Theron brothers win Vasbyt again

Theron brothers win Vasbyt again
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By Trimo Herbst

The popular Wesbank Weskus Vasbyt 4x4 event, which is a traditional highlight of the festive season at the coast, was once again held behind Dune 7.

With the event counting towards the Namibian Vasbyt 4x4 National Championships, drivers and their navigators were ready for a showdown with a last shot at a podium win.

The 2017 addition saw 26 teams participating including five from South Africa in the 10 stage event..

The vasbyt was again for the second year running won by Theron Brothers, Nico and Herman in the C-Class with 600 points out of 600.

Class -A was won by Floris Steenkamp and Hele Steenkamp with 570 points, while Morne Oosthuysen and navigator Niels Hartner, took the bragging rights in the B-Class with 540 points.

The 2018 Namibia vasbyt season will kick off in March with the Otjiwarongo 4x4 Vasbyt.