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Unlike any other, indeed – Ferrari unveils four-door Purosangue

After years of rumours, renderings and speculation, Ferrari has finally unveiled the Purosangue, the first four-door, four-seater car in its history. Yes, car, because they really want to detach the term SUV from it, even though it checks many of the boxes to be one. Maybe that’s why the marketing material says it is “Unlike […]

The Ferrari 296 GTB Launches in the South Island

South Island Ferrari customers and fans have been given a unique look at the new Ferrari 296 GTB at a special launch event in Christchurch. Hosted at the headquarters of renowned Canterbury based automotive detailing business, Avid Group, the chance to finally see up close Ferrari’s first V6 powered production car since the 1974 Dino […]

Mafia Muscle Car: Maserati Quattroporte GTS Review

Four doors. It isn’t the most exotic sounding name for a production car, is it? However, when you try translating it into Italian, you end up with “Quattroporte.” You have to admit, the Latin way sounds a lot more exotic. The Maserati Quattroporte with us for many a moon, bringing Maserati sports car thrills with […]

An engine so good, it’s a threepeat winner

The 3.9-litre V8 takes the International Engine of the Year Award for the third year running A record number of six awards The latest iteration of Ferrari’s turbo-charged V8 that equips, in various forms, all Ferrari’s V8-engined cars, has been nominated the best engine in the world for the third year running in the 2018 […]

Ferrari SP38 – A one of one.

The Ferrari SP38, the latest offspring from Ferrari’s One-Off programme, has been unveiled at Fiorano where, after the ceremonial handover to one of Ferrari’s most dedicated customers, the car was immediately put through its paces in a series of hot laps. Designed by the Ferrari Design Centre on the chassis and running gear of the […]

Challenge Accepted – Ferrari 488 Challenge that is.

Ferrari 488 Challenge in New Zealand The Ferrari Challenge is the widest ranging and most envied one-make series in the world and for the first time ever, it was held in New Zealand. Fittingly, Hampton Downs Motorsport Park played host to a weekend of high performance, high drama and ultimate luxury in an event like […]

Shmee150 – on Living the Supercar dream | Car-Tell

Shmee exclusive New Zealand Interview Tim Burton is an electronics salesman, a ski instructor, an analyst, an wait, Tim Burton is an absolute Social Media Motoring Giant. Over the past decade he has managed to amass a multi, multi, million amount of followers, has gained the respect of virtually ALL the Luxury and Performance […]

Modern Day Family Values

Ferrari GTC4Lusso T Review New Zealand It seems to me that modern day family life is not only getting unbelievably busy but it’s also getting more and more disjointed. What used to be a weekend, is now a series of ‘events’ and what used to be interaction, now seems to be a group of people […]