Series News: Rok Cup USA Homestead Region Heats Up This Weekend

Regional Championships to be Decided in Final Round

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The famed Homestead Karting Facility will host Round 2 of the Rok Cup USA Homestead Region Events this weekend, June 21-23. After a successful first round in April, Rok Cup Officials, together with Homestead Karting will bring the 2-race Regional series full-circle by determining Champions of the Region in each of the Rok Cup Categories, […]

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David Malukas has raced several different 2-cycle sprint karting applications this June and he’s accomplished a good deal of success behind the wheel of the HMD Trucking MRP Birel karts. Malukas opened the month by making an unexpected trip to Katy, Texas, for the Texas Pro Kart Challenge at Gulf Coast Kartway. David had never […]

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With close points battles and the ability for drivers to drop their lowest finish, Round Five and the Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series season finale on Wednesday night will be the drivers’ last shot at securing a championship title and the determining factor on which drivers will be crowned champions. The top-three finishers in TaG […]

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The Formula 100 Karting Series took to the road stopping at the beautiful Grange Motor Circuit for Round #3 of the 2013 season. Grange has hosted some excellent F100 battles in prior years, and anticipation was high for the first Grange event of 2013. The event utilized the counterclockwise configuration of the Grange track, a […]

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The third round of the 2013 season is about to get underway at Oakland Valley Race Park in Cuddebackville, NY. June 22nd will mark the 3rd Annual Gearup Challenge Night Race and with the huge support from the team at OVRP we are expecting a great turnout. Our one and only night race of the […]

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The spring season for Racing Edge Motorsports can only be summarized with one word; productive. The past events on and off the track have been extremely successful as the team continues to develop its driver programs and marketing platforms. The teams Rotax and Briggs programs have yielded impressive results at various club events as well […]

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Industry News: TEAM PHUN Adds Two Accomplished Young Athletes to Diverse and Growing Community

San Diego based company finds inspiration in youth and adds sponsorships

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TEAM PHUN™, a San Diego based lifestyle apparel and accessory company has added two new celebrity members to its rapidly expanding community, both under the age of 12. Hannah Blevins is an 11-year old surfer from Florida and Conner Churchill is a 7-year old Go-Kart racer from Wisconsin. “We believe in creating alliances and partnerships […]

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Aussie News: CIK Stars of Karting – Beckley Park Report

Jake Klein takes debut win in torrid weekend for frontrunners

Jun 19, 2013 Jake Klein on his victory in Pro Junior (KFJ)
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Jake Klein (Caroline Springs, Vic) took a memorable first up Pro Junior (KFJ) win at Geelong’s Beckley Park in the third round of the CIK Stars of Karting Series presented by Castrol EDGE in a weekend that had serious Championship implications across the board. Joining Klein on the winner’s list was Redspeed’s Pierce Lehane (Castle […]

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Sweltering Heat Greets Florida Karting Championship Series at Monticello

Solid wheel-to-wheel competition and exciting last lap battles

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Under some of the hottest temperatures that the state of Florida has seen this year, Florida Karting Championship Series (FKCS) competitors would do battle at the Monticello Karting and Motor Club in Northern Florida. With round four on the docket and championship battles beginning to take shape, new race winners would come to the forefront […]

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Zero Error Racing, a Pennsylvania-based manufacturer of billet aluminum race parts and accessories and new sponsor of the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series, will once again award new rear axles to “Zero Error Fast Time” award winners at the upcoming Top Kart USA Grand Nationals June 28-30 at South Bend, Indiana’s JET Karting at Michiana. Zero […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – May 2013 – Brandon Lemke

Cadet driver bags four victories in WKA Manufacturers Cup Series action

Jun 19, 2013 Lemke won four of the six Sportsman events at the WKA New Castle event
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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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Several Drivers Extend Championship Lead at Second Stop for Can-Am Karting Challenge

Another large turnout gathered at Pat’s Acres Racing Complex for Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA action

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The second event for the new Can-Am Karting Challenge took place at the historic Pat’s Acres Racing Complex in Canby, Oregon. The 7/10-mile course provided a unique challenge for the Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA competitors taking part in the third and fourth rounds of the series. A number of winners stepped up once […]

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With the racing season in full swing, D Power Racing Engines had customers racing all over the country throughout May on a number of different engine packages. Starting off the month, a large contingent of D Power drivers attended the LAKC event, which is the largest club championship in the western United States. Steve Wetterau, […]

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Father’s Day afternoon made for a beautiful summer day of karting for Round Five of the MMX Karting Challenge. Dylan Tavella, Joseph Lamberth, Dan Roeper, Jack Weprin, Mark Gabriel, Dev Gore, Matt DiBenedetto, Justin Halliday and Ed Gliss all scored final wins in the fifth race of the 10-round series. With the completion of Round […]

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Coyote Motorsports continues work to develop its always-improving line of XP chassis and the latest test came a couple weeks ago at the World Karting Association RLV Gold Cup Series Michigan Kart Supply Nationals at JET Karting at Michiana in South Bend, Indiana. Coyote drivers raced to eight wins in Indiana with Nick Fauci (3), […]

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CIK-FIA European Championship – Spanish Round Report

New stars of international karting shine in Alcaniz

Jun 17, 2013 KF podium with Nielsen celebrating his victory with Sorensen (left) and Verstappen
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A surprising result characterized this race of international karting. It happened in Alcaniz (E), at the Motorland Aragon facility, in the first out of two rounds of the CIK-FIA European Championship (KF and KFJ categories) of the 2013 season. In particular, the KF Junior category had remarkable results achieved by new names of kart racing, […]

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Mooresville Motorplex and GoPro® Begin New Partnership

North Carolina facility opened in October 2012 receives new name

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Mooresville Motorplex and GoPro®, the world’s most versatile camera, have announced a three-year naming rights deal that will retitle the 0.7-mile,11-turn, outdoor, state-of-the-art karting facility as GoPro Motorplex. The track entitlement agreement gives GoPro naming rights to the Motorplex, which offers a diverse schedule accommodating seasoned karters, arrive-and-drive rental kart racing, corporate/group events and the […]

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Next up for the WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda is the 2013 WKA Road Race Grand Nationals, July 26-28 at the pristine VIRginia International Raceway. The VIR Grand Nationals entry form has been posted. Go to http://www.worldkarting.com/downloads/eb-2013/VIR_2013.pdf to view and print the entry blank. The Road Race Grand Nationals, hosted by […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – June 10, 2013

Pagano and Formal remain at top with Chelootz returning to top-three

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Today is the release of the eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings, following a month of action around the country. No major changes among the top-10, as familiar names fill out the order. WKA Manufacturers Cup Series, California ProKart Challenge, United States Pro Kart Series, and numerous regional programs from coast-to-coast have been added to the total, […]

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Colin Braun, Chuck Tate, Mark Nahrstedt and Alex Pacheco all took home wins in Round Four of the Stock Car Steel/SRI five-week championship series at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX). Highlighting the night was the Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series parking lot Car Show, where the top-three Fan Favorite vehicles were able to make a pace lap […]

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