Green Party offers subsidy on electric cars

Posted on September 11th, 2014

The green party has launched a policy today offering a $1000 rebate to buyers of electric vehicles. Part of its broader energy policy, the party has also committed to spending $10 million to boost the Read More

Fancy a Lexus RC under the Christmas tree?

Posted on September 11th, 2014

New Zealand customers will have a choice of two Lexus RC coupe models when Lexus’ latest addition arrives in New Zealand just in time for Christmas. General manager product Neeraj Lala says New Zealand Lexus Read More

Plenty of life left in Pajero says Mitsubishi.

Posted on September 11th, 2014

The Mitsubishi Pajero, now in its fourth generation, has been around since the eighties. Yet this year has brought record interest in the 3-tonne-towing SUV, with sales levels not seen for a decade or more Read More

October dealership arrival for Mazda3 diesel

Posted on September 10th, 2014

The Mazda3 line up is about to get a new addition which is a high performance diesel hatch packed with luxury and technology says the company. The new Mazda3 SP22 Limited is powered by the Read More

C-Class hits the right note

Posted on September 9th, 2014

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class makes makes up around third of the company’s volume in New Zealand, and those buyers are a loyal lot to the brand. AutoTalk travelled to Melbourne recently to sample the latest C-Class Read More

Refreshed Yaris shows it’s Swift claws

Posted on September 9th, 2014

To claw back some market share it has lost to the Suzuki Swift, Toyota have launched three model grades in the 2014 Toyota Yaris and introduced more new features and benefits to its light car Read More

Vale: Eoin S Young 1939-2014

Posted on September 5th, 2014

Autotalk was saddened to hear of the death this morning of 75-year-old New Zealand Grand Prix writer Eoin S Young, a native of Timaru. Young (also known as ESY) also held the role of secretary Read More

“Take the wheel” roadshow moves to Auckland

Posted on September 4th, 2014

Following on from the Mercedes-Benz‘Take the Wheel’ test-drive concept in Queenstown, a collection of Mercedes-Benz compact cars will be showcased in Auckland from September 8 – 13. This event will feature favourites from the Mercedes-Benz Read More