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Double win for Ramsay at Zwartkops

Ramsay leads the way

As he did the last time the series visited Zwarkops Raceway, Lyle Ramsay piloted his Monroe Racing/Fuchs Lubricants Polo to two hard-fought Class A wins during the sixth round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge Championship on Saturday, 17 August. Stiaan Kriel (MotorMart/Kalex Polo) was untouchable in Class B, taking two dominant wins, while Farhaan… Read more »

Tight at the top of MotorMart VW Challenge table

As the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge Championship approaches the two-thirds mark, two drivers have emerged at the top of the overall standings. Headed to the sixth round, which will take place at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, 17 August, Rory Atkinson (BHIT Polo) leads the overall standings by just four points from Stiaan Kriel (MotorMart/Kalex Polo)…. Read more »

Atkinson and Masters share the Red Star wins

Bevin Masters

Rory Atkinson (BHIT Polo) and Bevin Masters (The CPS Warehouse Polo) shared the Class A wins in the fifth round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge Championship, held at a cold and windy Red Star Raceway on Saturday, 20 July. Stiaan Kriel (MotorMart/Kalex Polo) was back to his best, taking both Class B heat wins… Read more »

MotorMart VW Challenge heads east

Rory Atkinson

The MotorMart VW Challenge competitors will make their way to Red Star Raceway, east of Delmas in Mpumalanga, for the fifth round of the 2019 championship on Saturday, 20 July. Rory Atkinson (BHIT Polo) started the defence of his title in the best way possible, winning the opening four races of the season, but since… Read more »

Ramsay conquers the Winter Challenge

Round 4 - Zwartkops Raceway

Lyle Ramsay (Monroe Racing/Fuchs Lubricants Polo) has had a difficult start to the 2019 season, with numerous mechanical gremlins preventing him from showing his true potential. He put that behind him at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, 29 June when he won both heats at the fourth round of the MotorMart VW Challenge championship. Jacques Smith… Read more »

Winter Challenge next for MotorMart VWs

Rory Atkinson leads Bevin Masters

Round 4 of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge championship will take place at Zwartkops Raceway, where it will form part of the Winter Challenge Race Day on Saturday, 29 June. Defending champion Rory Atkinson (BHIT Polo) started the season with a bang, winning the first four races, but that run was broken last time out… Read more »

Masters dominates at Phakisa

Keagan Masters leads Bevin Masters and Lyle Ramsay

Keagan Masters dominated proceedings when he made a return to his front wheel drive roots at the third round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge series, held at Phakisa Freeway on Saturday, 8 June. Masters, who is normally found at the wheel of a Volkswagen Jetta in the GTC championship these days, put his Performance… Read more »

MotorMart VW Challenge heads for the Free State

Rory Atkinson

After the scheduled third round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge championship was postponed, the drivers have had an extended break to prepare for their next outing, which will take place at Phakisa Freeway, just outside the Free State mining town of Welkom, on Saturday, 8 June. With four wins from four starts, defending champion… Read more »

Midvaal the next challenge for MotorMart VWs

Stiian Kriel leads Class B

The MotorMart VW Challenge brigade will make their way to the Midvaal Raceway in Meyerton for the third round of their 2019 championship on Saturday, 13 April. Current champion Rory Atkinson (BHIT Polo) has had the perfect start to the defence of his title, winning all four heats that have been run so far and… Read more »

Atkinson extends his lead at Zwartkops

Farhaan Basha and Dawie van der Merwe

Pole position and two race wins in the second round of the 2019 MotorMart VW Challenge series, held at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, 9 March allowed Rory Atkinson (BHIT Polo) to extend his lead at the top of the championship standings. Stiaan Kriel (MotorMart/Kalex Polo) claimed victory in the opening class B heat, but an… Read more »