2023 Challenge of the Americas Confirms Series Sponsors

Industry members shows support for 16th season of international west coast winter series

Dec 30, 2022
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Challenge of the Americas is set to begin its 16th season when action begins in February 2023 in Tucson, Arizona. The international west coast winter series under the ROK Cup USA platform opened registration last week for first event of 2023, set for February 3-5 at the Musselman Honda Circuit. The series is moving forward […]

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Championship Review: 2022 Texas Sprint Racing Series

Superkarts! USA and International Kart Federation regional champions recognized

Dec 29, 2022
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The eighth season of the Texas Sprint Racing Series presented by Auctionetx was completed in 2022, welcoming record numbers over the five-event schedule. The Superkarts! USA and International Kart Federation sanctioned regional series welcomed nearly 900 entries on the season in IAME, Briggs & Stratton 206, and Honda categories, deciding nine year-end champions while providing […]

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Miller Closes 2022 Race Season with Another Championship Win

Miller earns the SSKC KA100 Junior Championship

Dec 29, 2022
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After scoring the biggest win of his karting career at the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals, Steven Miller added to his resume the Sunshine State Karting Championship KA100 Junior First Place title. Closing the season at the AMR Motorplex in the shadows of the Homestead-Miami Speedway, Miller overcame difficult wet weather conditions to earn a pair […]

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Dec 28, 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 62 of Face2Face welcomes back Keith Freber of Margay Racing. […]

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Vidmontiene Secures IAME Junior Title Along with Three Wins at SSKC Finale

Junior rookie sweeps victories in IAME class and adds two podiums in KA100 at Florida regional program finale

Dec 28, 2022
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The final stop on the 2022 campaign for Enzo Vidmontiene brought the MottazSport / BN Engines operation to the AMR Homestead-Miami Speedway Motorplex presented by MG Tires for the last round of the Sunshine State Karting Challenge. Vidmontiene went into the weekend fighting for the IAME Junior title after a close battle throughout the entire […]

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Superkarts! USA Confirms 2023 Winter Series and Pro Tour Class Schedule

KA100 Master category given entry deadline for winter series inclusion

Dec 27, 2022
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Two months after a successful 25th running of their SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Superkarts! USA is set to begin its 2023 racing season in mid-January at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires in south Florida. The sixth edition of the SKUSA Winter Series will once again be based out of the Homestead facility […]

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Dec 27, 2022
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The sunniest state in the USA will be home to the four round program for the Rotax US Trophy Series West in 2023. With its beautiful weather and endless attractions, Arizona is the perfect place to host some of the biggest events in the world. Save the dates and be ready for registration opening up […]

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Dec 27, 2022
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The Engine Division of the OTK Kart Group unveils the engines that will be protagonists on the track from 2023: VTZ (KZ/KZ2), VTS (OK), VTS-N (OK-N), VTJ (OKJ) and VTM (MINI). On the occasion of the CIK-FIA homologation session, the Vortex engine range is completely renewed. For the OK and OKJ categories respectively, the VTS […]

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Dec 27, 2022
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Karting Australia has released the National Competition Rules for the ensuing 12 months with the publishing of the 2023 Karting Australia Manual. A summary of the significant changes can be found below: LICENCES A new licence application process has been rewritten to take account of the new licensing system. Only Junior and Senior C Grade […]

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Breaking News: GFC Karting Adds Chase Hand to 2023 Driver Line-up

NorCal pilot to start season at Challenge of the Americas

Dec 23, 2022
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EKN has learned that Wilton, CA’s Chase Hand will be making the move to the NorCal-based GFC Karting team for the 2023 season. The 16-year-old is coming off a strong rookie season as a senior, where he focused his limited schedule on the United States Pro Kart Series, and both the season-ending ROK Vegas and […]

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Dec 23, 2022
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After the great success in 2022, the opening race of the 2023 Rok season is back: the ROK CUP WINTER TROPHY will be held on 25thand 26th of February at the South Garda karting in Lonato. Two days dedicated to the six Rok categories exclusively: Mini Rok, Junior Rok, Senior Rok, Expert Rok, Super Rok […]

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2022 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings presented by Skip Barber Racing School – TaG – Final

Norberg ends season as Driver of the Year for fifth time in six years

Dec 23, 2022
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The eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings presented by Skip Barber Racing School completed the 2022 season with the final major and regional events calculated into the totals for the year. A total of 265 drivers competed in 51 main events across the United States on the season that counted toward the standings. As projected prior to […]

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2022 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings presented by Skip Barber Racing School – Shifterkart – Final

Kremers ends successful season to claim Shifterkart Driver of the Year honor

Dec 22, 2022
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The end to the 2022 eKartingNews.com Shifterkart Driver Rankings presented by Skip Barber Racing School program is here with the final events on the calendar completed. Just over 200 drivers took part in 70 main events across the United States that counted toward the 2022 ranking program. Following the major events in Las Vegas, and […]

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2022 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Final Standings Confirmed

Bland, Zawalak and Hanssen earn top positions in North America program

Dec 21, 2022
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The 2022 season marked the eighth year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series powered by RLV program. This unique result-gathering point system provides Briggs to continue its focus on the ‘Operation Grassroots’ program of supporting local track and clubs, while promoting those drivers and clubs competing at the tracks across North America. The […]

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Jaxon Porter Signs with Factory Karts for 2023

Arizona champion driver becomes official Cadet driver for American-made racing kart

Dec 21, 2022
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One of the young drivers building a racing resume in the sport of karting is Jaxon Porter. The Scottsdale, Arizona pilot is already an international champion, having won the 2021 Challenge of the Americas Micro ROK title, and continues to develop his skills on and off the track in his progression in the sport of […]

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Midpack Mary: Tiffany Kelly Takes on SKUSA Pro Tour

Our favorite Master Shifter driver tackles the national circuit

Dec 20, 2022
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The new column series from new karter Tiffany Kelly continues with the third installment. The Leveling Up was followed by Making History. Now she details her first start at the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour by competing at the SummerNationals. I attended my very first SKUSA Pro Tour race this year and I experienced the most […]

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Dec 20, 2022
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For the fifth consecutive season Brazilian MG Tires will be providing tires at FIA Karting events, more specifically at the European Championships and the World Karting Championships. Listed among the leading manufacturers of kart tires in the world, MG Tires began its partnership with the global karting commanding entity in 2019, when it was a […]

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Dec 19, 2022
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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 55th episode […]

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Registration Opens for 2023 Challenge of the Americas

Three-event program set to begin 16th season of international west coast winter series

Dec 19, 2022
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The 16th season for Challenge of the Americas program is set to begin on track at the beginning of February 2023. Since moving to the ROK Cup USA platform in 2018, the international west coast winter series has grown to record numbers. The 2022 season featured triple digit total entries over the three events. The […]

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Dec 19, 2022
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The ROK CUP EURO TROPHY is back in 2023 with a new location: the famous track in Wackersdorf, appreciated and well-known all over the world, will be the arena of the Rok event dedicated to all European Rokkers and beyond, on June 30th and July 1st and 2nd. Thanks to its international renown and strategic […]

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