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Scoles And Byers Take Wins In Action Packed Rodin Cars Super GT Series Round

Sunday, 16 January 2022, 5:58 pm | Iconsport

It was action aplenty in the opening round of the Rodin Cars Super GT Series at Highlands Motorsport Park this weekend. It was a tough start to the weekend for the new series with Saturday afternoon’s race one abandoned after a lengthy red-flag ... More >>

Multi-Million Dollar Field Set For Opening Round Of Rodin Cars Super GT Series

Wednesday, 12 January 2022, 6:13 pm | Iconsport

27 GT cars worth in excess of $15m will hit the Highlands Motorsport Park circuit at Cromwell this weekend, for the opening round of the new Rodin Cars Super GT Series. One of the biggest assemblies of GT machines in quite some time for New Zealand motorsport, ... More >>

Covid Uncertainty Sees Speed Works Shift November Dates

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 9:27 am | Iconsport

MotorSport New Zealand appointed Promoter Speed Works Events has today confirmed the postponement of its two November events at Hampton Downs due to current Covid-19 alert level restrictions and the lack of certainty around planning. Following discussions ... More >>

Leitch Experiences Highs And Lows Of Italy's Temple Of Speed

Monday, 27 September 2021, 5:14 pm | Iconsport

It was a bitter sweet weekend for Brendon Leitch in the sixth round of the International GT Open championship at Monza in Italy over the weekend, but the Kiwi sports car ace still took some positives away from a topsy turvy weekend. Two races over the ... More >>

Manuell Makes It Home But It Couldn't Have Been Closer

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 8:28 am | Iconsport

Paul Manuell secured the title after a dramatic final round at Hampton Downs. Photo credit: Chris Dillon. A relieved Paul Manuell has secured the 2019-2020 RYCO 24•7 V8 Utes title after a dramatic day of racing at the final round at Hampton Downs ... More >>

Manuell's march to continue at Manfeild?

Wednesday, 12 February 2020, 5:05 pm | Iconsport

Pukekohe's Paul Manuell extended his lead in this season's RYCO 24•7 V8 Utes Championship after a strong performance at the second round at Hampton Downs that included two pole positions, two wins and a fourth place finish. And he heads into this weekend's ... More >>

Massive weekend of Motor Cup motorsport ahead

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 9:33 am | Iconsport

The New Zealand Motor Cup – one of the oldest and most iconic trophies in Kiwi sport – returns to what many believe is its spiritual home this weekend as the Castrol Toyota Racing Series young guns compete for the spectacular trophy at Pukekohe ... More >>

Murphy confirms US Formula 4 for 2020

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 11:05 am | Iconsport

Up and coming New Zealand single seater race Ronan Murphy will go stateside in 2020 and take part in the United States Formula 4 Championship - his first foray into international competition. More >>

NZ's best drifters lining up for Teretonga this weekend

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 8:07 am | Iconsport

New Zealand's top drifters are all set to make history this weekend in Invercargill when the best of the best rev up and get sideways as part of this weekend's big BP Ultimate Motorsport weekend at Teretonga Park. More >>

Biggest NZ grid of 991s set for Highlands

Tuesday, 24 December 2019, 3:05 pm | Iconsport

Highlands Motorsport Park will see what could be the largest gathering of racing Porsche 991s when Speed Works first event of the new year gets underway next month, and the grid will feature one of New Zealand's brightest young stars. Toyota 86 and ... More >>

Speed Works and Racing Sims confirm exciting partnership

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 12:08 pm | Iconsport

One of the most advanced and realistic driving simulators in the world is to be installed at Pukekohe Park for up and coming Kiwi racers to hone their skills and it's all New Zealand made. More >>

Cohen confirmed for M2 Competition seat in 2020

Thursday, 14 November 2019, 8:08 am | Iconsport

He will open his 2020 racing season by joining reigning champions M2 Competition for the five round championship that begins in January. Ido is managed by ADD Management, who are no strangers to entrusting their drivers to the category having previously ... More >>

Audi crew in race against time to make Enduro final

Monday, 11 November 2019, 4:10 pm | Iconsport

Byers Motorsport are in a race against time to make the start line for the National Endurance Championship decider at Hampton Downs on November 16. More >>

Prime new home of NZ Motorsport on free-to-air TV

Friday, 18 October 2019, 3:59 pm | Iconsport

Exciting news for motorsport fans in New Zealand with the announcement of a new prime time NZ motorsport programme to be aired during a week night following the premier motorsport events. More >>

China chances lined up for Leitch

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 8:52 am | Iconsport

New Zealand's Brendon Leitch heads off to China this week and the Invercargill ace will be aiming to win in both single seaters and sports cars in a busy weekend of racing. More >>

Breakthrough weekend for Leitch in Korea

Thursday, 8 August 2019, 8:59 am | Iconsport

Kiwi racer Brendon Leitch has recorded his strongest performance of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia series so far, taking a win and a second in the Pro-Am class and an overall podium result at the Yeongam circuit in South Korea over the weekend. More >>

D1NZ adds spectacular spice to Speed Works summer

Saturday, 20 July 2019, 1:06 pm | Iconsport

Mega motorsport weekends are on their way for race fans this coming season with confirmation that D1NZ’s spectacular Pro Series will be on the bill at three of Speed Works Events’ biggest summer race meetings. More >>