Sep 19, 2016
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There is no doubt the 20th edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals – presented by VCI Mexico / GP Kart – is going to be a special event. The organization is hard at work, developing a memorable week at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the November 16-20 event. Among the recent news was the […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: August 2016 – Jake Craig

Top Senior driver becomes second ever to repeat as Rotax national champion, notches first shifterkart victory

Sep 19, 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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Sep 19, 2016
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If you competed in two races in 2016 you should really consider the final two races of 2016 in just under one weeks time. As that will qualify you to win the biggest prize the F-Series has had the pleasure to give to our community! This coming Sunday WR Motorsport and The F-Series will draw […]

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Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix to Host California ProKart Challenge Finale

Sixth and final round to decide 2016 series champions on the city streets of Lancaster on September 24-25

Sep 16, 2016
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The 2016 California ProKart Challenge is set to wrap up next weekend during the eighth running of the Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix driven by Sierra Toyota. Over the September 23-25 weekend, the city of Lancaster is set to welcome karters from all over the west coast to compete in a three-day festival event along […]

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Superkarts! USA Announces 2017 Pro Tour Schedule

North America’s top national program introduces new WinterNationals opener in March

Sep 16, 2016
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Over the past seven years, the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour has grown into the largest national karting series in North America.  Each event over the past two years has set new attendance marks and, confirming their commitment to building the sport and educating the masses, SKUSA has invested in a program with the CBS Sports […]

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Sep 16, 2016
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Melbourne’s Todd Road circuit will host the final round the 2016 Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE next weekend (September 23-25). More than 200 competitors will line up at the event where nine Australian Champions will be crowned on Sunday afternoon. Throughout his career Narre Warren’s David Sera has won a record-breaking […]

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Sep 16, 2016
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Three titles were settled at the Oxfordshire circuit. Scott Allen clinched the short circuit gearbox MSA British Championship whilst Harry Thompson completed a unique double in adding the Honda Cadet to his IAME Cadet British title and Jenson Butterfield has done enough to put the MiniMax title to bed, both with a round to run.   […]

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Sep 16, 2016
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The 2016 Canadian Karting Championships were held over the Labor Day weekend at the Academie de karting Jim Russell facility in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec. Among the Rotax and Shifterkart categories, Briggs & Stratton has become the most competitive divisions in the last few years. This year’s event was no different with 29 drivers competing in the […]

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Sep 16, 2016
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2016 comes to an end in just a little more than a week and when we said we are saving the best for last that was an understatement! The championship points battles at this final round are insanely close. And as the prestige level of the F-Series titles have become something ever more special it will be […]

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Strong Series Finale for Top Kart USA

Three wins and a championship

Sep 16, 2016
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The final round of the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) brought another strong performance for the Indianapolis based Top Kart USA team. The final round of USPKS took place September 9-11 at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Bringing home three wins and a championship was a great way for the team to bring their season […]

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Sep 16, 2016
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One race remains before the much-anticipated AKRA American Sprint Cup Series Grand National Championship Oct. 21-23 at the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, FL. Next weekend – Sept. 23-25 – AKRA Southern Tour racers will close out their inaugural season with Round 3 presented by IONIC Edge Chassis at the new Bushnell Motorsports Park […]

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RoboPong 200 On Verge of a Possible Cancellation

New Castle Motorsports Park asking endurance race competitors to secure entries by deadline

Sep 15, 2016
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The RoboPong 200 event has become a staple in North American karting over the past decade as one of the top-five events to take part in. There is no other event like it, with TaG machines pushing the limits around the 1-mile circuit, vying to reach the 200-lap mark first to claim the victory. 2016 […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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Superkarts! USA has released this morning another ‘TomVersation’, this time from the SKUSA Pro Tour SummerNationals back in July at New Castle Motorsports Park. Eyenovation’s Chris Ortenburger sat down with SKUSA CEO and owner Tom Kutscher to go over a number of issues once again, including professional drivers bringing their children to SKUSA competition, engine […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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The ‘ROTAX MAX JETTING GUIDE’ is an application for Android and iOS devices and was designed to assist Rotax MAX evo kart drivers in setting up a recommended main jet based on weather conditions and engine type. The application is available free of charge. To find the perfect set up for the next kart race […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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Reigning DD2 Masters class title holder Ryan Urban of Auckland heads an experienced Kiwi squad which will contest this year’s Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals meeting in Italy next month. The annual Grand Finals meeting pits national and regional Rotax Max Challenge class winners from around the globe against each other at a multi-day meeting […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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Jay Howard’s Motorsports Driver Development kart team wrapped up the USPKS final race in Pittsburgh last weekend. Team driver Braden Eves continued his winning streak, winning Saturday’s race. Eves was on his way to a clean sweep on Sunday before a mechanical issue took him out of the lead of Sunday’s final. Eves became USPKS […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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After what seems like an eternity, the So Cal Oval Karters will get back on the track this Saturday night, September 17, on “Back to School Night” at Wheel2Wheel Raceway on the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville.  It will be the SCOK’s first race since their August 6 date in the Grand Arena at […]

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Sep 15, 2016
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Looking to add value choices within Elite Drivers Academy (EDA), Owner and Founder Louie Pagano has added a host of multi-time champions and coaches to the high level program. With coaching being completed online through Skype, Elite Drivers Academy is using the digital era to add services to drivers not only in the United States, […]

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Sep 14, 2016
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This weekend is Round 4 of the KPX Karting Championship powered by Briggs & Stratton Racing hosted by Kerman Kart Club in Fresno, CA. This race is already getting the nickname “The Big Race”, as KPX tries to exceed their record of 101 entries at Round 3. This track is located in Central California which […]

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From the Tower: Rock Island Grand Prix 2016

Memorable three-days in Quad Cities for 22nd edition of world’s largest street race

Sep 14, 2016
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For 13 straight years, I have traveled west to the Quad Cities area to cover the rare and exciting Rock Island Grand Prix. For the 22nd time, a non-profit volunteer-based group and diehard race fans turn the city streets of Rock Island, Illinois into a two-day race festival centered around the purest form of motorsports […]

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