SoCal Oval Karters – July 4th Results

Martin, Marion, Morheiser and Patton win at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

Jul 09, 2015 Desiree Gaynor of Long Beach on her way to a fourth place finish in the SR 4 Cycle class
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(Camarillo, CA, July 9, 2015)  The So Cal Oval Karters spent July 4th racing at John Aden’s Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville and produced three 2015 repeat winners before a fine holiday crowd that was also treated to a giant fireworks show on the grounds. Mother Nature graced the day […]

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Rotax Summer Shootout Set for July 17-19 at Carolina Motorsports Park

Unofficial tune-up for Cold Stone United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals

Jul 09, 2015 CMP
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July 9, 2015 – Keeping with the annual tradition, Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina will host the 2015 Rotax Summer Shootout in less than two weeks. Dubbed the ‘Unofficial Tune-up’ for the Cold Stone US Rotax Grand Nationals, teams and drivers will have the opportunity to test on the same track layout that […]

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Entry Caps Lifted for Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals

Massive interest in New Castle event opens doors to meet high demand

Jul 09, 2015 SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour logo
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TEMECULA, CA (July 10, 2015) – There has been an incredible buzz surrounding the 2015 Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SKUSA SummerNationals since the day that it was announced that the race would be held at the popular New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana. The top-notch facility is on the racing ‘bucket list’ for many West […]

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Manitoba Karting Association – Race # 4 Report

Hot and sunny conditions perfect for Gimli Motorsports Park

Jul 09, 2015 Bianca Bovino won the Junior 2 Briggs LO206 class at the fourth MKA event of 2015
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Manitoba Karting Association – Race # 4 Report The weather was hot and sunny for Race 4 of the Manitoba Karting Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Race 4 was Lake of the Woods Insurance.  Highlights of Race # 4 Junior 1 Briggs was won by Ethan Clace with Josh Gill 2nd. Junior […]

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Since the running of the first of 8 races in the Unilli Tire/AKRA/AKTPA New York Dirt Series last month, word has gotten out about how much fun, how fair and how financially profitable this series is.  In fact so many racers heard about this series that round 2, held over the 4th of July holiday […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – July 9

Tony Kart lead remains with six brands in strong fight for P2

Jul 09, 2015 EKN Constructors Championship logo
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The 2015 season is at the halfway point of the year and the transition now begins toward preparing to close out the championship chases. The EKN Constructors Championship is more than halfway done, with 28 events completed and only 15 still to go. From the beginning, the Tony Kart brand has led the way and […]

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WKA Gold Cup Invades Camden

Heavlow and Kelley x 4 EACH In Ohio

Jul 08, 2015 Jacob Heavlow scored four big wins during the WKA Gold Cup's visit to G & J Kartways
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There is a recurring theme in the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series this year. When a driver is on a roll at a specific event, there is just no stopping them. And it hasn’t always been the same dominant face this year. Such was the case at the Michigan Kart Supply Nationals at […]

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With the third race of the 2015 RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series in the books, below is a breakdown of the top 3 finishing positions for drivers in their respective classes, as well as the contingencies they are eligible for, based on the contingency stickers they placed on their karts. As a reminder, […]

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GoPro Motorplex – Driver of the Week – Mathis Berland

Driver of Week, Mathis Berland Keeps Fun at Forefront of Rookie Karting Season

Jul 07, 2015 Mathis Berland
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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 7, 2015) – GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Presented by Hoosier Racing Tire Driver of the Week, Mathis Berland, is spending his summer vacation like most other 15-year-old high school students do. “I did absolutely nothing today,” laughs Mathis. However, in our Driver of the Week interview, we discovered quickly that Mathis’ unique […]

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Jul 07, 2015 Davide Forè made an incredible last lap pass to steal the win in Elite Shifter (Photo: CRG-USA)
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July 7, 2015 – It was another winning weekend for CRG USA at the second round of the Cold Stone US Open, this time at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway in Grand Junction, Colorado. With a large contingent of drivers, a pair would emerge victorious as Davide Forè made a last lap pass to take […]

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Jul 07, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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Once again the Sanzaru game karting Championship is offering the 100 Entry Challenge. The Sanzaru Karting Series has seen over 90 entries at every race this year, let’s get that MAGIC 100! Call your friends and fellow racers, get them to track. If we make the 100 then EVERY driver at the race will go […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – July 1

Wilson takes over top position to keep GoPro facility at the top of standings

Jul 07, 2015 Josh Wilson has taken over the top spot in the Briggs WRS standings as of July 1, 2015 (Photo: GoPro Motorplex)
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In March, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for grassroots Briggs LO206 racers across North America. The idea is to match racers against other racers at tracks from the same state, the same region, and the entire continent. While Briggs presented the WRS to tracks all over the country, […]

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Jul 06, 2015 Zane Morse returned to the top step of the podum in KF3 
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Watch all of the action on demand on karting.net.au Canberra racer Zane Morse has got his KF3 Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE back on track after a brilliant victory in round three in Ipswich on Sunday. The Tom Williamson Motorsport youngster who has been experiencing a litany of issues with his […]

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Expectations fulfilled at the WSK Night Edition which finished last night at the Adria Karting Raceway, after a thrilling series of races. The nightly setting was enhanced by the presence of a big, red moon in the sky. The north Italian facility proved, once again, to be one of the top karting circuits for international […]

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So far the 2015 season it has been an extraordinary year for the series as the level of competition has escalated beyond our expectations and it looks as if it only going to get better! With our last round being hosted in less than desirable conditions we were in awe of the number of the hardcore […]

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The ROK Cup USA series is excited to announce the details for its 1st annual Micro ROK & Mini ROK Championship, which will be held at the Orlando Kart Center from July 9-11. The one-off event is expected to bring in drivers from the US as well as around the globe to compete for a […]

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IKF 4 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals in Sonoma, CA

Grand National racing at a world-renown motorsports facility

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A partnership between Briggs & Stratton, Simraceway, and the International Kart Federation was finalized recently, resulting in the 4 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals being held at the popular track on August 20th & 21st, 2015. Briggs & Stratton is supporting this world-class facility, making way for the best racers in Junior l, Junior ll, and […]

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Team Benik On Top at Rok Cup USA and US Open

Wins across the country for Benik Kart

Jul 06, 2015 Kart Benik
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Competing just around the corner from their home base, Team BENIK would make the short trek to the Palm Beach Karting facility for another event weekend in the popular ROK Cup USA program. With a handful of drivers in both the Micro and Mini ROK categories, BENIK drivers would add to the company’s history with […]

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Sabré Cook Battles the Best at Second Round of US Open

Cook will look to step it up in Las Vegas and make a run at the title

Jul 06, 2015 Sabré Cook (Photo: Worldwide Career Management)
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With hopes high heading to the second round of the Cold Stone US Open, Elite Shifter point leader Sabré Cook would look to take advantage of track knowledge at her home away from home, the Grand Junction Motor Speedway. Growing up in the Grand Junction, Colorado area and able to sleep in her own bed […]

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CIK-FIA Statement Regarding the New OK Engines

A new era is emerging for direct drive karting

Jul 06, 2015 CIK-FIA logo
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Simplification, streamlining and cost reduction are some of the priorities which have led the CIK-FIA to introduce new engine specifications for 2016 onwards. The aim is to give the direct drive categories back their place in national championships across the world and to broaden the base of kart racers at all levels. After more than […]

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