Challenging Zwartkops GTC2 weekend sees Adrian Wood celebrate podium finish

For a fifth-straight round in 2019, Adrian Wood increased his season’s podium tally at Round 5 of the GTC Championship while cementing his second place standings in the GTC2 class title fight despite mid-season technical changes that were implemented for the Volkswagen Motorsport South Africa entry. The July 26-27 race weekend saw the Kyocera-partnered driver finishing 22 points behind championship leader and teammate Brad Liebenberg, and still with a strong chance of fighting for a maiden GTC2 title by year’s…

Wood focussed to continue victorious form at Zwartkops

Adrian Wood is relishing the battle that lies ahead in the second half of the 2019 GTC2 season. Round 5 will see him taking on his rivals at Zwartkops Raceway on July 26-27 and he is determined to continue the momentum that saw him celebrate victory in his previous outing. The Kyocera Volkswagen Motorsport Golf driver is currently trailing his teammate Brad Liebenberg by 27 points, but is confident following his success at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack. “We have shown…

Wood in winning form to keep GTC2 title hopes alive

What started as a difficult weekend for Adrian Wood at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack in Port Elizabeth, finished with him taking his second GTC2 race win. The June 14-15 fourth round of the championship also saw him keeping himself in contention for the title at the midway point of the 2019 season. Friday’s practice sessions saw Wood battling with technical problems on his Kyocera Volkswagen Golf which hampered his performance. A quick Warm-up session on Saturday morning saw him confidently…

Wood motivated for strong GTC2 performance at the home of Volkswagen South Africa

With Round 4 of the GTC2 championship battle taking place at the Aldo Scribante Racetrack in Port Elizabeth, Adrian Wood will aim for a strong result at the home of Volkswagen South Africa. The driver of the Kyocera Volkswagen Motorsport South Africa Golf currently trails teammate Brad Liebenberg by 18 points with the duo firmly on top of the points table. “Aldo Scribante will be a tight circuit and always makes for close racing. Our goal is to deliver a…

Second place finish for Wood in Cape Town

It was a weekend of mixed fortunes for Adrian Wood in the Kyocera Volkswagen Golf at Round 3 of the 2019 GTC2 Championship on May 10-11. Saturday morning’s qualifying session saw him setting the second-fastest lap from where he went on to retain this position in Race 1. In the afternoon’s reverse-grid race, Wood was involved in a four-car incident on the second lap. The race was subsequently brought to a halt which made it possible for him to return…