Toyota FJ Cruiser 2011 Review

Posted on July 1st, 2011
Posted on July 1st, 2011

It’s rare that any vehicle triggers a confused response from the average kiwi but the Toyota FJ Cruiser is one machine that can. With retro-inspired styling and unconventional angles the FJ Cruiser body has a Read More

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Honda Accord V6 2011 Review

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Posted on June 24th, 2011
Posted on June 24th, 2011

Since the late 1970s the Honda Accord has been a bit of an institution on New Zealand roads. We have seen various numbers and variations of all eight generations of the Accord with the fifth Read More

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Volkswagen Amarok Highline 2011 Review

Posted on June 24th, 2011
Posted on June 24th, 2011

It’s never easy being the new kid in class, if you want proof just ask Volkswagen’s new Amarok. As the first European entry into NZ’s hard fought ute segment the road ahead is rocky and Read More

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Suzuki Swift Ltd 2011 Review

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Posted on June 17th, 2011
Posted on June 17th, 2011

The Suzuki Swift may be a lightweight in stature but it’s a heavyweight in terms of new car sales. Since 2005 when the compact hatch first reached our shores it’s battled hard with the much-loved Read More

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2011 Hyundai Elantra REview

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Posted on June 17th, 2011
Posted on June 17th, 2011

Hyundai NZ launched its all new Elantra compact sedan at a press event, held at the Fieldays show, yesterday. The Elantra comes with big expectations for Hyundai but the high hopes seem justified – because Read More

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Peugeot 308 HDi 2011 Review

Posted on June 10th, 2011
Posted on June 10th, 2011

While it’s never managed to kick the same foothold into the NZ car market as its 207 supermini sibling, the 308 hatch has diligently chipped its way into the consciousness of kiwi car buyers. In Read More

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BMW X3 xDrive 20d 2011 Review

Posted on June 3rd, 2011
Posted on June 3rd, 2011

BMW’s first generation X3 had life fairly well sorted. It was comfortably placed in the X-Series range beneath established big brother the X5 and the sportier X6. But life changed for the X3 with the Read More

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Skoda Yeti TSI 2011 Review

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Posted on May 27th, 2011
Posted on May 27th, 2011

Skoda’s Yeti was first spotted on New Zealand terrain last year and was offered only in diesel engine/manual transmission form. Some were at first frightened by its unusual looks and segment-bridging body shape, but soon Read More

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