May 10, 2017
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Michael d’Orlando and his Birel ART team continued their upward momentum into the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno, Italy last month, at the final round of the WSK Super Master Series and then into the first round of the CIK FIA European Championship series.  The 15-year-old American, as always, brought his perseverance and determination, so […]

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May 10, 2017
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A dozen Coyote Motorsports national racers opened their 2017 season this past March 24-26 at the World Karting Association Gold Cup Nationals at the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Fla. Within the Coyote camp, the talk was the speed of junior drivers Blake Boon, Austin Williamson and Elmer Edmonson Jr. Boon, competing on a […]

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May 10, 2017
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CRG had a great start of the DKM in Germany at the circuit of Ampfing dominating KZ and scoring great results also in OK and OK-Junior. The round of Ampfing has been the opener of DKM and CRG has been protagonist once again with its drivers, after last year’s very successful campaign in which the […]

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May 10, 2017
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The Energy Corse team has been more competitive than ever before at the beginning of the 2017 season. In KZ2, OK, OK-Junior, 60 Mini and X30, the drivers from the Italian team have demonstrated the great potential of their equipment. The entire technical team continues to put them in the best position to reach their […]

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May 10, 2017
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Apex Predator Driver Development is excited to announce the release of “Karting 101: Getting Started in Competitive Go Kart Racing.” Written by longtime racer and national karting champion Eric Gunderson, “Karting 101” provides newcomers to karting with a comprehensive overview of the sport, and gives them the information necessary to begin their first foray into […]

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May 09, 2017
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Registration is now open for the 2017 Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom, to be held Sept. 1-3, 2017 through the city streets of Rock Island, Ill. To enter please do one of the following: 1) Go to Raceday, log in and update your driver account. This is where you provide updated address, […]

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DKM Starts Into the New Season at Full Throttle

Thrilling races on the Schweppermannring in Ampfing

May 09, 2017
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160 drivers started at the kick-off to the German Kart Championship in Bavarian Ampfing last weekend (May 5th – 7th 2017) and showed kart racing at the highest level. In best kart racing weather, six winners came out of the exciting and balanced races. Even before the kick-off to the German Kart Championship the field […]

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May 08, 2017
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A record turnout of 104 drivers showed up for Race #2 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championship. This was the first race of the year for the Kid Kart class which had a great field of 11 karts. Two TaG classes were added to accommodate 28 drivers who were at Race #2 in preparation for […]

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

Musgrave claims victory in S1 with Eves notching the X30 Senior triumph

May 07, 2017
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The 2017 edition of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals completed Sunday at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. The fourth round of the championship program welcomed sunny skies as temperatures warmed up, as did the action on the 7/10-mile course. Drivers were a bit more aggressive throughout the day, bringing about a […]

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May 07, 2017
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The race towards the European CIK-FIA titles has already become gripping. Next week’s event, which is taking place in Belgium at the Horensbergdam Circuit in Genk, is the second event of the season. The race is scheduled from 10th to 14th May and it is the second for KZ category, after the season-opener which took […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Saturday Report

LeDuc scores first S1 victory as Norberg returns to top of podium in X30 Senior

May 06, 2017
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The third and fourth rounds of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour brought the sport’s top drivers to the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, CA this weekend (May 5-7), and Saturday’s events on the 11-turn circuit were highlighted by huge wins for Nic LeDuc in S1 Pro Stock Honda and Ryan Norberg in X30 Senior.  […]

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Paddock Insider: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals

Organization returns to where it all began in 2010

May 05, 2017
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2017 SKUSA Pro Tour SpringNationals at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. The information will not be seen anywhere else, including […]

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May 05, 2017
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The first race of the year for the Texas Sprint Racing Series (TSRS) presented by TYCA Karting & EVINCO Tires was held on April 22 & 23 at Gulf Coast Karters in Katy, Texas. The event proved the series continued growth from 2016 with a record number of 70 entries in both the 2-stroke and […]

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Energy Corse North America Announces Driver Lineup for Sonoma

North American karting team adds new and returning drivers to event roster

May 05, 2017
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The Energy Corse North America team is primed and ready for their trip to sunny California for the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) SpringNationals in Sonoma, California. The team comes into the event with a recent 2017 Mini ROK championship from the Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup. They bring a strong roster of six to the Pro […]

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May 05, 2017
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Beginning in late May all 206 engines and short blocks will be manufactured using a form in place side cover gasket. “The 206 sealed design allows us to implement an automotive style approach to sealing which is not practical on our other race engines due to the nature of how they are used”, stated David […]

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May 05, 2017
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After speaking with several AKRA Northern Tour racers and teams, AKRA has determined the best route for the remainder of the 2017 Vega USA American Sprint Cup Series is to make the switch to the Vega VAH Red compound tire beginning with the series’ next event, Round 2 of the Northern Tour presented by Boon […]

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Los Angeles Karting Championship Announces ‘Pro Show’ Program for 2017

Saturday evening events to take place with support from Superkarts! USA and IAME

May 04, 2017
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship (LAKC) is set to host four LAKC Pro Show events for 2017 in collaboration with Superkarts! USA and IAME. Introduced last summer, the Pro Show is a Saturday evening program that is conducted following the practice day action prior to the LAKC club event on Sunday. The 2017 LAKC Pro […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Preview Part 3

Pro categories set for another great battle in the west

May 04, 2017
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The 2017 is a new era for the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour. The launch of the new WinterNationals event to expand the championship program to six rounds of racing spanned over three events, along with event adjustments highlight many changes the organization has made to transition into the future. The SKUSA Pro Tour has put […]

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May 04, 2017
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The first of 2 events on the National Road Race calendar for the Woodbridge Kart Club is right around the corner, as the entry blank for the Summit Point Nationals, scheduled for June 3 and 4 for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting is now online. The Summit event will mark […]

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May 04, 2017
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Fabrizio Rosati won the second final at the opener of the Italian Championship in Lonato, while Mirko Torsellini got on the podium in P3. The very young Ean Eyckmans on the podium of 60 Mini. CRG colors have been shining at the opening round of the Italian Karting Championship held at the South Garda Karting […]

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