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World Karting Association Announces Speedway Pavement and Speedway Dirt Event Information

With two World Karting Association (WKA) events on back-to-back weekends to kick off the month of March, event information is now available for the WKA Speedway Pavement event at Charlotte Motor Speedway and the WKA Speedway Dirt event at Iron City. With a handful of raffle prizes for available for all pre-entrants, this is an …

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Tech Update: TM 2021-003

TM Update 2021-003 January 26, 2021 The following Tech Updates were approved by the Board of Trustees, and are effective immediately. 208.25.1 PUSH BACK BUMPER/FAIRING PENALTY Change Penalties to WARNING if one side of the Front Bumper is pushed in, and 2-position penalty if both sides of the Front Bumper are pushed in. 208.25.2 PUSH …

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Tech Update: TM 2021-002

TM Update 2021-002 January 26, 2021 The following Tech Updates from the 2020 Competition Year were erroneously left out of the printed 2021/2022 printed Tech Manual, but were approved by the Board of Trustees, and are effective immediately. January 23, 2020 115.1 – HEAD GEAR Graph: Change Title “Legal Unit”, to “Legal Until” 211.11 – …

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World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup Charlotte Timeline and Schedule Confirmed for April Event

In an order to provide ample time for World Karting Association teams and competitors to plan travel, series officials have confirmed and released the WKA Charlotte Karting Challenge timeline. Along with the timeline, WKA has also a few reminders and confirmed important changes for the April 15-18 event weekend. “We want to make sure that …

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Registration is Now Open for World Karting Association Road Race Event at Roebling Road

With the next World Karting Association Vega Road Racing Series Presented by Summit Race less than six weeks away, series officials are pleased to confirm that online registration is now open. Taking place at Roebling Road over the March 5-7 weekend, Road Racers can cross registration off their to do list as they complete the …

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World Karting Association Announces Supplemental Rules Package for Remainder of 2021 for WKA Manufacturers Cup, WKA Summer Series and WKA America Programs

Tying up some loose ends and looking to provide a better overall experience to the World Karting Association (WKA) customer base, series officials are announcing changes to better the overall program. After speaking with the membership base and working closely with the Board of Directors and Trustees, WKA is confident that these changes will improve …

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Vega Tires Selection and Distribution Plans for WKA Sprint Programs

TS Racing and Vega USA have now confirmed the tire compounds for the World Karting Association Sprint programs and its expanded distribution network. TS Racing is pleased to announce Grand Products, their compliment of dealers and track networks, as a warehouse distributor for the Vega Tire brand. WKA classes will run the Vega VAH Red …

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World Karting Association Names Sunoco Race Fuels Official Race Fuel of WKA

Renewing the strong, multi-year relationship, WKA and Sunoco Race Fuels solidified their commitment to racing excellence for participants of all WKA National Events by naming Sunoco Race Fuels as the Official Race Fuel of WKA. “Sunoco has been a part of the WKA Family for many years,” stated WKA President, Kevin Williams. “We couldn’t be …

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World Karting Association Vega Cup Pavement Set to Return to Charlotte

Building momentum from Daytona KartWeek, the World Karting Association (WKA) Vega Cup Pavement series is primed and ready for their first event in 18 years. Set to return to the famed Charlotte Motor Speedway, the Vega Cup Pavement series will take to the Infield Front Stretch Oval at the Concord, North Carolina facility. “We are …

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World Karting Association Announces Vega Tires as the Exclusive Tire for WKA Sprint Programs

After an exhaustive review of all tire brands available in the United States, Vega has been selected as the tire choice for World Karting Association (WKA) sprint programs. With the Daytona Kartweek now in the rear-view mirror and the rest of the 2021 season on the horizon, WKA officials are pleased to finally confirm the …

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TS Racing and Vega Tire Offer Support for WKA Daytona 2 Cycle Fuel Purchasers

TS Racing and Vega Tire announced today a discount coupon to drivers that purchase 2 cycle fuel at Daytona Kart Week. With the recent announcement that changed the way 2 cycle competitors are required to purchase fuel at Daytona Kart Week, TS Racing and Vega Tire are providing a discount for orders made at TSRacing.com. …

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