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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WKA has teamed with longtime supporter Ultramax Racing Chassis of Greenville, S.C., to offer a special $2,500-To-Win Limited Modified race at this July 19-21 Briggs & Stratton Racing Dirt Summer Nationals at Wheel Crazy Kartway in Johnsonville, S.C. Since announcing the Briggs Summer Nationals, WKA received a great number of requests to run a Limited […]

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Numbers Continue to Grow at Round Three of LAKC

Third round of racing for LAKC sees great attendance at CalSpeed Karting event

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The 2013 karting season in Southern California is rolling along with exciting numbers of racers at each round, and even more exciting racing as the Los Angeles Karting Championship (LAKC) held its third round of the season. Karters returned to the CalSpeed Karting complex that allows for multiple configurations. This round, they raced on the […]

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Industry News: P1 Engines Scores Three Pole Positions in USPKS Debut

P1 Engines impresses with three pole positions and three podium results

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With a new series launching in North America, P1 Engines would travel back to the eastern half of the USA to take part in the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS). Taking place at the pristine Mooresville Motorplex facility in Mooresville, North Carolina, P1 Engines powered drivers would close the weekend with some hardware. When […]

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Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) is excited to announce the creation of their next five-race points championship, the Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series, beginning on May 15 and sponsored by Stock Car Steel and Aluminum/SRI, a full-line steel and service center based in Mooresville, N.C., that offers a diverse metals and plastics product line to many of […]

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Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Gears Up for Fourth SKUSA Season

Colorado and Utah racers prepare for regional season with opening rounds at Miller Motorsports Park

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The Rocky Mountain Pro Kart Challenge (RMPKC) is set to go off like a powder keg this coming weekend, as racers from throughout the region are heading to Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, for the opening two rounds of the 2013 season. Entering the series’ fourth year, the Superkarts! USA regional program has welcomed […]

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Round two of the 2013 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is nearing as the Michigan Kart Supply Nationals are set to go off May 24-26 at JET Karting near South Bend, Indiana, the popular sprint track formerly known at Michiana Raceway Park. Pre-registration is open for only one more week. The close […]

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Busy Weekend on Tap for Karting in the United States

ProKart Challenge programs go crazy, Route 66 kicks off season

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The start of May means one thing, Spring is officially here and racing is underway across the United States. After what was a crazy month of April regarding weather, karters all around the country can venture out to the garage to spend the time working on their machines for the upcoming race. This weekend, a […]

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Team News: Champion Racing Returns Intrepid Brand to SKUSA Pro Tour

Drivers climb the running order all weekend in Tucson, Arizona

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Champion Racing stable out of Norman, Oklahoma has taken on the task of reintroducing the Intrepid chassis brand to the forefront of karting in North America. During the April 12-14 weekend, Champion Racing competed in the 2013 Superkarts! USA SpringNationals at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson Arizona. The team saw great results in Intrepids […]

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Making the switch to the CRG brand and competing under the PSL Karting tent for the final round of the Florida Winter Tour (FWT), Floridian pilot Dominic Tesoro is set to embark on a busy 2013 racing season. Making the switch as part of the PSL Karting Driver Development Program, Tesoro will compete both regionally […]

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The newly formed United States Pro Kart Series held their inaugural event at the Mooresville Motorplex and Kartwerks was on the grid with two karts – Yamaha Rookie pilot Griffin Kunz and Leopard Pro racer Andy Schlosser. Excitement was palpable for this new series at the world class facility and the Series delivered in every […]

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