Muscle Cars caters to pre-1978 6-cylinder and V8 powered four seater
production cars of more than 3,000cc engine capacity. Emphasis is
on makes and models with a period racing history.
Cars has its own unique set of regulations based partially on Motorsport
New Zealand Schedule T&C Classic and Historic rules, as well
as a heavy influence from FIA Group 2, Group 5 and early Schedule
E rules, all of which were in force at various times in the New
Zealand Saloon Car Championship during the late 1960s and early
Cars focuses on period correctness. All cars competing must be presented
100% to the HMC regulations, and have a current MSNZ Certificate
Of Description (COD).
Only cars appearing
on the Eligibility List below are accepted to compete.
The focus of
Historic Muscle Cars is to provide a safe, enjoyable environment
where enthusiasts can build and race period correct big-bore sedans
amongst like-minded enthusiasts. There is no championship, no points,
and no rewards are given for finishing positions. Emphasis is placed
on car presentation and period correctness. A successful racing
event for Historic Muscle Cars is one where owners take their cars
home free of damage.
Muscle Cars: Technical Regulations: Click
Muscle Cars: Vehicle Eligibility List: Click
Muscle Cars: Front Spoiler Regulations: Click
Muscle Cars: Do's and Don't's Requirements: Click
Muscle Cars: Model Specific Regulations: Click