Julian Fameliaris - Class A - Took Class A and Overall win for the day

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 8 – Zwartkops Raceway – 2017-10-07

Overcast skies and a nippy wind welcomed race drivers to Zwartkops Raceway as they arrived for their third visit this year, this time for the eighth and penultimate round of the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series. But, following sustained rains over the previous few days, the weather finally smiled upon the drivers, and by mid-morning, the track had dried out enough to ensure some action-packed racing. Qualifying Held when the track was still somewhat damp, qualifying showed few surprises, with…

Philip Smit (Hi-Q Middestad BMW E46 M3) overall Class C winner

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 7 – Red Star Raceway – 2017-08-19

The seventh round of the 2017 Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series started off the third last race of their season at Red Star Raceway outside Delmas on Saturday, August 19. Battle lines were firmly drawn as this popular single manufacturer category on the Inland Championship roster is heading for an exciting finale with reigning champion Julian Fameliaris holding on to slender championship lead going into this round. Qualifying It was Julian’s primary rival in Class A, Lorenzo Gualtieri (Savspeed/Yokohama/F&R Auto…

Start of the second heat of the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series Round 6 – Zwartkops Raceway – 2017-07-29

The sixth round of the 2017 Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series championship saw competitors take to the Zwartkops Raceway outside Pretoria on Saturday, July the 29th. A beautiful warm winter’s day greeted this single manufacturer series. This sure will be a day to remember and will probably go down in the club’s record books where the most competitors ever broke out of class doing brilliantly faster laps to spectators delight. Qualifying Lorenzo Gualtieri (Savspeed/Yokohama/F&R Auto – BMW E36 328i Turbo),…

Race start of Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series Round 5 at Midvaal Raceway on 2017-06-10

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 5 – Midvaal Raceway – 2017-06-10 – Race Report

The fifth round of the 2017 Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series championship saw competitors take to Midvaal Raceway outside Vereeniging on Saturday, June the 10th. With winter well and truly clasping its chilly grip on Gauteng, the single manufacturer series countered with two hotly contested races. Qualifying Lorenzo Gualtieri (Savspeed/Powermods/L&R Auto Electric E36 328i Turbo) looked to have pole position tied up, but it was defending champion Julian Fameliaris (Tower Crane Services, Lube-Net E36 328i Turbo) who relegated him to…

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series - Round 4 - Phakisa Freeway - 2017-05-13

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 4 – Phakisa Freeway – 2017-05-13 – Race Report

A freezing and wet Welkom greeted the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series as they arrived at Phakisa Freeway for round four of the 2017 championship season. A slightly smaller field of entries got ready to do battle on Saturday, May the 13th in this popular single-manufacturer series on the Inland Championship roster. The weather however did not impact these drivers as the racing was once again a hot and highly contested affair. Qualifying Qualifying got off to a rocky start…