Hayden Paddon and John Kennard will make a welcome return to top-level rallying at next week’s Rally Australia. Despite not driving a world rally car competitively for the past 12 months, Paddon is a proven winner and has a strong track record with the new-generation world rally cars on Australian soil – never finishing shy […]

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Porsche Carrera Cup Asia ace Will Bamber is set for his FIA World Endurance Championship debut, having been confirmed in the No. 88 Dempsey-Proton Racing Porsche 911 RSR for this weekend’s 4 Hours of Shanghai. The 25-year-old brother of 2017 WEC champion Earl will share the wheel of the GTE-Am entry with Porsche Young Professional […]

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Haydn Mackenzie and co-driver Matthew Sayers (Mitsubishi Evo 10) have won the five-day/1932km 25th anniversary Targa New Zealand tarmac motor rally, the pair crossing the finish line in Palmerston North this afternoon with a lead of almost 12 minutes over the second-placed Porsche 991 GT3 RS of 2103 event winners Martin Dippie and his co-driver […]

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The Australian Racing Group is pleased to confirm an expanded racing calendar for the 2020 TCR Australia Series, including a new TCR Asia Pacific Cup to kick off the year, plus a sprint race at the world-famous Mount Panorama circuit. The new racing season will launch with a one-off race event at the Formula 1 […]

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The best endurance racing drivers and cars from both the North Island and the South Island will come together to battle it out in one of the biggest long distance motorsport races the country has ever seen when the New Zealand Endurance Championship final is played out on November 16th at the fantastic Hampton Downs […]

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Qualifying day at the Japanese Grand Prix has been cancelled due to the impact Typhoon Hagibis is expected to have on the Suzuka area on Saturday. Final practice and qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix were due to be held on Saturday, but the increasing threat from high winds and heavy rain has resulted in […]

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Mazda Motorsports are the latest major OEM to unveil a contender in TCR.

The new for 2020 Mazda3 TCR will compete first in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge, four-hour Endurance race at Daytona as part of the Rolex 24 at Daytona weekend of racing on January 26, 2020. The TCR car has been shaped by Mazda […]

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Cupra has arrived in Australia ahead of its carsales TCR debut, and it could compete as early as the final round at The Bend next month. The car has been purchased by Melbourne-based racing outfit Garage1, owned by long-time motorsport operators Marty Brant and John Evans. Cupra is the performance subsidiary of Spanish car brand […]

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Canterbury’s Hamish MacDonald is the first New Zealand rider to win a World Enduro Champion. Originally from West Melton, MacDonald (20) was crowned the FIM 125cc Youth Enduro World Champion after the final round, of seven, in Ambert, France this weekend. Held in the Forez mountains, through 320,000ha of alternating meadows, forests, and pastures, he […]

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With a win and a second place, Kiwi race driver Marcus Armstrong has vaulted past two key rivals and finished the inaugural FIA Formula 3 Championship second overall. Armstrong came to the Russian resort town determined to complete his first season in the new championship on a high note. He served notice of his intention […]

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