He has done it again, but this time Mosgiel's Chris Hey really had to work for his fastest two-wheel-drive competitor title at the Ashley Forest Rallysprint, in what was his eighth consecutive victory.
The 2016 Otago Rally has sacrificed its date and will now be held from April 8-10 as the first round of the New Zealand Rally Championship (NZRC), which brings pluses and minuses for the organising team.
Given their intense rivalry in the marketplace, it came as no surprise when Ford responded to Toyota's recent unveiling of the next Hilux by revealing its updated Ranger at National Fieldays. Richard Bosselman reports.
For keen off-road motorbike riders, trail rides are the ideal way to see countryside usually ridden only by farmers and their shepherds. Catherine Pattison talks to the organiser of an up-coming event to see what goes on behind the scenes and finds out what is boosting the popularity of trail rides.