Sep 11, 2017
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With the racing season quickly winding down, World Karting Officials have announced the Entry Blank for the season finale for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina is now online and available. Both the electronic online entry blank, as well as the paper entry blank are now available to view, […]

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Sep 08, 2017
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WKA is excited to announce the 2018 Manufacturer’s Cup Series Schedule: December 27-30, 2017: Daytona International Speedway March 23-25: GoPro Motorplex May 18-20: Pittsburgh International Race Complex July 13-15: New Jersey Motorsports Park September 14-16: New Castle Motorsports Park October 26-28: GoPro Motorplex

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Sep 08, 2017
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WKA Officials have recently found that the Thru Bolt Hub Locking System, which is used for the Hollow Shaft, is not acceptable with the solid 5/8 shaft system. For competitors who run WKA National Classes, please refer to the rule that pertains to your series below for further clarification: Gold Cup: 254.2.1 Road Race Laydown: […]

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Sep 06, 2017
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For competitors planning on running the Grand National event September 15-17 at Atlanta Motorsports Park for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting, there is a modification to the Thursday schedule with regards to parking and registration. Due to another customer utilizing the track on Thursday till 7pm, WKA Customers will be […]

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Sep 01, 2017
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With the final event of the 2017 season for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series just around the corner, entries are beginning to make there way into the WKA Office, as the series will celebrate the Barnesville Bash the weekend of October 6-8 at Lamar County Speedway. 10 major classes of competition will […]

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Aug 31, 2017
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With the finale for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series just a few weeks away, entries are pouring in for the season ending Grand National event scheduled for September 15-17 at Atlanta Motorsports Park in Dawsonville, Georgia. The deadline to take advantage of the pre-entry pricing is also fast approaching, with the cutoff date set for Wednesday […]

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Aug 30, 2017
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While 8 national classes on the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series were vying for either a potential trip to Italy, or the chance for free tires and entry to the season finale in October for the Grand Nationals at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina, no one class had as much intensity, drive, and anxiety as the Kid Kart […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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Following the latest event for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting at Virginia International Raceway, Competition Karting Inc is well on their way to securing yet another Manufacturers Title. Coming into the event, CKI had 34 victories in the bank, following the June Summit Point Nationals. Adding another 7 wins at VIR has given the Welcome, […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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Officials for World Karting and the Georgia Sprint Karting Association are proud to announce the entry blank for the “Barnesville Bash” for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is now online. The event, slated for October 6-8 at the legendary Lamar County Speedway in Georgia, promises to be stacked with great competition, as […]

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Aug 29, 2017
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With the 2017 racing season rapidly coming to a conclusion, World Karting Officials are busy preparing for the beginning of the 2018 national season, which, in comparison to most other forms of motorsports, begins before the previous calendar year comes to a halt. WKA and Daytona International Speedway Officials, as well as other groups involved […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Dousman Sunday Report

Eves double dips after wet start to final day at AMK Nationals

Aug 27, 2017
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The final day of the Bridgestone WKA Manufacturers Cup Series AMK Race Products Nationals welcomed rain showers to begin the action. Round Eight of the 2017 championship season, and final step in the Mid-Season Shootout, was contested at the Wolf Paving Raceway – home of the Badger Kart Club. Rain welcomed the racers in the […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Dousman Saturday Report

Kardashian doubles up with handful of drivers scoring first series victories during first day of AMK Nationals

Aug 26, 2017
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The threat of rain haunted the Wolf Paving Raceway all day long as the first round of competition completed Saturday in Dousman, Wisconsin. The seventh round of the Bridgestone WKA Manufacturers Cup Series at the AMK Race Products Nationals completed qualifying, two rounds of heat races and a main event for all eight categories before […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – Dousman Preview

AMK Race Products Nationals on new Wolf Paving Raceway layout to close Bridgestone Shootout

Aug 22, 2017
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The fourth stop of the World Karting Association Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series takes racers to the historic town of Dousman, Wisconsin. The newly renamed Wolf Paving Raceway has been part of karting history for decades, home to the longstanding Badger Kart Club. A number of current and former karting stars got their beginnings at the […]

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – 2017 AMK Race Products Nationals

August 25-27, 2017: Wolf Paving Raceway - Dousman, Wisconsin

Aug 22, 2017
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The 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series resumes this weekend with the fourth event on the year. The AMK Race Products Nationals is set for the Wolf Paving Raceway in Dousman, Wisconsin on August 25-27. The home of the Badger Kart Club expanded its circuit this year, with WKA set to enjoy the historic facility and […]

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Aug 22, 2017
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The approved meeting minutes from the August 8th WKA Board of Trustees Conference Call are now available online at the WKA website. To view the August 8th meeting minutes, CLICK HERE.

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Aug 15, 2017
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CONCORD, NC – The approved meeting minutes from the July 11 WKA Board of Trustees Conference Call are now available online at the WKA website. The Board recently conducted their August conference call, of which minutes will be made available, once approved by the WKA Trustees. To view the July 11 meeting minutes, CLICK HERE.

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Aug 15, 2017
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CONCORD, NC – The pre-entry deadline for the upcoming AMK Race Products Nationals for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at Wolf Paving Raceway in Dousman, Wisconsin is fast approaching. Competitors have until Wednesday, August 16 to take advantage of the pre-entry pricing before at track pricing kicks in. The event in Wisconsin, scheduled for August […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: July 2017 – Brandon Jarsocrak

Four straight weeks of winning for KartSport North America / Praga driver

Aug 15, 2017
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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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Aug 02, 2017
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Nomination Ballots for positions on the WKA Board of Trustees are in the mail to all WKA Master Members, as the annual election process begins. At present, Districts 1 and 10 are up for nominations this year, as both Steve Jacobsen and Andy Seesemann have served their respective back to back terms in the midwest […]

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Aug 01, 2017
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Scorching temperatures in the triple digits all weekend long did not deter a packed paddock area at Virginia International Raceway from putting on some of the best racing of the season to date, as the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting hosted the Summer Nationals, stop #4 of the 5 race national […]

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