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van Klink tops epic Whangarei battle

van Klink tops epic Whangarei battle

Christchurch’s Marcus van Klink has topped an intense two-wheel drive battle at the second round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship, the ENEOS International Rally of Whangarei. After his impressive victory at the opening round of the series, Rally Otago, van Klink expected a fiercer fight at Whangarei and that was exactly what he got, ending …

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Holder shows form at APRC event

Holder shows form at APRC event

Dave Holder and Jason Farmer have finished the International Rally of Whangarei, placing second behind former WRC driver, Hayden Paddon, in the Pacific Cup component of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship. It was the pairings second event driving the Greg Murphy owned Holden Barina AP4 supported by Allied Petroleum. However, after a disappointing start at Rally Otago with unfortunate mechanical …

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Sheehan extends lead at Whangarei

Sheehan extends lead at Whangarei

Queenstown’s Mike Sheehan has extended his class lead in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship after the second round, the ENEOS International Rally of Whangarei, held over the weekend. Having spectated the event last year, Sheehan was excited to compete on some of the most famous rallying roads in the world. In front of massive crowds, he …

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Hunt powers to second straight win

Hunt powers to second straight win

Ben Hunt and Tony Rawstorn have gone back-to-back in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship and opened up a healthy championship lead with victory at International Rally of Whangarei Sunday. The Hydraulink Subaru pair started the day in a tight battle with Stephen Barker but pulled away through the morning loop of stages south of Whangarei before …

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