4X4 drivers can test their mettle in South Africa’s only, truly national amateur 4X4 competition, the Cooper Dust Series, when it comes to Carnival City on May 6.
The event, which invites drivers to show off their 4X4 prowess in a series of 30 obstacles, promises loads nail biting competition and tremendous entertainment for spectators. Three drivers will be selected to go through to the next stage to take place in November.
The first ever Dust Series of events took place in the Western Cape in 2016. This year, the series of events, now known as the Cooper Dust Series after Cooper Tyres South Africa came on board as a national naming sponsor and partner, has expanded into Gauteng, the Free State, Eastern Cape and Mpumalanga.
The Cooper Dust Series takes place over three events in each region, with the top three finishers in each event qualifying for the finals. The next best finisher also gains a wild card entry. The event is open to all street legal 4×4 vehicles.
From each region, 10 qualifiers will be selected based on where they finish in each event. These 10 qualifiers from five regions will come together in the Tankwa Karoo in November for a weekend of competing, meeting likeminded individuals and fun, to determine who can wear the crown as the
The event takes place at Carnival City’s new Sun Park. The fun and games will start at 7.30am and spectators are welcome to come and watch the action.
Entrance to the event is free. 4X4 Drivers who are keen to enter the competition can go to www.dustmedia.co.za for more information.
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