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20 January

All Aussie Car Day

Fielding

Manfield, 10.00am to 1.00pm

20 January

Meeanee Speedway, Hawkes Bay Stockcars Krusty 500

Meeanee

Sandy Road

20 January

Robert Holden International Speedway North Is Minisprint Champs

Palmerston North

Cuba St

20-21 January

Jack Daniels Kumea Classic Car & Hot Rod Festival

Kumea

Kumea Showgrounds

20-21 January

Hampton Downs Tasman Revival Race

Waikato

Hampton Downs

20-22 January

Wanganui Vintage Weekend

Wanganui

No Further Details

21 January

Points Meeting, Meremere Dirt Track

Waikato

No Further Details

21 January

Nth Island Solo Champs/Under 21s Champ/Youth Gold Cup

Auckland

Rosebank Speedway

21 January River Haven Breakfast  Huntly

SH 1, 7.30am

21 January Talisman Hotel Breakfast Katikati 

7/9 Main Rd Katikati, 8.00am to 11.00am

21 January Mid West Street Rods Rodders Breakfast Auckland

Coloumbus Coffee, Mitre 10 Mega, Westgate, 8.30 to 10.30am 

21 January Road Runners Annual picnic & Rocket Cover Racing Paraparaumu

Otaihanga Domain

21 January Meremere Motorcycle Drags Meremere

Meremere Dragway

21 January Kapiti Horowhenua Zephyr Zodiac Car Club Ford & Collectable Car Show Kapiti

Kapiti Primary School, Rimu Rd, Open 8.30am

22 January Horsepower and Hot Rods Woodville

Woodville Domain

25 January

Hamilton Cock and Bull Classic Car Cruise

Hamilton 

Maui St, Te Rapa 5.00pm

 

25 January

Manakau Rod & Custom Club Burger Night

Auckland 

Repco, ( Opposite Carls JR ) 230 Great South Rd, Takanini, 6.00pm

25-28 January

Cruise Martinbrough

Wairarapa

Martinbrough

26 Janurary

Drivers Bar Cruise Night

Tauranga 

11th Ave Plaza, Tauranga - from 6.30pm

26 January

Wellington Hot Rod Club Friday Night Cruise

Wellington Hot Rod Club Friday Night Cruise

Oriental Bay, 8.30pm

26-28 January

Hibiscus Rodders 2018 Beach Festival

Orewa

No Further Details

27 January

Pacific Motorcycle Club Garth Spooner memorial Series #2

Manfield

No Further Details

27 January

Holden Club Hawkes Bay 2018 Show & Shine

Hastings

A&P Showground, Kenilworth Rd, 9.30am to 2.30pm

27 January

Meeanee Speedwa, Hawkes Bay SuperStocks NZ TQs

Meeanee

Sandy Road, 7.00pm

27 January

Waikaraka Park Family Speedway International Super Stock Teams Race Vs British Lions

Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga

27 January

ENZED 2018 Stadium Jetsprint Cup

Mt Maunganui

ASB Stadium, Bay Park, 5.00pm to 10.00pm

27-28 January

Auckland Car Club Summer Series

Taupo

Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park

27-28 January

NI Formula Libre & NZ Sports Car #3

Hampton Downs

Hampton Downs Circuit

27-28 January

Hydro Thunder Grand Prix Hydroplanes

Lake Taupo

No Further Details

28 January Protecta Insurance Caffine and Classic Auckland

Smales Farm Business, Takapuna (Northcote Rd Entrance), 10.00am to 1.00pm

28 January Waiuku Dirt Track Club 4th Points Meeting Waiuku

Cnr Hill & Hill Eastern Rd, 10.00am

1 February Yank Tank Thursday Auckland

Botany Town Centre, 5.00pm to 9.00pm

3 February Comp #3 Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars Meremere

Meremere Dragway

3 February Kumeu Breakfast Auckland

Route 16 Cafe, 16/40 SH16 from 8.00am

3-4 February Hydro Thunder Grand Prix Hydroplanes Lake Karapiro

No Further Details

3-4 February

Robert Holden International Speedway Superstock Teams Champsplus Burger king Pro Dirt Super Saloons

Palmerston North

Cuba St

4 February

Piako Breakfast 

Waihou Tavern

SH 26, 8.00am to11.00am

 

4 February

Breakfast with  the Cars

Paihia

Paihia Village Green, Marsden Rd, 8.30am to 10.00am

4 February

Moonshine Rcc All American Day

Wellington

Trentham Racecourse

4 February

Waipu Car and Bike Show

Waipu

Caledonian Park, 10.00am to 2.00pm

4 February

Cars & Coffee

Whitianga

Frankies, 37 Albert St, 11.00am to 2.00pm

5 February

Wheels Incorporated Twilight Run

Albany

Meet Hooton Reserve, Oteha Valley Rd, Departs 3.00pm

7 February Stragglers Rod And Kustom Club Cruise Night Cambridge

Main St Cambridge, 6.00pm

9 February Night Speed Drags Wars Aeroflow Outlaw Nitro Funny Cars Waikato

Meremere Dragway

10 February Te Awamutu Breakfast Te Awamutu

Central Cafe, 201 Alexandra St, 8.00am to 11.00am

10 February Lead Central Kustom Car Show & Swap Meet on Saturday Turangi

Te Kapua Park

10 February Kerikeri Kustom Kars Kerikeri

Kerikeri Domain, Cobham Rd, 9.00am

10 February NZ Land Speed Trail Reparoa

Gouldies Rd

10 February Waikaraka Park Family Speedway Six Shooter, Stock Car, Super Stock Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga

10 February

Meeanee Speedway Burger King Super Saloon Series

Meeanee

Sandy Road

10-11 February Morrinsville Motorama Morrinsville

No Further Details

10-11 February Riverside Rodders Coro Cruz Coromandel

No Further Details

11 February Whangarei Rodders Breakfast Whangarei

Serenity Cafe, Town Basin, 8.00am to 10.00am

11 February

Waikato Classic Car and Hot Rod Breakfast Run

Karapiro

Karapiro Cafe, SH1, 9.30am, Or Join The Cruise From Riverlea Wreckers 9.00am

11 February

Oogah Rodders Big Breakfast

Swanson

Swanson RSA, 663 Swanson Rd, 8.00am to 10.30am

11 February

Auckland Car Club Summer Series

Waikato

Hampton Downs Motor Park

11 February

Ellerslie Classic Car Show

Auckland

Ellerslie Racecourse, 10.00am to 4.00pm

11 February

Mark Welsh Auckland Solo Champs

Auckland

Rosebank Speedway

11 February Waiuku Dirt Track Club 5th Points Meeting Waiuku

Cnr Hill & Hill Eastern Rd, 10.00am

12-14 February

NI Formula Libre & NZ Sports Car #2

Hampton Downs

Hampton Downs Circuit

13 February

Hot Rod Cruise Night

Napier

70 Carlyle St

16-17 February

Robertson Holden International Speedway North Is Superstock Champs

Palmerston North

Cuba St

10 February Waikaraka Park Family Speedway Dirt Cup Mods Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga

17 February

Bracket Racing Drag Meet

Amisfield

Tokoroa St Rodders

17 February

V8 & Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet

Paeroa

Paeroa Domain

17-18 February

IHRA NZ Nationals Series #4, Auckland Invasion

Masterton

Masterton Motorplex

17-18 February

Rebel Roundup

Pukekohe 

Pukekohe Park Raceway

18 February Mid West Street Rods Rodders Breakfast Auckland

Coloumbus Coffee, Mitre 10 Mega, Westgate, 8.30 to 10.30am 

18 February River Haven Breakfast  Huntly

SH 1, 7.30am

18 February Talisman Hotel Breakfast Katikati 

7/9 Main Rd Katikati, 8.00am to 11.00am

18 February

Points Meeting, Meremere Dirt Track

Waikato

No Further Details

18 February

Supercheap Auto Spectacular Car Show

Shannon

Shannon Domain, 10.00am

21-24 February 2018

Americana

New Plymouth

New Plymouth

22 February

Hamilton Cock and Bull Classic Car Cruise

Hamilton 

Maui St, Te Rapa 5.00pm

 

22 February

Manakau Rod & Custom Club Burger Night

Auckland 

Repco, ( Opposite Carls JR ) 230 Great South Rd, Takanini, 6.00pm

23 Februrary

Drivers Bar Cruise Night

Tauranga 

11th Ave Plaza, Tauranga - from 6.30pm

23 February

Wellington Hot Rod Club Friday Night Cruise

Wellington

Oriental Bay, 8.30pm

24 February

Altherm NZ Jetsprint Champs #4

Waitara

Methanex Aquatrack

24 February

Junior Dragster Champs

Waikato

Meremere Dragway

24 February

Hamilton Holden Car Show

Hamilton

Ebbets, Anglesea St, 11.00am to 3.00pm

24 February

Robertson Holden International Speedway Rolling Thunder #1

Palmerston North

Cuba St

24 February

Meeanee Speedway North Is Production Saloon Champs

Meeanee

Sandy Road

24 February

Hot Rods & Harleys Show

Dargaville

2 Day St, 11.00am toil Late

25 February Comp Meet #4 Meremere

Meremere dragway

25 February Wanganui Road Rodders 1/8 Mile Wanganui

Taupo Quay Drags

25 February Protecta Insurance Caffine and Classic Auckland

Smales Farm Business, Takapuna (Northcote Rd Entrance), 10.00am to 1.00pm

25 February Waikuku Dirt Track Club 6th Points Meet Waikuku

Cnr Hills and Eastern Hills Rd, 10.00am

2 March Night Speed Drags Wars #5 Waikato

Meremere Dragway

2-4 March Te Kuiti Rod & Custom Club Low Buck Run Te Kuiti

Waitete Rugby Football Grounds

3 March Kumeu Breakfast Auckland

Route 16 Cafe, 16/40 SH16 from 8.00am

3 March Waikaraka Park Family Speedway Super Stock Teams Nationals Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga

4 March Waikaraka Park Family Speedway Super Stock Teams Nationals, Auckland Modified Champs, Super Stock $2000 Winner Take All Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga

3-4 March Frankton Thunder Car & Bike Show Hamilton

No Further Details

3-4 March Hydro Thunder Grand Prix Hydroplanes Blue Lake

No Further Details

3-4 March Pukekohe Swap Meet Pukekohe

Pukekohe Indian Association Grounds, Ward St

4 March

Cars & Coffee

Whitianga

Frankies, 37 Albert St, 11.00am to 2.00pm

4 March

Piako Breakfast 

Waihou Tavern

SH 26, 8.00am to11.00am

 

4 March

Breakfast with  the Cars

Paihia

Paihia Village Green, Marsden Rd, 8.30am to 10.00am

4 March

Eastern Bay of Plenty Classic Car Breakfast

Whakatane

Red Barn Bakery & Cafe, 237 Thornton Rd, 8.00am to 10.30am

4 March

Auckland Car Club Summer Series

Pukekohe

Pukekohe Park Raceway

4 March

Brit & Euro Classic Car Show

Auckland

Lloyn Elsmore Park, By Howick Historial Village. 10.00am to 3.00pm

4 March

All Ford Day

Mt Maunganui

Blake Park, Show Entry 8.00am, Public 10.00 am to 3.00 pm

4 March

NSRA Drags

Meremere

Meremere Dragway

4 March

Sidecar Best Pairs

Auckland

Rosebank Speedway

4 March

Points Meeting, Meremere Dirt Track

Waikato

No Further Details

4 March

Super Chevy Sunday

Upper Hutt

Harcourt Park, 10.00am to 2.00pm

7 March Stragglers Rod And Kustom Club Cruise Night Cambridge

Main St Cambridge, 6.00pm

9-10 March

Meeanee Speedway Peter Barry Stock Car Teams Event

Meeanee

Sandy Road

10 March Te Awamutu Breakfast Te Awamutu

Central Cafe, 201 Alexandra St, 8.00am to 11.00am

10 March 1st Annual HSV Car Show Hibiscus Coast

Reserve in front of Surf Club, Orewa

10-11 March

IHRA NZ Nationals Series #5, Auckland Invasion

Masterton

Masterton Motorplex

11 March Whangarei Rodders Breakfast Whangarei

Serenity Cafe, Town Basin, 8.00am to 10.00am

11 March

Waikato Classic Car and Hot Rod Breakfast Run

Karapiro

Karapiro Cafe, SH1, 9.30am, Or Join The Cruise From Riverlea Wreckers 9.00am

11 March

Oogah Rodders Big Breakfast

Swanson

Swanson RSA, 663 Swanson Rd, 8.00am to 10.30am

11 March

Altherm NZ Jetsprint Champs #5

Waitara

Methanex Aquatrack

11 March

Sopranos Hot Rod Picnic

Tokomaru

Horseshoe Bend, 10.00am

11 March

Hikurangi Auto Madness

Hikurangi

Hikurangi Primary School, 10.00am to 2.00pm

11 March Waikuku Dirt Track Club 6th Points Meet Waikuku

Cnr Hills and Eastern Hills Rd, 10.00am

11 March NZ Off Road Racing Championship Taranaki

No Further Details

13 March

Hot Rod Cruise Night

Hastings

515 Heretaunga St 

17 March Waikaraka Park Family Speedway Webster Memorial Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga

17 March

Meeanee Speedway Under 25 Super Stock Champs

Meeanee

Sandy Road

17 March

Horowhenua Branch VCC Swap Meet & Collectables

Levin

Levin Showground, Events Park, 14 Tiro Tiro Rd, 7.00am

17 March

Iron Thunder MC Poker Run

Auckland

Registration 8.00am to 10.00am at WFT Bar, 712 Great South Rd, Manukau

17-18 March

50th NZ Nationals  (NZDRA Nat Series Final )

Masterton

Masterton Motorplex

18 March River Haven Breakfast  Huntly

SH 1, 7.30am

18 March Talisman Hotel Breakfast Katikati 

7/9 Main Rd Katikati, 8.00am to 11.00am

18 March Mid West Street Rods Rodders Breakfast Auckland

Coloumbus Coffee, Mitre 10 Mega, Westgate, 8.30 to 10.30am 

18 March Gear Jammers All fired Up Show Paraparaumu

Kapiti Primary School

18 March Galaxy of Cars and Swap Meet Auckland

Western Springs Stadium, Stadium Rd, Swap meet gate Open 7.30am, Display Cars in 8.30am to 9.00am

18 March

Points Meeting, Meremere Dirt Track

Waikato

No Further Details

18 March

Matamata Rod & Custom Club Car-O-Rama & Swap Meet

Matamata

Bedford Park, Open 7.00am for Swappers, Starts 9.00am

18 March

JCD Custom/Auto One Theme Coromandel Loop Run Hard Park

Thames

Departs 10.00am

21-25 March

Repco Beach Hop

Whangamata

22-24 March

NZ Petrolhead Beach Hop Vintage Market

Whangamata Whangamata memorial Hall, Port Rd
23 March Night Speed Drags Wars #6 Waikato

Meremere Dragway

23 March

Altherm NZ Jetsprint Champs #4

Waitara

Methanex Aquatrack

24 March

Robertson Holden International Speedway NZ Sprint Car Grand Prix

Palmerston North

Cuba St

25 March Protecta Insurance Caffine and Classic Auckland

Smales Farm Business, Takapuna (Northcote Rd Entrance), 10.00am to 1.00pm

25 March

Auckland Sidecar Champs

Auckland

Rosebank Speedway

25 March Waikuku Dirt Track Club 6th Points Meet Waikuku

Cnr Hills and Eastern Hills Rd, 10.00am

29 March

Hamilton Cock & Bull Classic Car Cruise In

Hamilton

Maui St, Te Rapa from 5.00pm

29 March

Manakau Rod & Custom Club Burger Night

Auckland 

Repco, ( Opposite Carls JR ) 230 Great South Rd, Takanini, 6.00pm

30 March

Drivers Bar Cruise Night

Tauranga 

11th Ave Plaza, Tauranga - from 6.30pm

30 March

Meeanee Speedway Easter Champs

Meeanee

Sandy Road

30-2 March

All North Island Zephyr Clubs Annual Event

Whangarei

Distinction Hotel & Conference Center

30-31 March

Robertson Holden International Speedway Peter Barry Memorial Derby Teams Champs

Palmerston North

Cuba St

31 March

2018 Nostalgia Drags

Meremere

Meremere Dragway

31 March Waikaraka Park Family Speedway Easter Derby & Fireworks Spectacular Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga

1 April

Cars & Coffee

Whitianga

Frankies, 37 Albert St, 11.00am to 2.00pm

1 April

Piako Breakfast 

Waihou Tavern

SH 26, 8.00am to11.00am

 

1 April

Breakfast with  the Cars

Paihia

Paihia Village Green, Marsden Rd, 8.30am to 10.00am

1 April

Club Champs

Meremere

Meremere Dragway

1 April

Manawatu All Ford Day

Palmerston North

Railway Land, 10.00am to 2.00pm

5 April Yank Tank Thursday Auckland

Botany Town Centre, 5.00pm to 9.00pm

7 April Waikaraka Park Family Speedway Auckland Champs Six Shooters, Street Stock, Super Stock Auckland

Neilson St, Onehunga, 6.00pm

7 April Kumeu Breakfast Auckland

Route 16 Cafe, 16/40 SH16 from 8.00am

7 April

Auckland Car Club Summer Series

Pukekohe

Pukekohe Park Raceway

8 April Whangarei Rodders Breakfast Whangarei

Serenity Cafe, Town Basin, 8.00am to 10.00am

8 April Competition Meet #5 Meremere

Meremere Dragway

8 April

Waikato Classic Car and Hot Rod Breakfast Run

Karapiro

Karapiro Cafe, SH1, 9.30am, Or Join The Cruise From Riverlea Wreckers 9.00am

8 April

Oogah Rodders Big Breakfast

Swanson

Swanson RSA, 663 Swanson Rd, 8.00am to 10.30am

8 April

Points Meeting, Meremere Dirt Track

Waikato

No Further Details

8 April Waikuku Dirt Track Club 8th Points Meet Waikuku

Cnr Hills and Eastern Hills Rd, 10.00am

8 April

All Ford Day

Auckland

Smales Farm, Takapuna, 10.00am to 1.00pm

8 April

East Bay Rods Car Display

Auckland

Silverdale Shopping Center

10 April

Hot Rod Cruise Night

Hastings

515 Heretaunga St 

14 April Te Awamutu Breakfast Te Awamutu

Central Cafe, 201 Alexandra St, 8.00am to 11.00am

14 April Muscle up Bodybuilding Championship, Car & Bike Show Auckland

Avondale College, 11.00am

14 April

Robertson Holden International Speedway Legends Super Stocks Night

Palmerston North

Cuba St, 6.00pm

14 April

Meeanee Speedway Kuru Cup, Ramp Derby

Meeanee

Sandy Road

South Island

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19 January Alpine Street Machines Friday Night Street Cruise Cromwell

Meet adjacent to Cromwell Liquor Store, 6.00pm, Depart 6.30pm

20 January NZDRA Southern Nationals Motueka

The Rock Dragway, Motueka

20 January Cromwell Classic Car & Hotrod Festival Cromwell

Recreation Ground, Alpha St, 11.00am to 4.00pm

21 January Aratuna Freighters All Makes & Models Big Boys Toys Greymouth

Arney St, 9.30 to 3.30pm 

25 January Paddy Barrys Car Enthusiasts Thursday Blenheim

51 Scott St, 5.45pm-7.15pm

25-28 Muscle Car Madness Rangiora

No Further Details

27-28 January South Canterbury Car Club 50th Anniversary Timaru

Levels Raceway, 

28 January IHRA NZ Nationals #3 Christchurch

Mike Pero Motorsport Park, Ruapuna

2-4 February Skope Classic Christchurch

Mike Pero Motorsport Park, Ruapuna

4 February Mates Car Cruise Dunedin

Ice Stadium Carpark, 10.30am, Departs 11.00am

9 Februray Street Machine Southland Summer Nights Cruise Invercargill

Choppas Tyres, 144 Spey St, 6.30pm, Cruise 7.30pm

10-11 February Nelson Motor Show Nelson

Tahuna Beach Holiday Park, 10.00am Both Days

11 February Hot Rodders Breakfast Dunedin

Ironic Cafe and Bar, Anzac Ave, 9.00 to 11.00am

15 February

Southern Street Rodders Summer Cruise

Mount Manganui

Bishopdale Car Park, Christchurch, 6.30pm 

16-18 February

Buller Rodders 40th Anniversary

Westport

No Further Detail

17 February

Car Enthusiasts Show 2018

Dunedin

Ice Skating Carpark, Victoria Rd, Car Entry 8.30am, Public 10.00am to 3.00pm

22 February

Car Enthusiast Thursday, Mrs Vercoes

Blenheim

7.00pm to 9.30pm, 30 High St

24 February

Christchurch Invasion/Comp Meet NDRA

Motueka

No Further Details

24 February

Hanmer Motorfest

Hanmer Springs

Domain, Jacks Pass10.30am to 2.00pm

25 February

Southern Dragways Point Score Meet

Invercargill

Teretonga Park

3 March

Stepside Streeters Great USA Day

Dunedin

Tahuna Park Showgrounds, Victoria Rd

3-4 March

Truck Meeting

Timaru

Levela Raceway

4 March Mates Car Cruise Dunedin

Ice Stadium Carpark, 10.30am, Departs 11.00am

9 March Street Machines Southlands Friday night cruise Invercargill

Choppas Tyres, 144 Spey St, 6.30pm, Cruise 7.30pm

11 March Hot Rodders Breakfast Dunedin

Ironic Cafe and Bar, 9.00am to 11.00am

15 March

Southern Street Rodders Summer Cruise to Harry Orpwoods

Mount Manganui

Bishopdale Car Park, Christchurch, 6.30pm 

16-17 March Carolyn Bay Rock and Hop Timaru

No Further Detail

29 March Car Enthusiast Thursday, Mrs Vercoes Blenheim

30 High St, 7.00pm-9.30pm

29-2 March Protecta Insurance NZHRA Street Rod Nationals Incorporating American Rod and Custom Club 50th Anniversary Ashburton

Timwald Domain

30 March Southern Dragways Points Score meet Invercargill

Teretonga

30-1 March Packard Display at Warbirds over Wanaka Wanaka

No Further Detail

30-2 March NZHRA Street Rod Nationals Ashburton

No Further Detail

30 March Southern Dragways Point score Invercargill

Teretonga Park

31 March NZ Drag Bike Challenge/ Keith Whiting MEM Nth Vs Sth Comp Motueka

The Rock Dragway

1 April Mates Car Cruise Dunedin

Ice Stadium Carpark, 10.30am, Departs 11.00am

6-8 April Highlands Festival of Speed Cromwell

Highland Motor Park

7 April Lawrence1/4 Mile Drags Central Otago

No Further Detail

8 April Competition Meeting PBDRC Christchurch

Mike Pero Motorsport Park, Ruapuna

8 April Hot Rodders Breakfast Dunedin

Ironic Cafe and Bar, Anzac Ave, 9.00 to 11.00am

       
13-16 September Kaikoura Hop Kaikoura

Kaikoura Racecourse, South Bay