Dec 31, 2013 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
Written by David Cole | 1 Comment

On December 30, Superkarts! USA released a technical bulletin on their website, announcing a few changes and reviews for the 2014 season. Among the biggest change is the removal of the Motori 7 and Rotax engines from the list, making the Parilla Leopard and the Vortex Rok TT engine the only legal powerplants. The statement […]

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California ProKart Challenge Primes for Best Season Yet

2014 schedule confirmed with exciting venues, big value and lucrative benefits

Dec 27, 2013 ProKart Challenge logo
Written by Rob Howden | No Comments

With a renewed focus on program improvement, the Superkarts! USA staff is now back in the office following its post-SuperNationals ‘recharge’, ready to put the final touches on the 2014 season. The schedule for their California ProKart Challenge series has been finalized, and the details for the fifth edition of the national SKUSA Pro Tour […]

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SKUSA Releases SuperNationals XVII Highlight Video

Amazing images captured from the grueling days in rain and cold from Las Vegas

Dec 23, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The following video has just been released from Superkarts! USA highlighting the sights and sounds of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVII from the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The November 20-24 event witnessed over 600 drivers in attendance, battling tough competition and some of the worst weather conditions the area and the […]

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Superkarts! USA Recognizes 2013 Pro Tour Champions

Eight drivers earn honor of carrying SKUSA #1 plate in 2014 following Pro Tour finale in Las Vegas

Dec 20, 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour 2013 logo SKUSA
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour came to a close following the action at this year’s record-breaking SuperNationals XVII. It was a historic year for the fourth season of the Pro Tour, seeing an increase in numbers across the board for both the SpringNationals in Tucson and the SummerNationals in Colorado. Each of the eight […]

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Champions Decided in Second Season of Texas ProKart Challenge

Second year of Superkarts! USA and United States Rotax Max Challenge regional program sees great numbers and even better racing

Dec 13, 2013 S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto champion Ryan Kinnear (Photo: dreamscaptured.net)
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The Texas ProKart Challenge – presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys/Dallas Karting Complex – ended its sophomore season the weekend of October 4-6 with the final two rounds contested in New Orleans at the astonishing NOLAMotorsportsPark. The 2013 season saw impressive growth from their inaugural season in 2012. US Rotax Max Challenge and […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Sunday Report

Wimsett bags $16,000 with S1 and title, Aussie Rowe steals TaG Senior win, Abbasse earns second in KZ2

Nov 24, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

After three straight days of cold temperatures and rain in Las Vegas, the sun that arrived on the scene for SuperSunday put some much-needed positive buzz in the SuperNationals paddock.  With 11 races on the docket for the day, the karting enthusiasts in attendance were treated to an incredible display of competition.  The glory of […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Saturday Report

Decision Saturday as fields are set for SuperSunday in Las Vegas

Nov 23, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The ‘challenge’ that is this year’s Superkarts! USA SuperNationals continued again on Saturday as extreme weather pushed everyone in the paddock to rise above…adapt…overcome.  Uncharacteristic rain and cold temperatures made things tremendously difficult for everyone in the paddock, and on the track as well, but there was a job to be done.  The focus of […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Friday Report

Challenging day for competitors and staff against terrible weather conditions

Nov 22, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

In the 16-year history of the SKUSA SuperNationals, we’ve not had a week with this kind of ridiculous weather.  Rain, wind and cold temperatures have ravaged this year’s event, straining everyone involved, from the racers and the vendors to the SKUSA staff and, most aggressively, the dedicated corners workers who spent over 14 hours at […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Paddock Insider – Friday

Weather to challenge first official day of competition

Nov 22, 2013 SAM_0267
Written by David Cole | 2 Comment

EKN’s Paddock Insider brings 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 XVII in Las Vegas, Nevada. The information will not be seen anywhere else, including notes, interviews and photos. For complete coverage of the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII, visit […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Paddock Insider – Thursday

Rain welcomes competitors for second day of practice

Nov 21, 2013 SKUSASuperNatsXVII-PI-Thur
Written by David Cole | 1 Comment

EKN’s Paddock Insider brings 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 XVII in Las Vegas, Nevada. The information will not be seen anywhere else, including notes, interviews and photos. For complete coverage of the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII, visit […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Gets Underway in Las Vegas

Record breaking event with over $100,000 in prizes hits the track outside the Rio

Nov 20, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

It has been a long journey since the inaugural Superkarts! USA SuperNationals back at the ‘Rock Pile’ south of the Las Vegas Strip. A gathering of shifterkart pilots from all across the country has led to the biggest karting event in world every November. Over 580 drivers, industry leaders throughout North America and the world, […]

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Nov 20, 2013 SKUSASuperNatsXVII-PI-Wed
Written by David Cole | No Comments

EKN’s Paddock Insider brings 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 XVII in Las Vegas, Nevada. The information will not be seen anywhere else, including notes, interviews and photos. For complete coverage of the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII, […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Preview Program – TaG Senior

Eye on the prize for over 80 drivers in headline category

Nov 19, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the official online media partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Preview Program. Over the coming days leading up to the November 20-24 event, EKN will preview each of the 11 categories that will close out the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour while competing for a share of the prize […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Preview Program – S1

Pro Tour racers looking to conquer in Vegas to secure a $10,000 pay day

Nov 18, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the official online media partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Preview Program. Over the coming days leading up to the November 20-24 event, EKN will preview each of the 11 categories that will close out the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour while competing for a share of the prize […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Preview Program – KZ2

Top shifterkart pilots from around the world to battle for $10,000 in Vegas

Nov 18, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the official online media partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Preview Program. Over the coming days leading up to the November 20-24 event, EKN will preview each of the 11 categories that will close out the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour while competing for a share of the prize […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Preview Program – S2

2013 is Ryan Kinnear’s year to shine in Sin City

Nov 16, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the official online media partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Preview Program. Over the coming days leading up to the November 20-24 event, EKN will preview each of the 11 categories that will close out the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour while competing for a share of the prize […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Preview Program – S4

Musser looking for first win and Pro Tour title

Nov 15, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the official online media partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Preview Program. Over the coming days leading up to the November 20-24 event, EKN will preview each of the 11 categories that will close out the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour while competing for a share of the prize […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Preview Program – TaG Master

Nienkotter carries hot hand into SuperNationals

Nov 14, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the official online media partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Preview Program. Over the coming days leading up to the November 20-24 event, EKN will preview each of the 11 categories that will close out the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour while competing for a share of the prize […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XVII – Preview Program – TaG Junior

Stout field of young talent to decide fifth different winner in five years at SuperNats

Nov 13, 2013 SKUSA SuperNationals XVII logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the official online media partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the SKUSA SuperNationals XVII Preview Program. Over the coming days leading up to the November 20-24 event, EKN will preview each of the 11 categories that will close out the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour while competing for a share of the prize […]

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Morning Coffee: Tuesday – November 12

SuperNationals - Continued Growth in Las Vegas

Nov 12, 2013 The evolution of the SKUSA SuperNationals has provided American karting with an event that boasts full fields across the board
(Photo: Todd McCall - otp.ca)
Written by Rob Howden | No Comments

I had a great chat with SKUSA’s Tom Kutscher last week while we were going over our live audio broadcast plans for this year’s SuperNationals.  We’ll once again be streaming my trackside play-by-play from Las Vegas through our EKN Live page, bringing you all the action for the sport’s biggest event.  Tom’s really excited about […]

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