MAXSpeed Entertainment Has Record Breaking Day in Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Registration

ROK and Rotax weekends stacked with talent and competition; reminder Homestead hotel blocks will soon expire

Dec 12, 2014 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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Just over one month from today, the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment will embark on a new tradition, as it will be the first time in its existence that the FWT will be without legendary promoter Bill Wright. Taken over by MAXSpeed Entertainment earlier this year, the Florida based crew […]

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Dec 11, 2014 EKNGear-Pure
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Yes, Christmas Day is closing fast, and time is running out to get your family and friends the special gifts they really want. If you’ve found yourself looking for one more stocking stuffer for that kart racer in your life, head over to the eKartingNews.com Store and order some EKN apparel. A total of eight […]

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Dec 11, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The World Karting Association staff, officials, racers, teams and industry supporters around the country are busy preparing for what looks to be a great 2014 version of WKA Daytona KartWeek at the famed Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. Pre-registrations, parking, RV and garage reservations are filing into the WKA office on a daily […]

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MAXSpeed Group Confirms No Price Increase on Rotax Products for 2015

Engines, parts and tires will see no price increase

Dec 10, 2014 #GoRotax
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In light of recent press regarding the new Rotax 125 MAX evo engine line, which will become legal for use in the US beginning March 30, 2015, the MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce there will be no price increase on Rotax engines, parts and tires in 2015. “After implementing a slight price increase in […]

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Dec 05, 2014 MAXSpeed Group logo
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In an effort to make the transition to the new Rotax 125 MAX evo engine platform as smooth, panic free and as easy as possible, MAXSpeed Group, with help from BRP-Rotax, will offer upgrade kits at extremely discounted prices.  The upgrade kits will be available for a limited time directly from MAXSpeed Group.  With parts […]

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MAXSpeed Group Announces Details and Benefits of New 125 Max EVO Engine Series

Next generation Rotax engine legal for use in US starting March 30, 2015

Dec 04, 2014 125 MAX DD2 EVO motor_large
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MAXSpeed Group is pleased and excited to announce the next generation in Rotax karting engines from BRP-Powertrain, the 125 MAX evo engine series. Legal for use beginning March 30, 2015 in the United States, the MAXSpeed Group will announce pricing structure and availability of upgrade kits in the very near future. “The new Rotax evo […]

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Nick Neri Bids Farewell to Ocala Gran Prix

Multi-time champion enters new chapter of karting and motorsports career

Dec 03, 2014 Nick Neri (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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While all good things must come to an end, so must a relationship between one of North America’s top karting drivers and powerhouse teams. Competing in his final event this past week as a member of the Ocala Gran Prix squad at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in Valencia, Spain, Floridian driver Nick Neri […]

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Dec 01, 2014 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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With the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment fast approaching, today is the day many competitors have been patiently waiting for, as registration is now open for all classes and for all three event weekends. Competitors can take advantage of big incentives offered by MAXSpeed Entertainment, as registering for both race […]

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Dec 01, 2014 SIMA-logo
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SIMA opened its doors this year in 2014 for its most successful winter season to date, and the racing was incredible. The 2014 season saw SIMA draw over 200 championship contending racers. So now that they have another year under their belt and already looking to turn to the 5th season, why would they do it any differently? […]

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Nov 28, 2014 125 MAX DD2 EVO motor_large
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BRP (TSX: DOO) presented the new Rotax 125 MAX evo kart engine series, a major evolution in karting, during the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) in Valencia, Spain. With its advanced engine technology, the new Rotax 125 MAX evo engine series is an evolution of the existing Rotax MAX series that are well-known for […]

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Nov 28, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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WKA is pleased to announced that with the help of sponsorship the X30 Senior division will become a “Pro” class at Daytona’s Margay Sprint Championships and through the remainder of the 2015 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series. Pro X30 Senior will pay $1,000 to win, $500 to second place and a set of Bridgestone […]

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MG Tires SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII Teaser Video Released by Greenlight Television

Production company for CBS Sports Network coverage of Las Vegas event provide a glimpse of the footage captured outside the Rio

Nov 25, 2014 SKUSA SuperNatsXVIII Teaser Video
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It was announced just weeks before the MG Tires Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVIII took place outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas that CBS Sports Network and the new Torque.TV channel would feature footage of the event. Over the weekend, the Greenlight Television production company took hours upon hours of video on […]

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Superkarts! USA Confirms 2015 Pro Tour Schedule

Pro Tour and California ProKart Challenge dates locked, SKUSA heading East

Nov 21, 2014 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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It is with great excitement that Superkarts! USA confirms the dates and locations for the 2015 SKUSA Pro Tour, which will be the sixth edition of what is now the largest national series in North America.  More than 340 drivers participated in either the SpringNationals in May or the SummerNationals in August, and next year’s […]

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2015 Schedule for So-Cal Rotax Challenge Confirmed

Second season of United States Rotax Max Challenge program ready for another successful year

Nov 21, 2014 So-Cal Rotax Challenge logo
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The inaugural So-Cal Rotax Challenge season completed in October, and plans for the second year are already underway. United States Rotax Max Challenge racing is at an all-time high, with hundreds of racers across the country taking part in what is quickly becoming the largest category in the sport, crowning the world champions at the […]

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Nov 20, 2014 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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Continuing to increase momentum towards the 2015 season, MAXSpeed Entertainment is pleased to announce that registration for the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment will open on Monday, December 1. With the first event weekend just over eight weeks away, the Florida Winter Tour will see the ROK Cup USA program kick […]

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EKN Trackside: MG Tires Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVIII – Preview

Final event outside Rio gets underway in Las Vegas

Nov 19, 2014 Logo-SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII
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Complete coverage of the 2014 Superkarts! USA SuperNationals can be found at the EKN Event Page Football has the Super Bowl, Soccer the World Cup, Baseball the World Series and NBA the Finals – karting has the SuperNationals. The Superkarts! USA organization will host the 18th edition of their season-ending festival, celebrating another year racing […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII – Preview Program – S1 Pro Stock Moto

Largest Pro field in history of event, with majority in the chase for the $10,000 payday

Nov 18, 2014 SKUSA SuperNats XVIII Event Page Photo
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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the official Preview Program for the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII. As the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino from November 19-23 in Las Vegas. For complete coverage of the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII, visit […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII – Preview Program – TaG Senior

A possible 12th different winner to be crowned following five-day battle in Las Vegas

Nov 17, 2014 SKUSA SuperNats XVIII Event Page Photo
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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the official Preview Program for the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII. As the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino from November 19-23 in Las Vegas. For complete coverage of the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII, visit […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII – Preview Program – TaG Master

High drama, numerous contenders and an exciting SuperSunday forecasted in sold out category

Nov 16, 2014 SKUSA SuperNats XVIII Event Page Photo
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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the official Preview Program for the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII. As the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino from November 19-23 in Las Vegas. For complete coverage of the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII, visit […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII – Preview Program – S4 Master Stock Moto

Great mix of talent with multiple former winners and large contingent of contenders

Nov 15, 2014 SKUSA SuperNats XVIII Event Page Photo
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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the official Preview Program for the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII. As the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino from November 19-23 in Las Vegas. For complete coverage of the SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII, visit […]

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