Aston Martin returns to the Formula One grid in 2021
New Bentayga Hybrid
Bentley embraces sustainable future with new Bentayga Hybrid
Refreshed Audi Q5 set to impress
Bentley Sleighs the Competition with "The Reindeer Eight"
SIXT and the new mobility movement
Confirmed for New Zealand
CUPRA's high performance range bound for our shores in 2021
Enhanced Jaguar F-Pace SVR: premium performance
The Classic: Lamborghini Diablo
Automobili Lamborghini and Lady Gaga Team Up
Home Race Scheduled for Team Porsche New Zealand.
Le Mans-winner Earl Bamber has joined forces with Official Porsche Centres of New Zealand.
Shane van Gisbergen on Winning Bathurst
Shaun caught up with Shane following his Bathurst victory
Cool Cars: Episode 18 | Giltrap TV
This week on Cool Cars we talk to Bathurst winner Shane van Gisbergen, take a look at the new Bentley Pikes Peak Continental GT, and Cafe 66 is back and at a new location!
Aston Martin DB11 V8 Drive | GiltrapTV
Could this be the best DB11 for New Zealand roads?
2021 Bentley Bentayga | GiltrapTV
We take a look around the new Bentayga, now at Bentley Auckland.
McLaren 620R | GiltrapTV
The road-legal version of McLaren's GT4 race car is here - the 620R
Global Deliveries of Pikes Peak Continental GT Limited Edition
Cool Cars: Episode 19 | GiltrapTV
This week on Cool Cars we look at how Skoda are turning that thin blue line just a little bit greener, the news on the new McLaren Artura. Plus a couple new arrivals - the 620R at McLaren Auckland, and the new Bentayga at Bentley Auckland.
Bigger, more practical, more efficient, more intelligent – The all-new Caddy is ready for take-off
SKODA New Zealand, proud to support the New Zealand Police
All-new Artura confirmed
All-new Artura confirmed as McLaren’s next-generation High-Performance-Hybrid supercar
Track prowess for the road. The new Lamborghini Huracán STO
Sharper, sportier, and more efficient. Introducing the new generation Audi SQ5 TDi
Back to the Future as Stephan Winklemann returns as President and CEO of Lamborghini
Sophisticated enhancements announced for new Land Rover Discovery
Half a century in the service of safety
Bowler reimagines classic Land Rover Defender
V8 adds performance edge to Bentley Flying Spur
New Bentley Motorsport Collection launched in time for summer
The new Bentley Motorsport Collection boasts the perfect gift for your favourite racing enthusiast. Featuring a variety of apparel and accessory items, the new range has something that will appeal to Bentley fans of all ages.
New Jaguar E-PACE: Dynamic, Electrified, Connected.
Cool Cars: Episode 17 | GiltrapTV
In this edition of Cool Cars, the McLaren 765LT is here, we chat to 6-time IndyCar Champion Scott Dixon, and we hook up the Audi e-tron for a real-world test.
Scott Dixon, 6-Time IndyCar Champ: Interview | GiltrapTV
Shaun caught up with Scott following his 6th IndyCar Series win.
Hunter Finds the Spoils
Six-time IndyCar Champ Scott Dixon wasn't the only grinning kiwi at the St. Petersburg street circuit over the weekend. Compatriot Hunter McElrea was also victorious in the Indy Pro 2000 support series; claiming his maiden victory in the...
New Kia Stonic compact SUV heading for NZ
Kia’s compact SUV offering is set to extend in 2021 with the arrival of the all-new Stonic.
Senna Ride-On joins McLaren’s junior supercar line-up
Available to order through McLaren UK, the new Senna Ride-On adds to the fun-sized range of Mclaren supercars for kids, following on from McLaren P1 and 720S ride-on releases.
Nanoleaf adds Hexagons light panel tech to colourful range
Nanoleaf’s array of brilliantly colourful, fully customisable light panels has expanded with the new Hexagons range.
Jaguar Land Rover Reveals New Noise Cancelling Tech
New noise-canceling technology is designed to remove unwanted road and tyre sound from the cabin.
The first of several planned electric vehicle models from Swedish manufacturer Volvo has begun production in Europe.Find out more
Cool Cars: Episode 16 | Giltrap TV
This week on Cool Cars the Lamborghini Essenza is at Monza, we check out the Porsche Cayenne GTS and Dan Carter pops in for a chat with 66 Magazine.
Buying a Ute: Your Must-Have Guide
Big, grunty and practical - the ute is as much a part of Kiwi culture as 8 wire. A favourite of hardworking tradies and farmers, utes are trusty packhorses for tools, livestock and weekend sporting gear. That’s why finding the right ute...
Buying a Compact SUV? Know The Top 5 Features To Look For
Compact SUVs are arguably one of the hottest car models on the market today. With their higher ride, sporty designs and smaller engine sizes, they’re pushing out hatchbacks in popularity and are more affordable than larger SUVs.
Performance figures for new McLaren 765LT confirmed
It’s official. The McLaren 765LT performance figures are astounding.
We deep dive into Audi’s new electric drive architecture and EV quattro systems that see optimised torque distribution mated with zero tailpipe emissions to satisfy drivers keen to conquer terrain but add only tyre prints behind.Find out more
The 3D Lamborghini puzzle we all need right now
Wondering how you’ll be able to call a Lamborghini Huracan EVO your own? Puzzle no more.
Cool Cars: Episode 15 | Giltrap TV
This week on Cool Cars the McLaren 765LT is put to the test, we check out Nissan's Z Proto, and also let you know how you can get FREE coffee and a bite to eat every Saturday morning at 119 Great North Road.
Nissan Z Proto points way forward to all-new Z coupe
Nissan has signalled its intent to launch an all-new generation of the iconic Z car. The Z Proto concept coupe gives us our clearest picture yet of what the next Nissan sportscar could look like.
Aston Martin DBX: Time Machine
Grand tourer? Offroader? Sports car? How about d) all of the above? The new Aston Martin DBX represents the best of… well, every world.
New Zealand’s Brendon Hartley has claimed his second victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.Find out more
Cool Cars: Episode 14 | Giltrap TV
On Cool Cars this week we unveil and drive the Aston Martin DBX. We also check out the new Kia Sorento and give you the chance to win the all-new Samsung Z Fold2.
Aston Martin DBX - How does it drive on New Zealand roads?
We introduce and drive Aston Martin's first-ever SUV in New Zealand - The all-new DBX! The DBX has 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 putting out 550hp that will put you from 0-100km/h in just 4.5 seconds. So how does this all-new super-luxury SUV...
Aston Martin DBX - Walkaround | GiltrapTV
The all-new 2021 Kia Sorento - Walkaround | GiltrapTV
Shaun takes us for a walkaround of the all-new 2021 Kia Sorento and lets you know why we love it so much.
Available with rear or all-wheel drive and multiple battery and all-electric drivetrain options including a long range variant with up to 510km (WLTP) running, the Enyaq iV represents the next generation of Škoda vehicles and is the first...Find out more
Cool Cars: Episode 13 | GiltrapTV
On Cool Cars this week it's all about new arrivals! The Golf GTI TCR has arrived at Giltrap Volkswagen, the Audi R8 V10 Performance has landed too. Plus the all-new all-electric Skoda ENYAQ iV has been unveiled, and we take a look at our...
Sophistication meets sport
Now available in both Avant and sedan body styles, the facelifted Audi A4 has arrived, boasting a sportier, more sophisticated style.
Plug & Play... or Just Play
Porsche Panamera offers best in class performance either way.
McLaren Unveils All-New Architecture
A less ‘tubby’ tub will be at the heart of McLaren Automotive next generation of electrified Supercars. McLaren Automotive CEO, Mike Flewitt, has unveiled the brand’s all-new, flexible, lightweight vehicle architecture which will underpin...
Bentley has unveiled a variety of intricately detailed scale models of the Continental GT, designed to appeal to fans of all ages.Find out more
Logitech delivers all-new G923 Racing Wheel & Pedal Box
The new Logitech G923 Racing Wheel and Pedal Box set features a new force feedback system, delivering next-level realism and performance for sim racers everywhere and in every discipline.
New Porsche Panamera achieves lap record at the Nürburgring
An all-new Porsche Panamera has covered the 20.832 kilometres of the famed Nürburgring Nordschleife in exactly 7:29.81 minutes, making it the record holder in the ‘executive cars’ category.
Cool Cars: Episode 12 | GiltrapTV
On this edition of Cool Cars we catch up with Simon Evans following his stunning "Lockdown Showdown" effort to win the Jaguar I-PACE eTrophy. We also check out Audi's new A3 and S3 line, the Aston Martin DBX is tested ahead of it’s arrival...
Bond DBS Superleggera Bound for New Zealand
To celebrate the forthcoming 25th James Bond movie, No Time To Die, Aston Martin have created 25 special editions of the DBS Superleggera and Aston Martin Auckland have secured one for New Zealand.
Benefiting from a redeveloped, driver-focused cockpit and a powerful 2.0-litre TFSI engine outputting 228kW, the new Audi S3 Sportback furthers the legacy of the premium compact sports model which began 20 years ago.
Aston Martin resumes AMR Young Driver Academy programme
As motorsport tentatively springs back into life across the globe, Aston Martin has announced its AMR Young Driver Academy is making a return to the track.
Dixon on the front row for Indy 500
Scott Dixon will start his Indianapolis 500 campaign on the front row after recording the second-quickest qualifying speed of 371 km/h on the famed speedway in America’s mid-west.
Simon Evans wins The Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Championship.
Blending absolute luxury with absolute power, the newly unveiled Bentley Bentayga Speed represents the pinnacle of the Bentayga SUV family and showcases both the precision of Bentley’s hand-built craftsmanship and its focus on impeccable...Find out more
Cool Cars: Episode 11 | GiltrapTV
This week we take a look at the Aston Martin DBX and Lamborghini Essenza, chat to kiwi driver Liam Lawson, go off-road in the Land Rover Defender and much more!
NEW Land Rover Defender OFF-ROAD 4K | GiltrapTV
The Fast Charger
Audi builds its cutting-edge e-tron electric vehicle portfolio further, with the newly announced Audi e-tron S and e-tron S Sportback, delivering dynamic driveability and energy efficiency in one premium package.
New Zealand’s first DBX rolls off the St Athan production line
Aston Martin celebrated a significant milestone recently, with the first completed example of its forthcoming luxury SUV, the DBX, leaving the production line of its new purpose-built manufacturing facility in Wales.
Both Mitch and Simon Evans are in serious contention to win their respective classes in what is being billed as the most intense final series in motorsport history.Find out more
McLaren and Gulf Oil sign strategic partnership
A newly announced partnership between McLaren and Gulf Oil International Ltd reunites two renowned brands that have previously shared successful histories and ventures together.
Back on the Top Step
Young kiwi driver Liam Lawson has bounced back from a series of non-finishes to finish on top of the feature race podium at the British Grand Prix round of the F3 World Championship.
Hunter McElrea scores his first Indy Pro 2000 Podium
Young Kiwi Racer Hunter McElrea has finished second in the final race of the weekend at Mid-Ohio.
The Essence of Lamborghini
The camouflage has come off Lamborghini’s super-exclusive, track-only hypercar: the Essenza SCV12.
Giltrap Audi Charges into the Lead
Giltrap Audi will soon have a 175kW DC fast-charger on site, meaning an Audi e-tron EV can be charged from zero to 80% in under 40 minutes.
Between them, they have conquered two of the world's greatest races…and on more than one occasion. So how did the Porsche Taycan fare at the hands of Greg Murphy and the Bamber Boys?
Cool Cars: Episode 10 | GiltrapTV
In this episode of Cool Cars we get our first look at the new Land Rover Defender, launch the Lamborghini Huracan EVO RWD down-under and Nissan unveiled the Ariya EV.
The NEW Land Rover Defender | GiltrapTV
The new Defender is here! We take a look at the first one to arrive at Archibald and Shorter.
Join Lamborghini Auckland and special guest Greg Murphy for our first-ever virtual launch. We will be giving away an OPPO FIND X2 Pro to one virtual attendee.Find out more
Lamborghini Auckland showcases Huracán EVO RWD to fans virtually
Lamborghini Auckland's showroom went digital this week for the virtual launch of the new Lamborghini Huracán EVO RWD.
The Audi RS Q3 is here
Available as both a compact SUV and SUV coupe, the new RS Q3 and RS Q3 Sportback deliver outstanding sports performance in a package that remains practical for the city and beyond.
The Standard Bearer gets even better
The pinnacle of Lexus design, technology and sumptuous styling, updates to the latest LS sedan – a model which traces its lineage right back to the very first Lexus – have been revealed to a global audience.
Nissan turns out a new Leaf
With a drivetrain inspired by the physics-defying GT-R sports car, the Ariya will join the Leaf, which is the world’s most popular electric vehicle, in Nissan’s growing zero emission line-up.
Cool Cars: Episode 9 | GiltrapTV
In this edition of Cool Cars, a new look for the Bentley Bentayga, Audi unveils the Q4 e-tron Sportback, and we take a look at Lamborghini's latest hybrid hypercar. It was also a winning weekend for New Zealand drivers in Europe and the...
Lamborghini Sián Roadster
With only 19 examples being made Lamborghini have unveiled their new limited-edition 819 HP Roadster
Lawson dominates Race 2 in Spielberg for maiden F3 win
Liam Lawson got his and Hitech Grand Prix’s title challenge underway in stylish circumstances with his first FIA Formula 3 win in Race 2 at the Red Bull Ring.
Aston Martin style on two wheels
Aston Martin has partnered with revered motorcycle manufacturer, Brough Superior, in order to develop the AMB 001 performance bike.
Audi unveils a new look for the Q5
The mid-size SUV gets even better
Lamborghini & Tecnomar reveal new motor yacht
Automobili Lamborghini and The Italian Sea Group present the worldwide premiere of ‘Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63’, the Tecnomar fleet’s new motor yacht available in a limited edition in reference to Lamborghini’s 1963 foundation.
The End of an Era
After more than a decade in production, the final example of the Bentley Mulsanne has been completed, signifying the end of an illustrious and extraordinary lifespan.
Cool Cars: Episode 8 | GiltrapTV
What a list on Cool Cars this week! We take a look at the new-look Jaguar F-Type, Volkswagen's Touareg V8 and Golf GTI TCR, and the Lamborghini SCV12.
Bentley reveals tech behind unique rotating display
A further symbol of Bentley’s prowess in combining the latest in engineered thinking with traditional craftsmanship and precision, the Bentley Rotating Display provides Continental GT and Flying Spur owners with thee unique designs in one...
Next-gen Golf GTI
The forthcoming eighth generation Volkswagen Golf GTI will underline its stereotypical sporty and engaging character with an all-new Vehicle Dynamics Manager system for even more performance.
Most powerful Lamborghini V12 ever breaks cover
The new track-only Lamborghini SCV12 Squadra Corse hypercar makes its worldwide debut after a gruelling test regime.
Range Rover marks 50 years of all-terrain luxury
Range Rover celebrates 50 years of pioneering innovation, refinement, and go-anywhere all-terrain capability with the introduction of the new Range Rover Fifty.
Twenty-five years after they stunned Le Mans by winning the famous 24-hour race on their first attempt, McLaren have marked the occasion with a homage to the roadgoing version of the F1 GTR that conquered a sodden Circuit de la Sarthe in...Find out more
The new Jaguar F-TYPE
More beautiful than ever and embodies Jaguar design DNA in its purest form
The Golf GTI TCR limited edition
The GTI is about to be overtaken
Dixon Wins Season Opener
Scott Dixon has hit the ground running in his return to the rack track, winning the season opener in Texas.
Cool Cars: Episode 7 | GiltrapTV
On Cool Cars this week: all the info on how to be in to win one of 10 trips for four to Queenstown, the all-new Porsche Taycan is now in the Giltrap Porsche showroom, a first look at the only McLaren Senna LM in Australasia, and we chat to...
The Porsche Taycan | GiltrapTV
Shaun shows us around the all-electric Porsche Taycan, now in the showroom at Giltrap Porsche.
The Cupra Tavascan Electric Concept has been named a winner at the Automotive Brand Contest 2020, honouring the best brands and design in the automotive industry.
SEAT launches innovative SEAT Subscribe service
SEAT has launched a new first-of-its-kind car subscription service for New Zealanders.
Kiwi racer tops the charts as US series returns to the track
Bruce McLaren’s life and achievements remembered
McLaren Automotive marked the 50th anniversary of Bruce McLaren’s death with a private ceremony at the company’s Woking, UK, headquarters on June 2, 2020.
50 years ago: On 14 June 1970, Porsche achieved its first overall victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans with the 917. At the wheel: Hans Herrmann and Richard Attwood.
DB5 Production Resumes
Aston Martin DB5 production resumes after 55 years as build work begins on DB5 Goldfinger continuation cars at Aston Martin Works.
Cool Cars: Episode 6 | Giltrap TV
This week on Cool Cars, Porsche's new Targa, Bentley's Continental GT V8 has arrived at Bentley Auckland, and we check out the second generation of the car inspired by Elvis Presley's beach buggy.
Automobili Lamborghini and the LEGO Group have partnered to produce the LEGO® Technic™ Lamborghini Sián FKP 37: a 3,696 piece, 1:8 scale model that embodies the unmistakable power and stunning looks of the hybrid Lamborghini super sports...Find out more
Bentley Continental GT V8
Immense power, exquisite luxury: the Bentley Continental GT V8
The most powerful Lamborghini produced, in LEGO® Technic™
Automobili Lamborghini and the LEGO Group recreate the Lamborghini Sián FKP 37
All-new Nissan Juke lands in NZ
The all-new Nissan Juke has landed in New Zealand, with updated looks and equipment, but still retaining the unique character that ensured its disruptor status among small SUVs when it first launched.
McLaren and Forza join forces to keep fans on the road
New #DriveatHome initiative asks gamers to share their ultimate McLaren snaps from Forza Horizon 4
Strong demand for its widest-ever range of SV models drives Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations division to record sales for the 2019/20 fiscal year, with New Zealand sales outstripping global figures.Find out more
SVG Clean Sweep
Shane van Gisbergen takes Supercars points lead after dramatic clean sweep
Interactive live stream opens Audi’s design lab to all
Audi’s latest interactive discovery tour of its design studio shows fans all over the globe how its design team develops the Audi look-and-feel of the future.
Porsche 911 Targa breaks cover
Porsche reveals new Targa iteration of the 992-era 911, complete with signature automatic roof system.
50th Anniversary Nissan GT-R Revealed
Nissan and Italdesign together unveiled a wild take on the GT-R to celebrate the nameplate's 50th anniversary.
Flagship Volvo XC100 SUV rumoured for 2023
Reports suggest Volvo will develop a battery electric coupe-style SUV that will rival Range Rover in terms of luxury fit and finish.
The new Audi RS 7 Sportback: High performance at its most beautiful.
This is the second generation of the high-performance model and it is more unique than ever before.
Audi presents the fourth generation of the RS icon
Audi NZ unveils the newest member in their high-performance RS range, the Audi RS 6 Avant.
Ricciardo joins McLaren
Daniel Ricciardo to drive for McLaren from 2021.
On Cool Cars this week, we move to Level 2 and the doors are open across the Giltrap Group - Bentley has opened its doors too, they are back building cars in their factory in Crewe. We take a look at the new Porsche Macan GTS, and hit the...Find out more
Cool Cars: Episode 4 | Giltrap TV
This week on Cool Cars we look at the new Volkswagen T-Cross, an all-new Lamborghini, the Porsche 992, and Max Verstappen drives the Aston Martin Valkyrie.
Bentley Motors resumes production
Bentley Motors looks to come back stronger than ever as a team of over 1700 at the company’s Crewe headquarters begin a phased strategy to ramp up production once again.
New Land Rover Defender: the definition of durability
Like the legendary models before it, the all-new Land Rover Defender is built for adventurous hearts; an icon reimagined for the 21st century and still existing within a category of its own.
First Drive: Porsche Macan GTS
The invitation to experience the first drive of Porsche’s new Macan GTS as New Zealand moved out of Lockdown was music to Steve Vermeulen’s ears. And as an inaugural on-road experience for Level 2, it certainly didn’t disappoint.
VW Dominate Design Awards
Volkswagen’s forthcoming ID.3 EV model line dominates this year’s Automotive Brand Contest 2020 with highest scores, while the new Golf Mk8 and ID. SPACE VIZZION concept vehicle also receive awards at the internationally renowned design...
Lamborghini Huracán Augmented Reality Launch
Automobili Lamborghini has become the first automotive company in the world to utilise Augmented Reality technology in the launch of a new model.
Bentley X Breitling
Bentley and Breitling celebrate 17-year partnership with stunning new timepiece
Audi to depart DTM, focus on Formula E
Audi AG has signalled its intention to thoroughly realign its motorsport strategy, with a shock departure from DTM touring cars announced following the 2020 season.
Polestar Precept a declaration of things to come
Polestar – the electric carmaker partially-owned by the Volvo Car Group – has revealed a stunning new concept in the form of the Precept luxury sedan. The new concept model foreshadows the official unveiling of the electric carmaker’s...
Škoda Type 990 ‘Hajaja’
Station wagon ‘Combi’ models are a firm part of the modern Škoda line-up: a tradition which began in the early 1960s. One lesser-known wagon, however, is Škoda’s prototype ‘Hajaja’, which was based on the utilitarian 1000 MB.
Vice x Taycan
The Porsche Taycan is featured as 'Vice Asia' challenges the stigma around electric vehicles.
Skoda Kamiq arrives in NZ
Škoda says the all-new Kamiq SUV, which has now arrived in New Zealand, sets the benchmark for space and comfort in the compact crossover.
Greg Murphy on Racing Local | GiltrapTV
Cool Cars: Episode 3 | Giltrap TV
This week we catch up with Greg Murphy to chat e-racing, check out the Kia Stinger, Audi RS5 and Skoda Karoq, and drive in to our Motorsport archives with Larry Perkins.
Cool Cars: Episode 2 | Giltrap TV
This week the Porsche Taycan chases the EV crown, we look at which of this week's cool cars seduced Jay Leno, and the taxi driver who went from our backyard to winning at the Brickyard - plus much more. We also have details on how our...
Racing for Local Businesses
A new Kiwi-flavoured e-racing series, Racing Local, has already attracted formidable competition with the likes of Brendon Hartley, Hayden Paddon, Earl Bamber, Scott McLaughlin, Greg Murphy and plenty more.
Engineer, team owner, racer. Larry Perkins might be a V8 Supercars Hall of Famer who carved out an incredible career in touring car championship seasons that touched four decades.Find out more
Big Brother is Watching
Mitch and Simon Evans reveal what it takes to race around the world.
All-new Kia Sorento unveiled
Kia has revealed the all-new Sorento; the fourth generation of the Korean manufacturer’s flagship SUV. Featuring more space, connectivity and new all-wheel-drive technology, Kia says the new Sorento will raise the standard in the popular...
New Volkswagen Caddy: working classier
The all-new Volkswagen Caddy compact van is well suited to New Zealand light commercial needs, combining the abilities of a cargo-carrying workhorse, with user-friendly car-like attributes that make it a comfortable drive after hours as...
Watches for Winter
Showcasing exquisite detailing from the world’s top timepiece manufacturers, here are five of 66’s picks for the best men’s watches this winter.
Bentley’s Blower Continuation Series reaches an important milestone as the first CAD digital model that forms the blueprint for the classic race car recreation is completed by the Mulliner Classic team, working from their homes under UK...Find out more
McLaren Ventilator Challenge
COVID-19: McLaren supports the Ventilator Challenge UK
The Future of Aston Martin
The monumental challenges of COVID-19 haven’t deterred Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll from increasing his investment in Aston Martin from 16.7% to 25%.
From Pukekohe to Miami Vice
Danny Sullivan had gone from shovelling chicken manure to being the superstar of American racing. In 1986 he guest-starred in an episode of Miami Vice, which at the time was one of the biggest show on Television.
Double win for Porsche
With its local debut just over the horizon, the Porsche Taycan electric sports car is set to arrive on New Zealand soil with no less than two prestigious World Car of the Year titles already to its name.
If you think e-racing simply involves professional drivers playing Forza on their Xboxes, think again. This highly competitive, ultra-realistic form of motorsport involves all the stakes of real-life motor racing minus the threat of...Find out more
Lexus LF-30 Electrified
The LF-30 Electrified Concept, Lexus’ newest design study, stopped international media and public visitors alike in their tracks at last year’s Tokyo Motor Show.
McLaren Elva M6A Theme
McLaren’s Elva M6A Theme by MSO (McLaren Special Operations) external paint scheme replicates Bruce McLaren’s Can-Am conquering icon of 1967 in every detail.
Electrifying the Macan
Porsche’s popular compact SUV, the Macan, is set to become the performance vehicle manufacturer’s second dedicated electric model, showcasing an all new EV platform
Volkswagen’s new look arrives in New Zealand
Completing the final phase of one of the world’s largest rebranding projects, Volkswagen New Zealand has introduced the manufacturer’s new look to the local market.
This week we pay tribute to the late great Sir Stirling Moss, take a closer look at a couple of fire breathing McLaren long tails, Bentley introduce a whole new level of remote control - and of course we've got some epically cool cars lined...Find out more
The new Bentley Flying Spur has given rear seat occupants unprecedented control.
Sir Stirling Moss
The world says farewell to a Formula 1 legend.
Volkswagen uses 3D printing to produce face shields
Roderick ‘R.J.’ Hampton Jr has a plan. It’s an unconventional one, but he has the support of some of the biggest names in the game, as well as his close - knit family. And every game night out on the court, his teammates in the New Zealand...
Leading the Charge
66 Magazine sat down for an exclusive interview with Giltrap Group founder, Sir Colin Giltrap.
50 Years of Range Rover
Land Rover and Anthony Joshua celebrate Golden Jubilee for luxury SUV with unique snow art.
Defenders to the Rescue
Pair of 2020 Land Rover Defenders rescue stranded truck in Namib desert
Bentley Bentayga Speed - The World's Fastest 7 Seater | Giltrap TV
Shaun explains why the next step up to the Bentayga Speed is a private jet... Take a closer look at the world’s fastest SUV with a top speed of 306km/h, it offers an invigorating driving experience that both thrills and captivates. This car...
The New Audi A3 Sportback
Success model 4.0: the new Audi A3 Sportback
SKODA OCTAVIA RS iV
Introducing the first plug-in hybrid in the performance-oriented ŠKODA RS family
Aston Martin V12 Speedster
The Aston Martin V12 Speedster has made its global debut today, with just 88 examples of this puristic limited-edition model set to hit the road.
Lighter, more powerful, even more engaging – and uniquely McLaren: the new 765LT is revealed
New 911 Turbo S
Porsche presents the new-generation 911 Turbo S for unprecedented power, driving dynamics and comfort.
Introducing CUPRA's new Hybrid SUV
Jaguar F-PACE x Canon
The Jaguar F-PACE captured though the lens of the new Canon EOS C500 Mark II Camera.
The 2020 Golf GTI Revealed
Volkswagen have officially pulled the covers off the new Golf GTI.
The New Bentley Flying Spur | Giltrap TV
The all-new Bentley Flying Spur is the ultimate luxury Grand Touring sedan, offering the perfect fusion of performance-orientated agility and exclusive four-door, limousine-style comfort.
The New Land Rover DEFENDER – Unstoppable
Watch the new Land Rover DEFENDER fly into action in rehearsals for NO TIME TO DIE.
The Audi A1 Citycarver
Audi presents the Audi A1 citycarver, the most progressive compact model with the four rings
Evans Victorious in Mexico
McLaren Auckland at the Bathurst 12 Hour | Giltrap TV
In a few short years, the Bathurst 12 Hour has transformed from what some would deem a gentleman’s race for well-heeled privateers into a truly World Class Endurance Event at this incredible venue. The 2020 running marked the debut of...
The Aston Martin DBX | Giltrap TV
The countdown is on for the DBX’s arrival in New Zealand – but we couldn’t wait to share a close up look with Aston Martin’s stunning SUV which was on display at the Bathurst 12 Hour Race. The result according to Shaun is a car which is...
Earl Bamber at Bathurst 12 Hour | Giltrap TV
Earl Bamber is a bona fide Sports Car legend - two Le Mans 24 victories and a raft of titles as a Porsche works driver. He arrives at Bathurst this weekend with the #1 on the side of his 911 GT3 R...but he wasn’t behind the wheel for Earl...
Scott Dixon at Bathurst 12 Hour | Giltrap TV
In less than a week, Scott Dixon has gone from Daytona 24 Hour winner to Bathurst rookie. The IndyCar great has dreamed of racing at Mount Panorama for more than a quarter of a century...but nothing prepared him for just how daunting it...
New Zealand’s most successful rally driver, Hayden Paddon, recently released his autobiography Driven: My Story.
Nissan Leaf Nismo RC
Nissan shows off the head-turning Leaf Nismo RC on track
Greg Murphy Endorses Track Switch
The driver who once ruled Pukekohe believes Hampton Downs will be a fitting replacement for the ITM Auckland Super400 per a late change to the 2020 calendar.
Lowndes Teams Up With Bamber For Bathurst 12hr
Craig Lowndes teams up with Bamber and Vanthoor for Bathurst 12 Hour assault in a Meguiar’s backed Porsche 911 GT3 R
Taycan to Premier at Leadfoot
Porsche New Zealand is pleased to announce its first all-electric Sports Car, the Taycan, will be making its debut on New Zealand soil at the Leadfoot Festival on the 8th & 9th of February.
Sharp, Suited and Booted
On the surface, McLaren’s long and lovely new GT – the first car of its kind from the iconic manufacturer – is a departure from the established playbook. But upon closer inspection, perhaps it isn’t. Don’t be expecting a traditional take on...
New Rear-Wheel Drive Huracán Evo
Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive (RWD) puts driver at the center of the driving experience
The Limited Edition Aston Martin V12 Speedster
Aston Martin today confirms production of a strictly limited number of the stunning new V12 Speedster.
Steve Tompkins is the first to admit that he has the coolest job – driver training and racing for Aston Martin. On any day his office can be a Vulcan or even a Valkyrie. Recently he was in New Zealand to drive Steve Harrison's new Vantage...Find out more
600LT Hot Lap at Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park with Rob Garofall | Giltrap TV
McLaren didn’t hold back when they designed the exhaust system on the 600LT, Shaun Summerfield discovered (much to his joy) that even on regular ‘pump’ fuel the road legal racer is a fire breathing monster. Now some smoke to go with the...
Mitch Evans on Formula E | Giltrap TV
With the series raced on narrow city streets with near to zero run-off; Formula-E boasts close to zero margin for error. As a relative veteran of the series Mitch Evans knows this as well as anyone…but he also knows that no matter how...
SUV Coupé for the e-tron Family:
The Audi e-tron Sportback
McLaren celebrates its Kiwi roots
Two young engineers from New Zealand have arrived in England to begin an internship established in honour of McLaren’s Kiwi founder, Bruce McLaren.
2020 Kia Optima
Late last month, we got our first glimpse of Kia's updated Optima, complete with aggressive front and rear styling that looks like something straight out of Europe, not Korea.
Scott Dixon to drive an Aston Martin in Bathurst 12 hour
R Motorsport have secured a superstar line-up in their Aston Martin Vantage GT3 for next January's Bathurst 12 Hour with New Zealand's NTT IndyCar Series legend Scott Dixon teaming up with Rick Kelly. Giltrap Group are proud to back the...
Kelly, Dixon, Dennis to race Aston Martin in Bathurst 12H
R-Motorsport set to line up with Rick Kelly, Scott Dixon and Jake Dennis in one of their Aston Martin Vantage GT3 as part of an exciting new partnership with Castrol, BP and Giltrap Group to contest the Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour together
The Jaguar Project 8 | Giltrap TV
That Jaguar bosses signed off the Project 8 is a victory for engineers everywhere…and that we got to drive it at Hampton Downs was all the victory we needed.
New McLaren 620R sets the pace as road-legal version of McLaren GT4 race car
The New McLaren GT
Rewriting the rules of modern Grand Touring
The Porsche Cayenne Turbo S E-Hybrid Coupé | Giltrap TV
Porsche Cayenne has set the standard for sporting SUV’s since it first went on sale…now they have given it the Coupé treatment…with the typical Porsche magic. We take a closer look at the flagship Turbo S E-Hybrid.
Liam Lawson confirms plans to defend NZ Toyota Racing Series crown
The New F-Type
The new Jaguar F-TYPE looks more beautiful than ever and embodies Jaguar design DNA in its purest form
The McLaren GT | Giltrap TV
The McLaren GT is a unique interpretation of a modern Grand Tourer – mid-engined, but still boasting all the hallmarks of the traditional Grand Tourer…it’s also beautiful.
Archibald and Shorter Golf Day 2019 | Giltrap TV
Archibald and Shorter's annual Golf day for customers at the Omaha Beach Golf Club.
Lamborghini Huracán EVO Esperienza Amplificata | Giltrap TV
Lamborghini Huracán EVO…the Amplified Experience at Hampton Downs.
Our team at Archibald and Shorter have the absolute pleasure to offer something truly special to our new Land Rover customers. As a gift with purchase, you are invited to the stunning Kauri Bay Boomrock to experience all your vehicle has to...Find out more
Rather than regrets, Sir John Key remembers his time in Parliament as the most remarkable and exciting time in an eventful life.
Cool Cars and Coffee at Cafe 66
One of the best selections of cool cars hosted down at Queens Wharf by Giltrap Group.
DBX is here
Introducing the DBX... Aston Martin's first SUV in their illustrious 106 year history.
McLaren Pays Homage
New McLaren Elva is a 600kW brute paying homage to a Kiwi great.
The All New KIA Seltos
The Art Of Small SUV
Audi Reveals RWD R8
Audi unveils the 2020 rear-wheel drive R8 as a permanent member of the line-up
Van Gisbergen Chasing Le Mans Dream
Shane van Gisbergen is hunting a Le Mans 24 Hours drive as part of a plan to capitalise on a friendlier 2020 Supercars calendar.
The doctor is in
As Nano girl, Dr Michelle Dickinson is on an adventure, bringing science and all the explosions, flames and liquid nitrogen therein to kids everywhere.
New Nissan Navara Warrior
Engineered & Tested for ‘Down under’ Conditions
Once In A Lifetime
McLaren Auckland Sales Manager, Luke Neuberger, recently hosted 26 Kiwi owners in the United Kingdom on an amazing trip to attend the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the dynamic launch of the forthcoming McLaren GT and an exclusive visit to...
Digital Is The New Analogue
Bentley’s 100th birthday present to itself showcases the road ahead for the storied marque. Steve Vermeulen donned a paper party hat and went to Crewe to see the sensational EXP 100 GT concept vehicle for himself
An Icon Reimagined
After years of anticipation and speculation, the all-new next-generation Land Rover Defender has finally been unveiled.
The great Kiwi road trip might just about be the Volkswagen Touareg’s natural born setting. Which is pretty good going for a precision engineered SUV designed and built 18,000km away from Ohakune.
Saturday Morning SEAT
Tackling Saturday morning sport just got a bit easier, thanks to SEAT’s new seven-seat Tarraco, with extra space but not to the detriment of pace. Just don’t forget the halftime oranges…
Lamborghini partners with Mad Mike
Internationally renowned drift racer, ‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett, recently appointed global Lamborghini ambassador has taken a modified Huracán to this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.
Art, power and prestige make for the perfect marriage in the all-new Bentley Flying Spur. But with engineering and design expectations at such a pinnacle of perfection, interior design team leader, Brett Boydell, admits to many hours of...
Getting the WRC back in New Zealand It has taken a herculean effort, a stack of charm and crucially the financial commitment of a group of businesses who share our passion for this sport.Find out more
World premiere of the Porsche Taycan
Puristic design and fully electric drive
Facing some of the most capable premium sportscar competition it its 56-year history, Porsche’s eighth-generation 911 can’t afford to sit still. Steve Vermeulen gets behind the wheel of the latest Carrera 2S and finds it has no intention of...
Leading From The Front
A career in law beckoned the young Richard Izard. But he saw opportunity almost everywhere else. And through the years, opportunity has helped shape his love of the Bentley marque.
Hot New Thing
Hong Kong boasts 7.4 million people and two motorsport circuits. One is for radio control cars, the other exists for just 1 weekend a year. Steve Vermeulen joins Panasonic Jaguar Racing to understand how Formula E is helping change the face...
Rhythm & Blues
John Kirwan has fought hard, won big and lost openly. His career on the rugby field is unparalleled. His leadership on the sideline is controversial. His honesty in addressing mental health and wellbeing issues is bravery personified....
With his fifth IndyCar title secured, New Zealand’s Scott Dixon has now surpassed the on-track exploits of Michael Andretti to sit third on the all-time IndyCar winner’s list. A genius behind the wheel, Dixon is humble in his successes.
Breast Cancer Foundation
Breast Cancer Foundation continues to spread the word and save lives
When Simon Gault isn’t hard at work in a hectic restaurant kitchen, escaping aloft is something the famous chef has been passionate about since he was a teenager. We hitched a ride and went soaring high above the city in his sail plane.Find out more