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New Suzuki Jimny Safari Variant puts on a Bold Face

Suzuki Media Release  June 2021 Added enhancements to the styling and even greater versatility are keys to a new Safari edition based on the JX version of the award-winning fourth generation Suzuki Jimny. Available in limited supply and exclusive to the New Zealand market, the Safari...

Special Edition Ford Everest BaseCamp Comes to New Zealand

 Ford Everest BaseCamp  FORD MEDIA RELEASE AUCKLAND, June 2021 – With more and more New Zealanders exploring the great backroads of the country and choosing off-roading adventures, the Ford Everest makes the perfect companion. Capable, safe and comfortable on or off road, the Everest is...

Volvo Cars to Be Fully Electric by 2030

VOLVO MEDIA RELEASE 03/03/2021 Volvo Cars is committed to becoming a leader in the fast-growing premium electric car market and plans to become a fully electric car company by 2030. By then, the company intends to only sell fully electric cars and phase out any car in its global portfolio...

Volvo say Technology can Reduce Distraction

Volvo Cars safety experts say: use technology to support drivers and reduce distraction The rise of smartphones and touch screens inside cars has sparked a growing debate around the dangers of distraction behind the wheel. But Volvo safety experts say that distraction is a fact of life...

Land Rover Defender – by Bowler

THE ORIGINAL LAND ROVER DEFENDER SILHOUETTE LIVES ON: LAND ROVER GRANTS BOWLER A LICENCE TO USE ICONIC SHAPE LANDROVER NZ NEWS RELEASE 4 November 2020, Coventry, UK: Land Rover has given Bowler permission to produce vehicles using the classic Defender shape in the next phase of...

New Toyota Hilux Resonates with Kiwi Customers

Media Release 3 November 2020 In just four weeks, more than 1900 customers have rolled into Toyota Stores across the country to get their hands on the new 2021 Hilux. Toyota New Zealand Chief Executive Officer, Neeraj Lala said one month does not define success, however, the initial...

Ford Releases New Ranger Wildtrak X

FORD NZ NEWS RELEASE 20 October 2020 AUCKLAND – Ford New Zealand is thrilled to announce the arrival of the Ford Ranger Wildtrak X, now at Ford dealerships around the country. The Ford Ranger line-up continues to bring New Zealand customers greater choice and personalisation, with more...

Hilux Mako designed to eat small fry for breakfast

MEDIA RELEASE 28 September 2020 A bespoke Hilux to take on rival utes Mako sharks swim in most oceans. Yet this te reo-named shark is Kiwi as – just like the new Hilux Mako special launch edition which will be built to order at Toyota’s Thames Vehicle Operations, just a few metres from...

Ford Ranger FX4 MAX Makes a Statement

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, 18 September 2020 The first-ever Ford Ranger FX4 Max will make its New Zealand debut in early 2021, delivering customers a new factory-built, fully warranted Ranger with extended off-road capabilities inspired by the Ford Ranger Raptor. With specialised suspension...