CONCORD, NC - As competitors on the all new WKA Winter Cup Program prepare for the 2nd round of action Feb 5-7 at103rd Street Sports Complex in Jacksonville, Florida, yet another incentive has been placed in front of 5 potential inaugural champions. With titles to be determined March 4-6 at the season finale at Go Pro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina, champions in 5 of the 8 classes will receive a free race entry to the IAME Atlantic Challenge with Briggs and Stratton August 12 and 13 at the Go Pro facility Classes that are eligible include:

KARTSPORT North America Pro IAME Senior

Woltjer Racing Engines Pro IAME Junior

IAME USA East Pro Swift Sportsman


Briggs and Stratton LO206 Senior

The August IAME Atlantic Challenge with Briggs and Stratton will also afford many drivers the opportunity to tackle the demanding Go Pro Motorplex Course under the lights, truly making this event very unique in every way, with huge prizes and great purse money being placed on the line for some of Americas top 2 and 4 Cycle racers.

“ We are excited to offer support to the new WKA Winter Cup program by offering 5 of their champions a free race entry into our inaugural IAME Atlantic Challenge with Briggs and Stratton”, stated Go Pro Motorplex partner Eric Jones. Jones also noted that several major teams have already committed to attending the August event since the announcement was made just a few days ago.

Additionally, the weekends event has also been very strategically placed on an off weekend for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. With the Motorplex right in the heart of NASCAR Race Shops in Mooresville, combined with Sprint Cup drivers looking for an opportunity to race anywhere, anytime, the Go Pro staff are currently working on getting a few of the stars of NASCAR to stop by and participate on that weekend.

More details regarding the purse, as well as prizes, will be released in the coming weeks. Be sure and stay updated to the Go Pro Motorplex website, as well as their Facebook page for additional details.

For now, Round 2 of the WKA Winter Cup at Jacksonville just became a little more important, as the Frigid Series will heat up the summer nights Aug 12 and 13 for the IAME Atlantic Challenge with Briggs and Stratton.