DRT Racing Gearing up for 2015 Season

United States DR Racing Kart team set for full year of national and regional competition

Mar 03, 2015 DRT Racing logo
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The DR Racing Kart is among the sport’s rising brands around the world, and in the United States as well. North American chassis importer and team DRT Racing enjoys its strong and close relationship with the Italian operation, and continues to develop a growing list of dealers and racers committed to the DR Racing Kart. […]

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Utah Kart Championship Ready to Kick Off 2015 Season

Series encouraged by ongoing growth

Mar 03, 2015 The 13-round Utah Kart Championship, based at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, will kick off its 2015 racing season in April. (Photo: Miller Motorsports Park / Jeremy Henrie)
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The Utah Kart Championship (UKC), based at Miller Motorsports Park, is preparing to kick off its ninth annual championship season. For 2015, the UKC continues its steady growth with a 13-race championship running from April through October. There will be 13 classes competing in all 13 rounds of the championship. There are classes available for […]

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Mar 03, 2015 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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The second stop of the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max Challenge program took place at the Orlando Kart Center. Challenging weather conditions was a major factor, with dry conditions allowing for an exciting Friday for qualifying, followed by a full day of heavy rains on Saturday. Competitors and the facility dried out on […]

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Superkarts! USA Announces 2015 Pro Tour Prize Package

Over $150,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs this season as SKUSA resets the bar

Mar 02, 2015 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour 2015 logo SKUSA
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If you were to look at the recent history of karting in North America, you would see that the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is the sport’s biggest success story in terms of national competition.  A focus on steady growth and consistent improvement has resulted in the largest fields in recent memory, as over 230 racers […]

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Mar 02, 2015 KZ2 podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The WSK Gold Cup has got a name which perfectly represents the spirit of the event. The Cup had its final phase in schedule today, at the Adria Karting Raceway. All the 130 drivers taking part in this one-round tournament did their best until the very end, always trying to achieve a better position, never […]

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Mar 01, 2015 Jonathan Thonon (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The battles seen in today’s heats haven’t still cleared the air: we don’t know yet who the possible winners of the WSK Gold Cup are. The one-round tournament of international kart racing is taking place at the Adria Karting Raceway, on the 1,302 metres of its track near Rovigo (northern Italy). All the qualifying heats […]

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Feb 28, 2015 Flavio Camponeschi  (Photo: Foto Formula K)
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First racing day on the circuit of Adria (Rovigo, Italy), where the last sessions of qualifying of the WSK Gold Cup took place. The free practice of the morning gave way to qualifying for the KZ2, KF and KF Junior categories. The 60 Mini, the fourth category admitted to the race, will get on track […]

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Kart racer Eli Beets continued his command over the Junior classes with a hat trick during round two of the American Kart Racing Association’s (AKRA) Big Eight Million Dollar Series sponsored by Unilli Tires hosted by Dexter Speedway in Dexter, GA.  Feb. 21st.  After round one at Cross Roads Speedway in Jasper, FL $32,000 was […]

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US Open Information Coming Soon From MAXSpeed Entertainment

Rotax and Shifterkart competitors to battle in three race program across the USA

Feb 27, 2015 MAXSpeed US Open logo
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As the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour reaches the halfway point, MAXSpeed Entertainment is already actively promoting and planning for the initial US Open program. With the first event set to take place in the middle of May at the Dallas Karting Complex, MAXSpeed Entertainment is planning the launch of their new MAXSpeed Entertainment website, […]

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2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA Program Presented by MG Tires a Success in Orlando

More great racing action at the Orlando Kart Center for round two

Feb 27, 2015 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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With a successful round one in the books for the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment, ROK Cup USA drivers would head to the Orlando Kart Center in central Florida this past weekend. While cooler weather greeted drivers at the beginning of the weekend, by the end of the event, that […]

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California ProKart Challenge Travels to Willow Springs

Second round of 2015 championship series set for Rosamond facility

Feb 27, 2015 Big fields are expected once again, this time without the rain, for Round Two of the California ProKart Challenge (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The 2015 season is underway for the Superkarts! USA organization, as its flagship regional program – the California ProKart Challenge – is set for its second event of the year. On March 6-7, racers from all over the western half of the United States will converge on the kart track at Willow Springs International Raceway […]

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Feb 27, 2015 GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Hoosier logo
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We are proud to announce our newest partnership with Hoosier Racing Tire as title sponsor of the 2015 Karting Challenge club series. As the official tire for all Karting Challenge series divisions (excluding Kid Karts), Hoosier Racing Tire will also sweeten the year-end championship prizes, adding a set of tires and a Hoosier Champion Jacket […]

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Benik Kart Once Again at the Front in Vortex Rok Classes

Multiple podiums for Florida based team

Feb 27, 2015 Kart Benik
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Relatively new on the karting scene compared to the much larger teams, BENIK Kart continues to develop a name for themselves on the national level. Competing at the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour this past weekend at the Orlando Kart Center in Orlando, Florida, Team BENIK was once again at the front of the field […]

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2015 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship Events Selected

Program adds more events and Cadet divisions to highlight chassis success across the country

Feb 27, 2015 EKN Constructors Championship logo
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eKartingNews.com is happy to announce the structure and events for the 2015 EKN Constructors Championship program. The 2014 season crowned Tony Kart with its fourth straight title, exceeding the rest of the brands throughout the year, as CRG and Top Kart finished completed the podium. For the new season, the EKN CC program is expanding, […]

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Selliken Adds to Podium Total for 2015 at Rotax Challenge of the Americas

Another solid weekend for Rolison Performance Group driver to stay in title chase

Feb 26, 2015 Luke Selliken drove his Rolison Performance Group Kosmic to the podium both days at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas event in Phoneix (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Rising motorsports star Luke Selliken added to his list of podium finishes on his growing CV following the action at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association for the second stop of the 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas. The February 13-15 event hosted rounds three and four of the six-race championship series, that will award the […]

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EKN EXCLUSIVE: Bushnell Motorsports Park Set for Opening This Summer in Florida

Spaude family set to break ground on new karting facility

Feb 26, 2015 Bushnell Motorsports Park logo
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Central Florida will welcome a new karting facility this year as the Spaude family is set to open Bushnell Motorsports Park. The new track is set to be constructed just off Interstate 75 in Bushnell, Florida, and operate roughly 45 minutes north of Tampa and 45 minutes south of Ocala. Bret and Rebecca Spaude will […]

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Feb 25, 2015 Checkered Motorsports logo
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With the cold winter months slowly coming to an end, the Girard, Ohio based team is still pushing strong in the state of Florida.  Competing in the Florida Pro Kart Series and the Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup program the team has been successful on the Bridgestone and MG tire compounds displaying the adaptability that […]

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Behind the Laptop: The TRUE ‘Kart Life’

Karting is what you make of it

Feb 25, 2015 Behind the Laptop David Cole
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Over the last few weeks, karting has hit the mainstream media thanks to the airing of Kart Life on the TruTV cable network. During the 2014 season, a large film crew followed the lives of 10 karting families as they traveled around the country from May through October, filming at a number of events, including […]

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Feb 24, 2015 COTA-PHX-Digital Magazine-Christian Brooks
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Nearly 100 drivers took part in the third and fourth rounds of the six-race Rotax Challenge of the Americas championship series, set to crown champions next month in Sonoma, including four ticket to the 2015 Rotax Grand Finals. It was nearly 100 degrees difference from that of the northern portion of the United States and […]

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ONE MOTORSPORT (ONE) is delighted to announce that following two successful test days at Clay Pigeon Raceway in Dorset, England, they have entered into an agreement appointing Apex Karts Sports (APEX) of North Reading, MA, USA as the exclusive Importer and Distributor of the ONE Kart Range and Accessories within North America. As part of […]

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