Bendigo Tyres Blog

Strong finish for Reeves at Rally Australia

November 22, 2016Brendan Reeves and Rhianon Gelsomino finished strongly at Kennards Hire Rally Australia. They started the day aiming to fly out of the blocks and that’s exactly what they did. Exhaust issues plagued the pair on the opening two days of the event which was the final round of the World Rally Championship, but they were...
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Reeves Top Seeded Australian at Rally Australia

November 8, 2016Brendan Reeves will start this month’s Kennards Hire Rally Australia as the top seeded Australian in a quality field of international and local drivers. Reeves will contest the final round of the World Rally Championship (WRC), to be based at Coffs Harbour, in his Subaru WRX after a stellar season. With sister Rhianon Gelsomino co-driving,...
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Dominant win seals Brendan’s hat-trick

September 13, 2016Brendan Reeves and Rhianon Gelsomino have completed a perfect weekend at the Lightforce Rally SA, winning both heats and taking outright victory. The event, round 4 of the Kumho Tyre Australian Rally Championship (ARC), was held in the Mt. Crawford area of South Australia and entailed around 200 competitive kilometres over two days. Coming into...
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Reeves wins NZRC finale

August 25, 2016Brendan Reeves and Rhianon Gelsomino have won their second event from two starts, this time at the final round of the Brian Green Property New Zealand Rally Championship (NZRC). Reeves was invited to contest the event in a Mazda 2 entered by Force Motorsport and despite never having driven on the roads used in the...
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Reeves wins National Capital Rally

May 30, 2016Brendan Reeves and Rhianon Gelsomino have won the National Capital Rally, Round 2 of the Kumho Tyre Australian Rally Championship (ARC). The pair dominated Heat 2 of the event, taking the honours by over a minute. Added to their second place in Heat 1 yesterday, the overall title for the weekend goes to the Victorians....
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Pirelli Continues To Lead European Rally Championship

May 10, 2016Milan, May 9, 2016 – Pirelli driver Kajetan Kajetanowicz continues to lead the FIA European Rally Championship after setting eight out of 12 fastest stage times on the legendary Acropolis Rally. In total, a Pirelli driver won every stage apart from one. An accident on the opening special stage, when his Ford Fiesta R5 was...
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DMACK Beats World’s Best On Landmark WRC Rally

April 26, 2016DMACK celebrated the end of an era in style when Ott Tänak set a final-day fastest stage time on the last ever FIA World Rally Championship event for its Chinese-made gravel tyres. Tänak and co-driver Raigo Mõlder scored a series of top stage times for the DMACK World Rally Team over the weekend and even...
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Roe masters Mt Baw Baw Sprint

February 22, 2016Bendigo Tyre Centre customer and tarmac rally rookie Alan Roe has announced his arrival in the sport with a definitive outright win in the Mt Baw Baw Sprint, the first round of the 2016 Australian Tarmac Rally Championship. In only his second tarmac event, and the first with co-driver Michael Lloyd, Roe (2000 Lancer Evo...
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Best Winter Finish As DMACK Nets Top Five In Sweden

February 16, 2016DMACK posted its best-ever finish on snow, and its best overall result in three years, after another top performance from DMACK World Rally Team’s Ott Tänak and Raigo Mõlder on the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) at Rally Sweden this weekend. Estonian Tänak finished fifth overall, helping DMACK to consolidate its...
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DMACK Launches WRC Campaign With New Tyre Range

January 22, 2016DMACK will kick off its hotly-anticipated sixth season as an authorised tyre supplier to the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with a number of firsts at next week’s traditional season-opener Rallye Monte Carlo. The iconic and hugely challenging event will see DMACK launch its range of new performance products for WRC and compete with a...
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