Dec 23, 2015
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The annual gala event closed in Paris the 2015 CIK-FIA kart racing season. During the ceremony, which took place last Saturday 19th December, all the 2015 Champions were welcomed by the FIA President Jean Todt, the CIK-FIA President Abdulla bin Isa Al Khalifa and the Vice President Kees van de Grint. The WSK President and […]

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Dec 23, 2015
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World Karting Association Officials are proud to announce a very special guest to an added lineup December 27 at the annual awards presentation for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at the Daytona Beach Resort, as 1978 World Champion Lake Speed will address this years champions and special award recipients. Speed, also a former NASCAR Sprint […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – 2015 Final Standings

Tony Kart extends run as top brand in North America

Dec 22, 2015
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The 2015 karting season in North America has concluded, and everyone’s focus has not turned toward the upcoming year. This past season saw a number of top events throughout the country, with 43 of them counting toward the EKN Constructors Championship. Since the beginning of 2015, Tony Kart assumed the lead and continued to increase […]

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Superkarts! USA Tech Update: Stock Moto Engine Claim Rule

Valuable customer input and feedback results in immediate response

Dec 21, 2015
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With another incredible SuperNationals in our rearview mirror and the excitement of the 2016 season out in front of us, the entire Superkarts! USA staff is now focused on putting the final touches on next year’s program.  Series schedules have been set and announced, our new Evinco tire program is underway, and we’re excited with […]

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Margay Factory Team Heads To Daytona

Karters from around the country converge at the ‘World Center of Speed’

Dec 21, 2015
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As families around the world are sipping leftover eggnog and picking up shredded wrapping paper, kart racers are setting their GPS to Daytona International Speedway for the 2015 edition of the World Karting Association’s Daytona Kartweek.  Primary event sponsor, all-time leading Manufacturer’s Cup winner and U.S. chassis manufacturer Margay Racing will host 25 drivers throughout […]

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Dec 21, 2015
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The Long Island Karting Association and the F Series State Championship Series are joining forces in 2016.The partnership comes in an aligned effort to promote and strengthen karting and competition in both programs in the northeast. The combined effort will promise to create large fields and of course fantastic competition. Class structures from both organizations […]

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EKN Christmas List – Karting Special: Part 3

Final days to shop for your karting family and friends

Dec 18, 2015
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Happy Holidays from the eKartingNews.com staff. The month of December is considered the ‘off-season’ for the sport with little racing taking place across North America. It gives racers, teams, and shops a chance to catch-up and prepared for the upcoming season. It also means Christmas time. EKN is collecting a number of products and services […]

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Dec 18, 2015
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American Kart Racing Association officials are pleased to announce the complete schedule of the new 2016 American Sprint Cup Series “Southern Tour.” The three-race Southern Tour kicks off March 18-20 at Carolina Motorsports Park with the inaugural AKRA Road Race / Sprint doubleheader at the popular Kershaw, SC, venue. Round two will see the series […]

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‘Mach 5 Motorsports’ Wins Machismo 12 Hour

667 laps covered by top team around CalSpeed Karting Center in Southern California

Dec 18, 2015
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Endurance racing is considered by many to be the ultimate test of man and machine. Top drivers, race teams and car manufacturers visit LeMans and Daytona year after year to measure not only their skill and equipment against each other, but also their ability to adapt on the fly in the inevitable face of adversity. […]

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Dec 18, 2015
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The phenomenal 2015 results achieved by K&K Cobra OTB and the domination of ALL the Briggs LO206 classes, at the Canadian Regional and National level have not gone unnoticed…”World Wide” The K&K Cobra OTB chassis has been developed and tested specifically for “Briggs LO206” racing for the past 5 years.  The kart has been perfected […]

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Rok Cup USA Announces 2016 Race Schedule and New Series Format

The series will host two regional championships along with the 1st annual ROK Cup USA National Final

Dec 18, 2015
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After much anticipation, ROK Cup Promotions is pleased to announce the 2016 ROK Cup USA race schedule and introduce a new format for the series as it heads into the 2016 season. The series will venture outside of Florida for the first time since its inception three years ago, hosting two regional championships, one in […]

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Dec 18, 2015
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As competitors begin to make plans to converge on Daytona International Speedway for the latest edition of Daytona KartWeek December 27-30, here are some customer friendly tips that may be of help to everyone spending the holiday week at the World Center of Racing. For those arriving prior to the Christmas Holiday, the speedway provides […]

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2016 Canadian Karting Challenge Details Awards Announced

Innisfil Indy also running a Christmas/New Year's special until January 1, 2016

Dec 18, 2015
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After a successful General Meeting in mid-November, officials with the Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC) and Innisfil Kart Club (IKC) are pleased to announce details and prize specifics for the 2016 racing season. CKC is pleased to announce the series will return to the fast and challenging Shannonville Motorsport Park in 2016. Friday, July 22 will […]

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Dec 18, 2015
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The 2015 racing season started for Anthony Willis with the SuperkartsUSA! California ProKart Challenge Tag Cadet Class, racing the brand new IAME USA Mini Swift.  The first race of  the ProKart Challenge, held at Buttonwillow International Raceway,  was a good indication of what was to come in the upcoming year for the young  Arizona karting […]

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WR Motorsports and MG Tires Sends Team from USA to Granja 500

Four drivers represent the team at the most famous race in Brazil

Dec 18, 2015
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The most famous race in the Brazilian karting will have new home in 2015. The ‘500 Kart Miles of Granja Viana will be raced Limeira, in São Paulo, on December 19th. Limeira is about 180 km from the state capital and will be the third city to host the event. Since 1997 the 500 Miles […]

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2015 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – Final Standings

Privateer Jarsocrak tops factory drivers Craig and Askew

Dec 17, 2015
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The 2015 is closed after what was another season of tough and exciting racing across North America. Since its introduction to the United States, TaG (Touch and Go) has become the elite division in single-speed karting competition through a wide range of engine manufacturers all vying for a piece of the pie. Drivers, no matter […]

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Dec 16, 2015
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Once again Vega Tyres will be the supplier of the WSK Promotion season. The partnership of the manufacturer from Saronno (Italy) with WSK will continue in 2016 too: teams and drivers will use their tyres since the tests on schedule in the last two weeks of January at the Italian circuit of Adria (Rovigo). Vega […]

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2015 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Stock Moto – Final Standings

Musgrave finishes season with top score over veterans Leesmann and White

Dec 16, 2015
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2015 is coming to a close, and it is time to review the best moments, events, and drivers from the previous season. The EKN Stock Moto Driver Rankings helps to determine who was the most successful driver on the season, to finish the year as the #1 driver. Southern California driver Billy Musgrave propelled himself […]

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CRG and Davide Fore Part Ways

Relationship between manufacturer and driver ended after a fruitful seven years

Dec 15, 2015
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The working relationship between CRG and Davide Forè ended  as the two parts do not share future objectives. This intense collaboration period started back in 2009 and satisfactorily continued until now. CRG would like to thank Davide Forè for the important contribution given to the team by the Italian driver and for the results he […]

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Dec 15, 2015
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The Danish engine specialist Ole Haugard won another world title this season with Logan Sargeant, the World Champion in KF-Junior after a historic double in 2014: Lando Norris crowned in KF and Enaam Ahmed in KF-Junior. One Engines provides greatly appreciated Vortex engines to several top teams in international competition. Therefore this is the opinion […]

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