Look back in history Sunday: Mason leads rally championship (2008)

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This week we head back to 2008 and the opening round of the national NZ rally championship. Here Lance Hastie…

Life lesson learned from Hanmer tragedy

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There’s a sombre mood in New Zealand motorsport this week after the tragic death of respected photographer, Kevin Corin, at…

The myth of life

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In life, death is certain. It can unexpectedly tap us on the shoulder or take our hand at the most…

Is there merit in a Trans-Tasman rally competition?

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The NZHerald reports: Drivers want a trans-Tasman rally championship   It quotes Hayden Paddon in his support of the idea:…

Plug and play – Is this rallying’s future?

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Spectating at a rally is an experience that attacks the senses, bringing to life the speed, sound and excitement of…

Is Paddon still ticking all the boxes?

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Things couldn’t have gone much better for Hayden Paddon at last weekend’s Rally Coromandel, with the local WRC star winning…

Taking a machete to a gun fight …. or not!

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Hayden Paddon will more than likely win this weekend’s Coromandel Rally by minutes, rather than seconds, but his total domination…

Is reliability the unspoken factor that is determining our national rally championship?’

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There are two reasons why Hayden Paddon is currently leading the NZ Rally Championship (NZRC) heading to the fifth round…

Porsche likely to compete with new Cayman GT4 Clubsport

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François Delecour never won a World Rally Championship but gained a reputation as a very quick driver. His first factory…

Catlins Coast Rally is a problem for North Islanders

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Tomorrow’s Catlins Coast Rally presents a problem for North Island Rally drivers. They have never won it! Since the first…