Andre De Kock
Motorsport Editor
1 minute read
11 Feb 2022
9:33 am

PICS: Kyalami 9-Hour: Through the Ledbitter lens

Andre De Kock

Magic of the 9-Hour captured in day and night.

Eventual race winning AKKA ASP Mercedes-AMG GT of Raffaele Marciello, Jules Gounon and Timuer Boguslavskiy during Thursday's ultimately cancelled qualifying session.

Last Saturday’s Joburg Kyalami 9-Hour was a huge success.

Sure, there were only 13 cars, but the race did finalise the 2021  Intercontinental GT Challenge Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ titles, lending it a real sense of occasion.

That apart, the sights and sounds of pukka international sports car racing after dark was, again, spine-chilling.

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The 2022 Intercontinental Challenge will be concluded at this year’s Joburg Kyalami 9-Hour race, and experts reckon there should be in the region of 40 cars.

Ace photographer Dave Ledbitter was at Kyalami, and sent us these pictures.