Cold Stone Creamery to Present Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals

Annual event set for Miller Motorsports Park on July 15-20

May 27, 2014 US Rotax Grand Nationals 2014 logo
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Always looking to promote the sport to supporters outside the world of karting, MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce that Cold Stone Creamery will be the presenting sponsor of the Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals. Dubbed the ‘Cold Stone US Grand Nationals’ and set to take place at Miller Motorsports Park during the […]

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MRP to Host Route 66 and United States Pro Kart Series for an Exciting June 2014

Time to gear up for a full June schedule in South Bend, Indiana

May 27, 2014 USPKS logo
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The United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) has found great success in its second year running. With good numbers of entries and big names showing up to the opening event weekend, it’s easy to see that USPKS will continue to grow and thrive in years to come. USPKS will host its next race June 20th […]

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After showing strong results in since the opening rounds at the highly contested LAKC series. High Rev Engineering Drivers continue to post top results, enjoy podiums and high point’s rankings in the series. TAG CADET Mini Rok had Myles Farahan and Jagger Jones leading the practice rounds on Saturday and in Sundays morning warm ups. […]

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Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Readies for McMinnville Kart Track

Second event of 2014 season takes program to northwest Oregon on May 30-June 1

May 27, 2014 Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge shift back into to action at the McMinnville Kart Track on May 30-June 1 (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The 2014 season of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge is set for a return to the track as the second stop takes teams and racers to the McMinnville Kart Track in northwestern Oregon. The Superkarts! USA and Rotax Max Challenge regional program opened up the season at the Horn Rapids Kart Track in Richland, Washington […]

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BRP Announces Chassis Partners for Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals 2014

Sodi, Birel, Praga and CRG return as supporters of 'Olympics of Karting'

May 27, 2014 Rotax Grand Finals 2014 Chassis
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BRP announces its four chassis partners for the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) 2014 in Valencia, Spain. “All our partners of this year’s Grand Finals are very well known in the karting industry and all of them have already been partners in previous events. We are pleased to have them on board again,” said […]

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Exciting Incentive for the 2014 Summer Season Introduced by Benik Kart

Cash reward for drivers on BENIK Kart Chassis

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BENIK Kart, a new brand of chassis designed and assembled in the United States and manufactured in Italy, is looking to make a splash in the 2014 summer season. Any driver on a BENIK Kart chassis, whether they operate under team BENIK’s tent or otherwise, will be offered a formidable cash prize for winning one […]

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RIP Brad Kindhart

Popular and successful tuner dies following motorcycle incident in Dallas

May 27, 2014 Brad Kindhart
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Possible one of the tallest and most-liked mechanics in the paddock has left us too soon. Brad Kindhart lost his life following a motorcycle incident on May 25 while traveling on I-35 in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Kindhart has been involved in the sport for a number of decades, known primarily for his skills working […]

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May 23, 2014 CIK-FIA logo
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The CIK-FIA announced in late 2014 that it would work to make racing fairer by fighting against bad behaviour on the track. One of the ways chosen for this will be in use in 2015, a new system for fixing the front fairing to limit contact between karts. Since the introduction of kart bodywork, especially […]

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Aluminos Opens Satellite Shop in Denver

Milne family to steer Aluminos Denver to provide brand expansion in Rocky Mountain region

May 23, 2014 Brian and Cory Milne will head up the new Aluminos Denver operation to service the Rocky Mountain market area
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The Aluminos chassis brand has built a solid reputation in less than a year, hitting the United States karting scene by storm. The northern California-based operation is now expanding their efforts east, partnering up with S1 Pro driver Cory Milne and his father/tuner Brian Milne to open a Denver-based shop – Aluminos Denver. The new […]

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May 23, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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In the first of many big announcements on tap for the upcoming second round of the WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series July 11-13 at Camden, Ohio’s G&J Kartway, the LO206 Senior class – open to racers age 15 and up – will pay a $500 purse for Saturday’s main event at G&J. […]

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2014 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – May 23

Askew takes over top spot to begin new season

May 23, 2014 EKN Driver Rankings logo
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The 2014 season is well underway throughout the country and around the world. This year’s shaping up to be another historic season in the sport, with a number of major events filling out the 12-month calendar. Four months are already in the books, which have helped to shape up the first release of the eKartingNews.com […]

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May 22, 2014 TaG Cadet drivers get ready for the green flag at Round Four of the Los Angeles Karting Championship (Photo: LAKC.org)
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A full paddock of racers filled up the CalSpeed Karting Center this past weekend (May 18) as the Los Angeles Karting Championship hosted the fourth round of their 2014 race season. The LAKC has become one of the most successful regional karting clubs in the country and continues to gain momentum. The year has been […]

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2014 Rock Island Grand Prix Registration Open

20th anniversary to be celebrated during Labor Day weekend street race event

May 22, 2014 Rock Island Grand Prix logo
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The Rock Island Grand Prix, presented by AT&T, will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2014 with a wide-range lineup of classes and a promise that everyone will have fun. This year’s theme – the most fun you will have in kart racing on and off the track. Organizers are hoping for a large turnout to […]

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May 22, 2014 So-Cal Rotax Challenge
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The upcoming double header race weekend (June 14-15) will have a few important changes to format and registration competitors need to be aware of. 1.  There is no “official” Friday practice, although the track will have open practice. 2. All competitors may bring their own fuel/oil. 3. KidKarts and KPV1 drivers must bring their own […]

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May 22, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Former WKA Triple Crown champion Aaron Snyder led all racers with five wins May 16-18 at Michigan’s Grattan Raceway, the site of the third round of the 2014 WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda, hosted by the Ohio-based Dart Kart Speedway Club. The Grattan Nationals drew over 220 entries on […]

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Little 600 Kevin Swindell, four-time Chili Bowl Champion, was a first-time Little 600 winner tonight against a stacked field of NASCAR drivers. Denny Hamlin and Drew Herring led the field of 22 rental karts to green in the Little 600 15-lap main event. By lap two, Swindell had taken the lead and Kyle Larson had […]

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On this Indianapolis 500 weekend the RLOKC will pay a $500 bonus to one of the class winners at this race. Any class with more than 8 entries will be eligible to have the winners name placed in the draw to be held at the end of the race day. Additionally if a driver wins […]

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Oldbridge Township Raceway Park will host the second round of the 2014 F-Series season this coming weekend on the 23rd & 24th of May. Nice weather, awesome competition and a challenging layout will make for a fantastic weekend of racing. We have some nice highlights for this coming round that will surely make the event more enjoyable and fun for all. […]

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This week is the last chance to pre-enter for the next World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup and Gold Cup series national events at the lowest prices. Go to HERE to download the Man Cup’s Top Kart USA Grand Nationals entry form for Michiana Raceway Park. Go to HERE to download the Gold Cup’s Michigan Kart […]

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May 21, 2014 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series
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Michiana Raceway Park near South Bend, Indiana, one of the top karting facilities in the country, is pleased to be hosting competitors from across the country to compete for a chance to win a GOLDEN EAGLE, the prize for a class win at the upcoming WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series Grand Nationals event. […]

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