Style et luxe: the Franschhoek Motor Museum is hosting a motoring weekend destined to be one of the country’s premier celebrations of the automobile, combining action and elegance in the picturesque atmosphere of the L’Ormarins wine estate. To be held over February 27/28, the FMM Concours and Time Trial has attracted some of the finest vehicles to be found in South Africa.
Toyota, the defending SA Rally Manufacturer’s Champions, will again be well represented in all classes in SA rallying, none more so than the premier S2000 class, where no less than five Toyota RunXs will take on four Volkswagens for overall rally wins and title honours.
The track running parallel to the perimeter fence is strewn with loose stones and gravel.
The climax of one of the best and closest contested Sasol SA Rally Championships takes place in Gauteng this weekend with the season-ending Toyota Dealer Rally organised by the Pretoria Motor Club.
REVIEW: TOTAL SWARTLAND RALLY Castrol Toyota team claim 1-3 result Full house for Mark Cronje Debut class A5 win for Toyota Yaris
Serge Damseaux and Robert Paisley (class S2000 Castrol Toyota RunX) won a dramatic Total Swartland Rally in the Western Cape at the weekend and lead the Sasol SA Rally Championship by four points with one round remaining.
The penultimate round of the Sasol SA Rally Championship takes place in the Western Cape this weekend with the staging of the first Total Swartland Rally. Just 12 points separate the top four contenders for the overall championship after the first six rounds, so the title chase is poised on a knife edge.
PREVIEW: TOTAL SWARTLAND RALLY (21-22 SEPTEMBER) The Castrol Toyota rally team is gearing up for an all out attack to claim top honours on the Total Swartland Rally and re-claim the championship high ground as the season heads rapidly to its thrilling climax on the Toyota Rally in October. But first there is the small matter of the team’s second visit to the scenic splendor of the Western Cape
The TOTAL Swartland Rally to be held the weekend of 21/22 September in the Western Cape has drawn a healthy 52 entries from national and regional rally competitors. The event is the 7th round of the Sasol SA National Rally Championship and with the national driver’s and navigator’s championship riding on a knife’s end there is a lot of interest in the event.
The TOTAL Swartland Rally to be run for the first time in the Western Cape on 21/22 September, will set the stage for an exciting finish to the 2007 Sasol SA National Rally Championship. The event, that is being run in the place of the Cape Subaru Rally, is the 7th round of the national championship