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Thanks also to our partners: Volt Media, APSM.TV, Geoff Ridder Photography, Rally New Zealand & the organising clubs.

News & Media From The NZRC

NZRC calendar for 2024 confirmed

The Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship has confirmed a six-round 2024 calendar that will see the first half of the season take place in the South Island and second half in the North. Championship organisers have also confirmed the addition of the Southern Lights Rally, to be based in Invercargill and using

From the Service Park – Rally Bay of Plenty

We hope everyone enjoyed Battery Town Rally Bay of Plenty over the weekend and have enjoyed the 2023 season as a whole. With Dylan Turner and Jack Hawkeswood not competing over the weekend, we are a little light on material this time but there were still plenty of things to look at. SVG is a

Paddon holds off SVG for BOP win, seventh title

Hayden Paddon has won Battery Town Rally Bay of Plenty to secure an unprecedented seventh national title in the process, edging Supercars star Shane van Gisbergen by 29.6 seconds. Paddon was battling Raana Horan for the Brian Green Property Group 2023 championship, but an early Horan mishap saw any chance of an upset evaporate. It

Paddon, Horan in shoot-out for 2023 title

Hayden Paddon will chase his seventh national championship while Raana Horan is poised to pick up the spoils if the WRC rally winner has any problems this weekend in the Bay of Plenty. Paddon holds a commanding 14-point lead in the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship and needs only to finish the

2024 Season | New Zealand's best gravel roads, front top to bottom!

The countdown to the first round of the 2024 season…

RD1 | Central Machine Hire Otago Rally

12 April - 14 April 2024 | Dunedin

RD2 | South Canterbury Hydraulics Rally South Canterbury

11 May 2024 | Timaru

RD3 | Southern Lights Rally

22 June 2024 | Invercargill

RD4 | Daybreaker Rally

14 September 2024 | Fielding / Palmerston North

RD5 | Battery Town Rally Bay of Plenty

05 October 2024 | Tauranga

RD6 | International Rally of Whangarei

08 - 10 November 2024 | Whangarei



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 2024, there are six NZRC rounds, each with a unique character reflecting the diverse regions – from Northland to Invercargill