Team News: Goodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada

Team News: Goodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada

Jul 09, 2015 Max Preston has had three consecutive runs to P2 for Intrepid in DD2
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With the Canadian summer now reaching its stride the team at Goodwood Kartways is definitely in full swing. The Canadian Rookie Karting Championship schedules are racing through week four, the TRAK Club Championship has hit its halfway point, and the Goodwood/Intrepid race team is getting set to race into the second half of its National […]

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Rotax Summer Shootout Set for July 17-19 at Carolina Motorsports Park

Unofficial tune-up for Cold Stone United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals

Jul 09, 2015 CMP
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July 9, 2015 – Keeping with the annual tradition, Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina will host the 2015 Rotax Summer Shootout in less than two weeks. Dubbed the ‘Unofficial Tune-up’ for the Cold Stone US Rotax Grand Nationals, teams and drivers will have the opportunity to test on the same track layout that […]

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Jul 09, 2015 AKRA logo
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Since the running of the first of 8 races in the Unilli Tire/AKRA/AKTPA New York Dirt Series last month, word has gotten out about how much fun, how fair and how financially profitable this series is.  In fact so many racers heard about this series that round 2, held over the 4th of July holiday […]

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Jul 08, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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With the third race of the 2015 RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series in the books, below is a breakdown of the top 3 finishing positions for drivers in their respective classes, as well as the contingencies they are eligible for, based on the contingency stickers they placed on their karts. As a reminder, […]

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GoPro Motorplex – Driver of the Week – Mathis Berland

Driver of Week, Mathis Berland Keeps Fun at Forefront of Rookie Karting Season

Jul 07, 2015 Mathis Berland
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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 7, 2015) – GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Presented by Hoosier Racing Tire Driver of the Week, Mathis Berland, is spending his summer vacation like most other 15-year-old high school students do. “I did absolutely nothing today,” laughs Mathis. However, in our Driver of the Week interview, we discovered quickly that Mathis’ unique […]

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Jul 07, 2015 Davide Forè made an incredible last lap pass to steal the win in Elite Shifter (Photo: CRG-USA)
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July 7, 2015 – It was another winning weekend for CRG USA at the second round of the Cold Stone US Open, this time at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway in Grand Junction, Colorado. With a large contingent of drivers, a pair would emerge victorious as Davide Forè made a last lap pass to take […]

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Jul 07, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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Once again the Sanzaru game karting Championship is offering the 100 Entry Challenge. The Sanzaru Karting Series has seen over 90 entries at every race this year, let’s get that MAGIC 100! Call your friends and fellow racers, get them to track. If we make the 100 then EVERY driver at the race will go […]

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Jul 06, 2015 Gearup Challenge logo
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So far the 2015 season it has been an extraordinary year for the series as the level of competition has escalated beyond our expectations and it looks as if it only going to get better! With our last round being hosted in less than desirable conditions we were in awe of the number of the hardcore […]

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Jul 06, 2015 Rok Cup USA logo
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The ROK Cup USA series is excited to announce the details for its 1st annual Micro ROK & Mini ROK Championship, which will be held at the Orlando Kart Center from July 9-11. The one-off event is expected to bring in drivers from the US as well as around the globe to compete for a […]

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Team Benik On Top at Rok Cup USA and US Open

Wins across the country for Benik Kart

Jul 06, 2015 Kart Benik
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Competing just around the corner from their home base, Team BENIK would make the short trek to the Palm Beach Karting facility for another event weekend in the popular ROK Cup USA program. With a handful of drivers in both the Micro and Mini ROK categories, BENIK drivers would add to the company’s history with […]

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Sabré Cook Battles the Best at Second Round of US Open

Cook will look to step it up in Las Vegas and make a run at the title

Jul 06, 2015 Sabré Cook (Photo: Worldwide Career Management)
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With hopes high heading to the second round of the Cold Stone US Open, Elite Shifter point leader Sabré Cook would look to take advantage of track knowledge at her home away from home, the Grand Junction Motor Speedway. Growing up in the Grand Junction, Colorado area and able to sleep in her own bed […]

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It was another solid weekend for Nicholas d’Orlando in Grand Junction, CO for round two of the Rotax US Open series. This was the first time Nicholas raced at Grand Junction and he could be found near the front of the pack from day one. He kicked off the weekend with a solid qualifying effort […]

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Jul 03, 2015 Michael d'Orlando
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What a weekend for Michael d’Orlando, in Grand Junction, CO, for round two of the Rotax US OPEN series. This was the first time Michael raced at Grand Junction and he was one of the fastest drivers while earning the unofficial “hard charger” title (compliments of kart360.com) for passing the most karts all weekend. Michael’s […]

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Aluminos Continues Gaining Victories and Podium Results in 2015

Northern California-based operation nearing two-year anniversary of chassis debut

Jul 02, 2015 Reigning SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour S4 champion Gian Cavaciuti is competing in the United States aboard an Aluminos chassis (Photo: eKartingNews.com)
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The Aluminos name is well-established in the sport of karting here in the United States, and the last two years has been about developing their own chassis brand. Reaching its inaugural victory at the 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals. Aluminos has continued to win races and help drivers reach the podium from the local […]

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Race Report: Cold Stone US Open of Colorado at Grand Junction Motor Speedway

Askew, Estep, and Forè assert their dominance as new faces also arise

Jul 02, 2015 US Open logo
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Round number two of MAXSpeed Entertainment’s 2015 Cold Stone US Open presented by MG Tires and Chase/Brash Racing stopped at picturesque Grand Junction Motor Speedway in scenic Grand Junction, Colorado. With temperatures nearing 100 degrees Fahrenheit each day, along with a circuit 4,600 feet above sea level, it was a demanding weekend for drivers and […]

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Team Koene USA Adds Six Podiums at Second Round of US Open

Eight drivers score one victory and six podiums results in round two

Jul 02, 2015 Koene USA logo
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Proving that round one results of the Cold Stone US Open powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment were no fluke, Team Koene USA made the cross country trek to Grand Junction, Colorado and once again, flexed their muscles in a the Rotax powered divisions. Taking three victories and four podiums in Dallas back in May, Koene USA […]

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Team Benik Successful in Shawano

Multiple wins and podiums across two weekends of racing

Jul 02, 2015 Lachlan DeFrancesco scores a dominant victory in Mini ROK (Photo: Energy Racing)
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Two weekends of racing brought two weekends of success for Team BENIK in Shawano, Wisconsin. The weekend of June 13-14 brought the Route 66 Sprint Series to US Air Motorsports Raceway. It was the biggest event in the series’ history, and Team BENIK led the field in several classes. In Saturday’s Mini ROK final, team […]

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Jul 01, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Competitors that have yet to enter the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana, and would like to take advantage of the Tiered Fee System, have until Monday July 6 to get their entries in before At Track Fees apply. The New Castle race, stop #4 […]

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Veteran kart racer, promoter, and marketer Keith Shampine has recently been named Director of Sponsor Programs and Marketing for the American Kart Racing Association (AKRA) Shampine’s first challenge in his new position will be securing sponsors for AKRA’s new 4-Cycle ‘American Sprint Cup Series.’ “We’re honored and extremely excited to have Keith join our team […]

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Jak Crawford Soars to Victory High in Colorado

Crawford's First Rotax Mini MAX Win was an Impressive Performance at the US Open

Jul 01, 2015 Jak Crawford is all smiles on the podium after taking the win at the second round of the US Open in Rotax Mini MAX 
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It was decided that Jak Crawford would race the US Open series less than two weeks before the seriescommenced in Dallas, Texas in mid-May. Seems like a good, hasty decision after the recently held second event of the 2015 program in Grand Junction, Colorado with Jak now holding a Team USA ticket for the 2015 […]

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