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Record McLaren F5000 Entry At Circuit Named To Honour NZ Motor Racing Great

Monday, 11 January 2021, 6:13 pm | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

Rnd 1 21 SAS MSC F5000 R1 Tim Rush 20 McLaren M22 Toby Annabell 9A McLaren M10B. Photo credit: Fast Company/Matt Smith Photography. It seems entirely fitting that at the second round of this season’s SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival ... More >>

Collins And Windelburn Share NZ F5000 Series Spoils At Manfeild

Monday, 16 November 2020, 8:17 am | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

Defending SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series title holder Michael Collins (Leda LT27/GM1) got his 2020/21 series campaign off to a winning start and finish at the opening round at the 35th annual MG Classic race meeting at Feilding’s ... More >>

Collins Gives F5000 Fans An Idea Of What They Missed At Manfeild

Sunday, 15 November 2020, 5:19 am | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

Rnd 1 21 SAS MSC F5000 series R1 winner Michael Colllins leads at end of lap 1 from Kevin Ingram-1lr G1A4020 | Photo Credit: Fast Company/Matt Smith Photography When - back in 1972 - famed New Zealand racing driver and racing car designer and builder ... More >>

Last Lap Drama Robs Collins Of F5000 Clean Sweep At Teretonga

Monday, 17 February 2020, 7:15 am | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

They say that all good things come to those who wait. But by the 11th lap of the feature 12-lap SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series final at Invercargill’s Teretonga Park Raceway this afternoon even three-times former series champion Steve ... More >>

Collins Leads As F5000 Field Entertains Large Geoege Begg Speedfest Crowd At Teretonga

Saturday, 15 February 2020, 8:57 pm | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

Runaway series’ points leader Michael Collins continued on his winning way on the first day of competition at the fourth round of the 2019//20 SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tamsna Cup Revival Series at Invercargill’s Tereotonga Park today. Leda ... More >>

Bumper F5000 field promises big things at 30th Skope Classic

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 9:52 am | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

With a bumper 20-car field of beautifully restored and presented ‘70s-era 5-litre stock-block V8-powered wings-and-slicks single-seater Formula 5000 racing cars set to roll out onto the Mike Pero Motorsport Park tarmac in Christchurch at the annual ... More >>

Classy Collins completes opening NZ F5000 series' round

Monday, 18 November 2019, 8:22 am | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

Classy category young gun Michael Collins (McRae GM1) completed a clean sweep of all three SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series races on the second day of competition at the opening round of the 2019/20 season at the annual The Sound ... More >>

Can Ken Smith extend his winning streak at Skope Classic?

Thursday, 31 January 2019, 5:00 pm | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

So far the 2018/19 New Zealand motor racing season has been kind to one of the sport’s favourite sons, ageless super-veteran Ken Smith. Despite it being his 61st consecutive summer racing at a national level the 77-year-old has won every 2018/19 SAS Autoparts ... More >>

F5000 Racers save their best for last

Sunday, 20 January 2019, 7:55 pm | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

Early season standout Ken Smith (Lola T332) and fellow SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival category front runners Greg Thornton (Chevron B24), Brett Willis (Lola T330) and Michael Collins (McRae GM1) kept their best until last at the second ... More >>

Smith, Collins and Thornton podium first F5000 race at Taupo

Saturday, 19 January 2019, 8:00 pm | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

First race of the weekend for the SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series at the Taupo Historic Grand Prix meeting at Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park today and pole man Ken Smith (Lola T332) continued on his winning way despite intense competition ... More >>

Smith ‘Raring to Go’ as F5000 Series Returns to Pukekohe

Tuesday, 31 October 2017, 1:31 pm | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

The Pukekohe motor racing circuit has always held a special place in the heart of evergreen Kiwi racing great Ken Smith. So when the organisers of the New Zealand round of the Virgin Australia Supercars championship invited the NZ Formula 5000 ... More >>

Taupo stop-off for Formula Junior World Tour this weekend

Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 10:38 am | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

49 Formula Juniors, 33 of them from overseas, take to the track at this weekend’s Taupo Historic GP race meeting at Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park in the midst of a three-year Diamond Jubilee World Tour towards the category’s 60th anniversary in ... More >>

2017 Taupo Historic GP

Monday, 19 December 2016, 12:41 pm | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

Organisers of the Historic Touring Car category racing at next month’s Taupo Historic GP have pulled-off a major coup – placing 1985 European Touring Car Champion, Italian Gianfranco Brancatelli in the BMW M3 he drove for the Italian CiBiemme Sport team ... More >>

SAS Autoparts Joins Msc on NZ F5000 Series' Sponsor Roster

Tuesday, 11 October 2016, 10:43 am | New Zealand Formula 5000 Association

David Banks of SAS Autoparts (right) with NZ F5000 Association committee member Barry Miller (left) shake on the new sponsorship deal. Photo credit: Fast Company/Ross MacKay More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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