Michael Stephen clinched the 2017 Sasol Global Touring Car championship overall in his Engen Xtreme Audi at a sopping wet Zwartkops circuit. Picture: RacePics.co.za

Wet weather, hot racing at Zwartkops – Extreme Festival 25 November 2017

The Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria hosted the final round of the 2017 Extreme Festival in wet conditions on Saturday, with constant rain adding to competitors’ usual challenges

Charl Arangies won both of the day’s G&H Transport Extreme Supercar race victories in his Stradale Aston Martin Vantage, setting a new overall Kyalami track record in the process - Picture by David Ledbitter

High speed Extreme Festival spectacle at Kyalami

The 2017 Extreme Festival visited Kyalami on Saturday, with a widely varied race programme providing a large crowd with excellent spectacle, plus a new overall circuit lap record. The top-billed Sasol Global Touring Car races provided close excitement. The opening race went to Johan Fourie (EPS Couriers BMW), narrowly ahead of Mathew Hodges (VW Motorsport Jetta), Michael Stephen (Engen Xtreme Audi), Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW) and Smon Moss (Engen Xtreme Audi). Race two produced a rash of retirements, leaving Stephen…

Riaan Woest - Picture by RacePics.co.za

Viking Race Day – Inland Championship – Round 9 – 11 November 2017 – Red Star Raceway – Preview

The Inland Championship will head back to Red Star Raceway outside Delmas for the last time this year on Saturday, November the 11th, 2017. This will also be the final round of the championship this season and should deliver some tough racing as some championships still need to be decided. Once again Viking Mining Solutions has come to the party with sponsoring the final round now for the second year in a row. After a busy October month with both…

Toby Venter could set the day’s quickest lap time in his factory entered Porsche 911GT2R - Picture by RacePics.co.za

Massive motorsport feast at Kyalami

The Kyalami Grand Prix circuit will host the penultimate round of this year’s Extreme Festival next Saturday (November 4), with 14 separate racing disciplines set to produce a massive motorsport extravaganza. The official top billing on the day’s programme will belong to the Sasol Global Touring Car contingent, with the category’s two national title chases still very much up for grabs. Michael Stephen (Engen Xtreme Audi A3) and Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW) will lock horns for the overall title lead,…