Clinton Bezuidenthout - Glyco Polo - Picture by David Ledbitter

Signature Motorsport goes back to its roots in Polo Cup

After winning five Polo Cup championships in the past six years, including the last three in a row, Signature Motorsport has gone back to its roots for their 2018 campaign, fielding a team of three very young drivers in an attempt to discover the next big name in South African motorsport. Featuring all-new turbo-charged 2 litre motors in the Polo GTi campaigned this year, the off-season changes and workload in the workshop has been substantial. Joining Clinton Bezuidenhout after a…

Quinton Needham was one of the start performers at Midvaal Raceway in his MotorMart Volkswagen Polo - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Needham secures MotorMart’s maiden podium at Midvaal

Quinton Needham delivered a strong performance during the opening round of the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge to take the newly established MotorMart Racing Team’s first podium finish. The Saturday, February 17 race day saw him delivering one of the star performances of the day in the highly competitive Class A. Needham arrived at Midvaal Raceway on Friday’s practice day determined to shake off his bout of bad luck which severely hampered his 2017 campaign. Things however did not get off…

Devin Robertson - Picture by David Ledbitter

Devin Robertson clinches Signature Motorsport’s fifth Volkswagen Cup title

Devin Robertson powered his Payen Volkswagen Polo to the 2017 Engen Volkswagen Cup championship at Killarney Raceway this weekend, adding to his 2011 title. It was a daunting event for the champion-elect after mechanical problems dropped him to a lowly ninth in the first race. A perfect second race saw Devin streak into the lead from third on the grid and take a dominant half a second win, his eighth of the season with two races remaining. 16-year-old Clinton Bezuidenhout…

Devin Roberson-Payen - Picture by David Ledbitter

Devin’s Big Pay(en)Day at Zwartkops

Devin Robertson had a big payday at Zwartkops where he won both rounds of the Engen Volkswagen Cup and took the bonus points for the fastest race lap as well.  His championship lead at the halfway point of the season extends to 26 points over fellow Signature Motorsport team-mate Clinton Bezuidenhout, while Matt Shorter had a solid day and Benjamin Habig is lying in 10th on the leaderboard, giving Signature Motorsport a strong representation in the championship standings. Devin was…

Devin Robertson - Payen VW Polo - Picture by David Ledbitter

Devin Robertson strikes again for Signature Motorsport in high speed VW Cup races

Devin Robertson powered his Payen Volkswagen Polo to a comfortable victory in the second race of the closely-fought Volkswagen Cup which visited the East London Grand Prix Circuit for round three.  In a cruel twist of fate, Devin led the first race for nine of the ten laps, plummeting to 14th across the line after a coil wire broke on the final lap. His second heat race was a masterful drive, picking off his rivals by the lap, benefiting when…