Mar 02, 2018
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We’re excited to kick off the 2018 Racing Season with Shasta Kart Klub. Shasta did an amazing job hosting the 2017 Super Regional and we know this event will be top notch! Pre-Register Online (Ends March 14th): http://www.kpxregistration.com/ Pre-Registering is not require but HIGHLY encouraged to keep the race weekend running smoothly. KPX Series Info and Rules: https://kpxracing.com/ […]

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Feb 13, 2018
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Pitt Race is proud to announce a new format for kart racing for 2018. The Pitt Race LO206 Cup and Rental League Series were formed to provide affordable entry into competitive kart racing. This series will consist of Two small sprint series made up of 5 races each. The combined points from each series will […]

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Feb 08, 2018
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Cheers Karting Addicts & Happy Thrilled Thursday! Round 3 of the WSKA Winter Series is this Sunday, February 11th and we have many new and exciting updates to share. The IAME KA100 is a remarkable engine package. It has excellent power, is efficiently packaged, and has electric starting. It has been gaining popularity in the […]

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Feb 02, 2018
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Wintertime in Southern California’s Antelope Valley is truly amazing. Temperatures are just above freezing at sunrise but the chill does not remain very long. Rather, the beautiful clear blue skies allow the sun to quickly warm the air to the low 70’s, the optimum mixture for kart racing, horsepower, and close competition. The WSKA (Willow […]

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Jan 23, 2018
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KPX is excited to continue to build upon the success of 2017. With 240 racers competing at KPX racers in 2017, KPX was the largest series in Northern California, and one of the largest kart series in the county!  This was all possible by the support of the racers and their families. KPX plans to […]

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Dec 27, 2017
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The Willow Springs Kart Association (WSKA) is excited to announce its 2nd Annual Winter Kart Series.   The competitions will take place at Willow Springs Raceway’s 9 turn .65-mile Kart track. Round 1 of the Winter Series starts on January 14, 2018, followed by Round 2 on January 28th, Round 3 on February 11th, and Round […]

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Dec 21, 2017
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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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Dec 20, 2017
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The Ocala Gran Prix has done a lot of the sport of karting. Based at their facility north of the Orlando, Florida area off Interstate 75, the facility has been the starting ground for a number of today’s motorsport stars, including Mazda Road to Indy driver Oliver Askew, F4 US Champion driver Kyle Kirkwood, and […]

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Dec 19, 2017
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On Friday, December 9, karting competitors alongside their friends and families showed up at Millhome Supper Club in nearby Kiel, Wis., to celebrate the many champions, special award winners and sponsors of Road America’s Karting Club (RAKC) as part of its 2017 awards banquet. In addition to great food, there were tremendous raffle prizes won by […]

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Dec 14, 2017
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Last season, our series saw incredible racing and record setting fields. Many new friendships were made along the way. By every account, we consider 2017 a resounding success. We want to again say thank you to all our sponsors, staff, and of course our racers. As any organization grows, it will undoubtedly experience growing pains […]

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Nov 22, 2017
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Close to 90 drivers competed in the Seventh Annual Inverness Grand Prix that brought the thrill and challenge of street racing to the downtown Inverness area. “The streets are quite challenging and most racers enjoy the challenge,” Joe Wigley of the Affordable Karting Club said. In all, 16 divisions competed in the event that saw […]

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Kohlbecker and Margay Win Inaugural New Castle Motorsports Park 125

Spike goes solo to win Briggs & Stratton 206 endurance event

Oct 30, 2017
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New Castle Motorsports Park held its inaugural 125-lap endurance event this weekend featuring 43 teams to take on the challenge. Temperatures were on the cold side, with a little bit of snow and high temperatures reaching the low 40s. Teams had to battle the track, the other competitors, the weather and of course the challenge […]

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Race Report: Margay Ignite Challenge – 61 Kartway

Inaugural series finale held at Delmar, Iowa facility

Oct 26, 2017
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The inaugural Ignite Challenge season wrapped up last Saturday and we couldn’t have asked for a better closing venue! Everyone needs to put 61 Kartway on their calendar for 2018, what an incredible, fun and well-maintained track. Thanks to Tony Neilson and his family for help making this event such a success. Thank you to […]

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Oct 19, 2017
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The 5th annual 4-Cycle Super Showdown is once again being held at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility located in Phoenix, Arizona. The event begins with move-in on Thursday, October 19 and practice all day Friday, October 20. Racing is set for two days of battle over Saturday and Sunday. The changes that are […]

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Oct 09, 2017
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The 2017 season is still underway and we’re already planning for 2018! For the upcoming season we took careful consideration of other Regional Series and Holidays to make a schedule we hope will be a hit with all racers and families. Venues are still to be determined but please save these dates! More info to […]

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Sep 21, 2017
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Round 5 of the KPX Karting Championship, powered by Briggs & Stratton, keeps on pace with it’s unbelievable high-average attendance. 103 racers joined the action in Sonoma for Round 5 of the series. The weather was perfect up on the hill with beautiful views of the surrounding area which makes this venue special. Racers and […]

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Sep 21, 2017
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Round number 3 of the Ignite Challenge is in the books after a record entry weekend at the Gateway Kartplex just outside St. Louis. The Ignite drivers took battle on the Kartplex’s “SuperTrack” configuration featuring the combination of both the kart track and Gateway Motorsport’s Park’s road course. This is the inaugural year for Margay’s […]

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Colorado Karting Tour Announces 2017 Colorado Karting Classic

3-Hour Endurance Race to Feature Large Cash Payout

Aug 29, 2017
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The Colorado Karting Tour is proud to announce the 2017 Colorado Karting Classic, set to take place on October 14, at Unser Karting & Events, Centennial. The event will feature multiple racing classes, and provides racers in the state and nationwide the opportunity to compete against each other in lengthy races around the challenging 1-mile-long […]

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One-On-One: Rock Island GP’s Roger Ruthhart

2017 edition of karting’s ‘bucket list’ race shaping up nicely

Aug 18, 2017
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Over the past 20+ years, the Rock Island Grand Prix has firmly planted roots as a one of the true ‘bucket list’ events in the sport here in the United States. When asked, current and past racers will go on about a laidback, fun atmosphere that is coupled with the intense competition. The ‘cool factor’ […]

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Aug 16, 2017
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8/11/17 – Effective Immediately – Non-impacting In order to maintain the core principals of 206 program the following update to the clutch rule set, section 32, is effective immediately. Included in this update is a clarification of the driver and standard driver conversion as a non-tech item to prevent any future confusion. This updated language […]

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