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Castrol Toyota Racing Series Announces 2021 Dates

Thursday, 30 July 2020, 9:12 am | Toyota Racing

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing New Zealand has today confirmed its 2021 Castrol Toyota Racing Series dates. The 2021 series will run over its traditional five weekends beginning on January 22nd - 24th. The championship's final round will take place over the weekend ... More >>

Breaking My Back Was Only A Hurdle, Not A Road Block - Chelsea Herbert

Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 1:07 pm | Toyota Racing

  New Zealand racing driver Chelsea Herbert has been putting the last few months to good use and is now '95%' healed after her Castrol TRS crash at Teretonga Park back in January.   The popular racer (21) is now itching to get back ... More >>

TRS Backing Fraga To Be Major Asset For Red Bull

Thursday, 19 March 2020, 9:54 am | Toyota Racing

2020 Castrol Toyota Racing Series champion - and eSports icon - Igor Fraga has continued his rapid rise up the junior formulae ranks this week and has been snapped up to be part of the Red Bull Junior programme. And TOYOTA GAZOO Racing NZ reckons he’s ... More >>

Igor Invincible In New Zealand To Win GP And TRS Title

Monday, 17 February 2020, 8:12 am | Toyota Racing

Igor Fraga came of age today in New Zealand, winning the Grand Prix and the Castrol Toyota Racing Series title with a stylish and dominant drive that marked him out as a potential next-in-line to countrymen Emerson Fittipaldi, Nelson Piquet and Ayrton ... More >>

All to play for in New Zealand’s Grand Prix

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 12:11 pm | Toyota Racing

It's game on at the final round of the 2020 Castrol Toyota Racing Series this weekend at the New Zealand Grand Prix at Manfeild – Circuit Chris Amon and as in previous years, the race for the title is almost certainly going to go down to the big race ... More >>

Three Way Battle Set To Rage On

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 8:46 am | Toyota Racing

After three rounds of the 2019-2020 Championship - and some of the tightest and most competitive racing the category has ever seen - the Best Bars Toyota 86 Championship arrives this weekend in Manfeild at a key moment in the championship. With two rounds ... More >>

Fraga survives the drama to take Castrol TRS series lead

Monday, 3 February 2020, 8:41 am | Toyota Racing

Brazilian sensation Igor Fraga took the Denny Hulme Memorial Trophy and the Castrol Toyota Racing Series championship lead in dramatic style this afternoon at Hampton Downs as champion Liam Lawson's day ended down and out in the gravel. More >>

Colapinto joins Castrol TRS winners with fine drive

Monday, 3 February 2020, 8:14 am | Toyota Racing

Sixteen year old Franco Colapinto became the sixth winner from eight races in this year's Castrol Toyota Racing Series when he won the second race of the weekend at Hampton Downs. More >>

Pressure on Kiwi champ as TRS moves north

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 8:47 am | Toyota Racing

The Castrol Toyota Racing Series continues this weekend with the Denny Hulme Memorial Trophy meeting at Hampton Downs, the first round of three in New Zealand’s North Island, and the pressure will be on the reigning champion Liam Lawson to build on ... More >>

Robotham back on top after trio of Teretonga thrillers

Monday, 27 January 2020, 8:13 am | Toyota Racing

Three superb races were the highlight of the third weekend of racing in the Best Bars Toyota 86 Championship and it was Australian ace Jaylyn Robotham who emerged from the intense heat and action at Teretonga Park to claim two wins from three, ... More >>

Liam puts the awesome back in Lawson after stellar feature

Monday, 27 January 2020, 8:12 am | Toyota Racing

New Zealand's Liam Lawson completed a solid weekend that hadn't got off to the greatest of starts with a lights-to-flag victory in the feature race at the second round of the Castrol Toyota Racing Series at Teretonga Park on Sunday. More >>

Game on at Teretonga as racing in Toyota 86 intensifies

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, 1:12 pm | Toyota Racing

It’s definitely game on this weekend for the drivers competing for honours in this season’s Best Bars Toyota 86 Championship, after the field of Kiwi and Aussie drivers produced some of the best racing the category has ever seen last weekend ... More >>

Lawson aiming to continue winning ways at Teretonga

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, 8:37 am | Toyota Racing

Kiwi Liam Lawson was the class of the field last weekend in the opening round of the Castrol Toyota Racing Series, winning two of the three races at Highlands Motorsport Park and lifting the Dorothy Smith Memorial Cup for a second year in the process. More >>

Lawson wins feature race to take early Castrol TRS lead

Monday, 20 January 2020, 8:15 am | Toyota Racing

New Zealand's Liam Lawson got the defence of his Castrol Toyota Racing Series title off to the best possible start with a dominant victory in the feature race at Highlands Motorsport Park, his second win of the weekend enough to give him the championship ... More >>

Kiwis fight back as Ransley takes series lead

Monday, 20 January 2020, 8:11 am | Toyota Racing

Two wins and second place after three superb races netted Peter Vodanovich the round win at Highlands Motorsport Park in the Best Bars Toyota 86 Championship, but it was Christchurch’s Jaden Ransley who finished the weekend leading the series’ ... More >>

Blanco to fill in at Kiwi Motorsport

Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 9:23 am | Toyota Racing

The last piece of the 2020 Castrol Toyota Racing Series was put in place today. Puerto Rican junior formulae winner Jose Blanco will take part in the first two rounds of the championship in New Zealand's South Island. More >>

Red hot international field for NZ’s Castrol TRS series

Tuesday, 14 January 2020, 10:26 am | Toyota Racing

The eyes of the motorsport world will turn to New Zealand this weekend and the pressure will be on as 20 drivers aim to win what should be one of the most hotly contested Castrol Toyota Racing Series ever. More >>

Spike Kohlbecker is looking forward to Castrol TRS challenge

Monday, 6 January 2020, 10:09 am | Toyota Racing

American F1600 sensation and former karting standout Spike Kohlbecker is the latest driver to be confirmed for the 2020 Castrol Toyota Racing Series and will join Kiwi Motorsport for his first championship challenge in a wings and slicks formula. More >>

Brazilian star Collet heading to NZ

Saturday, 28 December 2019, 10:35 am | Toyota Racing

Brazilian young gun and Renault Sport Academy star Caio Collet will open his 2020 racing account with a championship challenge in New Zealand. More >>

Ptacek heading back to NZ for second shot at TRS title

Tuesday, 24 December 2019, 6:09 am | Toyota Racing

Seventeen year old Czech Republic driver Petr Ptacek will return to New Zealand in 2020 for a second shot at the Castrol Toyota Racing Series. More >>