Fourie’s goals set for Sasol GTC season finale

With the 2018 Sasol GTC Championship heading into its season finale at Zwartkops Raceway, EPS Racing driver Johan Fourie has some very firm goals set for himself. Despite a host of good performances since Round 4, the title is out of his reach. This will however not hold him back from aiming for a pair of good results on Saturday, October 20; and with good reason. The first of his goals can already by ticked off. Driving the VM Innovations…

Johan Fourie and Gennaro Bonafede resuming their battle in Race 2 - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Fourie stars in Sasol GTC thriller at Killarney

Despite not finishing on the podium during Round 8 of the 2018 Sasol GTC Championship, EPS Racing’s Johan Fourie delivered two thrilling performances in front of his home crowd at the Killarney International Raceway on Saturday, September 22. A fuel pump wiring issue during Friday’s practice day limited his track time in Free Practice 2, but thanks to speedy work from the VM Innovations team, this was resolved in time for Fourie to end the afternoon confident with the pace…

A level-headed drive from Johan Fourie saw him finish the firth race in third place - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Double podium for Fourie at wet Port Elizabeth Sasol GTC

Saturday, July 14 saw Johan Fourie adding two more podium finishes to his 2018 Sasol GTC tally at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack. Despite tricky weather conditions the EPS Racing BMW driver delivered to solid performances to finish as one of the stars of the day. The first two of Friday’s practice sessions were conducted in rainy conditions providing the VM Innovations team adequate time to ensure a strong setup. The circuit did dry out during the course of the afternoon…

Victory is Round 4 of the Sasol GTC championship saw big smiles on the faces of the EPS Racing Team and created a positive atmosphere which they would like to maintain - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Fourie ready to continue good form at Port Elizabeth Sasol GTC

Following Johan Fourie’s recent victory during Round 4 of the 2018 Sasol GTC Championship at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit, the EPS Racing Team is getting ready for another coastal race weekend. Round 5 of the championship will see them in action at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, July 14 and will provide the team with another two scoring opportunities to climb up the championship table. “We’re pretty much back where we want…

Fast and Furious Johan Fourie sets off after Michael Stephen during the closing stages of the second Sasol GTC Race - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Fourie fights back valiantly to clinch a well-deserved second overall

The sixth round of the 2017 Sasol GTC Championship saw Johan Fourie and his EPS Courier Services BMW team continue their steady progress towards the front of the field. Their hard work throughout the weekend paid off with Fourie celebrating a second place overall after a thrilling Sasol Race Day at Zwartkops Raceway outside Pretoria on Saturday, August 12. During the Friday’s free practice sessions Fourie regularly posted top-three times, but practice opportunities were limited due the condition of the…