Jason Loosemore took the overall honours on the day following a win and two further podium finishes. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Loosemore takes early championship lead in Zwarkops Liqui Moly INEX Legends thriller

Jason Loosemore took an early lead in the 2019 Liqui Moly INEX Legends championship season opener held at Zwartkops Raceway on Thursday, January 31 to Saturday, February 2. This round formed part of the annual Passion for Speed festival and saw Loosemore showing good pace throughout the weekend while he celebrated a race win and two further podium finishes. The bumper-edition roster for the event necessitated an earlier start to the weekend with three of the practice sessions taking place…

The 2019 Liqui Moly INEX Legends season opener will form part of the Passion for Speed festival. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Passion for Speed will see the 2019 Liqui Moly INEX Legends battle lines drawn

The 2019 Liqui Moly INEX Legends championship is set to start at Zwartkops Raceway on the weekend of January 31 to February 2. This will also mark the category’s maiden appearance at the Passion for Speed festival. The inclusion of the Liqui Moly INEX Legends in the eighteenth edition of this popular event is a great honour for the category. Statistically, the Passion for Speed festival is the South African circuit racing event that draws the largest number of spectators.…

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…

Mark and Jonathan du Toit took their Lola T70 Spyder to victory in the 45-minute race for Pre-1968 Le Mans Sports and GT cars - Picture by RacePics.co.za

Large crowd treated to brilliant racing in Passion for Speed spectacle at Zwartkops

Saturday’s seventeenth international historic Passion for Speed event at the Zwartkops Raceway provided brilliant racing, a large crowd and some unexpected results. The event, which traditionally opens the South African circuit racing season, saw mostly historic car racing spectacle, intermingled with some really quick modern-day Supercar action. The biggest crowd drawcards were certainly the SKF races for Pre-1966 Legend Saloon Cars. The opening race started in dramatic fashion, when the Plymouth Baracuda of Jeffrey Kruger shed its windscreen at some…