Apr 06, 2016
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Challenge of the Americas 2016: Sonoma Finale Preview – Part 3

Senior title going down to the wire, Jones looking to wrap up Masters championship

Mar 31, 2016
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The Challenge of the Americas is set to close out its 2016 season this weekend, April 1-3 at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Over 100 racers took part at the opening event in Tucson back in January, followed by a slight increase in numbers attending the Phoenix round last month. Pre-entries are strong heading into […]

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Mar 31, 2016
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The first two races of the new season for Matt Michel on the Dunlop/Xeramic National Road Race Series presented by Russell Karting could not have been any more different if you scripted it. After sustaining serious injuries in a turn 3 crash on the high banks of Daytona, leaving the young driver with several broken […]

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Mar 31, 2016
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Competitors running the 2016 edition of the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series April 15-17 at 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida have until Tuesday April 5 to catch the pre entry fee pricing. While there have been a number of changes to the Gold Cup fee structure for the new year, there […]

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Margay Factory Team Heads to GoPro Motorplex

The red and black look to carry momentum into NASCAR country

Mar 30, 2016
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Racers set their sights to NASCAR country as the nation’s best karters head to Morresville, North Carolina at the GoPro Motorplex for the second round of the WKA Manufacturer’s Cup Series.  Ten drivers will carry the Margay colors throughout five categories, ranging from IAME Pro Swift to Briggs Senior.  After a successful opening round in […]

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Speedway Indoor Karting Set to Open Friday

‘Indoor Racing Capital of the World’ to open for the public in Speedway, Indiana

Mar 30, 2016
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Indianapolis has now become host of the ‘Indoor Racing Capital of the World’ on Friday when Speedway Indoor Karting opens in Speedway, Indiana. The facility is the creation of IndyCar driver and car owner Sarah Fisher and her family. SKI is a 60,000 square-foot building equipped with a two-level road course along with a mini […]

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Challenge of the Americas 2016: Sonoma Finale Preview – Part 2

Brueckner looking to stay perfect in Junior, French and Griffin battling heat up while Elliott has title provisionally locked

Mar 30, 2016
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The Challenge of the Americas is set to close out its 2016 season this weekend, April 1-3 at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Over 100 racers took part at the opening event in Tucson back in January, followed by a slight increase in numbers attending the Phoenix round last month. Pre-entries are strong heading into […]

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Challenge of the Americas 2016: Sonoma

April 1-3, 2016: Simraceway Performance Karting Center - Sonoma, California

Mar 30, 2016
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Two events in the books, one final weekend remains for the Challenge of the Americas 2016 program. The seven different championship chases comes to a close at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center in Sonoma, California on April 1-3. For three drivers, it is a chance to earn a ticket to the 2016 Rotax Max Challenge […]

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