The New Zealand Rally Championship is this country’s premier nationwide rally championship and, as such, attracts New Zealand’s best drivers to compete in numerous categories for the prestigious MotorSport New Zealand-sanctioned rally championship titles.

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From the Service Park – Lockdown special

The last few weeks have been tough with no rallies and not being allowed out. That hasn't stopped the crew from hunting out the good oil in the world of NZRC. All is not lost While there will be no Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship in 2020 there is much work being

No 2020 New Zealand Rally Championship

The 2020 Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship has been cancelled with MotorSport New Zealand and the championship promoters opting to future-proof the sport in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic. The first two rounds of the championship at Otago and Whangarei were already postponed because of the virus and the government-imposed isolation rules while

NZRC’s Greatest – the top 25 drivers in history

We count down the 25 greatest drivers in the history of the New Zealand Rally Championship as decided by the Grey Roots group. NZRC’s greatest – number 25 – Matt Summerfield One of our current NZRC stars – Matt Summerfield has the potential to make his way further up this list over the next decade

Rally Otago | Virtual Rally by the Grey Roots Group

Source | Grey Roots Group Facebook page. This review is not real and any characters or actions depicted in this release are FICTIONAL only. The Roots Group has had some uncanny success predicting the outcome of previous NZRC rounds, and we applaud Otago's efforts of keeping our interest up with updates from their 'phantom' rally.

Youngsters announce themselves at hill climb

Two Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship young guns caught the eye of punters at the Ben Nevis Station Golden 1200 near Cromwell over the weekend. Job Quantock and Robbie Stokes showed impressive speed at times during the 2019 championship but underlined their status as potential future NZRC champions with some serious speed

WRC star Meeke confirmed for Whangarei

Former WRC winner Kris Meeke will head to New Zealand for the first time this year to tackle the International Rally of Whangarei in May. The Northern Irishman will compete on the iconic New Zealand roads made famous during the days the World Rally Championship was an annual visitor through the late 1990s and early

From the Service Park – 2020 pre-season edition

With the 2020 season almost upon us the NZRC team take a look at the latest whisperings from around the traps. Young in an AP4 car Kiwi Mike Young looks likely test himself against the best of his compatriots in the same machinery when he makes a rare start in the Brian Green Property Group

From the Service Park – Christmas special

‘Twas a fortnight before Christmas and all the through the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship there where tiny whisperings that our ears have picked up on. Hudson swap the first of many Jared Hudson’s move to partner Phil Campbell next year is the first of what appears to be many co-driver swaps

Hudson to partner Campbell in 2020

Promising young co-driver Jared Hudson will partner Ford Fiesta AP4 driver Phil Campbell in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship in 2020. Jared, the youngest member of the Hudson co-driving clan, will replace Mal Peden, who will be co-driving elsewhere next season. The 15-year-old spent the past couple of seasons with David

2020 Brian Green Property Group NZRC calendar confirmed

A five-round Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship awaits competitors in 2020 with three international events, a new rally and the return of WRC Rally New Zealand. Championship organisers have today confirmed a five-round calendar that begins with the traditional season-opening Otago Rally, heading north to International Rally of Whangarei, stopping at Rally

       

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ABOUT THE NZRC

 
The New Zealand Rally Championship is this country’s premier nationwide rally championship. It attracts New Zealand’s best drivers to compete in numerous categories for the prestigious MotorSport New Zealand-sanctioned rally championship titles. In 2019, there are six NZRC rounds, each with a unique character reflecting the diverse regions – from Northland to Otago.

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