Better than a lottery win says classic Holden fan

Posted on December 15th, 2014

Holden has announced the winner of the rebuilt 1969 HT Monaro GTS. A panel of five automotive experts chose Richard Grey as the winner of the Monaro, which was rebuilt to mark Holden’s 60th year Read More

Investing in people as well as buildings

Posted on December 15th, 2014

Wellington’s Gazley Motor Group, has invested more than $4 million in a new dealership to service Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in the capital. But group managing director Myles Gazley says investing in staff is just as, Read More

Mazda puts name on X-Factor

Posted on December 12th, 2014

Mazda New Zealand has signed a deal to partner with top-rating entertainment show The X-Factor for next year’s season. Mazda will be an integral part of the show by contributing to the series winner’s prize Read More

Theft from cars down but commonsense still needed

Posted on December 12th, 2014

The number of thefts from cars has dropped in the last decade but common sense is still needed by drivers says an automotive insurer. More than one-third of Kiwis say they leave valuable possessions in Read More

Intelligent safety systems now an aftermarket option

Posted on December 12th, 2014

Advances in safety systems have seen intelligent technologies added to new vehicles – such as lane departure warning and front collision warning. A new system being launched by Retro Vehicle Enhancements – allows such technology Read More

NZTA modernises crash analysis system

Posted on December 12th, 2014

The New Zealand Transport Agency has selected Unisys to lead the modernisation of the national crash analysis system (CAS). The new system will automate the input, sharing and analysis of critical data captured at road Read More

Subaru scores an ANCAP double-header

Posted on December 11th, 2014

Subaru has added two more 5-star Australasian New Car Assessment Programme (ANCAP) safety ratings to its line-up with both the Outback compact SUV and the Legacy joining the top ratings club. ANCAP crash tested the Read More

Official Cash Rate remains unchanged for now

Posted on December 11th, 2014

The Reserve Bank today left the Official Cash Rate unchanged at 3.5% but its says that further increases will be expected next year as inflationary pressures increase. The New Zealand distributors of new light commercial Read More