Apr 10, 2013 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The second round of the 2013 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is this May 24-26 at JET Karting, formerly Michiana Raceway Park, in South Bend, Indiana. Pre-registration is currently open for the Michigan Kart Supply Nationals. Go tohttp://worldkarting.com/downloads/eb-2013/jet_karting_gc.pdf to view and print the entry form. The early-tier pre-registration prices are available through Wednesday, […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Preview Series – Part 2

Solid group of Semi-Pro and Masters drivers set to do battle in Tucson

Apr 10, 2013 SKUSA SpringNationals logo 2013
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The 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is set to begin April 12-14 as the SpringNationals will take place at the Musselman Honda Circuit outside Tucson, Arizona. A record number of drivers – 220 in eight categories – have registered to take part in this historic event, a good mixture of returning drivers and new faces. […]

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Team News: Rolison Performance Group Gears Up for 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour

Leading race team aims to maintain early season momentum at SpringNationals

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As the Rolison Performance Group heads to the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson for the opening round of the 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour – fourth annual SpringNationals – it does so after completing a wildly successful run at the annual Rotax Challenge of the Americas winter program. The team scored three championships and several […]

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Driver News: MacLeod Set to Embark on 2013 Campaign at SKUSA Pro Tour Opener

Up-and-coming Colorado native ready to challenge for top honors in TaG Cadet

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Rising karting talent Tristin Irie MacLeod will continue his development as a young driver this weekend (April 13-14), when the 10 year-old makes his Superkarts! USA Pro Tour debut at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Ariz. With a proven record of club and regional success already on his burgeoning racing resume, the CRG USA […]

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Driver News: Sabré Cook to Make S1 Pro Debut at SKUSA SpringNationals

SKUSA Pro Tour S2 champion moves up to top level for 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour

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Sabré Cook, the 2012 Superkarts! USA S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto champion, is set to begin the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour this weekend (April 12-14) in Tucson, Arizona. The series will kick off its season at the Musselman Honda Circuit with Sabré set to compete in the S1 Pro Stock Moto division. The circuit is a […]

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Team News: Top Kart Adds Seven Victories to WKA Manufacturers Cup Win Total

Reigning Manufacturers Cup champion shows strength in 2013

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After opening the 2013 World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup program with decent results in Daytona Beach, Florida in late December, Top Kart USA was primed and ready when the team travelled to round two in the program. With more time to prepare and properly ensure all their drivers were up to speed, the team would […]

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After a very successful year in 2012 in the SKUSA Pro Tour, G.P Texas USA returns to the series as the SpringNationals in Tucson, AZ kicks off the season. G.P Texas USA will enter with 7 drivers, 3 of those drivers are from Mexico. The 2012 SKUSA Mexican Champion in the S-1 Class Andres Orozco […]

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Former S1 class series champion Daniel Bray is back in the United States this week preparing to contest the double-header first and second rounds of this year’s Superkarts USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour. Aucklander Bray, 25, won the premier S1 class title in 2011 but slipped back in the standings last year after failing to finish […]

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Driver News: Michael d’Orlando Scores Maiden WKA Manufacturers Cup Victory

Victory, podium and four top-ten results in Kershaw, South Carolina

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Closing out the annual Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT) in late March, Michael d’Orlando would trade in his Vortex Mini Rok and Rotax engines in for Comer and Yamaha power plants and shift his focus to the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup program. With the first event already under wraps, d’Orlando and […]

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The Sanzaru Games NorCal Rotax Challenge, which is part of the Red Line Oil Karting Championships, kicked off the 2013 season with the largest turnout ever for the annual visit to the Kinsmen Kart Club track near Dixon. Five Rotax race groups joined the Kinsmen Kart Club Race #2 with 44 RLOKC racers challenging the […]

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Racers United Charitable Fund in conjunction with Cole Glasson Racing today announced that it raised $1000 for Denton County’s Young Life Program. About Young Life Young Life doesn’t start with a program. It starts with adults concerned enough about kids to go to them, on their turf and in their culture, building bridges of authentic […]

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Apr 09, 2013 Rock Island Grand Prix logo
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The Rock Island Grand Prix, presented by AT&T and Casey’s General Stores, has announced that vintage kart races will be featured as part of the race lineup at this year’s event. During the past two years, with the help of Jim Thompson, vintage karts from the 50s, 670s, 70s and 80s have been featured as […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Preview Series – Part 1

S5 Junior Stock Moto, TaG Junior and TaG Cadet set the stage for this weekend in Tucson

Apr 09, 2013 SKUSA SpringNationals logo 2013
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The 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is primed to explode into the new year this coming weekend (April 12-14) as the fourth annual SpringNationals will take place at the Musselman Honda Circuit, located just outside Tucson, Arizona. A record number of drivers – 220 in eight categories – have registered to take part in this […]

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Apr 09, 2013 Kiern Jewiss
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With over 170 starters for the first round of the new season, it has to be said that the Super One Series is in a very healthy state. Promoter John Hoyle brought the new race control display vehicle, kitted out to show the live timing from TAG Heuer on a large screen, along with videos […]

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Apr 09, 2013 KF podium
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Mount Vesuvius offered the perfect setting for the closing day of the WSK Master Series second round. The kart race took place on the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno (Southern Italy). It was the midseason round of the series and drivers did their best to climb up the standings before the next two rounds of […]

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With close points battles and the ability for drivers to drop their lowest finish, Round Five and the RACERSITES Cup series season finale on Wednesday night will be the drivers’ last shot at securing a championship title and the determining factor on who will be crowned RACERSITES Cup champions. The championships in TaG Senior, TaG […]

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Formula Kart Productions, exclusive owner and promoter of the Florida Winter Tour kart racing program, is proud to announce Alan Rudolph as the 2013 recipient of the Dan Wheldon / FWT Karting Ambassador Award. The 42 year old from Gilbert, Arizona is a father of three who has a long and successful history of racing […]

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2013 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship Events Selected

Program to continue highlighting chassis success across the country with multiple organizations and events

Apr 08, 2013 EKN Constructors Championship logo
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eKartingNews.com is happy to announce the events to be included as part of the 2013 EKN Constructors Championship program. The 2012 EKN CC standings came down to the wire with Tony Kart holding off a late charge from CRG to claim the title. Another 12-month battle will ensue this year, with large number of chassis […]

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VemmeKart/Extreme Karting will make their presence felt at the SKUSA Pro Tour opening round April 12-14 held at Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, AZ. Doug Sorensen/Extreme Karting along with the VemmeKart team will be attending all of the SKUSA Pro Tour and ProKart Challenge California races to provide factory trackside service and support. VemmeKart/Extreme Karting […]

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Apr 05, 2013 Racersites Cup logo
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Phil DeLaO, Michael McDowell, Ryan Blaney and Johan Schwartz all scored wins tonight in Round Four of the RACERSITES Cup five-week series at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX). However, all in attendance would agree that the Powder Puff race stole the show as competitors and fans lined the fences to watch 22 ladies leave absolutely nothing on […]

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