Press Releases

2018 NZSBK CHAMPIONSHIP COULD BE HOTTEST YET

Brace yourselves for what could be the hottest New Zealand Superbike Championship season in many years, with a talented brigade of “young guns” threatening to steal the thunder from the established heroes. The 2018 nationals kick off at Mike Pero Motorsport Park, Christchurch, next month (6-7 January), with rounds to follow at Timaru’s Levels International...
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LIVE STREAMING OF 2017 NZ SUPERCROSS AND 2018 NZSBK CHAMPIONSHIPS

Motorcycling New Zealand (MNZ) and CTAS are excited to announce they will be live streaming the 2017 New Zealand Supercross and 2018 New Zealand Superbike Championships, making these popular events available to view online from anywhere in the world. The partnership is a positive move for both championships as it offers a higher level of...
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2018 NZSBK CHAMPIONSHIP

We are pleased to announce confirmation of the 2018 NZSBK Championship: Round 1 – 6th & 7th January, Mike Pero Motorsport Park, Hosted by Motorcycling Canterbury Inc. Round 2 – 13th & 14th January, Levels International Raceway, Hosted by South Canterbury Motorcycle Club Round 3 – 3rd & 4th March, Hampton Downs Motorsport Park, Hosted...
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WEEKEND OF TURMOIL AND UPSETS AT HAMPTON DOWNS

There was massive turmoil and upsets aplenty at the final weekend of racing in this season’s New Zealand Superbike Championships at Hampton Downs. Arriving at the Waikato circuit with huge points leads, it had looked almost a formality that Whakatane’s Tony Rees and Wainuiomata’s Shane Richardson would go on to wrap up title wins in...
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ROAD RACE COMMISSION NOTIFICATION RE. GULL FORCE 10 FUEL

A number of people have asked for clarification that Gull Force 10 fuel is within the MNZ MoMS specification for “Unleaded Petrol” within Appendix D. MNZ contacted Gull Fuel and can confirm that the typical analysis of Force 10 is well within the MNZ specification even though their Material Safety & Data Sheet states higher...
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RACERS COMPETING FOR PASSION, PRIDE AND POINTS TOO

At least two titles are already in the bag, but there are still seven trophies yet to find a home in this season’s New Zealand Superbike Championships. The nationals zipped onto the home straight last weekend and now head towards the finishing line at Hampton Downs this Saturday and Sunday with plenty still to fight...
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