Nissan celebrates 20 years of the ‘curry hook’

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Posted on March 23rd, 2016
Posted on March 23rd, 2016

While talk these days may focus on more complex technology – such as autonomous cars, safety technology and electric cars – Nissan is celebrating a slightly more humble piece of vehicle engineering. The company issued Read More

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Japanese car companies working on ‘anti-hacking’

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Posted on March 23rd, 2016
Posted on March 23rd, 2016

Japanese car companies are working to find ways to block increasing cases of vehicle hacking – and are finding some success. Panasonic has developed a device to monitor signals sent between electronic control units inside Read More

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Aussie developed show cars a hint at facelifted ute?

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Posted on March 23rd, 2016
Posted on March 23rd, 2016

The covered have come off two Australasian designed and built show vehicles, Colorado Xtreme and Trailblazer Premier, at the Bangkok Motor Show. Holden itself says the vehicles give customers a strong hint at Chevrolet and Read More

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McCaw signs with Mercedes

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Posted on March 22nd, 2016
Posted on March 22nd, 2016

Kiwi-icon Richie McCaw has a new way of getting around – when not flying helicopters that is – joining Mercedes Benz as a ‘Friend of the Brand’. The 2016 New Zealander of the Year’s vehicle Read More

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RNZAF and AA keep charity convoy rolling

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Posted on March 21st, 2016
Posted on March 21st, 2016

The classic trucks and cars participating in this year’s Variety Trillian Bash have survived thousands of kilometres in the past week thanks to an AA service vehicle and a mechanical crew from the Royal New Read More

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Drivers over 55 years least tolerant of mobile phone use

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Posted on March 21st, 2016
Posted on March 21st, 2016

Researched conducted by an insurance company finds drivers who are more tolerant of others’ bad habits on the road are more likely to be guilty of poor road behaviour themselves. IAG, which trades under the Read More

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Electric car, sans the battery

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Posted on March 21st, 2016
Posted on March 21st, 2016

A Japanese university has revealed an electric car with something normally crucial missing – the battery. Toyohashi University of Technology and Taisei Corp unveiled on Friday the first electric car that can run without a Read More

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For sale: The $1 Lambo

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Posted on March 21st, 2016
Posted on March 21st, 2016

A near-new Lamborghini Huracan Lp610-4 has gone on sale on TradeMe for just one dollar. But as you can imagine, it comes with a catch. The 2015 supercar, which has less than 1000km in the Read More

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