Aug 09, 2016
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Legaspi takes GoPro Micro feature The Sanzaru Games Karting Championships usually has mild weather being next to the San Francisco Bay, but the heat greeted the 82 racers that came to Simraceway. The weather was not the only thing that was hot, the competition was also hot for Race #5. Christian Legaspi made a great […]

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Aug 09, 2016
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Coming off a very thrilling race four of the 2016 Championship season the F-Series is now heading to what many consider the best karting track this country has to offer. The layout and feel of the F1 Outdoors circuit near Boston MA is truly something special. It has to be seen, but eighteen turns and 1.2 miles of […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – August 3

Canada’s Dunning takes over top position with over 1800 drivers combined contributing to grassroots program

Aug 09, 2016
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Last March, Briggs & Stratton announced the ‘Briggs Weekly Racing Series presented by RLV’ program for the grassroots Briggs LO206 racers across North America. The premise is to match up racers against other racers at tracks from the same state, the same region, and the entire continent. While Briggs presented the WRS to tracks all […]

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Industry News: Grand Products Undergoes Change of Leadership

Denise Sayko takes over full operations of Grand Products

Aug 08, 2016
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Effective immediately, Grand Products owner, Denise Sayko, who has been with the company for more than 30 years, has exercised her shareholder option and has taken over the full operations of Grand Products Incorporated. Sayko states, “I would like to thank Michael Tetreault for all he has done for us over the years with the […]

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Aug 08, 2016
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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (August 6, 2016) – A total of 79 drivers entered Round Seven of the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Presented by Hoosier Racing Tire today. It was an ideal day for karting with favorable weather and high-intensity racing as competitors set their sights on the final half of their championship runs within the 12-round […]

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SuperNationals XX – 100 Days and Counting

Big plans in the works for anniversary event

Aug 08, 2016
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When Superkarts! USA put together the plans for the first SuperNationals event back in 1997, they were at the forefront of the growing movement of shifterkart racing. There were numerous pockets of support for the formula all over the United States and Canada, including Southern California, Northern California, the Pacific Northwest, Florida, and SKUSA’s own […]

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Aug 05, 2016
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Superkarts! USA today announced an exciting new partnership with VCI Mexico (Spanish: Visión Corporitva Integal / English: Integrated Corporate Vision) to be a presenting sponsor of the 20th annual SKUSA SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Nevada. The partnership is the next evolution in a successful marketing campaign that VCI Mexico has been implementing at the national […]

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Corkscrew Spring Nationals with Northern California Karters at Laguna Seca Set for March 2017

Two-day event scheduled for the famous Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California

Aug 05, 2016
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Have you ever wanted to feel what it is like to race at the famed Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca? March 2017 will be your chance with M&M Racing and the Northern California Karters hosting the ‘Corkscrew Spring Nationals’ at the historic 11-turn, 2.238-mile course in Monterey, California. The weekend of March 25-26, 2017 will be […]

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Aug 05, 2016
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Alex Vrabel and Dustin Demattia carried the IONIC Edge Chassis banner high at Ohio’s Thompson Kart Raceway this past weekend at the third round of the AKRA American Sprint Cup Series Northern Tour. Both Vrabel and Demattia scored multiple feature wins at Thompson on their IONIC Edge karts. Demattia kicked off the weekend with a […]

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Mini, Junior and Senior Champions for PSL and Birel ART at ECKC

PSL & Birel ART drivers conquer and secure ECKC Championship titles in Mosport

Aug 05, 2016
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Last weekend was the final round of the ECKC Championship for the Red Army in Mosport, Ontario Canada, where testing and driver development has really begun to show off. In Senior Briggs, Michael Glaze (Ricciardo) & JF Lafontaine (Birel ART) would qualify P1 and P2 in a huge field of drivers. For Kevin King and […]

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Aug 05, 2016
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The last round of the CIK-FIA European Championship 2016 could not finished better for our Racing Team. On the Belgian Genk circuit we won both the race and the European KZ title with Marco Ardigò. The confirmation of the European KZ title (we were reigning champions) was further enriched by the victory obtained on the […]

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Aug 05, 2016
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The weather was hot and sunny for Race 5 and cloudy and rainy for Race 6 for the 1st Double Header Weekend of the Manitoba Karting Association Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. Highlights of Race # 5 & 6 In the Senior Briggs class John Buzza switched to a Birel Art chassis in preparation for […]

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Aug 05, 2016
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The final Wednesday Night of the 2016 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series at Merrittville Speedway had a lot of familiar faces visit St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Victory Lane. . Two drivers would take home their third wins of the season – Cohen Corbett and John Farnan Lindberg in the Tim Phillips Garage St. Catharines […]

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Aug 04, 2016
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The 17th annual Sofina Foods United States Rotax MAX Challenge (USRMC) Grand Nationals Presented by Fikse Wheels gets underway today at the picturesque Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. Top American Rotax pilots are set to fight for 2016 US Rotax National titles, and for the first time ever, all seven Rotax MAX Challenge […]

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Aug 04, 2016
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Birel ART is pleased to announce that former Formula One racing driver Rubens Barrichello, currently engaged in the Stock Car Brasil Championship, will be participating with Birel ART Racing in the CIK-FIA World KZ Championships, scheduled from 31 August to 4 September in Kristianstad (Sweden). Before reaching the top in the motorsport world, Barrichello achieved […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Finale Set for Under the Lights at Dallas Karting Complex

Special Thursday-Saturday event featuring night racing to determine 2016 series champions

Aug 04, 2016
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It has been a quick and furious 2016 season for the Texas ProKart Challenge. The year opened up in May and with three events already in books, the series finale is just around the corner. This year’s champions will be decided following the final two rounds, held at a special night event under the lights of […]

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Aug 04, 2016
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Modena takes it to the top of the podium in KZ Shifter with Rory Van der Steur’s win in the final. It was a victorious weekend for Modena Engines USA at Round 4 of the Gearup F Series, with Rory Van der Steur (Kosmic) taking the win in Saturday’s KZ Shifter final. The event, which […]

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Aug 04, 2016
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Nicholas d’Orlando and the J3 Competition team will make their way to beautiful Sonoma California this week to the Simraceway Performance Karting Center for the 2016 Sofina Foods Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals Presented by Fikse Wheels marking the 17th year of this race.  The Hartsdale, NY native will be looking to add […]

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Aug 04, 2016
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It was a heartbreaking race weekend for Michael d’Orlando as he and the Birel Art Racing Team took on the final round of the CIK FIA European Championships in Genk, Belgium.. With a stellar field of 70+ world class drivers who were all within 1 second of each other, it would be a race weekend […]

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Nine Wins in Ten Finals for Benik Kart

Domination for the blue brand in Micro and Mini competition over seven week trip

Aug 04, 2016
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Wrapping up seven weeks in a row of intense competition, Team BENIK and BENIK Kart would head to Spiceland, Indiana for World Karting Association (WKA) and SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) action. Taking place at the ultra fast New Castle Motorsports Park facility that has been the breeding ground for some of today’s motorsports stars, Team BENIK […]

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