Coast-To-Coast Race Wins and Championships for Benik

Maxson and Willis claim two series titles for BENIK

Oct 04, 2016
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BENIK team drivers dominated from coast to coast over the past two weekends, adding two race wins, multiple podiums, and championship titles to their already stout program. BENIK drivers began their success on the East Coast at the Vortex ROK National Championship, which took place September 16-18 at the Orlando Kart Center in Orlando, Florida. […]

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EKN TV: WKA Manufacturers Cup Series 2016 Grand National On-Board with Braden Eves

MDD driver from Ohio claims WKA Eagle trophy in epic battle in IAME Senior

Oct 04, 2016
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The 2016 WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series closed out the season with the running of the Top Kart Grand National at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, Indiana facility always provides some exciting racing, and the September 23-25 weekend was no different. The numbers may have been lower than expected, the competition level […]

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P1 Engines: Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix Report

Wins and championships for California engine builder

Oct 04, 2016
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The Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix brought many accomplishments this past weekend for P1 Engines. The California engine builder would claim multiple wins, podiums, and championships at the final round of the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) California ProKart Challenge as they now shift their focus to the granddaddy of them all, the SKUSA SuperNationals. P1 Engines […]

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Briggs Weekly Racing Series Partners with SONIC Tools

Top drivers in 2016 points program to receive socket set

Oct 03, 2016
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The Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series is set wrap-up its second year in mid-October, working with tracks across the United States and Canada. Over 2,000 racers in the Senior, Masters, and Junior level divisions – all competing with the Briggs 206 engine package – have been eligible for the a number of outstanding prizes, […]

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Askew and Kirkwood Named as Newest Team USA Scholarship Winners

Karting champions to follow in footsteps of former Team USA alumni

Oct 03, 2016
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Oliver Askew, 19, and Kyle Kirkwood, 17, who, coincidentally, both hail from Jupiter, Fla., were confirmed today as the most recent winners of prestigious Team USA Scholarships. The long-time friends and karting rivals will travel to England next month to contest both the Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch and the Walter Hayes Trophy at […]

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The Winners of the WSK Final Cup in Adria

Ardigo, Basz, Martins and Weug earn top position of podium

Oct 03, 2016
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It was the grandstand finale that everybody was expecting. The WSK Final Cup of Adria didn’t fall short of expectations and the Adria Karting Raceway hosted a weekend to be remembered. WSK Promotion organised an event which attracted 176 drivers coming from 32 Countries and from 5 Continents. Impressive figures that affected positively the quality […]

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Oct 02, 2016
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It was an eventful day, full of gripping heats: 24 were the races which were run at the Adria Karting Raceway to establish the starting grids of tomorrow’s WSK Final Cup Pre-finals and their six pole-sitters. All the races took place with summerlike weather: heated climate also on track, with breath-taking battles which are only […]

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Oct 01, 2016
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The weekend in Adria (Rovigo, Italy) opened in the best way possible: 176 drivers met for the first racing day of the WSK Final Cup at the Adria Karting Raceway. The single round event represents a golden opportunity to finish the season with a bang. On the 1,302 metres of the northern Italian circuit, this […]

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Ocala Gran Prix Adds IAME and MG Racing Tires Product Lines

Major facility in sunshine state providing sales and support for engine and tire brands

Sep 30, 2016
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Ocala Gran Prix is proud to announce a new partnership with IAME engines and MG Racing Tires. The central Florida facility and kart shop is a vital part to the growth and expansion of karting, and has been a major developer of today’s top drivers in North America. OGP has become a very respected name […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The kart racing industry has been asking, and Rotax has listened.  Inside the head office of Rotax, months of research, development and refinement to the very process we know as ‘engine manufacturing’ has emerged with an improved manufacturing process of the Rotax cylinder. What does this denote for every (Junior) engine that rolls off the […]

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Hamilton and Craig Shine in SKUSA Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix

Impressive racing highlighted by thrilling Saturday night Pro races under the lights for California ProKart Challenge finale event

Sep 30, 2016
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For the sixth straight year, Superkarts! USA has capped its California ProKart Challenge season on the BLVD of Lancaster, California, and once again a record turnout of the West Coast’s most talented drivers put on a superb show for a huge crowd who lined the street course throughout the weekend.  The Streets of Lancaster Grand […]

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Series Finale On Tap for Route 66 Sprint Series at Springfield

Nine championships on the line as program visits Mid-State Kart Club facility

Sep 30, 2016
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The 2016 season for the Route 66 Sprint Series is set to finish up at the Mid-State Kart Club facility on October 7-9. Racers took the month of September off, following the Princess Snow Gear sponsored event at the Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park in Wisconsin. Round Nine and Ten are scheduled to take place […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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Eleven classes and 280 competitors set the scene for an exciting Super One finalé at the UK’s best appointed circuit, PF International.  Three titles had been settled prior to this last round, the rest would be fought out through three long days.  Some big prizes were on offer, OTK factory supported free entries for the […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The return to New Castle Motorsports Park for the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals held significant meaning for many, as the season finale would identify the 2016 national champions in the 8 respective classes for the WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series. And while the finishing touches are being placed on the season ending standings to […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The Deutsche Kart Meisterschaft can be recorded with a good success of Pourchaire in OKJ class and two second places, with Basz (OK) and Hajek (KZ2). The final round of the DKM, fifth one held in Kerpen, was very positive for our driver Théo Pourchaire, who collected the long-awaited success. Théo came close to victory […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The Deutsche Kart Meisterschaft on Kerpen circuit finished with a positive second place in the championship for our young driver Charles Milesi. In the DKM closing race, he collected the important points, gaining an excellent third place in race-1, so as to firmly hold the top position in OKJ category. In OK class, Jean Baptiste […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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The technical partnership born between Ferrari Driver Academy and Tony Kart Racing Team, will be celebrated in the event which will be held on October 13th at the South Garda kart track in Lonato (BS). During the day, celebrating the beginning of the cooperation between the FDA and the Tony Kart Racing Team, drivers of […]

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Sep 30, 2016
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Officials of World Karting Association and GoldSpeed USA are proud to announce the latest edition of the Daytona Dirt World Championships, set to run December 27-30 at Daytona International Speedway, will be run solely on the Maxxis Tire this year. In conjunction with the announcement on the return of Maxxis to the World Center of […]

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2017 CIK-FIA Calendar Confirmed

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting

Sep 29, 2016
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At its meeting on September 28th, 2016 in Paris, France, the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the following decisions on the basis of proposals from the International Karting Commission. The pyramid is now in place from Karting to Formula 1 The WMSC approved the one-year reduction of the minimum age of Drivers that can […]

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Puget Sound Road Race Association to Host 2017 IKF Road Race Grand Nationals

Revival of event set to bring top road racers to The Ridge Motorsports Park outside Seattle

Sep 29, 2016
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A crown jewel of motorsports circuits was constructed in the state of Washington at the end of 2011. The Ridge Motorsports Park is a unique layout that incorporated the rolling hills and natural attributes, less than 90 minutes from downtown Seattle. The Puget Sound Road Race Association (PSRRA) has been working hard at growing this […]

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