Uncategorized ROTAX Expands Their Mojo Tire Network to Include Western...

ROTAX Expands Their Mojo Tire Network to Include Western Canada

-

- Advertisment -

@KartingIsLife wrote:

A Press Release from: Rotax
send press releases to press@kartpulse.com

January 11, 2019

Gunskirchen, Austria, January 11th, 2019BRP-Rotax announces the decision to introduce a new partner in Western Canada responsible for the distribution of their MOJO racing kart tire product range in 2019.

The Austrian powertrain developer and manufacturer BRP-Rotax currently works directly with long term business partner SRA as the distributor of all their Rotax karting products and accessories in Canada, so this exciting expansion to include a locally-based partner for MOJO racing tires in the western region of such a vast country will enable more effective coverage to meet the demands for support to their growing client base.
Already a very familiar name within the Rotax karting industry, former Canadian champion Blake Choquer will be managing the distribution of the official regulation tires for the Rotax MAX Challenge (RMC) series together with all additional supply and sales in the specific regions of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. The MOJO racing tire brand owned by BRP-Rotax includes a selection of models developed specifically for the complete Rotax MAX 125 engine classes.
Recognizing the importance of tires as a key element to the success of a race series, BRP-Rotax understands that this decision will only build stronger opportunities for Western Canada’s RMC championship and the local clubs, where the geological challenges faced in supply and demand of this extensive network can be better met with a reliable partner who is already involved with the karting industry there.
“Blake Choquer at BBR Karting and the team involved will continue their excellent work from this season with the newly-introduced Western Canadian Karting Championship (WCKC), while beginning to work closely together with the clubs on the West Coast, thereby aiming to further extend the growth of Rotax karting and the MOJO business in the region,” explains Stefan Gruber, Manager Rotax Karting & OEM Business, RPS Business. “We believe Blake and his WCKC group can provide the desired support for our many customers and be a valuable asset in the future development of the provinces of Western Canada.”
For BBR Karting’s Blake Choquer, having this chance to work with Rotax as the MOJO tire distributor for Western Canada is something he has aspired to for quite some time, “My biggest goal with this project is to build a network that allows dealers to have tires within a 24-hour time frame, while reducing the shipping costs we currently face today. This means the racers will benefit from having more affordable tires available within a day.”
“We will have three distribution points located in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan, where dealers can order online and have tires shipped to their shop. Our plan is to further support the clubs using the MOJO tires by organising a MOJO technical representative to be on track to help their members with the correct information, so as to maximise the performance of the product range. The introduction of the new MOJO D5 is exactly what our clubs need, proving from our own testing during the fall and at the recent Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals in Brazil, that this is a very consistent, cost effective, fast and reliable tire which can be used over a couple of weekends of driving. It’s the best MOJO yet!”
“In the past 5 years, Western Canada has been all over the map for tire choices. We believe with our distribution network, dealer network and technical support that we will be the leading tire choice in the not too distant future.”
For more information about Rotax karting, please visit the webpage www.rotax-kart.com.

About BRP-Rotax
BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co KG, a subsidiary of BRP Inc., located in Gunskirchen, Austria is a leader in the development and production of innovative 4- and 2-stroke high performance Rotax engines for BRP products such as Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am all-terrain, side-by-side vehicles and Can-Am Spyder lineup as well for motorcycles, karts, ultra-light and light aircraft. In the last 50 years, the company has developed more than 350 engine models for recreational vehicles and produced over 7 million engines.
www.rotax.com

About BRP
We are a global leader in the world of powersports vehicles, propulsion systems and boats built on over 75 years of ingenuity and intensive consumer focus. Our portfolio of industry-leading and distinctive products includes Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft, Can-Am on- and off-road vehicles, Alumacraft and Manitou boats, Evinrude and Rotax marine propulsion systems as well as Rotax engines for karts, motorcycles and recreational aircraft. We support our lines of product with a dedicated parts, accessories and clothing business to fully enhance your riding experience. With annual sales of CA$4.5 billion from over 100 countries, our global workforce is made up of around 10,350 driven, resourceful people.
www.brp.com

Ski-Doo, Lynx, Sea-Doo, Evinrude, Rotax, Can-Am, Alumacraft and Manitou, and the BRP logo are trademarks of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. or its affiliates. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

-30-

For information:
Elisabeth Ruschak
Strategic Marketing
Rotax Propulsion Systems
Tel. +43.7246.601.2520
elisabeth.ruschak@brp.com

Posts: 1

Participants: 1

Read full topic

Powered by WPeMatico

Latest news

Rok Cup Euro, registration is open

Registration for the Rok Cup Euro race is open!! How to register? It’s easy! All drivers can register through the on-line...

Exprit Continues the WSK Euro in Adria

Our Racing Team takes part in the second round of the WSK Euro Series, run at the Adria Karting...

Race Report: Texas Sprint Racing Series – Summer Shootout

The Texas Sprint Racing Series Presented by Texas Barge reached the halfway point of the 2021 season after hosting...

FIA Karting European Championship KZ/KZ2/Academy Round 1: Longhi, Van Walstijn & Francot win in Germany

Info & photos : FIA Karting / KSP The weather was not as hot as the day before, and the...
- Advertisement -

FIA Karting European Championship rd 1, Wackersdorf: KZ Final – Masterpiece for Longhi

Tires: MG Tires Translated with Google Riccardo Longhi (Birel ART Racing – Birel ART – TM Racing) scores a masterpiece: the...

FIA Karting European Championship rd 1, Wackersdorf: KZ2 Final – Perfect weekend for Senna van Walstijn

Tires: MG Tires Translated with Google Pole position, five victories in the qualifying heats and first place in the final: this...

Must read

- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you