Mar 12, 2015 Red Line Oil Karting Championship logo
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The official National rollout date for the new Rotax EVO engine and EVO upgraded engines is March 30, one day after Red Line’s Race #1 of March 29. The Red Line Series will hold to this roll out date for Race #1, but will allow new EVO engines and older engines with the upgrade EVO […]

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2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Enters Final Rounds

All of the class championships are still yet to be decided

Mar 12, 2015 2015 Florida Winter Tour logo
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With the final event weekends in the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour on the horizon, MAXSpeed Entertainment and their experienced staff have been working tirelessly to promote and put on the best Florida Winter Tour to date. With an exciting format for the championship finale weekends and over $120,000 in awards and prizes to […]

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Mar 12, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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By Randy Kugler On March 11 Rosie Howell passed away.  Rosie was a great ambassador to the sport and will certainly go down as a karting legend.  Rosie began his karting career as a competitor.  Racing avidly in the Road Racing Series he amassed many friendships along the way.  Rosie and his wife Martha took […]

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California ProKart Challenge Action Heats Up at Willow Springs

Superkarts! USA regional program welcomes warm weather and exciting racing during second round of 2015 season

Mar 11, 2015 (Photo: DromoPhotos.com)
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Typical west coast sunshine weather greeted over 150 drivers for the second round of the California ProKart Challenge event at the Willow Springs International Raceway on March 6-7. The Superkarts! USA regional program hosted its second event of the 2015 season, taking on the challenging Rosamond, California facility. After battling wet weather conditions last month, […]

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Mar 11, 2015 MJDrive-2
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Featuring names such as “Adds, Boulle, Foss, French, Glanger, Hart, Jennings, Martin, Musser, Patterson and Piepenbrock,” comprising an entry list one can only assume they are witnessing a Texas karting all-stars event. The reality is a recent initiative by Texas racer and driving coach Michael Johnson, to organizing for-fun kart races in rental karts with […]

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Mar 11, 2015 US Open logo
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With the inaugural US Open program set to kick off in May, MAXSpeed Entertainment, one of the largest karting promotion companies in the world, is pleased to announce the prize packages for the upcoming series. With cash and prizes to be handed out each weekend as well as multiple tickets to the 2015 and 2016 […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015: Championship Preview – Part 3

A host of drivers gunning for title in Senior as DD2 boils down to two driver fight

Mar 11, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The Rotax Challenge of the Americas will close out its 2015 season this weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Many of the top karters from across the western half of North America will descend on the popular Sonoma, California circuit – located on the same grounds as the Infineon Raceway – to take part […]

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2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Set for Portugal

International Karting Circuit of Portimao - sight of 2012 event - welcomes back ‘Olympics of Karting’

Mar 10, 2015 Rotax Grand Finals 2015
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BRP’s Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), where each country’s best drivers race for the title, will occur at the International Karting Circuit of Portimão in Algarve, Portugal from November 8 to 14, 2015. “The Portimão circuit is a great venue for the RMCGF, as it meets all requirements in terms of track surface and […]

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Superkarts! USA Partners with Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority

SKUSA and LVCVA confirms that the ‘SuperNationals IS Vegas’

Mar 10, 2015 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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For the last 18 years, Superkarts! USA has been capping its season with the running of the famed SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The race has developed from its roots of drawing 150+ competitors out at the Las Vegas Kart Center to now regularly topping the 500+ driver mark as the single largest karting event […]

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Mar 10, 2015 Briggs 206 WRS Weekly Racing Series logo
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Have you ever wondered how you stand up against other racers in your state or region of the country?  That is the premise behind the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series. “We wanted to incorporate the fun and excitement of racing the 206 crate engine with a program that supports both the racers and local […]

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Mar 10, 2015 Gearup Challenge logo
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The weekend of April 10th & 11th the F-Series looks to start a fantastic season at the fabulous GoPro Motorplex in NC. We are really excited as Pre-Registration and the Season Pass confirmation has made it clear this year will be very competitive year. The information listed in message is to keep everyone informed of some of the changes and financial benefits that are available from the series. Trying to work every […]

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Mar 10, 2015 Florida Karting Championship Series logo
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Are you a Rok Cup Racer looking for more competition or a less expensive alternative in 2015? If so, the Florida Karting Championship Series is just the series for you. We will be featuring all 7 Rok Cup USA classes in the 2015 FKCS line-up; Micro Rok, Mini Rok, Junior Rok, Senior Rok, Master Rok, […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015: Championship Preview – Part 2

Masters and Junior title duels continue into Sonoma

Mar 10, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The Rotax Challenge of the Americas will close out its 2015 season this weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Many of the top karters from across the western half of North America will descend on the popular Sonoma, California circuit – located on the same grounds as the Infineon Raceway – to take part […]

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Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015: Championship Preview – Part 1

Mini title set to go down to the wire while LaRoque holds firm grip on Micro championship

Mar 09, 2015 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas logo
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The Rotax Challenge of the Americas will close out its 2015 season this weekend at the Simraceway Performance Karting Center. Many of the top karters from across the western half of North America will descend on the popular Sonoma, California circuit – located on the same grounds as the Infineon Raceway – to take part […]

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Mar 09, 2015 KZ2  podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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At the moment, it is the most outstanding event of international kart racing, hosted by the major circuits dedicated to this thrilling kind of motorsport. The WSK Super Master Series celebrated today, at the Adria Karting Raceway, its opening event. At the end of the day, beside the big names of kart racing, many new […]

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Mar 09, 2015 GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Hoosier logo
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We kicked off Round One of the GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Presented by Hoosier Racing Tire with a near record-high, 95 total entries within 10 divisions. The new 2015 format includes two finals per round, doubling the race day excitement! NEW for 2015: Champion of the Day: Combined points from Final 1 and Final 2 […]

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Mar 09, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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Jason Alder’s blue eyes got wide and his jaw dropped open as his mother described her brief scare when she found him sitting on his bedroom floor at age 6, clutching his knees to his chest and staring at nothing. “But then you looked up at me and said, ‘I’m driving the track in my […]

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Team Koene USA in the Hunt for Championships in Winter Karting Programs

Challenge of the Americas and Florida Winter Tour set to close

Mar 09, 2015 Koene USA logo
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With the summer karting season just around the corner, Team Koene USA is set to close out two popular winter series, first the Rotax Challenge of Americas (COA) and then the Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour (FWT). Taking part on opposite ends of the country, Koene USA drivers will by vying for championships in multiple […]

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Dylan Tavella Victorious at Florida Winter Tour

Tavella shows speed in tricky conditions

Mar 09, 2015 Dylan Tavella scored the Saturday Mini Max feature win at a very wet Orlando Kart Center 
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Looking to set himself up in the championship chase, New York’s Dylan Tavella was once again near the front of the field at this past weekend’s Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour event. Taking place at the Orlando Kart Center facility in Orlando, Florida, Tavella turned tricky conditions on Saturday into a main event victory, his […]

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CRG USA Back at It in February

Month two of winter season takes CRG USA to Phoenix, then Orlando

Mar 09, 2015 CRG-USA logo
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CRG’s North American factory team, CRG USA is back on the road after a short break home. The master distributor of the CRG chassis and product line is knee deep in the second month of a very busy 2015 winter karting season. CRG USA enjoyed a successful start to the new year during the month […]

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