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Ford Racing Ranger getting ready for Penultimate Cross Country Race in Vryburg

The Ford Performance team will be heading to the Vryburg Endurance race, fifth and penultimate round of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship, with one aim – to bring the V8-powered Ford Ranger home on the podium. Fifth round of Donaldson Cross Country Championship 2014 event won by Ford’s Chris Visser and Japie Badenhorst Tough 700km […]

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TOYOTA HILUX STRIKES BACK WITH ONE-TWO FINISH ON NKOMAZI 450

It was a weekend of success in the sugarcane fields of Malelane for Toyota, as Castrol Team Toyota’s Anthony Taylor and navigator Dennis Murphy finished in first place on the tough Nkomazi 450, Round 3 of the Donaldson Cross-Country Champhionship. Some of their thunder was stolen, however, as local heroes Johan and Werner Horn brought […]

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Cross Country Racing South Africa

TOP TEAMS CHASE SPECIAL VEHICLE VICTORY A growing band of suspects will be among the Special Vehicle category favourites at the Toyota Dealer 450, in Mooi River on April 4 and 5.

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Second Donaldson Cross Country Championship outing for new class

The new Class G or Side by Side category will have its second official outing at the Toyota Dealer 450 in Mooi River on April 4 and 5. The race is round two of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship with Class G run for the first time at the season opener, the RFS 450, in […]

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Springbok AJ Venter is next up for Imperial Auto Celebrity Challenge

Springbok AJ Venter is next up for Imperial Auto Celebrity Challenge Rugged utility forward AJ Venter will be the second rugby Springbok to have a taste of cross country racing in the Imperial Auto Celebrity Challenge, on the Toyota Dealer 450 in Mooi River on April 4 and 5.

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Strong start to cross country rally by Motorite Racing

Strong start to cross country season by champions Hutchison and Stassen Kyalami Estate’s Evan Hutchison and co-driver Danie Stassen of Nelspruit, 2013 South African cross country car racing champions, got their title defence off to a fast start when they finished second in the Motorite Racing BAT Viper in the Special Vehicle category of the […]

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Marius Roberts gets hooked on Cross Country Motor Racing

Imperial Auto is one of the lead sponsors for Regent Racing, a team that participates in the Donaldson Cross Country Motor Racing events – a motor racing championship of eight events each held over two days. The teams drive approximately 460km over the two days in their tough, customised Nissan Navara V6 and V8 race […]

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Donaldson Cross Country Championship Harrismith Rally

Ominous signs as Taylor and Murphy take early championship lead There were ominous signs for other teams harbouring Production Vehicle title hopes when reigning champions Anthony Taylor and Dennis Murphy lost no time in going to the top of the leaderboard by winning the RFS 450, the opening round of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship, […]

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Sullwalds make solid start to Special Vehicle Championship

Sullwalds make solid start to Special Vehicle Championship It was a victory that might have had a touch of good fortune about it, but for Quintin Sullwald and father Kallie the Special Vehicle category victory on the RFS 450, round one of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship, was just the start to the season for […]

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RFS 450 Racing Action

FACTORY TEAMS LOCKED IN BATTLE ON RFS 450 Harrismith, Saturday – The factory Castrol Toyota Hilux and Atlas Copco Ford Ranger were locked in early battle in the Production Vehicle category on the RFS 450, opening round of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship, here today.

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Cross Country star Gary Bertholdt makes factory Ford debut

Cross country star Gary Bertholdt makes factory Ford debut Dainfern resident Gary Bertholdt faces one of the biggest challenges of his motorsport career when he lines up for the start of the opening round of the 2014 Donaldson Cross Country Championship in the Free State on Friday.

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Donaldson Cross-Country Motor Racing Championship Elegant Fuel

With the 2014 Donaldson Cross-Country Motor Racing Championship around the corner the Elegant Fuel Cross-Country Motor Racing Team is looking forward to another successful season. The championship will once again consist of seven rounds across South Africa and a marathon event in Botswana. The season kicks off with the RFS 450 in Harrismith on the […]

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RFS 450 in Harrismith on 28 February and 1 March.

The Toyota and Ford Racing factory teams last year won seven of the eight Production Vehicle category races in the Donaldson Cross Country Championship, and the status quo looks likely to continue when this year’s series opens with the RFS 450 in Harrismith on 28 February and 1 March.

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South Africa Rally and Cross Country Championship 2014

Plenty of Special Vehicle Championship challengers Crews with Special Vehicle category title aspirations – and there are plenty of them – will be looking for a fast start to the season when this year’s Donaldson Cross Country Championship gets underway with the RFS 450 in Harrismith on February 28 and March 1.

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CLOSE RACING A DONALDSON CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP HALLMARK

The decision to split the premier SP Class looks like producing crackerjack racing in the Production Vehicle category when this year’s Donaldson Cross Country Championship gets underway with the RFS 450, at Harrismith, on February 28 and March 1.

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Gary Bertholdt – Atlas Copco Ford Racing Ranger # T4

Gary Bertholdt (Driver) – Atlas Copco Ford Racing Ranger # T4 Father-and-son combinations in cross country racing are common and underline the strong family appeal of the sport. Gary, his late brother Bevan and father Bodo are a good example and, like other families, have made a valuable contribution to the sport’s growth. Gary started […]

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Ford Racing tackles 2014 Donaldson SA Cross Country Championship

Ford Racing tackles 2014 Donaldson SA Cross Country Championship with new title sponsor and renewed vigor Atlas Copco welcomed as new title sponsor for 2014 Multiple race winners Gary Bertholdt and Siegfried Rousseau join former champions Chris Visser and Japie Badenhorst in Dakar-proven Ford Racing Ranger Exciting new developments with adoption of FIA Dakar Rally […]

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Donaldson Cross Country Rally Championship South Africa

FRESH LOOK FOR DONALDSON CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP The Donaldson Cross Country Championship will, in many ways, present a fresh face when the 2014 series opens in the Free State at the end of this month.

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Donaldson Cross Country Celebrity Challenge South Africa

INCREASED ROLE FOR DONALDSON CROSS COUNTRY CELEBRITY CHALLENGE The popular Imperial Automotive Celebrity Challenge is set to play an increasingly important role within the Donaldson Cross Country Championship this season.

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Donaldson Cross Country Rally Racing 1 March 2014

DONALDSON CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS HEAD INTO THE UNKNOWN Donaldson Cross Country Championship teams will be heading into the unknown when the season opens with the RFS 450 in the Free State on February 28 and March 1. After being based at the Tarlton International Raceway near Krugersdorp for a number of seasons, the RFS event […]

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DAY OF SURPRISES IN PRODUCTION VEHICLE QUALIFYING RACE

Glenharvie, Friday – It was a day of surprises in the Production Vehicle qualifying race at the Atlas Copco Gold 400, the final round of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship, here today. Force Fuel Toyota pair Luke Botha and Jason Rathbone came up with the biggest surprise of the season when they upstaged a host […]

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Motorite BAT Viper pair of Evan Hutchison and Danie Stassen

BACK TO BACK TITLES FOR HUTCHISON/STASSEN The Motorite BAT Viper pair of Evan Hutchison and Danie Stassen limped home in fifth place on the Atlas Copco Gold 400, final round of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship, to clinch back to back Special Vehicle category championships.

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Donaldson Cross Championship – Special Vehicles

CHAMPIONS WIN SHORTENED QUALIFYING RACE ON FORD 400 Thaba ‘Nchu, Friday – Reigning Special Vehicle champions Evan Hutchison and Danie Stassen struck an early psychological blow when they won a shortened qualifying race for the Ford Dealer 400, the penultimate round of the Donaldson Cross Championship, here today.

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Ford and Toyota South African Rally Sun City

FACTORY TEAMS SLUG IT OUT ON SUN CITY 400 Sun City, Friday – The Team Castrol Toyota and Ford Racing factory teams slugged it out today on the qualifying race to determined grid positions for tomorrow’s Sun City 400, round five of the Donaldson Cross Country Championship,  with the Toyota squad ending the day slightly […]

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Difficulties At Tgrsa Cars

Difficulties At TGRSA

DELMAS, MPUMALANGA – Round 4 of the National Extreme Festival at the Red Star Raceway near the Mpumalanga town of Delmas proved to be a tough day at the office

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Van Market Supply Shortages

Van Market In Decline Due To Supply Shortages

Tuesday 5 July, 2022 The UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market declined for the sixth consecutive month in June, falling -23.0% to 26,443 units and rounding off a challenging first half

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5 July, 2022

Car Market Affected By Supply Shortages

Car Market Performance Affected By Supply Shortages

Tuesday 5 July, 2022 UK new car registrations fell -24.3% in June, according to the latest figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The month saw

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5 July, 2022

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