Sep 05, 2017
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Maranello Kart had a strong season finale, as Marco Zanchetta secured the title of KZ2 Italian Champion and Luca Bombardelli that of Italian KZ3 Junior Champion. Maranello Kart had a very good outing at the final round of the Italian ACI Karting Championship in Siena, as Marco Zanchetta was crowned 2017 Italian Champion in KZ2 […]

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Sep 05, 2017
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Energy Corse is continuing its podium progression around the world. In Asia, Russia, the United States, Australia and of course in its Italian homeland and in many other European countries, this famouschassis brand increases its status every week in the four corners of the world, in classes as different as KZ, X30, OK or even […]

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Sep 01, 2017
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Last weekend was a huge success for kart racing in Canada, as the ASN-FIA Canadian Championships were held in Mosport, Ontario, at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. With over 200 entries, there was a certain atmosphere of excitement and passion in the air for all competitors present. For Birel ART / Ricciardo, it was a […]

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Checkered Express Launches Transportation Service to Racing Industry

Ohio-based company to offer services to racing industry across the country

Sep 01, 2017
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Checkered Express Inc. (CEI) is excited to announce the launch their newest service- providing transportation services to race teams across the country. The Ohio transportation company has noticed a need in the racing market, and wants to help resolve the hassle of race team trailer transportation. “As a team owner of Checkered Motorsports, we know […]

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Sep 01, 2017
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With the final event of the 2017 season for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series just around the corner, entries are beginning to make there way into the WKA Office, as the series will celebrate the Barnesville Bash the weekend of October 6-8 at Lamar County Speedway. 10 major classes of competition will […]

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Aug 31, 2017
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Westover joins forces with the CRG Racing Team for the OK World Championship to be held next September 24th at PFI International. CRG is delighted to announce that its lineup for the forthcoming OK World Championship, race scheduled for September 24th at the British circuit PFI International, will comprise the British driver Louie Westover. The […]

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Aug 31, 2017
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With the finale for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series just a few weeks away, entries are pouring in for the season ending Grand National event scheduled for September 15-17 at Atlanta Motorsports Park in Dawsonville, Georgia. The deadline to take advantage of the pre-entry pricing is also fast approaching, with the cutoff date set for Wednesday […]

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Aug 30, 2017
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While 8 national classes on the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series were vying for either a potential trip to Italy, or the chance for free tires and entry to the season finale in October for the Grand Nationals at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina, no one class had as much intensity, drive, and anxiety as the Kid Kart […]

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PROgression: Team Benik Set for Watkins Glen USF2000 Event

O’Keeffe returns and joins Team BENIK this weekend

Aug 30, 2017
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The Team BENIK USF2000 program will be back on track this weekend for the final round of the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda. Taking place at the fast and competitive Watkins Glen Internationals Raceway, Team BENIK will enter Callan O’Keeffe as he returns to the program for the series finale. “We are really […]

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Sanzaru Games Race #7 – Back To School Time

Kid Karts to be the Feature Race

Aug 30, 2017
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Race #7 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championship Series marks the end of the summer vacation period and back to school for many of the drivers in the Series. The Sprint track configuration will challenge the drivers for this race with the Featured Class being Kid Karts which will run on the Sunday program. This […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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Not only does the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom kart races bring many race teams and race fans to town, but it also packs a wide variety of entertainment options into the Labor Day weekend. There is something on tap for all tastes. The biggest entertainment tradition of the Grand Prix Weekend is […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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Following the latest event for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting at Virginia International Raceway, Competition Karting Inc is well on their way to securing yet another Manufacturers Title. Coming into the event, CKI had 34 victories in the bank, following the June Summit Point Nationals. Adding another 7 wins at VIR has given the Welcome, […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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The young Finnish driver Rasmus Joutsimies will be among the fields of CRG in the forthcoming World Championship that will take place on September 24th in England. CRG Racing Team is happy to announce the technical and sporting collaboration with the driver Rasmus Joutsimies for category OK-Junior. The 14 years old Finn will join the […]

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Top Kart USA Pulls Midwest Double-Header

Indiana team races in back-to-back events to cap off their August schedule

Aug 29, 2017
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Top Kart USA returns home after pulling a Midwest double header, competing at back-to-back events two weekends in a row. The first stop on their lineup was the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) Summernationals, the final stop on the Pro Tour circuit, at New Castle Motorsports Park, earning a pole position and twin top-ten finishes. Next, it […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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Officials for World Karting and the Georgia Sprint Karting Association are proud to announce the entry blank for the “Barnesville Bash” for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is now online. The event, slated for October 6-8 at the legendary Lamar County Speedway in Georgia, promises to be stacked with great competition, as […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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With the 2017 racing season rapidly coming to a conclusion, World Karting Officials are busy preparing for the beginning of the 2018 national season, which, in comparison to most other forms of motorsports, begins before the previous calendar year comes to a halt. WKA and Daytona International Speedway Officials, as well as other groups involved […]

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Aug 24, 2017
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Good performance for the young Polish driver Jan Jozwiak at the Rotax Grand Festival in Bruck (Austria), where a fifth place earned him the deserved Trophy. Jan Jóźwiak won the fifth position in the competitive Rotax Grand Festival, which took place on the A1 Speedworld circuit in Austria. The young Polish boy was the only […]

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Aug 23, 2017
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After a very successful nine year career in karting, competing at the highest level of competition North America has to offer, and just over a year of competition at the world’s highest level as a factory driver for one of the world’s top karting teams, Michael d’Orlando completed his karting career in Scandinavian territory at […]

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Aug 22, 2017
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The approved meeting minutes from the August 8th WKA Board of Trustees Conference Call are now available online at the WKA website. To view the August 8th meeting minutes, CLICK HERE.

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Aug 22, 2017
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Bandit Racing Chassis kart pilot Camden Gruber grabbed three wins Saturday and Sunday August 4-6 at North East Ohio’s premier kart racing circuit Thompson Kart Raceway who was hosting round three of the American Kart Racing Association/Vega Tires USA American Sprint Cup Championship’s Northern Tour.  That Saturday Gruber led Coyote kart pilot Blake Boon in […]

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