New Zealand recall for Polaris Ranger

Posted on April 3rd, 2014

Consumer Affairs has issued a product safety recall for the Polaris Ranger 500 and the Ranger 500 Crew side by side. According to Consumer Affairs the defect concerns the throttle cable which may be routed Read More

Honda introduces zero carbon Smart Home

Posted on April 2nd, 2014

Imagine a home that creates more energy than it uses. Honda’s Smart Home project, based in California, does exactly that – providing zero carbon living and transportation. The home is capable of producing more energy Read More

Cruze recall being managed locally

Posted on April 2nd, 2014

A driveshaft issue affecting more than 172,000 Chevrolet Cruze sedans in the US has also seen more than 2700 Holden Cruze sedans and hatchbacks to be recalled in Australia, including 600 vehicles which are being Read More

NQN: World’s fastest bath tub?

Posted on March 31st, 2014

Trade Me seller fluorite-cat has an unusual item up for online auction currently, it’s a 400cc Honda powered bath tub on racing slicks. This unique creation is up for grabs as the seller has other Read More

GM recalls more vehicles for ignition switch faults

Posted on March 31st, 2014

General Motors says it will replace the ignition switch in all model years of its Chevrolet Cobalt, HHR, Pontiac G5, Solstice and Saturn Ion and Sky in the U.S. since faulty switches may have been Read More

Plugged-in: The day the power ran out

Posted on March 28th, 2014

One of the key messages pushed with this type of vehicle is that it alleviates ‘range anxiety’, the concern that you will run out of battery power while out and about – unable to plug-in. Read More

Special edition Captiva

Posted on March 28th, 2014

Holden New Zealand is leveraging the most out of their popular Captiva – launching a special edition ‘Active’ model. Based on the LTZ version of the Captiva 7, the Active adds gloss black or gun Read More

Award for F12

Posted on March 28th, 2014

One of the most relevant car of the year awards has been announced. Relevant if you have around $700k in your pocket that is. The Robb Report – the guide of record for those who Read More