2014 Rotax Grand Finals Circuit Preview

BRP/Rotax Karting releases video of facility and sites of Valencia

Jun 12, 2014 circuitoKartodromoValencia_4
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The 2014 Rotax Grand Finals is set for Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero in Valencia, Spain on November 25-29. The 15th annual ‘Olympics of Karting’ will welcome racers from all over the world to crown the four world Rotax champions for the season. BRP/Rotax Karting has released a preview video of the new circuit set to […]

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Jun 06, 2014 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals logo
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With the Cold Stone US Grand Nationals only six weeks away, MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce event registration is now open. With discounted entry running effective from today until July 7, 2014, event officials urge competitors to register early, secure kart numbers and save on the overall event costs. In conjunction with the opening […]

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Championships Take Shape After Stop Two of Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge

Program reaches halfway point following event at McMinnville Kart Track in Oregon

Jun 03, 2014 Defending series champ Jake Craig doubled up in the Senior Max win column (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge continued its 2014 season at the McMinnville Kart Track. The northwestern Oregon facility welcomed teams and drivers from the United States and Canada for the second stop of the series. A total of 80 entries each day took part in the Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA categories around the […]

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Cold Stone US Grand Nationals Sponsors Confirmed

Support from the karting community abounds

Jun 02, 2014 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals logo
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After the announcement that Cold Stone Creamery would be the presenting sponsor of the 2014 Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals, MAXSpeed Group is pleased to confirm class, award and welcome party supporters for the annual event. With support coming from both in and outside the karting industry, the Cold Stone US Grand Nationals […]

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Oklahoma Motorsports Complex to Host Texas ProKart Challenge

Growing regional programs journeys across Red River into Norman, Oklahoma

May 30, 2014 The Texas ProKart Challenge heads to Oklahoma Motorsports Park in Norman on June 6-8 (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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Riding off the momentum of the largest event in series history, the Texas ProKart Challenge – presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King®/Chase Racing/Dallas Karting Complex/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys – will journey to the second stop of the 2014 season. The Oklahoma Motorsports Complex in Norman, Oklahoma is set to host Round Three and Four of the […]

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The Rotax Summer Shootout, originally scheduled for June 27-29 at Miller Motorsports Park, will be extended by one day to provide additional practice times for competitors. The event was initially planned for three days, as a warm-up for seven Rotax classes in advance of the Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals on July 19-20, […]

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Cold Stone Creamery to Present Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals

Annual event set for Miller Motorsports Park on July 15-20

May 27, 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals 2014 logo
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Always looking to promote the sport to supporters outside the world of karting, MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce that Cold Stone Creamery will be the presenting sponsor of the Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals. Dubbed the ‘Cold Stone US Grand Nationals’ and set to take place at Miller Motorsports Park during the […]

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Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Readies for McMinnville Kart Track

Second event of 2014 season takes program to northwest Oregon on May 30-June 1

May 27, 2014 Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge shift back into to action at the McMinnville Kart Track on May 30-June 1 (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The 2014 season of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge is set for a return to the track as the second stop takes teams and racers to the McMinnville Kart Track in northwestern Oregon. The Superkarts! USA and Rotax Max Challenge regional program opened up the season at the Horn Rapids Kart Track in Richland, Washington […]

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BRP Announces Chassis Partners for Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals 2014

Sodi, Birel, Praga and CRG return as supporters of 'Olympics of Karting'

May 27, 2014 Rotax Grand Finals 2014 Chassis
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BRP announces its four chassis partners for the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) 2014 in Valencia, Spain. “All our partners of this year’s Grand Finals are very well known in the karting industry and all of them have already been partners in previous events. We are pleased to have them on board again,” said […]

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May 22, 2014 So-Cal Rotax Challenge
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The upcoming double header race weekend (June 14-15) will have a few important changes to format and registration competitors need to be aware of. 1.  There is no “official” Friday practice, although the track will have open practice. 2. All competitors may bring their own fuel/oil. 3. KidKarts and KPV1 drivers must bring their own […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – April 2014 – Austin Versteeg

Utah driver secures championship and Rotax Grand Finals ticket with victory in Sonoma

May 15, 2014 Versteeg won the Rotax Challenge of the Americas finale to clinch the title, and spot on Team USA (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Thanks to the partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United States […]

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So-Cal Rotax Challenge Gains New Winners Following Round Two Action

Hayashigawa steals Masters win as Johnson slips by for Senior victory

May 14, 2014 Larry Hayashigawa slipped into the Masters Max victory (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The second event of the new So-Cal Rotax Challenge took place on May 10 at the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California. Additional drivers from the inaugural event back in March were part of the round two festivities for the new United States Rotax Max Challenge program, focused on rejuvenating the southern California Rotax presence. […]

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K1 RaceGear To Once Again Supply All Race Gear and Clothing for Team USA

Back on board with the MAXSpeed Group and Team USA for the RMCGF

May 13, 2014 K1 RaceGear logo
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Always showing their support to Team USA for the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), K1 RaceGear will again supply the American squad with shoes, gloves, and driving suits for the upcoming international event. Marking their fourth consecutive year as the official supplier of the MAXSpeed Group and Team USA, K1 RaceGear did not hesitate […]

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Brett King Design to Develop New Look for Team USA Race Suits and Apparel

BKD to put their distinctive style on Team USA program

May 06, 2014 Brett King Design logo
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As Team USA begins to take shape for the 2014 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), so do the race suits and team apparel that drivers will wear while in Valencia, Spain later this season. On board to design the Team USA gear is California designer and custom helmet painter Brett King Design (BKD). Quickly […]

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Record Numbers for Opening Weekend of Texas ProKart Challenge

Nearly 200 entries on the weekend at the Dallas Karting Complex

May 01, 2014 Miguel Lopez claimed the overall Stock Moto victory Saturday, earning the first win in S2 Semi-Pro on the season (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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The Texas ProKart Challenge opened up the 2014 in style at the Dallas Karting Complex over the April 25-27 weekend. The Superkarts! USA and United States Rotax Max Challenge regional program welcomed roughly 200 entries on the weekend, including drivers from all across the country as well as drivers from Europe, preparing for the 2014 […]

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Usual Suspects Set the Tone at Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Opener

Number of drivers sweep weekend in Richland, Washington to begin 2014 season

Apr 30, 2014 Senior rookie Luke Selliken conquered the feature races in Richland (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The 2014 Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge kicked off the 2014 season at the Horn Rapids Kart Track in Richland, Washington over the weekend (April 25-27). The home of the Tri-City Kart Club served as the opening rounds of the sophomore series, with a solid number of United States Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA racers […]

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Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals Information Released

Event schedule, hotels and other pertinent information

Apr 30, 2014 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals logo
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With the 2014 Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals set for mid-July, event information is beginning to take shape and be finalized. With a tentative event schedule, hotel partners and information on pit spaces, garage spaces and parking complete, online registration will open in the very near future for what is sure to be […]

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Entry Deadline for Round Two of So-Cal Rotax Challenge Set for May 5

New US Rotax Max Challenge program readies for May 10 return to CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana

Apr 25, 2014 So-Cal Rotax Challenge logo
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A new era of Rotax racing commence on March 9 with the inaugural event of the So-Cal Rotax Challenge. Roughly 50 drivers took part at the opening round of the new United States Rotax Max Challenge program for the southern California area. Held at the CalSpeedKartingCenter in Fontana, the So-Cal Rotax Challenge is scheduled for […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – March 2014 – Nick Neri

Ocala Gran Prix pilot earns fourth ticket to Rotax Grand Finals with Florida Winter Tour DD2 championship

Apr 24, 2014 Neri on his way to victory at Florida Winter Tour, leading to his first DD2 championship (Photo: Studio52.us)
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Thanks to the partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United States […]

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Opening Weekend for 2014 Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Set for Horn Rapids Kart Track

April 25-27 event in Richland, Washington opens chase for 2014 Rotax Grand Finals tickets

Apr 23, 2014 Racers of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge are set to begin the 2014 season this weekend in Richland, Washington (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The second season of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge gets underway this weekend (April 25-27) with the first two rounds scheduled for the Horn Rapids Kart Track in Richland, Washington. Rotax Max Challenge racers from all across the western half of North America will converge on the home of the Tri-City Kart Club for the […]

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