Sep 29, 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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Caleb Gafrarar Inks Partnership Program with ULV

Multi-time national champion to receive support from ULV and unique discount code to help other racers

Sep 29, 2022
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To the victor comes the spoils. After a career season to date in 2022, Rolison Performance Group (RPG) driver Caleb Gafrarar has inked a deal with ULV. Joining a list of champions including recently crowned OK World Champion Matheus Morgatto, Gafrarar will be outfitted in custom ULV race suits and shoes as he continues his […]

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EKN Trackside: Cup Karts North America Grand Nationals 6 – Preview

Another record breaking gathering of Briggs & Stratton 206 racers at New Castle Motorsports Park

Sep 29, 2022
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The Cup Karts North America Grand Nationals 6 presented by Nitro Kart are scheduled to take place on September 29-October 2 at the New Castle Motorsports Park. What is been established as a ‘Briggs & Stratton Runoffs’ for North America will welcome over 380 entries in eight categories utilizing the Briggs 206 engine platform. The […]

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Sep 28, 2022
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After three years, the Hot Seat is back on the EKN Radio Network. The show is taking a more casual approach to welcoming guests and the locations they are taped. After a busy 2022 season, the United States Pro Kart Series Heartland Grand Prix was the best stop to record the first show of the […]

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Race Report: 2022 Texas Sprint Racing Series – Fall Finale Under the Lights

Series concludes with special night race weekend at Speedsportz Racing Park

Sep 28, 2022
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The fifth and final event of the 2022 Texas Sprint Racing Series presented by Auctionetx was held at the Speedsportz Racing Park. The New Caney, Texas facility welcomed the Superkarts! USA and International Kart Federation regional competitors over September 22-24 for a special night race program to close out the 2022 championship chase. Thursday afternoon […]

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Sep 28, 2022
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Taking advantage of the publicity around the Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship OK and OK-Junior, the CIK-FIA organised a press conference on Saturday, 17th September, in the presence of the FIA Karting Commission President Akbar Ebrahim, his Vice President John Ryan, the head of karting of the Italian Sporting Authority, ACI Sport, Raffaele Giammaria, and […]

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Sep 28, 2022
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Elvis Rankin and Jeshua Alianell traded victories at Sebring International Raceway in Round 6 of the Skip Barber Formula Race Series. Sebring hosted the new Skip Barber Formula Car for the first time this past weekend, with most of the field experiencing the historic 3.7-mile circuit for their first time.   In the Saturday qualifying session, […]

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2022 California ProKart Challenge Finale This Weekend

Last major event in CalSpeed Karting history outside the Auto Club Speedway

Sep 27, 2022
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History will be made this weekend during the 2022 California ProKart Challenge event at CalSpeed Karting. The event slated for October 1-2 is set to be the last major karting event at the Fontana, California circuit that resides outside the Auto Club Speedway. CalSpeed announced the closure of the facility coming this December, and thus, […]

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Sep 27, 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. The 59th episode of Face2Face welcomes Craig Finer of Racelab and […]

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Sep 27, 2022
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The great karting by WSK is continuing full swing in this closing part of season 2022. After the new WSK Super Cup by Mini reserved to the youngest talents of karting, the South Garda Karting Circuit will welcome over 220 drivers to contest the WSK Open Cup of MINI, OKJ, OK and KZ2 in the […]

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Sep 27, 2022
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A fixture in motorsports, the automotive, and now the karting industry, Summit Racing Equipment has stepped up to the plate to support the World Karting Association (WKA) program on an even higher level. Officially taking over the sponsorship of the WKA Eagle Program for National Champions effective immediately, the WKA Summit Racing Equipment National Champions’ […]

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OnTrack: EKN Back in Action at CKNA Grand Nationals 6

Howden and Cole set for competition at New Castle Motorsports Park this weekend

Sep 27, 2022
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It’s been two years since the EKN duo of Rob Howden and David Cole hit the track at the same event, stepping away from the microphone and their laptops to get back behind the wheel. That was the 2020 USAC Karting Battle at the Brickyard at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This weekend, again in the […]

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Ten Victories Guide OTK Products to Five Championships at United States Pro Kart Series

OTK drivers and teams close out 2022 program at New Castle Motorsports Park

Sep 26, 2022
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Several OTK USA race teams, drivers and dealers took part in the 2022 United States Pro Kart Series finale, held at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, Indiana facility was the site of the Heartland Grand Prix, which hosted Rounds Seven and Eight of the championship program, counting the best seven of eight. […]

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Sep 26, 2022
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REV TV Canada, YOUR MOTORSPORTS & AUTOMOTIVE DESTINATION 24/7, is thrilled to announce that the Team Canada Scholarship Shootout special will race onto your screen on September 26th, at 8PM ET! Over the course of two days six talented young Canadian drivers competed for the chance to represent the Great White North in Great Britain […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: August 2022 – Isaac Malcuit

Four event month provides six victories for third-generation Ohio driver

Sep 26, 2022
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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 23, 2022
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The 2022 season for the United States Pro Kart Series was completed on the September 15-18 weekend with the running of the Heartland Grand Prix at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The New Castle, Indiana facility hosted Rounds Seven and Eight to close out the championship chase for the seven IAME categories, welcoming nearly 250 […]

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Sep 23, 2022
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Karting Australia has released the National Calendar of Events for 2023 featuring a total of eight events across the SP Tools Australian Kart Championship, a new National Series and the Ultimate Club Racer Event. The calendar is complimented by the third Building Better Kart Club Conference to be held on the first weekend in May. […]

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Sep 22, 2022
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Skip Barber Racing School announced today that Townsend Bell will be joining the organization as Brand Ambassador. Bell, from San Luis Obispo, CA, is a graduate of the school and also a former instructor. He is the 2001 Indy Lights Champion, the winner of the 2014 Daytona 24, the 2015 IMSA GTD Champion, the 2016 […]

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Ayden Ingratta Earns a Pair of Top-Ten Results But Leaves USPKS Disappointed

Fourth and ninth place results for young Canadian

Sep 22, 2022
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It was the final trip to the New Castle Motorsports Park (NCMP) this season as Canadian Ayden Ingratta would do battle in the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) one last time. Battling in the talent filled X30 Pro Junior ranks, Ingratta entered the weekend third in the National Championship points chase but left Indiana […]

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Challenge of the Americas Announces Tracks for 2023 Program

Tucson, Phoenix and Sonoma confirmed as the locations for 16th season of west coast international winter series

Sep 21, 2022
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The locations have been confirmed for the upcoming 16th season for Challenge of the Americas program, beginning in February 2023. The premier winter karting series on the west coast is scheduled to travel to Arizona twice before wrapping up the season in northern California. The Challenge is excited to provide the 2023 season with events […]

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