United States Pro Kart Series ‘Geo Cup’ Standings Released

Team Affiliation standings set after opening event with registration for GoPro now open

May 17, 2019
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With just one month remaining until the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) presented by MG Tires and IAME USA East hits the track again, the Geo Cup Team Affiliation results from the Southern Grand Prix at Ocala Gran Prix have been tabulated.  Last year was dominated by super-team Nitro/Fullerton, but this year there is […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: April 2019 – Spencer Conrad

Nitro Kart driver gaining momentum during first half of season

May 16, 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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Apr 16, 2019
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The second half of the #DualWeekendDoubleDouble featured the 2019 opener for the United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires. The program began its seventh season with the Southern Grand Prix, held on April 5-7 at the Ocala Gran Prix in central Florida. The event welcomed over 160 entries for the seven IAME categories, […]

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EKN Trackside: 2019 United States Pro Kart Series – Southern Grand Prix Sunday Report

Ramsey ends weekend on top in KA100 while Hollingshead repeats as Sunday winner in X30 Senior

Apr 07, 2019
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The opening event for the 2019 United States Pro Kart Series completed Sunday at the Ocala Gran Prix with the Southern Grand Prix coming to a close. The Ocala, Florida facility saw bright sunshine throughout the day with no delays for weather, only a red flag in one of the Finals, thankfully with all drivers […]

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EKN Trackside: 2019 United States Pro Kart Series – Southern Grand Prix Saturday Report

Garrison defends home turf in X30 Pro as Hotz leads multiple first time winners in Ocala

Apr 06, 2019
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The 2019 United States Pro Kart Series Southern Grand Prix completed the opening round of the championship chase on Saturday. Warm weather greeted the 165 entries on the day until a quick storm blew through Ocala Gran Prix facility with two main events remaining, shaking up those races after the sun came back to end […]

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EKN Trackside: 2019 United States Pro Kart Series – Southern Grand Prix Preview

Seventh season kicks off at Ocala Gran Prix this weekend

Apr 04, 2019
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The 2019 United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires begins this weekend with running of the Southern Grand Prix at the Ocala Gran Prix facility. The Ocala, Florida circuit launches the seventh season of the IAME program with seven categories filled by 150 entries set to do battle and start the chase toward […]

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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 21, 2019
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With just weeks remaining until the karts hit the track once again, the United States Pro Kart Series (USPKS) presented by MG Tires is pleased to announce its 2019 Prize Package.  The 2018 season was a banner year for the series, with solid fields at every event.  The competitors who campaigned the whole series were […]

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Feb 21, 2019
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One of the newest series in the United States is the Sunshine State Karting Challenge. The program is based in the state of Florida, and is building off a successful 2018 season. The 2019 program is set for a four-event, eight-round championship chase spread between March and September. The season begins at Ocala Gran Prix […]

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Dec 05, 2018
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The United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires is pleased the event locations for the 2019 season. The 2018 season featured three race weekends and three premier United States venues.  This format was met with overwhelming enthusiasm, therefore 2019 will be based on the same three weekend program, and at the same three […]

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2018 IAME International Final – Sunday Report

Crews repeats as Mini champion, Fletcher places sixth for Team USA

Oct 16, 2018
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The 2018 IAME International Final completed on Sunday at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France. A week long battle came to a close as the six champions were decided following the Prefinal and Final events, along with the B-Main and C-Main events for the remaining competitors who were not able to transfer to […]

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2018 IAME International Final – Saturday Report

Crews remains perfect in Mini, Nienkotter to start P10 in Master

Oct 14, 2018
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Saturday was decision day at the 2018 IAME International Final, as the final heat races of the event would take place at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France. What began on Wednesday, all came down to earning the right amount of points to qualify into one of the top-33 positions for the Sunday […]

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2018 IAME International Final – Friday Report

Crews and Fletcher still leading Team USA in France

Oct 12, 2018
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The third day was completed at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France for the 2018 IAME International Final. Weather halted the action on Thursday, forcing a reschedule of Friday’s action to included those final heat races into the mix. While the day began with a damp track, no more rain provided a clean […]

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2018 IAME International Final – Thursday Report

Crews begins Mini title defense with heat win, Nienkotter top-five in Masters

Oct 11, 2018
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Day two of the 2018 IAME International Final was impacted by rain. The Le Mans Karting International circuit in France began with a wet track, effecting the opening heat races for Senior. The track eventually dried until a strong storm system moved through the area during the second heat for Masters. It forced a red […]

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2018 IAME International Final – Wednesday Report

Jarsocrak leads Team USA as official sessions begin in France

Oct 11, 2018
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The 2018 IAME International Final is underway at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France. Over 400 drivers are competing in six categories, all vying for a chance to become an IAME world title winner. Wednesday was the first official day of the event on-track, following a handful of unofficial practice at the famous […]

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2018 IAME International Final Preview

12 drivers - including champions from SKUSA and USPKS - to represent North America in France

Oct 08, 2018
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IAME is celebrating the 50th year within the karting industry, and no better way to celebrate then at the IAME International Final. 2018 is the seventh edition of the event that brings together IAME drivers from all over the world to compete at the Le Mans Karting International circuit in France. Over 400 drivers are […]

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Sep 21, 2018
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On the heels of completing one of its most successful seasons ever, the United States Pro Kart Series presented by MG Tires is pleased to announce plans for the 2019 Season. The 2018 season featured three race weekends at three premier United States venues. This format was met with overwhelming enthusiasm. Therefore, 2019 will be […]

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Aug 15, 2018
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The 2018 edition of the United States Pro Kart Series closed out at the recent Hoosier Grand Prix. The New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana hosted Round Five and Six on the July 27-29 weekend under perfect racing conditions. The seven IAME categories decided the 2018 champions after two days of solid racing […]

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Aug 02, 2018
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New Castle, Ind. (July 27-29, 2018) – The 2018 United States Pro Kart Series season came to an end last weekend with the Hoosier Grand Prix at New Castle Motorsports Park. Team Nitro Kart was at full strength and looking to close out the season with wins and championships and they did just that, with […]

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EKN Trackside: 2018 United States Pro Kart Series – Hoosier Grand Prix Sunday Report

Jarsocrak, Terlecki, Mardan and Sorensen earn tickets to IAME International Final

Jul 29, 2018
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The United States Pro Kart Series put in the final chapter of the 2018 season Sunday at the New Castle Motorsports Park. The Hoosier Grand Prix closed the sixth year of the program, with Championship Sunday deciding the seven IAME championships on the season. While it was an overcast day, the rain stayed away from […]

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