The Track at Centennial Coming Back

Denver-area facility under negotiation for new ownership

May 13, 2016
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In an article on January 18, EKN reported the future of The Track at Centennial could be coming to an end. The Arapahoe County Public Airport Authority (ACPAA) and Denver JetCenter (DJC) were under discussions on leasing the parcel of land on which the track – located at the Centennial Airport in Englewood, Colorado – […]

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206 Lounge Set to Debut at Upcoming Tri-C Karters Event

Arrive and Drive program focused on bringing in new karters to enjoy the race day experience

May 12, 2016
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Briggs & Stratton 206 racing is growing throughout the United States and Canada, with new expansion into many other countries across the world. 206 racing is helping to fuel the foundation of the sport, bringing old karts and former drivers back to the race track, and helping to rejuvenate the club level competition we see […]

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May 12, 2016
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As competitors on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series busily prepare for the programs second event of the 2016 season June 24-26 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina, WKA Officials are also busy at work, enhancing the structure of the 2016 program, based on feedback from the membership. One of the […]

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Leading Edge Motorsports Closes Out First Quarter of 2016 with Success

Winners in SKUSA ProKart Challenge and SKUSA Pro Tour in 2016

May 12, 2016
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As one of North America’s longest running professional kart shops, tuners andrace teams, Greg Bell and Leading Edge Motorsports entered 2016 with renewed focus and energy. As a dealer for the Praga chassis line, the Lodi, California based kart shop was poised and focused to challenge for race wins, podiums and championships, and now that […]

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Rok Cup USA Just Keeps Getting Better

The series heads into Round 3 of the ROK Cup Florida Championship

May 12, 2016
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As the ROK CUP USA enters one of its last rounds of the Florida Championship, some changes have been made for the remainder of the racing season to help all drivers experience a better experience. Beginning the next round at Homestead, Florida from May 20th to 22nd the following new rules will apply: GETTING RAIN […]

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May 12, 2016
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CRG works team will be busy on track this coming weekend in Spain for the European Championship KZ, OK and OK Junior and in Italy for the Rotax Max Euro Challenge in the three categories DD2, Senior and Junior. CRG will be on track for two particularly interesting and exciting international appointments that will take […]

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May 12, 2016
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Santa Maria Kart Track in Santa Maria, California will be the site of the International Kart Federation 2016 2 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals. The Event dates are July 7-9, 2016. With Official Practice set for Thursday, July 7, nine classes will roll out on Friday, July 8 and 8 classes on Saturday, July 9 with […]

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May 12, 2016
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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