'NurBurgerRing 24 hours' over 3-days! (2023)

Race Event Summary

Event Class: Lemons

Event Date: Friday 12 May 2023 (see schedule)

Registrations Open: Sun 12 Feb 2023 @ 9:00AM

Race Venue: Hampton Downs - National Circuit

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

You could sit on your couch eating Burger Rings… OR you could spend the weekend RACING your Rings around the track for 24 hours!

About this race event

Think about it… 24 hours of Lemons lunacy across 3 magic days of madness in May. The alliteration hurts! Get your furry squirrel into gear and join the rest of NZ in this iconic event on the National Circuit at Hampton Downs. Themed teams, costumes and crazy penalties - what could possibly go wrong?!?

Event Schedule

This is a THREE DAY format of endurance motorsport for all "Lemons and Limes" (up to 24 hours). Schedule subject to change.

Date Time Activity Description Zone
Thu 11 May 2:00pm - 5:00pm Pre-Doco/Scrut Pre-Doco & Scrutineering (TO BE CONFIRMED) TBC
Fri 12 May 7:00am Gates open Competitors access venue Gate 2
Fri 12 May 7:15am Doco/Scrut Documentation & Scrutineering (bribery/in costume) Inside venue, HD
Fri 12 May 11:30am Drivers' briefing #1 Initial Drivers' briefing for all drivers Pavilion
Fri 12 May 12:00pm - 1:00pm Practice Practice and track orientation National Circuit
Fri 12 May 1:30pm Grid line-up/start All teams on grid/media session & START of racing National Circuit
Fri 12 May 5:00pm Racing paused Friday's track activity paused (until Saturday morning) National Circuit
Sat 13 May 12:00am No more repairs Suggested time for garage 'repairs' to cease Garages
Sat 13 May 7:00am Gates open Competitors access venue Gate 2
Sat 13 May 7:30am Drivers' briefing #2 Drivers' briefing for all drivers Pavilion
Sat 13 May 8:00am Racing continues All teams on dummy grid to resume racing Pit Lane
Sat 13 May 5:00pm Racing paused Saturday's track activity paused (until Sunday morning) National Circuit
Sun 14 May 12:00am No more repairs Suggested time for garage 'repairs' to cease Garages
Sun 14 May 7:00am Gates open Competitors access venue Gate 2
Sun 14 May 7:30am Drivers' briefing #3 Drivers' briefing for all drivers Pavilion
Sun 14 May 8:00am Racing continues All teams on dummy grid to resume racing Pit Lane
Sun 14 May 4:00pm Chequered Flag Event (racing) concludes National Circuit
Sun 14 May 4:30pm - 5:00pm Awards Ceremony Trophy presentation and awards ceremony Pavilion
Sun 14 May 6:00pm Venue closes All teams clear/clean garages & pack out Exit Gate 2

For this 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)

Please note: Camping may not be allowed inside venue - contact Hampton Downs for details.

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