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A busy month of September has concluded with great results across the country.  Tru Tech Racing Engines drivers partook in the final two SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) California Pro Kart Challenge events, Round 8 of the Los Angeles Kart Championship, and the final round of the Racing the Rockies series just outside Denver, CO.  Along the […]

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MAXSpeed Group Trade In Program Extended Through 2014

Trade In and Trade Up any brand of motor for credit towards a new Rotax powerplant

Oct 08, 2014 MAXSpeed Group logo
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After announcing the ‘Trade In and Trade Up’ program earlier in the year, MAXSpeed Group, importer of the popular Rotax MAX engine platform, is set to extend the offer through the end of 2014. In conjunction with BRP-Powertrain, MAXSpeed Group will continue the credit program to customers looking to purchase a new Rotax engine when […]

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Oct 08, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series closed out its 2014 season this past weekend at New Castle Motorsports Park, where cold temperatures challenged racers and teams throughout the three-day event. Despite rain Friday and the threat of more wet weather Saturday and Sunday, all qualifying, pre-finals and finals ran in the dry on […]

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California ProKart Challenge Champions Decided

2014 top drivers to be honored at season banquet on October 25 at Riverside International Automotive Museum

Oct 08, 2014 S1 Pro Stock Moto champion Billy Musgrave (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The 10th season of the California ProKart Challenge concluded at the end of September, celebrating one of its best seasons to date. The flagship Superkarts! USA regional program completed the six-event season at the recent Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix on September 27-28. Over 230 racers took part in this year’s championship series from all […]

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The KF and KFJ World CIK-FIA titles were awarded to the British drivers Lando Norris and Enaam Ahmed and now there is only one more title to be awarded: the World KZ title. The Championship is the closing event of this 2014 CIK-FIA season, together with the International Super Cup KZ2. The events are scheduled […]

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GoPro Motorplex’s 2015 Expansion Plans Revealed on Eve of Two-Year Anniversary

North Carolina facility to add new 6,000 square foot building

Oct 07, 2014 GoPro Motorplex plans to break ground on new, 6,000 SF building on their campus this month
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Wednesday, Oct. 8 will mark GoPro Motorplex’s two-year anniversary and the 0.7-mile, 11-turn karting track and state-of-the-art facility that sits on 30 acres in Mooresville, NC plans to expand in 2015. “Business continues to pick up as we come to the conclusion of our second year at GoPro Motorplex,” Owner, Justin Marks reflects. “As more […]

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Prime Packages Available with CRG-USA for Rotax and Superkarts! USA

CRG race team ready to offer podium-winning rides at Pan American Challenge and SuperNationals XVIII

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The 2014 season is nearing the end for the CRG-USA race team with two primetime events schedule for the months of October and November. Rotax racers from across the Americas and around the world will travel to the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina for the annual Pan American Challenge. The following month, the largest […]

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Oct 06, 2014 Brandon Berard
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The weather was warm and sunny for the doubleheader Rene Berard Enduro Classic and Race # 10 of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Saturday’s Rene Berard Enduro Classic was Red River CO-OP and Sunday’s race # 10 season finale sponsor was BRE Racing. Highlights of Rene Berard Enduro […]

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Operation Grassroots: What Karting is All About

A personal look at what the sport means and how to get started

Oct 06, 2014 Davin Sturdivant (Photo: Jacob Janders)
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As a member of the karting community since the day I was born, it is hard to understand why it is difficult to expose the sport of karting to the general public, and enjoy the love of the sport as much as I do. Part of our #OperationsGrassroots program is to provide an article series, […]

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We want to say we are very grateful for the opportunities and success our team had at the SKUSA Streets of Lancaster race event this past weekend.  We had a big hurdle to overcome on Saturday but as a team we continued to push through and work on our issues, by Sunday afternoon we were […]

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Championships for AJ Myers in 2014 as He Now Prepares for the Season’s Biggest Events

Rok International Final and SKUSA SuperNationals on the horizon for PCR pilot

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As the 2014 karting season comes to a close, Florida resident and PCR pilot AJ Myers continues to add to his resume of success. Claiming multiple race wins and championships throughout the season, the talented driver is now set to take on the world. Contesting in the Rok International Final in Italy in late October, […]

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This year’s edition of the Robo-Pong 200 Presented by Bridgestone was an extremely successful outing for BBS Race Engine Development.  With a field of just over 40 entries, BBS powered five teams through the grueling race weekend. Utilizing BBS prepared Parilla Leopard power plants; these five teams would prove to be heavy hitters all weekend […]

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P1 Engines Drivers Win TaG Junior and TaG Senior Superkarts! USA ProKart Championships

P1 Engines power their way to SKUSA ProKart Challenge Championships

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P1 Engines were the equipment to have this past weekend at the Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix in Lancaster, California. Drivers who had a P1 engine powering their chassis definitely had a leg up in Superkarts! USA’s (SKUSA) sixth round of the ProKart Challenge on the challenging street track. These drivers not only had great […]

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#KeepFightingAyrton Benefit Race Set for October 18 at PIRC

Racers and friends of karter Ayrton Climo to compete in 77-lap race

Oct 03, 2014 Ayrton Climo
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Ayrton Climo, an 18-year old from Reston, Virginia, was injured during a practice incident on August 1 while competing at the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship race in Quebec, Canada. Climo suffered a severe traumatic brain injury that put him in a coma. For 45 days, Ayrton was hospitalized in a Trios Rivieres hospital and has […]

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Oct 02, 2014 (Photo: Chris Walker - kartpix.net)
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Balmy weather embraced the longest circuit of the series but the action on that track was fast and furious with several appeals to the Stewards, points being so vital. With nip and tuck in a couple of the classes nerves were jangling, so congratulations to the new champions Dean MacDonald (MiniMax), Tom Canning (Honda Cadet), […]

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The Rok Cup USA will host two events in November and December, labeled ‘Rok & Roll’. The November 8-9 event at Homestead Karting and December 6-7 race at Ocala Gran Prix will give racers a chance to close out the 2014 season, while also prepare for the upcoming Florida Winter Tour Rok Cup USA program […]

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Oct 02, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The 2014 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series will come to a close this weekend at New Castle Motorsports Park, where national championships will be decided for the Man Cup’s 12 points divisions at the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals. This weekend will mark the series’ second stop at New Castle in 2014. The Man Cup Series […]

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The Simcoe and the Toronto kart clubs are celebrating their 4th Annual KARTfest Thanksgiving Enduro this Sunday, Oct. 5 at 3-S Go Karts in Sutton. Practice is available all week, and camping is always free.  Pre-Registration opens on Saturday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Race day entry fees: $80.00, or $50.00 each if shared […]

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Ryan Shattuck and Dan Kranefuss were crowned the Fall Rental League Powered by Sunoco Race Fuels Champions tonight following Round 5, the series finale for the five-week series. As the last of three rental leagues this season, their championship reigns will go unchallenged until the 2015 season. Over $1,000 in championship prizes were awarded to […]

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Phil Giebler Racing’s Nicky Hays drove to victory in S5 Junior Stock Moto feature and Ethan Wilson’s second-place in TaG Master in the Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix on Sunday carried him to the  TaG Master championship in the Superkarts! USA Califronia ProKart Challenge’s sixth and final event of the season. Wilson of Campbell, Calif., […]

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