EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – TaG Master

Fikse Wheels Pro Tour title to be decided by SuperNationals rookies

Nov 12, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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Sanzaru Games Season Ends With Titles On The Line

Ron White Out Duels Brett Buckwalter For GoPro 125 Pro Stock Honda Win

Nov 12, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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What better way to end a strong 2015 season than to watch several of NorCals best go at it in the GoPro feature 125 Pro Stock Honda race. Ron White out dueled Buckwalter in the finale with 8 other strong drivers right behind. Several other classes had championships on the line, many of these classes […]

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Nov 12, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As the 2015 national racing campaign has come to an end, so does the year long battle for one of the most coveted titles in the karting industry, that being the bragging rights for chassis manufacturers sporting the most wins by their drivers in a season. With the final event for the VEGA/TS Racing National […]

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Nov 12, 2015 Michael d'Orlando
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The saying goes “if it was not for bad luck you’d have no luck”, but Michael d’Orlando doesn’t let that define his race weekend in Las Vegas, NV.  In the final round of the Rotax US Open Series at the Rio All Suite Hotel & Casino, Michael battled all types of obstacles all week long, […]

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Nov 12, 2015 Nicholas d'Orlando
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Nicholas d’Orlando shined in the bright lights of Las Vegas as he took home a Rotax US Open Series podium finish, showing once again why he is one of the best drivers in Mini Max. Running up front all weekend long, it came down to the final race to crown the US Open Mini Max […]

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Nov 12, 2015 Tazio Torregiani
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National race winner Tazio Torregiani is once again entered to race in Las Vegas, on November 18-22 2015, in the SKUSA Supernationals, the largest and most popular kart race in North America. This time Torregiani will drive in the ultra-competitive Tag Senior class, with the best drivers in the sport. For a second year, Tazio […]

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Kaden Wharff Joins Top Kart USA for 2016 Season

Wharff will compete in the Sportsman class with the team

Nov 12, 2015 Kaden Wharff will be joining the Top Kart family full time for the 2016 season (Photo: TopKartUSA.net)
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Kaden Wharff, a long-time driver of Top Kart USA chassis, will be joining the team full time for the 2016 season. Wharff began his national career with the team in 2015, scoring several podium finishes in the Sportsman class at WKA and USPKS events in Mooresville, NC. “It is with great excitement that Kaden Wharff […]

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Nov 11, 2015 (Photo: Rotax-Kart.com)
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Hello and welcome to Qualifying Day of the 2015 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals! Drivers bustled into the tall, open gates of the track premises, ready to prepare their karts for the first of two total non-qualifying practice sessions of the day. If you listened closely, you could already hear in the early morning hours the high-pitched […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Team USA – Wednesday Report

Wang leads Team USA with pole position in DD2 Masters

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Day two of competition completed at the Kartodromo Internacional Algarve in Portimao, Portugal for the 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. The important task of qualifying was completed for the 288 drivers in the four categories, setting the stage for the three rounds of heat races as they all try to qualify for one of […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – S4 Master

Former SuperNats winners fighting for chance to earn Fikse Wheels Pro Tour title in Las Vegas

Nov 11, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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Empire Karts will be featuring Arai helmets, Beta Tools, and TDC manufactured products during  the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Vendor Row. BETA Tools of Italy has been designing and manufacturing superior hand tools since 1939.  Used at  the highest level of motorsports in Formula 1 and MotoGP, BETA Tools […]

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Benik Announces Launch of US FIA Formula 4 Team

Benik Racing and Carlin join forces in junior formula team to race in the USA

Nov 11, 2015 The Benik Carlin Team coming in 2016 (Photo: Benik-Kart.com)
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BENIK Kart, a leader in the karting industry, is pleased to announce that they will be partnering with Carlin, a U.K.-based car racing team, to start a U.S. Formula 4 team for the 2016 season and beyond. “We see this as a step up the ladder for our kart team,” said Nick Mitchell, co-owner of […]

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2016 Florida Winter Tour Registration Now Open

Advance registration discounts available

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With the US Open series concluding in spectacular fashion less than two weeks ago in Las Vegas, MAXSpeed Entertainment has now turned their focus to the 2016 season schedule. As the days of the year wind down, drivers from all across the globe begin to think about one of the most premier karting series in […]

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Nov 10, 2015 (Photo: Rotax-Kart.com)
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Welcome to the first practice day of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals! Competitors and mechanics pushed their karts to pit lane this morning to participate in three of five total 15-minute practice sessions. Drivers took the opportunity to become familiar with the track, the chassis, engine and their competitors. Together with their tuners, drivers […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Team USA – Tuesday Report

Drivers get first taste of Kartodromo Internacional Algarve in Portugal

Nov 10, 2015 (Photo: Rotax-Kart.com)
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The time to soak in the atmosphere and the pageantry that is the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals is over, and now business is at hand for the 288 drivers competing in the four categories at the Kartodromo Internatcional Algarve in Portimao, Portugal. Following two days of registration and receiving the equipment, the 20 drivers […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – S5 Junior

Next generation of shifterkart pilots set to make their mark in Las Vegas

Nov 10, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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Ron White Racing Closes Sanzaru Games Karting Championships on Top

Two victories in Sonoma for Northern California-based operation

Nov 10, 2015 Ron White scored victory in the Pro Stock Honda category at the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships finale (Photo: Ron White Racing)
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Ron White Racing continued with its successful 2015 season, closing out the Sanzaru Games Karting Championship on November 1 at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. The race team took home two victories at the series finale, locking up a vice-championship as well, helping to build momentum into the famous Superkarts! USA SuperNationals […]

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The long awaited, much anticipated Entry Blank for this years version of the WKA/Unilli Dirt World Championships at Daytona International Speedway Dec 27-30 is now available online. Once again, as indicated by the title of the pit board, the event will utilize Unilli Tires only for all classes for the second consecutive year. What HAS […]

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Nov 10, 2015 CIK-OK Engines
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The homologation phase of the new OK and OK-Junior engines is underway and will be completed in December 2015. The engines, ignitions and carburetors will be approved for a period of nine years from 1st January 2016, after 50 OK and 50 OK-Junior engines have been submitted by each manufacturer during the inspection visit. Six […]

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Nov 10, 2015 Rianna O-Meara-Hunt (Photo: Fast Company/Emilee Wright)
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Junior class karters Rianna O’Meara-Hunt, Jackson Rooney and Louis Sharp stole the show at the opening round of the 2015/16 Bayley’s WPKA Goldstar Series at Waitara in Taranaki on Sunday. O’Meara-Hunt, from Wellington, was the dominant figure in the Formula Junior class, top-scoring overall with three wins from five starts in the heats and also […]

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