Speedway News

Speedway: Stuart and Parker finally North Island champs
New Zealand Herald
They won their first New Zealand title in 2010-11, but until last night their best effort at the North Island championship had been a third placing in the 2007-08 season. Stuart, aged 59, had planned to retire from racing at the end of the season ..

Speedway action as drivers from the length of NZ race for the national open-wheeler title
Gisborne Herald
Shoot-out: Six-shooters will come out of their holsters in the “Gunfight at the OK Speedway” on Friday and Saturday nights. An action-packed Roseland Tavern New Zealand Six-shooter Championship has attracted 20 cars from around the country, including ..

Speedway: David Alexander led the Waverley attack on New Zealand hydroplane action this season to take out the ...
New Zealand Herald
Consistency proved a winning formula for David Alexander and his GP777 The Steeler team in the 2017/18 New Zealand hydroplane season. The Waverley racer won the inaugural Hydro Thunder Series, reclaimed the Masport Cup from cousin Jack Lupton (Penrite ..

Speedway: Shaun Heron New Zealand's first production saloon champion
New Zealand Herald
When Rotorua's Shaun Heron travelled to Riverside Speedway in Invercargill he was just another driver. He returned a history maker. Heron competed in the New Zealand Production Saloon Championships last month, the first time an official national title ..

Speedway: Christian Hermansen's second NZ title at Oceanview
New Zealand Herald
"The Hermanator" was in outstanding form, winning a third consecutive New Zealand Minisprint Grand Prix. A win and a second place in his heats put Hermansen on pole position for the 20-lap final. Alongside him was the impressive Lydia Dickinson (75S ..

Speedway: Long captures Bay title for first time
New Zealand Herald
"It's pretty good to get this title as I've been chasing it a while and I've been on the podium a couple of times," said the seventh-season driver in the class who is a former 2NZ and a former New Zealand Grand Prix champion. "My car was pretty well ..

Speedway: Wise delivers despite blowing gearbox
New Zealand Herald
Speedway: Wise delivers despite blowing gearbox. 12 Mar, 2018 2:12pm. 3 minutes to read. Hawke's Bay's Maddie Wise on his way to winning the under-25 superstock grand nationals title at Meeanee on Saturday night. Photo / Kiwi Motorsport Media. By ..

Speedway: Mauler Bryce Cross ready for change of luck
New Zealand Herald
The meeting is staged in memory of Central Hawke's Bay businessman and farmer Peter Barry, who died in 2009 after a speedway accident. "We had a few engine issues earlier in the season but they're 99 per cent gone now. I'm super confident about our ..

National title and Charlie's Trophy on line at speedway tonight
New Zealand Herald
He is a regular at Oceanview, loves the track here, and will be keen to take his first Speedway NZ title tonight. Others to keep an eye on include Oceanview lap record holder Karl McGill (93P), Lydia Dickinson (75S), event sponsor Cameron Hurley (82V ..