Oct 27, 2015
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The homologation procedure for the new OK and OK-Junior direct drive engines is not yet complete but already several countries are expressing interest in the new CIK-FIA engines. All over the world, the arrival of the OK engines is accompanied by a strong hopes for the renewal of Competition Karting. Six brands have applied for […]

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Oct 27, 2015
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A title trifecta for Christchurch-based karting international Matthew Hamilton was the highlight of KartSport New Zealand’s annual Island sprint titles meetings in Blenheim and Te Puke over the weekend. In fine spring weather multi-time KartSport New Zealand champion Hamilton won the KZ2 and 125cc Rotax Max Light class titles at the Wadsco Motor World South […]

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Oct 27, 2015
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Race 10 of the NOLA Sprint Kart Championship prove to be another great day of racing. Even with the threat of wet weather present all day as Hurricane Patricia closed in on the Gulf South. The 56 entries among 11 classes of racing put on another great show for everyone that came out to watch, […]

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Sabré Cook Makes the Switch to Energy and Enters US Open Finale Elite Shifter Division

Cook will look to use speed of new chassis to challenge for overall series crown

Oct 27, 2015
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With the ultimate round of the inaugural MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted US Open program set to take place this coming weekend at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, Elite Shifter pilot Sabré Cook will enter the event with a little different look. Currently sitting third in the championship points battle, Cook will […]

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Payton Durrant and Ugo Ugochukwu Back with Team Koene USA in 2016

2015 race winners will rejoin Indiana based squad next season

Oct 27, 2015
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With the 2015 karting season all but complete and the 2016 campaign just around the corner, Team Koene USA is happy to announce that Payton Durrant and Ugo Ugochukwu will be back with the squad next season. Building upon their success, the duo will look to continue the strong results from the driver development program […]

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Oct 27, 2015
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In a statement released on the United States Pro Kart Series Facebook page, series promoter Mark Coats announced a revised schedule for the 2016 season. Below is the statement and the new dates for the program. We as a series are always trying to do what is best for the sport of karting. The United […]

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Oct 26, 2015
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Today the Adria Raceway witnessed the decisive showdown of the ROTAX MAX International Open. The final day of the prestigious event lived up to its promise: Thrilling and exciting fights made the races’ outcome unpredictable up to the chequered flag. In the end Nicolas Schoell (juniors), Stan Pex (seniors), Andreas Backman (DD2) and Robert Schluenssen […]

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Sanzaru Games Karting Round Nine – Where The Championships Will Be Determined

Pro Stock Honda is the GoPro Featured Class with many top Pro’s battling!

Oct 26, 2015
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All the hard work comes down to one final race, the finale of the season. Race #9 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships will determine the champions in 8 of the 10 classes in the series, only 80 Masters and EVO Electrics has been sewn up. Many of the remaining Banquet podium positions are still […]

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Phil Giebler Racing to Distribute Ricciardo Kart on West Coast

Veteran American racer and team owner, Phil Giebler of PGR Racing, becomes the West Coast distributor for Ricciardo Kart and Freeline products

Oct 26, 2015
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After a very successful launch of the Birel ART and Ricciardo Kart products at the at the end of the third quarter in 2015, the brands have created their own momentum which has been carried across to the West Coast with Phil Giebler Racing. After coming to a formal agreement with the importer PSL Karting, […]

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Energy Kart USA and CRG USA Announce Drivers for US Open of Las Vegas

Several heavy hitters and potential race winners featured in team lineup for US Open of Las Vegas

Oct 26, 2015
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Energy Kart USA and CRG USA are bringing a lineup of heavy hitters to the 2015 US Open of Las Vegas, which will be held October 27 – 31 on the grounds of the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. Announced this week that Stacey Cook has inked a deal with Energy Kart to become the […]

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Oct 26, 2015
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Piloting a Tod Miller Racing Engines powered Charger chassis, Ty Bass, of Pikeville, N.C., produced four wins last Sunday (Oct 11) during US-13 Kart Club’s hosting of the fourth of five races in the Maxxis Tires Battle at the Beach series. In addition to the 21-kart classes raced at the Delmar, DE track that day, […]

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Oct 25, 2015
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Race action was on the agenda of the ROTAX MAX International Open on Saturday. On the Adria Raceway 18 qualifying heats ascertained the grids for the upcoming finals on Sunday. While the Italian weather made for perfect racing conditions again, the 105 drivers showed some very fierce fights and uncountable overtaking manoeuvres. In the junior […]

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Oct 24, 2015
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On Friday the ROTAX MAX International Open kicked off the first decisive sessions. On the beautiful and modern track of Adria Raceway over one hundred drivers headed for the qualifying practice while sunny and almost cloudless weather made for best conditions on the 1.300 metres long circuit. In the end the key to the pole […]

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Aiden Baker Crouse Scores Another Win at Carolina Motorsports Park

Ionic Edge Scores Big at SEKA & Carolina Karting Challenge Events

Oct 23, 2015
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Kyle Luttrell’s IONIC Edge Chassis had a big weekend in Southeast regional series racing. IONIC Edge racers collected wins at the Carolina Karting Challenge two-day event at Carolina Motorsports Park and the South Eastern Karting Alliance (SEKA) event at Twin Fountains Raceway in Tennessee. At Twin Fountains, Elijah Skaggs, Matt Skaggs and Mike Curran all […]

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Oct 23, 2015
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2013 World Karting Champion Tom Joyner will make his Australian debut when he lines up at the final round of the 2015 Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE in Geelong next weekend. The British driver will be joining the Zanardi Corse Australia team for the event and believes the Australian competition will […]

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OnTrack: Praga North America – Dragon EVO

Historic name in automotive continues to make strides in karting worldwide

Oct 23, 2015
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For the eKartingNews.com staff, the 2015 season is about getting back behind the wheel. Racers at heart, our goal is to work with teams and chassis importers that offer the best products and services here in North America, all while sampling some of the best facilities that karting has to offer. This will be an […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Closes Out Season at Oklahoma Motorsports Complex

Final two rounds of 2015 championship season contested at Norman, Oklahoma facility for Superkarts! USA and US Rotax Max Challenge traveling series

Oct 22, 2015
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The 2015 Burger King®/Texas Barge ProKart Challenge series – presented by 3G Kart Racing, Dallas Karting Complex and IAME USA West – came to a close on October 2-4 as the final two rounds of the series were hosted at the Oklahoma Motorsports Complex in Norman, Oklahoma. The challenging circuit put the Superkarts! USA and […]

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Oct 22, 2015
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On Friday, October 23, Fastimes Karting on 96th Street in Indianapolis is turning pink for a cause. In collaboration with Indianapolis radio stations, Radio Now 100.9, 106.7 WTLC and Hot 96.3, and IndyCar driver Pippa Mann, Fastimes is hosting a night of Karting for a Cure, benefiting Susan G. Komen Central Indiana. Race Pippa in […]

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Oct 22, 2015
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Daytona KartWeek, hosted by the World Karting Association, has been one of the most respected karting events in the world for decades.  It combines national level sprint racing, road racing and dirt oval racing into a mega karting weekend at the iconic Daytona International Speedway.  For the first time, WKA has added a Briggs LO206 […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – Canada – Final

Buzza claims top prize against 500 fellow Canadians

Oct 21, 2015
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In March, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs LO206 racers across North America. The premise is to match up racers against other racers at tracks from the same state, the same region, and the entire continent. While Briggs presented the WRS to tracks all […]

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