Cold Weather F1 Testing Problem

Sebastian Vettel says the poor weather conditions in Formula 1 testing on Tuesday made it difficult for drivers to stay on track because it was so cold. The Ferrari driver ended the second day of testing fastest, completing 98 laps despite very little morning running as teams waited for conditions to warm up. But with…

More Drama Expected At Killarney

The second round of the Western Province karting championship happens at the Killarney Kart Track Saturday 3 March and following the drama, upsets and excitement of the opening round, it should be expected that the sequel will dish up more of the same. Perhaps the most exciting class in karting this year, Junior Max certainly…

Marquez Signs New Honda Deal

Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) is pleased to announce the extension of its contract with 25-year-old Spanish rider Marc Márquez, currently competing in the FIM*1 MotoGP World Championship for the HRC’s factory team *2 “Repsol Honda Team,” that will see him continue to race for two more years beginning in 2019. After winning the 125cc championship…

Kyalami Action Will Be Extreme

It may yet be a month away, but the 2018 Extreme Festival South African National Championships will come to life on Saturday 24 March and where better to start a race season than at the home of South African motorsport? The Kyalami Motorsport Festival will host the opening rounds of the SA National Championships for…

Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda Unveils the STR13

Honda and its new partner, Scuderia Toro Rosso, unveiled their new Formula 1 car, the STR13, fitted with the Honda RA618H power unit, at the Barcelona Catalunya Circuit. Following the reveal of the new car that Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley will drive in this year’s FIA Formula 1 World Championship, Red Bull Toro Rosso…

Repsol Honda Roll Out Their 2018 New Look

The Repsol Honda Team unveiled their 2018 livery during the squad’s official presentation, which took place today at the Jakarta International Expo, with Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa. The reigning MotoGP World Champion and his teammate had just completed a successful test in Thailand before flying to Indonesia with Team Manager Alberto Puig and Tetsuhiro…

Alfa Romeo Tackles Endurance Series

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles South Africa, importer of Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Abarth and Jeep vehicles locally will campaign an Alfa Romeo Giulietta in the 2018 Mopar South African Endurance Series which kicks off with the Mopar Phakisa 6-hour tomorrow. Finishing fourth overall in last year’s championship race in the Arnold Chatz Cars Racing Alfa…

TOM CORONEL CONFIRMS WTCR CAMPAIGN

Tom Coronel wants to go from hunter to hunted when the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup fires into life in Morocco from 7-8 April. Having been quick to admit that he’s made up the numbers in recent seasons, the ever-charismatic and popular Dutchman believes he now has all the ingredients he needs to…

Sauber Launches 2018 F1 Challenger

The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team has launched its new challenger, the C37, ahead of the 2018 Formula 1 championship. The C37 looks different to last year’s C36 – on one hand, this is due to the new technical regulations, and on the other hand, because of the team’s new technical approach. As the 2018…

Cold Start To Rally World Cup For Mini

Baja Russia (Northern Forest) saw a cautious beginning for MINI’s assault on the 2018 FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup. The fourth place achieved by the MINI John Cooper Works crew of Jakub ‘Kuba’ Przygonski (POL) and co-driver Tom Colsoul (BEL) was a very good result considering this was the first time Przygonski and a…