Off Road Racing Tasmania
Watkins Clear The Pines
Posted Sunday, 19 October 2014
Steve Watkins and James Anderson have piloted their car #505 Chev powered Toyota Tacoma to 20th outright and 2nd in class at todays Teagle Excavations ARB Pines Enduro 400. The Tacoma ran faultlessly all day with Steve able to make up 40 positions after starting the race from position 61....more to come.
The event was taken out by Glenn Owen followed by Aaron Haby and Mark Burrows rounding out the podium.
Posted Saturday, 18 October 2014
Steve Watkins has prologued 5th in class for tomorrows Teagle Excavations ARB Pines Enduro 400. The Toyota Tacoma performed faultlessly and is ready to start the race tomorrow. Flag drops early Sunday morning and will be 6 laps of the 70 km course through the pines of Mt Burr in South Australia.
Posted Wednesday, 15 October 2014
Stephen Watkins and crew will be the sole Tasmanian team heading to the last round of this year’s ARB Series, the Teagle Excavations ARB Pines Enduro 400 this weekend.
Watkins has the Performance 2WD Tacoma loaded and will be aboard the Spirit Of Tasmania Wednesday night before travelling to the south east corner of South Australia on Thursday to the small town of Millicent
TORCC Announces North West Off Road as Major Sponsor
Posted Thursday, 9 October 2014
Tasmanian specialist 4x4 accessory centre “North West Off Road “ will this year continue their support as major sponsor of Australia’s longest running race the “Tasmanian Sand Enduro “
The Spreyton based business can assist you with all your on and off road requirements with a team that have a wealth of knowledge on all aspects of on and offroad driving from weekend trips, snow driving, long distance touring ,towing the caravan or camper, commercial vehicle fit outs, 4x4 competition and offroad racing. With accessories from the world's leaders in aftermarket accessories they can provide you with the best quality gear available whatever your requirements.
Peron Dunes are Calling.....
Posted Monday, 29 September 2014
It is now less than five weeks until off road racing once again heads to the dunes of St Helens for the 2014 Tasmanian Sand Enduro to be held over the weekend of the 1-2 of November.
Event organiser, The Tasmanian Off road Car Club, is expecting a good line up of cars for this race; the 42nd annual running of this iconic event.
Already the rumour mill is working overtime with expected entries including a couple of boat fares booked by mainland teams, two new cars debuting and a couple of multiple time winners returning to do battle.
Stay tuned, sup regs and entry forms will be available soon on the site and all the updates as they come to hand, but in the meantime drag out your flag poles and get ready for this year’s Tas Sand Enduro!
Whelan Racing Takes Out 2014 CJD Equipment Kellevie 300
Posted Sunday, 21 September 2014
Luke and Billy Whelan are tonight the pride of the south after taking out this year’s Kellevie 300. The V8 Mopar buggy wasn’t without issues over the weekend but as always the family based team fought on to take their second outright victory of the year.
After a weekend with a high attrition rate the unofficial results of CJD Equipment Kellevie 300 are in; Luke & Billy Whelan taking outright honors, Wayne Campbell & Stuart O'Brien 2nd and Chris Branch & Lisa Stalker in third place. This year’s race has proven to be one of the toughest in the 22 year history with many stories to be told.
More to come.
Posted Wednesday, 17 September 2014
As the final days countdown for this years’ CJD Equipment Kellevie 300, Tasmanian teams are busy across the state preparing cars for one of off roads toughest challenges. This weekend will be the third round in this years’ state series and after a break of four months since Kempton, many are chomping at the bit to get back behind the wheel!
Posted Monday, 15 September 2014
This weekend Round 3 of the 2014 Tasmanian Off Road Series returns to what has been considered by many as Tasmania’s toughest off road race; the “Kellevie 300”. Set in a natural bush setting on Tassie’s South East near Copping, the event is now in its 22nd year making it one of the states iconic races.
2014 CJD Kellevie 300
Posted Tuesday, 9 September 2014
Early bird entries close tonight for this year’s CJD Kellevie 300.
Competitors wanting to take advantage of the saving offered by the Southern Off Road Racing Association need to have their entries in by post, email or phone tonight. All the details on how to contact via phone or email can be found here