Michael Korody

Sonoma 2015

Sonoma 2015

As is the way with all good race story’s the decision to race Sonoma was a last minute affair. Sean Bond, Todd Cameron and myself packed up a trailer/motor home and headed up to Northern California the afternoon before the race. We arrived around 10 and set up some of…
SKUSA Streets of Lancaster GP!!!

SKUSA Streets of Lancaster GP!!!

10 race classes and nearly 150 drivers took to the streets of downtown Lancaster, Ca to fight it out on the fastest kart street race on the west coast, the SKUSA Streets of Lancaster GP!  The event was put on by Tom Kutcher and Super Karts USA, and was the…
Successful Weekend for BRP Contributor!

Successful Weekend for BRP Contributor!

We went kart racing this past weekend at buttonwillow raceway’s big track, layout 13cw.  For those not familiar with shifter karts we where topping out at 104 mph and my best personal lap time for the weekend was a 1:55.6 second lap!  to put that time in perspective a fast…
On Board – Kart Racing at Night!

On Board – Kart Racing at Night!

Shifter Kart racing is an adrenaline filled sport featuring close wheel to wheel action, insane acceleration and aggressive corning speeds;  cut visibility in half and you have a recipe for an extremely fun time!  I recently had an opportunity to drive my friend Carls spare kart at the SDKA (San…
Racing in the Rain

Racing in the Rain

Their is a first time for everything in life, and if you race you will eventually race in the rain (even if you live in Southern California).  With no prior wet racing experience i found myself soaked and on the starting line for the main event.   Starting 5th in class…
Build Race Party goes Indoor Karting

Build Race Party goes Indoor Karting

Rental karts are always easy fun, but when you go with a group of 8+ friends… many of whom have racing knowledge and or experience it becomes more enjoyable. Build Race Party’s Travis Marr, seven other friends and I descended on Miramar Speed Circuit for 2x 20 min sessions of…
Auto X’ers beware: the fastest Miata is in Town

Auto X’ers beware: the fastest Miata is in Town

Auto X’ers and southern California track drivers beware, there is a new MX-5 in town gunning for fastest Miata!  Build Race Party has managed to obtain a few details about the highly secretive go-fast project. Early North America (NA) Miatas are known for being lightweight and nimble… well this one…
Shifter Kart Racing at Laguna Seca

Shifter Kart Racing at Laguna Seca

Racing karts at Laguna Seca is a thrill like no other. The racing is close and competitive and a majority of the corners flat out with 5-10 karts only inches away! I race with a 2001 stock Honda package, but to enter the stock Honda race at Laguna Seca with NCK I…