Paddon dominates day one in Whangarei
Paddon held a lead of over three minutes 40 in his Hyundai New Zealand i20 AP4 and won all eight of the day’s stages at the 2022 International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group. Josh Marston (RDL Holden Barina) edged Ben Hunt (Skoda New Zealand Fabia R5) by just 0.2 › Read more
International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group welcomes fans
The government’s announcement on Wednesday confirming the removal of gathering limits on outdoor events means International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group will be able to run largely without restriction. Organisers have confirmed the popular Pohe Island Super Special stage in downtown Whangarei has been added to the schedule with › Read more
International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie to go ahead under Red Light setting
Organisers have confirmed the 2022 International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group will go ahead as planned in May assuming the country remains in Alert Level red or better under the COVID Protection Framework. The renowned event is set to take place May 13-15 this year and will be the › Read more
The International Rally of Whangarei has been confirmed for May 13-15 in 2022 and will once again serve as the second round of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship. Renowned for some of the best rally roads in the world, the International Rally of Whangarei has proven a hit with competitors and › Read more
Even a final stage puncture couldn’t prevent Hayden Paddon from winning the International Rally of Whangarei presented by Mark Cromie Motor Group on Sunday. The former WRC star cruised to victory by four minutes and nine seconds despite dropping three minutes on the final stage to change a puncture in his Hyundai NZ i20 AP4. › Read more
The country’s leading rally drivers descend on the roads of Northland this week for the International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group. Two years after they were last used, the highly cambered and challenging gravel roads north and south-west of the city will test New Zealand’s best drivers, after the › Read more
Four drivers have secured points at Winmax Otago Rally to go towards their Asia Pacific Rally Championship aspirations. Points are on offer at both the Winmax Otago Rally and International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group with the top three points-scorers from the combined rounds eligible to go to the › Read more
A total of nine different entries have been made for the Asia Pacific Rally Championship final at Coffs Harbour in Australia later this year. Points will be on offer at both the Winmax Otago Rally and International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group with the top three points-scorers from the › Read more
Paul and Vicki Christie of Ten4 Transport Engineering are delighted to be the new naming rights sponsor for the Ten4 Pohe Island Super Special Stage at this year’s International Rally of Whangarei, in conjunction with Mark Cromie Motor Group. Ten4 is Whangarei’s largest and most established Transport Engineering specialist and has a reputation for excellence › Read more
New Zealand’s leading rally drivers will battle it out at the opening two rounds of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship for three spots in the Asia Pacific Rally Championship final at Coffs Harbour. Points will be on offer at both the Otago Rally and International Rally of Whangarei brought to you › Read more

Rally of Whangarei

 
The FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) is one of the premier regional championships in world rallying and is contested by teams from New Zealand, Australia, China, Czech Republic, Japan, Malaysia, India, and New Caledonia running primarily Super2000, Group N, or production, rally cars.