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  • Mayor’s rally ride ‘far more fun’ than expected

    Dunedin Mayor Aaron Hawkins will no doubt be feeling a little more comfortable sitting in his reclining, swivelling office chair this morning — far safer than the one he sat in on Saturday when he rode with Kiwi rally star Hayden Paddon at t

  • Paddon dominant in claiming eighth title

    Two punctures were not enough to prevent former WRC driver Hayden Paddon from upping his Otago Rally trophy tally to eight yesterday. Looking at the final winning margin in the New Zealand Rally Championship, it is hard to imagine that Padd

  • She speeds

    Five female drivers are entered in this weekend’s Otago Rally, meaning the 2021 event has one of the highest numbers of women behind the wheel ever, according to chairman Norman Oakley. The long-time competitors are hometown girl Emma Gilm

  • Love affair with rally leads to ... just plain love affair

    John Spencer’s story is as old as time. You know the one. Boy meets girl. Boy and girl fall in love. Everyone lives happily ever after. And so it was for Spencer.