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)
Written by David Cole | No Comments

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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Industry Insider: HPD’s Jeff Barrow

Motorsports powerhouse excited to continue karting connection

Nov 17, 2015 Jeff Barrow of HPD
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As the sport of karting rolls into its sixth decade, one of the key components for future growth and exposure may just be our evolving partnerships with companies from outside the inner karting circle.  Honda Performance Development (HPD) has grown its connection with karting, and particularly Superkarts! USA, over the last several years and the […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – TaG Senior

Heated championship battle mixes with full field of drivers vying for SuperNationals crown

Nov 16, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – S1 Pro

Championship chase expected to go down to wire with stacked field of drivers

Nov 15, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – KZ2

de Conto with the good odds to defend victory, lots of new and returning names

Nov 14, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – S2 Semi-Pro

Two rising stars vying for first Fikse Wheels Pro Tour championship

Nov 13, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – TaG Master

Fikse Wheels Pro Tour title to be decided by SuperNationals rookies

Nov 12, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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 XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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