Large Fields Flock to First Round of California ProKart Challenge

McNeil and Marotta tackle Pro divisions, Brooks doubles up in Junior

Feb 05, 2014 Jimmy McNeil trumped the S1 Pro field to open up the 2014 season (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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Momentum continues for the Superkarts! USA organization, thanks to the growth of the Pro Tour and the strong foundation of the regional programs. The California ProKart Challenge began the 10th season of its six-round championship series at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park on February 1 under beautiful skies and crisp air in the Bakersfield area. At […]

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EKN Exclusive: Sneak Peak into Inaugural Modesto Grand Prix

New NorCal street race to host Superkarts! USA SummerNationals on August 2-4

Jan 29, 2014 Modesto Grand Prix logo
Written by David Cole | 6 Comment

Thanks to the growth of current events and the debut of another, the 2014 national karting season is expected to surpass what was already a historic season of racing last year. One of the events that are sure to take the sport to another level is the Modesto Grand Prix, the site of the fifth […]

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California ProKart Challenge Prepping for Opening Event of 2014

Big numbers expected to match fantastic racing at Buttonwillow Raceway Park next weekend

Jan 24, 2014 Fields for the California ProKart Challenge are expected to be stacked again for 2014 (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The Superkarts! USA California ProKart Challenge is primed to launch its 2014 campaign January 31-February 1 at ButtonwillowRacewayPark. The California PKC has been the foundation of the SKUSA regional program, proven to be one of the best regional options for California racers over the last nine years. Drivers and teams who race with the California […]

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2014 Venues for Can-Am Karting Challenge Confirmed

Four weekend program set to welcome top Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA racers to the Northwest

Jan 21, 2014 Can-Am Karting Challenge logo
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Entering its sophomore season, the Can-Am Karting Challenge has finalized its 2014 schedule and venues, and ready to start building the momentum heading into the new year. The Can-Am Karting Challenge is a unique series, featuring a combination of an international Rotax Max Challenge series and a regional program for Superkarts! USA, traveling to tracks […]

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Dallas Karting Complex to Host 2014 Superkarts! USA SpringNationals

Texas facility to welcome the opening rounds of the SKUSA Pro Tour

Jan 15, 2014 Dallas Karting Complex is set to host the 2014 Superkarts! USA SpringNationals on May 2-4 (Photo: DallasKartingComplex.com)
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Superkarts! USA is happy to put the final piece in the puzzle that is the 2014 SKUSA Pro Tour. The opening two rounds of the series – scheduled for May 2-4 – will take teams and drivers to the Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) in Caddo Mills, Texas. Located just 45 minutes away from downtown Dallas, […]

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SKUSA to Provide Limited Number of Free Engines to Build S5 Class

Focus on continued growth fuels exciting new program to expand Junior Stock Moto

Jan 14, 2014 SKUSA SwedeTech HPD S5 Partnership
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After significant discussion regarding this new project, Superkarts! USA is thrilled to announce a partnership with Honda Performance Development and SwedeTech Racing Engines that will roll out a new incentive program designed to promote, support and build the S5 Junior Stock Moto class.  Effective immediately, SKUSA will make available a limited fleet of S5-spec Stock […]

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Jan 06, 2014 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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Announced during the evening hours of January 6, Superkarts! USA released a short statement that reversed a decision made on December 30, which removed the Motori 7 from the list of TaG engines for 2014. The Motori 7 powerplant will now be allowed to run for the 2014 season in TaG Senior and TaG Master. […]

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EKN One-on-One: Nicholas Rowe

Aussie driver steals SuperNationals TaG Senior victory in Las Vegas debut

Jan 03, 2014 Nicholas Rowe celebrating the TaG Senior victory at SuperNationals XVII (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Over 80 drivers entered in the TaG Senior category for their chance to make history at this year’s Superkarts! USA SuperNationals. The 17th edition of the event was historic in terms of numbers, with over 600 drivers in attendance, and in terms of weather. For three straight days, it was nothing but cold and rain, […]

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Dec 31, 2013 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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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
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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
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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
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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)
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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