First Mini Swift Victory for Sebastian Ng at United States Pro Kart Series

Driver from the Republic of Panama gaining quick success in rookie Mini season

Jun 22, 2018
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One of the rising stars in Cadet karting today is Sebastian Ng. The 11-year-old driver from Panama is enjoying great success in his first season of Mini Swift racing after a solid career at the Micro Swift level, including several victories and podium finishes. This past weekend, Sebastian made his 2018 United States Pro Kart […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: May 2018 – Arias Deukmedjian

Florida driver doubles up at SpringNationals to put himself in championship contention

Jun 22, 2018
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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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Jun 22, 2018
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Rounds 3 & 4 of the 2018 United States Pro Kart Series, presented by MG Tires and Nitro Kart, were real scorchers, with sunny skies, temperatures in the 90’s and very high humidity throughout the weekend. Team Nitro Kart kept their cool well enough to dominate the cadet classes, taking 3 out 4 wins and […]

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Jun 22, 2018
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Two drivers won their first Kart features of 2018 – Cohen Corbett in the St. Catharines Discount Auto Parts Junior 2 and Doug Nigh in the Wilder Racing Engines Performance Manufacturing Senior Fun Divisions respectively. The 25th Anniversary Kart Season also had three drivers add to their win totals Tuesday June 19 th in other […]

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Jun 22, 2018
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The fifth round of the Tuto Super One Series took place at Rowrah in Cumbria with some excellent racing in wet and dry. Event hosts Cumbria Kart Racing Club donated the proceeds of an extra Friday practice session to Bambino driver Ben Clark’s charity, which collects, washes and resells microfibre cloths to raise money for […]

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Jun 22, 2018
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The racing is about to get super exciting as the Gearup Challenge event in just under ten days is setting up perfectly for huge competition from regional, national and international drivers. The trifecta of events is starting with our State Championship this coming week, this series has seen huge growth while the Gearup Challenge always […]

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Jun 22, 2018
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Luxury Swiss watch maker, Richard Mille, to host Richard Mille Young Driver Academy Shootout with Birel ART in Le Castellet, France. 18 Drivers from across the globe, via Birel ART, Ricciardo and Kubica Kart distributors, will be selected based off a well composed results resume and CV. Birel ART North America (PSL Karting Inc.) will have two […]

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Jun 22, 2018
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With a USAC/CRA Sprint Car race slated to race next door at Perris Auto Speedway this Saturday night, star driver Brody Roa has decided to go back to his roots and race with the SoCal Oval Karters in the afternoon at the new SoCal Fair Motorcycle Speedway on the SoCal Fair and Event Center.  Roa […]

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Jun 21, 2018
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With the initials “CK” taped to the back of his helmet, Jared Burchette (Kaos Kart Shop) took the win on Saturday in Formula 125, honoring a friend lost to a battle with leukemia shortly before the weekend started. At the track where the series started, 30 karts took the green flag, the most of any class. The New […]

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New Kart Tracks Hitting North America

Development on West Coast and Gulf Coast will help fuel sport’s growth

Jun 21, 2018
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The sport of karting has four key pillars that support the stability and growth of its foundation, and this power quartet includes organizations/promoters, the industry, competitors and racing facilities. Keying on the last of the four, we have been fortunately enjoying the continuing development of new tracks over the years, with recently-built venues like Speedsportz […]

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Andersen RacePark Announces Top Prize Package for New Karting Series

Ties with the Mazda Road to Indy will Include a Fully Funded USF2000 Test

Jun 21, 2018
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As the summer season begins to creep onto the Florida Gulf Coast, the staff at Andersen RacePark (ARP) and Andersen Promotions are excited to announce new programs and opportunities for karters throughout the state. Highlights include the formation of a brand-new series of races to be hosted at the popular venue in Palmetto, Fla., and […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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The second event of the Texas ProKart Challenge was a special and unique experience. The Superkarts! USA regional program hosted a Thursday, Friday, Saturday event, featuring two rounds of competition, with the main events held under the lights of the North Texas Kartway in Denton, Texas. Rob Howden and David Cole broke down the entire […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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Following a successful launch last year, the Featured Products Showcase will return to the 2018 Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show, December 6-8 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, giving exhibitors and attendees unprecedented product access and exposure during the three biggest business days in racing. This year’s Featured Products Showcase, located in the […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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In Germany, the third round of the CIK-FIA European Junior Championship once again confirmed the competitiveness of the Parolin chassis on every track. On Ampfing’s twisty circuit, Gabriele Mini’ has shown extraordinary consistency in the top group of the OK-Junior category. Always in the top five, most often among the top three, the Parolin Racing […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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“We are one”, the slogan of the brand new Kart Republic has definitely proved that it sounds right! The Italian chassis dominated the third round of the European OK Championship at Ampfing, Germany. With his kart in the colours of Rosberg Racing, Petronas and Arexons, Lorenzo Travisanutto led the Final almost from start to finish. […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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On the Ampfing circuit excellent performance of the Kosmic Racing Department. The spotlight on the Kart Grand Prix – Germanygoes out, the third round (of four) of the FIA Karting European Championshipreserved for the OK and OKJ single-speedcategories that have given a show on the German Ampfing circuit. A track that saw the Kosmic Racing […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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On the occasion of the third round of the FIA Karting European Championship reserved for OK-OKJ categories on the German Ampfing circuit, the Tony Kart Racing Team proved to be extremely competitive. The curtain falls on the German circuit of Ampfing, theater of the Kart Grand Prix – Germany, the third (of four) appointmentof the […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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Starting last week, every Briggs & Stratton 206 race engine and short block manufactured will ship with a new custom ‘SMART’ seal system. “A wealth of engine information will now be available via your smart phone” stated David Klaus, Director – Briggs & Stratton Racing.  Each serialized/UPC code, when interfaced through a phone app, will […]

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Jun 20, 2018
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The German round of the European OK Championship ended with an excellent overall result for the Birel ART brand. At Ampfing, in the heart of Bavaria, the competitiveness displayed by the Racing Team enabled Luigi Coluccio and Marijn Kremers to enter the top 10 of the Final, with a 6th place acquired with panache for […]

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Plans in Full Motion for Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22

Hotel reservations open for SKUSA’s return to Rio All-Suite Las Vegas Hotel & Casino this November

Jun 19, 2018
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It has been just over 200 days since the final checkered flag fell on the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 21 last November. Planning for the 22nd edition of the world’s most spectacular karting event started even before the cleanup began. This year, the SKUSA SuperNationals makes a trip back to the Rio All-Suite Las Vegas Hotel […]

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