Fresh platform, engines, a new interior … same retro appeal and a premium price to match the upmarket air. That’s the new Mini.
One is production ready, the other a concept... and both are definites for New Zealand.
The compact sports utility charged with lifting Lexus’ presence here has finally been fully unveiled.
Stepping down from Maserati’s V8 Quattroporte to the new V6 delivers more of a change in sound than sizzle.
The name is an abuse of grammar. But the car itself is a breakthrough for Kia; a first step that feels like a giant leap.
Ford New Zealand might be seeking to make a fast buck from the final hurrah from performance arm FPV.
The replacement for the M3 convertible promises to be equally hard-edged as its predecessor... and also as hard-headed, which has consequences.
New vehicle sales kept on trucking in March … quite literally, in fact.
There’s probably a place here for BMW’s new range-topping X7 large sports utility vehicle – one day.
Today we tell how a clever concept that has left ‘em laughing around the globe was made in New Zealand... in 21 days.
The second-oldest contender in the one-tonne ute sector is soon to be replaced – and there’s optimism from Nissan here that the still-under-wraps new Navara might give the sector leaders something to think about.
And still they come – being the last of the mainstream brands to bring a new vehicle to the compact utility sector shouldn’t hinder Nissan.
A more upmarket look, a more downmarket price – that’s the story behind the mid-life facelift for the cheapest Lexus offered here.
Old name, new attitude – Hyundai’s latest New Zealand-bound medium sedan is unveiled. The distributor talks of its potential here.
We’re back to the block – Kia NZ says the new-generation Soul lifts its confidence about where this sole-surviving cubist now fits.
The Golf GTI has just been improved … but then, for a little bit more, there’s the Golf R. Hard call?
Rally stages and race tracks ... you know the Subaru WRX has historically performed well on those arenas. How about a Coromandel driveway?
Subaru says the new WRX bids goodbye to boy racers – they’ve got to be kidding, right?
Volkswagen has just released range-extender and pure electric versions of New Zealand’s favourite European car – which is coming here?
The first Audi sports utility vehicle to bear the vaunted RS badge has arrived.
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