Nov 11, 2016 Oliver Askew and Kyle Kirkwood (Photo: Jack Mitchell/JAM Motorsport Photography)
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Oliver Askew and Kyle Kirkwood performed magnificently during Finals Day of the 16th annual Walter Hayes Trophy Formula Ford 1600 event at Silverstone, finishing second and fourth behind dominant Irishman Niall Murray. The pair couldn’t quite match the feat of previous Team USA Scholarship Walter Hayes Trophy winners Conor Daly (2008), Connor De Phillippi (2009) […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – Preview Series – S4 Master

Three driver fight for championship heading into Las Vegas

Nov 10, 2016 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 20. Leading up to on-track action of the 20th edition of the marquee SKUSA event and 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour finale, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Confirms Plans for 2017

Regional program moves to Superkarts! USA only categories, featuring six single-race weekends with two new facilities

Nov 10, 2016 Texas ProKart Challenge logo
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In 2012, the Texas ProKart Challenge was launched to provide a major regional program for the region of Texas, Oklahoma and the surrounding states. Promoted by Dave Pauly, the series grew into one of the top programs in the country. Last year, Pauly handed over the reigns to P1 Promotions – Mark and Gina French. […]

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Race Report: Sofina Foods US Open Presented by Fikse Wheels Series Finale

Championships decided among intense, close racing at the Rio

Nov 10, 2016 us-open-las-vegas-logo
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Glorious weather, intense racing, international flair and a black-tie affair all provided for yet another highly regarded MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted event. The 2016 Sofina Foods US Open Presented by Fikse Wheels series finale at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino just off the famous Las Vegas Strip was again met with rave reviews, with the […]

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Nov 10, 2016 usopen-lv-2016-psl-3605
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Another season comes to an end, with Birel ART keeping the red army in the front. Thisyear, Birel ART was able to prove the functionality of the kart in multiple classes and tire combinations. The RY-30-S8 has been a proved race winner from Junior all the way to Masters, as one chassis is now able […]

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Sabré Cook Claims Series Title

Female phenom secures podium finish and championship at US Open

Nov 10, 2016 Cook steers her SwedeTech Racing Engines powered Energy Kart to a podium result at the US Open of Las Vegas (Photo: CKN)
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Sabré Cook continues her success this season at the final round of the Sofina Foods US Open series in Las Vegas, Nevada. After earning a second place podium finish in the Senior Shifter category at the US Open of Utah, Cook set her sights on clinching the championship title in Vegas. She needed consistency all […]

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Eleven Drivers for Team Koene USA at SKUSA SuperNationals

SuperNationals 20 is next on the docket for Indiana based team

Nov 10, 2016 Koene USA logo
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With the first of two events in three weeks in Las Vegas, Nevada now complete, Team Koene USA will enter eleven drivers in the final round of the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour November 16th to the 20th. Descending on the Las Vegas Convention Center for the annual SKUSA SuperNationals, a stout field of drivers […]

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Nov 10, 2016 2017_calendar_feature_image
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The Board of Karting Australia has confirmed the National Calendar for 2017. The calendar is highlighted by the Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE (National Championship), the Rotax Pro Tour (National Series), Race of Stars (National Cup), State Championships and the SP Tools Junior Sprockets program. A total of ten different venues […]

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Nov 10, 2016 wka-road-race-logo
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As per the 2017 WKA Tech Manual, that will be reaching customers shortly, competitors that have run the Animal Lite, Medium, and Heavy classes, as well as the Clone LO206 Lite and Heavy classes in the past on the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting, will once again have that opportunity for […]

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Nov 09, 2016 206-cup-2017-logo
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The following is a letter from the 206 Cup organizer Greg Jasperson regarding the expansion of the series into two separate programs for the 2017 season. Dear Karters, First off, I would like to take the opportunity to thank our Competitors, Sponsors and race day staffers for their support in 2016. We had record numbers […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20 – Preview Series – X30 Master

Multiple former SuperNats winners looking for repeat as first-time Pro Tour champion could be crowned

Nov 09, 2016 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 20. Leading up to on-track action of the 20th edition of the marquee SKUSA event and 2016 SKUSA Pro Tour finale, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas […]

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Nov 09, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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Following a 5 week delay by virtue of Hurricane Matthew in October, the season finale for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series will officially return to action, providing a unique challenge at this weekend’s GT Machine Grand Nationals at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina, as competitors will be going in the […]

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Nov 09, 2016 PSL Karting-Birel ART North America-logo
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Senior Max was lead by Thomas Drouet (France) and Adam Rylan, with Drouet qualifying P2 in a stacked field of talent, finished P3, P2, P4, P7 in all the heats, setting himself up for a potentially strong finish in the Final. While leading, then falling back due to an on track incident, Drouet would eventually […]

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Solid Series Finale for Energy Kart USA

Podiums, top-ten finishes, and a championship for the Colorado-based team

Nov 09, 2016 Energy Kart USA logo
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The Energy Kart USA team brought home solid results in the final round of the Sofina Foods US Open series in Las Vegas, Nevada. With a potent line-up of 11 drivers, the Colorado-based team managed to secure podium appearances, several top-ten finishes and a championship title in the Shifter Senior category. Shifter Senior driver Sabre […]

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Benik Kart Sweeps Micro Max Podium at US Open of Las Vegas

BENIK drivers also claim top two positions in championship battle

Nov 09, 2016 Benik logo
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With the first of two events in Las Vegas, Nevada now complete, BENIK Kart was able to secure a sweep of the Rotax Micro Max podium in another dominating performance by the growing chassis brand. Leading the way to the event victory was Santiago Trisini with his second US Open main event win of the season, […]

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Dallas Karting Complex Gears Up for SuperNats

Team brings 16 drivers into the biggest race of the year

Nov 09, 2016 dallas-karting-complex-logo
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Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) is gearing up for the biggest race of the year – the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals 20. The event takes place November 16-20 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in the heart of Las Vegas, Nevada. DKC will be bringing a solid 16 driver line-up to the event, including multiple returning […]

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Jak Crawford Wins in Las Vegas and Wraps Up Another Championship

Big end to 2016 season is ending even bigger

Nov 09, 2016 Jak Crawford holds the first place trophy at the US Open of Las Vegas (Photo: CKN)
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After returning from a successful October spent in Italy, ‘Jetpak’ Jak Crawford headed to the bright lights of Las Vegas, Nevada to compete in the final round of the Sofina Foods US Open. Racing in the Rotax Mini Max class with his Rotax team, Team Koene USA, Crawford would once again be assisted by his […]

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Nov 09, 2016 maranello-challenge-italia
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Francesco Alaimo and Maranello Kart have claimed the victory in Prodriver Under at Marsala’s first round of the Italian Championship Street Circuits. Jacopo Vanelli was close to the victory in KZ2 at the Final of the Challenge Italia Center Zone. Francesco Alaimo is continuing his great momentum. The Sicilian driver has been shining in the […]

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Nov 09, 2016 Franklin Motorsports logo
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As November hits in south east Wisconsin, so does the dim reminder that the karting season has finished and fallen like the brightly colored leaves of autumn.  While most in the area settle in for the off-season hibernation, Franklin Motorsports & Merlin Nation head west on an annual pilgrimage to sin city for one last […]

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Superkarts! USA Announces Inaugural Hall of Fame Class

Visionary founders Janowski and Murley joined by Alan Rudolph and Greg Bell

Nov 08, 2016 skusa-hall-of-fame-logo
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Superkarts! USA is celebrating a major milestone in its exciting history this month with the 20th running of their prestigious SuperNationals, the race that came from humble beginnings in the Las Vegas desert in 1997.  Hitting that 20-year mark is extremely significant, as it speaks to the dedication and passion of the people who helped […]

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