Holliday Jnr overcomes brake issues to fight back through the field at Kyalami

The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit saw Deon Holliday struggle with brake issues for the bigger part of the Kyalami 9 Hour weekend (November 21-23), but delivering a level-headed performance in Race 2 to record a sixth-place finish. The weekend’s Volkswagen Polo Support Races saw him competing in Class B of the MotorMart VW Challenge and making a return to the venue for the fist time in two years. Friday saw two morning practice sessions in relative quick succession with the…

Holliday Jnr to push for top honours at Kyalami

The coming weekend (November 21-23) will see Deon Holliday Jnr returning to the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in his Monitor Net Volkswagen Polo in search of a solid result in the Volkswagen Invitational race supporting the Intercontinental GT Championship’s Kyalami 9 Hour. Holliday Jnr will be one of the drivers participating in the combined Falken Polo Cup and VW Challenge race that will serve as curtain raiser for the international event. The fact that this is not a championship event…

Holliday Jnr gives Monitor Net a fighting finish in season finale

While not taking a podium finish, Deon Holliday Jnr took the fight to the Class B field in the season finale of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge at Zwartkops Raceway on November 8-9. The Monitor Net backed driver showed good pace throughout Friday and followed this up with third place on the grid after Saturday morning’s Qualifying session. But after four laps the accelerator cable on his Volkswagen Polo broke and although he was running as the chequered flag dropped,…

Monitor Net ready for strong Challenge finale

There is one more chapter of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge that lies ahead for Deon Holliday Jnr and the Monitor Net Volkswagen team at Zwartkops Raceway this coming weekend (November 8-9) where they’ll be aiming for a strong finish to the season. Currently occupying third place on the Class B points table and with the drop round considered, it will take a near-impossible effort from Holliday Jnr to progress to second place. The outgoing Class B champion however finds…

Holliday Jnr takes home good points despite handling issues at Zwartkops

Deon Holliday Jnr fought back hard to improve on his Qualifying position despite handling issues on the Monitor Net Volkswagen Polo at Zwartkops Raceway this past weekend (October 18-19) in the penultimate round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge. Friday’s practice sessions already showed that the car was not handling completely to his liking. “We could not pinpoint what the problem was which really frustrated me a lot. As drivers we like to feel confident when we get behind the…