Dec 31, 2020
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The third and final day of competition was completed at the Daytona International Speedway for the WKA Daytona KartWeek. Wednesday welcomed six different categories competing inside NASCAR 3-4 for the prize of winning at Daytona with two Briggs divisions and four IAME classes. Micro Swift: Malcuit Doubles Up in Micro Isaac Malcuit added to his […]

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Dec 30, 2020
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The World Karting Association reached the halfway point of its 2020 Daytona KartWeek yesterday. The annual event at the Daytona International Speedway hosted Day 2 of racing action in Daytona Beach, Florida on Tuesday. Another sunny but windy day greeted the competitors in Briggs 206, F100, and ROK competition, with categories either completing what they […]

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Dec 30, 2020
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WSK Promotion defined the Partners for season 2021 that will get underway from Adria with the WSK Champions Cup on January 31st before continuing with the other appointments in the calendar like the WSK Super Masters Series, WSK Euro Series, WSK Open Cup and WSK Final Cup. TYRES. The tyres to be employed in season […]

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Dec 29, 2020
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eKartingNews has launched a new program for social media and the EKN Radio Network – Face2Face. The show is broadcasted live over Facebook, with the audio version making its way to the only 24 hour / 7 days a week radio station. The 31st episode of the Face2Face program is a look at the SimCraft […]

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Dec 29, 2020
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Continuing to add to their growing driver lineup, Team Crosslink is excited to add Luke Lange to their 2021 list of drivers. Set to compete in the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Winter Series, SKUSA Pro Tour, and United States Pro Kart Challenge (USPKS), Lange will pilot a Team Crosslink prepared Exprit chassis in his hunt for […]

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Dec 29, 2020
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The opening day of racing was completed on Monday for the World Karting Association Daytona KartWeek. The event inside the Daytona International Speedway marks the opening round for the 2021 Manufacturers Cup Series season. Sunny but windy conditions greeted the over 170 entries for the opening day of competition. This year’s event format features three […]

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Dec 28, 2020
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With an already established ladder from karts to cars and looking to take their program to the next level, Team Crosslink is pleased to announce that Andre Pedrosa has joined the Texas based squad on a full-time basis. Taking over the driver coaching duties of the karting side of the operation, Pedrosa will be at […]

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Dec 28, 2020
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Due to a conflict in schedule with a major sponsor of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and IndyCar using the IMS Road Course, the karting portion of the 2021 Battle at the Brickyard will not be July 1-4, 2021. USAC Karting is continuing to work with IMS officials to work through this and other issues in […]

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Dec 28, 2020
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As the sport of karting ages, more milestones come up on the calendar each year.  One prominent achievement is the Golden Anniversary of the World Karting Association.  Established in 1971, the WKA will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in 2021.  To celebrate and bring recognition to the plateau, WKA has officially launched the 50th Anniversary Logo, which will […]

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Dec 24, 2020
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It’s time to take stock for the Tony Kart Racing Team, after an intense competitive season which is repaying all our undertaking and efforts with excellent results on the track. Above all, of course, the FIA Karting World Championship title won in the OK class. Not a “simple” world championship, but a historic triple win where […]

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Dec 24, 2020
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Rok Cup Euro will take place in 2021 and, it is another international event for the Rok Cup besides the well-known Rok Cup Super Final. The race-event will take place on 17th-18th July at the fantastic Kartarena in Cheb, it is a track in Czech Republic, just a few kilometers from the German border. At […]

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2020 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – Final

Deukmedjian and Mars finish tied for first ever co-#1 drivers to end season

Dec 23, 2020
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The final club and regional events of the 2020 season have finally concluded here in the United States for the sport of karting. It was a busy season with the COVID-19 pandemic that saw numerous events rescheduled, with nearly all of the races on the EKN Driver Rankings schedule conducted as the industry and those […]

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Dec 23, 2020
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CRG is pleased to announce the agreement with the French driver Arthur Rogeon, who will join the CRG Racing Team in the main races of the OK category in the 2021 season. Arthur was born in Cholet in the Loire region in September 2006 and has already gained significant experience in both National and International […]

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Dec 22, 2020
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A huge success during the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Karting Association (WKA) has announced their third online sim series. Dubbed the 2021 Winter AMaxx Racing eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment, the online program will kick off with their first event on Tuesday, January 5 and continue for three more consecutive Tuesdays. […]

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2020 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Shifterkart – Final

Myers finishes season in top spot for second time in career

Dec 22, 2020
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The 2020 season has finally concluded for the sport of karting here in the United States. The last clubs and regional events have hosted their final rounds after a busy and rescheduled calendar due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nearly all the events on the EKN Driver Rankings schedule were conducted or rescheduled, as the sport […]

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Dec 22, 2020
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CRG and Adria Raceway have extended their partnership for the organization of one of the most successful Kart Endurance events: the 24 Hours Karting of Italy. After three editions held on the Adria track, which had a great success in terms of organization and participation of teams, also in 2021 the event will be held […]

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Dec 22, 2020
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Eni s.p.a. will be technical partner of the Tony Kart Racing Team from next season. Both leaders in their respective fields, Eni and Tony Kart Racing Team, whose engines are Vortex exclusively, will be engaged in the research and development of new lubricants, specific for kart engines. In the races of this season, the Tony […]

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Dec 22, 2020
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Combined chest and rib protection will be mandatory at FIA Karting events from 2021 Safety equipment manufacturers have delivered the first products that meet the new FIA-homologated karting body protection standard, which aims to protect drivers from chest and rib injuries and will be mandatory for all FIA Karting Championships, Cups and Trophies from 2021. […]

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Dec 22, 2020
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TS Racing and Vega Tire announced today a discount coupon to drivers that purchase 2 cycle fuel at Daytona Kart Week. With the recent announcement that changed the way 2 cycle competitors are required to purchase fuel at Daytona Kart Week, TS Racing and Vega Tire are providing a discount for orders made at TSRacing.com. […]

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Dec 21, 2020
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Retiring from karting to operate a family run business, former Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals Champion Louie Pagano will return to the driver’s seat. Set to join Team Crosslink for the SKUSA Winter Series, Pagano will pilot an Exprit chassis as he battles in the talent filled X30 Senior ranks. No stranger to the podium, Pagano […]

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