Mar 24, 2015 (Photo: Rok Cup USA)
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The final race of the 2015 Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup USA series proved to be one for the books.  New lap records, great competition and crowned champions will be just a few of the things we will discuss for months to come. With an average of 146 unique drivers each race, the final weekend […]

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Florida Pro Kart Series Winter Champions Decided in Jacksonville

Myers, Lemke and Holden to represent series at IAME International Final in France

Mar 23, 2015 IAME Junior championship podium with title winner Brandon Lemke (Photo: Double Vision Photography - Carl Barnes)
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The 2015 Florida Pro Kart Series winter program came to a close at the historic 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. The March 13-15 weekend hosted the fifth and sixth rounds of the championship, with a number of prizes and cash payouts on the line for the racers in categories ranging from the Briggs […]

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Mar 23, 2015 Altezza Drive Resort
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From Racer.com Al Unser Jr. and Tony George were among the invited guests for the official launch celebration on Saturday for the Altezza Drive Resort, the latest addition to America’s growing number of private club circuits. Located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, and designed by F1 track designer Hermann Tilke, the venue will feature […]

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Mar 19, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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A long, brutal winter since Daytona KartWeek has finally come to an end for many competitors on the VEGA/TS Racing National Road Racing Series. And a brief hiatus from the national calendar for the Southern Kart Club has also been extinguished, as many competitors will be heading south for the second time this year, this […]

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SKUSA Bulletin: 2015 SpringNationals Pre-Entry Registration Opening

Online registration opens for first SKUSA Pro Tour round on Sunday, March 15

Mar 12, 2015 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour 2015 logo SKUSA
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If the packed paddocks at the opening two rounds of the Superkarts! USA California ProKart Challenge are any indication, this year’s SKUSA Pro Tour will once again be highlighted by record-setting entry numbers and an even higher quality of competition.  The first two PKC races in SoCal topped the 150-driver mark, and the recently announced […]

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Mar 12, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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By Randy Kugler On March 11 Rosie Howell passed away.  Rosie was a great ambassador to the sport and will certainly go down as a karting legend.  Rosie began his karting career as a competitor.  Racing avidly in the Road Racing Series he amassed many friendships along the way.  Rosie and his wife Martha took […]

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California ProKart Challenge Action Heats Up at Willow Springs

Superkarts! USA regional program welcomes warm weather and exciting racing during second round of 2015 season

Mar 11, 2015 (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
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Typical west coast sunshine weather greeted over 150 drivers for the second round of the California ProKart Challenge event at the Willow Springs International Raceway on March 6-7. The Superkarts! USA regional program hosted its second event of the 2015 season, taking on the challenging Rosamond, California facility. After battling wet weather conditions last month, […]

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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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