Rally drivers can take a bow

What strikes you is the vast number of cables and pipes and the simplicity of the structure.

When you climb into a real rally car, like I had the privilege of doing outside Bloemfontein last week, you are instantly overwhelmed.

Rally drivers can take a bow
Rally drivers can take a bow

Rally drivers can take a bow

What strikes you is the vast number of cables and pipes and the simplicity of the structure.

Toyota Gazoo Racing: Piecing together 2019 Dakar Rally puzzle

Toyota Gazoo Racing: Piecing together 2019 Dakar Rally puzzle

2019 race ‘a monumental challenge, no question about it’ – team principal.
Hamilton wins fifth Formula One world title

Hamilton wins fifth Formula One world title

The British great has drawn level overall with Fangio, and is now second to only Michael Schumacher.
Get ready for a close finish

Get ready for a close finish

Things are even closer in Index of Performance Championship.
Binder brothers score credible positions in Sunday’s Japanese MotoGP

Binder brothers score credible positions in Sunday’s Japanese MotoGP

This time out, youngster Darryn scored his first podium place in the ultra-competitive Moto3 race.
Ermelo Rally awaits

Ermelo Rally awaits

The 25-car strong entry list includes four classic rally cars.
Some great racing at last

Some great racing at last

Penalties upset, but Hamilton set to take championship in Mexico.
Michael Stephen surges to title

Michael Stephen surges to title

Young Jeffrey Kruger came out on top in the season’s Engen Polo Cup.
Lewis Hamilton closes in on title

Lewis Hamilton closes in on title

Englishman George Russell has signed for the Williams team in 2019.
Letshego Zulu’s taste of action

Letshego Zulu’s taste of action

She will navigate for racing veteran Terence Marsh in the RedLined Motorsport Nissan Navara.
Bloodhound needs a boost

Bloodhound needs a boost

The vehicle is powered by a Rolls Royce engine bolted to a rocket.
Fitting finale to 2018 season

Fitting finale to 2018 season

SA Cross Country Champs provides for exciting racing.
The heat is on at Zwartkops

The heat is on at Zwartkops

Global Touring Car gets top billing, with Extreme Supercars close second.
Hardy souls show support

Hardy souls show support

Bridgestone BMW Car Club rev up with win in first race.
Brakpan raceway rocks

Brakpan raceway rocks

Topping the show will be races for V8 Sprint Cars with a dozen of the hugely winged and tyred 480kW monster vehicles taking to the tarmac.
Get ready for the 10th edition of the annual Jaguar Simola Hillclimb

Get ready for the 10th edition of the annual Jaguar Simola Hillclimb

Buy your ticket online now to beat the crowd who swamps prestigious annual event.
Brad Binder puts up fight

Brad Binder puts up fight

Binder partook in a spectacular victory dogfight, but dropped back after sliding wide under braking.
F1 drivers exploiting rules

F1 drivers exploiting rules

If Hamilton wins and Vettel finishes below second in US race, title goes to the Mercedes driver.
Zwartkops roaring to go

Zwartkops roaring to go

Favourites set to face stiff opposition across all races on Saturday.
Hamilton romps to Japan win to close on world title

Hamilton romps to Japan win to close on world title

A rampant Lewis Hamilton led a Mercedes one-two at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday to move to the brink of a fifth Formula One world title.
Fans think Bottas was robbed

Fans think Bottas was robbed

Mercedes’ No 1 driver miles ahead of closest rival already.
Toyota Gazoo Racing SA crews invade Morocco

Toyota Gazoo Racing SA crews invade Morocco

Two new co-drivers are to be introduced into the team before the Dakar Rally next year.
Triumph engines good to go

Triumph engines good to go

FIM announces that 83 riders will line up across MotoGP’s three classes next year.
Don’t miss semis of Drifting series

Don’t miss semis of Drifting series

Racing proper will kick off at 4pm. 
Wilford’s Lola T70 too fast

Wilford’s Lola T70 too fast

Youngster Jeffrey Kruger wins both Lotus Challenge heats ahead of Falkiner.

 

 

 

 

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