Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Hosts Successful Inaugural Event

Nekeel, Wimsett, Wang and Selliken among the big winners at Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, BC

May 22, 2013 Stepanova Nekeel earned the inaugural Can-Am Rotax Senior victory, and holds the championship lead
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The inaugural Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge took place at the Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, British Columbia this past weekend. A combination of Rotax Max Challenge and Superkarts! USA categories, this ‘super regional’ welcomed a large contingent north of the border at the historic circuit east of the greater Vancouver area. The three day event […]

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Continuing their trend of posting remarkable results in the World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup series, Top Kart USA left the New Castle Motorsports Park (NCMP) with seven victories and 27 podium results. Taking on the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals rounds three action this past weekend, the 2012 Manufacturers Cup award winner was on top of […]

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Driver News: Gianfranco Mazzaferro to Make European Racing Debut

First year Junior Rotax racer will head to Italy to take in the second round of the Rotax Max Euro Challenge Series

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Gianfranco Mazzaferro, a member of the Ferrolati Corse Karting Team, takes the next step in his 2013 kart racing program as he heads to Europe to join an international field of 86 Rotax Max drivers. Mazzaferro and tuner Nick Cosco will work with Team TKP from Holland with Rotax engines from JVD Power. This weekend […]

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Driver News: Zach Holden Sweeps Cadet at New Castle Man Cup Event

Indiana driver wins first two races of Man Cup season at home track

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Zach Holden raced his No. 2 Top Kart to his first WKA Manufacturers Cup wins of the season this past weekend at New Castle Motorsports Park, where the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals marked round three of the 2013 national WKA series. Holden captured his first win Saturday in Cadet Sportsman, which saw him best a competitive […]

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The IKF NW Gold Cup Series brings their second round of Regional Touring Kart racing action to Boise, ID this coming weekend May 24,25,26. Hosted by the Snake River Karters, Round two of the series with feature karting’s best NW drivers and race teams on one of the sports last remaining TRUE sprint tracks. The […]

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Rok Cup USA Orlando Region Opens with Great Success

Popular series battles two days at Orlando Kart Center

May 21, 2013 Nick Neri does donuts following his victory in Rok Shifter
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Rok Cup USA launched its newest Region this past weekend with the first of three events scheduled at Orlando Kart Center. Reeling in from its success in the FKCS earlier in the month, and its Homestead Karting Region last month, Rok Cup USA Officials kept the action rolling in Orlando, Central Florida. As with other […]

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The Countdown has started and there are only a few days left until the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge goes for the second round of the year. From 20th to 26th of May 2013 Italy marks the next stop of the best European ROTAX drivers. All told about 170 participants subscribed for the upcoming event, which […]

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Verstappen Claims First Round of CIK-FIA KZ European Championhip

Dutch driver fends off former champs to earn victory in Germany, Negro scores win in KZ2

May 20, 2013 Verstappen celebrates KZ win, joined by Lammers and Ardigo on the podium
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The European CIK-FIA KZ and KZ2 Championship concluded in Wackersdorf (D) its first round with the victories of Max Verstappen (CRG-TM) in KZ and Riccardo Negro (DR-TM) in KZ2. THE WINNERS OF THE FIRST ROUND In the presence of the President of CIK-FIA, Shaik Abdulla bin Isa Al Khalif, and of the Vice President, Mr. […]

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Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) will host the GoPro® Be a HERO Karting Challenge, a TaG Senior kart race that boasts a $5,000 cash prize to the winner next Wednesday, May 22. The GoPro® Be a HERO Karting Challenge will give fans another opportunity to watch their favorite NASCAR drivers race. With over 30 karters expected to […]

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First 50 Entries For Round 3 at Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge Free

American Medical Response lends support for Denver-area events for 2013 season

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Riding on the momentum of the opening rounds of the Rocky Mountain Pro Kart Challenge (RMPKC), the series is proud to welcome a new partnership for the 2013 season. American Medical Response (AMR) has pledged its support for the Denver-area events of the series and for the upcoming round three – set for the IMI […]

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2013 Rock Island Grand Prix Registration Open

Labor Day street race pre-entry has begun

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Registration is now open for the 2013 Rock Island Grand Prix street race, August 31 & September 1 in Rock Island, Illinois, presented by AT&T and Casey’s General Stores. There are three ways you can enter. 1) Go to the website – http://www.rockislandgrandprix.com – click on the Competitors link at the top of the home page. Half […]

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Marvelous Display of kart control, blistering speed and the drama of Round 3 unfold right before the eyes of hundreds – perhaps thousands – as the Los Angeles Karting Championship (LAKC) made sport history in America last month by broadcasting its main events ‘live’ around the world | But with the dust settled and the […]

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Colin Braun, Denny Hamlin, Drew Herring and Mark Nahrstedt all took home victories in Round One of the Stock Car Steel/SRI five-week championship series at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) on Wednesday night. The NASCAR Spotter’s Rental Kart race was one of the many racing highlights of the evening which included TaG Senior, TaG Masters and Rental […]

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Michel Jourdain Jr. is no stranger to racing. He has raced Indy Car, NASCAR Nationwide Series, Camping World Truck and various rally and sport car series. At the age of 19 years, 6 months and 12 days old, Michel became the youngest driver to start a Champ Car race. He has 152 starts in CART […]

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WKA Manufacturers Cup Series Returns to Action This Weekend in New Castle

McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals marks round three of series set for New Castle Motorsports Park

May 16, 2013 Driver to beat in TaG Masters is Scott Ferris
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Two-cycle sprint racers and teams from around the country will embark on one of the most popular karting facilities in the United States this weekend for round three of the 2013 WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series, the McLaughlin Motorsports Nationals at New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana. Twenty-two divisions will run […]

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Team News: CRG-USA Finds Success at Multiple SKUSA ProKart Challenge Events

North American CRG race team represented in California, Utah and Texas in the same weekend

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The first weekend of May was a busy weekend for karters. Three different Superkarts! USA regions had races during the opening weekend of May, including the opening races for the Texas ProKart Challenge and the Rocky Mountain ProKart Challenge with round three action taking place at the California ProKart Challenge. Colorado-based CRG-USA had drivers competing […]

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Academie Karting Jim Russell is running its first ever driver Camp from 18th of June until the 26th of June. The camp will be covering subjects like: •Driving Position •Body Work •Racing Lines •Adaptation of Driving Style •Kart Setups •Race Craft •Starts •Overtaking •Defending •Cold Tire Driving •Qualifying •Physical condition and nutrition • And more… […]

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Grant Quinlan will help lead many of the best 2-cycle junior sprint karters in North America to Indiana’s New Castle Motorsports Park this weekend, where the World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup Series will hold its third of six 2013 national events. Quinlan will ride his familiar No. 28 MRP Motorsport Birel in the Komet and […]

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Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge Inaugural Event Welcoming Top Teams and Drivers

Solid list of entries set for opening weekend at Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, BC on May 17-19

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A new era is set to begin for the sport of karting in the Pacific Northwest region of the North America, as the Rotax Can-Am ProKart Challenge will host its inaugural event at the Greg Moore Raceway in Chilliwack, British Columbia. The May 17-19 event will welcome a number of top racers and teams, ready […]

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Each and every time a karting event is held in Australia there are no less than 30 volunteers working behind the scenes to assist in providing the opportunity for members of the Australian Karting Association (AKA) to race. These volunteers come from all walks of life, experience, age and professional qualifications while all working in […]

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