Feb 12, 2015 Florida Karting Championship Series logo
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The future of Karting is with the children. When I started Karting it was common to see 15 or more Kid Karts at a race. Now we get one or two. After going to Daytona Kart Week this year I was impressed with the number of Kid Karts that attended. How ever the majority of […]

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Feb 12, 2015 (From left to right) Alessandro Alunni Bravi, Ronni Sala, Stephan St-Charles, Nicolas Todt, Dominic Labrecque & Andrew Campbell (Photo: PSL Karting)
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After negotiating an initial agreement, PSL Karting and BirelART are proud to be working together in a long-term collaborative partnership from 2015. With the goal to create a stronger future for the karting community, an association as such represents a new business formula for the racing industry. An official agreement, including complete details, will come […]

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EKN Trackside: Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Phoenix Preview

Second stop of series takes middle two rounds back to PKRA facility

Feb 12, 2015 (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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It is forecasted to be a perfect race weekend at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility as the Rotax Challenge of the Americas continues its 2015 program. This weekend – February 13-15 – nearly 100 racers from across North America will compete in six Rotax Max Challenge categories in an effort to become champion of […]

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Feb 11, 2015 Skip Barber logo
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Karters will head south on October 28-30, 2015 to NOLA Motorsports Park for the 2015 Skip Barber Racing School Karts To Cars Scholarship Shootout. The annual event will gather up to 40 of the world’s best karters to compete for scholarship prizes later this year. In the 19th iteration of the Karts to Cars Shootout, Skip Barber […]

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Feb 11, 2015 Phil Giebler Racing logo
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Phil Giebler Racing’s Carter Williams drove to his first feature victory in S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto, Cody Hodgson finished second in S1 Pro Stock Moto and Vatche Tatikian was third in TaG Master in the season opener of the Superkarts! USA California ProKart Challenge at Buttonwillow Raceway Park’s .69-mile kart track Saturday. PGR had three […]

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Benik Kart Dominates Mini Rok Class at Rok Cup USA Dash for Cash Event

No other chassis brand led a lap the entire weekend

Feb 11, 2015 Kart Benik
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In an unofficial tune-up event for rounds three and four of the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment, Team BENIK Kart traveled to Orlando, Florida to compete in the ROK Cup USA Dash for Cash. Taking place at the Orlando Kart Center and utilizing the same layout as the international series will […]

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Successful Opening Act in the Wet for 2015 California ProKart Challenge Program

Six-race championship series opens at Buttonwillow as record number of drivers battle light rain and fierce competition

Feb 11, 2015 Sonny Cervelli escaped Buttonwillow as the victor in TaG Senior (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The 2015 season began for the California ProKart Challenge, the flagship regional program of Superkarts! USA, under changing conditions at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park over February 6-7. Now entering its 11th year, the six-round championship series welcomed sunny skies for practice day, then was hit by cooler temperatures and rain falling from the clouds that […]

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SKUSA Tech Update: Spec Fuel

VP C12 added as legal spec fuel alongside MS98 for shifter classes

Feb 10, 2015 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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New SKUSA/ProKart Challenge Regional Series Rules Regarding Spec Fuel As announced 2-7-2015 in PKC-CA Driver’s Meeting We have been reviewing our fuel policy for some time, and we appreciate the input many of you have given us. We have discussed this issue with numerous racers, engine builders and kart teams across the country, and appreciate […]

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Anthony Gangi Jr. Starts 2015 Off Victorious

GT7 Motorsports/Tony Kart pilot looks to challenge for RMCGF ticket

Feb 10, 2015 Anthony Gangi Jr. scored the Sunday Rotax Junior win in Homestead (Photo by: Cody Schindel/CanadianKartingNews.com)
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After closing out the 2014 karting season at the annual SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals, New York resident and GT7 Motorsports driver Anthony Gangi Jr. would shift his focus and begin preparations for the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour. Competing in both the ROK Cup USA and Rotax MAX Challenge portions of the popular winter […]

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Feb 10, 2015 K&K logo
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Six years ago, 45-year karting veteran and K&K Kart North America owner Kevin Barrick started out with a passion to remain in, and give back to, the sport with a cost effective 4-cycle ‘purpose-built’ Italian chassis. What has transpired in those six years has been a real success story. Basically, it’s a ‘Little Engine That […]

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Feb 10, 2015 Kol Bailey Kart Racing SKUSA Driver Website
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Arizona based SKUSA driver Kol Bailey has been racing since age 4. In 2009, he made his trophy kart debut in the Arizona Whiplash Championship. He went on to claim 3 victories, 10 podiums and take 3rd in the championship standings. Kol Bailey currently races with Cliff Kujala and the Pure Karting Racing Team. Pure […]

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Race Tech Development Continues Support of Florida Winter Tour

RTD Money to be awarded to every Micro and Mini competitor in Orlando

Feb 10, 2015 Race Tech Development logo
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In an effort to reward competitors for their on track results, Race Tech Development (RTD) has once again stepped up to the plate to support the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour. With the first event now in the rear view mirror and the next one on the horizon, Race Tech Development will provide $50.00 […]

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Feb 09, 2015 Canadian Rotax Summer Challenge logo
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Since the announcement of the Canadian Rotax Summer Challenge race to be held on July 30-August 2, the promoters have been bombarded with questions. The promoters are pleased to release important prize information and to roll out another string of announcements for racers and teams alike to prepare for the event scheduled for the Edmonton […]

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Feb 09, 2015 Gearup Challenge logo
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Looking a few months back we knew 2015 was going to be great but it feels more like fantastic! We are so excited to announce that with the outstanding support of Contemporary Motor Cars the first round of the 2015 Gearup Challenge at Go Pro Motorplex in NC will feature Live Internet Video Production Services […]

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Team Koene USA Looks Onward to Events in February

Challenge of the Americas and Florida Winter Tour set the stage for busy month

Feb 09, 2015 Koene USA logo
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As the harsh winter continues through most of the country, Team Koene USA is headed back to warmer climates for two big karting events. With a split squad that will see drivers at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas in Phoenix, Arizona, testing in Central Florida and the prestigious Florida Winter Tour in Orlando, Florida, […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – January 2015 – Sebastian Alvarez

American-Mexican driver gives PSL Mini X-2 a solid start to season with three victories

Feb 09, 2015 Sebastian Alvarez
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In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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Feb 08, 2015 KFJ podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The stand of the International Circuit La Conca went into raptures over the great performances of the drivers taking part in the final and decisive round of the WSK Champions Cup. All the drivers proved to deserve the participation in a competition containing the word ‘champions’ in its name. At the end of a thrilling […]

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Feb 07, 2015 Nicklas Nielsen and Karol Basz (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Today, too, the rain gave its contribution to make the results of the races even more unexpected. The standings of the WSK Champions Cup of kart racing, at its second and decisive appointment, are as uncertain as ever. The event is hosted by the International Circuit La Conca, which was hit by a sudden shower […]

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Feb 06, 2015 Nicklas Nielsen (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Qualifying officially opened the second round of the WSK season-opener, the WSK Champions Cup. Also the second round of the event is being hosted by the International Circuit La Conca: drivers coming from four continents have met here again after last week’s first appointment. The categories admitted to the Cup are KF, KF Junior and […]

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Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Registration and Information for Round Three and Four

FWT Orlando Kart Center information for ROK and Rotax weekends

Feb 06, 2015 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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After a successful kickoff to the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour, MAXSpeed Entertainment is diligently working on plans, information and special activities for the upcoming event weekends. Leaving the southern Florida area and traveling north to the Orlando Kart Center, teams and competitors will descend on the Orlando area as they enter the halfway […]

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