Racing

McLaughlin To Get His IndyCar Moment Yet

His IndyCar Series debut in the October-scheduled season finale in Petersburg in Florida is officially booked, a super excited Scott McLaughlin has confirmed. Initially pegged to compete in his long-awaited first IndyCar Series race earlier this year, the Kiwi’s dream of participating was instantly shattered when the global health disaster ….

New Racing Industry Bill Marks New Era

The New Zealand Racing sector has taken one more step forward in its revitalisation thanks to the Racing Industry Bill being passed after its recent third and final reading at Parliament. Dean McKenzie, Executive Chair of the Racing Industry Transition Agency, stated that the Bill delivers critical reforms and will ….

Jorge Lorenzo Announces Retirement

Spanish three-time MotoGP winner Jorge Lorenzo has announced his retirement from the sport after the season comes to an end. Lorenzo was the champion in 2010, 2012, and 2015 during his time with Yamaha, and also won two world titles at 250cc in both 2006 and 2007. The 32 year ….

James Hind Claims Second Manx Grand Prix Victory

James Hind has claimed a second win at the Manx Grand Prix just a day after winning the first round of the event. Hind had been driven straight to the end by Francesco Curinga, but the 19-year-old appeared relaxed and won with an 11-second margin. The results of the race ….

Superbike World Championships Kicks Off

Phillips Island Superbike WC Kicks off The 2018 World Superbike World Championships kicks off this month on the 24th and the first race finishes on the 25th. It marks the 31st running of the event with the first race taking place on Phillip Island in Australia. The country has already ….

Toby Price Ready To Exceed 9,000km

Bringing Enduro Racing Out Of The Dark If the Dakar Rally is to achieve anything, then it’s to bring the world of endurance racing – more particularly enduro motorcycle racing – out of obscurity.  Just ask Aussie enduro motorcycle champion Toby Price. If Price were to successfully compete the Dakar ….

It’s Dovizioso Vs Marquez At Valentia

Dovizioso And Keeping The Dream Alive Andrea Dovizioso is well on his way to winning his 1st MotoGP world championship ahead of the Valencia Grand Prix on November 12th.  Winning the Malaysian Grand Prix and his sixth race this season has insured that its now all down to the final ….

Racing highlights for September

Notable Racing Action The Next Two Weeks There are some fantastic races ahead for the next two weekends with top competitors in the field. Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes Set for the 9th of September, the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes has a prize pool of A$250 000. New Zealand ….

Sydney Spring Carnival: The Wait Is Over

Sydney Spring Carnival Comes To Randwick Taking place from August to October each year, the Sydney Spring Carnival brings Australia’s harbour city to its feet.  2017 will see the event making its debut at Royal Randwick and promises to be one for the history books.  The Carnival is made up ….

Quinton Duo for Show County Quality

Quinton Attacks Show County Quality Ron Quinton already has high expectations resting on the performance of Winx this coming weekend, but he also has two potential stars, namely Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms. These two mares have shown great potential and they are returning to professional racing after a break ….