Jul 23, 2015 Michael d'Orlando-Rotax Summer Shootout
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After only 6 months in the junior ranks, stand-out kart racer Michael d’Orlando knows exactly why ‘they’ consider junior to be oneof the most competitive classes in karting.  The competition is fierce with experienced racers as old as 16 years, but 13-year-old Michael continues to impress with solid results. Michael d’Orlando brought home a fifth […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals Preview – Part 3

Dreezen looks to continue S1 streak into New Castle as heated TaG Senior fight amps up

Jul 23, 2015 2015 SKUSA SummerNationals-Graphic
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The popular 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour resumes this weekend, as the program heads to the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana for the first time. A successful SpringNationals in Arizona back in May launched the sixth season of the organization’s championship series, which is helping to take the sport to […]

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Jul 22, 2015 (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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Race #4 for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series found quite a bit of parity, as the battle for national titles tightened up in the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana. Drivers were greeted with a change in the scoring line at the track, as competitors would have an even harder run […]

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Jul 22, 2015 Bryson McDonald
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The weather was very hot and sunny for Race 5 of the Manitoba Karting Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Race 4 was BRE Karting. Highlights of Race # 5 Junior 1 Briggs was won by Ethan Clace with Josh Gill 2nd. Junior 2 Briggs was won by Bianca Bovino with Max Jarry […]

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Jul 22, 2015 So Cal Oval Karters logo
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The So Cal Oval Karters open the second half of their 2015 season with round #2 of the “Summer Shootout Series” in The Grand Arena at the Industry Hills Expo Center this Saturday afternoon, July 25th.  Joining the stars and karts from the SCOK will be the Speedway Sprints from Wheel2Wheel Raceway in Victorville.  Spectator […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals Preview – Part 2

Another large S2 field set for battle with strong drivers competing in S4 and TaG Master

Jul 22, 2015 2015 SKUSA SummerNationals-Graphic
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The 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour resumes this weekend, as the program heads to the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. A successful SpringNationals in Arizona back in May set up the beginning of the sixth season of the organization’s championship series, helping to take the sport here in the United […]

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2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals

July 24-26, 2015: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

Jul 21, 2015 SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour logo
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The sixth annual Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals is set for this weekend (July 24-26) at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Over 230 drivers are scheduled to take part in the four Stock Moto and four TaG divisions in central Indiana. Official Event Thread Official Series Website Friday/Saturday Results Sunday Results On Track […]

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TXS Productions Enters the Karting World with Koene USA’s Payton Durrant

Utah based company supports and sponsors up and coming athletes

Jul 21, 2015 15-07-20-txs
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TXS Productions (TXSProductions.com), a Utah based company that provides sponsorship and support to up and coming athletes, has inked a deal with Rotax Mini Max competitor, race winner and Team Koene USA driver Payton Durrant. Owned and operated by Tom Smith, TXS Productions provides the support needed for BMX, motocross and motorsports as well as […]

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Jul 21, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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While the racing season begins its stretch run in many parts of the country, officials with the World Karting Association and Daytona International Speedway have already begun the process for kartings annual return to the World Center of Racing in December. For many years, Daytona KartWeek has been the launching point for motorsports newest season. […]

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Top Kart USA Adds New Authorized Dealer

Central Mass Powersports to be the first Top Kart USA dealer in New England

Jul 21, 2015 Top Kart USA logo
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Top Kart USA clients in New England now have a new option for parts, service and support. The Indianapolis-based importer of the Top Kart chassis announced a partnership with New England Power Sports, who will feature Top Kart products at Central Mass Powersports. Currently, retail shops are very limited in the Northeast, with only a […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals Preview – Part 1

Organization returns to the East Coast for first-ever series event at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana

Jul 21, 2015 2015 SKUSA SummerNationals-Graphic
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The popular 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour resumes this weekend, as the program heads to the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana for the first time. A successful SpringNationals in Arizona back in May launched the sixth season of the organization’s championship series, which is helping to take the sport to […]

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Jul 20, 2015 2015 Rock Island Grand Prix logo
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MavTV, the Rock Island Grand Prix, Margay Racing and Aaron Carotta have announced that the Labor Day Weekend race will be televised on MavTV’s new “Motorsports Road Trip” series. MavTV is the fast growing motorsport and adventure cable/satellite channel which covers such series as ARCA, world rally, dirt racing, IHRA and others. “This is an […]

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Jul 20, 2015 CRG Nations logo
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CRG Nations is excited to announce that CRG drivers will have support at the next round of the SuperKarts! USA ProTour event at New Castle Motorsports Park on July 24-26. In association with Ron White Racing, CRG drivers will have the support of parts and tuning advice from a former Superkarts! USA National Champion and […]

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Superkarts! USA Bulletin: Final Days of Registration for SummerNationals and SuperNationals XIX Priority Pre-Entry Program

Deadlines set for Sunday and Monday for registration programs to Fikse Wheels Pro Tour events

Jul 17, 2015 SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour logo
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The 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals is just around the corner, with already 225 drivers registered for the upcoming event on July 24-26 at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The popular Indiana facility will be the first stop west of the Mississippi for the organization since the inaugural SummerNationals in 2010 in […]

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Jay Howard Announces Driver Development Program

Kart team to debut at SKUSA SummerNationals in New Castle

Jul 17, 2015 Jay Howard MDD logo
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Verizon IndyCar Series driver Jay Howard has formed Jay Howard’s  Motorsports Driver Development program, which will prepare drivers, who are currently racing karts, to someday race professionally. Debuting in two weeks time at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Fikse Pro Tour SummerNationals event at the New Castle Motorsports Park (NCMP) facility in New Castle, Indiana, a […]

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K1 RaceGear Again Confirmed as Official Gear Supplier for Team USA

Custom race suits and gear for Team USA at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals

Jul 17, 2015 K1 RaceGear logo
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For the fifth consecutive year, K1 RaceGear will continue their support of Team USA and the MAXSpeed Group for the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF). Providing the American contingent with custom shoes, gloves and driving suits, Team USA is sure to step out in style, and safety, during the 2015 edition of the RMCGF […]

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Jul 17, 2015 Can-Am Karting Challenge logo
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Crossing the border for round three of the 2015 CAN-AM Karting Challenge international drivers invaded the challenging Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, British Columbia this past weekend. A record turnout of drivers, exceptional racing including heart-racing Briggs & Stratton LO206 action and intense championship battles highlighted the weekend’s action in the Great White North, the […]

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PSL West Offers Special Arrive and Drive Packages for Upcoming Events in Las Vegas

Compete at the Cold Stone US Open and Fikse Wheels Pro Tour as part of the PSL West BirelArt team

Jul 17, 2015 Team PSL West logo
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Looking to make a splash in Sin City, PSL West, an official dealer of the BirelArt product line, has put together unprecedented opportunities to compete at two of North America’s most talked about events in Las Vegas, Nevada. Taking on the finale round of the Cold Stone US Open program at the Rio All-Suite Hotel […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – June 2015 – David Kalb Jr.

Ohio driver bags three wins in Junior ranks at WKA Gold Cup event in Kershaw

Jul 17, 2015 Kalb taking one of his three checkered flags during the Kershaw weekend (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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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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Jul 16, 2015 IKF International Kart Federation logo
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IKF 2-Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals July 29 – August 1, 2015, Adams Motorsport Park, Riverside, California Entry Fees are: First Class $140.00 Additional Classes $130.00 Entry Forms are available at: www.motorsportsreg.com and on the Forms Page of the IKF Website:   www.ikfkarting.com The 2015 IKF 2 Cycle Sprint Grand National will be held at Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, CA. Adams Motorsports […]

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