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John Britten at Motor Week event

John Britten, on left, designer of world record setting motorcycles and Mike Brosnan, New Zealand Singer-songwriter, inspecting a motorcycle during Motor Week.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Motorcycle trials championships at Rapaki, Port Hills

Stephen Oliver of Christchurch, negotiating steep, rocky terrain on a Yamaha 350 motorcycle during the motorcycle trials championships at Rapaki.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Hot Rod Show at Cowles Stadium, Wainoni

Interior of Cowles Stadium with classic cars and motorcycles parked across the sports courts during the Hot Rod Show. Crowds of people are visible viewing the vehicles during the show.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Junior speedway riders at Ruapuna Speedway

Members of the Ruapuna Speedway junior riders, all under age 16, sat on the speedway on their motorcycles.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Tania Baraball rides pillion on the wall of death act

The "Wall of Death" motorcycle act with Tania Baraball, a fourth former at Hillmorton High School, riding pillion as part of the act as it is performed in Addington.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

A race between a Go-kart, a Lotus Seven and a 750cc Honda

A go-kart, a Lotus Seven car, and a 750cc Honda motorcycle at Ruapuna Speedway ahead of a six lap race. The car is being driven by "Star" reporter Colin Bryant, the go-kart by Max Haydon of NZBC and...

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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Hillmorton High School student on a motorbike

Student, Ian McDermid, on a motorbike on the grounds of Hillmorton High School, Tankerville Road, Hoon Hay.

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Collection 1971 Star photographs

Romaldini daredevil riders show, Templeton

A Romaldini motorcycle rider crashing through a flaming timber and tarred paper wall as part of the Romaldini daredevil riders show in Templeton.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Ivan Mauger on a motorbike

New Zealand Motorcycle Speedway rider, Ivan Mauger, practicing on his home track at Templeton ahead of competing in the world champions series.

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Collection 1977 Star photographs

Summertime meeting, Ruapuna Speedway

Director of Norjo Motors and regular Classic competitor, Alan Norfolk, riding a British Ariel Arrow motorcycle at the Ruapuna Summertime meeting, Ruapuna Speedway.

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Motorcycle race at Ruapuna speedway

Christchurch's Wild Wayne Tuner holds off Robert Vanderberg of Wanganui during a motorcycle race at Ruapuna speedway. Two riders are on the motorcycles with two additional riders holding onto the back...

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

National hill climb motorcycle champions at Teddington

The Big-bore winner at the national hill climb championship at Teddington, Geoff Saunders (left) with 250 class winner Robert Thoms and 125 class winner Kerry Reeves.

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Monarch Motor cycles of Hornby team

The Monarch Motor cycles team with their motorcycles ahead of the Castrol 6hr and Yamaha 2hr motorcycle races at Manfeild. The team, from left front row, Mike Pero, Duane Brown, Andrew Gregor, Doug...

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Dennis Rees blasting off his Suzuki

A motorcyclist and member of the Helldrivers, Dennis Rees, performing a stunt being blasted by gelignite on Waimairi Beach to advertise a larger show at Addington grounds.

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Collection 1975 Star photographs

The Britten motorcycle

The Britten motorcycle next to a Castrol sponsored motorcycle.

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Collection 1985 Star photographs

National Hotrod Show at Pioneer Stadium, Somerfield

Interior of Pioneer Stadium with classic cars and motorcycles parked across the sports courts during the National Hot Rod Show. People are visible viewing the vehicles during the show.

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Collection 1987 Star photographs

Jack Arnst breaking record between Dunedin and Christchurch

Newspaper caption: At 5am on Wednesday April 14th, Jack Arnst, the ex-champion road cyclist of Australia, left the Post Office, Christchurch, his mission being to lower the record between Christchurch...

Date 1909-04-14
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Collection Weekly Press

Cars queuing at Lyttelton tunnel

A queue of vehicles by the entrance to the Lyttelton tunnel. The tunnel was closed due to the annual spring cycle allowing cyclists through instead of vehicles. One man waves a fist in frustration of...

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

YMCA youth development programme

Raewyn Cooke teaches Christchurch South Intermediate pupils how to ride motorcycles. The riders are (from left): Richard Grist, Shane Siataga (behind), Ms Cooke, Phillip Peters and Darren Davey...

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Simulated drunk-driving accident

A simulated vehicle collision with a motorcycle and "victims" set up by Lincoln High School students as part of a drunk-driving awareness campaign by members of the Students Against Drunk Driving...

Date 1989-09-03
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Collection 1989 Star photographs