National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park to Host World Karting Association Event in 2015

New WKA National Road Racing venue tentatively set for October of next season

Jul 22, 2014 National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park
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World Karting Association officials have reached an agreement with the National Corvette Museum (NCM) Motorsports Park to bring the WKA VEGA / TS Racing National Road Racing Series to the Bowling Green, Ky., venue in 2015. The tentative date for the WKA Road Racing Nationals at NCM is October 23-25, likely making the event the […]

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Pre-registration for the July 25-27 VIR Nationals for the WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda will close Saturday, July 19. Click HERE for the VIR National entry blank. Competitors may pre-enter online at WoodbridgeKartClub.com or mail the WKA entry form to WKC at 3383 Hickory Hills Drive; Oakton, VA 22124. […]

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Skip Barber Racing School, LLC and the World Karting Association today announced a partnership for the 2014 World Karting Association Season. The agreement makes Skip Barber Racing School the official racing school of World Karting Association and will offer WKA kart racers a gateway to open-wheel racing through SBRS program prizes. The champion of the […]

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It’s the Gary Lawson Show Again at WKA Camden Gold Cup

Alder, Kalb & Miller join Lawson as triple winners at Michigan Kart Supply Nationals

Jul 16, 2014 Gary Lawson races Jacob Heavlow into turn one at G&J Kartway (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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Mentor, Ohio‘s Gary Lawson went unbeaten this past weekend at the Michigan Kart Supply Nationals at G&J Kartway, round two of the 2014 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series. Lawson led the way over 70 drivers that compiled for more than 220 entries at Camden, where he won Friday’s Pro Gas Animal Money […]

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Yamaha SuperCan Added to New Castle WKA Manufacturers Cup Lineup

Rounds four and five of Man Cup to include four-race Yamaha Supercan points series

Jul 15, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Senior can Yamaha racing will return to the WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at the final two rounds of the 2014 series this August and October. A Yamaha Supercan local-option class for senior drivers age 15 and up has been added to the class schedule at the August 8-10 Top Kart USA Nationals […]

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Jul 10, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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After a long break the WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is back in action this weekend with the Michigan Kart Supply Nationals taking center stage at the historic G&J Kartway in Camden, Ohio. The second round of this year’s Gold Cup Series goes off approximately four months after the season kicked off […]

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Jun 26, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series is ready to tackle the challenging Michiana Raceway Park this weekend with the running of the Zero Error Racing / Checkered Motorsports Grand Nationals, round three of this year’s Man Cup circuit. The annual Man Cup Grand National means prestigious WKA Eagle trophies will be on the […]

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Jun 24, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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WKA Membership, During a recent meeting our WKA Board of Trustees approved a plan for the restructure of the Manufacturers Cup Series, starting at the Daytona WKA Sprint Championships this December. We are aware times are changing and we realize our organization needs to change, as well. The trustees’ proposed plan will include a change […]

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Road Race Grand Nationals Attracts Over 400 Entries to Mid-Ohio

Hatcher, Rice and Tedder take home three Eagles

Jun 19, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The 2014 WKA Road Race Grand Nationals went off this past weekend, June 13-15, at the famed Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course where over 150 drivers and 420 entrants partook in the fourth round of the 2014 WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda. Enduro-style road racers from the Midwest and around […]

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We’re one month away from round two of the 2014 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series’ Michigan Kart Supply Nationals at Camden, Ohio’s G&J Kartway. The July 11-13 annual Gold Cup national at Camden will once again showcase some the best 4-cycle sprint racing in the U.S. when teams from around the eastern […]

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Jun 11, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda is set for one of its marquee annual events this weekend with the series’ Grand National event at the famed Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Enduro-style kart teams from across the country will head to central Ohio this weekend for the […]

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Jun 10, 2014 EKN E logo
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Karting is mourning the loss of 2012 World Karting Association Hall of Fame inductee Norm DeBoever of South Bend, Indiana, who passed away Saturday at his home after a long illness. Norm was the owner of longtime WKA sponsor Target Distributing. Target sponsored a number of series and programs throughout the years, and DeBoever’s company […]

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May 23, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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In the first of many big announcements on tap for the upcoming second round of the WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series July 11-13 at Camden, Ohio’s G&J Kartway, the LO206 Senior class – open to racers age 15 and up – will pay a $500 purse for Saturday’s main event at G&J. […]

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May 22, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Former WKA Triple Crown champion Aaron Snyder led all racers with five wins May 16-18 at Michigan’s Grattan Raceway, the site of the third round of the 2014 WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda, hosted by the Ohio-based Dart Kart Speedway Club. The Grattan Nationals drew over 220 entries on […]

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May 21, 2014 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series
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Michiana Raceway Park near South Bend, Indiana, one of the top karting facilities in the country, is pleased to be hosting competitors from across the country to compete for a chance to win a GOLDEN EAGLE, the prize for a class win at the upcoming WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series Grand Nationals event. […]

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The WKA VEGA / TS Racing National Road Racing Series is back in action this weekend with the first WKA national event of the 2014 season north of the Mason-Dixon Line. The third round of this year’s Road Racing tour has the series visiting the scenic land of west-central Michigan and Grattan Raceway, located in […]

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Apr 23, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As announced last week, the World Karting Association will not return to Pittsburgh International Race Complex in 2014. The western Pennsylvania track, a long-running venue for WKA national events, went under new management after the first of the year. WKA and Pitt had reached agreements with the track’s previous management to hold Manufacturers Cup and […]

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Apr 21, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The 2014 WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series Grand Nationals, sponsored by Checkered Motorsports and Zero Error Racing, has been moved from Pittsburgh International Race Complex to Michiana Raceway Park near South Bend, Indiana. Go to HERE to download the Checkered Motorsports / Zero Error Racing Grand Nationals entry form. The Man Cup Grand Nationals […]

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Apr 17, 2014 Thousands of dollars in awards and merchandise was awarded at the 2013 Gold Cup awards ceremony in Jacksonville (Photo: NCRM)
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The 2013 World Karting Association RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series top award winners were recognized at the year-end awards ceremony Saturday night, March 8 in conjunction with the 4-cycle sprint series’ 2014 opener at the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. Gold Cup national champions were met with an impressive awards package […]

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Apr 16, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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National champions from the 2013 World Karting Association Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series were honored Friday, April 4 at the Carolina Motorsports Park’s Palmetto Club building, where national champions and special award recipients from last year’s WKA national 2-cycle sprint series accepted their year-end laurels. LEMKE BECOMES FIRST TRIPLE CROWN WINNER SINCE 2011 Brandon […]

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