World Karting Association Confirms 2021 Speedway Dirt Schedule

With the start of the 2021 season less than three months away, the World Karting Association is excited to confirm the WKA Maxxis Tire Speedway Dirt Series Presented by Summit Racing. With five events across the eastern half of the country and an additional non points paying event at the famed Dirt Track at Charlotte, […]

WKA Announces Charlotte Motor Speedway Summer Club Series

With two national events at the freshly repaved Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS) kart track, the World Karting Association (WKA) has been working diligently behind the scenes to bring club level racing back to ‘America’s Home for Racing’. Coming to an agreement with Speedway staff and securing dates, the WKA Summer Club Series at Charlotte Motor […]

Vega Road Race Series: Return to Charlotte Take Two

After having to cancel the initial date in April due to this ugly monster called Covid-19, the Vega Road Race series made its way back to Charlotte over the Fourth of July weekend for the 2nd annual Charlotte Karting Challenge.  This time not only would the racers have to take on the giant oval of […]

URGENT: North Carolina Governor Mandates Face Coverings Beginning Friday

Announced just today, the Governor of North Carolina has mandated the use of face coverings statewide for anyone over the age of eleven. With the first round of the Charlotte Karting Challenge taking place this weekend at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, teams and competitors will fall under the new executive order beginning on Friday. Children […]

WKA Charlotte Karting Challenge Gets Underway This Weekend

With COVID-19 putting a hold on motorsports around the world for more than three months, it is finally time for the World Karting Association (WKA) to return back to the track. With the Charlotte Karting Challenge on the docket over the next two weekends, a return to the famed Charlotte Motor Speedway will kick off […]

REMINDER: Charlotte Karting Challenge Registration for All Series Open Through June 21

World Karting Association reminds all competitors that registration for Charlotte Karting Challenge Manufacturers Cup, Road Racing and Speedway Dirt series remains open through Sunday, June 21 at 11:59pm EDT. SERIES REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Manufacturers Cup and Mid-Season Shootout Online Registration – CLICK HERE *Manufacturers Cup competitors are required to complete registration online. No trackside entry. WKA Road […]

Charlotte Karting Challenge Entry Extended for Road Racing and Speedway Dirt

World Karting Association (WKA) officials have decided to extend the entry deadline for the Charlotte Karting Challenge until 11:59pm on Sunday, June 21st for both the WKA Vega Tire National Road Race Series and the WKA Maxxis Speedway Dirt Series. Road Race competitors must enter their initial entry online in advance of the deadline while […]

2020 Charlotte Karting Challenge – Speedway Dirt Information

NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC WKA has taken steps to organize and implement necessary precautions to keep teams and competitors safe as we begin racing. Please note the following in regards to the upcoming WKA Charlotte Karting Challenge: We encourage all WKA Speedway Dirt Series competitors to pre-enter and save money to forgo the […]

2020 Charlotte Karting Challenge – Manufacturers Cup & Road Racing Information

NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC WKA has taken steps to organize and implement necessary precautions to keep teams and competitors safe as we begin racing. Please note the following in regards to the upcoming WKA Charlotte Karting Challenge: Online entry will close ten days prior to the first on track day for all series […]