Timaru’s Darren Galbraith/James Bracefield (Mitsubishi Evo 6) have won the 2016 Stadium Finance/REPCO Westland Rally for the second year running from Rangiora’s Matt Summerfield/Nicole Summerfield (Subaru WRX) with Deane Buist/Karl Celeste (Ford Escort) third. Held in wet and often slippery conditions, the rally threw up a number of challenges for the 57 entries, with only 39 making the finish line.
It was a consistent and solid performance from the #39 Vauxhall Chevette driven by ex V8 Supercar driver Greg Murphy at the 2016 Stadium Finance/REPCO Westland Rally on Saturday. Murphy and co-driver Mark Leonard finished 24th after completing the nine Special Stages in their first outing in the Chevette.
Wet weather on Saturday will throw up an additional challenge for ex V8 Supercar driver Greg Murphy as he tackles the 2016 Stadium Finance/REPCO Westland Rally. The Kiwi motor racing icon is set to compete in just his fifth gravel rally and will debut a 2..3 litre 1979 Vauxhall Chevette.
So, your car is getting a bit old and tired – and you’re wondering whether the time has come to buy something newer? If so, you are probably also wondering what is the best way to finance your new car.
So here are five practical tips to help you in the process of getting your car loan.
Watch Greg Murphy and his co-driver Mark Leonard having a blast on some of the beautiful roads around Hanmer in his Escort recently.
If you’re looking to buy a new motorcycle and you can’t afford to pay the full amount upfront, then you need to find the right loan to ensure you don’t pay too much for your bike by the end of the payment term.
Update: December 17, 2015
Since this original post was written, interest rates in New Zealand have continued to fall. This is great news for borrowers. If you are looking to borrow for a new car now, we can offer interest rates from just 9.95%.
If you are looking to buy a second hand car, there are several pitfalls you need to be aware of to make sure you get the best value for money.
If you do your homework and use some common sense, it’s possible to pick up a great deal with a used car that will serve your needs for a long time and provide reliable motoring.
Gidday everyone – the family and I had a bit of a shock last week, when Uncle came a cropper on the farm, when he accidentally came off his quad bike!
The silly old billy tipped over in a ditch.
Gidday everyone – hope you had a blast over the weekend.
I watched my little cubs enjoy their soccer then we all packed into the Stadium-mobile for the drive back to the cave, which included a wee trip through the drive-in at the Golden Arches.