Formula Vee News

A Dramatic Start to the Season

  The first round, of the 2017 Hankook SA National Formula Vee Championship, produced the usual thrills and spills, at the Extreme Festival race meeting, held at Zwartkops, on the 21st March 2017 (Human Rights Day). During qualifying, Ross Rugheimer (Rhema 2) and Brandon Hills (Lube Fusion Rhema 2) arrived at Turn 1, to find…

2017 Pre-Season Buildup

The excitement is building for the 2017 Hankook National Formula Vee Championship. The calendar for 2017 has been confirmed and will consist of 8 rounds. It will see the return to Redstar Raceway for the second time and then we will also return to the revamped Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. The most anticipated event will…

Kevin Jenkins – 2016 MSA Lifetime Achievement Award

Each year, Motorsport South Africa makes provision for a limited number of individuals to be recognized at the National Awards function for outstanding contributions to local Motorsport. At this years awards, our very own Kevin Jenkins was recognized for his contributions, specifically within Formula Vee. In, 1956 at the age of 8, Kevin attended the…

Hankook Formula Vee Round 8 – 26th November – Zwartkops – Race Review

Van Den Berg Secures His First SA National Championship Title! After an epic battle at the final round of the 2016 Hankook SA National Formula Vee Championship, it was Gert Van Den Berg (BP Nantes Motors Rhema 2) who secured his first SA National Championship title! Gert Vand Den Berg started the day qualifying third…

Hankook Formula Vee Round 8 – 26th November – Zwartkops – Race Preview

Zwartkops Hosts Nail Biting Formula Vee Championship Decider Heading the Championship log going into the final event of the season at Zwartkops on the 26th November, is Gert Van Den Berg (BP Nantes Motors Rhema 2). He is the only one of the top four, without a previous SA National Formula Vee title to his…

Hankook Formula Vee Round 7 – 5th October 2016 – Red Star Raceway – Race Report

The seventh round of the 2016 Hankook South African National Formula Vee Championship at Redstar Raceway resolved nothing. The best Hollywood script writers couldn’t fathom a more exciting stage for the final round with the points log is now even closer. Going into the final event of the year at Zwatkops on the 26th November,…