200 Drivers Kick Off California ProKart Challenge

Record turnout in Buttonwillow for Superkarts! USA flagship regional program

Feb 09, 2016 Billy Musgrave returned to the top step of the S1 Pro podium (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
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A record-breaking event to open up the 12th season of the California ProKart Challenge took place on February 5-6 at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Two hundred drivers gathered at the Buttonwillow, California facility to open up the six-round championship chase for the Superkarts! USA regional event, matching up the best drivers along the western half […]

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Superkarts! USA Expands S4 Super Master Class to Pro Tour for 2016

45-years-of-age and over class to run as separate race group at 20th annual SuperNationals in November

Feb 02, 2016 Superkarts! USA will expand the growing S4 Pro Stock Moto Super Master program in 2016, adding the sub-category as an official class on the 2016 Pro Tour (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Over the last five years, Superkarts! USA has evolved steadily as the organization continues to spread its wings, expanding to the younger age brackets to bring more racers into the SKUSA program.  In 2010, they added a class for 8-12 years olds, which has morphed into the insanely popular TaG Cadet Mini Swift class, and […]

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California ProKart Challenge Readies for Exciting 2016 Season

Another stellar prize package and schedule planned for Superkarts! USA regional program

Jan 22, 2016 Fields are expected to fill up throughout the season for the California ProKart Challenge with six different tracks for the six-round series (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The California ProKart Challenge season wrapped up at the end of September following another successful year and finale event at the growing Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix. Just three months later, Superkarts! USA is busy preparing for the 2016 season, expected to be among the best championship programs in the country. The 11 categories this […]

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Superkarts! USA Honors 2015 Fikse Wheels Pro Tour Champions

Eight drivers join lucrative ‘SKUSA Circle of Champions’ for 2016 season

Jan 11, 2016 SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour logo
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Last November’s Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SuperNationals not only highlighted the accomplishments of nine deserving winners on SuperSunday, but it also crowned Superkarts! USA’s eight national champions following five races held over three weekend events.  SKUSA is proud to acknowledge and honor this year’s Fikse Wheels Pro Tour champions, who will be supported by the […]

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Evinco Tire Selected as Official Sprint Spec Tire for IKF

New program launches partnership with Superkarts! USA to grow and stabilize the sport

Jan 06, 2016 Evinco logo
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The Board of Directors of the International Kart Federation is pleased to announce a new partnership with Superkarts! USA and Evinco Tires.  For 2016 and 2017, the Evinco product line has been selected as the official spec tire of the IKF for the Sprint program. “We are looking forward to working with Superkarts! USA and […]

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Superkarts! USA Tech Update: Stock Moto Engine Claim Rule

Valuable customer input and feedback results in immediate response

Dec 21, 2015 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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With another incredible SuperNationals in our rearview mirror and the excitement of the 2016 season out in front of us, the entire Superkarts! USA staff is now focused on putting the final touches on next year’s program.  Series schedules have been set and announced, our new Evinco tire program is underway, and we’re excited with […]

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Can-Am Karting Challenge Announces Plans for 2016 Season

Program moves to three weekend championship spanning Washington, British Columbia and Oregon

Dec 10, 2015 Can-Am Karting Challenge logo
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The book has been closed on the 2015 season for karting in North America, and now the focus turns to another exciting year in 2016. Can-Am ProKart Challenge is preparing for its fourth season, and is happy to announce the schedule and classes that will compete for pacific northwest racers in the Summer of 2016. […]

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Superkarts! USA Releases ‘Uncensored’ Interview with CEO Tom Kutscher

Straight talk from one of the sport’s key power players

Dec 09, 2015 Superkarts! USA CEO Tom Kutscher (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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If there has been one constant since Tom Kutscher took over Superkarts! USA, it’s that he’s not afraid to tell you exactly how it is. The SKUSA CEO has spent his time at all levels of the sport – as a racer, a shop owner, an importer, and now a promoter.  From his point of […]

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Superkarts! USA Announces 2016 Racing Schedules and Class Updates

Seventh season set for IAME and HPD powered series, returning to familiar facilities

Dec 07, 2015 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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With the Superkarts! USA competition season now completed after the running of the much-anticipated SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center in late November, SKUSA’s staff is now totally focused on putting the finishing touches on the upcoming 2016 season. The sport’s leading program is excited to confirm the dates and locations for the […]

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From the Tower: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX

New look, new location, same intense and exciting week for largest karting event in the world

Dec 03, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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We spend our entire racedays up in the tower, watching every on-track session while producing our EKN Trackside Live program, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. The‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those that […]

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Dec 03, 2015 SuperNatsXIX-Videos
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Below is a collection of videos from the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center on November 18-22. Be sure to tag or share your on-board video with EKN. View the collection of EKN Produced videos from #SuperNats19 at the following LINK. Ride along with California ProKart Challenge S3 Novice driver Matthew […]

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EKN Driver Diary: Kyle Kalish – SKUSA SuperNationals XIX

Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver takes on stack S2 Stock Moto division in Las Vegas

Dec 02, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - www.otp.ca)
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This year, Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver Kyle Kalish is taking on a new category. The inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Leopard Pro champion is moving from one gear to six, taking on the challenge that is shifterkart racing. The 18-year-old from Wauconda, Illinois began racing when he was five, and has earned championships […]

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Nov 24, 2015 F4 US Championship logo
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As part of an emphasis on assisting in the development of the next generation of racers, SCCA Pro Racing, Crawford Composites, and Honda Performance Development are pleased to announce an awards package that will help the Superkarts! USA S1 class champion transition into the inaugural 2016 SCCA Pro Racing F4 U.S. Championship series. The awards […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Sunday Report

Formal sweeps weekend in S1, Pagano and Carlton score emotional victories to highlight SuperSunday

Nov 22, 2015 Danny Formal completes sweep of the S1 Pro category for his first SuperNationals victory (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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The sun rose and set for the final time on this year’s Superkarts! USA SuperNationals, and for the 19th time, history was made in the Las Vegas desert. Over 500 of the best drivers from around the world took part in the five-day event outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Resort & […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Saturday Report

Formal and Lennox stay perfect in S1 and KZ2, Sera retains pole position in TaG Senior

Nov 21, 2015 David Sera retains the pole position for the TaG Senior main event (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Dubbed ‘Situation Saturday’, it was an all-in move for drivers Saturday as the final heat races took place for the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX outside the Las Vegas Convention Center. The third round of motos for the nine categories took place, setting up the grids for the five Last Chance Qualifier races for those with […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Friday Report

Formal and Lennox double up in S1 and KZ2, four different winners in TaG Senior heats

Nov 20, 2015 Danny Formal kept the perfect score going in S1 Pro (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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It was another picture perfect day looking south at the Las Vegas Strip with the first day of racing action taking place on the Las Vegas Convention Center grounds for the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX. Timed qualifying set the grids for the three rounds of heat races in the nine categories, with two rounds of […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Qualifying Report

Formal, Sera and Norris are early favorites after earning headline pole positions

Nov 19, 2015 Danny Formal powered his DRT Racing DR Kart to the pole position in S1 (Photo: On Track Promotions  - otp.ca)
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The second day of action at the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco completed under another gorgeous day around the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Today completed the final preparation before the real battle began, with qualifying taking place at the end of each session for all […]

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Paddock Insider: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Thursday

Qualifying day to determine where the race to SuperSunday begins for all drivers

Nov 19, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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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 Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Resort & Casino. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Paddock Insider: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Wednesday

19th annual event held for the first time at Las Vegas Convention Center gets underway

Nov 18, 2015 (Photo: EKN)
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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 Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Resort & Casino. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Nov 18, 2015 SuperNatsXIX-Wed-OnBoard David Sera
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Here is a collection of videos from the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center on November 18-22, 2015.

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