Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge Set for Exciting 2018 Season

Four events, guaranteed SuperSunday spots and three SuperNationals tickets in store for the SKUSA regional program in Lone Star State

Feb 16, 2018
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The 2018 season marks the seventh year of the SKUSA Texas ProKart Challenge. After six seasons of both SKUSA and Rotax competition, last year was one of adjustment, and the series streamlined their program around the Superkarts! USA platform with a pure center on the IAME and Honda categories. The move to align under the […]

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Feb 16, 2018
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Continuing on with the theme of Cadet Kart domination in 2018, Nitro Kart drivers swept the Mini Swift and Micro Swift championships at the concluding round of the SKUSA Winter Series at Ocala Gran Prix this past weekend. Brent Crews, Ben Maier, and Parker Delong all rolled into Ocala with a shot at their respective […]

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Rok Cup USA and Sim Performance Driving Center Lock Down Multi-Year Agreement

Partnership now in place that will see ROK engines on track at the famed facility

Feb 16, 2018
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After months of negotiations, ROK Cup Promotions is pleased to announce a long-term agreement with the Sim Performance Driving Center located at Sonoma Raceway. The agreement will see the Vortex Engine platform and Bridgestone Tire combination run at the famed facility and the local program take on the name of ROK Sonoma Presented by Sanzaru […]

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Feb 16, 2018
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eShifter Kart is one of the founding sponsors of the Open 2-Stroke Championship series. With well over 20 Shifter Karts showing up at any given event throughout the northwest the competition is outstanding. In an effort to continue our support for the series we would like to announce our contribution to the championship awards for […]

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Feb 16, 2018
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The 23rd edition of the Winter Cup got underway at the South Garda Karting circuit with free practice that named the first protagonists of the event. Qualifying practice and heats on Friday February 16th. After the first two intense days of Wednesday and Thursday dedicated to sporting and technical scrutineering, all is set at the […]

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Podiums for Deukmedjian, Gonzalez, Powell and Speed Concepts Racing

Gonzalez claims pole position and prefinal victory

Feb 15, 2018
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Closing out the second of three consecutive weekends of racing, Speed Concepts Racing drivers continued their consistent string of results in Ocala, Florida. Taking on the fierce competitors at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Winter Series at Ocala Gran Prix, team drivers managed to garner pole positions, prefinal victories and main event podium results to close […]

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Feb 15, 2018
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333 drivers are about to make it to the start of the 23rd edition of the Winter Cup, which is another important result that adds on to the records of this event that has one of the most prestigious Hall of Fame of karting. The Live Timing service will be available from Thursday February 15th, […]

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Feb 14, 2018
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The Open 2-stroke Championship (O2S) presented by WORD Racing is excited to announce a partnership with the ROK Cup USA Series and the series becoming a qualifier for the 2018 ROK the RIO! The 2018 championship winner in each O2S class will earn a ticket for the final event on the 2018 ROK Cup USA […]

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Feb 14, 2018
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Bell Racing USA has partnered with Mazda Motorsports to bring together scholarship and safety for Mazda Road to Indy and Mazda Road to 24 scholarship winners. Through this partnership, the Mazda Road to Indy Champions, the Global MX-5 Champion, the MRTI Shootout Champion, and the MX-5 Shootout Champion will receive an offer to sign a […]

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2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Kelsey Hann

Top Canadian and female driver in Junior ranks places third overall

Feb 14, 2018
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The 2017 season marked the third year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV. The purpose of the effort is to promote the grassroots Briggs 206 program across North America, providing racers with the opportunity to match up against other drivers from across the United States and Canada. Through the support […]

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Feb 14, 2018
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The first race of the 2018 Texas Sprint Racing Series will kick off next weekend, February 17-18, at Speedsportz in Houston, TX. The series will be building upon the 2017 season which saw some of the best regional competition for Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. The series includes both 2-cycle and 4-cycle classes. Registration can be […]

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Feb 13, 2018
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CRG has presented the official web page of the project devised for entry level karts  Kart Championship (www.briggskartchampionship.com) in early February. This is a user-friendly and complete website, an evolved software solution that will manage classifications and that will keep all drivers constantly connected with on track activities. The heart of the website is the […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA Winter Series – Ocala Weekend Report

Travisanutto and Jarsocrak split X30 Senior race wins for Kart Republic

Feb 13, 2018
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The Ocala Gran Prix circuit played host to the final round of the Superkarts! USA Winter Series over the weekend and crowned the program’s inaugural champion following Sunday’s action on the 0.6-mile, eight-turn circuit in Florida.  The new Kart Republic operation earned its first championship after debuting at last November’s SuperNationals, thanks to an impressive […]

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Arias Deukmedjian On the Podium Again in SKUSA Competition

Another strong showing in Ocala for Deukmedjian

Feb 13, 2018
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After claiming the victory at the second round of the inaugural Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Winter Series back in January, Merritt Island, Florida resident Arias Deukmedjian would hope to do it again one month later. Joining the Speed Concepts Racing squad for rounds three and four, the Asian American driver piloted his Tony Kart to the […]

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Feb 13, 2018
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Pitt Race is proud to announce a new format for kart racing for 2018. The Pitt Race LO206 Cup and Rental League Series were formed to provide affordable entry into competitive kart racing. This series will consist of Two small sprint series made up of 5 races each. The combined points from each series will […]

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Feb 13, 2018
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The Super Karts USA! Pro Tour will commence March 2nd through the 4th in New Orleans, Louisiana at the world-class facility, Nola Motorsports Park. The SKUSA Pro Tour is a 6 race championship that attracts 250+ national drivers per event. Birel ART North America, will be offering complete ‘Arrive & Drive’ packages for drivers interested. Programs […]

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Feb 12, 2018
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Our second episode of the ‘Industry Insider’ podcast has EKN’s Rob Howden talk with Nick Tucker of Nitro Kart. Today, the brand is among the top Cadet chassis on the market after a stellar opening year in 2017. Tucker has been involved in motorsports and karting since he was a kid. Howden dives into his […]

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Feb 12, 2018
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While winter weather wreaks havoc on much of the United States, the West Coast enjoyed perfect conditions for the opening round of the flagship SuperKarts! USA regional program, the California ProKart Challenge. Two of Top Kart USA’s dealers were on site at the 7/10-mile Buttonwillow Raceway Park and both walked away with victories against some […]

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VemmeKart Readies for Second Event for Challenge of the Americas

Factory driver set to make series debut in Shifter ROK

Feb 12, 2018
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Following a multi-podium and race-winning event at the first round of the Challenge of the Americas, the VemmeKart brand is set to continue their assault, this time in California. Entering seven hungry competitors over the four different Vortex ROK powered classes, including VemmeKart factory driver Lorenzo Lapina, the growing brand hopes to add to their […]

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Feb 09, 2018
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The United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) presented by MG Tires and IAME USA East is pleased to announce the addition of Nitro Kart as a third presenting sponsor.  With Nick Tucker at the helm, Nitro Kart has been making big waves in the cadet kart ranks in recent years.  USPKS is pleased to have […]

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