Mar 09, 2016
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The So Cal Oval Karters will kick off the 2016 racing season this Saturday night, March 12th, at John Aden’s Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville.  The KT100’s, Senior 4 Cycles, F200’s, Open and Junior Junior classes will all be in action.  In addition to the SCOK, the Wheel2Wheel Speedway Sprints […]

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Mar 09, 2016
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Merrittville Speedway, in conjunction with RCM Racing Equipment will present it’s 2016 Kart Driving School Sunday April 17th – a must for all Novice Karters and a great way to start the season for returning karters. “Going into the season everyone needs seat time … especially our brand new karters,” said RCM’s Chris Long, “once […]

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Mar 09, 2016
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CRG drivers have been protagonists in all categories on track in Castelletto di Branduzzo. De Conto on the podium of KZ, Stan Pex first in KZ2, Hiltbrand leading the OK Championship, Hauger and Wilson strong runs in OK Junior, while Putera got on the podium of Mini with Gamoto. A series of great performances has […]

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Mar 09, 2016
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Young Palmerston North karter Jackson Rooney kept his winning record intact at the third round of the 2015/16 Bayley’s WPKA Goldstar Series in Wellington on Sunday, claiming his third class win in a row with four heat race victories from five starts. Heading into the round, hosted by the KartSport Wellington club at its Wynn’s […]

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Mar 09, 2016
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A great 2016 kicked off for Major League Karting with the first event of the year held at the Adams Motorsport Park in Riverside, California on February 21st. This will be the inaugural season for the new race series in Southern California which welcomed drivers from as far away as Canada. With perfect weather conditions […]

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Tanda Racing, a Praga kart dealer and racing team, is pleased to announce the availability of factory-backed Praga arrive-and-drive services for the 2016 North American racing season. In its inaugural year with full factory sanctioning, this will offer unique opportunities to karters wishing to participate in series and events that were previously unsupported. Tanda Racing […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – February 2016 – Mike Jones

Dallas Karting Complex / Sodi Kart pilot in driver’s seat for COTA Masters Max title

Mar 08, 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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BREAKING NEWS: SKUSA and HPD To Inspect Top Stock Moto Engines

Four motors confiscated at ProKart Challenge event

Mar 07, 2016
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EKN has learned that Superkarts! USA made a significant move to confirm the purity of their Stock Moto program this past weekend, confiscating the Honda CR125 powerplants of the first and second place finishing drivers in the S1 and S4 categories at the California ProKart Challenge race at Willow Springs. Following the event, the motors […]

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Utah Kart Championship Set for 2016

Club championship continuing after transition of Miller Motorsports Park

Mar 07, 2016
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The Utah Kart Championship (UKC) is ready for 2016. Following the departure of the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies at the end of the 2015 season, many of the racing series at the Utah Motorsports Campus (UMC) – formerly Miller Motorsports Park (MMP) – were facing uncertain futures during the off season. Thankfully, the […]

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Rotax Micro MAX and Mini MAX Added to Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals

MAXSpeed Group announces US ticket allocation for Micro MAX and Mini MAX classes

Mar 07, 2016
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Just announced by Rotax-BRP, Rotax Micro MAX and Mini MAX classes have been officially added to the 2016 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals, which are set for October 16-21, 2016 at the Circuito Internazionale di Napoli in Sarno, Italy. MAXSpeed Group, the United States Rotax distributor, has been allocated five tickets, which will be awarded […]

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Mar 07, 2016
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It took a terrific series of breath-taking races to defeat the wintry weather which afflicted the WSK appointment with international karting in Castelletto di Branduzzo (PV). The WSK Super Master Series event finale took place at the 7 Laghi International Circuit, and the show didn’t fall short of expectations, even though we were only at […]

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Mar 04, 2016
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It is only the first day of the WSK racing weekend in Castelletto di Branduzzo (Italy), but the Super Master Series has already proved that the top drivers will need to do their best if they want to achieve success. Those who have succeeded in this first part of the season – for example the […]

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Mar 04, 2016
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The DR Racing Kart has continued to grow throughout the North America market, thanks to the work and promotion from DRT Racing in New Hampshire. Now, the Italian manufacturer has named the operation as its sole importer for 2016 and beyond. Don Guilbeault and his staff represent the brand for the United States and Canada, […]

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Mar 04, 2016
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The series heads into Round 1 of the ROK Cup Florida Championship this weekend in Palm Beach ROK Cup Promotions heads into its 4th race season this weekend with Round 1 of the ROK Cup Florida Championship taking place at the Palm Beach Karting track in Jupiter, Florida. With the unofficial entry count at nearly […]

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Mar 04, 2016
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While the winter programs are nearing the stretch run around the country, American karting star Jake Craig has been anxiously awaiting his 2016 racing season debut with new team, Praga North America. The Praga factory driver will kick things off this weekend in Mooresville, North Carolina competing at the WKA Winter Cup finale in the […]

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Mar 04, 2016
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Following several days of successful testing, all eyes will be on Kiern Jewiss this weekend as he heads to Castelletto, Italy for round one of the WSK Super Master Series. Competing in Class OK Junior, Jewiss is hopeful to continue his winning streak after a spectacular win last month which saw him take the WSK […]

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Mar 04, 2016
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Formula Kart Stars are delighted to announce that 2015 Racing Steps Foundation F4 driver Josh Smith will be returning to karts this year to compete in the 2016 British Formula Kart Stars Championship. Josh will compete in the Super FKS class along with 23 other drivers, with his sights firmly set on following in reigning champion Ross Martin’s footsteps […]

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From the Tower: Challenge of the Americas 2016 – PKRA

Championship pictures taking shape after wild weekend in Phoenix

Mar 03, 2016
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We spend our entire raceday up in the tower, watching every on-track session while producing our EKN Trackside Live program, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. The ‘From the Tower’ column is our chance to delve deeper into some of the accounts that develop over a race weekend, those […]

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Mar 03, 2016
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Ventresca Seberras Racing fared well at Ocala Gran Prix for the 2nd Florida Winter Tour Rotax round of 2016. We had drivers Ethan Donkers and Davide Greco onboard for what was a fun and exciting week of racing away from the Canadian cold. For both drivers there was a lot of learning going on as […]

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Mar 03, 2016
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The WSK Super Master Series is about to kick off with the first round of Castelletto di Branduzzo. CRG is going to field the whole works team and some new arrivals, like Teddy Wilson in OK Junior, Hannes Janker and Richard Verschoor in OK. Complete lineup also in KZ and KZ2 with all teams’ champions […]

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