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Star line-up of Drivers in EnergyWise Rally

Thursday, 2 November 2006, 1:08 pm | Energywise Rally

A number of motorsport champions, record-holders and key transport decision-makers will put their driving skills to a different kind of test in the 2006 AA EnergyWise Rally, which starts in Auckland on Monday morning. More >>

AA EnergyWise Rally takes to the road next week

Tuesday, 31 October 2006, 10:46 am | Energywise Rally

The 2006 AA EnergyWise Rally kicks off next week and will cover more than 1600kms of challenging North Island roads over a four day period. Starting next Monday November 6, New Zealand’s only car rally to promote fuel efficiency and environmental friendliness ... More >>

Huge Increase in Diesel Vehicles Entered in Rally

Tuesday, 10 October 2006, 11:28 am | Energywise Rally

Media Release: 10 October 2006 Huge Increase in Diesel Vehicles Entered in 2006 AA EnergyWise Rally Next month’s AA EnergyWise Rally - New Zealand’s only car rally to promote fuel efficiency and environmental friendliness – has seen a significant ... More >>

Toyota takes overall honours in EnergyWise Rally

Monday, 8 November 2004, 12:38 am | Energywise Rally

The Toyota Prius hybrid of Chris Amon and Sarah Burke has taken outright victory in EnergyWise Rally 2004 with the remarkable fuel consumption figure of 4.02L / 100km (70.3 mpg). Second place overall was a dead heat between the similar car of Brian ... More >>

Photo finish likely in EnergyWise Rally 2004

Saturday, 6 November 2004, 3:57 pm | Energywise Rally

With one day to go, EnergyWise Rally 2004 is looking set for a photo finish, not only for the overall win, but for the class placings and Drivers’ Award category as well. More >>

Hybrids show their mettle in EnergyWise Rally 2004

Thursday, 4 November 2004, 2:37 pm | Energywise Rally

The Toyota Prius Hybrid of Chris Amon and Sarah Burke is the overall leader of EnergyWise Rally 2004 after the first two days of intense competition over the backblocks of the North Island. More >>

Mayor Hubbard to flag the cars away

Thursday, 28 October 2004, 5:37 pm | Energywise Rally

One of new Auckland Mayor Dick Hubbard’s first official duties will be to welcome the EnergyWise Rally contestants to the event and flag the cars away on the first leg of their four-day journey around the North Island. Mayor Hubbard’s participation ... More >>

Honda boosts entry to 12 cars

Tuesday, 26 October 2004, 2:24 pm | Energywise Rally

Honda has entered no fewer than 12 cars in EnergyWise Rally 2004, with at least one example of every volume-selling model in their range. More >>

Mercedes-Benz mounts a double challenge

Monday, 11 October 2004, 5:25 pm | Energywise Rally

Two very different Mercedes-Benz vehicles will be competing for class wins in the 2004 EnergyWise Rally. More >>

Another motorsport ace joins environmental race

Tuesday, 5 October 2004, 1:02 pm | Energywise Rally

Energywise Rally 2004 is attracting a number of competitors who’ve made their name on the international and local motor racing circuits and rally stages. Latest to join the battle to see who can tune their driving style to a very different discipline ... More >>

Mazda joins the event

Tuesday, 28 September 2004, 11:04 am | Energywise Rally

Mazda New Zealand has joined the growing list of local new car distributors participating in EnergyWise Rally 2004, with the entry of a Mazda6 Sporthatch Limited, to be driven by publishing and motorsport media identity Gavin Shaw. More >>

Ford rises to the EnergyWise challenge

Wednesday, 15 September 2004, 9:56 am | Energywise Rally

Ford New Zealand has responded to the EnergyWise 2004 challenge by entering two cars which have just been announced as class winners in the 2004 National Business Review Car of the Year Awards. More >>

Mitsubishi joins the fray

Monday, 6 September 2004, 10:04 am | Energywise Rally

Another of New Zealand’s leading new vehicle distributors has entered EnergyWise Rally 2004, an event which is designed to highlight the impressive fuel efficiency and environmental friendliness of today’s new cars. More >>

Toyota takes up the challenge

Monday, 6 September 2004, 10:03 am | Energywise Rally

Toyota New Zealand has lodged a four-car entry in the 2004 EnergyWise Rally, using the same team of drivers that performed so creditably in the 2002 event. This time however, the market leader is going for nothing less than outright victory, chasing ... More >>

TV personality driving in Energywise Rally

Thursday, 26 August 2004, 2:09 pm | Energywise Rally

Three-time New Zealand Rally Champion Joe McAndrew, who led a trio of Honda Integra Type Rs to victory in the 2004 London-Sydney Marathon, will be driving another Integra Type R in November, but with a completely different objective in mind. McAndrew will ... More >>




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