EKN Trackside: 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Sunday Report

Norberg doubles up as Bujdoso grabs second victory of the season

May 05, 2019
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The second half of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour is underway with the fourth round of the championship program contested on Sunday. The 10th edition of the SKUSA SpringNationals completed at the Utah Motorsports Campus in Erda, Utah, closing out the weekend with an exciting finish. Wind was a factor throughout the day and a […]

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EKN Trackside: 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals – Saturday Report

Ramirez grabs first Pro Tour victory as Norberg claims first of 2019

May 04, 2019
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The third round of the 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour took place Saturday at the Utah Motorsports Campus facility in Erda, Utah with the first day of competition at the 10th edition of the SpringNationals. Clear skies all day roughly 30 minutes west of downtown Salt Lake City after a cold and windy start. The […]

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Paddock Insider: 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals

10th season of championship chase continues with return trip to Utah Motorsports Campus

May 03, 2019
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is part of the Trackside coverage, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will be notes from trackside at the 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals held at the Utah Motorsports Campus in Erda, Utah. The information will not be seen anywhere else. Please feel free to […]

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May 02, 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 ninth episode […]

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EKN Trackside: 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals Preview – Part 2

Stellar field of IAME drivers continue fight for titles at Utah Motorsports Campus

May 02, 2019
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This weekend marks the 10th edition of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals. The event is set for May 3-5 at the Utah Motorsports Campus as SKUSA returns to the Erda, Utah facility for the second time in series history. Formerly known as Miller Motorsports Park, SKUSA first visited the facility outside Salt Lake City […]

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May 01, 2019
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The newest show to hit the EKN Radio Network is ‘Operation Grassroots’, a podcast geared solely on the foundation of the sport. The hub of the show will be discussion centered on the grassroots level of karting, from club racing to regional racing, all focused around the Briggs & Stratton 206 engine platform. Our #OperationGrassroots […]

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EKN Trackside: 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals Preview – Part 1

Championship battles carry on as program heads to Utah Motorsports Campus

May 01, 2019
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This weekend marks the 10th edition of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour SpringNationals. The event is set for May 3-5 at the Utah Motorsports Campus as SKUSA returns to the Erda, Utah facility for the second time in series history. Formerly known as Miller Motorsports Park, SKUSA first visited the facility outside Salt Lake City […]

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May 01, 2019
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MOTOMASTER and Ron Fellows have combined forces to create a new karting series for 2019 with additional prizing, a five-event schedule and nine races. The MOTOMASTER Ron Fellows Karting Championship will provide kart racers additional opportunities to further develop their racing skills in an environment where both performance and participation are rewarded. “Canadian Tire is […]

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Apr 30, 2019
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The newest show to hit the EKN Radio Network is ‘Operation Grassroots’, a podcast geared solely on the foundation of the sport. The hub of the show will be discussion centered on the grassroots level of karting, from club racing to regional racing, all focused around the Briggs & Stratton 206 engine platform. Our #OperationGrassroots […]

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Jarsocrak and KartSport North America End Partnership

Three-time United States Pro Kart Series champion moves back to Mike Doty Racing

Apr 30, 2019
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What began in December 2015 has come to an end. Three-time United States Pro Kart Series champion Brandon Jarsocrak has parted ways with KartSport North America. The driver from Reading, Pennsylvania has vacated his role as lead driver with the team and on the Kart Republic brand. The #4-ranked driver in the EKN TaG Driver […]

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Introducing Mad Old Nut Racing / Croc Promotion USA

SoCal operation expanding with top driver acquisitions

Apr 29, 2019
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One of the hottest teams on the national scene in 2019 has been Mad Old Nut Racing and Croc Promotion USA.  The importer of the Croc Promotion brand made a significant move this off-season to step up their game and expand their US footprint, bringing #1 ranked AJ Myers and standout Andrew Bujdoso together to […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Eric Fagan

Ohio Valley Karting Association champion claims top spot in North America

Apr 26, 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 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – TaG – April 24

Reigning three-time SKUSA champion Norberg improves score to hold #1 ranking

Apr 26, 2019
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The 2019 eKartingNews.com TaG Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA remain similar to that of the 2018 program, unlike the change to the updated ‘Shifterkart’ category. The events and series included did expand the schedule from 134 to 150 races that will be counted towards the 2019 program. The busy first four months of […]

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Apr 26, 2019
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Closing in on the kick-off the Stars & Stripes Trophy event held at Utah Motorsports Campus, J3 Competition is pleased to have bolstered its staff as it aims to provide a high quality event for all participants. The event will be marked with a three-day format with several unique details including: • Lottery Engines • […]

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Braden Eves to Join Crosslink Competition for SKUSA Pro Tour Events

Emerging powerhouse adds multi-time Pro Tour race winner to squad for SpringNationals

Apr 25, 2019
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Formed in 2018, Crosslink Competition has quickly earned its reputation as a top-notch race-winning organization in American karting. The team has already made a strong impression in the SKUSA Winter Series, Florida Winter Tour, Texas ProKart Challenge and, most recently, at the RTX Karting All Star Finals 2019 Rotax event in Houston. Crosslink also scored […]

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2019 eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA – Shifterkart – April 24

Myers remains top driver as program begins new era for six-speed racing

Apr 25, 2019
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The 2019 season marks a new era for the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings. The shift in the industry in regards to six-speed engine packages has forced an evolution in the events and series that we include in our Driver Rankings program. Dating back to the early years of the rankings that were found in the pages […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – John Buzza

Multi-time Manitoba Karting Association champion claims top spot in Canadian standings

Apr 24, 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 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour Resumes with 10th Running of SpringNationals

Utah Motorsports Campus to host midway point of championship chase

Apr 24, 2019
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Just last week, Superkarts! USA passed a milestone in its history, as April 16 marked the 9th anniversary of the launch of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour. In 2010, the program made its debut in Sonoma, California, hosting the first-ever SpringNationals. The SKUSA Pro Tour has grown in leaps and bounds since those first laps, […]

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Industry Insider: J3 Competition – The Return of Rotax

Karting industry veterans embrace global Rotax to re-introduce formula to United States

Apr 23, 2019
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For the last 15 years, J3 Competition has been one of the foundation businesses in American karting.  The operation is headed up by the three ‘J’s’ in Jim and John Giacomelli and Justin Stefani.  In their early years, the shop competed with and imported the  Kosmic chassis line, winning races and championships in a multitude […]

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2018 Briggs & Stratton Weekly Racing Series Standings Profile – Logan Julien

Badger Kart Club Sportsman champion claims top spot in North America

Apr 22, 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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