Driver News: Anthony Gangi Jr. Looks to Carry Momentum to Homestead

Rising star enters Homestead round the Vortex TaG Cadet points leader

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After sweeping both finals during the opening weekend of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT) in West Palm Beach, rising star Anthony Gangi Jr. will be back in action this weekend. Heading to the Homestead Karting Complex, located on the grounds of the hallowed Homestead-Miami Speedway, Gangi Jr. will be gunning for more […]

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Superkarts! USA Announces Partnership with Bell Racing USA

New official helmet for organization provides discount for membership

Feb 14, 2013 Bell Helmets Logo
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Superkarts! USA is announcing a new partnership with Bell Racing USA to promote Bell Helmets as the official helmet of SKUSA. The move serves as a step forward for the Temecula, California-based karting organization to partner with leading industry names and build alliances going forward. “I’ve been a long time advocate of Bell Helmets, as […]

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The newest edition of the IKF’s Karter News is now available. Click the following link to access the virtual magazine: http://www.myvirtualpaper.com/doc/stroud_design_2/kn-february13-opt/2013021301/ The issue features the following: • The Last Issue of Karter News! (Grand National Annual and Rule Book will continue to be printed and mailed to current National Members) • See pages from some […]

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Florida Winter Tour Heads to Homestead for World Class Racing and Attractions

Formula Kart and Rotax Max Challenge programs make second stop of 2013 season in south Florida

Feb 14, 2013 Florida Winter Tour 2013 FWT logo
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After an incredibly competitive set of opening weekends at Palm Beach International Raceway, Formula Kart Production’s Florida Winter Tour invades South Florida’s Homestead Karting facility. FWT racers will compete in back-to-back weekends of action beginning with the Formula Kart Racing event followed by the FWT Rotax MAX Challenge program. The Florida Winter Tour continues its […]

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The MG Tire/IKF Region 6/ NW Gold Cup Sprint Kart Series, one of the largest Regional series programs in the North America have slated a 7 race series starting with another great season of racing in the Northwest for 2013. The nationally recognized Canadian and United States race series attracts national and internationally known racers […]

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Feb 13, 2013 World Karting Association WKA logo
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The next national event on the 2013 calendar is now less than one month away – the March 8-10 Coyote Motorsports Nationals at the 103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. Jacksonville will be hosting the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series opener for the third consecutive year. The 103rd Street Sports Complex, owned […]

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Feb 13, 2013 Rotax Max Challenge Western Canadian Championships logo
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The 2013 Western Championship will be different this year as it will become a single event as we have for the ASN Canada FIA national championship or the Pan-American challenge for example. The focus for the 2013 season will be aimed on the clubs championships and the WCC final will be the main event of […]

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Feb 13, 2013 Rotax Max Challenge United States logo
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The 2012 season signaled a partnership between MAXSpeed and eKartingNews.com, bringing about new article series focused on the promotion of the United States Rotax Max Challenge program. Among that was the addition of the eKartingNews.com United States Rotax Driver Rankings. Taking over the USRMC National Point Standings, EKN combined that system with its own ‘Driver […]

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Feb 13, 2013 ROTAX Winter Cup Winners 2013
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Today the fourth edition of the traditional ROTAX Winter Cup ended with a spectacular day for the final races. About 100 participants were heading for the decisive wins in the categories of MAX Junior, MAX Senior and MAX DD2 category. Ambition was high, since the best of each category was rewarded with a free season […]

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Team News: Ocala Gran Prix to Compete in Shifter Kart Program in FKCS Competition

OGP drivers to pilot gearbox karts in regional competition

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A new karting year brings another new development for the Ocala Gran Prix operation, as the race team squad will look to start a new campaign in gearbox racing. Commencing at the opening round of the 2013 Florida Karting Championship Series (FKCS), multiple OGP drivers will be banging gears in the Spec Honda S5 Junior […]

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Driver News: Dominic Tesoro Starts Off 2013 Karting Season with Podium Finish

Opening weekend of the Florida Winter Tour sees Tesoro on the podium in Rotax Junior

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Up-and-coming Florida karting driver Dominic Tesoro made his first podium appearance in 2013 at the recent opening round of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT). The mid-January event saw Tesoro overcome electrical gremlins in qualifying and fight for the final podium position during the Sunday events at Palm Beach International Raceway (PBIR) in […]

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Round two of Grand Prix NY’s adult racing league was held this past Tuesday the 22nd. Running on the tight downtown configuration, the sheer number of entrants ensured close racing. First up this evening was the GTO (205lb) class and right out of the box Ennis Bragg and Andrew Wood picked up where they left […]

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St. Louis Karting Association (SLKA) will be hosting the 11th annual Kid Kart Nationals July 26th -28th, 2013.  This great event will be held at the SLKA track just outside of St. Louis in Pevely, MO.  We are currently busy getting the sponsors signed up.  This year’s plans are under way to make this the […]

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With the 2013 racing season kicking off, David Pergande, Steven Clark and Marisa Campbell have joined forces to form Team DKMS (www.teamdkms.com).  David Pergande and Steven Clark have over 40 years of motorsports racing combined, with 10 years in karting combined; Marisa Campbell enters her rookie season in karting. Returning in 2013 to partner with […]

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Phil Giebler Racing’s Trenton Sparks, Carter Williams, Mason Daughters and Ethan Wilson finished on the podium in features in the opening round of the Superkarts! USACalifornia ProKart Challenge at Buttonwillow (Calif.) RacewayPark on Feb. 2. Sparks of Bakersfield, Calif., was second in TaG Cadet and Williams of Clovis, Calif., was second in S5 Junior Stock […]

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IKF is proud to announce Motul Kart Grand Prix T2 is now the official spec oil for all classes for 2013. With over 150 years of experience, Motul brings one of the best products used by professional and amateur kart racing teams from around the world. With approvals from FIA-CIK, Motul’s 100 percent synthetic lubricant-based on Ester-Technology is specially designed for kart […]

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The Eastern Canadian Karting Championship is set to maintain its status as the premier summer Rotax Max Challenge in North America with the release today of its 2013 schedule and the beginning of its awards package. Teams and drivers will once again compete in both Ontario and Quebec in season four of the championship, and […]

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The WKA Speedway Pavement Series will be back in action this summer with two big events at Chapel Hill Raceway in Western New York and a third event at Rockingham Speedway in North Carolina on a yet-to-be-determined weekend. The WKA Pavement Grand Nationals will run August 9-11 at Chapel Hill. The event will offer a […]

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Rotax Pan American Challenge Set for October 8-13 at NOLA Motorsports Park

Event to serve as warm-up and last shootout for the Rotax Grand Finals

Feb 12, 2013 Rotax Pan American Challenge logo
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Following on the announcement that the 2013 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals would be held at NOLAMotorsportsPark, the MAXSpeed Group is excited to announce that the 2013 Rotax Pan American Challenge will also be held at the same venue this October 8th through the 13th. This event, held roughly one month prior to the Grand […]

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EKN Trackside: Rotax Challenge of the Americas – PKRA – Sunday Report

DeLaO, Leesmann and Rudolph sweep as Selliken triumphs for second win of season

Feb 10, 2013 Phil DeLaO ran away with a sweep in Senior Max
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The final day of action for the Rotax Challenge of the Americas series at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association completed the fourth round of racing in the six-round championship program. Clear skies provided a perfect day of racing around the Glendale, Ariz., facility, with 117 drivers competing in the seven Rotax Max Challenge categories – […]

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