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For the second straight event, IPK North America had a very strong showing in Eastern Canadian Karting Championship competition as it once again sent seven different drivers to the podium, this time in six different classes and in both two-cycle and four-cycle categories. IPK was on the Goodwood Kartways podium four times on Saturday, and […]

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As Americans all over our great country celebrate our independence this weekend, we are also reminded that the 2013 Rotax MAX Challenge U.S. Grand Nationals are now less than four weeks away. The event, to be held July 31st through August 3rd at the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, NC, will crown seven National Champions and […]

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Texas ProKart Challenge Battles Heat and Night Racing Conditions at North Texas Kartway

Unique Thursday through Saturday event completed rounds five and six of the 2013 season

Jul 06, 2013 Miguel Lopez (13) and Ryan Kinnear (3) were the top two drivers on the weekend in S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto
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It was a special three-day event at the North Texas Kartway in Denton, Texas for the Texas ProKart Challenge regional series – presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King®/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys/Dallas Karting Complex. From June 27-29, the evening air was filled with fuel and tire smell with sparks flying as the karts navigated the challenging course […]

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Team News: CRG-USA Ready for Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Event at Home

Grand Junction-based operation stacked for SKUSA SummerNationals warm-up race weekend

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Following a busy month of May, the CRG-USA operation spent most of June preparing for what will be another busy few weeks in July. Thankfully, the events will be at the base of the operation, competing at the upcoming Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge and Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway. […]

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Team News: Top Kart USA Leaves JET Karting with Four Grand National Eagles

Karting powerhouse claims four victories and ten pole positions in WKA Man Cup action

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Again displaying a dominant effort in World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup action, Top Kart USA would leave the Jet Karting of MRP facility in South Bend, Indiana with a bevy of hardware during the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals. Claiming a staggering ten pole positions and earning an impressive four Grand National Eagle trophies, […]

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Driver News: Anthony Gangi Jr. Victorious at WKA Manufacturers Cup Grand National Event

Grand National Eagle and four additional top-five results at Jet Karting

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Descending on the Jet Karting of MRP facility in South Bend, Indiana, Sportsman pilot Anthony Gangi Jr. was looking to get back to his winning ways. Competing at the fourth round of the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup program, Gangi Jr. steered his Tony Kart chassis to five top-five results including one main event […]

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Grant Quinlan gave World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup Series fans something to remember Sunday afternoon at JET Karting at Michiana, the site of round four of WKA’s 2-cycle national sprint series and the annual Man Cup Grand Nationals. Quinlan started in 20th position in the 23-kart Yamaha Junior 2 main event and passed 19 racers […]

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Team News: Phil Giebler Racing – Can-Am Karting Challenge McMinnville Preview

Phil Giebler Racing’s Sparks, Preston, Maddison head to McMinnville for rounds three, four of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge

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Phil Giebler Racing’s Trenton Sparks will try to close in on rival Sting Ray Robb for the championship in Rotax Mini Max, Jake Preston will seek podium results in Rotax Junior and Emily Maddison will try to rebound in Rotax Junior in the fifth and sixth rounds of the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge on Friday […]

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This past weekend KMS North America competed in the second round of the ECKC at Goodwood Kartways. The team had 7 drivers competing, consisting of: Micro Max: William Chayer Jnr Rotax: Antoni Ptak Nataël Cantin Snr Rotax: Bryce Choquer Olivier Bedard Briggs Snr: Walter Pollo DD2: Ben Cooper Ben Cooper continued his form from the […]

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Jul 05, 2013 Jonathan Kotyk went four for four at the Grand Nationals
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After years of trying Jonathan Kotyk won his first WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series final in May at New Castle Motorsports Park. At JET Karting at this past weekend’s Top Kart USA Grand Nationals, Kotyk backed up his first-ever national win with four main event victories in the four classes he entered. Kotyk, […]

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eKartingNews.com United States Rotax Driver Rankings – June 27, 2013

First release of 2013 national point standings sets up initial leaders in six categories

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With cooperation between MAXSpeed and eKartingNews.com, the partnership is proud to release the opening standings for the eKartingNews.com United States Rotax Driver Rankings. The program features all United States Rotax Max Challenge series, clubs and drivers, collecting the results throughout the country to match each USRMC member against one another in all six categories. The […]

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Superkarts! USA officials have opened registration for drivers who have met the requirements of the SKUSA Priority Pre-Entry Program for the 2013 SuperNationals. Eligible drivers must register on http://www.superkartsusa.com before the end of July 8 so that they will be added to the list of competitors who will receive an email containing custom pre-entry instructions. This step-by-step […]

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EKN TV: Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – On-Board w/Louie Pagano

California driver gives us front seat to opening round battle in TaG Senior from Arizona event

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With the Superkarts! USA SummerNationals just two weeks away, EKN felt it was time to get the race energy flowing once again. The TaG Senior category saw great battles throughout the weekend of the SKUSA Pro Tour SpringNationals back in April, including the opening day main event won by Andrew Zimmer. EKN TV is able […]

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K1 RaceGear is proud to announce the sponsorship of multiple time kart winner and champion, Scott Falcone. “Scott has proven to be an extremely successful ambassador to the sport of karting and we are pleased to have joined forces with him as he continues his winning ways through 2013 and beyond”, said Richard Zimmermann of […]

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Birel “Junior” drivers finished off an amazing month of June by scoring 6 wins and 20 podiums during the WKA Manufacturer’s Cup at JET Karting this past weekend. More impressively, the wins came from five different drivers and two different chassis models with both the C28R and RY30-S5 claiming victories among the Cadet & Junior […]

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Team News: 2Wild Karting Continues to Excel in West Coast Karting Action

Tony Kart team earns podiums and victories at two CalSpeed events

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Continuing to showcase their talents, premier karting operation 2Wild Karting recently took in two events at the CalSpeed Karting facility in Fontana, California. Scoring several podium results in round five of the Los Angeles Karting Championship (LAKC), where several team drivers are also in contention for championship titles, 2Wild Karting also racked up two victories […]

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One again SLKA will be hosting the Kid Kart Nationals at Thunder Valley in Pevely, Mo. This year we have partnered with Cruise One as the primary sponsor. We would like to thank Mary , at Cruise One for her support of this event. This is the 11h anniversary for the Kid Kart Nationals and […]

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Jul 03, 2013 Sean Babington
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Thrilling races excited the crowd at Britain’s premier circuit, at 1.382km it is the longest the series will visit. However driving standards were poor, especially in Mini Max, and many penalties were issued, some appealed with a little success. Clerk of the Course Alan Bryant warned the drivers, saying: “The driving standards are unacceptable, penalty […]

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Round three of the 2013 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is nearly here with the national 4-cycle sprint tour heading to G&J Kartway in Camden, Ohio, where the Baker Racing Engines Nationals will take center stage in the 4-cycle sprint karting community. The Baker Racing Engines Nationals will open with a full […]

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Briggs & Stratton and Rock Island Grand Prix Announce $25 Entry Fee for Second LO 206 Race

Engine manufacturer to support racers registration for Labor Day street race

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The Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest karting street race, and Briggs & Stratton Motorsports have announced an exciting incentive program for drivers participating in the Briggs Local Option 206 class at Rock Island this Labor Day weekend. In an effort to respond to competitor’s requests for more track time, the Rock Island Grand […]

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