Qualified winners of the SIMA Road to the ROK series will be heading to Lonato, Italy on October 22nd to participate in the Rok Cup International Final. Don Mcgregor, Remo Ruscitti, Jordan Redlin and Christian Potolicchio will be competing in the Super ROK class with Italian Motors USA.
The Rok Cup International Final has proved to be one of the most prestigious events in international karting. Drivers from across the globe will gather together at the renowned South Garda track to participate in three days of racing starting on Thursday and commencing with the Finals on Saturday.
Don Mcgregor, will be travelling alongside his father & lifetime mechanic Bob Mcgregor. A shifter driver at heart, Don has raced under the Italian Motors umbrella for over 12 years. This will be Don’s first international race. He will proudly be representing the country of Canada.
Remo Ruscitti, otherwise known as Redline, is Italian Motors latest prodigy. His biggest karting achievement to date is 2nd place in TAG Senior at the SKUSA Supernationals in 2012. His successful karting career has launched him into auto racing where his natural talents have recently shined in the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge.
Jordan Redlin, team driver for CRG West, is our youngest driver travelling to Italy. Jordan lives in Aldergrove, B.C Canada and races throughout the province of BC and United States. Recently Jordan placed 4th at the SKUSA Modesto Grand Prix and earned Vice Champion at the Rok Cup Canada.
Venezuelan born Christian Potolicchio started his racing career in the Easykart Venezuela – Light 125cc karting championship in 2009 and moved up to car racing in the super-competitive Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Championship in 2013. In 2014, the 18-year old returned for a second consecutive season of competition in the IMSA-sanctioned Prototype Lites Championship.
Keep a lookout for daily driver journals that will be posted on italianmotorsusa.com and the Italian Motors USA facebook page.