Third of Kiwis travel for cheaper fuel

Posted on July 11th, 2016
Posted on July 11th, 2016

Convenience or price? Canstar Blue’s most recent nationwide survey shows that 32% of Kiwis are choosing a cheaper deal on their petrol over the convenience of their local service station. “New Zealanders aren’t too fussed Read More

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SUV trend continues

Posted on July 8th, 2016
Posted on July 8th, 2016

As the popularity of SUVs continues to grow in New Zealand, the trend is heading in a direction where they will eclipse overall passenger car sales for the first time according to one vehicle distributor. Read More

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Looking forward to looking back

Posted on July 7th, 2016
Posted on July 7th, 2016

Japan has become one of the first countries to allow automakers to sell cars equipped with cameras in lieu of conventional mirrors. The technology isn’t quite new; we’ve seen it on numerous concept cars over Read More

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Subaru hands out gifts for boxer birthday

Posted on July 7th, 2016
Posted on July 7th, 2016

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Subaru’s horizontally opposed boxer engine. Subaru of New Zealand is celebrating with special offers for customers who purchase a new Forester, Legacy 3.6RS or XV Crossover from an Read More

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Multiple programmes reduce Nissan’s CO2 emissions

Posted on July 6th, 2016
Posted on July 6th, 2016

Nissan’s latest sustainability report shows a 22.4% reduction in CO2 levels compared to financial year 2005 at Nissan facilities. The company’s success in reducing emissions, promoting zero-emission vehicles and saving energy at its facilities through Read More

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‘Kev’ gets an upgrade

Posted on July 5th, 2016
Posted on July 5th, 2016

Trade Me has unveiled its new logo since its last update 16 years ago to ‘better reflect the contemporary Trade Me and where it’s headed next’. Despite an at times mixed relationship with some dealers, Read More

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Technology trial transmits safety message

Posted on July 4th, 2016
Posted on July 4th, 2016

Transport minister Simon Bridges and associate transport minister Craig Foss have announced a trial of Bluetooth technology to deliver audio safety messages to rental car drivers driving between Christchurch and Queenstown. The trial, which started Read More

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Connected vehicle standard agreed

Posted on July 4th, 2016
Posted on July 4th, 2016

Connected driverless vehicles are one step closer to reality with a global standard “language” for vehicle-to-cloud data agreed to by more than 11 major automotive manufacturers and suppliers. The open data standard called Sensoris, originally Read More

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