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May 07, 2018
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On September 29th and 30th, the 33rd edition of the Le Mans 24 Heures Karting will share the programme with the very popular 24 Heures for Trucks. So, holders of a 24 Hours for Truck ticket will have direct access to the karting circuit, located close to the Bugatti. For the last three years, the […]

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May 07, 2018
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Over the last few weeks this event has been taken to a whole new level as the interest and excitement can be felt! The Gearup Challenge marks the first time competition karting has visited Pocono International Raceway in over a decade and we are very excited to bring you this truly special event. If you […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Sunday Report

Yu scores first X30 Senior victory as LeDuc repeats last year’s S1 triumph

May 06, 2018
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It is the end of a long, hot and busy weekend at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility for all the competitors at the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals. It reached record highs in the Glendale, Arizona area, topping out at 106 degrees, making it a challenge for the officials, racers, team members and family […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Saturday Report

Wick and Norberg lead five sweeps on the day at PKRA

May 05, 2018
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It was a very hot and challenging day at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association with the first day of racing for the 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals. The temperature at the Glendale, Arizona facility rose to triple digits, reaching 103 degrees before the sun began setting in the west as the podiums were completed. […]

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May 04, 2018
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The Lucas Oil School of Racing is now accepting applications for the next round of the Pippa Mann Scholarship for female racers looking to move up into road racing. Open to girls and young women from the worlds of karting and other motorsports disciplines, drivers selected for the Pippa Mann Scholarship will be offered a […]

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Leading Edge Motorsports Heads to Phoenix with Four Hungry Drivers

Four drivers in four classes aim for the top step at the SKUSA SpringNationals

May 04, 2018
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Lodi, California based Leading Edge Motorsports will make the trek to Glendale, Arizona for the second stop on the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour this coming weekend. With the PKRA facility hosting the SpringNationals, four hungry and fierce Leading Edge Motorsports competitors will be scattered amongst four classes as they all look towards the top […]

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May 03, 2018
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Nick Tucker and Nitro Kart are pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual Nitro Kart Summer Camp will take place on June 29th to July 1st at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina. The first-ever Nitro Kart Summer Camp took place last June, and it was a great success. Many of the drivers attending […]

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May 03, 2018
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Last weekend, Mach1 Motorsport travelled to the Prokart Raceland in Wackersdorf. The ADAC Kart Masters’ ranked races three and four took place on the highly modern track in Upper Palatine and caused exciting racing action. The protégés of the German chassis manufacturer played to the gallery – David Liwinski, Julian Müller and Tim Tröger even […]

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May 03, 2018
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Nicholas d’Orlando returned to the world stage of karting at the WSK Super Master Series and the FIA European Championship Series, in Sarno, Italy after a three-month lull from competition. Thanks to mother nature’s wrath of snow in northern Italy early last March that resulted in the cancelation of a WSK Super Master series race, […]

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14 Podium Results for Top Kart USA at Route 66 Sprint Series Season Opener

Three pole positions and four victories cap off solid weekend

May 03, 2018
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Staying close to their home base of Indianapolis, Indiana, Top Kart USA would make the short hour long trip east for the opening round of the 2018 Route 66 Sprint Series. Taking place at the ultra-fast New Castle Motorsports Park facility, Top Kart USA once again stole the show claiming three pole positions, four main […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Preview Part 2

Big fields for IAME divisions set for PKRA facility

May 03, 2018
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The 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour resumes this weekend as the national program travels to the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona. The season began with an exciting weekend at the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans for the second annual WinterNationals, featuring over 200 drivers in the Honda and IAME divisions. Now, […]

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May 03, 2018
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With no fewer than 186 drivers entered, the second event of the IAME Series Benelux again offered a magnificent spectacle on the karting circuit at Spa-Francorchamps. On a track sometimes dry and sometimes damp, discussions were extremely animated on the last weekend of April! Despite the changeable conditions, overall the favourites held their own. Like […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Preview Part 1

Stock Honda championships heat up heading to Phoenix

May 02, 2018
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The 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour resumes this weekend as the national program travels to the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona. The season began with an exciting weekend at the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans for the second annual WinterNationals, featuring over 200 drivers in the Honda and IAME divisions. Now, […]

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Los Angeles Karting Championship Hosts Round Three of 2018

Championship picture beginning to take shape following April 22 event

May 01, 2018
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship reached the 1/3-mark for the season. Round Three of the 2018 program went into the books on April 22 at the CalSpeed Karting facility in Fontana, California. Over 160 entries on the weekend provided another full paddock outside the Auto Club Speedway, competing on the ‘Grande’ counter-clockwise layout in categories […]

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EKN Radio Network Introduces New App

Stream audio content on your mobile device

May 01, 2018
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The first few months of the year have been packed with exciting racing, and the EKN staff has enjoyed being trackside for nine events already, attending SKUSA, WKA, COTA and USPKS races to fire up the 2018 season. Our EKN Live play-by-play broadcasts from each of these races were then streamed on the EKN Radio […]

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May 01, 2018
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Australian Karting Association Ltd (Karting Australia) today released the 2017 Annual Report covering its fourth full year of operation since restructuring as a Company Limited by Guarantee. The 58-page report (viewable by clicking image on the right) outlines the progress made by Karting Australia throughout 2017 with highlights including: A trading surplus for the fourth […]

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Speed Concepts Racing Enters Seven Drivers for SpringNationals

Florida squad looks to carry momentum from April results to May events

May 01, 2018
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After impressive results at the opening round of the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour and a dominating start to the 2018 United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS), Speed Concepts Racing is ready to head across the country to Phoenix, Arizona. Set to enter seven drivers in the prestigious SpringNationals at the PKRA facility in Phoenix, […]

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Superkarts! USA SpringNationals Up Next for Arias Deukmedjian

Leading Edge Motorsports driver looks to build from podium in NOLA

May 01, 2018
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Fresh off a double podium including one victory in the F4 at the Formula Race Productions event at the famed Road Atlanta, Floridian Arias Deukmedjian will get back in a kart this weekend in Phoenix. Taking on the IAME X30 Junior class at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SpringNationals, Deukmedjian will compete under the watchful eye […]

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May 01, 2018
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It is in our DNA – This is how president of Italian Motors Claudio Valiante describes his passion that led him towards newest project. After launching the successful X125 engines 4 years ago, and the love of the old school 100cc engines, the IM Team is proud to introduce the X100AC. Why is this engine […]

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North Texas Karters Set to Host IKF 2-Cycle / 4-Cycle Grand Nationals

Week-long summer event set for end of June at famed Denton, Texas facility

Apr 30, 2018
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The 2018 International Kart Federation (IKF) 2-Cycle and 4-Cycle Grand Nationals will be hosted at North Texas Karters (NTK) from Wednesday, June 27 through Saturday, June 30, where the much-heralded national karting trophy known as the “Duffy” will be awarded to the winners of each class. The IKF Grand Nationals have long been the “granddaddy” […]

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