Luke Hill leading Heat 1 of Kid ROK during the opening round of the National ROK Cup at the Vereeniging Kart Circuit. Photo: Raymond Cornwell

Lightning expected to strike Port Elizabeth

With only a few days before the second round of the National Rok Cup championship, young Luke Hill will be looking to continue the fine form he’s shown throughout 2019 thus far. Having scored a hat-trick of wins at the Vereeniging Kart Circuit during Round 1, Luke heads to the Celso Scribante Karting Circuit leading the Kid ROK championship. As if competing in one class isn’t challenging enough, Luke also competes in the very competitive Mini ROK class, having made…

Willie Erasmus trails Justin Robertson by only five points despite still having to take his first win for 2019. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Close at the top as Liqui Moly INEX Legends heads to Phakisa

Round 4 of the 2019 Liqui Moly INEX Legends Championship sees the front-runners on the points table heading to the Phakisa Freeway with very little between them. Justin Robertson leads the championship with 1570 points, closely followed by Willie Erasmus who accumulated 1565 points thus far. Round 3 at Midvaal Raceway saw Jagger Robertson making a big jump from sixth to third in the standings with 1435 points. Jason Loosemore also finds himself in striking distance with 1310 points behind…

Fast paced battles expected out front in Round 3 of the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series

Fast paced battles expected out front in Round 3 of the Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series

The third round of the 2019 Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series will see the championship battle continue at the Phakisa Freeway in Welkom on April 27. With the single manufacturer championship format set up in such a way to keep the battle on the points table alive until the final round, it is still too early to identify the main title contenders in the Overall championship. The various class battles are seeing closely-contested affairs as competitors aim to get the…

Stiaan Kriel is ready to defend his Class B lead at Midvaal Raceway. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Kriel aims to consolidate Class B lead at Midvaal Raceway

Stiaan Kriel will complete another round of back-to-back race weekend when he takes to Midvaal Raceway on April 12-13 for the third round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge championship. The MotorMart Racing driver currently heads up the Class B points table with 32 points behind his name while occupying second place in the overall championship. The unfortunate events of Round 2 saw him sacrificing 11 points, but he will not be deterred from delivering a strong performance at Midvaal…

Antonie Marx brought his Xado jaguar home in fourth place in Race 2. Picture: Raymond Cornwell

Best result for Marx despite problems at Zwartkops

Antonie Marx recorded his career-best Mobil1 V8 Supercars finish at Zwartkops Raceway when he finished the second race from Round 2 in fourth place on April 5-6. The result came despite the Xado Jaguar driver having to contend with mechanical difficulties and limited Friday practice time due to severe rain. Friday‚Äôs rainfall resulted in the category abandon their first two of three practice sessions due to no grooved tyres being available. The afternoon saw one session being conducted on a…