The tributes flowing from the entire nation today attest that Gugu Zulu impacted not only the South African motoring fraternity, but people from all facets. He inspired on the rally stages, his success and achievements proved that barriers could be broken. And he was our very own resident racer here at IGNITION. Boy, could he drive. Whether behind the wheel of a powerful exotic, or the humblest hatchback, The Fastest Brother in Africa showed no fear in exploring the very limits around Zwartkops. Join us as we look back on some of his memorable GT LapZ moments, in celebration of the brilliant helmsman he was.
The Porsche 930 Turbo not only elevated the Stuttgart company into the supercar league but it also made “whale tails” cool. “Legend in its time” as Gugu puts it, the 930 put “turbo” in popular palant. He gets a drive on the race track in this fiercely fast sports-car.
Over the past forty years, BMW’s M line-up has grown from one model to a range of ten cars. Coincidentally, the latest addition is also the baby in the family but there’s nothing infantile about the M2′s performance. Gugu Zulu recently drove it around the Franschhoek Motor Museum’s test track. Here’s what he thought…
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