Raceway to honour deceased racer

2016-01-21 06:00
=Petrie Greeff will be seen in action during the weekend’s stock car racing at Victory Raceway. Photo: PETER HENNING

=Petrie Greeff will be seen in action during the weekend’s stock car racing at Victory Raceway. Photo: PETER HENNING

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The Curt Alchin Memorial Race will be held on Saturday evening at the Victory Raceway on the outskirts of Port Elizabeth.

Curt Alchin was a multiple South African champion in oval racing and other facets. He passed away tragically on 28 January 2012 while competing in a V8 American Saloon race.

Victory Raceway would like to honour his legacy in hosting a memorial race in remembrance of a motorsport legend.

The gates will open at 15:00 and racing starts at 18:00. Victory Raceway is in Victoria Drive, Walmer. Entrance is R50 for adults and R10 for children under the age of 13. Parking next to the track is R20.

The competing classes include Development, 1660s, 2.1 Modifieds, Heavy Metals, Hot Rods and American Saloons.

There will be braai facilities available as well as foodstalls.

  • For more information contact Maggie 082 656 8830.

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