1982 Rally of the Rising Sun

The Rally of the Rising Sun, organised by the Nissan Car Club Australia, was held on 9 October.

1982 VTC Round 8 – NCCA Rally of the Rising Sun

The Rising Sun was the final round of the 1982 Victorian Trials Championship and conducted in the forests surrounding Heathcote.

The director was Ian Boyd and he was assisted by Charlie Almond, Chris Boland, Geoff Milburn, Steve Ellis, Dave Owen and Val Boyd. Course checker was Trevor Woods. For the director’s intentions in running the event, see the introductory page to the Supplementary Regulations.

The winners were David Officer and David McKenzie in a Galant 4 points clear of Bob Waterhouse/Paul Paterson (36) second. David Mitchell and Greg Matheson were third and first Clubman.


Results and entry list

PlaveDriverNavigatorCarPointsGrade 2Clubman
1David OfficerDavid McKenzieGalant321
2Bob WaterhousePaul PatersonDatsun 160036
3David MitchellGreg MathesonDatsun 16005821
4Graham WallisGeoff RainbowPeugeot59
5Barry ThompsonKeith SilerDatsun 16006632
6Trevor StanleyTony BondVolvo 242714
7Garry HarrowfieldIan EllisDatsun 160074
8Barry FarnellPhil GallagherMazda875
9Rob CherryNick WrightPeugetot926
10Rod MartinGeoff ByronGalant1003
11Rob DevenishHelen WylieDatsun 16001254
12Brian SmithPeter MignotGalant190
13Chris RyanDes RyanFord Anglia4095
14Glad FishDi SmithPeugeot6436

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