Dec 21, 2015 FSeries-LIKA
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The Long Island Karting Association and the F Series State Championship Series are joining forces in 2016.The partnership comes in an aligned effort to promote and strengthen karting and competition in both programs in the northeast. The combined effort will promise to create large fields and of course fantastic competition. Class structures from both organizations […]

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EKN Christmas List – Karting Special: Part 3

Final days to shop for your karting family and friends

Dec 18, 2015 EKN-XMAS
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Happy Holidays from the eKartingNews.com staff. The month of December is considered the ‘off-season’ for the sport with little racing taking place across North America. It gives racers, teams, and shops a chance to catch-up and prepared for the upcoming season. It also means Christmas time. EKN is collecting a number of products and services […]

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Dec 18, 2015 AKRA logo
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American Kart Racing Association officials are pleased to announce the complete schedule of the new 2016 American Sprint Cup Series “Southern Tour.” The three-race Southern Tour kicks off March 18-20 at Carolina Motorsports Park with the inaugural AKRA Road Race / Sprint doubleheader at the popular Kershaw, SC, venue. Round two will see the series […]

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‘Mach 5 Motorsports’ Wins Machismo 12 Hour

667 laps covered by top team around CalSpeed Karting Center in Southern California

Dec 18, 2015 Machismo-start
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Endurance racing is considered by many to be the ultimate test of man and machine. Top drivers, race teams and car manufacturers visit LeMans and Daytona year after year to measure not only their skill and equipment against each other, but also their ability to adapt on the fly in the inevitable face of adversity. […]

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Dec 18, 2015 K&K logo
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The phenomenal 2015 results achieved by K&K Cobra OTB and the domination of ALL the Briggs LO206 classes, at the Canadian Regional and National level have not gone unnoticed…”World Wide” The K&K Cobra OTB chassis has been developed and tested specifically for “Briggs LO206” racing for the past 5 years.  The kart has been perfected […]

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Rok Cup USA Announces 2016 Race Schedule and New Series Format

The series will host two regional championships along with the 1st annual ROK Cup USA National Final

Dec 18, 2015 Rok Cup USA logo
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After much anticipation, ROK Cup Promotions is pleased to announce the 2016 ROK Cup USA race schedule and introduce a new format for the series as it heads into the 2016 season. The series will venture outside of Florida for the first time since its inception three years ago, hosting two regional championships, one in […]

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Dec 18, 2015 Daytona Kartweek WKA logo
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As competitors begin to make plans to converge on Daytona International Speedway for the latest edition of Daytona KartWeek December 27-30, here are some customer friendly tips that may be of help to everyone spending the holiday week at the World Center of Racing. For those arriving prior to the Christmas Holiday, the speedway provides […]

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2016 Canadian Karting Challenge Details Awards Announced

Innisfil Indy also running a Christmas/New Year's special until January 1, 2016

Dec 18, 2015 Canadian Karting Challenge logo
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After a successful General Meeting in mid-November, officials with the Canadian Karting Challenge (CKC) and Innisfil Kart Club (IKC) are pleased to announce details and prize specifics for the 2016 racing season. CKC is pleased to announce the series will return to the fast and challenging Shannonville Motorsport Park in 2016. Friday, July 22 will […]

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Dec 18, 2015 Anthony WIllis (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
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The 2015 racing season started for Anthony Willis with the SuperkartsUSA! California ProKart Challenge Tag Cadet Class, racing the brand new IAME USA Mini Swift.  The first race of  the ProKart Challenge, held at Buttonwillow International Raceway,  was a good indication of what was to come in the upcoming year for the young  Arizona karting […]

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WR Motorsports and MG Tires Sends Team from USA to Granja 500

Four drivers represent the team at the most famous race in Brazil

Dec 18, 2015 MG Tires logo
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The most famous race in the Brazilian karting will have new home in 2015. The ‘500 Kart Miles of Granja Viana will be raced Limeira, in São Paulo, on December 19th. Limeira is about 180 km from the state capital and will be the third city to host the event. Since 1997 the 500 Miles […]

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2015 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – Final Standings

Privateer Jarsocrak tops factory drivers Craig and Askew

Dec 17, 2015 Brandon Jarsocrak holds on to finish 2015 as the #1 driver in the TaG Driver Rankings (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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The 2015 is closed after what was another season of tough and exciting racing across North America. Since its introduction to the United States, TaG (Touch and Go) has become the elite division in single-speed karting competition through a wide range of engine manufacturers all vying for a piece of the pie. Drivers, no matter […]

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Dec 16, 2015 WSK Promotions logo
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Once again Vega Tyres will be the supplier of the WSK Promotion season. The partnership of the manufacturer from Saronno (Italy) with WSK will continue in 2016 too: teams and drivers will use their tyres since the tests on schedule in the last two weeks of January at the Italian circuit of Adria (Rovigo). Vega […]

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2015 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Stock Moto – Final Standings

Musgrave finishes season with top score over veterans Leesmann and White

Dec 16, 2015 Billy Musgrave finishes 2015 as top driver in Stock Moto Driver Rankings (Photo: EKN)
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2015 is coming to a close, and it is time to review the best moments, events, and drivers from the previous season. The EKN Stock Moto Driver Rankings helps to determine who was the most successful driver on the season, to finish the year as the #1 driver. Southern California driver Billy Musgrave propelled himself […]

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CRG and Davide Fore Part Ways

Relationship between manufacturer and driver ended after a fruitful seven years

Dec 15, 2015 World champion Davide Fore and CRG part ways after seven year run (Photo: CRG)
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The working relationship between CRG and Davide Forè ended  as the two parts do not share future objectives. This intense collaboration period started back in 2009 and satisfactorily continued until now. CRG would like to thank Davide Forè for the important contribution given to the team by the Italian driver and for the results he […]

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Dec 15, 2015 Ole Haugard-KSP
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The Danish engine specialist Ole Haugard won another world title this season with Logan Sargeant, the World Champion in KF-Junior after a historic double in 2014: Lando Norris crowned in KF and Enaam Ahmed in KF-Junior. One Engines provides greatly appreciated Vortex engines to several top teams in international competition. Therefore this is the opinion […]

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Dec 15, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Officials at New Castle Motorsports Park, along with WKA, have finalized their national schedule for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series for the 2016 season, with 2 events for the 2 Cycle national series coming to the famed Indiana complex in the new year, along with a return of the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup […]

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Dec 15, 2015 Lemke in action at the 2015 SKUSA SuperNationals in Las Vegas (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Brandon Lemke accomplished his best racing season in 2015, earning five championships in a year that saw his Eagle, Wisconsin-based team compete nearly every weekend at national and regional karting events across the United States and the IAME International Final in October in Le Mans, France. Lemke’s travels were rewarded, as the 2013 WKA Triple […]

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Dec 15, 2015 Checkered Motorsports logo
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The 2015 season was an impressive year for Checkered Motorsports, but the focus has already shifted for the 2016 season.  The team is excited to announce that Gage Rodgers will be joining Checkered Motorsports and sporting the PCR colors throughout the 2016 season.  Rodgers will kick off his first start with the PCR package at […]

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2016 Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour Unveils Updated Series Structure

2016 edition of the popular program to follow international standard CIK format

Dec 15, 2015 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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With the 2016 edition of the Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment just over 30 days away, series officials today unveil an exciting series structure change, as well as announce the points structure and Homestead event schedules. “After collecting feedback from many customers and teams, we have decided to change the race […]

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Registration Open for 2016 Challenge of the Americas

Over 40 days until new season begins in Arizona for Rotax and Shifter program

Dec 15, 2015 2016 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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A new era is set to begin for the Challenge of the Americas, entering its ninth season. The premier winter karting series on the left coast is set to get 2016 underway in just over a month when the program heads to the Musselman Honda Circuit on January 29-31 in Tucson, Arizona. Planning and organization […]

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