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and that was it. Sitting forlornly on the side of the road with its
bonnet up in the first of today’s stages east of Whanganui, the
previously all-conquering Mitsubishi Evo
8 of five-time consecutive Targa NZ winners Glenn Inkster and Spencer
Winn wasn’t going anywhere. And the Auckland pair’s dream of creating a
November 1st, 2019122
off the traditional ‘toughest day’ tag, defending Targa NZ title-holder
Glenn Inkster and co-driver Spencer Winn (Mitsubishi Evo 8) made light
work of the seven timed stages
on the third leg of this year’s 25th Anniversary event between New Plymouth and Whanganui today.
the Auckland pair did concede a...
October 30th, 2019247
early event leader Glenn Inkster and co-driver Spencer Winn (Mitsubishi
Evo 8) finally conceded a stage win at the end of the second day of
this year’s Targa New Zealand
tarmac motor rally in Taranaki this afternoon.
However the Auckland pair – gunning for a record-setting sixth consecutive win in the annual...
October 29th, 2019242
us if you can – or you dare! That seemed to be the message defending -
and five-time consecutive – Targa NZ winners Glenn Inkster and co-driver
Spencer Winn (Mitsubishi Evo
8) were putting out to all-comers on the first day of competition on
this year’s 25th anniversary event which started in Taupo today.
October 29th, 2019179
stars like multi-time NZ champion Ryan Grant and fellow Aucklander
Jason Lee, and Arron Black from Dunedin and William Exton from Blenheim,
added to their respective title
tallies at KartSport New Zealand’s annual Island Sprint Championships
titles meetings at Auckland and Dunedin over the weekend.
October 24th, 2019155
Successful young Christchurch-based karters Jacob Douglas and Louis Sharp head a group of fellow recent globe-trotters who are now back home and set to compete at either North or South Island Sprint Championships meetings this (Labour) weekend.
Separate North and South Island title meetings have been running over the Labour long...
October 22nd, 2019244
Will defending - and now five-time consecutive – event winners Glenn Inkster and co-driver Spencer Winn (Mitsubishi Evo 8) from Auckland win this year’s 25th anniversary Targa NZ tarmac motor rally, which starts in Taupo on Tuesday October 29 and finishes five days later in Palmerston North on Saturday November 02?
October 22nd, 2019336
Kiwi female karter Rianna O’Meara-Hunt has returned home to Wellington
on a high after a breakthrough performance at this year’s ROK Cup
Superfinal meeting in Italy
a fortnight ago.
Since moving to the Senior ranks, the recently turned 18-year-old
has struggled to replicate the form which saw
her beat the best Australian...
October 21st, 2019123
Frenchman Anthony Abbasse claimed his second consecutive Gold Coast 600 Race of Stars KZ2 class Final win at the Xtreme Karting Complex on the Gold Coats on Saturday. But not before being pipped on the line for first place by the quickest driver in the field, 17-year-old Kiwi class #1, Matthew Payne.
Ricciardo Kart driver Payne...
October 18th, 2019167
Top KZ2 class
drivers Matthew Payne, Mathew Kinsman and Ryan Wood head an eight-strong
Kiwi contingent contesting the seventh annual Race of Stars
international kart event at Pimpama on Queensland’s Gold Coast
this week and weekend.
The meeting is part
of the build-up to the Vodafone Gold Coast 600 Supercars Championship...
October 13th, 2019212
Kiwi karter Jacob Douglas has claimed a breakthrough Junior ROK class
win and fellow Cantabrian Louis Sharp has finished on the podium in the
Mini ROK class at this
year’s ROK Cup Superfinal event in Italy.
14, and Sharp, 12, were two of eight New Zealand karters who joined
over 400 of their contemporaries from...
October 11th, 2019129
have qualified by beating their peers at home. And last weekend each
got to complete what effectively was a dry run at the big Trofeo
D’Autunno (Autumn Trophy) meeting
at the South Garda Karting Complex at Lonato in northern Italy.
the time has finally come for the eight young Kiwi karters to join over
400 of their...
October 10th, 2019186
Cold winds and wet weather challenged drivers and crew members alike at the latest Top Gear Top Half kart series round at Tokoroa’s Stihl Shop Tokoroa Raceway over the weekend,
It didn’t stop many of the Junior drivers in particular turning up the heat in their classes however.
The organising club, KartSport Tokoroa, did a...