Club Events

Strang dominates Rankleburn Rally

Strang dominates Rankleburn Rally

Top seed Carter Strang of Wallacetown dominated the Eastern Southland Car Club’s Rankleburn Rally in West Otago on Saturday. Strang and co-driver Stewart Robbie in their Mitsubishi Lancer EVO 6 won all four Special Stages in the event, extending their lead throughout to finally end the rally 1 minute 27.5 seconds ahead of runners-up Tony Gosling of Christchurch/Malcom Read in …

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Wairarapa hosts MotorSport NZ ClubSport Championship

Wairarapa hosts MotorSport NZ ClubSport Championship

The Wairarapa Car Club is hosting MotorSport New Zealand’s ClubSport Championship over the weekend of 16 and 17 March. The NZ ClubSport Championship incorporates three very popular grassroots motorsport disciplines which form the basis of many New Zealand motorsport club events: Motorkhana – an entry level event, run on a grass or sealed surface, where a competitor navigates their car …

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Graves grabs another

Gore driver Andrew Graves, in his Mitsubishi EVO 3, continued his phenomenal run of success when he won the 2018 Rankleburn Rally in West Otago on Saturday. Graves completed the event, which he also won in 2012 and 2014, with a 28 second margin over Job Quantock of Ohoka in a Skoda Fabia AP4 with Oamaru driver Scott Simpson (Volkswagen …

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Top driver for Rankleburn Rally

Top driver for Rankleburn Rally

One of New Zealand’s top rally aces, Josh Marston of Christchurch, has entered the Eastern Southland Car Club’s Rankleburn Rally in West Otago on Saturday 6 October. Marston, currently third in the NZ Rally Championship driver standings with one round remaining, will bring his Holden Barina AP4 to the event which is supported by MLT / Heartland Hotels /Ernslaw One …

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