Race­car teams pit their skills in Aotea Square

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

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.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from New Zealand

© PressReader. All rights reserved.