July 29, 2013 at 4:28 pm #5241
This week brings on the annual United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals. Nearly 200 drivers from all across the country will converge on the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. Teams and drivers are already on site, taking part in unofficial practice scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, with Wednesday serving as the official practice day. The real action begins Thursday with qualifying and the start of the heat races, ending Saturday with Prefinal and Final activities to decide the 2013 champions.
EKN will once again be providing our popular Trackside coverage. Be sure to follow this thread for updates as the event unfolds and look for the event preview on the website on Tuesday morning, including a complete entry list. Also, follow EKN on Facebook and Twitter for live updates along with InstagramJuly 29, 2013 at 7:46 pm #5272
Looking forward to getting on the ground in Charlotte tomorrow to get my first look at the new Mooresville facility. Should be a great weekend all around, and I know that I’m excited to be back on the trackside PA again for the Grand Nationals. I had a blast with the event staff in South Bend last year and look forward to doing all again this year in North Carolina.
Can’t wait to see how Team USA stacks up for the Grand Finals!
Rob Howden - eKartingNews.com Publisher / Editor - @RobHowdenJuly 30, 2013 at 11:05 am #5336July 31, 2013 at 11:26 am #5444
The EKN Staff has made it to the pristine GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina for the 2013 United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals. The official practice day is underway, with the conditions very cloudy with no rain at the moment. The classes are into their second practice session of the day, running on dry tires after a wet track early on. The third and forth sessions of the day will be timed, and we will have the top-10 here, along with updates on Facebook and Twitter.
Here is the order for the day:
Senior BJuly 31, 2013 at 1:39 pm #5479July 31, 2013 at 1:42 pm #5480July 31, 2013 at 1:44 pm #5481July 31, 2013 at 1:59 pm #5488July 31, 2013 at 2:00 pm #5489July 31, 2013 at 2:32 pm #5497July 31, 2013 at 3:15 pm #5500July 31, 2013 at 3:21 pm #5501July 31, 2013 at 3:42 pm #5503July 31, 2013 at 4:01 pm #5505July 31, 2013 at 4:21 pm #5506July 31, 2013 at 4:25 pm #5507July 31, 2013 at 4:59 pm #5508July 31, 2013 at 5:07 pm #5509July 31, 2013 at 5:09 pm #5510August 1, 2013 at 5:55 am #5599
THURSDAY – August 1
It’s down to business at the 2013 US Rotax Grand Nationals as the second official day begins. Qualifying and the opening round of heat races will be contested today. Results from each session will be posted here, along with the new Paddock Insider updated as it happens. Keep refreshing both to see the latest info on today’s action. Here is the order for the day:
Senior MaxAugust 1, 2013 at 6:38 am #5604August 1, 2013 at 6:49 am #5606August 1, 2013 at 7:04 am #5608August 1, 2013 at 7:28 am #5612August 1, 2013 at 7:30 am #5613
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