Jul 20, 2016 IKF International Kart Federation logo
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Rocker Arm/Carburetor Cap The following rule clarifications do not affect any factory built 206 race engine therefore these rule updates are effective immediately. Add to section 721.5: Throttle cable cap on the top of the carburetor must be properly installed and secured in the fully tight position. Juniors with restrictor slides must have secured throttle […]

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Mach1 Kart Drivers Gather Points in Genk

Exciting half-time of the German Kart Championship

Jul 20, 2016 Mach 1-Genk-Tim Schröder
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Only a week after the ADAC Kart Masters in Kerpen, the Mach1 Kart drivers travelled on to Belgian Genk. At the half-time of the German Kart Championship they met strong fields of participants counting 187 drivers from more than 25 nations. In the end the team collected important championship points, although it did not go […]

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Jul 20, 2016 AKRA logo
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When the AKRA / Vega USA American Sprint Cup Series 2016 schedule was announced several months ago, many racers pointed to the July 29-31 date at Ohio’s Thompson Kart Raceway as one of the “must-attend” events on the new series’ calendar. Now, as the dog days of another hot summer continue, we’re less than two […]

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Jul 19, 2016 Merlin logo
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It was another stellar weekend for Merlin racing chassis at rounds 5 & 6 of the USPKS series in Mooresville, NC July 8-10.  With 12 drivers in attendance the Merlin contingent was not huge but was definitely effective against competing brands.  Merlin Nation captured 5 final victories in total while grabbing 15 podiums, 20 top […]

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Jul 19, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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The 3-win edge for Tony Kart in the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series Chassis Standings has not only evaporated, several more players have joined the game as a result of the wins that were very evenly spread around this past weekend at the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park. 6 different chassis manufacturers scored […]

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Jul 19, 2016 AKRA logo
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Steven Wheatley won four finals, two each Saturday and Sunday June 18-19 during round three of the American Kart Racing Association’s National Road Racing Series presented by Vega Tires and the Dart Kart Club. The event, raced at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course drew a record 596 entries for a Road Racing series’ in the 2016 […]

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Jul 19, 2016 Gearup Challenge FSeries logo
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Going into the fourth round of the 2016 championship will present some great milestones of this season. The special trip to the Granja 500 in Brazil presented to the series by WR Motorsport will take on a whole level. A clear indication who has the best chance at this  fantastic opportunity will reveal itself after this […]

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Jul 19, 2016 IKF International Kart Federation logo
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The deadline for pre-entry to the event has been removed. All classes are now offered at the pre-entry price. National Championship Class Information also available. Entry form available here North Texas Karters Denton TX August 10-13, 2016

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Jul 19, 2016 Maranello-DKM-Genk
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Tommaso Mosca claimed a spectacular pole position in KZ2 leading 60 drivers in Genk. The fifth place in race-1 confirmed him as one of the main protagonists of the category ahead of the European Championship. Christoph Hold took a double podium in KZ2 Cup. The German Championship DKM has stopped in Genk (Belgium) for its […]

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Jul 19, 2016 CRG-DKM-DeConto
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Paolo De Conto secured a good success in Genk’s KZ2 at the third round of the German Championship. Jorrit Pex, on the podium of Race-2, confirmed to be the classification leader. Janker and Tonteri dominated OK, Dennis Hauger victorious in OK Junior. Great performances and a lot of victories have been scored by CRG drivers […]

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Jul 19, 2016 Maranello-Italian Championship
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Luca Bombardelli claimed a double podium in the second round of the season held in Adria and can aim to the Italian Prodriver Under title. Among the quickest on track, Alessio Zanotti ended at the feet of the podium in both Finals, while Francesco Alaimo closed in the top-ten. The Italian ACI Karting Championship has […]

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Jul 14, 2016 Andersen Racing Team-Ramirez
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Confirmed today Florida based driver Mathias Ramirez joins Andersen Racing Team’s Mazda Road to Indy Driver Development Program. Eddie Kish, VP of the Andersen program, had some exciting remarks about the team’s addition : “We are ecstatic to add such a strong name to our program. Mathias has already proven himself to be a top […]

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Jul 14, 2016 Hannah Grisham
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Karting has prepared yet another young driver for excellence in other forms of motorsports competition.  Karting for over 10 years, 16 year old Hannah Grisham took just 3 months to earn her first Regional podium, in NASA’s very competitive Spec Miata class, where she earned 2nd place on June 19 at the technical Buttonwillow road […]

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Jul 14, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Competitors on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series that are patiently awaiting the entry blank for the third race of the season, the Kart City Performance Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana August 5-7, will be able to view the information early next week, as the finishing touches are being placed […]

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Jul 14, 2016 Tazio
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On Sunday June 26th, Stamford High School student Tazio Torregiani secured his first victory in a racecar, at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Tazio drove a Formula 2000 to 1st place in only his second round of the 2016 Skip Barber Racing Championship. Saturday saw Tazio finish race 1 in 3rd place on the podium, which […]

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Jul 14, 2016 Mach 1-Pawel Myszkier
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Thanks to strong performances of the Mach1-Kart drivers, the German chassis manufacturer was successful on different locations at the same time last weekend. Douglas Lundberg became strong fourth winner at the Swedish Championship in Kristianstad, Julian Müller impressed at the ADAC Kart Masters and Mach1 was able to drive among the front field at the […]

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Benik Adds Iron Rock Motorsports as New Texas Dealer

Charlie Swayne and Iron Rock Raceway to promote and sell the BENIK brand

Jul 13, 2016 Kart Benik
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Adding more dealers and continuing to grow, BENIK Kart has increased their dealer network by securing a very prominent and reputable karting company. Charlie Swayne and Iron Rock Motorsports will now be the Texas Region distributor for BENIK chassis and will offer complete sales and trackside support throughout the Texas area and at national level […]

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Jul 12, 2016 PSL-ECKC-resized-team-photo
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An exciting weekend for Team PSL & Birel ART who put themselves at the top of every pod across all categories this weekend for round 3 of the ECKC Championship MINI MAX — It was clear who was in control of the Mini Max group from timed practice 1 as Thomas Nepveu swept both finals, […]

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Jul 12, 2016 LO206 Masters double winner Rob Smith 
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The Coyote Motorsports team and many of our customers made the trip to Kershaw, South Carolina, June 24-26 for round two of the WKA Gold Cup Series national circuit at the technical 0.7-mile Carolina Motorsports Park kart track. The team’s first of two 2016 Gold Cup events at CMP proved impressive with Coyote racers driving […]

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Jul 12, 2016 Rotax Grand Nationals logo
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With the 2016 Sofina Foods United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals fast approaching, MAXSpeed Entertainment would like to remind drivers registration is now open through Sunday, July 24 at midnight EDT. Only one punch is required to participate in the 2016 edition of the event, which is slated for August 3-6 at the premier […]

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