WESBANK V8 SUPER SERIES
Behind Morais a horde of talented young riders will fight it out with flying instructor Jacques Peskens Portable Shade Honda now on White’s tail in the championship. Pellet gun shot kills Cape Town toddler. The experienced Wilford hopes to be out in a new Ford Falcon and has a disappointing Kyalami outing to overcome. She showed good pace in qualifying putting herself 7th on the grid for race Read more about Positive Weekend at Z for the First Lady […]. The Kyalami meeting also represents the halfway mark in the season and, for the most part, clear cut championship contenders have emerged in the various car and motorcycle classes. Matthew Merton Mygale started off with a pair of wins and will be a frontrunner in Cape Town with main opposition from the likes of Nicholas van Weely, James Temple, Steve Morris and Werner Scholtz – each in a Mygale, so this practically a one-make class, and that always produces tight racing, like the. Nathan is a street fighter and will come out with guns blazing in what is sure to be an interesting cameo performance.
The Interfile Supersport championship is the one series where bookies would probably already be displaying the “no more bets” sign. Teething problems aside, the introduction of the S4 models will be a boost for the Audi teams and could cause problems for BMW and Subaru runners. One other factor that could also be worrying the Auby clan, with dad Deon fifth in the standings in the ELT Holden, is the pace shown by Mackie Adlem since his return to racing. Durban residents concerned as land invasions increase. Dawie Olivier Sasol Subaru STi has a percent finish record this season but has not threatened a win. Consistency is not a problem for reigning champion Des Gutzeit Mustang and Darron Gudmanz Corvette , but is a commodity sometimes in short supply for Larry Wilford. Whether the Honda will be as dominant on the more technical Kyalami layout is open to debate. But there are a couple of extra reasons to look forward to the Killarney outing with added anticipation.
After a long mid-year hiatus the Wesbank Super Series sprang back into action at Aldo Scribante race track in Port Elizabeth this last weekend.
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The tight track lends itself to close racing and the enthusiasm of Western Cape enthusiasts generates an atmosphere that always brings out the best in competitors. Groenewald is still a whopping 40 points behind the elder Auby, but will be in a far happier frame of mind. Send a copy to myself. Motorsport Network Buy tickets Store.
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VIP tickets are available at R As usual, the on-track entertainment was led by the Production Car brigade. Wins are important for the likes of the Auby’s, Groenewald and Adlem and dealing with the heat two traffic, adds to the pressure and provides a platform for more action.
Behind Morais a horde of talented young riders will fight it out with flying instructor Jacques Peskens Portable Shade Honda now on White’s tail in the championship. Previous article Super Series Zwartkops preview. Get Alerts Save Saved. Pretoria — This weekend saw Clare Vale make her return to the WesBank Super Series after a long break, and she found her pace very quickly. Brothers Marco and Paolo da Cunha are in much the same boat as the Audi teams. Cape driver Kosie Weyers and Brummer were second and third, respectively, in race two.
Durban residents concerned as land invasions increase. This made the first race the only race of the day for the V8 Supercar class.
Veteran Lance Isaacs Honda finally scored his first wins of the season with a brace in the Supersport championship. The Kyalami meeting also represents the halfway mark in the season and, for the most part, clear cut championship contenders have emerged in the various car and motorcycle classes. Veterans Ben Morgenrood JaguarFranco di Matteo Jaguar and Wade van Zummeren Mustang will keep everyone honest, and all the ingredients are there for two robust races. Stage 9 slices open chasing pack; Al-Attiyah poised.
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The Interfile Supersport championship is the one series where bookies would probably already be displaying the “no more bets” sign. Wesabnk points to some hectic midfield duels with the action not confined only to the front of the field. Adlem has quickly found his rhythm and will supet a major contender for race wins.
The Cape Town rider led a Honda whitewash of the podium places in the two heats, and on both occasions Isaacs came home ahead of team-mates Clint Seller and Brent Harran.
There are still one or two drivers and riders, considered prime championship material at the start of the season, who are under achievers and it is around this time of the season that their plight becomes desperate. The Auby’s, however, are probably a little concerned by the fact that triple champion Hennie Groenewald Timken Holden Commodore seriies his season back on track with a pair of wins last time out at East London.
Thompson completely dominated both opening races at Kyalami, and will be the favourite in Cape Town. After a frustrating weekend at the previous race in Port Elizabeth, Clare was looking to bounce back and that she did. Multiple SA champion Hennie Groenewald will attempt to lay the foundation for a repeat of last year’s performance that saw him scoop the Supsr Supercar honours. Seller is, however, fiercely competitive and the battle up front will be one to relish.
Dawie Olivier Sasol Subaru STi has a percent finish record this season but has not threatened a win. The Audi runners all had disappointing days although Johan Fourie picked up valuable points in all four races.
It does not need much to spark the Superbike fellows into producing hugely competitive and entertaining racing. The Interfile Supersport championship is the one series where bookies would probably already be displaying the “no more bets” sign.
With one exception championship serise are still finely balanced and this should lead to some top entertainment and the possibility of high drama at round five of the WesBank Super Series at Kyalami on Saturday June Former champion Sheridan Morias, with a year of overseas experience to call on, and reigning Supersport champion Chris Leeson will team up for Kawasaki.
Published by Sudhir Matai on August 8, It was Groenewald’s first trip to the winner’s enclosure since the opening race of the season, and rocketed him into third place in the championship.
That could spark a pair of interesting Kyalami races. Pellet gun shot kills Cape Town toddler.