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NZ4WD - - EVENT CALENDAR -

April 14th 2018

NZFWDA Na­tional 4x4 Trial – Round Six ( Fi­nal); 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 and 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 4 x 30 min pro­grammes on TV3’s CRC Mo­tor­sport show. See the Suzuki Ex­treme 4x4 Chal­lenge Face­book page for more info.

May 6th 2018

Crabb Rac­ing Grand Prix Se­ries; Round Three. Hosted by Bay­of­froad­ers at Mere­mere. Se­ries prize money for 1st ( $ 500), 2nd ( $ 300) & 3rd ( $ 100) over­all – Must go to all three rounds to be el­i­gi­ble. Gates open 8.00am rac­ing starts 10.30am. For­mat is 4 x short course heats in classes of 5 laps each. $ 10.00 per car. Spec­ta­tors $ 5.00pp. No dogs al­lowed. Fur­ther de­tails re­fer www.bay­of­froad­ers.nz

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

May 12th–18th 2018

Pres­i­dents Run; NZFWDA Pres­i­dents run down the scenic east coast of the South Is­land for NZFWDA mem­bers. Spon­sored by Pres­i­dent Neville Dun­ton and or­gan­ised by John McDonald. From Pic­ton to In­ver­cargill for the as­so­ci­a­tions con­fer­ence and AGM. Fur­ther de­tails avail­able from John McDonald on 03 308 0443 or 021 464 639 or email him at john. mcdonald@ xtra.co. nz

May 19th-20th 2018

NZFWDA Con­fer­ence and AGM; In­ver­cargill. Satur­day’s pro­gramme in­cludes vis­its to Trans­port World and Clas­sic Mo­tor­cy­cle Mecca. NZFWDA din­ner Satur­day evening. AGM Sun­day at As­cot Park Ho­tel at 9.00am with pos­si­ble run out to Oreti Beach ( fa­mous for Bert Munro’s Worlds fastest In­dian) in af­ter­noon. Only for mem­bers of the NZFWDA.

May 25th-27th 2018

Hawkes Bay Winch Chal­lenge; Ve­hi­cle scru­ti­neer­ing Fri­day with stages Satur­day plus night stages. Com­pe­ti­tion con­tin­ues with more stages Sun­day. Classes Chal­lenge, Club and Mod­i­fied. No spec­ta­tors un­for­tu­nately. Con­tact or­gan­is­ers Nigel Reid – 021452668 or Steve Franklin – 0274304231 for fur­ther in­for­ma­tion.

June 1st– 3rd 2018

Main­land Su­per­winch Chal­lenge; Round 1. Hosted by Marl­bor­ough 4WD Club, venue Maruia. Email main­land­winch­ing@gmail.com for en­try form.

June 2nd and 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

July 6th-7th 2018

Main­land Su­per­winch Chal­lenge; Round 2. Hosted by Sho­tover 4WD Club, venue Alexan­dra. Email main­land­winch­ing@gmail.com for en­try form.

Au­gust 10th-11th 2018

Main­land Su­per­winch Chal­lenge: Round 3. Hosted by 4x4 Events Club, venue Christchurch. Email main­land­winch­ing@gmail.com for en­try form.

Septem­ber 14th-15th 2018

Main­land Su­per­winch Chal­lenge; Round 4. Hosted by Nel­son 4WD Club, venue Nel­son. Email main­land­winch­ing@gmail.com for en­try form.

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 12th-13th 2018

Main­land Su­per­winch Chal­lenge; Round 5. Hosted by LROCO Club, venue Dunedin. Email main­land­winch­ing@gmail.com for en­try form.

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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