Story: Motor sport

Rod Millen, 1988

Watch this television clip of rally driver Rod Millen in his Mazda RX7 leading the pack in the 1988 Ashley Forest Rally Sprint. He was the only driver that year to record under 60 seconds for a lap of the twisting, gravel circuit through a pine forest in North Canterbury. The Ashley Forest Rally Sprint was first held in 1979, and the winner that year was Rod's brother Steve Millen.

Using this item

TVNZ Television New Zealand

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Jim Webber, 'Motor sport - Car club motor sport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 June 2024)

Story by Jim Webber, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Apr 2016