CONCORD, NC - Despite unsubstantiated and unofficial rumors, World Karting Officials are proud to announce what they have been stating for several weeks. And that is the Barnesville Bash for the RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series WILL RUN at Lamar County Speedway the weekend of October 6-8.

The event, which will kick off Friday with a full day of practice, followed by traditional Shootout races for Sportsman, Junior, and Senior LO206, will feature several national classes, including;

LO206/2 Cycle Kid Karts

GT Machine Junior Pro Gas

GT Machine Sportsman Pro Gas

Target Distributing Senior LO206

Water Medic Junior LO206

CIK LO206 Senior

Boon and Sons Sportsman LO206


Masters Senior

Coyote Racing Chassis Senior Pro Gas

Saturday and Sunday will feature practice, qualifying, a heat race, and final.

WKA will be sending down national race director Jayson Brown to oversee the weekends on track activities, while lead national 4 cycle tech director Bobby Gettys will also be on hand. Joining the crew will be WKA Director of Operations Buddy Long to call the weekends activities as well.

Awards and prizes to the weekends top 3 overall finishers will also be given out during the weekend, provided there are a minimum of 3 karts in each class. 

The Barnesville Bash will officially wrap up the 2017 Gold Cup season at one of Americas oldest and notorius sprint tracks in the country!!!!!

To view the Barnesville Entry Blank, CLICK HERE.