Jeffrey Kruger leading Rob Gearing during Round 4 of the Leet Lotus Challenge at Zwartkops Raceway

Kruger chasing another full house in the Free State

Fresh from his campaign in the Engen Polo Cup, Jeffrey Kruger is preparing to travel to the Phakisa Freeway in Welkom. His next engagement will be Round 5 of the 2018 Leet Lotus Challenge on Saturday, May 19 where he’ll be aiming to defend his championship lead. Apart from one occasion when his Overall championship and Class B rival Rob Gearing took the point-on-offer for the fastest lap, Kruger has added every point available to his name. His host of…

Colin Ellison (Ford Thunderbolt) - Pre-1980 Historic Saloons

Historic Tour to visit Phakisa Freeway this coming weekend 19 May 2018 for Round 3 of championship

The third round of the famous Historic Tour is heading to Phakisa Freeway outside Welkom this coming weekend the 19th of May 2018. Freestaters are in for a treat as some of the best looking historic cars in South Africa, take to the track to compete in a very strongly contested championship. Pre-1980 Historic Saloons The premier race on the day will come from the Pre-1980 Historic Saloons with Colin Ellison (Ford Thunderbolt) currently in the lead in class D,…

Charl Arangies (Stradale Aston Martin Vantage) took both of Saturday’s G&H Transport Extreme Supercar races, setting a new overall lap record at Zwartkops in the process

Extreme Festival enthrals large crowd at Zwartkops – 12 May 2018

Brilliant racing, a new overall circuit lap record and a large crowd typified round three of this year’s national Extreme Festival series at the Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, May 12. The opening race for G&H Transport Extreme Supercars brought the spectators a huge bonus, when Charl Arangies blasted his Aston Martin Vantage GT3 around the 2,4 kilometre circuit in a time of 59,89 seconds. That left Arangies with both the new overall Zwartkops lap record, plus the first official sub-minute…

Zoé Bosch in action during the opening round of the Zimbabwean Superbike Championship also held in Harare - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Monroe Racing female duo heading for Harare

The Monroe Racing superbike team will again be in action during Round 3 of 2018 Zimbabwean Superbike Championship. The Sunday, May 20 race day will see the team returning to the Sables Dragpro Donnybrook circuit just outside Harare. This will also be the first time that both Zoé Bosch and Nicole van Aswegen will be making the trip together. For Bosch this will be her third outing at the circuit. Round 1 of the championship back in March saw her…

Rallystar car

Sunflowers will be smiling

The reason why the sunflowers will be smiling on Friday and Saturday, 25 and 26 May 2018, is simple – real rallying is back! In contrast to the sunflowers, do not be too surprised if you see a few grim, sweaty faces getting out of rally cars, looking as if the gave birth to something painful a short while ago. Rallying, real rallying is back and who else but Rallystar now at the Carousel Hotel Casino is responsible. No, the…