For Dunedin's Alyssa Clapperton the highlight of her seven-round NZ Touring Car Series championship season will be racing on familiar southern tracks next month, when the series heads to Christchurch and Invercargill.
The Coromandel-based Leadfoot Festival has just increased the wattage of its driver star-power, with four-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon the latest to announce he will compete at the February 6-7 event.
Forget poring over the latest prestige luxury sports marques in a magazine, the Giltrap Group Roadshow 2015 is bringing eight spectacular models to Highlands Motorsport Park in all their physical glory.
As Bathurst 1000 roars into life in Australia this weekend, it is a fitting time to announce that seven-time winner of the ''great race'' Jim Richards will attend Wanaka's annual Gathering of Geezers charitable dinner.
He has done it again, but this time Mosgiel's Chris Hey really had to work for his fastest two-wheel-drive competitor title at the Ashley Forest Rallysprint, in what was his eighth consecutive victory.
The 2016 Otago Rally has sacrificed its date and will now be held from April 8-10 as the first round of the New Zealand Rally Championship (NZRC), which brings pluses and minuses for the organising team.
Given their intense rivalry in the marketplace, it came as no surprise when Ford responded to Toyota's recent unveiling of the next Hilux by revealing its updated Ranger at National Fieldays. Richard Bosselman reports.