Big News, Big Change, and New Possibilities for Oliver Askew in 2015

Driver bids farewell to Ocala Gran Prix with equal parts gratitude as well as excitement for the future

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Throughout a driver’s racing years there are thousands of elements that help shape the career they navigate through. These moments and people and sponsors and championships or losses are similar to the very specific and important elements of a clock that results in it running perfectly. Or like the gear of an engine, depending on […]

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From The Desk of Bill McCutcheon President and CEO of AKRA, Inc. I would like to take this opportunity to reintroduce and reacquaint myself with the Road Racing, Sprint(2&4 cycle) Programs. I am truly excited about AKRA becoming part of these great programs in 2015 and for many years to follow. We will be announcing […]

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With the 2015 season just weeks away, D Power Racing has signed a contract with Croc Promotions to be the exclusive importer for Mad Croc chassis line. D Power Racing, headed by Daniel Patino, has been one of the most successful teams in the western half of the United States since its inception at the […]

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Elliot Finlayson, Roman DeAngelis Return and Ryan Rackley Added to Koene USA Program

Rackley joins experienced squad for Florida Winter Tour

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With their focus on driver development and winning, another young and promising competitor has made the switch to Team Koene USA for the Florida Winter Tour (FWT). Georgia’s Ryan Rackley has inked a deal with the Indiana based Team Koene USA and will compete in the Vortex Mini ROK class at the upcoming 2015 Florida […]

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After testing in the open wheel formula car ranks late in 2014, New Braunfels, Texas driver Parker Chase is set to start his move up the motorsports ladder. Inking a deal this week with Jay Howard and his Motorsports Driver Development program and Chastain Motorsports, Chase will see action in the F1600 Formula F Championship […]

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Praga Factory Driver Patrik Hajek to Compete at Florida Pro Kart Winter Series

Hajek is confirmed in the KZ class for the 1st Round at Palm Beach Kart Center

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Praga North America is pleased to announce that Praga factory driver Patrik Hajek is confirmed to compete in the opening round of the Florida Pro Kart Winter Series. The Czech driver will compete in the KZ class on the Praga chassis with an IAME engine package. Besides driving, Hajek will also assist in driver coaching […]

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2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Discounted Registration to Close January 2

Be sure to take advantage of ROK and Rotax discounts

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With the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour fast approaching, the registration for the highly anticipated international series continue to rise. With a record breaking opening day and an onslaught of registrations coming in on a daily basis, MAXSpeed Entertainment is reminding all teams and competitors to take advantage of discounted registration fees for all […]

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Ryan Norberg Switches to PCR for 2015

Talented Junior to join Checkered Motorsports

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After an amazing 2014 season, Floridian driver Ryan Norberg has made the decision tojoin Checkered Motorsports for the upcoming 2015 karting calendar. After several years aboard multiple different chassis brands, Norberg is set to find a new home with the Bujdoso Family, who head up the Checkered Racing program and also import the PCR racing […]

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Results from the most prestigious U.S. karting event – the 18th annual SKUSA Supernationals in Las Vegas, and its field of nearly 400 competitors – explain why a growing number of karters are turning to HoleShot sprockets and chains for a competitive edge when thousandths of a second matter. In the 20-lap main events, Jarred […]

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Top Kart USA Ready for Some Winter Competition in the Sunshine State

WKA Daytona and Florida Pro Kart Series on the docket

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Top Kart USA is proud to announce an incredibly strong lineup for the first round of the upcoming WKA Manufacturers Cup Series along with the Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS) winter program. With some chassis being upgraded through an intensive research and development program, and some new drivers added, the Top Kart USA team is […]

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As you may know, we at the MAXSpeed Group are always trying to listen to our customers and some have been unhappy with the current Rotax Mini MAX regulation in regards to the minimum squish gap. In trying to make this class as level playing field as possible, we have come to the conclusion with […]

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Tim Lobaugh Forms Trackside Karting Services

Lobaugh brings over 25 years of experience to his new team

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Tim Lobaugh is excited to announce a new racing team, Trackside Karting Services. The new karting team is a full service, innovative program focusing on the existing BirelArt program that he has been a part of since 1995. Some of the many attributes of the new team are: event tenting, driver coaching and testing, engine […]

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The 2014 season has been a remarkable year for Checkered Motorsports.  Clinching countless championships and victories the team looks to move forward going into Daytona Kartweek on Dec. 27-30.  The black and yellow colors have been strong in Daytona in the past where the PCR karts have shown their ability to adjust to all types […]

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The inaugural Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS) Winter Series is set to commence the second weekend of the 2015 calendar year at the Palm Beach Kart Center in Jupiter, Florida. Hosting a variety of TaG and Shifter kart divisions, the premiere series has a lot to offer to both the national level driver and the average […]

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Top Kart USA Announces Two New Drivers for 2015

JP Southern and Jack Miller to drive under the Top Kart Tent, beginning with WKA

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Both JP Southern and Jack Miller have decided, independently, to join team Top Kart USA for the 2015 season. This news is exciting for all parties involved. As Jack Miller explains, “We have watched the development of the Top Kart chassis over the last couple of years here in the USA. The results speak for […]

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The 2015 season looks to exceed every expectation we have ever had since the F- Series began! However we are not suprised due to the dedication of so many great people. This strong future has changed nothing for us, as we will continue with the original concept for a fun, fast and fierce racing series. […]

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2015 GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Welcomes the Future with All-New Structure

IAME, Briggs and Yamaha Classes Headline Championship Featuring More Races, More Value

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The 2015 GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge season will bring with it several monumental changes. However, the series will stay true to its vision as in years past of providing karting enthusiasts with the most affordable and exciting race program in the region. The goals of the series continue to include building a championship that allows […]

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kart-stars/id890658079?mt=8 It features fast kart racing on 30+ hand-crafted tracks and 300+ levels. There’s 45 different karts all inspired by real karting. We’ve been working with real kart drivers to mix the authenticity of the real thing, with the fun of classic kart-racing games. Some of the real-world drivers included are Oscar Piastri, Bryce Fullwood, James and Dave […]

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The anticipation is building for the first event of the 2015 Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS) Winter Program, which is set to launch January 9th at the Palm Beach Karting Center. With all of the excitement come more sponsors supporting the program and bigger prize packages for all series competitors. The Florida Pro Kart Series […]

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Koene USA to Fill Voide in Market and Service Tony Kart and Kosmic Product Line

Indy based team to focus on Tony Kart but also help Kosmic customers with sales and service

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Looking to fill a void left in the karting market throughout the Midwest and up and down the East Coast of the United States, Indianapolis based Koene USA will assist Kosmic Kart customers with product sales and services. With a new and very busy karting season just around the corner, company officials felt it was […]

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