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2013-04-18 09:40

CALLING ALL PETROLHEADS: The 2013 Top Gear Festival is packed with a new show, epic racing and crazy stunts. Image: Top Gear SA Fest

What better way for dads and their lads - or petrol princesses  - to spend some quality time together than being at the 2013 Top Gear Festival.

According to organisers, the festival promises a new live show featuring Top Gear presenters Jeremy Clarkson, James May and racing driver, The Stig. 


The upcoming show also brings a new lay-out for the street circuit with enhancements to the track allowing for greater overtaking possibilities and improved viewing for spectators.

Former Formula 1 champion Mika Häkkinen, presenters and challengers will be on track to entertain, while there’ll also be loads of Motorsport SA racing action. 

The extreme Action Zone will host FMX bikes and a 4x4 area to keep motors revving; along with the Shell Stunt School, featuring professional drivers piloting vehicles through jaw dropping manoeuvres.  Daredevil handbrake turns, multiple car donuts and high speed drifting is on the menu.

New at the show will be the Epic Go-Karting tracks, R100 per person will see you doing some laps. Tickets will be on sale on the day at the Go Kart track.

If you prefer driving in the slow lane, the People’s Park exhibition will suffice with latest models and accessories on show. 

Family Package - R1750 per family of four (two adults and two children under the age of 16).

The Sunday Classic Family package for June 16, 2013 includes:
4x Classic tickets for the Top Gear Stadium Show (1.30pm start)
4x Standing tickets for the Top Gear Festival Street Circuit Standing (9.30am start)
All day access to the whole Festival Area (9am-8pm)

To book your tickets for the Sunday Classic Family package on the 16th June as well as other ticket packages that range from the Basic Ticket at R250 to R2100 for an Ultimate Package, visit the website here

For travelling enthusiasts, there is a full range of travel packages, from self-drive packages and luxury coach packages to flight packages. Click here for more information or visit the website for travel packages.

 *Check out Top Gear Festival SA on Facebook; Twitter and the website

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