May 12, 2016 First time 2016 Kart Winner Logan Illiffe - Photo by Chad Illiffe
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A cool night warmed up at Merrittville Speedway with 5 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Drivers winning their first features of 2016. First to visit KC Auto Parts Victory Lane was Trevor Evans who won the Vansickle Pet Valu Novice 1 Feature. Logan Illiffe, Jaedon Lawson, Brandon Guttin and Travis Majuery also took home their […]

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May 12, 2016 (Photo: EKN)
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It has been eight months since the Fikse Wheels United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires took to the track, closing out the 2015 season at the end of August. Now into the month of May, just prior to the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 down the road, the 2016 USPKS kicks […]

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May 11, 2016 EKNTV-KRA-Evan McCorquodale-206 CIK
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The buzz surrounding the Briggs & Stratton 206 racing community is the big fields at the Kart Racers of America (KRA) club events. KRA calls the popular New Castle Motorsports Park facility home, welcoming over 37 drivers in the LO206 CIK division at their most recent event on May 8. The skill level is a […]

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Race Report: KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton driven by MG Tires – Round 1

Record set for regional grassroots karting series following opening event at Little Stockton 99 Speedway

May 11, 2016 KPX-Jr1 LO206
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May 1 came and went with an overwhelming attendance at the Little Stockton 99 Speedway for Round 1 of the KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton driven by MG Tires. A total of 89 Briggs & Stratton power plants came to test their skill at this fast paced track. 83 B&S LO206s, and […]

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May 11, 2016 Tri-C Karters logo
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Under beautiful blue skies, albeit windy, Tri-C Karters kicked off their 2016 race season.  With thirteen classes to choose from Tri-C Karters is really a melting pot of novice drivers new to the sport, a stepping stone for those ready to compete at the National level and a great place for any driver who just […]

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May 11, 2016 AKRA logo
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Michigan Kart Club (MKC) officials are proud to announce that pre-registration for the upcoming May 21-22 Road Race at Michigan International Speedway is still open for those who want to save time at registration. Early pre-entry numbers indicate that the 2016 event should be well attended with entries from as far away as Massachusetts and […]

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Sanzaru Games Gearing Up for Race #3

Senior Rotax to be the GoPro Feature class

May 11, 2016 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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Race #3 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships will headline the Senior Rotax as the GoPro Feature class on the Pro National track layout. Zach Pettinicchi and Enzo Prevost will continue their duel for the top in this class. Second year driver Kyle Loh is close to the two leaders and will put the pressure […]

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May 11, 2016 Ricciardo Kart logo
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Ricciardo Kart Racing will be at the Circuito Internacional Zuera in Spain for the inaugural meeting of the CIK-FIA European OK and OKJ Championship and for the second round of the European KZ Championship. The drivers will be: Christian Lundgaard and Javier Gonzalez in OK, Rasmus Lindh and Kiern Jewiss in OKJ and Rick Dreezen […]

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May 11, 2016 BirelART logo
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Birel ART Racing is ready to get on track in Zuera (Spain) for the opening round of the CIK-FIA European OK and OKJ Championships and the second round of the European KZ Championship. The team will be represented in OK by Martijn van Leeuwen, Taymour Kermanshahchi and Lucas Légeret, in OKJ by Caio Collet, Ulysse […]

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May 11, 2016 (Photo: EKN)
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It has been eight months since the Fikse Wheels United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires took to the track, closing out the 2015 season at the end of August. Now into the month of May, just prior to the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 down the road, the 2016 USPKS kicks […]

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May 10, 2016 EKNTV-Robert Bujdoso-SKUSA SpringNats2016
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There is nothing like racing in the rain, except racing in semi-wet and semi-dry conditions. During the S1 Pro Stock Moto main event at the recent Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals 2016, the top shifterkart drivers had to deal with that particular situation. Rain swept in during the Finals at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association […]

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May 10, 2016 ENEOSLittle600-GoPro Motorplex-logo
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In just two weeks, GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, NC will again host the 3rd Annual ENEOS Little 600 free fan event, Tuesday, May 24, featuring popular NASCAR drivers competing in the facility’s fleet of rental karts. Returning as a featured event during the ENEOS Little 600, the Future Stars race gives IAME Swift division karters […]

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May 10, 2016 AKRA logo
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AKRA officials are proud to announce pre-registration is now open for Round 1 of the American Sprint Cup Series “Northern Tour” presented by Boon & Sons, set to take place June 3-5 at the historic Genesee Valley Kart Club in Avon, New York. Click here for Avon online registration and the PDF entry form. Racers […]

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Mach1 Kart Successful Multiple Times

Kick-off to the ADAC Kart Masters in Hahn

May 10, 2016 Luka Wlömer
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The only German chassis manufacturer Mach1 kart started at the season kick-off to the ADAC Kart Masters last weekend. The racing series of the second biggest automobile club in the world took place in Hahn and lured 167 drivers to the challenging Hunsrückring. The team surrounding Martin Hetschel started with three drivers and impressed everyone […]

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May 10, 2016 Kiern Jewiss-Euro Zuera
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Kiern Jewiss heads to Spain this weekend for round one of the CIK-FIA European Junior Championship at the Zuera International Circuit in Zaragoza. Racing in the OK Junior class, Jewiss will have stiff competition as he competes for the European title, but it is hoped that following hard work and productive testing he will continue his recent success in the WSK […]

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2016 United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle

May 13-15, 2016 : New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

May 10, 2016 USPKS-MG-Fikse logo
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This weekend kicks off the 2016 United States Pro Kart Series. The fourth season of the growing series is set to open up at the New Castle Motorsports Park with official practice on Friday and two rounds of racing over Saturday and Sunday. Four IAME divisions and four Yamaha categories will do battle throughout the […]

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EKN Trackside: 2016 United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Preview Part 1

Fourth season set to begin at popular New Castle Motorsports Park

May 10, 2016 USPKS-P-Cadet
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It has been eight months since the Fikse Wheels United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires took to the track, closing out the 2015 season at the end of August. Now into the month of May, just prior to the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 down the road, the 2016 USPKS kicks […]

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May 09, 2016 Mezzo Kart Radiator
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The temperatures will begin to increase as we now enter the month of May and the summer season of racing approaches. One of the major factors in engine performance for water-cooled engines is the radiator. Proper mounting, plumbing and of course the correct choice in radiator is crucial to the power your engine produces. Mezzo […]

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May 09, 2016 KSP-CIK-FIA-2016-2552
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The CIK-FIA European Championship is back on track, with all the top drivers, after the season-opener which took place two weeks ago in France, in Essay. The venue of this second round is in Aragon, Spain, on the track of Zuera. The event is being hosted by the modern facility near Zaragoza, from 11th to […]

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May 09, 2016 Gearup Challenge FSeries logo
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The 2016 season is off to our strongest start ever and it appears the program is only going to get more exciting. We are very aware this is only possible because of the people and partners that have believed that the sport and series are special and deserve that extra attention. Last season we were […]

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