Competitor Update – 13 March 2018

International Rally of Whangarei

  • Supplementary Regulations and entry forms are now available online at
  • Rally Whangarei entries close on Monday 16 April.
  • Once again the rally HQ and Service Park will be located at Toll Stadium.
  • As in previous years teams will again have access to the Northtec workshop facility for pre-event preparation. Please contact me, or the organisers, if you require further information.
  • Teams should arrange for their containers to be arriving Auckland port no later than Sunday 22 April. Wednesday 25 April is a public holiday in New Zealand
  • MPI quarantine inspections are scheduled to take place on Thursday 26 April and Friday 27 April.
  • Team containers are scheduled to be delivered to Northtec workshop on Saturday 28 April.
  • Final details will be confirmed closer to the time.

APRC Registration

Please note that early APRC registration, at a reduced registration fee, closes on Friday 16 March (end of this week). Please contact me directly if you have any questions about the new registration process.

National Capital Rally – Canberra

  • Rally Guide 1 is scheduled to be available this week. Please continue to check the event website for further information.
  • As in 2017, the event will be based on the forestry roads around Canberra. It will be cold, so be prepared with plenty of warm clothing!

R5 Car available for hire for APRC

There is an R5 car that could available for hire/lease/arrive and drive for some APRC rallies. If you are interested in this, please contact me directly and I will put you in contact with the team owners.

European tarmac rallies

I have had contact from a European team who specializes in providing arrive and drive packages for tarmac rallies in Europe, primarily in Italy. If you are interested to know more about this opportunity, please contact me directly and I will put you in contact with the team.

If you require any further information or advice on any of the above, please contact me directly. I look forward to working with you in 2018

Murray Brown
APRC Coordinator
+63 908 310 5888