‘Tipping point for mass EV uptake is here’

Posted on August 4th, 2016
Posted on August 4th, 2016

‘We believe the tipping point for mass EV uptake is upon us.’ This is the view of the UK’s Edward Jones, EV manager, Nissan Motor (GB) Ltd. ‘As electric vehicle sales take off, the charging infrastructure is Read More

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Electric car uptake surges 31.8% in UK

Posted on August 3rd, 2016
Posted on August 3rd, 2016

Backed by generous government grants, EV uptake is surging in the UK. Year-to-date electric car registrations up 31.8% versus first six months of 2015 April to June growth marks 22nd consecutive quarterly rise for plug-in Read More

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Improve public transport before congestion charges: AA

Posted on August 3rd, 2016
Posted on August 3rd, 2016

Motorists need to to see big improvements in public transport before accepting a new congestion charging scheme says the New Zealand Automobile Association. According to the AA, its Auckland membership is open to the idea Read More

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New plates supplier confirmed  

Posted on August 3rd, 2016
Posted on August 3rd, 2016

Australian-based Publicis Communication, part of the worldwide Publicis Group, has been awarded the contract to market and sell personalised number plates in New Zealand – now branded KiwiPlates – from previous provider Personalised Plates. Following Read More

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Kiwis appear keen to share cars

Posted on August 3rd, 2016
Posted on August 3rd, 2016

Kiwis are taking to the car sharing trend by storm as attested to by car rental company My Car Your Rental, which says it has experienced “massive growth” in less than six months due to Read More

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Loyal customers rewarded with last remaining Falcons

Posted on August 2nd, 2016
Posted on August 2nd, 2016

Kiwis’ love of the Ford Falcon has been truly evident in their snapping up of the last few cars on offer in the country. In Australia, on the other hand, the model will still come Read More

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Is it petrol or diesel? Crikey no, it’s DEF

Posted on August 2nd, 2016
Posted on August 2nd, 2016

Motorists are advised to carefully check labels at truck stop bowsers before fuelling up their cars after several unsuspecting victims inadvertently and disastrously filled up with diesel exhaust fluid (DEF). DEF is known by various Read More

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Commercial-scale Z biodiesel production immiment

Posted on August 2nd, 2016
Posted on August 2nd, 2016

New Zealand’s first commercial-scale biodiesel plant received its first delivery of inedible tallow, enabling the beginning of production. Z Energy’s $26 million biodiesel plant at Wiri, Auckland, is now in the commissioning phase and will Read More

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