Brueckner Fights to a Podium Finish at Superkarts! USA SpringNationals

Two top-five finishes for young Texas driver at Dallas Karting Complex event

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Nick Brueckner launched what is sure to be a successful 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour campaign this past weekend (May 2-4) at the fifth annual SpringNationals. Held at the Dallas Karting Complex, located in Caddo Mills, Texas, Brueckner kicked off his rookie season in the TaG Junior division with an up-and-down weekend. Thanks to Brueckner’s […]

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May 07, 2014 Route 66 Concept Haulers Motor Speedway
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The MG Tire / L & T Manufacturing Route 66 Sprint Series held their season openerat Concept Haulers Motor Speedway (CHMS) on April 26-27 with a large turnout of 289 entries.  The event was sponsored by EMJ Metals. After a long cold winter in the Midwest, everyone was glad to be back racing with some […]

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Kiwi karter Matthew Hamilton has enjoyed an impressive start to his SKUSA Pro Tour campaign in the United States over the weekend, claiming a first-up class win on Saturday and looking set to repeat the performance on Sunday until a loose reed block put him out of that day’s Final. The 31-year-old multi-time New Zealand champion, […]

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May 06, 2014 CIK KFJ KF Euro Champs
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The European CIK-FIA KF and KF Junior Championship starts next week with the first round out of five of the 2014 season. The season opener, from 8th to 11th May, is hosted by the International Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese (Italy). This is the first event of the whole CIK-FIA season: the season begins […]

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TS Racing & DR Karts win at FPKS The TS Racing support team was at the inaugural Florida Pro Kart Series race this past weekend in Homestead, FL. The first event for FPKS had good participation and great racing in eight classes. PRD Junior 1 class, sponsored by Vega tires, was for cadet age drivers […]

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Joseph Lamberth Consistently on Top

Young driver maintaining ranking at his local kart track

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  Joseph Lamberth has shown a continuation of his success in 2013 early this season in 2014.Coming away from an all-around victory in round one, he radiated confidence for the next two rounds of the Carolina Motorsports Park (CMP) club series. Round two of CMP’s series nearly gave Lamberth the results he ultimately desired. Qualifying […]

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The last weekend of April was a busy one as PR Engines drivers contested in both the Texas Prokart Challenge at the Dallas Karting Complex as a tune up for the SKUSA Springnationas while one of the most competitive club championships in the country, LAKC, had their third round of the season at the Calspeed […]

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Brett King Design to Develop New Look for Team USA Race Suits and Apparel

BKD to put their distinctive style on Team USA program

May 06, 2014 Brett King Design logo
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As Team USA begins to take shape for the 2014 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), so do the race suits and team apparel that drivers will wear while in Valencia, Spain later this season. On board to design the Team USA gear is California designer and custom helmet painter Brett King Design (BKD). Quickly […]

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EKN Trackside: 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Sunday Report

Craig doubles in TaG Senior as four others earn second victory of weekend at Dallas Karting Complex

May 05, 2014 Jake Craig scored the win on Sunday to take home the $1,000 TaG Senior check and Pro Tour point lead (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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The 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals will go down as an historic, memorable and distinct event in North American karting history. Dallas Karting Complex hosted the final day of action with the record number of drivers taking to the Caddo Mills, Texas facility for Round Two of the weekend on a bright and warm […]

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EKN Trackside: 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Saturday Report

Lennox outruns S1 at Dallas Karting Complex as number of drivers earn first series victory on day one

May 03, 2014 UK driver Jordon Lennox-Lamb emerged as the S1 victor (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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High grip and ultra-competitive racing was the theme for the opening day of action at the SKUSA SpringNationals.  The tough conditions made it tough on the drivers and put the mechanics to work trying to eliminate grip, and this separated the field into the ‘haves’ and ‘have-nots’ in terms of workable chassis set-up.  The weather […]

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Paddock Insider: 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals

Record turnout as season begins at Dallas Karting Complex

May 02, 2014 SpringNats-Friday
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EKN’s Paddock Insider brings you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2014 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals at the Dallas Karting Complex in Caddo Mills, Texas. The information will not be seen anywhere else, including notes, interviews and photos. For complete […]

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May 01, 2014 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Throughout the 40-plus-year history of the World Karting Association, there have been occasional rumors about WKA’s future and solvency. These rumors have again resurfaced, and as president of the organization, I felt it important to draft a letter to our membership, as well as the families who compete at our events, sponsors that support our […]

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Phil Giebler Racing has entered six drivers including Texan Connor Wagner in the Superkarts USA! Pro Tour SpringNationals at the Dallas Karting Complex from Friday to Sunday (May 2-4). Wagner will be racing in the top-level shifter class, S1 Pro Stock Moto, on his home track. The 18-year-old from Flower Mound won the prestigious S2 […]

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Benik Kart Adds to Resume While Testing for SKUSA SpringNationals

Four drivers set to take on Dallas Karting Complex

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In preparation for the upcoming Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SpringNationals, Benik Kart would travel to the Dallas Karting Complex last weekend to compete in the opening round of the Texas Pro Kart Challenge (TPKC). With only two drivers under the team tent, the results remained the same as in the first quarter of 2014 as the […]

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In early 2013, the karting community was saddened when Susan Lowe past away from her long battle with cancer. She had been an active member in a number of organizations, especially the So-Cal Sprinters Kart Club for many years and was a friend to everyone who was at the track. So-Cal Sprinters has organized what […]

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Record Numbers for Opening Weekend of Texas ProKart Challenge

Nearly 200 entries on the weekend at the Dallas Karting Complex

May 01, 2014 Miguel Lopez claimed the overall Stock Moto victory Saturday, earning the first win in S2 Semi-Pro on the season (Photo: Dreams Captured Photography)
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The Texas ProKart Challenge opened up the 2014 in style at the Dallas Karting Complex over the April 25-27 weekend. The Superkarts! USA and United States Rotax Max Challenge regional program welcomed roughly 200 entries on the weekend, including drivers from all across the country as well as drivers from Europe, preparing for the 2014 […]

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We are so happy to see the winter leave and the racing season arrive, as May 3rd marks the start of the 2014 F-Series season !! Hope the equipment is  ready and tuned because the competition is as fierce as it gets. We have been confirming competitors for over two months and we are in astonished at […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Preview – Part 3

Headline divisions S1 and TaG Senior feature international flavor and record numbers

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The 2014 edition of the Superkarts! USA is primed for another record breaking event to begin the fifth season. The SKUSA SpringNationals will take place at the Dallas Karting Complex in Caddo Mills, Texas on May 2-4, with 237 entries already scheduled to take part this historic event, 10 more than last year’s number from […]

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Usual Suspects Set the Tone at Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Opener

Number of drivers sweep weekend in Richland, Washington to begin 2014 season

Apr 30, 2014 Senior rookie Luke Selliken conquered the feature races in Richland (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The 2014 Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge kicked off the 2014 season at the Horn Rapids Kart Track in Richland, Washington over the weekend (April 25-27). The home of the Tri-City Kart Club served as the opening rounds of the sophomore series, with a solid number of United States Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA racers […]

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Los Angeles Karting Championship Hosts Another Successful Event at CalSpeed with Huge Fields

Five drivers score perfect weekends at Round Three; championship fights taking form

Apr 30, 2014 The Los Angeles Karting Championship continues to host large fields, showcasing great racing (Photo: LAKC.org)
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship held its third round of competition this past weekend at the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California, and the series welcomed 186 entries. Despite running just a little behind time, racers, teams and families alike had an incredible day at the track enjoying some of the best kart racing in […]

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