Oct 24, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The World Karting Association and Simpson Performance Products are proud to announce a renewed partnership that returns Simpson to the national karting scene as a major backer of WKA national series racing in the final months of 2014 and into the new 2015 season. Simpson – the leading manufacturer of safety equipment for the motorsports […]

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Always looking to support the karting industry as well as the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup program, Grand Products, importer of the Top Kart and Comer product lines, and Comer Spa will put a major effort behind a new WKA Rookie Comer class. With unprecedented weekend and championship awards, the new division will be […]

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Oct 23, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Attention IAME Competitors, IAME USA East is pleased to announce that the World Karting Association has approved the change to move from the Tryton carburetor to the Tillotson HW-27A carburetor on the IAME X30 engine effective for Daytona this December. This will be a straight up exchange that will be completely “FREE OF CHARGE” for […]

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Oct 15, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series will close the 2014 WKA national season this weekend with the GT Machine Grand Nationals at Carolina Motorsports Park’s 0.7-mile sprint course, located in Kershaw, South Carolina. Picture perfect weather is predicted for the Carolinas this weekend, and for the second consecutive year it looks as though […]

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Oct 02, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The 2014 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series will come to a close this weekend at New Castle Motorsports Park, where national championships will be decided for the Man Cup’s 12 points divisions at the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals. This weekend will mark the series’ second stop at New Castle in 2014. The Man Cup Series […]

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Sep 26, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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We’re less than one month away from the 2014 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series season closer this October 17-19 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C., where the GT Machine Grand Nationals will take center stage in the 4-cycle sprint karting world. Next month’s Gold Cup Grand Nationals will mark the series’ […]

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Sep 11, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Three teams – the American Kart Racing Association (AKRA), the World Karting Association (WKA) and Unilli Tires – are unifying to bring karters the best and most prestigious Daytona Dirt World Championships in recent memory. This year’s Daytona Dirt event – set to take place December 27-29 at the quarter-mile Flat Track at Daytona International […]

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Aug 13, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Indiana‘s Zach Holden and Ohio’s John Paul Southern Jr. led the way this past weekend at the Top Kart USA Nationals, round four of the 2014 WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at New Castle Motorsports Park’s Iron Man Course. Holden, who entered the weekend as one of the few drivers with a lot […]

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Aug 12, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The World Karting Association Board of Trustees has approved a 12-class structure and brand-new weekend race format for the 2015 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series, which will open December 27-30 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. Next year’s Man Cup Series has 12 classes on the docket that includes a couple new […]

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Aug 07, 2014 WKA New Castle Manufacturers Cup
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The fourth round of the 2014 WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series is set for this weekend at New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana, a venue very familiar to Man Cup racers over the last decade. While the venue is a consistent one for WKA’s national 2-cycle sprint series, the course layout […]

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Special LO206 Shootout Race Slated for Saturday Night at WKA Gold Cup in South Bend

Race to Pay $600 purse and two cases of Briggs AMSOil 4T

Aug 06, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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A special Senior LO206 Shootout race has been added to the weekend schedule at the August 15-17 Van-K Wheels / MGM Chassis Gold Cup Nationals at Michiana Raceway Park near South Bend, Indiana. The race will take place Saturday, August 16, after the national points class feature races have concluded. The LO206 Shootout will pay […]

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Jul 24, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The WKA VEGA / TS Racing National Road Racing Series driven by Mazda is set for its fifth round of the 2014 season this weekend at the scenic VIRginia International Raceway in Danville, Va. Racers from around the eastern half of the country will travel to southeast Virginia this weekend for the annual mid-summer event. […]

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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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