Sheldon van der Linde

31.03.2015 | SVDL from the Cockpit

“Killarney is quite bumpy and technical in nature so you’re always pushing to find the limit, with minimal margin for error. Having been there previously I can now adapt my knowledge of the track and apply it to the race weekend which will be very important. In 2015, Dunlop has taken over as the tyre […]

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Federal-Mogul Announces Exciting Junior Team Line-up for 2015 Volkswagen Cup Championship

The iconic Ferodo and Champion brands will both be represented in an expanded four-car team for the 2015 Engen Volkswagen Cup Championship. The South African subsidiary of the global Federal-Mogul automotive parts group is aiming to record their third championship in four years with a driver line-up that represents the cream of South Africa’s rising […]

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08.11.2014 | A Message from Sheldon: Thank You!

It’s been a deeply emotional last few weeks, many sleepless nights but we pulled through when it mattered in the end. My positive approach to the weekend was key in keeping me focused and determined to win the championship – the fact that I knew we were quick at this circuit gave me the right mindset to drive […]

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25.10.2014 | Pre-Race Quotes

“The championship title is our main focus now – it is perfectly in reach regardless of the outcome of a pending result in Race 2 at Cape Town. The situation will not cross my mind during the weekend. We are all going out there to win and it is going to be the driver that can […]

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Sheldon van der Linde extends his lead.

VOLKSWAGEN POLO CUP SOUTH AFRICA, 20.09.2014 Sheldon van der Linde, who is just 15 years old, delivered another convincing performance in the Engen Volkswagen Cup South Africa in Killarney and has extended his overall lead. In a thrilling first race, van der Linde finished third, trailing the winner Daniel Rowe by 0.391 seconds. Sheldon, who […]

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