NASCAR Stars Return for GoPro Motorplex’s 2nd Annual Valvoline Little 600, May 19

The Valvoline Little 600 free fan event on May 19, featuring popular NASCAR drivers competing in rental karts is quickly becoming a fan-favorite during May Speed Weeks in Charlotte

Mar 27, 2015 Little 600 GoPro Motorplex logo
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GoPro Motorplex is excited to announce the return of the Valvoline Little 600 free fan event, Tuesday, May 19, featuring a full-field of 20 NASCAR drivers competing in the facility’s fleet of rental karts. Conveniently scheduled between the NASCAR All-Star Race and Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, the Valvoline Little 600 is quickly becoming […]

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Mar 27, 2015 High Rev Engineering logo
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Last month saw anxious racers ready to begin the new season by attending the Seasons opener at Cal Speed Fontana. The Race was to be an LAKC event but turned out to be hosted by Cal Speed. The event was fantastic and was run in a very professional manor as you would expect from a […]

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Mar 27, 2015 Open Class winner Darren Elliott (center) is surrounded by second place finisher Cody Night on the left

and third place finisher Steve Patton (Photo: So Cal Oval Karters)
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The So Cal Oval Karters kicked off their 2015 season last Saturday at Southern California’s picturesque Perris Raceway.  A larger than anticipated field of 38 karts was on hand they were joined by the Speedway Sprints from Wheel 2 Wheel Raceway. Five divisions comprised the Oval Karters portion of the show on a gorgeous night […]

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Mar 26, 2015 Florida Karting Championship Series logo
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Greetings! I know a lot of people are wondering about tires this year.  Well, it could not be simpler; The Spec Tire is the Vega FH (Blue) for all classes, except for the shifter classes, which will have the option of the Vega FH (Blue) or the Vega XM (White). The Vega FH gives excellent […]

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Mar 26, 2015 Nicholas d'Orlando (Photo: Cody Schindel)
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Wow! What an exciting weekend of racing for Nicholas d’Orlando and the d’Orlando brothers at the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Powered by MAXSpeed championship weekend in Ocala, FL.  Nicholas took home the Vice Championship title in the Mini Rok series as he contended with European Johnny Edgar in a nail biting point’s battle. It […]

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Anthony Gangi Jr. On the Podium in Final Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA Weekend

GT7 Motorsports/Tony Kart pilot looks forward to Rotax this weekend

Mar 26, 2015 Anthony Gangi Jr. ended his 2015 FWT ROK campaign with a podium result at the Ocala Gran Prix (Photo: Cody Schindel/CKN)
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As the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour came to a close for the ROK Cup USA competitors this past weekend, Anthony Gangi Jr. was in the thick of it for the Vortex ROK Junior victory. Always a threat, the GT7 Motorsports pilot attacked the finale weekend looking to secure as many points as possible […]

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Mar 26, 2015 Keidon Fletcher
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Fletcher Motorsport’s with driver Keidon Fletcher will race with the Venom Racing Solutions Team in the ECKC Karting series and the Canadian Nationals in 2015. The 11 year old driver and former WRKC cadet champion will pilot a 2015 VRS K&K Racing Cobra chassis. Teaming with the 2014 ECKC Senior Champion Jon Treadwell for the […]

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Over $30,000 in Cash, Prizes and Free Pit Spots Highlight 2015 Can-Am Karting Challenge

Information and news regarding the upcoming racing season

Mar 26, 2015 Can-Am Karting Challenge logo
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As the snow melts away and winter karting programs come to an end, the 2015 Can-Am Karting Challenge is set to open in only a few weeks time. With a series that has seen increased numbers with each and every passing season, the 2015 edition of the program looks to be a solid and exciting […]

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The Manitoba Karting Association recently took part in the 41st Annual Piston Ring World of Wheels Car Show in Winnipeg, Manitoba March 20-22, 2015. With the goal of promoting the Manitoba Karting Association, and karting as a whole, the event was a huge success for the club. Well over 40,000 were in attendance at the […]

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Skip Barber Racing School to Award Shootout Seat to Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Competitor

Skip Barber Racing School, the official racing school of the ECKC, also to offer special pricing to ECKC karters

Mar 25, 2015 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship logo
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Skip Barber Racing School proudly announces a new partnership with the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC) that will increase Skip Barber’s reach in Canada to find the best racing talent and give them the opportunity to pursue their dreams. The renewed partnership accompanied with current relationship with the World Karting Association, will make the 19th Annual […]

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Selliken Wins Rotax Challenge of the Americas Senior Max Title

Portland driver earns Grand Finals ticket and joins Team USA for Portugal

Mar 24, 2015 Selliken celebrates while taking the checkered flag, knowing the Senior Max championship is in hand (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The winning combination of speed and consistency has always been one of Luke Selliken’s most impressive strengths, and since graduating to the Senior category in 2014, he has become one of North American karting’s brightest stars.  The Portland, Oregon pilot put yet another key accomplishment on his resume in mid-March as he capitalized on every […]

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Mar 24, 2015 GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Hoosier logo
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With just one round in the books and Round Two this Saturday, March 28, we are already adding two new incentive programs for our competitors during the 2015 season! Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV: The Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series will crown four Regional Champions, four 206 Top Tracks’ and […]

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Mar 24, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Officials from Unilli Tires have stated the winners who were eligible for leather jackets at this past years Daytona Dirt World Championship at Daytona International Speedway should be receiving their jackets within the next month. The jackets are currently in production and will be delivered as soon as they are completed. Jax Gold Cup Pre […]

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2015 US Open Registration Now Open

New series for Rotax and Spec Honda competitors kicks off mid-May

Mar 24, 2015 US Open logo
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While the final event weekends of the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour are coming to a close, MAXSpeed Entertainment staff has been busy putting together details for their upcoming new series, the US Open. The national series, featuring both Rotax MAX Challenge and Spec Honda classes, will kick off May 14-17 at the Dallas […]

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Mar 24, 2015 125 Rotax Max evo-logo
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Since the launch of the Rotax 125 MAX evo engine program in November in Spain, MAXSpeed Group has been committed to the US market by investing heavily in the inventory of over 575 engines, but also in over 1,500 of the 125 MAX evo engine upgrade kits. Back in Austria, they have been dealing with […]

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Mar 23, 2015 Gearup Challenge FSeries logo
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It is confirmed the 2015 Gearup Challenge is off to a strong start with pre-registration showing big numbers for round one at GoPro Motorplex. Season Pass and Pre Registration info is still available at www.f1series.com. Make sure to check out all the details as financial discounts will expire seven days prior to the race weekend. The […]

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Mar 23, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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Senior Rotax Is The Go Pro Feature Race With $200 And A Hero4 Camera For The Winner – Hpd Crf 250 Class Debut Plus Hpd Bucks To Pro And Masters 125 Class Winners – All Rotax Class Winners To Take Home $100 Cash The Sanzaru Games Karting Championship launches next weekend at the Simraceway International […]

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Mar 23, 2015 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
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Recently, drivers were disqualified from the Rotax Challenge of the Americas event on March 13, 2015 in Sonoma, California; it was found at the post-race technical inspection that drivers were using illegal additives in their fuel. This is a problem that has plagued a variety of motorsports events throughout the world. MAXSpeed Group takes technical […]

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Mar 23, 2015 Matias Podboj (Photo: JFM Images)
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The second round of the SKUSA Prokart Challenge traveled to the famed Willow Springs International Raceway for its annual March date on the schedule. With an even bigger turnout than the season opener, the Prokart Challenge championship is quickly becoming the most competitive regional championship in the country. After a successful wet season opener, D […]

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Mar 20, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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World Karting and Woodbridge Kart Club Officials are proud to announce the addition of a second national event for the VEGA/TS Racing National Road Race Series driven by Mazda at Summit Point Raceway’s Main Racing Circuit in Summit Point, West Virginia. The added date will serve as the third stop on the Road Race Series […]

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