If you were asked to describe your dream motorsport event, what would it look like? After consulting with many petrolheads over the years, I’ve come to the conclusion it would probably include beach, beers, babes, and a big selection of sweet cars and motorbikes. One Kiwi had the same vision, but enough passion to make it a reality.
Rod Millen, a Kiwi motoring icon, had dreamed of holding such an event for much of his life. And finally, as a birthday present to himself, his dream came true just over three years ago.
Thus the now famous Leadfoot Festival was born, and 2013 was its third successful year. The event has grown every year, and with plenty of work done since 2012’s event this would be the biggest, most jaw-dropping Festival held yet with the largest, and perhaps most impressive (more…)