Top Kart USA Makes Florida Winter Tour Debut

Indiana based company competes on both Formula Kart and Rotax weekends

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Making the trek to south Florida, Top Kart USA would make their Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour debut. Traveling to the Homestead Karting facility on the grounds of the famed Homestead-Miami Speedway, Top Kart USA would have drivers compete on both the Formula Kart and Rotax weekends coming home with five top-ten results, a […]

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The final event of the 2013 New Jersey Sprint Series (NJSS) took place on the evening of January 18.  With over 120 guests in attendance for the 2013 Karting Awards Banquet, the night was a great time for all to reminisce about the past season and plan ahead for 2014. The night began with the […]

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AM Engines Kicks Off Florida Winter Tour with Strong Results

AM Engines and AM Chassis stand atop the podium in Homestead

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It was an incredible start to the 2014 Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter (FWT) for AM Racing Team as the Florida-based squad managed to secure multiple podiums results and main event victories. Competing at their home facility of Homestead Karting on the grounds of the Homestead-Miami Speedway, AM Racing Team was at the front of […]

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Joseph Lamberth Looks Ahead to 2014

Talented Rotax pilot looks to continue success

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Rotax champion Joseph Lamberth is primed and ready for his 2014 karting campaign. After a very successful 2013 season, which saw the Mini Max driver claim the CarolinaMotorsportPark class championship and accompanying invitation to join Team USA at the Rotax Max Challenge Micro & Mini Invitational, Lamberth will be looking to repeat his success. “I […]

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P1 Engines Takes Wins and Pole Positions in Multiple Series and Events

P1 Engines sets the pace in TaG Senior grabbing pole and off-pole for this year's event

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Kick starting their 2014 season, P1 Engines traveled to the ‘SunshineState’ of Florida for several national and international events. With drivers utilizing P1 Engines power at the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup event in Daytona Beach, Florida as well as the opening round of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour, P1 Engines was […]

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As the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) enters its sophomore season, the series continues to evolve and provide a solid structure for national level racing. Poised and ready to take 2014 by storm, the USPKS program has put in place a defined ladder of classes from Yamaha Rookie to Leopard Pro. “I am very […]

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Briggs & Stratton Racing is happy to announce the release of the 2014 calendar. “We want to take a moment to thank our racers for submitting over 400 photos for this year’s calendar!  Every year the quality of the photos gets better and better making the decision process downright stressful”, smiled David Klaus, Director – […]

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Additional bonuses have been posted for the HYTORC of Texas Parilla Senior and Arai Helmet / Butler Built Parilla Junior classes at round two of the Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series, the Zoom Zoom Nationals coming this April 4-6 to Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C. In addition to the $1,000 to win Parilla […]

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EKN Trackside: Rotax Challenge of the Americas – Tucson Preview

Seventh season of International Rotax winter program gets underway at Musselman Honda Circuit

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The 2014 karting season is now officially underway, and the Rotax Challenge of the Americas is primed for yet another memorable campaign. This weekend marks the beginning of the seventh season, with rounds one and two set to be contested at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona this weekend. Drivers from all over North […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas – Tucson

January 24-26, 2014: Musselman Honda Circuit

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After a short break during the month of December, the 2014 season is underway as the Rotax Challenge of the Americas is set to begin. The opening two rounds are scheduled for the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. Teams are already moving into the paddock as they prepare for the three-days of action around […]

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Seven Podiums for Team Koene USA in Florida Winter Tour Openers

DeAngelis and d'Orlandos stand on the podium

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Looking to kick-start the 2014 season, Team Koene USA drivers did just that during the opening weekends of the annual Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT). With four drivers on track during both the Formula Kart and Rotax Max Challenge weekends, a total of seven podiums including two main event victories and five pole […]

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Exciting Weekend for The DePintos

Floridian ready for round two of the Formula Kart program in Ocala

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After a disappointing start to the 2014 season where Seve DePinto was forced to miss the opening round of the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup program in Daytona due to a bad crash resulting in a full arm cast, the youngster returned to the seat at the annual Florida Winter Tour. Competing aboard an […]

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Florida Pro Kart Series Changes Race Date to Help Racers

New series moves event off Easter weekend to allow for family time

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With the inaugural Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS) just around the corner, series officials have already had to make a date change to accommodate the racers. Scheduling a race on Easter weekend, the hosting facility and the series worked hard to iron out a new date to kick off the season and allow karters and […]

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Taking to the track late in 2013, Benik Kart made their Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT) debut this January with three drivers taking to the track over the Formula Kart and Rotax Max Challenge weekends. Taking their first career FWT podium in the TaG Junior division two weekends ago, Benik Kart was also […]

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GoRotax.com Driver of the Month Presented by eKartingNews.com – December 2013 – Red Line Oil Karting Championship

Northern California program ranked highest among the United States Rotax Max Challenge

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Thanks to the partnership between MAXSpeed Group and eKartingNews.com, a monthly program has been devised to promote outstanding drivers in the Rotax Max Challenge. The new program – GoRotax.com Driver of the Month presented by eKartingNews.com – is based off a similar program the leading karting website offers each month, focused on the United States […]

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CRG-USA Ready for Further Success in 2014

Expanding race team set for more championships, as dealer network adds two more locations

Jan 21, 2014 CRG-USA operation is primed for more success in 2014 (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Growth has continued month after month for the established CRG-USA operation. Created in 2011, the Grand Junction, Colorado kart shop and race team have garnered the respect of the karting industry and community. Their long relationship with the CRG chassis and products created an opportunity to become one of the North American importers, equaling into […]

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With the higher demands and hectic schedules of the National-Level kart racer, education becomes a concern for many parents, but a service started on the national karting tours, Trackside Tutoring, is aimed at keeping racers “on track” in both their racing efforts and education. The program is the brain-child of Brittany Doyle Lobaugh, a certified […]

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Jan 21, 2014 Route 66 Sprint Series logo
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Come celebrate 14 years of Great Racing, at Great Tracks, with Great People and join in the fun at the MG Tire/L&T Manufacturing Route 66 Sprint Series events.  The Route 66 Sprint Series was started by racers and we listen to our racers and reward our racers for supporting the series. The MG Tire/L & […]

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2014 Venues for Can-Am Karting Challenge Confirmed

Four weekend program set to welcome top Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA racers to the Northwest

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Entering its sophomore season, the Can-Am Karting Challenge has finalized its 2014 schedule and venues, and ready to start building the momentum heading into the new year. The Can-Am Karting Challenge is a unique series, featuring a combination of an international Rotax Max Challenge series and a regional program for Superkarts! USA, traveling to tracks […]

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Grand Prix NY kicked off its winter Adult Racing League. Running their midtown configuration there were over thirty competitors looking to win in three different weight classes. The format of this season consists of a five lap qualifier followed by an immediate grid and green flag for the first of two fifteen minute heats for […]

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