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Finely-judged third for Paddon in Turkey

Finely-judged third for Paddon in Turkey

Kiwi rally driver Hayden Paddon has secured his first podium finish of the 2018 World Rally Championship season in Turkey. With his British co-driver Seb Marshall, Paddon stuck to their plan of being consistently fast and clean to finish Rally Turkey with a strong result for Hyundai Motorsport and bring home his seventh WRC career podium finish. The 13-16 September …

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Cox amped to defend Ashley Forest title

Cox amped to defend Ashley Forest title

Sloan Cox is going all out to defend his Ashley Forest Rallysprint title over the weekend of 22 and 23 September. The Ratec Motorsport Club-run event has gained a mighty following over the years and this year’s battle between Cox as the 2017 winner, Kiwi WRC driver Hayden Paddon and Scottish rally star Alister McRae is set to be one …

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Holder and Farmer ready for Turkish challenge

Holder and Farmer ready for Turkish challenge

New Zealanders Dave Holder and Jason Farmer line up for their final FIA Junior World Rally Championship event of the season with this week’s Rally Turkey promising the challenges of rough gravel stages and high in-car temperatures. The 13-19 September running of Rally Turkey marks its first appearance on the WRC calendar since 2010 and yet another brand-new event for …

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New Turkish challenge for Paddon and Marshall

New Turkish challenge for Paddon and Marshall

Kiwi rally driver Hayden Paddon and his British co-driver Seb Marshall are feeling relaxed and focused as they join fellow World Rally Championship competitors for their first run at Rally Turkey this week. The Turkish rally returns to the FIA World Rally Championship for the first time since 2010, running for the first time in the Marmaris/Mugla region in south-west …

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Tragedy strikes at Hanmer Rally

Tragedy strikes at Hanmer Rally

It is with great sadness that Kevin Corin was named overnight as the photographer who tragically lost his life following a freak accident yesterday at the Hanmer Rally. Kevin has been a supplier of images for this website and the magazine for several years now, and he had endless enthusiasm for the sport. Our thoughts are with his family at …

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September’s Magazine is now available

A Little Bit Sideways Issue 7

September’s magazine is now available to purchase via the online store HERE Subscriber copies have all been mailed out. Just check out some of the cool articles in this edition: NZRC event reports from Rally Canterbury and South Canterbury Our Flying Kiwi Women (part one) Paddon’s Post JWRC report from Dave Holder NZRC Livestream Just where does the magazine go …

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