Holliday Jnr eager to beat bad luck and build up points at Zwartkops

Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr will be aiming to put mechanical misfortunes behind him in Round 6 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge at Zwartkops Raceway. The August 16-17 race weekend will also see him pushing to regain his second place on the Class B points table where he currently trails Jacques Smith by 5 points. The defending Class B title holder maintained a solid run of seven consecutive podium finishes; five of them as runner-up. His misfortune however started…

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…

Engine failure cuts Holliday Jnr’s weekend short

Despite showing early pace at Red Star Raceway, Deon Holliday Jnr’s MotorMart VW Challenge Round 5 weekend ended abruptly on Friday afternoon. An engine failure on his Monitor Net Volkswagen Polo saw him retiring early during the second practice session. Up to that point he was occupying second place on the time sheets while making inroads in Stiaan Kriel’s advantage. With no spare parts available, Holliday Jnr did have the option of taking over his dad’s Volkswagen Polo. Although this…

Comfortable clean sweep for Kriel at Red Star

Stiaan Kriel celebrated a dream weekend at Red Star Raceway in Round 5 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge. The MotorMart Klerksdorp Class B driver took home a full house of points for his pole position, two race wins and two fastest laps on July 19-20. On track Kriel was unchallenged from the start of Friday morning’s practice sessions. The Friday afternoon withdrawal of rival Deon Holliday Jnr due to an engine failure also aided his cause for rest of…