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MavTV, Championship Enduro Series and Aaron  Carotta have announced that the CES Race event at Blackhawk Farms on May 31st will be televised on MavTV’s new “Motorsports Road Trip” Series. MavTV is the fast growing motorsport and adventure cable/satellite channel which covers such series as ARCA, world Rally, Dirt Racing and more. “This is an […]

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The new 2015 FKCS President, Michael Sachs stated “The all-new 2015 Florida Karting Championship Series is erupting with excitement”.  The series will see an improved race format, increased awards and an emphasis on a fun family environment. The improved race format will include a substantial increase in track time for all the racers. The familiar […]

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Silly Season 2015

Who is going ‘where’, and who is racing ‘what’ this coming season

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With the new karting season getting underway this coming weekend, we are expecting that 2015 will be one of the most intriguing years we’ve seen in recent memory. A number of organizations, series, and one-off events are going to be offered over the coming 12 months and over the last month, all the pairings have […]

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CRG USA and CRG Nations Partner Together for 2015

Colorado operation takes over as master distributor for CRG in North America

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CRG USA has been named the Master distributor for the CRG chassis and product line after a historic deal was recently reached between CRG S.p.a founder and president Giancarlo Tinini and the K1 Group to make K1 the exclusive importer of CRG. CRG-USA will handle the existing network of CRG dealers and customers throughout the […]

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Back by popular demand, MRP Speed Schools instructor and professional race driver/coach, Marc Miller, will be teaching a dedicated Data Acquisition seminar in the Chicagoland area on Saturday, February 21. The seminar will focus on the popular AIM MXL or MYCHRON data acquisition systems and the RaceStudio2 software and feature ways to analyze and optimize […]

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2015 will see the very cost effective LO206 added to the So-Cal Challenge program. This low cost class is a perfect entry into the world of competitive karting and provides drivers with an opportunity to race without breaking the bank. The LO206 program is taking off all over the country, and its close racing is […]

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The momentum of The RaceLab and Formula K continues to build into the 2015 season as long time karting operation Black Flag Racing Products has signed on as a dealer of the FK brand in the Pacific Northwest. Based just outside of Portland, Oregon, Back Flag brings a vast amount of national, regional, and local […]

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Myles Rowe Racing today announced its first major national sponsor for 2015 with a sponsorship from Lucas Oil Products. Winning the 2014 GoPro Motorplex Championship, Rowe has garnered the attention of several sponsors.  At the end of this month, Myles will race in the 2015 24 Hrs of America Endurance Karting Challenge which will consist of 31 teams […]

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With the 2014 season officially in the books, this past year may arguably be one of the most successful years for the Checkered Motorsports operation.  Focusing on delivering results on track and across the U.S. the Girard, Ohio based team spread their black and yellow colors to the front of the grid.  Focusing on the […]

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AKRA is proud to announce that in 2015 we will be hosting an eight race program with payouts and awards that could exceed 1 Million Dollars Sponsored by Unilli Tires/UniRon. This program will have something for every level of competition with a renewed focus on the Non-Pro level racing. We will of course still have […]

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Team BirelArt USA pilot Gage Rodgers made the trek from Coldwater MI to Daytona FL to take on karters from around the country at the World Karting Association Manufacturer’s Cup race at Daytona International Speedway.  The sprint kart track is located in the turn four infield portion of the speedway.  The unique track is only […]

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MAXSpeed Entertainment Forms ‘US Open’ National Series

Rotax and Shifterkart competitors to battle in three race program across the USA

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In an effort to provide the karting community with a national series for both Rotax and Stock Honda competitors, MAXSpeed Entertainment, along with several partners within the karting industry, have come together to form the US Open and International Kart Expo. Managed by MAXSpeed Entertainment, who are known for promoting world-class events such as the […]

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Jan 05, 2015 SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII VIdeo
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The 18th edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals was a memorable week in Las Vegas. The organization hosted the final event at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, the weather was a complete 180 degrees from last year’s bitter cold rain to bright sunshine and clear skies as the nightlights lit up the Vegas backdrop. […]

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Big News, Big Change, and New Possibilities for Oliver Askew in 2015

Driver bids farewell to Ocala Gran Prix with equal parts gratitude as well as excitement for the future

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Throughout a driver’s racing years there are thousands of elements that help shape the career they navigate through. These moments and people and sponsors and championships or losses are similar to the very specific and important elements of a clock that results in it running perfectly. Or like the gear of an engine, depending on […]

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Vega Tyres has signed an agreement with WSK Promotion: they will be the official tyre supplier for all the races of the 2015 WSK calendar. The Italian manufacturer from Saronno (Varese) has committed itself in supplying tyres for all the four categories taking part in the WSK races: the three international categories KZ2, KF and […]

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From The Desk of Bill McCutcheon President and CEO of AKRA, Inc. I would like to take this opportunity to reintroduce and reacquaint myself with the Road Racing, Sprint(2&4 cycle) Programs. I am truly excited about AKRA becoming part of these great programs in 2015 and for many years to follow. We will be announcing […]

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With the 2015 season just weeks away, D Power Racing has signed a contract with Croc Promotions to be the exclusive importer for Mad Croc chassis line. D Power Racing, headed by Daniel Patino, has been one of the most successful teams in the western half of the United States since its inception at the […]

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Elliot Finlayson, Roman DeAngelis Return and Ryan Rackley Added to Koene USA Program

Rackley joins experienced squad for Florida Winter Tour

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With their focus on driver development and winning, another young and promising competitor has made the switch to Team Koene USA for the Florida Winter Tour (FWT). Georgia’s Ryan Rackley has inked a deal with the Indiana based Team Koene USA and will compete in the Vortex Mini ROK class at the upcoming 2015 Florida […]

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After testing in the open wheel formula car ranks late in 2014, New Braunfels, Texas driver Parker Chase is set to start his move up the motorsports ladder. Inking a deal this week with Jay Howard and his Motorsports Driver Development program and Chastain Motorsports, Chase will see action in the F1600 Formula F Championship […]

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Thank you, David Cole

10 Years…Cub Reporter to Trusted Editor

Jan 02, 2015 While we had a great vantage point of the action at the Modesto Grand Prix, David put in the hours all weekend, staying up until 4 am after the late Saturday night marathon
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When you’re in your 20s, rocking and rolling and ‘making things happen’, you scoff at the 40-something set when they tell you to stop and take a second to look around, to smell those roses. But this is sound advice. Life moves pretty fast, and it never stops, and one day you’re in your mid-40s […]

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