Paddon takes next step into Super 2000 WRC

New Zealand’s top rally driver, Hayden Paddon has announced he will contest the FIA Super 2000 World Rally Championship in 2012 with co-driver John Kennard in a Skoda Fabia S2000 rally car with the support of new sponsors and a new Spanish team.

Having successfully won the Production World Rally Championship title in 2011 – the first driver from the Southern Hemisphere to ever do so – Paddon is forging ahead with his international competition goals by climbing to the next rung on the ladder of world rallying. The Super 2000 World Rally Championship (SWRC) is the key feeder series for the main game, the FIA World Rally Championship, and it’s an important and exciting step forward for the likeable and talented Kiwi. Continue reading “Paddon takes next step into Super 2000 WRC”