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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Jak Crawford Excels at International Racing in Europe

Crawford announces new Energy Kart USA relationship

Oct 21, 2015
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Jak Crawford’s first racing events out of the country have proved to be a major success. Returning this week from a two week racing venture at the South Garda Karting facility in Lonata, Italy, Crawford’s reputation as a top, young karting driver and big, future racing star have been solidified. This time the impression has […]

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Oct 21, 2015
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The highly anticipated battle in the bluegrass state is all but here for competitors on the VEGA/TSRacing National Road Race Series and the hotshoes from the midwest in the KART Series as the Fall Brawl hits the ultra modern NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky this weekend for the final event of the season. […]

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Stock Honda Classes To Feature At November 1 Sanzaru Games Finale Pro National Track Configuration

Gopro Camera To Pro 125 Winner And Cash To Both Pro And Masters 125 Top Three!

Oct 21, 2015
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125 Stock Honda drivers need to mark November 1st down on their calendar for the finale of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championship season, we be allowing one major change to open up this race for drivers getting ready for the Supernats. For this race, both the Pro and Masters Honda 125 classes will can run […]

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Kart Star Askew Scores Two Podiums in Second Ever Single-Seater Outing

Sensational second place in qualifying leads to second and third place Formula Masters China Series finishes in Shanghai

Oct 21, 2015
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2015 European BNL Senior Max champion Oliver Askew made his mark in open-wheel racing at the Formula Masters China Series finale in Shanghai last weekend (16-18 October), demonstrating high levels of skill and maturity en route to securing a double podium finish. The 18-year-old American had also turned heads on his debut with Absolute Racing […]

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Kart Racer Lives Dream of Driving Race Car in Europe

Canadian kart racer, Cedrik Lupien, completes successful test day with professional race team

Oct 21, 2015
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David Richert, a young farm boy from the Canadian prairies, has spent the last 13 years of his life pursuing his crazy dream of having a career as a professional race car driver. Through many years of hard work, Richert has been fortunate enough to see that dream develop into reality, most recently spending his […]

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CRG USA Inks Deal to Become Energy Kart USA

Stacey Cook and company will be the United States importer for Energy Kart

Oct 20, 2015
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Stacey Cook, of the Grand Junction Motor Speedway and CRG USA, is pleased to announce that they have inked a deal with Mick Panigada of Energy Kart Srl. to become the United States importer for the Energy Kart product line. Beginning immediately, Cook and the newly formed Energy Kart USA program will make an immediate […]

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EKN Industry Insider: Innovative Karting’s Curtis Ruth

Focus on local grassroots karting with Briggs and Intrepid

Oct 20, 2015
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A pure passion for the sport of karting is one that can be filled by all levels of competition.  It shouldn’t matter what speeds are being turned, or how elevated the technology is…pure enjoyment of the sport is just that. National and international competition is thrilling and action-packed, for certain, but the honest enjoyment in […]

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2015 IAME International Final – Race Report

Malukas, Fraïsse, Cavalloni and Babington win in Le Mans

Oct 20, 2015
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The winners of the 2015 IAME International Final have been awarded their trophies and prizes, after today’s final races took place under the Le Mans sun. The 4th edition of the event was a great success. A record 326 entries representing 44 nations have been able to fight on an equal playing field with power […]

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