Jun 24, 2016
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The technical and organizational success gained on the occasion of the first round of the CIK-FIA Academy, Vortex branded, has been filed, and now the second round is at the start. Next weekend the 51 young kart drivers from 39 different nations will race on the thrilling International Algarve circuit, in Portimao (Portugal) and once […]

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Jun 24, 2016
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The European Championship for OK and OKJ categories stop on the marvellous Portuguese track of Portimao. Basz (OK) aims at confirming his leadership in OK class after missing the podium in Italy (Adria). All Racing Department’s drivers can count on the fantastic Mercury MY15. Our five OKJ drivers, Chappard, Weerts, Grigoryev, Vebster, Pourchaire aim at […]

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Jun 23, 2016
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Several factors affected the entry count with June being a busy kart racing month in the Alberta Region as well as it being Father’s Day and a sketchy weather forecast for much of the week.  The 43 entries were treated to near perfect weather and lots of close racing in many classes. Junior 1 Briggs (9 […]

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Jun 23, 2016
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The PSL roster takes to the track this morning for their first unofficial practice at Round 2 of US Open in Toole, Utah With a quick overview of the team, Oliver Askew leads the #redarmy in the fight for the Senior Max championship with a comfortable but not so secure lead in Senior Max. Oliver […]

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Sabre Cook Aims for Victory This Weekend in Utah

Talented female driver also looks towards Pirelli World Challenge competition

Jun 23, 2016
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Fresh off a second place podium result at the US Open of New Orleans, Sabré Cook travels to Utah Motorsports Campus this weekend for the second round of the Sofina Foods US Open program. Competing in the Senior Shifter category, Cook will aim towards the top step of the podium in her quest to take […]

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Energy Kart USA Enters Eight Drivers in US Open of Utah

Four shifter drivers and four Rotax competitors complete Energy Kart USA driver lineup

Jun 23, 2016
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Another weekend provides another chance at race wins and podium results as Energy Kart USA heads to the newly named Utah Motorsports Campus for the second round of the Sofina Foods US Open in Tooele, Utah. With a stacked team of eight drivers, Energy Kart USA will look to bring home the hardware once again […]

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From the Tower: 2016 United States Pro Kart Series – Shawano

Title contenders confirmed as program reaches halfway point

Jun 23, 2016
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We spend our entire raceday up in the tower, watching every on-track session while producing our EKN Trackside Live program, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. The ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those […]

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Jun 22, 2016
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The string of first time 2016 winners continued June 14th Merrittville Speedway with 3 Lucas Oil Weekly Karting Series Drivers visiting St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Victory Lane. Madelyn Goulding – daughter of 2015 Van Raine Construction 4 Cylinder Champion and Kart Racer Rob Goulding won her first ever Feature. Goulding is a rookie in […]

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Jun 22, 2016
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If the calendar says June, and it’s Kershaw, South Carolina, then the heat is on!!!!! That’s what many 4 cycle competitors on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series are preparing for this weekend, as the series takes to the Palmetto State Track for stop #2 on the series. Looking to maintain a hot […]

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Jun 21, 2016
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  The 206 grassroots movement has been increasing year after year here in the United States and Canada. Tracks across the country are welcoming the American manufactured powerplant as an entry-level category and affordable option for people to enjoy the thrill of racing. Karting is dubbed as the purest form of motorsports and 206 competition […]

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New Era Continues to Evolve Following Round Five of Los Angeles Karting Championship

Pro Show a success as southern California 2016 program reaches halfway point

Jun 21, 2016
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The Los Angeles Karting Championship welcomed new board of directors as the 2016 season began. Part of their new direction is to solidify LAKC as the prominent location for racers to compete at for all levels of the sport. From the Kid Kart divisions all the way to the Pro level, LAKC brings the best […]

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SpeedsportZ Racing Park In Full Construction Mode

Delays from a variety of different sources now surpassed as construction is in full swing

Jun 21, 2016
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After nearly a year of delays due to many reasons, including offsite utilities, major new road construction, and unprecedented rain for over a year, SpeedsportZ Racing Park at Grand Texas and the Alan Rudolph Racing Academy is finally under construction. Opening is planned for late Fall 2016. “It has been a long time coming but […]

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Jun 21, 2016
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The Rotax 125 MAX EVO engine series has been on the market for about fifteen months. BRP-Rotax’s intention is always to provide the customer with the latest technology in karting. The company is aware that since the introduction of the EVO engine, there have been some great positives but also some speed bumps along the […]

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Jun 21, 2016
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OSKART USA is proud to announce we are the new and only USA distributor for a customizable 1/2 scale radio controlled go kart. Hand built in Portugal, these ready to run karts come complete with suited driver, Spektrum DX2E controller, certificate of ownership and complete instructions. Every kart carries it’s own serial number. Each true-to-scale […]

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Team Koene USA Brings Eight Driver Squad to Utah

Drivers to contest Rotax Micro, Mini, Junior and Senior MAX

Jun 21, 2016
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As the 2016 North American karting season reaches the midway point, several key events will set up championship chases for drivers in multiple different series. First on the docket, Team Koene USA will enter eight drivers in the second round of the Sofina Foods US Open in the hopes to secure valuable points towards tight […]

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Registration Now Open for the 2016 United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals

Pinnacle US Rotax event set for August 3-6 in Sonoma, California

Jun 21, 2016
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Heading to the West Coast for the 2016 Sofina Foods United States Rotax MAX Challenge (USRMC) Grand Nationals Presented by Fikse Wheels, registration for the pinnacle Rotax event is the US is now open. Taking place at the premier Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California August 3-6, 2016, seven Rotax MAX Challenge champions will […]

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Jun 21, 2016
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The IAME Atlantic Challenge with Briggs and Stratton previously scheduled for Aug. 12-13, 2016 at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, NC has been postponed to a future date in 2017. An exact date is to be determined. GoPro Motorplex apologizes for any inconvenience. Please stay tuned to gopromotorplex.com for further details on the event.

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Jun 21, 2016
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Phil Giebler Racing’s Nicky Hays, a 14-year-old from Huntington Beach, Calif., became the youngest Senior division feature winner in Superkarts! USA history at Sonoma Raceway’s California ProKart Challenge on June 4 on the .7-mile Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Hays’ triumph was in X30, one of SKUSA’s most competitive divisions with many veteran drivers. The 14-lap […]

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Jun 21, 2016
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Karting champion Max Fedler has been preparing for his professional debut and will enter the Road America rounds of the Pirelli World Challenge in his BMW M235iR.  The Summit of Everest Motorsports driver states “I am excited to compete at Road America.  My great grandfather, grandfather, and dad have all been a part of the […]

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Jun 21, 2016
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Usually the announcement for our great prize package goes out way in advance to the start of the season, but continually adding to the fabulous list of incentives has left it until now to finalize the full details for 2016.  We are very excited that this season we can continue to improve our package while retaining all of […]

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