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Superkarts! USA Moves to Employ Pushback Bumper for 2018 Pro Tour

Continued on-track contact motivates move to increase driver safety

Mar 16, 2018
Written by Rob Howden | 2 Comment

The Superkarts! USA Pro Tour put its first race in the books during the first week of March in New Orleans, and while the race was deemed a success on many levels, continued rough driving and poor racecraft was again a topic of discussion. With the unfortunate trend continuing, SKUSA organized a meeting with a […]

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Mar 14, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour kicked off with the second annual WinterNationals on March 2-4. The NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, LA hosted the event for a second straight time, welcoming 212 drivers to compete in the five IAME and four Honda divisions. Friday, EKN’s Rob Howden provided the call of the final practice […]

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Mar 12, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

2018 is a different year for Superkarts! USA. The addition of the SKUSA Winter Series has brought on the start of the year quicker for the organization, and March signified the start of the SKUSA Pro Tour. Add in the opener for the California ProKart Challenge, SKUSA hosted its fourth event of the season. The […]

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Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals Moved to PKRA

Second stop in championship program set for Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Arizona on same May 4-6 weekend

Mar 09, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is underway with the running of the WinterNationals on March 2-4 at the NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, Louisiana. The second edition of the WinterNationals featured 212 drivers in five IAME categories and four Honda divisions around the 1.1-mile karting course. The event kicked off the championship chases at […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour – WinterNationals Sunday Report

Myers sweeps S1 while Brooks claims first Pro Tour victory in X30 Senior

Mar 04, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

With the opening round of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour having been logged on Saturday at NOLA Motorsports Park, the competition landscape for all nine classes became much more clear. The top contenders stepped to the forefront as the green flag was waved on the season, and Sunday’s action proved to both confirm the initial […]

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Mar 03, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The ninth edition of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour took the green flag at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, LA on Saturday, beginning the three-weekend, six-race championship schedule. NOLA’s facility is one of the finest in the country, and in utilizing their 17-turn, 1.1-mile layout, SKUSA has offered up at least eight overtaking opportunities for […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour – WinterNationals Preview – Part 2

Stacked fields in IAME divisions to provide amazing racing in NOLA

Mar 01, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The ninth season of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is set to begin this weekend with the second running of the WinterNationals. What began with just under 100 drivers in northern California back in April 2010, SKUSA now welcomes over 200 from around the world to compete in North America’s top karting series. The three-event, […]

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Feb 28, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The ninth season of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is set to begin this weekend with the second running of the WinterNationals. What began with just under 100 drivers in northern California back in April 2010, SKUSA now welcomes over 200 from around the world to compete in North America’s top karting series. The three-event, […]

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Superkarts! USA Crowns Inaugural Winter Series Champions

‘Spring Training’ session completed with IAME International Final tickets claimed for Team SKUSA

Feb 24, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2018 season is one of expansion for Superkarts! USA, with the California-based organization reaching across the entire country in a return to its roots. Florida was the beginning grounds for the vision of SKUSA with former owner Don Janowski. Now SKUSA owner/CEO Tom Kutscher was able to rekindle the presence of the organization with […]

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Feb 21, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The inaugural Superkarts! USA Winter Series closed out at the Ocala Gran Prix facility on February 9-11. EKN was trackside throughout the weekend, providing LIVE coverage throughout the three days of competition. The third and fourth rounds of the ‘spring training’ for the SKUSA Pro Tour helped to crown the 11 inaugural champions and set […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: January 2018 – Colin Warren

Florida driver defends home turf, sweeping SKUSA Winter Series in Briggs class

Feb 20, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

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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Feb 20, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The ‘Happy Hour with Howden’ is back, making a return to the Ocala Gran Prix for the finale event of the 2018 Superkarts! USA Winter Series. EKN’s Rob Howden sits down on the mic for 2.5 hours as the classes complete their final practice session on Friday, February 9 around the 6/10-mile circuit. During that […]

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Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge Set for Exciting 2018 Season

Four events, guaranteed SuperSunday spots and three SuperNationals tickets in store for the SKUSA regional program in Lone Star State

Feb 16, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2018 season marks the seventh year of the SKUSA Texas ProKart Challenge. After six seasons of both SKUSA and Rotax competition, last year was one of adjustment, and the series streamlined their program around the Superkarts! USA platform with a pure center on the IAME and Honda categories. The move to align under the […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA Winter Series – Ocala Weekend Report

Travisanutto and Jarsocrak split X30 Senior race wins for Kart Republic

Feb 13, 2018
Written by Rob Howden | No Comments

The Ocala Gran Prix circuit played host to the final round of the Superkarts! USA Winter Series over the weekend and crowned the program’s inaugural champion following Sunday’s action on the 0.6-mile, eight-turn circuit in Florida.  The new Kart Republic operation earned its first championship after debuting at last November’s SuperNationals, thanks to an impressive […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 SKUSA Winter Series – Ocala Gran Prix Preview

Inaugural series with big prizes on the line to be decided in central Florida

Feb 09, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

Superkarts! USA launched the Winter Series last month in Homestead, Florida with over 200 drivers in attendance. The four-round championship chase concludes this weekend as the program heads north to the Ocala Gran Prix in central Florida. The numbers may be a bit lower than last month, however, the X30 Junior category was sold out […]

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First Winners of 2018 California ProKart Challenge Decided

Championship season gets underway with exciting opening round of Superkarts! USA flagship regional program at Buttonwillow

Feb 07, 2018
Written by David Cole | 1 Comment

The Superkarts! USA schedule on the west coast kicked off with the opening event of the California ProKart Challenge on February 2-3 at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. The SKUSA flagship regional program welcomed over 150 drivers to the challenging 7/10-mile course in Buttonwillow, California. The weather was perfect for racing, and the now 12 different […]

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Feb 01, 2018
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At the heart of every competitor is the desire to win. Unfortunately, this desire sometimes leads some people to adopt a win-at-all-costs mentality, with some engine builders, parents, and drivers willing to sacrifice their ethics and their children’s reputations. In turn, this mentality finds a partner and we end up having the nature and type […]

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California ProKart Challenge Set to Kick Off 2018

Superkarts! USA flagship regional program begins 14th season

Jan 25, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 14th season of the California ProKart Challenge is set to begin February 2-3 at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Round one of the six-race championship series kicks off the flagship regional program for Superkarts! USA, coming off a successful inaugural SKUSA Winter Series event in Florida. The 2018 season for the California PKC program is […]

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Superkarts! USA Unites with International Kart Federation

New partnership focused on stabilizing IKF program and preserving history

Jan 23, 2018
Written by Rob Howden | 1 Comment

Superkarts! USA is pleased to announce the ground-breaking confirmation that they are uniting with the International Kart Federation and will merge the historic national organization with the SKUSA family.  SKUSA owner Tom Kutscher has been in talks with IKF management for some time, and the continuing evolution of the sport has paved the way for […]

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Jan 19, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

Superkarts! USA got its earliest start to a season with the inaugural running of the SKUSA Winter Series event at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires. Over 200 drivers contested the event around the southern Florida facility, with it all broadcasted via the EKN Live page. EKN’s own Rob Howden was trackside, calling […]

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