Drivetrain disasters for Monitor Net at Zwartkops Raceway

It was a second consecutive weekend of frustration for Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr at Zwartkops Raceway on August 16-17. The reigning MotorMart VW Challenge Class B title holder’s strong efforts amounted to nothing due to drivetrain failures in Round 6 of the season. Friday’s practice sessions saw Holliday Jnr setting competitive times in his Volkswagen Polo. He had every reason to be confident ahead of Saturday, however this turned into a day that he would rather want to forget.…

Thrilling women’s month racing spectacle at Zwartkops

The Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria celebrated Women’s Month in style on Saturday, with a full programme of Extreme Festival racing producing great spectacle and some very apt feminine results. Officially, the day’s premier events were two races for MotorMart VW Challenge cars. Lyle Ramsay (Monroe Polo) took both of the day’s victories, leading home Rory Atkinson (BHIT Polo) and Waldie Meintjies (Allwagen Polo) on both occasions. Bevin Masters (CPS Warehouse Polo) and Gavin Ross (VW Polo) took turns in the…

Holliday Jnr eager to beat bad luck and build up points at Zwartkops

Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr will be aiming to put mechanical misfortunes behind him in Round 6 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge at Zwartkops Raceway. The August 16-17 race weekend will also see him pushing to regain his second place on the Class B points table where he currently trails Jacques Smith by 5 points. The defending Class B title holder maintained a solid run of seven consecutive podium finishes; five of them as runner-up. His misfortune however started…

Kriel will seek every advantage at Zwartkops Raceway

With the second half of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge season in full swing, Stiaan Kriel will aim to diminish the deficit between himself and championship leader Rory Atkinson at Zwartkops Raceway. Heading into the August 16-17 race weekend, the MotorMart Racing driver has 90 points behind his name. This sees him leading his class with a comfortable margin of 27 points, but four points adrift Class A’s Atkinson on the overall points table. Kriel has been showing solid form…

MotorMart Racing expecting further improvements at Zwartkops Raceway

The second half of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge Championship will see the MotorMart Racing Team applying further pressure on their rivals at Zwartkops Raceway. Heading into the August 16-17 race weekend, all three the team’s drivers are confident about their chances and motivated to improve on their impressive results to date. Mohamed Dangor has accumulated 33 points which sees him in sixth place in the Class A standings. He has finished in fifth place no less than six times…