The Emergency Automotive Regulations (Regulation 11111 of 12 May 2020) issued by the Minister of Trade and Industry, made provision for the operation of vehicle test centers in support of the automotive industry.

The interpretation and application of the regulations are set out in a Protocol commissioned and compiled by the controlling body for motorsport in South Africa, Motorsport South Africa (MSA) and endorsed by senior legal counsel. This protocol will be used at each of these race circuits around South Africa – Zwartkops, Killarney and Aldo Scribante. A copy of the protocol is enclosed.

Zwartkops International World of Motoring intends to make Zwartkops available with immediate effect for such testing as permitted by the regulations, whilst strictly adhering to the protocol to ensure the safety of our customers.

Manufacturers, dealers and specialist product providers may use the track for testing in a safe and controlled environment.

Zwartkops will not open as a sporting facility and will not be holding any public gatherings nor will it hold any competitions and/or recreational events. Public spectators will not be permitted into the venue. Risk adjusted measures, social distancing, personal protection gear and hygiene measures will be applied.

From June the 1st 2020, Zwartkops International World of Motoring will make this facility available to the public as well. At this stage, we are starting off with only 1 day per week, but will review this should the demand require more days.

Please see below the slots/ sessions that are available for Wednesday Testing:
(3 June, 10 June, 17 June, 24 June)

To book a slot/session, please contact Zelda Verster on 071 670 0585 or email admin@zwartkops.co.za
Bookings will only be confirmed once booking form, indemnity, declaration form and proof of payment is received.

Group Time Pit Area No. of People Price
Group A 09h00-10h00 Main Pits 10 maximum R500 pp
Group B 10h00-11h00 Lower Paddock 10 maximum R500 pp
Group C 11h00-12h00 Bridgestone Shed 10 maximum R500 pp
Group D 13h00-14h00 Main Pits 10 maximum R500 pp
Group E 14h00-15h00 Lower Paddock 10 maximum R500 pp
Group F 15h00-16h00 Bridgestone Shed 10 maximum R500 pp

The forms can be downloaded below or from the Downloads Section of the website:

Booking Indemnity Form
Declaration Form
Zwartkops Protocol

For private testing sessions, please contact Tanya Human on 082 390 6016 or email events@zwartkops.co.za

Kindly keep in mind that, as well as the requisite PPE (masks etc.), applicable safety wear applies (Cars – helmet, long sleeves, long trousers and closed shoes)/ (Bikes – helmet, boots that cover ankle, good riding jacket and trousers).

We look forward to be of assistance.

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