Two super champs to team up in the Tourist Trophy

Two super champs to team up in the Tourist Trophy Pre-1966/68 Le Mans Sports & GT cars. Sarel van der Merwe multiple South African Rally and Saloon Car Champion, and what many claim as the greatest import into the USA in the late eighties, will team up with Michael Briggs who is the multiple Saloon Car Champion of the nineties in the red Daytona Coupe for SA TT. These two champions will drive the red Daytona Coupe of Trans Africa… Read More

Porsche 917 in the International Sports Prototypes – 1 Feb 2014

Roman de Beer to drive a Porsche 917 in the International Sports Prototypes. One of South Africa’s most promising up and coming racing drivers, Roman de Beer who will be racing in the FIA World Championship Formula Three in 2014 will be in action with the new Genie Porsche 917 at Zwartkops on Saturday the 1st of February. This most exciting driver and car combination is a license to thrill and not to be missed! See you at Zwartkops! Tickets… Read More

SKF Legends of the 9 Hour at Zwartkops 1 Feb 2014

SKF Legends of the 9 Hour – The Production street fighters of the Fifties & Sixties What started out as a family saloon soon became the family sports car and then the racers… The SKF Legends of the Nine Hour has a formidable entry for the 1st February at Zwartkops – of man and machine: Just some of the entries: Sarel van der Merwe – 1963 Big Red Ford Galaxie Hennie Groenewald – 1958 Richard Petty Plymouth Fury Mark du… Read More

Team Gunston Tribute at Zwartkops 1 Feb 2014

Team Gunston Tribute at Zwartkops International the 1st of February 2014. South Africa has an illustrious history of involvement with many iconic motor racing events -from the early Grands Prix of the 1930s in East London, the Cape and the Rand to the establishment of one of the ten greatest race events of the 20th century: the South African World Championship Grand Prix. The famous 9 Hour Race meetings and many South Africans’ contributions to contemporary Formula One racing stables… Read More

50 years of Ford Mustangs at Zwartkops 1 Feb 2014

A Celebration of 50 years of racing Ford Mustangs… The Ford Mustang associations and clubs will no doubt be celebrating in 2014 as the year that the iconic Ford Mustang was born. Zwartkops will pay tribute to some seven very special racing Mustangs on the 1st February – “The Passion for Speed Festival”. The Ford Mustang was the brainchild of the “Young Turks” a group of Ford Motor Company US design team rebels under the leadership of one Lee Iacocca.… Read More

Upcoming Events – January 2014

12 Jan 2014 – Brunch Cruise Brunch Cruise days for bikes only, supported by HONDA. These days are available for the public to test their bikes performance and handling on Zwartkops Race Track. Attire for groups B, C and D are jeans, closed shoes, gloves. Jacket and helmet is compulsary. No need to book in advance, first come first serve basis. Registration starts at 07h30, pay at registration when indemnity is signed. Riders briefing at 09h15. Rider instructors available on… Read More