Scottish rally sensation Alister McRae successfully defended his King of Millen's Mountain title at the Leadfoot Festival in Hahei today, clocking a blistering time of 49.15secs in his Vantage Subaru.
A new high technology Suzuki Swift Sport with improved efficiencies, higher performance and upgraded specification has landed in New Zealand.
A comprehensive engineering programme by Suzuki has given the new third generation Swift Sport a real edge in the performance hatchback sector and moves the car to the next level as a genuine hot hatch with class-leading features.
Subaru Brand Ambassador Braden Currie teamed up with good mate and fellow professional athlete Dougal Allan to dominate the two-day Red Bull Defiance multisport event, in Wanaka.
Subaru of New Zealand achieved a new annual sales record of 3343 vehicles in 2017 – 684 more than 2016 – equating to a huge growth year for the quintessentially-Kiwi All-Wheel Drive brand.
Suzuki rounded off 2017 with yet more New Zealand awards for its recently introduced five-door Swift and Ignis models.
The new generation Suzuki Swift, New Zealand’s best selling light car, has been awarded a top ranking in independent new car safety standards.
The stylish, capable Subaru XV was named the 2017 AMI Insurance NZ Autocar magazine $30K-$45K class winner at an awards ceremony in Auckland. For Subaru New Zealand the accolade is welcomed as it acknowledges the Subaru XV as the technology-laden, safety-stacked package it provides for Kiwi drivers.
This year is one that will be entered in Subaru of New Zealand’s record books, as the company has recently sold its 3000th vehicle in 2017, which is an all-time record for the niche, All-Wheel Drive brand.
Suzuki has been deemed the most reliable car in New Zealand according to a recent automotive survey by Consumer New Zealand.
It's been a while coming, but the Astra arrived in New Zealand with considerable award-form: in Opel guise it was the European Car of the Year for 2016.