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[19 Jul 2012 | 31 Comments | ]
Rally and Stunt School – Local lessons – Cape Town

So you want be a stunt and rally pilot?
Stunt and Rally school will be launching on the 1st of September and were looking for 4 lucky drivers to be our test pilots! You will receive all the benefits of our corporate package however we will be tweaking the format of the course on the day. With this in mind were offering YOU the chance to be one of our Pilots at the low price of R800!!!!

Strap into our BMW 325i Rally car, get the revs up drop the clutch and …

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[19 Jul 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
“The Ring” goes under – NÜRBURGRING

For those of you that don’t know the Nürburgring, it is a Historical Race track in German, Most if not all tyre manufactures test their tyres on the track as it simulates day to day driving. Apparently “The Ring” is going under and is due to file for bankruptcy.What will happen to this awesome track…
VisorDown:
NÜRBURGRING GmbH, the state-owned company that owns the Nürburgring has gone bankrupt.
The company hoped for a €13-million rescue package from the European Commission but the European competition authorities refused to approve the plan and the firm …

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[18 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Midweek Eye Candi – Summers coming

Every Wednesday we be bringing you the most eye catching girls in the automotive world. From car babes to car wash girls, you name it, we’ll have it! So this week we thought as summer is approach and the weather today in Cape Town is all warm.. We are going to post some summer hotties.. yes yes cant wait for the summer and beach days!!!

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[18 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
CapeSpeed 1st African team to qualify for Formula Student finals

Cape Town, 18th July, 2012 – CPUT’s ‘Cape Speed’ team, the first African team to ever qualify for the finals at the UK International Formula Student (FS) motorsport competition, which took place at Silverstone, United Kingdom, from the 13 to 15 July 2012, has placed 65th out of 132 overall and came 27th out of 132 for the endurance stage of the event.
Professor Isobel Pollock, President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, the organisation which runs the competition, says that this is the first time in history of the Formula …

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[17 Jul 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Street 2 Strip Promo Video – Killarney

Its about time we saw a Street 2 Strip promotional video clip. Its awesome to see that the event is so well attended. If you are looking to get involved in a safe drag racing environment make sure to attend the next Street 2 Strip event at Killarney racing complex.
Please note: Your Battery should not be strapped down like this one is shown in the video lol

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[13 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Ken Block ULTIMATE URBAN PLAYGROUND – Gymkhana 5

Uncle Ken is back on the block. This time he’s making a mess in down town San Francisco. It seems that most of San Fran was closed down for this short film of Ken, notice all the Go Pro’s everywhere and as usual there is some serious smoking skills. If you are as much of a Block fan as I am you will definitely enjoy this one.
Seems like the Ford Fiesta is doing Ken Block proud, this is the 2nd Video it has appeared in. The video clip is a …

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[12 Jul 2012 | 4 Comments | ]
Saldanha Drags December Teaser

Its almost that time again folks! Hope you all going to make the trip up the Westcoast again for the Westcoast Racing 800M top end Drags. Here is a little video teaser for the build up of the event.
The Saldanha Top end drags will be taking place on the 1st of December, so don’t miss out! Competitors keep your eyes peel for registration dates.

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[12 Jul 2012 | One Comment | ]
STREETRACING WEEKEND AT KILLARNEY: Sat 14th and Sun 15th July 2012

This coming weekend Killarney will once again be hosting a marathon of events starting early on Saturday and ending late Sunday afternoon. Saturday’s action kicks off with MSA Drag racing on the main straight from 9am while the oval side of the circuit will have Short Circuit Racing from early morning till late into the afternoon. The day’s event will be followed by Street2Strip from 6pm till 10.30pm and on Sunday there will be a Streetcar Track Day from 11am till 3.30pm.