Venue Change for Rok Cup USA National Final

Rokkers to take on Palm Beach Karting September 15-17

Aug 03, 2017
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Moving from the Orlando Kart Center, the 2017 ROK Cup USA National Final will take to the Palm Beach Karting facility on the same previously announced dates, September 15-17. The crowning event for ROKKERS in the US, seven National Champions will be awarded tickets to the 2017 ROK Cup International Final. “Palm Beach Karting had […]

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Race Report: Sanzaru Games Karting Championship – Round Five

Jimmy Casey Outduels Enzo Prevost To Take Feature EVO Electrics Win

Jul 26, 2017
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A hot weekend greeted the large field of drivers who showed up for Race #5 of the Sanzaru Games Karting Championships at the Simraceway International Karting Center. The drivers were probably thankful on Sunday when a couple of delays in the program forced the Mains to be cut down to 10 laps from the normal […]

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Rok Cup USA Epcot Challenge Concludes with Four Invitations to Rok International Finals

Weekend full of fun and competitive racing for ROKKERS in Orlando

Jul 25, 2017
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This past weekend the Orlando Kart Center in Orlando, Florida once again played host to the third annual ROK Cup USA Epcot Challenge. A fun and competitive weekend concluded on Sunday afternoon with four ROKKERs earning invitations to the ROK International Finals later this year at the famed South Garda Karting facility in Lonato, Italy. […]

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Karting Challenge of Florida at Palm Beach Karting Created

Series presented by Vortex Engines and Bridgestone Tires

Jul 19, 2017
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As the landscape of karting continues to change in North America, ROK Cup Promotions is pleased to announce the formation of Karting Challenge of Florida (KCF) Presented by Vortex Engines and Bridgestone Tires. Taking place at the ultra-fast and competitive Palm Beach Karting track, KCF will continue on where ROK Cup South Florida left off, […]

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Rok Cup USA Epcot Challenge Set for Next Weekend

ROK International Finals tickets to be awarded in Orlando

Jul 13, 2017
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On the docket for the July 21-23 weekend, the third annual ROK Cup USA Epcot Challenge will once again take place at the fast and challenging Orlando Kart Center facility in Central Florida. With the event fast approaching, ROK Cup Promotions is set to award ROK International Finals tickets at the fun and family-friendly event. […]

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Jul 10, 2017
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With the news hitting the karting media yesterday, ROK Cup Promotions is happy to confirm that Goodwood Kartways has become the exclusive distributor for Vortex ROK and Bridgestone ROK Tires in Canada. With 2017 providing the foundation for a full program in 2018, ROK Cup Promotions and Goodwood Kartways are planning for a solid and […]

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Jul 07, 2017
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Federico Cecchi is the International Champion of the Mini Rok 2016. The ACI Sport verdict (No.2 / 17) on the penalties imposed on the Russian driver Smal finally allows to crown the winner of the International Final in the Mini Rok category. The verdict officially crowns Cecchi as the champion and draws the podium definitively. […]

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Jul 06, 2017
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Slated for the July 21-23 weekend, the third annual ROK Cup USA Epcot Challenge will take place at the challenging Orlando Kart Center facility. With the goal to provide great racing action in a family-friendly environment, the ROK Cup USA Epcot Challenge is the perfect opportunity to enjoy world-class competition all while friends, families, teams […]

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Performance Kartsport Becomes Newest Vortex Rok and Bridgestone Tire Dealer

Colorado-based PKS will stock and promote the Vortex and Bridgestone product lines

Jun 30, 2017
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ROK Cup USA, in association with ROK Cup Promotions, is pleased to announce Colorado-based Performance Kartsport LLC. as the newest Vortex ROK and Bridgestone Tire dealer for the Rocky Mountain Region. Growing the ROK program across the country, the Rocky Mountain area is a key region to add to the Vortex ROK family. “We welcome […]

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Full Throttle Karting Opening Summer ROK Trade In Program

West coast racers have until July 31 to take advantage and jump on board with ROK Cup USA platform

Jun 13, 2017
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Full Throttle Karting (FTK), working with ROK Cup USA and Vortex Engines, is announcing its 2017 summer season trade in program. Following the same structure as the ROK Cup USA trade in structure, FTK is providing the same opportunity for west coast racers to take advantage and ‘ROK’ into the future. Owned by Andy Seesemann, […]

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Rok Cup Midwest Round 1 Registration Now Open

Oakland Valley Raceway Park event set for June 16-18

May 16, 2017
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The 2017 ROK Cup Midwest series registration is now open as officials are happy to kick off the first round of the Midwest ROK series June 16-18, 2017 at the newly paved circuit at Oakland Valley Raceway Park (OVRP), located in Cuddebackville, New York. Be sure to take advantage of the early registration discount, as […]

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Rok Classes Added to Sanzaru Games Karting Championship

ROK International Finals tickets on the line for competitors utilizing Vortex products

May 03, 2017
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ROK Cup Promotions is pleased to announce Sonoma, California based Cameron Karting as the newest Vortex and Bridgestone ROK dealer. In addition, the Sanzaru Games Karting Championship (SGKC) will add the full ROK class lineup including Micro and Mini as well as Junior and Senior, Masters and Shifter with incentives for drivers that run the […]

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EKN EXCLUSIVE: Andy Seesemann – Challenge of the Americas

The first words from series promoter after announcing the move to the Rok Cup USA format

Apr 28, 2017
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The 2017 Challenge of the Americas program came to an end over the April 7-9 weekend in Sonoma, Califorina. The event marked the end of the 10th season, along with the promotion of Rotax Max Challenge categories in the series. Prior to the event, the MAXSpeed-BRP announcement of their relationship termination sent the discussion in […]

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Challenge of the Americas Welcomes Vortex-Rok Platform

Popular west coast winter program to continue with Vortex Rok classes

Apr 27, 2017
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As the landscape for the North American karting community continues to change, ROK Cup Promotions is pleased to announce that the very popular Challenge of the Americas (COTA) series will make the switch to the Vortex ROK engine platform, Bridgestone tire line and take on the role of the first ROKKER program on the West Coast. […]

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Apr 24, 2017
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Bridgestone Tires, one of the World Karting Association’s long-standing sponsors has created for their loyal racers, the Bridgestone Mid-Season Shootout.  Bridgestone Tires has put together an offer for free entries to future events for some classes, while others will be offered invites to the ROK Cup International Final where Bridgestone is the official tire. The […]

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Apr 21, 2017
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Dedicated to unifying and growing the sport of karting, ROK Cup Promotions announces today their purchase of the rights to the Florida Winter Tour (FWT) series and brand. After the closure of MAXSpeed Group and MAXSpeed Entertainment, the previous promoters of the popular FWT, ROK Cup Promotions officials made the move to acquire the name […]

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Rok Cup USA Partners with Compass Management Solutions for 2017

CMS to be official travel agency for series in 2017

Apr 20, 2017
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Compass Management Solutions (CMS) and ROK Cup USA have partnered up for the 2017 season. CMS will serve as the official travel agency for ROK Cup USA, setting up discounted hotel room blocks for all series events. The goal of CMS is to save racers time and money when booking hotel accommodations, an expense that […]

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eKartingNews.com Driver of the Month: March 2017 – Tyler Gonzalez

Florida driver triumphs at SKUSA WinterNationals and Florida Winter Tour

Apr 19, 2017
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In a continued effort to highlight the many outstanding performances by drivers around the country, eKartingNews.com is proud to introduce the ‘Driver of the Month’ program. Each month, the staff at EKN will determine the one driver who stood out above the rest and give the viewers a chance to know exactly what they accomplished […]

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2017 South Florida Rok Cup Round 1 Set for April 22-23

Class champions to receive free ROK Cup USA Final entry

Apr 14, 2017
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With the conclusion to the 2017 ROK Cup USA Florida Championship last weekend, South Florida karters will have a chance to continue “ROKKING” at the 2017 South Florida ROK Cup. The opening round weekend is set for April 22-23 at Homestead Karting in Homestead, Florida, on the grounds of the famed Homestead-Miami Speedway and is […]

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‘ROK’ Into the Future with North American Trade In Program

Trade in program set to offer karting community Vortex ROK powerplants

Apr 13, 2017
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ROK Cup USA, along with Vortex Engines, is happy to announce its 2017 engine trade in program for the North American karting market. Working hard to bring the karting community together and end the fragmentation that is apparent in the sport, the trade in program is open to teams and competitors alike. “There are a […]

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