Driver News: Nicholas Brueckner Excels at Texas ProKart Challenge Series Opener

MRP-Birel America driver earns two pole positions and three wins at DKC

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After claiming the 2013 Florida Winter Tour Rotax Mini Max championship title in March, MRP-Birel America pilot Nicholas Brueckner was back in action this past weekend. Taking on the first two rounds of the Texas ProKart Challenge at the Dallas Karting Complex (DKC) in Caddo Mills, Texas, the rising talent would leave with a bevy […]

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May 08, 2013 WSK-CIK website
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THE NEW CIK-FIA WEBSITE -WWW.CIKFIACHAMPIONSHIP.COM – IS ACTIVE. THE SITE IS THE REFERENCE POINT IN THE INTERNET FOR ALL THE EVENTS OF THE CIK-FIA WORLD AND EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS. THIS IS THE NEW TOLL OF WSK PROMOTION TO IMPROVE COMMUNICATION. The opening event of the 2013 CIK-FIA Season is approaching: the KZ and KZ2 European Championship […]

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May 08, 2013 Rotax Max Light class winner for 2012-13 Jack Bridgeman
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Hawke’s Bay driver Jack Bridgeman beat his Taranaki rival Ben Thom at the final round of the 2012/13 Wellington Provincial Karting Association (WPKA) Supreme Kart Supplies Gold Star series in Wellington over the weekend – but so evenly matched have the pair been at previous rounds that they ended up tied on points and therefore […]

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The IKF Region 7 Championship Series will run its next event, races 5&6, over Memorial Day Weekend, May 24-26 at Grange Motor Circuit. Friday will be an optional practice day with all classes racing both Saturday and Sunday. All championship classes will race in the counter-clockwise direction both days. In honor of our fallen soldiers […]

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EKN Trackside Live Broadcasts from SKUSA SpringNationals and USPKS Now Available on YouTube

Audio of all on-track activities available as they were broadcasted during weekend events

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eKartingNews.com is working through a busy 2013 schedule for the ‘EKN Trackside Live’ program. After working with the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program during the winter months, EKN has partnered up with the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour and the United States Pro Kart Series for the summer months. Each series hosted their opening events […]

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There was a lot of excitement leading up to the inaugural United States Pro Kart Series event at Mooresville Motorplex. This would be the first event ever for USPKS as well as the first major karting event at the recently constructed MMX track and the Comet Racing Engines team was looking to make its mark […]

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Adams Motorsports Park is one of the oldest karting facilities in the world and this past weekend it played host to the 3rd round of the SKUSA ProKart Challenge series. Having record numbers at the first two events of the championship, the series has grown into one of the toughest touring series in the country. […]

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The first round of the United States Pro Karting Series was a success for PCR and the Checkered Motorsports team. Displaying speed in both the wet and dry conditions, the PCR chassis were able to come home with a win in Rookie sportsman and quick pace in the Junior and Senior division. J.P. Southern Jr. […]

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Driver News: Parker Chase Victorious at Texas ProKart Challenge

New Team PSL Karting driver scores win and podium result at Dallas Karting Complex

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After making the switch to the potent Team PSL Karting before the final round of the Florida Winter Tour, rising karting star Parker Chase was able to take the Saturday victory in the Rotax Mini Max class this past weekend at the Dallas Karting Complex (DKC). Taking on the first rounds of the Texas Pro […]

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WSK Master Series – Precenicco Report

Verstappen (NL – CRG-TM KZ2), Boccolacci (F – Energy-TM KFJ), Lorandi (I – Tony Kart-Parilla KFJ) and Martinez (E – Hero-LKE 60 Mini) finish on top

May 07, 2013 KZ2 podium
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The WSK Master Series leaves Precenicco and makes for the final round. The third and last but one round is over and the WSK Master Series of karting is moving fast towards the final round of the season. In Precenicco (Udine, Italy), on the International Circuit Friuli Venezia Giulia, today’s races assigned the last points […]

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Industry News: Successful Start to the Season for Pserra Racing

First club races in Ontario see Pserra drivers excel; trackside support vehicle makes Canadian debut

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After wrapping up the 2013 Florida Winter Tour (FWT) back in March, Pserra Racing drivers have finally been able to get on track in Canada. With the cold winter months making way for warmer spring air, the Canadian karting season is now in full swing and Pserra Racing has been busy taking in some club […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – May 1, 2013

Tony Kart begins back on top over CRG and Birel

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The 2013 karting season is well underway in the United States and across the world. A busy first third of the calendar year has already passed, with 10 events already in the books for the eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship. A wide variety of chassis brands have scored points with many more expected. The top chassis thus […]

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The 1st round of the SKUSA Pro Tour has come and gone, and once again the SwedeTech customers showed a commanding dominance of the Stock Moto classes. SwedeTech customers secured 7 of the 8 possible wins for the double event weekend, secured 5 of the 8 possible Pole Positions, and amassed 14 podium finishes. The […]

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On Sunday April 14 the Red Line Oil Karting Championships returned to the Simraceway Karting Center for Race 1 of the Molecule Karting Championship and Race 2 of the Sanzaru NorCal Rotax Challenge. Saturday’s activities included open practice and the first series race of the EVO electric kart class as well as a return of […]

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Series News: Rok Cup USA Adds Orlando Kart Center to its Growing List of Official Regions

Famed Central Florida Facility Puts Two Dates on the Rok Cup USA Calendar

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Rok Cup USA and Orlando Kart Center sealed a deal today to host a two weekend regional Rok Cup program in 2013 at the popular Central Florida facility. May 17-19, and July 26-28 mark the dates the Orlando Kart Center will play host to Rokkers from around the region. Rok Cup USA participants in the […]

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Driver News: Anthony Gangi Jr. Earns Two Podium Finishes in Junior Debut

Rising star shines in new class at inaugural United States Pro Kart Series event

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After a stellar first quarter of the 2013 karting season in the cadet karting ranks, standout driver Anthony Gangi Jr. would make his junior class debut this past weekend. Taking on a brand new series, the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS), as well as a brand new class, the young gun was able to […]

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The Jacksonville Plaza Grand Prix, presented by Good Times Docs, has recently announced the addition of several money classes in addition to the Mid America Track Challenge (MATC) classes that will be racing. There will be three 25-lap cash payback races for the TAG, Yamaha Supercan and Clone Senior classes. The Sunday May 19th event […]

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Industry News: Position 1 Fitness Announces Official Partnership With Jim Russell Karting Academy

P1 Official Fitness Partner of Jim Russell Karting Academy for 2013

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Position 1 Fitness is pleased to announce its partnership with Jim Russell Karting Academy, Mont Tremblant for 2013. This relationship will result in access and information on training programs for all participants attending the Jim Russell Karting Academy, as well as special offers for past and future Academy participants. P1 staff will also be in […]

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Driver News: Dylan Tavella Ends Busy April and Looks Towards the Rest of the 2013 Season

Regional events and national events highlight a busy month of racing

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With the annual Florida Winter Tour ending in March and the cold winter months finally breaking in his home state of New York, up and coming superstar Dylan Tavella would head south for some wheel-to-wheel action. With several national events held at the new Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) facility in Mooresville, North Carolina, Tavella would see […]

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Skip Barber Racing School to Award $11,000 to Top Performers of the IKF Skip Barber Challenge

Winners to compete in Karting Scholarship Shootout, Nov. 4-6, Sebring International Raceway

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Skip Barber Racing School is proud to announce a partnership with the International Kart Federation Region 7 Championship Series and the creation of the 2013 IKF Skip Barber Challenge. This special competition is open to IKF members ages 13-25 racing in the IKF Region 7 Championship Series in the Spec PRD Senior and Spec PRD […]

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