Sep 08, 2014 Zane Morse celebrating his Junior Rotax National Championship 
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Three first-time National Champions were crowned at the 2014 Sparco Rotax Nationals in Ipswich on Saturday night. Canberra’s Zane Morse, Victorian Bradley Jenner and Bundaberg’s Mason Barbera were victorious in the Junior Rotax, Rotax Light and Rotax Heavy classes respectively. Morse led the Junior Rotax freight train through the opening turn of the 20-lap Junior […]

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Praga Dominates at Gearup F Series

Kartwerks USA and CPI Karting drivers collect multiple wins and podiums

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Praga North America has a lot to be happy about, after the stellar performances from its dealers at last weekend’s Gearup F Series race, held at the Pittsburgh International Race Complex. On hand with their teams were Kartwerks USA and CPI Karting, both of whom managed to see their way to the top of the […]

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Anthony Gangi Jr. Finishes USPKS Campaign Strong

New Yorker claims third in series title and will now shift his focus to Rotax Pan American Challenge

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Picking and choosing larger race events to attend across the United States, GT7 Motorsports pilot Anthony Gangi Jr. put the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) near the top of his list for 2014. After a successful rookie season by the east coast series, bigger teams and top drivers from across the country would contend […]

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Gearup Challenge Ready for Season Finale

Three weeks to the final round of the 2014 Gearup Challenge at the fabulous Tempest circuit at F1 New Jersey

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From the buzz we have been receiving the weekend of the 26th and 27th at NJ Motorsport Park will be a fantastic weekend for kart racing. With championship battles coming down to the wire and record entries expected this event will be the most exciting event to date. We are currently working on some exciting and fun stuff that will add a whole new […]

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Don’t Even Think About Counting Energy Kart Canada Out

A successful ASN Canadian Karting Championship weekend was a sign of what's to come

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This year, for Energy Kart Canada, the ASN Canadian Karting Championships in Mont Tremblant, Quebec was a weekend that showed what determination and the drive to succeed can do for an entire team. Even after hitting a few speed bumps along the way, the Energy Kart Canada drivers took to the Jim Russell Karting Circuit […]

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2014 United States Pro Kart Series Champions Crowned

Second season of growing program closes at New Castle Motorsports Park

Sep 08, 2014 (Photo: DavidLeePhoto.com)
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The sophomore season of the United States Pro Kart Series closed over the August 15-17 weekend at the New Castle Motorsports Park facility in central Indiana. The final two rounds of the eight-race championship were contested, and the top-five drivers in each of the eight title chases were recognized during the year-end awards ceremony that […]

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Breaking News: 2014 Rotax Grand Finals Ticket Now Available for DD2 at Rotax Pan American Challenge

MAXSpeed Group acquired another 2014 RMCGF ticket for October event at GoPro Motorplex

Sep 05, 2014 Rotax Pan American Logo
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Since the recent announcement of the four Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) tickets to be awarded at the 2014 Rotax Pan American Challenge, the team at the MAXSpeed Group has been working diligently to try and obtain the 2014 tickets in the Junior MAX and DD2 MAX classes that were replaced with tickets to […]

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Final Great Lakes Sprint Series Event of 2014 Set for New Castle Motorsports Park

Great season for GLSS to be capped off September 26 - 28

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After a successful season to date, the Great Lakes Sprint Series (GLSS) is set close out their 2014 campaign at the ultra fast New Castle Motorsports Park (NCMP) facility in New Castle, Indiana. Set to take place September 26 – 28th, series participants will see increased track time to ensure they get the best bang […]

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Octane Sports Development Drivers Roll Through 2014

Wins, podiums and championships on the horizon for OSD powered drivers

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Focused on providing up and coming drivers the instruction they need to succeed, including marketing and media activities, driver coaching, advice, tuning and nutrition, Octane Sports Development (OSD) quickly began to make a name for themselves when they entered the karting scene. Now, less than a year into the program, OSD supported competitors have scored […]

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Goodwood Kartways had an excellent showing at the recent Canadian National Karting Championships as the team put a driver in the top five of every class, save one, and in that one actually had the second quickest time in qualifying! Darryl Timmers, Gianluca Savaglio, Tyler McCullough and Zachary Claman DeMelo were the drivers to climb […]

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The Formula 100 Karting Series has had an excellent season so far, with great racing and growth in all classes. With 5 exciting rounds of action in the books, F100 looks forward to its final 2 events of the 2014 season. F100 has updated its schedule. Round #6 has been moved to October 4th, 2014. […]

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Two Canadian National Titles for Team PSL Karting

PSL Karting definitely showed up at the Canadian Nationals event

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Taking to the Jim Russell Karting Academy for the 2014 ASN Canada FIA Canadian Karting Championships, powerhouse Team PSL Karting brought their A-game in the hopes of adding more national titles to their already stout resume. With stacked fields and intense competition, the CRG/PSL outfit delivered, scoring two Canadian National titles with team drivers Alex […]

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Red Line Oil Karting Championship Round Seven Preview

Micro Max drivers Will Race For The GoPro Hero3

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It is back to school time and to celebrate RLOKC will also offer Saturday practice to all Junior drivers at a discounted price!September marks not only the return to school for all the Red Line Oil Series juniors and several of the young-gun senior drivers but the race also marks the beginning of the Fall […]

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Sep 04, 2014 BirelART logo
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ART Grand Prix and Birel Group join forces to create Birel ART, a new venture aimed at becoming one of the main protagonists of the international Karting scene. The new Birel ART venture will merge Birel’s great tradition, made of 55 World and European titles, its technologically advanced manufacturing capability and organizational experience, and the […]

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From the Tower: 2014 Rock Island Grand Prix

Double duty for EKN crew, enjoying 20th annual event

Sep 04, 2014 From the Tower-RIGP
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We spend our entire racedays 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. This new ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, […]

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Sep 03, 2014 Rotax 12 month Warranty
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MAXSpeed Group, the United States distributor for Rotax MAX, Mojo and XPS products would like to announce a 12-month Warranty Campaign in conjunction with BRP-Powertrain effective from September 1, 2014 until the end of the calendar year. All Rotax MAX Engines (DD2, Senior, Junior, Mini and Micro) sold between the dates of September 1, 2014 […]

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Carter Williams of Clovis, Calif., believes he has a realistic opportunity for a top-three finish in S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto Saturday in the SuperKarts! USA California ProKart Challenge at Lake Elsinore Diamond Stadium. The 16-year old rookie in the senior-level shifter class has been close to the podium in the previous three California PKC features, […]

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Red Line Oil Karting Championship Race Six Report

Marcos Ramirez takes the win in the GoPro feature race. NORCAL 80cc Shifters make RLOKC debut

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The weather was spectacular and so was the racing for Round #6 of the RLOKC. After a great round of competition there are now only three races left in the series at the Simraceway circuit in Sonoma, CA. And with every point being extremely valuable we were in for quite a show as almost all […]

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Sep 03, 2014 Rotax Euro Challenge trophies
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Ladies and gentlemen start your engines and get ready for the final show of the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge 2014! After stops in Genk (Belgium), Castelletto (Italy) and Zuera (Spain) the last round of the season will be hosted in France from 1st to 7th September 2014. Again the organising RGMMC Establishment expects full grids […]

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Inaugural US Open of Dirt Cancelled

Lack of entries force cancellation of event

Sep 02, 2014 Bell US Open of Dirt
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The inaugural United States Rally Kart Association (USRKA) US Open of Dirt scheduled for September 12-13, 2014 at the US 41 Speedway in Indiana has been cancelled. With overwhelming support from companies such as Bell Helmets, Top Kart USA, Victory Kart, Bridgestone, Gridsport.net and the McLaughlin family, the event was forced to be cancelled due […]

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