The dates for the 2023 Hawkswood Sprint are Saturday the 11th and Sunday the 12th of November.
The Event: Hawkswood Road, approximately 20km north of Cheviot. Allow two hours from Christchurch. This event first ran in 2005 for the Country Gentlemens Historic Racing & Sportscar Club as a one day event. 2006 saw the event run over two days and was opened to Motorsport New Zealand competitors for the first time.This is your only chance to race on State Highway One in Canterbury.
Saturday The Saturday event is open to all Motorsport New Zealand competitors.Click Here for Supplementary Regulations.Sunday Entry to the Sunday event is by invitation from Country Gentlemens Historic Racing & Sportscar Club. For your invitation to next years event contact John Bain, phone 03 351 6999.For past years results Click Here . John McDonald has taken photos on the Sunday. To contact John email firstname.lastname@example.org
Driver and Car Requirements: Drivers require a Motorsport New Zealand affiliated club membership and a minimum of a Motorsport New Zealand M Grade (Clubsport) competition licence, as well as a Motorsport New Zealand Standard approved helmet and overalls.Vehicles must have a fire extinguisher mounted to the Motorsport New Zealand Standard.
Next Ratec Motorsport Inc Event: Saturday 14 October, Banks Peninsula Hillclimb Weekend. Points towards Ratec Motorsport Inc’s Hillclimb Trophy, Speed Trophy and overall Club Championship.