May 13, 2007, 2pm. With two stages to run, Hayden Paddon has edged his overall lead in Leg 2 of the Whangarei Rally to 14 seconds over Asia-Pacific champion Cody Crocker (Subaru Impreza WRX STi).
The young South Canterbury driver won SS14, Brooks 2, by 1.3 seconds over Crocker, taking his Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 8 through the test in 10 minutes 15.4 seconds.
Paddon leads the New Zealand section of the event from Sam Murray (WRX STi).
Also in the limelight this afternoon is Dylan Turner who won SS13 in his Evo 9.