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WKA Top Kart USA Grand Nationals to be Taped for TV Broadcast

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Culmination of 2019 Season Television Programming to be Capped off at New Castle

Beginning at with Daytona Kartweek this year, Live Broadcast Media Group, LiveBMG.com, has been capturing video coverage select classes of the 2019 Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Season.  Once again, Live BMG will be in attendance at the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals at New Castle, October 11-13 to cap off a season full of WKA coverage. 

After the event the producers will prepare the entire season for later broadcast this fall.  Details and air dates will be available in the coming weeks, as great care is being taken now to cover all the major markets.

Online Registration, Hotels, Parking, and Information for the Top Kart USA Grand Nationals are available now on the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Page at www.worldkarting.com

About World Karting Association- The World Karting Association has been a non-profit, Membership Organization since 1971, and has provided venues for members to enjoy all aspects of Karting in the USA, from its office in Concord, NC, including the famous Daytona Kartweek, and now the WKA Charlotte Motor Speedway Karting Challenge.  Providing Regulations, Instruction and Certifications, Racing Series, Insurance, and venues for fair and safe Karting on all levels, WKA has a place for everyone in Karting.   For more information, contact WKA at info@worldkarting.com, or www.worldkarting.com

WKA Opens Entries for Newcastle Manufacturers Cup Grand Nationals

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Discounted Local Briggs 206 Sr. Added and Popular Configuration 40 Slated for All Classes

CONCORD, NC - WKA opens registration for the WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup, Top Kart USA Nationals, October 11-13, adding Briggs 206 Senior for a reduced price of $100 for the weekend.

Strengthening last year’s successful WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup at Newcastle Motorsports Park, series organizers have made the bold move to once again race on the challenging Configuration 40 for this year’s campaign. 

“Such amazing racing was enjoyed last year on Configuration 40 of the famed Newcastle Motorsports Park, we just had to do it again this year for our Grand National event.” Stated WKA President Kevin Williams, “What’s more, we wanted to continue to embrace the Briggs racers  by adding the hugely popular Briggs 206 Senior as a local option, making the event easy for them with a reduced entry fee for the weekend, and allowing either new or used Bridgestone YLC’s.”

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After a long season, which started in December at the famed Daytona International Speedway Kartweek, the Newcastle event will see Championship battles decided in all categories.  If you can’t make the event, be  sure to tune into eKartingNews LIVE, all weekend, for the play-by-play.

Entry Forms, Timeline, Schedules, and Information for the Top Kart USA Grand Newcastle Nationals are available now at www.worldkarting.com

About World Karting Association- The World Karting Association has been a non-profit, Membership Organization since 1971, and has provided venues for members to enjoy all aspects of Karting in the USA, from its office in Concord, NC, including the famous Daytona Kartweek December 28-30, 2019, and now the Charlotte Motor Speedway Karting Challenge, April 17-19, 2020.  Providing Regulations, Instruction and Certifications, Racing Series, Insurance, and venues for fair and safe Karting on all levels, WKA has a place for everyone in Karting.   For more information, contact WKA at info@worldkarting.com, or www.worldkarting.com

WKA To Run New Track Configuration for Newcastle

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Configuration 40 Slated for Nitro Kart Newcastle Nationals

CONCORD, NC - To give the drivers a new challenge when the WKA Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup ascends on the Newcastle Motorsports Park, for the Nitro Kart Newcastle Nationals, September 14-16, series organizers have elected to race Newcastle Configuration 40 for the event.

“Newcastle is such an amazing facility, with many configurations, we wanted to give our participants a new experience at this stapled facility.” Stated WKA President Kevin Williams, “We worked with the track to come up with a unique experience, with plenty of opportunities for action-packed racing, and configuration 40 offered those elements.”

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Entry Forms, Timeline, Schedules, and Information for the Nirtro Kart Newcastle Nationals are available now at www.worldkarting.com

About World Karting Association- The World Karting Association has been a non-profit, Membership Organization since 1971, and has provided venues for members to enjoy all aspects of Karting in the USA, from its office in Concord, NC, including the famous Daytona Kartweek.  Providing Regulations, Instruction and Certifications, Racing Series, Insurance, and venues for fair and safe Karting on all levels, WKA has a place for everyone in Karting.   For more information, contact WKA at info@worldkarting.com, or www.worldkarting.com

 

MANUFACTURER'S CUP NEW CASTLE EVENT SCHEDULE

CONCORD, NC - We are all geared up for the races this weekend, how about you? Click the button below to view the schedule of events for the Bridgestone Manufacturer's Cup at New Castle Motorsports Park this weekend, July 14th-16th, for the Team Empower Nationals.  See you all real soon!

Pre Entry Deadline for TEAM EMPOWER Nationals July 5

CONCORD, NC - Competitors gearing up for the latest stop for the Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series at New Castle Motorsports Park have 1 week left before the pre entry window closes for the TEAM EMPOWER Nationals July 14-16.

With the Pre Entry deadline set for July 5th, drivers are anxiously awaiting a return to the track, which will mark stop #2 for the Bridgestone Mid Season Shootout, a battle within the ultimate battle for the 2017 national championship. The 3 race shootout will conclude in August at Wolf Paving Raceway in Dousman, Wisconsin, with the top point earners in Mini Swift, Pro Swift Sportsman, Pro IAME Junior, and Pro IAME Senior receiving an all expense paid trip, less travel, to the ROK Cup International Final in South Garda, Italy in October, for classes that utilize Bridgestone Tires.

Top Point earners in Yamaha Sportsman, Yamaha Junior, Yamaha Senior, and CIK LO206 Senior will receive a free entry, race tires, and a drivers pit pass to the season ending Grand National event Oct 13-15 at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville, North Carolina.

Classes on hand for the New Castle event include:

CIK LO206 Senior

Allison Racing Engines Yamaha Sportsman

Comet Kart Sales Yamaha Junior

Franklinkart.com Yamaha Senior

CRPRACING.com Mini Swift

IAME USA East Pro Swift Sportsman

Woltjer Racing Engines Pro IAME Junior

KartSport North America Pro IAME Senior

Activities for the TEAM EMPOWER Nationals get underway Friday July 14 with a full day of practice, followed by 2 full days of racing.

For those wishing to get a jump on the weekend, and practice early, the track will be open Tuesday through Thursday for practice from 10am-7pm. For pricing information, contact Mike Adams at (765) 987-8090.

To register online, CLICK HERE.

To view the paper entry blank, CLICK HERE.