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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…
Sunday, 16 October 2016 17:02

THE LIFE OF BRYAN

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 C day started with a surprise as Jarred Simpson sneaked his Greatsoft Golf 1 GTi onto pole position less than a tenth of a second clear of Marco Busi (Automan Polo), with Ebrahim Levy (Jive/Armein Levy Golf 1 GTi), championship leader Bryan Morgan (Greatsoft Golf 1 GTi) and Christopher Swart (SpongeBob Golf) next up. Busi made best of early commotion to open up an early lead…
Sunday, 16 October 2016 16:57

PURPLE HAYES

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 B action was also varied through the day - Shane du Toit (Golf 2 GTi) fired a warning shot in qualifying with a sound pole position before clearing off to win race 1 by 4 seconds from Scott Hayes (Jetta 2) and Eden Thompson (Golf 1 GTi), with a Peet van der Walt (PSW Sport Polo Classic) fourth after tangling with Damien Lopez (Cape Refractory Polo…
Monday, 10 October 2016 08:00

CHALLENGE WAR LOOMING

GTi brigade set to steal Killarney show The Western Cape Bold Marine GTi Challenge has had a long break since its last race early in September and Cape Town’s favourite race series is quite literally bursting at the seams to get back on track to serve up its usual extreme action at Killarney’s October 15 Power Series meeting. And with just two rounds and four races left to decide the 2016 championships, rest assured that there will be no quarter given nor spared as the season winds up to what promises to be a sensational climax. Interestingly enough, a rookie…
Monday, 05 September 2016 09:51

KING BRYAN IN WAITING

Morgan has one hand on the title The Bold Marine GTi Challenge once again delivered action and drama of the highest order at Killarney’s very flowery Power Series meeting in Cape Town on Saturday. But when the dust had settled, one man emerged clearly in the limelight as Class C man Bryan Morgan left the circuit with one hand tightly clenching the overall and class 2016 championships. National Polo Cup veteran Morgan is indeed a Challenge rookie, being one of several top drivers to have joined the Class C ranks during the year and he has held the upper hand…
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