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The NW Gold Cup Series heads back west after an early season eastern swing and brings their third round of touring kart racing action to Mountain High Raceway in Spanaway, WA June 7, 8, 9. Hosted by one of the oldest active kart clubs the Puget Sound Go-Karting Association, round three of the series will […]

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The Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series will be back in action Wednesday night, June 5 for Round Three of the five-week series. A few modifications have been made to the running order for Round Three’s event schedule. Also, special for Round Three, voting will begin for the Stock Car Steel/SRI Series Trophy Build-Off Competition. Stock […]

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BRP (TSX:DOO) is making its debut at the Formula One (F1) Grand Prix du Canada on June 7-8-9, 2013 at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montréal, Québec. While BRP has, for the third straight year, designed and produced the winning trophies, it will welcome the public at its booth near the Pont du Cosmos. BRP has […]

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A $1,500 purse has been posted for Senior Pro Gas Animal racers at round three of the 2013 RLV Gold Cup Series, the Baker Racing Engines Nationals July 5-7 at Camden, Ohio’s G&J Kartway. The $1,500 will be distributed between Friday night’s Animal Heavy Money Race and the Saturday / Sunday Senior Pro Gas points […]

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Industry News: Bordogna Racing Engines Dominate Cadet Classes in Florida

Renowned engine builder continues to excel with championship-caliber engines

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After former west coast engine builder Daniel Bordogna of Bordogna Racing Engines, LLC moved to Florida this last winter, results have been plentiful for the renowned engine supplier. From 2004 until the move to Florida, Bordogna was building national championship engines for the California karting scene, where the Bordogna name was recognized at the national […]

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Jun 04, 2013 Scott Manson leads the KZ2 class en route to victory
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Canterbury drivers Scott Manson and Chris Cox starred at the 28th annual Sunbelts Sprint Kart Championship meeting which ran in Nelson and Blenheim over the weekend. The pair battled it out in the two main Senior classes, young gun Manson beating Cox by just one point to win KZ2, and Cox winning 125cc Rotax Max […]

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Musgrave and Craig Continue Reign at California ProKart Challenge

Number of repeat winners highlight Superkarts! USA regional event at Willow Springs

Jun 04, 2013 Jake Craig took his third checkered flag of the season in TaG Senior
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Familiar names were once again taking home the hardware from the fourth round of the California ProKart Challenge. The Superkarts! USA regional event took place at the challenging Willow Springs International Raceway karting circuit on May 31-June 1. It was the second visit to the Rosamond, California facility, with this event contested on the 6/10-mile […]

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Driver News: MacLeod Kicks Off Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Series Campaign

Colorado driver shows peers and officials significant growth from his 2012 season

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Tristin MacLeod is improving in only his second year racing with the Superkarts! USA Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge. The Grand Junction, Colorado driver kicked off his sophomore effort racing in the 2013 RMPKC series. Aboard his CRG-USA Mini Rok powered TaG Cadet entry, MacLeod is grabbing the attention of all those in attendance at the […]

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Jun 01, 2013 Trey Brown won four races on the weekend
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The Motul IKF Region 7 Championship Series brought to you by K1 Race Gear and Bridgestone tires headed to the always fabulous Grangé Motor Circuit. Grangé is one of the local tracks blessed with the ability to run both clockwise and anti clockwise with great success. This year’s event the racers were participating in the […]

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Team News: Team PSL Karting Set to Challenge Eastern Canadian Karting Championship

Karting powerhouse heads to Mosport for ECKC season opener

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After a successful start to the first half of the 2013 karting season, Team PSL Karting is set to take on the premier Canadian karting series as they bid for championship titles and Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) berths. Heading to Mosport International Karting at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario this […]

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Track News: Rolling Green Raceway Now Open For 2013 Season

Storied karting track to host karting schools, corporate outings and season practice passes

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One of America’s oldest kart racing tracks, Rolling Green Raceway, is officially open and offering a full-line of services for the 2013 racing season. RGR will be home to MRP Speed Schools and will offer a complete list of Rotax Race School programs starting from Micro Max all the way to DD2. MRP Speed Schools […]

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A partnership between Briggs & Stratton and the International Kart Federation was recently finalized creating two money races and a hospitality BBQ for the 4 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals, July 17-20, 2013 at Mac Track in McMinnville, Ore. Briggs & Stratton will sponsor $500 payouts for the winners of the Briggs LO 206 Class and […]

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Driver News: Gianfranco Mazzaferro Readies for First Junior Race in Canada

First year Junior Rotax racer has been hopping the globe from Florida to Italy as he prepares for this weekends assault on the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship

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Gianfranco Mazzaferro, a member of the Ferrolati Corse Karting Team, heads into the first weekend of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship on the heals of his first taste of European racing action. With only one day at home in Montreal, GF headed to Mosport International Karting Complex just north east of Toronto to prepare for […]

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Driver News: Matthew Latifi Readies for Return to Karting Action

Productive opening to 2013 season sees second year Micro Max racer complete a strong Florida Winter Tour as he prepares for the Eastern Canadian Karting Challenge

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Matthew Latifi, a member of the Sofina Foods Drivers’ Development Program and the Ferrolati Corse Karting Team put an exclamation mark to the opening three months of his second full year of racing by hitting the podium at the final weekend of the 2013 Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max weekend of racing held at the […]

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The Official TeamSport Karting Championship has now started in the UK. Returning for its fourth year, Kart Champs is one of the most accessible karting competitions around, with amateur karters from across the country taking to the track to determine who’s the fastest driver around. Kart Champs aims to showcase some of the UK’s finest […]

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Kiwi News: Formula S ProKart Series – Round Four Report

Hamilton and Manson lead KZ2 Charger at Tokoroa

May 31, 2013 Matthew Hamilton claimed his first Formula S ProKart Series KZ2 class round victory of the year at Tokoroa
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Christchurch drivers Matthew Hamilton and Scott Manson led the charge in the premier KZ2 class at the fourth round of this year’s Formula S ProKart Series at Tokoroa last weekend. Young gun Manson, only just out of the Junior ranks, was quickest in qualifying and won the first heat, but old hand Hamilton, a multi-time […]

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United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals to Feature SuperPole Sessions for Junior and Senior Max

Event information released for July 31-August 3 at Mooresville Motorplex

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In just over two months, many of the United States’ best kart racing drivers will converge on the Mooresville Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina for their shot at a National #1 title. At stake are U.S. National Championships in the seven ultra competitive Rotax MAX Challenge classes. Also on the line are the coveted invitations […]

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Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Visits IMI Motorsports Complex

Regional program returns to Denver-area facility to contest round three of series over Memorial weekend

May 30, 2013 A stacked grid of Stock Moto drivers in the S1 and S2 categories highlighted the third round of the Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge
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Superkarts! USA made a return this past weekend to a long time staple of Colorado kart racing. IMI Motorsports Complex in Dacono, Colorado has been the birthplace of the career for many of the region’s – and even some of the nation’s – best competitors in the sport. IMI played host to the Rocky Mountain […]

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Tyler Cooke, Randy Sampson, Ross Chastain and Scooter all took home victories in Round Two of the Stock Car Steel/SRI five-week championship series at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) on Wednesday night. After taking a week off for the GoPro® Be a HERO Karting Challenge last Wednesday, Round Two set the stage for what will be a […]

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Grant Quinlan raced to his first WKA Manufacturers Cup Series Junior main event win and 20th of his career at round three of WKA’s national 2-cycle sprint series, the May 17-19 McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at the popular New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. A week after sweeping the Yamaha Junior races at the […]

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