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What is going on @ Rally New Zealand... read on below to find out the latest information from the event, the drivers and teams.
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Nov 14
Nov 14

Paddon appointed official ambassador for Rally New Zealand

  New Zealand rally hero and Hyundai Motorsport driver Hayden Paddon has been appointed the official ambassador for Rally New Zealand as the local organising team increase their focus on a return of the New Zealand event to the World Rally Championship calendar.   The partnership announced today by Rally New Zealand chairman Peter Johnston, […]

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Dec 23
Dec 23

World Rally return for Kiwis

With New Zealand’s leading rally driver Hayden Paddon announcing confirmation yesterday of his return to the FIA World Rally Championship in 2015, the organisers of Rally New Zealand are excited at the prospect of having a Kiwi driver battling for outright honors on home soil when the World Rally Championship returns to New Zealand roads […]

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Apr 6
Apr 6

Possum Bourne posthumously awarded second hall of fame induction

The late Peter ‘Possum’ Bourne, formerly of Pukekohe, was inducted in to the Australian Rally Hall of Fame this week, nearly ten years since his passing. An inaugural inductee to the MotorSport New Zealand Wall of Fame in 1994, recognition for his achievement of winning seven consecutive Australian Rally Championships has posthumously earned him a […]

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Feb 0
Feb 0

World Rally Championship changes brings good news to New Zealand

The appointment of a new promoter group to manage the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) – a series New Zealand has been a part of since 1977, brings good news for those wishing to follow in the tyre tracks of Possum Bourne or Hayden Paddon. The very roads that have taken our local drivers to […]

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