Motoring

Summer of frustration stays

A NEW year, but unfortunately more of the same for southern speedway fans with X Factor Cars Riverside Speedway having its sixth cancellation from eight scheduled meetings last Sunday. Fans, drivers and club members were...

Drifting and racing bring fast thrills

DRIFTING and racing combined to bring an action-packed weekend of motorsport to Teretonga Park, near Invercargill, last weekend. Saturday's highlight was the elimination battles as Round 3 of the DriftSouth Series was fought out, with...

Buchanan confirms his talent with six wins from six races

THE stand-out performance in the opening round of the 2021 New Zealand Superbike Championship (NZSBK) went to Southland motorcyclist Cormac Buchanan at Mike Pero Motorsport Park, near Christchurch, last weekend. A member of the Yamaha...

Plenty of action on offer at Teretonga

SMOKE, drifting and all-out action is the name of the game at Teretonga Park near Invercargill this weekend. Three days of fantastic feats would begin tomorrow and extend through the weekend as Drift South brings...

Plenty of positives in weird year for Michels

DESPITE describing 2020 as a year, young Southland racing driver Jordan Michels has taken plenty of positives from it, a year in which he won his third New Zealand title in two years. Going into...

Riverside finally gets day in the sun

TENSIONS were high at X Factor Cars Riverside Speedway last weekend as the Auto Parts Invercargill/Powderline South Island Streetstock Championship rolled into town for what was scheduled to be a two-day meeting. Heavy rain washed...

Southern Dragways action

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Streetstocks contest South Island champs

A LARGE contingent of South Island streetstock drivers and their cars will embark on X Factor Cars Riverside Speedway this Friday and Saturday. The club would host one of its two major championships for the...

Action aplenty at Teretonga Park

BIG fields and excellent racing was the mixture at Teretonga Park in Invercargill last weekend. Chris Henderson, of Dunedin, in his LS-powered Toyota GT86, took the top step of the podium in the OSCA Super...

Massive start to the new year for motor racing in the south

IT will be a massive start to 2021 at Teretonga Park with three superb motor racing events scheduled for the circuit in the opening three months of the year. January had been a traditional month...
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