Sep 17, 2021
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The Dart Kart Club – one of the oldest organizations in North American karting – is set to host another well-attended road racing event in one week. The sixth and final event of the DKC 2021 schedule is taking place on September 24-26 at the Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Dart Kart Club was established in […]

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Sep 17, 2021
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The 2021 FIA Karting World Championship, featuring OK and OK Junior categories, scheduled for Birigui, Brazil, on December 2-5, has been cancelled as the global COVID-19 pandemic continues to generate challenges for teams, drivers and organisers in many regions. The 2021 FIA Karting OK-OKJ World Championship will take place in Spain from 29th to 31st […]

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Sep 16, 2021
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The final race of the 2021 Gearup Challenge is setting up to be an incredible event. With an awesome turnout at the recent State Championship race we are set to host a record number of racers attending this last event of the season. A perfect storm of racers, teams and track will set the stage […]

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Sep 16, 2021
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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 38th episode […]

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2021 California ProKart Challenge Battles Continued at Willow Springs

Superkarts! USA regional program rolls through Rosamond for penultimate round of 2021 program

Sep 16, 2021
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The California ProKart Challenge hosted the penultimate round of the 2021 season on the September 11-12 weekend at the Willow Springs International Raceway. The Rosamond, California facility has been the site of many Superkarts! USA regional program events in the past, including both the famed Streets of Willow course and the karting circuit. The two-day […]

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Sep 16, 2021
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JR2 Success! Go CKR! Feely WINS at SPUD CUP! The driver wheels his CKR Stingray to victory in JR2 at one of the largest 206 events in the region! After starting 3rd for the main and battling for the front position with two other drivers the standout from Meridian delivered on the white flag while […]

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Sep 16, 2021
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The following is a message regarding the SimCraft 24 Hours of NOLA on December 2-5 at the NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans. Good afternoon teams! Reaching out to give everyone a post Ida update and go over a few items at the same time vs sending multiple emails. The track is still there, however […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: August 2021 – Brandon Lemke

Franklin Motorsports / Merlin driver dominates Route 66 Sprint Series in Joliet

Sep 15, 2021
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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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Sep 14, 2021
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The Rotax US Trophy Series West made its debut at the Grand Junction Motor Speedway during the August 27-29. Rotax racers from around the western half of the USA converged on the Grand Junction, Colorado facility that has hosted many major national and regional events during its history. The three-day event in August was the […]

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2022 WKA Manufacturers Cup Dates and Locations Confirmed

New and existing locations return to WKA Man Cup calendar next season

Sep 13, 2021
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With only one event remaining in the 2021 World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup program, series officials are pleased to confirm and announce their official 2022 season schedule and tentative Daytona schedule. With three events this season, 2022 will see an increase to four event weekends and will kick off at the prestigious WKA Daytona […]

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Sep 10, 2021
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After missing from the 2020 calendar due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rock Island Grand Prix returned on the annual Labor Day weekend spot. Karts returned to the streets of Rock Island, Illinois for the 26th edition of the world’s largest street race. Over 200 entries battled over the two-day kart race festival, including the […]

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Sep 10, 2021
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On Friday, Motorsport Development Group and HRT Driver Development have announced a merger to join forces for the remainder of the 2021 season. Their combined efforts will take effect and start this weekend at Willow Springs International Raceway for the California ProKart Challenge on September 11 in Rosamond, California. “I started a family business, and […]

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Sep 10, 2021
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With the sixth event of the 2021 ROK Sonoma Presented by Sanzaru now in the books, championship battles have begun to shape. With several drivers picking up multiple wins this season, some points battles are close, while others are runaways with only a third of the season remaining. “We are racing through the season with […]

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Sep 10, 2021
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The Quincy Grand Prix has enjoyed two comebacks. The first in 2018 when it returned to South Park in Quincy, Illinois following an 18 hiatus. The second was this June when karts made their way around ‘The Park’ after the 2020 event was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Event promoter Terry Traeder along with […]

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Sep 09, 2021
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Leading up to this weekend’s final round of the Rotax Max Euro Trophy, American driver Ellis Spiezia was sending shockwaves through the competitive karting world.  The 15 year old, all-electric racer readied himself for the final of the two-round series in Wackersdorf after an impressive win in Mulsen in July, putting him on the podium […]

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Sep 09, 2021
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After three seasons dedicated purely to the direct drive categories from Mini to OK, Parolin Motorsport has made a successful return to the gearbox karting field in 2021 with its TM Racing engines. At the Kristianstad world meeting Lorenzo Travisanutto dominated the FIA Karting International Super Cup – KZ2 and added a fourth major success […]

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Sep 09, 2021
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With three of the four weekends comprising the 2021 United States Pro Kart Series championship already completed, it is time to update the Geo Cup Team Championship standings. In sixth place, with 14 points, is Team Felon.  Impressive performances by Jeremy Fletcher have kept Team Felon just outside top five this year. In fifth place, […]

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Sep 08, 2021
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The Prokart Raceland in Wackersdorf (Germany) was the venue for the big season finale of the 2021 Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy from September 3rd to 5th, 2021. After stops at Genk (BEL), Adria (ITA) and Mülsen (GER), the European RMC elite fought for the last championship points of the year in the region of […]

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Sep 08, 2021
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Whether in the official Birel ART Racing Team or in the Leclerc by Lennox Racing Team, the Birel ART chassis confirmed their excellent competitiveness in Kristianstad. In spite of the extraordinary circumstances that forced several top drivers out of the race, Viktor Gustafsson was able to reach 4th place in the KZ World Championship, while […]

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Sep 08, 2021
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Historic double win at the FIA Karting World Championship in Sweden for our Racing Team. On his home circuit of Kristianstad, Noah Milell conquers the 2021 title in the master class of the shifter karts, “accompanied” by his teammate Lorenzo Camplese, second on the finish line. Extraordinary triumph for our Tony Kart Racing Team at […]

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