ONIKC: World’s Largest Indoor Kart Race Revving Up In Mississippi This Weekend

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BATESVILLE, MS — RaceChaser/NIKC Photos — The 28th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts National Indoor Kart Championship gets the green flag Friday, November 23rd for two days of racing at the Batesville Civic Center  in the Mid-South’s Delta region. uniting hundreds of racers aged 7 and up from across the USA in one single mission – to win a prized “slot”, the …

AKRA: Pre-Registration Open for American Sprint Cup at Carolina Motorsports Park

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MONROE, NC — official series release — AKRA has announced that pre-registration is now open for the inaugural American Sprint Cup Series event — round one of the “Southern Tour” — set for March 18-20 at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, S.C. Available are two forms of pre-registration — the traditional mail-in entry form and online at AKRAsprint.com. Online and …

KARTS: Five in Five With 2015 King of Concrete Brandon Dunn As He Gets Ready To Rumble

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story By Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker –Dunn Racing/Mull Racing photo — There are a few events in indoor go-kart racing that stand out from the crowd.  One of them is the King of Concrete race held in Greensboro, North Carolina each December.  The race, held on the concrete floor of the Greensboro Coliseum using …

GO-KARTS: SKUSA Pro Tour Title Highlights Brandon Lemke’s Five Championship Season

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Concept Media release —  Todd McCall photo — Brandon Lemke accomplished his best racing season in 2015, earning five championships in a year that saw his Eagle, Wisconsin-based team compete nearly every weekend at national and regional karting events across the United States and the IAME International Final in October in Le Mans, France. Lemke’s travels were …

NORTHEAST: Large Oswego Kartway Contingent Ready for Battle at New York State Indoor Kart Championships

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OSWEGO, NY – official track release – Oswego Kartway Photo — Several Oswego Kartway weekly racers are preparing to compete in this weekend’s 23rd  annual N.Y. State Indoor Kart Championships, to be held December 4-5 in the Americraft Center of Progress Building located on the NYS Fairgrounds in Syracuse. The N.Y. State Indoor Championships annually attract some of the best kart racers in …

INDYCAR: Verizon IndyCar Series Personalities Commit to Dan Wheldon Pro-Am Karting Event

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Scott Dixon, Sarah Fisher, Ed Carpenter and Sebastian Saavedra are among the drivers who have committed to participating in the third Dan Wheldon Memorial Pro-Am Karting Challenge at New Castle (Ind.) Motorsports Park on Sept. 19. The race features Verizon IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy drivers representing teams backed …

INDOOR: Race Preview — 17th Annual Rumble in Fort Wayne

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Race Preview by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Seelman photo — After 359 days, 50 weeks, and countless hours and laps, the 2014 racing season comes down to one final, three-day spectacular to close the book on an incredible year — the Rumble in Fort Wayne indoor racing extravaganza. This year, the …

AUDIO/RECAP: Bragging Rights; Rhodes, Kumpen and MRN’s Rickey Score Wins at Media & Champions Karting Challenge

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Audio, photo and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Bragging rights were handed down, a driver scored his first-ever victory in the United States and one champion (who wasn’t even born when Danny Sullivan spun and won the 1985 Indianapoils 500) used a similar “spin and win” tactic to …

WKA: Rick Dresang Resigns As World Karting Association President; CEO Van Gilder Also Out

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CONCORD, N.C. – Official PR – Rick Dresang submitted his official resignation as World Karting Association president on Friday, November 14. Included with Dresang’s resignation was the resignation of former WKA Chief Operating Officer Van Gilder. John Ferris, of New Jersey, former WKA 2-Cycle Vice President, was voted in by Board of Trustees to assume the role of president of …