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Ratel eyeing NZ round for Asia Pacific series

Ratel eyeing NZ round for Asia Pacific series

11 August 2015

- GT, NZ News

Stephane Ratel is investigating the possibility of hosting a round of the proposed Asia Pacific GT3 endurance series in New Zealand Read More

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Aussie added to TRS field for NZ GP

Aussie added to TRS field for NZ GP

10 February 2016

InternationalNZ News

Australian teenager Thomas Randle is set to make a one-off return to the Toyota Racing Series for this weekend's New Zealand Grand Prix at Manfeild Read More

Piquet claims coveted trophy with TRS victory

Piquet claims coveted trophy with TRS victory

31 January 2016

InternationalNZ News

Promising Brazilian youngster Pedro Piquet has won the feature race to claim the New Zealand Motor Cup in round three of the Toyota Racing Series Read More

Ex-Walkinshaw Rover set for Highlands classic

Ex-Walkinshaw Rover set for Highlands classic

26 January 2016

InternationalNZ News

New Zealand’s Highlands Park Festival of Speed will feature a Tom Walkinshaw Racing-built Rover Vitesse this weekend Read More

Lando Norris extends TRS lead with feature win

Lando Norris extends TRS lead with feature win

24 January 2016

InternationalNZ News

British teenager Lando Norris won the Spirit of a Nation Trophy to take command of the Toyota Racing Series after round two at Teretonga Park Read More

Taupo renamed after legendary Bruce McLaren

Taupo renamed after legendary Bruce McLaren

26 November 2015

InternationalNZ News

Taupo Motorsport Park has been granted permission to officially name the picturesque New Zealand circuit after the celebrated Kiwi Bruce McLaren Read More

Dixon to drive 1906 Darracq at Leadfoot Festival

Dixon to drive 1906 Darracq at Leadfoot Festival

23 November 2015

InternationalNZ News

IndyCar superstar Scott Dixon is set to drive one of the earliest grand prix cars ever made at the 2016 Leadfoot Festival in New Zealand early next year Read More

Piquet to return to TRS after false start

Piquet to return to TRS after false start

10 November 2015

InternationalNZ News

Pedro Piquet will have a second attempt at the Toyota Racing Series in New Zealand starting in January after his false start in the open-wheel category earlier last year Read More

Edgell, Evans top NZ Touring Car sessions

Edgell, Evans top NZ Touring Car sessions

6 November 2015

InternationalNZ News

Tim Edgell and Simon Evans emerged as the pacesetters in Friday practice for the second round of the BNT NZ Touring Cars Championship at Pukekohe Read More

Bargwanna takes NZ V8 opener at Taupo

Bargwanna takes NZ V8 opener at Taupo

18 October 2015

InternationalNZ News

Jason Bargwanna has struck the first blow in New Zealand’s new unified BNT Touring Car Championship at Taupo Read More

Forgie to engineer Fogg in NZ Touring Cars

Forgie to engineer Fogg in NZ Touring Cars

16 October 2015

InternationalNZ News

Experienced engineer Paul Forgie will lead Angus Fogg’s tilt on the unified BNT NZ Touring Car Championship which opens at Taupo this weekend Read More

NZ Touring Cars confirms 21-car Taupo field

NZ Touring Cars confirms 21-car Taupo field

15 October 2015

InternationalNZ News

Reigning NZV8 and SuperTourer series winners Jason Bargwanna and Simon Evans headline a 21-car entry for the new BNT NZ Touring Car season opener at Taupo Read More

New NZ Touring Car Championship set for launch

New NZ Touring Car Championship set for launch

30 September 2015

InternationalNZ News

A New Zealand Motorsport-sanctioned class bringing an end to the schism which has tarnished domestic touring car racing is set to kick off next month Read More

Bamber receives Nurburgring WEC call up

Bamber receives Nurburgring WEC call up

20 August 2015

InternationalNZ News

Le Mans 24 Hours winner Earl Bamber has received a call up to pilot a GTE Am Porsche in the latest round of the FIA World Endurance Championship at the Nurburgring Read More

Cassidy lands European Formula 3 outings

Cassidy lands European Formula 3 outings

20 August 2015

InternationalNZ News

Kiwi single seater ace Nick Cassidy will contest the next two rounds of the FIA European Formula 3 campaign with top outfit Prema Powerteam Read More

Taupo Motorsport Park calls off sale of circuit

Taupo Motorsport Park calls off sale of circuit

8 July 2015

InternationalNZ News

The directors of Taupo Motorsport Park have taken down the ‘for sale’ sign on the circuit after an international tender proved unsuccessful Read More

Millen cracks electric win at Pikes Peak

Millen cracks electric win at Pikes Peak

29 June 2015

InternationalNZ News

Rhys Millen has created history by becoming the first competitor to win the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb behind the wheel of an electric car Read More

MSNZ announces Premier Racing Series calendar

MSNZ announces Premier Racing Series calendar

23 June 2015

InternationalNZ News

Motor Sport New Zealand has confirmed a nine-event 2015/16 Premier Racing Series calendar, featuring the now combined New Zealand Touring Cars category Read More

Tony Quinn cancels Race to the Sky

Tony Quinn cancels Race to the Sky

23 June 2015

NZ NewsRally

Tony Quinn has dramatically cancelled next year's Race to the Sky hillclimb, claiming the event is being 'held to ransom' by landowners Read More

Chris Amon hails ‘life changing’ Kiwi Le Mans win

Chris Amon hails ‘life changing’ Kiwi Le Mans win

Chris Amon has applauded Earl Bamber’s Le Mans 24 Hour win by labelling it as life-changing moment for the 24-year-old Read More

POLL: Which Kiwi impressed you most?

POLL: Which Kiwi impressed you most?

Last weekend will go down as one of the greatest in the history of New Zealand motorsport, with several Kiwis excelling on the world stage Read More

Quinn keen on V8 Supercars at Hampton Downs

Quinn keen on V8 Supercars at Hampton Downs

New Hampton Downs owner Tony Quinn says he’s keen to see the V8 Supercars Championship race at the New Zealand venue in future Read More

Tony Quinn completes Hampton Downs purchase

Tony Quinn completes Hampton Downs purchase

Tony Quinn has officially added a second New Zealand circuit to his business interests, completing the purchase of Hampton Downs Motorsport Park Read More

Paddon/Kennard coast to Otago Rally win

Paddon/Kennard coast to Otago Rally win

10 May 2015

NZ NewsRally

Kiwi Hyundai World Rally Team driver Hayden Paddon scored a commanding win in the Stadium Cars Otago International Classic Rally Read More

CAFE CHAT: Tony Quinn on Race to the Sky

CAFE CHAT: Tony Quinn on Race to the Sky

20 April 2015

Cafe ChatNZ NewsRally

New Zealand’s treasured gravel hillclimb, the Repco Race to the Sky is back for good according to new custodian Tony Quinn Read More

Alister McRae triumphs in Race to the Sky

Alister McRae triumphs in Race to the Sky

Alister McRae secured a popular win in the resurrected Repco Race to the Sky hillclimb in New Zealand’s Cardrona Valley Read More

Tidemand claims International Rally of Whangarei

Tidemand claims International Rally of Whangarei

Swede pairing Pontus Tidemand and co-driver Emil Axelsson have made a successful debut in the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship by winning the International Rally of Whangarei Read More

Hayward fastest in Race to the Sky qualifying

Hayward fastest in Race to the Sky qualifying

Australian Brett Hayward ended fastest overall as 108 competitors tackled the Repco Race to the Sky at Cardrona Valley in New Zealand’s south island Read More

Ownership change as SuperTourers, NZV8s push to fix rift

Ownership change as SuperTourers, NZV8s push to fix rift

A new company is being formed to guide New Zealand’s SuperTourer category toward permanent unification with the NZV8 Touring Cars in the latest development to mend the country’s fractured top level classes Read More

McRae impressed with Race to the Sky course

McRae impressed with Race to the Sky course

17 April 2015

NZ NewsRally

Rally star Alister McRae has described the unsealed Repco Race to the Sky course as ‘a real driver’s road’ ahead of the hillclimb’s revival starting tomorrow Read More

Young Bourne to present Race to the Sky trophy

Young Bourne to present Race to the Sky trophy

14 April 2015

InternationalNZ News

The teenage son of the late Possum Bourne will present a special trophy named in his father's honour at the Repco Race to the Sky at the Cardrona Valley in New Zealand this weekend Read More