EKN Trackside: 2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix – Sunday Report

Campbell scores big victory, Cricca defends at TaG winner during an amazing day of racing

Sep 28, 2014 S2 driver Jarred Campbell scored the overall win in the headling Stock Moto main event (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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It was an amazing day in the city of Lancaster on Sunday, as the California ProKart Challenge wrapped up the 2014 season at the sixth annual Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix. The southern California city welcomed over 100 racers for what is a three-day festival on the Boulevard. The Superkarts! USA racers on hand put […]

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EKN Trackside: 2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix – Saturday Report

First day of street race in the books with great qualifying and heat race action

Sep 27, 2014 (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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Opening day of 2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix was picture perfect. Clear skies, a big crowd and a hungry group of over 100 racers setting up for what was to be an exciting two days of racing in the downtown district of the Southern California city. Practice, qualifying and the first round of heat […]

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2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix

September 27-28, 2014: Lancaster, California

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The 2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix is underway as the southern California city hosts a three-day festival in the downtown area. The California ProKart Challenge is finishing up their 2014 season with a two-day event, featuring over 100 drivers as Superkarts! USA regional program puts on the race event. Official Discussion Thread Official Website […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Readies for Season Finale in Katy

Gulf Coast Kartway to host final two rounds of 2014 season for Superkarts! USA and US Rotax Max Challenge regional program

Sep 26, 2014 Gulf Coast Kartway in Katy, Texas will host the Texas ProKart Challenge 2014 finale on October 3-5 (Photo: racekarts.com)
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The Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge is heading into its final weekend of the 2014 season. The series – presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King®/Chase Racing/Dallas Karting Complex/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys – travels to the Gulf Coast Kartway in Katy, Texas for Round Seven and Eight. Located 40 miles to the west of Houston, Gulf Coast […]

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New Zealand Champion Daniel Bray and Italian Champion Lorenzo Camplese are the latest high profile international drivers to be confirmed for next month’s Race of Stars on the Gold Coast. The pair will line-up in the six-speed gearbox KZ2 category at the October 18 event where drivers are expected to reach speeds in excess of […]

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Parker Chase to get Experience in Several Forms of Motorsports

Texan will test F1600 this weekend as well as see action in Legend Cars and Karting

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With the goal to progress up the ladder and into the upper echelon of motorsports, Texan Parker Chase is set to make the move. Testing a Formula 1600 car this week at Putnam Park with Chastain Motorsports, Chase will look to see if his skills will earn him a position on the powerhouse team in […]

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With the first three rounds of the 2014 World Karting Association Gold Cup Series in the rearview, Coyote Motorsports is preparing for this year’s Gold Cup season closer October 17-19 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C. The Kershaw event, which serves as the annual Gold Cup “Grand Nationals,” is primed to be one of […]

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We’re less than one month away from the 2014 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series season closer this October 17-19 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C., where the GT Machine Grand Nationals will take center stage in the 4-cycle sprint karting world. Next month’s Gold Cup Grand Nationals will mark the series’ […]

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EKN Trackside: 2014 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix – Preview

Sixth annual event ready to rock downtown Lancaster in Southern California

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Reaching 80mph, breaking the speed limit by three times the legal limit, with spectators surrounding the fences, that is the atmosphere over 100 racers will be feeling as they compete in the sixth annual Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix. The city, located roughly an hour north of Los Angeles, will welcome the Superkarts! USA for […]

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Round Eight of Los Angeles Karting Championship Sees Several Perfect Scores

Title chases tense up in Fontana with one race left on 2014 schedule

Sep 25, 2014 Los Angeles Karting Championship LAKC logo
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship is racing towards the end of their 2014 season. The Southern California club hosted their eighth of nine rounds this past weekend (September 20-21). As usual, the program welcomed high number of competitors through the gates Sunday morning – 170 entries – for the penultimate round of the year. The […]

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Nine Drivers Ready for Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix Under CRG-USA Tent

Colorado-based operation set for California ProKart Challenge season finale

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Just a few weeks after competing in Lake Elsinore, California, the CRG-USA race team travels back to the SoCal area to contest the popular Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix. The city of Lancaster hosts a three-day festival in the downtown district, with the Superkarts! USA California ProKart Challenge race at the headline event. The two-day […]

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Top Kart USA Continues Success with Multiple Podiums and Victory at the Annual RoboPong 200

Veterans and newcomers alike shared a successful weekend in the New Castle race

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The weekend rolls around every year in New Castle, Indiana where karters from across the country come together for one of the most exciting and traditional racing events in the industry, the Robopong 200. The excitement to participate was not lost on Top Kart USA, with both experienced drivers – current and past – as […]

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Team PSL Karting Wraps Up Two Canadian Series with Stellar Results

Wins and championships for PSL/CRG at ECKC and Coupe du Quebec finales

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After earning two Canadian National titles at the Jim Russell Karting Academy in August, Team PSL Karting would return to the same 1.294 km, Mont-Tremblant, Quebec circuit for the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC) and Coupe du Quebec series finales this past weekend.  Entering their always-strong line-up of PSL/CRG entries, the powerhouse team added more […]

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Every year there are so many surprises and unexpected scenarios regarding a racing season but this year has exceeded all our expectations.  The program has taken on a whole new level of excitement all while retaining that positive energy. We are somewhat sad to close the 2014 season as it will be sometime before the excitement […]

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Series to offer over $75,000 with cash event payouts, trips to IAME International Finals, top finishing team awards and much more still to come Partnering with IAME USA EAST, Grand Products, Margay, Bridgestone Tires and more partners to be announced in the very near future, the Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS) reconfirms their 2015 winter […]

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Benik Kart Adds Nash Motorsportz as California Dealer

California drivers now have the chance to enjoy the BENIK product line

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In light of their success in their inaugural season, BENIK Kart is pleased to announce a new dealer of their product line in California. Joining the BENIK Kart family is long time karting company, Nash Motorsportz as they will begin to sell and service BENIK Karts throughout the Golden State. “We are very happy to […]

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Race Report: Red Line Oil Karting Championship – Race Seven

Gino Sandoval takes Micro Max GoPro feature race, banquet date announced

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With Race #7, the Red Line Oil Karting Championship started the fall portion of the 2014 racing season.  Most of the junior drivers are back in school and in recognition of this, RLOKC gave each Junior driver a twenty five dollar discount on their Saturday practice fee.  The Reverse National configuration with it long “downhill” […]

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2014 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – September 22

Craig stays at top as Jarsocrak gains 20 spots

Sep 25, 2014 Jake Craig (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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As the 2014 US Rotax Max Grand Nationals Senior Max champion, it will be a tall order to unseat Jake Craig as the top TaG pilot in the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings. Craig has earned top honors for the second month in a row after a very strong late summer surge. Coupled with the great season […]

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Sep 24, 2014 Daniel Bray (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Favourites Daniel Bray, Tom Curran and Garry Cullum got the class titles they have fought all year for but changeable weather and track conditions didn’t make their task exactly easy at a rain-lashed final round of the 2014 ProKart Series in Auckland over the weekend. Defending class champion Daniel Bray started well in the premier […]

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Rolison Performance Group Offering Race Services for Pan Am and SuperNationals

Leading race team to provide Arrive and Drive programs in North Carolina and Las Vegas to close out 2014

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The 2014 karting season is nearing the end in the United States, with two major international events still left on the calendar. Leading North American race team Rolison Performance Group has been busy preparing for the upcoming Rotax Pan American Challenge and the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVIII. The Oregon-based operation will be providing trackside services […]

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