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Wed 30 Dec 2009
Daytona Int'l Speedway news 2009-12-29

Daytona Int'l Speedway news 2009-12-29

Day 2 of Daytona KartWeek By Cometic Gasket: Russell, Wheldon Getting A Taste Of Daytona's Sprint Track DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Scott Russell made his mark at Daytona International Speedway winning five Daytona 200 By Honda ...

Daytona Int'l Speedway news 2009-12-28

Daytona Int'l Speedway news 2009-12-28

McMurray, Allmendinger Get Their Racing Fix During Daytona KartWeek By Cometic Gasket DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- For NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers Jamie McMurray and AJ Allmendinger, the best way to celebrate the holidays is do what they love...

Pit Board 2009-12-28

Pit Board 2009-12-28

WKA's Pit Board - 12.28.2009 *** World Karting Association graces the World Center of Racing 12.28.2009 -- After a cool and cloudy parking and registration day Sunday, karters woke to a clear and sunny Monday morning in Daytona Beach, Fla....

CKI: Florida Winter Tour pre-event notes

CKI: Florida Winter Tour pre-event notes

CHAMPIONSHIP KARTING INTERNATIONAL AND WSK NORTH AMERICA SERIES INVITE ALL TO FLORIDA "Sunshine and great racing during the winter months" Phoenix, AZ - December 24, 2009 -- With most of the country in a deep freeze and more snow and ice just ...

Sun 27 Dec 2009
Central States Challenge 2010 announcement 2009-12-22

Central States Challenge 2010 announcement 2009-12-22

CENTRAL STATES CHALLENGE ANNOUNCES 2010 SCHEDULE AND CLASSES A third season on the horizon for Superkarts! USA regional program with five events on the docket ST. LOUIS, MO (December 22, 2009) -- Now entering its third season of competition,...

Ocala Gran Prix team news 2009-12-21

Ocala Gran Prix team news 2009-12-21

OCALA GRAN PRIX HEADS TO DAYTONA "Six driver team to start off 2010 title chase" December 21, 2009 -- After a very successful 2009 racing season, which included multiple national level race wins, championships and four drivers invited to the...

Pit Board 2009-12-21

Pit Board 2009-12-21

Daytona coverage available throughout KartWeek on WorldKarting.com 12.21.2009 -- For the second straight year, WKA will be providing daily coverage of the events at Daytona KartWeek by Cometic Gasket via its Web site, WorldKarting.com. The ...

Wed 23 Dec 2009
Pit Board 2009-12-23

Pit Board 2009-12-23

WKA's Pit Board - 12.23.2009 *** WKA wishes all supporters happy holidays 12.23.2009 -- With the holidays now upon us, the World Karting Association would like to wish all of its racers, members, officials, sponsors, advertisers and fans a...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
AUS: Stars of Karting newsletter 2009-12-20

AUS: Stars of Karting newsletter 2009-12-20

MORE DRIVERS GEARING UP FOR CIK STARS OF KARTING SERIES As the interest in the 2010 CIK Stars of Karting Series continues to develop, a number of top line drivers have indicated that they are gearing up to contest the series next ...

Fri 18 Dec 2009
Pit Board 2009-12-17

Pit Board 2009-12-17

WKA's Pit Board - 12.17.2009 *** Tires for the 2009 Daytona Dirt World Championships 12.17.2009 -- The WKA spec tire program for the Briggs & Stratton Speedway Dirt Series has a significant change from 2009. Effective at the season's opening...

Pit Board 2009-12-16

Pit Board 2009-12-16

WKA's Pit Board - 12.16.2009 *** Dunlop RH2 award tires not available for Daytona, limited supply available 12.16.2009 -- Due to unforeseen circumstances with the vendor's supply, the Dunlop RH2 award tires for top 2009 Road Racing Series ...

Tue 15 Dec 2009
New qualifying for CIK Stars of Karting

New qualifying for CIK Stars of Karting

REVOLUTIONARY QUALIFYING FORMAT FOR CIK STARS OF KARTING SERIES Organisers of the CIK Stars of Karting Series have today confirmed a new revolutionary qualifying format for the 2010 championship. The new format has been designed to provide...

Pit Board 2009-12-15

Pit Board 2009-12-15

WKA's Pit Board - 12.15.2009 *** WKA Daytona KartWeek to be live on SpeedcastTV.com 12.15.2009 (LANSING, Mich.) -- The world's leading online motorsports channel announced today that it would carry live video coverage of WKA Daytona KartWeek...

Team Aluminos SuperNationals summary

Team Aluminos SuperNationals summary

TEAM ALUMINOS CASHES IN AT SKUSA SUPERNATIONALS XIII WITH VICTORY Dyer scores win in S3 as Aluminos squad produces strong results in five categories LAS VEGAS, NV -- Victory is always sweet but when it comes at the largest karting event to...

Pit Board 2009-12-14

Pit Board 2009-12-14

WKA's Pit Board - 12.14.2009 *** WKA adopts new divisional transfer program 12.10.2009 -- Following many years and multiple versions of divisional transfer concepts, World Karting officials have incorporated a new divisional transfer program...

Colin Braun PRI kart event summary

Colin Braun PRI kart event summary

Colin Braun Competes In His First PRI/CKI All-Star Karting Classic ORLANDO, Florida (Saturday, December 12, 2009) - NASCAR driver Colin Braun competed against some of the best in motorsports in Thursday's PRI/CKI All-Star Karting Classic at the...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
CIK-FIA World Karting Championship calendar

CIK-FIA World Karting Championship calendar

CIK-FIA U-18 World Karting Championship 23-25 Jul DEU Wackersdorf 27-29 Aug ESP Alcaniz 01-03 OCT FRA Val d'Argenton -credit: fia ...

Series FIA Gala summary

Series FIA Gala summary

Kozlinski Steps Up Karting Success Arnaud Kozlinski was awarded his first CIK-FIA World Karting Championship winner's trophy at the FIA Gala in Monaco this evening. This marked a positive step up for the 28-year-old who had won second place in...

Jay Heylen, Volkswagen PRI / CKI kart event summary

Jay Heylen, Volkswagen PRI / CKI kart event summary

Belgium's Jan Heylen won the star-studded Performance Racing International / CKI All-Stars Karting Classic last night at the PRI Show in Orlando. The former Renault Eurocup and British Formula Ford Champion and IZOD IndyCar competitor had a...

World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11
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World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11

World Motor Sport Council The World Motor Sport Council met in Monaco on 11 December 2009. The following decisions were taken: MOBILITY AND MOTOR SPORT The FIA President opened the meeting by reaffirming his strong commitment to encouraging...

Pit Board 2009-12-10

Pit Board 2009-12-10

WKA's Pit Board - 12.10.2009 *** New promotions make Briggs LO 206 cost-effective racing at its best 12.10.2009 -- WKA announced on Nov. 24 that two local-option classes for the new Briggs LO 206 engine would be part of the Briggs & Stratton...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Pit Board 2009-12-08

Pit Board 2009-12-08

WKA's Pit Board - 12.08.2009 *** Daytona pre-registration open until Friday 12.08.2009 -- Pre-registration for Daytona KartWeek by Cometic Gasket is open until the end of the week. Each of the three series' entry counts has gained momentum...

Wed 09 Dec 2009
Series announces USA Pro Tour 2010 schedule

Series announces USA Pro Tour 2010 schedule

SUPERKARTS! USA PRO TOUR Dates released for 2010 New national program to debut with focus on establishing stronger ties within regional tours TEMECULA, CA (December 8, 2009) -- Coming off their biggest event yet -- the wildly successful ...

DSR, Zach Beard PRI event news 2009-12-08

DSR, Zach Beard PRI event news 2009-12-08

DSR BACKS ZACH BEARD TO RACE IN PRI CKI ALL-STAR KARTING CLASSIC BROWNSBURG, Ind. (Dec. 8, 2009) - Mike Lewis, Senior Vice President of Don Schumacher Racing, announced today that Don Schumacher Racing will back Zach Beard, the 19-year-old son...

Sydney karters reminisce on V8 podium

Sydney karters reminisce on V8 podium

In the early nineties the likes of James Courtney, Michael Caruso and Mark Winterbottom were 'banging sidepods' on karting circuits across New South Wales. Yesterday, the trio filled the podium at the inaugural Sydney Telstra 500 at the Sydney...

Mon 07 Dec 2009
Pit Board 2009-12-07

Pit Board 2009-12-07

WKA's Pit Board - 12.07.2009 *** Unlimited 2-cycle class rules for Daytona Dirt announced 12.07.2009 -- As previously announced, the Unlimited 2-cycles will return to the Briggs & Stratton Speedway Dirt program at the new Daytona dirt track.

Vitantonio Liuzzi added to SSC East PRI lineup

Vitantonio Liuzzi added to SSC East PRI lineup

VITANTONIO LIUZZI ADDED TO SSC EAST PRI/CKI KARTING ALL--STAR CLASSIC DRIVER LINEUP "Formula One set to be represented at PRI" Phoenix, AZ - December 5, 2009 -- The Performance Racing Industry trade show and Championship Karting International ...

CIK: AUS: Kel Treseder ready for Stars of Karting

CIK: AUS: Kel Treseder ready for Stars of Karting

CIK STARS OF KARTING SERIES HAS TRESEDER INVIGORATED During his 17 years in the sport Queenslander Kel Treseder has done just about everything there is to do in Australian karting. Throughout his career the likeable 25 year-old has won five...

Pit Board 2009-12-04

Pit Board 2009-12-04

WKA's Pit Board - 12.04.2009 *** Longtime WKA enduro racer Kenny Deutsch passes away 12.04.2009 -- Kenneth Deutsch, better known as "Kenny" or "Maximus," was found dead this week in his Miami, Florida-area garage. It is believed Deutsch ...

Sat 05 Dec 2009
Tony Kart USA PRI event driver lineup

Tony Kart USA PRI event driver lineup

BELL, RICE, SPEED, and SMITH to lead TONY KART USA PRI/CKI ALL--STAR CLASSIC DRIVER LINEUP "Menezes, Dyne, Wilson, and Daly in the Karter Division" Phoenix, AZ -- December 6, 2009 -- The Championship Karting International Series is pleased to ...

Fri 04 Dec 2009
Conor Daly PRI event news 2009-12-04

Conor Daly PRI event news 2009-12-04

Daly enters PRI/CKl All Star Karting Classic MAZDASPEED driver Conor Daly will join the already impressive entry list for the annual PRI All Star karting classic in Orlando, Florida, December 10th 2009. Daly will drive a DeFrancesco Racing...

Team Top Kart USA PRI event driver lineup announced

Team Top Kart USA PRI event driver lineup announced

TOP KART USA PRI/CKI KARTING ALL--STAR CLASSIC DRIVER LINEUP "Nation's best TaG drivers set to fight for win" Phoenix, AZ - December 3, 2009 -- The Championship Karting International program along with Performance Racing Industry trade show are...

Thu 03 Dec 2009
Pserra Racing Birel PRI event driver lineup

Pserra Racing Birel PRI event driver lineup

Tagliani confirmed for PRI/CKI All-Star Classic with Pserra Racing Birel Canadian based Birel Racing Team to field two Canadian drivers in annual karting showcase event. The Championship Karting International Series and Pserra Racing-Birel are...

CIK: Jake Coleman joins Stars of Karting Series

CIK: Jake Coleman joins Stars of Karting Series

COLEMAN GETTING SET FOR CIK STARS OF KARTING IN 2010 New South Wales teenager Jake Coleman is set to take the next step in his flourishing karting career next year when he steps up to compete in Australia's most prestigious series, the CIK Stars...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
Zanardi Kart USA PRI event news 2009-12-02

Zanardi Kart USA PRI event news 2009-12-02

ZANARDI KART USA ENTERS PRI/CKI KARTING ALL--STAR CLASSIC "Five karters to participate at PRI" Phoenix, AZ - December 2, 2009 -- The fourth annual PRI/CKI Karting All-Star Classic took another giant step forward this week as the Championship...

Pit Board 2009-12-02

Pit Board 2009-12-02

WKA's Pit Board - 12.02.2009 *** 12.02.2009 (DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- The new quarter-mile dirt track at Daytona International Speedway is beginning to take shape. All of the lime rock for the quarter-mile track that will be used for...