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…

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…

Polestar Maintain WTCC Lead

Polestar Cyan Racing has maintained a double World Championship lead following a chaotic WTCC weekend on the extremely challenging Macau street circuit, with Thed Björk leading the drivers’ championship by 6.5 points ahead of the season finale in Qatar. Despite a major disadvantage compared to his competitors, having never raced in Macau, Thed Björk did…

Kristoffersson & Woodham Win Gymkhana Grid 2017

Gymkhana GRiD slays tyres and breaks records. Not only is it the only series where supercars, drift cars, factory prepared World Rallycross machinery and enthusiast tuned street beasts share the paddock and a track in anger. But in six short years GRiD has grown from hosting qualifiers in Europe and Scandinavia to shredding the tread…

VW after Repeat GTC Performance

The Volkswagen Motorsport squad will want to repeat their winning performance from earlier this month when their GTC race cars hit the tarmac for the last time in 2017 this coming weekend at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway to contest the final round of the Sasol GTC Series. “Our last outing at Kyalami just a few weeks…

Signature Looking For Winning Sign off

Signature Motorsport is nearing the end of its first year campaigning their MINI John Cooper Works in the Sasol GTC2 Championship and what a year it has been. After an unbelievably short gestation period which saw Signature Motorsport build two MINI John Cooper Works in just three weeks, Chris Shorter (Champion MINI) and Brad Liebenberg…

Stephen Takes A Step Towards GTC Title

Reigning Sasol GTC Champion Michael Stephen took another step closer towards retaining his crown after powering to a race two victory at round eight of the 2017 season at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit extending his points lead over fellow title contender Gennaro Bonafede. After placing third in race one, it was the second race in…

Super Saturday At Kyalami

The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit is all set for an action packed Motorsport Festival set to thrill Johannesburg race fans this Saturday 4 November, where a jam-packed program of top notch South African National Championship motor racing waits to thrill visitors to the iconic circuit. Not only will the heroes of the Sasol GTC series…