Dewald Brummer got an early advantage during the Race 1 start. Picture by Raymond Cornwell

Debutant Brummer victorious in thrilling Motul Clubmans season opener

Round 1 of the Motul Clubmans Championship got underway on February 15-16, at the fast and technical Red Star Raceway.  Three practice sessions on Friday allowed drivers the opportunity to get to grips with the cooler conditions, resulting from the adverse Gauteng weather experienced in the lead up to the weekend. Despite heavy rain clouds present over the circuit on Friday, the track remained dry throughout the practice day. On Saturday morning nineteen competitors took to the track for the…

Liqui Moly INEX Legends announce exciting eleven-round calendar for 2019

An action-packed season awaits the competitors and supporters of INEX Legends Championship. The regional category will again enjoy title sponsorship from Liqui Moly South Africa for the 2019 championship which will consist of eleven rounds; each featuring three races. Five different venues will play host to the category during the season. As has become customary, Zwartkops Raceway will be hosting three rounds with the season opener coinciding with the annual Passion for Speed event at the start of February. The…

Antonie Marx during Round 4 in his Atomic Oil BMW M3 - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Midway point in season sees Marx in strong position

With the halfway point in the 2018 Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series Championship reached, things are dead-even at the top of the championship. Antonie Marx finds himself as joint-leader in the overall championship heading into Round 5 at Zwartkops Raceway just outside Centurion. Will he be able to emerge as undisputed leader following the Saturday, July 21 race day? Although Round 4 at Midvaal Raceway saw him only collecting points from the lower positions in Class C, he still holds…

Antonie Marx had to work his way from almost at the back of the field during both races at Midvaal Raceway - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Tough day at Midvaal Raceway for Marx sees him emerge as championship leader

Although Round 4 of the 2018 Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series at Midvaal Raceway did not live up to Antonie Marx’s expectations, he did manage to retain his Class C lead as well as emerge as joint overall championship leader. Saturday, June 2 saw Marx go home with two lesser-points finishes, but the retirement of Class B leader Paulo Loureiro sees him in a good position heading into the second half of the season. Friday’s untimed practice sessions saw Marx…

Stiaan Kriel leading the MotorMart VW Challenge pack on his way to his fifth lights-to-flag victory of the 2018 season - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Solid weekend for Kriel at Midvaal sees him closing in on the championship lead

Stiaan Kriel improved his position in the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge championship at Midvaal Raceway ahead of the mid-season break. Round 4 of the championship saw the Pozidrive / Kalex Volkswagen Polo driver come home with a set of good results inclusive of a race victory. Kriel utilised the latter two of Friday’s three untimed practice sessions to fine tune the setup of his car. He ended the day as one of the firm favourites to deliver a strong result,…