UTTRIDGE DOES THE OFFROAD RACING DOUBLE
Historic result: Christchurch driver Bob Uttridge has scored the Dual Crown of offroad racing, double - winning both the GT Radial New Zealand Offroad Endurance Championship and the UTV Bits New Zealand Offroad Racing Short Course Championship title for 2018.
Thursday, 16 August 2018
OFFROAD RACERS GATHER AT FEILDING FOR CHAMPIONSHIP DUEL
LET BATTLE COMMENCE
It’s a whole day of no-holds-barred racing action to decide the champion of stadium short course racing.
Sunday, 29 July 2018
ARMSTRONG BACK IN CONTROL AS SCHUMACHER SCORES FIRST F3 WIN
Formula 3 rookie Marcus Armstrong has wrested back the championship points lead in the premier FIA European Formula Three Championship.
Monday, 25 June 2018
KIWI ARMSTRONG TAKES EUROPEAN FORMULA 3 CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD
A win, one second place and one third place – good enough!
Marcus Armstrong is the new leader of the 2018 FIA Formula 3 Europe championship.
Sunday, 24 June 2018
RACE WIN AND DOUBLE POLE MARK ARMSTRONG'S RESURGENCE IN BAVARIA
Formula 3 rookie Marcus Armstrong has taken a sensational double pole and maiden race win as he fights back into contention in the 2018 FIA Formula 3 European Championship.
Saturday, 23 June 2018
KIWI ARMSTRONG TAKES EARLY POLE IN F3 FIGHTBACK AT NORISRING
Marcus Armstrong has taken pole in qualifying for this weekend's third round of the 2018 FIA Formula 3 Europe championship.
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
NORTHERN OFFROAD RAIDER EXTENDS SOUTHERN CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD
Aucklander John Morgan may have seen victory in Sunday’s endurance race evaporate like the fumes in his fuel tank on the second day but his dominant run in the Mainland Challenge short course heats has extended his southern region lead.
Wednesday, 13 June 2018
UNLIMITED CLASS THUNDER UNLEASHED AT WEST MELTON THIS WEEKEND
The focus of the 2018 ORANZ New Zealand Offroad Racing Championship shifts to West Melton near Christchurch this weekend as racers take on the second southern round of the championship.
Tuesday, 5 June 2018
TAURANGA'S GOLDSTONE TAKES NORTHERN OFFROAD TITLE
Racing in his first full year of offroad competition, Tauranga driver Mark Goldstone has fought off all comers to take the northern region championship title.
Monday, 14 May 2018
MORGAN DOMINATES NELSON RUFF'N'TUFF
Northern racer John Morgan has won the 2018 Ruff'n'Tuff 250, the opening southern round of the 2018 ORANZ New Zealand offroad racing championship.
Friday, 11 May 2018
ARMSTRONG READY TO FIGHT FOR 2018 FORMULA THREE GLORY
New Zealand driver Marcus Armstrong has put his preparation behind him and is ready to do battle as the 2018 FIA Formula 3 European Championship opens this weekend at Pau in France.
Monday, 7 May 2018
NORTHERN OFFROAD RAIDERS SET SIGHTS ON NELSON RACE TITLE
An unlimited-class showdown is brewing at the opening southern round of the 2018 ORANZ Offroad Racing Championship.
Monday, 23 April 2018
HALL CONTROLS OFFROAD RACING CHAMPIONSHIP
Local racer Nick Hall has taken control of the 2018 ORANZ New Zealand Offroad Racing Championship after round two at Puhinui in Manukau.
Thursday, 19 April 2018
OFFROAD RACING CHAMPIONSHIP ARRIVES AT MANUKAU
High speeds, spectacular action:
American-style short course offroad racing fires up at Colin Dale Park this weekend as the 2018 ORANZ New Zealand Offroad Racing Championship rolls into Manukau.
Monday, 5 March 2018
Three races to Toyota 86 Championship glory
The 2017-2018 Toyota 86 Championship comes down to the wire this weekend at Hampton Downs in the northern Waikato – and the margins are close.
Saturday, 30 December 2017
Jordan Baldwin a racer on a fast track in Toyota 86 Championship
A late starter in motorsport, Howick’s Jordan Baldwin is making up for lost time.
Friday, 29 December 2017
Vodanovich on a fast track
Peter Vodanovich joins the 2017-2018 Toyota 86 Championship with a mission.
Ryan Yardley fourth Kiwi to sign up for Castrol Toyota Racing Series
Christchurch driver Ryan Yardley has become the fourth New Zealander to enter the 2018 Castrol Toyota Racing Series.
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Alexander looks lethal as Toyota 86 Championship comes to Taupo
With two outright wins at Pukekohe and the early points lead, returning champion Tom Alexander is shaping as the danger man in the 2017-2018 Toyota 86 Championship.
Thursday, 16 November 2017
Albany racer Reid Harker steps up to Castrol Toyota Racing Series
Albany’s Reid Harker is ‘hugely’ excited by the prospect of stepping up to the single-seater Castrol Toyota Racing Series in January.
Thursday, 9 November 2017
Marcus Armstrong takes aim at Toyota Racing Series title
Fresh from his biggest year of motor racing yet, Marcus Armstrong (17) has confirmed he will contest the 2018 Castrol Toyota Racing Series with one aim: to be champion.
Friday, 3 November 2017
Dry-wet qualifying revs up Toyota 86 Championship
New names and returnees share pole for two of the weekend’s three races as the 2017-2018 Toyota 86 Championship kicks off this weekend.
Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Thomasen does the double
His rivals made him work hard for it - but Tauranga's Ben Thomasen has 'done the double', winning the punishing Polaris NZ 1000 in September and now the 2017 Polaris New Zealand Offroad Racing Championship.
ARMSTRONG WINS ITALIAN F4 CHAMPIONSHIP
Ferrari junior driver Marcus Armstrong has secured the 2017 Italian Formula 4 title with two races to spare.
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Armstrong ready to step up in Formula 4
Christchurch teen Marcus Armstrong is ready to do battle for the Italian Formula 4 title as the championship arrives in Monza for the final round.
Monday, 16 October 2017
Nelson gets the thunder: Motorsport mecca hosts offroad racing national finals
Nelson’s reputation as a motorsport mecca takes a step forward this weekend as the assembled might of the offroad racing national championship thunders into town.
Monday, 9 October 2017
ARMSTRONG TIGHTENS GRIP ON FORMULA 4 CHAMPIONSHIP
A triple podium finish at the penultimate round has propelled Christchurch driver Marcus Armstrong closer to the Italian Formula 4 title.
Sunday, 8 October 2017
KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON, MARCUS
Marcus Armstrong extends his points lead and draws closer to the Italian Formula 4 title with a share of pole for this weekend's races at Mugello and second in race one, banking valuable points.
Jack Milligan (Toyota 86 Championship Rookie of the Year 2016-2017) has scored a fifth and third overall in the Australian Toyota 86 Racing Series at Bathurst.
Tuesday, 3 October 2017
Toyota Racing New Zealand opens new headquarters at Hampton Downs
With a formal ceremony this morning, Toyota Racing New Zealand has officially opened its new purpose built headquarters at the Hampton Downs motor racing circuit in the north Waikato.