Team News: CRG-USA Garners Six Podium Finishes at SKUSA SpringNationals

A total of 13 top-10 finishes for the large North American CRG race team

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The opening round of the 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour was a successful trip for the CRG-USA race team. Supporting 17 drivers and other CRG drivers from across North America, the Colorado-based operation guided four drivers to the podium at the SKUSA SpringNationals at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. In total, CRG-USA drivers […]

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One podium on Saturday in the S-5 class, and a pole position on Sunday in the S-2 class for the GP Texas USA team in Tucson, AZ. The team arrived to the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson AZ, with 4 talent drivers, 3 of those drivers come from Mexico, two drivers in the S-2 class, […]

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Industry News: P1 Engines Adds More Victories to 2013 Total

P1 Engines wins TaG Junior in SKUSA competition

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Fresh off scoring three SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) championships in 2012 and starting the 2013 World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup off with multiple victories, P1 Engines would travel to Tucson, Arizona for the opening round in the SKUSA Pro Tour. Taking place at the Musselman Honda Circuit, the California based engine company would add more wins […]

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Team News: Pserra Racing Gears Up for Summer Karting Season

Antonio Serravalle to contest WSK competition this weekend

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Looking to get the 2013 Canadian karting season up and running, Canadian OTK importer Pserra Racing has announced plans for the upcoming season. Showing support to OTK competitors at all major series throughout Ontario and Quebec, Pserra Racing will be present at all Coupe de Quebec and Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC) events as well […]

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Oakland Valley Raceway Park (OVRP) is hosting a data acquisition seminar for their customers on Sunday, April 21 from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM. The workshop is open to kart and car racers utilizing the AIM RaceStudio2 software and will be taught by professional driver and driver coach, Marc Miller. OVRP has been home to […]

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Race Report: Florida Karting Championship Series – Round Two

Series continues to provide some of the best and most competitive regional karting action

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After a successful opening round to the Florida Karting Championship Series (FKCS) back in mid-March, the program would travel south to the Homestead Karting Complex on the grounds of the famed Homestead-Miami Speedway. Looking to carry the momentum of a record number of entries at round one and some fierce wheel-to-wheel action, competitors did not […]

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KartSport North America Announced as Newest U.S. Distributor of Fernando Alonso Racing Karts

Operation to offer second brand at Mooresville Motorplex location in North Carolina

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KartSport North America has announced a partnership with Fernando Alonso Racing Karts as the newest United States distributor of FA Kart. KartSport North America has served and will continue to be the exclusive North American importer for Arrow Racing Karts, adding the FA Kart brand to their inventory in an effort to better serve their […]

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Driver News: Two Podium Finishes for Sabré Cook at SKUSA Pro Tour SpringNationals

CRG-USA driver earns two third-place finishes as top S1 Pro Stock Moto rookie in Tucson

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2012 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto champion Sabré Cook made her professional debut this past weekend in Tucson, Arizona. The SKUSA SpringNationals were held at the Musselman Honda Circuit, sporting a record number of competitors for the event and the series. The event was very successful for Cook, as she competed against […]

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Following the RACERSITES Cup finale at Mooresville Motorplex on April 10, Drew Herring was not only crowned the Rental Light Class Champion, it was announced that he was randomly selected as the winner of the RACERSITES Contingency Award Program’s grand prize – a FASTRAX website. In addition, RACERSITES announced that they will extend one of […]

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Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) will head into an action-packed, doubleheader weekend for their club series, the MMX Karting Challenge. Rounds Two and Three of the MMX Karting Challenge will run on Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21 as two separate race events. This weekend’s twin segments of the MMX Karting Challenge will follow a race […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – March 2013 – Blaine Rocha

California driver puts in dominant performance to clinch Rotax Challenge of the Americas crown

Apr 17, 2013 Rocha swept the entire weekend at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas finale to claim the championship
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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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Industry News: Buddy Rice to Compete in X-Games Rallycross

BRK owner and Indy 500 winner Buddy Rice to compete in X-Games Rallycross

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Buddy Rice will compete this weekend in his first X Games at Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, in a Rallycross Volkswagen Polo prepared by Marklund Motorsport. Rallycross courses vary from venue to venue and are less than one mile per lap from standing start to flying finish with a tarmac to dirt mixture. There is always […]

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Fourth place in the second feature race of the weekend on Sunday afternoon was the best result for Kiwi karter Daniel Bray at the season-opening SpringNationals kart race meeting in the United States over the weekend. The double-header meeting at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona, hosted the first two rounds of this year’s […]

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Industry News: Position 1 Fitness Announces Launch of Free P1 Mobile Online Trainer

P1's successful platform now available free to everyone

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After the successful launch of the P1 Mobile Online Trainer by Position 1 Fitness back in 2012, the company is pleased to announce today the launch of a free version, P1 Mobile Online Trainer. With a growing number of clients utilizing the P1 Premium Training services, Position 1 Fitness has now opened the gates to […]

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Driver News: Parker Thompson Scores Victory in German DKM Opener

Talented Canadian begins to make a name for himself in Europe

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Fresh off a strong WSK Masters event in Sarno, Italy, Parker Thompson would waste very little time getting to the next event in Ampfing, Germany as he would contest in the opening round of the German DKM program. Pleased with his results in Italy, Thompson would travel to Germany hoping to further advance his position […]

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After a promising senior debut at the WKA Daytona Kartweek, Kartsport North America driver Derek Dignan looked to earn his place among the senior ranks at round 2 of the Manufacturer’s Cup. Dignan, with the sponsorship of Kartsport North America, Comet Racing Engines and GO Designs, made the trek south to Carolina Motorsports Park for […]

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Concluding the Zoom Zoom Nationals at Carolina Motorsports Park, Checkered Motorsports earned four podiums finishes along with a pole award in Komet Sportsman with J.P. Southern Jr. The PCR displayed speed throughout all classes and could not have asked for a more consistent weekend. The TaG field was led by Andrew Bujdoso who powered his […]

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The team has been very busy in the off season and happy to have finally completed our 2013 season prize package just in time for round #1 at NJMP on 4/20-4/21. The 2012 SuperNats Las Vegas prizes where a huge hit but we wanted to go with a package that will complete our vision of […]

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Apr 15, 2013 Young Christchurch driver Marcus Armstrong was one of the class winners at the first round of the 2013 Mainland (Kart) Series in Christchurch on Sunday
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Nationally-ranked Canterbury karters Chris Cox and Marcus Armstrong kicked off their Mainland Karting Series campaigns with class wins at the opening round of the South Island series at KartSport Canterbury’s annual Memorial meeting on Sunday. In the best supported senior class, 125cc Rotax Max Light, Cox managed to beat reigning South Island champion James Penrose, […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Sunday Report

Zimmer doubles up in TaG Senior as Leesmann evens things in S1

Apr 14, 2013 Andrew Zimmer scored victory once again in TaG Senior
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The final day went into the books for the 2013 SpringNationals to kick off this year’s Superkarts! USA Pro Tour. The weather at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona was perfect, with just a little bit of strong wind gusts testing the many tents that jam packed the paddock. It was a busy day […]

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