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K&K Kart North America is pleased to announce the appointment of Venom Racing Solutions (VRS), as the sole K&K Ontario full service dealer. VRS is owned and operated by Jon & James Treadwell. In fact, the whole Treadwell family has stepped up to run the operation. Jon (Sales/Driver Training), James (Sales/Technical ), Lori (Parts/Logistics) and […]

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While Formula K has come out of the gate swinging this year in Europe, a main market of interest for the Maranello based company is North America where they feel their equipment will perform on the top level in all categories from their ultra competitive mini kart right up to the FK01 which has been […]

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With spring upon us it’s now time to turn our attention to the 2014 rendition of the New Jersey Sprint Series.  In our sixth year of competition we look to build upon a productive off season and continue to provide a great race experience for all.  2014 will offer some new classes along with some […]

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eKartingNews.com United States Rotax Driver Rankings – 2013 Final Standings – Senior Max

California driver Jake Craig earns top spot in headline division

Mar 31, 2014 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
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The 2013 season has closed, and with that, come the annual final standings of the eKartingNews.com United States Rotax Driver Rankings. In cooperation with the MAXSpeed Group, EKN utilizes the USRMC National Point Standings program and combined with the ‘Driver Rankings’ system to formulate the top drivers from the season. Back in May, the program […]

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Mar 31, 2014 KZ2 (Zanchetta, Camplese, Corberi)
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A great spectacle took place at the South Garda Karting of Lonato during the Andrea Margutti Trophy, race organized by Parma Karting, who accomplished the task of honouring in the best possible way the 25th edition of the trophy that remembers a young promise of international karting, Andrea Margutti, who passed away in 1989 at […]

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Mar 31, 2014 Scott Sorensen leading Harrington Doyle Racing Arrow Karts team-mate Jarryd Ebzery (Pic: AF Images/Budd)
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New faces have come to the fore at the opening round of the CIK Stars of Karting Championship presented by Castrol EDGE in Ipswich, Queensland on Saturday night, while a pair of old masters continued their all-time win battle in KZ2. In the KF2 division, former Ipswich Kart Club Champion Scott Sorensen continued his good […]

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Rolison Performance Group Earns Two Vice-Championships at 2014 Florida Winter Tour

Morgatto and Collet score wins in final weekend for RPG, finish runner-up in individual standings

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The Rolison Performance Group locked up its most successful campaign of the Florida Winter Tour this past weekend (March 21-23) at the Orlando Kart Center. Five team drivers contested the final Rotax Max Challenge weekend of the 2014 FWT, establishing the RPG operation as a prominent force in North American kart racing. The squad competed […]

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Florida Winter Tour Ends for Brueckner in Orlando

Double duty weekend sees mixed bag of results at series finale

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Young Nicholas Brueckner has had a busy opening months of the 2014 season, contesting multiple winter series as the Texan begins his first season at the Junior level. The MRP Motorsport/Birel America pilot is gaining invaluable experience racing against strong international fields around challenging circuits. Nick completed the final weekend of the Rotax Max Challenge […]

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Italian Motors USA and the Sima Kart Racing Facility are one of the largest karting shops/tracks in North America importing such products as Parilla, TM, Italkart, SKM and much more. They are located in Sumas, WA and have a family atmosphere work environment. They are looking to fill the positions below with long term employee’s […]

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United States Pro Kart Series Primer for First Event of 2014

News and information for first event of 2014

Mar 28, 2014 USPKS logo
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With the first event of the 2014 United States Pro Kart Series set for April 11-13 at the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina, series officials are pleased to announce several additions and benefits for their competitors. With discounted online registration, a complete weekend schedule, trailer storage on site and more, teams and competitors will […]

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GoPro Motorplex is excited to finally announce the addition of the Little 600 kart race to our event calendar on May 20. The Little 600 featuring a full field of NASCAR drivers will be part of the 600 Festival Association’s May event lineup. The 600 Festival Association is the nonprofit association that has been commemorating […]

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Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Opens Registration for 2014 Season

Road to SuperNationals Priority Pre-Entry Program and 2014 Rotax Grand Finals begins at Tri-City on April 25-27

Mar 28, 2014 Racers are excited for the return of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge, opening up April 25-27 (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Momentum is certainly building for the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge, as the second season is just a month away from kicking off.  In 2013, racers from up and down the western half of the United States and Canada enjoyed a competitive and unique four-event debut series, visiting familiar and established facilities that provided an exciting […]

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Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Releases 2014 Program Details

Three weekend, six-round championship to be contested in Colorado this season

Mar 27, 2014 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge logo
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The Rocky Mountain area has experienced growth in the sport of karting the last few seasons, thanks in part to a strong core of racers, popular facilities, and hosting the Superkarts! USA SummerNationals for the past three seasons. The organization’s regional programs are always looking to improve by providing the most exciting and customer-friendly race […]

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‘Jetpak’ Jak Crawford Wins at Florida Winter Tour

Big win at Florida Winter Tour comes on heels of probable Challenge of the Americas title

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‘Jetpak’ Jak Crawford, the eight-year-old Rotax Micro Max rookie that hails from The Woodlands, Texas, has competed in the entire six race program of the 2014 Florida Winter Tour but had only been out front sparingly. Looking to turn his luck around this past weekend, everything changed and Crawford repeated his West Coast domination that has […]

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2014 United States Rotax Max Challenge Series Schedules Now Online

Local Club and Regional schedules now finalized for Rotax racing across the US

Mar 27, 2014 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
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As several US-based International Rotax MAX Challenge programs come to a close, the MAXSpeed Group has finalized US Rotax MAX Challenge (USRMC) Local Club and Regional schedules for 2014.  With racing available across the country, Rotaxians will be able to find their region closest to them and take on some great Rotax competition. All Local […]

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G-Zero Championship Kart Racing Takes To Vancouver Streets

Zero Emissions Fuel Environmental Racing Series

Mar 26, 2014 KARTSVancouver
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A new start up, G-Zero Championship Racing Series Inc. is set to revolutionize the racing community with their environmentally friendly, fast paced and action packed Kart Racing Series coming to the streets of Metro Vancouver in the summer of 2014! The G-Zero Championship Racing Series, brings together the heart-pounding thrill of speed with the pursuit […]

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Rotax Max Euro Challenge 2014 Setting New Records

Full house with prominent attendance and waiting list, more international than ever with every continent represented, everything live: TV stream in high definition and X2-Timing by MyLaps

Mar 26, 2014 Rotax Max Euro Challenge
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From 2nd to 6th of April the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge kicks off its racing season 2014, promising new benchmarks in every way. After the first big rehearsal, the ROTAX Winter Cup at Campillos in February, the European ROTAX elite is ready to head for the first points on the 1.360 metres long track of […]

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Competitors in the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series and spec-fuel classes in the National Road Racing Series will need to one of the following spec oils to mix with Sunoco racing fuel. The following are approved spec oils in WKA’s 2-Cycle Spec Oil Program for the 2014 season. –       AMSOIL Dominator Synthetic –       Blendzall 460 Green […]

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Ben Cooper was able to make a successful move back to DD2 at the last round of the Florida Winter Tour. Qualifying in the top 3 for both days, he would go on to have a 2nd place finish on Saturday and take the win on Sunday in a highly competitive DD2 field. “The move […]

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Benik Kart Continues to Add Drivers and Show Speed in Florida

BENIK Kart drivers posting fast laps and heat race wins

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After the launch of the BENIK Kart chassis back in December, drivers piloting the machine, designed by long time karting industry members Nick Mitchell and Ben Cruttenden, continue to be seen at the front of the pack. Tackling back-to-back-to-back weekends at the OrlandoKartCenter in Orlando, Florida, BENIK Kart drivers were able to add fast lap […]

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