfully came to a conclusion, with […]

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