TRIALS

Mather takes 1st National Round Win at Thames

It had been a long time between starts for the 50 odd Competitors who took to the course for Round 2 of the 2020/21 NZ Trials series hosted by the Hikutaia School, at Hikutaia, just out of Thames at the end of January. With Covid-19 causing the cancellation of the final round of the...

Tough Times Test Trialists at Tirau

Even before the start of the Battery Town sponsored first round of the 2020/21 NZ Trials Series, everyone was picking that last year’s champions were going to have a battle on their hands, defending their title against one of the most competitive fields in years. But Waikato’s Greg...

Derek Smyth, latest winner in NZ 4×4 Trials Series

It’s getting interesting at the top of the NZ National Trials Series. IMAGES THANKS TO SAM BOLTON PHOTOGRAPHY Derek Smyth is starting to show keen form at the sharp end of the season. From a mid-field 20th at round 3 Smyth and co-driver Paul Chapman bought their 6.2 litre Nitro truck home...

NZ Trial Series Round 3 : 2018/19 Battery Town 4×4 Trial

  PICS BY SAM BOLTON PHOTOGRAPHY Defending champ, Aucklander Scott Biggs, headed into the South Waikato round of the NZ 4×4 Trials Series holding a slender lead, but the chasing pack is getting stronger with each round. And closing the gap his twin brother Jarred, is quickly...