Thursday 21st of September 2017

Gumtree World RX of South Africa, the final round of the 2017 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, visits Cape Town in just 50 days’ time (10-12 November) and includes a host of entertainment for fans from start to finish. 

Watch the promotional video here.

Over 20 World RX Supercars will battle it out at the inaugural Cape Town RX including nine-time WRC Champion Sebastien Loeb, two-time World RX Champion Petter Solberg, American stunt driver Ken Block and reigning World RX Champion, Mattias Ekstrom. Two South African drivers will also compete in the headline Supercar class as Ashley Haigh-Smith and Mark Cronje will both drive on their home event.

In addition to the Supercars and RX2 cars, fans can also watch international stunt driver and multiple world record holder Terry Grant wow the crowds on the newly-built rallycross track at Killarney International Raceway.  In total, Britain’s Terry Grant holds 23 Guinness World Records.

Other entertainment at the World RX season-closer includes on-track action from the South Africa Cross Country Series (SACCS), which includes cross-county vehicles, motorbikes and quad bikes.

The Silver Falcons – the aerobatic display of the South African air force – will also fly over the circuit on both days.

For more information on Gumtree World RX of South Africa, please visit

Tickets are on sale at the following link:


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