Eric Thompson is a motorsport writer for NZME
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There will once again be a New Zealander sitting behind the wheel of a McLaren race car.
Liam Lawson has rattled a few cages in the DTM Championship.
Scott McLaughlin is in with a chance to win the Rookie of the Year award.
IndyCar driver Scott Dixon is fast running out of time to defend his championship.
The world champion will be crowned after this weekend's final round of 2021 Formula E.
After a racing hiatus, the brain is willing but the body can lag behind.
At the halfway stage of the series Mitch Evans sits third on the points table.
High-profile Kiwis discuss why they're thrilled to be back at Bathurst.
Scott Dixon is the bookies and fan favourite to win a second Indy 500 title.
After a year off, the gravel roads of Northland will again welcome the roar of cars.
The former Supercars ace says he's more excited to race on an oval than on a road circuit.
For the first time in his IndyCar career Dixon will have a fellow Kiwi on the grid.
Moving teams can be fraught with problems, but in his case things are looking up.
The start of the (NZRC takes on the fast and flowing roads of Dunedin for Rally Otago.
The Fund has been instrumental in giving NZ's latest crop of young drivers a leg up.
A handful of storylines dominate the opening Formula One round of the season.
The NZ Touring Car Racing championship has a storied name entering the 2021 series.
Shane van Gisbergen has been a top-five finisher in Supercars for eight-straight years.
Andre Heimgartner believes he'll be fit after breaking his finger and thumb.
Liam Lawson has huge challenges ahead of him in the F2 and German DTM championships.
Having only recently arrived on the single-seater scene, he's been in scintillating form.
Marcus Armstrong can now say with hand on heart that his dreams have come true.
Shane van Gisbergen put on an extraordinary exhibition to take out the 66th NZ Grand Prix.
The motorsport veteran has not missed a season for the past 63 years.