May 15, 2014 Florida Winter Tour logo
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The Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour is one of kartings oldest and longest continuously running racing programs. From its humble beginnings in the winter of 1999 “The FWT” has grown into one of the world’s largest, geographically diverse, competitive and prestigious sprint kart racing programs. Bill Wright, exclusive owner and promoter of The FWT, […]

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CRG-USA Lands Podium Results at Superkarts! USA SpringNationals

Elliott and Cleavelin earn hardware in Texas for opening rounds of SKUSA Pro Tour

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The 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour opened up during the May 2-4 weekend at the Dallas Karting Complex in Caddo Mills, Texas. The CRG-USA race team was on hand, supporting 23 drivers including a solid international driver roster that contested the record-breaking SKUSA SpringNationals. A large CRG contingent was on hand, thanks to the growing […]

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The WKA VEGA / TS Racing National Road Racing Series is back in action this weekend with the first WKA national event of the 2014 season north of the Mason-Dixon Line. The third round of this year’s Road Racing tour has the series visiting the scenic land of west-central Michigan and Grattan Raceway, located in […]

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May 15, 2014 Gearup Challenge logo
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Round One of the Gearup Challenge & Nesks is now in the books and what a turnout it was!! A record number of entries with the top talents in karting in attendance at the Liberator configuration at NJMP on May 4th 2014. We are flattered that the drivers and teams that have chosen the F-Series and look […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – April 2014 – Austin Versteeg

Utah driver secures championship and Rotax Grand Finals ticket with victory in Sonoma

May 15, 2014 Versteeg won the Rotax Challenge of the Americas finale to clinch the title, and spot on Team USA (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Thanks to the partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United States […]

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Sabré Cook Shows Speed at Superkarts! USA SpringNationals

CRG-USA struck with bad luck at Dallas Karting Complex after two regional podium finishes

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American karting star Sabré Cook has continued to exemplify her drive and determination, never giving up at the early signs of adversity. That side of her personality shows every time the helmet goes on, and she sits down in her CRG-USA machine. The most recent was during the two weekend trip to the Dallas Karting […]

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When the fifth Eastern Canadian Karting Championship begins this week at Mosport International Karting the team from Goodwood Kartways will be on hand over twenty strong and set to resume a record-setting era in team history. With Intrepid back in the team fold for 2014, Goodwood Kartways will definitely be in championship contention across the […]

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At the warm up race the weekend prior to the Spring Nationals Jagger Jones showed his HRE powered TAG Cadet Kart would be a definite threat at the Spring Nationals finishing a strong 2nd place. Trey Brown leading the PKC points and Myles Farahan also in the top ten TAG Cadet PKC points would also […]

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Round two of the 2014 WKA Great Lakes Sprint Series at Camden, Ohio’s G&J Kartway is fast approaching this June 13-15, and the event entry form is now available at WorldKarting.com. Go to HERE to download the Great Lakes’ G&J Kartway entry blank. The big news for the second round of the Great Lakes WKA […]

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So-Cal Rotax Challenge Gains New Winners Following Round Two Action

Hayashigawa steals Masters win as Johnson slips by for Senior victory

May 14, 2014 Larry Hayashigawa slipped into the Masters Max victory (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The second event of the new So-Cal Rotax Challenge took place on May 10 at the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California. Additional drivers from the inaugural event back in March were part of the round two festivities for the new United States Rotax Max Challenge program, focused on rejuvenating the southern California Rotax presence. […]

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K1 RaceGear To Once Again Supply All Race Gear and Clothing for Team USA

Back on board with the MAXSpeed Group and Team USA for the RMCGF

May 13, 2014 K1 RaceGear logo
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Always showing their support to Team USA for the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), K1 RaceGear will again supply the American squad with shoes, gloves, and driving suits for the upcoming international event. Marking their fourth consecutive year as the official supplier of the MAXSpeed Group and Team USA, K1 RaceGear did not hesitate […]

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Jeremy Fairbairn Set to Contest Rotax Events with Team Koene USA

Up-and-coming Floridian driver joins experienced squad

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Honing his skills in the Sunshine State for the past few months, Floridian driver Jeremy Fairbairn is set to make the move to an experienced squad. Joining Team Koene USA for the upcoming Rotax Summer Shootout, Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals and the Rotax Pan American Championships, the Tony Kart driver will look […]

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DeepSeat Inc. Acquired by KartLift Kart Stands

TEK’s Tim Koyen to give innovative seat brand a rebirth in karting industry

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As of May 1, 2014, the DeepSeat name is under new ownership. Tim Koyen of KartLift Kart Stands and its parent company TEK Enterprises, LLC acquired the assets of DeepSeat Inc. from founder Charles Frear. The Sun Prairie, Wisconsin based operation is among the leaders in kart stand manufacturing, along with machined chassis skidplates and […]

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Team PSL Karting Pushing Drivers to Success at Superkarts! USA Races

Jordon Lennox doubles up in Pro Tour action, with several PSL drivers claiming multiple top-tens at the Dallas Karting Complex

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After closing out a successful winter season, Team PSL Karting was seen racking up top finishes at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) events at the Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) in the past two weekends. Entering the full SKUSA Pro Tour for the first time, Team PSL Karting showed both their prowess and versatility on the national […]

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Mother’s Day afternoon made for a beautiful day of karting for Round Three of the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge. We celebrated our race moms with a special Mother’s Day breakfast and 10 brave moms even got behind the wheel of our rental karts for an eight-lap race that turned out to be a close, three-wide […]

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Mini-Max Rev Limiters in use for RLOKC Race #3 – The rules for a Rotax Challenge series does allow in 2014 the regional series to use rev limiters in the Mini-Max class.  With that, I will be implementing the use of the rev limiters that were used last year starting in Race #3.  The RLOKC […]

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National Kart Supply is very proud to announce that they have become an official Rotax Service Center. It is very exciting for us at National Kart Supply to add Rotax to our product line up.  We want to be able offer our customers the best and by adding Rotax, we are able to continue to […]

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Benik Kart Making Marks Early in the 2014 Season

Four young drivers take on the competitive Superkarts! USA SpringNationals

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BENIK Kart, a four-driver competitive race team, made their way to Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) for the past two weekends’ SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) events. The team drivers, Derek Carmenate, Lachlan DeFrancesco, Lance Fenderson and David Morales all competed in TaG Cadet during the Pro Tour opener, with DeFrancesco and Morales also competing in both TaG […]

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May 12, 2014 Devlin DeFrancesco (l) and Logan Sargeant (r) during the post-race press conference (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The season opener of the European CIK-FIA KF and KFJ Championship launched its first two pretenders in the first round of Muro Leccese (Lecce – Italy). The English Callum Ilott (Zanardi-Parilla-Dunlop) and Enaam Ahmed (FA Kart-Vortex-Vega), winners in their categories KF and KFJ, are the current leaders of the Championship which, in the Italian round […]

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May 11, 2014 Lando Norris (Photo: Press.Net Images)
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After the series of heats run today on the International Circuit La Conca, the CIK-FIA European KF and KFJ Championship of kart racing is about to announce the winners of the first round in Muro Leccese (Lecce – Italy). The great skill of the two winners of tomorrow’s finals is granted by today’s race: having […]

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