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Coffs Coast 400 Launch
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Tuesday, 24 June 2014
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Round 4 of the Australian Off Road Championship, the Pedders Suspension Coffs Coast 400, was showcased today at the official launch of the Coates Hire Rally Australia.

2535b_sm The Opal Cove Resort in Coffs Harbour, which doubles as the Rally Australia headquarters for race week, saw a large media contingent present for the Rally Australia launch.

The week surrounding the weekend of 13th &14th September will see Coffs Harbour transformed into a motorsport extravaganza with enthusiasts spoilt for choices.

Today's launch saw the Team Taylor #6 GET Performance Pro Buggy on display alongside two Rally machines, with team driver Nev Taylor on hand to answer questions from the media contingent when the Nissan twin turbo powered GET #6 became the centre of attention after the official launch formalities concluded.

2535c_sm "We were happy to help showcase off road racing at today's launch" explained Nev Taylor. "The media were impressed with the technology of the GET buggy and were eager to get up close and have a detailed inspection of the GET".

As a side note for the superstitious off roader or those with a like of numerology, the planets aligned today for Team Taylor. Today's date is the 24 June, or 24-6; Nev Taylor's GET machine is #6 and the teams second car, the Tatum of Ryan Taylor is #24. "One of the boys pointed this out to me this morning, so it can only mean good things when we come to compete here in September" chuckled Nev Taylor.

The Coates Hire Rally Australia is Round 10 of the FIA World Rally Championship and will be held in and around Coffs Harbour in NSW from the 11th to the 14th September and the Pedders Suspension Coffs Coast 400 off road event will be held from the 12th to 14th September.