Liebenberg was untouchable at the last round at Zwartkops. Picture: Raymond Cornwell

Liebenberg eager to maintain perfect GTC2 record

It’s race week and this weekend we are at the iconic Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town for Round 3 of the Global Touring Car Championship. I have had a dream start to the 2019 season with VW Motorsport having won every GTC2 race so far. My goal is to win the 2019 GTC2 Championship and this coming weekend I hope to extend my lead in the championship with two strong race results. A big thank you to VW Motorsport…

Stiaan Kriel is back in rebuilt car and will aim for an upward trajectory on the points table. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Kriel ready for a fierce battle in Cape Town

Round 3 of the 2019 Falken Polo Cup will see Stiaan Kriel competing at the Killarney International Raceway on May 10-11. The MotorMart Racing driver learned his craft around the Cape Town venue, but competing in South Africa’s closest circuit racing category will present a new challenge to Kriel. Following the accident in Round 2, Kriel’s car had to be rebuilt but he still managed to complete one shakedown session prior to the Cape Town trip. By not scoring any…

Chris Shorter will aim to get back to the front of the field. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Signature Motorsport confident and focussed ahead of Cape Town

The third round of the 2019 Falken Polo Cup will see the Signature Motorsport team returning to the coast at the Killarney International Raceway on May 10-11. Round 2 at Zwartkops Raceway saw the team losing ground in the championship but showcasing a competitive yet level-headed attitude through difficult situations. Heading into Round 3, Chris Shorter is occupying third place on the points table with 46 points; trailing the leader by 27 points. Clinton Bezuidenhout’s efforts paid off with him…

Adrian Wood kept his 2019 100% podium-finish record intact at Zwartkops Raceway. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Wood consolidates second place in GTC2 championship with two podiums at Zwartkops

Round 2 of the 2019 GTC2 Championship saw Adrian Wood continue his 100% podium record for the season. The race weekend held at Zwartkops Raceway on April 5-6 saw the Kyocera Volkswagen Motorsport Golf driver finishing third and second during the respective two races. He thereby strengthened his on second place in the championship but losing ground to teammate Brad Liebenberg who took a further two victories. “Consistent podium finishes are certainly good, but we would ideally want to bring…

The second round of the 2019 GTC Championship gets underway. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Moss, Fourie and Liebenberg victorious as GTC thrills at Zwartkops

The second round of the 2019 GTC Championship has left the battle at the top of the points table wide open after Simon Moss and Johan Fourie shared the wins at Zwartkops Racewy. In GTC2, Brad Liebenberg extended his leading margin over the rest of the field while dominating the class throughout the April 5-6 race weekend. Round 2 also saw a host of entries added to the season. Friday morning greeted the field with severely wet conditions at the…