Engen Audi GTC - Michael Stephen - Picture by David Ledbitter

Who will be the Sasol GTC King of Kyalami?

Sandton, South Africa – The Sasol GTC Championship enters the penultimate round of an exciting 2017 season with the championship title now between just two drivers who have dominated the season so far. The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit hosts the eighth round on November 4, with the latest instalment of the premier touring car series set to deliver another thrilling tussle between the country’s top racing drivers. Michael Stephen, the reigning Sasol GTC Champion, leads the standings by 43 points…

Gennaro Bonafede - Picture by David Ledbitter

Bonafede and Stephen share victories at Killarney Raceway

Cape Town, South Africa – Round seven of the Sasol GTC Championship saw the two main title chasers share the spoils as Michael Stephen (Engen Audi GTC) and Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW GTC) raced bumper-to-bumper to claim a race win each at Killarney International Raceway, Cape Town. Bonafede, having clinched pole position by a scant 0.036 seconds ahead of Stephen, powered to a race-one victory with another narrow margin of 0.149 seconds. Race two, off an inverted grid, produced spectacular…

Gennaro Bonafede - Picture by David Ledbitter

Gennaro Bonafede bounces back at Killarney

Cape Town, South Africa – Gennaro Bonafede gave the Sasol GTC Racing Team reason to celebrate when the Sasol GTC Championship returned to Killarney Raceway in Cape Town for round seven of the touring car series. When the clocks were running for Friday’s all-important qualifying session, the #32 BMW GTC racing car stopped the clocks with a pole-winning time that was 0.036 seconds faster than Michael Stephen, the championship leader.  Robert Wolk in the #41 BMW GTC racing car was…

Chris Shorter - Picture by David Ledbitter

Signature MINI team aiming for double Killarney victory

The Signature Motorsport-run Champion and Ferodo MINI John Cooper Works team heads to Cape Town for round seven of the Sasol GTC2 Championship with everything still to play for in the challenge for the runner-up title position. Although Chris is currently fourth and Brad fifth, there is only a 63 point difference between fifth and second place. Six races remain with fifty points awarded for a win. Chris and Brad are focussed on the two races at Killarney, aiming to…

Johan Fourie - Picture by David Ledbitter

Sasol GTC Championship heading to Killarney Raceway for round seven

Sandton, South Africa – The Sasol GTC Championship enters its crucial final third of the season and with just six races remaining, the title chase is delicately poised between the defending champion Michael Stephen (Engen Audi GTC) and Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW GTC), separated by 51 points at the top of the leaderboard. With 11 wins between them, seven for Stephen and four for Bonafede, the gloves will be off when the two title contenders square off on Saturday, 9th…