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  • jag66Heritage cars take to track

    Jaguar Land Rover has launched a heritage driving experience in England.

  • mustangNew Mustang touches down

    Photos from the Mustang Owners’ Convention held in Christchurch over Labour weekend.

  • Searching for Holden owner

    A nationwide search is under way for the first Kiwi to own a Holden. The first FJ was imported in 1954 and, as the marque celebrates 60 years, it wants to find its original customer.

  • Sergio Marchionne, chief executive of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.FCA to spin off Ferrari

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is hoping to take on Volkswagen and BMW by strengthening its position in the premium car market.

  • Heartland’s rating gets boost

    Heartland Bank has had its credit rating lifted a by Fitch Ratings with the agency impressed by its improved asset quality and stronger earnings.

  • Rick ArmstrongPedal power with Armstrong

    Auckland City Toyota is partnering with the Bike The Bridge.

  • Toll mooted for motorways

    Mayor Len Brown has released plans for a $2 toll to enter Auckland’s motorways. The charge, which may vary by time of day, is one of two options to fill a $12 billion funding gap.

  • modelsGreens champion EVs

    The government can show leadership by transitioning NZ’s vehicle fleet to EVs, says the Green Party.

  • Dodge62Mopar reveal modifications

    Check out a photo gallery of Mopar's fleet of modified vehicles, currently on show at SEMA.

  • All options must be on table

    All options for meeting Auckland’s transport needs should be considered, including reprioritising funding away from spending on motorways, says the Green Party.

  • Migration figures increase

    NZ’s immigration figures have hit another record high and have well-exceeded official predictions


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  • giltrapaudiDealers win awards

    Two car dealerships are some of the best places to work in NZ.

  • 26256245455MTF’s views on result

    MTF shares its views on the high court’s second judgement.

  • Rod Milner’s gala address

    Rod was presented with a supreme award in recognition of his work for and in the industry at the association’s gala dinner. Here are some edited highlights of his speech from the event:

  • Speeches and fun

    GALLERY: Comedian Jeremy Corbett introduced members of the industry before they gave speeches.

  • 6Guests at tables

    More than 400 people attended the IMVIA’s function.

  • Looking back at the IMVIA

    Bev Purchase and Malcolm Yorston received IMVIA long-service awards at the gala night. Plus: Peter Johnston, Dick Gray and some final words from Rod Milner.

  • 64564Book on imports

    Twenty-five years on and the history of New Zealand imported used cars from Japan has been revealed.

  • airbagAirbag recall widens

    More airbag recalls have prompted an urgent safety plea from the US Government.