Morning Coffee: Jake Craig – Mazda Road to Indy Shootout

Californian represents karting community with talent and class

Dec 12, 2017
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“You absolutely couldn’t have sent us a better candidate. Jake was polished, a gentleman, and extremely fast. I really hope he gets a bit more seat time, because if he does and he wants to pursue racing as a full-time gig, there’s no doubt he’ll be successful.” This tremendous feedback was part of a text […]

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Gafrarar Ends 2017 with SKUSA SuperNationals 21 Podium and WKA Championship

Second-generation driver places fourth in Micro Swift division in Las Vegas

Dec 11, 2017
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The goal for Caleb Gafrarar at the end of November 2016 was to return back to the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals, and stand on the podium. For the 364 days, the Parolin USA driver from North Carolina put in the time and effort to be at his best in his second trip back to the SuperNats. […]

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Donegan Wins Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Mazda Scholarship

Irishman Triumphs Over 16 Other Finalists to Claim Coveted Open-Wheel Prize

Dec 11, 2017
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Keith Donegan, 20, from Dublin, Ireland, this afternoon was announced as the winner of the second annual Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout following two days of evaluations at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. A total of 17 young drivers representing nine different nations and drawn from a variety of feeder series from […]

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Dan Wheldon Ambassador Award Presented by Bell Racing USA Changes for 2018

Premier helmet company steps up to support karting on another level

Dec 11, 2017
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The Dan Wheldon Ambassador Award Presented by Bell Racing USA will return to the karting industry in 2018, but will undergo a change to increase the number of eligible recipients. In addition, the 2018 edition award winner will be announced on November 1, 2018 with the prize giving presentation and photos to follow. “The Dan […]

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Old Relationship Rekindled for Jeremy Fairbairn Heading Into 2018 Season

Fairbairn joins AM Engines/Parolin as a Factory Team Driver

Dec 11, 2017
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Florida driver Jeremy Fairbairn won multiple races both in the state of Florida and nationally with AM Engines. Now, Fairbairn is set to rejoin the potent race team for the 2018 racing season. Beginning at the upcoming Florida Winter Tour (FWT) and Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Winter Program, Fairbairn will pilot an AM Engines powered Parolin […]

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Dec 11, 2017
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WKA, with the help of REV BRANDING announces the start of a Daytona #KartWeek Facebook contest to get the engines running for this special week of racing.  Here are 5 points on how the contest works: 1) The top 5 best selfies (determined by the most likes & shares combined) using the #KartWeek hashtag AND tagging World […]

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Dec 11, 2017
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Paolo De Conto has received the prize at the FIA Prize Giving in Versailles for winning the CIK-FIA KZ World Championship 2017. The KZ World Champion of CRG Paolo De Conto has been rewarded for his victory at the yearly FIA Prize Giving Ceremony held in an elegant evening at the Castle of Versailles  (Paris) […]

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Dec 11, 2017
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The recent announcement of the introduction of the 4-Stroke Sprint (4SS) Class into Karting Australia Club Level Competition in 2018, has created a lot of excitement in the karting community. The first shipment of Briggs & Stratton 206 engines is expected to land in Australia this week, at the same time the initial batch of […]

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Dec 11, 2017
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Following the FIA General Assembly held on Friday 8th December 2017 in Paris, the name of the new President of the International Karting Commission of the FIA has been announced. The Brazilian Felipe Massa will succeed Shaikh Abdulla bin Isa Al Khalifa to preside over the destinies of global Karting. An important figure in the […]

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Dec 10, 2017
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In keeping up with the holiday #racing spirit, here is the first of three programs from CBS Sports and their coverage of the 2017 SuperNationals. Contractually, we’ve never been able to repost these as quickly as we are now. But we know people are chomping at the bit to see them — especially in markets […]

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Aluminos Finishes 2017 Strong with Victory at SKUSA SuperNationals 21

American-based chassis scores victory and podium finishes in Las Vegas to complete season

Dec 08, 2017
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Since its debut in 2013, the Aluminos brand has been racing for the top step of the podium. A SuperNationals victory that year helped to solidify the brand. The 2017 season helped to take the chassis to the next level, with focused testing and development. All the effort equated into a number of regional victories […]

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Dec 08, 2017
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The 10th annual Machismo 12 Hour Endurance race proved to not only be the biggest in the size of the field, but also the most talented, and in the end, it also had the closest ever finish. 35 teams across three classes, 683 laps filled with traffic, passing, strategy, and sometimes the fight to just […]

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Dec 08, 2017
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The Italian-Spanish driver will race in the Junior class as official driver in a double programme between Europe and the US CRG is pleased to announce the agreement with the young and promising Elio Giovane Gonzalez. Born in June 2005, Elio has both the Italian and Spanish nationality and he currently lives in Miami with […]

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Dec 08, 2017
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As a reminder, the pre-entry deadline is approaching fast. Entries must be received in the office by deadline or it will be considered at track pricing. Here is a look at each series’ pre-entry deadline.  To register, please click the links below each deadline: Daytona Road Race pre-entry deadline: Dec. 13th ENTRY BLANK Daytona Dirt […]

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Dec 07, 2017
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Superkarts! USA gave us all a #TBT today, posting an interview conducted by veteran open wheel journalist Robin Miller with IndyCar champion Dan Wheldon. It was the second year the British native took part at the SuperNationals, and coined the phrase ‘Purest Form of Motorsports’. Enjoy! 

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Nine Nations Represented in Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship Shootout

Winner Will Claim $200K Mazda Scholarship to Contest 2018 USF2000 Championship

Dec 07, 2017
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A young racer’s life will be changed this coming weekend as 17 drivers representing nine nations and four different continents vie for superiority in the Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout. The second annual event will take place at the Bondurant Racing School in Chandler, Ariz., just outside of Phoenix. A Mazda Scholarship […]

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Dec 07, 2017
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Reigning national champion Ryan Urban is leading a resurgence of interest in Superkart racing – from the front! The current New Zealand Superkart champion was at his dominant best at the final round of this year’s Superkart Drivers’ Club-organised series at Hampton Downs over the November 25-26 weekend, winning all four all-in races. Rather than […]

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Route 66 Sprint Series Celebrates 2017 Champions

$50,000 in awards and prizes handed out to drivers and families of strong regional program

Dec 07, 2017
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Friends and families of the Route 66 Sprint Series presented by MG Tires and Franklin Motorsports gathered in Springfield, IL this past weekend for the 2017 Champion’s Banquet.  Once again, the Crowne Plaza ballroom was the site of the festivities.  Approximately 250 guests took part in the celebration, which included a first class dinner, an […]

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Dec 07, 2017
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The Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 took place on November 15-19 outside the Las Vegas Convention Center | Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Over 500 drivers converged to ‘Sin City’ for a chance to be part of history and win one of the 10 categories competing. The event itself made history, broadcast live on Facebook […]

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Dec 06, 2017
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Superkarts! USA has been able to release previous broadcasts of the SKUSA Pro Tour that broadcast on CBS Sports Network. Today is a release of the second broadcast for the 2015 SpringNationals, set at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona. Enjoy! 

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