eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: December 2022 – Colin Warren

Successful Florida driver earns first three victories at WKA Daytona KartWeek

Jan 20, 2023
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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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Jan 20, 2023
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The first major 2-cycle event of the new season is in the books as the Superkarts! USA Winter Series completed the opening two rounds of the 2023 championship program. A record number of 250 entries in nine categories competed on January 13-15 at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires. Join host David Cole […]

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Jan 19, 2023
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From Around the Paddock It’s a brand-new race season, and a new era, for ROK Cup Promotions and ROKKERs as many have descended to the Sunshine State for the start of the annual Florida Winter Tour. Taking on their 25th consecutive season of competition, teams and competitors set up and worked through the first full […]

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Jan 19, 2023
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The Skip Barber Racing School continued its commitment to Karting by sponsoring the World Karting Association Daytona Kartweek, December 27-30, with a prize package of two 3-Day Formula Schools valued at $19,000. Colin Warren in CIK 206 Senior and Ava Hanssen in CIK 206 Junior took home the top prizes based on their finishing average […]

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Flying Solo: Tiffany Kelly Samples the Stars Championship Series

In karting, you’re never really ‘going at it alone’

Jan 17, 2023
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As most people know, racing is not always sunshine and rainbows.  Besides the glorious moments of euphoria when standing on a makeshift podium, holding a priceless plastic trophy, spraying a cheap bottle of champagne, racing can be one of the most tasking endeavors anyone can undertake.  Yet, I have found that the grueling process of […]

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Jan 17, 2023
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A new race season is upon us, and a new era in the ROK Cup USA program is set to begin this weekend. Kicking off the 25th annual Florida Winter Tour this coming weekend, ROKKERs will once again take on the barrier-lined temporary circuit at Tropicana Field in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. With renewed focus […]

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Jan 16, 2023
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Starting as a small series of three races in Wisconsin back in 2014, Cup Karts North America has now become the largest 4-cycle sprint karting organization in North America. This past season saw the addition of the very successful Cup Karts Canada Series, increasing the total number of events to 12 in as many as […]

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EKN Trackside: 2023 Superkarts! USA Winter Series – AMR1 – Sunday Report

Bonilla scores first X30 Senior national win, Myers rebounds to dominate Pro Shifter

Jan 15, 2023
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The second round of the 2023 Superkarts! USA Winter Series was run under sunny skies and warm temperatures at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex Presented by MG Tires on Sunday, and the biggest winner on the day was Rolison Performance Group X30 driver Donovan Bonilla. The 16-year-old sophomore Senior driver was in the trenches of an […]

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EKN Trackside: 2023 Superkarts! USA Winter Series – AMR1 – Saturday Report

Turney and Isambard score wins to start the championship chase

Jan 14, 2023
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After an incredibly successful and historic 25th running of their SuperNationals, Superkarts! USA fired up the 2023 season at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex Presented by MG Tires with the first round of their annual Winter Series. The two-weekend, four-round series kicked off in style with over 240 entries on the books and a perfect day […]

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Jan 13, 2023
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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 Superkarts! USA Winter Series opener, held at AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex in Homestead, FL.  This is insider info that will not be seen anywhere else. Please feel free […]

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Jan 13, 2023
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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 57th episode […]

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Jan 12, 2023
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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: 2023 Superkarts! USA Winter Series – AMR 1 – Preview

Sixth season in Miami opens new year of karting in USA

Jan 12, 2023
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The new season is here and EKN is happy to begin the Trackside tour for 2023, beginning with the Superkarts! USA Winter Series program. The sixth season of the two-event program opens up with two rounds of racing at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires facility in Homestead, Florida over the January 13-15 […]

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Jan 11, 2023
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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 63rd episode of Face2Face brings together a quartet of race […]

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2023 Padholder Super Cup Series Schedule Unveiled

Sprint and Road Racing programs confirmed for upcoming season

Jan 11, 2023
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The Padholder Super Cup Series presented by No.1 Collison Group has released its plans for the 2023 Sprint series calendar, with five stops set. Drivers who ran last season will recognize three returning venues, with two new tracks added for 2023. The series will spend most of it time in the evergreen state of Washington, […]

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Jan 11, 2023
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Welcome to 2023 everyone! I’m excited to begin covering my 19th season of karting here in the United States and around the world. A lot has changed in the sport since the end of 2004 and the beginning of 2005 when I began my tenure as Managing Editor of EKN. Thankfully, for the most part, […]

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Jan 09, 2023
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The Klotz Buckeye Karting Challenge is excited to announce that effective January 7, 2023, Klotz Buckeye Karting Challenge has been sold to Kris McCrone, of Lorain, Ohio. The Klotz Buckeye Karting Challenge series Co-Owner, Scott Benton said, “I want to thank all the participants, staff, and sponsors who have supported us since the inception.  It […]

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EKN’s One to Watch: Lucas Palacio

Trinity Karting Group driver poised for championship contention in 2023

Jan 06, 2023
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On any given national event weekend, some of the best racing you’ll see is in the Cadet categories. The racecraft is impressive, and race strategy is also often high-level, with the leaders working together to break away. One of the drivers we often saw in these lead packs in 2022 was Lucas Palacio. At just […]

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Jan 05, 2023
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Fresh off the announcement of the Rotax US Trophy Series West schedule for 2023, it’s counterpart to the East has set the two race weekends for a four-round program. The Rotax US Trophy Series East for 2023 will visit two distinct facilities in the northeastern region of the country during summer months. The Trophy East […]

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Race Report: 2022 WKA Daytona KartWeek

Warren grabs three as Miles, Ruiz and Burnett double up inside the ‘World Center of Racing’

Jan 05, 2023
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The annual World Karting Association Daytona KartWeek was held over the December 28-30 to close out the 2022 calendar year with the first event of the 2023 season. Karters from all over gathered at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida to compete in three disciplines of karting all at the ‘World Center of […]

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