Media Release – The “Ducktail” Chevron B8’s of the sixties – 31 January 2015

The “Ducktail” Chevron B8’s of the sixties. True to the era in which they were created the “Ducktail” Chevron B8 made a huge impact in the world sports car racing. Designed by Derek Bennet in 1965 the car was not only unique in design but practical and relatively cheap to run. A very effective racing car from clubman’s right through to the more professional teams. South African first made contact with the B8 Chevrons in the 1968 Nine Hour when… Read More

Media Release – Special Lola T70 Tribute car to race at Zwartkops – 31st January 2015.

Special Lola T70 Tribute car to race at Zwartkops on 31st January 2015. A 1967 Lola T70 Coupe which has a significant connection with South Africa in the sixties will be racing in the South African Tourist Trophy. This car is a tribute to the 1967 Lola Austin Martin which was raced by John Surtees, Mike de Udy and Peter de Klerk at Le Mans, SPA and Nurburgring. The Lola was converted to a Ford engine and bought by Paul… Read More

TV Coverage of Historic Tour at Zwartkops – 11 Oct 2014

Race Series Date of Event Track/Place of Race Event Historic Tour 11 Oct 2014 Zwartkops Transmission Date Episode Time Channel 25 Oct 2014 Episode 11 06h00 & 16h00 Ignition TV 189 26 Oct 2014 Episode 11 04h00 & 12h00 Ignition TV 189 27 Oct 2014 Episode 11 11h00 Ignition TV 189 28 Oct 2014 Episode 11 19h00 Ignition TV 189 29 Oct 2014 Episode 11 23h00 Ignition TV 189 30 Oct 2014 Episode 11 03h00 Ignition TV 189 31 Oct… Read More

TV Schedule – Midas Historic tour at Zwartkops – 7 June 2014

Race Series Date of Event Track/Place of Race Event Historic Tour 7 June 2014 Zwartkops Transmission Date Day of Week Time Channel 21 June 2014 – Part 1 Saturday 07h00 Ignition TV 189 21 June 2014 – Part 1 Saturday 13h00 Ignition TV 189 22 June 2014 – Part 1 Sunday 03h00 Ignition TV 189 22 June 2014 – Part 1 Sunday 13h00 Ignition TV 189 28 June 2014 – Part 2 Saturday 07h00 Ignition TV 189 28 June 2014… Read More