Rally News

Dream runs continues at Timaru for van Klink

Dream runs continues at Timaru for van Klink

Christchurch’s Marcus van Klink has recorded his fourth win on the trot after another strong performance at the Stadium Finance South Canterbury Rally, the fourth round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship. Seeded 13th for the event, van Klink and cars around him were forced to start the opening stage through the Waimate forest prior to …

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Thomson moves up standings with career best result

Thomson moves up standings with career best result

Christchurch’s Dylan Thomson has moved into third place in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after round four, the Stadium Finance Rally South Canterbury, held over the weekend. In only his first season behind the wheel of a four-wheel drive car, Thomson and co-driver Amy Hudson showed another step up in speed on one of the fastest …

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Gillies and Pilcher beat the gremlins to maintain podium run

A little bit sideways. Andy Gilles and Nathan Pilcher overcame several issues to claim third in class in Timaru. Picture Euan Cameron.

Toyota Levin crew Andy Gillies and Nathan Pilcher survived their most challenging rally together so far in this year’s Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship to take another class podium result. A bizarre electrical glitch and a broken exhaust added to the already challenging conditions and roads of the South Canterbury Rally last weekend, but the dup came …

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Sheehan and Goldring gutted after freak failure at Timaru

Sheehan and Goldring gutted after freak failure at Timaru

Queenstown’s Mike Sheehan has left the fourth round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship, the Stadium Finance South Canterbury Rally, gutted after breaking his gear lever saw him ruled out of contention. Sheehan and co-driver Glenn Goldring came to the event confident in the knowledge that another strong finish would be a large step towards a …

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