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Pocket rockets make NZ debut

Pocket rockets make NZ debut

Highlands Motorsport Park will be buzzing to the tune of more than 40 pocket rockets as the popular Aussie Racing Cars (ARC) make their New Zealand debut at January's classic race meeting.

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Bamber proud to be `flying the Kiwi flag'

Bamber proud to be `flying the Kiwi flag'

Right from his earliest racing days, Wanganui wonder-kid Earl Bamber has sported a silver fern and a kiwi on his helmet.

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F1's Bianchi out of artificial coma

F1's Bianchi out of artificial coma

Critically injured French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi is no longer in an artificial coma but remains unconscious, his family said in a statement on Wednesday.

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Otago gets good bite of Silver Fern Rally

Otago gets good bite of Silver Fern Rally

The South Island is about to host its second major car rally in a fortnight, when the eight-day epay Silver Fern Rally begins today in Picton, making its way down to the Queenstown finish line this time next week.

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Hamilton closer to title after US GP win

Hamilton closer to title after US GP win

Lewis Hamilton took a big step towards a second Formula One world championship on Sunday with his 10th win of the season in a US Grand Prix that saw Mercedes equal the record for one-two finishes.

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Ford must continue in V8s - drivers

Ford must continue in V8s - drivers

Bathurst 1000 winners Chaz Mostert and Paul Morris reckon it makes no sense and would be commercial suicide for Ford to exit the sport.

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Mercedes secures maiden F1 title

Mercedes secures maiden F1 title

The Formula One constructors' world championship trophy found a new home just down the road from Red Bull's factory in England on Sunday as Mercedes celebrated a historic first for their 'Silver Arrows' team.

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Bathurst comes to Central speedway

Bathurst comes to Central speedway

While many Kiwi and Australian eyes will be glued to televisions tomorrow watching Bathurst unfold, the Central Motor Speedway will run its own version of the great race today.

Now into its fifth year, the annual Bathurst Race Day features Holden Commodores and Ford Falcons battling for glory in a three-hour epic.

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Pride driving Columb as he captains NZ

Pride driving Columb as he captains NZ

In the ultimate feat of redemption, Queenstown's Scott Columb will ride out as New Zealand captain at this weekend's Motocross of Nations (MoN) in Latvia, after missing out on the team last year.

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