Oct 25, 2017
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Love kart racing and interested in working at one of the most unique tracks in the country? Join Atlanta Motorsports Park as a kart tuner! The Company: Atlanta Motorsports Park is the first green, sustainable motorsports club of its kind, for high performance cars, motorcycles and karts. In addition to providing a driver’s haven for […]

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Oct 25, 2017
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On September the 18th, 2017 the American Kart Racing Association(AKRA) was served with a lawsuit filed the World Karting Association(WKA). AKRA believes this action to be frivolous and without merit. AKRA will defend itself vigorously and looks forward to presenting facts surrounding this litigation. As this is a pending legal matter, Counsel for AKRA has […]

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From the Tower: 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series – GoPro Motorplex

Series closes out season in ‘Race City’ with eight champions crowned

Oct 25, 2017
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The 2017 WKA Manufacturers Cup Series closed out its 2017 season at the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina in mid-October with the running of the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals. A solid turnout of 150 entries was logged in the eight championship categories, in addition to one local option division. The paddock enjoyed great […]

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Final Week for Rok Cup Promotions Trade In Program

2017 engine trade in program will come to an end on Tuesday, October 31

Oct 25, 2017
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After a tremendous response to the initial ROK Cup Promotions and Vortex Race Engines trade in program back in March, the program was re-launched in September for an additional two months. This second trade in program is set to expire next Tuesday, October 31 and company officials are urging anyone still interested to complete their […]

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Can-Am Karting Challenge Releases 2018 Dates

Northwest championship series continues to evolve heading into sixth season

Oct 24, 2017
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The 2017 Can-Am Karting Challenge program wrapped up on their traditional September 13-15 weekend at the Pat’s Acres Racing Complex in Canby, Oregon with an extremely exciting event. The championship weekend welcomed the largest gathering in series history, and the positive momentum gained is expected to carry over into the sixth season coming in 2018. […]

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Oct 24, 2017
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Team USA Scholarship drivers Jonathan Kotyk and Aaron Jeansonne posted excellent performances during a hard-fought 20-lap Formula Ford Festival Final this afternoon at Brands Hatch. The pair finished just outside the top 10 but posted very competitive lap times as they worked their way forward from 16th and 18th on the grid, with Kotyk’s fastest […]

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Oct 24, 2017
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Last weekend Mach1 Motorsport travelled to the foreign round of the German Kart Championship in Lonato. The grade series started into its final ranked races on Italian ground for the first time on the South Garda Circuit. The team surrounding Martin Hetschel faced the challenges with eight drivers and achieved the vice title at the […]

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Oct 24, 2017
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The German Championship DKM has seen once again CRG having the upper hand an the rivals thanks to several solid results in the closing round held at the South Garda Karting circuit in Lonato, that has ended with Jorrit Pex taking the victory in KZ2 and Dennis Hauger and Kas Haverkort alike, respectively in OK […]

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Oct 24, 2017
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Last week, karters on social media began discussing a rumor going around about the World Karting Association losing their ‘legal name’. President John Ferris released this statement last night to ensure the organization has not ‘lost’ anything and it is business as usual at the Concord, North Carolina office. Dear WKA Member: We hope this […]

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California ProKart Challenge To Crown 2017 Champions

Championship podium drivers to be honored at awards banquet on October 28

Oct 23, 2017
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The 2017 California ProKart Challenge wrapped up the season at the largest finale in series history. A record total of 193 entries contested the two-day Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix on September 30-October 1 to complete the California PKC six race events, as the 11 different series champions were decided. The flagship Superkarts! USA regional […]

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DKM Champions Declared at the Finale in Italy

New winners on the South Garda Circuit

Oct 23, 2017
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Last weekend the finale of the German Kart Championship and its four grade series took place on the South Garda Circuit in Italy. The highest German kart racing series started in Italy for the first time ever and experienced exciting races. The weather was special as well: Heavy rain made for difficult conditions on Sunday. […]

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Race Report: Sanzaru Games Karting Championship – Round Eight

Championships Tighten Up In Some Classes, Championships Locked Up In Other Classes

Oct 23, 2017
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A beautiful warm weekend made for a great weekend of racing for the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships Race #8 at Sonoma Raceway’s Simraceway Performance Karting Center. The difficult and tight Reverse Sprint layout challenged the drivers. In post-race raffles, Sebastiaan Mulder won a set of tires and Derek Domingos a free race entry that was […]

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OnTrack: CRG FS4

New chassis focused on #OperationGrassroots movement for the entire globe

Oct 23, 2017
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The sport of karting in North America is in a very positive place right now. The #OperationGrassroots movement continues to grow, strengthening the base of the pyramid by helping to re-establish the fun, fair, and exciting racing that we have grown to love and even form lifestyles around. This movement has caught the attention of […]

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Jake Craig Awarded eKartingNews.com Karting Entry Ticket

California Talent to Contest MRTI Scholarship Shootout

Oct 20, 2017
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After a comprehensive review process by karting industry authority eKartingNews.com’s Publisher/Editor-in-Chief Rob Howden and Managing Editor David Cole, Mission Viejo, Calif., native Jake Craig, 19, emerged from a list of six finalists to earn a coveted ticket to the Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout. Howden and Cole were tasked with the difficult […]

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Top Kart USA Crowned Champions at WKA Grand Nationals

Four championships and six wins for the Indiana squad

Oct 20, 2017
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Top Kart USA caps off the end of the World Karting Association(WKA) season better than ever, earning six wins, seven pole positions, and 11 top-five results at the WKA Grand Nationals, October 13-15th at the Go Pro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. The team also added four series championships to their resume over the weekend, […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Paolo De Conto has claimed the victory in KZ2 at the “Race of Stars” for the second year running in Australia at the end of a very difficult race due to the rain. CRG secured a one-two finish as Pierce Lehane ended second. Paolo De Conto is again on top. CRG’s driver won in fact […]

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NF Piqeut Sports Set for SuperNationals with 23 Drivers

Florida based team set to show their power in Vegas

Oct 20, 2017
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For the 21st edition of the largest karting event in the world, the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals, NF Piquet Sports will arrive in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 15-19 and will be there in full force. As in the previous two events, the mega event will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center, adjacent […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Cometic Gasket, Inc., is pleased to announce a new line of performance Top and Bottom End Gasket Kits available to the Karting market. All Cometic products are made in the United States with materials manufactured on American soil. Family owned and operated, Cometic is housed in a 70,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art R&D and manufacturing center in […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Excellent feedback from the 1st edition of the CRG Rental Kart World Contest, held in Lignano Sabbiadoro (Italy), with over 20 teams registered for the 8 Hours Endurance race, won by Enemy Team, and the Sprint race for the driver’s title, won by Daniel Didolani. Great performance of the CRG Centurion karts, that guaranteed an […]

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Oct 20, 2017
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Jonathan Kotyk has written another blog to recount his first hectic week in the UK and look forward to what promises to be an exciting next few days at the Formula Formula Ford Festival: (http://teamusascholarship.org/?p=4164) After a successful test at Donington Park last Thursday, Aaron and I helped the Cliff Dempsey team pack up the […]

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