Sep 30, 2016
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The kart racing industry has been asking, and Rotax has listened.  Inside the head office of Rotax, months of research, development and refinement to the very process we know as ‘engine manufacturing’ has emerged with an improved manufacturing process of the Rotax cylinder. What does this denote for every (Junior) engine that rolls off the […]

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Hamilton and Craig Shine in SKUSA Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix

Impressive racing highlighted by thrilling Saturday night Pro races under the lights for California ProKart Challenge finale event

Sep 30, 2016
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For the sixth straight year, Superkarts! USA has capped its California ProKart Challenge season on the BLVD of Lancaster, California, and once again a record turnout of the West Coast’s most talented drivers put on a superb show for a huge crowd who lined the street course throughout the weekend.  The Streets of Lancaster Grand […]

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Series Finale On Tap for Route 66 Sprint Series at Springfield

Nine championships on the line as program visits Mid-State Kart Club facility

Sep 30, 2016
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The 2016 season for the Route 66 Sprint Series is set to finish up at the Mid-State Kart Club facility on October 7-9. Racers took the month of September off, following the Princess Snow Gear sponsored event at the Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park in Wisconsin. Round Nine and Ten are scheduled to take place […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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Eleven classes and 280 competitors set the scene for an exciting Super One finalé at the UK’s best appointed circuit, PF International.  Three titles had been settled prior to this last round, the rest would be fought out through three long days.  Some big prizes were on offer, OTK factory supported free entries for the […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The return to New Castle Motorsports Park for the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals held significant meaning for many, as the season finale would identify the 2016 national champions in the 8 respective classes for the WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series. And while the finishing touches are being placed on the season ending standings to […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The Deutsche Kart Meisterschaft can be recorded with a good success of Pourchaire in OKJ class and two second places, with Basz (OK) and Hajek (KZ2). The final round of the DKM, fifth one held in Kerpen, was very positive for our driver Théo Pourchaire, who collected the long-awaited success. Théo came close to victory […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The Deutsche Kart Meisterschaft on Kerpen circuit finished with a positive second place in the championship for our young driver Charles Milesi. In the DKM closing race, he collected the important points, gaining an excellent third place in race-1, so as to firmly hold the top position in OKJ category. In OK class, Jean Baptiste […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The technical partnership born between Ferrari Driver Academy and Tony Kart Racing Team, will be celebrated in the event which will be held on October 13th at the South Garda kart track in Lonato (BS). During the day, celebrating the beginning of the cooperation between the FDA and the Tony Kart Racing Team, drivers of […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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Officials of World Karting Association and GoldSpeed USA are proud to announce the latest edition of the Daytona Dirt World Championships, set to run December 27-30 at Daytona International Speedway, will be run solely on the Maxxis Tire this year. In conjunction with the announcement on the return of Maxxis to the World Center of […]

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2017 CIK-FIA Calendar Confirmed

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting

Sep 29, 2016
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At its meeting on September 28th, 2016 in Paris, France, the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the following decisions on the basis of proposals from the International Karting Commission. The pyramid is now in place from Karting to Formula 1 The WMSC approved the one-year reduction of the minimum age of Drivers that can […]

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Puget Sound Road Race Association to Host 2017 IKF Road Race Grand Nationals

Revival of event set to bring top road racers to The Ridge Motorsports Park outside Seattle

Sep 29, 2016
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A crown jewel of motorsports circuits was constructed in the state of Washington at the end of 2011. The Ridge Motorsports Park is a unique layout that incorporated the rolling hills and natural attributes, less than 90 minutes from downtown Seattle. The Puget Sound Road Race Association (PSRRA) has been working hard at growing this […]

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WKA Grand National Victory for Caleb Gafrarar in Mini Swift

First ever WKA Eagle trophy for ‘Caleb G’

Sep 29, 2016
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Success continues for eight-year-old Caleb Gafrarar into his first full season at the Cadet level in North American karting. The second-generation driver continues to gather knowledge behind the wheel and grow as a young boy around the sport of karting. The latest event took ‘Caleb G’ back to the New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana, […]

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Sep 29, 2016
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Ryan Urban is New Zealand’s new SuperKart king, the Aucklander making light of streaming wet weather and track conditions to claim the premier International class crown at the 2016 KartSport NZ National Superkart Championship and Grand Prix meeting at Hampton Downs on Sunday. For the past five years the annual SuperKart championship meeting has been […]

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Sep 29, 2016
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To provide the latest technology in karting, BRP-Rotax constantly verifies any input of the market to make its products even better. Since the launch of the new engine series there have been implemented some improvements to increase the ease of use of the technologically advanced Rotax kart engines. To get a first feedback beside the […]

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Sep 28, 2016
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Kerman Kart Club hosted Round 4 of the KPX Karting Championship at the Fresno Fairgrounds parking lot. Ron Perry and Kerman Kart Club put in endless efforts to create a one of kind racing environment. Every time they race at the fairgrounds, they start with a blank canvas to create a seamlessly flawless race venue. […]

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Sep 28, 2016
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The third race of the year for the Texas Sprint Racing Series (TSRS) presented by MG Tireswas held on the weekend of September 17-18 at Gulf Coast Karters in Katy, Texas. The event proved the series growth with a record number of entries in both the Energy Kart USA 2-stroke and Alan Rudolph Racing Academy […]

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Sep 28, 2016
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The American Kart Racing Association closed the doors on our inaugural Vega American Sprint Cup Series “Southern Tour” this past weekend with another successful, fun-filled event – this time at the new, pristine Bushnell Motorsports Park in Bushnell, Florida. Competitors from Georgia, Florida, Tennessee and Louisiana filled Bushnell’s pit area for Round 3 presented by […]

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Dale Curran Jr. and Team Koene USA Join Forces Beginning in Las Vegas

Canadian driver set to join one of North America's elite operations

Sep 28, 2016
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Canadian driver Dale Curran Jr. has confirmed his participation to Team Koene USA beginning at two prestigious events in Las Vegas, Nevada. First, Curran will do battle in the US Open finale before showing his speed at the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals and onwards into the 2017 season. With his first event set for the […]

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Sep 28, 2016
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Jay Howard’s Motorsports Driver Development program had another successful weekend as Braden Eves took the team to the top once again at the last round of the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup. The race took place September 23-25 at the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. Eves continued to employ his knowledge […]

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Sanzaru Games Race #8 – 2016 Race Season is Quickly Coming to an End

Molecule Rotax Masters class will be the GoPro Feature Race

Sep 28, 2016
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With only two races left in the 2016 season, Race #8 will be a key race for many drivers to get them into a top three Series position for the Championship. A few classes are still very close and these classes will provide some tense racing this coming weekend. The track configuration for Race #8 […]

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