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Targa Tasmania

Targa Tasmania is a a tarmac-based rally racing event held on the island state of Tasmania, Australia, annually since 1991. The event takes its name from the Targa Florio, a former motoring event held on the island of Sicily.

The rally started as a five day event, expanded to six days in 1994.

The Targa is not part of the Australian rally championship, and as well as attracting elite drivers going all-out to win has a large field of cars of all speeds and drivers of varying seriousness. The rally prides itself on having a large range of rally cars from all ages of motoring - in the past they have included:

Modern cars:

Classic cars: Past and current competitors have included Sir Jack Brabham, Dick Johnson, Peter Brock, Glenn Ridge, Eric Bana, Jim Richards, Barry Sheene, Michael Doohan, and Murray Walker.

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