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Tasmin Pepper: South Africa under the radar since Jody Scheckter

W Series racer Tasmin Pepper believes that South Africa has gone under the radar in the motorsport world since the retirement of Jody Scheckter. To this day the 1979 world champion Scheckter remains the only South African to have won a Formula 1 race, while the country last hosted a Grand Prix in 1993. However, Pepper, who finished tenth in the inaugural W Series championship and earned her first Esports League win on Thursday, feels that there remains plenty of talent and passion for motorsport in South Africa. 'There was a massive jump in support from back home,' Pepper told GrandPrix247 about the reaction to her first season in the W Series. 'People love it when drivers are successful...
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