Feb 15, 2017
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Meet Carter Nilson. He is 6 years-old and is in 1st grade at Christian Life School (Rockford, IL). He loves playing basketball, baseball, and being silly. Carter is also a 2 time-champion go-kart driver. He raced the #4 kart in the Kid Kart division at Leetzow Raceway Park in Fort Atkinson, WI during the 2015 […]

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California ProKart Challenge Opens Up 2017 Season

Reigning champions Musgrave and Hays begin title defense with victories at Buttonwillow

Feb 14, 2017
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The 2017 race season is underway in Superkarts! USA competition with a busy few weeks for the organization. At the end of February is a double-header weekend featuring the opening round of the Texas ProKart Challenge followed by the inaugural SKUSA Pro Tour WinterNationals at the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans. Up first, however, […]

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61 Kartway Adds Ignite Junior and Senior

“Igniting” Delmar, Iowa

Feb 14, 2017
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61 Kartway and Margay Racing LLC has announced that the Ignite Junior and Senior classes will be added to 61 Kartway’s class structure for 2017. Over the past three seasons, the Ignite spec program at the Gateway Kartplex has brought over 70 new karters to the St. Louis area. In 2015, the Ignite Senior class […]

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2017 EKN Chassis Showroom: Nitro Kart

Karting champion taking knowledge to chassis development to groom the next rising stars

Feb 14, 2017
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EKN is excited to offer an exclusive editorial series for our readers – the ‘Chassis Showroom’ – which is perfect for research when buying a new kart. Throughout the 2017 season, we will be highlighting many chassis manufacturers and the importers / dealers who are responsible for making these karts available to the North American […]

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Feb 14, 2017
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Maranello Kart’s KZ2 works team will make it to the track in Lonato for the Winter Cup with Tommaso Mosca, Alberto Cavalieri and Gleb Shapovalov. The Italian team will also partake in the opener of the Spring Trophy one week later in Lonato. Maranello Kart is all set to kick off its 2017 season with […]

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Feb 14, 2017
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The French brand Alpha Karting this year celebrates 40 years of experience at all levels of the sport. A pioneer at its creation in 1977, Alpha Karting has constantly evolved to serve all enthusiasts. In both competition and leisure karting, but also very well placed in distribution and online sales, Alpha exhibited its first CIK-FIA […]

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Feb 14, 2017
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The Ricciardo Kart factory team achieved a haul of four class victories at the Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE in Newcastle on Sunday afternoon, the most successful haul by the brand. Ricciardo Kart pilots took victories, Troy Loeskow (Bundaberg, QLD) scored a decisive victory in KZ2 gearbox, Lachlan Hughes (Gold Coast, […]

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Feb 14, 2017
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Lorenzo Camplese’s performance in the major KZ international events last year confirmed the quality of the Parolin Racing Kart chassis and prompted the Italian factory to reinforce the competitive presence of its Racing Team in 2017. The exceptionally difficult conditions of the first round of the WSK Super Master Series at Adria did not achieve […]

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Feb 13, 2017
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The United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) is proud to announce the release of a completely redesigned series website, located at www.uspks.com. The new website will feature even more information relating to the Series, quicker access to live timing and scoring feeds, and social media. Additionally, all the important information from the old site has […]

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Feb 13, 2017
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The Winter Cup of Lonato features a good number of entered drivers again: 290 racers will in fact make it to the track, 90 of which in KZ2! Edition 22nd of the Winter Cup, race to be held at the South Garda Karting circuit, introduces also the novelty of Super Heats to decide the starting […]

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Feb 13, 2017
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Competitors gearing up for the second race of the season for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting, scheduled for March 10-12 at Roebling Road Raceway in Savannah, Georgia have just 1 week left to take advantage of the Tier 1 Pre-Entry pricing. The deadline for Tier 1 is slated for Friday […]

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Feb 13, 2017
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What is to be a 6 weeks of racing in a row for some of the PSL RED ARMY drivers, Birel ART will field 6 drivers for this weekend’s ROK Florida Winter Tour Round 2 in West Palm Beach this weekend. Under the Junior and Mini Categories, Ryan McDermid (CAN) aboard the RY-30-S8B will compete […]

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Feb 13, 2017
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Round two of the Florida Winter Tour is upon us and Checkered Motorsports is ready to continue the hard work from Round one.   Annie Rhule, Mini ROK, is entering Round two knowing what she wants to accomplish and more focused than ever. With a lot of excitement, Rhule had a few setbacks during the […]

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Feb 13, 2017
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Also the year 2017 will be full of exciting engagements for Vortex. We will be alongside our historical partners, Tony Kart Racing Team and Kosmic Kart Racing Department, which we will face with all the international CIK-FIA and WSK Series competitions, as well as the one-shot most important races in the world. Next to the […]

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Feb 10, 2017
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eShifterKart.com is not your typical kart shop. Located in the exotic location of Garden City, Idaho, the growing operation continues to add to its product roster week after week, serving as the North American importer for the CKR chassis, AF Radiator, Stone Innovative Kart Technology, Debei Motori and of course eShifterKart Racing Products. A new […]

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Feb 10, 2017
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It’s that time… Drivers start your engines!   The 2017 season is officially underway and Nicholas d’Orlando, with his J3 Competition team, kicked off the year in sunny Homestead, Florida, for the first round of the Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup USA.  And this weekend, he’s back to the Sunshine State for Round Two in Palm […]

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Feb 10, 2017
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This class is to introduce young drivers to karting and to driving at speed safely with others drivers. The same rules to driver conduct as outlined in Section 12 of these Supplement Rules will apply, but the Race Director may use his/her discretion for this class when learning is more important than penalty. Continued poor […]

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Feb 10, 2017
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In a weekend where the track conditions were particularly critical, for the heavy rainfalls, we have missed the podium in KZ and OK categories due to adverse circumstances. However, De Pauw (VDK Team) have boosted the quality of our chassis, winning in OK class. OK Karol Basz’s performance was alike, since the qualifying, those of […]

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Rolison Performance Group: January Race Report

Five wins and ten podiums for the Oregon-based team

Feb 09, 2017
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The Rolison Performance Group team has wrapped up their first month of racing in 2017. The team spent three weeks on the road, starting on the East coast for the Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup and Rotax weekends in Homestead, Florida, and ending on the West coast at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas in […]

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JH Motorsports to Debut at SKUSA California ProKart Challenge

Long-time industry member Josh Huff launches new program to develop drivers

Feb 09, 2017
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Experience and knowledge are certainly key components to success in motorsports. With over two decades in racing, long-time karting industry member Josh Huff is making a calculated move in his career by establishing JH Motorsports, a new karting operation that will focus on helping to develop the young drivers of today, so they can be […]

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