Sep 15, 2014 CIK-FIA logo
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The 2014 European CIK-FIA Championship ended two weeks ago, with the titles won by the two British drivers Callum Ilott (Zanardi-Parilla-Dunlop) and Enaam Ahmed (FA Kart-Vortex-Vega) in KF and KFJ, but it is already time for a new, thrilling event. To join the competition in one of the most important event of the season, teams […]

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Checkered Motorsports will be returning to New Castle Raceway Park for the Robopong  200.   Their last visit at the 1 mile road course secured the team with a victory and earning yet again another TaG national title in the United States Pro Kart Series.  Joining forces with Adrenaline Fix Karting, the team will be featuring […]

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Myles Rowe will arrive for his next race in Mooresville, NC at the GoPro Motorplex with his first national sponsor, Core Power. Winning a Championship within his first 2 years, Rowe has garnered the attention of several sponsors, including Core Power. On September 21st Myles will enter one of his final racing series in the […]

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EKN TV: Rock Island Grand Prix On-Board w/Tony Jump and David Cole

Picture-and-picture of Yamaha SuperCan Heavy main event with EKN audio from Labor Day street race

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This past Labor Day weekend was the 20th annual Rock Island Grand Prix. Nearly 100 karters converged to the Quad Cities area, turning the city streets of Rock Island, Illinois into a two-day race. The excitement continues from the time racers arrive Friday afternoon until the closing hours of Sunday. Each and every year, the […]

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Florida Winter Tour Class Structure, Dates and Locations Confirmed

2015 will see stops in Homestead, Orlando and Ocala

Sep 12, 2014 Florida Winter Tour MAXSpeed logo 2014
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After the recent announcement of the acquisition of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT), the MAXSpeed Group is pleased to announce the dates and locations for the 2015 edition of the popular and competitive series as well as some big changes to the Formula Kart weekend class structure.  The upcoming season will feature […]

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Sep 12, 2014 Brandon Lemke captured four wins in the Junior classes (Photo: Joe Brittin)
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The MG Tire / L & T Manufacturing Route 66 Sprint Series concluded the 2014 racing season at Mid-State Raceway on September 6-7 with a big turnout of 261 entries. The event was sponsored by B & B Electric and was called the Loren Niehaus Memorial Race in honor of founding Mid-State Kart Club member […]

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2014 FKCS Banquet will be Sat. Oct 4, 2014, at the Hilton in Ocala. Doors open at 6:30pm and Dinner will be served at 7pm. Racers with 5 or more races this season will be free and any additional tickets will be $35. Everyone must register for the banquet in Motorsports Reg including the free […]

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Benik Kart Adds Dealer in Monterrey Mexico

Mexican drivers now have the chance to enjoy the BENIK product line

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In light of their success in their inaugural season, BENIK Kart is pleased to announce a new dealer of their product line in Monterrey Mexico. Joining the BENIK Kart family is long time karting company, Kart Guero as they will begin to sell and service BENIK Kart’s throughout Mexico. “We are very happy to break […]

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Sabré Cook Adds More Hardware in ProKart Challenge Competition

CRG-USA/SwedeTech/AiM/Sniper/Viceroy driver earns Rocky Mountain championship, places runner-up in California event

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Over the last month, Sabré Cook has been putting in plenty of track time at both her home track of Grand Junction Motor Speedway, as well as hitting the road. Over a two week span, Cook competed in two Superkarts! USA events. First for Cook, was the Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge finale Labor Day weekend […]

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Sep 11, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Three teams – the American Kart Racing Association (AKRA), the World Karting Association (WKA) and Unilli Tires – are unifying to bring karters the best and most prestigious Daytona Dirt World Championships in recent memory. This year’s Daytona Dirt event – set to take place December 27-29 at the quarter-mile Flat Track at Daytona International […]

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Toronto Racing Association of Karters Set for Night Race-Double Header Weekend

TRAK set to host back to back events this Saturday

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Considered by many as one of the best events of the year, the 2014 edition of TRAK’s annual Double Header Night Race promises to build on that reputation. With the Canadian Motorsports Hall of Fame sponsoring the daytime event which will run as an interclub race with MIKA and Greenblock Property Services back on board […]

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Merrittville Speedway Finishes the 2014 Season

Kugler, Bolduc, Lawson, Slack, Wright and Winger take final Checkered Flags of 2014 – Wood, Slack, Werstroh and Bodman are Kart Champions

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KC Auto Parts Victory Lane at Merrittville Speedway welcomed the final feature winners September 9th as the 21st Lucas Oil Kart Weekly Racing Series Season has now concluded. The Performance Manufacturing Divisional action saw rookie Noah Kugler win his first Drummond Home Hardware Novice 1 Feature.  Trevor Wright won his 2nd Superior PetroFuels Junior Restricted […]

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Team Vemme Kart & Extreme Karting Ecstatic Over TaG Senior Victory

With success in such a talented field, this team is ready to start a winning streak

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Team Vemme Kart/Extreme Karting definitely has reason to celebrate after their strong showing last weekend at the SKUSA Pro Kart Challenge, a street race, in Lake Elsinore, California. Their latest 2014 KF/TaG chassis went through testing in the motherland of Italy in July to ensure the team had the best, newest frame that had enough […]

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“Duel in the Desert?” Snake River Karters race #4 is shaping up to be a thriller for anyone kart racing in the North West! Point battles are abundant across the board! Photo finishes are becoming a routine result in the Junior L0206 class. Senior 4 class continues to be the “Run and Gun” race event […]

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Cool temperatures set in for tonight’s Round Two of the GoPro Motorplex Rental League Powered by Sunoco Race Fuels. However, the action on track heated up as lap times fell down into the low 61-second bracket. Three-wide, side-by-side finishes amongst the sold out fields of Light and Heavy division competitors and the entry of NASCAR […]

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Dylan Tavella Partners with K1 RaceGear

Budding talent will also contest Rok Cup International Final

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After claiming the 2014 Cold Stone US Grand Nationals Mini Max Championship title, and recently earning two more titles in the United States Pro Kart Series, up-and-coming pilot Dylan Tavella is proud to announce a new partnership with K1 RaceGear. With K1 RaceGear providing Tavella with new suits for the remainder of 2014 as well […]

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Dan Wheldon’s Legacy Lives on Through Charity Karting Race

Funds Raised Will Benefit the Alzheimer’s Association in Memory of Wheldon’s Mother

Sep 11, 2014 Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro Am Karting Challenge logo 2014
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Many of the INDYCAR drivers will have one more race to compete in before their off-season begins.   On Sept. 20, The Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge will take place at New Castle Motorsports Park where participants will race to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association, a cause that became close to Wheldon after his […]

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Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Closes Out 2014 Sesaon

Cook and Brewer leave with S1 and S2 titles following Grand Junction event

Sep 11, 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge logo
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The 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge came to a close during the August 29-31 weekend. The regional leg of the Superkarts! USA organization began and ended the season at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway. Racers from the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains made the trip over to support the series finale. Lindsay Brewer captured […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – August 2014 – Brandon Jarsocrak

Senior Rookie cashes in four straight weekends in Yamaha Pro division at United States Pro Kart Series

Sep 11, 2014 Jarsocrak led the Yamaha Pro field at all four weekends of the USPKS (Photo: DavidLeePhoto.com)
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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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Successful First Event in Lake Elsinore for California ProKart Challenge

Musgrave jumps back to winning ways as Nekeel paces TaG Senior field around ‘SuperNats’ course

Sep 10, 2014 Over 120 racers took part in the first ever California ProKart Challenge event on a temporary circuit in Lake Elsinore, California (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The California ProKart Challenge hosted the first of its two temporary circuit events to close out the 2014 championship series on September 5-6 in Lake Elsinore, California. Held in a large parking lot of the Lake Elsinore Diamond Stadium, the fifth round of the Superkarts! USA regional program experienced extremely warm weather, and even hotter […]

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