Picking up points will be top of the agenda for Castrol Toyota teams on the Eastern Cape 500, round two of the Absa Off Road Championship, on April 18 and 19.
Polokwane, Saturday – Duncan Vos and Ralph Pitchford gave Nissan their third win in four outings this season when they won the Ford Motorite 400, round four of the Absa Off Road Championship, which ended at the Ysterberg Resort near here today.
It was a tough day at the office for the Castrol Toyota team on the Ford Motorite 400, round four of the Absa Off Road Championship, which ended at the Ysterberg Resort, near Polokwane, over the weekend.
It goes without saying there will be enormous additional pressure on Castrol Toyota teams during the Toyota 1000 Desert Race in Botswana from June 9 to 11.
Absa Off Road Championship stalwarts Toyota will mount a powerful challenge when this year’s national series gets underway in March.
After the Lesotho Sun 400 on August 5 and 6, round five of the 2005 Absa Off Road Championship, reigning champion Hannes Grobler and Francois Jordaan (Proudly South African Nissan Hardbody) lead the production vehicle category with 85 points, a slim 10 points ahead of team-mates Alfie Cox and Ralph Pitchford.
Ná die Lesotho Sun 400, die vyfde ronde van die 2005-Absa-Veldrenkampioenskap wat op 5 en 6 Augustus plaasgevind het, is die huidige kampioen, Hannes Grobler en Francois Jordaan (Trots Suid-Afrikaanse Nissan Hardbody) met 85 punte steeds die voorloper in die produksievoertuigkategorie en hulle is ‘n skrale 10 punte voor hul spanmaats, Alfie Cox en Ralph Pitchford.
Coming hard on the heels of an all-time record month for any South African motor manufacturer with sales of more than 11 000 units in June, the Castrol Toyota Hilux team provided for more success at the Sun City 400, the halfway mark in the Absa Off Road Championship, at Sun City over the weekend.
Die Castrol-Toyota-Veldrenspan beplan ’n groot aanslag vir die 25ste Toyota 1000-Woestynren, die derde ronde van die Absa-Veldrenkampioenskap wat van 3 tot 5 Junie in Botswana plaasvind, en gaan poog om die agterstand in die Klas D- en E-kampioenskappe uit te wis.
The Castrol Toyota Off Road Team aims to mount a major offensive on the 25th Toyota 1000 Desert Race, round three of the Absa Off Road Championship, which takes place in Botswana from June 3-5, in an effort to make up some lost ground in the Class D and E championship battle.