2020 was quite the season

2020 did not go as planned, from a racing stand point was a good thing.  While waiting for the pandemic delayed kart season start but he made due with an WKA iRacing series and a trip to Road America for practice in a Miata.  As the season schedule reformed racing opportunities appeared that weren’t on the original schedule.  From June to October we where on the road for three out of 4 weekends racing and even added some additional practice days. 

Every weekend was full of racing.  Jason entered 2 classes in the Cup Karts of North America, which meant more track time but also more work as we only had one kart.  He was cycling on the track every 30-40 minutes for 3 days at a time.  At the first cup race Jason was offered a seat in a Arrow X5-4S by Noah Stark Engine Works and we ended up running the kart for the rest of the season.  On the big tracks was entered ether a singled class with two races or three classes with a single race each day.  Again only with one kart.  During one weekend we added a motor swap at Pittsburgh during practice and between races, so three races, one kart and two motors.  The highlight of that weekend was hitting 109 in his kart down the back stretch.  The last big adventure of the season was getting Jason into a Formula 1600 race car for some wheel to wheel racing at 130 mph.  All that racing added up to to some spectacular results.

2020 Season Results
Dart Kart Club Series: Animal 380 Senior Champion
Dart Kart Club Series: Animal 360 Senior 3rd
Dart Kart Club Mini Series: Open 2nd
Dart Kart Club Mini Series: Animal 380 Senior 4th
Dart Kart Club Mini Series: Animal 360 Senior 3rd
Championship Enduro Series: Animal 370 2nd
Championship Enduro Series: Open 2nd
Formula Race Promotions Pittsburgh Race 2: Formula 1600 7th and 4th
Cup Karts of North America: 206 Light 6th
Cup Karts of North America: 206 Medium 10th

Result of an excursion at New Castle Motorsports Park
Some of the numbers from the season

  • 43 Races
  • 3 wins
  • 19 Podiums
  • 27 Top 5
  • 5 off track experiences, 4 in a kart, once in a Formula 1600
  • ZERO BLOWN KART ENGINES!!!! Jason did blow up a Miata Engine
  • Frame Bent 3 times, Cracked Twice
  • 15 Weekends away from home
  • 15 Frozen Pizza eaten on Friday night.
  • 40 Gallons of Methanol
  • 7748 Miles in the truck
  • 5 Trailer Tires
  • 12 Sets of kart tires
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2020 Tri-Star Racewear Suit
Jason with 2019 Junior Champion Trophy<