19-20 JULY 2014
ASB Showgrounds Auckland

Exotic Lotus models make CRC Speedshow debut

Tuesday 25 March 2014

Fresh from making its official debut in New Zealand with its first-ever dedicated dealership in Auckland, legendary British sports car and motor sport brand Lotus will also make its CRC Speedshow debut this July. Lotus Auckland opened late in 2013 following the distribution of Lotus in Australia and New Zealand becoming the responsibility of leading New Zealand business and sportsman, Neville Crichton, the executive chairman of Australasia’s largest independent car importer group of companies which includes Lotus, European Automotive Imports and the Ateco Group. With the dealership now fully operational selling and maintaining the Lotus range of sports and supercars to Lotus enthusiasts New Zealand-wide, Lotus Auckland general manager James more…


Motorsport fans getting in behind CRC Speedshow’s Kiwi Young Guns

Thursday 13 March 2014

New Zealand fans of motor sports are showing their support for their favourite young race stars, with hundreds of votes already cast for CRC Speedshow’s new Kiwi Young Guns display. The final line-up of twenty rising and established young stars of New Zealand motorsport being featured in the Kiwi Young Guns display at the 19-20 July running of CRC Speedshow is being decided through public voting on the show’s Facebook page. With such huge numbers of motorsport young guns excelling in their respective motorsport categories, the CRC Speedshow team knew they needed to hold a poll to ascertain the drivers and riders who excel at the various facets of motorsport more…

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Harley-Davidson takes touring route to CRC Speedshow

Friday 21 February 2014

Harley-Davidson, one of the world’s best-known motorcycle marques, is set to delight thousands of fans with confirmation they will again have a significant presence at this year’s CRC Speedshow. Adam Wright, marketing director of Harley-Davidson Australia and New Zealand says: “We’re as excited as ever to be back at the CRC Speedshow in 2014 and welcome New Zealand’s motorcycle community to what is undoubtedly one of the best two-wheeled events in the country! It’s going to be a great weekend so we’d like to encourage everyone to visit the Harley-Davidson stand as we showcase our 2014 product line-up, including the newly launched Project Rushmore touring range.” The Rushmore Touring bikes more…

Classic Cortina at CRC Speedshow by Speedmagnet-Richard Opie_LR

CRC Speedshow launches new show for classic cars and motorcycles

Friday 7 February 2014

The 2014 edition of CRC Speedshow, New Zealand’s biggest automotive and motorsport event, is set to feature a brand-new classic car and motorcycle show to celebrate New Zealanders’ passion for classic and heritage vehicles. Following the successful of last year’s inaugural Castrol EDGE / Teng Tools Custom and Classic Show, CRC Speedshow director Ross Prevette decided to give both the custom and classic categories their own dedicated show at the 19 to 20 July running of CRC Speedshow at the ASB Showgrounds in Auckland. Prevette says: “This year’s new classic show will feature a hand-picked selection of classic cars and motorcycles in a dedicated hall to create a fantastic celebration more…

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Kiwi young guns take centre stage at CRC Speedshow

Twenty rising and established young stars of New Zealand motorsport will feature in a brand-new display at the 2014 edition of CRC Speedshow. Dubbed the Kiwi Young Guns, the new feature recognises the incredible depth of talent of young New Zealanders across all forms of two and four-wheeled motor sports. CRC Speedshow director Ross Prevette says the idea evolved from the extremely popular New Zealand Legends of Speed display at last year’s show. “Everyone, including the legends who attended, enjoyed the whole concept of the New Zealand Legends of Speed display and seeing the race cars and bikes which were so meaningful in our legends’ careers. The Kiwi Young Guns more…


CRC Speedshow’s custom show gets fresh focus; separate classic show to be added

Wednesday 18 December 2013

The 2014 edition of CRC Speedshow, New Zealand’s largest and most diverse automotive and motorsport event, will feature a refreshed version of the very successful custom vehicle show run for the first time in 2013. For 2014, a separate show-within-the-show dedicated to classic cars and motorcycles is also being created. The Castrol EDGE / Teng Tools Custom Show will focus only on custom cars, motorcycles and pickups with CRC Speedshow director Ross Prevette electing to break the classic element out into its own show at the annual automotive extravaganza running 19 to 20 July next year in Auckland. “We were rapt with the positive feedback from show visitors and entrants more…

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Fans fuel their passion at CRC Speedshow 2013

Thursday 25 July 2013

CRC Speedshow, New Zealand’s annual extravaganza for automotive and motorsport fans, proved even more popular in 2013 than the previous six editions with record numbers attending the two day event at Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds. Just over 30,000 people fuelled their passion for cars, bikes, racers and performance parts at the 20 to 21 July running of CRC Speedshow, an increase of over 5,000 compared to the 2012 event. CRC Speedshow’s director Ross Prevette says: “The New Zealand Legends of Speed display honouring the achievements of 17 Kiwi racers was, as expected, one of the highlights with fans delighted to meet stars like Craig Baird, Kenny Smith and Graeme Crosby, and more…

Dodge power wagon at the 2013 Castrol EDGE - Teng Tools Custom & Classic Show by Matthew Hansen1

CRC Speedshow’s new custom vehicle show already a winner

Friday 19 July 2013

Where will you find pristine and customised examples of a 1974 Datsun 240K GT, a 1963 Kombi van, a ’57 Chevrolet Bel Air, a ’77 Holden Torana and a one-off high-rise Dodge truck plus a Buell-powered custom-built motorcycle? Answer: at this weekend’s CRC Speedshow in the new show-within-the-show called the Castrol EDGE / Teng Tools Custom & Classic Show. CRC Speedshow director Ross Prevette is excited by the array of vehicles entered for the new custom show and delighted by the passion and enthusiasm of the 57 entrants who have travelled from Whangarei, Invercargill and many towns in between. “Walking around the Castrol EDGE / Teng Tools Custom & Classic more…

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Fuel your passion for roadsters and more at CRC Speedshow

Thursday 18 July 2013

The sheer passion of driving an enjoyable stretch of road in an open top roadster is something car fans can explore at this weekend’s CRC Speedshow by talking to exhibitors like Venom Roadsters and Fraser Cars. Among the millions of dollars’ worth of vehicles on display at the 20 to 21 July running of CRC Speedshow at Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds is a custom-built, V8-powered Backdraft Racing RT3 roadster available from Tauranga-based Venom Roadsters. And celebrating their 25th year in operation, Auckland-based Fraser Cars will make the most of the opportunity to offer selected people the chance to drive one of their Lotus-based Frasers at the show. “We are delighted to more…

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New Jaguars and Range Rovers add to packed-out CRC Speedshow

Tuesday 16 July 2013

A line-up of new Jaguars and Range Rovers, courtesy of independent dealer Beacham Jaguar, adds another classy note to this week’s packed-out CRC Speedshow. Running 20 to 21 July at the ASB Showgrounds in Auckland, CRC Speedshow takes place for the seventh consecutive year and with hundreds of vehicles – new, classic, custom-built and race-spec – in an array of interactive displays both inside and outside, the 2013 edition of the show is set to be another winner. This year marks the first time that Beacham Jaguar has exhibited at the show and director Alex Beacham is looking forward to the opportunity to show CRC Speedshow fans the 2013 Range more…

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