Jul 07, 2020
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In spite of the disarray that the COVID-19 pandemic has unleashed on the market, a new karting team has emerged. Team MottazSport will now be the newest member of the karting community, taking the reins of the former Andersen Racing Team from the Andersen family. The young Californian Jake Mottaz will pick up where he […]

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Jul 03, 2020
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Effective today Micro and Mini Swift will be added to the 2020 ROK Sonoma Championship. ROK and Swift classes will be scored and awarded separately, champions in each class will win a ticket to ROK the RIO in November. The On-line entry for the 4th of July race closes tonight at 5pm. Please log-in here […]

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Jul 01, 2020
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It has been an eventful 2020 for Ryan Shehan as a practice incident, testing for the Superkarts! USA (SKUSA) Winter Series, landed him in a hospital and then on the hard road to recovery. Fast forward five short months and Ryan Shehan and his #ShehanStrong initiative have found their way to the top step of […]

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Jul 01, 2020
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Birel ART North America is primed and ready to get back on track. With plans to attend the 2020 ROK Cup USA ROK Fest East event at Charlotte Motor Speedway and the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour rounds at New Castle Motorsports Park, the Canadian based outfit will be aiming for the top step of the […]

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Jun 30, 2020
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With a successful second round in the World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup, series officials are already working hard to make round three even better. With a new track layout that will be run by both the WKA Manufacturers Cup and the ROK Cup USA ROK Fest East event, this will be the first opportunity to […]

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Jun 22, 2020
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ROK Sonoma Presented By Sanzaru is excited to announce we will have our first race of the 2020 season on July 4th. Practice will be on Friday July 3rd. We will be sending out more detailed information regarding the protocol details that will be in place for the event so that we comply with Sonoma […]

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Jun 18, 2020
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All the pieces of the puzzle are being put back in place as for the International Karting calendar. In recent days, the FIA has officially canceled the 1st round of the OK-OK Junior European Championship in Kristianstad and consequently the single-gear categories will have a 3-stage Championship: Zuera on August 2nd, Sarno on August 23rd […]

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Jun 18, 2020
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We are set for a fabulous first round at NY Race Complex! We have included the following information and links to ease registration and give us the information to run a safe and fun event. Thank you for your cooperation. Important Event Information Early registration deadline June 17th 2020  (Limited availability)  http://www.thefseries.com/registration.html Payment Options, Include names […]

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Jun 18, 2020
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ROK Sonoma is forced to cancel the June 27-28 race event. Due to Sonoma County not lifting the current restrictions we are not able to run the event with the limitations that are in place. We are very hopeful that the next scheduled event for ROK Sonoma on July 18-19, will go ahead as planned. […]

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Jun 15, 2020
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World Karting Association reminds all competitors that registration for Charlotte Karting Challenge Manufacturers Cup, Road Racing and Speedway Dirt series remains open through Sunday, June 21 at 11:59pm EDT. SERIES REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Manufacturers Cup and Mid-Season Shootout Online Registration – CLICK HERE *Manufacturers Cup competitors are required to complete registration online. No trackside entry. WKA Road […]

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Jun 12, 2020
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Pittsburgh International Race Complex has been given the command to go “Green.” Governor Tom Wolf announced June 5th that, beginning June 12th, businesses residing in Beaver County are permitted to enter the green phase of his state resumption plan. More information about the measured and strategic plan to reopen Pennsylvania, and what the different phases […]

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Jun 12, 2020
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New Jersey Motorsports Park announced yesterday, June 9th, that under the statement made by the Governor of New Jersey they will be fully reopening effective June 9th, 2020. Albeit this full reopening will contain remnants of past restrictions at a much lesser scale, and NJMP will be following precautionary safety guidelines set forth in their […]

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Jun 09, 2020
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World Karting Association (WKA) officials have decided to extend the entry deadline for the Charlotte Karting Challenge until 11:59pm on Sunday, June 21 for both the WKA Vega Tire National Road Race Series and the WKA Maxxis Speedway Dirt Series. Road Race competitors must enter their initial entry online in advance of the deadline while […]

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Jun 08, 2020
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It’s all wide open over the next two World Karting Association (WKA) Manufacturers Cup events in Charlotte for a huge prize fund! Tier 1 pricing has been extended until 11:59pm on Wednesday, June 10th. Tier 2 pricing will be in effect following the close of Tier 1 pricing. Online entry has been extended until 11:59pm […]

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Jun 05, 2020
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Karting has certainly been turned on its head over the past three months but we are excited to get back to the sport we love! Of course things will be slightly different than in the past but we will try to kick start this season in a way that will hopefully create the fun and […]

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Jun 04, 2020
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While the motorsports world was put on hold, ROK Cup Promotions continued to put the finishing touches on their 2020 ROK Fest program. With ROK Fest East taking place at the freshly repaved Charlotte Motor Speedway and ROK Fest West September at Sonoma Raceway, series officials, teams and competitors are excited to get back on […]

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May 28, 2020
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With the summer of 2020 just around the corner, Birel ART North America is pushing a June and July rental kart sale. Offering a huge 20% discount on any orders of ten or more Birel ART N35 XR-ST rental karts, the Canadian based operation will also offer free shipping, duties and brokerage fees on orders […]

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May 26, 2020
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With the motorsports community starting to get back on track, the same could be said for Team Crosslink in both their karts and car programs. Completing an F4 United States Championship and FR Americas Championship both Powered by Honda test at Motorsports Ranch in Cresson, Texas this past weekend, the team loaded and is on […]

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May 18, 2020
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WKA has taken steps to organize and implement necessary precautions to keep teams and competitors safe as we begin racing. Please note the following in regards to the upcoming WKA Charlotte Karting Challenge: We encourage all WKA Speedway Dirt Series competitors to pre-enter and save money to forgo the at track fee, however, it is […]

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As the North American karting community begins to move to put the COVID-19 pandemic behind them, kart tracks, race series and other related motorsports organizations are beginning to reopen and start a new way of business. American Kart Track Promoters Association (AKTPA), the World Karting Association (WKA) and TaG USA are standing together and urging […]

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