Motoring

2017 Aussie Crawl

Southland Holden Enthusiasts Club president Dean Cousins said 205 people, with 53 cars, registered for the 2017 Aussie Crawl, which left from Queens Park Feldwick Gates, in Invercargill, on Saturday, June 17. Participants in the...

2003 Toyota Verossa

Vehicle: 2003 Toyota Verossa Engine: 2.5 twin cam Transmission: Four-speed Colour: Pearl white with silver roof Name: Alan Hunter From: Invercargill When and why did you buy it? I bought it in 2014 because it was a Lexus type. It...

2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

Vehicle: 2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Engine: V8 Transmission: Auto Colour: Yellow and green Comments from: St John paramedic Matt Schultz From: Invercargill Who was it bought from? Mercedes NZ. The body was fabricated at Action Motor Bodies in Hamilton What is the vehicle's...

Star performance from rally team

SOUTHLAND born-and-bred rally driver David Holder and co-driver Jason Farmer, of Huntly, have received their trophies for winning last year's New Zealand Rally Championship (NZRC). They were named NZRC Gold Star Champions for 2016 at...

A1974 Holden Torana SL/R 5000

Vehicle: A1974 Holden Torana SL/R 5000 Engine: L31 308 Transmission: Four-speed manual Colour: Contessa Gold Name: Stu MacLeod From: Invercargill When and why did you buy it? 1998, I liked it What is the vehicle's history? Australasian assembled, New Zealand-new, five...

Safety on the roads during winter

THE seasons are changing – and Southland has already had some cold days to remind us winter is here Road Policing Acting Sergeant Tara Lindsay said Southland police wanted to remind drivers to take care...

Supreme Commander Battlelord Monsterpot

Name: Frazer Murdoch From: Invercargill Vehicle: Supreme Commander Battlelord Monsterpot When and why did you buy it? 2014, just cos I could What is the vehicle's history? It was just a toy Have you altered it in any way? Heaps....

Vintage car run

Forty-eight cars took part in the Vintage Car Club of New Zealand Southland branch car run last Saturday. The run, organised by Southland branch club captain Brian Dunick, was about 120km. It started from...

1930 series 57 Buick

Vehicle: 1930 series 57 Buick Engine: Six-cylinder petrol, 5.424 litres Colour: Blue and black Name: Ross Wensley From: Invercargill When and why did you buy it? Twenty-five years ago. I bought it because when my brothers and I were teenagers...

Teretonga retains premier event

TERETONGA Park has been confirmed as one of the venues for next season's Premier Motorsport Championship. The circuit has been allocated the weekend of January 19-21 for the event. While Teretonga generally attracts some of the...
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