Adventure inspires new season apparel and accessories from R.M. Williams

The very first R.M. Williams clothing items were created to hold up on long rides through the challenging Aussie outback. Ninety years on, great journeys continue to inform a range of enduring boots, apparel, and accessories.

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The new Porsche 911 GT3 RS is in the starting blocks

The Porsche 911 GT3 is getting a big brother: the 911 GT3 RS, the new top of the 911 line in terms of performance will celebrate its world premiere on 18 August.

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Porsche 911 Sally Special: one-of-a-kind piece for a good cause

Porsche and Pixar Animation Studios have unveiled a very special Porsche inspired by one of the most popular 911s: Sally Carrera, the famous car from Disney and Pixar’s animated film Cars. Like Sally Carrera, the 911 Sally Special is one of...

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Lotus Emira - NZ First Drive Video

This time the beginning of the end is something fantastic. Lotus could not have created a finer farewell to internal combustion

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Lawson set to make F1 Practice debut

Red Bull junior Liam Lawson is set to make his F1 debut at the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa. The young New Zealander, who has made an impression in Formula 2, is set to take to the track during the first Friday practice session.

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Fernando Alonso to join Aston Martin F1 team in 2023

Two-time Formula One champion, Fernando Alonso, will join Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One Team in 2023 on a multi-year contract, replacing the retiring Sebastian Vettel.

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Harman Kardon captures single-bar 3D sound with new Citation MultiBeam 1100

Premium audio brand Harman Kardon has combined Dolby Atmos and Multibeam technology to harness an immersive 3D sound performance from its all-new Citation MultiBeam 1100.

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Kowtow’s Spring 2022 collection inspired by the Avant Gardener

Taking as inspiration the belief that life can be brought to small spaces through the nurturing of the natural environment, Kowtow’s new season collection showcases nature in full bloom.

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Puma helps Porsche celebrate 50th anniversary of 911 Carrera RS 2.7

Sports footwear brand Puma has combined forces with Porsche to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7, creating a highly sought-after limited-edition sneaker for the occasion.

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Bentley Bentayga S | Drive

Sure, it delivers the sort of numbers usually reserved for a serious sports car, but until now, I’d always considered the Bentley Bentayga’s performance capabilities as something academic.

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Three for three for SVG at The Bend

A superb drive from Shane van Gisbergen extended the Kiwi’s march toward another Supercars Championship as he secured a clean sweep of races wins at Tailem Bend.

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Camilla and Marc SS22

Camilla and Marc’s new ‘Identity’ collection is one of considered aesthetic choices, an intentional representation of a modern wardrobe, an ode to the art of dressing well and an invitation to deeply consider the concept of who we are when...

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Lamborghini Inducted Into Automotive Hall Of Fame

His achievements are already the stuff of automotive legend; now, Ferruccio Lamborghini’s immeasurable contributions to the automotive industry have been recognised, with the Italian Icon being honoured among the most significant automotive...

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Aston Martin celebrates 100th anniversary of first Grand Prix entry with roaring return to the 1920s

A century on from its racing debut, Aston Martin’s original Grand Prix car today roared back to the French Grand Prix, for a thrilling celebratory lap.

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Škoda New Zealand and Ben Hunt win in the Hawke’s Bay

Škoda New Zealand and Ben Hunt has secured the first New Zealand Rally Championship event win of the partnership

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All-new Kia Niro embraces new design, sustainable materials

The all-new Kia Niro has been unveiled, showcasing a new exterior design and a spacious, minimalist interior that utilises premium, sustainable materials.

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Just launched: The Nothing Phone (1)

Intriguing start up tech company, Nothing technology have introduced its first smartphone and the gateway to its future connected and open product ecosystem.

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Polestar x Allebike collaboration results in limited edition Mountain Bike

Polestar have revealed the first undisguised image of their next model, the Polestar 3, and confirmed the brand’s first SUV will be premiered in full this October.

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Porsche’s electric road map revealed

Porsche is aiming for 80% of sales to be full EV by 2025 and will introduce an electric 718 model within the next three years.

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Evans and Bird soar to podium and points in New York City for Jaguar TCS Racing

Mitch Evans takes his sixth podium of the season for Jaguar TCS Racing at the New York City E-Prix and Sam Bird climbed an incredible eleven places to finish fifth

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'Wolf' returns as new Amarok revealed

Designed and conceived in Germany and Australia, and built in South Africa, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has unveiled the all-new Amarok.

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Bentley successfully completes first phase of female mentoring programme

Eight students have been mentored through the ‘Extraordinary Women’ programme, with mentors including entrepreneurs from sectors such as engineering, business and design, alongside academics and Bentley experts

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Lotus Emira V6 First Edition

The much-anticipated Lotus Emira V6 First Edition has arrived in New Zealand, albeit as just a teaser, pre-production, left hand drive example ahead of the first deliveries later this year.

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Tudor celebrates great expedition with new Ranger timepiece

To mark the 70th anniversary of the British North Greenland Expedition, Tudor is presenting the Ranger model, a tool watch celebrating the spirit of this daring adventure.

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Polestar Reports 125% Sales Increase For First Half Of 2022

Polestar (Nasdaq: PSNY), the premium electric performance car company, announces a robust performance for the first half of 2022

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The McLaren Auckland Performance Academy

Created for those wanting to dive into more in-depth and advanced driver coaching in their McLaren.

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Urus Charges To Lamborghini Production Record

The Lamborghini Urus has achieved a unique milestone at Sant’Agata: as the best selling car in Automobili Lamborghini history, and in the shortest time. The factory celebrating the completion of the 20,000th Urus just four years after the...

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Bentley's Continental Crowning Jewel

Described as the ultimate version, the Continental GT Mulliner is the most luxurious, dynamic and fastest of two-door grand tourers yet to emerge from Crewe.

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Shane Van Gisbergen wins rally of the far north

The weekend saw yet another Rallying victory for Giltrap Group sponsored driver, Shane van Gisbergen at the Rally of the Far North.

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Bentley announces Speed Six Continuation Series at Goodwood

Following the brand’s hugely successful Blower Continuation Series, 12 new Bentley Speed Six models will be handcrafted by Mulliner.

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Volkswagen New Zealand EV Line Up

Volkswagen has a roadmap, and the destination is carbon neutrality. Key to achieving this will be a range of electric vehicle Volkswagen has confirmed for New Zealand.

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Lamborghini celebrates engines of the present and future at Goodwood

Lamborghini celebrated their naturally aspirated engines by running three of their most aurally impressive models up the Goodwood hill this week.

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Porsche Penske Motorsport reveal the new 963 at Goodwood

Porsche and Penske Motorsport have collaborated to field two cars each in the world's leading two endurance series’

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The Volkswagen ID.4 has arrived at the Car Store

The all-electric model forms part of Volkswagen’s new electrified family of next-generation vehicles.

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Polestar Rings Nasdaq Bell To Celebrate Public Listing

Polestar, the Swedish electric car brand, has rung the famous bell at the Nasdaq stock exchange in New York City to celebrate its public listing. Polestar began trading officially under the ticker “PSNY” on 24 June 2022.

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Polestar 5 Lights up Goodwood with 650kW powertrain.

Polestar has shown and demonstrated a development prototype of the Polestar 5 in public for the first time at the 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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Kaleb Ngatoa takes his third S5000 victory at Hidden Valley

Kaleb Ngatoa has again proven he can tame the big S5000s taking his third win in the Australian series.

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Lamborghini celebrates Goodwood Festival of Speed with the Duke of Richmond

As Automobili Lamborghini heads to the 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed from 23 to 26 June, the Duke of Richmond takes time to drive the Lamborghini Huracán EVO and give his insight into the importance of the Italian super sports marque at...

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Giltrap Group announce alignment with BMX racer, Michael Bias

New Zealand has established a reputation for producing some of the most elite BMX athletes in the world. The Giltrap Group have aligned with one of our rising stars, Michael Bias

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Upgraded MY23 Silverado 1500 details released.

A fully reimagined interior includes a huge 13.4-inch diagonal colour touchscreen and 12.3-inch configurable instrument cluster.

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New Bentley Flying Spur S

Bentley will introduce two new Flying Spur S offerings at Goodwood. The S variant will denote an amplified driving experience for the luxury sedan

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Polestar to showcase Polestar 5 and BST Edition 270 Polestar 2 at Goodwood

Expect to get your first glance at the Polestar 5 prototype and exciting hand-crafted BST edition 270 Polestar 2 throughout the Goodwood Festival of Speed event, from 23 June

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SIXT revs up as Rally New Zealand partner

After a 10-year hiatus, the FIA World Rally Championship is back on Kiwi shores and this year it’s powered by SIXT.

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New Bentley Continental GT and GTC S focus on dynamic agility

The newly revealed S versions of the iconic Continental GT and GTC bring driving pleasure, sharp looks and a new V8 sports exhaust baritone to Bentley’s grand tourer.

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Land Rover partners with Women’s Rugby World Cup in New Zealand

In a newly announced global partnership, the Land Rover Defender will support the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2022, which is being played from October 8 to November 12 in New Zealand.

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Škoda announces new Kamiq Scoutline variant

The Kamiq SUV is the first component of the Škoda range in New Zealand to get new Scoutline trim additions.

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Nissan Z Pricing Confirmed for New Zealand

A proud past meets an exciting future: Get ready for Nissan’s newest iteration of the legendary Nissan Z

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Polestar 2 Order Book Open

Following unprecedented purchases of the Polestar 2 since its launch, the premium electric performance car brand, is now taking orders for the updated Polestar 2, which features new solutions connected to climate impact and transparency,...

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Audi shares exclusive reveal of Q4 e-tron, Audi’s fully electric all-rounder

Audi unveils a preview of the all new Q4 e-tron at Westfield Newmarket. The fully electric compact model is set to arrive in New Zealand early 2023.

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SVG confirms entry to the International Rally of New Zealand

One of the busiest wheelmen in the world, Shane van Gisbergen has confirmed he will contest the forthcoming International Rally of New Zealand behind the wheel of a Škoda Fabia WRC 2 car.

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Electric Vehicles: The Big Questions From Fleet Buyers

Our recent LinkedIn article looked at some commonly asked questions our dealership staff are fielding around EVs from private buyers.

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Restored ‘Half-track Fox’ Kombi

Volkswagen Classic Vehicles has just finished restoring a one-off T1 Kombi with chain drive, originally built for tough European alpine conditions.

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Electric Vehicles: The Big Questions From Private Buyers

We look at the common questions private buyers have around electric vehicles.

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Paco Rabanne introduces Olympéa Solar

Olympéa 2022 is coming. Rebooted and reprogrammed, a fragrance radically rewritten for the next decade and kicks off with Olympéa Solar.

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R.M. Williams celebrates 90 years

To commemorate the 90th anniversary the brand have special celebrations planned including limited-edition merchandise all with a focus on the ‘Legacy of Australian Craft’.

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EPOS Award-Winning Gaming Headset

H3PRO Hybrid headset boasts dual connection for simultaneous audio mixing, low latency gaming and up to 30 hours of wireless gaming – now also available in Ghost White and Racing Green

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Top Lotus Management share Vision80 with Uslot in NZ

Lotus Senior Management visit Lotus Auckland to share exiting Vision of Lotus Cars

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The all-new Škoda Fabia Monte Carlo

The launch of the latest Monte Carlo variant completes Škoda’s fourth generation range and will be the sole variant introduced in the upcoming New Zealand launch.

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The Bentayga Extended Wheelbase

Answering to a global shift in luxury vehicle body styles, Bentley have introduced a new Bentayga extended wheelbase as a luxury flagship with a swathe of new innovation and comfort features.

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Supercar, super demand: Lamborghini sales soar worldwide

Lamborghini’s fortunes continue to soar in the first quarter of 2022: the company’s best-ever quarter.

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Bruce McLaren inspired Elva M6A ready for NZ debut

The McLaren Elva M6A to make it’s New Zealand debut at The Car Store alongside Artura plug-in hybrid supercar.

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New ID. Buzz development documentary debuts on YouTube

For anyone wondering how Volkswagen created the electric ID. Buzz Microbus, a comprehensive new documentary covering the development work on the ID. Buzz and ID. Buzz Cargo has been released on YouTube.

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1:5 scale model Porsche Targa the personification of craftsmanship

This impressively detailed 1:5 scale Porsche 911 Targa was created using imaginative craftsmanship and improvisation, over 50 years before the advent of 3D printing would have seen off most of the challenges associated with the build.

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Jaguar TCS Racing reveal test car concept

Following Formula E’s global reveal of the championship’s all-new Gen3 race car, Jaguar TCS Racing also revealed the creative test car concept livery for its next generation of electric street racing.

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Standard Issue in partnership with Middlemore Foundation

Kiwi label, Standard Issue, are contributing woollen jumpers to children in need this winter

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Lamborghini produce the 20,000th Huracán

Already the most sold Lamborghini model in the company’s history, the 20,000th Huracán celebrates a significant milestone.

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Bentley’s “Dream Factory” continues to cut environmental impact

Figures from Bentley Motors’ “Dream Factory” in Crewe, reveal the British marque is on course to become the world’s most sustainable luxury car brand.

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Huffer

Since 1997, Huffer has successfully brought together fashion and functionality in its own inimitable way, delivering seasonal collections, technical outerwear, and unique print graphics that truly represent the brand as a bone fide Kiwi...

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Volkswagen ‘R’ Past, present and future

The Volkswagen ‘R’ brand turns 20 this year and while synonymous with limited run, high performance VWs in the past, ‘R’ virtues will be offered across more model lines than ever before in 2022.

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Lamborghini receives the Green Star 2022 award

For the second consecutive year Lamborghini is confirmed as one of the most sustainable companies in Italy

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Dream team

With the opportunity for owners to personalise their new Bentley Continental GT to create an exclusive and individual vehicle, the craftspeople at Bentley coachbuilder, Mulliner, are lending real tangibility to the phrase ‘dream car’.

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Giltrap Porsche Track Day | GiltrapTV

Our customers haven't just bought a Porsche they've bought into the "We Love Cars" lifestyle. We took our Porsche 911 customers to Hampton Downs International Motorsport Park, to put their Porsches to the test.

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Cool Cars: Episode 42

For this episode of Cool Cars we drive the all-new Kia EV6, take a look at the new Lotus Eletre, and a peek of the Aston Martin DBX707. Plus, Lamborghini reveals the new Huracan Tecnica.

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Newly revealed Lexus RZ accelerates brand to fully electrified future

The all-new battery electric Lexus RZ 450e has been unveiled, revealing the next stage in the brand’s electrified future.

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Buben & Zörweg luxury safe and watch-winders now available in New Zealand

Every Buben & Zörweg object has the rare gift of not only protecting valuable possessions in their beauty and function, but at the same time exponentially increasing the perceived joy of their presentation. The result: Fascination

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GoPro launches new Creator Edition

World renowned action camera manufacturer, GoPro, has launched an all-new HERO10 Black Creator Edition featuring enhanced capabilities, alongside its new Powered Control Grip, called the Volta.

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Omega celebrates Apollo 13

Omega celebrated the anniversary of the dramatic Apollo 13 space mission during April, and the Speedmaster Professional chronographs that played a vital role in the crew’s safe return home.

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Adidas and Allbirds forge unique collaboration

From the collaboration comes ADIZERO X ALLBIRDS 2.94 C02e – a running shoe with a carbon footprint of just 2.94kg CO2e/pair, without compromising performance

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Kia Carnival MPV named ‘Family Vehicle Of The Year’

The blend of style and practicality has seen Kia’s Carnival MPV awarded as the Family Vehicle of the Year by AutoGuide

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Lotus Unveils World's First Electric Hyper-SUV

With a promised of 0-100km/h in under three seconds, Lotus have confirmed that none of the brands legendary performance has been lost with the introduction of their first SUV…and a fully electric one at that.

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Giltrap withstands immense pressure to record first win

Marco Giltrap put in an epic drive to withstand massive pressure from Hugo Allan and record his first win in the Toyota 86 Championship.

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Details of Lotus Emira First Edition Revealed

A huge amount of specification and a huge amount of power can be anticipated from the forthcoming four-cylinder Lotus Emira First Edition.

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Aesop announces Rick Owens collaboration

Fashion icon Rick Owens and Aesop have combined powers to release a new limited-edition candle and travel kit collaboration.

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Chevy Silverado proves a winner

Since the launch of the new GM Specialty Vehicles (GMSV) brand in New Zealand in November 2020, more than 250 Chevrolet Silverado trucks have been sold around the country.

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Tiguan R fires up Volkswagen’s performance range

The Volkswagen Tiguan R has arrived in New Zealand, introducing Kiwi performance fans to an entirely new way of enjoying a dynamic, enthusiast drive experience.

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The All-New Audi RS3 Sportback: Drive | GiltrapTV

We got to take the third-generation Audi RS3 for a spin - whatever your speed or road conditions it is seriously quick...but also seriously fun.

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Ben Hunt joins ŠKODA New Zealand Rally Team

ŠKODA New Zealand and the Giltrap Group are excited to announce our new partnership with Auckland-based rally driver, Ben Hunt who will be racing the ŠKODA FABIA R5 rally car at the 2022 WRC.

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Final Aston Martin Vantage V12 revealed

It is unquestionably the end of an era as we prepare for the next Aston Martin Vantage V12. Sadly, the final swansong for most potent, most sonorous of the Vantage variants.

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Aston Martin 2022 F1 Official Safety Car

Luxury carmaker Aston Martin has formally been announced as supplier once again of the Official Safety Car to Formula 1 for 12 races of the 2022 calendar.

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Fully electric dealership delivery for Audi

An Audi RS e-tron GT has been delivered to a dealership via the country’s first fully electric transporter, the Fuso eCanter.

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Kathryn Wilson’s Autumn Winter collection

Committed to making footwear with a lighter impact, Kathryn Wilson is minimising its carbon footprint through an ongoing partnership with Carbon Click.

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Aesop launches new Exalted Eye Serum

Famed Australian maker of skin, body, and hair care products, Aesop has launched a new eye serum developed to offer vitamin-rich hydration and nourishment for the delicate skin around the eyes.

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Porsche announces special Macan ‘T’ designation

In adding a Macan T to the popular compact SUV range, Porsche has affixed the special model designation to a four-door vehicle for the first time.

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Bentley launches mentoring programme for female students

In support of International Women’s Day 2022, Bentley has held an ‘Extraordinary Women’ event in Crewe to launch student mentoring programme.

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Lamborghini Huracán STO Dynamic Launch | GiltrapTV

The Huracán STO is based on a true story. A story of motorsport success and passion. We were finally able to share that story.....

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Cool Cars: Episode 41

For the first episode of 2022 we drive the all-new Audi RS3, Polestar 2 wins the NZ Autocar 'Car of the Year', and The Car Store is open at Westfield Newmarket.

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A World First in New Zealand - The Car Store is Open

A world-first digitally-decorated interactive car showroom in Auckland's Westfield Newmarket allows shoppers to test drive and even buy their dream car while they are in the Mall.

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Due to arrive in New Zealand towards the end of 2022, the thoroughly redesigned new Nissan X-Trail has been unveiled in pictures.

With further specification details to be revealed closer to its New Zealand launch, the new X-Trail showcases a powerful new exterior look, including a ‘floating’ roofline and design cues which underline the SUV’s practicality.

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Volkswagen teases ‘near production’ sketches of highly anticipated 2022 Amarok

Destined to showcase a host of upgraded features, new design sketches of the forthcoming Volkswagen Amarok also detail improved off-road characteristics and a greater ride height.

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Sarah Holden, sustainability consultant and Director of Oxygen Consulting review on the Audi e-tron GT.

Sustainability consultant and director of Oxygen Consulting "who said sustainability wasn't fun!"

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Levis 501 launch recycled denim offering

Levis are extending their ‘buy better, wear longer’ philosophy with a new 501 offering made of organic and post-consumer recycled denim.

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Giltrap Group Motorsport: Team Update

Giltrap Group Motorsport driver Simon Evans has made a winning start to the Best Bars Toyota 86 Championship with four race wins over the opening two rounds of the series raced at the Highlands circuit in Cromwell and Mike Pero Motorsport...

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Camilla and Marc Liberté collection

Sexy, daring, risky, and most of all liberating – the Camilla and Marc Liberté collection is a moment to breath, to dare, to start again.

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Lamborghini's exclusive Space Key NFT

Limited to just five units, verified by an Non-fungible token identifier, Lamborghini have collaborated with a yet-to-be-identified artist to create the Space Key collector’s piece.

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Apple HomePod mini

Apple says its revised HomePod mini will deliver impressive sound, works seamlessly with iPhones, and features the intelligence of Siri and is the foundation for any smart home.

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RS 3 Sportback lands in New Zealand

In anticipation for the arrival of the all-new Audi RS 3 Sportback, a left-hand drive pre-production model has landed on our shores as an exclusive preview.

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Porsche Design | 911 S 2.4 Targa rebuild

For the past two years, Porsche Classic has been working on a unique project to celebrate its 50th anniversary: restoring a 911 S 2.4 Targa from 1972 – the year that Porsche Design was founded.

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Škoda celebrates the Monte Carlo Rally

The car manufacturer from Mladá Boleslav first took part in the second ‘Monte’ back in January 1912. Since then, many teams have put their faith in Škoda rally cars; the Fabia Rally2 evo won the WRC2 category at the Monte Carlo Rally in...

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Lamborghini celebrates record year in 2021

Automobili Lamborghini ended 2021 with a remarkable all-time record: 8,405 cars delivered worldwide, making it the company’s best year for sales ever.

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Audi powers on in gruelling Dakar Rally 2022

At the halfway point in the world’s toughest rally, Audi has six podium finishes in the daily results, reliably working electric drive systems, and is showcasing its racing e-mobility efforts in full competitive mode on debut.

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Inaugural Super GT series set to stun this summer

New for the 2022 calendar, Super GT brings cars from the global Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, GT4 and Ferrari Challenge categories together. The inaugural Super GT series will also see Kiwi ace Liam Lawson return home to complete demonstration runs...

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2022 Toyota 86 Series Preview

Following a positive foray into the competitive Toyota Racing 86 series in 2021 by Giltrap Group Motorsport drivers, Simon Evans and Marco Giltrap, the pair are looking forward to some close racing in 2022.

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ALL-NEW Kia Sportage - First NZ Drive | GiltrapTV

The fifth-gen Sportage takes Kia’s most popular model to a whole new level. It is bigger and better looking – but at the same time still delivers Kia’s renowned value and reliability.

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DBS Volante Drive | GiltrapTV

The Aston Martin DBS Volante is the ultimate Super Grand Tourer, combining the power of a Supercar with the level of luxury only a handbuilt car can offer.

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Auckland City Mission providing comfort this Christmas

The Auckland City Mission – Te Tāpui Atawhai has been at the forefront of helping shape lives for the better for 100 years.

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Come Back Home

Eight gold and five platinum singes; one double platinum, one triple. Eight New Zealand Music Awards, five ARIA nominations. Actor, burgeoning fashion icon, te reo champion. Survivor. Stan Walker.

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Pouring a Legacy

The idyllic island paradise of Waiheke boasts 100 vineyards, and of those 75 are set within Man O’ War’s sprawling grounds with the first vines planted in 1993. That experience and diversity of vineyards across Waiheke’s eastern point has...

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The Classic - Lotus Esprit

Perhaps the most famous Esprit converted into a submarine at the behest of its secret agent owner. But the history of and fanbase for Lotus’ original performance ‘wedge’ extends far beyond the illusions of movie magic.

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Kindred Spirits

Harman Kardon creates more than personal audio systems for your home, they are a trusted partner in developing bespoke sound systems for many of the world’s carmakers. The latest to leverage Harman Kardon’s expertise is Polestar and their...

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Callum Hedge Joins Team Porsche New Zealand For 2022

We are pleased to announce that the Scholarship driver for the 2022 season is Callum Hedge. Callum has graduated from competing in the 2021 Porsche Michelin Sprint Cup Challenge through the Team Porsche New Zealand program, to the Team...

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YY Nation Launches New Sneakers

YY Nation, a new sustainable shoe brand from New Zealand, is launching here and in the U.S. with its eco-friendly Legacy Footwear Collection, which includes the world’s lowest carbon footprint sneaker.

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David Beckham is Born to Dare in Tudor

What is it that drives David Beckham to achieve great things? Tudor watch’s new campaign centres around the spirit that defines David Beckham. The spirit of being Born to Dare

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Art Of Fusion: The Hublot Big Bang Meca-10

The Hublot brand has become synonymous in the luxury timepiece landscape, indeed, realising it’s a relative new brand to the category, comes as surprise to many. Founded in Switzerland, in just 1980, It’s rise to icon status has been as...

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Nissan concepts

With electrification at the center of long-term strategy, Nissan’s 2030 vision aims to deliver exciting vehicles and technologies that empower customer journeys and society.

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New NISMO GT500

Nissan and NISMO have unveiled a newly designed Nissan Z GT500 race car that will participate in the Super GT Series starting with the 2022 season.

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“There will be huge interest” – Transport Minister on the Polestar 2

Transport Minister Michael Wood was one of the first New Zealanders to get behind the wheel of the Polestar 2 this week, ahead of first deliveries of the all-new Electric vehicle.

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Bentley introduces GT Mulliner Blackline

The world’s oldest automotive coachbuilder, Mulliner, has unveiled a contemporary twist on ultimate luxury for the Bentley Continental GT and GT Convertible.

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SVG dons #888 at Bathurst

As Jamie Whincup looks to pull on the helmet for the final time as a full time driver and move to a management position within the Triple Eight racing team, Giltrap Group sponsored Shane van Gisbergen is bestowed the opportunity to race...

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Early Sportage successes for Kia

Kia says that pre-orders for its incoming fifth generation Sportage compact SUV have been flooding in, with customer enthusiasm to the all-new model “beyond expectations”.

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Kiwi Emma Gilmour announced as McLaren Extreme E Driver | GiltrapTV

McLaren Racing have announced Emma Gilmour as the team’s first-ever female driver who will compete for the McLaren Extreme E team in 2022.

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Lamborghini Huracán STO First NZ Drive 4K | GiltrapTV

“This isn’t only a tribute, it’s a love letter to natural aspiration…actually, forget love letter, try love song; a sonnet to Sant’Agata.”

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Best EV 2021 - Polestar

Polestar 2 - First NZ Drive | GiltrapTV

The tech buzz of Google's Android Automotive debut and a full $8625 clean car rebate were two of the big talking points ahead of the New Zealand launch of the Polestar 2. But spend any time in the driver's seat, and it's the minimalistic...

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Updated Audi A8 mixes tradition and tech

A sumptuous an innovative interior remains the central focus for the A8’s designers as Audi also introduces a new A8 L Horch long-wheelbase model to the Chinese market.

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Brendon Leitch exuberant after 24 Hours of Sebring battle

Kiwi driver’s team ends the rain-interrupted 24 Hours of Sebring with a DNF after a crash during hour 14, but Leitch thrilled with 2021 24H Series GT3 Pro championship win.

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SVG secures second Supercars Championship

Having outclassed a field of superb drivers this year, Giltrap Group sponsored driver, Shane van Gisbergen has secured his second Australian Supercars Championship and seemingly in peak form, here’s to more winning form from the storming...

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Land Rover Partners with the RWC for 2023

World Rugby and Land Rover have continued their ongoing collaboration join forces and confirmed Land Rover as Worldwide Partner of Rugby World Cup - France 2023.

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The Porsche Cayman 718 GT4 RS

The newest addition to the RS family is an uncompromising driver’s car designed to impress with its lightweight construction, extremely agile chassis set-up, sophisticated aerodynamics and unique soundtrack.

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The New Porsche Taycan GTS

Porsche introduces a third body version to its performance focused Taycan electric model range with the new Taycan GTS Sport Turismo.

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Bentley marks centenary of first ever customer car

Two years after the company was founded Bentley delivered it’s first customer car. A 3-Litre delivered to racing enthusiast Noel van Raalte in 1921, Sold for £1,150.

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Bentley Flying Spur Drive 4K | GiltrapTV

The colour is called Dragon Red, and yes, it is a statement – but then again, pretty much everything about this Bentley Flying Spur V8 is a statement. You struggle to find any part of this car that hasn’t been touch with Mulliner’s magic...

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New Tiguan Allspace

New Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

Versatility is the name of the SUV game in New Zealand and VW’s Tiguan Allspace is easily the brand’s most versatile SUV, no wonder the release of the latest model is so hotly anticipated.

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Aston Martin Valkyrie Production Line

First Valkyrie Customer Car Complete

Valkyrie is now in full production at Aston Martin’s Gaydon Headquarters. The era defining hypercar is described as the first true F1® car for the road.

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Polestar 2 arrive at New Zealand's shores

The award-winning EV is eligible for full Clean Car Discount in New Zealand with the Standard range Single motor starting at $69,990 NZD

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The Essence of Z-ness

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Time heals all wounds and, some day, we’ll all come to grips with Holden’s departure. In the meantime, GM have announced the launch of a new official merchandise store for the die hard GM and Holden fan.

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With less than three-months until the official launch of the all-new Sportage, Kia New Zealand has released more information about the range - revealing the price of all models in the line-up.

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Bentley Motors has been announced as lead sponsor for the second International Automotive Photography (IAP) Awards.

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Two British icons of their respective industries have combined their technical skills to produce an all-new handcrafted driving jacket for enthusiasts. But there is a catch…

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A quarter of a century after Audi debuted its premium compact hatch in 1996, the A3 returns with a bold new exterior and interior design.

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Not one, but two new performance focused Cupra models joined the New Zealand range recently, with the arrival of the Leon hatchback and Sportstourer.

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Popular Kia Cerato upgrades safety and style

The new Cerato – the first Kia model sporting the company’s all-new logo design, and a host of upgraded features besides – has now landed in New Zealand.

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The Final V12 Lamborghini Aventador

To be produced in a numbered series of 350 coupes and 250 roadsters, the Lamborghini Aventador LP780-4 Ultimae bids farewell in ferocious style to the longitudinally mounted, naturally aspirated Lamborghini V12.

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Following the exciting announcement Lotus will now be represented by the Giltrap Group in New Zealand, local pricing and specification for the stunning Emira V6 has now been confirmed.

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Taking the crown

Crownline has been touted as the most progressive boat brand in its North American home market. Now, Kiwi’s keen on getting out on the water in style as summer approaches can check out the Crownline range for themselves.

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Drawing inspiration from historical Fabergé pieces, the collection of Fabergé egg shaped, hoop and stud earrings, bracelets, gemstone statement cuffs and pendants perfectly channel 1800’s Romanov splendour.

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What does it take to design sophisticated car audio systems for a multitude of brands? And what might the world of in-car entertainment offer us on our commute in the decades ahead? Premium audio manufacturer Harman has the answers.

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Audi RS3 Sportback pricing and spec. confirmed

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Jaguar's XF in No Time to Die

Interested in seeing the latest Jaguar XF in action? Following on from a long line of vehicle reveals in the franchise, The XF’s first driving debut will be as a chase vehicle in the newest Bond film, No Time to Die.

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The Definitive Bond Car book you need in your life

66 Magazine contributor and BBC Top Gear Magazine Editor at Large, Jason Barlow, is also one of the world’s most qualified James Bond Car aficionados. His latest book, Bond Cars: The Definitive History is timed to coincide with No Time To...

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Liam Lawson confirmed for Formula 1 test with AlphaTauri

Giltrap Group supported driver, Liam Lawson, currently racing F2 and DTM has been confirmed as part of the AlphaTauri Formula 1 team’s Young Driver testing in Abu Dhabi, following the current F1 season.

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New Crane Brothers shirts for Spring and Summer

No amount of lockdown should deter you from dressing well and, as a return to the office and public gatherings beckon, the latest Spring/Summer ’21 button-down shirts from Crane Brothers will ensure you’re up to speed with the latest look.

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The new Bentley Continental GT speed sports exhaust by Akrapovič

A popular addition to the Bentley Continental GT has been a sports exhaust option. That solution gets all the more attractive with the collaboration between Bentley and legendary exhaust specialist, Akrapovič.

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Bentley Celebrates 70 Years of Design at Crewe

Bentley Motors is celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of its own Design department at Crewe.

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Merchant 1948 embarks on a fresh direction for spring

While exploring new colourways and fabrications, Merchant honours their ongoing commitment to exceptional craftsmanship and design with its robust construction and quality.

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New Christmas gift sets from Aesop

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Bringing the intangibles of luxury to life

In a yet-to-be-revealed location in Auckland’s leafy Parnell, planning for New Zealand’s most luxurious apartment development is well under way and there’s arguably no one more qualified at delivering it than Martin Cooper of Experiences by...

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Range Rover Sport SVR makes an impact in forthcoming James Bond film

Thanks to Range Rover and their Sport SVR model, there’s a strong ‘off-road’ component in the latest behind-the-scenes teaser for the next Bond film, No Time to Die.

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Liam Lawson takes DTM Championship Lead in Assen

Red Bull and Giltrap Group supported driver, Liam Lawson is making waves in Europe’s premier DTM touring car series, with consistent podiums all season the 19 year old from Pukekohe now leads the championship.

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Tudor announces new partnership with Sarah Hirini

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Allbird’s new Natural Run Apparel showcases the performance potential of innovating from nature’s laboratory — activewear designed to move with you, without going against nature.

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Renowned British sports car brand Lotus, is coming to New Zealand. The company which is about to launch a range of standard setting electric sports cars and SUV’s, has partnered with Giltrap Group.

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Cool Cars: Episode 36 | GiltrapTV

It's official, Lotus is coming to New Zealand! We check out the Final Edition cars, get on board with Jenson Button in the new Emira, check out the astonishing Evija, and Lotus' incredible EV future plans.

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Whether it's for work or relaxation, Bentley’s latest rear seat entertainment systems provide the ultimate automotive screen experience.

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Land Rover Defender Trophy Edition (US Market)

While it’s an American market only special, we can’t help but fall in love with the styling of the Defender Trophy Edition.

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Lotus Elise Final Edition: The light fantastic

2021 is the 25th and final year of production of the pocket rocket Elise as a fitting tribute to the popular model line Lotus are releasing two amplified variants.

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The Emira bookends over 70 years of petrol-powered Lotus vehicles before they transition to fully electric over the next few years. Thankfully, it retains all that’s made Lotus vehicles great to drive.

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Porsche reveals the Mission R motorsport design study

Blending real world performance with e-sports thinking, Porsche’s Mission R offers a not so subtle peek at motorsport programmes of the not so distant future.

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That the 2021 Formula E Championship is Jaguar Racing’s most successful season to date, is of little consolation to Mitch Evans.

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Cool Cars: Episode 35 | GiltrapTV

This week on Cool Cars, Bond is back and in an Aston Martin of course, we chat to Mitch Evans about coming so close to that Formula E Championship, and drive the plug-in Kia Sorento.

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‘Say It With Flowers’

The designers behind Kiwi fashion label twenty-seven names say their new collection for spring/summer is designed to evoke the feeling when the doorbell rings and the opened door reveals a courier with a bouquet of flowers.

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New Silverado Heavy-Duty LTZ Premium

The local Chevrolet Silverado line-up has just gotten bigger by one. General Motors Special Vehicles has announced a third model – and the biggest Silverado truck yet – will be here before the end of the year.

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Dane Fisher announced as CEO of SIXT New Zealand

With a wealth of experience in senior leadership roles around the world representing brands like Lamborghini and Infinity, Kiwi Dane Fisher has settled on home soil and takes up the CEO role of SIXT New Zealand.

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We celebrate the arrival of Polestar in New Zealand. We talk to the boss in Sweden and take a look back at the past and into the future.

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For the "Unseen" series, Porsche has opened the gates to the development centre’s secret archives. In part four the Newsroom takes a look into the future.

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All good things must come to an end. After the longest watch and automotive collaboration in history, Breitling and Bentley are not renewing the partnership.

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The Nissan LEAF is one of the world's best-selling EVs, with over 300,000 vehicles sold since its debut over a decade ago.

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For the "Unseen" series, Porsche has opened the gates to development centre’s secret archives. In part one, the Newsroom presents six hypercars never before seen by the public.

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For the "Unseen" series, Porsche has opened the gates to development centre’s secret archives. In part two, the Newsroom presents four spin-offs – from a mountain Spyder and rally cars to a Le Mans legend.

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For the "Unseen" series, Porsche has opened the gates to development centre’s secret archives. In part three, the Newsroom presents three vehicles from the "Little Rebels" series. We suspect James Dean might have been a fan ...

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The New Lamborghini Countach

A futuristic limited edition paying homage to the Countach’s iconic status as a revolutionary design and technology rule-breaker and recreated for the 21st century.

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The new Valkyrie Spider, unveiled today at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, is a thrilling next-step in the progression of the Aston Martin Valkyrie bloodline.

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Police have confirmed that they are assessing the viability of a Skoda Superb iV plug-in hybrid as a potential addition to recently introduced their fleet of Skoda Superbs. We spoke to Inspector Brian Yanko about the Superb iV which has an...

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The NEW ŠKODA Superb iV | Giltrap TV

New Zealand is the first country outside Europe to welcome Skoda’s iV range – starting with the Superb iV PHEV, which boasts up to 62km of EV range, and a colossal 930km combined range.

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With skysphere, Audi are illustrating their vision for the progressive luxury segment of the future, where interior becomes an interactive space and the vehicle a platform for captivating experiences.

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Bigger, more efficient, more intelligent...the Volkswagen Caddy Move is the new gold standard for practical mobility. Now available at Giltrap Volkswagen.

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Liam Lawson has continued his impressive debut in the DTM Championship, bagging two more podiums in the latest two races at Lausitzring in Germany.

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Automobili Lamborghini and Moleskine have commissioned Emiliano Ponzi to create a cover illustration and interior design for the 2021 notebook, bringing to life an exciting special edition.

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Vale Dot Townshend

Hawke’s Bay motor industry identity and Bayswater Vehicle Group founding shareholder, Dot Townshend, has passed away.

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Fitter and faster – new Audi RS 3 Sportback revealed

Audi says the all-new RS 3 Sportback offers driving dynamics of the highest calibre and the best performance numbers in its segment.

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The Valhalla

Aston Martin’s transformational journey takes a huge step forwards with the Valhalla concept car brought to production reality as an extraordinary, truly driver-focused mid-engined hybrid supercar.

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Loaded with safety features and space for the family - we take a closer look at the Award-winning ŠKODA Karoq.

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First Lexus EV arriving soon

Legendary Lexus reliability and technical skills honed through years of hybrid powertrain development meet in Lexus’ UX300e – the Japanese marque’s first dedicated battery electric vehicle. And it’s on its way to New Zealand.

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High Country Drive

Taking to the high road, Barkers has partnered with Volvo Cars New Zealand for its latest winter campaign. It’s a perfect match with both companies focusing on increased environmental responsibility and producing premium, sustainable, ‘for...

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Generus Group has accrued a team of experienced designers, architects, and construction experts to bring its flagship development, The Foundation, to life.

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Today, the sunroof-sporting eight-seater minibus versions of Volkswagen’s iconic Kombi – known globally by the name ‘Samba’ – are especially coveted.

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The legacy of the Lamborghini Countach

From the idea car, the LP 500 of 1971, to five generations spanning seventeen years

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Hybrid and PHEV options join award-winning Kia Sorento range

Kia New Zealand has unveiled two new additions to the Sorento SUV range, both sporting powerful, green-minded hybrid technology and improved fuel efficiency.

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Land Rover x Virgin Galactic

Land Rover has supported Virgin Galactic’s first fully crewed space flight with a limited Astronaut Edition Range Rover. A fitting vehicle for Sir. Richard Branson.

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Bentley Mulliner is celebrating its 1000th bespoke commission since its own dedicated design team was formed in 2014, when the increasing demand for bespoke and personalised vehicles was recognised.

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Passat Alltrack returns to New Zealand

Featuring next-generation technology updates and an impressive price, the roomy 2021 Passat Alltrack is the latest range addition to Volkswagen’s comprehensive passenger vehicle line-up.

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Ultimate track day luggage range launched

Handcrafted driving accessory manufacturer, The Outlierman, has announced exclusive new helmet and weekender bag additions to its range.

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Comprised of four distinct new products, Aesop’s Geranium Leaf range is formulated to restore tired bodies and minds with Geranium Leaf and designed is cleanse and nourish from the neck down.

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Liam Lawson to drive Vettel's RB7 F1 Car

A boyhood dream will come true this weekend for Liam Lawson when he drives a Formula 1 car for the first time at the iconic Goodwood Festival of Speed annual hillclimb in the UK.

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"Journey into the Vast” - an unparalleled expedition of 42 Lamborghini cars across the majestic northwestern region in China, traveling more than 800 kilometers through the vast lands of Ningxia and Gansu.

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From the snowy splendour of the Central Plateau and National Park, to the Great Lake and some of the North Island's finest roads; New Zealand's first ever Lamborghini Giro was a truly unforgettable road and track experience.

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Audi Q5 & SQ5 Sportback land in New Zealand

The third member of Audi’s crossover utility vehicle family has landed in New Zealand, with the Q5 family the latest to receive the svelte styling treatment of Audi Sportback models.

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The Macallan single malt Scotch whisky and luxury British automotive manufacturer Bentley Motors have revealed a unique partnership that will build on their rich heritage to develop distinctive collaborations and further their vision of a...

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Cool Cars: Episode 32 | GiltrapTV

We check out the record-breaking run at the Nürburgring in the Porsche 911 GT2 RS, Kiwi Rhys Millen’s latest Pikes Peak milestone in Bentley Continental GT3 and join Lamborghini Esperienza Giro Auckland.

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Art of Living reflects the core values of Aston Martin, these exclusive and bespoke experiences provide an in-depth immersion into our brand, heritage and current models.

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Porsche Debuts Cayenne Turbo GT

Porsche has rounded off the Cayenne line with the range topping 471kW GT Turbo

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GT2 RS breaks Nürburgring record

Porsche sets new production vehicle lap record around the Nürburgring - 6:43.3 minutes. Beating the previous record by 4.7 seconds

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66 Magazine Strikes Top Award

66 Magazine has taken its second top industry award, this time winning gold at the Pride in Print awards.

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New QLED offerings for indoors and outdoors, as well as The Premiere, a cinematic experience for your home.

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Bentley Launches Excellence Centre

Bentley has launched their new Excellence Centre at their celebrated factory in Crewe

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Huracán EVO RWD Spyder Wins Convertible of the Year

Renowned American luxury lifestyle publication Robb Report has award the Lamborghini Huracán EVO RWD Spyder "Best Convertible for 2021".

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Approximately a year and a half after the market launch of the 992, the 911 range is welcoming sporty GTS models to the family.

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The CUPRA Formentor is not just a contemporary vision of sportiness. It’s the first car with 100% CUPRA DNA.

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Cool Cars: Episode 31 | GiltrapTV

We take the first drive in the all-new CUPRA Formentor, Land Rover shares its big plans for an environmental Defender, the Corvette C8 order book is open in NZ, Porsche unveil the 911 GT3 Touring and a good week on the track for a couple of...

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The Perfect Day in the all-new Aston Martin DBX

What would your perfect day be in an All-New Aston Martin DBX? A chance to go wherever and do whatever your spirit desires, in a car that from dawn to dusk is UNMISTAKABLY ASTON MARTIN. This is our perfect day in the Aston Martin DBX.

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Leitch ready to make the most of Junior GT3 opportunity

Brendon Leitch has been announced as one of fifteen drivers in Lamborghini's junior GT3 team. The young Kiwi says he's ready to go.

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Porsche 911 GT3 Touring

Complimenting the 911 GT3, the seventh touring edition of the powerful GT car delivers it's 375 kW (510 PS) through a 6-speed GT sports gearbox as standard.

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Audi sharpens the SQ2

Aggressive new frontal treatment gives the SQ2 an edgier appearance for 2021 and design ques are carried through to the interior.

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Lamborghini receives the Green Star 2021 award

Lamborghini among the most sustainable companies in Italy, with specific intent of minimizing industrial impact in full respect for the environment and society.

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New Audi SQ5 TDI

Showcasing sharp, muscular style and performance, the popular Audi SQ5 boasts a head-turning, dynamic design which underlies its sporting pedigree on the road.

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Lexus Achieves 2 Million Global Electrified Sales

Lexus announced today that the luxury brand has reached the milestone of 2 million global sales of electrified vehicles at the end of April 2021.

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Lamborghini Squadra Corse unveils new Huracán EVO2 race car

Lamborghini Squadra Corse has revealed the Huracán Super Trofeo EVO2, the latest version of the racing car that will be used across each of the three continental Lamborghini series, starting in 2022

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Kia teases first images of all-new Sportage

Images teasing the fifth generation Sportage SUV have been released by Kia, hinting at a bold new contemporary design for the popular mid-sizer.

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Trenzeater shortlisted for prestigious International Design & Architecture Awards

Trenzseater co-founder, Ben Lewis, has been shortlisted for the prestigious International Design & Architecture Awards for his residential interior design work in 2020 by an acclaimed global judging panel.

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Bentley 'Unifying Spur'

The Bentley 'Unifying Spur' embeds diversity and inclusion at the heart of Bentley's Beyond 100 strategy.

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Lamborghini announces second edition of global sim racer competition

After a successful inaugural season of Lamborghini eSports’ ‘The Real Race’ in 2020, the Italian sportscar manufacturer has announced a second round of sim racing competition featuring a newly upgraded regional format.

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New Bentley Bentayga S

Bentley has unveiled the new Bentayga S, delivering impressive road presence and heightened agility thanks to unique Sport suspension calibration.

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Cool Cars: Episode 29 | GiltrapTV

This week we put motorsport legend Rod Millen into the passenger seat of the McLaren GT, New Zealand's newest Nissan dealership gets set to open its doors, and we present Aston Martin's 'Perfect Day'.

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The McLaren GT is right at home cruising around the stunning Coromandel, and equally so speeding up motorsport legend Rod Millen's famous driveway at Leadfoot Ranch.

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McLaren Owners took to the Coromandel on the first leg of the Autumn Drive for 2021. Heading North from Thames over to Hahei, home of the Leadfoot Festival.

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Bentley Celebrates Centenary of First Win

100 years have passed since Bentley's maiden race win, the winning car itself - known as EXP2 - returned to the famous Brooklands Racetrack in Surrey yesterday to lead a cavalcade of 3-litre Bentleys to celebrate.

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Football Star Paulo Dybala Celebrates 100th Goal With New Lamborghini

Dybala recently collected his Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster, following a life-long passion for the super sports cars from Sant’Agata Bolognese.

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Limited Edition Aston Martin Speedster revealed

Extending their offering of highly limited enthusiast models, Aston Martin are producing just 88 of the V12 Speedster, immediately cementing it as a showcase for any discerning collector.

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On Cool Cars this week we take the Jaguar F-PACE SVR for a drive, we bring you the World Car of the Year winner and we plug in with Audi. Plus an exclusive discount code for Harman Kardon Citation speakers from Spark.

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Cool Cars: Episode 26 | GiltrapTV

This week on Cool Cars we can confirm that the hypercar 'Holy Trinity' will be at the Starship Supercar Show, we check out the all-new Golf Mk 8 and some incredible motorsport performances from kiwi drivers.

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Lamborghini Urus claims high speed record. On Ice.

Take a Frozen lake, a fearless ice-driving champion and a Lamborghini Urus and you have the recipe for a bold new high speed record.

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Cool Cars: Episode 28 | GiltrapTV

This week in Cool Cars we drive the new Golf GTI, McLaren Auckland hit the road for their Autumn drive, and what a weekend for the great Scott's in Indycar.

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Kiwi drivers Scott Dixon and Scott McLaughlin have finished one-two in the latest IndyCar series race in Texas.

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Ferruccio Lamborghini’s legacy celebrated by iconic company he founded

Automobili Lamborghini is celebrating the 105th anniversary of the birth of its founder, Ferruccio Lamborghini.

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Volkswagen partners with Surfing New Zealand

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles New Zealand has announced a new vehicle partnership with Surfing New Zealand.

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Cutting Edge Coffee

Tiger Coffee’s brand-new café-style showroom lets businessowners sample great coffee, delivered in a manner that signifies the digitalised future of the humble coffee bean.

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Olympic hopeful Billy Stairmand, along with fellow Kiwi, Ella Williams, is set to chase gold in Tokyo this year, as surfing makes its debut as part of the summer games.

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Recharged and ready

While the first battery electric model is still a few months away from our shores, the XC40 Recharge PHEV offers a glimpse of what is just around the corner.

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Modern exotics and cherished classics stood side-by-side at the 2021 Classic Cover Ellerslie Car Show in Auckland.

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It's the car that changed the face of Jaguar, the F-PACE SVR. Now with an updated facelift, it's more spacious and more modern....it also still has the 5.0-litre V8 Supercharged petrol engine we can't get enough of.

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Hackett returns to F1 in partnership with Aston Martin

Menswear label, Hackett London, has made a return to the Formula 1 paddock in partnership with Aston Martin and has unveiled a new catalogue of looks for the Northern Hemisphere summer season.

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Reimagined Defender wins Land Rover its third World Car Design of the Year award

The ground-up redeveloped Land Rover Defender has been crowned 2021 World Car Design of the Year at this year’s World Car of the Year Awards ceremony.

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Porsche takes home World Performance Car of the Year award

The pulse-quickening Porsche 911 Turbo has won the World Performance Car of the Year prize at the prestigious 2021 World Car of the Year Awards.

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Super cars, Super crowds & Super smiles.

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Bentley looks to renewable fuel to power 2021 Pikes Peak run

Bentley hopes to build on its run of unbeatable form at the iconic Pikes Peak International Hillclimb this year with a renewably fuelled Continental GT3, driven by Kiwi-American racer Rhys Millen.

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Kia’s new EV6 confirmed for New Zealand debut during 2021

Packed with intelligent features and offering plenty of practical space, the new EV6 is the first Kia model based on the carmaker’s dedicated new battery electric vehicle (BEV) platform.

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Coolest Cars: Starship Supercar Show Edition

This week it's not Cool Cars it's the Coolest Cars as we get ready for the Starship Supercar Show this Sunday, April 11 at 119 Great North Road.

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Jaguar Racing is set to return to the streets of Rome for the third and fourth rounds of the 2021 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, with Kiwi racer Mitch Evans keen to secure more points.

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Lamborghini celebrates it's 400th Huracan racing model

Lamborghini is celebrating the production of its 400th Huracán model from its headquarters in Sant’Agata Bolognese, where all Lamborghinis, both road and racing, have been produced since 1963.

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With such a rich and cherished production history to mine, it’s perhaps not surprising that – the furrowed brows of health and safety inspectors notwithstanding – a barchetta-style model paying homage to the original 166 MM and later 750...

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LF-Z Electrified concept points way forward to Lexus’ EV future

The Lexus LF-Z Electrified has been unveiled as a concept battery electric vehicle (BEV) symbolising Lexus’ brand transformation and forms the proving ground for production-ready technology set to be realised by 2025.

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Range Rover unveils halo SVAutobiography editions

Range Rover’s flagship models are available with a choice of powertrains, including the 415kW Supercharged V8 petrol and highly efficient P400e plug-in hybrid.

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Corvette pricing and Silverado addition to Kiwi market announced

GMSV, the New Zealand importer of the legendary Chevrolet Corvette and Silverado nameplates, has announced pricing for variants of the Corvette making their way to New Zealand, along with details of an all-new off-road orientated...

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Volkswagen’s Golf Mk8 arrives

The highly anticipated Volkswagen Golf Mk 8 has arrived in New Zealand, boasting the biggest technological leap forward in the mid-size mainstay’s 45-year history.

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Liam Lawson has rounded out a stunning debut weekend in Formula 2 with a podium finish in Bahrain.

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Bentley states the new Continental GT Speed is the most capable, performance-focused Bentley ever, yet with no compromise to comfort or luxury.

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The most track-focused production Vantage to date has been unveiled by Aston Martin, in celebration of the manufacturer's return to the Formula 1 grid.

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Kia’s first dedicated battery electric vehicle has been revealed by the Korean manufacturer, showcasing an all-new styling language that showcases its next design evolution.

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This year marks the 50th anniversary of the debut of Lamborghini’s stunning Countach LP500 at the 1971 Geneva Motor Show.

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This week on Cool Cars we are all set to go for New Zealand's BIGGEST supercar show! Porsche hit the track with their roadshow and get ready to go off-road with the Taycan Cross Turismo, Aston Martin are ready for F1, and Volvo gets set to...

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The Volvo XC40 Recharge | GiltrapTV

The new plug-in hybrid from Volvo has arrived in New Zealand - meet the XC40 Recharge.

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This week on Cool Cars we've gone electric - Formula E is this weekend and we drive Volvo's new XC40 Recharge. We also take a closer look at McLaren's new plug-in hybrid Artura and see how Porsche's new GT3 could soon be carbon neutral.

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Giltrap Group have been long time supporters of the Ellerslie Classic Car Show, and to celebrate the 50th anniversary they assembled their biggest ever display.

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In this the seventh installment of the iconic sports car, development was watched closely by Porsche Motorsport.

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The all-new Artura is revealed as McLaren’s first-ever series-production High-Performance Hybrid supercar.

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This week on Cool Cars we're counting down to some huge launches - not just the Porsche 911 GT3, but also McLaren's Artura and the Audi e-tron GT RS.

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Audi’s fully-electric halo model, the performance-themed e-tron GT, has been officially unveiled internationally and will be available in New Zealand from mid-2021.

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Porsche releases teaser image of next-gen 911 GT3

Porsche has shown off a teaser image of the next 911 GT3, due to be officially unveiled in mid-February.

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Bentley Motors To Welcome Biggest-Ever Intake of Trainees in 2021

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Cool Cars: Episode 22 | GiltrapTV

This week McLaren's latest Le Mans tribute has arrived, we take a closer look at the new Golf 8 GTI and the New Zealand Grand Prix.

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The McLaren 720S Le Mans | GiltrapTV

25 years ago McLaren became the first manufacturer to win the Le Mans 24-hour race on its first attempt. The 720S Le Mans follows on from the success of previous tributes such as the legendary F1 LM and 650S Le Mans. The 720S Le Mans...

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VW Grand California 600: Vehicle Features | GiltrapTV

Explore freedom on a grand scale. With more space, comfort and freedom the Grand California is ready for your next adventure.

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Blown Away with National Title

With squally wind gusts knocking down rails, the top-notch competition was only part of the challenge for Taupo teen Annabel Francis and mount Carado GHP.

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Confirmed for New Zealand

CUPRA's high performance range bound for our shores in 2021

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Cool Cars: Episode 20 | Giltrap TV

This week on Cool Cars we say hello and goodbye to the Bentley Mulsanne, have a chat with Earl Bamber and take a look at the new Lexus LC500 convertible. We also take a drive in the best value car in New Zealand.

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Enhanced Jaguar F-Pace SVR: premium performance

The pinnacle of performance SUVs in the Jaguar line-up, the F-Pace SVR, is now quicker off the line and even more agile, featuring the latest dynamic exterior design and a more luxurious interior finish.

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Bentley Mulsanne Speed 6.75 Edition | GiltrapTV

This 6.75 Edition Mulsanne Speed by Mulliner is one of just two in New Zealand, and 30 in the world. Watch to find out what makes it so special.

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Home Race Scheduled for Team Porsche New Zealand.

Le Mans-winner Earl Bamber has joined forces with Official Porsche Centres of New Zealand.

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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!

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SEAT Tarraco Walkaround | GiltrapTV

We take a closer look at the SEAT Tarraco down at our newest addition to the Giltrap Group, Giltrap SEAT.

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Aston Martin DB11 V8 Drive | GiltrapTV

Could this be the best DB11 for New Zealand roads?

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2021 Bentley Bentayga | GiltrapTV

We take a look around the new Bentayga, now at Bentley Auckland.

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The All-New KIA Stonic | GiltrapTV

So well equipped, the Stonic almost doesn’t add up for $21,990. Our first drive of the all-new KIA Stonic to arrive at Giltrap Kia.

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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.

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Bigger, more practical, more efficient, more intelligent – The all-new Caddy is ready for take-off

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