Apr 15, 2020
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A new European venue will be selected for 2020, while Birigui will be back on the calendar next year. In light of global health concerns regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), the organiser of this year’s FIA Karting World Championship – OK and Junior, scheduled to take place in Brazil on 29 October-1 November, has made a proposal […]

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Apr 15, 2020
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Inspired by individuals – and companies – responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in creative and inventive ways, Digital Momentum has introduced a new program to help drivers get a professional and personalized website for just the cost of hosting the site. This program will eliminate the design and development costs normally associated with the FASTRAX […]

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Apr 15, 2020
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Incredible to see this event turning into an international field as Europe, Bermuda, South America and the US are all represented! As we can see through many social media platforms and various races the challenges are slightly different than live races. From our perspective it has been fun, exciting and a great learning experience, we would […]

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Apr 14, 2020
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Registration for the ROK Cup Sim Challenge Presented by Conrad Group Insurance Agency is now open. With the first series taking place April 20th-26th and featuring ten ROK Cup classes, entries are now open and will be capped at 24 entries per class. Register for the ROK Cup Sim Challenge Presented by Conrad Group Insurance […]

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Apr 13, 2020
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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 industry veteran and Superkarts! USA Hall of Famer Greg Bell. The Leading Edge Motorsports owner has been a focal […]

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Apr 13, 2020
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During this forced downtime of not going to the race track, I have been able to catch up on my Netflix playlist. Sitting in there for some time was the second season for ‘Formula 1: Drive to Survive’. Many of us in the karting world are F1 fans, and I think this show over the […]

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Challenge of the Americas Gearing for Return to the Track

Efforts remain in place for 2020 finale in May with plans put in place for 2021 season

Apr 10, 2020
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For Challenge of the Americas, the 2020 season has been a turning point. Entering the 13th year of the program, third under the ROK Cup USA banner, the Challenge set out to make great memories and establish new records for the series. The series welcomed triple digit entries at the opening two events of the […]

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Apr 10, 2020
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The following is a statement from Superkarts! USA regarding the upgrade process of the IAME X30 engine platform. At the beginning of the year Superkarts! USA, in conjunction with IAME USA West and IAME USA East announced a package of upgrades to the X30 platform for the 2021 racing season. After consulting with our major […]

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Apr 09, 2020
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BRP-Rotax is very pleased to announce the launch of a special event for the worldwide Rotax family, as well as everyone else interested to participate: the first ever Rotax SIM RACING Challenge, a virtual reality race on the platform of iRacing.com. During this COVID-19 situation, where we all have to stay safe at home, BRP-Rotax […]

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Apr 09, 2020
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As racers around the globe look for an alternative amidst a global pandemic, ROK Cup USA and RTD Media & Management, in a partnership with Torque Esports, are pleased to announce the ROK Cup Sim Challenge Presented by Conrad Group Insurance Agency. With the first series featuring ten ROK Cup classes and going green on […]

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Apr 09, 2020
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The following is a statement released from the Quincy Grand Prix regarding the rescheduling of the 2020 event due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and the general uncertainty surround the crisis, the Quincy Grand Prix will be rescheduled from its current date of June 13-14 to October 10-11, 2020. The […]

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Apr 08, 2020
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We are nearing the end of the fourth week of ‘Stay at Home’ movement due to the COVID-19 pandemic. I have mixed emotions of how the time has passed. It feels like forever that I was trackside at NOLA Motorsports for the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour WinterNationals before watching the paddock tear down that Friday […]

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#SupportKarting – The T-Shirt

Proceeds of new EKN tee to support website industry partners

Apr 08, 2020
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If you’re like me, your entire t-shirt collection has an over-riding theme of motorsports. I have every EKN design in my line-up, two of a few of them, as well countless Cooper Tire, Road to Indy and IndyCar Radio shirts. Our friends in the industry love to drop off cool shirts in the PA booth […]

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Apr 07, 2020
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Over the past few decades, Colorado has been a hotbed for karting. The Denver area has been home to a number of grassroots facilities, although sadly, recently saw one of the marquee tracks close down. New life is on the horizon for those the ‘Centennial State’ as a new track has broken ground. The Royal […]

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Apr 07, 2020
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It is incredible to see the tough racing emerge on this platform where racers are fighting for every inch. With an insane amount of position changes it is tough to follow all the action but from a racers or spectators view it is and incredible event. With over 60 racers in the F-Series community it […]

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Apr 07, 2020
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The extension of the lockdown to all the countries worldwide due to the Covid-19 emergency required for a re-schedule of the 2020 racing calendar. At the moment, the two events of WSK Super Master Series due in May (on May 3rd in La Conca and May 24th in Sarno) have therefore to be considered “frozen” […]

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Apr 07, 2020
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ROK Sonoma is postponing the April 18/19 race event. We are working with Sonoma Raceway to find an alternate date. Due to the uncertainty of when the “Shelter in place” order will be lifted we are not finalizing an alternate date at this time. The next scheduled event at the track is the Challenge of […]

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Apr 06, 2020
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The following is a statement from Cup Karts North America regarding their Spring Nationals, originally scheduled for April 17-19 at Whiteland Raceway Park in Indiana. We have been holding out hope that the risk would subside in time for us to run the 2020 Spring Nationals as planned. However, given the multiple “Stay at Home” […]

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Apr 03, 2020
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Pivoting to manufacture critical supplies in the current Covid-19 pandemic, Molecule will begin producing and offering Hand Sanitizer in accordance with the FDA request for topical product during the public health emergency. “We’ve been monitoring the situation closely since mid-February. We were able to take quick action when the FDA guidelines were released to produce […]

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Apr 03, 2020
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BRP-Rotax yearly recognizes the efforts of its karting dis-tributors to demonstrate sales achievements linked with operational excellence that lead to strengthen BRP-Rotax’s sales and marketing efforts in respective areas around the world. In times like this when our world changes in increasing pace it is even more important to acknowledge the outstanding work of its […]

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