EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Sunday Report

Rogero doubles up, earning $3,500 on the weekend as event end with solid racing

Jun 09, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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The second stop of the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – completed Sunday at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The DRT Racing – Ribtect3 sponsored event saw 129 entries in seven classes battle hard all weekend long, featuring over 30 laps of racing around the 1-mile course […]

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Jun 08, 2013 Garrett Boone scored his first S2 victory of the series
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The Texas ProKart Challenge regional series – presented by 3G Kart Racing/Burger King®/Fernelius Alvarez Attorneys/Dallas Karting Complex held round three and four this past weekend (May 31-June 2) at the Gulf Coast Kartway in Katy, Texas. The 7/10-mile course – located just outside the metropolitan Houston area – welcomed racers within the United States Rotax […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Saturday Report

Rogero smokes field in Pro, Jens earns third straight in Yamaha

Jun 08, 2013 Ashley Rogero drove wire-to-wire for the Leopard Pro victory
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It was an exciting day at the New Castle Motorsports Park as the second event of the United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – contested the first round of competition on the weekend. The seven Yamaha and Leopard categories fought around the 1-mile course for a qualifying session, […]

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EKN Trackside: United States Pro Kart Series – New Castle – Preview

Second stop of new program visits popular Indiana circuit

Jun 07, 2013 USPKS United States Pro Kart Series logo
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After making its debut last month in North Carolina, the new United States Pro Kart Series – presented by Bridgestone, FranklinKart.com, and L&T Manufacturing – will now travel to the world capital of motorsports – Indiana – and the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, IN facility, nearly 10 years old now, is among […]

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Registration Now Open for Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals

Preparations for July 19-21 event at Grand Junction Motor Speedway underway

Jun 07, 2013 SKUSA SummerNationals 2013 logo
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A record-breaking SpringNationals event in April is leading to big expectations for the upcoming Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SummerNationals. The fourth annual event returns to the Grand Junction Motor Speedway in western Colorado on the July 19-21 weekend. The first stop of the 2013 Pro Tour program welcomed a record 227 entries to the event […]

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Team News: CRG-USA Busy Racing in Three Regions of Superkarts! USA

ProKart Challenge in three different states proves no challenge for growing CRG race team

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While the temperatures rise as summer rapidly approaches, the racing action also picks up. Across the country, the Superkarts! USA regional ProKart Challenges keep racers busy in between Pro Tour events. Over the last two weekends, the Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge, Texas ProKart Challenge, and the California ProKart Challenge were all on the track. CRG-USA […]

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During the World Famous GSKA Night Race held on June 1st at the Lamar County Speedway in Barnesville GA, pole-sitters Matt Kessinger and Jim Hanson agreed to start at the back of their respective classes, in exchange for donations to the Oklahoma Tornado Relief Fund. Matt, who has dominated the WKA Senior Clone class this […]

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Series News: Tyler Cooke Continues his Winning Ways in Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series Round Three

Tyler Cooke Continues his Winning Ways in Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series Round Three

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Tyler Cooke, Jason Bowles, Ryan Shattuck and Tim Voth all took home victories in Round Three of the Stock Car Steel/SRI five-week championship series at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX). All four divisions of final races, with the exception of a few laps of the Rental Kart League Light division final heat, made it in before a […]

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Industry News: Results are Plentiful for P1 Engines in Multiple ProKart Regions

California-based engine builder posts strong results across the US

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With multiple SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) sanctioned ProKart regions in action this past weekend, P1 Engines powered drivers would score results across the nation. With race wins and podium results coming from the California, Rocky Mountain and Texas ProKart series, P1 Engines continued to show their engine building diversity throughout multiple classes and engine brands. “I […]

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WSK Euro Series Ends in Genk

Foré returns to top in KZ, Canadian Thompson stands on podium once again in KFJ

Jun 06, 2013 Parker Thompson (r) scored a third place podium finish at the WSK Euro Series finale
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The 2013 WSK Euro Series finished in Genk (B). The winners of the round were Foré (I – CRG-TM KZ1), Johansson (S – Energy-TM KZ2), Nielsen (DK – Kosmic-Vortex KF), and Beckmann (D – Zanardi-BMB KFJ). On Friday, June 7 at Midnight the recap of the race with WSK TV Magazine on RAISPORT 2. THRILLING […]

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Italian Motors Ltd is offering an extraordinary opportunity to Eastern Canadian karting companies to be a part of the prevalent and desired IAME Racing Engine Line. A sole distributer will be appointed to an established karting company looking to invest the necessary time and cost to develop this incredible brand. Italian Motors would work closely […]

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A karting legend has passed. 69-year old Linda Emmick was admitted into the hospital last night and shortly there after passed away. Linda was a major part of the karting industry for over 40 years, as she and her husband Gary founded Emmick Enterprises. They were a leader in engine development and chassis design for […]

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One of the WKA season’s most popular national events takes place this weekend when the VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda runs its fifth event of the 2013 tour, the Mid-Ohio Nationals at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington. The event, hosted by the Ohio-based Dart Kart Club, marks another […]

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Pat’s Acres Racing Complex to Welcome New Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge

Historic Oregon facility to host second stop of the new Rotax and Superkarts! USA regional program

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Following a successful weekend in British Columbia at the Greg Moore Raceway, the new Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge is embarking on its second event of the 2013 season. Returning back to the United States, the Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA regional program will visit the historic Pat’s Acres Racing Complex in Canby, Oregon. The […]

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The fourth round of the SKUSA Prokart Challenge championship saw ART Grand Prix America return to Willow Springs Kart Track. Throwing a twist on the race this time was the competitors would run the track in the opposite direction. A busy May left the team with little time for testing, but confidence was still high […]

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Driver News: Parker Thompson Podiums in KFJ at Round Four of the WSK Euro Series

Canadian earns trip to Super Pole session, takes two heat wins and places third in the final

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Continuing to post impressive results in the European karting scene, Canadian pilot Parker Thompson was back in action this past weekend. Taking on the fourth round of the WSK Euro Series at the Karting Genk International Circuit in Belgium with the Energy Corse factory team, the rising talent would once again be near the top […]

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The NW Gold Cup Series heads back west after an early season eastern swing and brings their third round of touring kart racing action to Mountain High Raceway in Spanaway, WA June 7, 8, 9. Hosted by one of the oldest active kart clubs the Puget Sound Go-Karting Association, round three of the series will […]

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The Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series will be back in action Wednesday night, June 5 for Round Three of the five-week series. A few modifications have been made to the running order for Round Three’s event schedule. Also, special for Round Three, voting will begin for the Stock Car Steel/SRI Series Trophy Build-Off Competition. Stock […]

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Jun 05, 2013 Rotax BRP logo
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BRP (TSX:DOO) is making its debut at the Formula One (F1) Grand Prix du Canada on June 7-8-9, 2013 at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montréal, Québec. While BRP has, for the third straight year, designed and produced the winning trophies, it will welcome the public at its booth near the Pont du Cosmos. BRP has […]

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A $1,500 purse has been posted for Senior Pro Gas Animal racers at round three of the 2013 RLV Gold Cup Series, the Baker Racing Engines Nationals July 5-7 at Camden, Ohio’s G&J Kartway. The $1,500 will be distributed between Friday night’s Animal Heavy Money Race and the Saturday / Sunday Senior Pro Gas points […]

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