Competing at the Repco Supercars Championship round at Pukekohe Park Raceway in September 2022 is a single of the highlights of the now confirmed 2022/23 Giltrap North Island Method Ford Series (NIFF) summer racing calendar.
The Giltrap Group has also ongoing its sponsorship for one more time.
“We are delighted to guidance North Island Method Ford for the coming time,” commented Richard Giltrap from the Giltrap Group.
“When the class refreshed by itself two decades in the past, we noticed their vision and we liked it as this class is the backbone of our long term champions.”
The Supercars spherical will see NIFF competitors racing in front of the most important motorsport group in NZ as very well as a big stay Tv viewers across Australasia.
The three-times of racing contains two hours on observe with observe, qualifying and three 20-moment races.
The round is expected to attract a quantity of South Island motorists signing up for a huge North Island contingent.
Also on board for the Supercars function is frequent nationwide Components Ford sponsor NAPA Auto Elements.
The time will get underway a 7 days just before the 9-11 September Supercars spherical, at Manfeild Park Chris Amon (September 4-5) in Feilding.
Two much more rounds complete the initially half of the season ahead of Christmas with a return to Pukekohe Park Raceway, 8 Oct, for a a single-working day conference and then to the Taupo International Motorsport Park 20 November.
Right after a summer time split, the season returns with again-to-back again conferences in February in assist of the ultimate two rounds of the 2023 Castrol Toyota Racing Sequence, together with the New Zealand Grand Prix conference at Hampton Downs.
The depth certainly will increase with these two rounds also doubling as the to start with two rounds of the NAPA Automobile Areas New Zealand System Ford Championship which should also draw in a range of South Island drivers to enter.
Right before the ultimate spherical at Manfeild Circuit Chris Amon, 14-16 April, a range of drivers will elect to head to the South Island to compete in the ultimate two NZ Components Ford Championship rounds, each in March around consecutive weekends.
With the recognition of System Ford at an all-time significant, the North Island grids are predicted to swell soon after a really effective 2021/22 time which observed Auckland driver, Bree Morris, with the title, the 1st female winner of a New Zealand Components Ford sequence.
“While we only completed last year at the stop of May possibly, fascination is definitely great with newcomers from Kartsport and Components To start with,” commented NIFF series Chairman Shane Drake.
“Our remaining spherical observed 3 new opponents change up and we have all-around 5 automobiles that will change up up coming period that weren’t with us this year.
“However, we will reduce a several to as they head up the motorsport ladder chasing their desire.”
The Giltrap Team North Island Formula Ford Series is also supported by Yokohama, the Tony Quinn Basis and NAPA Automobile Sections.