Difficult conditions saw Johan Fourie’s exhibiting his talent behind the wheel of his EPS Courier Services BMW GTC at Zwartkops Raceway - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Fourie shows his class around a very wet Zwartkops

The ninth and final round of the 2017 Sasol GTC Championship provided the competitors with a host of trials and tests at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, November 25. Johan Fourie and the EPS Courier Services Racing Division team dealt with this successfully to record another podium finish prior to the off season starting. Friday’s dry practice sessions saw Fourie running a combination of used Dunlop tyres while conducting the final setup changes ahead of the business end of the weekend.…

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

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…

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Inland Champtionship – Round 8 – Zwartkops Raceway – Review

The Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria hosted the penultimate round of this year’s Inland Series on Saturday, with nine competing disciplines treating the crowd to a full day of spectacle on both four and two wheels. Officially, the top crowd drawcard were two Bridgestone BMW Club Series races. Driving the only Class A car, Julian Fameliaris (Tower Crane BMW 328i Turbo) led both the heats from starting lights to chequered flag. In race one he led home Riaan Woest (Viking Mining…