Automobile racing

Auto racing, Car racing, Motor racing
There are 198 related items to this topic
Date: [24 February 1951] Ref: 35mm-00805-F Description: Automobiles taking part in a Paekakariki hill climb. Photographs taken 24 February 1951 by Bruce Valentine Davis. Other - dated and identified from NZ Sport...
Jack Brabham checking equipment at the New Zealand Grand Prix, Ardmore, Auckland
Date: 9 January 1960 Ref: 1/2-132669-F Description: Racing car driver Jack Brabham checking equipment at the New Zealand Grand Prix, Ardmore, Auckland, 9 January 1960. A bottle of Coca-cola sits on the work be...
Ford Mustang and a Mini, racing in Levin
Date: 1969 Ref: 35mm-00758-d-F Description: Ford Mustang (driver: Dawson) and a Mini (driver: A Hyslop), racing in Levin, 1969. Photograph taken by Bruce Valentine Davis. Quantity: 1 b&w original nega...
Date: 1946-1949 From: Easterbrook-Smith family: Collection Ref: PA1-q-1066 Description: Photographs of motorsports. Includes photographs of Alvis automobile, the Paekakariki Hill Climb in 1946? and 1949, Karehana Bay Hill Climb in 1948, Saddle R...
Racing cars at Levin Racecourse
Date: 14 Jan 1956 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1956/0030b-F Description: Photograph shows A P Stringer (Porsche, left) and M G Jensen (Riley, left) in six-mile saloon car handicap race. Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspa...
'Great Scott!' 27 May, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0006783 Description: Shows a racing car hurtling towards the finish flag. The caption reads 'Great Scott!' Refers to the winning of the Indy 500 car race in Indianapolis in May 2...
Indy Motor Cycling Champion. "He's a long way from home." "At that speed I'm not surprised." "Scott Dixon NZ" "Indy Racing League - Fort Worth - Texas. 14 October, 2003.
Date: 2006 Ref: DCDL-0001875 Description: The scene is a the Indy Motor Racing championship event. A car driven by Scott Dixon of New Zealand hurtles round the track as the crowd roars. One man says ...
HCC courtesy pit-stop. 15 December 2010
Date: 2010 Ref: DCDL-0016386 Description: A competitor in the V8 racing stops at a 'HCC courtesy pitstop' and smiles as his car is filled up with petrol thanks to the ratepayer. Context; Hamilton cit...
"Hang in there! Govt. will send help of some sort or other in about 6 months or so... possibly..." 3 February 2009.
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0010299 Description: A desperate policeman in his car is crushed in a huge crusher that represents the boy racer problem. Standing below is Police Minister, Judith Collins and th...
Jim Boyd at Levin motor racing meeting
Date: [ca 1956] From: Davis, Bruce Valentine, 1913-2003 :Photographs and negatives Ref: 35mm-00816-A-F Description: Photograph, likely of Jim Boyd driving his Buckler race car at a motor racing meeting at Levin. Photograph taken ca 1956 by Bruce Valentine Davis. Quantity:...