Aug 31, 2018
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The country’s longest running karting series, the Tuto Super One, reached the height of the season last weekend at the legendary Cotswold circuit of Rissington. Both competitors and the series and circuit teams worked hard this weekend in difficult weather conditions with rain on Saturday and Sunday, with not a single red flag interruption. Louis […]

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Aug 31, 2018
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Join us for what is guaranteed to be the biggest kart race in the State of New York in over a decade! Incredible competition can always be found at the Gearup Challenge but when all the positions and so many points are up for grabs it sets up to be one epic final round. The tough […]

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Aug 31, 2018
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Austin Nigh of Welland won his first Kart Feature of 2018 in the Superior PetroFuels Junior Restricted Division Tuesday August 27th. In other Performance Manufacturing Divisional Action … Two Niagara Falls drivers –  Nigel Pendykoski took home his 8th RCM Racing Equipment Junior 2 Feature win while Dylan Culp won his 4th Southern Ontario Modified […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 Rock Island Grand Prix – Preview

24th edition of Labor Day street race festival welcomes karters to Quad Cities area

Aug 31, 2018
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Unless you have been there, not many words can describe this event. For some, it is the most fun you can have on and off the track. Others, it’s a chance to push yourself to the extreme limits. And for a handful of racers, it’s home. The Xtreme Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom […]

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Aug 30, 2018
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With the 2018 IKF Sprint Grand Nationals just days away, details have emerged regarding an unprecedented cash purse for IAME KA100 powered classes. The KPX Karting Championship, in partnership with the newly reformed IKF, have confirmed that winners of the KA100 classes at this year’s Grand Nationals will be eligible to participate in the ‘Triple […]

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Rolison Performance Group Ends 2018 SKUSA Pro Tour with Championship and Podiums

Race team earns podium finishes at SKUSA SummerNationals to clinch title and vice-championships in multiple classes

Aug 30, 2018
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The 2018 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour championship came to an end at the New Castle Motorsports Park on August 10-12. The ninth edition of the SummerNationals decided the 2018 series champions, with the Rolison Performance Group engaged in the many title battles entering the weekend. The weekend saw multiple podium finishes in both the IAME […]

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Aug 30, 2018
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Karting was created in the United States back in 1956 and has grown into the sport we know today. The sport is contested world wide, and recognized by the FIA under the CIK organization. The first ever world karting championship sanctioned by the CIK was in 1964, won by Italian Guido Sala. Since that time, […]

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Los Angeles Karting Championship Ends Summer with Round Seven

Number of first wins and streaks extended as Southern California karting program begins final stretch for 2018 season

Aug 29, 2018
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The 2018 season for the Los Angeles Karting Championship continued on August 26 with the seventh round of the year. The seventh of nine races counted toward the year-end championship standings was contested at the CalSpeed Karting Center. The Classico layout of the Fontana, California facility, located outside the Auto Club Speedway, challenged the racers […]

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Aug 29, 2018
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Rok Cup USA is happy to finally announce our 100cc TaG category for the ROK THE RIO event in Las Vegas. “The need for this category is high in the US. Anyone that has been in the US karting market knows, that the 100cc has always been a major piece of the puzzle to build […]

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Aug 29, 2018
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1) If you have not yet made yourself familiar with the new staging area for those arriving early on Friday, please review that information here: http://rockislandgrandprix.com/news_releases/2018/news_staging-area.html 2) The X30 class has been dropped for lack or entrants. 3) At the request of Margay and the Ignite Masters competitors, the weight for that class has been […]

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Aug 29, 2018
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To conclude another great year of Road Racing, WKA has posted the Entry Forms for the 2018 WKA Vega Tires Road Racing Grand Nationals, slated for NCM Motorsports Park, Bowling Green, Kentucky, November 9-11. In partnership with KART for the second event this year, the Grand National Event promises to be one of the highlights […]

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Aug 29, 2018
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The final round of the KPX Karting Championship took us to Reno for a night race which is the only go kart track outside of California in our series region. Normally our races are practice Saturday and race Sunday but the event was moved up a day to accommodate racing into the night. Practice went […]

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Aug 29, 2018
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It was another winning weekend for PSL Karting, the North American importer for the Birel ART product line. Not only did the Birel ART and Ricciardo Kart brands garner race wins and podium results, the elite level karting operation added more national championships to their growing results resume. Taking on the final event weekend of […]

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Aug 29, 2018
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The final chapter for the 2018 points season for the inaugural Maxxis 4 Cycle Sprint Series could not have been written better, for both the Diversified Plumbing Services LO206 Masters, as well as the Swann family, as veteran Tyson Swann became the sixth different winner in as many races in Masters competition this year, while […]

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Aug 28, 2018
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Considered one of the all-time greats of American karting, Gary Carlton finally launches his plans for his future in the karting industry. After closing out the 2017 season with a big win in the famous Granja 500 with TEAM Barrichello/HERO, Carlton went silent. Moving from his Italian base that he had been stationed for the […]

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EPARTRADE Welcomes Motorsports Expert John Kilroy to Lead Content and Audience Development

Kilroy brings more than 25 years of industry expertise to help build one-of-a-kind platform’s brand and community

Aug 28, 2018
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EPARTRADE, the revolutionary trade-only global online part-sourcing platform, prepares for next stage growth with the addition of racing industry expert John Kilroy to its team of dedicated motorsports business professionals. Kilroy joins the team as Chief of Content & Audience Development, responsible for developing and implementing the overall content strategy for the company. Through informative, […]

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Aug 28, 2018
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With two rounds of action complete, the battle is tight in the first Triple Crown of Karting as competitors prepare for the final round of action at the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom on Labor Day Weekend in Rock Island, Ill. Previous rounds of the Triple Crown were run at the Quincy […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – August 24

Program nears 3,000 mark of grassroots racers in North America

Aug 28, 2018
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The 2018 season is entering the final quarter with September nearing by the hour. Labor Day weekend is upon us and of course we will see a number of Briggs & Stratton drivers at the famed Rock Island Grand Prix in Illinois this weekend. What we are also seeing is an increase in numbers at […]

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Thrilling Final DKM Races in Genk

Title decisions made in German Kart Championship

Aug 27, 2018
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The title decisions in the German Kart Championship have been made: Last weekend 184 drivers from more than 20 nations started in Belgian Genk and drove thrilling races until the end. The new champions on Sunday evening were Harry Thompson (DKM), Thomas Ten Brinke (DJKM), Fabian Federer (DSKM) and Emilien Denner (DSKC).The final decisions of […]

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Aug 27, 2018
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Traveling to the motorsports capital of the world, Indianapolis, Indiana, ten-year-old Carson Morgan scored his second consecutive IAME Mini Swift Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) National Championship. On the strength of multiple victories and consistent runs, the young Californian is quickly on the path to success in the world of motorsports. Piloting a Woltjer Racing Engines powered […]

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