EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals 22 – Friday Report

Two rounds of heat races carry the over 530 drivers into the weekend

Nov 16, 2018
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The excitement and energy from the paddock spilled out onto the racetrack on Friday, as the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22 went wheel-to-wheel racing for the first time. After two days of practice and qualifying for every driver, Friday’s schedule featured a pair of heat races to see how the track would race and how each […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA SuperNationals 22 – Thursday Report

Qualifying sets the stage for over 500 drivers at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino

Nov 15, 2018
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It is the race everyone has been waiting for – the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22. The event officially kicked off on Wednesday when the roughly 530 drivers took to the temporary circuit outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Four rounds of practice were all that competitors were given on the day, […]

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Nov 15, 2018
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eKartingNews.com is the hub of the karting world, providing you with all the latest news, insider information and race reports from events around the globe. ‘This Week In Karting’ helps to tie everything together in one weekly podcast, bringing our listeners up to speed on the most recent news in the sport. The second episode […]

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Ryan Norberg Selected for eKartingNews Road to Indy Shootout Ticket

Current #1 ranked driver to represent karting for shot at $200k scholarship

Nov 13, 2018
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For the second year, eKartingNews.com is honored to have been provided with the opportunity to send a deserving kart racer to the Mazda Road to Indy USF2000 $200K Scholarship Shootout as an ‘at-large’ selection. EKN’s Rob Howden and David Cole have spent the year traveling to more than two dozen karting events, covering these races […]

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Nov 13, 2018
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The newest podcast to hit the EKN Radio Network airwaves is ‘Book It’ – in conversation with Rob Howden. The EKN Publisher and longtime announcer turns on the mic for a raw, open book discussion with veteran karter and race. Matt Jaskol. The Vegas native is celebrating the one-year anniversary of completing the show ‘Castaways’. […]

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Behind the Laptop: Congratulations Rob Howden

Karting journalist celebrates 20th anniversary of HMG

Nov 13, 2018
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This week at the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals, racers from all around the world are set to converge on the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino for what is the largest karting event to date. No where around the globe will you find over 500 drivers vying to etch their name in history for the 22nd edition […]

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Rolison Performance Group Ready for SKUSA SuperNationals 22

International line-up of 27 talented racers set to take on Superkarts! USA’s headline event

Nov 12, 2018
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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (November 12, 2018) – Industry leading race team Rolison Performance Group (RPG) has arrived in Las Vegas for the 22nd running of the biggest kart race in North America – the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals – and this year’s tent will be packed with talent. The operation is primed to wrap up an […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22 – Preview Series – KZ

International category rounds out divisions in Vegas

Nov 12, 2018
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present our Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 22. Leading up to the on-track action of the 22nd edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete on the temporary circuit located just outside the Rio […]

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Nov 12, 2018
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Becoming the best takes hard work and dedication. It’s no different in karting, needing to put in 100% for the opportunity to be at the top of the podium when it comes to main event time. No one is on the gas full throttle on and off the track for his drivers and team then […]

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Nov 11, 2018
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present our Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 22. Leading up to the on-track action of the 22nd edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete on the temporary circuit located just outside the Rio […]

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Nov 10, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present our Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 22. Leading up to the on-track action of the 22nd edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete on the temporary circuit located just outside the Rio […]

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Superkarts! USA Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

Trackmagic founder Fausto Vitello and long-time SKUSA A-Team member Stan Bryniarski to be honored

Nov 10, 2018
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TEMECULA, CA (November 10, 2018) – For over 20 years, Superkarts! USA has been part of the sport of karting in the United States, and the organization formed its own Hall of Fame in 2016 to begin honoring those who have played key roles in its history. This year, SKUSA is proud to announce that […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22 – Preview Series – KA100 Senior

Senior level IAME 100cc category making inaugural start in Vegas

Nov 09, 2018
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present our Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 22. Leading up to the on-track action of the 22nd edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete on the temporary circuit located just outside the Rio […]

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Sebastian NG Scores Overall Mini Swift Grand National Title at GoPro

Win and runner-up finish in WKA Manufacturers Cup finale caps tremendous season

Nov 09, 2018
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Mini Swift racing is among the most hotly contested in American karting and 10-year-old Sebastian Ng from the Central American country of Panama has become one of the category’s frontrunners in his freshman year in the class. Ng joined his Nitro Kart team at the season-ending World Karting Association Manufacturer’s Cup Grand Nationals at GoPro […]

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EKN Driver Rankings for 2018 Will Be Decided at SKUSA SuperNationals

#1 ranked drivers to receive new carbon helmets from Bell Racing USA

Nov 09, 2018
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For the 20th straight year, our editorial team has been keeping a running calculation of results from the sport’s major national and regional events to develop our ‘Driver Rankings’ program.  The system made its debut in the inaugural Shifter Kart Illustrated Magazine in 1998 and transitioned fully to eKartingNews.com in 2006 when SKI ended its […]

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VemmeKart Brand Set to Attack Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22

Nine drivers to fly VemmeKart gold in Sin City

Nov 09, 2018
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Heading to Las Vegas for SuperNationals 22, VemmeKart USA and VemmeKart branded drivers are ready for another tremendous Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) run. Entering nine drivers across three IAME and Honda powered divisions, VemmeKart drivers will represent Argentina, Peru, Canada and the United States. “We are really looking forward to getting back to Las Vegas,” explained […]

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EKN Exclusive: Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22 – Preview Series – X30 Junior

Two drivers with chance at repeat wins set to battle field of nearly 80 competitors

Nov 08, 2018
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eKartingNews.com, the Official Media Partner of Superkarts! USA, is proud to present our Preview Series for the SKUSA SuperNationals 22. Leading up to the on-track action of the 22nd edition of the marquee SKUSA event, EKN will preview each of the 10 categories that will compete on the temporary circuit located just outside the Rio […]

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Nov 08, 2018
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The 2018 season for the WKA Manufacturers Cup Series wrapped up at the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina on October 26-28. The Top Kart USA Grand Nationals welcomed racers for Round 11 and 12 of the season, with each day winner earning the coveted WKA Eagle trophy. The results put the final touches on […]

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Geely Purchases Utah Motorsports Campus

Mitime Utah Investment, LLC purchases 511-acre facility

Nov 08, 2018
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The racing facility known as Utah Motorsports Campus (UMC) has changed ownership. Following a vote by the Tooele County Commissioners, Tooele County has agreed to sell Utah Motorsports Campus to Mitime Utah Investment, LLC (Mitime). Mitime is a subsidiary of the Geely Holding Group of China, a publicly-traded company on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange […]

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Nov 08, 2018
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Since 2016, Bell Racing USA has crowned the Bell Athlete of the Year each off-season. Based strictly on a fan vote, this award is for Bell Athletes who go above and beyond both on and off the track. This year’s award is named in honor of the late Jason Johnson, who was the inaugural Bell […]

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