Liebenberg leads GTC2 Championship at halfway mark heading in Zwartkops

Brad Liebenberg heads into Round 5 of the Global Touring Car Championship on top of the points table as the 2019 championship heads to Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria, marking the halfway-point in the season. So far this season, Liebenberg, in his Volkswagen South Africa-backed Golf 7 GTI, has been difficult to beat, having missed out on the champagne only once this season. Winning the first five races, Liebenberg scored a DNF at Round 3 in Cape Town, but bounced back…

Liebenberg scores double podium in PE, extends championship lead

Having reached the half way mark in the Global Touring Cars Championship, Brad Liebenberg increased his lead in the GTC2 standings with a double podium finish at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack in Port Elizabeth. An inform Liebenberg arrived at the home of Volkswagen, having won five of the last six races in his VW Motorsport South Africa Golf GTI. Despite not being the quickest in every practice session, Liebenberg went on to score his fourth consecutive pole-position of the 2019…

Bitter sweet Cape Town

Having arrived at Killarney International Raceway undefeated and with a significant lead in the GTC2 Championship, confidence was very high. Brad picked up where he left off after the last round by again topping every practice session on Friday in his VW Motorsport Golf GTi. Saturday’s qualifying was no different, setting the fastest lap and claiming his third consecutive pole position. In what can only be described as a fairly uneventful opening race, Brad went on to take a comfortable…

Liebenberg determined to extend GTC2 championship lead at Aldo Scribante

Brad Liebenberg will be determined to extend his GTC2 championship lead as the Global Touring Car Championship heads to Aldo Scribante Racetrack in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape. Having dominated almost every race since the opening round at Dezzi Raceway in March, Liebenberg has claimed three consecutive pole positions and taken five out of six possible victories. The only blemish on a near-perfect record thus far has been a non-finish during the last round at Killarney International Raceway. Home to the…

Liebenberg was untouchable at the last round at Zwartkops. Picture: Raymond Cornwell

Liebenberg eager to maintain perfect GTC2 record

It’s race week and this weekend we are at the iconic Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town for Round 3 of the Global Touring Car Championship. I have had a dream start to the 2019 season with VW Motorsport having won every GTC2 race so far. My goal is to win the 2019 GTC2 Championship and this coming weekend I hope to extend my lead in the championship with two strong race results. A big thank you to VW Motorsport…