Racecar teams pit their skills in Aotea Square
Supercars fans will get an opportunity to meet and greet the stars of the ITM 500 Auckland on April 23 during the free Pit Stop Challenge 12.30pm till 2pm at Aotea Square.
Drivers from Ford, Holden, Nissan, Mercedes and the new Volvo team will compete against the clock during the event as they tune up for four days of racing at Pukekohe over Anzac weekend.
The day is being organised by Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED).
‘‘This is a wonderful opportunity for motorsport fans to find out what it takes to keep these supercharged beasts on the track,’’ chief executive Brett O’Riley says.
A similar event will be held at King St, Pukekohe, on April 24, 4pm to 6pm.