Adrian Wood’s next goal will be a GTC2 victory. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Wood aims for win in Sasol GTC finale

Ending his debut Sasol GTC2 season on a high; that will be the primary goal for Adrian Wood during the 2018 season finale at Zwartkops Raceway on the weekend of 19-20 October. With a host of consecutive podium finishes of late, the next aim for the Kyocera Volkswagen Motorsport South Africa driver will be victory. “We’ve learned quite a lot in our debut season” explains Wood. “The level of competition in GTC2 is very good and we caught on rather…

Marx taking the Class C lead in Race 2. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Marx defies odds to extend championship lead

If Lady-Luck found a favourite venue to visit in 2018, it certainly must be the TiNCo Motorsport pit garage on Bridgestone BMW Club Racing Series weekends. Heading into the penultimate round of the 2018 season at Zwartkops Raceway, Antonie Marx had a mere one-point lead in the championship. With the odds stacked against him while struggling with power issues in his Xado BMW M3, he ended the Saturday, October 13 race day in an even stronger position. “After fitting the…

Stiaan Kriel aims to stay at the front of the MotorMart VW Challenge field. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Crunch-time countdown for Kriel in championship battle

The home stretch in the 2018 MotorMart VW Challenge is upon us. Following his dominant display during Round 6 at the Phakisa Freeway, Stiaan Kriel in his Pozidrive / Kalex Volkswagen Polo finds himself in a good position to get even closer to the championship title at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, October 20. Counting down the numbers: Kriel is 4 points behind the leaders heading into the final 3 weeks which will see 2 rounds at 1 circuit.  With 85…

Fourie’s goals set for Sasol GTC season finale

With the 2018 Sasol GTC Championship heading into its season finale at Zwartkops Raceway, EPS Racing driver Johan Fourie has some very firm goals set for himself. Despite a host of good performances since Round 4, the title is out of his reach. This will however not hold him back from aiming for a pair of good results on Saturday, October 20; and with good reason. The first of his goals can already by ticked off. Driving the VM Innovations…

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Successful season for BirelART SA Official Team

In only its first year as a kart team, BirelART SA performed well in the 2018 Rotax Max Challenge. The team racked up a few 3rd place finishes as well as the 2018 SA Senior Max Championship title. The championship is based on each driver’s top 6 Regional results and top 10 National results. Micro Max was the team’s entry level class, with a strong focus on developing young talent for more intense competition next year. Bjorn Bertholdt did himself…