Oct 13, 2016
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Parking reservations having been coming in at a steady pace over the last couple weeks for the October 21-23 AKRA American Sprint Cup Grand National Championship presented by Kart City Performance at the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, FL. As we inch closer to the event, many of the best parking spots are beginning […]

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Oct 13, 2016
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After a successful venture last year, Birel ART has been confirmed as the official partner to supply chassis for the 17th running of the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals, in the 125 MAX DD2 and 125 Max Mini categories. The most important Rotax event of the year takes place from 15 to 22 October at […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Alexander Rossi Confirmed for Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 20

Indy 500 champ and former karting coach Jaskol team up with Factory CRG at Las Vegas spectacular

Oct 12, 2016
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Andretti Autosport’s Indy 500 Champion, Alexander Rossi will team up with his very first karting coach and karting veteran Matt Jaskol for this year’s SKUSA SuperNationals, from the 14th – 20th November. It has been a phenomenal year for the 25 year old Verizon IndyCar Series Rookie and Manor Racing Formula 1 Reserve Driver, with […]

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2016 IAME International Final: Team USA Wednesday Report

Malukas in the early hunt for Senior title, Yu leads Junior USA roster after qualifying

Oct 12, 2016
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Wednesday marks the first official day of the 2016 IAME International Final. Over 400 drivers have converged on the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France to compete in the five IAME X30 divisions to crown this year’s champions. The first timed sessions of the day set the tone for the remainder of the event, […]

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Oct 12, 2016
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As we near the completion of our 2016 season in Reno, NV on October 16, the directors of the KPX Karting Championship are looking ahead to the growth and prosperity of the series in 2017.  As a result of recent changes in the MG importation and distribution in North America, KPX was faced with a […]

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Oct 12, 2016
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The Rotax brand has obvious confidence in Sodikart, the world’s leading manufacturer, which has has been chosen as the official frame supplier for the second consecutive year in two categories (125 Max and 125 Max DD2 Masters), during the international Rotax Grand Final in 2016. This partnership, uninterrupted for seven seasons, means that a total […]

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Oct 12, 2016
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Maranello Kart monopolized the classifications of the Final round of the 26th edition of the Autumn Trophy, scoring excellent performances and being the absolute protagonist. Maranello Kart has come to the fore in the national categories at the Final of the 26th Autumn Trophy in Lonato, both with works drivers and private teams. A great […]

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Zane Maloney Wins WKA Manufacturers Cup Series Grand National Eagle

Barbados driver for KartSport North America continues to perform high at United States events

Oct 11, 2016
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The 2016 karting season was the first year competing in the United States for Barbados’ native Zane Maloney. A family trip to Florida in December 2015 led to Maloney connecting with the KartSport North America operation, and a full season of racing with the team through a number of events. Since the age of four, […]

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Oct 11, 2016
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With the postponement of the GT Machine Grand Nationals recently at Carolina Motorsports Park due to Hurricane Matthew, World Karting Officials have updated and released the newest version of the event entry blank and weekend schedule for the season finale for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series. The event has been rescheduled for […]

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Jak Crawford Wins in Italy

Third time at South Garda is the charm for American driver

Oct 11, 2016
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For the second year in a row, Jak Crawford has travelled to the South Garda Karting facility inLonato, Italy to prepare for the Vortex ROK Cup International Final where there are more cadet level race entries every year than anywhere in the world. This year, the warmup race chosen for Jak was the Trofeo Autunno Finale […]

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Route 66 Sprint Series Closes 2016 in Springfield

Nine championships decided at Mid-State Kart Club facility with fifth and final event for regional program

Oct 11, 2016
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It was another picture perfect weekend for racing as the 2016 season for the Route 66 Sprint Series came to a close in Springfield, Illinois. The Mid-State Kart Club facility played host to Round Nine and Ten of the championship series, as nine title winners were decided of the two days of racing. Many of […]

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Oct 10, 2016
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The KPX Karting Championship Race #5 will take place at Desert Park Raceway (DPR), home of the Northern Nevada Kart Club (NNKC) in Reno Nevada. The 9 turn high paced Karting facility gives host to possibly the most action packed racing on the West Coast. Beginning on the 540 foot front straight, the racers drive […]

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2016 California ProKart Challenge Champions to be Recognized at Awards Ceremony

11 title winners to receive championship prizes during year-end banquet on October 22 in Lancaster

Oct 10, 2016
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The 2016 California ProKart Challenge completed its program during the last weekend of September, celebrating a record season. Entry numbers increased throughout the season at the six events, beginning with nearly 200 drivers at the opening in February. The championship chases in all 11 categories were hotly contested, with the best five of six rounds […]

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Oct 10, 2016
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MYLAPS Sports Timing and ADAC Rotax Max Challenge took a new step in Wackersdorf last weekend to bring more safety and fair play to the track. All karts in the Mini Class were equipped with a GPS device, which allowed race control to watch and replay the positions of all vehicles and improve regulation decisions. […]

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Stockholm Karting Center Signs Multi-Year Deal with Bridgestone Tires

Northland Region Karting Association to run Bridgestone YLM as Spec tire

Oct 10, 2016
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With the start of the 2017 season less than three months away, and a little bit longer in Northern Minnesota, Stockholm Karting Center and the Northland Region Karting Association has inked a deal with Bridgestone Tires and Grand Products for the upcoming season. Beginning in 2017, the track and local kart association will utilize the […]

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Oct 10, 2016
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TS Racing announced today that it is concentrating its efforts toward the Vega oval and road racing markets. The United States Vega Tire importer, TS Racing, has restructured its operation to focus on the Vega six-inch tire markets.  With the overwhelming success of the Vega Dirt Series, there is a renewed interest in the Vega […]

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Oct 10, 2016
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The Race of Stars International karting event at the Gold Coast Motorsport Training Centre kickstarts the Gold Coast’s SuperFest this weekend. SuperFest – an initiative of the Queensland Government, City of Gold Coast and Supercars Australia – is a community events program that provides support to organisations and groups wishing to host events and projects […]

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Superkarts! USA to Celebrate Pro Tour Stars at SuperNationals 20

Sunday night national championship awards presentation to cap exciting week

Oct 07, 2016
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After dueling it out for two events and four hard-fought rounds of competition, the talented drivers of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour will be heading to the 20th annual SuperNationals in mid-November to duke it out one last time for the biggest prize in North American karting: a SKUSA #1 plate.  The country’s largest and […]

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Oct 07, 2016
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As a result of the postponement of the scheduled Oct 7-9 GT Machine Grand Nationals weekend at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina due to the potential damaging effects of Hurricane Matthew on the area, World Karting Officials, in cooperation with the track and national competitors registered for the event, have mutually agreed to […]

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Oct 07, 2016
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Northwest Gold Cup 2016 Special Invitation Conference November 5-6, 2016 Banquet November 5, 2016 7:00PM Social Hour 6:00PM Please join us to celebrate the crowning the NW champions of 2016. We will be crowning the IKF Region 6/Gold Cup MG Tires Champions in Road Race and Sprint divisions at our annual banquet on Saturday November […]

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