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Covid-19 red-flags motorsport at Killarney track

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – All motorsport at the Killarney International Raceway and the Western Province Motor Club has been cancelled until further notice because of the Covid-19 epidemic. No gathering of more than 100 people is now allowed The prohibition of racing includes the Power Series, Drags, Short Circuit, Karting, Robot Racing, and Street2Strip.… Continue reading Covid-19 red-flags motorsport at Killarney track

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Killarney racing: Passion for Speed opens 2020 season

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – The Passion for Speed race meeting on Saturday February 8 2020 will be the first event of the year at the Killarney International Raceway, starting the season with historic and modern racing. Headlining the programme will Pre-1966/68 Sport and GT Sport cars from the golden age of endurance racing bearing… Continue reading Killarney racing: Passion for Speed opens 2020 season

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Tarmac Rally: Get to Killarney for the most fun racing on a track

All classes, all-comers, at Killarney track rally day Rally cars v. track cars and hot multiple stages Racing cars also invited to challenge rally aces CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Round 4 of the 2019 Western Cape Rally championship on Saturday July 13 at Killarney International Raceway will include a unique Rally vs Track Challenge… Continue reading Tarmac Rally: Get to Killarney for the most fun racing on a track

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Firemen and hot cars: Get to the Cape’s Killarney auto show

Flameboyant firemen for Killarney extravaganza Get to the annual motor show on November 4 Test a car, take a ride,  listen to the bands, chill CAPE TOWN, Western Cape – Which youngster hasn’t wanted to get up close to firefighters and their tenders? Here’s a chance: get to the 2018 Killarney Motor Show at Cape… Continue reading Firemen and hot cars: Get to the Cape’s Killarney auto show

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World Rallycross final scheduled for Cape Town’s Killarney track

Killarney gears up for big international Three days of track action for Cape Town New stands scheduled for construction CAPE TOWN, South Africa – he FIA World Rallycross championship has signed Gumtree SA as headline sponsor for the final round of the championship scheduled for Cape Town’s Killarney International Raceway over November 10-12 2017. As part… Continue reading World Rallycross final scheduled for Cape Town’s Killarney track

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Volkswagen Motorsport gears up for exciting racing season

The Golf 8 GTI racing car will be back in action in South Africa in 2022 driven by Jonathan Mogotsi and Daniel Rowe Nathi Msimanga and Xolela Njumbuxa will be in the CompCare Polo Cup – JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – VW SA will start its 2022 South African motor-racing season in the season’s opening race… Continue reading Volkswagen Motorsport gears up for exciting racing season

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Fresh perception: Are battery cars on a charge in SA?

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – With the uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) fast increasing in leading markets across the world there is growing pressure on the motoring media to expand on how Saffers feel about there arrival. Well, The Corner recently received a breakdown on what folk in South Africa think – perhaps even hope!… Continue reading Fresh perception: Are battery cars on a charge in SA?

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Truckers to the rescue: Toys for the tots roll in

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – The annual Truckers Charity Convoy, with more than 40 long-haul trucks and heavy-duty rescue vehicles escorted by dozens of motorcycles, rolled into the city’s Killarney International Raceway on October 4. They were loaded with soft toys to be donated to the Cancer Association of South Africa’s campaign for toys for… Continue reading Truckers to the rescue: Toys for the tots roll in

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Women drivers: A tribute to the First Ladies of track and trail

The 2020 Women’s Month and Ford SA are celebrating three South African women for their contributions to motorsport through achievements on the tracks and trails for more women to follow. Support these drivers and navigators as the 2020 and future motorsport calendars resume… PRETORIA, South Africa – Women have been involved in motorsport from the… Continue reading Women drivers: A tribute to the First Ladies of track and trail

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Racing author Mills takes chairman’s seat at WP Motor Club

CAPE TOWN, Western Cape – Western Province Motor Club has said farewell to its long-serving chairman Denis Joubert and welcomed Dr Greg Mills as his successor. Mills races historic single-seaters and GT endurance machines and, according to a media release from the club, is also an international security and development analyst and author. He’s also… Continue reading Racing author Mills takes chairman’s seat at WP Motor Club