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Field of Dreams – Honda ZR-V e:HEV review

Honda ZR-V e:Hev review NZ

Fieldays is a popular agricultural annual event held in Hamilton. Not only is it filled with everything a farmer could want or dream of, but it’s also become a bit of a car show for NZ distributors to display their wares – farmers drive cars too. Admittedly, Honda’s sleek new ZR-V SUV and Fieldays don’t […]

Impressions that last in the new all-electric Volvo EX90 SUV

Volvo EX90 NZ

Remember the cool, smooth touch of the polished pebble you picked up during that beach walk many summers ago. Or the velvety feel of your old bottle-green armchair, and how the gentle resistance of its tiny fibres created a slight friction against your fingers. The way our minds can hold on to tactile memories is […]

The all-new BMW X1 M35i xDrive

A performance model with unmistakable M character is taking its place at the top of the new BMW X1 range. The new BMW X1 M35i xDrive builds on the spontaneous driving pleasure that lies at the heart of the compact Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) concept with an injection of the dynamism, agility and precision for which M models are […]

Less is more – new Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 4MATIC first drive

2023 Mercedes-Benz GLC review NZ

Originally launched in 2016, the Mercedes-Benz GLC rapidly became the German luxury brand’s biggest selling SUV. Boasting over 2.6 million happy customers and topping category charts, are certainly milestones that are tough acts to follow, so in short, the second generation has to be good – thankfully, it is. Let me get one thing straight […]

The Skoda Roadiaq EV

Skoda Roadiaq

The Škoda student concept car has been the highlight of the apprentices’ training at the Škoda Vocational School since the 2013/14 academic year. With the support of their tutors and experts from all departments, they design and build their very own dream car. 29 apprentices have now completed the ninth student concept car, the Škoda […]

All-New KONA – Bigger. Bolder. More Refined.

all-new Kona

The bigger, bolder and more refined all-new KONA is out to set a new small SUV standard, with its futuristic design and spacious and versatile cabin packed with leading-edge technology. New-Generation KONA 2.0 petrol and 1.6 turbo AWD are available at launch, with Hybrid and EV variants set to follow after. An EV-led design for […]

Hybrid Hilux confirmed for New Zealand early 2024

A key element in the decarbonisation plans of Toyota will be the introduction of a hybrid electric Hilux in early 2024. Toyota New Zealand has set itself an ambitious target to reduce the tailpipe carbon dioxide emissions of its portfolio of cars, utes and vans by a minimum of 46% by 2030. While the company […]

Aston Martin to create ultra-luxury high performance EVs

Aston Martin has hit the accelerator on its ambition to create the world’s most thrilling and highly desirable electric performance cars, with the formation of a landmark new supply agreement with world-leading electric vehicle technologies company, Lucid Group, which will help propel Aston Martin’s high-performance electrification strategy and its long-term growth. The proposed agreement announced […]