Aug 31, 2016 BirelART logo
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After racing competitively all season, Birel ART Racing will be racing from 1 to 4 September in Kristianstad (Sweden) in the CIK-FIA World KZ Championships and the CIK-FIA International KZ2 Super Cup. The Team’s line-up will be: Jordon Lennox-Lamb, Rubens Barrichello (KZ), Marijn Kremers, Martijn van Leeuwen and Abdullah Al Rawahi (KZ2). Jordon Lennox-Lamb #9: […]

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Aug 31, 2016 Maranello-KZ2 Super Cup
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Tommaso Mosca and Marco Zanchetta are all set to get on track in Kristianstad (Sweden) and aim to a prestigious result with Maranello Kart in the most important KZ2 CIK-FIA race of the year. The Circuit of Kristianstad (Sweden) is about to house the most important race of the KZ2 season, the CIK-FIA International KZ2 […]

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Wins and Podiums for Caleb Gafrarar During Summer Months Stretch

‘Caleb G’ adds to resume for 2016 season in mix of 2-Cycle and 4-Cycle competition

Aug 30, 2016 Russell Karting Specialties / Parolin / Woltjer Racing Engines driver Caleb Gafrarar nearly pulled off his second WKA Manufacturers Cup Series victory, placing runner-up in Pittsburgh (Photo: eKartingNews.com)
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It has been a successful rookie Cadet season thus far for the eight-year-old Caleb Gafrarar. The transition from Kid Karts to the larger, quicker machines for his age bracket can be a daunting task. As a second-generation driver, the skills and determination are within as the Midland, North Carolina driver continues to refine his talent […]

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Aug 30, 2016 CRG-Spain-Pdero Hiltbrand
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Pedro Hiltbrand secured his fourth double win in Alcaniz and has been crowned Spanish Champion one race early. He has been running with the support of Kartissimo 2M and Maxter engine by Andreoli. The Spanish driver of CRG Pedro Hiltbrand displayed a great shape and claimed the victory of the Spanish Championship on CRG-Maxter. He […]

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Strong Results for Top Kart USA at Pittsburgh

Five wins, four poles and fourteen podiums

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The fourth round of the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup brought another solid performance for the Indianapolis based Top Kart USA squad. Taking place August 19-21 at Pittsburgh International Race Complex, the results for the team were consistently strong all weekend with five wins and fourteen podiums added to their already stout 2016 resume. “With ups and […]

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Aug 26, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Competitors looking for the final entry blank for the 2016 RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series can now view the entry information for the GT Machine Grand Nationals online. The series finale will be held at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina October 7-9, however, with an interesting twist, as competitors will run […]

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Aug 26, 2016 AKRA logo
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AKRA will close out part one of the inaugural American Sprint Cup Series this weekend at Nicholson Speedway in Chestertown, Maryland, a quick, challenging little sprint track that once hosted some of the biggest annual national events for 4-cycle sprint racing. Regional-level sprint racing will return to Nicholson this weekend when both 2-cycle and 4-cycle […]

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Aug 25, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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The battle for the coveted Grand National Eagle, as well as national championships, comes to a conclusion for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series in 1 month at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana, as the World Karting Association presents the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals September 23-25. For those wishing to get a jump on […]

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Aug 25, 2016 Team Austin Banker surrounded by crew, family and friends, after his fourth win
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Three hundred and two kart racers packed Capitol City Speedway Saturday July 16th for a rain makeup Virginia Dirt Racing Association event.  Emporia, VA based P&P Speed Shop powered Premier kart pilot Austin Banker stood atop the podium four times that night.  Not only was he the night’s standout winner, but he won both of […]

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Modena Engines USA Offers Rental Packages for SKUSA SuperNationals

Complete rental packages available for competition in the elite KZ2 class

Aug 25, 2016 Modena-KK1
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Modena Engines USA will be offering complete engine rental packages for the upcoming Superkarts! USA Supernationals 20. The event, which is just under two months away, takes place on a temporary course at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Nevada and draws top drivers from around the globe. Modena will be offering rental packages for […]

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Aug 23, 2016 Rock Island Grand Prix - RIGP - 2016 - logo
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We have two additional rules updates prior to this year’s race. The updated Supplemental Rules in their entirety will be posted today to our website. First, Rule Additions to all Yamaha KT100 Classes: KT100 Pressure / Vacuum Testing For Leakage: Testing may be performed to insure extra air is not being pulled into the engine […]

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Aug 23, 2016 AKRA logo
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AKRA will accept pre-registration for this weekend’s American Sprint Cup Series Northern Tour Round 4 at Chestertown, Maryland’s Nicholson Speedway through Tuesday at 5pm. Click here for online registration. Pre-enter using the online store or if using the PDF entry form, scan via email to AKRA’s Keith Shampine at keithshampine@gmail.com. Pre-entry prices are $80 per […]

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MAXSpeed Entertainment Announces Shifter Class Tire Change for US Open Finale

Shifter drivers to utilize LeCont tires for Las Vegas round

Aug 23, 2016 US Open logo
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In advance of the Sofina Foods US Open Presented by Fikse Wheels Las Vegas series finale, set for November 1-5 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, MAXSpeed Entertainment announces today that all Shifter classes will run LeCont tires for the third and final round of 2016. “After word came in that WR Motorsport would […]

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Aug 23, 2016 So-Cal Oval Karters logo
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Due to the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville being used as an evacuation center for the Blue Cut Fire, Saturday’s So Cal Oval Karter race has been cancelled.  At press time, it was not known if the race would be rescheduled. Next up for the SCOK is September 17th at Wheel2Wheel. The So Cal […]

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Aug 18, 2016 So-Cal Oval Karters logo
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For the sixth time this year, the So Cal Oval Karters will make the trip up the hill for a night of racing at Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville this Saturday, August 20th.  The three divisions of Speedway Sprints and the Wheel2Wheel Dirt Karts will also be in action.  Gates […]

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Aug 18, 2016 AKRA logo
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Online pre-registration is now available for Round 3 of the AKRA American Sprint Cup Series “Southern Tour” presented by IONIC Edge Chassis, which will take place Sept. 23-25 at the new Bushnell Motorsports Park in Bushnell, Florida. Click here for the Southern Tour online registration page. AKRA is excited to travel to Bushnell for the […]

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Aug 18, 2016 CRG-Jorrit Pex
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Among the novelties of the forthcoming KZ World Championship to be held in Sweden next September 4th, Kozlinski at the start with CRG. The Italian outfit will line up its complete works team with a great presence also in KZ2’s International Super Cup. The final sprint of the season with CIK-FIA’s World Championships is approaching […]

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Aug 17, 2016 Rock Island Grand Prix - RIGP - 2016 - logo
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There are a couple of rules points we would like to clarify regarding this year’s race. First, with respect to brakes: Only rear brakes only are allowed in 4-cycle and Yamaha classes. Second, with respect to Ignite Shootout: A spec clutch and gear have been specified for the Margay Ignite Shootout classes. The spec clutch is […]

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Aug 17, 2016 Michael Nicholas d'Orlando
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It was a very busy 5-week schedule for the d’Orlando Racing squad, as Michael & Nicholas d’Orlando’s travels spanned 7 countries, 4 US states and 2 continents, but the dynamic duo were finally together again at Simraceway Performance Driving Center in Sonoma, CA for the 2016 Rotax US Grand Nationals.  Competing separately since the Florida […]

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Another One-Two Finish for Benik Brand in Rotax Competition

Micro MAX National Championship and National Vice-Championship to BENIK

Aug 17, 2016 Benik logo
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With only a few BENIK branded drivers traveling to Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California early in August, the results were still plentiful as Championship and Vice-Championship honors were added to the company’s growing resume. Competing at the annual United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals with invitations to join Team USA at the […]

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