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Racers United Charitable Fund in conjunction with Cole Glasson Racing today announced that it raised $1000 for Denton County’s Young Life Program. About Young Life Young Life doesn’t start with a program. It starts with adults concerned enough about kids to go to them, on their turf and in their culture, building bridges of authentic […]

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The Rock Island Grand Prix, presented by AT&T and Casey’s General Stores, has announced that vintage kart races will be featured as part of the race lineup at this year’s event. During the past two years, with the help of Jim Thompson, vintage karts from the 50s, 670s, 70s and 80s have been featured as […]

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EKN Trackside: Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Preview Series – Part 1

S5 Junior Stock Moto, TaG Junior and TaG Cadet set the stage for this weekend in Tucson

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The 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is primed to explode into the new year this coming weekend (April 12-14) as the fourth annual SpringNationals will take place at the Musselman Honda Circuit, located just outside Tucson, Arizona. A record number of drivers – 220 in eight categories – have registered to take part in this […]

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Apr 09, 2013 Kiern Jewiss
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With over 170 starters for the first round of the new season, it has to be said that the Super One Series is in a very healthy state. Promoter John Hoyle brought the new race control display vehicle, kitted out to show the live timing from TAG Heuer on a large screen, along with videos […]

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Mount Vesuvius offered the perfect setting for the closing day of the WSK Master Series second round. The kart race took place on the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno (Southern Italy). It was the midseason round of the series and drivers did their best to climb up the standings before the next two rounds of […]

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With close points battles and the ability for drivers to drop their lowest finish, Round Five and the RACERSITES Cup series season finale on Wednesday night will be the drivers’ last shot at securing a championship title and the determining factor on who will be crowned RACERSITES Cup champions. The championships in TaG Senior, TaG […]

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Formula Kart Productions, exclusive owner and promoter of the Florida Winter Tour kart racing program, is proud to announce Alan Rudolph as the 2013 recipient of the Dan Wheldon / FWT Karting Ambassador Award. The 42 year old from Gilbert, Arizona is a father of three who has a long and successful history of racing […]

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2013 eKartingNews.com Constructors Championship Events Selected

Program to continue highlighting chassis success across the country with multiple organizations and events

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eKartingNews.com is happy to announce the events to be included as part of the 2013 EKN Constructors Championship program. The 2012 EKN CC standings came down to the wire with Tony Kart holding off a late charge from CRG to claim the title. Another 12-month battle will ensue this year, with large number of chassis […]

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VemmeKart/Extreme Karting will make their presence felt at the SKUSA Pro Tour opening round April 12-14 held at Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, AZ. Doug Sorensen/Extreme Karting along with the VemmeKart team will be attending all of the SKUSA Pro Tour and ProKart Challenge California races to provide factory trackside service and support. VemmeKart/Extreme Karting […]

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Phil DeLaO, Michael McDowell, Ryan Blaney and Johan Schwartz all scored wins tonight in Round Four of the RACERSITES Cup five-week series at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX). However, all in attendance would agree that the Powder Puff race stole the show as competitors and fans lined the fences to watch 22 ladies leave absolutely nothing on […]

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Record Attendance Confirmed for Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals

Highest driver total ever are prepping for Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson next weekend

Apr 05, 2013 Record field sizes are set to kick off the 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour at the SpringNationals in Arizona
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The 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is expected to be bigger and badder than ever before. Entering its fourth season, the three-event program has been enhanced by its largest series prize package ever — now set at roughly $96,000 for the year. A sign of the series’ strength and popularity, the Pro Tour has enjoyed […]

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Industry News: CRG-USA Race Team Partners with Darcy DeCoste Racing Engines

North American CRG race team brings in Southern California engine guru to support team

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CRG-USA operation is continuing to grow as the bulk of the 2013 season is on the horizon. The team had a busy month of March, wrapping up recently with a test weekend preparing for the upcoming Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals in Tucson, Arizona. Aside from coming to grips with the new 2013 CRG chassis […]

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For team Italian Motors USA, preparations are well underway for the opening round of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour in Tucson, Arizona. Italian Motors USA is set for 2013 with perhaps the strongest contingent of drivers on the grid. As one of the most successful teams for developing young drivers and launching careers in the […]

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Driver News: Michael d’Orlando Claims First Career Florida Winter Tour Victory

Younger brother Nicholas scores top ten finishes in TaG Cadet and Rotax Micro Max

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Descending on the Ocala Gran Prix facility for the final round of the Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT), Team Koene USA and DRC Inc. supported pilots Michael and Nicholas d’Orlando would look to finish their winter karting campaign off on the right foot. With the season now in full swing, both drivers continued […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – April 1, 2013

DeLaO begins new season as number one driver

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Unlike the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings for Stock Moto, the TaG standings has seen some shuffling throughout the 400 drivers including in the first release for the 2013 season. A number of big events have already taken place, with the completion of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas and the Florida Winter Tour in the first […]

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Final Few Days Left to Pre-Enter Inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Event

Entries continue to stream in for inaugural event scheduled for Mooresville Motorplex

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The United States Pro Kart Series is preparing for its debut event at the new Mooresville Motorplex, presented by GoPro. The April 26-28 weekend will be one of first, as the USPKS hosts its inaugural event and the North Carolina facility is set to welcome its first major United States event since opening just months […]

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Thinking about running the SKUSA Pro Tour this year, but you haven’t entered the SpringNationals, which are just 8 days away in Tucson, Arizona? Here are some reasons for jumping on-board with the fastest growing and most popular national karting series in the United States: 1. BIG MONEY – SKUSA will have over $100,000 in cash […]

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Series News: Rok Cup USA Adds Homestead Karting as an Official Rok Cup Qualifying Region

Popular South Florida Facility Offers all Rok Cup Classes over Two Event Weekends

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Homestead Karting and Rok Cup USA announced today the addition of Homestead Karting as an Official Rok Cup USA Qualifying Region. Offering all four Rok Cup USA Categories, Mini, Junior, Senior, and Master, Homestead Karting and Rok Cup USA will co-promote a “two-weekend / four-Final” Regional Program. In support for the Homestead Region this year, […]

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Driver News: Anthony Gangi Jr. Ends Florida Winter Tour with Mini Max Vice-Championship

GT7 Motorsports/Tony Kart driver completes FWT Rotax action with a podium result

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Entering the final weekend of competition in the 2013 Formula Kart Productions Florida Winter Tour (FWT), cadet karting standout Anthony Gangi Jr. would look to add yet another championship title after claiming the TaG Cadet title the weekend prior. Coming into the final Rotax event with three final wins to his credit and an ample […]

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Checkered Motorsports will be traveling down south for the Zoom Zoom Nationals held by WKA at Carolina Motorsports Park. After acquiring the import rights of the PCR product, this marks the team’s first WKA event under their new role. Checkered Motorsports is no stranger to the facility as they have claimed multiple podiums and victories […]

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