April 5th – Pre-Otago Rally Scrutineering

Are you wanting pre-scrutineering for Otago Rally?  Gary Hawkes is kindly giving up his time, expertise and workshop on Tuesday April 5th from 5pm – 7.  MUST ring Gary before arriving.  03 366 3814 or 021 714 089  45 Shakespeare Road, Phillipstown, Christchurch  MUST bring:– your car– logbook– authority card– first aid kit that is…

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April 3rd – Limeworks Rd Shingle Sprint

https://autosport.org.nz/…/limeworks-road-shingle-sprint/ RATEC Club host the second round of the Autosport championship for 2022 on Sunday 3rd April 2022 with the Hi-Tech Service Centre and Wheel Alignment Specialists Limeworks Road Shingle Sprint.Get some sideways gravel action for possibly the first time this year!The course is approximately 2.5km of good, mainly easy flowing shingle road. Entries close…

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April 2nd – Leeston Interclub Autocross

https://autosport.org.nz/event/leeston-interclub-autocross/ On April 2nd come along and get your motorsport fix with a race on the smooth, flat and fast grass paddocks in Leeston. RATEC Club host the first round of the Autosport championship for 2022 on Saturday 2nd April 2022 with the Leeston Interclub Autocross. Road tyres only as per New Zealand Clubsport Championship…

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Feb 23rd – AGM Prizegiving

When: Feb 23rd Wednesday 7:30pm Where: Lonestar, Manchester St, Christchurch.  Come along for a social gathering to celebrate a challenging but still enjoyable season racing on gravel plus make some important decisions for our club. All are welcome.  Please RSVP to [email protected] before Feb 21st.  Nibbles will be provided.

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28th Nov – Cust 2 Gravel Sprint

We are pleased to have one more skid on the gravel this year with a slight twist to a sprint we’ve already done this year. This time it will be slightly shorter and have a different finish. Please read the Regs completely so you fully understand the requirements under level 2. 2021-11-28th Cust 2 Gravel…

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6 June – Lone Star Canterbury Rally

Teams will be racing on 134 kms of special stages on forestry and public gravel roads. The rally will begin with a ceremonial start on Saturday 5th June. First car starts from Joe’s Garage, Alfred St, Rangiora at approximately 8:30am on Sunday 6th June. First car finished approximately 6pm on Sunday 6th June at Lone…

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New Sponsor – Total Traffic Management

Introducing Total Traffic Management who are our new sponsor of the 2021 Total Traffic Management Autosport Sprint Championship. They are helping our events happen safely and efficiently so please support them however possible. More announcements will be made soon about this awesome new partnership thanks to Total Traffic Management.

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2 May – Rakaia Zig Zag Gravel Sprint

Introducing Total Traffic Management who are our new sponsor of the 2021 Total Traffic Management Autosport Sprint Championship. They are helping our events happen safely and efficiently so please support them however possible. More announcements will be made soon about this awesome new partnership thanks to Total Traffic Management. It was some sideways, uphill, twisty…

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7 Mar – Pipers Valley Rd Gravel Sprint

Our second gravel sprint was 4km of awesome road on Banks Peninsula. It’s a tight, twisty and steep challenge with steep drop offs, narrow sections and banks or culverts nearby to punish those who venture off the racing line. Congratulations to John Giltrap winner of the 2021 Pipers Valley Rd Gravel Sprint in his Mitsubishi…

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