Benjamin Carrell

Benjamin Carrell is a freelance motorsport writer and currently edits both talkmotorsport.co.nz and nzmotorracing.co.nz. He writes for a number of Kiwi drivers and motorsport clubs. That's when he's not working in his horticultural day-job or training for the next road or mtb cycle race!

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Aussie wins US title with Kiwi team

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It seems ironic. The Australian Formula 4 Championships get dropped from lack of entrants (see Formula 4: Wrong Formula, Wrong…

Look back in history Sunday: McLaughlin’s first Supercars race win

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The ITM 400 in Auckland was the third event of the 2013 International V8 Supercars Championship. Scott McLaughlin became the…

Age is no barrier

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Keep an eye on this car, the #98 Van Diemen Stealth driven by Rangiora’s James Penrose competing in the 2019/20…

Where will Paddon get his power from

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Announced in late August was the new project for Paddon RallySport – the design, development and construction of the world’s…

Look back in history Sunday: Hulme wins at Monza (1968)

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I suspect the 1968 Italian Grand Prix may have been a mundane affair to watch, unless you were Italian. Of…

There is always a story to be told

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The way to get noticed in motorsport, in fact in any sport, is to win. Stand on the top of…

Don’t bet on a single technology

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Betting on a single technology to solve the challenge of decarbonising transport is too risky, says Toyota. Here’s an interesting…

Look back in history Sunday: Hartley’s podium in Porsche WEC debut (2014)

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This weekend sees the opening round of the 2019 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the 4 Hours of Silverstone (UK)…

More great photos….

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On Tuesday, Ross MacKay in his weekly column asked , ‘So, is a picture REALLY worth a thousand words?‘ Our…

Look back in history Sunday: Hartley tests Le Mans Prototype LMP2 (2012)

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Next weekend ex F1 driver Brendon Hartley finds himself at the 4 Hours of Silverstone, the opening round of the…