Superkarts! USA WinterNationals Set to Kickoff 2017 Pro Tour

Record numbers expected at inaugural event as SKUSA reshapes national series

Feb 02, 2017
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History will be made during the first weekend of March when Superkarts! USA hosts the inaugural running of the Pro Tour WinterNationals. The SKUSA Pro Tour has enjoyed an increasingly successful seven-year journey, growing and improving since its initial debut during the spring of 2010. The record growth and continued success of the championship series […]

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California ProKart Challenge on Verge of 13th Season

Flagship Superkarts! USA regional program set to open 2017 at Buttonwillow

Feb 01, 2017
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Superkarts! USA has been busy preparing for 2017 since the success of the 20th SKUSA SuperNationals held the week prior to Thanksgiving in November. The month of December was spent closing out the Las Vegas spectacular and setting the stage for what will be another busy racing season in 2017. With no large events in […]

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SKUSA to Award X30 International Final Seats to Pro Tour Champions

X30 and Mini Swift title winners to represent Superkarts! USA in France

Jan 17, 2017
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Superkarts! USA is thrilled to announce an exciting new prize component that will be awarded to four of the champions of the 2017 SKUSA Pro Tour. In a partnership with IAME S.p.A. and IAME USA, SKUSA will provide the title winners in the X30 Senior, X30 Junior, X30 Master and Mini Swift classes with a […]

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Jan 16, 2017
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We are now under 50 days until the start of the 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour with the debut of the WinterNationals – scheduled for the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans at the beginning of March. The 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour season was a record-breaking season – heading to the PKRA facility in Arizona, […]

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Morning Coffee: The Engine Claim Rule

Policing motor parity is a positive approach

Jan 16, 2017
Written by Rob Howden | 1 Comment

Now that we’re halfway through January, it’s really starting to feel like the new season is up and running.  The final weeks of 2016 felt like a whirlwind, as we came off a month of preparations that led into our trackside effort for last November’s SKUSA SuperNationals.  It seems like I just left Las Vegas, […]

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Full Season Scheduled for EKN Live 2017

17 events on coast-to-coast calendar for live broadcast

Jan 11, 2017
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The 2017 season kicked off just before the calendar turned over on the year with yet another running of the prestigious and popular World Karting Association Daytona KartWeek. The three days in Florida played host to the first championship rounds of 2017 Manufacturers Cup Series, as well as the first round of this year’s WKA […]

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Superkarts! USA Recognizes 2016 Pro Tour Champions

Nine drivers join prestigious ‘SKUSA Circle of Champions’ for 2017 season

Jan 04, 2017
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Over the last seven seasons, the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour has grown in leaps and bounds, setting record-entry numbers along the way.  The 2016 season maintained this momentum, and not only did participation hit new marks, so did the level of competition. Winning a Pro Tour title has become a truly prestigious accomplishment, and nine […]

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Dec 20, 2016
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Today is another release from Superkarts! USA and a ‘TomVersation’ from Las Vegas and the SuperNationals 20. Eyenovation’s Chris Ortenburger sits down with SKUSA CEO and owner Tom Kutscher to discus a number of topics, ranging from the 20th edition of the SuperNationals, technology advances for the organization, the Evinco tire issue, IAME’s future with […]

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Morning Coffee: Wednesday, December 14

Understanding the Goal of TV Coverage

Dec 14, 2016
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It’s been a long year, as I’m sure most of you will agree, and I’m finally back in the office after my last travel trip of the year.  I wrapped the season by attending the Performance Racing Industry Show in Indianapolis, working with the Mazda Road to Indy crew and hosting a few driver announcements […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: November 2016 – Danny Formal

DRT Racing driver cashes in for biggest victory prize package in SuperNationals history

Dec 12, 2016
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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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From the Tower: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20

Historic event caps off two decades of Las Vegas competition

Nov 29, 2016
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It was truly an honor to be part of the 20th running of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals. For the 20th straight year, the organization hosted what is now considered to be the largest karting event in the world, welcoming nearly 500 drivers to Sin City. What began as an event that was designed to bring […]

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Superkarts! USA to Add Video Review to Officiating in 2017

New review formula begins development with focus on increasing clarity and consistency

Nov 23, 2016
Written by Rob Howden | 1 Comment

In the wake of a tremendously successful edition of the annual SuperNationals spectacular in Las Vegas, the Superkarts! USA staff has already returned to official internal discussions aimed at improving the product for 2017.  The quality of the wheel-to-wheel competition and officiating is a prime target for enhancement and a mutually agreeable evolution has been […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – SuperSunday Report

Formal and de Conto bag $20k as Craig earns first Vegas spectacular

Nov 20, 2016
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There is no other day like it around the world – SuperSunday at the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals. For the 20th time, drivers from around the world took part in the premier event of the organization, taking part in the final day of action at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Ten different categories battled since Wednesday, […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – Saturday Report

Jarsocrak, French and Abbasse land pole position for SuperSunday

Nov 19, 2016
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There is no doubt, Situation Saturday is always and intense day from the morning warm-up to the last Last Chance Qualifier. For many, it was a battle just to get into the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 main events and others, a crushing defeat to load up everything in the trailer one day early. The Las […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – Friday Report

French sweeps S1 heats as top contenders begin emerging in all categories

Nov 19, 2016
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There is probably not a more crucial day at then Friday at the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals. Two rounds of heat races were contested for the 10 divisions competing at the 20th edition of the event outside the Las Vegas Convention Center. Thursday qualifying set the stage for Heat #1 and Heat #2 for the morning […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – Thursday Report

Myers grabs S1 pole position, Formal edges out for KZ fast time

Nov 18, 2016
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It was a cold and windy day in Las Vegas as the stage was set for remaining three days at the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20. Sunny skies greeted the nearly 500 drivers outside the Las Vegas Convention Center with lesser winds than those Wednesday which forced the cancellation of practice in the afternoon. Those winds […]

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Paddock Insider: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20

20th edition of the largest karting event in the world

Nov 16, 2016
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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 20 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The information will not be seen anywhere else, including interviews and photos. Please […]

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Nov 14, 2016
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 20. Leading up to on-track action of the 20th edition of the marquee SKUSA event and 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour finale, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – Preview Series – KZ

Five drivers on the hunt for $20,000 in world category

Nov 13, 2016
Written by David Cole | 2 Comment

eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 20. Leading up to on-track action of the 20th edition of the marquee SKUSA event and 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour finale, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – Preview Series – X30 Senior

Four drivers gunning for $20,000 payday as Norberg looks to lock up Pro Tour championship

Nov 12, 2016
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 20. Leading up to on-track action of the 20th edition of the marquee SKUSA event and 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour finale, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas […]

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