Jun 20, 2017
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The preliminary entry list is out! 36 drivers representing 11 different states have entered so far. It’s not too late to be a part of the action, drivers have until Monday, June 26 to register! The Ignite “Battle at the Brickyard” will drop the green flag at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 7-9 as […]

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Jun 19, 2017
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Homestead-Miami Speedway and newly formed Vantage Karting Group (VKG) Entertainment announced today a new long-term partnership that will allow VKG Entertainment to assume an operational and managerial role of Homestead-Miami Speedway’s premier kart track. The track, located on the Speedway grounds, is a multi-configuration 7/10-mile sprint course that hosts some of the most competitive kart […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – June 15

Skaggs sets mid-season benchmark, represents new Tennessee Karting Association program

Jun 19, 2017
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Created in 2015, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs 206 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 […]

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Jun 19, 2017
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Hosted by Innisfil Indy, round two of the Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC) was held June 11 and saw a great day of competitive racing. Also featuring the debut of the Vega Cup for shifter classes, drivers took to the challenging Launi MindBender Uphill layout amid the fun and gracious hospitality of the Innisfil facility. “It […]

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Jun 16, 2017
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We are now at the halfway point of the season for the EKN TaG Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA. Just under 60 events are in the books of those listed on the 2017 calendar with another 60 on the horizon, determining who the best TaG drivers are in the United States. The brand […]

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Strong Showing for Trackside Karting Services at Texas ProKart Challenge

A win, podium, and multiple top-ten finishes for the Texas-based team

Jun 16, 2017
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Trackside Karting Services (TKS) had another strong showing this past weekend at round three of the Texas ProKart Challenge (TPKC) in Katy, Texas. The Texas COMPKART team brought home a win, podium finish and multiple top-ten finishes from the event, continuing to add to their resume for 2017. Four drivers flew the TKS flag in […]

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Jun 16, 2017
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On the occasion of the CIK-FIA European Championship held on the Fernando Alonso track, the DDS engine collects a good success in OK final and the first place in the championship. In OKJ class, the standing is led by a driver running with a Vortex engine, DDJ. The RKZ holds the second position, with Hajek, […]

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2017 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – Stock Honda – June 16

Lead narrows for French with AJ Myers now the top challenger for the #1 spot

Jun 15, 2017
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As we near the halfway point of the 2017 calendar year, many of the national, regional and local programs are well underway with their season. The events listed on the eKartingNews.com Stock Honda Driver Rankings powered by Bell Racing USA are at the halfway point for 2017, and the battle for the top position – […]

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Jun 15, 2017
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Saturday, June 10 was the first race of the inaugural Ignite Challenge Series at Autobahn Country Club. The Ignite Challenge Series was the first series to race the newly configured kart track extension and it proved to showcase phenomenal racing across all classes. Margay Racing wants to thank the amazing Autobahn staff for their enthusiasm, […]

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Jun 15, 2017
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In keeping with the theme of the first race of the year in Jacksonville, Florida, WKA Officials will once again be organizing merchandise to go along with the awards to the weekends top overall finishers in the series second event of the season for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series, the Northeast Knockout July 28-30 […]

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Jun 15, 2017
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With 4 Events in the books in the Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Karting Series Season, second generation racer Joey Priestley remains undefeated in the Quick Ink Custom Screen Printing Junior 2 Division. Former Southern Ontario Modified Lite Racing Association Senior Animal Champion Dylan Culp took home his first Feature win Tuesday June 13th. Other Burris […]

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Benik Welcomes Maxima Motorsports to the Brand

Team announces new dealer in Southeast Asia

Jun 15, 2017
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BENIK is pleased to announce their newest dealer to the brand – Maxima Motorsports. BENIK welcomes Maxima to their team, serving as the official BENIK Kart dealer for Southeast Asia, including Thailand, Singapore, and Malaysia. The BENIK Kart team is excited to bring Maxima on board to their dealer network to help expand the brand […]

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Jun 15, 2017
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The European Championship race held in Spain has handed the third victory in a row to Paolo De Conto, a result that earned him the mathematical certainty of winning the 2017 continental campaign. CRG added another important title to its already rich prize list in Spain at the European Championship’s third round. The Italian outfit […]

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Jun 15, 2017
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Milell gains the pole position in Spain on the occasion of the European Championship in OK class and still takes the top heats positions. Hajek misses the podium in KZ category and gets the best lap of the event. At the Fernando Alonso track we were the leaders in all three categories, OK, OKJ and […]

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Jun 15, 2017
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The third of the four events of the CIK-FIA European KZ Championship was unanimously considered to be very tough, both for the drivers and their equipment. Despite the particular difficulty of the Spanish track, Sodikart once again confirmed the level of performance of its chassis thanks to the magnificent 2nd place from Bas Lammers in […]

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Exciting Event for Texas ProKart Challenge in Katy

Superkarts! USA regional program reaches halfway point with Round Three completed at Gulf Coast Kartway

Jun 14, 2017
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The Texas ProKart Challenge reached the halfway point of the 2017 season with Round Three contested at the Gulf Coast Kartway on June 10-11. The Katy, Texas facility welcomed Superkarts! USA IAME and Stock Honda racers to the 7/10-mile course. Five drivers were able to lead the entire distance of the event to complete round […]

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Musgrave Doubles Up at Los Angeles Karting Championship Pro Show

Fourth event of season welcomes first Saturday night special program at CalSpeed Karting Center

Jun 14, 2017
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship hosted its first double-header weekend of the season on May 20-21. Racers converged on the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California for the fourth round of the championship program, including the opening event of the LAKC Pro Show. The Saturday evening event welcomed the Pro Shifter and Pro IAME X175 […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: May 2017 – Braden Eves

Three different chassis brands, three victories at two events for Ohio driver

Jun 14, 2017
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In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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Five Victories for Allison Racing Engines at United States Pro Kart Series

Another solid weekend at Pittsburgh International Race Complex in IAME and Yamaha competition

Jun 14, 2017
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Allison Racing Engines returned to the Pittsburgh International Race Complex for more success. The Wampum, Pennsylvania facility welcomed the United States Pro Kart Series program on June 2-4 for their second event of the 2017 season. Allison Racing Engines customers recorded 11 podium finishes over the two days of competition, including five victories and six […]

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Jun 14, 2017
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Only in our second season of the State Championship and we seeing top level competition across all classes. The last round boasted close to 90 entries in seven classes and from the rumors this could be the biggest race to date for the State championship. With such a fantastic energy that the drivers and teams […]

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