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Hampton Downs MotoFest

Hampton Downs brings you the fourth instalment of the STAR INSURE MotoFest over the weekend of March 5th and 6th 2022. The NZ Superbikes will headline the event with the Classic NZ Grand Prix also taking centre stage. Legends Aaron Slight, Andrew Stroud and Graeme Crosby, will be back and a full round of the NZSBK Championship will deliver plenty of action on track.

Round 3 of the 2022 New Zealand Superbike Championship will be contested at the STAR INSURE Motofest. Ten classes, from Superbikes to Sidecars, will take to the track to contest national titles. The prestigious NZTT title will also be contested on Sunday afternoon.

The MOTUL Classic NZ Grand Prix will again be raced at the STAR INSURE MotoFest. This is a feature race on Sunday afternoon, historic machines from yesteryear will provide some excellent action on the track. These classic machines come with some great history and will be on display throughout the event.

Enjoy free access to the STAR INSURE MotoFest Legends garage thanks to Star Insurance. All our legends and the many bikes they are riding will be publicly accessible throughout the weekend. They will also do demos daily over the Motofest weekend. The public will also have access to the daily warm-up sessions before each track demo.

See motorcycles of all kinds, shapes and sizes infield in the Kawasaki Bike Park. There’ll be 100s of bikes parked infield over the weekend – on display for all to see.

The Shoei Helmets sponsoring Classic Two Stroke category will feature again at STAR INSURE MoroFest. This class will consist of only two-stroke racing machines from typically the 70s’ 80s’ and 90s’. For many in the grandstand, it will be a new experience to hear the high-pitched scream of the bikes of yesteryear. The line up will include the very popular Yamaha TZ250 and 350 bikes as well as the legendary TZ750s. We’re also expecting Suzuki RG500s’ and a number of 125 two strokes. The separate Post Classic Class will consist of FI and FII machines which will be predominantly 4 cylinder four strokes (including a few triples and twins).

Options for self-contained Motorhome Parking are available.


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