Dec 04, 2015 Matt Miller closes out his championship season with a win at the 

WKA Gold Cup Grand Nationals in Barnesville, GA (Photo: Carl Barnes)
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Hard work, determination and focus led Matt Miller to one of his ultimate goals in karting, a World Karting Association national championship in the Gold Cup Series. Miller’s two Gold Cup national championships highlighted a 2015 season that saw the Perry Hall, Md., native score six class championships between national, regional and local competition.  Miller […]

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Dec 04, 2015 Mach1-SuperNatsXIX
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From November 16th-21st the 19th edition of the SKUSA Super Nationals took place in American Las Vegas. German kart manufacturer Mach1 Kart started at the world’s biggest kart race for the first time and immediately drove among the front. In the end there was reason to rejoice due to the strong third place at the […]

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Vega Named Tire for All 2016 CIK-FIA Categories – OTK to Support Academy Trophy for 2016-2018

Decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting

Dec 04, 2015 CIK-FIA-2015
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At its meeting of December 2nd, 2015 in Paris, France, the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the following decisions on the basis of proposals from the International Karting Commission. Superkart As part of the CIK-FIA European Superkart Championship, a specific classification for drivers using an eligible single cylinder engine will be implemented from 2016. […]

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From the Tower: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX

New look, new location, same intense and exciting week for largest karting event in the world

Dec 03, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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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. The‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those that […]

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Dec 03, 2015 SuperNatsXIX-Videos
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Below is a collection of videos from the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX at the Las Vegas Convention Center on November 18-22. Be sure to tag or share your on-board video with EKN. View the collection of EKN Produced videos from #SuperNats19 at the following LINK. Ride along with California ProKart Challenge S3 Novice driver Matthew […]

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‘Crazy Cuban Tent Sale’ Set at Ocala Gran Prix for December 12

Steep discounts on karting gear for all ages

Dec 03, 2015 Ocala Gran Prix logo OGP
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It only happens once every two to three years, and it is one of the most anticipated events in North Central Florida. Jorge Arellano and Ocala Gran Prix are set to host the ‘Crazy Cuban Tent Sale’ yet again. Taking place December 12, 2015 on the grounds of the Ocala Gran Prix facility, karting equipment […]

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Dec 03, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As the clock ticks closer towards this years edition of the WKA/Unilli Dirt World Championships December 27-30 at Daytona International Speedway, competitors continue their preparations for this years event. Boasting over $100,000 in purse, awards, and merchandise, competitors and sponsors have been lining up on a daily basis, requesting parking and sponsorship opportunities. Many have […]

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Sofina Foods Announced as Title Sponsor for 2016 MAXSpeed Entertainment Promoted Events

Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour, US Open and USRMC Grand Nationals

Dec 03, 2015 sofina logo
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MAXSpeed Entertainment, the largest karting race promotion company in the world, announces today Sofina Foods Inc. as title sponsor for all 2016 MAXSpeed promoted events. The privately owned Canadian company, headquartered in Markham, Ontario, will put their name to the 2016 Florida Winter Tour, US Open series and the United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand […]

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Dec 03, 2015 Super Heavy #19-Nicholas Brobst #25-Jason Hastings (Photo: Bruce C. Walls/Action Sports Photos)
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Jonathan Cash, of Oxford, N.C., is a national karting legend. During his carrier, spanning from the 1990’s to the present, he has won all of dirt karting’s major competitions at least once, most more than once.  He’s a particularly talented long distance money racer.  This year he’s won over $1000,000.00, which includes his winning of […]

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Dec 02, 2015 Comet Kart Sales logo
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Gary Lawson has been competing in karting for close to 20 years. In that time Gary went from being one of the most feared four cycle and two cycle drivers in the country to putting his considerable tuning and coaching skills to work for a new generation of karters and helping them achieve success for […]

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Team Koene USA Adds Zach Holden for 2016 Karting Season

SuperNats Vice-Champion set to take on multiple series next season

Dec 02, 2015 Koene USA logo
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After claiming a solid second place result at the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Nevada, Indiana resident and Tony Kart driver Zach Holden will join Team Koene USA for the 2016 karting season. Moving to the senior ranks, Holden will begin his season in January and will be on the prowl for race […]

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Benik Kart Dominates SuperNationals TaG Cadet Category

Edgar wins race, DeFrancesco wins championship

Dec 02, 2015 Three Team BENIK drivers on the podium at the SKUSA SuperNationals (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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In the final event of the 2015 karting season, Team BENIK continued their winning ways at the annual SuperKarts USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Taking on the TaG Cadet field, BENIK would top the podium for the victory in the most prestigious karting event in the United States and would also stand atop […]

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EKN Driver Diary: Kyle Kalish – SKUSA SuperNationals XIX

Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver takes on stack S2 Stock Moto division in Las Vegas

Dec 02, 2015 (Photo: On Track Promotions - www.otp.ca)
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This year, Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver Kyle Kalish is taking on a new category. The inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Leopard Pro champion is moving from one gear to six, taking on the challenge that is shifterkart racing. The 18-year-old from Wauconda, Illinois began racing when he was five, and has earned championships […]

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Dec 01, 2015 F-Series logo
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From the desk of Michael Rivera and Northeast Shifter Kart Series Over the past four seasons the Northeast Shifter Kart Series and the F-Series have worked incredibly hard together to create a truly fun and ultra competitive kart racing program. Our joint vision of creating what we feel has become a home for local, regional […]

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Vortex Engine Announces New Retail Prices for North American Market

The ROK engine packages will see a significant price drop heading into 2016

Dec 01, 2015 Rok Cup USA logo
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In anticipation of ROK Cup Promotions announcing their 2016 ROK Cup USA series race schedule next week, VORTEX is rolling out new retail pricing for their engine packages. The pricing will lower the cost for the three main engine packages offered in the market: the ROK Shifter engine package is now $3600, the ROK GP, […]

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Dec 01, 2015 CIK-FIA KARTING AWARDS
KSP Agency Chosen As CIK-FIA "BEST PHOTOGRAPHER" in 2007, 2008, 2011  and 2012.

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Founded by Claudio Flenghi and Francesco Battistelli, TM Racing is most of all involved in the field of off-road motorcycles, but their competitive spirit has also been exercised with great success in karting for several decades, under the supervision of its specialist technician Franco Drudi. TM Racing has been actively involved in the genesis of […]

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Dec 01, 2015 (Photo: Julie Davidson)
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Two first time champions were among the many honorees as the Merrittville Speedway Kart Club celebrated the 2015 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Season Sunday November 29th at rural Thorold’s Club Castropignano. The first of the first time Champions was Joshua Hansen of Vineland who won his first Superior PetroFuels Performance Manufacturing Junior Restricted Point […]

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Race at the Brickyard

University GT Program offers chance to compete at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Dec 01, 2015 Student Karting World Finals-logo
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The staff here at eKartingNews.com was extremely intrigued when Danny White of Purdue University dropped us a line to fill us in on a new component to their electric-kart International evGrandPrix, which has been run for the last five years in the infield of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the Indy 500 qualifying weekend.  University […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – East – Final

Former overall #1 Shattuck finishes best in the East

Nov 30, 2015 Briggs 206 WRS Weekly Racing Series logo
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In March, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs LO206 racers across North America. The premise is to match up racers against other racers at tracks from the same state, the same region, and the entire continent. While Briggs presented the WRS to tracks all […]

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Nov 30, 2015 (Photo: Kathy Churchill)
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Over 265 people attended the 2015 Route 66 Sprint Series awards banquet on Saturday November 7th. The banquet was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel ballroom in Springfield Illinois. Thank you to the Collins Family for sponsoring Happy Hour! Prizes reached into the tens of thousands of dollars thanks to the work and effort of […]

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