2018 Regional Extreme Series starts with a bang at Zwartkops

2018 Regional Extreme Series starts with a bang at Zwartkops

The weather was not kind at Zwartkops on Saturday, during the opening round of this year’s regional Extreme Festival series. But, those who braved the cold and sometimes wet conditions were rewarded with a full day of spectacular circuit racing. The opening race for autObarn Super Hatch cars saw a huge dice for the lead between Brett Garland (autObarn Honda Civic) and Jonathan du Toit (TAR Honda Civic). Coming into the pit straight on the penultimate lap they touched, sending… Read More

Extreme Festival to kick off at Zwartkops Raceway - 17 March 2018

Extreme Festival to kick off at Zwartkops Raceway – 17 March 2018

The Regional part of this year’s Extreme Festival circuit racing Festival will get underway in varied style at the Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria this Saturday (March 17). The St Patrick’s Day Festival of Racing will cater for nine separate racing disciplines on four and two wheels, set to tackle a total of 18 races during the course of an action packed programme. Heading up proceedings will be two races for autObarn SuperHatch cars, with the combination to beat in the… Read More

After winning both of Saturday’s Zwartkops races, Michael Stephen leads the 2017 Sasol Global Touring Car title chase in his Engen Xtreme Audi

Sasol Raceday entertains large Zwartkops crowd – 12 August 2017

Great weather, a large crowd and brilliant on-track action typified the Sasol Race Day, round nine of the 2017 Extreme Festival, at the Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday (August 12). Heading up the show were two races for Sasol Global Touring Cars. Defending champion Michael Stephen (Engen Xtreme Audi) won the opening heat from Simon Moss (Engen Xtreme Audi) and Mathew Hodges (VW Motorsport Jetta). Rounding out the top six were Johan Fourie (EPS Couriers BMW), Gennaro Bonafede (Sasol BMW) and… Read More