Mar 21, 2018
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World Karting Association (WKA) has partnered with Race Face Brand Development to offer two new programs as benefits to their members.   Race Face Tel-Med and Race Face University.  “We are excited to partner with the WKA not only as a Manufactures Cup Sponsor in the Jr. Yamaha Class but to be able to offer these […]

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Mar 14, 2018
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The WKA Manufacturers Cup Series returns to action on March 23-25 at the GoPro Motorplex. Recently, the organization announced a prize package available for IAME Senior, IAME Junior and Mini Swift competitors. One lucky racer will receive a ticket to the 2018 IAME International Final in Le Mans, France this October. The prize, courtesy of […]

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Mar 13, 2018
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Online registration closes at midnight on March 14 for the second round of Manufacturers Cup Series. The event is being held at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, NC. Online registration saves each racer $100 per class over registering at the track. Last week WKA announced one lucky racer would receive a ticket to the 2018 IAME […]

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Mar 06, 2018
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Online registration closes at midnight on March 14th for the second round of Manufacturers Cup Series. The event is being held at Go Pro Motorplex in Mooresville, NC. Online registration saves each racer $100.00 per class over registering at the track. Beginning at this event, Go Pro Motorplex (event #2) and concluding at New Jersey […]

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Feb 22, 2018
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The latest conference call meeting minutes have been posted to the WKA website.  Click HERE to be taken to the minutes from the February 13th call.

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Feb 22, 2018
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As we get geared up for the upcoming Manufacturers Cup race at GoPro Motorplex, March 23-25,2018 we wanted to clarify Pit Parking. Due to the limited parking in the pit area, there will be no RV/camper parking in the pit area. Camping will be located on the outside of the gated area. Please refer to […]

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Feb 20, 2018
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We are only three short weeks away from the upcoming Roebling Road Nationals, March 9th-11th. We will kick off the weekend honoring the 2017 National Road Race Champions with the Awards Banquet, following Fridays practice. Reservations must be made and received in the WKA office by Friday March 2nd, 2018. The Reservation form can be […]

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Feb 09, 2018
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The WKA Membership Meeting minutes from the January 25th, 2018 meeting are now available on www.worldkarting.com. To be taken straight to the minutes, CLICK HERE.

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Feb 07, 2018
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The online and paper entry blank is now available for the upcoming Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, NC, March 23rd-25th, 2018. When registering online you may notice a new registration system. The new system will stream line the registration process moving forward, allowing each driver the ability to save their information for […]

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Feb 05, 2018
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Road Racers the reservation form for the 2017 Nation Road Race Series Award Banquet is now available on the WKA website. The Banquet will be held Friday night, March 9th, 2018, following practice at Roebling Road. The buffet style banquet will be held at the Bloomingdale Community Center located at 202 E. Moore Street, Bloomingdale, […]

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Feb 05, 2018
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Competition Karting Incorporated of Welcome, NC  started off the Vega National Road Race series with 17 first place showings at Daytona International Speedway Kart Week. A total of 19 different chassis were represented at the two day race event.  With an available 44 (F1 & F2) first place slots up for grabs CKI captured 17 […]

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Jan 31, 2018
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Road Racers mark your calendars. The 2017 National Road Race Series Award Banquet will be held Friday night, March 9th, 2018.  The buffet style banquet will be held at the Bloomingdale Community Center located at 202 E. Moore Street, Bloomingdale, GA 31302. RSVP form and more detailed information to follow within the next few days!

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Jan 26, 2018
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We are pleased to announce that SKC has opened Registration for the second event of our Road Race Series.   The race event takes place March 9th – 11th at Roebling Road Raceway in Bloomingdale, GA. Southern Kart Club is ready for the event and is more than prepared to welcome the Karting community for what […]

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Jan 24, 2018
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Responding to Member comments and requests to bring back the popular Kid Kart Category back to the National Scene, the WKA Board of Trustees recently responded to member requests by voting the class back into the WKA Bridgestone Man Cup as a National Class at their recent meeting. “One of the many strengths of WKA […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: December 2017 – Colin Neal

Senior rookie claims first victories in debut, inaugural KA100 wins at WKA Daytona KartWeek

Jan 22, 2018
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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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Jan 11, 2018
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The WKA Board of Trustees and Executive Committee is pleased to announce the addition of the two newly elected members to the Board of Trustees along with their 2 and 4 cycle representatives. District 1 Trustee: Chris Kardashian 2-Cycle Rep: Jim Russell Jr. 4-Cycle Rep: Chris Sliden District 10 Trustee: Art Verlengiere 2-Cycle Rep: Lloyd […]

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From the Tower: 2017 WKA Daytona KartWeek

2018 season begins with annual trip to Daytona International Speedway

Jan 10, 2018
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For all intents and purposes, in the world of karting, we blend the end of one year and the start of the next. In Daytona in late December, the 2017 season ended at the same time as the 2018 schedule began. The annual WKA Daytona KartWeek took place between the Christmas and New Year’s Eve […]

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Jan 09, 2018
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This year’s inaugural Margay Ignite Dash at Daytona at WKA’s Daytona KartWeek saw 33 Briggs & Stratton 206 powered Ignite K3s take the track over the three-day event. The Ignite Senior class proved to be a true driver’s class with a heavy mix of competitors throughout the front of the field. Up front we saw […]

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Jan 05, 2018
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2018 is here, and the new racing season is underway. The 2017 calendar year closed out and the 2018 season began with the same event, the annual WKA Daytona KartWeek. A unique event, combining three separate races at one facility. The Manufacturers Cup Series takes to the sprint track inside the NASCAR oval, the National […]

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EKN Trackside: 2017 WKA Daytona KartWeek – Day 2 Report

Myers earns second straight while Kardashian, Neal, and Maier double up

Dec 30, 2017
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The final day of the 2017 WKA Daytona KartWeek provided the second round of racing, which begins the 2018 championship chases for the organization. The weather for the annual pilgrimage south to the Daytona International Speedway improved on Day 2, with the sun coming back for the final day of racing. The temp increased from […]

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