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Motorsport: Hartley calm before F1 debut

Kiwi driver Brendon Hartley speaks to Radio Sport host D'Arcy Waldegrave ahead of his Formula 1 debut in the US Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.

Motorsport: Hartley all smiles as F1 dream turns real

Brendon Hartley walked into the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, yesterday as a Formula One driver.In doing so, he fulfilled a childhood dream.I have got a big smile on my face, the 27-year-old told Radio Sports DArcy...

Motorsport: Tanak confirmed for Toyota move

Ott Tanak's move from M-Sport Ford to Toyota next season has been confirmed.The Estonian will join existing Toyota factory drivers Jari-Matti Latvala and Esapekka Lappi in a three-car assault on the World Rally Championship in 2018.Tanak,...

Motorsport: McLaughlin guns blazing on Gold Coast

Kiwi Scott McLaughlin will have the bit between the teeth on the streets of Surfers Paradise this weekend as he looks to make up the ground he lost at Bathurst.The 24-year-old went to Bathurst with a handy championship advantage...

Motorsport: Halliday makes NZ comeback

US-based Kiwi Matt Halliday will make a comeback of sorts at next weekend's Laser Plumbing & Electrical Hampton Downs 500.The former A1GP, Indy Lights, Carrera Cup and Supercars driver has focused mainly on the increasingly popular...

Motorsport: Heimgartner to race NZ V8

Andre Heimgartner will make his racing return to a New Zealand national championship by confirming he will line-up in the BNT V8s at Pukekohe, November 3-5, aboard a Richards Team Motorsport Toyota Camry.Heimgartner is no stranger...

Motorsport: SVG looks overseas in 2018

Kiwi Supercars driver Shane van Gisbergen enjoyed the benefits of a choc-full schedule last year on the way to winning his maiden Supercars crown.He won the Blancpain Endurance Series in Europe with McLaren as well as featuring...

Motorsport: Big prize offered in Fast and Furious debut

One of the biggest prizes in New Zealand motorsport history is up for grabs at the Laser Plumbing & Electrical Hampton Downs 500 next week.A $52,000 Super Charged 6.2L 2010 Chevrolet Camaro will go to one of the lucky entrants in...

Motorsport: Title far from Fabian Coulthard's mind

Keeping his lead at the top of the Supercars Championship at this weekend's Gold Coast 600 is the furthest thing from Fabian Coulthard's mind.The DJR Team Penske ace is closing in on his first Supercars title and it's not only the...

Motorsport: Rags to riches for Andre Heimgartner

Kiwi racer Andre Heimgartner speaks to Radio Sport host D'Arcy Waldegrave ahead of the weekend's Supercars endurance finale on the Gold Coast. Heimgartner will again partner Tim Slade in the Brad Jones Racing Holden.

Motorsport: Radio Sport Driven Hour Oct 16

Motorsport commentator Bob McMurray joins Radio Sport host D'Arcy Waldegrave to discuss all the talking points in the world of motorsport. The guys look at Brendon Hartley's Formula 1 call-up and speak to the late Chris Amon's son...

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