Motoring

Pop-Up Porsche Exhibit

Vehicles: Variety of Porsche and a 1954 Volkswagen Beetle Answers from: Chontelle Syme From: Bill Richardson Transport World exhibition co-ordinator Why has this exhibition been put together? The team at Transport World wanted to make the Father's...

Vehicles line up for poker run

COUNTDOWN Waikiwi staff are holding their annual Motorbike and Car Poker Run for the Countdown Kids Hospital Appeal this weekend. Event organiser Lynley Shaw said this would be the 11th year the event had been...

Southland Motorcycle Club’s Southland Cup

The Southland Motorcycle Club's Southland Cup round four was held at Teretonga Park last Sunday. Round five will be held on October 1.

Sensational cars for opener

THERE will be some sensational cars featuring at Teretonga Park this weekend at the opening of the 2017-18 motor racing season. The opening round of the 2017 Carters Tyre Service South Island Endurance Series heads...

Water Tanker 2009 Volvo FM 480

Vehicle: Water Tanker 2009 Volvo FM 480, Fire and Emergency New Zealand Colour: Bright yellow with logos Weight: When fully loaded, 24,000kg Mileage: About 1.258 million km Comments from: Firefighter Sheldon McLean From: Wallacetown Volunteer Fire Brigade Owner: Fire and Emergency...

Burt’s legend continues to grow

HUNDREDS of people converged on Invercargill's main streets to check out the variety of motorcycles which took part in the street parade to mark Burt Munro's world land-speed record 50th anniversary on Saturday. Organiser Stephen...

Invacare Top End Excelerator Handcycle 24 inch

Vehicle: Invacare Top End Excelerator Handcycle 24 inch Engine: Peddle-power Colour: Green Name: Jack Lovett-Hurst (20) From: Invercargill When and why did you buy it? Trikes NZ brought a number of trikes from Levin to Timaru for demonstrations while...

Southern Series kart race

The kart race held at the Invercargill Oil Shop Kart Raceway in Otatara on Saturday was part of the Southern Series Day 1/Mainland Series. KartSport Southland vice-president Glenn Earley said 51 karts took part. "It was...

Southern Series – Kart Action

The Southern Series Day 1 part of the Mainland Series will be held on Saturday, 19 August at Invercargill Oil Shop Kart Raceway in Otatara. KartSport Southland vice president Glenn Earley said about 50 karts were...

Mustang Super Cobra Jet

Vehicle: Mustang Super Cobra Jet Engine: 428 Cubic Inch Transmission: C6 automatic Colour: Meadowlark Yellow Name: John Lyons From: Invercargill When did you buy it? 18 years ago What is the vehicle's history? Went from the United States to Perth, Australia,...
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