Nov 29, 2018
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The 2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Powered by RLV was once again another incredibly close finish with 35 positions across the three championships decided in the final race weekend.  Twenty-five racers in the top-100 came down to a tie breaker determining their final placing.  All in all the finish came down to the […]

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EKN Driver Rankings for 2018 Will Be Decided at SKUSA SuperNationals

#1 ranked drivers to receive new carbon helmets from Bell Racing USA

Nov 09, 2018
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For the 20th straight year, our editorial team has been keeping a running calculation of results from the sport’s major national and regional events to develop our ‘Driver Rankings’ program.  The system made its debut in the inaugural Shifter Kart Illustrated Magazine in 1998 and transitioned fully to eKartingNews.com in 2006 when SKI ended its […]

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Oct 19, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The season is drawing to a close, with basically one month left before things turn to 2019. Now is the time where club and regional programs are deciding their champions, preparing for the year-end banquet. Remaining on the schedule are two more events, set to impact the final standings of the 2018 eKartingNews.com TaG Driver […]

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2018 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – Stock Honda – October 15

SuperNationals 21 winner Musgrave remains driver to beat to close out 2018

Oct 18, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

Only a few more weeks remain in the 2018 karting schedule and chances for drivers to improve their position in the eKartingNews.com Stock Honda Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA. Of course, the big one – Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 22 – is the event everyone near the top of the standings is anticipating. Only […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – September 21

3,100 driver mark reached for grassroots program in North America

Sep 26, 2018
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History has been made in the fourth year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series, reaching the highest driver mark since the program began in 2015. The driver total racing at the participating North American tracks have 2,012 in Senior/Masters with 1,092 Junior drivers combined in the USA and Canada, breaking the 3,100-mark for […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – August 24

Program nears 3,000 mark of grassroots racers in North America

Aug 28, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2018 season is entering the final quarter with September nearing by the hour. Labor Day weekend is upon us and of course we will see a number of Briggs & Stratton drivers at the famed Rock Island Grand Prix in Illinois this weekend. What we are also seeing is an increase in numbers at […]

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2018 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – TaG – August 17

Three-time champion Norberg remains the benchmark over Lupien and Yu

Aug 21, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

There is no telling how the standings will finish out the year for the 2018 eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA. With each release of the standings, there is movement from nearly all 400 drivers with an improvement here, or a disappointing result there. And as the season draws to a close, […]

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Aug 20, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The final chapters of the 2018 karting season is upon us as we begin to close out the month of August. Kids are heading back to school, and the racing schedule is starting to slow down with the national programs closing up their final rounds, along with the regional and club series around the country. […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – July 27

Program exceeds 2,600 drivers competing at North American tracks

Jul 31, 2018
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When racers say the sport is dying or there is no growth in the sport, they must be ignoring the efforts of the Briggs & Stratton #OperationGrassroots program. The fourth year of the Briggs Weekly Racing Series has reached the mark of over 2,600 drivers, with the goal of surpassing last year’s mark of over […]

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2018 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – TaG – July 6

Norberg, Craig and Lupien continue as top drivers in North America

Jul 11, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The next two months could see a shakeup in the order at the top of the 2018 eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA. This new release of the standings has the top seven unchanged, however, a number of events are on the horizon that can either improve drivers scores, or drop their […]

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2018 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – Stock Honda – July 6

Order remains unchanged with Musgrave in P1 heading into busy summer schedule

Jul 10, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

Before the schedule gets really busy, here is the latest release of the 2018 eKartingNews.com Stock Honda Driver Rankings powered by Bell Racing USA. The upcoming weeks is going to be a busy one for the EKN staff, with a number of Trackside Live presented by Cooper Tires events over the next two months. During […]

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Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings – June 22

Over 2,200 drivers taking part in first six months of Operation Grassroots program

Jun 26, 2018
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The Briggs & Stratton #OperationGrassroots continues its growth. Now into the fourth year of the Briggs Weekly Racing Series program, a total of 2,272 drivers have recorded a result at one of the 56 tracks in North America participating in the 2018 season. The Senior/Masters division, combining the USA and Canada racers, is at 1400, […]

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2018 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – TaG – June 11

Two-time defending SKUSA Pro Tour champion Norberg remains in top spot

Jun 13, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The season is at the halfway point when looking at the calendar for 2018. A number of events have went into the books for the first six months of the year, spanning coast to coast, as we reached the 400 driver mark once again for the latest edition of the 2018 eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings […]

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2018 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – Stock Honda – June 11

SKUSA SuperNationals winner Musgrave continues hold of #1 spot

Jun 12, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

2018 eKartingNews.com Stock Honda Driver Rankings powered by Bell Racing USA has reached the halfway point on the calendar year with a busy schedule of racing ahead of the karting community. Racing is in full swing as we are reaching the summer months with clubs and regional programs hitting the track while the national schedule […]

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Apr 27, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

A total of 34 main events have been completed already this season, counting toward the 2018 eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA. It has been a busy racing season already, and we are just getting into the Spring weather across North America with nearly all tracks opening up for 2018. National and […]

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Apr 26, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2018 season is upon us, and it has been a busy first quarter of the racing year. Karting was looked at as a summer sport, however, thanks to the expansion and support of winter programs, racing is going on 12 months out of the year. 2018 has seen a busy first four months of […]

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Briggs & Stratton Announces 2018 Weekly Racing Series Program

Over $48,000 in prizes for fourth season of grassroots standings for North America

Mar 13, 2018
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Have you ever wondered where you stand against local racers in your region or throughout North America? That was the idea behind the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series, now in its fourth year! The Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series was launched in 2015 to support the talented local racers and the sprint clubs […]

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2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Dustin Courter

Colorado driver returns to karting after 12-year hiatus, secures top spot for 2017

Mar 09, 2018
Written by David Cole | 3 Comment

The 2017 season marked the third year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV. The purpose of the effort is to promote the grassroots Briggs 206 program across North America, providing racers with the opportunity to match up against other drivers from across the United States and Canada. Through the support […]

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2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Tr3y Arnzen

Tri-City Kart Club first year in program helps give Idaho driver top spot in 2017

Mar 08, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2017 season marked the third year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV. The purpose of the effort is to promote the grassroots Briggs 206 program across North America, providing racers with the opportunity to match up against other drivers from across the United States and Canada. Through the support […]

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2017 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Kyle Fogt

Briggs racing helps bring OVKA racer back to karting

Feb 23, 2018
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The 2017 season marked the third year of the Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV. The purpose of the effort is to promote the grassroots Briggs 206 program across North America, providing racers with the opportunity to match up against other drivers from across the United States and Canada. Through the support […]

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