Jun 15, 2016
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The history and tradition of Summit Point Motorsports Park extends well beyond that of motorsports. The surrounding area, which can place a person in West Virginia, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland in a matter of a few minutes in any direction, is also abundant in historical landmarks, including that of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. And while […]

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Jun 15, 2016
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eShifterKart.com – Proud sponsor of the 2016 Larry Kurpewski & Doug Lindemood Memorial race event weekend at Glen Morgan Raceway on July 8-10. The Shifter LK Memorial is now a two day event! Does Parking your trailer once for an entire weekend of racing  sound good to you? Join Us! This race is held every […]

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Jun 15, 2016
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A series-high 106 competitors entered Round Five of the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Presented by Hoosier Racing Tire despite season-high 90+ degree temperatures on the hottest weekend of the year so far in North Carolina. Nearing halfway in the 12-round championship series, ten divisions of drivers worked to improve their positions in the championship standings. […]

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Jun 15, 2016
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Jorrit Pex claimed the victory and classification lead in Ampfing, with De Conto a double podium, two wins and classification lead for Wiggers in KZ2 Cup, podium and classification lead for Tonteri in OK and first victory for Hauger in OK Junior. The second round of the German Championship at the Circuit of Ampfing has […]

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Repeat Winners Highlight Route 66 Sprint Series Weekend in Shawano

Pesek and Hotz double up in headline categories as series returns to US Air Motorsports Raceway

Jun 14, 2016
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The Route 66 Sprint Series made a return trip to the uncharacteristic US Air Motorsports Raceway for the second stop of the 2016 program. The Shawano, Wisconsin facility is among the most unique and challenging karting circuits in North America, if not the world, at 1.1-mile long with multiple elevation changes. Now into its 16th […]

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Jun 14, 2016
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Simeon Woolsey, Jared MacKenzie and Garry Cullum took out their respective class titles at an all-action 2016 ProKart Series final at the KartSport Hamilton club’s Winter Cup meeting over the weekend. That, however, was only part of the story from Agrisea New Zealand Raceway. Case in point, KZ2 class victor Simeon Woolsey. Though the 16-year-old […]

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Extreme Weather Events at the DKM in Ampfing

New winners at the German Kart Championship

Jun 14, 2016
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Ampfing. Last weekend, the Schweppermannring in Kerpen hosted the second event of the German Kart Championship. 141 drivers started in the four classes and experienced exciting races in changing weather. Before the season half-time, everything is still possible regarding the championships. After the season kick-off in Wackersdorf, the second racing weekend awaited the drivers and […]

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Jun 13, 2016
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Racers always have the quest for speed. Whether it’s just to feel the wind whistling by at 70-80mph at a sprint track, or drafting at 150mph on the road racing courses – karts are bad ass fast. Mike Giessen is a veteran racer, former national champion and now dabbling into the vintage stuff. Intercontinental A […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: May 2016 – Braden Eves

Ohio driver triumphs at SKUSA SpringNationals and United States Pro Kart Series

Jun 13, 2016
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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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Jun 13, 2016
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Despite they were racing at night, the drivers of the WSK Night Edition did not lose their grit: they were the protagonists of thrilling and uncertain races at the Adria Karting Raceway. The night race of the WSK Promotion calendar awarded its trophies on Saturday night, under the artificial light provided by the lighting system […]

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Jun 13, 2016
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For Senior Briggs John Buzza had pole and lead flag to flag but behind him a pack of karts was fighting over the runner-up spot. On the last lap 2nd place came down to a photo finish with  Stephen Bachalo just inching by Jeff Fulham with Morgan McDonald right on Jeff’s bumper. John won with […]

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Jun 13, 2016
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Over a dozen Coyote Motorsports racers attended the first ever American Kart Racing Association (AKRA) Northern Tour event June 3-5 at Genesee Valley Kart Club in Avon, NY, just about a 30-minute drive from our headquarters in Spencerport. Young Blake Boon was the big winner on the weekend, netting four feature wins aboard his two […]

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Jun 13, 2016
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The temperature was hot and no one could relax due to the tight competition but Jordan Fresher (Avon) posted his best-ever laps with Jim Howe Motorsports LLC at the historic Whiteland (IN) Raceway Park in his outstanding drive to third in the Junior Sportsman feature Saturday night under the lights in the Tony Stewart Racing […]

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Jun 13, 2016
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This past weekend Team VSR was at the 2nd Round of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship that was held at Circuit ICAR in Mirabel, Quebec. Entering the weekend all VSR drivers became accustomed to the track throughout the week and were ready to go to battle! The weekend didn’t go as planned with Majority of […]

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AKRA at MRP Pre-Registration Open

$500 to win Sunday in TaG Senior

Jun 13, 2016
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The AKRASprint.com website has been updated for pre-registration for the July 1-3 AKRA American Sprint Cup Series Northern Tour Round 2 – presented by Target Distribution – at Michiana Raceway Park near South Bend, IN. Full story here… Vega Tire offers bonus awards for the AKRA South Bend Sprint race Bushnell, Fla. – June 10, […]

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P1 Engines Pulls Off Double Victory at SKUSA ProKart Challenge

Pole positions and wins for P1 Engines powered drivers

Jun 13, 2016
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Traveling to the Simraceway Performance Driving Center in Sonoma, California, P1 Engines would score a pair of victores at the SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Kart Challenge. Taking honors in the X30 Junior and X30 Masters class, P1 Engines proved once again, that they are one of the top TaG engine builders in the nation. Dante […]

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Team Benik Adds Two More To Growing Operation

Santiago Trisini and Elio Giovane join Florida based team for multiple series and events

Jun 13, 2016
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Continuing to add to their growing operation, Team BENIK is pleased to welcome two newcomers to the squad. Competing in multiple events and series for the remainder of 2016, Santiago Trisini and Elio Giovane will join the Fort Lauderdale based team as they look to take advantage of a championship caliber chassis and data from […]

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Jun 10, 2016
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Since the launch of the 206 engine, Briggs and Stratton has been pro-active in providing the keys to a successful day at the race track with their grassroots powerplant. Many tips and advice articles have been published on their website, along with helpful videos. The latest is a series of videos to demonstrate the proper […]

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Jun 10, 2016
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A team of students from Kennesaw State University, near Atlanta, won the fifth annual International evGrandPrix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 18. Kennesaw’s electric vehicle, driven by Gabriel Capo, edged out traditional powerhouse EVC – the Purdue University electrical vehicle club. Purdue’s Team 1 took third place. In addition to final race placement, […]

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WKA and United States Pro Kart Series Compile 2017 Schedules

Two organizations looking ahead to next season for premier and secondary programs

Jun 10, 2016
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As the leading website in the sport, eKartingNews.com has been given an exclusive look at the schedules for the World Karting Association and United States Pro Kart Series programs for 2017. The long-standing sanctioning body and race promoter Mark Coats have compiled season schedules, all with their racers in mind. Over-lapping schedules have been an […]

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