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This Week In Karting: EP16 - December 10, 2019

This Week In Karting: EP16 - December 10, 2019

December 13, 2019

eKartingNews.com is the hub of the karting world, providing you with all the latest news, insider information and race reports from events around the globe. ‘This Week In Karting’ helps to tie everything together in one weekly podcast, bringing our listeners up to speed on the most recent news in the sport.

Back in the office after the SKUSA SuperNationals and Thanksgiving break, the EKN duo is back grinding away as we turn the page on 2019 and head into 2020. Rob Howden and David Cole collect all the news since the last show at the end of October, bringing you a month’s full of news and notes from the karting industry.

Industry Insider: Episode 29 - Andy Seesemann - Challenge of the Americas

Industry Insider: Episode 29 - Andy Seesemann - Challenge of the Americas

December 10, 2019

The 2020 season is just around the corner, and thus the winter programs are less than a month away from hitting the track. Challenge of the Americas is set to enter its 13th season, the third under the ROK Cup USA banner. Series promoter Andy Seesemann is always a favorite to have on the EKN Radio Network, and Rob Howden was able to catch him for a great conversation. The two discussed the growth of the program and what’s in store for the 2020 Challenge!

EKN Debrief: Episode 60

EKN Debrief: Episode 60

December 6, 2019

The 2019 season has come to a close with the biggest event of the year, the Superkarts! USA SuperNationals 23. Just over 500 entries converged on the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, competing with the Las Vegas Strip in the background. A total of 12 drivers etched their names in the record books as winners from SuperSunday, with many different stories unfolding throughout the week to remember. Rob Howden and David Cole discuss the action in this new episode of the ‘EKN Debrief’ - thanks to Alan Rudolph Racing Academy. They cover the CompKart Paddock Pass, followed by the Race Report presented by Acceleration Kart Racing. The EKN Trackside Live Race Calendar presented by CRG Nordam completes the podcast.

EKN OutLap: EP2 - SKUSA SuperNationals 23 Part 2 - 11.15.19

EKN OutLap: EP2 - SKUSA SuperNationals 23 Part 2 - 11.15.19

November 19, 2019

The EKN Trackside Live program visits multiple events throughout the karting season. Leading up to major events on the calendar, EKN is happy to launch a new show as part of the EKN Radio Network. The EKN OutLap is a preview podcast show, geared at providing you the top stories, breaking news, and championship battles going into the weekend.

The 23rd edition of the SKUSA SuperNationals is the perfect time to debut the new EKN OutLap. Rob Howden and David Cole break down the 10 race groups and 12 categories competing outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, held on November 20-24. Episode 2 - presented by CompKart - begins where Part 1 left off of the two-part preview of SuperNats23. The classes covered include G1, G2, X30 Master, KZ, Pro Shifter, Pro Shifter 2 and X30 Senior.

EKN OutLap: EP1 - SKUSA SuperNationals 23 Part 1 - 11.11.19

EKN OutLap: EP1 - SKUSA SuperNationals 23 Part 1 - 11.11.19

November 18, 2019

The EKN Trackside Live program visits multiple events throughout the karting season. Leading up to major events on the calendar, EKN is happy to launch a new show as part of the EKN Radio Network. The EKN OutLap is a preview podcast show, geared at providing you the top stories, breaking news, and championship battles going into the weekend.

The 23rd edition of the SKUSA SuperNationals is the perfect time to debut the new EKN OutLap. Rob Howden and David Cole break down the 10 race groups and 12 categories competing outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, held on November 20-24. Episode 1 - presented by Alan Rudolph Racing Academy - is Part 1 of a two-part preview of SuperNats23, covering the Micro Swift, Mini Swift, KA100 Junior, X30 Junior and KA100 Senior divisions.

EKN Debrief: Episode 59

EKN Debrief: Episode 59

November 8, 2019

Following the Halloween celebration on October 31, EKN Managing Editor David Cole traveled to Las Vegas to catch the final two days of the ROK Cup USA ROK the RIO event outside the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. A record number of Rokkers converged for the second annual event, with entry totals surpassing the 300 mark for the 10 categories competing. Rob Howden joins Cole in the newest episode of the ‘EKN Debrief’ - thanks to ROK Cup USA - as they discuss what unfolded in Vegas. They cover the Stilo USA Paddock Pass, followed by the Race Report presented by PSL Karting. The EKN Trackside Live Race Calendar presented by Streeter Super Stands completes the podcast.

This Week In Karting: EP15 - October 25, 2019

This Week In Karting: EP15 - October 25, 2019

October 30, 2019

eKartingNews.com is the hub of the karting world, providing you with all the latest news, insider information and race reports from events around the globe. ‘This Week In Karting’ helps to tie everything together in one weekly podcast, bringing our listeners up to speed on the most recent news in the sport.

The EKN duo is back for another episode, breaking down the latest topics in the sport of karting. Rob Howden and David Cole host Episode 15 to discuss a number of 2020 announcements, silly season to close out 2019 and begin the new season, and dealers for a growing chassis brand.

EKN Debrief: Episode 58

EKN Debrief: Episode 58

October 29, 2019

The once a year type event for the Briggs & Stratton drivers in North America took place on October 4-6 at the New Castle Motorsports Park. Cup Karts North America hosted their Grand Nationals 3 in New Castle, Indiana in what can be closely related to the SCCA Runoffs. A record turnout of 281 drivers in eight categories - all with Briggs 206 powerplants - took part to decide this year’s champions. In addition to racing at the event, Rob Howden and David Cole break down this edition of the ‘EKN Debrief’ - thanks to Briggs & Stratton. They cover the Margay Racing Paddock Pass, followed by the Race Report presented by CompKart. The EKN Trackside Live Race Calendar presented by Precision Karting Technologies completes the podcast.

EKN Debrief: Episode 57

EKN Debrief: Episode 57

October 28, 2019

The 11th edition of the Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix was held at the end of September in the city roads of the southern California downtown district. The Superkarts! USA California ProKart Challenge calls the event their series finale, competing on the quick circuit for two days to decide this year’s winners and series champions. Rob Howden leads the break down of the event with David Cole in this edition of the ‘EKN Debrief’ - thanks to CompKart. They cover the Rolison Performance Group Paddock Pass, followed by the Race Report presented by Alan Rudolph Racing Academy. The EKN Trackside Live Race Calendar presented by CRG Nordam completes the podcast.

This Week In Karting: EP14 - September 26, 2019

This Week In Karting: EP14 - September 26, 2019

October 1, 2019

eKartingNews.com is the hub of the karting world, providing you with all the latest news, insider information and race reports from events around the globe. ‘This Week In Karting’ helps to tie everything together in one weekly podcast, bringing our listeners up to speed on the most recent news in the sport.

Rob Howden and David Cole host Episode 14 to discuss a number of topics. More information regarding the 2020 season with industry notes, event updates and silly season continues as we close out 2019.