MotorMart Racing writes Phakisa success story

June 7-8 marked a successful weekend for the MotorMart Racing Team at the Phakisa Freeway with a host of good results in Round 3 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge as well a successful debut for the team in the annual Phakisa 200 Endurance Race.   MotorMart VW Challenge Team owner and Class A competitor Mohamed Dangor impressed with sixth place on the grid during Friday evening’s Qualifying session. In Saturday morning’s first race he again kept in close contention…

Marx could deliver a surprise as V8 thunder heads to Phakisa

After a two-month break, Antonie Marx is eager to get behind the wheel of his Xado Jaguar for Round 3 of the 2019 Mobil 1 V8 Supercars championship on June 7-8. Marx presently finds himself in seventh place on the points table and will aim to surpass fellow championship debutant Julian Fameliaris at the Phakisa Freeway. The break between rounds saw the TiNCo Motorsport team putting a lot of effort into resolving their power deficit, however delays in the arrival…

Willie Erasmus became the sixth race winner in 2019. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Erasmus victorious as Liqui Moly INEX Legends thrill at Zwartkops Raceway

A first win for the 2019 season and two further podium finishes saw Willie Erasmus take the honours in Round 5 of the Liqui Moly INEX Legends championship at Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria. Jagger Robertson added a further two victories to his tally for the season which also see him moving into the lead of championship after the May 17-18 race weekend. Saturday morning’s draw for the Race 1 grid saw Justin Robertson lining up in pole position with Sean…

Adrian Wood will push hard to keep his championship aspirations alive at Killarney. Picture: Reynard Gelderblom

Wood wants to decrease the gap on the GTC2 points table

Adrian Wood will be determined to make inroads in Brad Liebenberg’s GTC2 championship lead at the Killarney International Raceway on May 10-11. Heading into Round 3, Wood in the Kyocera-liveried Volkswagen Golf trails his stablemate by 15 points. This gap he would want to decrease at the Cape Town circuit. “We’ve overcome the issues we had at Zwartkops and will be aiming for victory at Kilalrney” said Wood. “Thus far Brad had been able to collect four wins, but if…

Liebenberg was untouchable at the last round at Zwartkops. Picture: Raymond Cornwell

Liebenberg eager to maintain perfect GTC2 record

It’s race week and this weekend we are at the iconic Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town for Round 3 of the Global Touring Car Championship. I have had a dream start to the 2019 season with VW Motorsport having won every GTC2 race so far. My goal is to win the 2019 GTC2 Championship and this coming weekend I hope to extend my lead in the championship with two strong race results. A big thank you to VW Motorsport…