Future World Champions – Almeria Rookies Cup Selection Event

Following in the footsteps of World Champions Johann Zarco, Danny Kent, Brad Binder and perhaps Joan Mir a new group of potential stars will show their skills next week around the Almeria circuit at the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Selection Event. From around the World, 109 riders from 31 different nations, from Russia to…

Battle For The DTM Title

Thriller time at Hockenheim. In the DTM season finale, held from 13th to 15th October 2017 at the German GP circuit, thrilling action will be guaranteed. Six of the 18 drivers still may hope for securing the title in the popular touring-car series. A situation that hasn’t been witnessed in DTM prior to a season…

Podium Surprises At Red Star SuperGP

While the titles largely went the way they were expected to go, there were a few surprises on the podiums at the final round of the 2017 SuperGP Champions Trophy, held at Red Star Raceway on Saturday, 23 September. Clint Seller (MiWay Yamaha Racing R1) wrapped up the SuperGP title last time out at Phakisa…

South African David Perel is Overall Blancpain AM Champ Too

South Africa’s David Perel added a second Blancpain GT Championship to his 2017 racing basket when he won the final round of the Sprint Series at the Nurburgring over the weekend. Perel’s Blancpain Overall AM Championship comes in addition to the AM GT Sprint title he secured a few weeks ago. David needed to score…

National racing returns home 4th November

The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit is limbering up for its next action packed national championship Motorsport Festival when a full program of Extreme Festival racing heads to the home of South African motorsport Saturday 4 November. Race fans can look forward to explosive circuit racing action in keeping with its Guy Fawkes weekend expectations. All…

Julian Crowned Formula 1600 Champion

Cape Town hosted the penultimate round of the 2017 Investchem Formula 1600 championship on Saturday. It was at this event that Julian van der Watt (42 – Race Driver SA) claimed the title of national Investchem Formula 1600 champion for the season. Alongside of Van der Watt, Ian Schofield (10 – Investchem) proved more than…

GTC Enters Crucial Stage

The Sasol GTC Championship enters its crucial final third of the season and with just six races remaining, the title chase is delicately poised between the defending champion Michael Stephen (Engen Audi GTC) and Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW GTC), separated by 51 points at the top of the leaderboard. With 11 wins between them, seven…

Toyota Gazoo Viva Mexico

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing kicks off the second half of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season this weekend with a trip across the Atlantic for round five, the 6 Hours of Mexico. The team has won two of the four races so far in 2017 and continues to challenge Porsche for the manufacturers’ World…

Perel Wins Blancpain GT Sprint Title

South African race driver David Perel has clinched the Blancpain GT Sprint AM Championship for Kessel Ferrari with one round to spare after winning at the 4th round of the series in Hungary over the weekend. Capetonian Perel is now close to taking the overall Blancpain GT AM title; following an exceptional year in both…

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…