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Continuing to add to their already potent dealer network, BENIK is pleased to announce their newest dealer to the brand, Orlando, Florida based AKT Racing. With karts already in possession and testing taken place, AKT Racing will enter three drivers aboard the BENIK brand this coming weekend in the ROK Cup Promotions Epcot Challenge.

Taking place at the Orlando Kart Center in Central Florida, three young and talented drivers will hunt for podiums and victories in the annual event. Competing in the Vortex Micro ROK division, Tom Shoecaft will pilot the BENIK blue under the AKT Racing banner while Matt Christensen and Daniel Krajewski will enter the Vortex Mini ROK class. All three drivers will be aboard the BENIK Missile chassis in their quest for victory.

“We are very happy to announce AKT Racing and Gonzalo Aponte as the newest BENIK dealer,” explains Ben Cruttenden, co-founder of the BENIK brand. “AKT is a fixture in Florida and operates one of the area’s best regional programs. Focused on the Micro and Mini ranks, we welcome AKT Racing to the family and will support their success in whatever way possible.”

Focused on servicing the North Florida region, AKT Racing will also compete in the annual Florida Winter Tour, ROK Cup USA series, SuperKarts! USA Pro Tour, United States Pro Kart Series and select World Karting Association Manufacturers Cup events.

For more information on AKT Racing, please contact them at 939.642.4304, via e-mail to or visit them online via their Facebook Page by clicking HERE.

For more information on BENIK Kart, please contact Nick Mitchell or Ben Cruttenden via e-mail to or by phone at 754.206.4870.

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