Motorsport

Intrigue in TRS series at Teretonga

Pedro Piquet, son of former F1 champion, Nelson Piquet will be compete at Teretonga Park again this weekend.

Logan Savory takes a look at some of the more interesting TRS drivers who will take to the Invercargill track this weekend.

New wheels for van Gisbergen video

Jamie Whincup and the reigning V8 Supercars series winner Shane van Gisbergen show off their car for the 2017 season.

A new team name and a new look car for Kiwi V8 Supercar champion.

$6.2-billion sale of F1 approved

Liberty Media chairman John Malone has led the US company's purchase of Formula 1.

Premier motorsport series sold to 75-year-old tycoon's US media company.

Paddon fifth in Monte Carlo

Hayden Paddon and co-driver John Kennard.

Work to be done for Kiwi driver as test stage opens new WRC season.

Quinn's grand prix no certainty

Tony Quinn is pushing hard for his Hampton Downs circuit to be the new home of the New Zealand Grand Prix.

It will take more than money for Tony Quinn to rekindle a Kiwi passion for the grand prix.

Paddon on extra 'brave pills'

Hayden Paddon is hoping to finish WRC Rally Monte Carlo for the first time this weekend.

Kiwi WRC driver primed to tackle snow and ice in new, more powerful car at season-opener in Monte Carlo.

MacDonald looks for home track success

Liam MacDonald is leading the NZ Touring Car Championship, Class 2 ahead of round 4 at Teretonga Park in Invercargill.

There's no place like racing at home for Invercargill's NZ Touring Car Championship leader Liam MacDonald.

Age no barrier for Taumarunui rider at superbike champs

Taumarunui's Leigh Tidman (Yamaha RS450), with a solid lead in the Superlites class after round two of the nationals at ...

Late starter, 46-year-old Leigh Tidman from Taumarunui came away with a solid lead in his class at the New Zealand Superbike Championships.

Paddon only focussed on finish

Hayden Paddon is determined to complete the season-opener after crashing out last year.

Fourth overall last year, Kiwi WRC driver's only goal to complete season-opener in Monte Carlo after crashing out of same event in 2016.

'No issues' with Hamilton video

Lewis Hamilton watches as Valtteri Bottas speaks ahead of the 2016 Australian Grand Prix.

Glacial Rosberg tensions in the past as new Mercedes F1 driver talks up team-work with ex-world champ.

Bottas to replace Rosberg

Valtteri Bottas will replace Nico Rosberg at Mercedes.

Mercedes confirms Valtteri Bottas will take the world champ's seat, as Williams brings Felipe Massa out of retirement.

Teretonga's glimpse at rich and famous

Shelby Blackstock, pictured here with mother and country music legend Reba McEntire, will compete at Teretonga Park in ...

Son of legendary country music singer, songwriter, actress and record producer Reba McEntire to compete at Teretonga.

Bottas poised to replace Rosberg

Valtteri Bottas of Finland is expected to shift from Williams to Mercedes to replace retired F1 world champion Nico Rosberg.

Williams plays nice as their driver is offered a chance to race a F1 championship-winning car.

Tough day for Kiwi drivers in Toyota Racing Series

Marcus Armstrong walks away from his FT50 after a collision with Harry Hayek ended a frustrating Lady Wigram Trophy race ...

Jehan Daruvala wins back-to-back Lady Wigram Trophy races to make a promising start to the TRS

MacDonald opens V8 gap

Invercargill V8 driver Liam MacDonald.

Invercargill driver Liam MacDonald has had a perfect round at Ruapuna in round three of the NZ Touring Car Championship.

Holmes breaks barrier, Rees takes lead

The racing is tight between Tony Rees ,11, Sloan Frost,1, and Alastair Hoogenbozem  at the NZ Superbikes Championship at ...

A three-horse race has developed at the top of the NZ Superbike Championship, while Southland's Jeremy Holmes finally broke the 60-second barrier.

Exciting homecoming for Taylor

Race winner 2NZ Richie Taylor closest to camera runs alongside 3NZ's Shane McIntyre in the New Zealand Super Saloon ...

It was an exciting homecoming for Southland born Richie Taylor who claimed the NZ Super Saloon Grand Prix in Invercargill.

Car in bits, 'ah well, move on'

Matt Honeywell was fortunate to emerge unscathed after this crash during the NZ Sprintcar Championships at Ruapuna ...

Matt Honeywell rubbed his shoulders then shrugged them as he walked away from a dramatic NZ Sprintcar Championship crash.

Chch teen wins Toyota Racing Series opener

Jehan Daruvala (9) leads Marcus Armstrong (8) into the first corner at the start of the race.

Marcus Armstrong has won his first ever race in the Castrol Toyota Racing Series at the opening round at Ruapuna Park.

Ruapuna next for Conroy

Jamie Conroy and the Allied 24/7 Fuel Ford Falcon he is competing in the NZ Touring Car Championships.

Southlanders battle it out in the NZ Touring Car Championship.

Former TRS champ winds back the clock video

Sweet ride: Nick Cassidy behind the wheel of a limited edition Lexus LFA sports car at Mike Pero Motorsport Park ahead ...

Nick Cassidy goes back in time to where his motorsport career took off

Armstrong shifts up a gear from karts

Christchurch-born and now Italy-based racing driver Marcus Armstrong

Teenage Kiwi driver Marcus Armstrong joins the latest intake of promising rookie drivers at Ferrari

From workshop to champion

Cromwell-based Peter Dickson with his Super Saloon car which sports the 1NZ tag after he won the New Zealand Super ...

"I just thought it was a dream racing Super Saloons and then it became a reality.''

Kiwi welcomes racing exposure

Cromwell-based Invercargill racer Brendon Leitch is revved up for a fourth crack at the Toyota Racing Series, which ...

Invercargill's Brendon Leitch hopes success in his fourth Toyota Racing Series produces a stepping to the USA

F1 driver off to Formula E

Esteban Gutierrez is off to Formula E.

Esteban Gutierrez goes electric after losing his F1 seat at the US-owned Haas team.

Walker to drive Super Saloon

Olympian Sarah Walker will drive in a celebrity Super Saloon race on February 25.

Sarah Walker is swapping her bike for a stockcar - but only for one night.

'Fanboost' glitch denies win

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Post-race penalty for software glitch forces a change of winner in $287k virtual race.

Frost melts rivals to start series defence in style video

Saloon passage: Defending champion Sloan Frost holds a decisive lead in the New Zealand Superbike Grand Prix, the third ...

Defending New Zealand Superbike Grand Prix and national championship title holder Sloan Frost sets early pace

A miracle escape

Carlos Sainz's car hurtles towards the spectators, before flying off a cliff.

Rally fan captures the terrifying moment an out of control rally car rolls towards him.

F1 poised to lose a team

Esteban Ocon drives car 31 for Manor Racing at the Brazilian Grand Prix in 2016.

Formula 1 likely to be contested by 10 teams only in 2017 as Manor goes into administration.

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