Race Report: Cold Stone US Open of Colorado at Grand Junction Motor Speedway

Askew, Estep, and Forè assert their dominance as new faces also arise

Jul 02, 2015 US Open logo
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Round number two of MAXSpeed Entertainment’s 2015 Cold Stone US Open presented by MG Tires and Chase/Brash Racing stopped at picturesque Grand Junction Motor Speedway in scenic Grand Junction, Colorado. With temperatures nearing 100 degrees Fahrenheit each day, along with a circuit 4,600 feet above sea level, it was a demanding weekend for drivers and […]

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MAXSpeed Entertainment Announces 2016 Event Dates

2016 Florida Winter Tour, US Open and USRMC Grand Nationals

Jun 29, 2015 MAXSpeed Group logo
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Just past the halfway point of the year, MAXSpeed Entertainment, the largest karting promotion company in the world, is pleased to announce the dates of their 2016 promoted events. Working not only on events still on the 2015 calendar, MAXSpeed Entertainment staff has worked diligently to ensure 2016 dates for the Florida Winter Tour, US […]

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Bell Helmets Supports the US Open Program

MAXSpeed Entertainment welcomes Bell Helmets to the US Open

Jun 05, 2015 Bell Helmets Logo
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As one of the premier helmet manufacturers in not only North America, but also the world, Bell Helmets has joined the MAXSpeed Entertainment US Open program to support karting competitors. Presenting a free helmet at each and every round to one lucky participant, Bell Helmets is poised to gain traction in the karting marketplace. “Bell […]

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MAXSpeed Group Welcomes Two New Employees to Their Team

New positions of Vice President of Sales and Event Coordinator

May 28, 2015 MAXSpeed Group logo
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MAXSpeed Group, the United States Distributor for Rotax Karting Products, is pleased to announce and welcome two new employees to their growing team. Recently adding Andy Seesemann to the employee roster as United States Rotax MAX Challenge Director, MAXSpeed has created two new positions to fulfill needs in their expanding and demanding business. Oliver Danis […]

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US Open Set for Inaugural Race Weekend at Dallas Karting Complex

National karting series kicks off this week in Caddo Mills, Texas

May 13, 2015 US Open logo
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After months of hard work and preparation, MAXSpeed Entertainment’s new series, the US Open, is set to make its inaugural start this weekend at the Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) in Caddo Mills, Texas. As a true national karting campaign, the series has created a buzz with a prize package of over $200,000, support from major […]

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Apr 24, 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals 2015 logo
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BRP-Powertrain will be supported by its long-term chassis partners at the 16th edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) in Portimão, Portugal. “With most of our chassis partners we can look back on many years of a well established relationship. We have been partnering with all of them in the past already. A […]

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Exciting Changes to US Open Format and Event One Information

Return of hot grid, grid girls and kick-off BBQ set for Dallas

Apr 20, 2015 US Open logo
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With the Rotax Challenge of the Americas and Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour now complete, MAXSpeed Entertainment is working hard putting the finishing touches on the inaugural US Open program. With an already announced prize package for Rotax and shifterkart competitors in excess of $225,000, series officials are bringing back the infamous ‘hot grid’ for […]

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Opening Rounds of 2015 Season for Texas ProKart Challenge a Success

Gulf Coast Kartway played host to start of official SKUSA regional and US Rotax Max Challenge program on April 10-12

Apr 17, 2015 Jordon Musser opened the season with victory in the S1/S2 Stock Moto division (Photo: DreamsCapturedPhoto.net)
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The 2015 Burger King®/Texas Barge ProKart Challenge series – presented by 3G Kart Racing, Dallas Karting Complex and IAME USA West – got underway this past weekend (April 10-12) at the Gulf Coast Kartway in Katy, Texas. Over 100 entries made up the Superkarts! USA and US Rotax Max Challenge categories offered for the regional […]

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Apr 16, 2015 MAXSpeed Group logo
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As one of the largest karting race promotion companies in the world, MAXSpeed Entertainment is pleased to announce the launch of www.MAXSpeedEntertainment.com. Featuring information dedicated to series and events promoted by MAXSpeed including the US Open, Florida Winter Tour and the United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals, the new site is the place to […]

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Andy Seesemann Named Director of United States Rotax Max Challenge

Seesemann to also take over entrant duties for Team USA

Apr 03, 2015 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
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As the owner and promoter of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas and the So-Cal Rotax Challenge, Andy Seesemann will now take over the role as United States Rotax MAX Challenge Director. With a wealth of knowledge in the karting community and a strong supporter of the Rotax program, Seesemann will take over effective immediately […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge 2015 Program Preparing for Opening Weekend

Official SKUSA regional and US Rotax Max Challenge program set to begin new season April 10-12 in Katy

Mar 31, 2015 Texas ProKart Challenge 2015 logo
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The 2015 karting season is ready to get underway in the Lone Star State with the Burger King® Texas ProKart – Texas Barge Rotax Max Challenge Series set to host the opening event of the year. On April 10-12, the fourth season of the program will kickoff at the Gulf Coast Kartway facility in Katy, […]

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Mar 24, 2015 125 Rotax Max evo-logo
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Since the launch of the Rotax 125 MAX evo engine program in November in Spain, MAXSpeed Group has been committed to the US market by investing heavily in the inventory of over 575 engines, but also in over 1,500 of the 125 MAX evo engine upgrade kits. Back in Austria, they have been dealing with […]

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Mar 23, 2015 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
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Recently, drivers were disqualified from the Rotax Challenge of the Americas event on March 13, 2015 in Sonoma, California; it was found at the post-race technical inspection that drivers were using illegal additives in their fuel. This is a problem that has plagued a variety of motorsports events throughout the world. MAXSpeed Group takes technical […]

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Four Rotax Drivers Test USF2000 Machines at Homestead-Miami Speedway

MAXSpeed Group and Andersen Promotions set drivers on the path to the Mazda Road to Indy

Mar 19, 2015 Andersen-MAXSpeed logo-blank
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Bringing the alliance between the MAXSpeed Group and Andersen Promotions full circle, recently four drivers from the United States Rotax MAX Challenge program had the opportunity to test in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, the first level of the Mazda Road to Indy. After a selection process that included applicants narrowed down […]

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EKN Trackside: Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Sonoma Sunday Report

Selliken, Robb, Bonilla and Cook set to join Team USA at Rotax Grand Finals after claiming series titles

Mar 15, 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 Champions (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The final day of competition for the Rotax Challenge of the Americas went into the books after another beautiful day of weather at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. The six categories competing on the year provided excitement to the very end, as only two championships were provisionally clinched after Saturday’s round of […]

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EKN Trackside: Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Sonoma Saturday Report

Choquer and Durrant win thriller feature races while Falcone, LaRoque and Ilavia sweep day

Mar 14, 2015 Bryce Choquer won a thriller in the Senior Max Final (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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As with any series finale, championships are on the line this weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center for rounds five and six of this year’s Rotax Challenge of the Americas.  Saturday’s event would serve to clear up the overall picture of the point races, showing that two competitors have all but clinched their respective […]

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Mar 11, 2015 US Open logo
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With the inaugural US Open program set to kick off in May, MAXSpeed Entertainment, one of the largest karting promotion companies in the world, is pleased to announce the prize packages for the upcoming series. With cash and prizes to be handed out each weekend as well as multiple tickets to the 2015 and 2016 […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015: Championship Preview – Part 3

A host of drivers gunning for title in Senior as DD2 boils down to two driver fight

Mar 11, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The Rotax Challenge of the Americas will close out its 2015 season this weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Many of the top karters from across the western half of North America will descend on the popular Sonoma, California circuit – located on the same grounds as the Infineon Raceway – to take part […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Set for Portugal

International Karting Circuit of Portimao - sight of 2012 event - welcomes back ‘Olympics of Karting’

Mar 10, 2015 Rotax Grand Finals 2015
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BRP’s Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), where each country’s best drivers race for the title, will occur at the International Karting Circuit of Portimão in Algarve, Portugal from November 8 to 14, 2015. “The Portimão circuit is a great venue for the RMCGF, as it meets all requirements in terms of track surface and […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015: Championship Preview – Part 2

Masters and Junior title duels continue into Sonoma

Mar 10, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The Rotax Challenge of the Americas will close out its 2015 season this weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Many of the top karters from across the western half of North America will descend on the popular Sonoma, California circuit – located on the same grounds as the Infineon Raceway – to take part […]

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