Benjamin Carrell

Benjamin Carrell is a freelance motorsport writer and currently edits talkmotorsport.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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2020 Silver Fern Marathon Rally reduced to two-day format

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The Ultimate Rally Group have announced that the 2020 New Zealand Silver Fern Marathon Rally will be reduced to a…

TRS – Striving for normality in turmoil

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Like it or not humans are creatures of habit.  The bulk of us like regular, consistency and certainty.  Compared to…

Look back in history Sunday: The ‘Hulk’enberg

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While not being one for conspiracy theories, I couldn’t help but suspect that there may have been a different tale…

Look back in history Sunday: Ron Tauranac’s Ralt

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The late Ron Tauranac founded Ralt ( Ron and Austin Lewis Tauranac) along with his brother Austin well before he…

Logistics a key to a successful 2021 TRS season

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Confirming venues for the 2021 Castrol Toyota Racing Series is proving difficult the closer we get to the end of…

NASCAR sets a blueprint for future race meetings

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A two-month Lockdown ‘break’ from racing forced NASCAR to reassess how they would fit in their normal schedule of 36…

Has NZ Rugby set an example that motorsport requires?

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Hallelujah! It looks like the New Zealand Rugby Union have finally seen the light!  What’s more, they could be setting…

Look back in history Sunday: Ron Tauranac – The ‘T’ in Brabham and Ralt (Part 1)

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The Tasman Series was a annual competition from 1964 through to its demise in 1975, with races in both New…

Podcast Saturday: Jonathan Green talks with former F1 team manager Dave O’Neill

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This week Talkmotorsport US columnist Jonathan Green and the Speedcity Broadcast Team talk with former F1 team manager after qualifying…

Targa NZ reduced to four-day event to meet the market

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Organisers of the annual Targa New Zealand event have listened to the post Covid-19 Lockdown market and decided to reduce…