Classic Motorcycle Mecca set to open

Posted on November 8th, 2016
Posted on November 8th, 2016

Classic Motorcycle Mecca is gearing up to open to the public. Transport World says the opening on November 23 from 10am coincides with the visit of global motoring superstar Guy Martin to Invercargill and the Read More

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No end in sight for Kiwi used car boom

Posted on November 7th, 2016
Posted on November 7th, 2016

The increased consumer confidence in the New Zealand passenger car market has seen the second highest number of used passenger car arrivals for 2016 in October. Used passenger car arrivals tallied 14,913 the second highest Read More

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Car insurance premiums to drop 80%

Posted on November 2nd, 2016
Posted on November 2nd, 2016

Insurers should brace themselves for a drop of up to 80% in car insurance premiums, as technology disrupts one of the mainstays of the industry, according to research from Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Morgan Read More

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Decline in young Kiwi drivers

Posted on November 1st, 2016
Posted on November 1st, 2016

Fewer people aged under 40 are learning to drive, new statistics show. About 3.5 million people in New Zealand held a driver’s licence in 2012, but by June last year that figure had dropped by Read More

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Car insurance industry to disappear by 2030?

Posted on November 1st, 2016
Posted on November 1st, 2016

A new book predicts constant, real-time changes to risk premiums, and the disappearance of the car insurance industry by 2030. Dr Michael Naylor, a senior lecturer in insurance at New Zealand’s Massey Business School, has Read More

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Pokemon Go results in fatal accident and conviction

Posted on November 1st, 2016
Posted on November 1st, 2016

A driver in the first vehicle fatality in Japan linked to playing the popular smartphone game ‘Pokemon Go’ was sentenced yesterday to 14 months in prison. Keiji Goo, a 39-year-old farmer, was convicted of negligence Read More

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Toyota recalls 5.8 million more cars

Posted on October 27th, 2016
Posted on October 27th, 2016

The world’s biggest carmaker, Toyota, is recalling another 5.8 million cars worldwide over potentially faulty air bags made by supplier Takata. The models include the Corolla and the Yaris subcompact models, most of them sold Read More

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Big Boys Toys on this weekend

Posted on October 26th, 2016
Posted on October 26th, 2016

Hear that noise? It’s the sound of the 2016 Big Boys Toys’ lineup of great and crazy cars warming up for this weekend’s event. Whether it’s super power you’re seeking or something completely different, this Read More

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