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New Zealand organisers seeking $1m to fund WRC return

The WRC could soon head back to New Zealand for the first time in eight years. But there is one hurdle to be surmounted before anything happens. That is the small matter of the rally needing to some up with a further $NZ1million (£540,000) in funding, according to local newspaper Newshub. The hope is clearly that Rally Australia will fail to find a new home deemed suitable by the big teams. Kiwi driver Hayden Paddon has said that plans are well advanced for officials in the country to capitalise on the uncertainty surrounding Rally Australia's host city for next year. 'I know there's a lot of work going on behind the scenes,” Paddon said. “II think it's...
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