Feb 19, 2021
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Despite all the challenges that 2020 brought, the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) presented by MG Tires and IAME USA East, managed to complete all of its events, and do it in record fashion.  Two of the three events in 2020 set new records for attendance, and based on early entries for Round One […]

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Feb 16, 2021
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Officials at the Route 66 Sprint Series, presented by Franklin Motorsports and MG Tires, along with their sister series, the United States Pro Kart Series, presented by IAME USA East and MG Tires, recently announced the completion of an agreement whereby KartLift will become the Official Kart Stand of the two Series. When asked why […]

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Jan 29, 2021
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The United States Pro Kart Series, presented by MG tires and IAME USA East, has announced that Elf HTX909 has been selected as the Official Oil for competition in 2021. This will apply to all classes in USPKS sanctioned events, and all 2 cycle classes in Route 66 Sprint Series sanctioned events. IAME representatives have […]

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Jan 20, 2021
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The United States Pro Kart Series, presented by MG tires and IAME USA East, has announced a series of Tech Updates for the IAME X30 engine package. In order to give competitors appropriate time to procure the new parts, as well as use up existing inventory, USPKS Rounds 1 & 2 at the Ocala Gran […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: October 2020 – Brandon Jarsocrak

‘Shillington Slingshot’ earns fourth straight X30 Pro title in USPKS competition

Nov 25, 2020
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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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Oct 27, 2020
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The 2020 season for the United States Pro Kart Series closed out on the October 16-18 weekend. The Carolina Grand Prix hosted the final two rounds of the championship chase, held at the GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina. Another record-breaking event as the eighth season came to an end, crowning the seven different title […]

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EKN Trackside: 2020 United States Pro Kart Series – Carolina Grand Prix Sunday Report

Jarsocrak earns fourth straight championship with victory in X30 Pro to wrap up eighth season of series

Oct 18, 2020
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The 2020 season for the United States Pro Kart Series completed on Sunday at the GoPro Motorplex. The Carolina Grand Prix wrapped up at the Mooresville, North Carolina facility on Sunday, contesting the sixth and final round of the championship chase. Weather began with cold temperatures but clear blue skies eventually led to warmer temperatures, […]

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EKN Trackside: 2020 United States Pro Kart Series – Carolina Grand Prix Saturday Report

Jarsocrak and Jones add first wins of 2020 in penultimate round of championship

Oct 17, 2020
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The penultimate round of the 2020 United States Pro Kart Series was completed on Saturday at the GoPro Motorplex with the Carolina Grand Prix getting underway with official racing. Sunny skies greeted the record entry field in the seven IAME categories at the Mooresville, North Carolina facility, beginning with colder temperatures in the morning but […]

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Oct 16, 2020
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The EKN Trackside Live program visits multiple events throughout the karting season. Leading up to major events on the calendar, EKN is happy to provide a show as part of the EKN Radio Network. The EKN OutLap is a preview podcast show, geared at providing you the top stories, breaking news, and championship battles going […]

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EKN Trackside: 2020 United States Pro Kart Series – Carolina Grand Prix – Preview

Championships to be decided at GoPro Motorplex as eighth season wraps up

Oct 14, 2020
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The 2020 United States Pro Kart Series season has been record-breaking. Despite the delay to start the year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, record numbers have turned out for the opening two rounds of the series. The finale is no different, as the USPKS – presented by MG Tires and IAME USA East – will […]

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Oct 12, 2020
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As the craziness of the 2020 racing season begins to wind down, the team at the United States Pro Kart Series, presented by MG Tires and IAME USA East, has been diligently putting together their 2021 program. The 2020 schedule was originally intended to be a three-event series, starting in Florida in March, but we […]

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Sep 11, 2020
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For the first time since 2017, the United States Pro Kart Series hosted a race in the month of September. With the COVID-19 reschedule, the second event of the 2020 season was held at the CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex at Road America on September 4-6. It was the first visit for the USPKS at the Elkhart […]

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EKN Trackside: 2020 United States Pro Kart Series Badger State Grand Prix – Sunday Report

Deukmedjian and Lemke score wins to close out weekend at Road America

Sep 06, 2020
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The second half of the 2020 United States Pro Kart Series is underway with Round Four contested Sunday at the CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex. The Badger State Grand Prix wrapped up at Road America with another perfect day for racing. Rain was forecasted all day at the Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin facility. The sun broke through the […]

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EKN Trackside: 2020 United States Pro Kart Series Badger State Grand Prix – Saturday Report

Three victories for Will Power Kart from opening race day at Road America

Sep 05, 2020
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The first day of competition at the 2020 United States Pro Kart Series Badger State Grand Prix was completed on Saturday in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. The CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex at Road America is hosting the second event this weekend as over 170 entries are battling in the seven IAME categories. Weather was perfect all day […]

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Sep 04, 2020
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EKN’s Paddock Insider is part of our Trackside coverage, bringing you notes, updates and breaking news as it happens. The article will feature notes from trackside at the 2020 United States Pro Kart Series Badger State Grand Prix from the CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex at Road America. EKN Managing Editor David Cole is trackside in Elkhart […]

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Sep 04, 2020
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The EKN Trackside Live program visits multiple events throughout the karting season. Leading up to major events on the calendar, EKN is happy to provide a show as part of the EKN Radio Network. The EKN OutLap is a preview podcast show, geared at providing you the top stories, breaking news, and championship battles going […]

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EKN Trackside: 2020 United States Pro Kart Series – Badger State Grand Prix – Preview

Inaugural series visit to Road America to host Rounds Three and Four of title chase

Sep 03, 2020
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The 2020 United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires and IAME USA continues this weekend with the third and fourth rounds set to be contested at the CTECH Manufacturing Motorplex at Road America. The COVID-19 pandemic has shifted this year’s calendar for the USPKS, moving from March to July and not July to […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: July 2020 – Scott Kopp

Franklin Motorsports driver doubles up at USPKS opener in Masters class

Aug 26, 2020
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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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Jul 24, 2020
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For the first time in four months, EKN was trackside for an event amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. The return trackside took the EKN Live program to the 2020 opener for the United States Pro Kart Series. The Hoosier State Grand Prix was held at the New Castle Motorsports Park on July 17-19, welcoming over 200 […]

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EKN Trackside: 2020 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier State Grand Prix – Sunday Report

Arscott schools X30 Pro in the rain to grab $5,000 payday in New Castle

Jul 19, 2020
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The final day of the United States Pro Kart Series Hoosier State Grand Prix ended with unique circumstances. From Thursday through the lunch hour Sunday at the New Castle Motorsports Park, the weather was clear skies and warm temperatures. When the main events began, clouds rolled over the New Castle, Indiana facility with storms to […]

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