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Mercedes-Benz is chasing the number one spot in the New Zealand luxury segment and at the end of October, the Stuttgart-based brand was 110 units in front of BMW and 156 units in front of Read More
Fuel retailer Gull, and DB Breweries took out the Renewables Innovation Award at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards in Auckland last week.
They were recognised for ‘Brewtroleum’ a joint initiative with DB Breweries. Brewtroluem was borne from the idea to create a biofuel from beer waste, making it a world first commercial biofuel made from the by-product of the brewing process.
“We are delighted by this recognition, because we believe that everyone plays a part in acting ethically and sustainably,” says Karl Mischewski, retail and sustainability manager of Gull New Zealand. “When it comes to sustainability in the fuel industry, we have always been ahead of our time; this is evidenced in our market first offering of sustainable products. Continue reading “Gull a winner at Sustainable Business Network Awards” »
Fuel retailer Gull, and DB Breweries took out the Renewables Innovatio ...
The very first production Bentley Bentayga – the first SUV from the Volkswagen-owned luxury car maker – has left the assembly line at Bentley’s headquarters in Crewe, UK.
Four years on from the initial concept stage, during which time over 1,500 UK jobs have been created, the car – part of an £840 million investment programme – will now enter full production, with deliveries to customers starting in January 2016.
The first production Bentayga was handcrafted across 130 hours. During the assembly process, the car passed through a new bodystore, a new paint shop and a new assembly line, all part of this substantial investment. Continue reading “Bentley rolls out first SUV” »
The very first production Bentley Bentayga - the first SUV from the Vo ...
TMP, the company that owns and operates the international motorsport park at Taupo, say it is to be renamed the Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park.
The motorsport park’s future was re-assured following a financial and management re-structure in mid-2015 that kept the ownership of the park in local hands with a new board and management.
TMP have concluded arrangements with Patricia and Amanda McLaren, widow and daughter of the late Bruce McLaren for this rebrand to happen. Continue reading “Taupo circuit rebrands as Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park” »
TMP, the company that owns and operates the international motorsport p ...
The wait is over for some of the more than 550 customers who have pre-ordered a new right-hand drive Ford Mustang.
The first ship from the USA with New Zealand-bound Mustangs aboard docked in Auckland earlier this week.
“It’s New Zealand automotive history in the making,” says Ford New Zealand managing director Corey Holter.
“These are the very first, factory-built in the USA, right-hand drive Ford Mustangs in the country. We are as excited as the customers who will soon receive their new cars.” Continue reading “New right-hand drive Ford Mustang arrives” »
The wait is over for some of the more than 550 customers who have pre- ...
Hyundai has given the Tucson some much-needed visual attention and it’s arguably the best-looking vehicle in the price range of this category.
Gone are the clumsy lines and it’s emerged much more aggressive and coherent, ready to take the fight to the Mazda CX-5, Nissan Qashqai, Honda CR-V, Mitsubishi Outlander, Ford Kuga and Subaru Forester. Continue reading “Hyundai: 2015 Tucson 2WD Elite Review” »
Hyundai has given the Tucson some much-needed visual attention and it’ ...
Volkswagen has released a short YouTube video detailing how it will bring its EA 189 diesel engines back into compliance with U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations.
The fix is a simple one according to Engadget.Com. It says technicians just have to fit a flow transformer onto the mass air sensor housing assembly. Continue reading “Video: VW announce fix for EA189 diesel engines” »
Volkswagen has released a short YouTube video detailing how it will br ...