Four periods of motorsport

Various vehicle manufacturers will be showcasing their brands and latest models at the festival.

The 18th yearly international Passion for Speed Festival at Zwartkops Raceway, near Pretoria, will embrace four periods of motorsport, involving more than 300 cars and about 100 motorcycles.

Four periods of motorsport
Four periods of motorsport

Four periods of motorsport

Various vehicle manufacturers will be showcasing their brands and latest models at the festival.

Marx pipped on the post by Loureiro for BMW Club Racing Series championship

Marx pipped on the post by Loureiro for BMW Club Racing Series championship

Marx had already secured the Class C title with David Coetzee taking the Class T title this year.
Ken Block burns a lot of rubber at Carnival City

Ken Block burns a lot of rubber at Carnival City

Block’s Mustang Hoonicorn V2 spat flames and smoked on all four wheels.
Kristoffersson king of Killarney

Kristoffersson king of Killarney

From lowly 16th place, he rocketed up the leaderboard and won the event in style.
Lewis Hamilton wins crash-hit final F1 race (video)

Lewis Hamilton wins crash-hit final F1 race (video)

The champion’s victory completed a season of total dominance for the Englishman.
Pedrosa reaches the pinnacle

Pedrosa reaches the pinnacle

In his winning career he’s pushed through the pain of numerous injuries.
WRX descends on Killarney

WRX descends on Killarney

Champion Johan Kristoffersson will be favourite in his Volkswagen.
Moves ahead as finale looms

Moves ahead as finale looms

F1 calendar is also set to expand from the current 21 races to 25.
Commemorative DJ Run revving up

Commemorative DJ Run revving up

The event will celebrate the 106th anniversary of an annual motorcycle road race between Durban and Johannesburg between 1913 and 1936.
Ballington now a Hall of Famer

Ballington now a Hall of Famer

World champion received accolade over the Phillip Island MotoGP weekend.
Ambitious Honda eyes more world titles

Ambitious Honda eyes more world titles

In the MotoGP class, five-time world champion and 2018 winner Marc Marquez will be joined by Jorge Lorenzo to race for Repsol Honda Team.
Turning back the clock

Turning back the clock

Backing that will be a full weekend of racing for more recent historic race cars.
Tempers flare up in Brazil

Tempers flare up in Brazil

Verstappen was ordered to do two days public service for fight.
Gazoo Racing hunt for honours

Gazoo Racing hunt for honours

The 13th and final round of the season once again will decide the championship.
2018 Motul Roof of Africa will be all about extremes

2018 Motul Roof of Africa will be all about extremes

Riders will be taking in southern Africa’s highest peaks and passes, and its beautiful alpine scenery. 
Mitsubishi ASX Sport Limited Edition with R30 000 of Free Value

Mitsubishi ASX Sport Limited Edition with R30 000 of Free Value

The ASX already boasts a host of standard features found in the standard ASX GLX.
Solid show by SA’s trio

Solid show by SA’s trio

Brad Binder took his Red Bull KTM Ajo to sixth in the Moto2 race, to consolidate his third place in this year’s title chase.
Horner extends olive branch

Horner extends olive branch

Vietnamese Grand Prix to be introduced on the F1 calendar in 2020.
Spencer joins the MotoGP stewards panel

Spencer joins the MotoGP stewards panel

The MotoGP stewards panel has three people, the chairman and two other stewards.
Zwartkops explodes with action

Zwartkops explodes with action

Biggest entry will be sports and saloon car race with 40 taking to the tarmac.
SA Cross Country Series champions

SA Cross Country Series champions

A second place in the race bagged the season’s FIA Class title for Toyota Gazoo Hilux team Henk Lategan and Barry White.
Perfect Historic Tour finish

Perfect Historic Tour finish

Youngster Kruger makes name for himself in SKF Pre-1966 Legend Saloon Cars.
It is close but Brad Binder takes top honours in Australia

It is close but Brad Binder takes top honours in Australia

Fellow South African Steven Odendaal finished 17th.
Over to the constructors

Over to the constructors

Mercedes needs only 16 points in the last two races to beat Ferrari.
Historic Tour’s engines on

Historic Tour’s engines on

Running at the back of the field, the Little Giants category should be exciting.
Five classes to be decided

Five classes to be decided

Lategan and White will be fighting it out in the FIA class title with De Villiers and Murphy.

 

 

 

 

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