Clinton Bezuidenhout - Glyco - Picture by David Ledbitter

Clinton Bezuidenhout top-scores for Signature Motorsport Polo Cup team

Signature Motorsport came away from a drenched Port Elizabeth with a runner-up podium and third place overall race result for Clinton Bezuidenhout after a challenging weekend for the team of young drivers. It was a weekend of firsts for the team’s youngest driver Altan Bouw, who has never driven the Aldo Scribante race track nor driven a Polo race car in the wet, prior to the fifth round of the Engen Polo Cup series. Darren Oates had a confidence-denting crash…

A level-headed drive from Johan Fourie saw him finish the firth race in third place - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Double podium for Fourie at wet Port Elizabeth Sasol GTC

Saturday, July 14 saw Johan Fourie adding two more podium finishes to his 2018 Sasol GTC tally at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack. Despite tricky weather conditions the EPS Racing BMW driver delivered to solid performances to finish as one of the stars of the day. The first two of Friday’s practice sessions were conducted in rainy conditions providing the VM Innovations team adequate time to ensure a strong setup. The circuit did dry out during the course of the afternoon…

Charl Arangies (Stradale Lamborghini Gallardo)

Wet Weather, Hot Racing at Aldo Scribante – 14 July 2018

Cold and wet weather did not deter a large crowd from visiting the Aldo Scribante circuit near Port Elizabeth on Saturday, when the venue hosted round five of this year’s Extreme Festival. Officially, the premier attractions were two races for Sasol Global Touring cars. Defending SA champion Michael Stephen (Engen Audi) led the opening race from start to finish, followed by Simon Moss (Engen Audi), Johan Fourie (EPS Couriers BMW), Mathew Hodges (VW Motorsport Jetta), Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW) and…

Victory is Round 4 of the Sasol GTC championship saw big smiles on the faces of the EPS Racing Team and created a positive atmosphere which they would like to maintain - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Fourie ready to continue good form at Port Elizabeth Sasol GTC

Following Johan Fourie’s recent victory during Round 4 of the 2018 Sasol GTC Championship at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit, the EPS Racing Team is getting ready for another coastal race weekend. Round 5 of the championship will see them in action at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, July 14 and will provide the team with another two scoring opportunities to climb up the championship table. “We’re pretty much back where we want…

Michael Stephen (Engen Audi) should be the weekend’s Sasol Global Touring Car victory favourite - Picture by David Ledbitter

Extreme Festival to perform on revamped Aldo Scribante circuit

Lap records and unexpected winners could typify round seven of the 2018 Extreme Festival Series at the Aldo Scribante circuit near Port Elizabeth next Saturday (July 14). The reason for the event’s unpredictability is the fact that the 2,48 kilometre Eastern Cape circuit has been fully resurfaced. Formerly known for its tyre shredding capabilities, the track now boasts a world-class surface – which means that all competitors will need to find brand new suspension settings to be competitive at the…