Mar 21, 2016 PKT-MyChron-5-Mount
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New products come into the sport of karting often. One that is universal among competitors is the MyChron 5 from AiM. The gauge is taking data acquisition to the next level with all new features that racers and mechanics can enjoy. Mounting of the new gauge can be simple for most steering wheels, however, the […]

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Mar 21, 2016 KZ_Podium
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The springlike temperature at the International Circuit Napoli was the ideal background for today’s races. The final phase of the second round of the WSK Super Master Series was rich of eventful races. The Finals were often decided on the last laps and with unpredictable results. All these gripping moments will be at the disposal […]

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Mar 21, 2016 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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With a soaked track in the morning, and clear blue skies in the afternoon, the evolving conditions throughout the day provided a formidable challenge for tuners and drivers to plan for.  With the threat of rain disappearing in the morning, the race day progressed into dry conditions with seven champions being crowned at the finale […]

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Mar 21, 2016 Gateway Kartplex logo
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Gateway Kartplex has strengthened its race management team with the addition of karting veterans Ken Williams and Craig Pyatt.  Williams will assume the position of lead Tech Inspector and Pyatt will take on the role of assistant Tech Inspector.  Both Williams and Pyatt have over 20 years of experience at all levels of karting.  “As […]

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Mar 21, 2016 Alfano-Pro-III-Evo
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Presented at the 2015 Offenbach show, the new Alfano range has benefited from a full year of testing and development in competition. The Alfano PROIII Evo is a leading product in all respects with strong claims to stand out from the competition. Simplicity, versatility, economy and performance are the keywords in addition to the scalability […]

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Mar 20, 2016 OKJ_301-Blomqvist_vs_345-Vidales
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The top drivers are trying to keep at bay the pack of their rivals in the qualifying heats of the WSK Super Master Series on schedule today in Sarno. The Series is at its second round of the season and the 200 drivers on track challenged each other on the International Circuit Napoli in the […]

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Mar 20, 2016 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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With heavy storm systems slamming Palm Beach Karting, MAXSpeed Entertainment officials were forced to delay the start of the prefinals until after 2pm. Nevertheless, the action continued and the teams and drivers were forced to make numerous changes to adapt to the conditions. With the racing resumed, the prefinal winners were determined by total kart […]

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Mar 19, 2016 KZ_24-Abbasse
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The attack to the top of the WSK Super Master Series standings is at its second round today, at the Napoli International Circuit. The event has entered the crucial phase: after two days of free practice on the 1699 metres of the track in Sarno the Qualifying session took place this afternoon. The 200 scrutineered […]

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Mar 19, 2016 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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Coming off a stellar finale of the ROK championship, MAXSpeed Entertainment and the Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour staff are poised for an exciting conclusion to the Rotax championship. With seven drivers being crowned champion and five drivers earning their ticket to the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in Sarno Italy, this weekend represents a […]

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Jak Crawford Claims Florida Winter Tour Championship in Vortex Mini Rok

Great start to the 2016 season for Jak Crawford with another title for his resume

Mar 18, 2016 Jak Crawford is your Florida Winter Tour Vortex Mini ROK Champion (Photo: CKN)
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It has been a quiet year so far for Jak Crawford. Close calls, a mistake that cost a win, bad luck, and underperforming equipment summarized the season so far, just a few races into the season. Yet as has been the case in the past, when big stakes are on the line, the 10-year-old driver steps […]

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Benik Drivers are Rok Cup USA Winners and Florida Winter Tour Champions

Round one of ROK Cup competition and the final round of FWT ROK Cup

Mar 18, 2016 Kart Benik
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Team BENIK drivers spent back-to-back weekends in Florida, winning as they went along starting with the first round of 2016 ROK Cup USA program, held March 4-6 at Palm Beach Karting (PBK). The second weekend brought the final round of the Florida Winter Tour ROK Cup USA Championship, which took place March 10-13 at the […]

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Mar 18, 2016 Wet conditions met the racers at the Stars of Karting Race of the Americas in 2006 (Photo: EKN)
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Ten years ago was my second season working for eKartingNews.com. At the time, the Stars of Karting series was at its best, serving as the top national level championship for North America. Made up of five categories, the series was split up into an East championship and West championship with a total of eight events. […]

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Strong WKA Winter Cup Performance From Recent Kid Kart Graduate Caleb Gafrarar

‘Caleb G’ notches two victories this winter to begin Cadet career

Mar 17, 2016 Caleb G crossing the line first at the WKA Winter Cup at the GoPro Motorplex
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The 2016 racing season is underway, and with that comes the rookie Cadet year for 7-year-old Caleb Gafrarar. A second-generation driver, ‘Caleb G’ is jumping into national-level competition before even reaching his 8th birthday. The first challenge of the season was the new World Karting Association Winter Cup program, which conducted a six-round championship series […]

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Mar 17, 2016 World Karting Association WKA logo
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With entries pouring in daily for the Praga North America Nationals for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series April 1-3 at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, many competitors are catching the Tier 1 deadline. For those that haven’t, the Tier 2 deadline for entries to the 2nd event of the 5 race national program is just a […]

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Mar 17, 2016 Mach 1-LUNDBERG DOUGLAS-Margutti
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German chassis manufacturer Mach1 Kart experienced a successful season beginning last weekend in Italian Lonato. At the 27th Trophy Andrea Margutti the team drove among the front field of the international competition and was among the victory favorites in the shifterkart class. After a long winter break, the kick-off to the 2016 season happened on […]

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Mar 17, 2016 Alberto Cavalieri
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Alberto Cavalieri clinched a great third place at the 27th Andrea Margutti Trophy in his debut race with Racing Team Officina del Kart. Massimo Dante and Tommaso Mosca forced to the retirement after being among the main protagonists of the event held at the South Garda Karting circuit. Alberto Cavalieri obtained a good podium for […]

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Mar 17, 2016 NHKA Logo
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The NHKA Racing Series serves as a karting program for racers from New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, Massachusetts, western New York, and part of Canada. The 2016 NHKA schedule begins on April 30, and it will be the start of a new era for karting in the Northeast when the green flag flies at the new […]

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Mar 16, 2016 WKA-Gold Cup-Logo
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For the second consecutive season, Brad Farmer of Brads Heating and Cooling will be sponsoring the Friday Night Shootout races for the Sportsman Pro Gas and Junior Pro Gas Classes on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series, starting with the Spring Nationals event Friday April 15 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, […]

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Mar 16, 2016 CRG-Margutti Trophy
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CRG and Giacomo Pollini claimed the win in KZ2 at the 27th Andrea Margutti Trophy held at South Garda Karting of Lonato. Good debut for Petecof, Serravalle and Chovet in OK Junior. Mallet and team Gamoto close to the victory in 60 Mini. The 27th Andrea Margutti Trophy held in Lonato has been quite a […]

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Mar 16, 2016 AKRA logo
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There will not be a practice this Friday at the AKRA Road Race Series presented by Vega Tire opener at Carolina Motorsports Park. On-track activity for road racers will open Saturday morning with plenty of rounds of practice before race group No. 1. Officials are anticipating at least four rounds of practice Saturday before racing […]

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