Sep 15, 2016
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Superkarts! USA has released this morning another ‘TomVersation’, this time from the SKUSA Pro Tour SummerNationals back in July at New Castle Motorsports Park. Eyenovation’s Chris Ortenburger sat down with SKUSA CEO and owner Tom Kutscher to go over a number of issues once again, including professional drivers bringing their children to SKUSA competition, engine […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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The ‘ROTAX MAX JETTING GUIDE’ is an application for Android and iOS devices and was designed to assist Rotax MAX evo kart drivers in setting up a recommended main jet based on weather conditions and engine type. The application is available free of charge. To find the perfect set up for the next kart race […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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Reigning DD2 Masters class title holder Ryan Urban of Auckland heads an experienced Kiwi squad which will contest this year’s Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals meeting in Italy next month. The annual Grand Finals meeting pits national and regional Rotax Max Challenge class winners from around the globe against each other at a multi-day meeting […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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Jay Howard’s Motorsports Driver Development kart team wrapped up the USPKS final race in Pittsburgh last weekend. Team driver Braden Eves continued his winning streak, winning Saturday’s race. Eves was on his way to a clean sweep on Sunday before a mechanical issue took him out of the lead of Sunday’s final. Eves became USPKS […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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After what seems like an eternity, the So Cal Oval Karters will get back on the track this Saturday night, September 17, on “Back to School Night” at Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville.  It will be the SCOK’s first race since their August 6 date in the Grand Arena at […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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Looking to add value choices within Elite Drivers Academy (EDA), Owner and Founder Louie Pagano has added a host of multi-time champions and coaches to the high level program. With coaching being completed online through Skype, Elite Drivers Academy is using the digital era to add services to drivers not only in the United States, […]

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Sep 14, 2016
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This weekend is Round 4 of the KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton Racing hosted by Kerman Kart Club in Fresno, CA. This race is already getting the nickname “The Big Race”, as KPX tries to exceed their record of 101 entries at Round 3. This track is located in Central California which […]

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From the Tower: Rock Island Grand Prix 2016

Memorable three-days in Quad Cities for 22nd edition of world’s largest street race

Sep 14, 2016
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For 13 straight years, I have traveled west to the Quad Cities area to cover the rare and exciting Rock Island Grand Prix. For the 22nd time, a non-profit volunteer-based group and diehard race fans turn the city streets of Rock Island, Illinois into a two-day race festival centered around the purest form of motorsports […]

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Sep 14, 2016
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Fresh from victory at the World Karting Championship in Sweden, Paolo De Conto will be heading to Australia next month to compete at the International Race of Stars powered by SuperFest on the Gold Coast, Queensland. De Conto’s Australian debut will be his first race since having been crowned World Champion and the Italian can’t […]

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Sep 14, 2016
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Due to a track rental, the Thursday timeline for Parking, Pit Pass Sales, and Registration for the Grand Nationals this weekend at Atlanta Motorsports Park for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series, presented by Russell Karting has been modified. Competitors will be allowed to gain entrance to their parking area at 5pm instead of the […]

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Sep 14, 2016
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TS Racing announced today an Open House at their facility on Friday, September 23rd. The TSR Open House will be held immediately after the Friday AKRA Sprint Cup practice at Bushnell Motorsports Park. The TS Racing shop, located 3 miles from Bushnell Motorsports Park, will offer catered food, shop tours, and a drawing for TS […]

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Sep 14, 2016
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Birel ART Junior with Pietro Delli Guanti won the 2016 edition of the Rok Cup Italia (Mini class) at the end of a dominant weekend. After posting the second fastest time in his qualifying session, Delli Guanti won Heat 1 by over three seconds, finished second with the best lap in Heat 2 and won […]

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Sep 13, 2016
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The annual WKA Membership Meeting will be held a little earlier this year than last, with the New Castle Motorsports Park facility serving as the setting for members of all series of racing to join the many officers and trustees available that weekend. The meeting will take place Thursday September 22, which will serve as […]

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Sep 13, 2016
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The 2016 4-Cycle Super Showdown Early Pre Registration opened Saturday at Noon, September 10, 2016. Once again the Super Showdown is being held at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association’s (PKRA) track located in Phoenix Arizona. The dates for this year’s event are Move in on Thursday, October 20th. Friday’s practice on October 21st, Gates will […]

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Sep 13, 2016
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CRG obtained a great result also in Germany in the fourth and penultimate round of the DKM, where Pex brothers, back on Tm engine, crushed their rivals in KZ2. Tonteri dominated OK, Hauger ended on top in OK Junior, taking the championship lead and Tubben obtained a fair and square victory in KZ2 Cup. Following […]

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Sep 13, 2016
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Canada’s premier talent from around the country came together in the 2016 ASN Open Canadian Karting Championships in MontTremblant, Quebec this past weekend. Competition was at a high level in Rotax, Briggs, and Shifter categories, and as we’ve ordinarily seen in 2016, BirelART and Ricciardo Kart had an impressive list of drivers present who captured […]

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Sep 13, 2016
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A team of 6 K&K Team drivers entered in 3 Briggs LO206 classes, attended the ASN Canadian Open National Championships held at Jim Russell Karting in Mont Tremblant, Quebec last weekend. Coming into the weekend, K&K Kart was hoping to repeat their performance at the 2015 event of a National Championship and 2 Vice Championships, in […]

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Sep 13, 2016
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Merrittville Speedway’s 2016 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Season concluded Tuesday September 6th with a number of firsts. Making their first visits to St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Victory Lane were Jacob Mamo and Aiden Lavalllee. Mamo in his first year of racing won his first Vansickle PetValu Novice 1 Feature. Mamo is the youngest […]

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Sep 13, 2016
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The long awaited anticipation of settling the national championships in the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting will come to a full boil September 16-18, as the national program will crown its 2016 champions at Atlanta Motorsports Park in Dawsonville, Georgia. With the national series off since early June at Summit Point […]

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Ron White Racing Set to Close Out 2016 Season Strong

Three major events remain on schedule with opportunities to work with international karting star

Sep 12, 2016
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In the last two decades, no other driver has span a string of victories longer at the national level than Ron White. The northern California karter has been triumphant at all levels of the sport, including national titles and international wins. That success has transition into grooming the next generation of racers through his Ron […]

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