The Dukes go car shopping

Posted on December 23rd, 2014

The latest ad to go viral is this one, showing the original stars of the Dukes of Hazzard in need of some new wheels. America’s Autotrader.com seems to be keen to help them out.

The 2014 NZ Car of the Year is also the people’s choice

Posted on December 23rd, 2014

Not only is the Mazda3 the New Zealand Car of the Year for 2014 as voted by the NZ Motoring Writer’s Guild, it has won the approval of the public. Ahead of the NZ Car Read More

NZ’s most awarded premium automotive brand

Posted on December 23rd, 2014

BMW says it is New Zealand’s most awarded new vehicle marque following the announcements of all major Car of the Year (COTY) and category winners for 2014. The German manufacturer claimed nine COTY or category Read More

Grand Vitara and Kizashi remain integral says Suzuki NZ

Posted on December 22nd, 2014

Despite an independent British website reporting that the Grand Vitara SUV and Kizashi sedan have discontinued manufacture, Suzuki NZ says the two models remain integral components in its line up. Suzuki will start 2015 by Read More

Volkswagen: 2015 CrossPolo TSI review

Posted on December 16th, 2014

The CrossPolo sits at the top of the Volkswagen Polo range. With 30mm more ground clearance and a tough-looking black skirt, it tells the world that this is a city car that can get its Read More

Softening Yen unlikely to see cheaper 2015 Outback

Posted on December 16th, 2014

Subaru New Zealand managing director Wallis Dumper says the loss of a Legacy station wagon from the product portfolio won’t be an issue and that the new Outback SUV range will be welcomed by current Read More

Diesel power arrives for Jeep Cherokee

Posted on December 15th, 2014

The Jeep Cherokee line-up has been strengthened by the arrival of high specification Limited diesel variant, powered by a 2.0-litre turbo diesel engine mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission. It is priced from $66,990 plus Read More

Ute of the year double header for Ranger

Posted on December 15th, 2014

Ford’s Ranger XLT ute has claimed a double win in this year’s NZ4WD magazine 4WD of the year awards. Not only did the top-selling utility vehicle win the Ute of the year category for a Read More