Road America: Karting club launches the 2014 season with its annual swap meet and information meeting

Contact: Mike Kertscher

Programs Manager

O: (920) 893-6718

[email protected]

ELKHART LAKE, Wis., March 5, 2014 – On March 15, the Road America Karting Club (RAKC) will host its first event for 2014 in the form of an annual swap meet at the Racers Hall in nearby Plymouth, Wis., (W4408 Cty Rd C – East of Hwy 57). This event is an excellent place for current karters to buy and sell items and chat with vendors in preparation for the season. RAKC staff will also be available to answer any questions about the club and the upcoming season. The event is also a great opportunity for those who are considering joining the sport to stop and chat with RAKC staff and members.

The engines fire on May 3, for a free explore karting event at the Blain’s Farm & Fleet Motorplex. The club will host a non-points race on May 10, before going full speed into its nine-race RAKC Weekend Series and 12-event Week Night Series featuring 4 cycle sprint karts, oval karts and kid karts.

The first race of the popular Week Night Series is June 3, with the last race on August 19. One of the highlights of the RAKC Weekend Series is kart racing at the Blain’s Farm & Fleet Motorplex in conjunction with the Weathertech® Chicago Region SCCA June Sprints®, June 13-16.

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