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Feb 28, 2018
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The ninth season of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is set to begin this weekend with the second running of the WinterNationals. What began with just under 100 drivers in northern California back in April 2010, SKUSA now welcomes over 200 from around the world to compete in North America’s top karting series. The three-event, […]

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On Track Promotions and RTD Media and Management Join Forces to Offer Hero Cards

Two growing companies will offer productions services to their line of services

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On Track Promotions (OTP), a leading photography company in the world of motorsports, and RTD Media & Management (RTD), a consulting and promotions company, have joined together and are offering hero card production to their growing list of services. With over twenty-five years of promotional designs and services between the two, the duo will join […]

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Feb 28, 2018
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The CRG OFFICIAL YEARBOOK, a publication dedicated to the 2017 activities of CRG, has been presented. A hardcover publication of more than 140 pages to describe the 2017 season of CRG, covering sporting, commercial and technical aspects. A wide space is dedicated to the victory in the KZ World Championship, with a report and exclusive […]

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Trackside Karting Services Wins in First Event of 2018 Season

TKS team has another successful outing at first event of Texas Sprint Racing Series

Feb 28, 2018
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With the first event of the Texas Sprint Racing Series (TSRS) taking place this past weekend at Speedsportz Racing Park in Houston Texas, Trackside Karting Services would enter eight fierce competitors. Competing in all different categories including the LO206 Cadet class, Micro Swift, Mini Swift, X30 Junior, X30 Senior and LO206 Light, the team showed […]

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Feb 28, 2018
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With nearly two months of racing under their belt in the 2018 season, Speed Concepts Racing is prepared and ready to attack the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Pro Tour in New Orleans, Louisiana. With the first event taking place at the multi-track facility, team drivers will shoot for the top step of the podium as they […]

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Feb 28, 2018
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The opening round of the 2018 SP Tools Australian Kart Championship, presented by Castrol EDGE has created history through Lachie Dalton becoming the first Tasmanian to win a round of the AKC and Aaron Cameron took the first KZ2 round win for JC Kart. Dalton was dominant in the KA1 category at the Monarto Karting […]

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Feb 26, 2018
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A perfect day for racing wrapped up the second stop of the 2018 Challenge of the Americas as drivers contested the fourth round of the premier west coast winter series. Over 90 drivers took to the 0.720-mile course of the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California in the nine categories, shaping up the championship chases […]

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NOLA Motorsports Park Announces Changes to Karting Program at Their Facility

Group of industry professionals now in place to operate kart track’s race program

Feb 26, 2018
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Major changes are taking place at the NOLA Motorsports Park facility as management has decided to take a different direction with their karting program. Assembling a group of industry professionals to operate the remainder of the 2018 schedule, plans for the future are in full swing and the focus will be on providing the South […]

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Feb 26, 2018
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The first race of the 2018 Texas Sprint Racing Series (TSRS) was on February 17-18 at Speedsportz in Houston, Texas. The series built upon the 2017 season that saw some of the best regional competition for Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. The series includes both 2-cycle and 4-cycle classes. The TSRS saw their biggest fields ever […]

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Feb 26, 2018
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Three stars of the Electric GT eKarting Drivers’ Club made their debut at championship headquarters on Thursday. Drivers from Europe, North America and Asia successfully carried out a test of the championship’s lightweight 3.2Kwh eKart ahead of the inaugural season, commencing later this year. The test took place on Thursday at Circuit Pau-Arnos in France, […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Challenge of the Americas – CalSpeed Saturday Report

Drew impresses in Senior Rok debut, while Keyes dominates Rok Shifter

Feb 24, 2018
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Clear blue skies and low-60s temperatures greeted the Challenge of the Americas drivers for Round #3 of the series at the 15-turn, 0.720-mile CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, CA.  Over 90 drivers took the track in the program’s nine categories and the day’s action featured five new winners and one driver who extended his COTA […]

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Superkarts! USA Crowns Inaugural Winter Series Champions

‘Spring Training’ session completed with IAME International Final tickets claimed for Team SKUSA

Feb 24, 2018
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The 2018 season is one of expansion for Superkarts! USA, with the California-based organization reaching across the entire country in a return to its roots. Florida was the beginning grounds for the vision of SKUSA with former owner Don Janowski. Now SKUSA owner/CEO Tom Kutscher was able to rekindle the presence of the organization with […]

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2018 Underway for Los Angeles Karting Championship

New championship chases begin season at CalSpeed Karting Center

Feb 23, 2018
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For over three decades, the Los Angeles Karting Championship has provided the platform for racers to enjoy, develop, and compete year after year in the southern California area. The 2018 season is no different with nine events scheduled on the year with a diverse collection of karting classes racing for year-end championships. Those title chases […]

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Feb 23, 2018
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The ROK Winter Tour Championship took place in Ocala, FL last weekend where Birel ART was able to succeed in some of the most competitive categories. The ROK Vortex engine has been a reliable, affordable package providing fair racing for all drivers, in addition to being an easy product to maintain. In ROK Senior, Ryan […]

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Arias Deukmedjian Joins Leading Edge Motorsports to Kick Off 2018 SKUSA Pro Tour

Deukmedjian looks to build on successful winter karting program

Feb 23, 2018
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With one popular winter karting program already coming to a close and another one with the checkered flag on the horizon, Arias Deukmedjian has already shifted his focus to the 2018 national karting scene. After claiming a third place finish in the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Winter Series X30 Junior championship chase, the American driver with […]

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2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Kyle Fogt

Briggs racing helps bring OVKA racer back to karting

Feb 23, 2018
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The 2017 season marked the third year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV. The purpose of the effort is to promote the grassroots Briggs 206 program across North America, providing racers with the opportunity to match up against other drivers from across the United States and Canada. Through the support […]

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Feb 22, 2018
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Constant improvements and great comebacks for our drivers during the weekend of the historic race on the South Garda circuit in Lonato. We only missed the final success. Usual, great participation of drivers and fans in Lonato, for the traditional international race of the opening season, the Winter Cup, now in its 23rd edition. The […]

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Feb 22, 2018
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More than 300 drivers coming from 40 Countries enlivened the weekend of the Lonato’s historical race at the South Garda Karting di Lonato. Among them, also our Kosmic Racing Department’s drivers. The Winter Cup is among the most historic and attended competitions of the international calendar. This was also confirmed with the 23rd edition of […]

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Feb 22, 2018
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The latest conference call meeting minutes have been posted to the WKA website.  Click HERE to be taken to the minutes from the February 13th call.

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Feb 22, 2018
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As we get geared up for the upcoming Manufacturers Cup race at GoPro Motorplex, March 23-25,2018 we wanted to clarify Pit Parking. Due to the limited parking in the pit area, there will be no RV/camper parking in the pit area. Camping will be located on the outside of the gated area. Please refer to […]

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