Motoring

1993 Nissan Cedric GT (Gran Turismo)

Name: Brook Taylor (and Trudy MacPherson). Brook, of garage21, answered the questions From: Invercargill When and why did acquire it? About 10-12 years ago. I originally drove it on the road, but took it off the...

A sidecar ride to heaven

RHYS Wilson is giving people the opportunity to have their last ride in supreme style. Whether it be the scenic route, a lap of Teretonga Park, or revisiting a person's favourite places, Mr Wilson has...

Kartsport racers up to speed

Some of the action from the Kartsport Southland final winter series meeting held at the Invercargill Oil Shop Kart Raceway last Sunday.  The next meeting at the raceway is a round of the Mainland...

This Week’s Express Wheels

Vehicle: 2012 Isuzu N Series Engine: 5.1 litre turbo diesel four cylinder Transmission: Six speed with overdrive Colour: White and red Comments: Graeme Brown, disaster management officer, Logistics From: Wellington When and why did you acquire it? We purchased five of...

Catlins Coast Rally a favourite for defending champion

DEFENDING Catlins Coast Rally champion Andrew Graves, of Gore, rates the rally as one of his favourites – and when you look at his record in the event it is little wonder. Last year's victory...

This Week’s Express Wheels

Vehicle: 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK350 Engine: V6 3.5 litre, six stage Transmission: Automatic Colour: White Name: Olly Olsson From: Winton When and why did you acquire it? I bought it early February this year with my arm twisted up my back by...

Taking the long road to the Catlins Coast Rally

THE Catlins Coast Rally, organised by the Eastern Southland Car Club, each year attracts some exciting entries from far and wide. Included in this year's rally is Mark Parsons, of Drury, south of Auckland. His journey...

1956 International known as Jessie

Vehicle: 1956 International known as Jessie Name: Bruce Marshall From: Winton When and why did you acquire it? About 30 years ago from my neighbour, Jessie Calder, across the road What is the vehicle's history? Sandy Calder at...

Great season ahead for motorsport fans

MOTOR racing fans have another big season to look forward to during the 2018-2019 season at Teretonga Park. Six race meetings are scheduled, with highlights including the opening meeting of the season which will feature...

Liam MacDonald rounds off season with club championship

MOTORSPORT racing driver Liam MacDonald was crowned club champion at the Southland Sports Car Club (SSCC) annual prizegiving at Teretonga Park on Monday night. It was the fifth time MacDonald had won the champion's trophy...
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