Endurance Race At Kyalami – December 4
Mark Woolley at Pole Position Promotions in South Africa is behind
this idea – to recreate the Kyalami Nine Hours of old, but
run it as a shorter race this year, either three or six hours.
to run it as a six hour race, because that’s going to be close
to a 1,000 kilometre event, but we’re not fussy – if
teams would prefer a shorter race, say three hours, that’s
fine with us,” explains Mark Woolley.
with a freight partner right now.”
The plan is to find between
12 and 15 prototypes and GTs to enter the race, and the balance
of a (maximum) 40 car field would come from local South African
Pole Position will:
- cover all the freight costs for the cars, spares and fuel rigs
- supply six (open to discussion) air tickets and accommodation
for six people per car
- supply a minibus for transport to and from the track
- arrange for the supply of air bottles for air jacks and wheel
- arrange fuel needs
- arrange for a tyre fitting service.
Teams will have to organise
their own tyre supply.
Fred Goddard is helping
to coordinate things from the European end, so contact him - +44
(0)7802 215278 – if you require any more information.
Fred reports “a
lot of interest” from European teams he has contacted so far.