Takayama Wins 2015 Asia Cup

Takayama Wins 2015 Asia Cup

25 November 2015

At close of entries for India Rally the final round of the FIA Asia Cup, no APRC competitors had entered the event therefore the Asia Cup winner for 2015 is current points leader Japanese driver Hitoshi Takayama and co-driver Hideki Takeyabu. The only registered driver that could have challenged Takayama for the Asia Cup is… read more

International Rally of Whangarei turning 10

International Rally of Whangarei turning 10

6 November 2015

World class rallying will return to Northland, New Zealand in 2016 with the 10th annual running of the International Rally of Whangarei to be held from Friday 29th April to Sunday 1st May 2016. The event will again play host to the opening round of the 2016 FIA Asia Pacific Rally championship, the six round… read more

Queensland ‘Reboots’ for 2016

Queensland ‘Reboots’ for 2016

6 November 2015

The 2016 International Rally of Queensland will go ahead next June with a new promoter, following the withdrawal of former promoter Brisbane Sporting Car Club. A new organising committee chaired by well-known rally official Wayne Kenny will start work immediately on the event, scheduled to host rounds of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship and… read more

Tidemand and Team MRF Dominate China Rally

Tidemand and Team MRF Dominate China Rally

4 November 2015

One of the world’s fastest young rally drivers, Pontus Tidemand, has driven his Team MRF Skoda Fabia R5 to a dominant victory in the final round of the Asia-Pacific Rally Championship (APRC), the China Rally Longyou. Debuting the Fabia R5 in one of Skoda’s strongest markets, the 24-year old Swedish star won all 13 stages… read more

Five For Tidemand at China Rally

Five For Tidemand at China Rally

2 November 2015

Given the atrocious conditions Pontus Tidemand couldn’t exactly cruise to victory, but after team-mate Gaurav Gill crashed out early on Day 1, the event was a lot easier for the Swedish driver. Debuting the new MRF Skoda Fabia R5 and his first time in China, Tidemand and co-driver Emil Axelsson drove to victory in their… read more