Mar 09, 2017
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The battle for the prestigious WKA Winter Cup Championship is quickly coming to an end, with the deadline for pre-entries for the season finale at Ocala Gran Prix set for March 17. With competitors fresh off of the series second event at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, there is no time to waste […]

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Ocala Gran Prix College/University Scholarship Program Announced

Program to award three scholarships in 2017

Mar 09, 2017
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Ocala Gran Prix continues to help develop young, local drivers on and off the track with another year of their Ocala Gran Prix Scholarship Program. They are excited to announce that they will be giving away a total of three prepaid college/university scholarships in 2017. Drivers in the Vortex Mini ROK, Rotax Mini MAX, and […]

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Mar 08, 2017
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The last six F-Series seasons have seen our format and single speed classes utilize a little different point system than most programs running in the karting scene today. It is very clear to us that most of our racers like the format that rewards their consistency. Of course, we have had some requests that would […]

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Jak Crawford Sweeps Weekend in Phoenix

Junior kart racing career off to a strong start

Mar 08, 2017
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“Jetpak” Jak Crawford is off to a strong start in his junior kart racing career. The Nash Motorsportz driver proved to be unstoppable at round two of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas (COTA) at Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) in Phoenix, Arizona. Crawford managed to take the win both days in the Junior MAX […]

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Mar 08, 2017
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Anthony Abbasse had already won in KZ2 in the rain of Adria and Bas Lammers took a beautiful 3rd place under the sun of Lonato before confirming the superiority of the Sodi chassis by winning the second round of the WSK Super Master Series at Castelletto. While conditions continued to change from wet to dry, […]

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Mar 08, 2017
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Two victories, in OK and Mini category, with Novalak and Antonelli, and our competitiveness confirmed in all categories. This is the final balance of the weekend at the 7 Laghi, on the occasion of the second round of the WSK Super Master Series. The quality of our products has been further confirmed by the success […]

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Mar 08, 2017
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The second round of the WSK Super Master Series, which took place at Castelletto, once again presented complex weather conditions. But the experience of Birel ART Racing allowed its drivers  and technicians to face the situation by achieving performances in line with the positive evolution in progress. The raw results are not yet up to […]

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Mar 08, 2017
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Stan Pex scored a podium on CRG-Tm in KZ2 at the second round of the WSK Super Master Series held in Castelletto. De Conto out due to an incident. Great races for Lombardo in OK, Bortoleto and Henrion in OK-Junior. CRG Racing Team lived quite a challenging in Castelletto di Branduzzo (Pavia, Italy) at the […]

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Mar 08, 2017
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Today the temperature was decidedly spring-like if compared to the one we had at the beginning of the weekend of WSK Super Master Series, hosted by the International Circuit 7 Laghi in Castelletto di Branduzzo (northern Italy). The challenging series of races, made really demanding by the different conditions of the track (rain and low […]

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Mar 08, 2017
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The long gap between December and March has finally concluded for competitors on the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting, as Roebling Road Raceway in Savannah, Georgia allows drivers a chance to return to the track for stop #2 on the WKA Road Race circuit this weekend. Leading the way is Four-time […]

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EKN One-on-One: KPX Karting Championship’s Chris Rossi and Kenny Manchester

NorCal regional series positioned as stabilizing force for future

Mar 08, 2017
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Over the past five years, North American karting has been enjoying a wave of positive momentum, much of it thanks to the increasing force of the grassroots Briggs & Stratton Racing 206 movement.  The unparalleled affordability of this spec four-cycle racing program is opening the doors for new racers and it’s bringing ex-racers back to […]

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Rolison Performance Group Garners Wins and Podiums Coast to Coast

Three wins and six podiums in four different series

Mar 07, 2017
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Rolison Performance Group has finished up another month of racing around the country. The team travelled from coast-to-coast in February, racing in four different national series in three weeks, including the Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup and Rotax Challenge, the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro-Kart Challenge, and the Rotax Challenge of the Americas. The RPG team […]

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Mar 07, 2017
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For the first time the Rotax Grand Festival will take place in Austria. The authorized German Rotax kart distributor KartodroM chose the race track of Park Speedworld in Pachfurth, Austria to host the Rotax Grand Festival from August 11 to 13, 2017 on its 1,160 meters long race track. A maximum of 68 participants per […]

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Mar 07, 2017
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Michael d’Orlando and his Birel ART factory team kicked off their 2017 season abroad with back-to-back race weekends in January at the Adria International Raceway in Adria, Italy. d’Orlando’s rookie season in the OK Senior category began with the WSK Champions Cup, and followed that directly up the next week with the WSK Super Master […]

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Mar 07, 2017
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Are you a WKA racer or a parent of one? We would like to hear from you.  WKA will be featuring two racers a month on the worldkarting.com website and across all WKA social media channels.  The #RaceLife Spotlight is open to WKA racers of all series; Manufacturer’s Cup, Gold Cup, Road Racing Series and […]

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Energy Corse North America Earns Silver in Florida

North American karting team brings home two second place finishes in Palm Beach

Mar 07, 2017
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Energy Corse North America puts on a strong performance once again at round two of the Florida Winter Tour in Palm Beach, Florida. The team presented at both the ROK Cup USA and the Rotax MAX Challenge weekends, earning silver in the Mini ROK and DD2 categories. The Energy chassis was once again a noted […]

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Mar 07, 2017
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Last weekend was the 3rd and 4th rounds of the Challenge of Americas in Phoenix, AZ.  Scott Campbell Racing (SCR) made the trip down with 4 drivers under the tent for the debut of the team.  Early in the week Scott and Dave Campbell set up the new tent for the first time and then […]

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Mar 07, 2017
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One of the 2017 novelties at CRG is the brand’s presence in Kart Endurance events. Among the planned activities, the new championship ENDURANCE KART CUP has been presented in the past few days to all the fans and enthusiasts of this exciting karting discipline. CRG will be the official provider of Karts and logistic services […]

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Mar 07, 2017
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World Karting Officials have recently released the 2017 national schedule for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series. Three national events will define the series for 2017, with the first stop being the traditional venture to the popular 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida March 24-26. Run in conjunction with the North Florida […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour WinterNationals – Sunday Report

Pickett wins thriller in S1 as Holden muscles to first ever victory in X30 Senior

Mar 05, 2017
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There was no better way to close out the inaugural WinterNationals then what transpired during the day in New Orleans. Superkarts! USA closed out the second round of the SKUSA Pro Tour on Sunday under cloudy skies, avoid the threat of rain all day. The action on track was hot, with the drivers putting in […]

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