Apr 16, 2015 Phil Giebler Racing logo
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Phil Giebler Racing’s Carter Williams of Clovis, Calif., drove to his third straight victory in the S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto feature in the Superkarts! USA California ProKart Challenge on Saturday at Buttonwillow (Calif.) Raceway Park’s .69-mile kart track. Williams led an overall outstanding performance for the Anaheim, Calif.-based team. Vatche Tatikian of North Hollywood, Calif., […]

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CRG USA to Put Major Effort in US Open Program with Nearly 30 Competitors

Big name drivers from across the United States and Europe aboard CRG chassis

Apr 16, 2015 CRG USA logo
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With the start of the inaugural US Open powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment just around the corner, CRG USA has begun the preparation for the new national karting series. With the first event taking place at the Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) in Caddo Mills, Texas, a large contingent of CRG competitors will see action in both […]

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Apr 16, 2015 MAXSpeed Group logo
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As one of the largest karting race promotion companies in the world, MAXSpeed Entertainment is pleased to announce the launch of www.MAXSpeedEntertainment.com. Featuring information dedicated to series and events promoted by MAXSpeed including the US Open, Florida Winter Tour and the United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals, the new site is the place to […]

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Route 66 Sprint Series Opens 2015 Season in Springfield

Championship chases begin with two rounds at Mid-State Kart Club facility

Apr 16, 2015 Brandon Lemke doubled up in his first weekend competing in the Yamaha Senior division (Photo: Kathy Chruchill - Route 66 Sprint Series)
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The 2015 season for the Route 66 Sprint Series opened up at the Mid-State Kart Club facility in Springfield, Illinois over the April 10-12 weekend. Perfect weather conditions greeted 274 total entries for two rounds of racing, the largest event ever at the Mid-State circuit with the celebration of the 15th year of the Route […]

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Apr 15, 2015 51tvbroadcast
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The 2nd Annual Valvoline Little 600 free fan event at GoPro Motorplex on May 19, featuring popular NASCAR drivers competing in the facility’s rental karts is quickly becoming a fan-favorite. Although conveniently scheduled between the NASCAR All-Star Race and Coca-Cola 600 when many NASCAR fans flock to the Charlotte area, a partnership between Speed51.com’s 51 […]

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Terence Burdette and Ryan Joyner were double winners during round three of the AKRA/Unilli Tires ‘Big Eight’ million-dollar purse series Saturday April 4th at Liberty Raceway Park in Staley N.C.  Liberty Raceway Park, known as the ‘Daytona of Dirt, hosts North Carolina’s largest local points series. Burdette earned the Clone Super Heavy and Clone Super […]

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Musgrave and Elliott Top Headline Categories at California ProKart Challenge

Six drivers earn class sweep in Buttonwillow during third round of 2015 season

Apr 15, 2015 Two-time defending S1 Pro series champion Billy Musgrave jumped back on the winning track at Round Three (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The third stop of the California ProKart Challenge brought the teams, competitors and families to the Buttonwillow Raceway Park on April 10-11. It was a 180-degree flip in terms of weather conditions from the first weekend back in February, with the perfect weather for the record-breaking 160 drivers on hand competing in the Superkarts! USA […]

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SKUSA Bulletin: 2015 SpringNationals Hotel Room Blocks Close April 15

Last chance to reserve special SKUSA rates at two local Phoenix hotels

Apr 14, 2015 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour 2015 logo SKUSA
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In just 17 days, the 2015 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour will kick off at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona. The $150,000-plus in cash and prizes being offered is the largest ever by SKUSA in the Tour’s six-year history, and together with the CBS Sports Network television coverage scheduled for the entire […]

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Apr 14, 2015 Briggs LO206
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Briggs Racing Director David Klaus put together this information sheet to help newcomers to the LO206 program and karting in general a quick reference on issues or common mistakes made after the initial purchase of a Briggs LO206 engine. The 206 crate engine is built from a dedicated platform engineered and designed for racing.  Even […]

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Apr 14, 2015 Sarno_start
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The European CIK-FIA KZ and KZ2 Championship starts next weekend with the first out of three rounds in schedule for the 2015 season. Two other categories, the KF and KF Junior, complete the official CIK-FIA calendar with three more rounds for the European trophy. From 16th to 19th April, the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno […]

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Results at La Conca Make WSK Master Series Finale in Sarno Absolutely Unpredictable

The winners of the WSK Master Series in Muro Leccese (Lecce - Italy) are Puhakka (FIN – CRG-Maxter KZ2), Vartanyan (RUS – Tony Kart-Vortex KF), Lundgaard (DK – Tony Kart-Vortex KFJ) and Hauger (I – CRG-TM 60 Mini)

Apr 13, 2015 KZ2 podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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After today’s results at the International Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese, the finale of the WSK Super Master Series, which will be hosted in two weeks’ time by the circuit of Sarno in southern Italy, is going to be as heated as ever. The third round, in fact, was characterized by the excellent results […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Outline Confirmed for 2015

Program continues promotion of drivers within TaG and Stock Moto divisions

Apr 13, 2015 EKN E logo
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The 2015 details of the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings program have been confirmed. The events to be included in the Touch and Go (TaG) and Stock Moto categories have been identified, with the purpose to highlight the top drivers in the country. Initially developed for the pages of Super Kart Illustrated magazine, the mathematical program ranks […]

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Apr 13, 2015 CompKart logo
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Continuing its awareness through strong, knowledgeable and dedicated partners, COMPKART is now available in the Mid-Atlantic market through long-time Karting mainstay John Bonanno.  Located in New Jersey, Bonanno and his operation is definitely no stranger to the industry or market as they have been on the scene since the mid 1980’s.  With the newly launched […]

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Apr 13, 2015 VSR logo
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The popular FA Kart found a new home at the beginning of the 2014 season in the hands of Ventresca Seberras Racing.  Formed by long-time tuner Terry Ventresca and driver Brayden Seberras, VSR focuses on a positive team atmosphere as well as sale and support of all OTK / FA products for Ontario. VSR has […]

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Apr 12, 2015 Paolo de Conto (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The finale of the third round of the WSK Super Master Series is going to be absolutely unmissable. The event, hosted by the International Circuit La Conca, is part of the international kart racing calendar promoted by WSK Promotion. The final phase of the race is going to be gripping not only for the audience […]

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Apr 11, 2015 American Logan Sargeant (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The third round of the WSK Super Master Series started today in Muro Leccese and there are great expectations for a spectacular show. None of the current leaders of the four categories – KZ2, KF, KF Junior and 60 Mini – feels safe: everything is still at stake. The International Circuit La Conca is ready […]

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Apr 10, 2015 New Jersey Sprint Series logo
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The 2015 Alpine Restyle New Jersey Sprint Series is fast approaching.  This year is sure to bring some exciting changes to the series.  We welcome our title sponsor Alpine Restyle.  The relationship between NJSS and Alpine Restyle will attract many more people to the sport of karting through the Alpine Restyle social media presence.  Be […]

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Behind the Laptop: The De-Evolution of Prestige in Karting

What everyone once ‘wanted’ has quickly become nothing they seek

Apr 09, 2015 Behind the Laptop David Cole
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My early days of karting were spent idolizing those drivers who were able to end the weekend holding the winning trophy. For me, I never understood the work, the money and the time it took to outrun a field of 20 Yamaha Lite drivers at the sprint track, or edge out 100 shifterkarts at the […]

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Superkarts! USA Confirms Priority Pre-Entry Program for SuperNationals XIX

Racers can lock in chance to enter Pro Tour finale in Las Vegas

Apr 08, 2015 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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A new era in the historic Superkarts! USA SuperNationals event is set to begin this November when racers from all around the world descend on the Las Vegas Convention Center. After the past eight years calling the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino home, the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX moves to a new temporary circuit along the […]

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PSL West Officially Makes the Switch to BirelART

New brand, new website and new opportunities for PSL West

Apr 08, 2015 PSL West will officially represent the BirelArt chassis in the western half of the United States and Canada
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Following in the footsteps of their parent company PSL Karting, PSL West has officially made the switch to the BirelArt product line. Effective immediately, PSL West’s colors will turn to the bright red and white design as they continue on and into the remainder of the 2015 karting season. “There were many people in the […]

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