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4 August 2023
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The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado 2024: A Confluence of Heritage and Modernity

A comprehensive review of the Toyota Land Cruiser Prado 2024, encompassing its rich history, modern innovations, and what makes it stand out in today’s SUV market.
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4 August 2023
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Toyota’s Revamped Land Cruiser 70 Set to Grace New Zealand Roads Once Again

Toyota New Zealand reintroduces the iconic Land Cruiser 70, merging traditional rugged design with modern enhancements. Discover the legacy, features, and what this return means for local auto enthusiasts.
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19 July 2023
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Hyundai’s Radically Transformed 2024 Santa Fe to Make Waves

Discover the radically revamped 2024 Hyundai Santa Fe, seamlessly blending city elegance with robust outdoor utility. Arriving in New Zealand in early 2024, this SUV promises unmatched versatility and luxury.
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27 June 2023
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New Hybrid Hilux confirmed for early 2024

The hybrid Hilux will have a 2.8-litre turbo diesel engine and six-speed automatic transmission and comprises an additional 48V battery, electric motor-generator, and other components.
27 May 2023
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Limited Edition Subaru WRX 2.4T AKA Unleashed in New Zealand!

Brace yourselves for the upcoming release of the highly anticipated Subaru WRX 2.4T AKA special edition. This limited edition model, named after the Japanese word for red, will be exclusively available in the New Zealand market. With only ten units available, this is a rare opportunity for performance car enthusiasts to own a piece of iconic Subaru history.
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28 April 2023
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Own a frequently stolen car? Here’s how you can avoid losing yours

According to recent reports, car theft is on the rise in New Zealand, with certain models being particularly targeted by thieves. If you own a car that is frequently stolen or want to protect your vehicle from potential theft, we’ve got you covered. Here are some practical tips to help you avoid becoming a victim and keep your beloved car
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5 April 2023
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2023 Top Selling Cars – Ford Ranger Dominates and BYD Shines

In the competitive New Zealand automotive market, Ford Ranger reigned supreme in March, selling 1,333 units, while Toyota’s Hilux ranked second with 834 units sold. Notably, Toyota has limited its Hilux imports to maintain lower fleet emissions. Electric vehicle (EV) sales in New Zealand continue to surge, with 2,656 battery electric vehicles (BEVs), 515 plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), and 2,503 hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs)
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21 March 2023
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Lexus RZ is the future of electrification

The Lexus RZ 450e is Lexus’ completely new, designed from the ground up, battery electric vehicle (BEV), and local pricing has now been confirmed. Lexus is accelerating its BEV development with a new approach as the marque continues to lead the charge when it comes to electrified options. Specifically, it will develop next-generation BEVs by 2026, with a focus on
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