Superkarts! USA Bulletin: Final Days of Registration for SummerNationals and SuperNationals XIX Priority Pre-Entry Program

Deadlines set for Sunday and Monday for registration programs to Fikse Wheels Pro Tour events

Jul 17, 2015 SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour logo
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The 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals is just around the corner, with already 225 drivers registered for the upcoming event on July 24-26 at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The popular Indiana facility will be the first stop west of the Mississippi for the organization since the inaugural SummerNationals in 2010 in […]

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Jay Howard Announces Driver Development Program

Kart team to debut at SKUSA SummerNationals in New Castle

Jul 17, 2015 Jay Howard MDD logo
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Verizon IndyCar Series driver Jay Howard has formed Jay Howard’s  Motorsports Driver Development program, which will prepare drivers, who are currently racing karts, to someday race professionally. Debuting in two weeks time at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Fikse Pro Tour SummerNationals event at the New Castle Motorsports Park (NCMP) facility in New Castle, Indiana, a […]

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K1 RaceGear Again Confirmed as Official Gear Supplier for Team USA

Custom race suits and gear for Team USA at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals

Jul 17, 2015 K1 RaceGear logo
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For the fifth consecutive year, K1 RaceGear will continue their support of Team USA and the MAXSpeed Group for the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF). Providing the American contingent with custom shoes, gloves and driving suits, Team USA is sure to step out in style, and safety, during the 2015 edition of the RMCGF […]

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Jul 17, 2015 Can-Am Karting Challenge logo
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Crossing the border for round three of the 2015 CAN-AM Karting Challenge international drivers invaded the challenging Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, British Columbia this past weekend. A record turnout of drivers, exceptional racing including heart-racing Briggs & Stratton LO206 action and intense championship battles highlighted the weekend’s action in the Great White North, the […]

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PSL West Offers Special Arrive and Drive Packages for Upcoming Events in Las Vegas

Compete at the Cold Stone US Open and Fikse Wheels Pro Tour as part of the PSL West BirelArt team

Jul 17, 2015 Team PSL West logo
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Looking to make a splash in Sin City, PSL West, an official dealer of the BirelArt product line, has put together unprecedented opportunities to compete at two of North America’s most talked about events in Las Vegas, Nevada. Taking on the finale round of the Cold Stone US Open program at the Rio All-Suite Hotel […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – June 2015 – David Kalb Jr.

Ohio driver bags three wins in Junior ranks at WKA Gold Cup event in Kershaw

Jul 17, 2015 Kalb taking one of his three checkered flags during the Kershaw weekend (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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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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Jul 16, 2015 IKF International Kart Federation logo
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IKF 2-Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals July 29 – August 1, 2015, Adams Motorsport Park, Riverside, California Entry Fees are: First Class $140.00 Additional Classes $130.00 Entry Forms are available at: www.motorsportsreg.com and on the Forms Page of the IKF Website:   www.ikfkarting.com The 2015 IKF 2 Cycle Sprint Grand National will be held at Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, CA. Adams Motorsports […]

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Michael and Nicholas d’Orlando are gearing up for racing actionat this weekend’s Rotax Summer Shootout at the .7-mile 16 turns track at Carolina Motorsports park in Kershaw, SC. Dubbed the ‘Unofficial Tune-  up’ for the Cold Stone US Rotax Grand Nationals, teams and drivers will have the opportunity to test on the same track layout […]

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Familiar Names On Top of Podium at Dallas Karting Complex for Texas ProKart Challenge

Caddo Mills, Texas facility produces another exciting weekend for Superkarts! USA and US Rotax Max Challenge traveling series

Jul 16, 2015 Trenton Estep came out of Dallas with two wins in the S1/S2 Stock Moto division (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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Another step in the championship chases of the 2015 Burger King®/Texas Barge ProKart Challenge series – presented by 3G Kart Racing, Dallas Karting Complex and IAME USA West – was completed over the July 10-12 weekend with Superkarts! USA and Texas Barge Rotax Max Challenge competitors taking part at the Dallas Karting Complex facility in […]

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Jul 15, 2015 Rok Cup USA_EPCOT Challenge - Mattheus Morgato
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ROK Cup USA hosted its inaugural Micro / Mini ROK Championship over the weekend at the Orlando Kart Center in Florida. Dubbed the “EPCOT Challenge”, drivers competed in the EPCOT and EPCOT Novice classes at the 2-day race event, with races taking place in the evenings and a special Saturday brunch hosted at Monsieur Paul […]

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Morning Coffee: Wednesday – July 15

Pre-Event Testing – A Necessity or a Detriment to the Sport?

Jul 15, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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If you’ve been around the sport of karting for an extended period of time, you’ve had the opportunity to watch the evolution of race weekend scheduling. We’ve went from the week-long summer karting festivals that were the old-school, well-attended IKF Grand Nationals to tight two-day events to extended three-day race weekends with Friday practice and […]

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Critical Points Race for WKA Manufacturers Cup Series Heading to McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at New Castle

12 championship chases head to New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana for July 17-19

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If ever there was a time to get up on the wheel in the battle for a national title in the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series, this weekends McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana would be just that time. With just one race left till the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals in […]

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Jul 13, 2015 AKRA logo
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It was a soggy June 19-21 weekend in Lexington, OH for racers in the AKRA/Vega Tires Road Racing Series.  A steady rain fell on the 2.4-mile Mid Ohio road course that Saturday.  Racers were given the option of racing for points or opting out for rain points.  All but a handful chose to slap on […]

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Driver News: Cognac to Join J3 Competition

Junior Max Driver to Pilot CompKart at Rotax Summer Shootout and Rotax Grand Nationals

Jul 10, 2015 Alex Cognac will join J3 Competition for the Rotax Summer Shootout and Rotax Max Grand Nationals
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After a successful test weekend earlier this year at Homestead, Rotax Max Junior pilot, Alex Cognac will join the J3 Competition team for the Rotax Summer Shootout and Rotax Max Grand Nationals, both to be contested over his home track, Carolina Motorsports Park in South Carolina. Cognac, currently second in the season points at CMP, […]

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Jul 10, 2015 dOrlando Racing Store Front
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The d’Orlando Brothers, and d’Orlando Racing, are proud to announce the opening of its online store www.dorlandoracingstore.com.  The store will provide fans and racers with the opportunity to purchase adidas motorsports karting merchandise and Kool Nerd merchandise. “This is such an exciting day for d’Orlando Racing”, said Sheri and Michael d’Orlando.  “This is a great opportunity to […]

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Team News: Goodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada

Team News: Goodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada

Jul 09, 2015 Max Preston has had three consecutive runs to P2 for Intrepid in DD2
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With the Canadian summer now reaching its stride the team at Goodwood Kartways is definitely in full swing. The Canadian Rookie Karting Championship schedules are racing through week four, the TRAK Club Championship has hit its halfway point, and the Goodwood/Intrepid race team is getting set to race into the second half of its National […]

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SoCal Oval Karters – July 4th Results

Martin, Marion, Morheiser and Patton win at Wheel2Wheel Raceway

Jul 09, 2015 Desiree Gaynor of Long Beach on her way to a fourth place finish in the SR 4 Cycle class
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(Camarillo, CA, July 9, 2015)  The So Cal Oval Karters spent July 4th racing at John Aden’s Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville and produced three 2015 repeat winners before a fine holiday crowd that was also treated to a giant fireworks show on the grounds. Mother Nature graced the day […]

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Rotax Summer Shootout Set for July 17-19 at Carolina Motorsports Park

Unofficial tune-up for Cold Stone United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals

Jul 09, 2015 CMP
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July 9, 2015 – Keeping with the annual tradition, Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina will host the 2015 Rotax Summer Shootout in less than two weeks. Dubbed the ‘Unofficial Tune-up’ for the Cold Stone US Rotax Grand Nationals, teams and drivers will have the opportunity to test on the same track layout that […]

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Entry Caps Lifted for Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals

Massive interest in New Castle event opens doors to meet high demand

Jul 09, 2015 SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour logo
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TEMECULA, CA (July 10, 2015) – There has been an incredible buzz surrounding the 2015 Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SKUSA SummerNationals since the day that it was announced that the race would be held at the popular New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana. The top-notch facility is on the racing ‘bucket list’ for many West […]

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Manitoba Karting Association – Race # 4 Report

Hot and sunny conditions perfect for Gimli Motorsports Park

Jul 09, 2015 Bianca Bovino won the Junior 2 Briggs LO206 class at the fourth MKA event of 2015
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Manitoba Karting Association – Race # 4 Report The weather was hot and sunny for Race 4 of the Manitoba Karting Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Race 4 was Lake of the Woods Insurance.  Highlights of Race # 4 Junior 1 Briggs was won by Ethan Clace with Josh Gill 2nd. Junior […]

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