Jul 11, 2017
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Driving a shifterkart is one of the most busiest rides in all of motorsports. Shifting, down-shifting, steering, brake and gas, all to achieve the quickest lap times. There is no other feeling like slamming the gears down the long straight, or banging down a couple notches to accelerate out of the corner. For some, it […]

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Jul 11, 2017
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This weekend, nearly 300 entries took part in the inaugural USAC Karting ‘Battle at the Brickyard’. For the first time, karts took to the northern portion of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, utilizing portions of the Grand Prix circuit, Hulman Boluvard, and access roads to make up a just over 1-mile kart circuit. While the karts […]

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Jul 11, 2017
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Round 7 of the 12-Round GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge championship series began on Saturday under sunny skies and 90-degree temperatures. However, when severe thunderstorms moved into the area just as Pre-Finals began, the event was forced to postpone until Sunday morning. With Qualifying already complete, the event picked up on Sunday where it had left […]

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Jul 07, 2017
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Roger Miller, IKF President Overcast skies and moderate temperatures greeted over 150 entries, teams, crew members, families, and friends to the International Kart Federation 60th anniversary running of the 2 Cycle and 4 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals for 2017.  This event included classes for the popular racing packages of IAME and Briggs & Stratton engines. […]

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Race Report: Sanzaru Games Karting Championship – Round Four

Billy Cleavelin Controls The Rotax Masters Field To Take The Featured Race

Jul 07, 2017
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An Interesting weather day for the first race of the summer portion of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships with the day starting out cool and breezy, then sunny by mid-day and ending with thunder and lightning all around by the end of racing and the trophy ceremony ending in a light rain shower. Over 70 […]

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Jul 07, 2017
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The third event of the year for the Texas Sprint Racing Series (TSRS) presented by TYCA Karting and EVINCO Tires was held on June 24-25 at Hill Country Kart Club (HCKC) in New Braunfels, Texas. The event continues to prove the series growth from 2016 with 65 entries in both the two-stroke and four-stroke classes, […]

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Jul 06, 2017
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Round 3 of the KPX Karting Championship took place in Reno, NV. at Desert Park Raceway. The temperature averaged in the mid 90’s all weekend. 107 karts arrived ready to battle the heat, the track, and all the talent racing for the win. KPX and Northern Nevada Kart Club put in lots of work to […]

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Jul 06, 2017
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Planning is underway for the inaugural 206 Cup Grand Championship presented by Vega Tires! The goal for this event is simple; to make this the biggest and the best 206 race in the country for 2017. The event is set for September 29-October 1 at the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. “Details […]

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Jun 29, 2017
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The EKN Radio Network has expanded its reach this week, networking to a new station on iTunes Podcasts. The Podbean-based program is now available through iTunes by searching ‘EKN Radio Network’ or ‘Howden Media Group’. “Many of the members of the EKN community are iPhone users, and making sure our Podbean productions can be reached […]

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Jun 27, 2017
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It was announced in January at the Badger Kart Club would expand the circuit of its Dousman, Wisconsin kart track. The Wolf Paving Raceway added to the western portion of the track, giving the facility more layout options for the future. This past weekend was a double-header club event with the new addition utilized for […]

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Jun 27, 2017
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The 2017 edition of the United States Rotax Grand Nationals was held at its earliest time of the year. The 17th edition of the race was held at the New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, New Jersey this past weekend, in combination with the US Open program, welcoming drivers from outside the United States to […]

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Jun 27, 2017
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The Oakland Valley Raceway Park has been busy since its repaving completed earlier this month. Hosting the Rok Cup USA Midwest opener, the Cuddebackville, New York circuit hosted the Northeast Vintage Kart Promoter’s Cup Series event this past weekend. Among those in attendance was Brian and Mike Giessen. The longtime karting father/son duo were there […]

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Jun 26, 2017
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When the So Cal Oval Karters club journeyed to the famous Perris Auto Speedway for its first road race since 2016, racers and officials were greeted by unexpected gorgeous weather with clouds in the sky and temperatures in the 70’s. Perhaps more pleasing was the fact that the race attracted the largest field for the […]

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Campbell and Musgrave Score Pro Show Wins at Los Angeles Karting Championship

Round Five of program hosted another hot weekend of racing at CalSpeed Karting Center

Jun 21, 2017
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship resumed its 2017 season by hosting the fifth event on Father’s Day weekend. A number of families celebrated the June 17-18 weekend at the CalSpeed Karting facility in Fontana, California, competing in the sport they can all love and enjoy. The ‘Nuovo’ clockwise layout challenged the racers with another weekend […]

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Jun 21, 2017
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This past weekend, the Route 66 Sprint Series Presented by MG Tires and Franklin Motorsports held it second round of competition at Michiana Raceway Park in North Liberty, Indiana.  The turnout was excellent, with 155 entries on Saturday and 156 on Sunday.  MRP is always a favorite track for the racers, and freshly painted buildings, […]

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Jun 20, 2017
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The preliminary entry list is out! 36 drivers representing 11 different states have entered so far. It’s not too late to be a part of the action, drivers have until Monday, June 26 to register! The Ignite “Battle at the Brickyard” will drop the green flag at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 7-9 as […]

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Jun 15, 2017
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Saturday, June 10 was the first race of the inaugural Ignite Challenge Series at Autobahn Country Club. The Ignite Challenge Series was the first series to race the newly configured kart track extension and it proved to showcase phenomenal racing across all classes. Margay Racing wants to thank the amazing Autobahn staff for their enthusiasm, […]

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Musgrave Doubles Up at Los Angeles Karting Championship Pro Show

Fourth event of season welcomes first Saturday night special program at CalSpeed Karting Center

Jun 14, 2017
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship hosted its first double-header weekend of the season on May 20-21. Racers converged on the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California for the fourth round of the championship program, including the opening event of the LAKC Pro Show. The Saturday evening event welcomed the Pro Shifter and Pro IAME X175 […]

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Jun 13, 2017
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After just one weekend off, the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge was back in action on Saturday for Round 6 and the halfway round in the 12-Round Championship series. The race day went into the evening with 115 competitors across 10 divisions racing their final race under GoPro Motorplex’s state-of-the-art MUSCO lighting system. Congrats to all […]

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Jun 07, 2017
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The third national event of the season for the Dunlop / Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting found some new faces in victory lane, along with some outstanding on track competition all weekend long at Summit Point Raceway in West Virginia. Headlining the win category was Sean Conlon, scoring his first two […]

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