Oct 16, 2015 So Cal Oval Karters logo
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The So Cal Oval Karters made their final 2015 visit to John Aden’s Wheel2Wheel Raceway for the third annual “Race for the Rack” last Saturday night.   Class point leaders Matt Martis in the Senior 4 Cycles, Troy Patton in the KT100’s and Cody Nigh in the Open’s all won main events.  The only non-point leader […]

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The American Kart Racing Association (AKRA) is pleased to announce the first of many big events that will headline the 2016 Road Race and American Sprint Cup Series programs. AKRA will welcome 2-cycle and 4-cycle road racers and sprint racers to Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, SC, for a season-opening doubleheader event March 18-20, 2016. […]

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Oct 16, 2015 Inverness Grand Prix
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The City of Inverness is preparing for its fifth annual Inverness Grand Prix Motorsports Festival on the evening of Friday, November 20, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Saturday, November 20, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This World Karting Association (WKA) sanctioned event will have go karts, racing enthusiasts and spectators geared up […]

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Oct 15, 2015 Dale George and John Buzza
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The weather was warm and sunny for the doubleheader Rene Berard Charity Enduro and Race # 10 of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Saturday’s Rene Berard Charity Enduro was Red River CO-OP and Sunday’s race # 10 sponsor was RBC Securities Highlights of Rene Berard Charity Enduro The […]

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Oct 15, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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The 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championships awards dinner will be held on Saturday evening November 7th, 2015 at the Rooster Run Event Center in Petaluma. For reservations contact Jordan at Cameron Karting 707-938-9986, cell 916-718-4932 or e-mail Jordan@cameronkarting.com. Please reserve your space by October 28. Hope to see you all there! When: November 7, 2015 […]

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Oct 15, 2015 Daniel Bray, Davide Forè and Marijn Kremers with the 2015 Race of Stars Winners Surfboard 
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Three of the International visitors for the 2015 Race of Stars powered by SuperFest have taken in some of the sights of the Gold Coast ahead of this Saturday’s event. Five-time World Champion Davide Forè, New Zealander Daniel Bray and Dutchman Marijm Kremers got up close to some Australian wildlife at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary […]

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2015 Mazda Road to Indy and MAXSpeed Group Driver Advancement Program Finalists Announced

Drivers now progress to the interview process with four test winners to be announced at the US Open finale

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Continuing to foster the next wave of up-and-coming drivers in the world of professional motorsports, Andersen Promotions and Mazda Road to Indy along with the MAXSpeed Group are pleased to announce today the 12 finalists chosen for the 2015 Driver Advancement Program. Following a successful launch last year, the 2015 edition of the program was […]

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Success Continues for Ron White Racing at Sanzaru Games Karting Championships

Northern California-based operation adds more podiums to 2015 total

Oct 14, 2015 Patrick O’Neill powered his Ron White Racing CRG machine to victory in the Stock Honda Masters category at the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
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The Sanzaru Games Karting Championship continued its 2015 season on October 10-11 at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center – and the Ron White Racing operation was front and center with its five drivers in five different categories. RWR took on the ‘reverse national’ layout at the famous circuit in Sonoma, California, taking on the best […]

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Team Koene USA to Contest US Open of Las Vegas with a Strong Ten Driver Squad

Estep and Ugochukwu lead championship battles in their respective classes

Oct 14, 2015 #TeamKoeneUSA has been a fixture at the front of the field in US Open competition and will look to do the same in Las Vegas 
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As one of the most dominant teams at the first two rounds of the MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted Cold Stone US Open program, Team Koene USA is set to take on Las Vegas for the finale weekend of the inaugural US Open year. Competing at the first two events with a talented group of eight drivers, […]

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Karting Community United Announces Halloween Activities During the US Open of Las Vegas

Welcome and Thank You Party; Costume Contest and Trick-or-Treating

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With the final round of the US Open series coming up October 28-31, Karting Community United has been hard at work preparing some fun activities for everyone during the Halloween weekend event. Karting Community United will kick off the festivities on Wednesday, October 28 with a Welcome and Thank You Party in the Presidential Suite […]

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IAME International Final Set for This Weekend at Le Mans

Lemke and Malukas to represent USA in France

Oct 14, 2015 IAME International Final logo
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The following is an overview of the 2015 IAME International Final. The event is set to take place at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France. Nearly 350 drivers from all over the world will be competing in four classes to earn the crown of IAME world champion. Among them are two United States […]

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Entries for Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX Over 400 and Climbing

Westgate Resort & Casino room block closing today, just under three weeks for pre-entry cutoff to largest karting event in the world

Oct 13, 2015 Driver total has eclipse 400 as final few weeks of pre-entry for SKUSA SuperNationals XIX nears the November 1 cut-off date (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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In just over a month, the buzz of screaming engines and the smell of burnt rubber and race fuel will fill the air over the Las Vegas Strip as the 19th annual Superkarts! USA SuperNationals begins. The 2015 edition of the largest karting event in the world dawns on a new location, the Las Vegas […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – September 2015 – Tony Neilson

Margay driver from Iowa makes history at Rock Island Grand Prix with six victories

Oct 12, 2015 Neilson celebrates the sixth victory with his family (Photo: EKN)
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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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California ProKart Challenge Finale Crowns 2015 Champions

11th season comes to close for Superkarts! USA flagship regional program, crowing 11 title winners

Oct 09, 2015 S1 Pro Stock Moto champion Jarred Campbell (Photo: dromophotos.com)
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The California ProKart Challenge completed its 11th season at the end of September, celebrating another successful season of shifterkart and TaG competition featuring some of the best racers in the western half of the United States. The flagship Superkarts! USA regional program completed its six-event series at the recent Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix on […]

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Oct 09, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As preparations continue for the latest edition of Daytona KartWeek, not to mention the 2016 season for the VEGA/TS Racing National Road Race Series, competitors can now view the 2016 national classes online. A strong contingent of national and local option classes will return in the new year for what should be one of the […]

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Innisfil Kart Club to Host Enduro Race Sunday, October 18

Important information also released for year-end gala and general meeting

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Innisfil Kart Club (IKC) is pleased to announce they will host an Enduro Race Sunday, October 18, 2015 starting at 9am. Teams of two drivers will race Arrive and Drive karts, provided by Innisfil Indy’s Tony Launi, for the event. Cost for each team is $150 with $50 of each entry going to support prostate […]

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Oct 09, 2015 3yearanniversary-GoPro Motorplex
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Today marks the three-year anniversary for GoPro Motorplex, the 0.7-mile, 11-turn race track and state-of-the-art karting facility that sits on 30 acres in Mooresville, NC. GoPro Motorplex’s third year in business was highlighted by the grand opening of two expansion projects that broke ground just last October. “Milestones are important in any business and the […]

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Quest to Send Artie Carpenter to 2015 Rotax Grand Finals Continues

Northwest driver adopted by karting community seeking to compete at ‘Olympics of Karting’

Oct 09, 2015 Artie Carpenter - 2015 Can-Am Karting Challenge Senior Rotax champion (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Karting is much more than just a sport. It provides different things for different people, all around the world. Karting can be educational, karting can be a way to relieve stress, karting can be entertainment, and karting can be a lifestyle. For Artie Carpenter, karting has provided him a family larger than anyone can possibly […]

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2016 Australia National Karting Calendar Announced

Karting Australia has today confirmed the National Karting calendar for 2016

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The structured calendar sees an even spread of national events from the end of January through until the middle of November comprising of the Australian Kart Championship, Rotax Pro Tour, State Championships and Race of Stars National Cup. In preparing the 2016 Calendar, Karting Australia has been mindful of creating a flow for each Championship […]

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Winner Announced for National Grassroots Go-Kart Program Launched by Richert Racing

Canadian go-kart racer earns opportunity to drive a race car in Europe

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Cedrik Lupien from Quebec, Canada, has been selected as the winner of the 2015 Richert Racing Driver Search program and will be flown to Europe for a day of testing in a Formula Renault 2.0 race car. David Richert developed the Richert Racing Driver Search as a way to help give Canadian kart racers an […]

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