$20 skills training for motorcyclists

Posted on September 26th, 2014

Motorcycle and scooter riders throughout Wellington are being offered the chance to be better riders through subsidised rider training, a collaborative initiative from local councils and New Zealand Transport Agency. The subsidy reduces the cost Read More

BMW launches ConnectedDrive in New Zealand

Posted on September 25th, 2014

BMW has announced details of its BMW ConnectedDrive services and apps, which are now available in the New Zealand market. BMW Group New Zealand managing director Nina Englert says access to these technologies will be Read More

Jonny Reid returns to BNT NZ SuperTourers

Posted on September 25th, 2014

Former A1GP driver Jonny Reid will to return to the BNT NZ SuperTourers this weekend for the start of the new championship season. The Aucklander teams up with Hamilton’s Ant Pedersen at the Rush Security Read More

Volkswagen Tristar concept unveiled at IAA Hannover

Posted on September 24th, 2014

To mark the 30th anniversary of it’s first Syncro concept car, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles will unveil a new concept based on the T5 Transporter at the IAA commercial vehicle trade fair currently being held in Read More

Swift sales exceed 4 million

Posted on September 23rd, 2014

New Zealand’s most popular small car, the Suzuki Swift has achieved another milestone with sales topping four million worldwide. Cumulative sales of the model was reached nine years and nine months after the launch of Read More

Mazda Foundation supports school makeovers

Posted on September 22nd, 2014

Four schools have been selected to receive a $10,000 Treemendous school makeover in 2015 – a joint initiative between the Mazda Foundation and Project Crimson Trust. The Treemendous team will carry out the school makeovers Read More

Hyundai sees value in $10 billion land grab

Posted on September 22nd, 2014

The Hyundai Motor Group is preparing to pay a record US$10 billion (A$11.19 billion) for the site of its new headquarters in Seoul’s high-end Gangnam district, out-bidding Samsung Electronics and sparking investor concerns that it Read More

Kia broadens its green credentials

Posted on September 22nd, 2014

Kia Motors says it is raising the stakes as one of the world’s leading green car producers. Two years after breaking into the 100 Best Global Green Brands, Kia has now moved well inside the Read More