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Michels takes New Zealand Endurance Championship class title

November 18, 2019

Just two weeks after sealing the Class B title in the Carter’s Tyre Service South Island 1 Hour Endurance Series, Invercargill racing driver Jordan Michels has added the Class 2 New Zealand 1 Hour Endurance Championship title to his 2019 achievements. The championship was fought out over a single race at the Hampton Downs circuit in North Waikato on Saturday..


New Zealand’s finest set for endurance showdown

October 25, 2019

The best endurance racing drivers and cars from both the North Island and the South Island will come together to battle it out in one of the biggest long distance motorsport races the country has ever seen when the New Zealand Endurance Championship final is played out on November 16th at the fantastic Hampton Downs Motorsport Park, international circuit, in..



March 31, 2019

ENEOS NIES THREE HOUR RACE It was a case of two wins from two races for International Motorsport after the team secured back-to-back wins in the ENEOS North Island Endurance Series season opener. After an impressive performance by Matt Whittaker in the morning's ENEOS One Hour encounter, a dominant performance by Jonny Reid and Neil Foster in their Audi R8..


Capri Racing to debut TCR Honda in North Island Endurance Series

March 29, 2019

Family Endurance Racing Team Capri Racing will debut a Honda Civic FK2 in the up coming North Island Endurance Series opener at Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park at Taupo this weekend. The Class 2 North Island Series Champions have also added multiple Touring Car and North Island Series Champion, John McIntyre. McIntyre (42) will guide young (21) Lochlainn Fitzgerald-Symes in the..


Free entry for endurance fans in Taupo

March 26, 2019

Spectating for this coming weekend's first round of the 2019 ENEOS North Island Endurance Series will be free for all. Promoters Speed Works and organisers NIERDC are keen to do as much as they can to generate interest amongst fans both old and new and collectively made the decision to make it free to come and view the action at..


Highlands set to rumble for NZ Endurance Champs

November 20, 2018

With the best endurance cars in New Zealand set to decent on Cromwell’s Highlands Motorsport Park this Saturday 24 November, teams will put everything on the line as they attempt to claim one of the New Zealand Endurance Championship titles that are up for grabs. In a joint venture between the event hosts South Island Endurance Racing Drivers Club (SIERDC)..


Dayle ITM Mercedes fit and ready for the NZ Endurance Champs

November 19, 2018

New Zealand Endurance Championship drivers beware – the Dayle ITM Mike Racing team has got to the bottom of the recent issues that have been hampering the Mercedes SLS AMG GT3 and it is fighting fit for the winner-takes-all final this Saturday. The Dayle ITM Mercedes’ gearbox has been replaced, eliminating the problem that had been causing torque glitches and forced..


Best field ever for NZ Endurance Championships at Highlands

November 19, 2018

The stage is set for one of the biggest motorsport battles ever staged in New Zealand, as the magnificent Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell hosts the 2018/19 Carters Tyres New Zealand Endurance Championship event this Saturday 24 November. The event is a joint venture between the South Island Endurance Racing Drivers Club (SIERDC) and the North Island Endurance Racing Drivers..


NZ Endurance title to be decided at Highlands

November 6, 2018

Bragging rights and national titles are at stake when Highlands hosts some of the fastest cars in the country at the 2018/19 Carters Tyre Service New Zealand Endurance Championship (NZEC) on Saturday, November 24. The top 20 cars from the North and South Island Endurance Series’ have been invited to compete in the 'winner takes all' finale. “There’s a massive..


Whittaker wins as Henderson claims his second One Hour SI Endurance Series title

October 14, 2018

Chris Henderson has won the Carter’s Tyres One Hour South Island Endurance Series after finishing second in the third and final round at Timaru International Raceway on Saturday. Matt Whittaker (Gen2 Porsche 991) won the 60 min race from Henderson (Toyota AE86 V8,) and Rowan Shepherd (Porsche 997 GT3 Cup). Having won the 2017 series, Henderson was not expecting a..