Clinton Bezuidenhout - Glyco Polo - Picture by David Ledbitter

Points payday for Signature Motorsport Polo Cup Team

Signature Motorsport’s Clinton Bezuidenhout clinched a sackful of points at the penultimate round of the Engen Polo Cup held at Cape Town’s Killarney Raceway on Saturday.  Both Darren Oates and Altan Bouw finished inside the top ten, adding to the team’s points haul with one round remaining. Free practice on Friday saw Bezuidenhout’s Glyco Engine Expertise Polo with a couple of hundredths of a second off the fastest time, while all three team members were inside the top ten which…

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…

Clinton Bezuidenhout - Glyco - Picture by David Ledbitter

Bezuidenhout bags double podium for Signature Motorsport at East London races

Clinton Bezuidenhout bounced in style by racing his Glyco Engine Expertise Polo to a double podium at the fourth round of the Engen Polo Cup series, putting the disappointment of the last round firmly behind him. Altan Bouw, the youngest member of the team, enjoyed his best qualifying and race since joining the multi championship-winning Signature Motorsport Team this year. He qualified his Ferodo and Champion-backed Polo inside the top six for the first time and raced strongly in both…

Jeffrey Kruger bagged a podium in the day’s second Engen Polo Cup race - Picture by Paul Blackburn

Kruger takes podium amidst Polo Cup carnage

Some good decisions can prove costly. This is something that Engen Polo Cup Championship leader Jeffrey Kruger learned the hard way at Zwartkops Raceway. Round 3 of the 2018 championship saw him come home with one podium finish and a disqualification. Friday saw Kruger completing three solid practice sessions leaving the Universal Racing team confident about their chances for Saturday. It was evident from start that the tight nature of the relatively short circuit outside Centurion will make passing very…

Darren Oates - Payen Polo - Picture by David Ledbitter

Darren Oates takes first podium of the season for Signature Motorsport

Round three of the Engen Polo Cup held at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday was a day of mixed fortunes for the three-car Signature Motorsport Team. On one hand, Darren Oates raced his Payen Polo GTi to a maiden podium for the team in the first race while on the other end of the spectrum Clinton Bezuidenhout (Glyco Polo GTi) was involved in a nasty accident that saw his car written off. The youngest member of the team, Altan Bouw (Champion/Ferodo…