Apr 21, 2016 KSP-CIK-FIA-2016-2552
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The 2016 international season will start in France at the track of Essay, which hosted the CIK-FIA World KF and KF-Junior Championships in 2014, from April 21st to 24th with a triple show: the CIKFIA European KZ and KZ2 Championships and CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy. This will be the first of three 2016 Competitions for […]

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Apr 21, 2016 Vortex
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Vortex is thrilled to begin this new challenge and to provide engines for the OK and OK-Junior class in the British National Championship. So the new-born Vortex models, DDS and DDJ, will give life to the British national championship reserved to the categories promoted by the CIK-FIA. Vortex is strongly committed to this mission and […]

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Apr 21, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Much like the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series, the chassis battle on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series could indeed be a tight one come October. That’s if Round 1 of action this past weekend at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida is any indication, as Ionic Edge Chassis holds a 1 win […]

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Grassroots Racer from Georgia Wins 2016 ‘Search for a Champion’ Grand Prize Sponsorship

Kart Racer Myles Rowe is $10,000 Sponsorship Winner in Amateur Category

Apr 21, 2016 Myles Rowe
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Myles Rowe is one of two grassroots racers who will be able to pursue their goals of racing at the professional level thanks to two grand prize sponsorships awarded through the 2016 “Search for a Champion” contest from Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ iconic Champion® brand. Federal-Mogul Motorparts is a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML). Myles […]

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Apr 21, 2016 AKRA logo
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This is the last full week to pre-enter for the second round of the AKRA / Vega USA American Sprint Cup Series “Southern Tour” presented by TSRacing.com, set to take place next weekend – April 29-May 1 – at the historic Lamar County Speedway in Barnesville, GA. Teams can pre-enter at the great price of […]

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Apr 21, 2016 Tommaso Mosca
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Tommaso Mosca obtained a great result in KZ2 confirming his place among the front runners of the category. Bad luck slowed down Spagni and Sani instead. Del Brutto on the podium in Prodriver Under. Bombardelli stopped by an incident. Maranello Kart had a good start in the Italian ACI Karting Championship opener held in Castelletto […]

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Apr 21, 2016 Ricciardo Kart logo
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Ricciardo Kart makes its debut at the CIK-FIA European KZ and KZ2 Championships, scheduled in Essay (France), on April 20-24: Rick Dreezen (KZ) and Troy Loeskow (KZ2) will take to the track. Rickard Kaell, Sporting Director: “It has been a positive start to the season. In KZ, we were immediately competitive, getting on the podium […]

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Apr 21, 2016 BirelART logo
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Birel ART Racing is ready to get on track for the opening round of the CIK-FIA European KZ and KZ2 Championships, scheduled on April 20-24, 2016 at Essay (France): flying the team colours will be Jordon Lennox-Lamb (KZ) and Marijn Kremers (KZ2). Gianluca Beggio, Technical Director: “Birel ART Racing goes into the opening round of […]

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Apr 21, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Letters converted quickly to numbers for Aiden Baker Crouse in the season opener for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series this past weekend at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, as the World Karting Association began a new era for 6 of their 11 national classes, offering purse payouts to the top […]

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Apr 20, 2016 EKNTV-Derek Wang-WCKC-April 17
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Watch as multi-time Team USA driver Derek Wang goes from zero to hero in the matter of a few laps during the recent Briggs 206 race at the West Coast Kart Club event at Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, British Columbia. Enjoy!

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Apr 20, 2016 Simeon Woolsey (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Young gun Simeon Woolsey battled through an all-action Final for his second KZ2 class round win in a row at the big Point 2 Point Citrus kart meeting in the Bay of Plenty on Sunday. The 16-year-old from Auckland claimed his first KZ2 class win of the season at the opening round of this year’s […]

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Apr 20, 2016 So-Cal Oval Karters logo
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After more than a month off, the So Cal Oval Karters will contest round #2 of its championship season this Saturday night, April 23rd, at Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville.   The Speedway Sprints and Wheel2Wheel resident Dirt Karts will also be on action on the banked 1/8 of a mile […]

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Apr 20, 2016 Ionic-WKA Gold Cup-Jax
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The IONIC Edge Chassis team traveled to Jacksonville, Florida, this past weekend for the much-anticipated season opener for the WKA Gold Cup Series at the popular 103rd Street Sports Complex. Seven IONIC Edge teams made the trip south to Jacksonville, where Junior Sportsman racer Aiden Baker Crouse rode his IONIC Edge to an unprecedented seven […]

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Apr 20, 2016 CRG-Italian ACI Karting Championship
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The 2015 Italian Champion Longhi and team Modena Kart got the podium in the first final of Castelletto. A victory for the new driver of Team Gamoto Spina and a double podium for Mallet in 60 Mini. Graziani and Torreggiani also on the podium in the new ACI Kart Junior, Colombo in Prodriver Over. The […]

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EKN One-on-One: Mike Rolison

Driver, race team owner, and series promoter - never a dull moment with ‘Roli’

Apr 20, 2016 Mike Rolison (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The moment the pits open, until the final trailer rolls out of the paddock, you can be sure to see a tall blur of a man running around the Rolison Performance Group tent making sure everything is taken care of. On the track, he’s the guy in the plain race suit and the plain helmet, […]

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Apr 19, 2016 PSL Karting-Birel ART North America-logo
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Joining team mates, Gianfranco Mazzaferro and Oliver Askew, the team-leads are joined by ex-OGP driver, Kyle Kirkwood fresh off his Florida Winter Tour back-to-back Championship titles. “This season has been another major development year”, stated Team Manager, Coy Arbour “Simplifying our race program and growing our expanding dealer network across North America, it only seemed […]

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Apr 19, 2016 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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This is the 30-second commercial spot that is set to air during the broadcasts of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour events, set for CBS Sports Network this summer – courtesy of Eyenovation Multimedia. Enjoy!

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2016 Colorado Karting Tour Begins This Weekend at Action Karting

Eight race grassroots championship series opens up in Morrison, Colorado

Apr 19, 2016 Colorado Karting Tour logo
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The Rocky Mountains area has been a silent hotbed for motorsport and the karting community. The recent decade has seen its ups and downs within the Colorado karting scene, featuring a number of high profile events in the state, and a number or prominent drivers calling the Centennial State home. During that time, the Colorado […]

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Apr 19, 2016 April 19 2016 - GearUp F Series Photo
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Looking to build off the wave of momentum he began at the second round of the 2016 WKA Manufacturer’s Cup just two weeks ago, Eli Trull and Team Fullerton USA returned to the GoPro Motorplex for opening weekend of the Gearup F Series to compete in the Formula Micro Rok class. Outside factors prevented Trull […]

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Apr 19, 2016 Junior 3-#00 Cole Neibert triple winner works past a competitor (Photo: Bruce C. Walls)
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Two hundred and forty three racers set an all time first race of the season record at US 13 Kartway in Delmar, DE last Saturday (March 16th).  Regional racers from New York to North Carolina came to competed in round one of the ‘Maxxis Tires Race at the Beach Series’. Local standout Cole ‘Bubba’ Neibert […]

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