2016 Round 2 Race Report – Hankook Formula Vee, Phakisa

The second race meeting of the year saw us all at Phakisa Raceway, Welkom in the Freestate. Qualifying again proved to be really tight, with Gert Van Den Berg on Pole, followed by Peter Hills (Lube Fusion Rhema 2), and then the standout qualifying performance of Luschen Ramchander (Miami Products Forza).

Unfortunately young Liam Pienaar missed the apex on the second sweep due to the 7am rising sun, ran wide and rolled his car on the exit. A big shunt […]

May 9th, 2016|Race Reviews|

2016 Round 2 Preview – Phakisa

We will be making our way to the Freestate next weekend for round two of the Hankook National Formula Vee Championship. Warmly hosted by the amazing folks of The Extreme Festival at the Phakisa Freeway just outside of Welkom.

Some fantastic wheel to wheel action awaits. Don’t be surprised to see a different leader on every lap, or to see 2 or 3 cars side by side in the fast sweeps. This is one of the most competitive bunches ever, on […]

April 15th, 2016|Race Previews|

A Thrilling Formula Vee Season Opener

The first round of the 2016 Hankook SA National Formula Vee Championship produced another close, action packed thriller. The signs where already on the wall during qualifying, with the first six cars on the grid separated by less than 0.2 of a second!

Starting from Pole Position would be Jaco Schriks (Office Direct Rhema 2), after recording a time 0.007 of a second quicker than Greg Wilson (Reflex Solutions Forza). Lining up behind them would be Peter Hills (Lube Fusion […]

March 7th, 2016|Race Reviews|

Inland Championships at Zwartkops – 5th of March 2016

There is much excitement abound for the kickoff of the Hankook 2016 National Formula Vee Championship this weekend at Zwartkops Raceway.

With 15 cars entered thus far, we expect a healthy field with perhaps a few stragglers still to join, and of course, much action.

A promising opportunity exists for anyone who has done their preparation in the off season, as neither reigning champion Allan Holm, nor his title challenger Jaco Shricks, will be racing.

Both Peter Hills and Symm Grobler have […]

March 1st, 2016|Race Previews|