Botterill And Leeke In Title Battle

The NRC battle for the newest SA Rally Champion is heating up. It goes without saying a brand new Champion will be declared in 2017 due to the dramatic restructure in SA Rallying. The Title race is a two way fight between Toyota Gazoo Racing’s Guy Botterill (30) in his Toyota Etios and ATS’s Richard…

Engen Team On The Way Up

Showing incremental improvements through each round of the 2017 Sasol GTC Africa, all bodes well for the Engen Xtreme Team ahead of Round Six at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, 12 August. This is according to team principal, Terry Moss, who believes the Engen Xtreme Team is going from strength-to-strength with every event in 2017. With…

Marc Marquez Makes A Winning Mistake

MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez has admitted that an incorrect tyre choice for the Czech Grand Prix was key to what ended up being a dominant win. As the race kicked off in damp conditions, Marquez, lining up on pole, was the only rider in the top eight of the grid to opt for the…

THE LATEST EDITION OF MOTORSPORT WORLD IS NOW ON SALE

The latest edition of Motorsport World is now on sale at Super Spars – Pick n Pays – garage shops and airports Inside you will find all the news and views from: MotoGP Formula 1 SA Cross Country World Rally Championships Karting World Superbikes Supadrift Formula Vee South Africa MX DTM In fact all the…

GTC- Get Ready For A Zwartkops Battle

The Sasol GTC Championship returns to Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria for round six of the touring car series with some epic door-handle-to-door-handle racing in prospect on Saturday, 12th August. The two championship contenders, Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW GTC) and Michael Stephen (Engen Audi GTC) have been trading blows throughout the series so far, going so…

MotoGP – Second Half OF the Season Starts This Weekend

2017 is already making history. After nine races, the second half of the season beckons at Brno with the top five riders in the Championship – Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team), Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team), Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) and Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) split by only 26…

Sasol GTC2 Championship –Zwartkops Raceway, 12th August

Brad Liebenberg and Chris Shorter are raring to get to grips with their rivals in the Sasol GTC2 Championship at Zwartkops Raceway where the Ferodo and Champion-backed MINI John Cooper Works will play out the next chapter in the riveting touring car series. The GTC Class for front-wheel drive turbo cars is ultra competitive with…

Laserfiche Championship Battles

It’s been a long break since the Northern Regions Karting community last raced two months ago, but Gauteng’s karters are raring to go as the weekend’s fifth round races see the 2017 championship into its second half at Vereeniging’s Laserfiche Raceway this Saturday 5 August. Among those looking to make an impact are the quickest…

WSBK- Watch For The Rider Deals

It looks set to be a quieter year on the rider market for WorldSBK with the leading seats already filled for 2018 but there will still be some significant deals announced in the coming weeks and months. Jonathan Rea, Tom Sykes, Chaz Davies and Marco Melandri are all secure in their seats for next year…

Neuville Heads WRC Championship

Hyundai Motorsport has completed Rally Finland, the ninth round of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) which was concluded on Sunday in Jyväskylä, with Thierry Neuville finishing highest of the team’s three crews in sixth position in his Hyundai i20 Coupé WRC. Taking eight points for his overall sixth place, Neuville added three more…