Jun 06, 2014 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals logo
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With the Cold Stone US Grand Nationals only six weeks away, MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce event registration is now open. With discounted entry running effective from today until July 7, 2014, event officials urge competitors to register early, secure kart numbers and save on the overall event costs. In conjunction with the opening […]

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CPI Racing Becomes First American Shop to Import Modena Engines

Rising Italian manufacturer inks deal with Pennsylvania-based operation

Jun 06, 2014 The KK1 motor from Modena Engines will be available from CPI Racing
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Innovation and a desire to win help to develop ground-breaking products. The newest is the creation of Modena Engines as the latest player in the shifterkart engine manufacture battle, and this Italian-made powerplant is now available in the United States. CPI Racing has signed on to become the first American company to the worldwide distribution […]

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Rok Cup USA Hosts Round Two at Homestead Karting

New layout featured over Memorial Weekend event with series promoting many extras for competitors and families

Jun 04, 2014 Rok Cup USA hosted round two at the Homestead Karting facility
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Once again, Memorial Day weekend was made up of epic races — Monaco, Indy 500, Coca-Cola 600, and ROK CUP USA!  The much-anticipated Race #2 of the 2014 ROK CUP USA series, in Homestead, exceeded all expectations.  Not only was the on-track racing phenomenal, but the off-track amenities and festivities were exceptional. Drivers endured difficult […]

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Cold Stone US Grand Nationals Sponsors Confirmed

Support from the karting community abounds

Jun 02, 2014 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals logo
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After the announcement that Cold Stone Creamery would be the presenting sponsor of the 2014 Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals, MAXSpeed Group is pleased to confirm class, award and welcome party supporters for the annual event. With support coming from both in and outside the karting industry, the Cold Stone US Grand Nationals […]

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Oklahoma Motorsports Complex to Host Texas ProKart Challenge

Growing regional programs journeys across Red River into Norman, Oklahoma

May 30, 2014 The Texas ProKart Challenge heads to Oklahoma Motorsports Park in Norman on June 6-8 (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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Riding off the momentum of the largest event in series history, the Texas ProKart Challenge – presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King®/Chase Racing/Dallas Karting Complex/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys – will journey to the second stop of the 2014 season. The Oklahoma Motorsports Complex in Norman, Oklahoma is set to host Round Three and Four of the […]

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SKUSA Competitor Bulletin: Pro Tour SummerNationals Priority Pre-Entry Program Now Open

SpringNationals competitors receive first shot at registration for upcoming Modesto Grand Prix on August 1-3

May 30, 2014 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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Announced prior to this year’s Superkarts! USA SpringNationals, Pro Tour competitors will be able to take advantage of a priority entry for the 2014 SKUSA SummerNationals. Those competitors who took part at the 2014 SKUSA SpringNats at the Dallas Karting Complex this May are being given special access to registration for the next stop on […]

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SKUSA Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Kicks Off in Grand Junction

Terrific shifter kart racing highlights opening weekend

May 29, 2014 Round Two winner Tase Flores (left) and Round One winner Lindsay Brewer (right) flank Ryan Rudolph as all three are part of the emerging young crop of drivers in the S2 Semi-Pro category (Photo: Chrissy Anzlovar)
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The 2014 Superkarts! USA Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge opened up this past weekend (May 24-25) at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway in western Colorado. The series raced under threatening skies on Sunday after picturesque weather on day one of racing Saturday. Race director Terry Bybee declared Round Two a wet race, instructing teams that it […]

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California ProKart Challenge Making Return to Sonoma on June 7

Superkarts! USA regional program enters second half of season with event at Simraceway Performance Karting Center

May 28, 2014 The California ProKart Challenge takes Superkarts! USA racing back to the Simraceway Performance Karting Center on June 6-7 (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The 2014 California ProKart Challenge resumes in a week and a half (June 6-7), as the series returns to the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Superkarts! USA racing has been absent from the Sonoma, California facility for a few years, but was prevalent as the site of the NorCal ProKart Challenge series that raced there from […]

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Cold Stone Creamery to Present Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals

Annual event set for Miller Motorsports Park on July 15-20

May 27, 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals 2014 logo
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Always looking to promote the sport to supporters outside the world of karting, MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce that Cold Stone Creamery will be the presenting sponsor of the Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals. Dubbed the ‘Cold Stone US Grand Nationals’ and set to take place at Miller Motorsports Park during the […]

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MRP to Host Route 66 and United States Pro Kart Series for an Exciting June 2014

Time to gear up for a full June schedule in South Bend, Indiana

May 27, 2014 USPKS logo
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The United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) has found great success in its second year running. With good numbers of entries and big names showing up to the opening event weekend, it’s easy to see that USPKS will continue to grow and thrive in years to come. USPKS will host its next race June 20th […]

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Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Readies for McMinnville Kart Track

Second event of 2014 season takes program to northwest Oregon on May 30-June 1

May 27, 2014 Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge shift back into to action at the McMinnville Kart Track on May 30-June 1 (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The 2014 season of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge is set for a return to the track as the second stop takes teams and racers to the McMinnville Kart Track in northwestern Oregon. The Superkarts! USA and Rotax Max Challenge regional program opened up the season at the Horn Rapids Kart Track in Richland, Washington […]

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Aluminos Opens Satellite Shop in Denver

Milne family to steer Aluminos Denver to provide brand expansion in Rocky Mountain region

May 23, 2014 Brian and Cory Milne will head up the new Aluminos Denver operation to service the Rocky Mountain market area
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The Aluminos chassis brand has built a solid reputation in less than a year, hitting the United States karting scene by storm. The northern California-based operation is now expanding their efforts east, partnering up with S1 Pro driver Cory Milne and his father/tuner Brian Milne to open a Denver-based shop – Aluminos Denver. The new […]

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May 23, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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In the first of many big announcements on tap for the upcoming second round of the WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series July 11-13 at Camden, Ohio’s G&J Kartway, the LO206 Senior class – open to racers age 15 and up – will pay a $500 purse for Saturday’s main event at G&J. […]

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May 22, 2014 TaG Cadet drivers get ready for the green flag at Round Four of the Los Angeles Karting Championship (Photo: LAKC.org)
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A full paddock of racers filled up the CalSpeed Karting Center this past weekend (May 18) as the Los Angeles Karting Championship hosted the fourth round of their 2014 race season. The LAKC has become one of the most successful regional karting clubs in the country and continues to gain momentum. The year has been […]

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May 22, 2014 So-Cal Rotax Challenge
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The upcoming double header race weekend (June 14-15) will have a few important changes to format and registration competitors need to be aware of. 1.  There is no “official” Friday practice, although the track will have open practice. 2. All competitors may bring their own fuel/oil. 3. KidKarts and KPV1 drivers must bring their own […]

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May 22, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Former WKA Triple Crown champion Aaron Snyder led all racers with five wins May 16-18 at Michigan’s Grattan Raceway, the site of the third round of the 2014 WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda, hosted by the Ohio-based Dart Kart Speedway Club. The Grattan Nationals drew over 220 entries on […]

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May 21, 2014 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series
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Michiana Raceway Park near South Bend, Indiana, one of the top karting facilities in the country, is pleased to be hosting competitors from across the country to compete for a chance to win a GOLDEN EAGLE, the prize for a class win at the upcoming WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series Grand Nationals event. […]

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Race Report: Red Line Oil Karting Championship – Round Two

Charles Hastings takes the GoPro 80 Masters feature

May 21, 2014 Charles Hastings
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The weather cooperated for the second Red Line Oil Karting Championship races.  With drizzle and light rain all around on race day morning, the racers arrived to the track to find it dry and ready for a great day of racing.  The turnout of 92 drivers was not only strong, but evenly distributed across the […]

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May 19, 2014 Allegheny Karting Series logo
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A new series primarily based around the growing karting scene in Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio is set to debut with a double race weekend – May 31 and June 1 on the highly acclaimed Wilson Circuit at Pittsburgh International Race Complex (PIRC). “Pitt Race would like to announce that they are working with the […]

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Opening Weekend Nearing for 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge

First two rounds of season set for Grand Junction Motor Speedway over Memorial Weekend

May 15, 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge logo
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The 2014 karting season is in full swing, with some regional programs well underway and others just opening up their schedules this month. Superkarts! USA’s Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge gets rolling next weekend (May 23-25), as the series begins their year at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway in Grand Junction, Colorado for the first two […]

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