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Mar 28, 2013
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Board of Trustee elections for districts 3 (N.C.), 6 (Mich., Ohio) and 9 (Conn., Maine, Mass., N.H., N.Y., R.I., Vt.) recently concluded and as a result, the World Karting Association has three new Board of Trustee members. Johnny Bartlett is the new District 3 Trustee. John Klutz will serve as Bartlett’s 2-cycle Representative and Bobby […]

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EKN Audio Broadcasts from All Three Rotax Challenge of the Americas Events Now Online

All 2013 six main events for all seven categories available for download

Mar 28, 2013
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Just a few weeks ago, the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program wrapped up its 2013 season at the CalSpeed Karting facility in Fontana, California. Seven champions were crowned at the event, including four tickets to the 2013 Rotax Grand Finals, two tickets to the Micro & Mini Max Invitational event at NOLA, and three […]

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The Coyote Motorsports shop is abuzz with energy and enthusiasm after a terrific March that featured great success at two big 4-cycle sprint national events. Team Coyote had been preparing for the 2013 season openers throughout the long, cold winter in the Rochester, N.Y., area. The preparation and hard work paid off, as Coyote racers […]

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Mar 27, 2013
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The upcoming Michigan Kart Supply RLV Gold Cup Nationals at JET Karting, formerly Michiana Raceway Park, in South Bend, Ind., will feature an all-new Friday evening racing format that is primed to be the best, most prestigious awards package at a single event in the Gold Cup’s history. After Friday practice, three Pro Gas Animal […]

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2013 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Schedule Announced

Series continues to promote drivers within TaG and Stock Moto categories

Mar 27, 2013
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eKartingNews.com is happy to announce the events included as part of the 2013 EKN Driver Rankings program. The staff here at EKN is committed to continuing the successful program, which highlights the top drivers in the country for the Touch and Go (TaG) and Stock Moto categories. Initially developed for the pages of Super Kart […]

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Mar 27, 2013
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In the wake of the past successful years, the winning match “Intrepid – Lammers” officially comes back to take part to the most important and prestigious competitions with the goal to win! Intrepid is determinate, further to the last demanding period, to show to everybody the high quality of the new chassis made to reach […]

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Last weekend at the Sumas International Motorsport Academy, there was yet another stellar Winter Series race. The second of the winter races, it was characterized by all the same qualities as the 1st round – Sun, unseasonably warm weather, record breaking turnout and fierce competition up and down the grid. In all, 80 drivers from […]

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Team News: Top Kart USA Victorious at King of the Castle Event

Jay Howard takes Pro TaG victory and $5000 purse

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Traveling not far from their Indianapolis, Indiana headquarters to the New Castle Motorsports Park, Top Kart USA would stake their claim as the Maxxis “King of the Castle”, part of the Pro Kart Tour Right Turn Edition, with team driver Jay Howard. Taking on unseasonably cold temperatures, as well as a shortened schedule due to […]

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Series News: RACERSITES Cup Round Three Preview

Power Wheel Race, Mascot Appearances Highlight Kid’s Night During RACERSITES Cup Round Three at Mooresville Motorplex

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The NASCAR stars racing in Round Three of the RACERSITES Cup Wednesday night might have to compete hard to hold onto the spotlight. Round Three is Kid’s Night at the races which will include a Power Wheel race and appearances by local mascots, including the World’s Fastest Mascot, Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Lug Nut. RACERSITES Cup […]

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WSK Euro Series – Zuera Report

Important issues from the first half of the season in Zuera

Mar 26, 2013
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The Spanish round was particularly rich of important information which is now useful to understand the real potential of teams and drivers of this year’s WSK Euro Series. The races – which finished today – on the Circuito Internacional de Zuera in some cases confirmed the expectations of the first phase of the long, Spanish […]

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Mar 26, 2013
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Registration is now open for WKA’s final Race Official Training and Certification in 2013. The training will be held on Friday, April 5 and is being held in conjunction with the Manufacturers Cup and National Road Racing Series events at Carolina Motorsports Park. The seminar will begin at 4:30 p.m. and should conclude by 8 […]

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Race Report: Florida Winter Tour – Rotax Max Challenge – Ocala

Championships and Rotax Grand Finals tickets decided in Central Florida

Mar 26, 2013
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PSL Karting sponsored Rotax DD2 The first groups in the queue to qualify were the DD2 and DD2 Masters. Although they qualified together, the two classes will run their own races Saturday and Sunday. In the early session, it was Ben Cooper laying down the law to set the fastest time of any class for […]

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Australian Superkart Championship – Round 1 Report

Kiwi Champ makes Aussies sit up and take notice

Mar 25, 2013
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Kiwi champion Karl Wilson made Australia’s top SuperKart racers sit up and take notice in Sydney over the weekend, the Wellingtonian qualifying on the front row and ending up fifth overall at the opening round of the 2013 Rockpress Australian championships at Sydney Motorpsort Park. Though he failed to make the start of the first […]

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Mar 25, 2013
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While the weather as of late would make it seem like racing in the North still is a long way off, the WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series’ Grattan Nationals at Michigan’s Grattan Raceway is less than two months away. WKA and Dart Kart Club officials have released the May 17-19 Grattan Nationals […]

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Become One Film Now Available to Public

Karting documentary gaining great reviews from premiere and Kickstarter supporters

Mar 25, 2013
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It’s been a roller coaster ride for John Shofner over the past year. The talented photog from Texas spent the majority of the past 12 months building support, shooting footage, and the daunting task of editing his documentary film on karting – Become One. During the Texas Lone Star Grand Prix earlier this month, Shofner […]

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Industry News: MAXSpeed, KRN Confirm Live Broadcasts of 2013 U.S. Grand Nationals and Pan Am Challenge

Live High-Definition streaming broadcasts for pair of marquee events

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The MaxSpeed Group (gorotax.com) and Kart Racing Network (kartracingnetwork.com) confirmed today that they will extend their relationship for a third consecutive year, with the announcement that both the 2013 United States Rotax Grand Nationals and the 2013 Pan-American Challenge will be broadcast live on KRN, and for the first time, in true High-Definition streaming video. […]

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Driver News: Cole Glasson Racing Set to Host Second Annual Motorsports Networking Party and Benefit

Over 200 business people, racers and fans are expected to be part of the party at Dallas Karting Complex just east of Dallas, Texas

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Cole Glasson Racing, MPM Marketing, and Dallas Karting Complex announce their second annual Motorsports Networking Party and Benefit on Friday April 19, 2013, at Dallas Karting Complex, the premier kart racing facility in Texas. Cole Glasson Racing, MPM and the DKC staff are excited about the second annual event to help promote the karting facility […]

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After a solid start to the 2013 Rok Cup USA Season with Florida Karting Championship Series at Orlando, the Rok Cup USA Team learned a lot to ensure parody and standards are met throughout the Categories. As a result, the following Tech Updates will take affect April 1, 2013. Rok GP Motor Timing: Timing for […]

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Behind the Laptop: If I Had a Million Dollars…

How would winning the lottery change the sport of karting for you?

Mar 22, 2013
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First off, welcome to the 2013 season. It’s going to be another exciting year of karting across the continent and all around the globe. We’ve already seen a number of great races take place in the first three months of the year, out West at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas and in the Southeast […]

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D Power Racing Engines is pleased to announce an exciting offer for any new customers who are looking to make the switch in engine builders. D Power Racing Engines specializes in TAG engines and the results over the years showcase the dedication and expertise of owner and lead engine builder Daniel Patino. Over the past […]

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