Rally News

Gilmour focused on banking championship points at Whangarei

Gilmour focused on banking championship points at Whangarei

Emma Gilmour has her focus firmly on securing the top-three finish that eluded her on the final stage of the recent Drivesouth Rally of Otago, at this weekend’s two-day ENEOS International Rally of Whangarei. She and Australian co-driver Anthony Mcloughlin were cruelly robbed of a podium place in the Vantage Windows and Doors Suzuki Swift AP4 after a puncture on …

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Hayden Paddon confirmed for ENEOS International Rally of Whangarei

Hayden Paddon confirmed for ENEOS International Rally of Whangarei

World Rally Championship driver and three-time winner of the ENEOS International Rally of Whangarei, Hayden Paddon (Wanaka) will again challenge for outright victory at this year’s 4 – 6 May event. The opening round (of six) for the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC), Paddon will join the four international entrants vying for the winner’s trophy – that he lifted …

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Aussie champ Quinn to make NZRC debut

2017 Australian Rally Champion, Nathan Quinn, will make his debut in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship at the ENEOS International Rally Whangarei, to be held from 4-6 May.

2017 Australian Rally Champion, Nathan Quinn, will make his debut in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship at the ENEOS International Rally Whangarei, to be held from 4-6 May. The popular Australian rally personality from Coffs Harbour will drive a Ford Fiesta R5, prepared and run by Auckland based Neil Allport Motorsport at the Whangarei event. The rally …

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Sloan Cox heads to RX Academy camp in Finland

Sloan Cox heads to RX Academy camp in Finland

Rotorua’s Sloan Cox heads to Finland this week to join eleven other drivers at the RX Academy coaching camp, the first step in his goal of building an international career in rallycross. The 26-year-old two-time New Zealand Junior Rally Champion has stepped away from domestic competition, deciding to focus on rallycross, aka RX, which is a high-octane blend of rallying …

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Record breaking performance for Thomson at Otago

Record breaking performance for Thomson at Otago

Christchurch’s Dylan Thomson has made the perfect start to the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship, with a class win and stage record at Rally Otago. Thomson headed to the event looking to defend his Motorsport New Zealand two-wheel drive, Front-wheel drive and Junior championships from 2017. Also for the Otago event, Thomson wanted to beat the Kiwi …

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