May 26, 2015 Jason Alder enters Kershaw riding off four victories at the Gold Cup opener in Jacksonville (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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Following a 2-month hiatus, the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series is prepared for their next 2 nationals within a month of each other. Before competitors make their way to G and J Kartway in Camden, Ohio July 4th weekend for the Michigan Kart Supply Nationals, there is quite a bit of unsettled business […]

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The Final Rush for the CIK-FIA Championship Began in Zuera

Camponeschi, Hiltbrand and Garcia score victories

May 25, 2015 KZ podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The mild climate of Aragon made the race for KZ and KZ2 as enjoyable as ever. Today, the facility in Zuera hosted the second out of three rounds of the European Championship. The 1,700 metres of the Spanish track were the perfect stage for the performance of the drivers coming from 39 different countries from […]

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May 24, 2015 Marco Ardigo (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The crucial moment is approaching fast: tomorrow, the International Circuit of Zuera, in Spain, is hosting the final phase of the European CIK-FIA Championship for the KZ and KZ2 categories. The starting grids for of the second round of the event are ready after the spectacular series of today’s heats. Also the Academy Trophy, which […]

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May 23, 2015 15-05-22 Zuera
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There is going to be a high-voltage weekend in Zuera for the second round of the CIK-FIA European KZ & KZ2 Championship. Today’s free practice took place on the circuit of Zuera in a summer-like climate, with the temperature which was always well above 20 degrees. This is a further obstacle for the 116 entrants […]

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Superkarts! USA Awards $12,000 in Cash and Prizes at SpringNationals

Four divisions earn cash with Traxxas providing product for younger categories

May 22, 2015 Junior drivers received radio control product from Traxxas to the top-five finishers in four categories at the SKUSA SpringNationals (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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The sixth annual Superkarts! USA SpringNationals kicked off the 2015 Fikse Wheels Pro Tour at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona over the May 1-3 weekend. With cameras rolling for the CBS Sports Network coverage, the racers didn’t fail to impress, with almost 190 drivers taking part in fierce competition on a challenging […]

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Number of Repeat Winners at Los Angeles Karting Championship

Third round of season features over 170 entries at CalSpeed

May 22, 2015 Carlee Taylor scored her first victory in the TaG Senior division (Photo: LAKC.org)
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The 2015 Los Angeles Karting Championship completed its third round of racing on May 17 at the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California. Over 170 entries contested the picture-perfect day of racing, as drivers took on the Grande course for qualifying, Prefinal and Final in all 17 categories as the chase to the over $30,000 […]

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May 22, 2015 High Rev Engineering logo
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HIGH REV POWERED Drivers showed serious Dominance and captured Top podium results at the SKUSA California Pro Kart Championship Round 3 at Button Willow. Also the Fiske Wheels Phoenix Pro Tour rounds One and Two,  strolling away with wins and several podiums. PKC ROUND 3 AT BUTTON WILLOW TAG LEOPARD JR – Practice on Friday […]

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May 22, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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As final preparations are being made for the Spring Nationals May 29-31 at Briggs and Stratton Raceway Park in Dousman, Wisconsin for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series, planning for the series 4th stop is being finalized. While a little over a month stands between races #3 and 4, the calendar will quickly turn to July […]

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Jak Crawford Commands Championship Lead of Two Nationals Series

The Young Driver Hits His Stride and Shows His Range

May 22, 2015 Jak Crawford is now in command of two different national title chases leading the points in both the 
US Open Rotax Mini Max class and the Superkarts! USA TaG Cadet division. (Photo: Nikki Sams Crawford)
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Over a recent two-week period in May, Jak Crawford has earned the championship lead of both the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Fikse Wheels Pro Tour and the Rotax US Open events. Celebrating his birthday with a win on May 2nd and domination of the Pro Tour in Phoenix, “Jetpak” Jak emerged in the TAG Cadet ranks […]

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May 22, 2015 So Cal Oval Karters
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The regulars in the So Cal Oval Karters are glad that Brody Roa has a full-time ride in the USAC/CRA Series and cannot make all of the races as last Saturday, the Garden Grove, California resident used a week off his busy sprint car schedule to win the 20-lap KT100 main event at John Aden’s […]

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Racers in the AKRA/Dart Kart Club/Vega Tires sponsored Road Racing Series kicked off their season at Grattan Raceway Park in Grattan, Michigan last Saturday and Sunday (May 16-17). There racers competed in multiple classes racing in combined groups on the challenging picturesque 2-mile road course that boasts a 3,200 foot straightaway, a 160 degree hairpin […]

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Cold Stone US Open Series Kicks Off with Rave Reviews

Wet weather doesn’t dampen spirit of inaugural weekend

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Faced with challenging weather conditions, to say the least, MAXSpeed Entertainment’s inaugural weekend of their new series, the Cold Stone US Open presented by MG Tires and Chase/Brash Racing, was met with rave reviews. With a unique event format, stacked fields, an international flavor and fun atmosphere despite the rain, the US Open’s first weekend, […]

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EKN Constructors Championship – May 22

Tony Kart continues domination as fight for second continues to heat up

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Looking at the calendar, the 2015 karting season is nearly at the halfway point as the month of May is just about finished. Racing all over North America is taking place with the cold winter months behind us and the warmth of summer just around the corner. The latest edition of the eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship […]

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Americans Jagger Jones and Ryan Lewis Set to Take on a Global Field

Duo Begin Their Three Event Tour of Europe in CIK Karting Academy This Weekend

May 22, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Thanks to the endorsement of the WKA Board of Trustees, American young talent Jagger Jones and Ryan Lewis will begin their European tour this week with their participation in the three-event CIK Karting Academy Trophy beginning at Zuera, Spain.  The two will represent the United States as team mates in the fifth running of the […]

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#TBT OnTrack: Margay Brava 4.11 – Rock Island Grand Prix

EKN Editor-in-Chief returns with American legend to score career-best finish at the Rock

May 21, 2015 Margay's Greg Dingess and EKN's Rob Howden getting the Rock Island Grand Prix 2014 Briggs LO206 Masters ride ready (Photo: EKN)
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In the wake of exciting news regarding the changes planned this year’s edition of the Rock Island Grand Prix, and as we discuss our plans for EKN Live coverage of the great annual event, I’m brought back to last September and what was one of my most enjoyable trips to the Quad Cities. As a […]

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May 21, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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In the on-going effort to correct errors, typo’s, omissions and old obsolete information, please see the following Techbook changes and corrections. Page 158 — 902.9 DELETE “maximum tire pressure 20 lbs. hot” Page 109 — Figure 609 — DELETE last line “Vortex-Minirok60” (see new section 624) Page 105 — Figure 606.3 — maximum cylinder bore […]

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Sanzaru Games Race #3 – Memorial Day $500

Molecule Micro Max going for the GoPro

May 21, 2015 Sanzaru Games Karting Championship logo
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Following strong turnouts during the first two races, the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships Race #3 will celebrate Memorial Day weekend for the third year in a row. The layout will be the very challenging Reverse Sprint Track with Molecule Micro Max as the GoPro feature event. All main event race winners will be entered into […]

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Anthony Gangi Jr. On the Podium at SKUSA SpringNationals

Two top-five results for GT7/Tony Kart pilot in Arizona

May 21, 2015 Gangi Jr. drove to a podium result in the Sunday final at the SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SpringNationals (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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Earning victories and podium results in multiple series in 2015 to date, Anthony Gangi Jr. would look to do the same at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SpringNationals. Taking to the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona for the first stop of the 2015 Pro Tour, the GT7 Motorsports pilot made […]

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May 21, 2015 starShootout
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Are you ready for some serious racing action treasure valley? Come out and watch as the NW Gold Cup regional kart racing series heads to Boise. Ages 8 to 78! The grass roots of motor sports 4 cycle Briggs Animal classes. Headlines continue to roll in with the Senior 4 main event! These guys will […]

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Having recently begun both club and inter-club championship schedules in fine fashion, the race team and special event staff at Goodwood Kartways now has the biggest event of its season on deck: the opening round of the 2015 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship, set to go this week. Some of the nation’s best will be on […]

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