Rally Otago confirm April 2022 dates

TalkMotorsport Short Read Length SHORT READ

It might be 10 months away, but organisers of the Otago Rally have already locked in their event date for…

Speedway champion Michael Pickens to contest Rally Canterbury

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

Multi-NZ speedway champion Michael Pickens will contest the one-day Lone Star Canterbury Rally on Sunday 6 June 2021. The nine-time…

Will M-Sport be left high and dry for 2022?

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

There’s been plenty of speculation focusing on the WRC driver market in recent weeks, after Hyundai re-signed by Ott Tanak…

‘BIGWAD’ and the changing face of the Targa scene here

TalkMotorsport Long Read Length LONG READ

There’s a youngish (I’d put him at late 20s/early 30s) kind of bloke on Auckland’s North Shore who ‘commutes’ to…

Gill & Summerfield go on to claim dominant Targa Rotorua win

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

After leading the event for most of the  first day of competition on Saturday, Auckland tarmac rally specialist Jason Gill…

Gill & Summerfield get chance to shine on first day of Targa Rotorua event

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

Targa tarmac rally specialist Jason Gill and new co-driver Nicole Summerfield (VW Polo R) got their chance to shine on…

Rotorua return this weekend for first Targa Rally event of 2021

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

Having developed several ‘destination-based’ events to run in the first half of the year ‘Targa man’ Peter Martin was really…

The need to finish, catching up is a difficult option

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

With two of the five round 2021 Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship now completed, the top three…

Stringent rules keep rally crews safe

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

We all know that motorsport is dangerous, even though we flippantly sign the entry forms and agree that we do…

Ben Hunt celebrates his birthday finishing second in Rally Whangarei

TalkMotorsport Medium Read Length MEDIUM READ

Subaru’s Ben Hunt celebrated his birthday in sideways style today, finishing runner-up in the International Rally of Whangarei.  He and…