Industry News: Pserra Racing to Host Garage Sale July 15-18

Special deals on chassis, components and equipment

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Pserra Racing is pleased to announce a special “garage sale” event at their Gormley, Ontario facility. Looking to clear out old inventory, offering customers deals on everything from chassis to axles to kart stands, Pserra Racing’s sale is will be a can’t miss event. While both new and used parts will be available at steep […]

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Driver News: Double Podium for Roger Ralston Jr. at GoPro Summer Shootout

Ralston will now shift focus to US Grand Nationals

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Descending on the Mooresville, North Carolina area, Roger Ralston Jr. would participate in this past weekend’s GoPro Summer Shootout. Known as the ‘unofficial tune-up’ for teams and drivers leading up to the Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals, Ralston Jr. would impress all with his double podium performance and constant speed to run at […]

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Industry News: Odgen USA Stands Tall at GoPro Summer Shootout

Renowned engine builder looks to add drivers to their line-up

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With countless race wins and numerous championships already under the belt, Ogden USA would add to their already impressive resume this past weekend at the GoPro Summer Shootout. Taking place at the GoPro Motorplex facility in Mooresville, North Carolina, Ogden USA powered drivers would score podium results, a victory in one of the toughest Rotax […]

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Driver News: Michael and Nicholas d’Orlando Score Victories at GoPro Summer Shootout

Four podiums for d'Orlando Racing pilots in Mooresville

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After competing at the fourth round of the World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup program in South Bend, Indiana, d’Orlando Racing (DRC Inc.) pilots Michael and Nicholas d’Orlando would head south to Mooresville, North Carolina. Traveling directly to the GoPro Motorplex in preparation for the GoPro Summer Shootout, the d’Orlando duo would return to Rotax powered […]

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David Malukas scored two big wins over the last two weeks in a couple of the most competitive karting series in the country. Two weeks ago David and the HMD Trucking MRP Birel team traveled about an hour and a half east of the Malukas’ Chicago-area home to compete at round four of the 2013 […]

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Driver News: Tyler Gonzalez Scores a Victory at the GoPro Summer Shootout

Pole position, race win and podium in Mooresville, North Carolina

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With the upcoming Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals on the horizon, Rotax Micro Max standout and AM Chassis pilot Tyler Gonzalez would head to the GoPro Motorplex facility in Mooresville, North Carolina for this past weekend’s GoPro Summer Shootout. Known as the “unofficial test weekend” leading up to the big show, Gonzalez proved […]

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Team News: Phil Giebler Racing – Can-Am Karting Challenge Report

Phil Giebler Racing’s Sparks 2nd, 3rd, Preston 4th, 6th, in Rotax Can-Am Challenge at McMinnville

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Phil Giebler Racing’s Trenton Sparks finished second and third in Mini Max and Jake Preston took fourth and sixth in Rotax Junior in the features of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge at the .6-mile Mac Track on Saturday and Sunday (July 6-7). Sparks of Bakersfield, Calif., maintained his record of standing on the podium in […]

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Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Hosts Colorado’s Largest Regional Race of Season

Hot temperatures matched the exciting racing in Grand Junction

Jul 11, 2013 Grand Junction’s Sabré Cook was victorious in the overall battle in the S1-S2 group Saturday
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The fourth and fifth rounds of the 2013 Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge took place at the challenging Grand Junction Motor Speedway last weekend, and the racing was as good as the state has seen in many years. A long list of RMPKC regulars and championship contenders traveled in for the third stop of the season, […]

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2013 SKUSA Pro Tour SummerNationals to Invade Colorado

Grand Junction Motor Speedway to host Superkarts! USA national tour next weekend

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The fourth season of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is becoming one of historic proportions, thanks to the unparalleled 2013 prize package and record numbers that were attracted for the opening round event, the SpringNationals in Tucson, Arizona back in April. The series has enjoyed incredible momentum since its debut in 2010, and this year […]

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Kiwi News: CRC Speedshow Top Half Series – Tokoroa Report

Top Half Club Trophy to Mt. Wellington

Jul 11, 2013 Connor Burson
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Strong performances by club members across all seven CRC Speedshow Top Half series classes have earned Auckland kart club KartSport Mt Wellington the prestigious Roundabout Kart Shop Club Challenge Trophy for another year. The  East Auckland club, where both Indianapolis 500 winner Scott Dixon and World Karting Champion Wade Cunningham got their starts, has been […]

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VemmeKart official team driver Kale Kunicki made the trip all the way from Canada to Grand Junction Colorado to take part in the extremely competitive TaG J class at the Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge race series which many used as a “tune up” race for the upcoming SKUSA SummerNats in two weeks. Kale joined the […]

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Driver News: Michael Benyahia Claims Podium Result at GoPro Summer Shootout

Tecno pilot proves to be very quick in Grand Nationals testing

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Looking to prepare for the 2013 Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals, Florida-based driver Michael Benyahia would head to the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina this past weekend. Looking to get his Techno chassis up to speed, Benyahia had the opportunity to test in both wet and dry conditions, as the forecast would […]

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Team News: Summit GP Shows Speed at Latest Round of ECKC

Tony Kart squad scores pole positions and podium results

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Heading to the second event weekend in the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC), Tony Kart team Summit GP continued to show their speed in the Rotax divisions. With the event-taking place at the famed Goodwood Kartways near Stouffville, Ontario, and team drivers would flex their muscles scoring pole positions and podium results along the way. […]

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Indoor News: Octane’s Family Fun Kart Racing Gears Up to Celebrate Scottsdale Move

New facility will feature the only permanent indoor and outdoor track in the United States with a Grand Opening Weekend celebration beginning July 19

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Octane Raceway’s last race at their Phoenix location took place last night, as they close for the week for a fluid transition into their new Scottsdale venue, which is set to open at the Pavilions at Talking Stick on Friday, July 12. After ten years, Octane is raising the bar by moving their business from […]

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Industry News: P1 Engines Continues to Add More Drivers in IAME Only at Manufacturers Cup Action

California-based engine builder expands driver list and scores race wins in South Bend

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Continuing to support their customers during the 2013 World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup Series, California-based P1 Engines would make the trek to the Jet Karting of MRP facility near South Bend, Indiana for the fourth of sixth rounds. Adding more drivers to the IAME Only class, P1 powered drivers made multiple podium appearances in […]

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Team News: Team Koene USA Scores Double Victories at GoPro Summer Shootout

Both Michael and Nicholas d'Orlando top the blocks in Mooresville

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Heading south to the GoPro Motorplex facility in Mooresville, North Carolina, Team Koene USA would head to the event with testing in mind. With the upcoming Rotax Max Challenge United States Grand Nationals at the same facility, team drivers would be using this event as a tune-up for the upcoming national event. With drivers getting […]

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Series News: Red Line Oil Karting Championship – Round 5 Preview

Summer is heating up at the Red Line Oil Karting Championship

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As the summer heats up, so will the competition in all of the classes of the Red Line Oil Karting Championships. Great racing is what you can expect this coming weekend as drivers in Race #5 in the championship will be challenged by the tight Reverse Sprint configuration. The GoPro Hero featured class will be […]

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The Motul IKF Region 7 Championship Series brought to you by K1 Race Gear and Bridgestone tires continued their season for races #7 and #8 at the Willow Springs Kart Track. The new K1 Race Gear 2013 champion’s driving suit was on display this weekend, meeting with rave reviews from drivers used to only getting […]

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Jul 10, 2013 Daniel Ticktum
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Passing the halfway mark for the series at an immaculately presented Larkhall circuit in Scotland, the KZ1 gearbox class was absent, having only three rounds this year. It will return at the Shenington last round. Hot sunshine was the order for Sunday’s racing, too hot for some. KF Junior (MSA Junior British Kart Championship) Daniel […]

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World Karting Association officials have opted to make a change to the schedule of next weekend’s Briggs & Stratton Racing Dirt Summer Nationals at Wheel Crazy Kartway in Johnsonville, South Carolina. The show was originally schedule July 19-21 as a traditional WKA Friday, Saturday, Sunday program with between 13 and 17 classes running each day. […]

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