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Sat 16 Dec 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: CART drivers use karting to stay on track

CHAMPCAR/CART: CART drivers use karting to stay on track

HARRISBURG, N.C. (Dec. 15, 2000) -- During the CART FedEx Championship Series off-season, many drivers backtrack to their beginnings -- in a kart. "I have a kart at my house in Miami, so in the off-season I will be driving it to keep in shape...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
Paul Fix III takes championship

Paul Fix III takes championship

Buffalo, New York, - Paul Fix III takes his first class go kart championship at 6 years old. Paul started racing this year in a Mike Wilson 4 Kart with a Honda 5.5 engine. He started the year with the right attitude and worked his way ...

Marty?n Basso ser? uno de los cuatro argentinos presentes

Marty?n Basso ser? uno de los cuatro argentinos presentes

Rafaela, Santa Fe, Argentina, 08/12/2000.- Martín Basso junto a Norberto Fontana, Mariano Acebal y José Maria López, representantes de nuestro país en el tradicional Masters de Karting denominado "París-Bercy" y que se disputa desde hace 8 ...

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Stars of Tomorrow champ car test rescheduled

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Stars of Tomorrow champ car test rescheduled

The five winners of the inaugural Championship Auto Racing Teams Stars of Tomorrow karting challenge have completed phase one of an unprecedented two-part award package, which will culminate in a test behind the wheel of a Team Rahal Champ ...

Fri 08 Dec 2000
JRCS: Kart racers earn Russell driving school

JRCS: Kart racers earn Russell driving school

Las Vegas, NV -- The top three kart drivers at the HPV/Horstman Pro-Invitational on November 19 at the Las Vegas Karting Center are the next kart racers to enter the Series to Advance American Racing Talent program, known as STAART. Champion Phil...

NA-F2000: WKA: Sodano wins 2000 championship

NA-F2000: WKA: Sodano wins 2000 championship

FAIRFIELD, N.J. (December 7, 2000) -- U.S. Formula 2000 driver Adam Sodano recently won the 2000 World Karting Association (WKA) championship in the 125cc Shifter class. The 21-year-old Sodano, who last year competed in the American ...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
Ma?ana y pasado Mart?n Basso probar? en Savannah

Ma?ana y pasado Mart?n Basso probar? en Savannah

Rafaela, Santa Fe, Argentina, 28/11/2000.- Martín Basso continúa en Estados Unidos preparando junto al Mike Shank Racing la próxima temporada de la "Cart Toyota-Atlantic" donde aspiran con sólidos fundamentos a luchar en forma directa por la...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Arnold's Karting Center hosts banquet

Arnold's Karting Center hosts banquet

ARNOLD'S KARTING CENTER HOSTS FALL RACING LEAGUE BANQUET Oaks, PA., November 26, 2000 - Arnold's Formula "E" Karting Center hosted its third annual Fall Racing League Banquet on Thursday evening, November 6th at Arnold's in Oak, PA. The event ...

Greenwood Valley awards banquet

Greenwood Valley awards banquet

Competiton and rivalry are essential elements of racing; driver against driver on the track, crew against crew in the pits and fans out-yelling fans in the stands. Friday night, November 10, at the Jerseytown Community Center the only rivalry was...

WKA: Keresi wins the Jr. Sportsman championship

WKA: Keresi wins the Jr. Sportsman championship

Charlotte, NC - The traditional WKA Gold Cup Grand Nationals held on Thanksgiving weekend was to be a challenge for 11 year old racer Evan Keresi of Dallas, NC. Entering the final race for the 2000 season and in 2nd place in points, he needed to...

WKA: Competition evens the playing field

WKA: Competition evens the playing field

HARRISBURG, N.C. (Nov. 21, 2000) -- Competition is the greatest element of any sport. But it's not the same as it used to be. World records are being broken and athleticism is on the rise. Competition is ever changing, and one significant factor...

Mon 20 Nov 2000
Indy Car Team Karting Callenge announced

Indy Car Team Karting Callenge announced

(Indianapolis, IN, Nov. 15) -- Indy car teams are used to performing their duties in the background, but starting December 4th, they will take center stage in a new karting League. The "ILikeRacing.com Karting Challenge" will pit all Indy car...

SKUSA: Grads dominate SKUSA SuperNationals

SKUSA: Grads dominate SKUSA SuperNationals

Rapidly becoming one of the most important karting events in North America in only its second year, the Super Karts U.S.A.(SKUSA) SuperNationals brings together the cream of the crop of shifter-kart racers from across the continent. Skip Barber...

Sat 11 Nov 2000
SKUSA: Las Vegas report, Super Nationals preview

SKUSA: Las Vegas report, Super Nationals preview

Las Vegas, NV - For a few superbly talented shifterkart drivers, last Sunday's CART Stars of Tomorrow event in Las Vegas was a huge step towards lifelong dreams of driving a Champ Car. For most of the rest, it was simply the last best chance to...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gidley to do Hawaiian kart clinic

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gidley to do Hawaiian kart clinic

After an exciting weekend evaluating young Karting talent at the inaugural Stars of Tomorrow event in Los Vegas, American Champ Car driver Memo Gidley is delighted to announce his upcoming participation in the second annual Memo Gidley Karting ...

Thu 09 Nov 2000
SBRS: Karting Scholarship invitees announced

SBRS: Karting Scholarship invitees announced

Skip Barber Racing has announced the 16 aspiring racers from North America that will participate in its fourth annual Karting Scholarship Program. These young hopefuls are firmly positioned to ascend the Barber Dodge Scholarship Ladder. After a ...

CHAMPCAR/CART:

CHAMPCAR/CART: "Stars of Tomorrow" identified

DETROIT (November 7, 2000) - Kevin Christensen has always dreamed of driving in CART's FedEx Championship Series. That dream is about to become reality for the 20-year-old from Castaic, Calif., after he won the Pro Superbox class in this...

Tue 07 Nov 2000
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Five Drivers earn Stars of Tomorrow Awards

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Five Drivers earn Stars of Tomorrow Awards

Over 200 karters converged on the Las Vegas Karting Center's 13-turn, 7/8-mile road course in Las Vegas, Nev., for the inaugural three-day Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) Stars of Tomorrow karting challenge. The fiercely competitive event ...

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Grid positions set for Stars of Tomorrow Challenge

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Grid positions set for Stars of Tomorrow Challenge

Qualifying for tomorrow's five feature races in the Championship Auto Racing Teams Stars of Tomorrow challenge concluded this afternoon at the Las Vegas Karting Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Four additional qualifying rounds were added to...

WKA: Keresi Charlotte notes

WKA: Keresi Charlotte notes

Evan Keresi was the first to score victories in two classes at the North American Sprint Karting Championships hosted by the World Karting Association at Lowe's Motor Speedway this past weekend. Evan, 11 years old from Dallas, NC qualified on...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Las Vegas Stars of Tomorrow practice

CHAMPCAR/CART: Las Vegas Stars of Tomorrow practice

Competition in the Championship Auto Racing Teams Stars of Tomorrow inaugural karting challenge began today with practice sessions for all classes on the 13-turn, 7/8-mile road course at the Las Vegas Karting Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Karters...

Sun 05 Nov 2000
Lynx Racing goes karting

Lynx Racing goes karting

With his feet already firmly on the path that leads to the top levels of auto racing, Lynx Racing driver David Rutledge, a Vancouver native, is keeping his forward momentum in the off-season by going back to his roots in kart racing. Over the...

SKUSA: JRCS: SKUSA, Russell School start program

SKUSA: JRCS: SKUSA, Russell School start program

LAS VEGAS, NV -- Superkarts! USA is proud to announce the initiation of a new program that will bring the world-renowned Jim Russell Racing Drivers School into the SKUSA family. This new relationship will initially focus its introduction on the ...

Tue 31 Oct 2000
Greenwood Valley results 2000-110-28

Greenwood Valley results 2000-110-28

From Victory Lane At Greenwood Valley by Than Mitchell Blane Heimbach, Selinsgrove, scored end-of-season bragging rights as he picked up the final Micro Sprint Feature win of the 2000 Season at The Greenwood Valley Action Track. Scott...

Greenwood Valley results 2000-10-14, 21

Greenwood Valley results 2000-10-14, 21

October 21, 2000 Unseasonably warm weather made the racing at the Greenwood Valley Action Track in the next to last race date of the year even more exciting. Colby Womer, Mt. Pleasant Mills won the micro sprint feature race and was congratulated...

Fri 27 Oct 2000
WKA: Karting roots pave path to NASCAR

WKA: Karting roots pave path to NASCAR

HARRISBURG, N.C. (Oct. 26, 2000) -- Most school yards, local YMCAs and sporting complexes have countless baseball fields, basketball courts and football fields for young children to learn the ropes of sports considered to be American pastimes. ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Honda and Bosch to support inaugural karting event

CHAMPCAR/CART: Honda and Bosch to support inaugural karting event

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (October 26) -- Two prominent names in motorsports have come forward to support top young drivers from around the country. Champ Car veteran Bryan Herta today announced the addition of American Honda Motor Co., Inc. and Robert...

Wed 25 Oct 2000
CIK: Malaysian Kart GP rescheduled

CIK: Malaysian Kart GP rescheduled

Due to clashes with other karting events in the region, the next round of the Kementerian Belia and Sukan Ford Malaysia Kart Prix ( Rd. 4 ) will be postponed to the 25th and 26th November from its earlier planned date of mid November. On the...

Wed 11 Oct 2000
Greenwood Valley results 2000-10-07

Greenwood Valley results 2000-10-07

From Victory Lane at Greenwood Valley by Than Mitchell A purse totaling more than $5000 for the Micro Sprint Feature enticed strangers and some-time competitors to The Greenwood Valley Action Track. The Feature was staged in two 25...

Wed 04 Oct 2000
Greenwood Valley results and final points 2000-09-30

Greenwood Valley results and final points 2000-09-30

From Victory Lane at Greenwood Valley by Than Mitchell It was the Final Points Race of the 2000 Season at The Greenwood Valley Action Track and Neil Petock, Bloomsburg and Jeff Furlong, Selinsgrove finished the Micro Sprint feature in first and...

Mon 18 Sep 2000
Greenwood Valley  results 2000-09-16

Greenwood Valley results 2000-09-16

From Victory Lane at Greenwood Valley by Than Mitchell Blane Heimbach, Selinsgrove, started the Saturday night's Micro Sprint Feature on the outside of row one. The Greenwood Valley regular soon took command and held off the rest of the field...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
CIK: Malaysia Kart GP round three preview

CIK: Malaysia Kart GP round three preview

Ng Wai Leong and Eric Yong to battle it out in Round Three of the KBS-Ford Malaysia Kart Prix Round three of the KBS-Ford Malaysia Kart Prix will be a testing platform for national kart champion Ng Wai Leong who will be looking to extend his lead...

Thu 14 Sep 2000
Rock Island Grand Prix report

Rock Island Grand Prix report

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois -- East and west drivers met head on as is usually the case at the Rock Island Grand Prix professional kart races, with drivers from both coasts as well as the Midwest taking home some of the $25,000 purse. Presenting...

CIK: Malaysia Kart Prix

CIK: Malaysia Kart Prix

Come 16th and 17th September, Sepang Internatinal Go-Kart Circuit will come alive with exciting kart race actions as it hosts the Round 3 for the KBS Ford Malaysia Kart Prix. Expected to participate in this round are 150 kart racers, with...

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Skip Barber steps up to help karters again

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Skip Barber steps up to help karters again

Skip Barber has teamed up with Champ Car driver Bryan Herta and Hollis Brown, of Las Vegas Karting Center, to create a program that will bridge the gap between karting and CART. The inaugural effort, called the “Championship Auto Racing Teams ...