Formula Vee Heads For Killarney

The Fifth Round of the 2017 SA National Formula Vee Championship, takes place on 9 September at Killarney Racetrack in Capetown. This is the return visit from a very successful race meeting held in 2016. The race is an opportunity for the ever growing Southern Regions Championship contenders to learn from the national competitors. This…

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…

Karting Action To Hit Gauteng

The third round of Gauteng’s Northern Regions karting championship will burst into action at Vereeniging’s Laserfiche Raceway Saturday 13 May, with several karters looking to make amends, while others will be out to assert their newfound authority. Fifteen-year old Cameron O’Connor emerged the star of the day with five wins in six starts to claim…

Cape 400 To Light Up The Dark

The Mopar South African Endurance Championship returns to Killarney for the Campos Cape 400, which will see SA’s foremost long distance racers dicing into the dark Saturday evening as a top grid descends on Cape Town for the 13 May race. Starting 17h30 following a full regular Killarney Power Tour regional meeting, the 400-kilometer race…

Gauteng Versus The Cape At Rotax Championships

Round Two of the 2017 South African Rotax Max Challenge Karting Championship lights up the Killarney Karting Circuit in Cape Town on April 29, and the major interest will centre on how the Gauteng favourites shape up against a large contingent of super-dedicated home-town karters. And there are a couple of east-coast karters also capable…

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…

World RX Launches New Track At Killarney As Cape Town RX Tickets Go On Sale

The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy launched the new rallycross track at Killarney International Circuit today (16 March 2017), as tickets for the season-closing World RX of South Africa went on sale to the general public for the first time. More than 75 key South African media and 70 guests gathered at…

Engen Cup Ready For Super Season

The official 2017 South African circuit racing season will kick off on March 24th, when a full field of more than 20 Polo drivers line up for the start of the 2017 Engen Volkswagen Cup at Cape Town’s Killarney International Raceway. With the return of a few well-known names, as well as the addition of…

Pepper Racing To Spice Up Killarney

Pepper Racing heads to Killarney with two new drivers among its four-car team for the start of the 2017 Engen Volkswagen Polo Cup championship. The team’s two Durban drivers – 2016 Polo Cup Masters champion and Pepper Racing stalwart Shaun La Réserveé and young Daniel Duminy continue this year, while Edenvale lass Tasmin Pepper returns…

Killarney National Karting Warm Up

Cape Town’s karters will be treating the second round of the WP regional karting championship Saturday 11 March as a pre-national in anticipation for the first round of the South African championships in Vereeniging two weeks later; from where some locals have also just returned following great weekends racing upcountry. WP Junior Max champion Jason…