DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The WKA Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series opened its five-race 2015 campaign December 27-30 with the Margay Sprint Championships at the famed World Center of Racing — Daytona International Speedway — and its tricky 0.7-mile Sprint Track.
For the first time in a number of years at at WKA Man. Cup national, no driver won more than once on the weekend. Four drivers scored Pro class titles, and pocketed some cool cash in the process. Tyler Gonzalez won the DRT Racing Pro TaG Sportsman main, while Zach Holden rode his Top Kart to the win in Kartsport North America Pro IAME Junior. Gonzalez and Holden won $500 for their Junior Pro main event triumphs.
Italy’s Matteo Vigano flew to the states to ride a Top Kart in Tillotson Pro X30 Senior, which he won over Florida’s Dustin Stross. And Stross continued his hot streak in WKA racing with the victory in HYTORC of Texas Pro Leopard Senior. Both Vigano and Stross pocketed $1,000 for their Senior Pro class wins.
CONCORD, N.C. – The World Karting Association is proud to announce the five dates for the 2015 Mazda / Bridgestone Manufacturers Cup Series.
Following the big season opener next week at Daytona International Speedway the Man. Cup Series will travel to four fine venues throughout the eastern half of the country.
CONCORD, N.C. – Friday, December 12 WKA Super Tech Update document has been clarified in several areas and updated as of Monday, December 15, 2014.
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All updates are in red text.
- Road Racing Series Stock Honda class. CLASS TO RUN PER 2014 RULES. 1999 CYLINDER ONLY ALLOWED. 2001 CYLINDER NOT LEGAL. SK-1 PIPE NOT LEGAL.
- Road Racing Series Pro Gas Animal class
- Airbox mandatory for Stock Honda Manufacturers Cup class
- Exhaust temperature probe permitted for Mini-Rok and Stock Honda Man. Cup
- LO206 engine rules
Direct questions to WKA at 704-455-1606.
VIR, Summit Point and National Corvette Museum also on 2015 schedule
CONCORD, N.C. – As the 2015 season kickoff approaches this December 27-30 at the famed Daytona International Speedway, WKA is pleased to announce a return to Roebling Road Raceway near Savannah, Ga., this March 20-22 for round two of the 2015 VEGA / TS Racing Road Racing Series driven by Mazda. The event will be hosted by the Southern Kart Club and will mark the series’ return to Roebling Road after a couple-year hiatus.