EKN Trackside: 2015 United States Pro Kart Series – South Bend – Preview Part 2

Lemke looks to continue reign over Junior categories while Dignan enters MRP facility as top Rok driver

Jul 29, 2015 (Photo: Energy Racing)
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The United States Pro Kart Series is now at its halfway point for the 2015 season. What began as a record-breaking season will continue to reach big numbers with competitors traveling to the challenging Michiana Raceway Park in South Bend, Indiana. The season has been nothing but exciting for the on-track action through the first […]

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Jul 28, 2015 Gearup Challenge FSeries logo
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We hear many competitors talking about what track not to miss in the Gearup Challenge, and in most cases the answer is F1 Outdoors as it does not get more elaborate or more exciting. The Daytona layout track is one of the largest in the Northeast with over 1.3 Miles of twisting asphalt that incorporates 17 turns including a […]

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Online Registration for Cold Stone United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals Closes July 30

Event Supplemental Regulations and Schedule posted to MAXSpeedEntertainment.com

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With the 2015 Cold Stone United States Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals fast approaching, MAXSpeed Entertainment would like to remind competitors who have not registered that online registration will close on Thursday, July 30 at midnight EDT. “The top Rotax talent from all over the country will be on site in Kershaw, and we can’t […]

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Jul 28, 2015 IKF International Kart Federation logo
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Returning to Adams Motorsports Park and hosted by the International Kart Federation, the 2 Cycle Sprint Grand National is just around the corner! Taking place over July 29 – August 1st, final event plans are being made for what is sure to be a great experience for all competitors, teams and families alike. IKF would […]

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The K&K team remains at the top of the ECKC Championship ranks in 2 of 3 Briggs & Stratton classes after action packed 5th/6th rounds of the ECKC Championship, at the CTMP/Mosport circuit over the weekend . The team again had some good luck and some bad luck over the course of the weekend. All […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 United States Pro Kart Series – South Bend – Preview Part 1

Cadet and Rookie battles heating up as program heads to Michiana Raceway Park

Jul 28, 2015 (Photo: Energy Racing)
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The United States Pro Kart Series is now at its halfway point for the 2015 season. What began as a record-breaking season will continue to reach big numbers with competitors traveling to the challenging Michiana Raceway Park in South Bend, Indiana. The season has been nothing but exciting for the on-track action through the first […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals Sunday Report

Musgrave leads all-American podium in S1 as Rios bags back-to-back in TaG Senior

Jul 26, 2015 Billy Musgrave earned his first ever Fikse Wheels Pro Tour S1 victory on Sunday in New Castle (Photo: EKN)
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Another amazing day of racing completed the sixth annual Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals, which was held this year at the popular New Castle Motorsports Park in central Indiana. The clouds may have rolled over the area, but the rain held off until the teams and families were packing up following the podium […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals Saturday Report

American-made iKart and Formula K earn first SKUSA victories with Rios and Hajek

Jul 25, 2015 Jesus Rios Jr. gave iKart its first SKUSA victory with a win in TaG Senior (Photo: On Track Promotions - otp.ca)
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The inaugural Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals at the New Castle Motorsports Park opened its first day of racing on Saturday under sunny skies and warm temperatures. The New Castle, Indiana facility provided an exciting venue for Round Three of the championship chase in the eight categories, and featured a number of first-time […]

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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 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals at the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. The information will not be […]

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Anthony Gangi Jr. Near Perfect at Rotax Summer Shootout

GT7 Motorsports pilot will be a favorite in the Rotax Junior class heading into the Grand Nationals; SKUSA SummerNationals up next

Jul 24, 2015 Gangi Jr.'s performance at the Rotax Summer Shootout makes him a favorite heading into the US Grand Nationals
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After earning podiums, wins and placing third in the Rotax MAX Challenge portion of the 2015 Florida Winter Tour, top karting talent Anthony Gangi Jr. would turn his attention to other packages for the second quarter of the year. Returning this weekend to his Rotax Junior set-up for the annual Rotax Summer Shootout, the GT7 […]

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Seven Drivers Earn Multiple Victories in Route 66 Sprint Series Event at Michiana Raceway Park

Competitors avoid storms to complete Round Five and Six at South Bend, Indiana facility

Jul 23, 2015 TJ Koyen drove to both wins against the packed Yamaha Senior field (Photo: Kathy Churchill - Route66kartracing.com)
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The Route 66 Sprint Series continued its 15th year anniversary season with Round Five and Six contested at the Michiana Raceway Park in North Liberty, Indiana. The challenging circuit just outside the South Bend area welcomed another large turnout, feature over 250 entries for the two days of competition. Weather played a factor once again, […]

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Jul 23, 2015 Michael d'Orlando-Rotax Summer Shootout
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After only 6 months in the junior ranks, stand-out kart racer Michael d’Orlando knows exactly why ‘they’ consider junior to be oneof the most competitive classes in karting.  The competition is fierce with experienced racers as old as 16 years, but 13-year-old Michael continues to impress with solid results. Michael d’Orlando brought home a fifth […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals Preview – Part 3

Dreezen looks to continue S1 streak into New Castle as heated TaG Senior fight amps up

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The popular 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour resumes this weekend, as the program heads to the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana for the first time. A successful SpringNationals in Arizona back in May launched the sixth season of the organization’s championship series, which is helping to take the sport to […]

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Jul 22, 2015 (Photo: Double Vision Photography)
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Race #4 for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series found quite a bit of parity, as the battle for national titles tightened up in the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park in Indiana. Drivers were greeted with a change in the scoring line at the track, as competitors would have an even harder run […]

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Jul 22, 2015 Bryson McDonald
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The weather was very hot and sunny for Race 5 of the Manitoba Karting Championship at Gimli Motorsport Park. The sponsor for Race 4 was BRE Karting. Highlights of Race # 5 Junior 1 Briggs was won by Ethan Clace with Josh Gill 2nd. Junior 2 Briggs was won by Bianca Bovino with Max Jarry […]

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The So Cal Oval Karters open the second half of their 2015 season with round #2 of the “Summer Shootout Series” in The Grand Arena at the Industry Hills Expo Center this Saturday afternoon, July 25th.  Joining the stars and karts from the SCOK will be the Speedway Sprints from Wheel2Wheel Raceway in Victorville.  Spectator […]

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EKN Trackside: 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals Preview – Part 2

Another large S2 field set for battle with strong drivers competing in S4 and TaG Master

Jul 22, 2015 2015 SKUSA SummerNationals-Graphic
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The 2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour resumes this weekend, as the program heads to the New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. A successful SpringNationals in Arizona back in May set up the beginning of the sixth season of the organization’s championship series, helping to take the sport here in the United […]

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2015 Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour – SummerNationals

July 24-26, 2015: New Castle Motorsports Park - New Castle, Indiana

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The sixth annual Superkarts! USA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour SummerNationals is set for this weekend (July 24-26) at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Over 230 drivers are scheduled to take part in the four Stock Moto and four TaG divisions in central Indiana. Official Event Thread Official Series Website Friday/Saturday Results Sunday Results On Track […]

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TXS Productions Enters the Karting World with Koene USA’s Payton Durrant

Utah based company supports and sponsors up and coming athletes

Jul 21, 2015 15-07-20-txs
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TXS Productions (TXSProductions.com), a Utah based company that provides sponsorship and support to up and coming athletes, has inked a deal with Rotax Mini Max competitor, race winner and Team Koene USA driver Payton Durrant. Owned and operated by Tom Smith, TXS Productions provides the support needed for BMX, motocross and motorsports as well as […]

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Jul 21, 2015 World Karting Association WKA logo
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While the racing season begins its stretch run in many parts of the country, officials with the World Karting Association and Daytona International Speedway have already begun the process for kartings annual return to the World Center of Racing in December. For many years, Daytona KartWeek has been the launching point for motorsports newest season. […]

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