2013 Florida Winter Tour Rotax Max Challenge Gets Underway This Weekend at Palm Beach International Raceway

Host of ‘celebrity’ drivers and 2012 top Rotax Grand Finals drivers travel to West Palm Beach

Jan 17, 2013
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Every year, many of the world’s top kart racers travel to the state of Florida in the United States to compete in the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour. For this, the 15th season of “The FWT” the trend continues. This year’s entry list, as in year’s past, is not just large, but stacked with […]

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Jan 16, 2013
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The entry blank for round one of the 2013 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series at Jacksonville, Fla.’s 103rd Street Sports Complex is now available at WorldKarting.com. CLICK HERE to view and print the 2013 Gold Cup Reserved Number Form. The lowest tier pricing for entry fees runs until February 6. Prices increase […]

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Jan 16, 2013
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Summary: The Weekend/Night Operations Manager is responsible for total operations and management of staff during the night and weekend hours. He or she manages the customer service experience of arrive-and-drive customers, manages the facility and directs the employees. Essential Functions: -Overseeing the opening and closing of the facility. -Coordinate the daily schedule between members and […]

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Superkarts! USA Moves SpringNationals to Tucson

April 12-14 event shifts south to Musselman Honda Circuit to host event for second time, while California ProKart Challenge location changed as well

Jan 15, 2013
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Per the 2013 schedule, Superkarts! USA is just three months away from kicking off this year’s SKUSA Pro Tour program in Phoenix. However, due to disappointing circumstances, SKUSA must now relocate the event. Originally scheduled for the PKRA facility in Phoenix, Arizona for the April 12-14 weekend, SKUSA has been forced to make a change […]

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2013 Florida Winter Tour Formula Kart Racing Program Gets Underway at PBIR

First two rounds of shifterkart and TaG racing kick off 15th season of program

Jan 15, 2013
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Saturday Report The 2013 Florida Winter Tour Season kicked off today under bright blue skies and temperatures in the low 80’s, emphasizing two big reasons FWT is truly “THE Winter Place To Be”. The huge gathering of talented racers assembled at the Palm Beach International Raceway took advantage of every minute of it. This is […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas – Tucson – Sunday Report

Arscott, Rudolph and Rocha earn victories as Leesmann doubles up

Jan 13, 2013
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The final day of action wrapped up the opening weekend of the 2013 Rotax Challenge of the Americas program at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. The story of the weekend was the weather, as unseasonably cold temperatures hit the area over the three days of competition, providing a unique challenge for all 130 […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas – Tucson – Saturday Report

McKean, Leesmann, Jones and Selliken dominate round one

Jan 12, 2013
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The first round of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program completed Saturday with a full day of action at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. Well below average temperatures, including below freezing overnight, put the over 130 competitors to start thon the edge early on as the day began. Despite sunshine throughout the […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – 2012 Final Standings

Tony Kart claims second straight title, CRG and Arrow round out podium

Dec 14, 2012
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The 2012 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship has wrapped up for the season with 23 events counted toward this year’s point total. Last month’s SKUSA SuperNationals XVI in Las Vegas closed out the year as the final opportunity for brands to gain valuable points and move up the standings. A wide range of chassis brands scored points […]

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Nov 16, 2012
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Here is content for Rob’s new blog-column.   It’s here Rob will say what is on his mind and how the sport is evolving etc.    

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Behind the Laptop: Back in the Saddle

After two years away from the wheel, return to action brings joyful weekend at home track

May 30, 2012
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Unlike many of the new people who have come into the sport of karting later in their lives, I’ve been around it since the day I was born. When my Dad and his father went looking for something to do together back in 1974, they found karting. Today, it’s something my father and I still […]

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