Mar 11, 2015 MJDrive-2
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Featuring names such as “Adds, Boulle, Foss, French, Glanger, Hart, Jennings, Martin, Musser, Patterson and Piepenbrock,” comprising an entry list one can only assume they are witnessing a Texas karting all-stars event. The reality is a recent initiative by Texas racer and driving coach Michael Johnson, to organizing for-fun kart races in rental karts with […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Set for Portugal

International Karting Circuit of Portimao - sight of 2012 event - welcomes back ‘Olympics of Karting’

Mar 10, 2015 Rotax Grand Finals 2015
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BRP’s Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), where each country’s best drivers race for the title, will occur at the International Karting Circuit of Portimão in Algarve, Portugal from November 8 to 14, 2015. “The Portimão circuit is a great venue for the RMCGF, as it meets all requirements in terms of track surface and […]

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Superkarts! USA Partners with Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority

SKUSA and LVCVA confirms that the ‘SuperNationals IS Vegas’

Mar 10, 2015 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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For the last 18 years, Superkarts! USA has been capping its season with the running of the famed SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The race has developed from its roots of drawing 150+ competitors out at the Las Vegas Kart Center to now regularly topping the 500+ driver mark as the single largest karting event […]

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Florida Pro Kart Series Set to Crown 2015 Winter Champions in Jacksonville

Series heads to famous 103rd Street Sports Complex on March 13-15 to decide series title winners

Mar 06, 2015 Florida Pro Kart Series logo
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The inaugural Florida Pro Kart Series winter program will come to a close over the March 13-15 weekend as racers head to the historic 103rd Street Sports Complex. Following two weekends at the Palm Beach Kart Center in Jupiter, the FPKS heads north to Jacksonville. The 1/2-mile circuit has a long and successful history in […]

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Mar 04, 2015 Los Angeles Karting Championship LAKC logo
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship (LAKC) is pleased to announce exciting news for their 2015 season. After a tumultuous start to the season, the historic Willow Springs International Raceway will be the new home track for 2015 and the organization is thrilled to be working with a group that is focused on developing a successful […]

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Mar 03, 2015 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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The second stop of the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max Challenge program took place at the Orlando Kart Center. Challenging weather conditions was a major factor, with dry conditions allowing for an exciting Friday for qualifying, followed by a full day of heavy rains on Saturday. Competitors and the facility dried out on […]

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California ProKart Challenge Travels to Willow Springs

Second round of 2015 championship series set for Rosamond facility

Feb 27, 2015 Big fields are expected once again, this time without the rain, for Round Two of the California ProKart Challenge (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The 2015 season is underway for the Superkarts! USA organization, as its flagship regional program – the California ProKart Challenge – is set for its second event of the year. On March 6-7, racers from all over the western half of the United States will converge on the kart track at Willow Springs International Raceway […]

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Feb 24, 2015 COTA-PHX-Digital Magazine-Christian Brooks
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Nearly 100 drivers took part in the third and fourth rounds of the six-race Rotax Challenge of the Americas championship series, set to crown champions next month in Sonoma, including four ticket to the 2015 Rotax Grand Finals. It was nearly 100 degrees difference from that of the northern portion of the United States and […]

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Race Report: Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA

Kirkwood extends streak to four, Barrichello and Myers split while Peixoto and Malukas earn their first wins

Feb 24, 2015 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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The second stop of the new Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA presented by MG Tires was held at the Orlando Kart Center on February 20-22. Nearly 150 drivers from multiple nations took part in the event, enjoying the sunny weather in Florida albeit with some colder temperatures than normal. On track, five […]

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Another Successful Event at Palm Beach for Florida Pro Kart Series

Over 100 entries each day enjoy tough competition and family atmosphere focused event

Feb 19, 2015 Florida Pro Kart Series logo
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The second stop of the Florida Pro Kart Series winter program returned to the Palm Beach Kart Center in Jupiter, Florida on February 6-8. Contesting the third and fourth rounds of the six-race championship series, just over 100 entries took part in another successful and fun event focused around family-based atmosphere. Fourteen categories made up […]

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Feb 18, 2015 Jagger Jones and Sting Ray Robb will represent the United States of America at the CIK-FIA Academy Trophy program for 2015
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From a list of rising karting stars, Jagger Jones and Sting Ray Robb were recently selected as representatives of the USA to participate in the 2015 CIK Karting Academy Trophy.  After soliciting interested drivers aged 13 to 15 from the United States, the WKA Board of Trustees considered all applicants’ resumes, and made the selection […]

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Feb 12, 2015 (From left to right) Alessandro Alunni Bravi, Ronni Sala, Stephan St-Charles, Nicolas Todt, Dominic Labrecque & Andrew Campbell (Photo: PSL Karting)
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After negotiating an initial agreement, PSL Karting and BirelART are proud to be working together in a long-term collaborative partnership from 2015. With the goal to create a stronger future for the karting community, an association as such represents a new business formula for the racing industry. An official agreement, including complete details, will come […]

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SKUSA Tech Update: Spec Fuel

VP C12 added as legal spec fuel alongside MS98 for shifter classes

Feb 10, 2015 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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New SKUSA/ProKart Challenge Regional Series Rules Regarding Spec Fuel As announced 2-7-2015 in PKC-CA Driver’s Meeting We have been reviewing our fuel policy for some time, and we appreciate the input many of you have given us. We have discussed this issue with numerous racers, engine builders and kart teams across the country, and appreciate […]

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Feb 06, 2015 Daniel Burkett
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One of the latest crazes is to strap yourself into a kart for 24 hours, and see how far you can. The newest name scheduled to make an attempt is Canadian motorsports racer Daniel Burkett. In association with KidSport Manitoba, Burkett is pleased to announce a 24 hour Guinness World Record Attempt at Speedworld Indoor […]

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Feb 03, 2015 SKUSA SuperNats CBS Sports Network TorqueTV
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Superkarts! USA has announced the broadcast dates for the television coverage of the SuperNationals XVIII. Just prior to the November event in Las Vegas, SKUSA confirmed a deal with CBS Sports Network and Torque.TV to film the 18th edition of the SuperNationals, with a goal of extending the partnership into 2015 and beyond. From the […]

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Feb 03, 2015 Gabby Chaves
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2014 Indy Lights Champion Gabby Chaves will pilot the famed #98 for Bryan Herta Autosport w/ Curb-Agajanian in the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season. On the strength of four wins, including a win at the Freedom 100 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Chaves earned last year’s Indy Lights Championship. Chaves joins the team for his rookie […]

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Feb 03, 2015 Jarred Campbell moves to Praga and the S1 Pro Stock Moto category for 2015
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Praga North America is excited to announce that driver Jarred Campbell has made the switch to the Praga brand for the 2015 race season. The 17 year-old California native is confirmed to race with the official team at the SKUSA Pro Tour series, and will also be competing in the California ProKart Challenge. “We’re very […]

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Feb 02, 2015 Daytona KartWeek 2014-Keith Freber-Yamaha Laydown
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There is no other feeling, then going 100mph with your back parallel to the ground, one inch from the pavement with all that separates you is a thin piece of metal or fiberglass. Every year, road racers from all over the country travel to Daytona International Speedway between Christmas and New Year’s for the annual […]

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California ProKart Challenge Readies for 2015 Opener

Six-race program set to begin at Buttonwillow as drivers chase for part of the $75,000 in cash and prizes this season

Jan 29, 2015 Grids are expected to be full once again when the California ProKart Challenge begins the 2015 season in Buttonwillow (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The 2015 season is set to get underway for the Superkarts! USA organization, as the flagship regional program California ProKart Challenge is set to host its opening round of competition. Scheduled for February 6-7 at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park, SKUSA is expecting another large turnout for the season opener as the paddock is almost full […]

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Jan 28, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Entering its fourth year of competition, the CIK Karting Academy Trophy has once again requested each country to submit their participant for the 2015 Competition Year, for drivers 13-15 years of age. As it has in past years, the World Karting Association, as affiliate karting member of the FIA-ACCUS has been placed in charge of […]

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