October 10th, 2019132
Motor racing fans will be treated to a day of free quickfire action at Teretonga Park in Invercargill on Saturday.
to the racing, presented by Downer, will be free with qualifying timed
to start at 12.00 noon with two races from 12.40pm before a short lunch
break at 1.15pm and six more races during the afternoon.
October 7th, 2019150
Top seed Carter Strang of Wallacetown dominated the Eastern Southland Car Club’s Rankleburn Rally in West Otago on Saturday.
Strang and co-driver Stewart Robbie in their Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 6 won all four Special Stages in the event, extending their lead throughout to finally end the rally 1 minute 27.5 seconds ahead of...
October 3rd, 2019186
The Eastern Southland Car Club’s Rankleburn Rally in West Otago takes place this Saturday, 5 October.
The event, organised by the Eastern Southland Car Club, is supported once again by MLT / Heartland Hotels and Ernslaw One Limited.
The rally consists of four special stages commencing with a competitor briefing at 10.00am on...
September 26th, 2019312
When Jordan Michels unveiled his new race car, a Honda Fk7 TCR car, to his closest supporters at Teretonga Park recently he also announced that the car had been purchased for him by Peter Williams of Riverton to run under the Team Williams Racing (TWR) banner, a gesture that has given Michels a wonderful opportunity to advance his...
September 19th, 2019543
absolutely superb line up of racing machinery will be on track at
Teretonga Park this Saturday when the opening round of the 2019 Carter’s
Tyre Service South Island Endurance Series takes place.
both a 1 Hour and 3 Hour Race the range of machinery on track is
absolutely stunning with marques such as...
September 17th, 2019287
Saturday was another huge milestone in Invercargill racing driver Jordan Michels’ career.
On Saturday evening Michels and his team unveiled his new race car to his closest supporters at Teretonga Park as he prepares for the opening round of the Carter’s Tyre Service South Island Endurance Series at the circuit this...
August 23rd, 2019248
Each year Teretonga Park offers Southlanders plenty - international events, top class motor racing and some very special race cars and trucks. Every season promises much and generally every season delivers’ on that promise and even though it has been said in the past the 2019/2020 season could be one of the very, very best.
August 23rd, 2019296
The Eastern Southland Car Club has a star studded night planned to showcase to the public when they hold their Prizegiving and Annual Dinner at the Heartland Hotel Croydon in Gore on Saturday 14 September. The club would love to have the public come along and enjoy what will certainly be a great night.
Special guests include Hayden...
August 16th, 2019186
It has been a very big couple of months for 12 year old Invercargill karter Alex Crosbie.
Crosbie recently competed in the New Zealand National Schools Kartsport Championship in Wellington during the school holidays before travelling to Melbourne for the City Of Melbourne Titles early in August.
At the School Nationals Alex...
August 11th, 2019523
Garet and Gemma Thomas of Darfield won the Catlins Coast
Rally on Saturday in a dramatic finish. The husband and wife team only took the
lead on the final stage in a Subaru WRX Sti. The duo had cause for double
celebration as their victory also gave them the Mainland Rally Series drivers
and co-drivers titles respectively.
August 9th, 2019389
A massive entry of eighty-eight cars will start the 2019 Catlins Coast Rally on Saturday.
Defending champion and four-time winner Andrew Graves of Gore (pictured in 2017) is once again the top seed in his venerable Mitsubishi EVO 3. Graves’ wins have come in 2010, 2013, 2017 and again last year. He has twice been runner-up in 2012...
August 9th, 2019231
Jordan Michels of Invercargill has returned from his initial outing in the carsales TCR Australia Series at Queensland Raceway full of enthusiasm.
Michels had received a last minute opportunity to drive a Wall Racing Honda Civic Type R and impressed despite battling illness part of the weekend.
Michels had introduced himself to...
August 8th, 2019290
Garry Cliff of Christchurch is a well-known name in New Zealand motorsport. He has been involved in rallying, circuit racing, endurance racing, targa events and there have been some remarkable cars and plenty of success along the way.
Cliff takes up the story and outlines some of his personal highlights. “My first rally was the...