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Class A: Lorenzo Gualtieri (Savspeed BMW E36 328 Turbo)

Love among the ruins for the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 02 – Phakisa – 2021-04-10 The Phakisa Freeway once hosted some of the greatest names in world motorsport, when for 6 years it staged a round of the Motorcycle World Championship, in pre MOTOGP days. After the last time it did so back in 2004 (!) and later a once off international Nascar type oval event in 2010, the venue has gradually fallen into a state of disrepair and neglect, quite a sad…

An emotional tribute to the late Wally Pappas

Dalton on the double, but a new star emerges in Bridgestone BMW Club season opener

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 01 – Red Star – 2020-03-27 After 2 months of much conjecture and anticipation, the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series finally lifted the curtain on the 2021 championship and indications are that there is much to look forward to in the new season. Saturday morning’s qualifying session soon gave us a hint of what to expect. In Class A Adrian Dalton was the undisputed leader and duly put his Xtra Clothing and Shoes…

Class A: Jaki Scheckter (Pablo Clark Racing BMW E9 3.5 CSL)

Bridgestone BMW Racing Series roars back into action at Red Star

This year’s season opener will be part of the first of the popular BMW Car Club Gauteng Track and Race Days on Saturday, 27 March. While the Time Trial Series invites all makes of car and all levels of drivers to try their hand at the best possible lap time, it is a requirement that drivers are holders of an MSA circuit license and vehicles are track worthy. Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 01 – Red Star –…

Class E: Nicholas van Zyl (Luxury Fragrances for Rides BMW E87 128i)

The Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series season ends on a high note with a new champion crowned

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 05 – Red Star – 2020-11-14 The Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series ended a difficult season in the best possible way with two exciting races at the Red Star Raceway on Saturday 14 November. With a huge entry to pay tribute to Club Chairman Bernard de Gouveia and his committee’s unstinting efforts to cajole everyone to race, a hot day greeted the 33 strong field for an early qualifying session, before the high…

Nicholas van Zyl (Luxury Fragrances for Rides BMW E87 128i)

High noon in the East for the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series

Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series – Round 05 – Red Star – 2020-11-14 At a time when a lot of talk is about blue states and red states, we will speak only of altered states here. All 33 of them, when the lights eventually go green, because at the time of writing that is how many will contest the last round of this year’s Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series at Red Star Raceway on November 14. With the overall championship…