INDEPENDENT NEWS

2013/2014 Teretonga season a Beauty

Published: Fri 6 Sep 2013 01:28 PM
MEDIA RELEASE
6 SEPTEMBER 2013
2013/2014 Teretonga season a Beauty
The new motor racing season is about to get underway at Invercargill's Teretonga Park and the opening event of the season will set the scene for yet another summer of top class action!
The opening meeting, presented by Downer, will take place over the weekend of 21/22 September with the opening day of that weekend, Saturday 21 September, the date for the annual ASKO Appliances 1 hour and 3 Hour South Island Endurance races. This year's series has gone to another level and when the driver line up is finalised it is likely to be the best ever seen for this event. The following day the Pro 7 Saloon's, Honda Cup plus the Noel McIntyre Drainage Clubmans Saloons and Sports & Racing Cars take to the track.
Next up, on Sunday 3 November, the Noel McIntyre Drainage Clubmans Saloons, Sports & Racing Cars along with the Honda Cup cars return for the second event of the season.
The December meeting, over the weekend of 7/8 December, will include one of the most popular classes in the South Island, the mighty OSCA Saloons. They will be supported by South Island Formula Ford which is enjoying a renaissance this season, Pro 7 Saloons, Mini 7 South, NZ Six, Clubmans Saloons plus Sports & Racing Cars.
The beginning of the 2014 year brings three blockbusting meetings to the circuit. The Mororsport NZ Summer Series returns from 10-12 January with the popular NZV8s and the internationally recognised Toyota Racing Series the headline acts.
The Evolution Motorsport Classic SpeedFest follows over the weekend of in 15/16 February with it's sensational smorgasbord of classic racing cars.
The season ends with yet another highlight when NZ Super Trucks return to the country's southernmost circuit over the weekend of 15/16 March supported by Noel McIntyre Drainage Clubmans Saloons, Sports & Racing Cars, NZ Six, Honda Cup and Pre 65 Saloons. The annual A1 Auto Services 1 Hour race will also be a feature of this meeting.
Keep up to date with what is happening at Teretonga Park this summer atwww.teretonga.org.nz
Lindsay Beer
Publicity Officer
Southland Sports Car Club
CALENDAR 2013/2014 SEASON - TERETONGA PARK
21/22 September 2013: Motor Racing presented by Downer - ASKO Appliances 3 Hour Endurance Race, ASKO Appliances 1 Hour Endurance Race, Pro 7 Saloons, Honda Cup, Noel McIntyre Drainage Clubmans, Sports & Racing Cars
3 November 2013: Motor Racing presented by Downer - Noel McIntyre Drainage Clubmans, Sports & Racing Cars, Honda Cup
7/8 December 2013: Motor Racing presented by Downer - OSCA, Pre 65 Saloons; Mini 7 South, NZ Six, Pro 7 Saloons, South Island Formula Ford, Noel McIntyre Drainage Clubmans, Sports & Racing Cars
10-12 January 2014: NZV8s, Toyota Racing Series Formula Ford and more
14-16 February 2014: Evolution Motorsport Classic SpeedFest featuring top class classic motor racing
14-16 March 2014: Motor Racing presented by Downer - NZ Super Trucks, NZ Six, Honda Cup, Pre 65 Saloons, Noel McIntyre Drainage Clubmans, Sports & Racing Cars
ENDS

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