Jun 17, 2015 Junior Max podium (Photo: kartpix.net)
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Britain’s premier championship travelled to Buckmore Park in Kent for the fourth round of the 2015 series. The IAME Cadet for the MSA British Championship and Rotax ABkC National Championship classes were enjoying their third round of the seven round season with the TKM classes into their second round.  The local club made everyone feel […]

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Jun 17, 2015 Joseph Hidalgo (CRG) ends Greg Lacoste Jr's 9 race win streak in Senior 4-cycle in NSKC Race #6 (Photo: BigFont Photography)
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6 races down, 6 to go!!! We are at the half way point of the 2015 NOLA Sprint Kart Championship at NOLA Motorsports Park. Going into race number 7 of the season, 5 of our 14 classes are in tight points battles with less than 100 point spreads from the leader to 2nd and 3rd […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano – Preview Part 2

Stacked Junior categories continue championship chases in Wisconsin

Jun 17, 2015 Brandon Lemke leads both the Leopard and Yamaha Junior championships heading to Shawano (Photo: Kathy Churchill - Energy Racing)
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The third season of the United States Pro Kart Series is set to enter the second stage of the championship chase, traveling up north to Shawano, Wisconsin for the third and fourth round of 2015. The US Air Motorsports Raceway is site of the June 19-21 event, presented by Praga North America. A record number […]

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Jun 16, 2015 TJ Koyen (Photo: Kathy Churchill - Energy Racing)
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This weekend, the United States Pro Kart Series will travel to the US Air Motorsports Raceway in Shawano, Wisconsin for the first time. For many, it will be the first visit to the rolling hills of northern Wisconsin, and one of the most unique race courses for karting in North America. To get a glimpse […]

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2015 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

June 19-21, 2015: US Air Motorsports Park - Shawano, Wisconsin

Jun 16, 2015 USPKS logo
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This weekend is the second stop of the 2015 United States Pro Kart Series, scheduled for the US Air Motorsports Raceway in Shawano, Wisconsin. A one-of-a-kind circuit is among the most challenging courses in North America, with the series making its first ever trip to the 1.1 mile layout. Official Event Thread Official Website Results […]

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Jun 16, 2015 CIK-FIA logo
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Resulting from a long and close collaboration between the CIK-FIA and the major manufacturers, the new specification of the 2016 kart engines will be officially presented at the second Competition of the 2015 CIK-FIA European Championship for KF and KF-Junior in Great Britain at the PF International circuit. Simplicity, lightness, performance and cost were the […]

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Jun 16, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The deadline for the first tier for entries for the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series is fast approaching. Competitors wishing to enter the event have until Thursday June 18 to take advantage of the Tier 1 pricing. The final deadline for pre entries in […]

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For the second time in 2015 the So Cal Oval Karters will race at world famous Perris Auto Speedway this Saturday, June 20th.  However, after racing on a road course there three weeks ago, they will be on a dirt oval cut into the center of the well-known half-mile track this week. Saturday’s race will […]

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Jun 16, 2015 (Photo: Jeff Fields - JFM Images)
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Anthony Willis entered the 4th round of the SKUSA California ProKart Challenge with nearly a 200 point lead in the Tag Cadet series championship.   He left the picturesque town with a substantially larger lead after an amazing last lap, last corner pass to move from 3rd to Victory! Stewart Willis, team principal of Anthony Willis […]

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Jun 16, 2015 Josh Stark negotiates Kershaw's tricky sprint track (Photo: Double Vision)
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Josh Stark raced to one of his best weekends in World Karting Association (WKA) Gold Cup competition June 5-7 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C. Competing in competitive Junior Pro Gas fields that attracted more than 15 of the best junior 4-cycle sprint road course kart racers on the east coast, Josh drove his […]

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Jun 16, 2015 pgp_motorsports_park
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PGP Motorsports Park, the Pacific Northwest’s premier karting facility is expanding. We are seeking a Track Operations/ Kart Technician that embodies the strong customer centered values that we believe in at PGP. Located 25 miles south of beautiful Seattle, Washington, PGP is a family business who strives to make each and every one of our […]

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International karting is going to stop in Brandon, near the English town of Grantham in Lincolnshire, for the second round of the CIK-FIA KF and KFJ European Championship. The second event follows the season-opener which took place a month ago in Portimao, where the first battles for the leadership kept fans on the edge of […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano – Preview Part 1

Series set for debut trip to US Air Motorsports Raceway in Wisconsin

Jun 16, 2015 (Photo: Kathy Churchill - Energy Racing)
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The third season of the United States Pro Kart Series is set to enter the second stage of the championship chase, traveling up north to Shawano, Wisconsin for the third and fourth round of 2015. The US Air Motorsports Raceway is site of the June 19-21 event, presented by Praga North America. A record number […]

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Sabré Cook Looks to Take Advantage of Home Track Advantage at US Open

Cook leads the overall point standings in Shifter Elite

Jun 15, 2015 Sabré Cook will look to carry the momentum gained during the first round of the US Open to her home track in Grand Junction, Colorado (Photo: FotoSport.cz)
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Not having to travel far for the second round of the 2015 Cold Stone US Open, CRG USA competitor and current Shifter Elite championship point leader Sabré Cook will look to carry the momentum gained in the opening round to her home track. Competing under the CRG USA banner, Cook hopes to take advantage of […]

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Team Koene USA Prepares for US Open of Colorado

Team will travel all night from Wisconsin to Colorado

Jun 15, 2015 Koene USA logo
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Kicking off the start of a busy summer for karting, Team Koene USA will prepare for the next seven out of ten weeks of racing. Traveling to the United States Pro Kart Series this coming weekend in Shawano, Wisconsin before traveling overnight to Grand Junction, Colorado for the US Open program, the Indiana based squad […]

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P1 Continues to be the TaG Engine Builder of Choice From Cadet to Senior

Four pole positions, two wins and seven podium results

Jun 15, 2015 P1 Engines logo
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In round four of the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) California ProKart Challenge, P1 Engines impressed once again. Drivers powered by P1 Engines brought home four pole positions, two wins and seven podium results en route to another dominating weekend of competition. “Superkarts! USA puts on a great program and it is awesome to see the competition […]

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Behind the Laptop: The Karting Triple Crown

What three events are the pinnacle of karting here in the United States?

Jun 15, 2015 Behind the Laptop David Cole
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During the first weekend of this month, a moment in history occurred, one that I had not witnessed through my entire life. American Pharoah won the final leg of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing in the United States, becoming the first horse to do so since Affirmed in 1978. The term ‘Triple Crown’ dates […]

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Jun 12, 2015 WKA Gold Cup Logo
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With the second race of the 2015 RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series in the books, below is a breakdown of the top 3 finishing positions for drivers in their respective classes, as well as the contingencies they are eligible for, based on the contingency stickers they placed on their karts. As a reminder, […]

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Jun 12, 2015 Briggs Racing logo
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On Tuesday June 2, Briggs & Stratton Racing began manufacturing with cylinders and side covers that feature a new, matte finish.  “This additional step in our manufacturing process just allows us to obtain a more consistent, in my opinion, better finished look to our race engines” stated David Klaus, Briggs & Stratton Racing.  “This finish […]

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Jun 12, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The near 3 month wait between the second and third national event for the VEGA/TSRacing National Road Racing Series is just about over, as many sprint and laydown national competitors set their sights on the first of 2 trips to the legendary Summit Point Motorsports Park in West Virginia this weekend for the Summit Point […]

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