Adrian Wood will push hard to keep his championship aspirations alive at Killarney. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Wood wants to decrease the gap on the GTC2 points table

Adrian Wood will be determined to make inroads in Brad Liebenberg’s GTC2 championship lead at the Killarney International Raceway on May 10-11. Heading into Round 3, Wood in the Kyocera-liveried Volkswagen Golf trails his stablemate by 15 points. This gap he would want to decrease at the Cape Town circuit. “We’ve overcome the issues we had at Zwartkops and will be aiming for victory at Kilalrney” said Wood. “Thus far Brad had been able to collect four wins, but if…

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…

Adrian Wood aims to stay ahead of teammate and rival Brad Liebenberg at Zwartkops Raceway. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Wood will chase GTC2 victory at Zwartkops Raceway

Adrian Wood will aim to set the pace in Round 2 of the 2019 GTC2 Championship at Zwartkops Raceway on April 5-6. The Volkswagen Motorsport South Africa team dominated the opening round at Dezzi Raceway. The Kyocera partnered Wood finds himself in second position on the points table; six points behind team mate Brad Liebenberg. “There is no doubt about our pace” says Wood. “During both races at Dezzi Raceway we rapidly made our way to the front after starting…

Adrian Wood finds himself in second place on the championship log following the season opener. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Strong start to 2019 for Adrian Wood

After being down on pace, Adrian Wood got within a few meters of recording his second GTC2 race win during the 2019 season opener hosted at Dezzi Raceway. He however finds himself in a strong position following the March 1 to 2 race weekend with two second place finishes recorded. Friday’s practice sessions saw Wood rapidly getting to grips with the new Dezzi Raceway layout in his Kyocera Volkswagen Motorsport South Africa Golf. He found himself severely down on pace,…

Adrian Wood ended his 2018 season at the front of the field and looks set to repeat this performance in the season ahead. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Odds in favour of Wood for GTC2 season opener

A new GTC2 season is set to start at Dezzi Raceway on March 1-2. This will mark the second season for Adrian Wood who will be looking for a competitive start to his championship campaign in his Kyocera Volkswagen Golf. In 2018 Wood made his debut in the category; a season he ended by celebrating his maiden race victory. For 2019 it is however a completely different scenario. Various team and driver changes have seen Wood emerge as the only…