Kriel will seek every advantage at Zwartkops Raceway

With the second half of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge season in full swing, Stiaan Kriel will aim to diminish the deficit between himself and championship leader Rory Atkinson at Zwartkops Raceway. Heading into the August 16-17 race weekend, the MotorMart Racing driver has 90 points behind his name. This sees him leading his class with a comfortable margin of 27 points, but four points adrift Class A’s Atkinson on the overall points table. Kriel has been showing solid form…

MotorMart Racing expecting further improvements at Zwartkops Raceway

The second half of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge Championship will see the MotorMart Racing Team applying further pressure on their rivals at Zwartkops Raceway. Heading into the August 16-17 race weekend, all three the team’s drivers are confident about their chances and motivated to improve on their impressive results to date. Mohamed Dangor has accumulated 33 points which sees him in sixth place in the Class A standings. He has finished in fifth place no less than six times…

Tshwane top ten finish for Total Excellium Racing

The Total Excellium Racing duo of Justin Oates (#44) and Darren Oates (#13) prevailed over the mid-pack to finish within the top-ten during the Pretoria round of the Falken Polo Cup hosted at the Zwartkops Raceway on July 27. In what is considered to be the home-race for most Gauteng-based teams, the Zwartkops Raceway offered up another exciting round of the ever-popular one-make cup championship.  Friday’s three practice sessions provided the Total Excellium Racing team with valuable setup data ahead…

Challenging Zwartkops GTC2 weekend sees Adrian Wood celebrate podium finish

For a fifth-straight round in 2019, Adrian Wood increased his season’s podium tally at Round 5 of the GTC Championship while cementing his second place standings in the GTC2 class title fight despite mid-season technical changes that were implemented for the Volkswagen Motorsport South Africa entry. The July 26-27 race weekend saw the Kyocera-partnered driver finishing 22 points behind championship leader and teammate Brad Liebenberg, and still with a strong chance of fighting for a maiden GTC2 title by year’s…

Liebenberg takes outright Cup championship lead

A level-headed performance during Round 5 of the Falken Polo Cup at the Zwartkops Raceway on July 27 saw Brad Liebenberg in his Hello Mobile Polo take the lead in the championship with a double podium. Having tied up the championship at the previous round in Port Elizabeth with a hat-trick of wins, Liebenberg continued his form into the second half of the 2019 season. With Liebenberg setting the quickest lap time during Friday’s first practice session, a decision by…