Story: Motor sport

Wellington Car Club, 1984

Wellington Car Club, 1984

The Wellington Car Club was formed in 1942, and has since organised sprints, hill climbs, circuit racing, rallies and many other motor-sport events. In this 1984 photo, club captain Murray McGuire discusses last-minute details of a night time trial with Annette Miet, who laid out the route.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1984/3340
Photograph by John Nicholson

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Jim Webber, 'Motor sport - Car-club motor sport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/39944/wellington-car-club-1984 (accessed 20 September 2020)

Story by Jim Webber, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Apr 2016