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  • Mike Walsh, chief executive of VTNZ.Walsh delighted with VTNZ win

    VTNZ has been given a warrant of fitness by its staff.

  • Dealerships take out awards

    Two car dealerships have been named as some of the best places to work in New Zealand at last night’s IBM Kenexa Best Workplaces Awards.

  • grandcherJeep pulls in towing title

    The Jeep Grand Cherokee has been named as a top towing vehicle by

  • Skilled job vacancies up

    Online vacancies for skilled jobs increased by 0.6 per cent in September and were up by 10.1 per cent for the year.

  • bmwVersatile and sporty appeal

    BMW’s new X4 is set to appeal to buyers who want “high levels of versatility and premium motoring."

  • Mark Berry, chairman of the Commerce Commission.Lending rules 'clarified'

    The high court has released a judgement that further clarifies the rules lenders must comply with when charging credit fees.

  • 26256245455MTF’s views on judgement

    The high court’s second judgement in the Sportzone Motorcycles case – relates to various fees charged in 39 loan contracts.

  • Autofile, Oct 21: Special issue – IMVIA gala dinner

    The latest issue of Autofile magazine includes an eight-page lift-out of the IMVIA’s silver anniversary celebration at Auckland’s Pullman Hotel. We bring you dozens of great pictures and some stories from the night. Plus: In-depth industry news and views.

  • 34454IMVIA’s night of celebration

    The Imported Motor Vehicle Industry Association’s silver anniversary gala dinner was a great success.

  • David Vinsen’s dinner speech

    David Vinsen, chief executive of the IMVIA, looked back over the past 25 years during his speech at Auckland’s Pullman Hotel on October 17. Read some edited extracts of it.

  • mixandmingleMix and mingle

    GALLERY: About 420 people attended the silver anniversary celebrations of the IMVIA. Here are some photos of attendees.


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  • 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.

  • Takeover time extended

    Dorchester advises that acceptances have been received which, together with the company’s existing shareholding, represents 86.9 per cent of the shareholding in Turners Group.

  • genesisSedan shines safety light

    Hyundai’s Genesis luxury sedan is entering the market with a five-star safety rating.