United States Pro Kart Series Sets Tentative 2014 Schedule

Series prepares for inaugural season closer at Pittsburgh International Race Complex on September 6-8

Sep 04, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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The inaugural season of the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing -will come to a close this coming weekend as the seven championships will be decided at the Pittsburgh International Race Complex. The fourth and final weekend of the 2013 schedule – sponsored by freem, Steiner Electric and […]

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2013 Season End Banquet Set for United States Pro Kart Series Finale Weekend

Final two rounds at Pittsburgh International Race Complex to also host season award ceremony Sunday night

Aug 14, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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To close out its inaugural season, the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing -will go out in style at the Pittsburgh International Race Complex. The fourth and final weekend of the schedule – sponsored by freem and Steiner Electric – is set for September 6-8 at the Wampum, […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Mid-Summer Classic – Sunday Report

Dismore triumphs in Pro as McAndrews, Jump, Holden, and Mayer double up in Dousman

Jul 14, 2013 Veteran Mark Dismore Jr. came through Sunday to claim his first USPKS victory
(Photo: David Olson)
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It was another hot and sunny day in Dousman, Wisconsin for the final day of the United States Pro Kart Series Mid-Summer Classic – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing. The sixth round of the series was contested at the Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park on Sunday, following an exciting full day on Saturday […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Mid-Summer Classic – Saturday Report

Kalish outlasts competition as do four other first-time victors

Jul 13, 2013 Kyle Kalish earned his first USPKS Leopard Pro victory of the season, extending his point lead
(Photo: David Olson)
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The fifth round of the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – completed Saturday at the Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park in Dousman, Wisconsin. A clear and sunny day welcomed the over 90 drivers on site, competing in the seven categories. The days events challenged the short circuit […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Mid-Summer Classic – Preview

Series heads to historic Dousman facility entering second half of inaugural season

Jul 12, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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This weekend is the halfway point of the inaugural United States Pro Kart Series program – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – as it travels to the Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park in Dousman, Wisconsin. The historic facility – home of the Badger Kart Club for many years – will test the endurance […]

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United States Pro Kart Series Mid-Summer Classic Scheduled for Dousman Next Month

Another $2,500 up for grabs as series takes competitors to historic Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park in Wisconsin July 12-14

Jun 25, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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The United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – visited two of the most modern and popular facilities in the opening rounds of its inaugural season. Moving into the second half of the year, the series heads to where it began for many in the sport – the historic […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Sunday Report

Rogero doubles up, earning $3,500 on the weekend as event end with solid racing

Jun 09, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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The second stop of the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – completed Sunday at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The DRT Racing – Ribtect3 sponsored event saw 129 entries in seven classes battle hard all weekend long, featuring over 30 laps of racing around the 1-mile course […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Saturday Report

Rogero smokes field in Pro, Jens earns third straight in Yamaha

Jun 08, 2013 Ashley Rogero drove wire-to-wire for the Leopard Pro victory
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It was an exciting day at the New Castle Motorsports Park as the second event of the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – contested the first round of competition on the weekend. The seven Yamaha and Leopard categories fought around the 1-mile course for a qualifying session, […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Preview

Second stop of new program visits popular Indiana circuit

Jun 07, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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After making its debut last month in North Carolina, the new United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – will now travel to the world capital of motorsports – Indiana – and the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, IN facility, nearly 10 years old now, is among […]

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$2,100 Up for Grabs in Yamaha Senior at United States Pro Kart Series New Castle Event

Leopard Pro and Yamaha Senior to compete for up to $6,700 cash purse at New Castle Motorsports Park on June 7-9

May 28, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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Following its inaugural event in Mooresville, North Carolina, the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – is ready to host its second event of the 2013 season. The new series will travel to the New Castle Motorsports Park on June 7-9 for stop number two, sponsored by DRT […]

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EKN Trackside Live Broadcasts from SKUSA SpringNationals and USPKS Now Available on YouTube

Audio of all on-track activities available as they were broadcasted during weekend events

May 08, 2013 EKN Trackside Live logo
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eKartingNews.com is working through a busy 2013 schedule for the ‘EKN Trackside Live’ program. After working with the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program during the winter months, EKN has partnered up with the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour and the United States Pro Kart Series for the summer months. Each series hosted their opening events […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Mooresville – Sunday Report

Constant rain dampened track, but not action as inaugural event completed in North Carolina

Apr 28, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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The first ever United States Pro Kart Series event completed Sunday at the new Mooresville Motorplex in North Carolina. Weather forecasts called for 100% chance of rain, and that’s just what it did. From the morning practice sessions all the way through the podium ceremonies, the clouds brought plenty of moisture to last a full […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Mooresville – Saturday Report

Self, Stross, Gafrarar, Jens, Holden, Verhagen and Sheppard record inaugural victories

Apr 27, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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History was made Saturday as the United States Pro Kart Series put in its first ever day of competition into the books at the Mooresville Motorplex in North Carolina. The inaugural event, presented by GoPro, welcomed over a hundred drivers to make up the 122 entries for the weekend to contest the seven Yamaha and […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Mooresville Preview Series – Leopard

Star-studded line-ups set in the IAME categories, highlighted by over 30 in Pro division

Apr 26, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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This weekend marks the inaugural United States Pro Kart Series event, set for the Mooresville Motorplex in North Carolina. The new series is aimed at providing a new and fresh karting organization to promote the sport for the racers – in a four weekend program. Created by Route 66 Sprint Series director Mark Coats, a […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – Mooresville Preview Series – Yamaha

A look at the four Yamaha divisions set to battle at inaugural series event

Apr 25, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

This weekend marks the inaugural United States Pro Kart Series event, set for the Mooresville Motorplex in North Carolina. The new series is aimed at providing a new and fresh karting organization to promote the sport for the racers – in a four weekend program. Created by Route 66 Sprint Series director Mark Coats, a […]

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eKartingNews.com Set for ‘Trackside Live’ Coverage of Inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Event

New series kicks off April 26-28 at new Mooresville Motorplex, presented by DRT Racing

Apr 19, 2013 EKN Trackside Live logo
Written by David Cole | No Comments

There is only one chance to say you were part of history, when a series hosts its inaugural event. Next weekend will be that opportunity as the United States Pro Kart Series hosts the opening rounds for 2013, presented by GoPro. The site will be the new Mooresville Motorplex in North Carolina, and will serve […]

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Final Few Days Left to Pre-Enter Inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Event

Entries continue to stream in for inaugural event scheduled for Mooresville Motorplex

Apr 04, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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The United States Pro Kart Series is preparing for its debut event at the new Mooresville Motorplex, presented by GoPro. The April 26-28 weekend will be one of first, as the USPKS hosts its inaugural event and the North Carolina facility is set to welcome its first major United States event since opening just months […]

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United States Pro Kart Series Offers More Value for Racers in 2013

Growing prize package announced with updates on rules and opening event announced

Mar 14, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
Written by EKN Staff | No Comments

In just over a month, a new era will begin for karting in the USA as the United States Pro Kart Series kicks off its inaugural season. The series opens at the new Mooresville Motorplex in North Carolina on April 26-28, presented by GoPro. Pieces to create and operate a new racing program are coming […]

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United States Pro Kart Series Updates Rules Structure, Begins Pre-Entry for Opener

Inaugural event presented by GoPro in Mooresville, NC just around the corner

Feb 15, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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The inaugural season for the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) is set to begin in less than 70 days, with series officials finalizing plans for the debut race weekend. The new Mooresville Motorplex facility in Mooresville, North Carolina will provide the perfect setting for the April 26-28 event, presented by GoPro. Pre-entry has now […]

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