• Jaguar Simola Hillclimb entries open

    Entries for the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb are now officially open and as usual, it’s looking to be the premier event on the calendar once more. Last year 144 entries set off on the twisting course. With limited entries available the “by invitation only” event has the cream of the...
  • Why Porsche breaking the Nurburgring record is a big deal

    By now the news is out, Porsche just broke the Lamborghini’s record with a shattering time of 6:47.3 That’s almost five seconds faster than the Sant’Agata attempt.  The handful of road legal vehicles have bested this time and the Porsche, lest we forget, is a full production model, unlike...
  • Jaguar wins at Goodwood

    In a strange twist of irony, Jaguar has won a hill climb, but not the one they support locally. The Goodwood festival of Speed. It was an eye candy filled weekend with cars ranging from 90 year old Bugatti’s to Formula one cars of various backgrounds, all rich in...
  • Kelvin Van De Linde reigns supreme at Nurburgring 24

    Coming in first place after a flawless performance, the South African made history to become the first ever African to win at the famed and treacherous Nurburgring 24 Hour. It was, of course ,a team effort with his co-drivers Christpher Mies, Markus Winkelhock and Connor De Phillippi and him...
  • Jaguar to launch Special Edition F-Type at the 2017 Simola Hill Climb.

    Last year it was the all new F-Pace and this year its Jaguars tech laden 423kW Jaguar F-Type, as well as a limited edition 294kW F-Type being launched at the annual Simola Hill Climb. “The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb is an excellent opportunity to showcase a car like the Jaguar...
  • VW Cup provides closest racing at Extreme Festival

    The Extreme Festival kicked off SA’s premier motosport class. We take a closer look at some of the results. Bikes Multiple national champion Clint Seller (MiWay Yamaha Racing R1) signalled his return to form at Killarney on Saturday when he won both 1000cc races at the opening round of...
  • Sebastian Vettel defeats Lewis Hamilton at Formula 1 season opener

      Formula 1 Vettel leap frogged Hamilton in the pitstops and went on to win with Hamilton fending off new team-mate Valtteri Bottas in third. “It was about time,” said Marchionne, Ferrari Team boss after the race. “We’ve been waiting for this victory for almost a year and a...
  • Extreme Festival kicks off this weekend

      The SA Motorsport season kicks off this Saturday the 25th at Killarney Raceway in Cape Town with the first round of the 2017 Extreme Festival. It will also be the first time that the fast growing Super GP will be running alongside the Festival. Lots of new drivers...
  • Jaguar Simola Hillclimb gets a different kind of American muscle.

    The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb has grown in leaps every year with last year being Jaguar’s biggest and most prestigious race meeting since its inception. So prestigious in fact it’s now considered the premier motorsport event on the calendar. With rugby players, international actors and media all eager to be part...