EKN One-on-One: Tom Kutscher – Superkarts! USA

SKUSA CEO talks about Pro Tour evolution

Feb 22, 2017
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The 2016 season was a big one for Superkarts! USA, the promoter of the sport’s largest national karting series. The SKUSA Pro Tour drew tremendous numbers and did its part to grow awareness for karting as the company invested in television coverage of all three rounds of its national program on the CBS Sports Network.  […]

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Feb 22, 2017
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CRG Magazine is the new digital quarterly publication available through CRG’s official webpage. It features exclusive content on races, company, products and, in general, on the world of karting. CRG Magazine is a new communication initiative of the Italian factory dedicated to all the karting enthusiasts and, particularly, to CRG fans. CRG Magazine is a […]

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Speed Concepts Racing Victorious in Palm Beach

A win and a podium finish for the new team

Feb 22, 2017
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Speed Concepts Racing (SCR) has just finished up an impressive double-header at round two of the Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup USA and Rotax MAX Challenge at the Palm Beach Karting facility in West Palm Beach, Florida. With a small roster of three drivers, the two week stint allowed the SCR team to bring home […]

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Feb 22, 2017
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The American Kart Racing Association enters its second season in the sprint karting market in 2017 and officials are anticipating growth in numbers and competition in both 2-cycle and 4-cycle divisions including the wildly popular Briggs LO206 and Animal powerplants and IAME Swift, Yamaha and TaG applications on the 2-cycle side. With eight events on […]

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Double Win for Benik Kart

Florida-based team victorious in second round of winter series

Feb 22, 2017
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The BENIK team came home victorious at round two of the MAXSpeed Entertainment Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup program at the Palm Beach Karting facility in West Palm Beach, Florida. The Florida-based team was a dominant force in both Vortex Micro and Mini ROK, and secured the top spot in both categories. The Vortex Micro […]

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Feb 22, 2017
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A well-known international karting team, Energy Corse has been present at the highest level of the competition for many years. In 2017, the Italian structure has been further expanded and prepared to face the toughest challenges with its promising team of drivers. The first events of the season have already confirmed this in every category […]

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Feb 22, 2017
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While sun and warmer temperatures have returned to international competition, the Sodi chassis has again demonstrated excellent competitiveness at Lonato. A major event of the season, the 2017 Winter Cup brought together an incredible set of nearly 90 drivers in KZ2 on the South Garda Karting track. Sodi was on the podium with Bas Lammers, […]

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Janowski Named Director of Competition for Superkarts! USA Pro Tour

Organization adds veteran racer and industry member to oversee championship series

Feb 21, 2017
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A new era is underway at Superkarts! USA as the company begins the eighth season of their industry-leading SKUSA Pro Tour. Launched in 2010, the championship series has seen significant development and growth since the first laps were turned in Sonoma, California to kick-off the inaugural season. The positive storylines are abundant. Record numbers have […]

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Dan Wheldon Ambassador Award Presented by Bell Helmets to be Awarded in March

A participant from the Florida Winter Tour will be the lucky recipient

Feb 21, 2017
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Set to be awarded at the Rotax weekend of the annual Florida Winter Tour, the Dan Wheldon Ambassador Award presented by Bell Helmets is set to be given to a Florida Winter Tour participant who best represents karting with a highly competitive spirit, a helpful and positive attitude, and a professional image. Awarded during the […]

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Feb 21, 2017
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Paolo De Conto secured the second place in KZ on CRG-Tm at the 22nd Winter Cup, as did Dennis Hauger in OK, after fighting for the victory. The young Alfio Spina took the win in Mini Rok with Team Gamoto at the end of an exciting final. CRG put in a great performance at the […]

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Feb 21, 2017
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Scott Campbell Racing will be officially hit the karting seen in Phoenix, AZ for the 3rd and 4th rounds of the Challenge of Americas.  After a long 8 months of getting things ready and trying to line up some drivers the time is finally here. Joining the team at the event is Marco Kacic from […]

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Feb 21, 2017
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An unprecedented and record-high, 139 entries highlighted the series opener for Round One of the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge on Saturday. Round One began the 12-Round club championship series at GoPro Motorplex’s 0.7-mile track in Mooresville, N.C. Congrats to all Round 1 winners: Aiden Baker Crouse (Briggs LO206 Cadet), Jadyn Daniels (Briggs LO206 Junior), Brian […]

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Feb 21, 2017
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For the first competition of the 2017 season under normal conditions, the Birel ART Racing Team was able to demonstrate the quality of the work carried out during the winter. The Birel ART drivers and chassis showed very strong competitiveness in all the international categories during the Winter Cup thanks to the very efficient engines […]

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United States Pro Kart Series Hits Television

One-hour broadcast of 2016 action aired on ‘Lucas Oil On the Edge’ program

Feb 20, 2017
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If you happened to be on Facebook last night, you would have seen a number of posts about seeing karting on television. At 8pm Eastern, CBS Sports Network was broadcasting for the first time the ‘USPKS Karting’ episode, featuring action from the United States Pro Kart Series. The Lucas Oil On the Edge production crew […]

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Behind the Laptop: Wisconsin – The Heartland of Karting in the United States

Companies, racers and tracks continue to provide the grassroots for our sport

Feb 20, 2017
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The month of February can be a frigid reminder of why people like to live in the southern half of the United States. Each winter, cold weather blows painfully through the northern states, especially around the Great Lakes region. While temperatures below zero (thanks to the wind chill) and inches of snow are the norm […]

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Feb 20, 2017
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With two weeks of racing at the Palm Beach International Raceway in South Florida, PSL was able to take home serious hardware and gain some valuable championship points for the FWT title. Alongside PSL, some of America’s top Birel ART race teams like Andersen Karting and Ben Cooper Racing (BCR), were able to show case […]

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Iglesias, Travisanutto, Thompson and Spina Claims Wins at 22nd Winter Cup in Lonato

Four red hot finals entertained spectators at the South Garda Karting circuit

Feb 20, 2017
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The 22nd edition of the Winter Cup of Lonato has been exciting and tight, producing a lot of karting spectacle for the numerous spectators present at this important international event. A total of 276 verified drivers out of the 293 entered raised the sporting level of the event. The main contenders of the race have […]

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Nitro Kart Reveals New Dealer

Team announces newest dealer in the Florida region

Feb 17, 2017
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Nitro Kart is excited to announce their newest dealer, AKT Racing. AKT is one of the most competitive race teams in the cadet category in the Florida region, and supports all racing series in Florida as well as select national series across the US. The team is always looking for new ventures to keep their […]

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Feb 17, 2017
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McCallister Precision Marketing is pleased to announce karting phenom Brandon Lemke has signed on to drive for Leicht Motorsports Driver Development in the Southeast Limited Late Model Series. “Brandon fits in perfectly in what we are working to do in racing and that’s develop and give exposure to incredible young talent,” Eugene Leicht of Leicht […]

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P1 Engines Kicks Off 2017 at Buttonwillow

Three pole positions and two podiums for the California engine builder

Feb 17, 2017
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P1 Engines kicks off the season in their home state at round one of the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) ProKart Challenge at Buttonwillow Raceway Park on Feburary 10-11. The team posed strong results throughout the event, securing three pole positions, two podiums, and ten top-ten finishes, getting an early start to building up their resume for […]

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