Mar 30, 2020
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Though there is a lot of uncertainty in the motorsport community right now, one thing that can be counted on is that when racing does resume, karters will now be Rokking in three Canadian provinces! As Ontario begins its third Rok Cup schedule based out of Goodwood Kartways and Alberta heads into its second Rok […]

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Mar 03, 2020
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Max Karting Group is proud to announce probably the biggest prize in Briggs class history. The winners of the Canada Final in Junior and Senior will fly to Jesolo Italy, representing their Country and compete at the Tillotson T4 World Finale. 72 of the best 4 Cycle drivers in Senior and 36 in Junior all […]

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Feb 26, 2020
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As the 2020 season nears, Goodwood Kartways is pleased to announce the 2020 TRAK Schedule. “Our schedule has been prepared for a while,” explained Goodwood Kartways Owner Daniel Di Leo. “We have waited in an attempt to get a better understanding of the evolving karting market here in Southern Ontario. The schedule has many similarities […]

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Feb 21, 2020
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Mosport Karting Centre is pleased to announce the 2020 racing schedule and details for the Mosport International Karting Association (MIKA). MIKA membership registration is open on the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park website under the Mosport Karting Centre page. Race event registration will be done online at the new Mosport Karting Centre website (www.mosportkartingcentre.com). The MIKA […]

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Feb 12, 2020
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The Motomaster Ron Fellows Karting Championship (MRFKC) is happy to share initial dates for the upcoming 2020 season! The MRFKC team here at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park has planned a 10-race schedule spread over five weekends. Prizing and format along with rules and regulations are being finalized, but you can count on five outstanding events […]

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Feb 11, 2020
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After 52 years in the sport, and 10+ years of developing and fine tuning the affordable K&K  ” Built for Briggs ” Cobra OTB chassis, Barrick has refocused on his original vision. Affordability, Italian quality, ” Out of the Box ” easy tune, and ” Briggs LO206 ” specific design have been, (and will be […]

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Feb 10, 2020
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Rotax and the Mojo tire family would like to welcome Calgary Kart Club (www.ckrc.ca) as the newest club to utilize Mojo tires in all Rotax classes. The new Mojo D5 tire will be utilized in senior class and the D2 will be the tire of choice for all cadet and junior classes. Switching to Mojo […]

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Jan 13, 2020
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Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) announced today their new partnership with Richard Boake, who will take over as operator of CTMP’s karting facility under the name of Mosport Karting Centre. “We’re excited to start this new chapter in the history of this great facility,” said CTMP Co-Owner Ron Fellows. “Our state-of-the-art karting facility hosts everything […]

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Dec 17, 2019
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The following is a letter from ASN Canada regarding the end of their involvement with the FIA. This is to confirm that the Board of Directors of ASN Canada FIA took a decision to voluntarily resign from the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) as their representative in Canada effective December 31, 2019. The letter of […]

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2019 IAME International Final – Saturday Report

Seven world IAME champions crowned in France - Miles and Costa finish top-five in Mini

Oct 21, 2019
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The 2019 IAME International Final came to a close on October 19 with Championship Saturday. The 34-driver grids were set for the seven categories competing at the Le Mans Karting International circuit with a Prefinal and Final races completed. The track began wet and eventually dried by the main events. Five of the 15 drivers […]

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2019 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals – Preview

20th edition of event returns to Italy to crown this year’s Rotax world champions

Oct 20, 2019
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There is no other event like it in the world. The ‘Olympics of Karting’…where you have to earn your spot to compete against the best from around the globe. This week is Rotax week with the focus on the Circuito Internazionale Napoli with the 20th edition of the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. This is […]

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2019 IAME International Final – Friday Report

Dramatic day as final grids are set for Championship Saturday in France - Simpson nearly races his way into Junior main event

Oct 18, 2019
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Friday was situation day for the 2019 IAME International Final as the 34-driver grids are now set for the seven categories moving into the final day of action at the Le Mans Karting International circuit. It was likely the best day in terms of weather with the early hours wet and drying out for the […]

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2019 IAME International Final – Thursday Report

Wet to dry to end in wet for third day of competition in France - Team USA led by Miles who won his final heat race

Oct 17, 2019
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Day three of competition for the 2019 IAME International Final saw better weather when compared to the previous day at the Le Mans Karting International circuit. The day began with a wet track and was able to dry out, with even some sun shining down briefly onto the famed French facility before the clouds opened […]

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2019 IAME International Final – Wednesday Report

Rain the major factor as racing gets underway in France - Garcia wins one of two heat races to lead North American contingent

Oct 16, 2019
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The second day of the 2019 IAME International Final was a wet one. It has become accustom for each edition of the IAME world championships at the Le Mans Karting International circuit to welcome wet weather. The rain stayed on and around the French circuit throughout the day with a brief period of the track […]

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2019 Rok Cup Superfinal – Saturday Report

Myers and Jader-David place runner-up as Crupi and Zilisch score top-five results to represent North America

Oct 14, 2019
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The 2019 Rok Cup Superfinal closed out on Saturday with the final heat races, the special trophy main events and the Finals contested at the South Garda Karting in Lonato, Italy. The over 400 drivers from 52 countries took part in the annual event to crown this year’s champions in the seven Rok Cup categories. […]

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2019 Rok Cup Superfinal – Friday Report

Myers remains at front in South Garda with North Americans surviving full day of heat races

Oct 11, 2019
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The second full day of competition concluded at the South Garda Karting facility in Lonato, Italy for the 2019 Rok Cup Superfinal event. The over 400 drivers from around the world completed Friday’s schedule on the track which included 28 heat races for the six ROK categories. Many of the ROK Cup USA / Canada […]

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Jake French Makes the Switch to Birel ART North America and PSL Karting

American shifterkart standout joins elite program as Official Driver

Oct 11, 2019
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Adding more drivers to their already star-studded lineup, Birel ART North America and PSL Karting confirms Jake French as an Official Driver. Set to take on the ROK Cup USA ROK the RIO and the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals, French will race out of the PSL Karting program as he focuses solely on the gearbox […]

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2019 Rok Cup Superfinal – Thursday Report

Sorensen bags P1 in Mini to lead Team USA on opening day of action

Oct 10, 2019
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Over 400 competitors from around the world have converged onto the hallowed grounds of the South Garda Karting facility in Lonato, Italy for the 2019 Rok Cup Superfinal. All different continents and countries are represented, with a solid lineup of North American drivers there representing ROK Cup USA. While many have been on site for […]

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World Champion Ben Cooper Joins Birel ART for ROK the RIO and SKUSA SuperNationals

Defending SKUSA SuperNationals winner set to compete with Red Army

Oct 10, 2019
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Amid rumors and speculation within the paddock during the last few weeks, Birel ART North America has confirmed the acquisition of Ben Cooper for two major upcoming events. Set to compete at the ROK Cup USA ROK the RIO and Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) SuperNationals, the three-time World Champion and 2019 X30 Senior SuperNationals race winner […]

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2019 Rok Cup Superfinal Set for October 9-12

Over 400 drivers, including many from North America, set to battle at famed South Garda Karting in Italy

Oct 08, 2019
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The seventeenth edition of the Rok Cup Superfinal is set to welcome ‘Rokkers’ from all over the world to the South Garda Karting facility on October 9-12. A total of 435 drivers from 52 countries and five continents will compete in seven Rok categories at the famed Lonato, Italy facility. The event is non stop […]

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