Volvo’s unique take on opening a new showroom

Posted on March 16th, 2015

Instead of the traditional cutting of the ceremonial ribbon to open its new showroom in Greenlane, Volvo-dealer Archibald and Shorter Roverland employed an XC-70 wagon to pull a large velcro-ed ribbon off the entrance way Read More

Another added-value Mercedes-Benz arrives

Posted on March 11th, 2015

Mercedes-Benz passenger cars have announced the arrival of another added-value limited edition of the E-Class which it has called the ‘Night Edition’. A limited number of E-Class ‘Night Edition’ models are now available to order Read More

Team Golf wins BMW ultimate driving challenge

Posted on March 11th, 2015

A number of sporting celebrities competing in the BMW New Zealand Open participated in a different sort of challenge – driving a fleet of BMW models as part of a series of skill tests at Read More

Daimler AG wins recognition from Women’s world car of the year

Posted on March 11th, 2015

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class won both the luxury car segment in Women’s World Car of the Year and achieved the overall Supreme Award for 2014 and judges on the panel of the international awards this week Read More

All-wheel-drive variant tops new B-Class range

Posted on March 10th, 2015

Mercedes-Benz New Zealand Ltd has announced pricing for the newly revised B-Class which features enhancements to the interior and exterior, as well as redefined design and equipment lines. The line up for the New Zealand Read More

Auckland looking at electric car sharing

Posted on March 9th, 2015

Auckland transport has released a request for proposal – seeking an operator to roll out a huge car-sharing scheme, using plug-in electric cars. The proposed scheme would initially have 250 – 300 vehicles which AT Read More

A racing car for the road: 911 GT3 RS

Posted on March 4th, 2015

Porsche says it has once again broken down the barrier between sports cars and race cars by releasing the new 911 GT3 RS at the Geneva Motorshow. Orders for this car are now being taken Read More

New Passat is Europe’s 2015 car of the year

Posted on March 4th, 2015

The new Volkswagen Passat sedan and station wagon which is due to launch in New Zealand in May, has just won Europe’s “Car of the Year 2015” The announcement was made on the afternoon before Read More