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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT PASS WITH FLYING COLOURS – SASOL GTC SERIES.

    Pretoria’s Zwartkops International Raceway plays host to final GTC battle of 2017
    Torrential rain causes most challenging conditions of the entire season
    Volkswagen’s Mathew Hodges and Daniel Rowe successfully complete first full season of SA’s premier circuit racing formula
    GTC 2 champion Keagan Masters...

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    VOLKSWAGEN AIMING TO END TOUGH SEASON ON A HIGH – SASOL GTC SERIES.

    Final round of the 2017 Sasol GTC Series to be contested at Zwartkops
    Volkswagen Motorsport on form following overall victory at the previous round
    Keagan Masters already crowned GTC2 champion

    The Volkswagen Motorsport squad will want to repeat their winning performance from earlier this month when...

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    Top Two Finalists to Battle it out at Aldo Scribante Racetrack

    2017 Volkswagen Driver Search hopefuls, Talha Moosajee and Raais Asmal to battle it out for top spot this coming weekend
    The winner will earn themselves a spot in the 2018 Volkswagen Motorsport Driver Team

    Top two finalists Thalha Moosajee and Raais Asmal are close to realising their dream of becoming a...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT TURNS THE TABLES TO DOMINATE AT KYALAMI – SASOL GTC SERIES.

    Overall victory for Mathew Hodges following two close battles
    Third overall for Daniel Rowe
    GTC2 Championship for Keagan Masters

    Some days at the races are better than others, and Round 8 of the 2017 Sasol GTC series was a particularly good one for Volkswagen Motorsport. Mathew Hodges...

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    ACTION AND DRAMA THE ORDER OF THE DAY – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Action-packed season draws to a close
    Champion Devin Robertson misses out on final weekend
    Juan Gerber claims Masters title and second on the overall points ladder
    Darren Oates takes maiden victory in race two
    Volkswagen’s Mogotsi and Vazhure end season on a high

    Close racing that keep spectators on the edge...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT AIMING TO FINISH STRONG – SASOL GTC SERIES.

    Just two rounds remain in the 9-round 2017 Sasol GTC Series
    Penultimate round to be contested on iconic Kyalami Grand Prix circuit
    Volkswagen’s Daniel Rowe and Mathew Hodges keen to convert good pace into more podium results
    Volkswagen Golf GTi’s hoping to continue with dominant form in GTC2
    Keagan Masters...

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    FINAL BATTLE FOR 2017 AT THE SPIRITUAL HOME OF MOTORSPORT – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Kyalami to host the final battle of the 2017 Engen Volkswagen Cup
    Devin Robertson already crowned champion
    Tough 3-way battle expected for second place on the points table
    Volkswagen’s Mogotsi set to finish maiden season on a high

    Kyalami is widely regarded as the spiritual home of motor...

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    FINALISTS TO BATTLE IT OUT FOR THE 2017 VOLKSWAGEN DRIVER SEARCH ARE NAMED.

    The names of the two finalists that will compete for Driver Search glory are Talha Moosajee and Raais Asmal
    Asmal and Moosajee to compete in Port Elizabeth 3-Hour Endurance race in November
    Ultimate winner could earn a drive with Volkswagen Motorsport in the 2018 Engen Volkswagen Cup
    Winner to be...

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    VOLKSWAGEN DRIVER SEARCH 2017 SHIFTS GEARS AS 8 CANDITATES PROGRESS TO SECOND PHASE.

    Fourteen racing-driver hopefuls selected for 2017 Volkswagen Driver Search
    Eight moves on to second phase after initial elimination round
    Two more days of tough testing remain
    Overall winner could join 2016 Driver Search winner Jonathan Mogotsi in the official Volkswagen Motorsport squad...

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    MOTORSPORT THE WINNER AFTER EXCITING WEEKEND OF RACING – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP.

    Close racing between evenly-matched Polos provides highlight of the weekend
    Devin Robertson claims Engen Volkswagen Cup title
    Lady driver Tasmin Pepper returns to winning ways
    Volkswagen’s Kuda Vazhure records season-best 5th in Race 1

    As has become the norm in 2017, the Engen Volkswagen Cup...

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    VOLKSWAGEN GTC RACECARS INVOLVED IN TOUGH BATTLE IN THE CAPE – SASOL GTC SERIES.

    Cape Town’s Killarney Raceway the scene for Round 7 of the 2017 Sasol GTC Series
    Both Volkswagen Motorsport’s Mathew Hodges and Daniel Rowe involved in tough battles
    Volkswagen’s Keagan Masters moves closer to first GTC2 title despite a setback in race one
    Golf GTi continues to dominate in...

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    ONE-MAKE SERIES SET TO CONTINUE TO THRILL THE CROWDS – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Passionate Cape Town fans looking forward to more close racing
    One-make series responsible for biggest circuit racing spectacle in 2017
    Devin Robertson looking to continue with good form
    Penultimate round could prove pivotal when points are added
    Volkswagen Motorsport’s Jonathan Mogotsi eyeing a...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT RETURNS TO CAPE TOWN FOR THE SECOND TIME IN 2017 – SASOL GTC SERIES

    Volkswagen’s Daniel Rowe and Mathew Hodges looking forward to Round 7 of the Sasol GTC Series
    Killarney Raceway to play host to SA’s premier circuit racing formula for the second time in 2017 after also hosting the opening round
    Both Hodges and Rowe fresh from podium finishes at...

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    DOMINANT DRIVE BY DEVIN ROBERTSON DURING ROUND 6 OF THE ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Zwartkops hosted South Africa’s closest racing formula for the second time in 2017
    Robertson extends his championship points lead with a perfect performance including pole position and three consecutive race wins
    Juan Gerber and Jeffrey Kruger complete the podium on the day
    The rise of Volkswagen...

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    PODIUM FINISHES AND VICTORIES FOR VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT SQUAD AT ROUND 6 OF THE SASOL GTC SERIES AT ZWARTKOPS RACEWAY

    Podium finish for Mathew Hodges in Race 1
    Another podium finish for teammate Daniel Rowe in Race 2
    Dominant performance from Keagan Masters included fastest lap in qualifying and two race wins in GTC2 Category
    GTC2 title within Masters’ grasp with just two...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT PREPARES FOR BATTLE AT SHORT ZWARTKOPS RACEWAY – SASOL GTC SERIES

    Zwartkops Raceway to host Round 6 of SA’s premier circuit racing series
    GTC2 driver Keagan Masters aiming to consolidate his championship lead
    Mdakane hungry for another victory
    Volkswagen SA express concern over direction taken by Sasol GTC management

    The 2.5 kilometers that make...

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    ROBERTSON STILL IN CHARGE WITH MOGOTSI RAPIDLY RISING THROUGH THE RANKS – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Engen Volkswagen Cup returns to popular Zwartkops Raceway for the second time in 2017
    Round 6 could be pivotal in overall championship outcome
    Devin Robertson still holds a commanding lead despite a poor result during Round 5
    All eyes will be on Volkswagen Motorsport’s Jonathan...

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    MAIDEN VICTORY FOR MOGOTSI AND SPECTACULAR RACING THE HIGHLIGHTS OF VOLKSWAGEN NATIONAL RACE DAY – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Full field of 22 Volkswagen Polos provided epic spectacle
    Volkswagen’s investment bears fruit with Jonathan Mogotsi claiming maiden career victory
    Juan Gerber the big winner on the day ahead of Mogotsi and Darren Oates

    Close racing with only fractions...

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    VOLKSWAGEN NATIONAL RACE DAY PROVIDES MIXED EMOTIONS FOR HOSTS VOLKSWAGEN – SASOL GTC SERIES

    Mathew Hodges claims yet another podium
    Unfortunate incident robbed Daniel Rowe of good points finish
    Jettas provide great spectacle for loyal fans at the home of Volkswagen
    Keagan Masters narrowly missed out on a GTC2 victory

    It was a weekend of mixed emotions for the hosts...

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    IS THE CREAM FINALLY STARTING TO FLOAT TO THE TOP?  – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Round 5 to be hosted by Volkswagen at the Aldo Scribante circuit
    Devin Robertson has some daylight between himself and the chasing pack
    One-make series set to thrill Volkswagen fans in Port Elizabeth
    Volkswagen’s own Mogotsi and Vazhure keen to impress

    After 4 hotly contested rounds of South...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT RETURNS TO THE HOME OF VOLKSWAGEN FOR THE NATIONAL RACE DAY IN PORT ELIZABETH – SASOL GTC SERIES

    Volkswagen Motorsport looking forward to perform at the home of Volkswagen in Port Elizabeth
    Volkswagen to also play host to the National Race Day
    GTC drivers Hodges and Rowe keen to perform in front of Aldo Scribante crowd
    Fierce battle in GTC 2 expected...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT CLAIM GOOD POINTS HAUL AT ZWARTKOPS – SASOL GTC SERIES

    Volkswagen Motorsport’s Jetta qualifies second fastest
    Mathew Hodges finishes third overall after tough day’s racing
    Zwartkops Raceway provides a great spectacle for race fans
    Volkswagen Golf GTi returns to winning ways with Keagan Masters claiming the GTC 2 victory

    Round 4 of the 9 event...

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    ROUND 4 LIVES UP TO EXPECTATIONS – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Double victories for Devin Robertson
    Pepper bounces back to take second
    Close racing with only fractions of seconds separating top 10
    Learning curve continues for both Mogotsi and Vazhure

    It was make or break for a number of title hopefuls at Round 4 of the very popular Engen Volkswagen Cup contested on Pretoria’s...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT’S HODGES AND ROWE POISED TO CHALLENGE AT ZWARTKOPS – SASOL GTC SERIES

    Zwartkops Raceway to host Round 4 of the Sasol GTC Series on the weekend of 16 June
    Volkswagen Jetta squad of Mathew Hodges and Daniel Rowe primed to challenge for more podiums
    2.5 kilometers of the Pretoria West circuit guaranteed to provide perfect backdrop for spectacular...

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    ROUND 4 COULD PROVE INSTRUMENTAL IN FINAL CHAMPIONSHIP OUTCOME – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Zwartkops Raceway to host most important battle to date
    Time for those with real championship aspirations to make a move
    More close racing expected on compact 2.5km circuit
    Devin Robertson enters round 4 with slight points lead
    Volkswagen Motorsport’s Mogotsi and Vazhure on the rise...

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    SPECTACULAR RACING AT SA’S FASTEST CIRCUIT – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    East London’s Grand Prix Circuit provided scenic backdrop to spectacular racing
    Largest crowd in recent history enjoyed all the action
    Bad luck for title hopefuls La Réservée and Pepper
    Race wins for Devin Robertson and Jeffrey Kruger with overall victory going to Kruger
    Career best result for Volkswagen...

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    VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT EXPERIENCE ALL THE HIGHS AND LOWS OF RACING IN ONE DAY – SASOL GTC SERIES.

    First podium finish for Daniel Rowe revoked due to unfortunate penalty
    Good points haul for Volkswagen Motorsport’s Sasol GTC team
    Rowe ends day in third overall, with teammate Hodges in fourth
    More podium finishes for Volkswagen’s GTC 2 drivers

    The Volkswagen Motorsport...

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    VOLKSWAGEN JETTA GTC RACECARS READY FOR EAST LONDON – SASOL GTC SERIES

    Round 3 of the Sasol GTC series to take place at historic East London Grand Prix Circuit on weekend of 19 and 20 May
    Volkswagen Motorsport’s Daniel Rowe and Mathew Hodges take good form into crucial race
    East London Grand Prix Circuit to separate men from the boys with its legendary fast...

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    EAST LONDON GRAND PRIX CIRCUIT TO HOST FASTEST BATTLE YET – ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP

    Round three of the 2017 Engen Volkswagen Cup to be contested on historic circuit
    Potter’s Pass and Rifle Bend to separate the men from the boys
    Fast nature of circuit to ensure spectacular racing
    Devin Robertson takes a three-point lead into Round 3
    Married man Shaun La Réservée returns to...

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    ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP DISHES UP CLOSE RACING WITH FULL FIELD OF 22 CARS

    Double victory for stand-in driver Lee Thompson
    Wide and flowing new Kyalami circuit provided ultimate backdrop for spectacular racing
    Close at the top of the points ladder between Robertson, Bezuidenhout and Gerber after Round 2
    Valuable lessons learnt for Volkswagen’s Vazhure and Mogotsi on iconic...

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    VOLKSWAGEN THE STARS OF THE SHOW AT KYALAMI – SASOL GTC CHAMPIONSHIP

    Jettas of Mathew Hodges and Daniel Rowe thrills crowd with close racing
    Golf 7 GTi remains unbeaten in GTC2
    Mandla Mdakane takes maiden victory in GTC2
    Hodges finishes race two in second position

    The Volkswagen South Africa Motorsport team leaves Kyalami as a clear crowd favourite following an...

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    ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP READY TO ROCK ICONIC KYALAMI CIRCUIT

    Full field of more than 20 Volkswagen Polos to tackle iconic Midrand circuit for the first time in 2017
    Points leader Shaun La Réservée to miss second round of the championship
    A tie on the points table for second position
    Two former winners return to the series
    Number of fast drivers determined to make their...

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    VOLKSWAGEN JETTAS PRIMED TO RACE AT HOME OF MOTORSPORT – SASOL GTC CHAMPIONSHIP

    Brand new engines for the two Volkswagen Jettas
    Daniel Rowe and Mathew Hodges excited about racing on iconic circuit
    Keagan Masters returns from international outing in Germany
    Mandla Mdakane chasing more results

    Round 2 of what has become South Africa’s premier circuit racing series will...

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    ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP THRILLS KILLARNEY CROWDS WITH CLOSE RACING

    Shaun La Réservée claims first overall victory in the hotly contested Engen Volkswagen Cup
    Volkswagen Driver Search driver Jonathan Mogotsi gets his racing career underway with a top 10 overall result
    Close racing in one-making series bodes well for future of motorsport

    Close racing was at the order of the...

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    BOTH HIGHS AND LOWS FOR VOLKSWAGEN MOTORSPORT IN CAPE TOWN – ROUND 1 OF THE SASOL GTC CHAMPIONSHIP

    Volkswagen Jettas show encouraging pace after testing weekend
    Mdakane and Masters lock out the front row in GTC 2 qualifying
    Golf GTi’s dominate both GTC 2 races

    South Africa’s premier circuit racing series, the Sasol GTC, got underway in front of packed grandstands at...

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    ENGEN VOLKSWAGEN CUP GEARS UP FOR POSSIBLY BEST SEASON YET

    Season starts at Cape Town’s Killarney International Raceway on Friday 24 March
    More than 20 drivers to fight for coveted Engen Volkswagen Cup title
    Tasmin Pepper returns to the series
    Young exciting drivers join the 2017 series

    The official 2017 South African circuit racing season will kick off on March 24th,...

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    VOLKSWAGEN RARING TO GO IN SA’S PREMIER RACING SERIES – SASOL GTC CHAMPIONSHIP

    Second season of GTC to start at Killarney International Raceway on Friday 24 March
    Daniel Rowe takes up position alongside Mathew Hodges in GTC Volkswagen Jettas
    GTC Production class expands to include no less than 4 Volkswagen Golf 7 GTi’s
    Mdakane is joined by former Volkswagen Cup stars...