Jun 08, 2016 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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Race #4 on June 11 & 12 will be a warmup for the Rotax Grand Nationals as it will run on the Reverse National track configuration. This is the same configuration that the Rotax Grands will use in August, encouraging few out of area racers to attend this event. Race #4 should be one the […]

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Jun 08, 2016 Ryan Lynch - Kart
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Texas native, Ryan Lynch, is set to make his sixth career start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in the Rattlesnake 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday, June 10.  Lynch will drive the No. 07 BlankHood.com/ #gokarting  Chevrolet fielded by SS Greenlight Racing in his third visit to his home track. “I was […]

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Jun 08, 2016 Daniel Pearcy and his Jim Howe Motorsports #62 Birel known as “Karma” set up for a turn during the “Mel Kenyon Classic” Senior Yamaha feature, just ahead of Colton Aldridge (#77) and Garritt Powell (#65) (Photo: Ashley Powell)
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Daniel Pearcy (Shelbyville, KY) and Jordan Fresher (Avon, IN) posted impressive 1-2 finishes for Jim Howe Motorsports LLC in the “Mel Kenyon Classic,” honoring racing legend Mel Kenyon. The Southern Indiana Racing Association (SIRA) event was run in the streets of Lebanon (IN), Kenyon’s hometown. The legend was on hand during both days’ events talking […]

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Jun 08, 2016 Maranello-Euro-Adria
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Rain spoiled the end result of Tommaso Mosca. Fourth at the flag, he was then demoted to P8 due to an unlucky racing contact but set the third fastest lap of the race anyway. Alberto Cavalieri had to retire from the Final due to a puncture in what still remains a good debut on the […]

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Jun 08, 2016 Ricciardo Kart logo
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Ricciardo Kart Racing and Christian Lundgaard crossed the OK Final finish line in third place. The Danish driver’s position was affected by a 10-second penalty due to the front fairing coming off in a contact. Christian said: “In the Heats we had ups and downs, but I managed to climb up to sixth place in […]

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Jun 08, 2016 BirelART logo
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Despite the extremely changeable weather, Birel ART Racing and Ulysse De Pauw finished fifth in the OKJ Final. Ulysse: “The speed was there, but the conditions in the Final were very difficult: 12th after the start, I recovered to fifth place. We scored some points for the championship, but we need to be stronger in […]

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Tyler Maxson Claims Team Benik’s Second Championship of 2016

Maxson on top in Florida, Jace Jones wins in California

Jun 07, 2016 Kart Benik
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Wrapping up the ROK Cup USA Florida Championship this past weekend at Andersen Race Park in Palmetto, Florida, Team BENIK secured their second series title of the 2016 season. Claiming the victory and the Vortex Mini ROK championship was Georgia resident Tyler Maxson while BENIK Karts were once again dominant in the Mini ROK category. […]

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Jun 07, 2016 CRG-Euro-Adria
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CRG has been victorious in the CIK-FIA European Championship in Adria, winning 5 races out of the 6 run in the final stages among Prefinals and Finals of KZ2, OK and OK Junior. CRG’s one-two-three in KZ2 has been stunning, with three different engines in the top 3. Title games are now open in all […]

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Double Podium for Modena Engines USA at Gearup F Series

Engine brand has four drivers finish in the top-ten in the KZ Shifter class

Jun 06, 2016 Josh Lane (44j) and Jason Alden (441) battle their way around the track in their Modena-powered karts. 
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It was an outstanding weekend for Modena Engines USA at round two of the F Series Gearup Challenge with two podium finishes in the Shifter KZ class for the brand. Josh Lane in the 44j came in second by just three tenths of a second, while Rory Van der Steur (19n) claimed third just behind […]

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Jun 03, 2016 AKRA logo
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The third and final round of the inaugural AKRA American Sprint Cup Series “Southern Tour” will be held at the new Bushnell Motorsports Park in Bushnell, FL the weekend of September 23-25. The event will be held in conjunction with Bushnell’s growing club series. Most of the classes Bushnell’s club series offers are in line […]

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Ocala Gran Prix Offers Arrive-n-Drive and Engine Rentals for US Open

A variety of different opportunities available from OGP

Jun 02, 2016 Ocala Gran Prix logo OGP
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Competing at the first round of the 2016 MAXSpeed Entertainment US Open at NOLA Motorsports Park in late April, Ocala Gran Prix (OGP) is increasing their trackside presence for the upcoming second round. Taking place at Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele, Utah, OGP will be offering complete arrive and drive programs as well as engine […]

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Jun 02, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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The much anticipated online registration process for WKA National events has taken its first step, beginning with the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals July 15-17 at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series. Customers can now log onto the WKA site and register online for their respective classes by clicking Racing Series, […]

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Jun 02, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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When the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting enters the all new Dominion Raceway in Thornburg, Virginia for their national event July 29-31, competitors will be witness to the culmination of years of planning, and months of construction. On several different occasions since January, WKA and WKC Officials have visited the multipurpose […]

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Jun 02, 2016 AKRA logo
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The first-ever AKRA / Vega USA American Sprint Cup Series “Northern Tour” event will take place this weekend – June 3-5 – at the historic Genesee Valley Kart Club in Avon, NY, a beautiful area of the country in western New York, just west of the Finger Lakes. The event is sponsored by Boon & […]

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Jun 02, 2016 So-Cal Oval Karters logo
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The So Cal Oval Karters head back to Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville this Saturday night, June 4th,  for a full program of dirt kart racing.   The Speedway Sprints and Wheel2Wheel Dirt Karts will also be in action on 1/8 of a mile banked High-Desert oval.  Spectator gate will open […]

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Jun 02, 2016 IKF International Kart Federation logo
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The Board of Directors and members of the International Kart Federation send congratulations to Alexander Rossi for his win in the 2016 Indianapolis 500. This is Rossi’s rookie season in the Indy Car series and only his sixth race, after spending the last few years in Europe competing in open wheel racing including Formula One. […]

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Jun 02, 2016 Marco Zanchetta and Tommaso Mosca
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The two Maranello Kart’s drivers fielded in Sarno put in an exciting race, as Mosca ended Race-1 at the feet of the podium and Zanchetta was seventh, both being very quick in qualifying and heats. Both drivers had to retire from Race-2 instead, but their performance has been strong anyway. The European Championship KZ2 to […]

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Jun 01, 2016 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The Dirt Karting World, and racing in general, lost a huge asset to the sport this past week with the passing of Marc Chimento. Well known as the owner and operator of Amelia Motor Raceway in Virginia, Chimento passed away just after midnight of Memorial Day. His charismatic smile and high energy level, always elevated […]

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Rok Cup USA Epcot Challenge: July 14-17

Full package rental program available

Jun 01, 2016 Rok Cup USA logo
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ROK CUP USA is proud to present the second annual ‘Epcot Challenge’ race that will see young drivers from all over the world invited to participate. The purpose of this race is to create a welcome family ambiance at one of the most popular summer destinations in the world for all the young drivers. Families […]

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Jun 01, 2016 Kart Benik
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With an already outstanding driver lineup, Team BENIK only got stronger with their most recent edition. Debuting aboard a BENIK Kart and taking home the victory at the most recent ROK Cup Florida event at the Homestead Karting facility, Luca Mars has officially joined the Fort Lauderdale, Florida based squad and will compete in multiple […]

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