Top Kart USA Continues Winning Ways in Florida

Three wins and seven podiums in second event weekend of FPKS

Feb 17, 2015 Top Kart USA pilot Jason Welage tops the podium in recent FPKS competition (Photo: Top Kart USA)
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In rounds three and four of the Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS), Top Kart carried out multiple wins and podiums. Taking place at the Palm Beach Karting facility over the February 6-8 weekend, the blue and white branded karts pulled out three wins and seven podiums across five fields throughout the weekend. Blake Deister explained, […]

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Feb 16, 2015 Daniel Bray (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Auckland international Daniel Bray made good on the pace he showed at the first round of this year’s Logitech Rotax Max Challenge with a win in the DD2 class at the second in the Hawke’s Bay over the weekend. Bray was quick on debut in the new Rotax category at the opening series round at […]

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Feb 16, 2015 Rotax Distributor Award
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BRP honoured its distributor from France, Sodikart, with its 2014 Distributor of the Year Award. “Congratulation to the Sodikart team. We would like to thank them for their excellent work,” said Helmut Voglsam, Sales Rotax Kart Engines at BRP in Austria. The annual award program recognizes its distributors demonstrating sales achievements coupled with operational excellence […]

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Feb 15, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The EKN Trackside Live Daily Wrap from Saturday, February 14 at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas at the PKRA facility in Glendale, Arizona – featuring interviews from Mason Marotta, Matt Jaskol, John Crow and Sting Ray Robb.

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EKN Trackside: Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Phoenix Sunday Report

Marotta become fourth different Senior winner, Crow and Jaskol also earn first as Robb evens score

Feb 15, 2015 Junior Max Sunday podium (Photo: SeanBuur.com)
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Another perfect day of weather greeted the competitors of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas in Phoenix, as the fourth round of racing took place at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona this past weekend. Sunday’s racing provided a great end to what was a phenomenal weekend, finishing off the first half of the series and […]

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Feb 15, 2015 KZ2 class stalwart Ryan Grant (#64) was back to his winning best at the second ProKart Series round in the Hawke's Bay over the weekend (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Long-time category standard bearer Ryan Grant was back to his best at the second round of this year’s ProKart Series in the Hawke’s Bay over the weekend Aucklander Grant dominated the premier KZ2 class at the Hastings’ meeting, qualifying quickest and winning all four class races from teammate, and round one class winner, Graeme Smyth. […]

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EKN Trackside: Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Phoenix Saturday Report

Brooks lands memorable victory, as Brueckner, Bonilla and Cook add to total

Feb 14, 2015 COTA-PHX-2015-Sat-Podium
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The second weekend of any of the country’s three-event winter karting series is the turning point when it comes to the chase for the class championships.  Success in the opening doubleheader can be quickly nullified by two bad days on the second weekend, so the pressure is on this weekend in Phoenix.  The chase for […]

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Feb 14, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The EKN Trackside Live Daily Wrap from Saturday, February 14 at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas at the PKRA facility in Glendale, Arizona – featuring interviews from Christian Brooks, Nick Brueckner, Paul Bonilla and Sabre Cook.

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Feb 13, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The EKN Trackside Live Daily Wrap from Friday, February 13 at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas at the PKRA facility in Glendale, Arizona.

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Feb 13, 2015 Mason Marotta was the quickest driver in Senior Max during Final Practice
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is a new Trackside coverage addition, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be a timeline of events as they happen during the Rotax Challenge of the Americas event in Phoenix. The information will not be seen anywhere else, including interviews and photos. Please feel free to […]

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Feb 13, 2015 Anthony Willis
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Young Arizona Tag Cadet pilot Anthony Willis decided over the winter break that 2015 was going to be his breakout year in the class.  “His training and testing schedule has been intense and relentless in the offseason.  Anthony really wants to leave his mark in the cadet classes this year.  Part of the necessary pieces […]

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Feb 13, 2015 Vega logo
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Vega Tire is pleased to announce the addition of a Vega Pro Class at the February 21st race event at Original Speedway Park in Fruitland. Vega along with OSP will pay a GUARANTEED $1000 to win the Vega Pro Box Stock Class.  In addition to the guaranteed winner’s payout, the class will also pay: At […]

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Feb 13, 2015 AKRA logo
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American Kart Racing Association (AKRA) Dart Kart Club (DKC) Road Racing competitors will hold their Grand Finale for their 2015 season at the newly constructed National Corvette Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, KY where they will be the first racing series putting rubber down on green asphalt.  DKC racers will compete on the 2-mile West course  on August 15-16. This will be […]

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Feb 13, 2015 Checkered Motorsports logo
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A busy month of January to say the least for Checkered Motorsports as they competed in the opener of the Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS) and the Florida Winter Tour (FWT) Rok program. As many as seven karts represented the PCR colors in the Florida Winter Tour Rok program and five pilots in the Florida […]

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Feb 13, 2015 (Photo: Press.net Images)
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WSK Promotion, once again, fulfilled expectations offering spectacular races to kart racing fans thanks to its first appointment of the 2015 season. The season-opener, the WSK Champions Cup, was on schedule at the past two weekends of 1st and 8th February. Both the events were hosted by the International Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese. […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Phoenix

February 13-15, 2015: Phoenix Kart Racing Association - Glendale, Arizona

Feb 12, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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This weekend is the second stop of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program, set for the Phoenix Kart Racing Association in Glendale, Arizona. Roughly 100 drivers from all over North America will compete in six Rotax Max Challenge categories on the challenging course, with the weather forecast perfect for racing all three days. Official […]

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Feb 12, 2015 Syd White Memorial Enduro
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As the 2015 season gets underway, the time has once again arrived to prepare for one of the most exciting and unique events of the year, the Syd White Memorial Enduro. The 2014 race provided the closest finish in the three-year history of the event, with the local team of Team Merrill taking the win […]

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Team Vemme Kart and Extreme Karting Second Place Finish TaG Senior at California ProKart Challenge

With success in such a talented field, this team is ready to continue a winning streak

Feb 12, 2015 Vemme Kart pleased at SKUSA Pro Kart Challenge (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
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Team Vemme Kart/Extreme Karting definitely has reason to celebrate After their strong showing last weekend at the SKUSA Pro Kart Challenge, Button willow race , California. The latest 2015 homologated Vemme America chassis has showed it has the speed to win. The extensive Testing done at the track in Lonato, Brescia definitely proved to be […]

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Feb 12, 2015 Gearup Challenge logo
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The 2015 F-Series Season will see a subtle change in the registration procedure that are certain to make the events more enjoyable. Every event will now require pre registration through our website at f1series.com. The process will be a two step procedure with a registration form that upon submittal will redirect you to the payment options. Every event will require this process unless you have […]

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Kyle Kirkwood Transitioning from Karts to Cars in F1600 Formula F Championship

Racing at home as he makes the next step in his racing career

Feb 12, 2015 Kyle Kirkwood
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Karting standout Kyle Kirkwood has regularly stepped up and performed in some of the world’s most competitive races.  This weekend will be an entirely new challenge as the native Floridian makes his car racing debut at Palm Beach International Raceway (PBIR). Kirkwood, who got his first ever taste of speed in a visit to PBIR […]

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