Victory celebrations for Johan Fourie following a very important win - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Fourie back on the top step of the Sasol GTC podium

A better ending to a race weekend for Johan Fourie could not have been scripted in Hollywood. After starting Saturday, June 16 with a fourth place in the day’s first Sasol GTC race, the EPS Racing BMW driver followed this up with a dominant win during the afternoon’s second race at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit. Friday’s practice sessions went well for Fourie in his VM Innovations prepared car with strong pace throughout the day. Another positive…

Gennaro Bonafede took his Sasol BMW to the opening Sasol Global Touring Car race victory - Picture by Dave Ledbitter.

Thrilling Extreme series spectacle at windy East London Grand Prix Circuit

Spectacular racing, unexpected winners and brilliant spectacle typified Saturday’s Extreme Festival events at the East London Grand Prix circuit, to fully entertain a massive crowd that braved extremely windy conditions. The bill-topping races for Sasol Global Touring Cars saw drivers using their turbocharged cars’ new Push to Pass systems in strategic manner, working  better for some than others on the country’s fastest  circuit. Pole sitter Simon Moss (Engen Audi) experienced electronic  engine bothers while leading the opening race. That left…

Clinton Bezuidenhout - Glyco - Picture by David Ledbitter

Bezuidenhout bags double podium for Signature Motorsport at East London races

Clinton Bezuidenhout bounced in style by racing his Glyco Engine Expertise Polo to a double podium at the fourth round of the Engen Polo Cup series, putting the disappointment of the last round firmly behind him. Altan Bouw, the youngest member of the team, enjoyed his best qualifying and race since joining the multi championship-winning Signature Motorsport Team this year. He qualified his Ferodo and Champion-backed Polo inside the top six for the first time and raced strongly in both…

Devin Robertson - Champion MINI JCW - Picture by David Ledbitter

Robertson’s champion drive nets maiden victory in East London

Signature Motorsport enjoyed a successful outing in East London where the fourth round of the Sasol GTC2 Championship was held this Saturday.  Devin Robertson fought two extremely hard races worthy of a champion as he scorched around the historic East London Grand Prix circuit to bank his maiden series victory. The Champion MINI John Cooper Works, along with Brad Liebenberg’s Ferodo MINI John Cooper Works were on the pace from the first practice session on Friday, setting the timesheets alight.…

Simon Moss - Engen Audi GTC - Picture by David Ledbitter

New generation Sasol GTC cars set for top-notch motorsport entertainment at East London circuit

Sandton, South Africa – With a combined power output of 3600 horsepower, the new generation Sasol GTC Championship cars are set to delight East London motorsport enthusiasts when the world-class touring car series visits the coastal town on 16th June. The iconic Grand Prix Circuit, which first hosted a Formula One race in 1934, will present a new challenge to the GTC drivers as they tackle the country’s fastest racetrack, which features legendary corners like Potter’s Pass, Rifle Range and…