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Fe­bru­ary 24th 2018 NZFWDA Na­tional 4x4 Trial – Rnd Four Manawatu;

A Na­tional 4x4 Trial is based upon the abil­ity of com­peti­tors to drive their ve­hi­cles over dif­fi­cult ter­rain, in­clud­ing hill climbs, wa­ter cour­ses, mud bogs, up steep hills, over rocks, ruts, along banks and a speed sec­tion. Open to the pub­lic and spec­ta­tor friendly, the NZ Na­tional 4x4 Tri­als Se­ries com­prises of one-day events hosted by NZFWDA af­fil­i­ated Clubs around the coun­try. This Round will be hosted by Manawatu 4WD Club. For more de­tails visit; nz4x4­tri­als.co.nz/ cal­en­dar-and-re­sults/

March 10th – 11th 2018 Ahuroa Vol­un­teer Fire Bri­gade Fundraiser;

By Rod­ney Of­froad Club. Nor­mally held Novem­ber each year it will now be in March 2018. An­nual event held at Ahuroa. Usu­ally two op­tions Club Shiny (Op­tion 1): need Wof and Reg, great scenery and cov­er­ing a wide range of amaz­ing farm lands. Tuff Truck (Op­tion 2): Great mud and hill chal­lenges with very small amount of road­work. Suit­able for non-Reg and Wof ve­hi­cles. Those want­ing to ar­rive early can set up camp Fri­day. Con­tact is rod­ney­of­froad­club@gmail.com for reg­is­tra­tion and fur­ther de­tails.

March 11th 2018 Off Road Rac­ing North Is­land Cham­pi­onship;

Round 1 Hosted by TORC at the TORC track. Short Course. www.oranz.co.nz

March 24th 2018 NZFWDA Na­tional 4x4 Trial – Rnd Five Taranaki;

A Na­tional 4x4 Trial is based upon the abil­ity of Com­peti­tors to drive their ve­hi­cles over dif­fi­cult ter­rain, in­clud­ing hill climbs, wa­ter cour­ses, mud bogs, up steep hills, over rocks, ruts, along banks and a speed sec­tion. Open to the pub­lic and spec­ta­tor friendly, the NZ Na­tional 4x4 Tri­als Se­ries com­prises of one­day events hosted by NZFWDA af­fil­i­ated Clubs around the coun­try. This Round will be hosted by Mt Eg­mont 4Wheel Drive Club. For more de­tails visit; nz4x4­tri­als.co.nz/ cal­en­dar-and-re­sults/

March 30th – April 2nd 2018 Zuk­fest NZ 2018. In Reefton;

The Can­ter­bury Suzuki 4WD Club is host­ing a Suzuki exclusive off-road gath­er­ing in Reefton. We will be driv­ing lo­cal tracks with mixed grade trips from grade 3 to grade 5+ do­ing dif­fer­ent stuff ev­ery day. all skill lev­els wel­come. En­try forms will be made asap, en­tries will be capped at 35 trucks so get in quick. Prize giv­ing and din­ner on Sun­day. For more de­tails con­tact suzu­k­i4wd­club@gmail.com or Zuk­festnz@ gmail.com

April 14th 2018 NZFWDA Na­tional 4x4 Trial – Rnd Six (Fi­nal) Wanganui;

A Na­tional 4x4 Trial is based upon the abil­ity of Com­peti­tors to drive their ve­hi­cles over dif­fi­cult ter­rain, in­clud­ing hill climbs, wa­ter cour­ses, mud bogs, up steep hills, over rocks, ruts, along banks and a speed sec­tion. Open to the pub­lic and spec­ta­tor friendly, the NZ Na­tional 4x4 Tri­als Se­ries com­prises of one-day events hosted by NZFWDA af­fil­i­ated Clubs around the coun­try. This Round will be hosted by Wanganui 4WD Club. For more de­tails visit; nz4x4­tri­als.co.nz/cal­en­dar-and-re­sults/

April 21st 2018 Off Road Rac­ing North Is­land Cham­pi­onship;

Round 2 Hosted by Coun­ties Manukau Off Road rac­ing Club at Colin Dale mo­tor­sport park Manukau. Short Course. www.oranz.co.nz

April 29th 2018 Suzuki Ex­treme 4x4 Chal­lenge;

Back for the 4th year this is the only event of its kind in NZ and is cre­ated and hosted by Cow­perTrucks. Held at 2278 SH3 Tu­rak­ina it will fea­ture the best of the best driv­ers & 4x4 Tri­als com­pe­ti­tion ve­hi­cles in the coun­try and the line of driv­ers has been con­firmed. Ve­hi­cles and crews have been per­son­ally in­vited to test their skills against 10 ex­treme 4x4 cour­ses. Steep hills, ver­ti­cal banks, mas­sive jumps, mud and speed, com­bined with good food, easy spec­ta­tor view­ing and live com­men­tary all makes for a fan­tas­tic day out with mates and fam­ily. Starts at 10.00am. The event will be filmed for TV and screened via four x 30 minute pro­grammes on TV3’s CRC Mo­tor­sport show. See the Suzuki Ex­treme 4x4 Chal­lenge Face­book page for more info.

May 12th 2018 Off Road Rac­ing South Is­land Cham­pi­onship;

Round 1 Hosted by Nel­son Of­froad Rac­ing Club. Venue to be ad­vised. En­duro. www.oranz.co.nz

June 2nd – 3rd 2018 Off Road Rac­ing North Is­land Cham­pi­onship;

Round 3 Hosted by Auck­land Of­froad Rac­ing Club at Wood­hill For­est. En­duro Course. www.oranz.co.nz

June 16th – 17th 2018 Off Road Rac­ing South Is­land Cham­pi­onship;

Round 2 Hosted by Can­ter­bury Off Road Club at Christchurch. Short course & En­duro. www.oranz.co.nz

Septem­ber 15th – 16th 2018 Off Road Rac­ing South Is­land Cham­pi­onship;

Round 3 Hosted by Otago Of­froad Rac­ing Club. Short course & En­duro. www.oranz.co.nz

Oc­to­ber 20th – 21st 2018 Off Road Rac­ing Cham­pi­onship;

Fi­nal hosted by Can­ter­bury Of­froad Rac­ing Club at West Mel­ton. Short Course and En­duro. www.oranz.co.nz

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