Oct 19, 2015 Green Flag for the Rotax Micro Max Final
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What a barn burner!!! NOLA Sprint Kart Championship Race #9 was jammed packed with great racing from all classes and had plenty of drama from the drop of the green flag for first practice to the checkered flag for the final race of the day. Going back to our normal day time schedule with great […]

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Oct 19, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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With Class Structure already in the hands of many competitors for the 2016 season, giving them a head start on new classes, as well as a brand new season, competitors can also be assured the 2016 version of the World Karting Association Technical Manual is not far behind. Following months of hard work by the […]

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Malukas Conquers IAME International Final

Americans producing results overseas - Healey and Jones score B-Main victories at Rok Cup International Final

Oct 19, 2015 David Malukas dominated in Le Mans to become the X30 Junior world champion (Photo: IAME International Final)
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It was a busy weekend across the Atlantic Ocean for a select few American drivers competing at two world championships. The IAME International Final was held at the Le Mans Karting International facility in France, and the Rok Cup International Final held at the South Garda Karting circuit in Lonato, Italy. Victories and podiums were […]

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USA Drivers Showing Strength at IAME and Rok World Championships

Malukas, Lemke and Crawford putting the Red, White and Blue at the top of their respective events

Oct 16, 2015 IAME-Rok Cup-USA
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This weekend, drivers from the United States of America and around the world are competing in two world championship events. The IAME International Final is at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France, while about 1,100km southeast is the Rok Cup International Final at the South Garda Karting facility in Lonato, Italy. Just two […]

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Oct 16, 2015 (Photo: Cunaphoto / FMP)
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From October 19th to 25th the international karting elite will come together in Italy for the long awaited ROTAX MAX International Open. Not only will the 100 competitors from over 25 nations fight for the prestigious win, but for the last tickets for the ROTAX MAX Grand Finals in Portugal. The three classes Juniors, Seniors […]

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Oct 16, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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On the heels of the 2016 Class Structure being revealed last week comes the newest information for the new year for the WKA National Road Race Series. As part of the Trifecta of events that run in December at the World Center of Racing, the Road Race Series Official Entry Blank for the Daytona Road […]

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Oct 16, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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By now, many of our WKA Members have received their latest Trustee Nomination Ballots in the mail. This year, the 3 Districts that WKA will be conducting trustee elections in are: District 3: North Carolina District 6: Michigan and Ohio District 9: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont, and parts of […]

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Oct 16, 2015 So Cal Oval Karters logo
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The So Cal Oval Karters made their final 2015 visit to John Aden’s Wheel2Wheel Raceway for the third annual “Race for the Rack” last Saturday night.   Class point leaders Matt Martis in the Senior 4 Cycles, Troy Patton in the KT100’s and Cody Nigh in the Open’s all won main events.  The only non-point leader […]

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Oct 16, 2015 AKRA logo
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The American Kart Racing Association (AKRA) is pleased to announce the first of many big events that will headline the 2016 Road Race and American Sprint Cup Series programs. AKRA will welcome 2-cycle and 4-cycle road racers and sprint racers to Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, SC, for a season-opening doubleheader event March 18-20, 2016. […]

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Oct 16, 2015 Inverness Grand Prix
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The City of Inverness is preparing for its fifth annual Inverness Grand Prix Motorsports Festival on the evening of Friday, November 20, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Saturday, November 20, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This World Karting Association (WKA) sanctioned event will have go karts, racing enthusiasts and spectators geared up […]

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Oct 15, 2015 Dale George and John Buzza
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The weather was warm and sunny for the doubleheader Rene Berard Charity Enduro and Race # 10 of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Saturday’s Rene Berard Charity Enduro was Red River CO-OP and Sunday’s race # 10 sponsor was RBC Securities Highlights of Rene Berard Charity Enduro The […]

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Oct 15, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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The 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championships awards dinner will be held on Saturday evening November 7th, 2015 at the Rooster Run Event Center in Petaluma. For reservations contact Jordan at Cameron Karting 707-938-9986, cell 916-718-4932 or e-mail Jordan@cameronkarting.com. Please reserve your space by October 28. Hope to see you all there! When: November 7, 2015 […]

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Oct 15, 2015 Daniel Bray, Davide Forè and Marijn Kremers with the 2015 Race of Stars Winners Surfboard 
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Three of the International visitors for the 2015 Race of Stars powered by SuperFest have taken in some of the sights of the Gold Coast ahead of this Saturday’s event. Five-time World Champion Davide Forè, New Zealander Daniel Bray and Dutchman Marijm Kremers got up close to some Australian wildlife at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary […]

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2015 Mazda Road to Indy and MAXSpeed Group Driver Advancement Program Finalists Announced

Drivers now progress to the interview process with four test winners to be announced at the US Open finale

Oct 14, 2015 Mazda Road to Indy-MRTI-logo
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Continuing to foster the next wave of up-and-coming drivers in the world of professional motorsports, Andersen Promotions and Mazda Road to Indy along with the MAXSpeed Group are pleased to announce today the 12 finalists chosen for the 2015 Driver Advancement Program. Following a successful launch last year, the 2015 edition of the program was […]

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Success Continues for Ron White Racing at Sanzaru Games Karting Championships

Northern California-based operation adds more podiums to 2015 total

Oct 14, 2015 Patrick O’Neill powered his Ron White Racing CRG machine to victory in the Stock Honda Masters category at the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
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The Sanzaru Games Karting Championship continued its 2015 season on October 10-11 at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center – and the Ron White Racing operation was front and center with its five drivers in five different categories. RWR took on the ‘reverse national’ layout at the famous circuit in Sonoma, California, taking on the best […]

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Team Koene USA to Contest US Open of Las Vegas with a Strong Ten Driver Squad

Estep and Ugochukwu lead championship battles in their respective classes

Oct 14, 2015 #TeamKoeneUSA has been a fixture at the front of the field in US Open competition and will look to do the same in Las Vegas 
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As one of the most dominant teams at the first two rounds of the MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted Cold Stone US Open program, Team Koene USA is set to take on Las Vegas for the finale weekend of the inaugural US Open year. Competing at the first two events with a talented group of eight drivers, […]

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Karting Community United Announces Halloween Activities During the US Open of Las Vegas

Welcome and Thank You Party; Costume Contest and Trick-or-Treating

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With the final round of the US Open series coming up October 28-31, Karting Community United has been hard at work preparing some fun activities for everyone during the Halloween weekend event. Karting Community United will kick off the festivities on Wednesday, October 28 with a Welcome and Thank You Party in the Presidential Suite […]

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IAME International Final Set for This Weekend at Le Mans

Lemke and Malukas to represent USA in France

Oct 14, 2015 IAME International Final logo
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The following is an overview of the 2015 IAME International Final. The event is set to take place at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France. Nearly 350 drivers from all over the world will be competing in four classes to earn the crown of IAME world champion. Among them are two United States […]

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Entries for Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX Over 400 and Climbing

Westgate Resort & Casino room block closing today, just under three weeks for pre-entry cutoff to largest karting event in the world

Oct 13, 2015 Driver total has eclipse 400 as final few weeks of pre-entry for SKUSA SuperNationals XIX nears the November 1 cut-off date (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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In just over a month, the buzz of screaming engines and the smell of burnt rubber and race fuel will fill the air over the Las Vegas Strip as the 19th annual Superkarts! USA SuperNationals begins. The 2015 edition of the largest karting event in the world dawns on a new location, the Las Vegas […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – September 2015 – Tony Neilson

Margay driver from Iowa makes history at Rock Island Grand Prix with six victories

Oct 12, 2015 Neilson celebrates the sixth victory with his family (Photo: EKN)
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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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