Rally News

Disappointment for Cox at Hawkes Bay

For Rotorua’s Sloan Cox, the weekend’s Rally Hawkes Bay delivered so much promise but was over before it really began after a loose hose clip led to a blown head gasket and retirement. Cox came into the event with a rich vein of form, having narrowly missed out on an event win in the opening round of the Rally Xtreme series, Rally Maramarua, before …

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Storming run in Hawkes Bay for Campbell

A storming run from Phil Campbell has seen him take away a stunning top-ten finish and first two-wheel drive in the second round of the Rally Xtreme series, Rally Hawkes Bay, over the weekend. Driving the Letts Construction Ford Fiesta R2, Campbell faced highly experienced rivals driving more powerful cars in the battle to claim the top two-wheel drive honours. …

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International Rally of Whangarei

Last weekend Paul and I went to photograph the 2013 International Rally of Whangarei in association with Brian Green properties. The weather forecast didn’t look good so we packed and prepared for a wet few days. During the last event at Wade Road, my equipment had been soaked through to the point the lens stopped working. I knew I had …

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Holder’s Fiesta takes flight at APRC

Holder Brothers Racing Media statement 22nd May 2013 HOLDER’S FIESTA TAKES FLIGHT AT APRC Round two of the NZRC, and Holder Brothers Racing’s international debut at the rally of Whangarei, proved challenging for the team. With Dave Holder, and co-driver Josh Theobald, looking settled and fast in the Stella Pumps & Stadium Finance Fiesta, they had a fourteen second lead …

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So close yet so far for Cox at Whangarei

Only a stumble at the final hurdle prevented Rotorua rally driver Sloan Cox from a fantastic podium finish at the International Rally of Whangarei over the weekend. New regulations in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship meant Cox was unsure where he would sit on the results board with the Taslo Engineering Mitsubishi Evo 10, but was …

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Good run continues at Whangarei for Campbell

Phil Campbell’s strong start to the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship has continued with a strong and close fought second place in round two, the International Rally of Whangarei. For Campbell and co-driver Venita Fabbro, there was plenty to fight for with not only NZRC points, but also the ability to compete against some of the best …

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