Americarna 2020


The streets of Taranaki will be filled with some of the best American vehicles and bikes February 19th to 22nd for Classic Cover Americarna 2020.

Wednesday, February 19th, the cars move Americarna to Opunake Beach for the day from 11:30 to 2:30. Make sure you give a honk and a wave if you see the American cars making their way to Opunake via Surf Highway 45.

Thursday, the 20th, the Americarna convoy rides to Waitara from 12:30 pm to 3 pm where they’ll park up and enjoy all that Waitara has to offer. From 4 pm to 8 pm they’ll be in Inglewood with a street party that will include lots of vendors and entertainment from Auckland band, Che Orton.

On Friday, the 21st, all the American cars will be in Stratford from 10:20 am to 12:15 pm with a carnival atmosphere and Americarna specials for the day. After that, the cars will head to Hawera from 1:15 pm to 5:15 pm. The Hawera Street Drags get underway from 2:30 pm on Albion Street. Plus the Harley Davidson KW Stunt Riders will have a demonstration from 3 pm.

Late afternoon the cars make their way to the Mangorei Road Street Party and then the Devon Street night cruise is on in the evening from 6:15 pm.

Saturday will be the last public event for Classic Cover Americarna with the Americarnival happening in New Plymouth CBD from 10 am to 3 pm. All the classic cars will be on display throughout the main street. There will be various stalls on Currie Street and Huatoki Plaza with music from DD Boom from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm.

This year Classic Cover Americarna is excited to have the Royal New Zealand Air Force Black Falcons displaying their flying skills. Keep your eyes to the skies as they fly their 13 minute display in the skies over the area of the wind wand after 12 noon.

At 1:15 pm the Harley Davidson KW Stunt Riders will demonstrate their skills on Ariki Street outside Centre City.

Check for all the details. It’s Classic Cover Americarna 2020, proudly supported by 98FM The Sound of Taranaki.