Horne Wins At Phakisa

Andrew Horne (Xena Chemicals / Budd Power van Diemen) won the opening race and followed it up with a runners-up spot in the second to take overall victory in the third round of the 2018 Investchem Formula Ford Kent championship held at Phakisa Freeway on Saturday, 19 May. Defending champion Dean Venter (TEU Southern Africa…

Festival Of Motoring Is Back

The Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank, is back and bigger than ever! The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit will once again host the only national, industry-supported, auto show from 31st of August to 2nd of September 2018, brought to you by Messe Frankfurt SA. The highly successful 2017 show focused on interactive motoring experiences for…

Bottas Wheeler Dealer

Valtteri Bottas wants to avoid another one-year deal with Mercedes and firm up his Formula 1 future for “at least” the next two seasons. The Finnish driver won three races in 2017 after Mercedes signed him from Williams on a one-year deal to replace Nico Rosberg. He earned a contract extension for 2018 but he…

Burger Is Puzzled

DTM boss Gerhard Berger says he cannot understand the lack of interest in joining the series from a perspective third manufacturer. Mercedes has opted to quit the series at the end of 2018 in favour of Formula E, meaning the DTM is currently facing the prospect of just Audi and BMW competing in ’19. Motorsport.com…

Red Bull Honda Problem

The “pressure” and “responsibility” of supplying Red Bull with a Formula 1 engine are key to Honda’s discussions with the team for next season. Honda motorsport boss Masashi Yamamoto met with Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko in Spain as Red Bull evaluates whether to end its long-running relationship with current engine supplier Renault to…

Coetzee Reaches A Milestone

After a record 103 starts in the South African Cross Country Series (SACCS) Coetzee Labuscagne has reached a milestone by leading the Special Vehicle overall and Class A championships. The former Blue Bulls scrum-half and his daughter, Sandra Labuscagne-Jonck, have scored two third place podium finishes in the 4×4 Mega World ARB Porter in the…

WRC Driver Thierry Neuville’s Training Routine

Belgian Hyundai driver Thierry Neuville reveals secrets behind his rise to the top. Thierry Neuville has been competing in the FIA World Rally Championship since 2009 with three second-place title finishes so knows a thing or two about how to prepare himself for the global calendar across ever changing conditions and perilous surfaces. The Belgian…

Aprilia Failure Must Stop

Aleix Espargaro says he has been promised a “revolution” by his Aprilia team after suffering an “unacceptable” spate of mechanical failures in the opening races of the MotoGP season. Espargaro ran out of fuel on the final lap of the Qatar Grand Prix, with Aprilia having only just readied its new engine for the season…

SEBASTIEN LOEB WINS FOR TEAM PEUGEOT TOTAL IN WRX

Team PEUGEOT Total driver Sébastien Loeb went flat-out in the PEUGEOT 208 WRX to take victory in Belgium! The 9-time World Rally Champion demonstrated his skill and talent by racing to victory in both his semi-final and a nail-biting final. Loeb was joined on the podium by his Team PEUGEOT Total team-mate Timmy Hansen, who…

Billy Bolt Wins Extreme XL Lagares 2018

Young Briton tames new World Enduro Super Series format in dramatic scenery. Billy Bolt got the inaugural World Enduro Super Series season off to a thrilling start in Portugal as he came from behind to pip Jonny Walker for victory at Extreme XL Lagares and take an early lead in the search for the 2018…