California ProKart Challenge To Crown 2017 Champions

Championship podium drivers to be honored at awards banquet on October 28

Oct 23, 2017
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The 2017 California ProKart Challenge wrapped up the season at the largest finale in series history. A record total of 193 entries contested the two-day Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix on September 30-October 1 to complete the California PKC six race events, as the 11 different series champions were decided. The flagship Superkarts! USA regional […]

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DKM Champions Declared at the Finale in Italy

New winners on the South Garda Circuit

Oct 23, 2017
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Last weekend the finale of the German Kart Championship and its four grade series took place on the South Garda Circuit in Italy. The highest German kart racing series started in Italy for the first time ever and experienced exciting races. The weather was special as well: Heavy rain made for difficult conditions on Sunday. […]

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Race Report: Sanzaru Games Karting Championship – Round Eight

Championships Tighten Up In Some Classes, Championships Locked Up In Other Classes

Oct 23, 2017
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A beautiful warm weekend made for a great weekend of racing for the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships Race #8 at Sonoma Raceway’s Simraceway Performance Karting Center. The difficult and tight Reverse Sprint layout challenged the drivers. In post-race raffles, Sebastiaan Mulder won a set of tires and Derek Domingos a free race entry that was […]

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OnTrack: CRG FS4

New chassis focused on #OperationGrassroots movement for the entire globe

Oct 23, 2017
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The sport of karting in North America is in a very positive place right now. The #OperationGrassroots movement continues to grow, strengthening the base of the pyramid by helping to re-establish the fun, fair, and exciting racing that we have grown to love and even form lifestyles around. This movement has caught the attention of […]

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Jake Craig Awarded eKartingNews.com Karting Entry Ticket

California Talent to Contest MRTI Scholarship Shootout

Oct 20, 2017
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After a comprehensive review process by karting industry authority eKartingNews.com’s Publisher/Editor-in-Chief Rob Howden and Managing Editor David Cole, Mission Viejo, Calif., native Jake Craig, 19, emerged from a list of six finalists to earn a coveted ticket to the Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout. Howden and Cole were tasked with the difficult […]

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Top Kart USA Crowned Champions at WKA Grand Nationals

Four championships and six wins for the Indiana squad

Oct 20, 2017
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Top Kart USA caps off the end of the World Karting Association(WKA) season better than ever, earning six wins, seven pole positions, and 11 top-five results at the WKA Grand Nationals, October 13-15th at the Go Pro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. The team also added four series championships to their resume over the weekend, […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Paolo De Conto has claimed the victory in KZ2 at the “Race of Stars” for the second year running in Australia at the end of a very difficult race due to the rain. CRG secured a one-two finish as Pierce Lehane ended second. Paolo De Conto is again on top. CRG’s driver won in fact […]

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NF Piqeut Sports Set for SuperNationals with 23 Drivers

Florida based team set to show their power in Vegas

Oct 20, 2017
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For the 21st edition of the largest karting event in the world, the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals, NF Piquet Sports will arrive in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 15-19 and will be there in full force. As in the previous two events, the mega event will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center, adjacent […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Cometic Gasket, Inc., is pleased to announce a new line of performance Top and Bottom End Gasket Kits available to the Karting market. All Cometic products are made in the United States with materials manufactured on American soil. Family owned and operated, Cometic is housed in a 70,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art R&D and manufacturing center in […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Excellent feedback from the 1st edition of the CRG Rental Kart World Contest, held in Lignano Sabbiadoro (Italy), with over 20 teams registered for the 8 Hours Endurance race, won by Enemy Team, and the Sprint race for the driver’s title, won by Daniel Didolani. Great performance of the CRG Centurion karts, that guaranteed an […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Jonathan Kotyk has written another blog to recount his first hectic week in the UK and look forward to what promises to be an exciting next few days at the Formula Formula Ford Festival: (http://teamusascholarship.org/?p=4164) After a successful test at Donington Park last Thursday, Aaron and I helped the Cliff Dempsey team pack up the […]

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Zilisch Wins Rok Cup International Final

North Carolina driver becomes second American to win at prestigious event at South Garda Karting

Oct 20, 2017
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This past weekend was the 15th edition of the Rok Cup International Final, held at the South Garda Karting facility in Lonato, Italy. A total of 415 ‘Rokkers’ from 49 countries and five continents took to the track in the five divisions offered, including 162 in the Mini Rok class. That is where the United […]

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Ron White Racing Ready for SKUSA SuperNationals 21

Northern California-based operation providing CRG Stock Honda and IAME arrive-and-drive programs

Oct 19, 2017
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For nearly two decades, Ron White Racing (RWR) has been providing the best customer service to racers in the Northern California area. As a veteran racer and long-time CRG driver, Ron White understands the dedication and hard work that is required to become a national champion. White is among the few Americans to win at […]

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Oct 19, 2017
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The Western Canadian Karting Championship has been given a rebirth, with plans to host three events for the 2018 season. The program is focused on developing a strong Canadian-based traveling series catering to all racers from club to national level. Three events make up the schedule, in conjunction with the three tracks club weekends. June […]

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Oct 19, 2017
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The 5th annual 4-Cycle Super Showdown is once again being held at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility located in Phoenix, Arizona. The event begins with move-in on Thursday, October 19 and practice all day Friday, October 20. Racing is set for two days of battle over Saturday and Sunday. The changes that are […]

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EKN Trackside: Texas ProKart Challenge – Speedsportz Racing Park

Superkarts! USA regional champions crowned as series christens new Houston-area facility

Oct 19, 2017
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The Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge is a series on an upswing, and with solid fields taking to the track this past weekend in Houston, the program certainly ended with a bang.  Five race groups rolled through two full days of competition at the new Speedsportz Racing Park in New Caney, Texas and the action […]

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Oct 19, 2017
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A great Andrea Tonoli and Massimo Dante have displayed very good competitiveness in the Shifter at the Rok Cup International Final with Maranello Kart. A series of strong performances have been put in once again by Maranello Kart’s drivers in the recent Rok Cup International Final held in Lonato, where an excellent Andrea Tonoli and […]

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Oct 19, 2017
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Birel ART is already putting in place the essential elements of its immediate future in racing. The legendary Italian factory has learned the lessons of the 2017 season, and the many positive points of the year that is coming to an end enable it to develop a new offensive strategy for 2018. The homologation of […]

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Rotax Max Challenge Euro Trophy Created

New 3-day format and Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals tickets to win

Oct 19, 2017
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BRP-Rotax, the manufacturer of Rotax kart engines located in Austria, and Camp Company GmbH, race organizer (RMC Germany) established in Germany, are pleased to announce their collaboration in organizing and promoting an international Rotax race series in Europe. The Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy* which will run with four events planned in 2018. “We are […]

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Crews Lands Mini Title at 2017 IAME International Final

USPKS champion earns victory in Le Mans, France to become second USA driver to earn X30 championship

Oct 18, 2017
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The best X30 drivers from around the world converged on the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France for the sixth edition of the IAME International Final. A total of 454 drivers took part in the six categories in the week long event alongside the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans road circuit. A total […]

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