Team Toyota reigns at rainy VW Rally

Gugu Zulu's VW Polo

Severe weather and tough and very wet driving conditions resulted in a shortened VW rally with only 10 stages of 12 completed due to the course being flooded. The rally started in Uitenhage but covered Port Elizabeth and surrounds as far as Buffelshoek near Jeffreys Bay. There were also stages hosted at the Aldo Scribante Raceway in PE and the PE oval race track. The 2015 edition proved to be a true test of endurance for both vehicles and drivers with only 15 finishes out of 50 odd … [Read more...]

Factory teams face up for 2009 SA rally season

The 2009 Sasol SA Rally championship promises to be another humdinger between the VW and Toyota factory teams in a battle that will be fought from March until the final round in October. The South African motor industry is part of the international motoring community but despite financially challenging times has put on a brave face and fielded highly competitive teams. A healthy 35 cars should be chasing the various championships, the field boosted irregularly by another dozen cars as they … [Read more...]