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KAM Kartway Only Kart Track to make Top 10 List!

Published By Kelley KAM Kartway     June 12, 2015    
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Rhome, TX, December 11, 2014– took a survey among all their readers from their website and Social Media channels and came up with a list of the 10 Most Favorite Tracks in America. In an article just released, a little go kart dirt track in Rhome, Texas made that list.

All in all, according to, over 400 tracks across America were named in the voting.

KAM Kartway came in at number 8 with such notables as Eldora Speedway (owned by Tony Stewart) and the winner Fairbury American Legion Speedway. The other tracks honored are:

1) Fairbury American Legion Speedway, Fairbury, IL

2) Southern Oklahoma Speedway, Ardmore, OK

3) Twin City Motorsports Park, Monroe, LA

4) Eldora Speedway, New Weston, OH

5) Virginia Motor Speedway, Jamaica, VA

6) Dacotah Speedway, Mandan, ND

7) Sycamore Speedway, Maple Park, IL

8) KAM Kartway, Rhome, TX

9) Tri-State Speedway, Pocola, OK

10) Camden Motor Speedway, Camden, TN


After the announcement, one parent went to KAM’s facebook and had this to said, “KAM has definitely made Zoie the racer she is today, with the fiercest competitors and best race surface she has learned so much!! Thanks Kelley and Mike for what y'all thrive to provide us with.” ~ Mallory Pierce


Referring to Zoie Pierce who won the Pure Stock Track Championship Title this year in a class of over 24 registered drivers. Zoie, along with Outlaw 250 Class Champion Pierce Urbanosky, was also featured on an episode of Chevy Hometown Kids that airs on the Fox Sports Southwest Network.

KAM Kartway was built in 2004 as a 1/8th mile dirt oval kart racing track. Owners Mike & Kelley Engstrom have been in the Karting Industry for 20 years and also own KAM Motorsports ( – a full service kart shop serving the North Texas karting community. The track has grown from an average kart count of 15 to over 50 in the past 10 years thanks to the growing trend of Grassroots racing. There are over 100 YouTube videos featuring KAM drivers so anyone searching for dirt racing is bound to come across one of them and learn about “Outlaw Karting”.

“This is such an honor and it's only due to the amazing racing families, drivers, sponsors & spectators at KAM Kartway that we are even on the list,” said Kelley Engstrom. “We are definitely in good company – just look at the list,” adds Mike Engstrom.

KAM Kartway is a known as a race track for those who aspire to be professional race car drivers and prides itself on the Driver Development status it has attained over the years. KAM drivers are recognized for good sportsmanship qualities and fierce competition, and their reputations influence goes far beyond the DFW area, or even North Texas. Tracks from down south all the way to South Dakota have listed KAM Drivers among their roster of winners.

“Our drivers have National Championship Titles from all over including Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Tennessee. Our daughter, Kaley along with 4 other KAM Drivers - have won the prestigious honors of “Outlaw Dirt Kart Nationals Champion” over a 4 year span,” said Kelley, adding that “the Knoxville Nationals is a goal of many of our racers who want to end up driving Sprint Cars when they get older.”

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Kelley Engstrom at 817-4-OUTLAW or email her at [email protected]. Our website is Any pictures posted are available to use for Media related stories about KAM Kartway. Other media sources include: Facebook Page or Twitter

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