Luke Hill leading Heat 1 of Kid ROK during the opening round of the National ROK Cup at the Vereeniging Kart Circuit. Photo: Raymond Cornwell

Lightning expected to strike Port Elizabeth

With only a few days before the second round of the National Rok Cup championship, young Luke Hill will be looking to continue the fine form he’s shown throughout 2019 thus far. Having scored a hat-trick of wins at the Vereeniging Kart Circuit during Round 1, Luke heads to the Celso Scribante Karting Circuit leading the Kid ROK championship. As if competing in one class isn’t challenging enough, Luke also competes in the very competitive Mini ROK class, having made…

Clinton Bezuidenhout - Glyco - Picture by David Ledbitter

Clinton Bezuidenhout top-scores for Signature Motorsport Polo Cup team

Signature Motorsport came away from a drenched Port Elizabeth with a runner-up podium and third place overall race result for Clinton Bezuidenhout after a challenging weekend for the team of young drivers. It was a weekend of firsts for the team’s youngest driver Altan Bouw, who has never driven the Aldo Scribante race track nor driven a Polo race car in the wet, prior to the fifth round of the Engen Polo Cup series. Darren Oates had a confidence-denting crash…

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…

Devin Robertson - Picture by David Ledbitter

Champion and Ferodo MINI John Cooper Works win in the rain

Signature Motorsport enjoyed their most successful weekend of the 2018 Sasol GTC2 Championship when Devin Robertson won the opening race and Brad Liebenberg won the second race at a soaking wet Aldo Scribante raceway in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. Liebenberg was in top form in his Ferodo MINI John Cooper Works, adding a runner-up race results to his tally, giving Signature Motorsport their first one-two result of the year. The weekend started well on the newly re-surfaced racetrack with Liebenberg…

Charl Arangies (Stradale Lamborghini Gallardo)

Wet Weather, Hot Racing at Aldo Scribante – 14 July 2018

Cold and wet weather did not deter a large crowd from visiting the Aldo Scribante circuit near Port Elizabeth on Saturday, when the venue hosted round five of this year’s Extreme Festival. Officially, the premier attractions were two races for Sasol Global Touring cars. Defending SA champion Michael Stephen (Engen Audi) led the opening race from start to finish, followed by Simon Moss (Engen Audi), Johan Fourie (EPS Couriers BMW), Mathew Hodges (VW Motorsport Jetta), Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW) and…