MAY Mayhem! 24 hours over 3 days!

Race Event Summary

Event Class: Lemons

Event Date: Friday 7 May 2021 (see schedule)

Registrations Open: Monday 1 Mar 2021

Event Venue: Hampton Downs Motorsport Park

Address: State Highway One, RD 2, Ta Kauwhata, Waikato, NZ

NZ's largest participation motorsport series NaZCAR Lemons delivers a weekend of endurance racing complete with insane judges, crazy penalties, mad antics, bribery and charity. What are you waiting for? Bucket list starts here...

About this race event

More fun than half an aardvark, our annual 3-day, 24 Hour endurance event is cemented in the New Zealand Motorsport Calendar! Themed teams of 5 (or more) drivers plus crew, attempt to coax their clunkers across the finish line after a weekend of hilarity and MAY-hem. Open to all NaZCAR classes (Lemons and Limes).

Event Schedule

This is a 3-day format of endurance motorsport (up to 24 hours of track time) for all "Lemons and Limes".

We are hoping to start Preliminary Documentation and Scrutineering on Thursday May 6th 2021 (between 2pm - 6pm) for those coming early (or from out of town) and resume Friday May 7th throughout the day (all times are approximate).

  • Day 1 (Fri May 7th 2021) practice starts Midday - 1.30pm. Main event starts @ 2pm - 6pm (or until dark)
  • Day 2 (Sat May 8th 2021) Event resumes @ 08:00am - 6pm (or until dark)
  • Day 3 (Sun May 9th 2021) Event resumes 08:00am - 4pm with short prizegiving/awards immediately after chequered flag.

For this endurance event, you'll need:

  • a minimum of 5 drivers per team (no maximum)
  • any amount of crew members (who can work on the vehicle)
  • a themed "LEMON" or "LIME" car - for details of various classes, contact us or see the Lemons Rules
  • all teams require a Transponder and a Pit Garage (hired through us during Registration process)

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