Oct 02, 2015 Logan Sargeant taking the victory at the 2015 CIK-FIA World Karting Championships in KFJ (Photo: logansargeant.com)
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Logan Sargeant did what no United States of America driver has done since 1978. This past weekend, the CIK-FIA World Karting Championships took place at the La Conca circuit in Muro Leccese, Italy. Sargeant was among four USA drivers competing in the event, with two in the KF category and two in the KFJ division. […]

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With the 2015 Cold Stone US Open series finale fast approaching, MAXSpeed Entertainment today releases additional important information for the event, including event supplementary regulations, official tent rental company information, a Stock Honda rules update, Las Vegas shipping partner information, and more. “Everything is quickly coming together for the final event on the 2015 MAXSpeed […]

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At its meeting on September 30th, 2015 in Paris, France, the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the following decisions on the basis of proposals by the International Karting Commission. The WMSC approved the deletion of Article 2.3.5 of the International Sporting Code. Consequently, Drivers who hold a national licence can now participate in national […]

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From the Tower: 2015 Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix

Seventh annual event continues to provide excitement, right at the feet of the general public

Oct 02, 2015 (Photo: EKN)
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The 2015 edition of the Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix took place over the September 25-27 weekend, as the southern California city once again transformed its downtown business district into the site for a three-day racing festival. This was the seventh straight year that the BLVD section of the city hosted the event, and the […]

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Oct 01, 2015 (Photo: Carl Barnes -  Double Vision Photography)
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For the better part of the season, Tanner Carter has been one of the most consistent competitors on the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series, posting several top 3 finishes in Sportsman competition. Those results for Carter have kept him in the hunt for a few of the class titles. As the Series made […]

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Phil Giebler Racing’s Nicky Hays of Huntington Beach, Calif., drove to his third victory of the season and Vatche Tatikian of North Hollywood, Calif., made a stirring drive with a damaged kart to finish 10th  in the prestigious Streets of Lancaster (Calif.) Grand Prix to complete championship-winning campaigns in the Superkarts! USA California ProKart Challenge […]

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The Formula 100 Karting Series formed in 2012 as a grassroots karting series designed to provide affordable, competitive and fun motorsport competition for drivers of all ages, budgets and skill levels, beginners to professionals. F100 has experienced rapid and sustained growth since its inception and thus far in 2015 F100 SoCal has hosted nearly 150 […]

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‘Fall Brawl’ Bringing WKA and KART to NCM Motorsports Park

Joint venture between organizations to close out 2015 seasons on October 23-25 in Kentucky

Oct 01, 2015 NCM Motorsports Park
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The anticipation continues to grow for the upcoming ‘Fall Brawl’ event at the NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The WKA Vega/TS Racing National Road Race Series and the KART Mid-America Road Race Series are joining forces to host the series finale for both programs at the new facility, which is located just across […]

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Sep 30, 2015 OK Engine-CIK-FIA
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The world CIK-FIA Championship which took place last week in Muro Leccese (Italy) has its winners: the Polish Karol Basz (Kosmic-Vortex-Vega) is the World KF Champion and the American Logan Sargeant (FA Kart-Vortex-Le Cont) won the title of the KF Junior category. The two new Champions has joined the Dutch Jorrit Pex (CRG-TM-Bridgestone) – who […]

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Sep 30, 2015 Sam Marsh (Photo: Kartpix.net)
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Nine classes came together for a grand final three day event in the 2015 Stevenage Sheet Metals supported Super One Series at the spectacular PF International circuit in Lincolnshire. Apart from some early fog on Sunday morning delaying the start, the weather was good and the racing was hard especially when top championship places were […]

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High Performance Direction Confirmed for Australian Karting

$1,500 trade-in offer for KF2 and KF3 competitors

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Karting Australia has confirmed a high performance pathway for competitors into 2016 and beyond. With the new direction of the KF classes across the world, Karting Australia will integrate a new one-make international style engine into the high-performance junior and senior non-gearbox class. The Vortex Rok DVS 125cc engine will be included alongside the current […]

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2015 United States Pro Kart Series Champions Crowned

Third season of growing program recognizes eight series champions

Sep 30, 2015 (Photo: Kathy Churchill - USPKS)
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The United States Pro Kart Series closed out its third season back in August at the New Castle Motorsports Park facility in central Indiana. The final two rounds of the eight-race championship were contested on the 1-mile circuit, with the championship chase coming to a close in the eight categories. That Sunday evening, the series […]

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Sep 29, 2015 WRKC-Waterloo Regional Karting Club-logo
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It’s that time of year again; the Waterloo Regional Karting Club is preparing to host its 34th Annual Oktoberfest Grand Prix Thanksgiving weekend – beginning with practice on Friday afternoon, October 9th and racing Saturday October 10th. Keeping with karting tradition, the Oktoberfest Grand Prix is one the largest four-cycle karting events in Canada. Included […]

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Sep 29, 2015 So-Cal Challenge logo 2015
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FTK Promotions director Andy Seesemann has postponed the So-Cal Challenge season finale race on October 25, 2015. “We operate our club series with national caliber staff members,” explains Seesemann. “Our race directors, scoring personnel, and tech officials are all integral parts of the Cold Stone US Open team and have to be in Las Vegas […]

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Selection Process and Judges Announced for 2015 Mazda Road to Indy and MAXSpeed Group Driver Advancement Program

Judges panel to consist of Josef Newgarden and Simon Pagenaud along with Michelle Kish and Richard Boisclair

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After a successful program in 2014 that saw four Rotax drivers awarded a one-day test in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, Mazda Road to Indy (MRTI), Andersen Promotions and MAXSpeed Group are pleased to announce more details for the 2015 edition of the Driver Advancement Program as well as the panel of […]

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Cold Stone US Open of Las Vegas Room Block Extended Until October 9

The Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino extends MAXSpeed Entertainment room block

Sep 29, 2015 US Open logo
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As excitement builds for the Cold Stone US Open finale in Las Vegas, Nevada October 28-31, 2015, MAXSpeed Entertainment announces today that the room block at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino has been extended until October 9. With registrations flooding the Florida offices, teams, competitors, families, friends, sponsors and spectators can now book discounted […]

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Sep 29, 2015 Luke Wallace
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Most young drivers, especially those brand new to karting love the adrenaline rush of competition at high speeds. However, 14-year-old Luke Wallace takes it a step further. He may love driving fast, but what has truly piqued his interest in karting has been the understanding and physics behind what makes him go fast. “I love […]

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Zach Holden Joins Team Koene USA for SKUSA SuperNationals XIX

Multi-time champion to receive support from Comet Kart Sales under Team Koene USA banner

Sep 29, 2015 Zach Holden joins Team Koene USA for the SKUSA SuperNationals with support from Comet Kart Sales. (Photo: Focal Perspective Media)
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With the switch to the Tony Kart brand in the middle of July and winning aboard the OTK brand in his first event, the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SummerNationals, Zach Holden will head to the SKUSA SuperNationals as a member of Team Koene USA. Sitting fourth in the Fikse Wheels Pro Tour TaG Junior championship chase, […]

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The Formula 100 Karting Series formed in 2012 as a grassroots karting series designed to provide affordable, competitive and fun motorsport competition for drivers of all ages, budgets and skill levels, beginners to professionals. Since its inception, F100 has experienced rapid and sustained growth and thus far in 2015 F100 SoCal has hosted nearly 150 […]

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Sep 29, 2015 Lachlan DeFrancesco (Center), Reece Gold (Right) and James Egozi (Left) claimed championships and vice championships in the ROK Cup USA program
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With the ROK Cup USA finale taking place this past weekend at the Orlando Kart Center facility in Orlando, Florida, Team BENIK would be on the verge of securing series championships and invites to join Team USA at the ROK International Final in October. After the final checkered flag had flown Sunday and after several […]

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