Champion Poulter Takes A Break

Defending South African National Rally and Cross-Country champion, Leeroy Poulter, has decided to step away from motorsport for the remainder of the 2017 season. The talented motor sportsman made the decision to fully recover from the brain surgery he underwent in 2016, to remove an anomalous growth. While the surgery itself was a great success,…

ISDE 2017

The ninety-second edition of the FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) is set to take place in Brive-la-Gaillarde, France from 28 August to 2 September as the event returns to France soil for the first time since 2001. With much having changed in the World of enduro during the two most recent instalments of the…

Toyota Gazoo Back To Winning Ways

It was back to winning ways for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Guy Botterill and navigator Simon Vacy-Lyle, on the HMC Electrothread Rally, which took place in Bronkhorstspruit on 18 and 19 August, 2017. The pair found themselves on the back foot going into the event, having lost the lead in the championship. But a fine…

Rotax Biggest And The Best

Any doubt that the Rotax karting series provides the most competitive motor racing in the country was dispelled at the 2017 African Open race meeting held at the Zwartkops kart Raceway on Sunday, August 20. With the prospect of entries into the prestigious Rotax Grand Finals world championship meeting in November up for grabs ,…

Davies Flying – Rea Happy

World championship leader Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) was able to take away 20 points from the Prosecco DOC German Round, as he found it difficult work around the bumpy nature of the German circuit. In a stunning display of overtaking in the first lap of race two at Lausitzring, he was swiftly up and…

Tanak Wins – Ogier Rebuilds Championship Lead

Ott Tanak clinched victory in Germany as his M-Sport Ford team-mate Sebastien Ogier rebuilt a 17-point World Rally Championship lead over Thierry Neuville. In the lead fight from the outset, Tanak hit the front for good amid Friday afternoon’s torrential rain – when he was one of a handful of drivers to give the WRC’s…

THE LATEST EDITION OF MOTORSPORT WORLD IS NOW ON SALE

The latest edition of Motorsport World is now on sale at Spar – Pick n Pay – garage shops and airports Inside you will find all the news and views from: MotoGP Formula 1 SA Cross Country World Rally Championships Karting World Superbikes South Africa MX DTM SuperGP GTC In fact all the news from…

Hyundai Wants To Repeat Its Good Run In Rally Deutschland

Hyundai Motorsport has its sights set on victory in Rallye Deutschland, as the WRC returns to tarmac this weekend for the first time since April’s Tour de Corse, where the team scored the first of its three wins of the 2017 season to date. The German round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) which…

Leave Bike Alone Says Vinales

Maverick Vinales believes that another change of chassis will not help Yamaha conquer the issues it faced during last weekend’s Austrian Grand Prix. Both Vinales and factory Yamaha teammate Rossi struggled badly for rear grip at the Red Bull Ring, both trailing home sixth and seventh behind the year-old Tech 3 satellite bike of Johann…

Are You The Next Volkswagen Speed Star

It is time for you to showcase your driving talent as round two of Speed Stars’ nationwide search for public contestants comes to the Volkswagen Stand at the South African Motoring Experience. This year, at the South African Motoring Experience (SAMEx), Volkswagen will be giving members of the public an opportunity to feature on the…