Motul Clubmans returns to Phakisa

Round 6 of the MOTUL Clubmans Championship is set to return to the iconic Phakisa Freeway, Free State Province, on 17 August, with the championship still very much up for grabs. Fielding a smaller grid than usual, the Clubmans will join the BMW Car Club Gauteng at their third Bridgestone BMW Track and Race Day, for what promises to be an entertaining day of motorsport. Heading into Round 6, the Class A battle will see Keagan Pottas (AIPM Honda CRX),…

Engine failure cuts Holliday Jnr’s weekend short

Despite showing early pace at Red Star Raceway, Deon Holliday Jnr’s MotorMart VW Challenge Round 5 weekend ended abruptly on Friday afternoon. An engine failure on his Monitor Net Volkswagen Polo saw him retiring early during the second practice session. Up to that point he was occupying second place on the time sheets while making inroads in Stiaan Kriel’s advantage. With no spare parts available, Holliday Jnr did have the option of taking over his dad’s Volkswagen Polo. Although this…

Holliday Jnr could cause an upset at Red Star

Deon Holliday Jnr is looking forward to returning to Red Star Raceway for Round 5 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge. He will have his sights set on another strong performance in his Monitor Net Volkswagen Polo come July 19-20. The reigning Class B champion has steadily been building his points tally throughout the season with the previous visit to Red Star Raceway marking the closest that he has come to challenging for the lead. This time around he will…

Holliday Jnr overcomes a difficult MotorMart VW Challenge race day to take third overall

After showing good pace early on, Deon Holliday Jnr had his work cut out for him in Round 4 of the MotorMart VW Challenge to take third place overall in Class B on June 28-29. The Monitor Net Volkswagen Polo driver survived an attrition-filled opening race and clutch problems in Race 2 to take home two points-paying finishes at Zwartkops Raceway. Friday saw Holliday Jnr display good pace throughout the three initial practice sessions; opting out of the fourth session…

Holliday Jnr to challenge for the top at Zwartkops Raceway

Deon Holliday Jnr has been a consistent front-runner in the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge will be aiming to close the points gap to Class B leader Stiaan Kriel at Zwartkops Raceway. The Monitor Net Volkswagen Polo driver is one of the favourites ahead of the June 28-29 race weekend to break Kriel’s Class B stronghold “Zwartkops always provides for close racing in the championship” says Holliday Jnr. “I think Qualifying will be key to our performance. If we can carry…