Last Camry/Aurion to be produced in Australia

Posted on April 28th, 2015

Toyota has unveiled the last model Toyota Camry to be built at its manufacturing plant located in Altona, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. All New Zealand bound Camry’s have been sourced from the Australian plant Read More

Ford’s Hot Wheels approach to interest kids

Posted on April 28th, 2015

The Ford Motor Company took a unique approach to interest kids in science and engineering as part of the annual ‘Take your child to work day’ by building the world’s biggest Hot Wheels car track Read More

Women engage with cars differently says new judge

Posted on April 28th, 2015

The founder of a car website specifically designed to cater to women has joined the women’s world car of the year jury. Australian Juliet Potter designed and launched in 2000, as a first of Read More

Head start for new Sorento

Posted on April 24th, 2015

Kia Motors New Zealand has managed to make a big start to sales of its new Sorento, amassing a sizeable order book before the official launch. The company hit a target of preselling 100 Sorento, Read More

Sharper prices and interest-free finance on Forester

Posted on April 24th, 2015

Subaru has sharpened its retail pricing on the revised five model Forester-SUV range and is offering a five year interest free finance package on new models purchased until the end of June. The price revisions Read More

Dynamic shield Outlander launched

Posted on April 24th, 2015

After just two years in the market Mitsubishi has given the Outlander a comprehensive makeover even though the New Zealand distributor says that currently sales remain as strong as ever. More than 70% of Outlanders Read More

Triton gunning for bigger sales and market share

Posted on April 24th, 2015

Mitsubishi Motors NZ (MMNZ) says it was New Zealand’s fastest-growing mainstream brand in 2014, and with Utes now accounting for 20% of all new vehicles, it predicts that sales of the all-new Triton will double Read More

The Hills are alive with the sound of…i8

Posted on April 22nd, 2015

Arrowtown’s most famous resident, golfing fanatic, and philanthropist, Sir Micheal Hill has taken delivery of a a new BMW i8 hybrid supercar, one of five customer cars now in the country. His new BMW was Read More