Zwartkops Raceway will see Quinton Needham’s final MotorMart VW Challenge appearance. Picture: Paul Blackburn

Final Challenge for Needham

Quinton Needham will be competing at the Zwartkops Raceway season finale of the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge as privateer driver. Saturday, November 10 will also be his final campaign in the category prior to his move to the United States of America. On Monday, November 5, the MotorMart Racing Team announced that the season finale will see them implementing changes ahead of their 2019 campaign. With Needham’s move abroad, this saw him omitted from the team’s line-up, but he still…

Mohamed Dangor made steady improvements throughout 2018 and is looking forward to moving up the Challenge ranks. Picture: Paul Blackburn

MotorMart Racing Team focussed before season finale

A whirlwind debut season for the MotorMart Racing Team ends at Zwartkops Raceway on November 9-10 with Round 8 of the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge championship. Team owner and Class B driver Mohamed Dangor takes us through the season to date: “It was a baptism of fire during the first half of the season for us, but we’ve seen a host of good results of late. We’ve thoroughly enjoyed our debut season. The level of competition in this category is…

Mohamed Dangor’s best result of the day came in Race 1 where he finished in sixth place in Class B. Picture: Paul Blackburn

Double points for both MotorMart drivers at Zwartkops Challenge

Round 7 of the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge saw the MotorMart Racing team shaking off their reliability blues with a host of points added to their championship tally. Both Mohamed Dangor and Quinton Needham secured double-points finishes at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, October 20; another first for the team in their debut season.   Mid-pack magic for Mohamed Mohamed Dangor was confident heading into his second competitive visit to Zwartkops Raceway. This was validated with him showing improvements during Friday’s…

Mohamed Dangor has become a formidable force in the Class B field during 2018. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

MotorMart Racing Team aiming for strong results at penultimate Challenge

Following a rollercoaster season the MotorMart Racing Team is looking to end the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge on a high. The final two rounds of the season will both be taking place at Zwartkops Raceway within three weeks of each other; the first of these will see the team in action on Saturday, October 20. “It has been a very successful debut season for us, both on-track and on the corporate side” says the Klerksdorp dealership owner and Class B…

Mohamed Dangor brought home another 2 points-paying finishes in his debut season - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

MotorMart Racing Team pushing hard at Phakisa

Whatever the result, the MotorMart Racing Team always brings a fair share of surprises and determination to the circuit. Saturday, September 15 saw this status quo remain at the Phakisa Freeway for Round 6 of the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge with team owner and Class B driver Mohamed Dangor again adding points to his debut season tally.   Determined Dangor working hard for his points Dangor looked competitive throughout Friday’s practice sessions and was eager to get into Saturday’s business…