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    Liebenberg wipes out 4-point deficit to become champion
     Liebenberg also claims two race victories in the process
    Kruger finishes second on the day


    Delmas. Bradley Liebenberg wiped out a 4-point deficit to become the 2019 Falken Polo Cup champion. In the end, he beat the defending champion Jeffrey Kruger after a season-long battle that saw both drivers lead the way at...

    Delmas. Bradley Liebenberg wiped out a 4-point deficit to become the 2019 Falken Polo Cup champion.

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    Keagan Masters claims GTC Driver’s title
    Bradley Liebenberg crowned GTC2 champion
    Volkswagen takes both GTC and GTC2 Manufacturers titles


    Delmas. The Red Star Raceway near Delmas played host to the final and eighth round of the 2019 Global Touring Cars Championship (GTC), a series which receives great support from South Africa’s motoring giant Volkswagen. As a result,...

    Delmas. The Red Star Raceway near Delmas played host to the final and eighth round of the 2019 Global Touring Cars Championship (GTC), a series which receives great support from South Africa’s motoring giant Volkswagen.

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    With GTC2 Manufacturers title secured, Volkswagen Motorsport on verge of claiming prized GTC crown
    Keagan Masters tops the GTC Drivers championship in debut season
    Close-run affair with top five drivers separated by just 17 points, Daniel Rowe currently fifth
    Two-way tussle for the GTC2 title between Volkswagen Motorsport’s Bradley Liebenberg and Adrian Wood


    Port...

    The season finale of the 2019 Global Touring Car (GTC) championship could hardly have been scripted any better.

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    Jeffrey Kruger holds the advantage going into final event of the season after strong points haul at Killarney
    Bradley Liebenberg currently five points adrift and determined fight his way to the top step of the podium
    Intense battle for third place in championship between Jurie Swart, Chris Shorter, Matt Shorter and Keegan Campos


    Port Elizabeth. If there’s one thing...

    If there’s one thing that motorsport fans will have learned from Round 7 of the Falken Polo Cup at Killarney Raceway in Cape Town, it’s that this highly successful one-make series is as unpredictable and exciting as they come.

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    Volkswagen Motorsport wins GTC2 Manufacturers Championship, on verge of claiming GTC title at Round 7
    Keagan Masters finishes on the podium in race 2, retains GTC championship lead going into final round
    Daniel Rowe ends challenging weekend with fourth and fifth-place finishes, remains fourth in title chase
    Adrian Wood and Bradley Liebenberg take a win each in GTC2 in...

    Volkswagen claimed the 2019 Manufacturers Championship title in the GTC2 category of the Global Touring Cars series – South Africa’s premier national circuit racing formula – at this weekend’s Extreme Festival, held at Killarney Raceway.

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    Bradley Liebenberg claims pole position and two race wins, but incurs penalty for race three at Killarney
    Jeffrey Kruger earns two second-place finishes and victory in final race to keep championship battle alive
    Volkswagen Motorsport Driver Exchange programme featured Indian Touring Car champion Dhruv Mohite at Killarney in first Falken Polo Cup outing


    Cape Town....

    Regardless of the venue, there’s one racing category that’s guaranteed to deliver plenty of thrills – and a couple of spills – to keep motorsport fans on the edges of their seats.

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    Volkswagen Motorsport heads to Killarney leading the drivers’ and manufacturers’ championships in GTC and GTC2
    Keagan Masters tops the GTC points table in his debut season in the Volkswagen Jetta
    Daniel Rowe currently placed fourth, with just 17 points separating the top four positions
    GTC2 championship leader Bradley Liebenberg and second-placed Adrian Wood remain the...

    The Global Touring Car (GTC) championship is rapidly drawing to a close, with the penultimate round taking place at Killarney Raceway on 27 and 28 September.

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    Bradley Liebenberg retains championship lead going into Round 7 at Killarney Raceway in Cape Town
    Reigning champion Jeffrey Kruger buoyed after double victory in East London
    Just three points separate the leaders with two rounds remaining
    Extremely close tussle for third place in the standings
    Driver exchange programme will see 2018 Volkswagen Ameo Cup and 2019 Indian...

    The Falken Polo Cup may have come down to a two-way battle for the championship after six rounds, but the extremely successful one-make series promises plenty of action and excitement for Cape Town fans when Round 7 kicks off at Killarney on 27 and 28 September.

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    Jeffrey Kruger scores double victory to secure maximum championship points
    Bradley Liebenberg sets fastest time in Superpole qualifying, earns sixth and second-place finishes
    Falken Polo Cup title battle intensifies with two rounds remaining


    East London. Round six of the Extreme Festival at the East London Grand Prix circuit certainly delivered plenty of action for the...

    Round six of the Extreme Festival at the East London Grand Prix circuit certainly delivered plenty of action for the enthusiastic local spectators – particularly as far as the highly competitive Falken Polo Cup was concerned.

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    Keagan Masters secures pole position, flag-to-flag victory in first GTC race and championship lead
    Daniel Rowe remains in the title chase with fourth and third-place finishes
    Bradley Liebenberg claims second in first GTC2 race and awarded victory in race two, with team-mate Adrian Wood finishing third and second


    East London. Round six of the Global Touring Car (GTC)...

    Round six of the Global Touring Car (GTC) series at the East London Grand Prix circuit proved a happy hunting ground for the Volkswagen Motorsport team as Keagan Masters claimed his first pole position and first race victory in South Africa’s premier racing series, which also moved him into the championship lead with two rounds remaining.

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    Bradley Liebenberg heads championship standings going into round 6
    Reigning title-holder Jeffrey Kruger currently second overall
    East London Grand Prix circuit to host tough battle

    Port Elizabeth. The Falken Polo Cup provides some of the closest and most exciting wheel-to-wheel racing on the South African motorsport calendar. The highly anticipated return to the fast and...

    The Falken Polo Cup provides some of the closest and most exciting wheel-to-wheel racing on the South African motorsport calendar. The highly anticipated return to the fast and challenging East London Grand Prix circuit will undoubtedly bring more of the same.

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    Volkswagen Motorsport prepared for a thrilling weekend of racing and solid points haul in East London
    Keagan Masters second in GTC championship battle, just eight points behind current points leader
    Daniel Rowe placed third in standings with sights set on top two positions
    GTC2 battle continues amongst Volkswagen Motorsport drivers Bradley Liebenberg and Adrian Wood...

    Round six of the Global Touring Car (GTC) series promises a heady dose of action and excitement when the championship takes to the historic East London Grand Prix circuit on 30 and 31 August.

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    Podium finish for Keagan Masters in race one
    Team effort from both Masters and Rowe as they extend the team’s lead on the manufacturers’ points table
    Bradley Liebenberg maintains his grip on GTC2 championship despite challenging weekend
    Round 5 of the GTC provides good and clean racing at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway


    Pretoria. The second half of the premier Global...

    The second half of the premier Global Touring Car Series kicked off at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway this past weekend where a number of teams competed for both individual as well as team glory.

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    Former champion Devin Robertson returns to series with a race and overall victory
    A second overall and race two win hands Bradley Liebenberg the championship points lead
    Closest overall victory margin in recent memory

    Pretoria. To say that South Africa’s most successful circuit racing series provides a racing spectacle at each circuit that it visits has become somewhat...

    To say that South Africa’s most successful circuit racing series provides a racing spectacle at each circuit that it visits has become somewhat of a cliché.

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    Most exciting form of circuit racing is set to provide highlight as season enters second half
    Bradley Liebenberg and defending champion Jeffrey Kruger are tied at the top on 125 championship points
    Falken Polo Cup returns to Pretoria’s Zwartkops for Round 5 of the championship
    Tight battle for third behind the two leaders
    Volkswagen’s Mogotsi still within striking...

    South Africa’s success story of circuit racing, the Falken Polo Cup is set to thrill crowds and racefans alike when the season enters its second half over the weekend of 26 and 27 July.

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    Keagan Masters and Daniel Rowe occupy second and third on the drivers’ points table
    Bradley Liebenberg leads GTC2
    Volkswagen in command of GTC and GTC2 title race for manufacturers
    Second half of the season to kick off at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway


    Pretoria. The second half of the 2019 Global Touring Car Series, South Africa’s premier circuit racing formula, is set...

    The second half of the 2019 Global Touring Car Series, South Africa’s premier circuit racing formula, is set to commence on the weekend of 26 and 27 July when the respective championship battles will take place at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway.

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    Field of more than 20 identical Volkswagen Polos provided highlight at Volkswagen National Race Day
    Three wins from three starts for Bradley Liebenberg
    Two-way tie at the top of the points standings at the series halfway mark
    Tough fight expected between Liebenberg and defending champion Jeffrey Kruger over remainder of the season


    Port Elizabeth. Bradley Liebenberg...

    Bradley Liebenberg could not have asked for a better weekend during Round 4 of the 2019 Falken Polo Cup at Port Elizabeth’s Aldo Scribante circuit.

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    Mixed results for hometown favourites
    Volkswagen maintains manufacturers’ points lead
    Masters maintains second in the drivers’ standings
    A victory each to Liebenberg and Wood in GTC2 category


    Port Elizabeth. It was a tough day at the races for the Volkswagen Motorsport team at Port Elizabeth’s Aldo Scribante circuit during Round 4 of the premier Global Touring Car...

    It was a tough day at the races for the Volkswagen Motorsport team at Port Elizabeth’s Aldo Scribante circuit during Round 4 of the premier Global Touring Car (GTC) championship.

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    Volkswagen’s GTC drivers ready for Port Elizabeth battle
    Keagan Masters and Daniel Rowe both chasing after top spot on the points table
    Volkswagen hoping to continue domination of the manufacturers’ standings
    Liebenberg and Wood set to fight for GTC2 honours once again

    Port Elizabeth. Volkswagen Motorsport’s Keagan Masters and Daniel Rowe will have a bit of added...

    Volkswagen Motorsport’s Keagan Masters and Daniel Rowe will have a bit of added pressure on their shoulders over the weekend of 14 and 15 June when Round 4 of the Global Touring Cars (GTC) series pays visit to the Aldo Scribante Racetrack in Port Elizabeth.

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    South Africa’s most successful racing series will return to its roots when Round 4 takes place at Port Elizabeth’s Aldo Scribante Racetrack
    Motor giant to host the Volkswagen National Raceday
    Champion Jeffrey Kruger looking to extend his advantage
    Volkswagen Motorsport’s Jonathan Mogotsi looking forward to Aldo Scribante where he took his maiden victory in 2017

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    The famed Aldo Scribante Racetrack on the outskirts of Port Elizabeth will play host to motorsport’s fiercest battle when Round 4 of the Falken Polo Cup is contested on the weekend of 14 and 15 June.

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    Two action-packed races had crowds on the edge of their seats
    Popular race victory for local driver Jurie Swart
    Bradley Liebenberg clinches race two
    Jeffrey Kruger extends championship points lead with overall victory on the day
    Volkswagen’s Jonathan Mogotsi gets his title chase underway with fourth position overall


    Cape Town - Killarney. The country’s most...

    The country’s most hotly-contested racing series, the Falken Polo Cup most certainly lived up to and exceeded expectations during an action-packed Round Three of the Extreme Festival at Cape Town’s famed Killarney Raceway where passionate racefans were once again treated to some spectacular battles throughout the field of 25 identical Volkswagen Polos.

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    Daniel Rowe wins race one at Killarney
    Keagan Masters claims second position in race two
    Volkswagen maintains firm grip on the manufacturers’ standings
    Bradley Liebenberg continues to dominate GTC with yet another race win

    Cape Town - Killarney. It was a strong weekend that could have yielded better results for the Volkswagen Motorsport outfit as both their Jettas and...

    It was a strong weekend that could have yielded better results for the Volkswagen Motorsport outfit as both their Jettas and Golf GTi’s are the cars to beat in the country’s premier Global Touring Car series.

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    Volkswagen Motorsport enjoys a healthy points lead at the top of the Manufacturers’ points table
    GTC drivers Keagan Masters and Daniel Rowe currently occupy second and third in the Drivers’ standings
    Golf GTi continues its dominance of GTC2
    Volkswagen has sights set on more points and victories during Round 3


    Uitenhage. After two action-packed events that saw the...

    After two action-packed events that saw the country’s premier circuit racing formula pay visits to both the South Coast of KZN as well as the Zwartkops Raceway to the west of Pretoria, the Volkswagen Motorsport team is now raring to take another huge step in its quest for GTC championship glory as they head to Cape Town for Round 3 on 10 and 11 May.

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    Round 3 could prove pivotal in overall championship outcome
    Defending champion Jeffrey Kruger still the man to beat
    Bradley Liebenberg the leader of the chasing pack
    Volkswagen’s Jonathan Mogotsi eager to launch his attack from 8th on the points table
    Passionate Killarney fans to be entertained by racing spectacle


    Uitenhage. In golf, they call the third round “moving...

    In golf, they call the third round “moving day” as the one who makes a move on this day will most certainly be in the fight for overall honours.

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    Second position overall for Keagan Masters
    Sixth overall for Daniel Rowe
    Domination of GTC 2 category continues

    Zwartkops Raceway - Pretoria. It was a mixed bag as far as the overall results were concerned for Volkswagen Motorsport’s Global Touring Car outfit after Round 2 of the Extreme Festival held at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway. But even so, the team leaves Pretoria...

    It was a mixed bag as far as the overall results were concerned for Volkswagen Motorsport’s Global Touring Car outfit after Round 2 of the Extreme Festival held at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway.

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    Large crowd at Zwartkops treated with exciting racing across the field
    Near perfect weekend for champion Jeffrey Kruger
    Testing event for Volkswagen’s Mogotsi and Asmal
    Total joins the series as official fuel supplier through its Excellium brand

    Zwartkops. The Falken Polo Cup totally lived up to its reputation as the most competitive and exciting series when it...

    The Falken Polo Cup totally lived up to its reputation as the most competitive and exciting series when it delivered a superb show to the fans who attended Round 2 of the Extreme Festival at Zwartkops Raceway to the west of Pretoria.

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    Volkswagen leads Manufacturer's championship going into  Round 2 of GTC series
    With a GTC podium already in the bag, Keagan Masters is hoping to continue impressive form in debut season
    Previous race winner at Zwartkops, Daniel Rowe, sets his sights on returning to the top step of the podium
    GTC2 expected to be dominated by Volkswagen Motorsport’s Bradley Liebenberg and...

    Volkswagen Motorsport had an impressive showing at the season-opening round of the Global Touring Car series at Dezzi Raceway in Kwa Zulu-Natal.

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    Zwartkops expected to continue the exciting battles that are a hallmark of the Falken Polo Cup series
    Reigning champion Jeffrey Kruger and former title-holder Chris Shorter lead the championship after the first round
    Formidable line-up of experienced and new drivers in contention, including Volkswagen's Jonathan Mogotsi

    Uitenhage. The Falken Polo Cup is set to deliver...

    The Falken Polo Cup is set to deliver another weekend of thrilling door-to-door racing when the series descends on Zwartkops Raceway for Round 2 on 5 and 6 April 2019.

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    Large crowd at South Coast’s Dezzi Raceway treated to racing spectacle
    Both current and former champions make their intentions clear
    New Polo GTi sets new series lap record
    6th overall for Volkswagen’s Mogotsi following two action-packed races

    Port Shepstone. The Falken Polo Cup undoubtedly lived up to its reputation as the country’s most exciting racing formula when...

    The Falken Polo Cup undoubtedly lived up to its reputation as the country’s most exciting racing formula when the 2019 season kicked off with two action-packed races at the very scenic Dezzi Raceway near Port Shepstone on the South Coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal.

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    Volkswagen scoops the manufacturer‘s award at opening round of the Extreme Festival
    Second overall for Keagan Masters
    Third overall for Daniel Rowe
    Volkswagen continues to dominate GTC2 with two victories courtesy of Bradley Liebenberg

    Port Shepstone. Volkswagen Motorsport left the Dezzi Raceway on the South Coast of Kwazulu-Natal as the points leader on the...

    Volkswagen Motorsport left the Dezzi Raceway on the South Coast of Kwazulu-Natal as the points leader on the manufacturer scoreboard of South Africa’s premier circuit racing formula, the Global Touring Car Series.

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    Volkswagen Motorsport to field a four-car team in an effort to claim overall GTC and GTC2 honours
    Double GTC2-champion Keagan Masters to join Daniel Rowe in top GTC class
    Multiple karting champion Bradley Liebenberg joins Volkswagen in GTC2


    Uitenhage. After an encouraging 2018 season which included a number of victories in the country’s premier circuit racing series,...

    After an encouraging 2018 season which included a number of victories in the country’s premier circuit racing series, Volkswagen Motorsport is eager to take on the 2019 season and they have their sights set on winning more than just a few races.

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    Following a recent announcement of Falken Tyres being the new headline sponsor, the Volkswagen Cup is now known as the Falken Polo Cup
    Racing spectacle to be hosted at the South Coast’s Dezzi Raceway
    A number of former champions are eager to fight for the title once again
    New talent will intensify title fight even more
    Volkswagen Motorsport has high hopes for both Mogotsi...

    The Falken Polo Cup is ready to roll following the recent announcement that Falken Tyres will become the headline sponsor of South Africa’s most successful racing series for 2019.

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    Volkswagen establishes specialized Motorsport Academy to invest in the future of motorsport.
    Racing legend Michael Stephen joins Volkswagen to head up the Academy.

    Volkswagen Motorsport is starting 2019 with a bang. Besides announcing the line-up of factory drivers that will represent the motoring giant in the various racing categories as well as the good news that South...

    Volkswagen Motorsport is starting 2019 with a bang. Besides announcing the line-up of factory drivers that will represent the motoring giant in the various racing categories as well as the good news that South Arica’s longest running and most successful series will have a new title sponsor in 2019, Volkswagen is also proud to announce the establishment of the pioneering Volkswagen Motorsport Academy.

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    Most successful and competitive circuit racing series announces new title sponsor
    Some of the best racing drivers in South Africa to represent factory team on the track in both Volkswagen Cup and Global Touring Cars

    Volkswagen Motorsport aims to leave even deeper marks on the racing circuits of South Africa during what promises to be an exciting 2019 motorsport season....

    Volkswagen Motorsport aims to leave even deeper marks on the racing circuits of South Africa during what promises to be an exciting 2019 motorsport season.

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