SuperNationals XX – 100 Days and Counting

Big plans in the works for anniversary event

Aug 08, 2016 It's hard to beat the excitement of a start on SuperSunday (Photo: OnTrack Promotions)
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When Superkarts! USA put together the plans for the first SuperNationals event back in 1997, they were at the forefront of the growing movement of shifterkart racing. There were numerous pockets of support for the formula all over the United States and Canada, including Southern California, Northern California, the Pacific Northwest, Florida, and SKUSA’s own […]

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Aug 05, 2016 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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Superkarts! USA today announced an exciting new partnership with VCI Mexico (Spanish: Visión Corporitva Integal / English: Integrated Corporate Vision) to be a presenting sponsor of the 20th annual SKUSA SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Nevada. The partnership is the next evolution in a successful marketing campaign that VCI Mexico has been implementing at the national […]

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Corkscrew Spring Nationals with Northern California Karters at Laguna Seca Set for March 2017

Two-day event scheduled for the famous Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California

Aug 05, 2016 Corkscrew Spring Nationals-Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
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Have you ever wanted to feel what it is like to race at the famed Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca? March 2017 will be your chance with M&M Racing and the Northern California Karters hosting the ‘Corkscrew Spring Nationals’ at the historic 11-turn, 2.238-mile course in Monterey, California. The weekend of March 25-26, 2017 will be […]

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Aug 05, 2016 Three-time Thompson AKRA winner Alex Vrabel (Photo: Bruce Walls / Action Enterprises)
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Alex Vrabel and Dustin Demattia carried the IONIC Edge Chassis banner high at Ohio’s Thompson Kart Raceway this past weekend at the third round of the AKRA American Sprint Cup Series Northern Tour. Both Vrabel and Demattia scored multiple feature wins at Thompson on their IONIC Edge karts. Demattia kicked off the weekend with a […]

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Mini, Junior and Senior Champions for PSL and Birel ART at ECKC

PSL & Birel ART drivers conquer and secure ECKC Championship titles in Mosport

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Last weekend was the final round of the ECKC Championship for the Red Army in Mosport, Ontario Canada, where testing and driver development has really begun to show off. In Senior Briggs, Michael Glaze (Ricciardo) & JF Lafontaine (Birel ART) would qualify P1 and P2 in a huge field of drivers. For Kevin King and […]

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Aug 05, 2016 Tony Kart-CIK-Genk
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The last round of the CIK-FIA European Championship 2016 could not finished better for our Racing Team. On the Belgian Genk circuit we won both the race and the European KZ title with Marco Ardigò. The confirmation of the European KZ title (we were reigning champions) was further enriched by the victory obtained on the […]

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Aug 05, 2016 Briggs Junior 2 Rylan Despins
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The weather was hot and sunny for Race 5 and cloudy and rainy for Race 6 for the 1st Double Header Weekend of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. Highlights of Race # 5 & 6 In the Senior Briggs class John Buzza switched to a Birel Art chassis in preparation for […]

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Aug 05, 2016 John Farnan Lindberg in Victory Lane for the third time
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The final Wednesday Night of the 2016 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series at Merrittville Speedway had a lot of familiar faces visit St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Victory Lane. . Two drivers would take home their third wins of the season – Cohen Corbett and John Farnan Lindberg in the Tim Phillips Garage St. Catharines […]

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Aug 04, 2016 16-08-03-sonoma1
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The 17th annual Sofina Foods United States Rotax MAX Challenge (USRMC) Grand Nationals Presented by Fikse Wheels gets underway today at the picturesque Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. Top American Rotax pilots are set to fight for 2016 US Rotax National titles, and for the first time ever, all seven Rotax MAX Challenge […]

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Aug 04, 2016 Rubens Barrichello
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Birel ART is pleased to announce that former Formula One racing driver Rubens Barrichello, currently engaged in the Stock Car Brasil Championship, will be participating with Birel ART Racing in the CIK-FIA World KZ Championships, scheduled from 31 August to 4 September in Kristianstad (Sweden). Before reaching the top in the motorsport world, Barrichello achieved […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Finale Set for Under the Lights at Dallas Karting Complex

Special Thursday-Saturday event featuring night racing to determine 2016 series champions

Aug 04, 2016 TPKC-DallasKartingComplex
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It has been a quick and furious 2016 season for the Texas ProKart Challenge. The year opened up in May and with three events already in books, the series finale is just around the corner. This year’s champions will be decided following the final two rounds, held at a special night event under the lights of […]

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Aug 04, 2016 logo-ModenaEngines
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Modena takes it to the top of the podium in KZ Shifter with Rory Van der Steur’s win in the final. It was a victorious weekend for Modena Engines USA at Round 4 of the Gearup F Series, with Rory Van der Steur (Kosmic) taking the win in Saturday’s KZ Shifter final. The event, which […]

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Aug 04, 2016 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Nicholas d’Orlando and the J3 Competition team will make their way to beautiful Sonoma California this week to the Simraceway Performance Karting Center for the 2016 Sofina Foods Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals Presented by Fikse Wheels marking the 17th year of this race.  The Hartsdale, NY native will be looking to add […]

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Aug 04, 2016 Michael d'Orlando-Euro-Genk
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It was a heartbreaking race weekend for Michael d’Orlando as he and the Birel Art Racing Team took on the final round of the CIK FIA European Championships in Genk, Belgium.. With a stellar field of 70+ world class drivers who were all within 1 second of each other, it would be a race weekend […]

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Nine Wins in Ten Finals for Benik Kart

Domination for the blue brand in Micro and Mini competition over seven week trip

Aug 04, 2016 16-08-03-benik1
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Wrapping up seven weeks in a row of intense competition, Team BENIK and BENIK Kart would head to Spiceland, Indiana for World Karting Association (WKA) and SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) action. Taking place at the ultra fast New Castle Motorsports Park facility that has been the breeding ground for some of today’s motorsports stars, Team BENIK […]

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Aug 04, 2016 Maranello-Euro-Genk
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Tommaso Mosca has confirmed to be among the best in the European Championship of KZ2 held in Genk (Belgium). An incident in the Final stripped him from the chance of fighting for the podium, after displaying great speed throughout the weekend. A good competitiveness has been shown by Tommaso Mosca and by Maranello Kart in […]

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2017 Challenge of the Americas Schedule Confirmed

10th season of international winter series on west coast releases three event schedule

Aug 03, 2016 COTA-Challenge of the Americas logo-2017
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In the summer of 2007, the Challenge of the Americas was launched with the winter of 2008 hosting its first ever events to serve as the premier winter program for the west coast. A decade later, plans are underway to host the 10th season of the Challenge. Series promoter Andy Seesemann and his COTA staff […]

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Aug 03, 2016 Northwest Gold Cup logo
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The Last rounds of the 2016 IKF Region 6, NW Gold Cup Series are less than two weeks away starting August 19-21 at PKA’s MAC Track located in McMinnville, Oregon. Portland Karting Association members are working hard to get everything in place and ready to go for the season finale. There are some very close […]

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Aug 03, 2016 Kart Racing USA-logo
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The newest online shopping website devoted strictly to the karting industry is now up and running. As of August 1, Kart Racing USA, an all-new karting website that maximizes customer service and ease of use, for shopping all things karting. “The idea of creating a karting website where the customer can easily find the products […]

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Aug 03, 2016 So-Cal Oval Karters logo
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The So Cal Oval Karters are primed and ready for what has annually become their most popular race of the season this Saturday, August 6th, in the beautiful Grand Arena at the Industry Hills Expo Center.  Joining the SCOK at the event will be the Speedway Sprints from Wheel2Wheel Raceway and the Norco Mower Racers.  […]

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