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Champions Back with New Name And New Look

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 9:05 am | Icon Sport

The New Zealand Endurance Championship winning team has a new name and a heavily modified car to take on the field at Pukekohe Park this weekend and attempt to defend its title. Wet and Forget Racing is the new name of SMEG Racing and championship ... More >>

Greg Collinson Hopes New Look Will Also Be Victory Colours

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 8:15 am | Icon Sport

Hamilton racer Glen Collinson has revealed another stunning livery for his 2017-2018 PORTERGROUP V8 Ute campaign ahead of the new season, which begins at the Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park over the first weekend of December. More >>

GT3 Merc for Summer Rush Hour Series

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 8:18 pm | Icon Sport

Speed Works Events Rush Hour concept is gathering pace, with the first wild card GT3 entry for the three round, televised one hour mini enduro series confirmed with one of Mike Racing's Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 cars. More >>

Race And Series Win for SMEG Racing at Pukekohe Park

Monday, 24 July 2017, 9:14 am | Icon Sport

Simon Evans and Gene Rollinson emerged from a stop-start race peppered with safety car periods and race stoppages to take the final round of the ENEOS North Island Endurance series at Pukekohe on Sunday, and with it the North Island title for 2017. More >>

Mike Pero Motorsport Park secures key domestic date

Wednesday, 10 May 2017, 10:07 am | Icon Sport

Motorsport promoter Speed Works Events has confirmed 12-14 January 2018 as one the key dates of this year's championship calendar for the 2017-2018 summer racing season, with the Mike Pero Motorsport Park, Ruapuna hosting The Lady Wigram Trophy - the ... More >>

2016-2017 Premier Motorsport Championship Revealed

Saturday, 25 June 2016, 3:27 pm | Icon Sport

2016-2017 Premier Motorsport Championship Revealed The 2016-2017 Premier motorsport calendar has been revealed by promoter Speed Works Events and features eight national events where fans can see the best motor racing classes in New Zealand. A new look ... More >>

Two Time World Beater Radisich Set To Rev Up Buy NZ Made

Wednesday, 8 June 2016, 12:43 pm | Icon Sport

Two time world touring car champion and New Zealand icon Paul Radisich has been appointed as the new national and international ambassador for the Buy New Zealand Made Campaign. More >>

Capacity Grids On The Cards For Mahindra North Island Series

Thursday, 12 May 2016, 10:18 am | Icon Sport

The 2016 Mahindra North Island Endurance Series is already promising to be the best yet, with early indications being that each round will feature capacity grids in the three hour events. More >>

Get the Good Oil for Super Black Racing

Friday, 21 August 2015, 8:15 am | Icon Sport

Super Black Racing - New Zealand's only V8 Supercar team - has unveiled a novel fundraising initiative in partnership with two time touring car world champion Paul Radisich's Aegis oil company. More >>

Pedersen back for full enduro season

Wednesday, 29 April 2015, 9:49 am | Icon Sport

Kiwi V8 racer Ant Pedersen will be back behind the wheel of the all-New Zealand Super Black Racing Ford for the 2015 V8 Supercar Endurance races, the team has announced. More >>

HRC Releases 2015-2016 Race Dates

Friday, 13 March 2015, 2:04 pm | Icon Sport

The Historic Racing Club has released its dates for the 2015-2016 season for its historic and modern racing events and although there is no increase in the amount of dates, the content of each looks set to change. More >>

Country’s fastest karts and drivers head to Taupo

Monday, 16 February 2015, 10:56 am | Icon Sport

The country’s fastest karts and top karters will head to Taupo Motorsport Park on Saturday the 28th of February for one of the country’s fastest and most spectacular motorsport events - the 2015 Kartsport New Zealand Superkart Championships and Grand ... More >>

Mahindra Nies already looking forward

Friday, 15 August 2014, 9:52 am | Icon Sport

After three successful events in its inaugural year, organisers of the Mahindra North Island Endurance Series are not only reflecting on impressive facts and statistics - but are already setting dates and putting plans in place for the 2015 series and ... More >>

Baird and Kelly dominate Mahindra Pukekohe Six Hour race

Sunday, 8 June 2014, 1:03 pm | Icon Sport

Kiwi motorsport legend Craig Baird put his world renowned expertise in Porsches to good use today - winning the Mahindra Pukekohe Six Hour race in style. Partnered by Paul Kelly, Baird's immaculate Porsche GT3 finished 10 laps ahead of its nearest ... More >>

Prestigious Pukekohe 6 Hour trophy up for grabs

Monday, 21 April 2014, 3:27 pm | Icon Sport

The seventeenth running of the Pukekohe 6 Hour is proving to be one of the major draw cards for the forthcoming Mahindra North Island Endurance Series, with many drivers aiming to put their name on one of the most prestigious trophies of the modern ... More >>

Hanley Makes Solid SuperTourer Debut

Monday, 10 February 2014, 1:23 pm | Icon Sport

Chris Hanley enjoyed a solid debut in the BNT SuperTourer series over the weekend at Manfeild - bagging two top ten finishes from three races. The 23 year old finished 12th in his first race, before recording eighth and ninth place finishes in Sunday's ... More >>

Hanley steps up to V8 SuperTourers in PSR West Team Ford

Tuesday, 4 February 2014, 12:30 pm | Icon Sport

Twenty three year old Chris Hanley - multiple race winner and champion in the 2013 UDC V8 Ute series - will make his BNT V8 SuperTourer debut for Garry Pedersen's PSR West racing squad at the 2014 season’s second round at the Manfeild New Zealand ... More >>

Details of Official New North Island Endurance Series

Saturday, 21 December 2013, 12:17 pm | Icon Sport

The all new North Island Endurance Series is all set to kick off in 2014 with rounds at Pukekohe, Taupo with the grand finale to be held at Hampton Downs. More >>

Kiwis take three of four sprint gold medals on home water

Thursday, 21 November 2013, 8:06 pm | Icon Sport

New Zealand crews made the most of any home water advantage on the Okere river near Rotorua today to secure three individual gold Sprint medals from the four available at the 2013 World Rafting Championships. More >>

Kiwis take gold on first day of Rafting World Championships

Saturday, 16 November 2013, 3:33 pm | Icon Sport

It was a good day on the white water for Kiwi crews at the 2013 IRF White Water World Rafting Championships, which kicked off today on the Tarawera River at Kawerau with the Sprint and Head to Head legs for both the Under-23 and Under-19 classes. More >>



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