Mike Young Rally Driver

New Zealander Mike Young has been rallying internationally since 2011

Mike is one the most experienced drivers in the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship competing at events in China, India, Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, New Caledonia, Australia and New Zealand.

New Zealand and Asia-Pacific Events for Young in 2022

With a successful pre-rally test completed Mike Young is relishing the chance to get back to the fast South Island roads and start his 2022 rally campaign with NZ Rally Championship Otago Rally, thisRead more

Young Improves Pace at Hawkes Bay Rally

Another solid result for Mike Young at last weekend’s Hawkes Bay Rally finishing 5th in category and 6th overall, has given Young and co-driver Malcolm Read plenty of confidence as they look ahead Read more

Hawkes Bay Rally and a New Sponsor

The Mike Young Motorsport team takes on a new challenge at this weekend’s Rally Hawkes Bay. Based in Napier and running on stages North towards Wairoa, it’s the first time in ten years theRead more

Fighting Finish at South Canterbury Rally

Technical issues early in the event blunted any chances of a podium finish for Mike Young at last weekend’s NZRC South Canterbury Rally, however in the last loop of stages he and co-driver MalcolmRead more

Home Run for Young

New Zealander Mike Young is realising a long-held ambition to compete in his home championship by entering the final 3 rounds of the 2021 New Zealand Rally Championship. Young will team up with theRead more

Mike and Scott 2020 Champions

Mike Young and Scott Beckwith have clinched their first Western Australian Rally Championship amidst a dramatic year of COVID-19, close finishes and last minute entries. What began as a one-off eventRead more

Second win in WA Championship for Young and Beckwith

Mike Young and co-driver Scott Beckwith took their second win in a row at the 2020 West Australian Rally Championship Karri Rally, held 3rd October, 2020 driving a Maximum Motorsport Subaru Impreza.Read more

Mike takes Forest Rally win by 0.5 seconds

Perth based New Zealander Mike Young has narrowly won the Forest Rally, round 2 of the West Australia Rally Champs. The Kiwi was in second place for much of the 135 kilometre event held on 13thRead more

Mike enters Otago Rally with new Sponsor

New Zealander Mike Young has added Otago Rally to his international schedule in 2020 driving a Mazda AP4 supported by Dunlop Tyres and new sponsor GO! Logistics. Andrew Hawkeswood’s ForceRead more

Mike and CUSCO back for another APRC Challenge

2019 FIA APRC Asia and Junior Cup winner Mike Young and Cusco Racing Japan have confirmed their entry in the 2020 FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship and while the full calendar is still to beRead more

Season Wrap - From Snow and Ice to Auzzie Bushfires

2019 is done and dusted. Our rally season has finished for the year and it has taken us all over the Asia Pacific region - from the freezing snow of Rally Tsumagoi in Japan to the bush-fires at WRCRead more

Two FIA Cups but no Championship Title

He may have won more stages than any other driver, but New Zealander Mike Young's dream of becoming the 2019 FIA Asia Pacific Rally Champion came to an abrupt halt on stage 4 when his Cusco TRD C-HRRead more


8/10th April, NZRC Otago Rally, Dunedin