EKN Trackside: 2022 United States Pro Kart Series – Carolina Grand Prix – Saturday Report

Norberg claims third straight in X30 Pro as Fletcher named KA100 winner after wild day at GoPro Motorplex

Apr 30, 2022
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The third round of the 2022 United States Pro Kart Series was contested on Saturday at the GoPro Motorplex. A perfect day of weather at the Mooresville, North Carolina for the first day of racing at the Carolina Grand Prix. The day went a little longer than scheduled with two red flag periods however thankfully […]

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Apr 29, 2022
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is part of our Trackside coverage, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will feature notes from trackside at the 2022 United States Pro Kart Series Carolina Grand Prix from the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. This is insider info will not be seen anywhere else. […]

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Caleb Gafrarar Inks Deal with Circle K

Junior karter to represent Circle K in 2022”

Apr 29, 2022
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With multiple race wins, podium results and championships to his credit already in 2022, North Carolina karter Caleb Gafrarar has added a major partner to his race program. Inking a deal with the popular Circle K brand, Gafrarar will act as Ambassador for the company that has brand awareness in several sports and motorsports programs […]

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California ProKart Challenge Opens 2022 at Buttonwillow

First victories of the season earned at the Superkarts! USA regional program

Apr 28, 2022
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The 2022 season for the California ProKart Challenge program began over the April 23-24 weekend at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Round 1 for the Superkarts! USA regional series featured some new faces and picture-perfect weather at the Buttonwillow, California facility. Practice and qualifying took place on Saturday, with the Prefinal and Final races conducted on […]

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Fresh Off a Big Win, Ayden Ingratta Will Look for More in North Carolina This Weekend

Ingratta set to take on the X30 Pro Junior class at the GoPro Motorplex

Apr 28, 2022
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Canadian Ayden Ingratta is aiming high this weekend. Traveling to the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina, Ingratta will join Speed Concepts Racing for the second event weekend of the popular United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS). A victor in 2022 and fresh of a big IAME win in New Orleans, Ingratta is riding a […]

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Apr 28, 2022
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The EKN Trackside Live program visits multiple events throughout the karting season. Leading up to major events on the calendar, EKN is happy to provide a show as part of the EKN Radio Network. The EKN OutLap is a preview podcast show, geared at providing you the top stories, breaking news, and championship battles going […]

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EKN Trackside: 2022 United States Pro Kart Series – Carolina Grand Prix Preview

Another record-setting weekend scheduled at GoPro Motoplex

Apr 28, 2022
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The 10th season of the United States Pro Kart Series continues with the second event of 2022 set for the unofficial home of the program. The Carolina Grand Prix will take place on April 28-May 1 at the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. History was made at the season opener in Orlando with a […]

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Apr 27, 2022
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Three tracks in British Columbia have come together to develop a new regional championship – the BC Summer Sprint Series. The series will take place on three separate double header events, one at each facility. The BC Summer Sprint Series is designed around allowing all competitors in the region for a place to race against […]

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Apr 27, 2022
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One of the most iconic karting events in North America is the Quincy Grand Prix. An event that dates back to 1970, the city of Quincy, Illinois is a hidden gem for the amount of love and passion the area has for karting. The Quincy Grand Prix of Karting ran from 1970 up until 2001 […]

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Apr 27, 2022
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Gunskirchen/Genk, April 26th 2022 – The first decisions have been made in the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy. More than 200 drivers started in Genk, Belgium last weekend and kicked-off the racing season of the highly-competitive karting championship. In the best weather, the numerous spectators enjoyed lots of racing action and the first winners of […]

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Apr 27, 2022
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As the most dominant junior driver in North American karting during the first quarter of the 2022 race season, Rolison Performance Group’s (RPG) Caleb Gafrarar shows no signs of slowing down. Looking to build upon his triple pole position and triple podium performance at the opening round of the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS), […]

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Apr 26, 2022
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A leader in motorsport safety, Stilo is becoming one of the leading brands in the sport of karting, not only here in the USA but around the world. The quality of product produced at the Stilo headquarters in Pedrengo, Italy is outstanding. The sport of karting is seeing huge boost in the youth categories at […]

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Registration Available for 2022 California ROK Championship Opener at CalSpeed

New season set to begin on May 20-22 weekend for summer ROK Cup USA west coast program

Apr 25, 2022
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Over the last five years, for ROKKERS on the West Coast, the turn of the page to a new calendar means the start of Challenge of the Americas. The three-weekend winter series is a strong component of the ROK Cup USA program. In 2019, COTA promoter Andy Seesemann launched a new summer series in response […]

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Apr 22, 2022
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A #FlashbackFriday back to the 2009 Snap-on Stars of Karting Grand Prix of Sonoma. The April 24-26 event took place at the then-named Jim Russell International Karting Center. It became the final event for the organization that was the premier national karting series throughout the 2000s, founded by Bryan Herta and Hollis Brown along with […]

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Apr 21, 2022
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Thanks to another Top 5 result in Round 2 of Zuera, Joseph Turney jumps to the top of the OK category of the Champions of the Future Euro Series, ahead of his teammate Luigi Coluccio. In OKJ, another success for the Tony Kart-Vortex pairing. The second round of the Champions of the Future Euro Series […]

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NorthWest Karting Association Primed for Strong 2022 Season

Five tracks set to host Pacific Northwest regional program

Apr 20, 2022
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The NorthWest Karting Association’s Padholder Super Cup Series Sprint is lining up for a successful 2022 season as entries continue to arrive for the opening round of the Pacific Northwest regional series, which is set for the April 28 – May 1 weekend at the Tri-City Kart Track on Horn Rapids, WA. Over 150 entries […]

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2022 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – TaG – April 18

Norberg continues at the top to begin season with new challengers behind him

Apr 19, 2022
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The 2022 season is shaping up to be another stellar year of karting in North America. The chase for the top spot in the EKN TaG Driver Rankings is expected to be similar with familiar and new names opening up the first release of the standings for 2022. For four of the last five years, […]

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Parolin Motorsport has just completed a difficult but successful meeting at the Spanish circuit of Zuera for the second round of the Champions of the Future Euro Series. In OK, Enzo Deligny made an incredible 34-place recovery with several fastest laps to reach the second step of the podium on his 14th birthday. The success […]

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Apr 18, 2022
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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 and YouTube, with the audio version making its way to the only 24 hour / 7 days a week radio station. Episode 52 of Face2Face reaches both the USA and Canada with […]

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2022 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings – Shifterkart – April 18

Same top-three in standings with Myers, French and Formal begins new season

Apr 18, 2022
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A new season is upon us and is already cranking out the results with the winter programs wrapped up and the season championship programs underway. The EKN Driver Rankings is set for another year of collecting results from national and regional events across North America. The Shifterkart standings finished as we expected as now three-time […]

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