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The completion of Round Three tonight moves the Rental League Powered by Sunoco Race Fuels past the halfway point in the five-week series. Drivers have completed 9 of the 15 races, shifting their focus to the hunt for a rental league championship. With just a few races left, drivers truly turned up the wick. Current […]

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Nearly three months separated rounds 4 and 5 of the SKUSA Prokart Challenge championship, but the anxious wait came to an end this past weekend at the Lake Elsinore Storm baseball stadium at an exciting and technical temporary circuit laid out in the parking lot. The track would be a replica design of the SKUSA […]

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CRG will celebrate the 30th anniversary in World Championships at the forthcoming CIK-FIA World Championship to be held in Essay (France) next September 21st. The team’s prize list features 36 World Championships won since 1984 with direct drive karts as well as with shifters. The CIK-FIA KF World Championship will take place next 21 September […]

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Born today, a brand new product in the karting world, which bears the name of one of the best talents in the motorsport World: Daniel Ricciardo. “Ricciardo Kart” will be a line of go-karts which covers the whole range of categories, from Mini-kart, to Rotax and the CIK-FIA classes (KFJ, KF, KZ). It will be […]

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Twelve Finalists Announced for Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 Test

Drivers will progress to interview process to narrow field, winners to be announced October 13

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The Mazda Road to Indy added another rung to its already impressive ladder following an announcement in late June that Andersen Promotions and the Mazda Road to Indy had formed an alliance with the MAXSpeed Group and the United States Rotax Max Challenge program. Less than three months after the initial announcement, the partnership today […]

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Important Rotax Pan American Challenge Event Information

Registration, track info, rentals, and hotels

Sep 17, 2014 Rotax Pan American Logo
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Set for October 15-19, 2014, the Rotax Pan American Challenge will take place at the picturesque GoPro Motorplex facility in the heart of NASCAR country in Mooresville, North Carolina. With the event fast approaching, the MAXSpeed Group and MAXSpeed Entertainment would like to remind teams and competitors about some key and important information. “We are […]

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At the meeting on September 12th, 2014 in Beijing (CHN), the FIA World Motor Sport Council made two decisions concerning Karting. The International Karting Commission (CIK-FIA) was asked to conduct a study for the creation of a new class before KF-Junior for young drivers under 13. Following the success of the CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy, […]

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We had a good feeling that the turnout for the past few races were going to be good but were pleasantly surprised that the expectations far exceeded our thoughts. The competition was super strong and the positive atmosphere within the program was a big highlight! Going into the final round we are very confident of […]

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Sep 17, 2014 USPKS-New Castle-Video
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Erikson Media is proud to release their highlight video of the United States Pro Kart Series. Over the August 15-17 weekend, over 100 racers converged on the popular New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana, contesting the seventh and eight rounds of the sophomore championship. The five-minute clip shows the intensity and determination of […]

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CRG-USA Continues Success as Summer Closes

Championships in Rocky Mountain and podium finishes at California ProKart Challenge for CRG USA drivers

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The CRG-USA operation continued its support of CRG drivers through August and into September, still achieving top results with every event. The growing race team closed out the 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge with three championships in the Stock Moto categories to end the month of August, and began September with podium results and top-five […]

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Salbris Celebrates Rotax Euro Champions 2014

First Win for Verschoor, title for Preining - Webb takes crown as Cooper defends

Sep 16, 2014 Rotax Euro Challenge 2014 Champions
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After stops in Genk (Belgium), Castelletto (Italy) and Zuera (Spain) the last round of ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge 2014 was held in France from 1st to 7th September 2014. Again the organising RGMMC Establishment welcomed full grids in the three categories of junior, senior and DD2 which represented drivers from 28 nations from all around […]

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The Simcoe Kart Club Sept. 14 race was cancelled due to inclement weather.  That race is rescheduled for this Sunday, Sept. 21, at 3-S Go Karts in Sutton.  Consequently, this Sunday’s races will be a doubleheader. As previously scheduled, SKC will host the Toronto Kart Club in the morning. The afternoon races will compensate for […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – August 2014 – Sting Ray Robb

Rookie Junior driver earns first ticket to Rotax Grand Finals through Can-Am program

Sep 16, 2014 Sting Ray Robb won Round Seven to help him secure the vice-champion spot at the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Thanks to the partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United States […]

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The 2014 European CIK-FIA Championship ended two weeks ago, with the titles won by the two British drivers Callum Ilott (Zanardi-Parilla-Dunlop) and Enaam Ahmed (FA Kart-Vortex-Vega) in KF and KFJ, but it is already time for a new, thrilling event. To join the competition in one of the most important event of the season, teams […]

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Checkered Motorsports will be returning to New Castle Raceway Park for the Robopong  200.   Their last visit at the 1 mile road course secured the team with a victory and earning yet again another TaG national title in the United States Pro Kart Series.  Joining forces with Adrenaline Fix Karting, the team will be featuring […]

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Myles Rowe will arrive for his next race in Mooresville, NC at the GoPro Motorplex with his first national sponsor, Core Power. Winning a Championship within his first 2 years, Rowe has garnered the attention of several sponsors, including Core Power. On September 21st Myles will enter one of his final racing series in the […]

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EKN TV: Rock Island Grand Prix On-Board w/Tony Jump and David Cole

Picture-and-picture of Yamaha SuperCan Heavy main event with EKN audio from Labor Day street race

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This past Labor Day weekend was the 20th annual Rock Island Grand Prix. Nearly 100 karters converged to the Quad Cities area, turning the city streets of Rock Island, Illinois into a two-day race. The excitement continues from the time racers arrive Friday afternoon until the closing hours of Sunday. Each and every year, the […]

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Florida Winter Tour Class Structure, Dates and Locations Confirmed

2015 will see stops in Homestead, Orlando and Ocala

Sep 12, 2014 Florida Winter Tour MAXSpeed logo 2014
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After the recent announcement of the acquisition of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT), the MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce the dates and locations for the 2015 edition of the popular and competitive series as well as some big changes to the Formula Kart weekend class structure.  The upcoming season will feature […]

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Sep 12, 2014 Brandon Lemke captured four wins in the Junior classes (Photo: Joe Brittin)
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The MG Tire / L & T Manufacturing Route 66 Sprint Series concluded the 2014 racing season at Mid-State Raceway on September 6-7 with a big turnout of 261 entries. The event was sponsored by B & B Electric and was called the Loren Niehaus Memorial Race in honor of founding Mid-State Kart Club member […]

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2014 FKCS Banquet will be Sat. Oct 4, 2014, at the Hilton in Ocala. Doors open at 6:30pm and Dinner will be served at 7pm. Racers with 5 or more races this season will be free and any additional tickets will be $35. Everyone must register for the banquet in Motorsports Reg including the free […]

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