May 24, 2016 Flavio Camponeschi
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Camponeschi ended fourth in the KZ Championship in the closing round of WSK Super Master Series in Adria. Pollini second in KZ2 by one point. Hiltbrand slipped down to third in OK. Hauger new star of OKJ, Gomez great in Mini. The WSK Super Master Series named its winners of the four categories KZ, KZ2, […]

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Revival of the Rotax Grand Festival

Annually one event per continent featuring Mini and Micro Max competitors

May 24, 2016 Rotax Grand Festival logo
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Since the announcement of the granted 72 Rotax 125 Micro and Mini MAX drivers at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), 36 participants in each category, the demand to get a starting place was incredibly high. “Due to the tough time schedule during the 7-day-event at the RMCGF we are not able to have […]

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Momentum Building for Upcoming California State Karting Championships

Unique track layout and growing prize package highlight new additions to 48th running of event

May 23, 2016 California State Karting Championships CSKC 2016 poster web-900x600
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With less than a month until the green flag drops, Tri-C Karters and title sponsor APM Racing will be hosting the 48th Annual California State Karting Championships (CSKC) on June 17-19 in Fontana, California at CalSpeed Karting facility. The premier kart racing facility in Southern California will host a unique track layout designed solely for […]

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May 23, 2016 Jay Howard MDD logo
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Jay Howard’s Motorsports Driver Development kart team is on a rampage. Team driver Braden Eves has won back to back events at the largest kart races in the USA. Eves recently crowned SKUSA Spring Nats Champion headed back east to the first round of the USPKS Championship. Starting where he left off in Phoenix, Eves […]

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Top Kart USA Off to a Good Start in USPKS Competition

One pole and three wins to kick off the season

May 23, 2016 16-05-22-wharff
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Top Kart USA started the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) season off on the right foot, scoring one pole position and three wins in the first weekend of competition, held May 13-15 at New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. “Even though the weather wasn’t so great, we did not let that stop […]

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May 23, 2016 KZ_Podium
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The final of the WSK Super Master Series was actually a great celebration of Motorsport: the event, hosted by the circuit of Adria (Rovigo, Italy), was definitely a big day for international karting. The hunt for the victory of the competition – organised by WSK Promotion – pushed the 200 participants to exploit their talent […]

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May 22, 2016 OK_201-Basz
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Heats, too, are bound to bring great changes to the standings of the WSK Super Master Series, which is taking place at the Adria Karting Raceway. The event is getting ready for the grand finale: tomorrow, in fact, we will know the names of the winners of the five categories admitted to the competition. In […]

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From the Tower: United States Pro Kart Series 2016 – New Castle

Successful opening event as fourth season of series kicks off

May 20, 2016 (Photo: EKN)
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We spend our entire raceday up in the tower, watching every on-track session while producing our EKN Trackside Live program, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. The ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those […]

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Rock Island Grand Prix Announces 2016 Race Classes, Opens New Online Registration Process

Popular Labor Day street race gearing up for the 22nd running

May 20, 2016 2015 Rock Island Grand Prix logo
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In just over 100 days, karters from across North America will converge on the Quad Cities area for the 22nd running of the Rock Island Grand Prix. Dubbed as the largest street race in the world, Rock Island, Illinois city streets are converted overnight into a race track as competitors tackle the 6/10-mile course along […]

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May 20, 2016 WKA Road Race logo
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The brief pause of the WKA Karting season will culminate in a little over 2 weeks when the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting kicks off the stretch of national karting events for 2016. With the March event in Savannah, Georgia serving as the most recent stop for the series, competitors in […]

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Surge of Entries at Round Four of Los Angeles Karting Championship

Hays, Schartau, Inzunza and Cotham among the big winners at CalSpeed

May 19, 2016 (Photo: KartRacerMedia.com)
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The fourth round of the Los Angeles Karting Championship took place May 15 at the CalSpeed Karting Facility. A surge of entries boasted the total number above the 180-mark, all converging on the Fontana, California facility to dry and comfortable racing weather. A handful of drivers used the event to establish themselves as a championship […]

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May 19, 2016 Donny Lampman
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For the second straight week Merrittville Speedway had 5 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Drivers winning their first features of 2016. First to visit KC Auto Parts Victory Lane was William Younger who won the Vansickle Pet Valu Novice 1 Feature. Hana Rothwell, Donny Lampman, Dalton Slack and Paul Lindberg also took home their first […]

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May 19, 2016 CES logo
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The RA Adams Enterprises “Championship Enduro Series”, sanctioned by TAG Racing International, and produced by GEM Promotions returns to the track at Blackhawk Farms Raceway in South Beloit Illinois for what promises to be one of the most anticipated events in the Midwest this season. Presented by GPI Racing, the race weekend at Blackhawk Farms […]

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May 19, 2016 Kiern Jewiss-Zuera
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Kiern Jewiss took part in round one of the CIK-FIA European Junior Championship at the Zuera International Circuit in Zaragoza, Spain, at the weekend. In what proved to be some of the most exciting racing of the series so far, Jewiss once again showcased his amazing ability to produce great results in adverse conditions. Qualifying […]

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May 19, 2016 Karting, CAMPLESE LORENZO, KZ, ITA, PAROLIN / TM RACING / VEGA, PAROLIN RACING KART, CIK / FIA - European Championship, Zuera, Spain, International Race, © KSP Reportages
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Eagerly awaited by the Parolin Racing Kart Team to get back into the title race, the second round of the European KZ Championship Lorenzo Camplese was hit by two incidents with heavy consequences on the track. But we knew the Parolin chassis was very effective at the Spanish circuit of Zuera as had been proven […]

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May 19, 2016 Maranello North America
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After a successful winter season that saw them nearly claim a prestigious Florida Winter Tour title, Maranello North America are primed up and ready to attack the Canadian karting season. 2015 was a record breaking campaign for the team and Maranello North America are ready to hit the ground running for another record year with […]

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May 19, 2016 (Photo: kartpix.net)
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Blistering hot weather kept yet another Super One round all dry at the undulating north Wales circuit and the first chance to see the very quick KZ1 gearbox karts competing for their own MSA British crown. MSA British Cadet Championship (IAME) Although Harry Thompson was quickest in the first timed qualifying session he was pushed […]

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May 19, 2016 SKUSA-TomVersation
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This is version 2 of the ‘TomVersation’ as been released by Superkarts! USA. SKUSA CEO and owner Tom Kutscher sits down with Eyenovation’s Chris Ortenburger for another interview discussing all the major issues currently facing the organization and hits the rumors and opinions out there head on. Enjoy!

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May 18, 2016 (Photo: Dan Frederickson)
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The Calgary Kart Racing Club’s second club race was run under much nicer spring conditions with temperatures hovering around 18 degrees. Many members took advantage of the Saturday Test & Tune to prepare for Sunday’s event. There were 74 entries amongst all the classes with many new faces and a few returning that raced years […]

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May 18, 2016 Gearup Challenge FSeries logo
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In collaboration with High-Shelf Records and the American Cancer Society the F-Series has been working on a really special event for our racers, teams and fans of the Gearup Challenge!  At the conclusion of the official practice day at Oldbridge Township Raceway Park the Gearup Challenge will host a benefit concert. The professional team of High Shelf Records have selected some very […]

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