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Midway point in season sees Marx in strong position

With the halfway point in the 2018 Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series Championship reached, things are dead-even at the top of the championship. Antonie Marx finds himself as joint-leader in the overall championship heading into Round 5 at Zwartkops Raceway just outside Centurion. Will he be able to emerge as undisputed leader following the Saturday, July 21 race day? Although Round 4 at Midvaal Raceway saw him only collecting points from the lower positions in Class C, he still holds…

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Old Style BMW Track and Race Day combined – Zwartkops – 21 July 2018

The popular Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series will, for the second time this year, return to their old format of track and race day combined events as they head to Zwartkops Raceway for Round 5 of the championship. The Bridgestone Track and Race Day hosted by Auto Alpina Boksburg will take place this coming Saturday, 21 July 2018 at Zwartkops Raceway. Race Series aside, the day will also host the Bridgestone Time Trial Series while members of the public have…

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Tiffany Napier finds her mojo

It was a fantastic weekend for Tiffany Napier whose confidence shone through at the Zwartkops Raceway double header. On paper, Saturday mornings start to the fourth round of the Northern Regions Junior Max Championship was a disaster. When you look a little closer, however, Tiffany’s 11th place qualifying performance was actually very fast. She was only 3 tenths of a second slower than the competitor who qualified 5th. The first race was very hard fought, but Tiffany stayed out of…

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Luke Hill’s hard hitting weekend

Luke Hill is a tough competitor, but the racing at Zwartkops Raceway really put him to the test with some hard hitting, bumper bashing racing. Competing in 6 races in one weekend is challenging enough, but even more so for the young Micro Max drivers. In addition to the physically demanding amount of time spent behind the wheel, circumstances were made even more difficult by how hard fought the races were. Luke was unlucky to be caught up in more…

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Leyton Fourie makes progress in an action packed weekend

It was a full weekend of racing for Leyton Fourie as he tackled both the fourth round of the Junior Max Northern Regions Championship as well as the Africa Open at Zwartkops Raceway. Saturday’s regional started well, with Leyton feeling confident with his pace. He qualified his Bidvest Compendium Insurance Brokers kart in 5th place, which was just 3 hundredths of a second behind fourth and 1 tenth of a second slower than the pole time. He drove a comfortable…