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  • Full steam ahead for Veteran Vehicle Run

    A selection of veteran cars gathered at the Octagon in Dunedin for the annual Dunedin-Brighton Veteran Vehicle Run. Now in it's 68th year, the event draws many antique automobiles from around the region which have travelled the route many

  • Show draws colourful mix of vehicles

    Car enthusiasts mingled with mountain bikers in Queenstown yesterday at Coronet Peak’s Car-nival. The event, which kicked off several summer events at Coronet Peak, saw more than 30 classic, race and electric cars and motorbikes arrive at

  • Peugeot packs the future

    There’s an all-electric member of Peugeot’s latest 208 hatchback, and David Thomson has been checking it out. WHAT’S NEW? When Peugeot’s engineers began work on the latest 208 compact hatchback, th

  • So easy to glide away in Mazda EV

    Mazda has joined the electric cause with its new MX-30, and its clean-green credentials extend to far more than its means of propulsion. David Thomson reports after a spell behind the wheel of the flagship Takami variant.