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Wednesday, 10 May 2017 00:00

Oh My, It’s the Cape’s GTi’s

With a superb round 3 in the bag, the 4th round of the Bold Marine Gti Challenge is set to bring the masses to their feet once more this Saturday 13 May at Killarney International Raceway which will also be hosting a round of the Mopar National Endurance Series & Campos 400. This round of the Wingfield Power Series will run in conjunction with the Campos 400 and is not to be missed as the crowd will be treated to some fine display of main circuit action and exhilarating machinery. As for the Bold Marine Gti Challenge its back to…
Monday, 24 April 2017 11:22

Rack Em Up & Knock Em Down

With the dust of round 2 barely settled and round 3 swiftly on the horizon, the Bold Marine Gti Challenge is once again set to provide exhilarating thrills and spills for the masses come Saturday 22 April. With the Wingfield Power series already entering its 3rd round for the 2017 season, the protagonists of classes A, B & C take to the track to settle all scores. In Class A, inaugural champion Brett Roach (Old Mutual Jetta III) returned to winning ways after a long sabbatical from the series. Roach stamping his authority early on in the 1st heat as…
Saturday, 08 April 2017 10:16

In The Eye of the GTi’s

With the second instalment of the notorious Cape Town based Gti Challenge race series steadily approaching, some interesting new developments are unfolding ahead of race day. In Class A, Jano Van der Westhuizen (Kwikfix/Wingfield Motors Polo Vivo) will be looking to repeat his performance in round 1 from the ever quick Jurie “Umpie” Swart Jnr (Alpine Autohaus Polo Classic). Swart Jnr was unable to take the fight to Van Der Westhuizen but remained in close proximity & ready to capitalize should Van Der Westhuizen have made any mistakes. Van der Westhuizen also comes off another strong result in the Engen…
With Round 2 of the ever spectacular Wingfield Power Series approaching swiftly, the Gti Challenge racing series extends a warm welcome to a celebrity in South African Motorsport. The legend himself, Sarel van der Merwe “Supervan” needs no introduction as the multiple SA rally & saloon car champion has a racing career spanning over some 50 years. Supervan began his professional racing career in 1967 with the infamous saloon cars. In 1983 van der Merwe left the shores of Cape Town to venture in International Motorsport in the United States of America. His most notorious victory internationally was in the…
Saturday, 18 February 2017 09:49

Jano runs away with "Challenge"

A very impressive start to the 2017 Gti Challenge Series for the formidable Jano van der Westhuizen (Wingfield Motors/Kwikfix Polo Vivo) in Class A as the young ace took double pole & a double victory from a close chasing Jurie Swart Junior (Alpine Autohaus Polo Classic). The 2 protagonists were the only runners in Class A as Class B refugee Shane Du Toit who joined class A this season was plagued with drive issues in both heats after having trouble free run during qualifying. Class A newcomer & Engen VW Cup competitor John Craig Junior (John Craig Motorsport Polo Vivo)…
Monday, 13 February 2017 10:30

LIGHT BLUE TOUCH PAPER...

Bold Marine GTis set for scorching season Cape Town race fans can rest assured that the 2017 race season will start off with a bang when the Bold Marine Western Cape GTi Challenge hits the track for the first time this year to commence another thrilling season's racing at Killarney's Wingfield Power Series races Saturday 18 February With a first race field set to pass 30 entries and several new cars still in build and due to join the season as it progresses, there are several new combinations set to start fresh battles throughout the field as well as old…
Monday, 05 December 2016 05:11

BRYAN, NIAN, EDEN CHAMPIONS

Morgan, du Toit & Thompson take GTi crowns While Bryan Morgan had long already wrapped up the 2016 WP Bold Marine GTi Challenge championship crown aboard his Greatsoft Golf 1 GTi, Nian du Toit (Cheaper Cars Jetta 3) and Eden Thompson (Golf 1 GTi) clinched the Class A and B titles at Saturday’s Killarney season finale. Du Toit won the day in Class A, sharing heat wins with Jano van der Westhuizen (Wingfield Motors Polo) to wrap up the top class final. Van der Westhuizen had retired from the first race, leaving Umpie Swart (Alpine Autohaus Polo Classic) to take…
Sunday, 13 November 2016 10:05

MORGAN IS GTI CHAMPION

Jano, Shane, Giordano win The Bold Marine Western Province GTi Challenge delivered racing that had a sizeable Killarney crowd on its feet on Saturday as Bryan Morgan wrapped up the 2016 championship, Jano van der Westhuizen fended off Nian du Toit to overall and Class A victory, Shane du Toit dominated Class B and 16 year old Giordano Lupini and Jarred Simpson shared Class C wins although Lupini won overall to be awarded Killarney’s Driver of the Day award. The biggest action went down in Class C, with young Lupini putting his Monroe Racing RSA Bakkie & Car magazine Golf…
Friday, 04 November 2016 12:11

GTI FINAL COUNTDOWN

Can anyone stop Bryan Morgan? Cape Town’s favourite race series, the Western Cape Bold Marine GTi Challenge heads into the final stretch, with Killarney’s penultimate November 12 Power Series meeting leaving only four drivers in the championship frame, but three of them needing a minor miracle to pull it off. For all intents and purposes, the title should already have been tied up, but the addition of an extra meeting on 3 December still sees Class C leader Bryan Morgan and his Greatsoft Payroll Golf 1 GTI being the combination to beat in the championship. In reality, all Morgan needs…
Sunday, 16 October 2016 17:10

DOUBLE TROUBLE

The Western Cape Bold Marine GTi Challenge delivered its regular thrilling action at Killarney on Saturday as each class delivered double winners on the day among several titanic battles across the board. The Class A races delivered perhaps the biggest surprise as Kosie Weyers came, saw and conquered in the first race with his Mike’s Place Most Wanted Golf 1 GTi. Weyers’ task was made easier by pole position man Nian du Toit failed to reconnect a fuel line properly to his Jetta before the race and had to start from the pit lane. Du Toit scythed his way through…
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