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Mon 24 Dec 2001
WKA: Gold Cup Gran Nationals report

WKA: Gold Cup Gran Nationals report

By Bruce C. Walls - Special to Motorsport.com ROCKINGHAM, NC-Coyote karts factory pilot Travis Firing, of Whitehall, PA, earned four WKA Grand National Eagle trophies during the annual Thanksgiving GT-Machine WKA/Horstman Gold Cup Grand...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
SKUSA: Joynt signs with Leading Edge 2002

SKUSA: Joynt signs with Leading Edge 2002

Leading Edge Motorsports/Greg Bell Sign New S1 Driver Ron Joynt to pilot a Leading Edge Trackmagic in 2002 Lodi, CA - Leading Edge Motorsports & Greg Bell are looking to extend their streak of being one of the top shifter teams in ...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
Charity Karting scheduled for January 2002

Charity Karting scheduled for January 2002

Motorsport Stars flock to sign up for Charity Karting Event Stanstead Abbotts, Herts, December 10 2001 - The 1st Stanstead Abbotts Scout Groups' inaugural Pro-Am Charity Karting Challenge has received unprecedented support from the British ...

National Indoor Championships report

National Indoor Championships report

By Bruce C. Walls - Special to Motorsport.com TUNICA, MS - Out of a record 758 racers from 20 states who entered the 11th Annual National Indoor Dirt Championships Brian Smith and Chuck Clark emerged as double feature winners at the Paul Battle,...

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: CSOT: Stars of Tomorrow Phoenix test recap

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: CSOT: Stars of Tomorrow Phoenix test recap

Four separate championship events culminated in the ride of a lifetime for four Skip Barber trained racers as the winners of the CART Stars of Tomorrow competition tested in a Team Rahal Champ Car. Scott Speed, Matt Jaskol, Colin Fleming and...

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Maia claims Barber-CART Big Scholarship

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Maia claims Barber-CART Big Scholarship

American Leonardo Maia, 21, of Oakland, Calif. claimed the $195,000 Barber-CART Big Scholarship after an intense and ultra competitive two-day shoot-out at Sebring International Raceway in Florida. The Scholarship takes the form of a fully...

CHAMPCAR/CART: CSOT: Team Rahal tests Stars of Tomorrow at Phoenix

CHAMPCAR/CART: CSOT: Team Rahal tests Stars of Tomorrow at Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ. . . Team Rahal in conjunction with Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) and the North American Karting Association (NAKA) provided the four winners from the 2001 Stars of Tomorrow competition with the opportunity yesterday to test in...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
SBRS: WKA: CHAMPCAR/CART: Herta looking at possible future in Formula One
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SBRS: WKA: CHAMPCAR/CART: Herta looking at possible future in Formula One

Former FedEx Championship Auto Racing Teams series driver Bryan Herta has recently started his campaign to join the world of Formula One. The 31-year-old American was left adrift when Gerald Forsythe shut down Forsythe Championship Racing at the...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Herdez names Dominguez as 2002 driver

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Herdez names Dominguez as 2002 driver

MEXICO CITY and INDIANAPOLIS (December 6, 2001) -- Team Herdez today announced that Mario Dominguez will be assuming driving duties in the No. 16 Ford-Cosworth Lola for the 2002 season of the CART FedEx Championship Series. A native of Mexico ...

Wed 05 Dec 2001
WKA: New Engine gets first win

WKA: New Engine gets first win

By Bruce C. Walls - Special to Motorsport.com CONCORD, NC-Briggs & Stratton recently introduced a new racing engine called the 'Animal' which will see competition in each National Four-Cycle series in the 2002 season. WKA and Briggs & Stratton...

WKA: Inaugural Race of Champions report

WKA: Inaugural Race of Champions report

By Bruce C. Walls - Special to Motorsport.com CONCORD, NC-There was no entry fee or purse offered for the first ever Race of Champions, but the victor would have bragging rights to being the champ of champs in the WKA/Horstman Gold Cup Series.

WKA: North American Karting Sprint Championship report

WKA: North American Karting Sprint Championship report

By Bruce C. Walls - Special to Motorsport.com CONCORD, NC-Tim O'Brien topped both HPV Senior Pro races offered during the 8th Annual Sprint Track Championships portion of the North American Karting Championships raced November 2-4 on the 7/10...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Patrick Long to compete in Bercy Karting Event

CHAMPCAR/CART: Patrick Long to compete in Bercy Karting Event

PARIS, France, November 28 Californian Patrick Long, fresh off his close second in the British Formula Ford championship, will join an celebrity cast of racing superstars -- including drivers from Formula One and CART -- when he competes in the...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
Kart?dromo Arena Schincariol sucesso nota

Kart?dromo Arena Schincariol sucesso nota

Sucesso em Itu na primeira edição do Encontro Nacional de Pilotos Iniciativa da PitStop e da InternetSpeed arrecadou alimentos para entidades sociais e para campanha "Natal Sem Fome", organizada pela Rede Globo A nata do automobilismo...

Chris Vander Drift takes another championship

Chris Vander Drift takes another championship

15 Year old Team Kiwi Racing junior development driver, Chris Vander Drift, concluded his most successful karting season ever by clinching the Yamaha Junior Dirt National Title at Rotorua's Paradise Springs Raceway on Saturday 24th November. Chris...

WKA: '3 hours of Charlotte' race report

WKA: '3 hours of Charlotte' race report

By Bruce C. Walls -Motorsport.com CONCORD, NC-The concept was simple; invite North America's top sprint racers to team up for a three-hour challenge on the World Karting Complex 7/10-mile road course behind turns three and four of ...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
Encontro Nacional Kart?dromo Arena Schincariol report

Encontro Nacional Kart?dromo Arena Schincariol report

Alan Hellmeister e Sérgio Jimenez conquistam vitória na bateria final Os kartistas paulistas Alan Hellmeister e Sérgio Jimenez ficaram com a vitória na segunda e última bateria entre as estrelas do 1o Encontro Nacional de Pilotos, realizado...

Encontro Nacional resultado final da prova foi

Encontro Nacional resultado final da prova foi

Nicastro e Wilson vencem primeira prova no Kartódromo Schincariol A dupla formada pelo carioca André Nicastro e pelo paulista Max Wilson ficou com a vitória na primeira bateria dupla do 1o Encontro Nacional de Pilotos, evento que movimenta o...

Encontro Nacional resultado final da prova ficou

Encontro Nacional resultado final da prova ficou

Vitória paranaense na prova entre jornalistas que abriu evento em Itu A vitória foi paranaense na corrida que abriu a programação do 1o Encontro Nacional de Pilotos, neste domingo (25) no Kartódromo Arena Schincariol , em Itu. A prova...

Selinsgrove 2001 Banquet report and 2002 news

Selinsgrove 2001 Banquet report and 2002 news

HERSHEY, Pa. -- Selinsgrove Speedway and Raceway Park officials concluded the 2001 season with the annual awards banquet Saturday evening at the Harrisburg-Hershey Marriott. More than 400 guests were in attendance representing the...

Fri 23 Nov 2001
CIK: JRCS: Sears Point to open karting center

CIK: JRCS: Sears Point to open karting center

SONOMA, Calif. - Sears Point Raceway will feature a different kind of road-racing beginning with the 2002 season when it unveils its much-anticipated state-of-the-art karting facility as part of its $50 million Modernization Plan. The Sears...

WKA: North American Karting Championships report

WKA: North American Karting Championships report

By Bruce C. Walls - Special to Motorsport.com CONCORD, NC-Tod Miller made his third trip to the Briggs & Stratton 300's victory lane Saturday November 3rd during the 8th Annual North American Karting Championships at Lowe's Motor...

WKA: Road Racing Grand Nationals at Charlotte report

WKA: Road Racing Grand Nationals at Charlotte report

By Bruce C. Walls - Speciat to Motorsport.com CONCORD, NC-Scott Buerman, of Boynton Beach, FL earned a trio of championship clinching wins during the WKA/Dunlop Tire National Road Racing Series 'Grand Nationals' raced November 2-4 at Lowe's...

Sat 17 Nov 2001
Master de Karts en la horquilla del aut?dromo Hermanos Rodr?guez

Master de Karts en la horquilla del aut?dromo Hermanos Rodr?guez

Alfonso Toledano Jr. el Mas Rapido en la Horquilla Los entrenamientos libres realizados hoy en la horquilla del autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez con miras a la novena fecha del Hot Wheels Master de Karts, parecían de un día de competencia ya que...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Memo Gidley Karting clinic set

CHAMPCAR/CART: Memo Gidley Karting clinic set

Gidley Awaits More Fun in the Sun Hawaii stages 3rd Annual Memo Gidley Karting Clinic January 5-6 INDIANAPOLIS, November 15: On the heels of a successful half-season behind the wheel of the ...

Wed 14 Nov 2001
Indoor Midget Racing Series at Niagara Falls

Indoor Midget Racing Series at Niagara Falls

"Indoor Racing Excitement Returns to Niagara Falls" Just as you begin to get antsy to see live auto racing, you'll have the opportunity in the Northeast. On Saturday, December 1st, Northern Motorsports and promoter Harry Macy will present the ...

CSOT: CART Stars of Tomorrow Las Vegas race report

CSOT: CART Stars of Tomorrow Las Vegas race report

Speed Rules Stars of Tomorrow SuperPro Finale Fleming Rebounds for Rotax Max Title Las Vegas, Nevada (Nov. 11) Starting from the pole, Scott Speed led wire-to-wire in today's Championship Auto Racing Teams Stars of Tomorrow season finale at Las...

SBRS: CSOT: Scott Speed earns ride, Loniewski goes to runoff

SBRS: CSOT: Scott Speed earns ride, Loniewski goes to runoff

Starting from the pole at the Las Vegas Karting Center, Scott Speed won the series championship and top prizes for US karting's richest day. The 18-year-old Californian led to the checkered flag in Sunday's Championship Auto Racing Teams Stars of...

WKA: Petropoulos' RAD program at Atlanta

WKA: Petropoulos' RAD program at Atlanta

Petropoulos in NAPA 500 Parade Lap Atlanta, GA (November 13, 2001) - Peter Petropoulos will participate in the pre-race parade lap for the NAPA 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday, November 18, 2001. Petropoulos will be featured in his...

Mon 12 Nov 2001
CSOT: CART Stars of Tomorrow Las Vegas qualifying

CSOT: CART Stars of Tomorrow Las Vegas qualifying

Heat Racing, Qualifying, Set the Stage For Stars of Tomorrow Finale Las Vegas, Nevada (Nov. 10) ­ Four heat race winners today helped set the odds in 125cc SuperPro Shifter Karts for Sunday's Championship Auto Racing Teams Stars of Tomorrow ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Resultado Oficial das 500 Milhas de Kart da Granja Viana
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CHAMPCAR/CART: Resultado Oficial das 500 Milhas de Kart da Granja Viana

<pre> Resultado Oficial da 5a edição das 500 Milhas de Kart da Granja Viana: 1o - Tony Kanaan / Rubens Barrichello / Mario Habberfeld (Tic Tac) - 707 voltas. 2o - Renato Russo / Victor de Campos / A Urbano / Segio Pistili ( Planac) - 699...

CHAMPCAR/CART: CSOT: Las Vegas practice begins

CHAMPCAR/CART: CSOT: Las Vegas practice begins

Las Vegas, Nevada (Nov. 9) ­ Official practice for the final event in the Championship Auto Racing Teams Stars of Tomorrow challenge began today at the Las Vegas Karting Center in Las Vegas, Nevada with both series titles and the payout of...

Fri 09 Nov 2001
La Formula 'A' en el Master de Karts

La Formula 'A' en el Master de Karts

La Formula "A" Al Rojo Vivo en el Master de Karts Carlos Mastreta y Carlos Arellano están protagonizando un final no apto para cardíacos al final de la temporada del Hot Wheels Master de Karts, cuya penúltima fecha se correrá el 17 y 18 de...

SKUSA: Lynx Racing Las Vegas preview

SKUSA: Lynx Racing Las Vegas preview

Even The Sharpest Kinfe... Fast Facts -- Lynx Racing driver Michael Valiante in the Super Pro 125 shifter race at the SKUSA Super Nationals at the Las Vegas Karting Center, November 10 -11 - Michael Valiante is the newest full-time driver for...

WKA: National Indoor Dirt Championships preview

WKA: National Indoor Dirt Championships preview

By Bruce C. Walls - Special to Motorsport.com TUNICA, MS-This year's National Indoor Dirt Championships scheduled for November 23-24 at the Tunica, MS Arena & Exposition Center promises to be bigger and better than ever. According to...