Two podium finishes and fastest laps saw Deon Holliday Jnr making a strong start Two podium finishes and fastest laps saw Deon Holliday Jnr making a strong start for the 2019 season. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Solid form sees Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr bag two podiums

Monitor Net’s Deon Holliday Jnr got his 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge season off to a solid start at Red Star Raceway. The defending Class B title holder made two visits to the podium on the weekend of February 15-16. Holliday Jnr made steady progress throughout Friday’s practice sessions; finishing the afternoon third session on top of the time sheets. Saturday morning’s qualifying session greeted the field with a wet track during which he recorded the sixth fastest time. Holliday Jnr,…

Stiaan Kriel to the MotorMart Racing Team’s maiden win at Red Star Raceway. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Kriel starts 2019 in victorious fashion at Red Star

Driving a borrowed car, Stiaan Kriel celebrated two victories in the opening Round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge on the weekend of February 15-16. This event held at Red Star Raceway also marked his debut in Class B of the competitive regional single-manufacturer category. Friday’s practice sessions saw Kriel constantly finding himself in the top group on the time sheets while finalising his setup for the race day ahead. On Saturday morning he suffered from an alternator failure on…

A host of strong results saw Willie Erasmus taking the honours for the day. Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Erasmus take Liqui Moly INEX Legends honours at drama filled day at Red Star

Consistency paid off for Willie Erasmus as he took the overall win in Round 2 of the 2019 Liqui Moly INEX Legends championship held at Red Star Raceway. Celebrations on Saturday, February 16 were however subdued due to other events that, due to the tragic nature of it, overshadowed any on-track performance at the circuit just outside Delmas. Saturday morning greeted the competitors with varying weather conditions and of course the draw for the grid to start the day. Charl…

Antonie Marx is looking forward to the 2019 South African V8 Supercars season where he’ll be piloting his Xado Jaguar.. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

V8 Thunder awaits Marx at Red Star Raceway

It is a thunderous season ahead for Antonie Marx as he steps into the Mobil 1 South African V8 Supercars championship for the 2019 season. Marx will be piloting the Xado Jaguar in Round 1 of the season taking place at Red Star Raceway on February 15-16. Although this will be Marx’s first full season of competition in his category, it will not be his first competitive outing in the car. During the 2018 season finale at Zwartkops Raceway, Marx…

Jason Loosemore heads up the points log but can expect fierce competition at Red Star Raceway. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Liqui Moly INEX Legends returns to Red Star Raceway

With only two weeks passing since the thrilling 2019 season-opener, the Liqui Moly INEX Legends field heads to Red Star Raceway in Delmas for the first time since 2017. Jason Loosemore will head into Round 2 on the weekend of February 15-16 with an early lead in the championship, but he can expect some fierce competition with a host of drivers eager improve their position on the log. The opening round of the season produced three different race winners, but…