CIK-FIA European Championship – Spanish Round Report

New stars of international karting shine in Alcaniz

Jun 17, 2013 KF podium with Nielsen celebrating his victory with Sorensen (left) and Verstappen
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A surprising result characterized this race of international karting. It happened in Alcaniz (E), at the Motorland Aragon facility, in the first out of two rounds of the CIK-FIA European Championship (KF and KFJ categories) of the 2013 season. In particular, the KF Junior category had remarkable results achieved by new names of kart racing, […]

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Mooresville Motorplex and GoPro® Begin New Partnership

North Carolina facility opened in October 2012 receives new name

Jun 17, 2013 GoPro Motorplex logo
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Mooresville Motorplex and GoPro®, the world’s most versatile camera, have announced a three-year naming rights deal that will retitle the 0.7-mile,11-turn, outdoor, state-of-the-art karting facility as GoPro Motorplex. The track entitlement agreement gives GoPro naming rights to the Motorplex, which offers a diverse schedule accommodating seasoned karters, arrive-and-drive rental kart racing, corporate/group events and the […]

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Next up for the WKA VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda is the 2013 WKA Road Race Grand Nationals, July 26-28 at the pristine VIRginia International Raceway. The VIR Grand Nationals entry form has been posted. Go to http://www.worldkarting.com/downloads/eb-2013/VIR_2013.pdf to view and print the entry blank. The Road Race Grand Nationals, hosted by […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – June 10, 2013

Pagano and Formal remain at top with Chelootz returning to top-three

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Today is the release of the eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings, following a month of action around the country. No major changes among the top-10, as familiar names fill out the order. WKA Manufacturers Cup Series, California ProKart Challenge, United States Pro Kart Series, and numerous regional programs from coast-to-coast have been added to the total, […]

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Colin Braun, Chuck Tate, Mark Nahrstedt and Alex Pacheco all took home wins in Round Four of the Stock Car Steel/SRI five-week championship series at Mooresville Motorplex (MMX). Highlighting the night was the Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series parking lot Car Show, where the top-three Fan Favorite vehicles were able to make a pace lap […]

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California Sun Shines Down on Latest Event for Los Angeles Karting Championship

Several racers complete perfect weekends at round five of the LAKC

Jun 13, 2013 Los Angeles Karting Championship LAKC logo
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The fifth round of the 2013 Los Angeles Karting Championship took place the second weekend of June. Racers from all over California converged at the CalSpeed Karting Complex in Fontana, to compete on the Classico circuit. Weather was never an issue, as the sun shined down on another solid turnout of racers with terrific racing […]

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Franklin Motorsports is happy to bring back the Tony Kart brand and OTK product selection to their current product line-up. Franklin Motorsports boasts a long history in the karting industry and has most recently shown expansive growth in their trackside support program and mobile store. As the US importer for Merlin Racing Chassis, Tillett Seats, […]

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Superkarts! USA SuperNationals XVII Priority Pre-Entry Program Announced

Updated procedure for 2013 gives SKUSA racers opportunity to lock-in Vegas entry

Jun 13, 2013 SKUSA Superkarts! USA logo
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Without a doubt, the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals in Las Vegas is the biggest sprint karting event in the world. This coming November, with the exciting addition of the Rotax Junior and DD2 categories, race attendance is expected to top the 575-driver mark. With each class size restricted to a pre-set maximum of either 40 or […]

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Team News: USPKS Provides Two Victories and Six Podiums for Top Kart USA

Outstanding runs for junior drivers while TaG competitors run into some bad luck

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Making the short trek from their Indianapolis, Indiana warehouse 45 minutes east to the New Castle Motorsports Park facility, Top Kart USA once again had the largest team presence in the paddock and went on to secure six podiums including two victories. Competing at the third and fourth rounds of the United States Pro Kart […]

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The MMX Karting Challenge club racing series will return to Mooresville Motorplex (MMX) for Round Five on Father’s Day, this Sunday, June 16. Special for Round Five, MMX will celebrate all race dads with a Father’s Day breakfast and Rental Kart race. MMX Father’s Day breakfast will include light refreshments served from 8:30-10:00 a.m. in […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Stock Moto – June 10, 2013

Leesmann continues reign at top with Musgrave new top challenger

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Another month has been completed for the 2013 season, and Stock Moto racing continues to grow. The new release of the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings still has over 200 drivers recording results from the past 12 months, despite a number of events removed from the standings from last year. The order of the Stock Moto standings […]

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ART Grand Prix America is very pleased to announce the introduction of the new ART Grand Prix TS-05 NA cadet model. Building off the successful platform that has seen ART Grand Prix win all over the world in the Mini classes, the TS-05 NA is a chassis designed and built solely for the United States […]

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With the first half of the Florida Karting Championship Series (FKCS) schedule now in the books, series officials, teams and competitors will start the second half of the campaign this coming weekend in Northern Florida. Taking place at the ultra fast Monticello Karting and Motor Club facility in Monticello, Florida, competitors will hit the track […]

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IPK North America had a very strong showing as the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship began a week ago as a combined squad sent seven different drivers from five different classes up the podium steps at Mosport International Karting. Both Christopher Proietto and Xavier Harris were class winners, and IPK teams combined for five podiums in […]

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The Stock Car Steel/SRI Championship Series will return Wednesday night, June 12 for Round Four of the five-week series. Special for Round Four will be a Car Show in the parking lot expected to feature race cars, classic cars, motorcycles and vintage go-karts from various museums and personal owners from around the Mooresville area. The […]

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Checkered Motorsports attended the second round of the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) event held at New Castle Motorsports Park(NCMP). The team gathered three poles, one podium, and obtained vital knowledge for the team’s next appearance. In the Junior category, Nick Luedeke ran the PCR Super Strillo chassis. The 2013 chassis has yet to […]

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Jun 11, 2013 CIK-FIA European Championship KF KFJ
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THE CIK-FIA KF AND KF JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP FROM 12TH TO 16TH JUNE ON THE MOTORLAND ARAGÒN CIRCUIT IN ALCANIZ, IN SPAIN. THE RACE LIVE IN STREAMING SINCE THE PRE-FINALS ON SUNDAY 16TH ON http://WWW.CIKFIA.TV AND http://WWW.CIKFIACHAMPIONSHIP.COM. PRE-RECORDED BROADCAST ON RAI SPORT WILL FOLLOW. KF AND KFJ AT THEIR FIRST RACE OF THE SEASON IN THE CIK-FIA EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP […]

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The next double header race weekend of the IKF Region 7 Championship series will be June 21-23 hosted by Willow Springs Kart Club on the Kart Track at Willow Springs International Raceway. The Willow Springs Kart Club has added a Pro Leopard Sr. Race on Saturday and a purse on the Spec PRD Sr., Spec […]

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Mooresville Motorplex to Host Rotax GoPro® Summer Shootout with $2,500 to Win in Rotax Senior

July 5-7 event serves as warm-up event for United States Rotax Grand Nationals in North Carolina

Jun 11, 2013 Mooresville Motorplex MMX logo
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Mooresville Motorplex is proud to announce they will host the 2013 Rotax GoPro® Summer Shootout on July 5, 6 and 7. MMX expects competitors from across the country to attend the event in preparation for the U.S. Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Nationals that will be held at MMX later that month on July 31- August […]

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Team News: Three Podium Results for Team PSL Karting at ECKC Season Opener

Luc Sauriol earns two trips to the podium and Thierry Cote adds another top finish for PSL

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Heading to the first round of the 2013 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship (ECKC) this past weekend, Team PSL Karting would leave with three podium finishes as well as several top-ten results with their team of eight drivers. Tackling some stiff competition and ever-changing weather conditions at the Mosport International Karting facility, part of the Canadian […]

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