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Screen Shot 2014-04-12 at 11.00.56 AMSonoma 2014 Issue
Four drivers added to Team USA for Rotax Grand Finals following final rounds in Sonoma. 
The 2014 Rotax Challenge of the Americas season came to an end with the final two rounds of the six-race series returning to the picturesque Simraceway Performance Karting Center located in Sonoma, California. Battling with rain showers during the official practice day, the skies become full blue with the sun shining the remainder of the weekend to provide perfect racing weather. Over 100 drivers contested the seven Rotax Max Challenge categories in Sonoma, providing dramatic conclusions to the championship chases. Gavin Reichelt, Alan Rudolph, Phillip Arscott and Austin Versteeg left Sonoma as champions, earning tickets to the 2014 Rotax Grand Finals as part of Team USA. The three remaining class title winners – Donald Durbin Jr., Dylan Tavella and Jak Crawford – score a paid entry to this year’s United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals.

MILLER MOTORSPORTS PARK PROVIDES MORE EVENT DETAILS AND AWARDS FOR ROTAX SUMMER SHOOTOUT

“Two Rotax Challenge of the America race winners receive free entry to the event”

April 8, 2014 – With the annual Rotax Summer Shootout set to take place June 27-29 at the famed Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, track officials continue to add to the event. With online event registration and pit and garage reservations now open and partner hotels confirmed, the event is continuing to take shape. Dubbed as the “Unofficial Tune-Up” for the Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals, Miller Motorsports Park officials sweetened the pot for two deserving race winners from this past weekend’s Rotax Challenge of the Americas event in Sonoma, California. Continue reading

#GOROTAX HARD CHARGER AWARD AND SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE SET FOR FINAL ROUNDS OF FWT AND COA

Maxspeed_header“Final rounds will see drivers in all classes have a chance at a free set of Mojo Tires”

March 13, 2014 – MAXSpeed Group, one of the top Rotax MAX distributors in the world, is once again set to provide awards for Rotax competitors. With the final rounds of the annual Florida Winter Tour (FWT) and Rotax Challenge of the Americas (COA) forthcoming, officials at the MAXSpeed Group will offer a free set of Mojo Tires to the hard charging participant in each division. Officially announced as the ‘#GoRotax Hard Charger Award presented by MAXSpeed Group’, the participant gaining the most positions in the main event will be awarded a free set of Mojo Tires at the podium celebrations that afternoon. Continue reading

Wednesday March 5th is Important for Both So-Cal and Challenge Competitors

AVOID CONFUSION – KEEP CALM AND RACE BOTH SERIES

So-CalchallengeLogoOnline registration closes Wednesday March 5th for the upcoming round 1 of the So-Cal Rotax Challenge series debut. Online and PDF download are available on the So-Cal registration page here. Please select So-Cal Rotax Challenge on the registration home page for all the pricing and options.

 

challenge2014logolowresRegistration for the final round of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas April 4-6, 2014 – Simraceway Performance Driving Center event opens on Wednesday March 5th. Please select Challenge of the Americas on the registration home page for all the pricing and options.

BOUNTY ESTABLISHED FOR DD2 MASTERS AT ROTAX CHALLENGE OF THE AMERICAS

Defending series champion Alan Rudolph the target of a $1350 bounty in Phoenix 

FTKP-COTA-Rudolph BountyORANGE, CA (February 6, 2014) – The early championship contenders have been identified following the opening two rounds of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas. Following two days of competition in January at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona, a race that featured a record-breaking number of drivers, another large gathering is expected for rounds three and four at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association facility in Glendale, Arizona on February 21-23. The seven championship battles in the Rotax Max Challenge categories are underway, including the chase for the tickets to the 2014 Rotax Grand Finals tickets in the four international divisions. Continue reading