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
Tickets to the 2021 International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group go on sale from Monday and rally-starved fans of the north can finally get their fix. With the 2020 season abandoned due to COVID-19 it has been almost two years since the last time the New Zealand Rally Championship › Read more
Major Driver Announcement: Hayden Paddon
Hayden Paddon has confirmed his entry into the 2021 International Rally of Whangarei brought to you by Mark Cromie Motor Group. The 2019 event champion is hoping to repeat his success from two years ago at Whangarei, and is also looking for a spot in the 2021 Asia Pacific Rally Championship Final in Coffs Harbour, › Read more
International Rally of Whangarei cancelled for 2020
Facing continual border uncertainty at being able to run an international event for 2020, organisers Rally New Zealand have opted to cancel this year’s International Rally of Whangarei. Originally scheduled to run 8 – 10 May as a combined FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) and Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship (NZRC) › Read more
Digital APRC launches online International Rally of Whangarei
Rally fans will get to both contest and follow this weekend’s 8-10 May 2020 launch of the Digital Asia Pacific Rally Competition from the safety of their home. An interim fill for what would have been the second round of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship, the online International Rally of Whangarei can be contested › Read more
2020 International Rally of Whangarei still poised to run
A glimmer of hope remains to run the International Rally of Whangarei in 2020, despite having to postpone it’s originally scheduled 8 – 10 May date. A qualifying round for the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC), the event was scheduled to host several international competitors. While a new date is yet to be considered, › 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.