Latest News & Updates

What is going on @ Rally New Zealand... read on below to find out the latest information from the event, the drivers and teams.
Jun 1
Jun 1

Co-drivers announced for inaugural Rally New Zealand Co-Driver Academy

Six co-drivers from around the country have been selected to attend the inaugural Rally New Zealand co-drivers Academy in August. The Rally New Zealand Co-Drivers Academy to be held from 1st-3rd August is aimed at developing Kiwi co-driving talent to compete at the top level of the sport. Over the three days of the Academy […]

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Apr 0
Apr 0

Rally New Zealand Co-Driver Academy set to develop Kiwi talent

To continue the strong growth of New Zealand rallying, Rally of New Zealand is pleased to announce an investment in the development of local co-driving talent. The Rally New Zealand Co-Drivers Academy will be held from 1st-3rd August and is aimed at developing Kiwi co-driving talent to compete at the top level of the sport. […]

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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 25
Dec 25

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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