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Motorsport: Hayden Paddon takes fourth at Rally Finland

Kiwi Hayden Paddon has secured a fourth place finish at Rally Finland as Estonia Ott Tanak claimed victory in the Toyota.Mads Ostberg rewarded Citroen's faith in the Norwegian to pick up second place while local driver Jari-Matti...

Motorsport: Kiwis roaring but motorsport can be bland

There's a couple of good events on this weekend with Kiwis at the forefront. Scott Dixon will be fired up to extend his 62-point lead at Mid-Ohio this weekend. He's looking damn good to pick up a fifth title with just five races left...

Motorsport: Hayden Paddon holds fourth at Rally Finland

New Zealand's Hayden Paddon holds fourth position after the first full day of Rally Finland and is the pick of the three factory Hyundai drivers.Estonian Ott Tanak leads the rally by 5.8s in his Toyota with Citroen's Mads Ostberg...

Motorsport: Once great F1 teams need to make change

The Formula One season continues the run of bizarre races with the latest, last weekend's dramatic German Grand Prix at Hockenheim, producing the unexpected and occasionally the farcical.Another stunning drive from Lewis Hamilton,...

Motorsport: Van Gisbergen turns tables on McLaughlin

Excellent pit strategy paved the way for Shane van Gisbergen to better rival and fellow New Zealander Scott McLaughlin in race 20 of the Supercars Championship in Ipswich yesterday.The result reversed their one-two finish in favour...

Motorsport: Max Verstappen in lap record in Hockenheim

Max Verstappen set a new lap record in leading the second practice for the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim yesterday.The 20-year-old Dutch driver clocked 1m 13.085s to eclipse veteran Kimi Raikkonen's time of 1m 13.78s from 2004."We...

Motorsport: Scott McLaughlin extends lead

Scott McLaughlin controlled the race from the front to record his seventh win of the Supercars season at Ipswich yesterday.The 25-year-old banked 150 points for the victory at Queensland Raceway to take his overall tally to 2183,...

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