Realish Rally Championship Round 2 – New Zealand – Results

Lazaros Filippakos won his second rally in succession in New Zealand. He was pushed all the way, however, by Mark Gormley, winning by just 0.7 seconds at the end in what is sure to be one of the closest finishes of the season. Mark Singleton rounded out an identical podium to Round 1 in Australia, with the two Bad Pun Racing drivers giving the team at healthy eight point lead in the Teams Championship.

Defending champion Neil Heatlie secured his first points of the season in 6th. Sam Hill, Allie Ferrie and Joshua Anderson also took their first points positions of the season.

The next round in Argentina starts on Wednesday, 12th February 2020. Full championship details are available on the championship page and the Realish Racing Forums.

Overall Results

Pos Driver No Team Car Time Difference
1 Lazaros Filippakos 14 UPA Ford Fiesta R2 35:17.337
2 Mark Gormley 4 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 35:18.016 +0.679
3 Mark Singleton 36 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 36:07.216 +49.879
4 Sam Hill 0 Nethersport Ford Fiesta R2 36:37.789 +1:20.452
5 Allie Ferrie 35 Tropico Motorsport Ford Fiesta R2 38:57.255 +3:39.918
6 Neil Heatlie 1 ByCraig Racing Opel Adam R2 39:09.561 +3:52.224
7 Matthew Wheeler 31 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 40:03.917 +4:46.580
8 Joshua Anderson 2 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 40:24.574 +5:07.237
9 Chris Williamson 166 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 40:44.966 +5:27.629
10 Ryan Eastham 12 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 45:40.435 +10:23.098
11 Campbell Wallis 64 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 58:20.848* +23:03.511
12 Mike Bell 5 Fury Racing Opel Adam R2 DNF DNF

*Including 30:00.000 placeholder time for disconnection in stage 3

Championship Standings

Pos Driver No AUS NZL ARG USA ESP POL Pts
1 Lazaros Filippakos 14 1 1 20
2 Mark Gormley 4 2 2 16
3 Mark Singleton 36 3 3 12
4 April Carlsvard 314 4 5
5 Sam Hill 0 DNF 4 5
6 Niall Larner 45 5 4
7 Allie Ferrie 35 12 5 4
8 Matthew Wheeler 31 7 7 4
9 Neil Heatlie 1 9 6 3
10 Campbell Wallis 64 6 11 3
11 Pete Walker 71 8 1
12 Joshua Anderson 2 8 1
13 Chris Williamson 166 10 9 0
14 Ryan Eastham 12 13 10 0
15 Mike Bell 5 11 DNF 0
16 Martin Fernandez 123 14 0
NC Scott Sovik 58 DNF NC

 

Pos Team No AUS NZL ARG USA ESP POL Pts
1 Bad Pun Racing 4 2 2 28
36 3 3
2 UPA 14 1 1 20
93
3 Nethersport 71 8 6
0 DNF 4
4 Fury Racing 314 4 5
5 11 DNF
5 Cosmo Rally 45 5 5
2 8
6 Tropico Motorsport 35 12 5 4
91
7 Random Racing 31 7 7 4
166 10 9
8 Kaibutsu Racing 64 6 11 3
12 13 10
9 ByCraig Racing 1 9 6 3
10 Realish NDP 123 14 0
NC Murasaki 58 DNF NC

Stage Results

Stage 1 – Ocean Beach Sprint Forward
Pos Driver No Team Car Time Difference
1 Lazaros Filippakos 14 UPA Ford Fiesta R2 04:37.56
2 Mark Gormley 36 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 04:39.99 00:02.43
3 Mark Singleton 4 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 04:45.85 00:08.29
4 Sam Hill 0 Nethersport Ford Fiesta R2 04:48.33 00:10.78
5 Joshua Anderson 2 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 04:59.29 00:21.73
6 Niall Larner 45 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 04:59.94 00:22.38
7 Allie Ferrie 35 Tropico Motorsport Ford Fiesta R2 05:02.78 00:25.22
8 Campbell Wallis 64 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 05:05.52 00:27.97
9 Mike Bell 5 Fury Racing Opel Adam R2 05:06.20 00:28.65
10 Neil Heatlie 1 ByCraig Racing Opel Adam R2 05:07.94 00:30.38
11 Chris Williamson 166 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 05:19.20 00:41.64
12 Matthew Wheeler 31 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 05:29.10 00:51.54
13 Martin Fernandez 123 Realish NDP Ford Fiesta R2 05:32.17 00:54.61
14 Ryan Eastham 12 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 06:12.27 01:34.71
Stage 2 – Te Awanga Sprint Reverse
Pos Driver No Team Car Time Difference
1 Lazaros Filippakos 14 UPA Ford Fiesta R2 03:24.78
2 Mark Gormley 4 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 03:27.95 00:03.17
3 Mark Singleton 36 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 03:35.59 00:10.81
4 Sam Hill 0 Nethersport Ford Fiesta R2 03:38.08 00:13.30
5 Niall Larner 45 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 03:40.31 00:15.53
6 Neil Heatlie 1 ByCraig Racing Opel Adam R2 03:43.86 00:19.08
7 Allie Ferrie 35 Tropico Motorsport Ford Fiesta R2 03:46.70 00:21.92
8 Campbell Wallis 64 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 03:48.16 00:23.38
9 Matthew Wheeler 31 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 03:51.98 00:27.20
10 Chris Williamson 166 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 03:54.31 00:29.53
11 Ryan Eastham 12 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 04:01.97 00:37.19
12 Mike Bell 5 Fury Racing Opel Adam R2 04:04.37 00:39.59
13 Joshua Anderson 2 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 04:04.90 00:40.11
Stage 3 – Waimarama Point Forward
Pos Driver No Team Car Time Difference
1 Mark Gormley 4 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 09:30.25
2 Lazaros Filippakos 14 UPA Ford Fiesta R2 09:35.76 00:05.51
3 Mark Singleton 36 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 09:38.20 00:07.95
4 Sam Hill 0 Nethersport Ford Fiesta R2 10:01.77 00:31.52
5 Allie Ferrie 35 Tropico Motorsport Ford Fiesta R2 10:36.61 01:06.36
6 Neil Heatlie 1 ByCraig Racing Opel Adam R2 10:51.19 01:20.94
7 Joshua Anderson 2 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 10:52.40 01:22.14
8 Chris Williamson 166 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 11:25.66 01:55.40
9 Matthew Wheeler 31 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 11:32.55 02:02.29
10 Ryan Eastham 12 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 11:56.54 02:26.28
11 Mike Bell 5 Fury Racing Opel Adam R2 DNF DNF
12 Campbell Wallis 64 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 Disconnected Disconnected
Stage 4 – Te Awanga Forward
Pos Driver No Team Car Time Difference
1 Lazaros Filippakos 14 UPA Ford Fiesta R2 08:28.92
2 Mark Gormley 4 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 08:42.57 00:13.66
3 Niall Larner 45 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 08:51.75 00:22.83
4 Mark Singleton 36 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 08:52.17 00:23.26
5 Sam Hill 0 Nethersport Ford Fiesta R2 08:52.82 00:23.90
6 Neil Heatlie 1 ByCraig Racing Opel Adam R2 09:16.93 00:48.02
7 Matthew Wheeler 31 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 09:30.65 01:01.74
8 Campbell Wallis 64 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 09:32.61 01:03.69
9 Chris Williamson 166 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 09:36.46 01:07.54
10 Allie Ferrie 35 Tropico Motorsport Ford Fiesta R2 09:41.09 01:12.17
11 Joshua Anderson 2 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 10:12.24 01:43.32
12 Ryan Eastham 12 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 10:27.29 01:58.38
13 Mike Bell 5 Fury Racing Opel Adam R2 DNF DNF
Stage 5 – Waimarama Sprint Forward
Pos Driver No Team Car Time Difference
1 Mark Gormley 4 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 05:15.21
2 Lazaros Filippakos 14 UPA Ford Fiesta R2 05:22.31 00:07.10
3 Sam Hill 0 Nethersport Ford Fiesta R2 05:23.72 00:08.51
4 Mark Singleton 36 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 05:25.13 00:09.91
5 Matthew Wheeler 31 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 05:28.87 00:13.66
6 Allie Ferrie 35 Tropico Motorsport Ford Fiesta R2 05:40.50 00:25.29
7 Campbell Wallis 64 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 05:40.83 00:25.62
8 Neil Heatlie 1 ByCraig Racing Opel Adam R2 05:43.23 00:28.02
9 Joshua Anderson 2 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 05:43.89 00:28.68
10 Chris Williamson 166 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 05:58.97 00:43.76
11 Ryan Eastham 12 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 07:23.74 02:08.53
12 Mike Bell 5 Fury Racing Opel Adam R2 DNF DNF
Stage 6 – Elsthorpe Sprint Reverse
Pos Driver No Team Car Time Difference
1 Mark Gormley 4 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 03:42.04
2 Lazaros Filippakos 14 UPA Ford Fiesta R2 03:48.00 00:05.97
3 Mark Singleton 36 Bad Pun Racing Ford Fiesta R2 03:50.27 00:08.23
4 Sam Hill 0 Nethersport Ford Fiesta R2 03:53.07 00:11.03
5 Allie Ferrie 35 Tropico Motorsport Ford Fiesta R2 04:09.57 00:27.54
6 Matthew Wheeler 31 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 04:10.76 00:28.73
7 Campbell Wallis 64 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 04:13.73 00:31.69
8 Neil Heatlie 1 ByCraig Racing Opel Adam R2 04:26.41 00:44.37
9 Chris Williamson 166 Random Racing Peugeot 208 R2 04:30.37 00:48.33
10 Joshua Anderson 2 Cosmo Rally Ford Fiesta R2 04:31.86 00:49.83
11 Ryan Eastham 12 Kaibutsu Racing Opel Adam R2 05:38.62 01:56.58
12 Mike Bell 5 Fury Racing Opel Adam R2 DNF DNF