EKN Trackside – 2019 Texas ProKart Challenge – Denton Saturday Report

SKUSA regional program kicks off new season at North Texas Kartways

Mar 31, 2019
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Cool temperatures, overcast skies and high winds tested everyone in the Texas ProKart Challenge paddock at North Texas Kartway for the series’ opening round on Saturday. That said, the conditions were the same for everyone, setting the stage for some incredibly good racing. The TPKC fields are a little light this weekend, most likely due […]

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Morning Coffee: Dual Weekend Double Double

Schedule conflicts will send EKN staff to four races over two weekends

Mar 27, 2019
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Every year, as the new racing schedules start landing in our email inboxes at EKN, David Cole and I begin assembling both our personal travel schedules and our plans for the coming year’s EKN Trackside Live Tour. More than any other season, this year’s schedule was hit with date conflicts, which we knew would make […]

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Mar 26, 2019
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Now entering its eighth season, the Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge opens up this weekend at the North Texas Karters facility in Denton, Texas. The Lone Star State continues to produce top-level karters year after year, thanks in part to the Texas PKC. It has been a busy off season for P1 Promotions – Mark […]

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California ProKart Challenge Set to Fire Up 15th Anniversary Season

Pre-registration extended one extra day for opening round at Buttonwillow Raceway Park

Mar 26, 2019
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The 15th season of the California ProKart Challenge will be celebrated throughout 2019, with the program set to begin this weekend. The flagship regional program for Superkarts! USA opens the racing calendar at Buttonwillow Raceway Park in Buttonwillow, California on March 30-31. The 2019 season will be one for the record books, with a revised […]

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Mar 21, 2019
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With the 2019 California ProKart Challenge nearing its opening weekend, the Superkarts! USA staff is getting excited for its 15th year of consecutive competition. After a stellar prize package confirmation totaling well over six figures ($120,000 USD), the California based operation is poised to begin its most generous and exciting season of kart racing ever. […]

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2019 SKUSA Texas ProKart Challenge Prize Package Comes Together

Final days of pre-registration for opening rounds of SKUSA regional program in Lone Star State

Mar 20, 2019
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The start to the eighth season for the Superkarts! USA Texas ProKart Challenge is just over one week away. Competitors will be converging on the historic North Texas Karters facility in Denton, Texas for the March 29-31 weekend to contest Rounds One and Two of the championship season. The premier Lone Star State regional program […]

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Mar 19, 2019
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Exactly three weeks after Superkarts! USA closed out the Winter Series in Florida, the organization hosted the opening event of the Pro Tour for the 2019 season. The third edition of the WinterNationals was held at the CalSpeed Karting on March 1-3 in Fontana, California. It was the first SKUSA Pro Tour event to be […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: February 2019 – Luca Mars

2019 CIK Academy Trophy USA driver claims SKUSA Winter Series title and FWT victory

Mar 19, 2019
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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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Big Numbers for 2019 Opener at Los Angeles Karting Championship

Season begins with SKUSA Pro Tour WinterNationals warm-up at CalSpeed Karting

Mar 18, 2019
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When the schedule for the 2019 season came out, the Los Angeles Karting Championship opener was penciled in by many of the top teams in California and throughout North America. Round One for LAKC took place on February 24 at the CalSpeed Karting facility, lining up as the perfect warm-up weekend for those teams and […]

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Mar 13, 2019
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To commemorate the 15th anniversary of operation, the California ProKart Challenge today announced an unprecedented 2019 prize package, nearing a staggering $120,000. With the guiding principle of giving back to customers, the awards package for the season will see a drastic shift in the distribution of prizes. The new model ensures more racers go home […]

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

Myers leads another 1-2 finish for Croc Promotion as Car claims triumph to close out CalSpeed

Mar 03, 2019
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The third edition of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour WinterNationals came to a close on Sunday, thankfully ending under much better weather conditions. While Saturday was filled with on-and-off rain, the precipitation ended on Sunday during qualifying with the skies above the CalSpeed Karting facility in Fontana, California clearing up enough to welcome the sun […]

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

Bujdoso leads number of first time winners as Brooks dominates in wet conditions at CalSpeed

Mar 02, 2019
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The opening round of the 2019 Superkarts! USA Pro Tour was completed in 100% wet conditions at the CalSpeed Karting facility. Rain was on and off all day in Fontana, California for the first day of action at the third edition of the WinterNationals with only a few glimpses of the sun breaking through the […]

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

Big X30 Senior / Junior fields with KA100 making series debut at CalSpeed

Feb 28, 2019
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The 2019 season marks the 10th year of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour. It all began in California with a trip to Sonoma for the inaugural event in 2010. Everything comes full circle as the Pro Tour kicks off the 10th season in the Golden State, making its first ever visit to the CalSpeed Karting […]

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

New IAME SSE engine and five Master-level categories highlight first half of categories

Feb 27, 2019
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The 2019 season marks the 10th year of the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour. It all began in California with a trip to Sonoma for the inaugural event in 2010. Everything comes full circle as the Pro Tour kicks off the 10th season in the Golden State, making its first ever visit to the CalSpeed Karting […]

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Feb 26, 2019
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SKUSA and the Great Lakes ProKart Challenge today confirmed that Harden Motorsports Group (HMG) and TB Kart Indy will be the presenting sponsor for the 2019 regional championship. The news comes on the heels of the exciting news that Great Lakes ProKart Challenge will see a return to competition after a long hiatus. “I couldn’t […]

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Feb 25, 2019
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The 2019 Superkarts! USA Winter Series closed out the program on the February 8-10 weekend, completing the third and fourth rounds of the championship at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires. The final ‘winter training’ event crowned this year’s series champions and awarded the big prize purse for those finishing on the podium. […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: January 2019 – AJ Myers

2018 EKN Driver of the Year begins new season on top in SKUSA and Rok Cup USA competition

Feb 20, 2019
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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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Feb 20, 2019
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At the request of national competitors and engine builders, effective immediately,  SuperKarts! USA will allow a slight modification to the spec oil rule for all IAME X30 and SSE powered classes in SKUSA competition. The move comes in response to concerns about elongating the life and durability of lower rod bearings, and we strive to […]

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RPG and Kosmic Score SKUSA Winter Series X30 Senior Title

Ryan Norberg leads RPG seniors in convincing Homestead performances

Feb 16, 2019
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HOMESTEAD, FLORIDA (February 16, 2019) – The 2019 Superkarts! USA Winter Series is now complete and Rolison Performance Group has left Homestead having made a major statement with their X30 Senior and X30 Junior programs. During the final rounds of the winter program this past weekend, RPG’s Senior drivers were impressive, dominating the front half […]

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Los Angeles Karting Championship Set to Open Up 2019

Round One of nine-race season begins on February 24 at CalSpeed Karting

Feb 15, 2019
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Karting in Southern California is set to tackle the 2019 season as the Los Angeles Karting Championship hosts its series opener on February 24. The LAKC returns to its home of the CalSpeed Karting facility in Fontana, California for the nine-race championship, providing a wide variety of categories and age groups once again. The LAKC […]

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