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Paddon Rallysport and TCR

Paddon Rallysport and TCR

At the official opening of the Paddon Rallysport Group headquarters in Cromwell on 5 April 2019, Hayden Paddon announced that Paddon Rallysport is bringing in a Hyundai TCR car. The i30N TCR car is due to land in New Zealand in May and will be used by Paddon at his base at Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell, New Zealand for …

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Derek Ayson to compete in the Pirelli International Rally, UK

Derek Ayson to drive in the Pirelli International Rally

The lure of the Pirelli International Rally and the opportunity to drive the legendary Kielder Forest stages has persuaded two times Derek Ayson to travel the 12,000 miles to Cumbria and join a host of the UK’s top rally stars for the Carlisle based event on April 27th 2019. Although vastly experienced, Derek has won several major rallies including the …

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Gilmour to debut rebuilt Suzuki at the Rally of Otago

Gilmour to debut rebuilt Suzuki at the Rally of Otago

Next weekend Dunedin rally driver Emma Gilmour will start the 2019 Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship (NZRC) at the Drivesouth Rally of Otago with a fully-refurbished Vantage Windows and Doors Suzuki Swift AP4. With Suzuki New Zealand’s support, the six-season old rally car nicknamed MMMMMs, has had an extreme make-over – being stripped to a bare shell …

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Barker Returns To Chase A New Title

Hamilton’s Stephen Barker is set to return to the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after a lengthy spell from the scene.

Hamilton’s Stephen Barker is set to return to the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after a lengthy spell from the scene. Barker’s successful season in 2010 piloting the Rally New Zealand Rising Stars Ford Fiesta, lead him to New Zealand 2wd Championship and Fiesta International Shootout wins. Giving him the opportunity to work with the M-Sport Ford …

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Hyundai NZ extends partnership with Paddon and confirms 2019 calendar

Hyundai NZ extends partnership with Paddon and confirms 2019 calendar

Kiwi rally star Hayden Paddon has confirmed a new contract with Hyundai New Zealand, with the New Zealand-owned company increasing their support of both Paddon personally and Paddon Rallysport as they undertake a swathe of new projects. Paddon will continue to represent the Hyundai brand with all his and the team’s motorsport endeavours, as he dives into some exciting and …

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