Living with a Holden Volt – part one and two

Posted on March 20th, 2014

Car and SUV recently handed back Holden’s Volt plug-in electric/hybrid vehicle after a two-month extended test drive. Why did we do this? Because we already knew we liked the vehicle. We drove it on arrival Read More

Snow Park partners with Audi

Posted on March 20th, 2014

The new Snow Park ice driving experience, which is starting its operation near Wanaka in July 2014, has announced that it will officially partner with Audi. “It is the only ice driving experience in the Read More

How do you give a driverless car a ticket?

Posted on March 18th, 2014

The Department of Motor Vehicles in California is scratching it’s collective head on how to regulate vehicles that rely on computers and not people to drive them. The Federal government is years away from developing Read More

Student’s racing car bound to Exscite

Posted on March 18th, 2014

A Formula SAE racing car designed, built and raced by Waikato University students will feature in a new exhibit in the Waikato Museum. The Formula SAE car will be on display in the museum’s Exscite Read More

Benz rules social media

Posted on March 18th, 2014

According to a survey Mercedes-Benz is now the most successful automotive brand on social media. On Facebook it gained the most fans amongst all vehicle brands, with more than 3.2 million new users last year. Read More

Toyota gives customers an Edge

Posted on March 17th, 2014

Toyota has released a special edition of the 2014 Hilux with unique graphics, 17” alloy wheels and an array of accessories. According to Toyota the special edition 4×2 Hilux Edge gives owners a sportier look, Read More

Red Bull illustrates 2014 technology changes

Posted on March 14th, 2014

Formula 1 team Red Bull has released a video clip on YouTube with it’s drivers Sebastien Vettel and Daniel Ricciardo explaining the differences between the new car they will drive this season, and the old Read More

First drive 2014 Toyota Corolla sedan

Posted on March 14th, 2014

Toyota has completed its Corolla trifecta with the arrival of the 2014 sedan which it says will be available in three grades and will be priced at the same amount as the equivalent hatch. Although Read More