Ford readies for life with new ‘flagship’

Posted on April 13th, 2015

In communications to journalists leading up to the launch of the new Mondeo, Ford NZ’s communications manager Tom Clancy called the car their ‘flagship’ – a sure sign Falcon is now pushed very much into Read More

BMW NZ pulls off April 1 trade-in

Posted on April 1st, 2015

Most April fools day gags have a pay off of laughs, but BMW New Zealand’s 2015 effort included rewarding someone with a new car. The ‘joke’ allowed Tianna Marsh to swap her 15-year old Nissan Read More

Pricing revealed for CLA shooting brake line up

Posted on April 1st, 2015

Mercedes-Benz passenger cars has announced pricing and specifications for the three variants of the CLA shooting brake that it will be available to customer order in New Zealand dealerships. The CLA 200 shooting brake produces Read More

Exclusive dealer track days for RC F Carbon

Posted on April 1st, 2015

The newly launched RC F Carbon coupe will be available by order only from Lexus dealers; meaning each car ordered for New Zealand will come with a degree of personalisation to suit the buyer. “Making Read More

Mini NZ joins charity run

Posted on March 31st, 2015

Mini New Zealand has again partnered with organisers of the Pork Pie Charity Run and is throwing its support behind the bi-annual event which gets underway this Easter. Starting in Kaitaia on Friday and finishing Read More

Deputy principal wins Mazda2 at Auckland Zoo

Posted on March 30th, 2015

Auckland Zoo and Mazda have announced the winner of the Meerkats in a Mazda2 competition, intermediate school deputy principal Wendy Naidu Naidu texted in the correct number (432) of meerkat soft toys that were in Read More

China produces i3 knock-off, fools no one

Posted on March 25th, 2015

Can’t quite afford a new BMW i3? How about a knock-off. A Chinese motorcycle company has released a car that carries a striking resemblance to BMW’s electric city-car. The Jinma KWM2200 is a low-speed electric Read More

43% of all electric cars sold last year

Posted on March 25th, 2015

A report by European researchers has revealed how quickly the world is taking up electric cars, with 43% of all electric powered vehicles ever produced sold last year. But, according to the report by the Read More