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

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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

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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

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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

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

Targa Confirms 2021 Event Dates!

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Targa have this week confirmed dates for their 2021 events. Targa will return to Rotorua over the weekend of 15-16…

COVID-19 Restrictions put 2020 Targa NZ plans on hold

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The on-again/off-again nature of restrictions – particularly in the greater Auckland region – put in place by the Government to…

Targa NZ event on hold

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The Targa New Zealand rally which was due to run in mid-October (14-18th) has become the latest casualty from the…

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…

Motorsport is back – and so is Targa event specialist Leigh Hopper

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What a difference a year makes. Over the weekend just passed (July 04/05) tarmac rally specialist Leigh Hopper and co-driver…

Hopper ends dominant first day well ahead of Targa Hawke’s Bay field

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As first event days it could hardly have gone better. After  covering 138.7km over five closed special stages between the…