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The TS Racing engine department had a very successful weekend at all three tracks during the WKA Championships at Daytona International Speedway. The X30 engine, “lease to purchase program” started off the week with several customers taking advantage of the opportunity.  Lease engine customer Mark Boos took advantage of TS Racing X30 power to win […]

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GoPro Motorplex is looking forward to hosting the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) season opener and round one of the four-round touring sprint karting series on April 11-13 for the second consecutive year. The USPKS released their 2014 schedule back in October with the announcement that they will kick off their season in Mooresville, […]

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With the 2014 season officially underway, Checkered Motorsports had an outstanding performance to end the 2013 season at Daytona International Speedway for the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series.  Hosting a total of five pilots, the team swept the sportsman field during Sunday’s action while tallying up a total of four victories, three poles, and 11 podiums […]

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Randy Cook: 1966-2014

Trust fund established for Cook’s children

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Written by Tony LaPorta with No Comments

The karting community was shocked and deeply saddened on New Year’s Day when the news spread about a horrible tragedy in Colorado. Randy Cook – brother of CRG-USA and Grand Junction Motor Speedway owners Stacey and Darren Cook – died early in the morning of January 1, 2014 after suffering a gunshot to the chest. […]

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2Wild Karting and Jake Craig Ink Deal for 2014

Top California karter will compete with Tony Kart squad in several series of competition

Jan 03, 2014 Jake Craig and 2Wild Karting will join forces in 2014 (Photo: Flatout Management)
Written by David Cole with No Comments

Looking to kick off the 2014 karting season with a bang, California based 2Wild Karting has signed a deal with veteran karter Jake Craig. With years of experience at the regional, national and international level, Craig will bring a new dynamic to the program as 2Wild Karting looks to perform in some of the nation’s […]

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ATTENTION CES MEMBERS We need your help in 2014 to guarantee a successful race season. Please renew your Memberships and also try to help us secure class sponsors. Our track deposits will be due soon and working capital is necessary to make sure we have a budget for the deposits our printing and advertising for […]

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After a very successful 2013 campaign, The Formula 100 Karting Series is excited for the upcoming 2014 season! Continuing with the vision of F100, The Formula 100 Karting Series is primed to bring exciting, affordable, competitive and fun racing action to drivers of all ages, budgets and skill levels. Entering its 3rd year of existence, […]

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Jake Craig is a kart racing driver from California. He recently capped off the 2013 karting season with a string of top five finishes on the national circuit. In 2013, Craig became the Pro Kart Challenge Series champion in TaG Senior. Simultaneously, Jake Craig claimed the Rotax Can-Am Series champion in the Rotax Senior division. Previously, Craig […]

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EKN One-on-One: Nicholas Rowe

Aussie driver steals SuperNationals TaG Senior victory in Las Vegas debut

Jan 03, 2014 Nicholas Rowe celebrating the TaG Senior victory at SuperNationals XVII (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
Written by David Cole with No Comments

Over 80 drivers entered in the TaG Senior category for their chance to make history at this year’s Superkarts! USA SuperNationals. The 17th edition of the event was historic in terms of numbers, with over 600 drivers in attendance, and in terms of weather. For three straight days, it was nothing but cold and rain, […]

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Lone Star Grand Prix Continues to Break Records for Entries

March 1-2 event shaping up to be largest in three year history

Jan 02, 2014 The green flag will wave for the 2014 Lone Star Grand Prix in just two months
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Two months left until the 2014 edition of the Lone Star Grand Prix (LSGP) takes to the streets of Lockhart, Texas and pre-entries already equal the total number of entries from last year.  Racers from California, Colorado, Minnesota, Connecticut, Tennessee, Virginia, Georgia, Kansas, Oklahoma, Illinois, Ohio, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Texas, Wyoming, Massachusetts, Bermuda, Australia, Columbia, Mexico, […]

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Happy New Year!

Best wishes to everyone for 2014

Jan 01, 2014 HappyNewYear2014
Written by David Cole with No Comments

The entire staff at eKartingNews.com would like to wish a Happy New Year to all of our supporters, readers and visitors. The 2013 season featured yet another 12 months of great racing and as the calendar turns over, we begin to look forward to another year of action in North America and around the world. […]

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Written by David Cole with 1 Comment

On December 30, Superkarts! USA released a technical bulletin on their website, announcing a few changes and reviews for the 2014 season. Among the biggest change is the removal of the Motori 7 and Rotax engines from the list, making the Parilla Leopard and the Vortex Rok TT engine the only legal powerplants. The statement […]

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Dec 30, 2013 WSK Gran Gala
Written by Tony LaPorta with No Comments

The winners of the 2013 season at the WSK Gala prize-giving ceremony The celebrations for the winner of the karting series promoted by WSK Promotion are nearly ready. The setting for the last event of the season is – for the first time – the Adria International Raceway. The facility will host the WSK Gran […]

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K1 RaceGear is one of the top manufacturers of motorsports safety gear for karting and auto racing. Join the dynamic team in a business that has grown every year over the past 10 years. We are currently searching for a full time Sales Representative to work out of our Carlsbad location. The Sales Representative (SR) […]

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The Academy will be looking to run these camps in line with the school holidays and the Canadian karting series such as the Coupe Du Quebec and the ECKC. This will allow drivers as much opportunity to attend the camps without having to miss any time off of school or affecting their racing schedules. As […]

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JHM Signs Bransten Peavler for 2014

Indiana teenager aims high for upcoming season

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Jim Howe Motorsports (Columbus, IN) announces the signing of Bransten Peavler, 14, to drive the team’s #62 Birel kart for the 2014 season with a tentative schedule of 17 races in the Junior Supercan class. Peavler is the son of Charlie and Alisha Peavler of Alexandria (IN) and a freshman at Alexandria – Monroe High […]

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Monterey Bay Karters is please to announce that registration is now open for the Third Annual Syd White Memorial 4 Cycle Enduro.  This 4 hour enduro event is set for February 15th and 16th at the Monterey Bay Karters facility in Marina, CA. The Enduro in previous years has drawn karters from as far away […]

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California ProKart Challenge Primes for Best Season Yet

2014 schedule confirmed with exciting venues, big value and lucrative benefits

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Written by Rob Howden with No Comments

With a renewed focus on program improvement, the Superkarts! USA staff is now back in the office following its post-SuperNationals ‘recharge’, ready to put the final touches on the 2014 season. The schedule for their California ProKart Challenge series has been finalized, and the details for the fifth edition of the national SKUSA Pro Tour […]

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Just a quick note to remind you that the price of entry for Lone Star Grand Prix 2014 goes up again on 12.31.13 at midnight.  The price to purchase tires from LSGP also goes up from $212 to $217 per set. You are required to purchase 1 set of MG FZ tires from LSGP but […]

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Last season we seen many racers and teams representing their respective chassis with everything they had. We felt it was time to create a fun and exciting way to reward that team spirit. As well as build a fantastic working relationship between constructors and drivers to compete together for one prestigious award. Some of you […]

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