Twin test ignites season

Former national rally champion Neil Alport, driving a Ford, will also  line up this weekend, Catherine Pattison reports. After 2020’s lack of motorsport events, the country’s competitors will be treated to an absolute feas; Read More

Electric car creates interest at Clubsport

The LVVTA driven by Duncan Cairncross, of Gore, contesting the autocross event at round three of the Evolution Motorsport ClubSport Championship at Teretonga Park, near Invercargill on Sunday. A HOMEBUILT; Read More

Motoring ‘Very collectable’ Japanese models take centre stage

Bill Richardson Transport World workshop team member Darren Robbie with a Mazda 323 4WD, one of the highlights of The Evolution of Japanese Cars exhibit. WHEN Darren Robbie was young, people usually did n; Read More

‘Grandma’ no getaway car but still good for rallies

Colin Winter polishes a lantern from his 1900 Wolseley (nicknamed Grandma), in preparation for the National Veteran Car Rally in Gore this weekend. PHOTO: GREGOR RICHARDSON ; Read More

Perfect for Playing Pink Floyd or Led Zeppelin - Pat's 1966 Mark 4 Zephyr

Owner: Pat CurryFrom: Invercargill When and why did you buy it? About 15 years ago. I always wanted a Mark 3, but this one came along cheap.; Read More

Dunedin ahead of curve in EV uptake

Dunedin continues to lead the charge in electric vehicle numbers. There are 931 electric cars registered in Dunedin, part of the 21,829 registered nationally, Ministry of Transport statistics to August show. At a meeting yesterday,; Read More

Retro fire truck inspires smiles all around

The unofficial Lawrence Gamecock Fire Brigade is due to start restoring its classic 1959 Karrier Gamecock appliance soon, led by (from left) chief Jude Gamble, Steve Wither (top), Phil Cummings, Tim Dickey and Paul Wilson. Sam Chapman was absent. ; Read More

NZTA moves to stamp out dodgy seatbelt repairs

Vehicle warrant of fitness inspectors alarmed at illegal repairs of seatbelts have forced action from authorities. The New Zealand Transport Agency has rushed in more powers to catch out the dodgy belts - but scepticism remain; Read More

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