Two podium finishes and fastest laps saw Deon Holliday Jnr making a strong start Two podium finishes and fastest laps saw Deon Holliday Jnr making a strong start for the 2019 season. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Solid form sees Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr bag two podiums

Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr got his 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge season off to a solid start at Red Star Raceway. The defending Class B title holder made two visits to the podium on the weekend of February 15-16. Holliday Jnr made steady progress throughout Friday’s practice sessions; finishing the afternoon third session on top of the time sheets. Saturday morning’s qualifying session greeted the field with a wet track during which he recorded the sixth fastest time. Holliday Jnr,…

Stiaan Kriel to the MotorMart Racing Team’s maiden win at Red Star Raceway. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Kriel starts 2019 in victorious fashion at Red Star

Driving a borrowed car, Stiaan Kriel celebrated two victories in the opening Round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge on the weekend of February 15-16. This event held at Red Star Raceway also marked his debut in Class B of the competitive regional single-manufacturer category. Friday’s practice sessions saw Kriel constantly finding himself in the top group on the time sheets while finalising his setup for the race day ahead. On Saturday morning he suffered from an alternator failure on…

Mohamed Dangor made a strong start to his Class A campaign. Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Strong start and maiden victory for MotorMart Racing Team

The MotorMart Racing team made a strong start to the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge season. The solid tally of points and good form shown from all three drivers at Red Star Raceway on February 15-16 have laid a good foundation for the remainder of the season ahead.   Dangor’s A-class performance in Class A Class A of the MotorMart VW Challenge is often regarded as one of the most competitive fields in South African motorsport. Joining this pack is a…

Stiaan Kriel will join the MotorMart Racing Team for the 2019 season. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

A new challenge ahead for Kriel on his return to Red Star

Stiaan Kriel is set for a busy season ahead of him with his first commitment being Round 1 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge at Red Star Raceway on the weekend of February 15-16.  The year has however been busy for him prior to starting his season with him already being announced as part of the MotorMart Racing Team line up. He will also be competing in a new car and a new class. Kriel will be competing in the…

A new look for the MotorMart Racing Team ahead of the 2019 season opener. Picture: Mohamed Dangor

MotorMart Racing Team determined ahead of Red Star Challenge

2019 will see the MotorMart Racing Team take on the MotorMart VW Challenge as an experienced and confident unit. The first round of the season will see them competing at Red Star Raceway in Delmas on February 15-16. Following car swops and class changes, the formidable driver line-up of will be more determined than ever to push the name of the Klerksdorp dealership to the front of the field. The first change will see Mohamed Dangor moving up into Class…