Upcoming Taranaki Car Club Events
Note that this season will be extra long as we transition to a different month for the change of club race season. For more info see http://www.taranakicarclub.org.nz/updates/points-season-change.
1st Feb 2016 to 31 May 2017 while we transition. From 2017 on it will be a usual 12 month season from June to May.
Note that membership is not affected by this change and still runs from 1 Feb to 31 Jan.
You can now email completed entry forms to firstname.lastname@example.org
Were taken advantage of the great south Taranaki roads and joining in with South Taranaki Car Club's Double hill climb weekend.
Saturday - Tiromoana Hill Climb
Sunday - Ararata Road Hill Clim
Both days results will be combined for TCC members to collect points for the 2017/2018 season.
Entrys Forms and SUpp. Regs to come.
Were mixing it up this year, in stead of having the AGM on Wednesday night like we have done previously we have decided to move it to saturday arvo and add in a social part to it.
Social side - Going to Hillborough Holden museum at 3.30pm, A look through the museum and play mini putt you can choose to do both or just one.
Cost $15 for museum and $15 for mini putt
Please RSVP to Larni or Garnett so we know numbers.
AGM - 7.30pm Saturday 17th of February at the Auto Lodge (393 Devon st East, Strandon)
We did this style of event a few years ago, it gave the opertunity to thoughs who dont want to enter a street sprint or hill climb.
There will be 3 mini-series run with in the day with the total added up for the overall topped skilled driver of the day.
The Three series will be,
Skills: Car control through the course laid out without hitting cones/barriers (doesn’t have to be the fastest just the least amount of cones hit)
Speed: Fastest time through the course’s (Cones/barriers have to be standing at the end of each run)
Combination: A mixture of speed and skills (Fastest time without hitting any cones/barriers)
Each person will be given two chances at each course.
1st place will get 10 points, 2nd place 9 points, 3rd place 8 points and so on until you reach 10thplace every playing after that gets 1 point.
Each cone/barriers that is hit will get 1 point deducted. (Maximum 5 point deduction).
-Can i use my race car : Yes you can
-What if im not a member : you cab join for the day
-can anyone do it :Yes as long as you have a licence.
Once a year the club hires one of the many tracks we have available here in the north island to give the club members a chance to have ago on a circuit.
Raceway motel Fielding have come on board with us and are giving club members a discount on there stay.
Documentation & Scrutineering
Documentation & Scrutineering for all New Plymouth based cars will be at AVS on Thursday July 27th between 6pm and 7.30pm. Please don’t be early.
All other cars will be checked at the venue between 8.15 and 9.15am on Sunday 30th July.
Le Dejeuner will be open for food and drinks through out the day.
Entry Forms: Entry & Regs
Date: 13th May
Time: 4.30PM til 12.30AM
Venue: East End surf club
All 2016 members come along and enjoy a beverage or two, while talking about how little we spend on our race cars.
Non 2016 club members $20
There will be a lamb on the spit, with all sorts of sides.
Please RSVP by 5th May to Larni Jury or Dave Geraghty