Registration Opens for 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas Program

Racers journey toward the 2015 Rotax Grand Finals begins in Arizona with the Challenge

Nov 05, 2014 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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In just a few weeks, the top Rotaxians from around the world will travel to Spain to compete at the 15th annual Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals to decide this year’s world Rotax champions. Your chance to be part of Team USA in 2015 begins this January when the Rotax Challenge of the Americas begins […]

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2014 Rotax Grand Finals – Team USA Profile – Senior Max

Veteran squad of racers looking to earn first world championship

Nov 05, 2014 Team USA Rotax Grand Finals 2014 logo
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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the profiles of the 2014 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Team USA members, set to represent the United States at the Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero outside of Valencia, Spain on November 25-29, 2014. EKN, the official online media partner of the United States Rotax Max Challenge, will have complete coverage […]

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Nov 04, 2014 Merrittville Speedway’s 2014 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Champions (front row left to right) Dalton Slack (Ed MacPherson Construction Junior 2), Tucker Wood (RCM Racing Equipment Junior 1), (back row left to right) Tim Werth of Performance Manufacturing, Warren Bodman accepting on behalf of his son Corey (Wilder Racing Engines Senior Animal) and Austyn Werstroh (Superior PetroFuels Junior Restricted)
(Photo: Terri Wood)
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Three first time champions were among the many honorees as the Merrittville Speedway Kart Club celebrated the 2014 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Season Sunday November 2nd at rural Thorold’s Club Castropignano. The first of three Champions was Tucker Wood of Stevensville who won his first RCM Racing Equipment Performance Manufacturing Junior 1 Point Championship […]

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2014 Rotax Grand Finals – Team USA Profile – DD2 Masters

Another stout six-pack of drivers ready to improve on best result for United States

Nov 04, 2014 Team USA Rotax Grand Finals 2014 logo
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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the profiles of the 2014 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Team USA members, set to represent the United States at the Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero outside of Valencia, Spain on November 25-29, 2014. EKN, the official online media partner of the United States Rotax Max Challenge, will have complete coverage […]

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Nov 04, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
Written by David Cole with 1 Comment

The pre-entry form for the December 27-30, 2014 Margay Sprint Championships at the Daytona International Speedway Sprint Track is now posted on WorldKarting.com. Click HERE to download the Margay Sprint Championships entry blank. This year’s WKA Sprint Championships will kick off the 2015 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series in style with the all-new, exciting format […]

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2014 Rotax Grand Finals – Team USA Profile – Junior Max

Five of America’s best set to defend title

Nov 03, 2014 Team USA Rotax Grand Finals 2014 logo
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eKartingNews.com is proud to present the profiles of the 2014 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Team USA members, set to represent the United States at the Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero outside of Valencia, Spain on November 25-29, 2014. EKN, the official online media partner of the United States Rotax Max Challenge, will have complete coverage […]

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Nov 02, 2014 KZ2 Podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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High speed and great battles were the ingredients for a perfect recipe: the WSK Final Cup, the event which inaugurated the brand new facility for karting, the Adria Karting Raceway. Spectacular overtaking manoeuvres and excellent view from the stands all along the track allowed spectators to enjoy a great racing event. The stands of the […]

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Nov 01, 2014 Marco Ardigo
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140 entrants and all eager to do their best: these are the drivers who got on track today at the Adria Karting Raceway. Their performances were spectacular and gripping but always carried out safely, thanks to the high standards of the new facility. The new circuit has got plenty of escape routes which allow drivers […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – September 2014 – Jarred Campbell

California S2 driver fights back for overall Stock Moto victory at Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix

Oct 31, 2014 Jarred Campbell drove to victory at the Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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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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MG Tires Named Title Sponsor of Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVIII

Brazilian tire manufacturer continues their support of the largest karting event in the world

Oct 31, 2014 Logo-SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII
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The 18th edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals will be underway outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in less than 20 days. Over 500 drivers from around the world will converge on Las Vegas, gunning for a place in history as one of the nine winners crowned following the five days of battle and […]

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Final Showdown at the ROTAX International Open

Mexico's Gonzalez takes Junior Win, Price dominates in Senior, victory for Shaun Slavin and Cristiano Morgado in DD2

Oct 31, 2014 Grand Finals qualifiers
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From 20st to 26th of October 2014 the ROTAX MAX International Open marked the last showdown of the year 2014 and afforded a last chance opportunity to drivers, aiming for the ROTAX MAX Grand Finals in November. After the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge had already held its mid-season race on the Circuito Internacional de Zuera, […]

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Oct 31, 2014 Vega logo
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Vega Tire adds bonus for enduro racers. In an unprecedented announcement today, VegaUSA is increasing support for the WKA National Road Racing Series by adding contingency awards of over $20,000. Starting with the December 2014 event at Daytona International Speedway and continuing for the entire 2015 season, Sunday (second day) race winners will be eligible […]

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Oct 31, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The entry blank for the 2014 Daytona Road Race Championships is now posted on WorldKarting.com. Click HERE to download the Road Race Championships entry form. The biggest enduro-style karting event of the year will go off this December 27-30 at the World Center of Racing, where karts have been racing nearly every holiday season since the […]

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Oct 31, 2014 Marco Ardigo (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The weekend of the WSK Final Cup marks the beginning of the history of the Adria Karting Raceway, the brand new circuit just built within the facility which hosts the racetrack in the land of Polesine. From today, the town of Adria in northern Italy is in the special list of the towns home to […]

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Morning Coffee: Friday – October 31

Ignoring Yellow Flags, Karting’s Current Epidemic

Oct 31, 2014 Drivers need to acknowledge the Yellow flag more in racing
Written by Rob Howden with 7 Comment

I’m sure that many of our fellow EKN gearheads watched with obvious shock and sadness the extremely unfortunate accident at the Japanese Grand Prix in which F1 driver Jules Bianchi went off-track navigating the course during a torrential rainstorm that had earlier caused Adrian Sutil to leave the racing surface and make contact with the […]

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Cold Stone and MG Tires to Provide Major Support for 2015 Florida Winter Tour

Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment

Oct 30, 2014 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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After stepping up to the plate to support several US Rotax programs in 2014 Cold Stone Creamery will continue their support of more MAXSpeed promoted programs in 2015. Putting their name on the Florida Winter Tour as the title sponsor, the 2015 edition of the winter program will be dubbed the ‘Cold Stone Florida Winter […]

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Inaugural So-Cal Rotax Challenge Comes to a Close

Champions crowned during finale event at CalSpeed Karting Center

Oct 30, 2014 So-Cal Rotax Challenge
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The 2014 season welcomed the new So-Cal Rotax Challenge, providing the only Southern California series toward the Rotax Max Challenge. Nearly 120 different racers took part in the six events on the year, taking on the seven-round championship program that included three different facilities. The inaugural series began in March and completed on October 26, […]

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Traveling to the heart of NASCAR country in North America, Mooresville, North Carolina, to test their drivers against the best in the Cold Stone Rotax Pan American Challenge, Team PSL Karting left with a bevy of top results. As the 2014 season draws to a close, this racing weekend at the GoPro Motorplex showed that […]

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BN Racing Impresses at Cold Stone Rotax Pan American Challenge

Several front runners use BN Racing's expertise

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Building on solid results from the start of the 2014 season as well as a second place result at the Cold Stone US Grand Nationals, BN Racing pilot Dan Roeper would run at the front of the field two weekends ago at the annual Cold Stone Rotax Pan American Challenge at the GoPro Motorplex in […]

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The Los Angeles Karting Championship (LAKC) proves each season why it is the premier Southern California club racing series. With large entry counts filled with some of the best karting drivers in the region, every month is an intense battle in each class. The final round of the championship came in mid-October and ART Grand […]

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