Midvaal Raceway, south of Johannesburg, hosts the autObarn SuperHatch competitors for the fourth round of their 2018 championship Saturday, 2 June. Approaching the half-way mark of the season, the overall championship is led by Zane van Zyl (Credit Guarantee/Rim Africa VW Golf). He has a six-point lead over Almero van Eck (Nosler VW Polo) who has Louis Scholtz (Car Care Clinic Honda Civic) just a point behind him. Reno van Heerden (KWC VW Polo) is a further four points back with Tony Hyams (Building Code Consultants Ford Fiesta) and Brett Garland (autObarn/Total Honda Civic) hot on his heels.
In class A, Garland leads the way from Jonathan du Toit (Trans Africa Racing Honda Civic) with Werner Pieterse (Scarlet Sun/Valhalla Spares VW Golf), who had engine problems last time out at Zwartkops in third. Andre Dannhauser also had his last outing cut short when the motor in his Pro Auto Rubber/Jetstik Opel Corsa let go, is still in fourth on the log. He has now reverted to his old 1800cc motor for Midvaal. Shaun Smith (Pretoria Noord Toyota/MLT 926 Toyota RunX) and Chris Davidson (Precision Race Technologies Opel Superboss) could be among those fighting… Continue reading