Rally News

Paddon and Gray dominate Rally of South Canterbury

Paddon and Gray dominate Rally of South Canterbury

Hyundai rally driver Hayden Paddon paid credit to the Paddon Rallysport crew after he and co-driver Samantha Gray dominated the Rally of South Canterbury with twelve wins on twelve special stages. The Hyundai i20 AP4 ran virtually faultlessly throughout the one-day rally on Saturday 22 June, enabling the pair to power to an outright rally win with a margin of …

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Puncture can’t prevent Hunt’s dominance

Puncture can't prevent Hunt's dominance

Ben Hunt continued his perfect Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship by winning Stadium Finance Rally South Canterbury on Saturday. The Subaru driver claimed his fourth successive NZRC win and is all but assured of winning a second championship when the series moves north to Coromandel in August. Hunt, and co-driver Tony Rawstorn, overcame a puncture early in …

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Campbell looks for podium return at Timaru

Campbell looks for podium return at Timaru

Tauranga’s Phil Campbell heads to the fourth round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship, the Stadium Finance Rally South Canterbury, looking to return to a podium position. Campbell started the season by placing The Roofing Store Ford Fiesta AP4 on the podium with a third place finished. Unfortunately he was forced to retire from the second …

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van Klink looks for more of the same at Timaru

van Klink looks for more of the same at Timaru

Christchurch’s Marcus van Klink is looking to take his fourth victory to continue his unbeaten run in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship at this weekend’s Stadium Finance South Canterbury Rally. This season has seen van Klink go from strength to strength in the Universal Plumbing Triple Rotor Mazda RX-8, including climbing as high as sixth overall …

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Timaru weather could provide biggest challenge so far for Gillies and Pilcher

Timaru weather could provide biggest challenge so far for Gillies and Pilcher

Weather could be the biggest challenge facing Andy Gillies and Nathan Pilcher as the duo aim to maintain their class lead in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship at this weekend’s South Canterbury Rally. The pair – who are in their first full season together in the ex-Chris Paddon Commercial Hire NZ Toyota Levin – lead Category …

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