Author(s): Paul Owen
Possum Bourne: rally driver, sporting icon, family man, team-builder, and 'great bloke'. Three-time winner of the Asia-Pacific Rally Championship, winner seven times in a row of the Australian Rally Championship, and eight times the best placed New Zealand driver in the Rally of New Zealand. In 2003, he finally achieves his long cherished dream of competing in the World Rally Championship, but is fatally injured in a freak car crash. This is the story of how his positive attitude, his determination to succeed, and his ability to inspire others to support him brought him motorsport fame.