119D Chris Tomalin & Stu Mickell
Tomalin Engineering Services, Armoured Engineering Equipment, Pirtek Taupo
|Make||Tomalin Engineering Services|
|Engine||Chevrolet LS1 5.7L with ProCharger|
|Transmission||Powerglide gearbox with transfercase|
|Diffs||Toyota Landcruiser 80 Series Front & Rear|
|Lockers||Tomalin Hydraulic Lockers|
|Suspension||Fox Shocks, 4-Link Front, 4 Link Rear|
|Wheels||35x12xR15 Federal Couragia MT on 15×10″ OMF Alloys|
|Chris Tomalin (2021-)||Best Presented NZ Truck 2023|
The first build from Tomalin Engineering Services featuring all the fruit, The Ninja has been a long time coming but worth the wait! The only vehicle featuring a centrifugal supercharger, The Ninja claimed 11th overall in its first full season and an invitation to the Suzuki Extreme 4×4 Challenge in 2023.
Chris Tomalin is a long-time competitor in D Class, originally competing with a 383 Chev powered ‘Suzuki’ before navigating for Russell Luders to multiple Top 10’s over the last few seasons.
Stu Mickell previously competed in K Class with a HomeBuilt V6 buggy, claiming 2nd numerous years before joining Tomalin for 2023.