Apr 06, 2016 Ricciardo Kart logo
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Ricciardo Kart is pleased to announce that Troy Loeskow has joined the Ricciardo Kart factory team: the Australian driver will race with Ricciardo Kart Racing at the European and World CIK-FIA Championships in the KZ2 category. Daniel Ricciardo: “We are very excited to welcome Troy into the Ricciardo Kart factory team. We have watched him […]

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Apr 06, 2016 Flavio Camponeschi and Paolo De Conto
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De Conto and Camponeschi great protagonists of KZ in the third of the four rounds of the WSK Super Master Series. Joyner on the podium of OK, Hiltbrand still leading the classification. Wilson and Hauger front runners in OK Junior. Maiden win for Mallet of Team Gamoto in 60 Mini. CRG drivers have been among […]

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Apr 06, 2016 BirelART logo
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Two podium finishes for Birel ART Racing in the third round of the WSK Super Master Series: Jordon Lennox-Lamb (KZ) in second place and Ulysse De Pauw (OKJ) in third. There was a sprint finish for Jordon Lennox-Lamb in the KZ class: the British driver took the chequered flag in his CRY32-S8 in second place, […]

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Apr 06, 2016 Ricciardo Kart logo
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In the third round of the WSK Super Master Series at Muro Leccese, Ricciardo Kart Racing finished in the OKJ class top 10 thanks to Rasmus Lindh. Penalised in heats by some contacts and a penalty due to the nose cone coming off, Lindh managed to stage a comeback in the Final. Starting in seventeenth […]

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Apr 06, 2016 Maranello-Spring Trophy-Dante
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Dante ended second absolute in the Trophy, while Sani, at the debut with Maranello Kart, has been very competitive too. Maranello Kart’s colors have been shining also in the other categories with the highs of the victory of Cesari in Prodriver Under and that of Danti in Prodriver Over. Maranello Kart and its drivers have […]

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Apr 06, 2016 Alex Charpentier (Photo: RGMMC)
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The ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge has successfully started into its 2016 racing season: For the 13th successive year Europe’s most popular ROTAX series – promoted by RGMMC Group – attracts the international elite of karting. Over 150 drivers from over 20 nations entered the season opener at Genk (Belgium) from 28th of March to 3rd […]

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Apr 06, 2016 125 Rotax Max evo-logo
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BRP’s Rotax kart distributor Korridas e Kompanhia, responsible for Portugal and Spain, was honoured with the 2015 Distributor of the Year Award. “We congratulate all our distributors to their success and thank them for their commitment and for the effort they put into their daily business to claim the points of our annual award program”, […]

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Apr 06, 2016 WKA Manufacturers Cup logo
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Round 2 of the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series April 1-3 at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina had all the makings of what appeared to be the FIRST national event of the season. With a jammed packed pit area, competitors fended off wet track conditions early Friday and Saturday morning, the end result being some […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – March 2016 – Kyle Kirkwood

Ocala Gran Prix talent doubles up in championships at Florida Winter Tour

Apr 05, 2016 Kirkwood-DOM-Motorsport
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In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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Apr 04, 2016 KZ_podium
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The heat is rising on the races of the WSK competition in Muro Leccese. The event took place at the facility set near the Adriatic coast, where drivers and teams had to deal with the springlike temperature of the weekend. They needed to adjust the setting of their karts in order to meet the new […]

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EKN Trackside: Challenge of the Americas 2016 – Sonoma Sunday Report

Brooks lands title with victory as French, Jones, and Brueckner add title to CV

Apr 03, 2016 A fourth victory helped to clinch the Senior Max title for Christian Brooks (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The 2016 Challenge of the Americas closed out the season Sunday at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. A solid number of drivers contested the final two rounds of the series with most of the championships coming down to the final round. On the line were three Rotax Grand Finals tickets, which included […]

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Apr 03, 2016 KZ_03-Ardigo
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After the qualifying heats, there are great expectations for tomorrow’s races. There are definitely going to be heated races, even though we are only at the third out of four rounds of the WSK Super Master Series. The great show of international kart racing is hosted, this weekend, by the facility set in Muro Leccese […]

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EKN Trackside: Challenge of the Americas 2016 – Sonoma Saturday Report

Brooks helps title chances with victory, Brueckner and French clinch with wins

Apr 02, 2016 A third victory for Christian Brooks has all but wrapped up the Senior Max championship (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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The opening day of the Challenge of the Americas 2016 series finale weekend produce a number of interesting moments to set the stage for the last round of this year’s title chases. It was a day full of emotions as contenders attempted to better their positions and others began one last attempt at the top […]

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Apr 02, 2016 OK_227-Sargeant
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The WSK Master Series is at its crucial point. Drivers are doing their best to achieve the best performance in this third round of the series, hosted by the World Circuit La Conca. The last round of the event is scheduled on next 22nd May in Adria (I), and all those drivers who desperately need […]

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Paddock Insider: Challenge of the Americas 2016 – Sonoma

Series finale in ‘wine country’ set to crown seven series champions

Apr 01, 2016 COTA-Friday-Sonoma
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the 2016 Challenge of the Americas weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California. The information will not be seen anywhere else, […]

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Mar 31, 2016 ENEOSLittle600-GoPro Motorplex-logo
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GoPro Motorplex is excited to announce the return of the 3rd Annual ENEOS Little 600 free fan event, Tuesday, May 24, featuring popular NASCAR drivers battling bumper-to-bumper in the facility’s fleet of rental go-karts. Conveniently scheduled between the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series All-Star Race and Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, the ENEOS Little 600 […]

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Incentive Programs Announced for New 2016 Colorado Sprint Championship

Fikse Wheels to offer race entries with MAXSpeed Group offering evo Upgrades

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Formed to fill a void and increase awareness of karting in the Colorado region, the MG Tires Colorado Sprint Championship (CSC) announces today an in-depth incentive program for the 2016 racing season. Fikse Wheels has stepped up to offer national race entry to class champions, with MAXSpeed offering special pricing on Rotax evo engine upgrade […]

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Mar 31, 2016 16-03-31-psl-2
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The 2016 season has officially kicked off, and PSL is proud to announce their championship winning arrive and drive program for the two most prestigious series in America. In 2014, PSL Karting made a full commitment to the SKUSA program, dominating the S1 shifter category with Jordon Lennox and having an almost perfect season, taking […]

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Mar 31, 2016 CRG-WSK Super Masters-R3
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The third round of the WSK Super Master Series will take place at the International Circuit La Conca in the first weekend of April. CRG works team reaches this appointment as a protagonist in all categories. The International Circuit La Conca of Muro Leccese will stage the third round of the WSK Super Master Series […]

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Mar 31, 2016 Jewiss-WSK Super Master Series
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Kiern Jewiss heads to La Conca, Italy for the penultimate race in the WSK Super Master Series this weekend. After a difficult start to the series, Kiern is hoping that favourable weather conditions together with a lot of hard preparation will pay off, saying: “I’m looking forward to the weekend because, based on our recent […]

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