Detour between Girven Rd and SH29A all weekend

State Highway 2 is closed between the Bayfair Roundabout at Girven Rd and Te Maunga intersection at State Highway 29A while some final elements of the... Read More

Motorists warned over Cyclone Cody threat

Waka Kotahi NZTA is encouraging people to check the weather forecast before travelling this weekend, with the remnants of Cyclone Cody expected to hit... Read More

Toyota 86 Championship ready for biggest season

It’s been a tough build up to the start of what will be the biggest ever Toyota 86 Championship, but there’s no doubt the long wait before... Read More

2022 NZ Grand Prix cancelled

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing New Zealand, MotorSport New Zealand and promoter SpeedWorks Events have today confirmed that the 2022 New Zealand Grand Prix has... Read More

Corrin takes King of the Bay crown

  Dan Corrin made up for a late start to the racing season by powering to the front and winning the King of the Bay Super Saloon Car title at Baypark... Read More

Record year for new vehicle sales - MIA

The Motor Industry Association is reporting record sales for new vehicles in 2021. Chief Executive David Crawford says that there were 12,097 sales... Read More

Fast car and clean air helps clinch 20-lap victory

The fastest class of dirt track racing is a family affair at Baypark Speedway this summer with James Dahm racing to victory in the 20-lap Sprint Car... Read More

Former champ returns to Baypark Speedway

The busy Summer Slam holiday season racing series brings even more variety to Baypark Speedway on Wednesday evening. The first event of 2022 will see... Read More

2021: A year full of news

Well, 2021 certainly has been a year to remember. Covid has dominated headlines for the majority of the year from the first Delta case to lockdowns,... Read More

Tauranga racer‘s stellar performance at Baypark

Tauranga veteran Super Stock racer Kerry Remnant was one pass away from perfect with a commanding home track performance at Baypark Speedway on Tuesday... Read More

An opening night to remember at Baypark

Sprint car racer Keaton Dahm, from Tokoroa, refused to settle for second at the delayed season opener at Baypark Speedway. Dahm raced to an early lead... Read More

Online traffic tools for great summer holidays

Christmas is coming and Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is advising people to plan ahead and be prepared for the increase in traffic that comes with... Read More

Green flag on the 2021-22 racing season

An orange Covid traffic light allows a keenly awaited green flag for the 2021-22 racing season at Baypark Speedway this weekend. Saturday night’s... Read More

Roadworks for Tauranga and Western Bay this week

Asphalt resurfacing works and other maintenance activities will continue on State Highway 2 and State Highway 29A around the Western Bay of Plenty and... Read More

DOC urges responsible camping this summer

The Department of Conservation is preparing to host around 60,000 campers over the summer and is asking people visit respectfully and responsibly while... Read More