Formula Kart Championships Decided at Florida Winter Tour

Dailey doubles with DeMelo, Malukas, and d’Orlando among the 2014 champions

Mar 17, 2014 (Photo: Studio52.us)
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Story by Florida Winter Tour It was a gorgeous, sunny and warm Sunday for the final round of the 2014 Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour, presented by Ocala Gran Prix, Formula Kart Racing Championship. At stake were eight FWT Formula Kart Racing drivers points championships for the Briggs, TaG and Shifter Kart competitors, and […]

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DRT Racing to Field Team for United States Pro Kart Series

Ouimet, Fartuch and Fisher poised to take DR Kart to the front in growing race series

Mar 17, 2014 DRT Racing logo
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DRT Racing continues to contest the biggest races and most competitive series in the country, putting the DR Racing Kart at the front of those marquee events. In 2014, the DRT Racing team will support one of America’s growing touring programs – the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS). The four-event championship series travels throughout […]

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Saturday Racing Complete in Orlando for Formula Kart Racers

Zachery Claman Demelo wins and tightens things up in TaG Senior championship

Mar 16, 2014 A packed TaG Senior field prepares for the start Saturday in Orlando
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Story by Florida Winter Tour After four superlative rounds the final weekend of the 2014 Formula Kart Championship of Formula Kart Production’s Florida Winter Tour presented by Ocala Gran Prix slams into high gear this weekend as the competitors take to the technical seven-tenths mile Orlando Kart Center track. This is the first time since […]

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Registration Opens for 2014 Superkarts! USA SpringNationals on March 15

Dallas Karting Complex preparing to host opening weekend of 2014 SKUSA Pro Tour

Mar 14, 2014 Full fields are expected to hit the Dallas Karting Complex for the 2014 SKUSA SpringNationals on May 2-4 (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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Superkarts! USA is preparing for another record-breaking season as the fifth season of the SKUSA Pro Tour kicks off in the Lone Star State in less than 50 days. The 2014 SKUSA SpringNationals will host the opening two rounds of the season, scheduled for the Dallas Karting Complex in Caddo Mills, roughly 45 minutes from […]

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Brueckner Prepared for Final Weekends of Florida Winter Tour

Rookie Junior driver looking to close winter season in Florida strong

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Nicholas Brueckner is settled into Orlando, Florida for the next two weeks in an effort to claim his best results thus far into the 2014 season, closing out the esteemed Florida Winter Tour program at the OrlandoKartCenter. The opening weekend will be the final two rounds of the Formula Kart series, taking place March 14-16, […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – February 2014 – Luis Schiavo

Venezuelan Masters driver builds win total to six in eight Florida Winter Tour races in 2014

Mar 14, 2014 Schiavo won three of the four Masters features at the FWT Ocala event, matching his total from the opener in Homestead (Photo: Studio52.us)
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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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Seven Drivers Become Inaugural So-Cal Rotax Challenge Winners

New United States Rotax Max Challenge program opens up at CalSpeed Karting Center

Mar 13, 2014 Jake Craig swept the action in Senior Max (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The new So-Cal Rotax Challenge kicked off their inaugural season with the opening round contested on March 9 at the CalSpeed Karting Center located just outside the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. Sunny skies greeted the 50 drivers making history as the new United States Rotax Max Challenge program began a new era in […]

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#GoRotax Hard Charger Award Set for Final Rounds of Florida Winter Tour and Challenge of the Americas

Final rounds will see drivers in all classes have a chance at a free set of Mojo Tires

Mar 13, 2014 #GoRotax
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MAXSpeed Group, one of the top Rotax MAX distributors in the world, is once again set to provide awards for Rotax competitors. With the final rounds of the annual Florida Winter Tour (FWT) and Rotax Challenge of the Americas (COA) forthcoming, officials at the MAXSpeed Group will offer a free set of Mojo Tires to […]

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Mar 13, 2014 A big 30-kart field takes the green in Saturday's Senior Pro Gas Animal feature (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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The RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup – WKA’s premier 4-cycle series – kicked off its 2014 campaign this past weekend at Jacksonville, Florida’s 103rd Street Sports Complex, where the Ionic Edge Chassis Nationals was held at the very popular urban-area kart track. The Gold Cup opener drew 240 point-class entrants and 290 overall entries […]

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WKA West Super Series Launches 2014 Campaign This Weekend

Popular program enters its third successful year of competition

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Building off intense momentum from its first two successful years, WKA, working with a conglomerate of Western US Tracks and Clubs, is launching its popular WKA West Super Series this weekend with Round One of the 2014 Campaign. Supported by returning Series Sponsors, Bridgestone, RLV, and Grand Products, the popular WKA West program will once […]

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Florida Winter Tour Preparing for Series Finale Weekends

Formula Kart Racing Championships to be decide this weekend in Orlando

Mar 13, 2014 (Photo: Studio52.us)
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Story by Florida Winter Tour This weekend the competitors of Formula Kart Production’s Florida Winter Tour, presented by Ocala Gran Prix, converge on the OrlandoKartingCenter facility for the final two rounds of the 2014 FWT Formula Kart Racing Championship. With this being the championship weekend for the Formula Kart competitors, the level of intensity will […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Releases 2014 Schedule

Official SKUSA regional and US Rotax Max Challenge program to offer four weekend events for new season

Mar 12, 2014 Racers of the Texas ProKart Challenge will contest a four weekend, eight-round championship in 2014 (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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The Texas ProKart Challenge, presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King®/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys/Dallas Karting Complex, hosted five solid events in 2013, as part of their sophomore season. The Superkarts! USA and US Rotax Max Challenge regional series is now gearing up for another successful year, officially announcing their 2014 schedule. A four-weekend, eight-race championship will take […]

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The off season has been a busy one for us, due to bringing the F-Series up to our own expectations. State rulebook approvals, personnel training and overall image improvements have presented a fair amount of challenges but we are happy to report all is well and we will take a huge leap forward. The 2014 Gearup Challenge will also see a number of fantastic aesthetic […]

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Over $20,000.00 in cash, awards, and contingencies are being offered for the 2014 IKF Region 6 Gold Cup Race Series. 2014 will see some great changes for the longest continuing kart series in the Northwest. The Series will consist of 5, 2 day events at 5 different locations in the Northwest. Race events will be […]

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Mar 11, 2014 Daniel Formal leading former world champion Alessandro Piccini in Rok Shifter action (Photo: RokCupUSA)
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Article courtesy of ROKCupUSA.com The first race of the 2014 ROK Cup USA series proved to be one for the history books!  Helicopters, fireworks, and a new track record will be just a few of the things to open up the new championship season. The event succeeded in kicking off the race series with a […]

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Full Throttle Karting Reclaims Birel Brand for Southern California

Long-time Birel supporter amps up new product line from Orange, California retail store

Mar 11, 2014 Andy Seesemann and Full Throttle Karting is rekindling their relationship with Birel in 2014 (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Full Throttle Karting (FTK) is Southern California’s full service kart shop focused on the TaG and Rotax divisions, and promotes the sport through a highly-visible retail storefront in Orange, CA.  FTK owner Andy Seesemann’s operation has focused on the popular Arrow brand for the last several years, with much success, and is now happy to […]

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Mar 11, 2014 It was a good start for the WSK season at La Conca with the Champions Cup
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The WSK karting presents its first winners of 2014 on Rai Sport 2. The winners list of the 2014 WSK Promotion season has got its first entries after the season opener event: the WSK Champions Cup. The short and thrilling series, with just two rounds on schedule both hosted by the International Circuit La Conca […]

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Koene USA Heads to Orlando for Formula Kart Weekend of the FWT

Four drivers will look to battle at the front of the field in rounds five and six

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With the final rounds of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour fast approaching, Team Koene USA will once again head south to the SunshineState. Taking place at the OrlandoKartCenter in Orlando, Florida, the Tony Kart team will enter four drivers in the Formula Kart weekend of competition as two will enter TaG Cadet and […]

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Florida Pro Kart Series to Award FWT Class Champions Free Entries

Several class champions will receive entry to event one at Homestead in April

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The Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS) is pleased to announce a special award to multiple Florida Winter Tour (FWT) champions. The Florida Pro Kart Series will cover entry fee and pit pass costs for nine FWT champions at the first FPKS event at the Homestead Karting facility in late April. Glenn Biggs, Promoter of the […]

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Round 2 of the SKUSA ProKart Challenge series took the drivers to the famous Willow Springs International Raceway where the teams and drivers were met with a mixture of wet and dry conditions throughout the whole weekend. Following a successful opening round that saw the team take three poles and three podiums, six drivers would […]

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