Roli Szabo aka Rock N Roli is well-recognized as the cast of reality TV series, Counting Cars. He is resident detailer whose duty is to clean and polish all the vehicles the shop works on. He is one of the fan favorite cast of the show who has amused everyone by his thick Hungarian accent.
Hungarian by nationality
Though Roli is originally from Hungary, he has always dreamed of living in America since he was a kid. To fulfill his childhood passion, he moved to the United States in 1997. Moving was not an easy task for him, so he started working for Ringling Brothers. Further, for nearly two years, he served as a bodyguard, PA and driver for the world’s smallest man, Michu Meszaros.
In 2005, Roli Szabo moved to Las Vegas, where he drove an ambulance in the Army. He also worked at a PVC pipe company for extra money. After certain time, his friends introduced him the Count’s Kustoms, which proved to be a headway to get to his dream of living in the U.S.A.
At the very first sight, he loved the place and decided to join the shop. His job was to clean and polish every vehicle that the Count’s Kustoms work on. Being impressed by his work, Danny appointed him as the Resident Detailer.
While working in the shop, he got a big opportunity to earn wide recognition. He along with Danny's team got featured in the reality TV series, Counting Cars. The show which is a third spin-off of Pawn Stars, follows Danny Koker and his customization shop, Count’s Kustoms. His thick Hungarian accent often gave a source of amusement for everyone in the shop and also to the viewers. With that going, in no time, he became fan favorite.
What happened to him?
In 2017, Roli's specially-made trailer disappeared from parking lot of Mango’s Beach Bar near Rainbow Boulevard and Vegas Drive. The trailer contained a designed detailing equipment that holded a big part of Roli’s livelihood. According to Roli, it was worth thousands of dollars.
The surveillance video from the bar showed the perpetrators unhooking and stealing the trailer. It had his name, face, phone number and his business’ title-Counts Kustoms Cross on the side. Nevertheless, the thieves simply messed Roli’s whole career.
After a time, he was let go from the show in last season which has left his fans wonder about his whereabouts. Moreover, when asked if he will be returning to the show and his relationship with Danny and Kevin Mack, he replied, “The show, the network, the production company never said a word. I'm good with Danny and Kevin.” However, the show finished airing its 7th season on October 31, 2017, and is expected to return with its eighth installment in June 2018.
Roli is active on social sites. Despite his departure from the show, he still shares photos and videos about his work at Count’s Kustoms. He has over 24K followers on Facebook and 26.4K followers on Instagram. He has also garnered huge fan base on Twitter with 44.9K followers.
|Place of Birth||Hungary|
|Best Known For||Counting Cars|
|Marital Status||In Relationship|