30 Car Line-Up For Challenge Series

Be prepared to get up out of your comfy spectator’s seat when the WP Burly Pro GTi Challenge 2018 explodes into action at the Killarney International Raceway’s season opening Wingfield Motors Power Series this Saturday 17 February, because the series is bound to have you on your feet and cheering. The first race ends a…

Passion For Speed At Killarney

Killarney’s 17th Passion for Speed international classic car races played out to a sizeable crowd on a perfect Saturday afternoon tickled by a gentle southeaster as international and local racers entertained on track. Several classic races for cars and motorcycles called back the past as priceless machinery diced in the sun, but it was Pretoria…

Karting Season Kick Off

The 2018 South African karting season kicks off with the opening round of the Western Province championship at the Killarney Kart Track Saturday 10 February, where old rivalries will be rejoined alongside fresh competition as several drivers step up to new classes, an age group above. There’s a new look to the WP series, with…

Kristoffersson Wraps Up CapeTownRX In Style

A hot, fast, and dramatic two days of racing at the Killarney International Raceway on the outskirts of Cape Town marked three big things. First up it was the FIA World Rallycross Championship’s inaugural weekender in South Africa – pulling in a record crowd of 27,000 fans. Secondly Johan Kristoffersson closed out his championship-winning season…

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…