Jan 20, 2017
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The online store at CometKartSales.com is among the largest in the United States and around the world. Based in Greenfield, Indiana, the family-owned business has been supporting the karting industry since 1959 when Emerson ‘Diz’ Dismore opened up his garage part-time as a dealer for ‘Comet’ karts. Today, the company offers everything you need for […]

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Jan 20, 2017
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The first national event of 2017 for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series received another good shot in the arm with the announcement of Water Medic of Cape Coral, Florida as the Official Race Sponsor for the Southeast Shootout March 24-26 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. Serving as a sponsor […]

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Canadian Karting Challenge Announces 2017 Schedule

New Vega Cup Shifter series to visit Innisfil June 11

Jan 20, 2017
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Entering their fourth season of competition, the Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC) is set for yet another exciting year. Offering a six-race championship for all Canadian Karting Challenge and Innisfil Kart Club classes, the CKC will also run with the newly established Vega Cup, a separate, joint four round series with Innisfil and Mosport for shifter […]

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Pro Drivers Confirmed for Rotax Weekend of the VCI Powered by AM Engines FWT 2017

Rubens Barichello, Robert Wickens, Max Papis and Lucas Auer in Homestead

Jan 20, 2017
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Coming off an impressive opening weekend of the VCI Powered by AM Engines Florida Winter Tour 2017 Presented by Fikse Wheels, MAXSpeed Entertainment will be back again in Homestead, Florida for the second event weekend as they start off the 2017 karting season. With several pro drivers and European karting standouts on hand for the […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: December 2016 – Corey Towles

Comet Eagle driver defends home turf for second straight year at WKA Daytona KartWeek

Jan 19, 2017
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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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Jan 19, 2017
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F100, F206 and SKC are proud to announce their 2017 season schedule for the California Shootout, the SoCal Championship and the Club Challenge! F100 is offering more races and more options than ever, from one weekend winner-take-all events, to multi-round ultra-competitive short travel regional series, to races with local clubs, F100 has something for every […]

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MDD Partners with NOLA to Grow Motorsports Facility

MDD expands to form trackside kart shop and takes over club series

Jan 19, 2017
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Jay Howard’s Motorsports Driver Development program (MDD) has seen great success thus far with a thriving karting program and a newly developed F4 formula racing program. The MDD program will continue to expand in 2017, partnering with NOLA Motorsports Park to open the MDD at NOLA trackside kart shop. MDD will also take over the […]

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Jan 18, 2017
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Badger Kart Club and Wolf Paving announced today a multi-year partnership to rename the historic track Wolf Paving Raceway. Wolf Paving will begin its tenure as naming rights partner on January 15, 2017 and become the second company to serve as track title sponsor in Badger Kart Club history, following Briggs & Stratton. The Oconomowoc-based […]

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Can-Am Karting Challenge Announces 2017 Schedule

Northwest karting series announces dates and venues for fifth season

Jan 18, 2017
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As the 2016 karting season has finally come to a close, preparations for an exciting 2017 campaign are in full swing as the Can-Am Karting Challenge enters its fifth season. Forging into the new year, the Can-Am Karting Challenge will once again run a three-weekend, five event program that will pair some of the best […]

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Jan 18, 2017
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The End-of-Year Banquet for the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships was a night that celebrated the accomplishments of the 40 drivers who took home the spoils from the 2016 racing season worth over $20,000. The Banquet was held for the third year in a row at the Rooster Run Golf Course in Petaluma with a crowd […]

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Jan 18, 2017
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The Vega FH Blue will be the spec tire for all 4-cycle and most 2-cycle classes at the AKRA / Vega American Sprint Cup Series opener April 21-23 at Carolina Motorsports Park with the Vega W5 serving as the spec rain tire for those classes. Click here to read full story… Upcoming News… * 2017 […]

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As the 2017 season is among us, there is a brand new useful tool for the racers in the Northwest. The new useful tool is called Northwest Kart Dates.  Derek Bittle is the founder of the Northwest Kart Dates and he has stated that this new tool is to allow the local racers to come […]

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EKN One-on-One: Andy Seesemann – Challenge of the Americas

Program hosting 10th season this winter, helping shape karting stars of today and tomorrow

Jan 18, 2017
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Over the past nine seasons, Rotax racers on the West Coast of the United States and Canada have enjoyed one of the best series in North America – the Challenge of the Americas.  Promoter Andy Seesemann and his veteran staff have built a reputation for high-quality events that run smoothly with an enjoyable, easy-going atmosphere […]

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SKUSA to Award X30 International Final Seats to Pro Tour Champions

X30 and Mini Swift title winners to represent Superkarts! USA in France

Jan 17, 2017
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Superkarts! USA is thrilled to announce an exciting new prize component that will be awarded to four of the champions of the 2017 SKUSA Pro Tour. In a partnership with IAME S.p.A. and IAME USA, SKUSA will provide the title winners in the X30 Senior, X30 Junior, X30 Master and Mini Swift classes with a […]

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United States Pro Kart Series Announces 2017 IAME Prize Package

Four drivers to represent series at IAME International Final in 2017

Jan 17, 2017
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The United States Pro Kart Series, in conjunction with IAME, announces its major prize package for 2017. Headlining the package will be trips to the IAME International Final, to be held in October of 2017. The USPKS championship point leaders after the first three events – in X30 Pro, X30 Junior, and Mini Swift (X30 […]

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Jan 17, 2017
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The latest edition of Daytona KartWeek was successful to many in so many ways, one of those being the folks at Competition Karting Inc. For many years, CKI has been the dominant chassis in Road Race competition. And following Daytona KartWeek, the Welcome, North Carolina chassis manufacturer is well on their way to reaching that […]

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Jan 17, 2017
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Atlanta Motorsports Park is delighted to announce the launch of its next phase of development which will include luxury kart and car garages as well as a dedicated club house and spectator center for its world-unique kart track. Since it opened in 2012, AMP Karting has forged an enviable reputation among leisure seekers and kart […]

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Jan 17, 2017
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Globe-trotting Kiwi karter Daniel Bray found himself in good company at the opening round of the VCI Powered by AM Engines Florida Winter Tour over the January 14-15 weekend. The Aucklander contested the ROK Senior Shifter class alongside three-time former CIK-FIA World Karting Champion Jonathan Thonon, and former Formula 1 drivers Rubens Barrichello and Nelson […]

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Jan 16, 2017
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We are now under 50 days until the start of the 2017 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour with the debut of the WinterNationals – scheduled for the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans at the beginning of March. The 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour season was a record-breaking season – heading to the PKRA facility in Arizona, […]

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Jan 16, 2017
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The 2016 Year End Awards Presentation for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series will again be run in conjunction with the season opening event for National 4 Cycle competitors March 24 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, following Practice for the Southeast Showdown, stop #1 for the series in 2017. 10 […]

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