Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup Set to Open Second Season in Dousman

4-Cycle focused regional program to make 2015 debut at Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park in Wisconsin

Jun 12, 2015 206 Cup logo Briggs
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The second season of the Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup presented by Noram Racing will begin at a track that has been synonymous with 4-Cycle racing in the Midwest – the Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park located in Dousman, Wisconsin. The June 20-21 event will follow the same formula that the series proved works last […]

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Crouse and Kalb ‘KO’ Competition at WKA Gold Cup Kart City Performance Nationals

Two drivers earn nine wins in Kershaw, South Carolina

Jun 11, 2015 (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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The June event for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series may just be round 2 of 4 for the series, but for Aiden Baker Crouse and David Kalb Jr., this past weekends edition of the Kart City Performance Nationals at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina appeared more of a knockout punch […]

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Jun 11, 2015 Joshua Stark
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Joshua Stark and the JTS Motorsports racing machines will be attending the Doan Family of Dealerships 24th Annual Tent Event this Saturday, June 13, at The Mall at Greece Ridge in Greece, New York, a suburb of Rochester, where more than 1,500 new and pre-owned vehicles will be present. The “Tent Event” runs Saturday from […]

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Jun 11, 2015 Dominic Gorden (Photo: Tony Leone - DromoPhotos.com)
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Once again great weather welcomed 92 racers to the Simraceway International Karting Center track at Sonoma Raceway. This was the third race in a row in which the series had 90+ entries. The GoPro feature class had 14 entries, the largest field in series history. The tough Reverse Sprint track layout challenged all the racers […]

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Jun 11, 2015 Florida Karting Championship Series logo
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The Florida Karting Championship Series June race will be rescheduled to a later date. After being informed that the Orlando track would not be available on the date we needed we began working with the people at Palm Beach Kart Center. An agreement was reached for the June 19th thru 21st race. However the track […]

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Jun 11, 2015 John Buzza (Photo: MKA)
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The weather was warm and sunny for Race 2 of the Manitoba Karting Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park unlike Race 1 which was cancelled because of bad weather. The sponsor for Race 2 was Criti Care EMS. Highlights of Race # 2 Junior 1 Briggs was won by Ethan Clace with Josh Gill 2nd. Junior […]

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100 Entry Challenge This Weekend at Sanzaru Games Karting Series

10 Entries x 10 classes x $10 = $1000 Cash Award - the Sanzaru Games Karting Series begins the Summer Season

Jun 11, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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100 Entry Challenge. The Sanzaru Karting Series has seen over 90 entries at every race this year, let’s get that MAGIC 100! Call your friends and fellow racers, get them to track. If we make the 100 then EVERY driver at the race will go into a draw for $1000 cash! Race #4 (June 14) […]

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After a very successful start to the 2015 Cold Stone US Open program, CRG USA is primed and ready for the second event weekend of the program as they enter 21 fierce and hungry competitors. Set to take place at their home facility of Grand Junction Motor Speedway (GJMS) in Grand Junction, Colorado, hopes are […]

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Russell Boyle to Drive Stadium Super Trucks at Honda Indy of Toronto

Boyle will become the youngest driver to get behind the wheel in an SST race

Jun 11, 2015 Russell Boyle, pictured here with Robby Gordon, will make his Stadium Super Truck debut this weekend in Toronto (Photo: Phil Boyle)
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Russell Boyle, 15, of Uxbridge, Ontario, will compete in the two SPEED EnergyStadium Super Trucks (SST) Presented by TRAXXAS races leading up to the Honda Indy Toronto this weekend, June 12-14. Boyle will drive the #93 KMC Wheels/Toronto Motorsports – Jingles Hair Salon entry for RTB Motorsports. “I’m very excited about the opportunity to race in […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Readies for North Texas Kartway

Official SKUSA regional and US Rotax Max Challenge program takes on challenging course on June 12-14

Jun 11, 2015 The Burger King® Texas ProKart - Texas Barge Rotax Max Challenge Series returns to the North Texas Kartway facility in Denton on June 12-14 (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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One of the largest regional karting programs is set to return back to action this weekend when the 2015 Burger King®/Texas Barge ProKart Challenge series – presented by 3G Kart Racing, Dallas Karting Complex and IAME USA West – visits the North Texas Kartway on June 12-14. Home of the North Texas Karters in Denton, […]

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SKUSA BULLETIN: 2015 SummerNationals Pre-Entry Registration Opening

Online registration opens for second stop of Fikse Wheels Pro Tour tonight, June 10

Jun 10, 2015 SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour logo
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It was another large turnout for Superkarts! USA at the opening event of the 2015 Fikse Wheels Pro Tour in early May at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association. Competitors from all over North America and from all points of the globe traveled to the Glendale, Arizona facility to take part in the sixth annual SKUSA […]

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IKF 2 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals Set for July 29-August 1

Motul Oil to be Presenting Sponsor. Event held at Adams Motorsports Park

Jun 10, 2015 IKF International Kart Federation logo
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Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, California will be the site of the International Kart Federation (IKF) 2 Cycle Sprint Grand Nationals. The Event dates are July 29 – August 1, 2015. With multiple sponsors on board including presenting sponsor Motul Oil and corporate sponsors VP Race Fuels and Hoosier Tire, the event is sure to […]

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Jun 10, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As part of the weekends festivities for the Kart City Performance Nationals this past weekend in Kershaw, South Carolina for the 2015 version of the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series, champions from the 2014 season were honored at the Palmetto Club, as well as many other drivers for their awesome accomplishments through the […]

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Local Drivers Shine at California ProKart Challenge Event in Sonoma

Another exciting weekend of racing for Superkarts! USA regional program at Simraceway Performance Karting Center

Jun 10, 2015 Nearly 150 drivers competed at the fourth round of the California ProKart Challenge at Simraceway Performance Karting Center (Photo: Tony Leone - DromoPhotos.com)
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The second half of the California ProKart Challenge season is underway following the fourth event of 2015 that took place at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center on June 5-6. The Sonoma, California facility welcomed nearly 150 drivers to its 7/10-mile course, which has become a popular destination for karters in the region and around the […]

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Jun 09, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Coming off another successful Manufactures Cup race in Dousman Wisconsin, WKA racers will turn their attention to the first of two Super-Divisionals.  The first Super-Divisional will be held June 26-28, 2015 at the PITT Race Complex in Wampum PA (site of the WKA Grand Nationals in August)  while the second Super-Divisional will be held September […]

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Jun 09, 2015 Gearup Challenge FSeries logo
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Looking back on the first two races of 2015 we could not be more grateful and honored as so many racers and teams have decided to call the F-Series home! The competition going forward looks to be fierce and we are super excited to head to Oakland Valley Race Park where so many top drivers got their start. Always a special […]

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Jun 09, 2015 Scott Gaynor of Banning leading Lake Forest’s Mike Collins in the So Cal Oval Karters Open main last Saturday at Perris Auto Speedway.  Collins eventually got by for the win with Gaynor placing second (Photo: Schnarzy)
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Matt Martis continued his impressive season by scoring his third SR 4Cycle main event win in four races when the So Cal Oval Karters visited world famous Perris Auto Speedway last Saturday for the only road race of 2015.  Joining Martis on the victory podium was Rob Marion in the KT100’s, “Hubcap” Mike Collins in […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – May 2015 – Callum Smith

Aussie-born driver quickly becoming the next star in S5 Junior category

Jun 09, 2015 Callum Smith doubled up in the S5 Junior category, sweeping both days of the SKUSA SpringNationals (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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INTRODUCING: Fikse Wheels Decal Kit Sponsorship Program

Unique support and branding sponsorship package announced for karting community

Jun 08, 2015 SKUSA SpringNats-Fri-Fikse
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Fikse Wheels is a company steeped in motorsports history, and fueled by a passion for excellence, quality and competition. As a manufacturer of custom racecar and sports car wheels, Fikse produces high-quality products for customers who love their cars and want the best components for their machines.  At the genesis of the new year in […]

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Jun 05, 2015 National Doughnut Day-2015-Gary Carlton-OGP
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To help celebrate National Doughnut Day, eKartingNews.com went into the archives to find one of the most popular videos for karting on the internet. American driver Gary Carlton produced a video with the Ocala Gran Prix operation in Florida just under two years ago. While the focus was on the drifting portion, our favorite section […]

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