May 09, 2016
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The 2016 season is off to our strongest start ever and it appears the program is only going to get more exciting. We are very aware this is only possible because of the people and partners that have believed that the sport and series are special and deserve that extra attention. Last season we were […]

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May 09, 2016
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The SuperKarts! USA SpringNationals turned out to be one chaotic event for the Junior ranks.  The weekend consisted of a variety of on track incidents and red flags, dust storms and threats of bad weather all mixed in with a little bad luck for d’Orlando Racing’s rookie Nicholas d’Orlando.  From mid-pack qualifier on Saturday to […]

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P1 Engines Claims Victory in X30 Junior in SKUSA Pro Tour

P1 Engines shows speed with drivers at the front of the field in multiple classes

May 09, 2016
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Making the short trek to the Arizona desert, P1 Engines was once again at the front of the field in Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) competition. With drivers littered in multiple classes, the California based company walked away with another national level victory in the X30 Junior division. “Though the results for all of our drivers were […]

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May 09, 2016
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The Sicilian team, on track in collaboration with IS Racing, claimed the victory in “Mini” with Nikhil Bohra and triumphed in Senior DVS with Noorzilan Singapore, 7 May 2016. Team Gamoto Racing got it all in one of the longest exit of the season, the STC Rok Cup 2016, race held this weekend in Singapore. […]

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Morning Coffee: Friday, May 6

A Major Rethink To Bringing Back Racecraft

May 06, 2016
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The sport of karting has evolved a great deal through its 60 years of existence, but the overall approach to competition may have changed the most over the last five years alone, especially at the national level.  This unique segment of our world is now characterized by pro-level transport truck haulers and toterhomes, unlimited testing, […]

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Benik Kart Has Sensational Weekend at Opening Round of SKUSA Pro Tour

SKUSA SpringNationals winners in Micro, Mini and Junior

May 06, 2016
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Making the cross-country trek from their home base of Fort Lauderdale, Florida to the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility in Glendale, Arizona, Team BENIK would have one of their best weekends of competition ever during the opening round of the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour. Taking home four victories and eleven podium results, BENIK […]

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Todd Edgington Returns Home

Karting community member leaves hospital following injuries in Hawaii diving accident

May 05, 2016
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On January 17, during a dream vacation, life changed forever for the Edgington family. Kart racer Todd Edgington had traveled with his family to Hawaii for some rest and relaxation, only to have tragedy strike on day one. Edgington was on one of the many Big Island beaches with his family when big waves hit […]

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May 05, 2016
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The SuperKarts! USA ProTour kicked off its seventh annual SpringNationals event this past weekend. There were over 250 registered drivers in attendance at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona. Checkered Motorsports arrived after rigorous preparation and concentration. The team knew that the competition would be the toughest to date and that every […]

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May 05, 2016
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Birel ART is pleased to announce that Michael D’Orlando has joined Birel ART Racing: the American driver will take part in the European and World Championships in the OKJ class. Born in White Plains (New York, USA) in 2002, D’Orlando has always been a front runner. In addition to having won the 2013 US Rotax […]

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May 05, 2016
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Rain, shine, sickness, a loose kart, and clutch problems – Jim Howe Motorsports LLC saw it all at the 22nd Annual “Mayor’s Cup Grand Prix” and still posted two outstanding finishes with drivers Jordan Fresher (second) and Daniel Pearcy (fourth). Fresher battled stomach flu Friday night and Saturday, forcing him to miss all of Saturday’s […]

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May 05, 2016
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Jay Howard’s Motorsports Driver Development program is making waves on the national karting scene as Braden Eves stole the show in the X30 Senior class at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SpringNationals. Taking place at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility in Glendale, Arizona this past weekend, Eves drove to the front of the talent […]

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Diego LaRoque Starts Season Strong and Leads Two National Champion Points Battles

Talented driver will look to carry momentum into heart of 2016 season

May 05, 2016
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Starting his season on a high note, BENIK Kart driver Diego LaRoque wasvictorious in the Rotax Micro MAX division at the first round of the MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted US Open series held April 21-24 at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, Louisiana. The following weekend, he topped the blocks in the IAME Mini Swift division at […]

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Energy Kart USA Solid in New Orleans

Team now prepares for next two races

May 05, 2016
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In the first round of the MAXSpeed Entertainment US Open held April 21-24 at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, Louisiana, Energy Kart USA drivers racked up several solid finishes on fast and challenging layout. With multiple drivers competing in the gearbox classes, Energy Kart USA continued to promote the Stock Honda shifterkart program and in […]

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Mach1 Motorsport on the top places in Wackersdorf

Lundberg on third championship position at the DSKM

May 05, 2016
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German kart manufacturer Mach1 kart met a strong field of participants at the kick-off to the German Kart Championship in Wackersdorf. Factory driver Douglas Lundberg drove among the forefront at the DSKM and is on third place on the overall list of rankings. Only a week after the CIK-FIA KZ1 European Championship, the next highlight […]

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May 05, 2016
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There are only a few days left until the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge goes for the second round of the year. From 9th to 15th of May 2016 Italy marks the next stop of Europe’s unique ROTAX series. The organising RGMMC Group expects full grids in the three categories of junior, senior and DD2. Scene […]

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May 05, 2016
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The flagship event of the Sodi World Series will take place again this year on the prestigious site of the Racing Kart de Cormeilles near Paris, from 7th to 9th July 2016. 280 drivers from all five continents will compete in the 7th edition of the SWS World Finals at one of Europe’s finest karting […]

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From the Tower: Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals 2016

Historic event at Phoenix Kart Racing Association as seventh season of Pro Tour kicks off

May 04, 2016
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We spend our entire raceday up in the tower, watching every on-track session while producing our EKN Trackside Live program, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. The ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those […]

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Sanzaru Games Race #2 Featured Great Weather and Great Racing

Cornwall takes GoPro 80 Masters feature and Kid Karts race for first time!

May 04, 2016
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After and wet start to the season at Race #1, Race #2 was blessed with great 80 degree days. The tight Sprint track made for a grueling challenge for the drivers. The GoPro feature 80 Masters class had a strong turnout of 10 karts. Kid Karts ran for the first time in series history as […]

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May 04, 2016
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With 1 race in the books for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series, the official 2016 points following the season opening event at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida are now available. Leading the way by virtue of his sweep in the Boon and Sons LO206 Kid Kart Class is Brently Miller, […]

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May 04, 2016
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The drivers competing on CRG chassis have been great protagonists at the circuit of Wackersdorf (Germany) in the first round of the German Championship. Jorrit Pex in KZ2, Max Tubben in Shifterckart Cup, Paavo Tonteri in OK and Dennis Hauger in OK Junior. Spectacle did not go missing in the opener of the DMK in […]

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