Adrian Wood’s next goal will be a GTC2 victory. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Wood aims for win in Sasol GTC finale

Ending his debut Sasol GTC2 season on a high; that will be the primary goal for Adrian Wood during the 2018 season finale at Zwartkops Raceway on the weekend of 19-20 October. With a host of consecutive podium finishes of late, the next aim for the Kyocera Volkswagen Motorsport South Africa driver will be victory. “We’ve learned quite a lot in our debut season” explains Wood. “The level of competition in GTC2 is very good and we caught on rather…

Marx taking the Class C lead in Race 2. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Marx defies odds to extend championship lead

If Lady-Luck found a favourite venue to visit in 2018, it certainly must be the TiNCo Motorsport pit garage on Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series weekends. Heading into the penultimate round of the 2018 season at Zwartkops Raceway, Antonie Marx had a mere one-point lead in the championship. With the odds stacked against him while struggling with power issues in his Xado BMW M3, he ended the Saturday, October 13 race day in an even stronger position. “After fitting the…

Sunday’s second race saw Hayden Jonas finish the on the podium following a good battle with Byron Bester - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Jonas calls curtain with magnificent podium

It was a weekend of highs, lows and emotional goodbyes for Hayden Jonas during Round 4 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. The Super600 podium finish that he secured on the Samurai Racing Yamaha R6 during Sunday’s second race will stand as one of his most enjoyable experiences in the national championship. Friday, May 25 saw the team participating in a frantic practice schedule as Jonas explains: “With only two classes competing on the…

Luca Coccioni secured another fifth place in Race 3 - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Impressive Super 300 debut for Monroe Racing’s Luca Coccioni

A host of successful test session along with his impressive form during various guest rides for the Monroe Racing team saw Luca Coccioni piloting the Yamaha R3 at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday, April 28, during Round 3 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy. The seat became available following the first round of the championship. Although Coccioni was announced as rider prior to Round 2, the team opted out of the Cape Town round of…

Hayden Jonas delivered a stellar performance with his fight through the field during the second Super 600 race - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Jonas delivers strong comeback during East London Super-GP

Hayden Jonas again showed why he is one of the most talented superbike riders in South Africa during Round 3 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday, April 28. The Capetonian rider piloted his Samurai Racing Yamaha R6 to a third place finish in the day’s first Super 600 race prior to slicing his way through the field in the second race; nearly making it two podium finishes for the…