Look back in history Sunday: Vale Graham McRae

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Graham McRae, who died aged 81 years, in Auckland on Tuesday August 04, was perhaps the best engineer/driver – this…

Motorsport lost a legend on Tuesday with the passing of Graham McRae

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Graham McRae was a giant in the world of Formula 5000, the V8-powered open wheeler formula of the 1970s, which…

Collins gives F5000 fans an idea of what they missed at Manfield

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When – back in 1972 – famed New Zealand racing driver and racing car designer and builder Graham McRae gave…

Look back in history Sunday: 1976 and the Tasman Series is dead

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After 12 years the Tasman Series had done its dash and 1976 came around with poor F5000 fields and the…

McRae returns to the roads of Catlins

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After taking four years out, Graham McRae of Invercargill will return to competitive rallying in this year’s Catlins Coast Rally…

Because the night……is made for driving!

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I’ve been travelling to and from motorsport meetings for (gulp!) close to 50 years now yet – in all that…

Getting Older

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Don’t worry, I’m not going to go all maudlin on you this week, though the subject of my column is,…

A Teretonga state of mind

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Here I am working away in what is undoubtedly the best (as in position, elevation, view and facilities) media room…

Is history created by default or design?

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New Zealand motorsport has a rich history, one to be proud of with gratitude to those who have contributed to…

The End of the Wigram Motor Racing Era

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Motor Racing at Wigram – Part 10 (Final) Wigram was the first of the RNZAF bases to close under the…