Las Vegas Strip Is Home to the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 Circuit

Industry veterans lay out track for new location outside Westgate Resort & Las Vegas Convention Center

Oct 17, 2017
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The Superkarts! USA SuperNationals has 20 years of history surrounding the bright lights of Las Vegas – from the ‘X-Plex’ to the Rio to Sam Boyd Stadium to the lots outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. The LVCC ‘Gold’ lot was home to the SuperNationals in 2015 […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Breaking New Ground This Weekend

Series finale to christen the Speedsportz Racing Park in Houston

Oct 12, 2017
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The Texas ProKart Challenge made their full transition to the Superkarts! USA platform in 2017 and the results have been as expected, with the series continuing to solidify its focus and approach.  This year, running the IAME and Stock Honda categories, the TPKC hit the primary Texas tracks in Dallas and Katy after kicking off […]

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Team USA Drivers Take on World at IAME International Final

Racers from SKUSA, USPKS and WKA ready to battle at Le Mans

Oct 09, 2017
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The sixth edition of the IAME International Final is underway as the top X30 Challenge competitors from around the world converge on the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France. Six divisions are set to compete at the famed facility, with a strong increase in participation from driver that call the United States of America […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix

LeDuc adds another big victory as Yu becomes first-time winner in headline division

Oct 01, 2017
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The 2017 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix brought the Superkarts! USA to the city streets once again. The final round of the California ProKart Challenge is held at the Lancaster, California racing festival contested over two-days. It was record numbers for the event overall, welcoming 193 entries on the weekend with drivers coming from New […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: August 2017 – Laurentiu Mardan

Master driver sweeps weekend against strong field at SKUSA SummerNationals

Sep 27, 2017
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In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix to Host California ProKart Challenge

Largest street race on west coast to once again welcome Superkarts! USA flagship regional program

Sep 22, 2017
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The 2017 season is reaching the final stretch as the calendar readies for a turn over to October. That signals the return to the city streets for the California ProKart Challenge as the annual Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix hosts the final round of the 2017 championship. Since 2012, the city of Lancaster has welcomed […]

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Superkarts! USA Crowns 2017 Pro Tour Champions

New and returning drivers entered into SKUSA Circle of Champions following SummerNationals

Sep 19, 2017
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The 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour completed in August with the third and final event of the championship series wrapping up in New Castle, Indiana. The new format for the 2017 SKUSA Pro Tour welcomed a change in the championship chase, featuring three events and six rounds of competition, deciding who would be crowned the […]

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EKN Trackside: Can-Am Karting Challenge – Pat’s Acres – Sunday Report

Ritter, Greenemeier, Mann and Wick score championships at series finale

Sep 18, 2017
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Championship Sunday dawned with sun and cloudy skies at the Pat’s Acres Racing Complex in Canby, OR, but the forecast was ominous, calling for 90% chance of showers in the early afternoon. The finale of the Can-Am Karting Challenge was destined for a significant plot twist as the weather did eventually arrive on the scene.  […]

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EKN Trackside: Can-Am Karting Challenge – Pat’s Acres – Saturday Report

Heats races set grid for Sunday Prefinal at Championship Finale

Sep 16, 2017
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The final weekend of the 2017 Can-Am Karting Challenge got underway on Saturday at the legendary Pat’s Acres Racing Complex in Canby, OR, with qualifying and three heat races setting the grids for Sunday morning’s Prefinals. The series ran doubleheader formats at the first two events at Horn Rapids and Chilliwack, leading to this unique […]

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California ProKart Challenge Sees Pickett and Musgrave Split Headline Victories

Penultimate round of the championship chase for the Superkarts! USA flagship regional program contested with Monterey Bay Karters

Sep 11, 2017
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The penultimate round of the California ProKart Challenge was completed over Labor Day weekend at the Monterey Bay Karters facility in Marina, California. Just off the Pacific Ocean coast, karters from all over the western half of the United States visited the northern California destination area to compete in the fifth round of the Superkarts! […]

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Sep 06, 2017
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Many of our racers are facing challenges as a result of hurricane Harvey.  In order to give them time to work through these difficulties, Texas ProKart has decided to cancel the round 5 event scheduled for September 15 & 17 at NTK. TPKC will wrap up the 2017 season with a double-header, combining rounds 5 […]

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Superkarts! USA Video: TOMversation – SKUSA Pro Tour SummerNationals

Looking into the future of the organization with SKUSA CEO at Pro Tour finale

Sep 05, 2017
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The 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour wrap up at the New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana last month. The new members of the SKUSA Circle of Champions were decided as the organization looks to close out the season at the famed SKUSA SuperNationals 21. During the weekend in New Castle, Superkarts! USA owner and CEO […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 Registration Opens August 27

Remaining spots into karting’s largest event opens to all competitors worldwide

Aug 25, 2017
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The 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour was completed just two weeks ago with the eighth running of the SummerNationals, which set a new entry record for the event that was held at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana. With the season’s champions now decided, the focus turns to year-end celebration as in just over 80 […]

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California ProKart Challenge Back in Action Labor Day Weekend

Superkarts! USA flagship regional program returns to Monterey Bay on September 1-2

Aug 24, 2017
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The California ProKart Challenge returns to action for the first time since the beginning of July, gearing up to host Round Five of the championship chase. The Monterey Bay Karters facility in Marina, California on Labor Day weekend will welcome some of the best racers in Superkarts! USA regional racing. The unique course will see […]

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EKN Driver Diary: Kyle Kalish – 2017 SKUSA SummerNationals

Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver makes S1 debut at SKUSA Pro Tour finale

Aug 24, 2017
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Kyle Kalish is a longtime Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver, and he chronicled his 2015 rookie season in the Stock Honda category. In 2016, Kalish scored his first SKUSA Pro Tour S2 Semi-Pro victory, finishing the season runner-up in the championship standings. For the 2017 season, Kalish focused on his schooling, returning to the track […]

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Dylan Tavella is the Superkarts! USA X30 Junior Champion

A win in round five caps off back-to-back-to-back wins at New Castle Motorsports Park

Aug 15, 2017
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August 15, 2017 – Scoring the double victory back in 2016 at the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour event at New Castle Motorsports Park, Tony Kart driver Dylan Tavella was looking to repeat his success at the 2017 edition. With a championship on the line and more than forty other talented drivers in the X30 […]

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Strong Results for Speed Concepts Racing at SKUSA Pro Tour

Podiums for Fairbairn and Maxson while complete team impresses

Aug 15, 2017
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August 15, 2017 – With back-to-back events at the racy New Castle Motorsports Park facility just east of the motorsports capital of the world, Indianapolis, Indiana, six Speed Concepts Racing (SCR) drivers were looking to carry the momentum into the final round of the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour. With the annual SummerNationals in the […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals – Sunday Report

Jarsocrak nabs first SKUSA victory as French clinches title with weekend sweep

Aug 13, 2017
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The Superkarts! USA Pro Tour wrapped up a wild run to their eighth season with this weekend’s SummerNationals at the New Castle Motorsports Park. DKC’s Jake French (Sodi Kart) eliminated all doubt that he is the best shifter kart driver in the country when he completed his sweep of the weekend, after international professional Gary […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals – Saturday Report

French and Eves tops Pro classes in Round 5 at New Castle Motorsports Park

Aug 12, 2017
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The 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour took its penultimate step towards completion at New Castle Motorsports Park and the quality of the racing was in keeping with the level of the competition.  Over 255 drivers have packed the paddock, including 57 drivers in the X30 Senior class alone, and the fights for the wins in […]

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Paddock Insider: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals

Record setting weekend at New Castle getting underway

Aug 11, 2017
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2017 SKUSA Pro Tour SummerNationals at the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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