Oct 24, 2016
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Birel ART Junior and Pietro Delli Guanti performed strongly all weekend to finish in second place. Starting from the front row in the Final, Pietro dropped to fourth on the opening lap, but thanks to some overtaking manoeuvres managed to take the lead on lap 5. Hit by another driver in the late stages of […]

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Oct 23, 2016
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Good morning and welcome to the final day of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals 2016! Although it is exciting to see how the final races of the day pan out, it is also sad because another Grand Finals event has come to a close. The weather forecast called for 14°C / 57°F and sun […]

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2016 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals: Team USA Saturday Report

LaRoque becomes inaugural Micro Max world champion to lead United States squad in Italy

Oct 22, 2016
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The 17th edition of the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals came to a close with the final day of on-track action held during Championship Saturday around the Circuito Internazionale Napoli in Sarno, Italy. Wet weather continued into the morning hours, with the final warm-up for the Final competitors done on a soaked track. Thankfully, the […]

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Oct 22, 2016
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Welcome back to Day 6 of the RMCGF! Today is a new day, and the track action is about to get so much better in terms of tactful passing maneuvers and the nail-biting uncertainty of who will end up proceeding to the final and who will be eliminated. Unlike last year, however, we will be […]

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2016 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals: Team USA Friday Report

Egozi wins Micro Max Prefinal as four drivers transfer to Championship Saturday at ‘Olympic of Karting’

Oct 21, 2016
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One of the hardest days at the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals is Friday. It is the final chance drivers have to confirm their bid for the world championship, or it serves as the sessions of the event for those who are unable to secure a spot on the grid for the main event. It […]

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Sanzaru Games Karting Championship Round Eight Report

Aaron Farris takes the GoPro Rotax Masters feature - HPD/Honda CRF 250 brings out the Pro's

Oct 21, 2016
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With the coming of fall also comes the threat of early rain. Sanzaru Series Race #8 began the weekend with a dry Saturday, but light rain arrived midway through Sunday Morning’s Qualifying sessions which brought out a stop then start then stop again of racing. But by the end of the first set of Pre-Mains, […]

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Driver Count Continues to Rise for Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20

Final week to register for 20th edition of Las Vegas spectacular

Oct 21, 2016
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The stage is almost set for the biggest show in all of karting as the 20th edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals will pull open the curtain in less than four weeks. From November 16-20, the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip will once again welcome stars from all over the globe as they […]

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Oct 21, 2016
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World Karting Officials have announced that the trustee election process for 3 of the 10 Trustee Districts in the country have begun. The 3 Districts that elections will be taking place in this year are are the following: District 2: Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi District 5: Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia District 8: Delaware, Maryland, […]

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Oct 21, 2016
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Welcome back to the last day of heat races! What a surprise for drivers as they headed on to track today, for their morning warm-up practice session – it was 16°C / 61°F, raining and fairly cold. The clouds hung deep over the mountainous region, with the picturesque backdrop of Mount Vesuvio completely covered by […]

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2016 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals: Team USA Thursday Report

Schiavo remains in hunt as does Mini and Micro contingent in Italy

Oct 20, 2016
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A world championship is bringing the best of every corner of the world together, and putting them on-track against one another to decide the winner. The Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals is a week long chess game in six categories with the another scene completed Thursday. Heat races were completed at the Circuito Internazionale Napoli […]

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Oct 20, 2016
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Welcome back to qualifying day and the first heat race of the week! Last night, the clouds opened up, with rain pouring onto the track, partially flooding the driver paddock as well. Consequently, the fifth and final non-qualifying practice for drivers proved to be a little tricky, as track conditions were slick, but not wet […]

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Brian Graham Racing with RTD Autosport Confirms Purchase of USF-17

Canadian team and motorsports entrepreneur join forces for USF2000 effort

Oct 20, 2016
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Brian Graham of Brian Graham Racing and Mike Maurini of RTD Autosport have confirmed a partnership and formation of ‘Brian Graham Racing with RTD Autosport’ along with the purchase of the new Tatuus USF-17. Forming an instant internal team ladder from karting through F1600 and into the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, the […]

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Oct 20, 2016
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The much anticipated info for the latest edition of the Daytona Dirt World Championship is now available for competitors to view. This years event, labeled the WKA/Maxxis Daytona Dirt World Championship, is anticipated to be a well attended event, with the return of the Maxxis Tire as the exclusive tire for one of the most […]

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Oct 20, 2016
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Mirko Torsellini will be back to CRG for the next KZ international season with the multiple times winner Italian chassis pushed by a TM engine unit. Mirko Torsellini is a welcome return at CRG – the driver from Tuscany will be back to the works team for an international KZ programme in 2017. Mirko Torsellini, […]

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2016 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals: Team USA Wednesday Report

DD2 Masters heat race win by Schiavo highlight of the day along with runner-up performances in Mini and Micro

Oct 19, 2016
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Things got down to business in Sarno with the first day of real competition completed at the 2016 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. After two days of practice, the real battle began with qualifying and the opening round of heat races contested Wednesday at the Circuito Internazionale Napoli in southern Italy. The 360 drivers in […]

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Oct 19, 2016
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With the latest edition of Daytona KartWeek well in sight, plans have been made for December and well beyond, for the 2017 edition of the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting. Kicking the Road Race Series off traditionally at Daytona International Speedway Dec 28-30, the series will then head back to Roebling […]

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Oct 19, 2016
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Hello and welcome back to the on-track action for the second non-qualifying practice day of the 2016 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals! Today competitors had two more chances to continue testing new chassis set-up strategies. Pilots had two, 15-minute practice sessions before the end of the day. Live timing is available on the RMCGF homepage, […]

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Oct 19, 2016
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The latest update from Kyle Kirkwood as preparations continue for this weekend’s 45th Annual BRSCC Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch. Kyle’s blog is posted at http://teamusascholarship.org/?p=3599 It’s been just over a week now since we first arrived in London and I think we are finally getting the hang of it. The hardest part about […]

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Oct 19, 2016
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After five weeks off, the So Cal Oval Karters return to action at one of their most anticipated events of the 2016 season this Saturday, October 22, at Perris Auto Speedway.  Saturday’s race, which is round #9 on the schedule for the SCOK, will be the only road race this year. Track promoter Don Kazarian […]

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Oct 19, 2016
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Podium Karting & Events Centennial, industry leaders in outdoor karting and entertainment, today announced the addition of Ryan Rudolph as the Performance Team lead for the region. Ryan comes with a wealth of experience within the karting industry, seeing successes both in the kart and managing a team. “We are excited to add Ryan Rudolph […]

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