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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.
Jan 0
Jan 0

2019 Rally New Zealand Co-Drivers Academy – applications now open

The 2019 Rally New Zealand Co-Drivers Academy is returning to Auckland from 5 – 7 April 2019. The academy, which is aimed at developing Kiwi co-driving talent, will take on six co-drivers and with a total of 18 applicants in 2018, the six spots will again be in high demand. “Last year we had a […]

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Dec 0
Dec 0

Rally New Zealand Co-Drivers Academy to return in 2019

Rally New Zealand are proud to announce the highly successful Rally New Zealand Co-Drivers Academy will return for its third consecutive year in 2019. The academy, which is aimed at developing Kiwi co-driving talent, will take on six co-drivers and will be held in Auckland in 2019 with the date to be confirmed early in […]

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Oct 0
Oct 0

Long standing volunteers recognised for massive contribution

A number of long-serving Rally New Zealand volunteers were recognised at function in Auckland last week. Service pins were handed out to 16 different people who have each had a massive contribution to the sport over the last 40 years. Richard Gamble, Chris Grant, John Holland, Brian Littlewood, Stu Macaskill, Willard Martin, Murray O’Donnell and […]

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Oct 0
Oct 0

Paddon wins in Raglan as champions are found

Hayden Paddon made it a perfect five from five by winning Hyundai New Zealand Raglan Rally of the Coast on Saturday but Grant Blackberry and John Silcock wrapped up their respective Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship titles. The World Rally Championship star secured his fifth win from five starts in the national […]

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Oct 0
Oct 0

Focus on three overall winners in 2019 season

The Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship will place a greater emphasis on overall 4WD,  2WD and Gull Rally Challenge categories in 2019. A recent competitor survey highlighted a desire to simplify the process of determining rally winners while still giving all competitors a chance to succeed in their own fields against similar […]

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Oct 0
Oct 0

Three R5s to run at Raglan

A total of three R5 cars will take part in next week’s Hyundai New Zealand Raglan Rally of the Coast – the first time more than one has competed at a domestic round. Raana Horan debuted his Skoda Fabia R5 at the previous round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship on […]

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Aug 1
Aug 1

2019 NZRC Draft Calendar Released

Six rounds, an international-focused double-header to open the season and a Hamilton Car Club-run rally are the features of a proposed 2019 Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship calendar. The proposed 2019 NZRC events were released today and see the championship repeat five of the six events on this year’s calendar – Otago […]

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Jul 2
Jul 2

Hyundai New Zealand announced as naming rights sponsor for Coromandel and Raglan Rallies

Hyundai New Zealand has helped power Kiwi driver Hayden Paddon’s career in the World Rally Championship and now they are going to support the entire sport back home. Hyundai New Zealand will partner with the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship by featuring as naming rights sponsor at the final two rounds of […]

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Jul 1
Jul 1

Rally New Zealand announces Co-driver Academy participants for 2018

Mal Peden, a 2017 graduate, won International Rally of Whangarei alongside Hayden Paddon. Photo / Geoff Ridder   Rally New Zealand is proud to announce the six participants of the 2018 Rally New Zealand Co-driver Academy which takes place on August 3-5. This year is the second time Rally New Zealand has run the academy […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Stadium Finance Rally South Canterbury a big success

The Stadium Finance Rally South Canterbury run on Saturday was a tremendous success and put forward a strong case to be included annually on the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship calendar. Playing host to the national championship for the first time since 1984, the event delivered everything expected and more. The roads […]

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