The Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series is expected to produce yet again a large field of entrants on the day

Inland Championship – Round 3 – 8 April 2017 – Zwartkops Raceway – Preview

The third round of the 2017 Inland Championship will visit the popular Zwartkops Raceway outside Pretoria for what is promised to be another action packed affair on 8 April 2017. With the various race category championships taking shape one can expect those trailing in points will do their best to narrow the gap on a more familiar circuit. The Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series is expected to produce yet again a large field of entrants on the day. The previous…

Trevor Westman - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Solid SuperGP for Mad Macs Racing

The Mad Macs Kawasaki Racing team had plenty of reasons to celebrate following a very strong weekend at the opening round of the 2017 SuperGP Champions Trophy at the Killarney International Raceway on March 25. On the national front Warren Guantario finished fifth throughout the day in the Super 600 class which included a host of South Africa and Cape Town’s strongest riders. The first race was reduced to eight laps following three restarts following accidents and in the interest…

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Monroe Racing young guns takes experience forward from Cape Town outing

Even though the Monroe Racing South Africa team may not have bagged the best results on the weekend, the experience gained from this very steep and windy learning curve is vital for the team as they set their sights on the rest of the season. The team participated in the Western Cape regional classes running in conjunction with the 2017 SuperGP Champions Trophy opening round held at the Killarney International Raceway on Saturday, March 25. The team’s regular rider duo…

Gous passing the other front row contenders on the outside of turn 1

Race Report – Red Square Kawasaki ZX-10R Masters Cup – Round 2 – 21 March 2017 – Zwartkops Raceway

The second round of the Red Square Kawasaki ZX-10R Masters Cup 2017 Championship season delivered very fast paced action right from the start. Joining the first round of the Extreme Festival on Human Rights day, a public holiday, promised to be a special day. And so it was with a great spectator turnout and action aplenty for all. A few surprises saw a much faster Gareth Bezuidenhout in his rookie year in the club challenging for the lead and overall…

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Fortune favours resilient Ramsay

Lyle Ramsay’s 2017 Comsol VW Challenge Class B campaign got off to a successful start in the Monroe Racing Volkswagen Polo Vivo at Zwartkops Raceway on Tuesday, March 21. This triumph did however not come without its share of tragedy, hard work and a bit of good fortune. The first blow to the team was dealt on Monday morning when a gear differential failure cut short their initial practice session. This problem was rectified and the car ready with mere…