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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.
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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Jun 0
Jun 0

Rally New Zealand Co-Driver Academy seeks applications for class of 2018

Rally of New Zealand are proud to announce the highly successful Rally New Zealand Co-Drivers Academy will return for a second running in 2018. The academy, which is aimed at developing Kiwi co-driving talent, will take on six co-drivers and will be held in Auckland on August 3-5. As in 2017, Rally New Zealand have […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Paddon tames ice and speed for Stadium Finance Rally South Canterbury win

WRC star Paddon, who grew up in nearby Geraldine and learned to drive on these rural roads, won 10 of the 11 extremely fast stages to earn his third win from three starts at home in New Zealand and extend his lead in the championship alongside long-time co-driver John Kennard. Force Motorsport boss and current […]

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