The day’s quickest lap times should be set during the races for Pre-1974 International Sports Prototypes, led by the Genie Lola T70 of Roman de Beer
The event’s largest fields will appear in the races for Marlboro Crane Hire Pre-80 Saloon Cars.
Top entries will be those of Colin Ellison (Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint), Paige Lindenberg (Ford Fairlane), Johann Smith (Mazda Carella RS), Jannie van Rooyen (VW Scirocco), Barry Nel (Datsun 1600J), Jan Jacobs (Alfa Romeo GT Junior), Djurk Venter (Ford Escort) and Johan van der Walt (Mercedes-Benz 280E).
The unique Metal Used Parts Alfa versus Mercedes-Benz races should see Franco di Matteo start as victory favourite in his Deltec Batteries Alfa GT.
Behind him, there should be a fight between people like Louis Baartman (Alfa Romeo GT Junior), Koos Louw (Mercedes-Benz W123), Hubi von Moltke (Mercedes-Benz 280CE), Jose Vasques (Mercedes-Benz 280) and Corrie Tolmay (Alfa Berlina).
The day’s only handicap events will be races in the Historic Pursuit Series, with a large and widely varied field in action.
Front runners should be Douw Raimondo (Porsche 944), Johan Swanepoel (Fiat 124 Sport Coupe), Les McLeod (MGB Roadster), Stuart Grant (Mercedes-Bens 190E), Machiel Oberholzer (Mercedes-Benz 190E), Rob Clark (Citroen CX2200), Ray Cornelissen (TVR Vixen) and Michael Thompson (For Capri).
Rounding out events will be two Sabat Lotus Challenge races, with the victory favourites to include Jaffrey Kruger (Lotus 7), Thomas Falkiner (Taylon 7), Curtis van Biljon (Birkin 7), Rob Gearing (Birkin 7), David Jermy (Taylon 7) and Jannie van Niekerk (Birkin 7).
The Zwartkops gates will be open from 7am, with qualifying sessions early in the morning.
Racing proper will commence at 09:50 am.
Admission will cost R90 per adult and R70 per student, with kids under the age of 12 going in for free.
Food and drink will be on sale or you can take your own, everybody is welcome to visit the pits on foot, and the Zwartkops Mini Moke taxi trains will run between the pit gate and the various grandstands throughout the day.
For more information, call the Zwartkops Raceway office at 012 384 2299 or 082 390 6016.