Dream weekend for dominant Kriel at the Phakisa Freeway

Stiaan Kriel was unbeaten for a second-consecutive year at the Phakisa Freeway while competing in two categories on the June 7-8 weekend. In Class B of the MotorMart VW Challenge he extended his lead while closing in on overall championship leader Rory Atkinson with a full house of 23 points secured. The MotorMart Klerksdorp driver then teamed up with Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr to conquer Class 111/X in the annual Phakisa 200. Kriel only participated in two of Friday’s…

MotorMart Racing writes Phakisa success story

June 7-8 marked a successful weekend for the MotorMart Racing Team at the Phakisa Freeway with a host of good results in Round 3 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge as well a successful debut for the team in the annual Phakisa 200 Endurance Race.   MotorMart VW Challenge Team owner and Class A competitor Mohamed Dangor impressed with sixth place on the grid during Friday evening’s Qualifying session. In Saturday morning’s first race he again kept in close contention…

All three steps of the podium for Monitor Net at Phakisa

Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr celebrated a successful weekend at the Phakisa Freeway on June 7-8. Not only did he shake off his bad luck at the circuit while taking two Class B podiums in Round 3 of the MotorMart VW Challenge, but Lady Luck also smiled on him on route to a successful Phakisa 200 debut. Holliday Jnr qualified in third position on Friday afternoon after a good show of pace throughout the day’s Practice sessions. Saturday’s first race…

Marx could deliver a surprise as V8 thunder heads to Phakisa

After a two-month break, Antonie Marx is eager to get behind the wheel of his Xado Jaguar for Round 3 of the 2019 Mobil 1 V8 Supercars championship on June 7-8. Marx presently finds himself in seventh place on the points table and will aim to surpass fellow championship debutant Julian Fameliaris at the Phakisa Freeway. The break between rounds saw the TiNCo Motorsport team putting a lot of effort into resolving their power deficit, however delays in the arrival…

Can Kriel conquer Phakisa again?

Stiaan Kriel is determined to repeat his dominance at the Phakisa Freeway in Welkom on June 7-8. During his 2018 visit he won both the Class A MotorMart VW Challenge races prior to winning Class 111/B in the Phakisa 200 Endurance race alongside Robyn Kriel. Despite finding himself in a completely new environment for 2019, he will be aiming to do the same again. In the MotorMart VW Challenge he heads up the Class B table with 32 points while…