Feb 20, 2015
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To our amazing LAKC Families, As you may or may not have heard from social media in the past week, the 2015 Racing Season for LAKC has been derailed. There has been a lot of speculation and misunderstandings of what the reason was that lead to this decision. LAKC will not add fuel to the […]

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Feb 20, 2015
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The 2015 Syd White Memorial Enduro Presented by Briggs and Stratton was held on February 14-15 at the Marina Airport Karting Circuit. The theme of the fourth edition of the race was new challenges for all. A new qualifying procedure on Saturday, new minimum pit stop requirements, new tire manufacturer, which would see more tire […]

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Victory Again for Brueckner at Rotax Challenge of the Americas

Orsolon Racing driver leads championship with four straight podium finishes on west coast

Feb 20, 2015
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The 2015 season has been a solid start for 13-year-old Nick Brueckner. In just four weeks of racing in this short amount of time into the new year, the Orsolon Racing Tony Kart driver has notched up his best string of results in his young career. This past weekend at the Rotax Challenge of the […]

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EKN One-on-One: Alan Rudolph

Karting veteran becomes new co-owner of SpeedsportZ Racing Park and creates new racing academy

Feb 20, 2015
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Karting produces a number of individuals that continue to represent the sport, and themselves at the highest level, earning the respect of many within the industry. Over the last three decades, Alan Rudolph has been considered among the top karters in the country. Alan has raced in nearly all forms of the sport, from oval, […]

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Another Successful Event at Palm Beach for Florida Pro Kart Series

Over 100 entries each day enjoy tough competition and family atmosphere focused event

Feb 19, 2015
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The second stop of the Florida Pro Kart Series winter program returned to the Palm Beach Kart Center in Jupiter, Florida on February 6-8. Contesting the third and fourth rounds of the six-race championship series, just over 100 entries took part in another successful and fun event focused around family-based atmosphere. Fourteen categories made up […]

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Feb 19, 2015
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“Winter testing is essential but there comes a point where you have had enough of all the rehearsals and the pretend racing. You just want to get down to the real action.” World Champion Formula One driver Damon Hill once said this leading up to start of the season, much of the same feeling swirls […]

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Feb 19, 2015
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After a long off-season and much anticipation for the 2015 racing season, Racing Edge Motorsports is proud to announce their new collaboration. REM has entered into a business relationship with Kosmic Racing Kart. This decision comes after a 4-year relationship with Birel and SRA Karting. This is a great opportunity for REM to establish the […]

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Rotax Winter Cup: A Splendid Season Opener

Tom Gamble wins exciting Final, Pierce Lehane unbeatable, double win for Ferenc Kancsar

Feb 19, 2015
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From 9th to 15th February 2015, the traditional ROTAX Winter Cup kicked off the year’s first trial of strength. For the sixth time this prestigious karting event welcomed the international ROTAX scene on the Spanish 1.588 metres long karting track of Campillos near Malaga. Since its debut in 2010 the Winter Cup has proved to […]

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From the Tower: Rotax Challenge of the Americas 2015 – Phoenix

Picture perfect weekend in Phoenix as series championships continue chase

Feb 19, 2015
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Thanks to our popular EKN Trackside Live program, we spend our entire racedays up in the tower, watching every on-track session, so not much time is spent roaming the paddock for the stories. This new ‘From the Tower’ column provides us with the opportunity to delve deeper into some of the interesting stories develop over […]

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Feb 18, 2015
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The So-Cal Challenge series regrets to announce that they are postponing the upcoming race on February 28th at Adams Motorsports Park. Due to the recent changes with the LAKC/CalSpeed relationship, the Southern California karting community is in a state of flux right now and the support for the upcoming race at CalSpeed takes precedence. “Many of […]

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Feb 18, 2015
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Join Pitt Race in kicking off our 2015 Kart Racing series on the Wilson Circuit. Pitt Race is a world-class karting facility that services all levels of racing. We are happy to announce that 2015 will continue this tradition with a local karting series. We will focus on quality racing and delivering top-notch track experience. […]

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Mathias Ramirez Opens 2015 Strong with Wins at Florida Winter Tour

Two heat race wins, two main event victories and one pole position in January

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With the close of the 2014 racing season and the dawn of a new one, Ocala Gran Prix pilot Mathias Ramirez would be thrust into the spotlight as the lead junior driver on the powerhouse karting team. Scoring multiple wins and championships throughout 2014, Ramirez started the current year’s campaign off in fine form scoring […]

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MAXSpeed Group Announces evo Engine Upgrade Kits Now In Stock

Limited quantities of evo engine kits available directly through MAXSpeed Group

Feb 18, 2015
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MAXSpeed Group announces today they have received inventory of Rotax 125 MAX evo engine upgrade kits, which are now available in limited quantities directly through the MAXSpeed Group.  Special upgrade kit pricing is good through April 30, 2015 and only one upgrade kit will be available per US engine serial number. Please download the upgrade […]

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Feb 18, 2015
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The opening round of the SuperKarts USA! California ProKart Challenge kicked off at the Buttonwillow karting circuit, with P1 Engines claiming victory with Carlos Calderon in TaG Masters. The technical circuit proved challenging for all drivers as the grip started to build on Friday and then the conditions changed 180 degrees with rain all day […]

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Feb 18, 2015
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From a list of rising karting stars, Jagger Jones and Sting Ray Robb were recently selected as representatives of the USA to participate in the 2015 CIK Karting Academy Trophy.  After soliciting interested drivers aged 13 to 15 from the United States, the WKA Board of Trustees considered all applicants’ resumes, and made the selection […]

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Feb 17, 2015
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With successful on track results, a professional image and one of the most experienced karting teams in the paddock, Team Koene USA is set to expand on their online presence. With active social media accounts on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram as well as an in-depth online store, Team Koene USA has put in place a […]

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Feb 17, 2015
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A busy 2015 schedule, Checkered Motorsports next visit will be at Orlando Kart Center for the second round of the Florida Winter Tour.  With much excitement the team will feature a total of ten pilots in this upcoming Rok Cup event. The Mxk8 continues to be the chassis of choice in the Senior classes as […]

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Feb 17, 2015
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TAG™ Racing International / TAG™ USA is proud to post the 2015 TAG Rules along with the Local Option Rules. As some of you know we maintain a full set of Local Option Rules and Class Structures for all karting classes and divisions, not just TAG. We believe that the TAG™ Local Option Rule set […]

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Updated Information for 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Rounds Three and Four

Orlando Kart Center rounds February 21-22 and February 27-March 1

Feb 17, 2015
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After a tremendous start to the 2015 Cold Stone Florida Winter Tour Powered by MAXSpeed Entertainment last month in Homestead, which saw upwards of 366 competitors, huge racing names and great racing action, the second event weekend for both the ROK Cup USA and Rotax MAX Challenge programs are just around the corner. MAXSpeed Entertainment […]

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Top Kart USA Continues Winning Ways in Florida

Three wins and seven podiums in second event weekend of FPKS

Feb 17, 2015
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In rounds three and four of the Florida Pro Kart Series (FPKS), Top Kart carried out multiple wins and podiums. Taking place at the Palm Beach Karting facility over the February 6-8 weekend, the blue and white branded karts pulled out three wins and seven podiums across five fields throughout the weekend. Blake Deister explained, […]

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