TJ Timing for all race results at Zwartkops Raceway

The Zwartkops Legends 1965/6 “Smokey” Chevelle

The name Smokey Yunick congers up all sorts of emotions in American Motor Racing folklore. “He was a womanizer, a reformed drunk and a rule dodging adventurer who once tried to catch the largest anaconda in the Amazon”. He was also rated as the cleverest racing mechanic who lived in the 1960’s and operated out of the garage by the name “THE BEST DAMN GARAGE IN TOWN”, very close to greatest oval of them all Daytona.
He was a genius very much in the world of Colin Chapman, Alec Issigonis and South African Gordon Murray. He thought differently than most people because he was not formally schooled. He was never taught to think and that gave him his originality. He was honest but (Colin Chapman was) not a good player at politics. This got him into trouble with many of his innovations as they were written out of the rule books. There were always new rules made up on Monday to cover what Smokey did on Sunday.

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The 9th Zwartkops International with David Piper International Sports Racing Prototypes
29TH, 30TH, 31ST JANUARY 2010
FEATURING OVER 300 RACING CARS AND MOTORCYCLES, most of which embrace the Golden Age of Motor Racing – from the James Dean generation of the fifties to the Passion for Speed of the sixties and early seventies.
The weekend embraces:
  • THE STARS
Yesterday, today and tomorrow
  • THE CARS AND BIKES
Some of the greatest names and icons
  • THE LEGENDS
Our heroes, those who dare, those who change our lives
The 9th International will be the biggest and best yet in cars and drivers.
THE MOST SPECTACULAR YET!
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