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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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Rally New Zealand reflects on successful academies

The opening two rounds of both the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship (NZRC) and FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship Pacific Cup powered by Wurth (APRC) have highlighted the success of both current and former Rally New Zealand development initiatives. New Zealand Motorsport has a proud history of competitor development including New Zealand […]

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May 0
May 0

Hunt powers to second straight win

  Ben Hunt and Tony Rawstorn have gone back-to-back in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship and opened up a healthy championship lead with victory at International Rally of Whangarei Sunday. The Hydraulink Subaru pair started the day in a tight battle with Stephen Barker but pulled away through the morning loop […]

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May 0
May 0

Kiwi stars to chase YouTube sensation in Whangarei

Leading Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship combatants will test themselves against former WRC star and YouTube sensation Ken Block at this weekend’s International Rally of Whangarei. American Block will contest the two-day event in his Hoonigan Racing Ford Escort Cosworth having previously won the rally back in 2015. He is no stranger […]

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Mar 0
Mar 0

Omega Rental Cars supporting Rally New Zealand

Recognised as one of the largest and most trusted independent rental car companies in New Zealand, Omega Rental Cars has always had a connection to motorsport. Owners Andrew Brown & Simon Sceats first formed the company in 1993 after purchasing what was then a very small rental car business from Scott Dixon’s father, who needed […]

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Feb 0
Feb 0

Rally New Zealand announces co-driver academy class of 2019

Rally New Zealand are proud to announce the six co-drivers who have been selected to participate in the 2019 Rally New Zealand Co-driver Academy, to be held in Auckland on April 5-7. This year the Academy is being run pre season to allow entrants to apply their knowledge for a full season. 2019 marks the […]

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Jan 1
Jan 1

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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