Replica Back to the Future DeLorean hits $91.5m at auction

Posted on June 14th, 2016
Posted on June 14th, 2016

An internet auction for a replica of the Back to the Future DeLorean hit 88mph and just kept on going. Auction bosses were left scratching their heads when the bidding war on Yahoo Auctions Japan Read More

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Ford tries to patent fake engine noise

Posted on June 13th, 2016
Posted on June 13th, 2016

Fake engine sounds are getting more common in cars – often piped through speakers to give the impression that vehicles are louder than they are and sound better than they do. Others use the actual Read More

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British brand signs on as Lions top sponsor

Posted on June 13th, 2016
Posted on June 13th, 2016

The British and Irish Lions tour here next year has scored an additional boost with the re-signing of key sponsor Land Rover. It’ll be the sixth time that Land Rover has taken the on the Read More

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Jeep tops German awards

Posted on June 13th, 2016
Posted on June 13th, 2016

Jeep – it seems – is as German as blue jeans and over-stuffed hot dogs. Readers of leading German 4×4 and SUV magazine Off Road has named three models from Chrysler’s Jeep range as their Read More

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Volvo NZ to offer factory pick up

Posted on June 13th, 2016
Posted on June 13th, 2016

Volvo New Zealand is offering buyers the chance to collect their new vehicle early – in Sweden. Swedish car manufacturer Volvo is now offering Kiwis the chance to pick up their newly minted vehicles straight Read More

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National EV signage launched

Posted on June 13th, 2016
Posted on June 13th, 2016

The move to consistency in New Zealand’s electric vehicle infrastructure appears to be taking its first step. New signage, developed by the Christchurch City Council and approved by the NZ Transport Agency, uses an easily Read More

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Holden Colorado Extreme – the $3 million ute

Posted on June 10th, 2016
Posted on June 10th, 2016

Holden New Zealand has scored a Southern Hemisphere first, putting an Australian-developed concept ute on show at Fieldays. The ‘Colorado Xtreme’ has been shown in Spain and Bangkok, and next week at Mystery Creek will Read More

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Turbo model joins NZ’s top sub-$40k small SUV

Posted on June 10th, 2016
Posted on June 10th, 2016

Suzuki dealers around New Zealand have just received another silver bullet in their SUV sales arsenal with the arrival of two new 1.4-litre Vitara Turbo models priced from $33,990. The existing normally aspirated four-cylinder 1.6-litre Read More

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