One Week Away From Start of 2019 Challenge of the Americas

Prize package adding up as program prepares for opening rounds at CalSpeed Karting next weekend

Jan 31, 2019
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In a week’s time, trailers will be parked in the paddock of the CalSpeed Karting facility, karts will be receiving their final preparations, and drivers are anxiously waiting to hit the track for the opening event of the 2019 Challenge of the Americas. The first two rounds of the premier winter series on the left […]

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Jan 30, 2019
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Superkarts! USA has come full circle over the past two decades. The Janowski family was behind the initial years, building the organization from the ground up from Indiana. Today, SKUSA is the premier national program and continues building up regional programs across the country. The latest is the revival of the Great Lakes ProKart Challenge, […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Chris Dugan

Former racer returns with 1994 Invader to become two-time Tennessee Karting Association champion

Jan 30, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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Superkarts! USA Announces Massive Prize Package for 2019 Pro Tour

National program to offer a staggering $162,000 prize purse to be awarded in 2019

Jan 29, 2019
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The 2019 season marks the 10th year of the sport’s only national series – the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour. Initially launched in April of 2010, the SKUSA Pro Tour has grown throughout the previous nine seasons of competition, creating lasting memories, establishing current stars in the sport, developing drivers for the professional ranks, and all […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Cale Zimmerman

First of four Wisconsin drivers representing the home state of Briggs & Stratton

Jan 28, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Jason McCumber

Saskatoon driver among the five Masters drivers in the Canadian top-10

Jan 25, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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Faces of The Grid: Brandon Jarsocrak

Pennsylvania driver rises to become one of the top karters of this generation

Jan 24, 2019
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By Blake Hunt Brandon Jarsocrak has become one of the top drivers on the American karting scene over the past few years. On his way up the ladder, he’s raced every class from Kid Kart to KZ, finding his way to the front in each of them. Brandon is the lead driver for KartSport North […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Walker Hess

Former nationally-ranked driver out of Utah stays in touch with sport while attending college

Jan 23, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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2019 Season for Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge Taking Shape

SKUSA regional program in Lone Star State to offer three events for eighth year of series

Jan 23, 2019
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In the Lone Star State, regional racing is headlined by the Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge. Entering its eighth season of competition, the SKUSA Texas PKC program continues to develop impressive talent and current SKUSA Pro Tour stars. The 2019 season will be a year of change for class structure at Superkarts! USA, and the […]

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Superkarts! USA Confirms Tire Change for X30 Junior

Class structure updates for the 2019 season at Pro Tour and ProKart Challenge levels

Jan 22, 2019
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The 2019 racing season is officially underway for the Superkarts! USA program, as their track team hosted the first major event of the calendar year, launching the second year of the SKUSA Winter Series in Florida. Following the upcoming series finale in February at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires, all of SKUSA’s […]

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Florida Winter Tour Opens 2019 at Hard Rock Stadium

Myers, Brooks and Mars among winners in Miami

Jan 22, 2019
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The Florida Winter Tour kicked off the 2019 series at a new location, the home of the NFL’s Miami Dolphins, Hard Rock Stadium. Located in the heart of Miami, the facility has become the home of the FWT for the opening two rounds of the 2019 season. The first event, held on January 17-20, was […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Kyle Sheard

Top youth driver for Ohio Valley Karting Association hits top-10 in North America

Jan 21, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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Jan 21, 2019
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The first ‘Debrief’ taped in 2019 covers the opening event of the Superkarts! USA Winter Series. The AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires hosted over 230 entries to South Florida over the January 11-13 weekend to officially kick off the 2019 karting season. Rob Howden and David Cole break down the event in the […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Scott Keith

Ohio Valley Karting Association vice-champion reaches top-10 for USA standings

Jan 18, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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Days Away from 2019 Challenge of the America Opener at CalSpeed

ROK Cup International Final tickets on the line in three-event championship chase on west coast

Jan 16, 2019
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In three weeks time, the Challenge of the Americas will be welcoming competitors from around North America as the 12th season begins for the premier winter series on the left coast. The 2019 season for the Challenge starts on February 8-10 at the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California. The nine categories competing, based on […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Wyatt Gulash

South Sask Kart Club two-time champion moves up to top-10 for 2018

Jan 16, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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Jan 15, 2019
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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 fifth episode […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Lanie Buice

Georgia Sprint Karting Association champion flies the flag for southeastern United States

Jan 14, 2019
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The 2018 season marked the fourth 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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EKN Trackside: SKUSA Winter Series – Homestead #1 Sunday Report

Norberg rebounds with dominant X30 Senior victory for RPG as Mad Old Nut Racing’s Myers repeats in Pro Shifter

Jan 13, 2019
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With the excellent weekend weather continuing in South Florida, Superkarts! USA capped the opening event of their Winter Series program on Sunday with tremendous racing coming from all of the 11 race categories that were on the docket. The layout at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex Presented by MG Tires offers many overtaking opportunities and the […]

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EKN Trackside: SKUSA Winter Series – Homestead #1 Saturday Report

Myers and Travisanutto score Pro Shifter and X30 Senior wins at Homestead

Jan 12, 2019
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The opening round of the 2019 Superkarts! USA Winter Series enjoyed beautiful blue skies and mid-70s temperatures at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex Presented by MG Tires on Saturday, as the track played host to over 230 drivers to kick off the new season. A strong field of over 50 competitors in X30 Senior was topped […]

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