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International Rally of Whangarei forced to postpone 2020 event

International Rally of Whangarei forced to postpone 2020 event

The scheduled 8-10 May running of the International Rally of Whangarei, the third round of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) has been forced to postpone. A statement on Thursday 19 March by MotorSport New Zealand to suspend the necessary permit to run the event has forced the postponement. The event falls inside the two-month period of suspended activity …

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Holder shows form at APRC event

Holder shows form at APRC event

Dave Holder and Jason Farmer have finished the International Rally of Whangarei, placing second behind former WRC driver, Hayden Paddon, in the Pacific Cup component of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship. It was the pairings second event driving the Greg Murphy owned Holden Barina AP4 supported by Allied Petroleum. However, after a disappointing start at Rally Otago with unfortunate mechanical …

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Paddon tick boxes at Whangarei Rally

Paddon tick boxes at Whangarei Rally

Hayden Paddon has ticked off his key goals at the 3-5 May running of the International Rally of Whangarei – the outright rally win, maximum points towards the Pacific Cup component of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship, and new stage records on more than 80% of the rally’s special stages. With new co-driver Samantha Gray calling the pace notes …

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