NEWS

Phantom – Ultimate Offroad Camping Style?

It’s not likely we will ever see these vehicles gracing NZ roads and backcountry, but they sure attracted our attention reading their press release. There is not much in the way of detail, but their website makes for interesting reading. Phantom Adventure is a brand that represents high...

Ashburton 4WD Park

ASHBURTON 4WD PARK – A NEW PLACE TO PLAY! It started as a plan by Environment Canterbury to close off a section of the Ashburton – Hakatere River to everyone, walkers, cyclists, and 4x4s – from October to January every year to protect the Black-Billed Gull breeding population. Among other...

Jaguar I-PACE Named Car of the Year

Jaguar I-PACE Named New Zealand Car of the Year The Jaguar I-PACE has been named the 2019 New Zealand Car of the Year – the first time a fully electric vehicle has received the accolade. Members of the New Zealand Motoring Writers’ Guild made up of over 20 professional journalists...

Introducing the New Land Rover Defender

 World-class expert off and on-road: New Land Rover Defender redefines breadth of capability, all-terrain ability is beyond question, on-road comfort adds to its character This is the new Land Rover Defender. An icon reimagined for the 21st century, it is clever, capable and safe for all...

Jaguar I-Pace Wins Germany’s Most Famous Car Award

Jaguar I-PACE Wins Golden Steering Wheel Award For Best SUV Jaguar’s all-electric performance SUV has won Germany’s most famous car award, the Golden Steering Wheel. The I-PACE triumphed in the Mid-size SUV category, ahead of the Audi Q3 and Seat Tarraco. Designed and developed in the UK...

Stunt Land Rover Defender Stars in Bond Movie

Land Rover puts fans inside the New Defender on the set of No Time To Die, the 25th official James Bond film, in a teaser video released to announce its continued partnership with EON Productions. Footage captured during filming of the upcoming movie gives a unique, behind-the-scenes view...

New Sports Model Joins Ford Everest NZ Lineup

New Ford Everest Sport 4WD to join award-winning Everest Line-up. The Ford Everest Sport 4WD will join the line-up for MY2020, bringing the first new variant to the line-up since the award-winning nameplate’s introduction. The New Everest Sport 4WD adds an athletic, uniquely styled and...

Volvo Introduces New Electric XC40 SUV

Fully Electric Volvo XC40 SUV Heralds New Electric Future and Does More with Less Sometimes less really is more: the forthcoming battery-powered Volvo XC40 SUV, Volvo’s first fully electric car, proves that Volvo cars can be made even better by taking certain things away. The advance of...

A Safe Pair of Hands

New 3D-Printed Glove Set to Reduce Injuries for Automotive Workers Engineers from Jaguar Land Rover are working on the next generation of protective workplace clothing – a lightweight 3D-printed glove which could help better protect employees from the threat of a musculoskeletal disorder...