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The Championship Enduro Series has officially announced their season schedule for 2017. This marks The 28th year for the popular series. May 13 & 14: Gateway Motorsports Park June 3 & 4: Blackhawk Farms Raceway June 16-17-18: Mid-Ohio Raceway “Hosted By Dart Kart Club” July 14-15-16: Grattan Raceway  “The Summer Shootout” August 12 & 13: […]

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Jan 31, 2017
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The first weekend of the Rotax portion of the Florida Winter Tour Championship proved to be successful for the #redarmy this past weekend in Homestead, FL. Earning 3 podiums and two poles, the PSL drivers worked hard thought the weekend on the new Max One by Vega rubber. In Max-Masters, the Belgium driver Christophe Adams, […]

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Jan 31, 2017
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Many curious racers have begun investigating the newest track to join the USPKS and Route 66 Sprint Series programs, the Autobahn Country Club, so we wanted to familiarize you with the venue a little more. Autobahn Country Club is located in Joliet, IL, only 45 miles from downtown Chicago and less than an hour’s drive […]

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Jan 30, 2017
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Superb finale for the WSK Champions Cup today at the Adria Karting Raceway. The single-round event took place one week before the WSK Super Master Series, scheduled next week on the same circuit. The races were an excellent stage for the new talents of karting who, together with more experienced champions, were the protagonists of […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Challenge of the Americas – Tucson Sunday Report

Taskinen takes first Senior Max victory in wild finish - Cleavelin and MacDermid double up

Jan 29, 2017
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The final day of action went into the books in Tucson, Arizona, completing the first of three events for the 2017 Challenge of the Americas. Each and every time the Challenge visits the Musselman Honda Circuit, we are greeted with a weekend full of great racing. The start to the 10th season of the premier […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Challenge of the Americas – Tucson Saturday Report

Ritter nabs first big victory as Cleavelin and MacDermid begin path back to Rotax Grand Finals

Jan 28, 2017
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The 10th season of Challenge of the Americas opened up the racing Saturday as the first round of competition took place at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. Competitors of Rotax, Honda and Briggs competitors took to the 7/10-mile course for the opening laps of the 2017 season. The weather was a bit warmer […]

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Paddock Insider: 2017 Challenge of the Americas – Tucson

Premier west coast winter series gets 10th season underway in Arizona

Jan 27, 2017
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2017 Challenge of the Americas opening event at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Kacic Joins Exclusive Autosport

Young Canadian driver joins renowned driver development program

Jan 26, 2017
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Canadian junior karting star Marco Kacic has solidified big plans for his upcoming racing season. The 13 year old from British Columbia is joining the highly successful Canadian open-wheel formula racing team Exclusive Autosport in their development program for 2017. Exclusive Autosport has created a development program specifically designed for karters transitioning from the kart […]

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Jan 26, 2017
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The Circuit Adria Karting Raceway will stage the first round of the WSK Champions Cup next 26-29 January 2017. CRG is all set to get on track with a strong squad in all the categories. CRG is ready for the first challenge of the season in Adria’s opener of the WSK Champions Cup, a particularly […]

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Jan 26, 2017
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We are excited to announce that the Amped Up Racing Series has signed a multi year agreement with MG Tires USA. “Mike and Melissa Curran and their Amped Up Racing Series have stepped up to provide karters in Tennessee and the surrounding area a great, family-friendly series to enjoy the sport of karting. Amped Up […]

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Jan 26, 2017
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Growing up watching the races Saturday Nights, it didn’t take long before Joey Mastroianni was a racer himself after joining Merrittville’s Tuesday Night Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series as a 13 year old. The Welland resident now 28 – a Service Advisor at the Performance Auto Group will move from being Starter to Race Director […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 Challenge of the Americas – Tucson Preview

10th season for premier west coast winter series opens at Musselman Honda Circuit

Jan 26, 2017
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For the 10th season, Challenge of the Americas kicks off the racing season on the west coast, set to host the opening rounds of the 2017 championship series. Racers and teams from all over the western half of North America are converging on the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona for the first two rounds […]

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2017 Challenge of the Americas – Tucson

January 27-29, 2017: Musselman Honda Circuit - Tucson, Arizona

Jan 25, 2017
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The 10th season of Challenge of the Americas is here. Teams and drivers are heading to the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona for the first two rounds of the championship series. Racers from all across the western half of North America are ready to compete in Rotax, Shifter, and Briggs divisions – with great […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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Announced in September 2016, the Puget Sound Road Race Association (PSRRA) will host the 2017 International Kart Federation (IKF) Road Race Grand Nationals at The Ridge Motorsports Park. The event dates back to 1963 when the first edition was held at the Green Valley Raceway in Texas. PSRRA is looking revive the Road Race Grand […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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The chassis partners for the 18th edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) are selected. BRP-Rotax will organize the event with its long-term chassis partners Birel ART, IPKarting and Sodikart. The Grand Finals became a big event over the last years. Nowadays there are 360 racers on track. To have partners on board […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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Entry Information regarding the second event of the season for the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting is now available online. As has been the case the last few years, competitors wishing to enter the Roebling Road Nationals March 10-12 at Roebling Road Raceway in Savannah, Georgia in advance may fill out […]

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P1 Engines Celebrates Ten Years

California engine builder looks back on decade of success

Jan 25, 2017
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2017 marks a milestone for P1 Engines. The California based engine builder is celebrating its 10 year anniversary. The team has earned many wins and championships throughout the decade at some of the most prestigious series in America, including Superkarts! USA (SKUSA), World Karting Association (WKA), Florida Winter Tour, and many more. Jesus Vasquez started […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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Round one of the Florida Winter Tour has come and gone. With a lot of excitement and intensity for the season opener, Checkered Motorsports was looking to start off strong. In the Mini ROK category, Annie Rhule made strides throughout the weekend. Qualifying 26th, Annie pushed her way to 16th by Heat 2.   Running right […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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Henry Morse, Pirelli World Challenge Rookie of the Year and 10x Karting Champion will be contending and coaching at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas for Mack Motorsports in the LO206 Sr class this weekend at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, AZ. After winning the Senior Max Rotax Challenge in 2015, Morse is excited […]

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Jan 25, 2017
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Good start for the WSK Champions Cup: on the last day for registration, WSK Promotion announces 250 drivers in the provisional entry list. The 2017 WSK karting season is about to start with a single-round event but figures are already impressive in all the four categories admitted to the race, beginning with the 60 Mini […]

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