Poulter/Coetzee clinch 2014 National Rally Championship
First in Class S2000 ; First in Class S2000 Challenge; First in Class S1600; Wins overall SA National Rally Championship with one race to go; Wins Class S1600 SA National Rally Championship with one race to go; Manufacturer's award
Volkswagen Sasolracing's Weijs and Zulu finish on the S2000 podium at Polokwane event
Hans Weijs Jnr claimed another podium finish for the Volkswagen Sasolracing team at Polokwane, taking second place overall at the penultimate round of the national rally championship on Saturday. Gugu Zulu and Carl Peskin finished fourth overall and third in the S2000 category, their first S2000 podium result of the season.
Poulter/Coetzee win Polokwane Motor Rally and 2014 SA National Rally Championship
Leeroy Poulter and Elvéne Coetzee (Castrol Team Toyota Yaris) finally broke Toyota’s long national rally championship drought dating back to 2004 to clinch the 2014 title with victory in the penultimate round, the Polokwane Motor Rally, in Limpopo this afternoon.
Polokwane Motor Rally gets off to a dramatic start in Limpopo
Day one of the Polokwane Motor Rally in Limpopo has had more twists and turns than a snake caught in a wrangler’s noose. With six of the two-day event’s scheduled 11 special stages completed this afternoon and this evening, five of the nine runners in the premier S2000 class for four-wheel drive cars and three of the 11 contenders in the S1600 class for two-wheel drive cars have been forced to retire.
Penultimate round of SA National Rally Championship starts in Polokwane at 12 today
Former S2000 Challenge winners Gugu Zulu and Carl Peskin in their Volkswagen Sasolracing Polo will lead the competitors contesting the penultimate round of the SA National Rally Championship, the Polokwane Motor Rally, off the start ramp at the Polokwane Municipal Chambers at 12 noon today.