(Ballground, GA) – We are ready to kick off the 2016 National Karting League season with the 2nd running of the Peach State Shootout! The home track for the National Karting League, Dawgwood Speedway, will play host to season opener on Saturday February 13th. After a very successful inaugural season the feedback we have received from the karting industry has been phenomenal. We will once again set new trends with a safe and efficiently run program catering to the racers, not the series.The National Karting League invites you to join us for our 2016 season opener at Dawgwood Speedway!
Pro Stock (375# HT3)- $5,000 to win – GUARANTEED!
50 Laps – No competition breaks.
Qualifying will lock in the top 25 and one consolation race will advance the top 5 finishers.
Entry Fee – $125
Pro Super Heavy (425# HT3) – $2,000 to win
Entry Fee – $100
20 Kart Minimum – Driver must weigh 200#
Pro Junior 1 (265# HT3, Ages 8-10)
Pro Junior 2 (290# HT3, Ages 10-12)
Pro Junior 3 (320# HT3, Ages 12-15)
Pro Senior Champ (Animal, 425# HT3)
Pro Stock EL (375# EL, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Medium (350# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Heavy (375# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Super Heavy (425# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
LIMITED FLATHEAD (375# Local option / Non points)
$1000 to win!
Entry Fee – $80
20 Kart Minimum
Junior 1 Heavy (265# HT3, Ages 8-10)
Junior 2 Lite (275#, Ages 10-12)
Junior 2 Heavy (290#, Ages 10-12)
Junior 3 Lite (300#, Ages 12-15)
Junior 3 Heavy (320#, Ages 12-15)
Senior Champ Heavy (Animal, 425# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Heavy EL (375# EL, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Super Heavy EL (425# EL, Ages 15 & up, Driver must weigh 200#)
$500 to win!
Entry Fee – $60
15 Kart Minimum
Red Plate – Details/Payout/Entry Fee TBA
In the event a class does NOT meet its’ posted kart minimum, payback will be 100% of class entry fees. We believe the entry fees belong to the racer and do not pocket any percentage of classes that don’t meet kart minimum.
The National Karting League will adhere to NKA rules and policies.
Gates will open on Friday from 5pm – 9pm for parking.
Saturday Times – Gates 8am – Practice 10am
For event sponsor contact Rodney Byers 678-910-1989 or firstname.lastname@example.org (Event sponsor will pick their preferred parking spaces and be issued gate passes).
All adult classes will utilize a big pipe. Junior classes will utilize the small pipe.
Limited Flathead will run open header.
Scoring will be completed utilizing MyLaps transponders. $5 per transponder fee will be assessed at registration.
NO Fighting, NO alcohol, NO open flames.
5186 Hwy 225 S
Chatsworth Ga 30705
Gas must be purchased at either ABC Convenience Stores on either end of hwy. 225
Key West Inn
501 G. I. Maddox Parkway
Chatsworth Ga 30705
Courtyard By Marriott
785 College Dr.
Dalton Ga 30720
879 College Dr.
Dalton Ga. 30720
Dalton Ga. 30720
Parking List will be posted HERE and updated regularly.
Parking will go on sell Monday, January 18th. Please text 678-910-1989 and include number of spots, plus your truck and trailer length. Parking for this event is $25 per spot
The National Karting League would like to take the time to thank our loyal sponsors for the 2016 racing season.
Title Sponsor: Maxxis Kart Racing/Goldspeed USA
Official Parts Trailer: Performance Engines and Chassis (PEC)
Pole Awards Sponsor: Venom Juice/Kevin Bishop Racing Development
Avis Electric / Bajer Kart Sales
Charger Racing Chassis
Chavous Racing Products
Endicott Motorsports / Roll Speed
Hermie Sadler Karting / Premier Racing Chassis
Kenneth Bray Motorsports/Formula 4 Tire Prep
Boo McDonald Racing
Brody Ridley Racing
Casen Sinclair Racing / Wells Fargo
Cash Racing Engines
Cole Brackett Racing
Double A Graphics
Josh Spicer Enterprises
Kevin Smith Racing Engines
Pink Magic Tire Prep / Jamie Knopf
Rusty House Racing
Superior Tire Management
Tod Miller Racing Engines
Chase’n Race’n Illustrated
National Karting Alliance
For more information, or to purchase sponsorship, contact series owner Rodney Byers at 678-910-1989.
2016 Maxxis National Karting League Touring Schedule
February 13th – Dawgwood Speedway – Chatsworth, GA
March 19th – Thunder Valley Motorplex – Neeses, SC
May 14th – Capital City Speedway – Ashland, VA
June 4th – Tri-County Kartway – Kenly, NC
July 2nd – Patriot Speedway – Blacksburg, SC
August 20th – Liberty Raceway Park – Stanley, NC
September 10th – Talladega Raceway Park – Estaboga, AL
October 21st -22nd – Dawgwood Speedway – Chatsworth, GA **NON POINTS**
The tour will have seven points races, counting the best six point totals. The Duel at Dawgwood on October 21st-22nd will be a sanctioned, non-points paying event.
We will once again be a Maxxis National transfer series. The top 10 in points will transfer to the Maxxis National at Thunder Valley in Neeses, SC on October 14-16.
The Maxxis National Karting League will utilize the National Karting Alliance (NKA) rules package and insurance program. All events will be run in accordance with NKA policies and procedure.