Nov 09, 2015
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After nine months and ten exciting races, the climax for the 2015 season of the NOLA Sprint Kart Championship will reach its climax on November 14 and 15. The Season finale weekend for the NSKC will be held on two different track configurations over the two days, each day will be considered a separate race for […]

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Nov 09, 2015
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With SuperNationals XIX with just a few weeks away, Greyhound Seats is excited to announce that the Italian based operation will be present showcasing a multitude of their products with the help of Checkered Motorsports.  A seat arguably one of the key factors in finding the sweet spot in the handling of the kart, Greyhound […]

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Top Kart USA Scores Impressive Results Across the Country

Top Kart chassis bring home podiums in Mooresville, Pittsburgh and Phoenix

Nov 09, 2015
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Top Kart USA drivers were spread across the country October 24 and 25, competing at the GoPro Motorplex, Pittsburgh International Raceway and PKRA’s Phoenix track. Drivers brought home podium finishes at each event. “We’re excited about the great results around the United States in local and national karting events over the past few weekends,” said […]

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Heading to the MAXSpeed Entertainment promoted US Open of Las Vegas with a shot at the Elite Shifter title, Sabré Cook would enter the event with a different look. Trading in her black CRG chassis for her new blue Energy Kart, the speed improved and the lap times decreased, as she would fight a pair […]

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Challenge of the Americas Champions Taking on the World

Four drivers set to represent west coast international series and United States of America at 2015 Rotax Grand Finals

Nov 09, 2015
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The first drivers to join the Team USA roster for 2015 Rotax Grand Finals came via the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program. Held during the winter months of the season, the international Rotax Max Challenge series hosts three events, welcoming drivers from all over North America as well as other parts of the world, […]

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EKN Exclusive: SKUSA SuperNationals XIX – Preview Series – TaG Cadet

Another full field set for battle in youngest SKUSA division

Nov 08, 2015
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present the Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals XIX. In the coming days, EKN will preview each of the nine categories that will compete outside the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino from November 18-22. For complete coverage of […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX

November 18-22, 2015: Las Vegas Convention Center - Las Vegas, Nevada

Nov 06, 2015
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The 2015 edition of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals is set to take place November 18-22. A new location is the major story heading into Nevada, as the Las Vegas Convention Center just off the Strip will host over 500 drivers competing at the world’s largest karting event. New host hotel Westgate Las Vegas Resort & […]

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Evinco Announced as New Superkarts! USA Spec Tire for 2016

SKUSA continues long-time partnership with MG Tires into the future

Nov 06, 2015
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As part of the continuing evolution of the Superkarts! USA platform, series principal Tom Kutscher is pleased to announce that the SKUSA Fikse Wheels Pro Tour and regional ProKart Challenge programs will be running a new spec tire in 2016 and beyond. In working closely with long-time partner, MG Tires, the two companies have reached […]

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Nov 06, 2015
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Fieldhouse Racing, a team of two young brothers who race together in the Yahama Junior Sportsman series at Whiteland Raceway Park in Indiana (yes, the same track where Tony Stewart, Mark Dismore, and John Andretti started their racing careers), wins 1st and 2nd place this season, which ended October 10, 2015. But this dual family […]

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Nov 06, 2015
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The City of Inverness is preparing for its fifth annual Inverness Grand Prix Street Race. This unique street racing event only takes place in a handful of other cities in the nation. The city streets are transformed into karting track with twist and turns through a picturesque downtown. It is sanctioned by World Karting Association […]

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Tyler Gonzalez Claims US Open of Las Vegas Mini Max Victory

OGP driver claims the top spot at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino

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Not competing in the US Open program all season, Ocala Gran Prix driver Tyler Gonzalez made the cross country trek to Las Vegas, Nevada and won big to close out the season. Improving throughout the weekend, Gonzalez claimed the checkered flag in the Rotax Mini Max class to be named the US Open of Las […]

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Race Report: Cold Stone US Open of Las Vegas Series Finale

Incredible racing at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino to close the inaugural season of MAXSpeed Entertainment’s US Open series

Nov 06, 2015
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MAXSpeed Entertainment put an exclamation point on its inaugural Cold Stone US Open series presented by MG Tires and Chase / Brash Racing by attracting over 180 Rotax and Shifter drivers to the third and final round of 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino played host to drivers, teams, and […]

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Product Profile: DRT Racing Importing NEK Racing Seats

Italian company revolutionizing the kart seat, New Hampshire-based operation bringing it to the United States

Nov 05, 2015
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Simply put, the seat is the connection point between the driver and chassis in a racing kart. It’s a critically important component in regards to how the kart feels to the driver and it’s also a significant adjustment option for the chassis, depending on the track conditions or the particular engine package. Chassis manufacturers develop […]

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Nov 05, 2015
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On the heels of the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XIX event, ikart Indianapolis is excited to announce that it has signed its newest factory driver, AJ Myers. The ikart team, lead by owner and Team Principal, John Martin, will look to turn heads in a competitive field of drivers. Martin added, “We are excited to have […]

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Nov 04, 2015
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On the proposal of the WSK Promotion, validated by the International Karting Commission, it has been decided to change the format of its Competitions from 2016. This is to increase the track time before the start of the Competition and facilitate testing and the development of equipment without requiring a prior trip. The savings may […]

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Challenge of the Americas Updates 2016 Schedule and Class Structure

Phoenix weekend moved to avoid conflicts, series adds shifterkart divisions to program

Nov 04, 2015
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The Challenge of the Americas has been the premier winter karting series on the left coast for the past eight years. Hosting the international Rotax Max Challenge categories, a number of premier teams and drivers have found their way to the southwestern states during the winter months. The ninth season of the Challenge is set […]

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Superkarts! USA Unveils SuperNationals XIX Track Design

Fikse Wheels Pro Tour contenders fight for championships on brand new layout at Las Vegas Convention Center

Nov 03, 2015
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The 2015 Superkarts! USA SuperNationals will mark the fourth occasion during the 19-year history of the event of a location change. The first move came in 2002 when the event left the XPLEX for the Rio Hotel & Casino, leaving the home track where the event laid its roots in the sport during its first […]

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Nov 03, 2015
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On Demand streaming of of Sunday’s racing is available on karting.net.au The Australian Karting Championship, presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE went over and above its fair share of excitement at the Grand Final event in Geelong – with four of the eight classes on offer not decided until the drop of the chequered flag […]

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Coyote Wins Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup Constructors Championship

206 Cup Championship Highlights Coast-to-Coast Coyote Success in 2015

Nov 03, 2015
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With the 2015 karting season nearing its completion, Coyote Motorsports is proud to announce coast-to-coast success for its chassis and customers with one of the highlights the Constructors Championship in the Briggs & Stratton 206 Cup. Billed as “the fastest growing 4-cycle karting series in America,” the 206 Cup featured six divisions for Briggs’ LO206 […]

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Nov 03, 2015
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Columbus, Indiana-based Jim Howe Motorsports LLC has signed 12-year-old Jordan Fresher of Avon (IN) to drive for the go-kart racing team in 2016. He will drive the team’s #62 Birel kart in a tentative 15-race schedule next season. Fresher is the son of Tom Fresher, also of Avon. The youth is a seventh grade student […]

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