What is the Burt Munro Chal­lenge?

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The Burt Munro Chal­lenge has be­come a New Zealand in­sti­tu­tion in re­cent years. With the NZ Hill­climb Cham­pi­onship kick­ing off the com­pet­i­tive side of the week-long event, fol­lowed by a Su­per­cross event, the cir­cus then heads to Tere­tonga, the world’s south­ern­most race cir­cuit, be­fore tack­ling the coun­try’s old­est mo­tor­cy­cling event – beach rac­ing on the South Is­land’s south­ern coast. Oreti Beach is not only the venue for the sand-kick­ing event, it’s also where Burt Munro tested the ma­chines he built that were to be­come the ba­sis of the movie ‘The World’s Fastest In­dian.’

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