May 20, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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The brief pause of the WKA Karting season will culminate in a little over 2 weeks when the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting kicks off the stretch of national karting events for 2016. With the March event in Savannah, Georgia serving as the most recent stop for the series, competitors in […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: April 2016 – Aiden Baker-Crouse

‘ABC’ goes perfect at WKA Gold Cup opener with seven Sportsman victories

May 17, 2016 Aiden Baker-Crouse (Photo: Carl Barnes)
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In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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May 12, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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As competitors on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series busily prepare for the programs second event of the 2016 season June 24-26 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina, WKA Officials are also busy at work, enhancing the structure of the 2016 program, based on feedback from the membership. One of the […]

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May 04, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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With 1 race in the books for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series, the official 2016 points following the season opening event at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida are now available. Leading the way by virtue of his sweep in the Boon and Sons LO206 Kid Kart Class is Brently Miller, […]

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Apr 29, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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With 2 races in the books for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting in the books, the series sets its focus on the Summit Point Nationals, the next major event on the WKA calendar June 4 and 5 at Summit Point Motorsports Park in West Virginia. Following the exciting events at […]

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Apr 22, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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While weather played a big part on the front end of the season opening event for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, Mother Nature couldn’t deter the smiles on the faces of countless recipients of Year End Points and Special Awards, as the World Karting […]

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Apr 22, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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With 2 early season events in the books for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Series, the focus for the stretch run of the season now comes into play with the third event scheduled for July 15-17 at New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. For those wishing to take advantage of the early entry fees, the […]

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Apr 21, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Letters converted quickly to numbers for Aiden Baker Crouse in the season opener for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series this past weekend at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, as the World Karting Association began a new era for 6 of their 11 national classes, offering purse payouts to the top […]

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Apr 13, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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On the heels of an awesome turnaround season in 2015, the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is prepared for yet another successful campaign, with a strong entry count waiting for the gates to open for the series season opener April 15-17 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. The Boon and Sons […]

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Apr 12, 2016 WKA Tech Updates-logo
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618.6 PRESSURE / VACUUM TESTING Testing may be performed to insure extra air is not being pulled into the engine for a performance gain. Any means to bypass the intent of the class rules is illegal. Both pressure and vacuum tests may be performed — engine must hold 5 psi for 60 seconds and/or 5 […]

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Apr 08, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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After half of the 16 Two Cycle classes on the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series found different winning chassis combinations at Daytona, the theme pretty much remained the same for the series second stop, the Praga North America Nationals April 1-3 at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. While Tony Kart edged out to a current […]

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Apr 08, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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The beginning of the 2016 season for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup season is just days away, April 15-17 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. But before the tabulating of points begins for the new season, champions, top ten eligible drivers, and many other special award recipients form 2015 will be […]

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Apr 06, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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Round 2 of the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series April 1-3 at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina had all the makings of what appeared to be the FIRST national event of the season. With a jammed packed pit area, competitors fended off wet track conditions early Friday and Saturday morning, the end result being some […]

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Mar 31, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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The first two races of the new season for Matt Michel on the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting could not have been any more different if you scripted it. After sustaining serious injuries in a turn 3 crash on the high banks of Daytona, leaving the young driver with several broken […]

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Mar 31, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Competitors running the 2016 edition of the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series April 15-17 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida have until Tuesday April 5 to catch the pre entry fee pricing. While there have been a number of changes to the Gold Cup fee structure for the new year, there […]

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Mar 30, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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The excitement and energy of Race #2 for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series continues to build, as competitors begin to load the trailers and head to GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina this weekend for the Praga North America Nationals. Following a day long session of practice on the track, competitors, along with their family […]

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Mar 30, 2016 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The Minutes of the most recent Face to Face Meeting with the WKA Board of Trustees and their Officers is now available on the WKA website. The Board met at the WKA Office in Concord, North Carolina March 7 and 8, following the final Winter Cup event at GoPro Motorplex . To view the meeting […]

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series Returns to Action Hosting Round Two at GoPro Motorplex

Praga North America Nationals set for April 1-3 in Mooresville, North Carolina

Mar 28, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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The 2016 season is set to continue for the World Karting Association Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series with the running of the Praga North America Nationals. Racers from across the eastern half of the United States will converge on the popular GoPro Motorplex on April 1-3 in Mooresville, North Carolina. WKA is coming off a successful […]

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Mar 25, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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WKA Officials are pleased to announce the continuing relationship with Rob Smith and Kart City Performance for 2016 as the official race sponsor of the August 5-7 national event for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series at New Castle Motorsports Park. The news is positive in a two-fold sense, as Kart City Performance’s […]

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Mar 25, 2016 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As both the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup and RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series venture into the month April with their respective national events, WKA would like to remindour loyal customers of some very important rules pertaining to the events, prior to, and during the functions. WKA goes to a considerable amount of effort through […]

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