Sunday’s second race saw Hayden Jonas finish the on the podium following a good battle with Byron Bester - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Jonas calls curtain with magnificent podium

It was a weekend of highs, lows and emotional goodbyes for Hayden Jonas during Round 4 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. The Super600 podium finish that he secured on the Samurai Racing Yamaha R6 during Sunday’s second race will stand as one of his most enjoyable experiences in the national championship. Friday, May 25 saw the team participating in a frantic practice schedule as Jonas explains: “With only two classes competing on the…

Luca Coccioni secured another fifth place in Race 3 - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Impressive Super 300 debut for Monroe Racing’s Luca Coccioni

A host of successful test session along with his impressive form during various guest rides for the Monroe Racing team saw Luca Coccioni piloting the Yamaha R3 at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday, April 28, during Round 3 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy. The seat became available following the first round of the championship. Although Coccioni was announced as rider prior to Round 2, the team opted out of the Cape Town round of…

Hayden Jonas delivered a stellar performance with his fight through the field during the second Super 600 race - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Jonas delivers strong comeback during East London Super-GP

Hayden Jonas again showed why he is one of the most talented superbike riders in South Africa during Round 3 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday, April 28. The Capetonian rider piloted his Samurai Racing Yamaha R6 to a third place finish in the day’s first Super 600 race prior to slicing his way through the field in the second race; nearly making it two podium finishes for the…

Nicole van Aswegen riding her Motorsport South Africa Women in Motorsport Triumph Daytona 675 around the windy Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Van Aswegen shows strength at windy East London Super-GP

Following a confidence-boosting return to main circuit racing during a recent visit to Zimbabwe with the Monroe Racing team, Nicole van Aswegen impressed during her first Super-GP Champions Trophy outing in nearly two years on Saturday, April 28, 2018. The event saw her back on her Triumph Daytona 675 around the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit during Round 3 of the national championship. Prior to her sabbatical from racing due to family reasons, Van Aswegen earned the respect…

Clint Seller - Picture by Paul Bedford

Valuable points haul in Cape Town

A new Superbike lap record, personal best lap times and five podiums from the six races entered were the rewards for the King Price Extreme Bikefin Yamaha Racing team after a successful trip down to Cape Town for the second round of the 2018 SuperGP Champions Trophy, held at Killarney Raceway on Saturday, 24 March. All three riders bagged valuable points after a somewhat disappointing opening round at Zwartkops a month ago. Clint Seller was clearly the pick of the…