Aug 15, 2016
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The Race of Stars is set to return in 2016 on October 14-16. This year’s Race of Stars will once again see Australia’s top drivers, and many of the world’s best, converge at the Gold Coast Motorsport Training Centre at Pimpama on the Gold Coast. The invitational event will again be a part of SuperFest […]

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Aug 15, 2016
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* There is a change in the rules for 125 Masters shifter class. Last year this class was open to drivers age 30 and older. This year the Supplemental Rules list it as age 35 and older. No one can recall a reason why it was changed so we are assuming it was just done in error. […]

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Aug 15, 2016
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The first 5 videos of what will be a complete Briggs and Stratton 206 tech collection is now available at www.BriggsRacing.com. “Tech is vital to the success of any club or series.  Not only does tech support the effort we put into each engine we build it helps controls unnecessary cost and gives each racers […]

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Aug 12, 2016
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We look forward to seeing everyone at this year’s Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom. If you haven’t created an account and registered through Raceday, please do so at your earliest convenience. We encourage you not to wait too long because there are a couple of classes with low entry numbers. Also please […]

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2017 Florida Winter Tour Schedule Released

ROK Cup USA and Rotax MAX Challenge weekends

Aug 12, 2016
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With only one event remaining for MAXSpeed Entertainment this year, the largest karting promotion company in the world has begun focus on their 2017 season. The popular Florida Winter Tour will again kick off the karting season in January as dates for all six rounds are announced today. The back-to-back weekends will again feature ROK […]

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Koene USA Driver Zoey Edenholm is SKUSA X30 Junior Point Leader

Young female will enter Las Vegas SuperNats as driver to beat

Aug 11, 2016
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August 11, 2016 – Coming into her own in the 2016 racing season, Arizona resident and Team Koene USA driver Zoey Edenholm has the target placed firmly on her back. With wins in the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Kart Challenge and multiple podium results in the Rotax Challenge of the Americas, Los Angeles Kart Club […]

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Aug 11, 2016
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Sonoma Valley, the heart of America’s wine country, hosed the US Grand Nationals where the team set out to claim Vice Championships in Rotax Junior, Senior, and DD2-M Champions! Micro Max pilots, Alex Powell & Miguel Costa, set their eyes on the prize early qualifying and setting quick laps in all official timed sessions. In […]

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Aug 11, 2016
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Ft. Lauderdale, FL – August 11, 2016 – With on track results plentiful, BENIK Kart is beginning to make a name for themselves off the track as well. Growing their dealer network to add Iron Rock Motorsports last month, the Florida based company is pleased to announce the addition of Nevada’s Acceleration Karting as a […]

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WKA Gold Cup – New Castle Report

Maxwell, Kalb, Heavlow Storm New Castle Victory Lane Multiple Times

Aug 11, 2016
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After suffering through triple digit heat numbers back in June at Carolina Motorsports Park, the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series drivers were given a little reprieve for the third stop of their four-race campaign this past weekend in the Kart City Performance Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park. Returning to the famed Midwest […]

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Mazda Road to Indy Driver Advancement Program Criteria Announced

Ten finalists to be announced September 5

Aug 11, 2016
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DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (August 11, 2016) – Helping young drivers further their careers, the alliance between Andersen Promotions, which operates all three levels of the Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires, and the MAXSpeed Group, the sole distributor of Rotax Karting Products in the United States, today released more information on its 2016 […]

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Merrittville Speedway Kart Racing – August 9 Report

Four Karters win fourth features – Maytum wins second in return to Tuesday Nights

Aug 11, 2016
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After two Wednesdays, Kart Racing at Merrittville returned to its traditional Tuesday Night show on August 9. Four Karters would take home their fourth wins of 2016 while another would win for the second time of the season. Making their 4th visits to St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Victory Lane were Christopher Crowe, Hana Rothwell, […]

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Aug 11, 2016
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At the end of all CIK-FIA European Championships of all international categories we can make an evaluation of the first phase of the season. The last race run on the Belgian track of Genk has delivered to Vortex and its Tony Kart Racing Team partner the European title of the most prestigious category, KZ. The […]

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Gonzales is US Rotax Mini Max National Champion

OGP driver dominates Simraceway Performance Karting Center in his final Mini Max event

Aug 11, 2016
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August 10, 2016 – In his final Rotax Mini MAX event, Ocala Gran Prix standout Tyler Gonzalez did not disappoint. Closing the weekend in beautiful Sonoma, California with yet another victory in 2016, Gonzalez would claim his first career National Championship and will now advance from the Mini Max division to the talent-laden Junior MAX […]

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2016 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – August 5

Lemke become new #1 with Norberg moving up

Aug 11, 2016
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Now into the heart of the 2016 season, the EKN Driver Rankings shows a better picture of just who is emerging as the top drivers on the year. Over 115 events have taken place that are part of the TaG schedule for this year, with the first 10-ranked event completed this weekend with the running […]

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Aug 10, 2016
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The third Briggs & Stratton 20 Cup series weekend took place on July 14-15 at Concept Haulers Motor Speedway in Sheridan, IL. Concept Haulers was built in the mid-80s as a dirt oval track and within a few short years, it was turned in to a sven- tenths of a mile sprint track which has […]

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Race Report – United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals

Craig and Tavella take home US titles in Sonoma

Aug 10, 2016
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August 9, 2016 – On a sunny day in Sonoma, California at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center, seven drivers etched their names into the history books as US Rotax Grand National Champions after superb racing action in the finals of the 2016 Sofina Foods United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals Presented by Fikse Wheels. […]

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Aug 10, 2016
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The Formula 100 Karting Series and F100 SoCal are excited to announce the addition of a new set of classes to the F100 SoCal class lineup! Dubbed the “Formula 206” classes, F100 has added an LO206 Junior and LO206 Senior class to its class structure! The LO206 Junior class will utilize the stock black slide […]

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Aug 10, 2016
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Summer is in full swing across the country and that means heat, heat and more heat. July is a hard month to get motivated to race. Everyone is heading to the beach, out of town or firing up the BBQ’s; but at the third Round of the Tri-C Karters 2016 season, it was blue skies, […]

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Aug 10, 2016
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The fourth and final round of the 2016 AKRA / Vega USA American Sprint Cup Series – set for August 26-28 at Chestertown, Maryland’s Nicholson Speedway – will include a bonus for many racers with the addition of four special “money races” Saturday following the conclusion of the regular AKRA racing program. Four classes will […]

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2016 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Stock Moto – August 5

Formal takes over top position over Musgrave with French joining the top-three

Aug 10, 2016
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We are now two-thirds of the way complete in the 2016 season for the eKartingNews.com Stock Moto Driver Rankings. Roughly 30 events remain on the calendar, contributing to driver’s results for the 12-month ranking program, featuring the best six results. Two of the three major events on the year are complete, with the SKUSA SpringNationals […]

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