Smooth mover still up for a climb
ALFA ROMEO DYNO DAY
Starts at 10am. Beninca Motors, 581 Canterbury Rd, Surrey Hills. Bookings 0409 961 719.
Display of historic vehicles, trucks, tractors, caravans, collectables and farm machinery including stationary engines at Bendigo Showgrounds. Short Tractor Trek at 10am tomorrow. Gold coin entry to aid Camp Quality. This event is run at the same location as a homemaker expo and Sunday market. Catering by YMCA Eaglehawk. Inquiries: 0408 033 839.
KARTING SERIES ROUND 3
Bendigo Kart Track, Calder Highway, west of Bendigo. More information at karting.net.au or phone: 0427 787 165.
Final meeting of 2010-11. Men’s, ladies and juniors standard saloons, open independents, ASCF saloons, street stocks, dirt karts. Adults $15, family $40, pensioners $10, children (10-16) $10, under-9s free. Gates open at 9am. Racing from 11am. Ph: 0437 534 823.
ANNUAL WINTER SWAP MEET
Held by the Mornington Peninsula Historical Vehicles Club at Karingal shopping centre carpark. Enter via Safeway petrol station. New and used parts for veteran, vintage and classic cars and motorcycles. Sellers $10. Set up from 7am-8am. Buyers $3 entry from 8am. Inquiries, ph: 9787 7662 or 9789 9055 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
V8 dirt mods, compact speedcars, formula V8s, street stocks, standard saloons, Geelong Carburettors Piston Cup for Juniors. Adults $15, pensioners $10, kids $5, Gates open at 10am, racing from noon. Go to redlinespeedway.org.au or phone Ruth, 0404 892 424.
BMWCAR CLUB OF VICTORIA
Enjoy motorsport, own a BMW? Join fellow enthusiasts for track days on the best race circuits in Australia and social drives. New members welcome. Next monthly meeting at 8pm on Monday at Hotel Bruce County, 445 Blackburn Rd, Mt Waverley. For all events, driver training and track days see bmwccv.com.au
PENINSULA CRUISE NIGHT
The Cruise Night is on, rain, hail or shine at the Peninsula Lifestyle Centre, behind Bunnings at the cnr of Nepean Highway and Bungower Rd, Mornington. All pre-’75 street rods, pick-ups, muscle cars and chrome-bumper classics welcome from 5pm. Entrants can win prizes, Sober Mule Cafe, 500 paved car spaces. Details at letsgocruisin.com.au
ALFA ROMEO OWNERS CLUB
Monthly club meeting of the Alfa Romeo Owners Club at Water Rat Hotel, cnr Park and Moray streets, South Melbourne, at 8pm. Guest speaker Les Smith, CEO of RDA/EBC Brakes.
At the Bendigo Livestock Exchange, Gates open at 8am, racing from 10am. Gold coin donation for public viewing. Racing open to all Mopar vehicles. For information, ph: 0427 508 490 or go to midstatemopars.com
JUNE 11-12 ALEXANDRA TRUCK, UTE AND ROD SHOW
Alexandra will hum with high-powered vehicles on the Queen’s Birthday long weekend when the Truck, Ute and Rod Show is held in the main street. On Saturday afternoon the Alexandra to Eildon ‘‘rod run’’ takes place. Main event is the Truck, Ute and Rod Show on Sunday, featuring giant interstate rigs, timber trucks, hot rods and utes. Food and drink stalls, trade stalls and sideshow alley. More information at alexandratruckshow.com.au
KARTING NORTH WEST TITLES Mildura Raceway stages one of the longest-running titles in Australian Karting. Details at karting.net.au or ph: 0409 856 339.
EXEDY VIC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP
Round 2, the Bega Valley Rally, from Eden Fisherman’s Club. Crews battle over 175km on forest roads around Eden. Guides from vicrally.com.au
Alfa Romeo Sprint Challenge Round 3. Sandown. Bookings 0433 116 647
Gippsland Car Club Sporting Register’s Breakfast Club is on the second Sunday of each month. Bring your special vehicle, browse or chat with fellow enthusiasts and grab a cup of coffee or bite of breakfast. All welcome. Warragul CBD 8am-10am. sportingregister.wordpress.com
MIDSTATE MOPARS SHOW AND SHINE
Presented by the Central Victorian Chrysler Club event around Bendigo Town Hall, 8am-3.30pm. Free to public. For information, ph: 0427 508 490 or go to midstatemopars.com
CLASSIC SCRAMBLE At Harrow (Melway 619 K11). Look for signs on Edenhope-Coleraine Rd. Pre’60 to pre-’75 classic scramble bikes and sidecars on the best track in the west. Racing from 10am. Gold coin entry to aid local communities. Catering on site. Ph: 0417 515 220 or email email@example.com
CIK STARS OF KARTING SERIES At Todd Rd, Port Melbourne. Round 3 of Australia’s elite karting series. Details at karting.net.au or ph: 0403 531 914.
Round 1 of the Gippsland Car Club Winter Cup starts with a multiclub hillclimb at Bryant Park, Bill Schulz Dr, Yallourn. A CAMS L2S or L2SJ licence is required. Scrutineering from 8am, timed runs from 10am. Practice on Saturday. Details: gippslandcarclub.com.au
CRUISE BACK IN TIME
Thunderbirds Rod and Custom Club and Chev Car Club of Victoria get together to encourage enthusiasts to cruise back in time for breakfast at Old Gippstown Heritage Park, Moe, and then the third Sunday of each month, 8.30am-11am. All models welcome up to the last of the chrome-bumper era. Those with cars attending for breakfast can enter the park for photos and viewing. Bring the family to enjoy breakfast and a chat. This event will help the Old Gippstown Heritage Park.
EARLY MORNING RUN
Alfa Romeo Owners Club Dandenongs tour and lunch. Start at Krispy Kreme, Narre Warren, at 9am. Bookings 0417 365 929
THE FRIDGE SWAP MEET
Ballarat Road Rodders swap meet opens at 6am for sellers $20 and 7am for buyers $5. Hot rods and drivers free, VIP display area. Inquiries, ph: Damien 0434 330436 10am-4pm or David 5339 3673 9am-5pm Mon-Fri.
TRACY’S SPEEDWAY REUNION
From 10am-5pm. Melbourne Airport Club 300-309 Melrose Dr, Tullamarine. Inquiries, ph: Matt 0421 349 628.
Alfa Romeo sprint challenge round 4, Phillip Island. Bookings 0433 116 647.
A vintage BMW manoeuvres up a mountain road with grace and style. The BMW Car Club of Victoria meets on Monday.