- Welcome to MR2 Owners Club of Australia. This website is dedicated to the Toyota MR2 enthusiasts in Australia. It is the portal to the state clubs and the social forum groups.
The event orgnisers of the 2015 MR2 Track Day Challenge has invited a special motorsports guest from Japan. Kazumasa Yakushi is a famous MR2 drifter will be attending the track day event that is held on 12th ~ 13th January 2015 at the Wakefield Park Raceway.
Here is a video of Sonic Boom MR2 in drifiting action: Sonic Boom MR2 Drifting.
For more information about the MR2 Trackday and the entry form please visit this website. http://www.ultimatetrackdaychallenge.com.au/
MR2 Nationals is a bi-annual event run by the MR2 clubs of different states. The host of events include track days, scenic drives, show ‘n’ shine and dinner, along with other MR2 owners from all over the Australia. Previous Nationals were held in Canberra/ACT, Bathurst/NSW, Bright/VIC, Hobart/TAS and the next host state is Queensland.
Information on MR2 Nationals 2015 is now posted on the QLD club website. The proposed dates are Queens Birthday long weekend, 6th ~ 8th June 2015.
Victorian and NSW MR2 Clubs have held 2 events for MR2 owners to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of MR2 since its production release in 1984.
The VIC club broke the old record of 65 MR2s for its 20th Anniversary and officially counted 93 MR2 attendance for the event which is the biggest MR2 owners gathering in the southern hemisphere. The event consisted of Show ‘n’ Shine with awards, along with the BBQ breakfast followed by raffle draw. With a early start from the club volunteer organisers and support from Shannons Insurance, Alma Doepel Restoration, the event went smoothly and enjoyable. MR2 Owners Club of Australia would like to thank all the attendees, volunteers, organisers and sponsors.
NSW Club had attendance of over 40 cars attended at Al Palmer’s workshop.
Some statistics from the Victorian 30th anniversary events:
- AW11 attendance was 20.
- SW20 attendance was 59.
- ZZW30 attendance was 14.
- There were 29 red, 16 white and 11 black cars.
- Over 80 cars had Victorian number plates.
@ Wakefield Park Raceway, January 6th ~ 7th 2014.
2014 MR2 Trackday Challenge was held at the Wakefield Park Raceway on 6th and 7th of January.
More info can be found on this website. http://www.ultimatetrackdaychallenge.com.au/
The next MR2 Nationals 2015 will be held in Queensland over the Queens Birthday weekend 6th, 7th & 8th June 2015 organised by the QLD Branch of the MR2 Owners Club of Australia. Expressions of Interest in attending the MR2 Nationals 2015 can be emailed to email@example.com and an entry form will be emailed to you as soon as it is available.
The photos from MR2 Nationals Tasmania are now online. Please click on the link to see the Gallery page.