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…

Julian The Man To Beat

The Investchem Formula 1600 championship reaches round six on Saturday, August 12, when the competitors assemble at Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria. There are just three rounds left this season and now every lap, every point, every advantage counts. When it comes to the championship title, Julian van der Watt (42 – Race Driver SA) is…

Countdown Starts For Zwartkops Festival

Race fans need not bother plan to go away for the Youth Day long weekend Friday and Saturday 16-17 June — rather stay in town to enjoy the thrills of a race meeting with a difference when the Extreme Festival heads to Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway to deliver an exceptional long weekend on track. The two-day…

Julian Has The Winning Formula

Round two of the national Investchem Formula 1600 championship will take place as part of the Extreme Festival at Kyalami on Saturday, 22 April. With the first two races completed, Julian van der Watt (42 – Race Driver SA) has stepped up as the early leader, having claimed both of the chequered flags. With a…

South African Racing News In Brief

Jordan Nurburgring Debut South African GT3 racing star Jordan Pepper was delighted with his Nurburgring debut in the weekend’s VLN series ADAC Westfalenfahrt four-hour race, where he drove two Bentley Continental GT3s as part of his build-up to the 24-hour race at the legendary Nordschleife later in the year. Jordan ended up second overall in…