P1 Continues to Add Wins in National Competition

Two wins and nineteen top-tens at SKUSA SpringNationals

May 11, 2015 P1 Engines logo
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P1 Engines performed flawlessly in the oppressive heat at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility in Phoenix, Arizona, during the annual Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SpringNationals. Karts with P1 Engines brought home two more national wins and nineteen top-ten finishes over the course of the weekend. In TaG Cadet, Jak Crawford dominated […]

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Race at the Beach Round #2

Helgason Triples - Fields, Fitzgerald, Beville, Stratton, Neibert and Kelly Doubled

May 11, 2015 Animal Heavy-#26-Nick Helgason - #99 Zach Bullis (Photo: Bruce C. Walls/Action Sports Photos)
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Saturday May 2, 2015 was a beautiful day on the Delmarva Peninsula. Temperatures were in the mid 70’s, a warm breeze blew and the sun played hid and seek behind puffy white clouds.  Perfect conditions for the surface of US-13 Kartway’s 1/5-mile dirt oval.  The sun was just warm enough to heat it a tad […]

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EKN Driver Diary: Kyle Kalish – SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SpringNationals

Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver takes on first ever Pro Tour event in shifterkart

May 11, 2015 Kyle Kalish (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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This year, Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver Kyle Kalish is taking on a new category. The inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Leopard Pro champion is moving from one gear to six, taking on the challenge that is shifterkart racing. The 18-year-old from Wauconda, Illinois began racing when he was five, and has earned championships […]

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May 10, 2015 Ben Hanley (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The challenge between experienced drivers and the new generation of talented drivers is the leitmotif of kart-racing. The first round of the CIK-FIA European KF & KFJ Championship, hosted by the circuit in Portimao (P), is no exception. The first positions of today’s qualifying heats were occupied by the most experienced drivers, but there are […]

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May 09, 2015 Alexander Vartanyan (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Green flag out in Portimaio (P) to start the European CIK-FIA Championship for KF and KF Junior. The qualifying session began this afternoon, after free practice officially opened the event at the Kartodromo Internacional do Algarve. The positions on the starting grids of tomorrow’s heats were decided in today’s qualifying: there are going to be […]

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May 08, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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The newly branded Molecule NorCal Rotax Challenge provided great racing, plenty of Molecule Products were on the podium and worth fighting for! Beautiful spring weather led to a bloom in entries as nearly 100 racers contested round two of the 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship The majority of classes enjoyed multiple entries, the Rotax EVO […]

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Phil Giebler Racing’s Carter Williams of Clovis, Calif., drove to back-to-back feature victories in S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto, Nicky Hays of Huntington Beach, Calif., finished second in TaG Junior and Vatche Tatikian of North Hollywood, Calif., was fourth in TaG Senior in the Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SpringNationals on the Phoenix Kart Racing […]

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May 08, 2015 From the Tower-SKUSA SpringNats
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A new era began for the Superkarts! USA organization with the presentation of the Fikse Wheels Pro Tour hosting the sixth annual SpringNationals at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona. Nearly 200 drivers took part over the three-day weekend, competing in two rounds of racing and beginning the journey to the SuperNationals XIX […]

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May 07, 2015 Franklin Logo
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As the SKUSA SpringNationals came to a close this past Sunday, Merlin Nation completed a 4 week stretch of races beginning in Springfield, IL stopping for 2 weeks in Mooresville, NC and wrapping up in Phoenix, AZ.  Each stop brought victory and top results to the Merlin chassis brand. The first stop saw action in […]

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May 07, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As competitors for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series continue to prepare for the upcoming Kart City Performance Nationals June 5-7 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina, Race #3 for the series is on the horizon. Just 1 month following the stop in the Palmetto state, competitors will be gearing up […]

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May 07, 2015 New Jersey Sprint Series logo
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The 2015 Alpine Restyle New Jersey Sprint Series is fast approaching. Round 1 is set for May 15-17, 2015 @ New Jersey Motorsports Park.  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 […]

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May 07, 2015 Checkered Motorsports logo
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The Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SpringNationals brought extremely hot temperatures reaching triple digits in Phoenix, Arizona.  An intense weekend of racing to say the least for Checkered Motorsports, fielding a pair of drivers in Stock Honda and the Iame package.  The Girard, Ohio based team quickly made their presence in the west.  Four PCR pilots […]

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SATURDAY REPORT Our first race is in the books and it could not have gone any better. The weather cooperated on both days and we saw great racing the entire weekend. The Saturday cookout sponsored by TS Racing was a big hit. Both the food and the tag team kart race were outstanding. The race […]

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The culmination of the Sodi World Series in 2015 will come back to the prestigious Racing Kart de Cormeilles venue near Paris. From 4th to 6th June, almost 300 drivers from all five continents will gather for the SWS World Finals on one of the most beautiful European karting circuits with a packed programme of […]

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Team Koene USA Looks to Carry Momentum to US Open Program

Eight drivers set to contest in Rotax divisions at Dallas Karting Complex

May 07, 2015 Koene USA logo
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Looking to carry the momentum from the first quarter of the year and into the heart of the 2015 racing season, Team Koene USA is set to embark on the first round of the US Open program at the Dallas Karting Complex. Dubbed the US Open of Texas and set to take place May 13-17, […]

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Top Kart USA Heads West for SKUSA Pro Tour

Drivers finish strong in nearly every class

May 07, 2015 David Malukas added to Top Kart's 2015 win total in TaG Junior (Photo: On Track Promotions)
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For the first time since the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Super Nationals, Indianapolis-based Top Kart USA loaded up the hauler and headed west to the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility in Phoenix, Arizona for the annual Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SpringNationals. Under sweltering heat and in difficult conditions, the blue chassis brand was once again […]

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Sabre Cook Set to Contest US Open in Elite Shifter

Rotax Challenge of the Americas DD2 champion trades two gears in for six to compete in Elite Shifter

May 07, 2015 Sabre Cook will be one to watch in the Elite Shifter class at the 2015 US Open 
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With a large contingent of drivers set to contest under the CRG USA banner at the inaugural US Open May 13-17 at the Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) in Caddo Mills, Texas, Sabre Cook will look to carry her momentum into the second quarter of the 2015 karting season. Already claiming the Rotax DD2 championship at […]

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Anthony Gangi Jr. Unveils New Website

Updated online presence for karting standout

May 07, 2015 Gangi
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Noted as one of the top junior drivers in the nation, Tony Kart driver Anthony Gangi Jr. is pleased to launch his new personal racing website. Designed by Studio 52’s Ken Johnson, www.GangiJr.com highlights the young career, future development and growth in the world of racing for the up-and-coming motorsports standout. “I would really like […]

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May 07, 2015 Cranston (NZ) leads local driver Cameron Spargo (#24) and Madeline Stewart (#28) from Wellington (Photo: Fast Company/Vicky Jack)
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Recently crowned New Zealand 125cc Rotax Max Junior class champion Jacob Cranston was one of three drivers to seal class wins in the 2014/15 Bayleys WPKA Goldstar karting series with round wins at the final in Hawke’s Bay over the weekend. With class wins at the third (Taranaki) and final (Hastings) rounds the 15-year-old from […]

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May 07, 2015 Christchurch driver Matthew Hamilton was quick but unlucky at the first two rounds of this year's Fikse Wheels SuperKarts USA Pro Tour series in Arizona over the weekend (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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There were mixed fortunes over the weekend for Kiwi kart ace Matt Hamilton on his return to SuperKarts USA’s Fikse Wheels 2015 Pro Tour in Arizona. After finishing third in the S4 Masters class in his full SKUSA series debut last year the multi-time New Zealand champion from Christchurch stepped up to the premier S1 […]

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