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Dezzi Raceway next on the Formula Ford Kent agenda

The Investchem Formula Ford Kent Championship reaches the mid-point of the 2017 season on Saturday, 5 August when the competitors make their way down to Dezzi Raceway on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast. After almost taking a full-house of points last time out at Phakisa, Dean Venter (Desco SA / Manitou Swift) now has a twenty-point […]

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The perfect ten

He may have not raced at Port Elizabeth’s Aldo Scribante racetrack before, but that does not stop runaway Investchem Formula 1600 championship leader Julian van der Watt from chasing another two race wins on his first visit to the Nelson Mandela Bay racetrack. Van der Watt remains unbeaten in his RDSA Investchem Mygale single seater […]

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Season mid-point for Investchem Formula 1600 competitors at Zwartkops

Zwartkops Raceway marks the fourth event in the eight round Investchem Formula 1600 championship for 2017 on Friday, June 16. This event again sees Julian van der Watt (42 – Race Driver SA) take to the start line at the championship leader, now with double the points of his rivals. Stuart White (8 – Fantastic […]

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Investchem Formula 1600 championship gets wings in 2017

The national Investchem Formula 1600 single-seater championship starts their exciting 2017 season at Killarney on Saturday, March 25, as part of the Extreme Festival. This is the first of an eight-round championship that takes the open-wheel competitors around the country. For the new season there has been an exciting update for the championship, bringing the […]

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Investchem Formula Ford Kent action starts at Zwartkops

After a break of three-and-a-half months the Investchem Formula Ford Kent drivers return to the track when the opening round of the 2017 championship takes place at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, 4 March. At least a dozen cars are expected to line up on the grid with almost all of them capable of challenging for […]

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Venter wins the battle but Horne wins the war

Dean Venter (Turnfab Engineering / Manitou Swift) did everything he could at Red Star on Saturday, 19 November, taking pole position, both race wins and setting the fastest lap time of the day, but it wasn’t enough to deny Andrew Horne (Xena Chemicals / Budd Power Royale RP31) the 2016 Investchem Formula Ford Kent title. […]

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Investchem Formula Ford championship battle burns brighter after Kyalami

All eyes will be on the final round of the Investchem Formula Ford championship after the Kyalami round failed to deliver a decisive result this weekend. Dewald Brummer (4 – MAD Racing / Ango Trucks / Fuchs Oils) and Julian van der Watt (42 – Race Driver SA / Investchem) will have to deliver their […]

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Penultimate round of the Investchem Formula Ford championship promises action

There are just two rounds of the Investchem Formula Ford championship left to run in 2016. The penultimate round for the year takes place at Kyalami in Johannesburg on Saturday and Sunday, October 22 and 23. One race will take place on each day, creating a great deal more tension as the competitors have to […]

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Schofield claims both Zwartkops wins

Ian Schofield (Investchem Mygale) had his best race weekend of the season at the seventh round of the 2016 Investchem Formula Ford Kent Championship at Zwartkops on Saturday, 8 October. The former champion claimed two had fought wins while Dean Venter’s (Turnfab Engineering / Manitou Swift) winning streak came to an abrupt halt. Venter looked […]

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Investchem Formula Ford Kent series returns to Zwartkops

The penultimate round of the 2016 Investchem Formula Ford Kent championship takes place at Zwartkops Raceway on Saturday, 8 October. When the series was last at Zwartkops, back at the beginning of April, Dean Venter (Turnfab Engineering / Manitou Group Swift) had a day to forget, leaving the circuit without scoring a point. Since then […]

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Great day of racing for Investchem Formula Ford championship

The Investchem Formula Ford championship took to Killarney Raceway in Cape Town to decide the winner of the sixth round of their 2016 championship. The duel for the top spot has been running all year between Dewald Brummer (4 – MAD Racing / Ango Trucks / Fuchs Oils) and Julian van der Watt (42 – […]

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Investchem Formula Ford championship set for Killarney race day action

Single-seater racing action takes place at Killarney Raceway on Saturday, September 24, with the Investchem Formula Ford contesting round six of their 2016 national championship. Six consecutive race victories sees Dewald Brummer (4 – MAD Racing / Ango Trucks / Fuchs Oils) enter the Killarney event with the championship lead. At the Cape Town event, […]

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Dream weekend for Investchem Formula Ford racer Brummer, in East London

Investchem Formula Ford racer Dewald Brummer (4 – MAD Racing / Ango Trucks / Fuchs Oils) was the lead racer in East London on Saturday, in a weekend that was marked by consistent racing performances, virtually throughout the field. Brummer topped the timesheets at round four of the Investchem Formula Ford championship from qualifying, through […]

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Investchem Formula Ford field set for a weekend of speed in East London

  The Investchem Formula Ford championship delivered some exciting racing at Zwartkops Raceway recently. They follow that up in East London on Saturday, July 9, when they contest round four of their national championship during the Extreme Festival race day. The East London event allows the single-seater competitors to open their throttles wide and enjoy […]

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Brexit could be a $180 million windfall for Formula One

Bernie Ecclestone is laughing all the way to the bank as Formula One is on track to gain as much as $180 million from the plummeting value of the British pound, which hit a 30-year low after Britain voted to leave Europe. As the so-called Brexit decision became clear, the pound reversed to $1.34 against […]

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Youth Day shake-up during Investchem Formula Ford competition

Seaoned competitor Rick Morris (8 – Investchem) caught the youngsters napping at Zwartkops Raceway on Thursday. The opening round of race day saw the younger drivers chasing the wily Morris around the circuit as he delivered a masterclass in single-seater driving. Before the event, Morris was in fifth place overall in the championship – and […]