Jak Crawford Wraps Up Big Championship Year in Las Vegas

Crawford proves he is a true champion

Nov 25, 2015 Jak Crawford shined throughout 2015 securing race wins and championships along the way (Photo: Nikki Crawford)
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With two races on temporary racing circuits in less than one month in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, Nevada, Jak Crawford emerged as a newly crowned champion in one series and finished on the championship podium in another. Showing grit in both Rotax competition at the US Open of Las Vegas and the […]

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With the worldwide Rotax community converged in Portugal two weeks ago for the 2015 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals, officials from the MAXSpeed Group, the United States distributor for Rotax Karting Products and MAXSpeed Entertainment, the world’s largest karting race promotion company, met with karting representatives from around the world to initiate a partnership program […]

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Van-K Wheels Anticipating Move to Troutman, North Carolina

Construction of new facility is underway

Nov 24, 2015 Van-K logo
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Van-K Wheels, Inc. – a leading producer of aluminum wheels for the quarter-midget and kart racing industries – is pleased to announce their company will be moving from its current location in Denver, N.C., about 20 miles northeast to Troutman, N.C. Construction of a new building has just begun with completion expected this winter. The […]

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Nov 24, 2015 F4 US Championship logo
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As part of an emphasis on assisting in the development of the next generation of racers, SCCA Pro Racing, Crawford Composites, and Honda Performance Development are pleased to announce an awards package that will help the Superkarts! USA S1 class champion transition into the inaugural 2016 SCCA Pro Racing F4 U.S. Championship series. The awards […]

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Nov 24, 2015 Herrin Compound-large
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AKRA officials are proud to announce that the new American Sprint Cup Series will bring kart racing to the Herrin Compound in Dublin, GA for the first time ever in 2016. The Sprint Cup Series’ “Southern Tour” will travel to the middle Georgia track Friday, April 29 – Sunday, May 1. The event will mark […]

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Nov 24, 2015 Pitt Race-Paving
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Pittsburgh International Race Complex recently commenced a full repaving project for the well-known karting track, the Wilson Circuit. The Wilson Circuit measures .8 miles in length and is compromised of 16 turns, straight-aways, and great elevation change. Originally constructed in 2002 and designed by renowned track designer, Alan Wilson, the circuit was ready for the […]

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Nov 24, 2015 F-Series logo
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The F-Series is on a rise of fierce competition and things don’t appear to be letting up for the coming season. After a careful evaluation of the current class structure and how adding or splitting classes could affect the fun or large competitive nature of the class we call the F125. We will now feature […]

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Nov 23, 2015 Olivier Marechal (Photo: KSP)
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The current Team Manager of Kosmic Kart Racing, the team that won the 2015 CIK-FIA World KF Championship with Karol Basz using a Vortex engine, the Belgian Olivier Maréchal is also known for his talents as an engine tuner. He welcomes the introduction of the new OK and OK-Junior engines in 2016 from both points […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Sunday Report

Formal sweeps weekend in S1, Pagano and Carlton score emotional victories to highlight SuperSunday

Nov 22, 2015 Danny Formal completes sweep of the S1 Pro category for his first SuperNationals victory (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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The sun rose and set for the final time on this year’s Superkarts! USA SuperNationals, and for the 19th time, history was made in the Las Vegas desert. Over 500 of the best drivers from around the world took part in the five-day event outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Resort & […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Saturday Report

Formal and Lennox stay perfect in S1 and KZ2, Sera retains pole position in TaG Senior

Nov 21, 2015 David Sera retains the pole position for the TaG Senior main event (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Dubbed ‘Situation Saturday’, it was an all-in move for drivers Saturday as the final heat races took place for the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX outside the Las Vegas Convention Center. The third round of motos for the nine categories took place, setting up the grids for the five Last Chance Qualifier races for those with […]

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Nov 21, 2015 Everett Thomas (#300) finishes the year win in Senior Max
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Last weekend the NOLA Sprint Kart Championship wrapped up its 2015 season of 12 races in 10 months. The season finale had 67 entries across the two days of racing among 12 classes for Rotax, Briggs & Stratton, and Honda CR125 powered karts. Coming into this weekend some classes still had not decided a champion […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Friday Report

Formal and Lennox double up in S1 and KZ2, four different winners in TaG Senior heats

Nov 20, 2015 Danny Formal kept the perfect score going in S1 Pro (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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It was another picture perfect day looking south at the Las Vegas Strip with the first day of racing action taking place on the Las Vegas Convention Center grounds for the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX. Timed qualifying set the grids for the three rounds of heat races in the nine categories, with two rounds of […]

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SH Rallycross Forms Alliance with RTD Autosport for Red Bull Global Rallycross Lites Championship

Creates a ‘pipeline’ program from karting to Lites to Super Car

Nov 20, 2015 SH Rallycross logo
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SH Rallycross announced today an alliance with RTD Autosport for the Red Bull Global Rallycross Lites Championship beginning in the 2016 season. A division of Race Tech Development, RTD Autosport, is owned and operated by Mike Maurini who is also the owner of an elite level karting program. Attracting drivers from around the world with […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Qualifying Report

Formal, Sera and Norris are early favorites after earning headline pole positions

Nov 19, 2015 Danny Formal powered his DRT Racing DR Kart to the pole position in S1 (Photo: On Track Promotions  - otp.ca)
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The second day of action at the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco completed under another gorgeous day around the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Today completed the final preparation before the real battle began, with qualifying taking place at the end of each session for all […]

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Paddock Insider: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Thursday

Qualifying day to determine where the race to SuperSunday begins for all drivers

Nov 19, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Resort & Casino. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Nov 19, 2015 Phil Giebler Racing logo
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Phil Giebler Racing has entered 15 drivers in SuperNationals XIX, one of the world’s premier karting events and the final round of the Superkarts! USA Fikse Pro Tour being held Thursday through Sunday on a temporary course at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. PGR’s lineup of drivers includes […]

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The Formula 100 Karting Series formed in 2012 as a grassroots karting series designed to provide affordable, competitive and fun motorsport competition for drivers of all ages, budgets and skill levels, beginners to professionals. Since its inception, F100 has experienced rapid and sustained growth and thus far in 2015 F100 SoCal has hosted over 160 […]

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Nov 19, 2015 NOLA Sprint Kart Championship logo
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On December 5, NOLA Motorsports Park will hold its fourth annual NOLA Sprint Kart Endurance Challenge. This event scheduled at the end of the season for the NOLA Sprint Kart Championship, formally called “The Ironman”, is a fun post season event for both locals and visitors to come out and team up or see if […]

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Paddock Insider: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX presented by Evinco – Wednesday

19th annual event held for the first time at Las Vegas Convention Center gets underway

Nov 18, 2015 (Photo: EKN)
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Resort & Casino. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Nov 18, 2015 SuperNatsXIX-Wed-OnBoard David Sera
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Here is a collection of videos from the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center on November 18-22, 2015.

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