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After two successful rounds at the Florida Karting Championship Series, Rok Cup USA will begin its rounds of Regional Programs with a visit to the Homestead Karting facility this weekend, April 26-28 for the first of two Homestead Regional Events. Online Entry is still available on the Rok Cup USA website, which for one low […]

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Nine year old Anthony Willis started his preparation for the SKUSA Spring Nationals early in the year. The Rotax Challenge of the Americas series hosted two races in Anthony’s home state of Arizona and he took full advantage by finishing 2nd in the last race of the year, and 3rd overall in the Micro Max […]

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Round Three of the MMX Karting Challenge at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) wrapped up the two-day, doubleheader weekend for the club series. With the opportunity to win two races in a single weekend, several drivers saw back-to-back victories. Dylan Tavella, Neil Verhagen, Nick Neri, Jason Leslie, Kyle Kirkwood, Paolo Dal Cin and William Rivera all scored […]

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Round Two of the MMX Karting Challenge, Mooresville Motorplex’s (MMX) year-long, club series points championship, ran the first of two races during the doubleheader weekend this afternoon. Dylan Tavella, Caleb Tate, Neil Verhagen, Gresham Wagner, Sam Watson, Oliver Askew, Jason Leslie, Ashley Rogero, Brian Davies, Peter Lobona, Bob Speiss and DJ Ortiz all took home […]

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The MAXSpeed Group, the exclusive imported and distributor of Rotax MAX engines and related products in the United States, has announced its Dealers of the Year for 2012. This year, there are two dealers who have set exceptional standards in the volume, growth and development of the Rotax MAX brand, as well as promoting the […]

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eKartingNews.com Set for ‘Trackside Live’ Coverage of Inaugural United States Pro Kart Series Event

New series kicks off April 26-28 at new Mooresville Motorplex, presented by DRT Racing

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There is only one chance to say you were part of history, when a series hosts its inaugural event. Next weekend will be that opportunity as the United States Pro Kart Series hosts the opening rounds for 2013, presented by GoPro. The site will be the new Mooresville Motorplex in North Carolina, and will serve […]

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Team News: Rolison Performance Group Kicks Off 2013 SKUSA Pro Tour

Northwest team beats the heat in Arizona and sweeps TaG Junior main events

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When the Rolison Performance Group set up shop in the pits of the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona for the 2013 Superkarts! USA SpringNationals, they were fully prepared and ready to aim for the top of the podium. The RPG squad was back on the road from their Pacific Northwest headquarters after enjoying an […]

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Team News: CRG-USA Garners Six Podium Finishes at SKUSA SpringNationals

A total of 13 top-10 finishes for the large North American CRG race team

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The opening round of the 2013 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour was a successful trip for the CRG-USA race team. Supporting 17 drivers and other CRG drivers from across North America, the Colorado-based operation guided four drivers to the podium at the SKUSA SpringNationals at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. In total, CRG-USA drivers […]

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One podium on Saturday in the S-5 class, and a pole position on Sunday in the S-2 class for the GP Texas USA team in Tucson, AZ. The team arrived to the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson AZ, with 4 talent drivers, 3 of those drivers come from Mexico, two drivers in the S-2 class, […]

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Industry News: P1 Engines Adds More Victories to 2013 Total

P1 Engines wins TaG Junior in SKUSA competition

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Fresh off scoring three SuperKarts! USA (SKUSA) championships in 2012 and starting the 2013 World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup off with multiple victories, P1 Engines would travel to Tucson, Arizona for the opening round in the SKUSA Pro Tour. Taking place at the Musselman Honda Circuit, the California based engine company would add more wins […]

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Team News: Pserra Racing Gears Up for Summer Karting Season

Antonio Serravalle to contest WSK competition this weekend

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Looking to get the 2013 Canadian karting season up and running, Canadian OTK importer Pserra Racing has announced plans for the upcoming season. Showing support to OTK competitors at all major series throughout Ontario and Quebec, Pserra Racing will be present at all Coupe de Quebec and Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC) events as well […]

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Oakland Valley Raceway Park (OVRP) is hosting a data acquisition seminar for their customers on Sunday, April 21 from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM. The workshop is open to kart and car racers utilizing the AIM RaceStudio2 software and will be taught by professional driver and driver coach, Marc Miller. OVRP has been home to […]

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Race Report: Florida Karting Championship Series – Round Two

Series continues to provide some of the best and most competitive regional karting action

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After a successful opening round to the Florida Karting Championship Series (FKCS) back in mid-March, the program would travel south to the Homestead Karting Complex on the grounds of the famed Homestead-Miami Speedway. Looking to carry the momentum of a record number of entries at round one and some fierce wheel-to-wheel action, competitors did not […]

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KartSport North America Announced as Newest U.S. Distributor of Fernando Alonso Racing Karts

Operation to offer second brand at Mooresville Motorplex location in North Carolina

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KartSport North America has announced a partnership with Fernando Alonso Racing Karts as the newest United States distributor of FA Kart. KartSport North America has served and will continue to be the exclusive North American importer for Arrow Racing Karts, adding the FA Kart brand to their inventory in an effort to better serve their […]

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Driver News: Two Podium Finishes for Sabré Cook at SKUSA Pro Tour SpringNationals

CRG-USA driver earns two third-place finishes as top S1 Pro Stock Moto rookie in Tucson

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2012 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour S2 Semi-Pro Stock Moto champion Sabré Cook made her professional debut this past weekend in Tucson, Arizona. The SKUSA SpringNationals were held at the Musselman Honda Circuit, sporting a record number of competitors for the event and the series. The event was very successful for Cook, as she competed against […]

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Following the RACERSITES Cup finale at Mooresville Motorplex on April 10, Drew Herring was not only crowned the Rental Light Class Champion, it was announced that he was randomly selected as the winner of the RACERSITES Contingency Award Program’s grand prize – a FASTRAX website. In addition, RACERSITES announced that they will extend one of […]

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Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) will head into an action-packed, doubleheader weekend for their club series, the MMX Karting Challenge. Rounds Two and Three of the MMX Karting Challenge will run on Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21 as two separate race events. This weekend’s twin segments of the MMX Karting Challenge will follow a race […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month – March 2013 – Blaine Rocha

California driver puts in dominant performance to clinch Rotax Challenge of the Americas crown

Apr 17, 2013 Rocha swept the entire weekend at the Rotax Challenge of the Americas finale to claim the championship
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In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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Industry News: Buddy Rice to Compete in X-Games Rallycross

BRK owner and Indy 500 winner Buddy Rice to compete in X-Games Rallycross

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Buddy Rice will compete this weekend in his first X Games at Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, in a Rallycross Volkswagen Polo prepared by Marklund Motorsport. Rallycross courses vary from venue to venue and are less than one mile per lap from standing start to flying finish with a tarmac to dirt mixture. There is always […]

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Fourth place in the second feature race of the weekend on Sunday afternoon was the best result for Kiwi karter Daniel Bray at the season-opening SpringNationals kart race meeting in the United States over the weekend. The double-header meeting at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona, hosted the first two rounds of this year’s […]

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