Feb 23, 2016
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The 21st edition of the Winter Cup highlighted the speed of CRG drivers in all categories, but this time around they could not hit the big target for several reasons. Positive indications in Junior with Dennis Hauger showing a great growth and in Mini with the podium secured by Mallet and team Gamoto. A great […]

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EKN One-on-One: Briggs & Stratton’s David Klaus

LO206 ‘Godfather’ discusses the past, present and future of the American-made grassroots engine package

Feb 22, 2016
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For the past decade in North America karting, the focus by many sanctioning bodies, manufacturers and organizations have been at national and international level. Single-engine categories has become the norm, with manufacturers bidding to be the quickest, most reliable, and prestigious program. The continuous fighting for the small piece of the karter ‘pie’ has left […]

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Feb 22, 2016
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Bright and sunny skies at Ocala Gran Prix served as the perfect backdrop for the final day of Rotax MAX Challenge action. New winners and championship changeups promise to make the 2016 Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour finale at Palm Beach an exciting conclusion to another fantastic season. Mojo Tires Rotax Rotax DD2 MAX – […]

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Feb 22, 2016
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IKF Region 6 Northwest Gold Cup series is ready to kick off 2016! Sights are set on the first event scheduled for April 2-3 at Southern Oregon Karters in Medford Oregon. “All of our events are sanctioned through I.K.F., as we continue our relationship and its rule book with the Gold Cup series. There is […]

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Feb 22, 2016
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With the Southern California winter behind us the 2016 Los Angeles Kart Club season got underway February 14th at the CalSpeed Karing facility in Fontana, CA.  Hot off its first TaG Senior SuperKarts! USA Super Nationals victory in November, Tru Tech Racing Engines has put a lot of work into fine tuning its TaG program […]

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Feb 22, 2016
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We’re now one month away from the inaugural AKRA American Sprint Cup Series event. The first race of our new 2-cycle and 4-cycle sprint series – the “Southern Tour” Round 1 presented by Razor Chassis – will take place March 18-20 at Carolina Motorsports Park’s 0.7-mile kart track in conjunction with the AKRA Vega Tire […]

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Feb 22, 2016
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Exactly 21 years ago, WR Motorsports decided to officially bring the Brazilian karting tire branded MG, to the very challenging US Market. In fact, this all happened in 1995 when Nelson Piquet suggested Wagner Rossi (WR Motorsports founder), to bring the Brazilian karting tire to the North America. “When I suggested Wagner back in 1995 […]

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Marco Ardigo Wins 21st Winter Cup

Nielsen, Kenneally and Pizzi score victories in annual event at South Garda

Feb 22, 2016
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Some very nice and quite tight finals completed the great success of the 21st Winter Cup that set a participation record of 268 drivers at the South Garda Karting Circuit The 21st edition of the Winter Cup has lived a very exciting weekend with four spectacular finals. This has been the icing on the cake […]

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Feb 21, 2016
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The Saturday prefinals of the Rotax MAX Challenge weekend have concluded for the second round of the Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour Presented by Fikse Wheels. Beautiful weather and energetic crowds kept the atmosphere positive around Ocala Gran Prix today. The grids are now set for the main events taking place on Sunday at the […]

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Feb 20, 2016
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Qualifying has concluded for the Rotax MAX Challenge classes present at the second round of the Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour Presented by Fikse Wheels. Drivers continue the fight to stay ahead at Ocala Gran Prix, as the weekend progresses towards an exciting conclusion. Mojo Tires DD2 MAX – Florida native Oliver Askew under PSL […]

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Feb 19, 2016
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The #OperationGrassroots season kicked off in Northern California with the running of the 2016 Syd White Memorial Enduro, hosted by the Monterey Bay Karters at the Marina Airport. The fifth edition of the event, held February 13-14, started with perfect weather and free practice thanks to David Klaus and Briggs & Stratton Racing.  Eighteen teams […]

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Margay and Bridgestone To Sponsor 2016 GSKA SuperSeries

Two of karting’s biggest names team to support historic Barnesville, GA track

Feb 19, 2016
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Margay Racing and Bridgestone are proud to announce their sponsorship of the 2016 Georgia State Karting SuperSeries. 2016 marks the 3rd year of Margay/Bridgestone involvement with Georgia’s leading sprint karting series. The GSKA 2016 Margay SuperSeries presented by Bridgestone will feature a 13 race championship season held at the historic Lamar County Speedway (famously known […]

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Feb 19, 2016
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Junior tires to be D1s until race 2 of our series. The COA race will also run Juniors on D1s at its Sonoma event on April 3rd. Kid Karts to be introduced at Race 2 ( April 16) of the series, Saturday is race day! Age 5 to start. Honda and Comer , class details […]

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Feb 19, 2016
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The Sofina Foods Florida Winter Tour Presented by Fikse Wheels carries on at Ocala Gran Prix, with Rotax MAX Challenge classes competing at the famed racetrack. Located in the north of Florida, Ocala Gran Prix has historically been the final race of the tour, with many of the championships being decided at the final turn […]

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Feb 19, 2016
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The protagonists of CRG works team will be in Lonato for the 21st edition of the Winter Cup in the weekend of February 21st. Top class lineups in KZ2, OK and OK Junior. Numerous participation also in Mini Rok with private teams. The 21st edition of the Winter Cup is kicking off at the South […]

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Industry Insider: Streeter Super Stands

Established name continues under guidance of Hepfner Racing Products family

Feb 19, 2016
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Passion for the sport of karting drives us all in different directions. Whether its competing as a driver for decades, volunteering whenever possible, or working into the industry side of the sport, we’re all driven by passion. For the past three decades, one of the great examples in karting has been the Streeter Super Stands […]

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2016 Route 66 Sprint Series Expected to be Another Success

16th season of regional program ready for five weekends of competition

Feb 18, 2016
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The Route 66 Sprint Series has set the standard for regional racing in United States karting. Now entering its 16th season, the program is set for another successful season of racing in a five-weekend, three-state championship series spanning from April to October. Route 66 Sprint Series is set to follow its big-brother series – the […]

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Feb 18, 2016
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Nicholas d’Orlando didn’t take much time to find the front of the grid again that he saw so much of in 2015.  In only his second weekend competing in the Junior ROK ranks, and despite some bad luck in the main event, d’Orlando put on an impressive performance last weekend in round two of the […]

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JoMotorsports Kicks Off 2016 with Mini Swift Victory

Multiple podiums over the course of first two weeks of racing

Feb 18, 2016
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Jeff Osborne or better known as JO in the karting community has been in the karting industry for two decades first as a driver, then a national champion tuner, and now a race winning engine builder. After debuting JoMotorsports in 2015, Jeff Osborne has been hard at work in the off-season and the hard work […]

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PSL Karting Continues Florida Winter Tour with Exceptional Speed and Impressive Performance

PSL Karting continues to build on its ROK program, as drivers score highly this weekend among talented competitors

Feb 18, 2016
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Entering the 2nd round of the Florida Winter Tour located at Ocala Gran Prix; PSL Karting was determined to build on its exceptional ROK platform. Showing highly impressive speed in the DD2 category during the first round, Oliver Askew transitioned into the ROK Shifter class for the 2nd round. In his inaugural weekend, Askew qualified […]

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