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Thomson secures junior title at Coromandel

Thomson secures junior title at Coromandel

Christchurch’s Dylan Thomson has secured his third consecutive junior championship and tightened his strangle-hold on third place in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after another top five result at the Dayle ITM Goldrush Rally Coromandel. Thomson headed to the event looking to secure his championship position and also look to learn the effect of set-up changes …

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Sheehan takes championship control at Coromandel

Sheehan takes championship control at Coromandel

Queenstown’s Mike Sheehan has one hand on the championship trophy in the front-wheel drive class of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after a maximum score at the Dayle ITM Goldrush Rally Coromandel held over the weekend. Having seen his lead reduced to nothing at the previous rounds, Sheehan knew he needed to increase his pace and …

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Photos now available

Photo sales now available from this site

There is now a new online gallery where you can look through the photos from each event.  Once in the gallery of the rally you want to look at, you can search by car number or driver name, or you can just browse all images. Low Resolution Images Due to the high number of images that have been taken and …

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Paddon Rallysport Group develops world-first electric rally car with Hyundai New Zealand

Paddon Rallysport Group develops world-first electric rally car with Hyundai New Zealand

The multi-championship winning rally team, Paddon Rallysport, has revealed they are undertaking a ground-breaking new project – the design, development and construction of the world’s first electric rally car that will be capable of running full length rallies. Headed by New Zealand’s most successful rally driver, Hayden Paddon, the Hyundai Kona EV rally car project is being undertaken at Paddon …

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Hunt victorious in Coromandel to seal title

Hunt victorious in Coromandel to seal title

Ben Hunt claimed his fifth straight rally win and his second Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship by winning Dayle ITM Goldrush Rally of Coromandel on Saturday. The Subaru driver made it five wins from five starts in 2019 with another commanding performance alongside co-driver Tony Rawstorn – the pair claiming victory by 2.5 seconds. They nearly ran …

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Hunt on the cusp at Coromandel

Hunt on the cusp at Coromandel

Subaru driver Ben Hunt needs only to finish ninth in this weekend’s Dayle ITM Goldrush Rally of Coromandel to wrap up a second career title. The Auckland-based Hunt holds a 46-point lead over Josh Marston and has two bites at the cherry to claim the 2019 Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship with the season-ending Waitomo Rally in …

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