The Motorsport World Dakar Rally Special Edition Is Now On Sale

Motorsport World have brought out a Dakar Rally Special edition. It is now on sale at Spar Pick n Pat – garage shops and airports The Dakar Rally is considered by many to be the most dangerous, most difficult, and most grueling race on the planet … And for good reason. Dakar is a vicious…

Maverick Viñales At Kyalami Race Track

Though the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team is still enjoying the off-season, Maverick Viñales couldn’t stay away from the track any longer. The Spaniard travelled to South Africa to take part in yesterday’s Yamaha R World Event and get an impression of the new Kyalami International Race Track. Viñales arrived at the track yesterday morning ready…

Latvala Wants To be The Main Man

Jari-Matti Latvala says he has nothing to fear from the arrival of Ott Tanak at the Toyota WRC team next season, but is determined to keep the Japanese squad centred around him. Latvala arrived at Toyota late in 2016, affecting the immediate and significant change to turn the Yaris WRC into a challenger this season….

KTM Explain Smith MotoGP 2018 Move

KTM MotoGP motorsport director Pit Beirer says dropping Bradley Smith for the 2018 season due to his poor results this year would have been “not fair”. Smith’s consistent failure to match teammate Pol Espargaro for much of the season had generated speculation that the Briton was to be dropped in favour of KTM tester Mika…

Schriks Vee For Victory

The Hankook Formula Vee finale took place at the Zwartkops racetrack on 25 November. Qualifying was dry and championship leader Jaco Schriks (Cubed Coatings /Bean Child Coffee’s Rhema 2) made his intentions clear as he qualified on pole from Siyabonga Mankonkwana (Cervinia Investments Rhema 2), Ross Rugheimer (Rhema 2), Peter Hills (LubeFusion Rhema 2) and…

Ducati Makes Rabat Happy

Tito Rabat says his first tests with his new Avintia Ducati MotoGP team have given him the feeling he had in his successful Moto2 days. After winning the intermediate class title in 2014 and finishing third the year after, Rabat has had two difficult MotoGP seasons with Marc VDS Honda in 2016 and 2017. He…

Abu Dhabi Shows That F1 Change Needed

Formula 1 boss Chase Carey has admitted that the recent Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – which was universally panned for its lack of entertainment – was a good demonstration of why the sport has to change. Speaking at the BRDC Awards on Monday, Carey insisted that F1 teams understand the need to create closer competition…

Lee Thompson Racing Season Ends In Style

Lee Thompson Racing ended it’s hectic 2017 race season off in style with a championship win, a runner up position and a generally positive day at a sodden Zwartkops Raceway outside Pretoria last weekend Thompson’s team ran seven cars over three championships through the year, with veteran Iain Pepper emerging as Class A Volkswagen Challenge…

Paige Lindenberg Scoops Top Historic Award

2017 proved another great racing season on track for Lindenberg Racing, which celebrated the end of a competitive year on track in fine style at the season ending Kyalami Historic Tour extravaganza on Saturday as Paige Lindenberg and the team toasted several awards following a most successful prize giving at the Midrand circuit… Paige earned…

Polestar Team Make WTCC History

Thed Björk and Polestar Cyan Racing made history when claiming two FIA World Touring Car Championship titles in the season finale at Losail International Circuit, Qatar. Thed Björk has become the first-ever Swedish racing World Champion as Volvo Cars, Polestar and Cyan Racing claim their maiden motorsport world titles. “To become the first-ever Swedish racing…