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Victory, crashes and shootings... Your Weekend Motorsport wrap

2017-07-03 13:20

Rouel van Nelson

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Cape Town - The world of motorsport  has been packed with insane races, huge crashes and the bizarre theft of a custom BMW racer.

Stolen M3

Canadian sports commentator, Matthew Trivett, took to Facebook to post about his stolen BMW M3 racer. The thief stole his custom M3 along with his race trailer overnight.

Trivett claimed that the car was stolen at Canada’s Vantage Motors in Truro and has offered a reward for anyone with information regarding his racer.

Two crashes for Dale Earnhardt

Veteran Nascar racer Dale Earnhardt Jr. has crashed on two occasions, in two different countries this weekend; Once at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK and at Daytona in Florida, US.

That said, here is your weekend motoring wrap: 

1. Dale Earnhardt Jr's. double wreck

2. 305km/h Daytona Nascar crash

3.  Four spectators injured in Nascar Mexico series

4. ESports commentator Matthew Trivett's M3 race car stolen

5. WRC: Neuville avoids trouble to win in Poland

6. Shooting at Texas World Raceway after a week long feud

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