Ignite Challenge Series to Offer Regional Level Ignite Competition

Five tracks partner for new traveling series featuring spec Margay / Briggs categories

Mar 24, 2017
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Introducing the Ignite Challenge series! New for 2017, the Ignite Challenge will introduce the popular spec Ignite classes to regional level racing. Traveling to five existing Midwest area Ignite tracks, the Challenge will make a stop at the Gateway Kartplex, Autobahn County Club, Mid-State Kart Club, TNT Kartways and 61 Kartway. The Ignite Challenge will […]

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Speed Concepts Racing Victorious in Ocala

Podiums, wins and championships in Ocala

Mar 24, 2017
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It was another winning weekend for Speed Concepts Racing (SCR) at the final rounds of the MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted Florida Winter Tour as the first year operation took home race wins, podium results and championships over the final two weeks in Ocala. Taking place at the Ocala Gran Prix facility in Ocala, Florida, Speed Concepts […]

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Benik Claims Two Titles in Series Finale

Two championships and one win in the Florida Winter Tour finale

Mar 24, 2017
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Team BENIK claimed another pair of championship titles in the past two weekends at the final round of the MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted Florida Winter Tour. Taking place at the Ocala Gran Prix facility in Ocala, Florida, the team was victorious in both the ROK Cup USA and Rotax MAX Challenge programs, earning a championship at […]

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SwedeTech Earns Gold at WinterNationals

Five wins and eleven podiums for the California engine builder

Mar 24, 2017
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SwedeTech Racing Engines, a fixture at the front of the North American karting scene,  earns gold in multiple classes at the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) WinterNationals, rounds one and two of the Pro Tour, at NOLA Motorsports Park. The premier engine building company scored podium appearances in every class they entered, with a total of five […]

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California ProKart Challenge Returns to Streets of Willow

Superkarts! USA regional program set to tackle high-speed road course on March 31-April 1

Mar 23, 2017
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The California ProKart Challenge is set to return back to action, resuming the 2017 championship chase with the second round of the series at the Willow Springs International Raceway on March 31-April 1. There is no ‘fooling’ around with the second stop, which takes the competitors in the Honda and IAME divisions around the exciting […]

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Mar 23, 2017
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Rain and wet track conditions may have dampened the track for practice and most of qualifying, but it certainly didn’t dampen the spirits of the 132 competitors entered for Round 2 of the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Saturday. As qualifying wrapped up and the rain ended, the track conditions improved for a dry and perfect […]

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Mar 23, 2017
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World Karting Officials extended the pre-entry deadline for the final Winter Cup event of 2017 at Ocala Gran Prix in Florida, but the new cut off day is only two days away! Online registration will close this Friday, March 24th, so don’t delay in getting your registration done today. As a reminder, the finale for […]

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Mar 23, 2017
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With just over a month until the Formula Race Promotions season opener at VIRginia International Raceway, Series registrations for the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 seasons for drivers are well ahead of 2016 levels. Utilizing a new registration system from USAC Racing in addition to a completely revamped schedule, and lower entry fee costs for F2000 […]

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Rok Cup USA Round Four Just Around the Corner

Orlando Kart Center to host final round in April

Mar 23, 2017
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The fourth round of the ROK Cup USA Florida region is just around the corner, kicking off in exactly three weeks. With the Championship Finale event fast approaching, ROK Cup USA officials have information that all potential and confirmed entries must know. With three rounds of Florida Winter Tour now complete and the ROK Cup […]

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Mar 23, 2017
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The highly anticipated arrival of the 2017 Rapido V1 is here. The core of the chassis will remain unchanged as the brands marque model has won the Rotax US Open, SKUSA Supernationls, Rock Island GP and the F-Series to name just a few. Pictured here is the KF version or non-shifter kart. New for 2017 […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: February 2017 – Trey Brown

Broken bone doesn’t stop Junior driver from earning victory at California ProKart Challenge

Mar 22, 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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Mar 22, 2017
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The first round of the 2017 series for IAME Cadets, TKM, X30 and Rotax classes didn’t see a single period of dry running, and with no action until midday on Sunday due to the torrential rain the organisers at Rowrah did incredibly well to get through the entire programme. MSA British Cadet Kart Championship Taylor […]

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Mar 22, 2017
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As spring approaches, international kart racing is seeing a weather situation more in line with the standards of the discipline. The Parolin Racing Kart team was able to perform very well during the third round of the WSK Super Master Series. To the excellent performance of Camplese among the best in KZ2, was added the […]

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Mar 22, 2017
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Kosmic Kart-Vortex chassis at the forefront at the International La Conca circuit. Patrik Hajek won in KZ2 and Karol Basz gained the second position in OK. In the shifter category, KZ2, Patrik soon showed to be a candidate for victory, winning two heats and gaining the front row of the prefinal. The further success confirms […]

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Mar 22, 2017
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The French chassis continues increase morale by completing outstanding performances at the highest level of international karting. Undoubted leaders of KZ2 since the start of the 2017 season, the Sodi drivers proved this weekend at La Conca that they could also count on the equipment in situations with strong grip. The 2nd place for Bas […]

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Mar 22, 2017
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As the newest season for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series prepares to take to the track this weekend in the Water Medic Southeast Showdown at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, competitors will have the chance to not only compete for the right to stand atop the podium as the weekends […]

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Challenge of the Americas Offering Bonus Purse at Series Finale

Registration closes March 24 for final rounds of championship program at Simraceway

Mar 21, 2017
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The 10th season of the Challenge of the Americas is set to close out on April 7-9 at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California – one of the most picturesque locations for a karting facility in the world. Tickets for the 2017 Rotax Grand Finals remain up for grabs in the three headline […]

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EKN One-on-One: Marco Oldhafer – Gearup Challenge F-Series

A series by the racers for the racers continues its growth spurt

Mar 21, 2017
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The possibilities in karting are endless. I have always said that karting is what you make of it. If you want to spend a few Saturdays at the track, or travel across the country and around the world, the opportunities are never-ending. That said, in recent years, racers in the Northeast were lacking a program […]

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Mar 21, 2017
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In the midst of a most successful weekend of racing at Roebling Road Raceway in Savannah, Georgia for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting, World Karting Officials held their annual awards presentation, honoring the 2016 champions, and many other special award recipients. Using the The Art Room at The Mighty Eighth […]

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Mar 21, 2017
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April 1-2 will be the start of another solid year of great kart racing for the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships. The premier Northern California regional series will begin its 16th season at one of the country’s finest tracks, Simraceway International Karting Track at Sonoma Raceway. The 2017 season will again feature the Molecule Northern California […]

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