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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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Race Report: WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Kershaw

Stross and Malukas Win IAME Cup Bonuses, Southern Scores Four Wins at Kershaw

Apr 09, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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John Paul Southern Jr., Dustin Stross and David Malukas were the big winners this past weekend at round two of the WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina. The Mazda Zoom Zoom Nationals took center stage in the 2-cycle sprint karting world with 268 entrants at Kershaw. […]

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Competitors in the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series and spec-fuel classes in the National Road Racing Series will need to one of the following spec oils to mix with Sunoco racing fuel. The following are approved spec oils in WKA’s 2-Cycle Spec Oil Program for the 2014 season. -       AMSOIL Dominator Synthetic -       Blendzall 460 Green […]

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Mar 25, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The popular Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina, will host one of the busiest national kart racing events of the year April 4-6 when the World Karting Association’s Manufacturers Cup and Road Racing series call the calm, scenic confines of CMP home for three days in early spring. Round two of the 2014 WKA […]

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This is the last week to pre-register for the April 4-6 World Karting Association doubleheader event featuring the Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series and VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series events at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C. Go to HERE to download the Man Cup’s Zoom Zoom Nationals entry form. Go to […]

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Mar 13, 2014 A big 30-kart field takes the green in Saturday's Senior Pro Gas Animal feature (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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The RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup – WKA’s premier 4-cycle series – kicked off its 2014 campaign this past weekend at Jacksonville, Florida’s 103rd Street Sports Complex, where the Ionic Edge Chassis Nationals was held at the very popular urban-area kart track. The Gold Cup opener drew 240 point-class entrants and 290 overall entries […]

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WKA West Super Series Launches 2014 Campaign This Weekend

Popular program enters its third successful year of competition

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Building off intense momentum from its first two successful years, WKA, working with a conglomerate of Western US Tracks and Clubs, is launching its popular WKA West Super Series this weekend with Round One of the 2014 Campaign. Supported by returning Series Sponsors, Bridgestone, RLV, and Grand Products, the popular WKA West program will once […]

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Mar 06, 2014 Tyler Sandmeyer (MGM) and Sean Meier will be two of the key players in senior competition this weekend at Jacksonville (KRAPP Photo)
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The RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is set to kick off its 2014 campaign this weekend with the Ionic Edge Chassis Nationals at the popular 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. The four-race 4-cycle sprint series – which will also visit Camden, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pa.; and Kershaw, S.C., this season – opens […]

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Mar 05, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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This weekend’s Ionic Edge Chassis RLV Gold Cup Nationals at the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Fla., not only boasts over $3,000 in cash prizes to senior classes, but some terrific product awards, as well. Sportsman Pro Gas “Up and Comer” Award Loyal Gold Cup sponsor Baker Racing Engines has posted a new DeWalt […]

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February 2014 WKA Tech Updates have been posted on WorldKarting.com. Go to HERE to download the 2014 Tech Updates. Updates include Briggs LO206 engine clutch rule and Junior Sportsman tire rules in the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series. Updates also include the Bridgestone YLC tire as the spec tire in all Man Cup […]

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Feb 18, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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WKA is pleased to announce some great news for the new LO206 Heavy class in the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series. Rob Smith of Kart City Performance, along with Briggs & Stratton Racing, has stepped up to sponsor this class for the 2014 season. KartCity has purchased a new Coyote Wide Track adjustable […]

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Event sponsor Ionic Edge Chassis of White, Georgia, has posted a new Ionic Edge chassis with a Baker Racing Engines Pro Gas Animal to any Ionic Edge racer who can win either Saturday or Sunday’s Pro Gas Animal main event at the Ionic Edge Chassis Gold Cup Nationals March 7-9 at 103rd Street Sports Complex […]

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Feb 04, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As announced on January 9, a Rotax Junior local-option class for drivers age 12 to 15 has been added to Saturday’s program of the April 4-6 Zoom Zoom Nationals at CarolinaMotorsportsPark, round two of the 2014 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series. The original announcement had the class running normal Rotax MAX rules, including Mojo […]

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The 2013 year-end awards ceremonies for the WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series and VEGA / TS Racing National Road Racing Series will be held at CarolinaMotorsportsPark April 4 and 5 in conjunction with round two of each series’ 2014 seasons. The Manufacturers Cup ceremony will be held Friday night, April 4 following practice […]

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Updates for WKA Gold Cup Ionic Edge Chassis Nationals in Jacksonville

2013 year-end awards ceremony to be held Friday at track

Jan 29, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The next World Karting Association national event is a much-anticipated return to the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, where on March 7-9 the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series will open its 2014 campaign with the Ionic Edge Chassis Nationals at the high-speed, unique 0.7-mile sprint course. The nation’s only 4-cycle-only national […]

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WKA Gold Cup Series Ramping Up for 2014 Season Opener at Jacksonville

Ionic Edge Chassis Nationals entry form now available

Jan 17, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The World Karting Association RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series closed its 2013 campaign with a strong event at Carolina Motorsports Park this past October. The Performance North / Jammer Clutches Nationals, which originally was to be held at North Carolina’s Rockingham Speedway but was moved to Kershaw when in September Rockingham closed unexpectedly, […]

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