EVENTS | Your Ignition TV guide to motoring in 2020

Clarens Bike Fest, Festival of Motoring, Concours South Africa and more

29 September 2020 - 11:03
Car and motorbike enthusiasts have lots to forward to later this year.
Car and motorbike enthusiasts have lots to forward to later this year.
Image: 123RF/lanarusfoto

With the recent postponement of all motoring events due to the COVID-19 outbreak, here are some great events to look forward to later on this year…


Want your event listed? Email the details to

This guide is sponsored by Rex Diff and Gearbox.

At Randfontein Oval Raceway
At Randfontein Oval Raceway
Image: Lockdown Showdown

Lockdown Showdown

  • DATE October 4, 2020
  • LOCATION Randfontein Oval Raceway
  • DETAILS For More Info:079 942 4512

Get ready to turn up, as T3 Motorshow and City Tyres bring you the Lockdown Showdown. This is the perfect meet and greet for all car fanatics, spinners, drifters, racers and bikers! Gates open at 9am and tickets are R50 per person

RedStar Raceway, Delmas, Mpumalanga
RedStar Raceway, Delmas, Mpumalanga

Redstar Open Practice

If lockdown has you yearning for the racetrack and all you wanna do is let your mad machine loose, then we have some awesome news for you. Just an hours drive out of Joburg, RedStar Raceway holds open practice sessions every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday and here's the best bit - any and every car or bike is welcome to join, with Sundays earmarked for bikes only. In order to secure your slot, head over to RedStar's website where you can book either a full or half day at a nominal fee, food and drink will also be available at the track. However for the safety of everyone, no spectators will be allowed- keep it safe out there guys!

Kyalami 9 Hour: November 19-21
Kyalami 9 Hour: November 19-21
Image: Kyalami 9 Hour

Kyalami 9 Hour

  • DATE December 10-12
  • LOCATION Corner R55 and Allandale Road, Midrand, Gauteng

Breaking news to all car enthusiasts, the Intercontinental GT Challenge returns to South African shores. Bringing you the Kyalami 9 Hour Endurance Race. Alongside the race is an extensive festival programme filled with entertainment for all the family to join in on.