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COFFS WELCOMES THE AORC

2013-09-14T15:32:10+00:00 September 14, 2013|

LATEST OFF ROAD NEWS HERE (http://www.aorc.com.au/coffs-harbour/) (13/9/2013) COFFS HARBOUR - Coates Hire Rally Australia has welcomed the Australian Off Road Championship to its star studded line up of motorsport. Ten of Australia’s leading teams took take part in the ARMOR ALL Super Special Stage at Brelsford Park in the heart of Coffs Harbour to launch [...]

CITROEN RECRUIT MEEKE TOPS QUALIFYING

2013-09-12T17:23:05+00:00 September 12, 2013|

(Event Release, 12/09/2013)  FRENCHMAN Sébastien Ogier has made his intentions clear on the qualifying stage for the FIA World Rally Championship round on the NSW Coffs Coast. The Volkswagen Motorsport driver was second fastest on the short qualifying stage for Coates Hire Rally Australia, the crucial tenth round,which could see him lock up the 2013 [...]

BENTLEY TAKES SECOND FINKE DESERT TITLE

2013-06-12T16:46:16+00:00 June 12, 2013|

SOUTH Australian driver Hayden Bentley won the Tatts Finke Desert Race, round two of the 2013 Australian Off Road Championship, on the June Queen’s Birthday weekend.   He crossed the finish line in Alice Springs in an overall time of 3 hours 42min 38 sec to take his second “King of the Desert” title. Bentley [...]

VIRUS BLUNTS LEADER’S BID FOR WRC HAT-TRICK IN PORTUGAL

2013-04-12T12:21:57+00:00 April 12, 2013|

THE 2013 FIA World Rally Championship stages its fourth round in Portugal this weekend and against expectations that the new Volkswagen team could dominate again a lingering illness clouds the prospects of its star driver Sebastien Ogier taking a third straight win. After a five-week break, the action resumes in the Algarve region at Vodafone [...]

RALLY AUSTRALIA TAKES ACTION OFF-TRACK AT TOP GEAR FESTIVAL

2013-03-06T14:23:51+00:00 March 6, 2013|

THERE will be plenty of off-track high-speed action when Coates Hire Rally Australia brings a taste of the FIA World Rally Championship to the Top Gear Festival at Sydney Motorsport Park this weekend. Australia’s round of the WRC, scheduled for 12-15 September on the New South Wales Coffs Coast, will give fans a chance to [...]

COATES HIRE IS 2013 RALLY AUSTRALIA TITLE SPONSOR

2013-02-27T14:12:47+00:00 February 27, 2013|

EQUIPMENT hire company Coates Hire will be the naming sponsor of Australia’s round of the 2013 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), now to be known as Coates Hire Rally Australia. The sponsorship by Australia’s biggest hire company was announced by Rally Australia Event Manager David Catchpole during the inaugural Australian Rally Hall of Fame dinner [...]

RALLY COURSE INSPECTION CANCELLED AFTER NSW RAIN

2013-02-26T14:23:06+00:00 February 26, 2013|

THE consequences of heavy rain in recent days over the Coffs Coast region of New South Wales have led Rally Australia organisers to cancel a planned course inspection by an international driver. Young Welsh star Elfyn Evans, the defending FIA World Rally Championship Academy winner, was to have visited the coast from next Monday to [...]

WORLD RALLY HUB ROLLS INTO COFFS HARBOUR CBD

2013-02-22T14:27:34+00:00 February 22, 2013|

RALLY Australia is to locate its hub for the FIA World Rally Championship near the centre of Coffs Harbour, delivering fans an exciting, up-close experience when the world’s fastest drivers and cars visit next September. A new Super Special Stage using a velodrome in Brelsford Park for match races over three nights will be the [...]

BRITISH WRC DRIVER VISIT TO ADVISE ON RALLY AUSTRALIA COURSE

2013-02-12T14:11:14+00:00 February 12, 2013|

(Attn editor: Copyright-free hi-res photos are attached. For access to additional WRC team images, see instructions at the end of this release.) RALLY Australia will host a flying visit by star British driver Elfyn Evans to help finalise the course for the FIA World Rally Championship round on the New South Wales Coffs Coast next [...]