Chris Shorter - Picture by David Ledbitter

Signature MINI team aiming for double Killarney victory

The Signature Motorsport-run Champion and Ferodo MINI John Cooper Works team heads to Cape Town for round seven of the Sasol GTC2 Championship with everything still to play for in the challenge for the runner-up title position. Although Chris is currently fourth and Brad fifth, there is only a 63 point difference between fifth and second place. Six races remain with fifty points awarded for a win. Chris and Brad are focussed on the two races at Killarney, aiming to…

Johan Fourie - Picture by David Ledbitter

Sasol GTC Championship heading to Killarney Raceway for round seven

Sandton, South Africa – The Sasol GTC Championship enters its crucial final third of the season and with just six races remaining, the title chase is delicately poised between the defending champion Michael Stephen (Engen Audi GTC) and Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW GTC), separated by 51 points at the top of the leaderboard. With 11 wins between them, seven for Stephen and four for Bonafede, the gloves will be off when the two title contenders square off on Saturday, 9th…

Gennaro Bonafede - Picture by David Ledbitter

Sasol GTC Racing Team set on competitive performance

Sandton, South Africa – The Sasol GTC Racing Team heads back to Cape Town’s Killarney Raceway for round seven of the Sasol GTC Championship with their sights on a chasing title honours at all cost.  Having led the championship standings from the opening race of the season, unfortunate sequence of events saw Bonafede slip to second in the championship race, 51 points behind the defending champion Michael Stephen. The Vic Maharaj-run team has been hard at work over the past…

Johan Fourie during his inspiring pursuit of Michael Stephen at Zwartkops Raceway - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Hometown support to inspire Fourie for Sasol GTC success in Cape Town

Round 7 of the 2017 Sasol GTC Championship will see Johan Fourie and the EPS Courier Services team take on their rivals at home on Saturday, September 9. The event at the Killarney International Raceway outside Cape Town will present the team with two further opportunities to improve their championship position while continuing their search for that elusive maiden victory in the series. Leading into the last third of the season, Fourie finds himself in fourth position on the log…

Lucas Bezuidenhout (Pta Noord Toyota Lexus) won the second race for 111 Sports and saloon cars - Picture by RacePics.co.za

Extreme Festival spectacle at Red Star Raceway

The Red Star Raceway near Delmas hosted round nine of this year’s Extreme Festival on Saturday, with spectators treated to ten races on both four and two wheels. The top-billed Volkswagen Challenge events saw veteran Iain Pepper (Husqvarna Polo) take the opening race, leading home Stiaan Kriel (Spanjaard Polo), Wayne Crous (Delway Polo), Waldie Meintjies (VW Polo) and Adrian Wood (Laserfische Polo). Pepper repeated the winning performance in race two, this time ahead of Meintjies, Crous, Kriel and Wood. Jonathan…