United States Pro Kart Series Hits Television

One-hour broadcast of 2016 action aired on ‘Lucas Oil On the Edge’ program

Feb 20, 2017
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If you happened to be on Facebook last night, you would have seen a number of posts about seeing karting on television. At 8pm Eastern, CBS Sports Network was broadcasting for the first time the ‘USPKS Karting’ episode, featuring action from the United States Pro Kart Series. The Lucas Oil On the Edge production crew […]

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Nitro Kart Reveals New Dealer

Team announces newest dealer in the Florida region

Feb 17, 2017
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Nitro Kart is excited to announce their newest dealer, AKT Racing. AKT is one of the most competitive race teams in the cadet category in the Florida region, and supports all racing series in Florida as well as select national series across the US. The team is always looking for new ventures to keep their […]

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Feb 16, 2017
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The FIA Women in Motorsport Commission (WiMC) is pleased to announce the renewal of partnership with the CIK-FIA. The aim is to designate one young female driver between 12 to 14 years old to be granted a kart out of the 51 allocated for the 2017 edition of the CIK-FIA Academy Trophy. This Academy Trophy […]

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Feb 13, 2017
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The United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) is proud to announce the release of a completely redesigned series website, located at www.uspks.com. The new website will feature even more information relating to the Series, quicker access to live timing and scoring feeds, and social media. Additionally, all the important information from the old site has […]

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Feb 10, 2017
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eShifterKart.com is not your typical kart shop. Located in the exotic location of Garden City, Idaho, the growing operation continues to add to its product roster week after week, serving as the North American importer for the CKR chassis, AF Radiator, Stone Innovative Kart Technology, Debei Motori and of course eShifterKart Racing Products. A new […]

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Feb 09, 2017
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USAC is proud to announce life-long karter and veteran race director, Rick Fulks, will be heading the on-track teams for both the Battle at the Brickyard Karting Classic and the Elkhart Riverwalk Grand Prix. Fulks, of Springfield, IL, is a legend in the road racing divisions of karting, but is also an accomplished sprint and […]

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Feb 07, 2017
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This past weekend was a busy one for vintage racers from coast to coast. On the west coast, the annual Riverside Vintage Kart Reunion took place for the 13th time at the Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, California. A number of vintage racers, former national champions and historic machines took to the famed circuit. On […]

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Feb 06, 2017
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Mike Nigh, President of the So Cal Oval Karters, is pleased to announce an addition to the club’s 10th anniversary season racing schedule.  The added date will be on Saturday, August 5 at the beautiful Grand Arena at Industry Hills.  The venue is home to Industry Speedway’s famous Wednesday night Speedway Motorcycle races throughout the […]

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MAXSpeed Entertainment to Implement Engine Claim Rule for Promoted Events

Claim rule for Rotax Micro MAX, Mini MAX and Junior MAX

Feb 03, 2017
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In an effort to control overall costs and continue to grow the sport, MAXSpeed Entertainment will implement an engine claim rule for select classes commencing at the first US Open event in June. Looking to support budget-minded competitors, MAXSpeed Entertainment will move forward with the engine claim rule as they continue with their successful karting […]

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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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