Skoda's value and fun-packed Fabia shows the way in a marketful of abject ordinariness.
Despite its bottom of the range placement, the Mercedes-Benz C200 impresses as much as its hundred grand more expensive 500 horsepower AMG siblings.
Lamborghini aims to please with its new Huracan, the most polished and usable Lambo to date.
The 918 Spyder costs over $NZ1million, and we take it around Phillip Island.
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S on test
The only diesel in the latest Peugeot 308 selection is the most expensive of the range but there's plenty to like about the hatchback.
We've just scored a NZ exlusive first drive of a stunningly fast two-door coupe - the V8-engined Lexus RC F Carbon Edition.
Wannabe drivers in Nelson are being faced with a month-long wait to book practical driving tests as people flock to get their licence within the new five-year limits.
With lots of action occurring around the A and C-class platforms, the B-class Benz almost seems to have been forgotten - but not any more.
My, how time flies. The little Toyota 86 sportscar has been on the NZ market for more than two years now, and it's just received its first facelift.
Light commercial vans are quite possibly the least sexy vehicles on our roads yet they make huge contributions to our economy.
Invigorating drive, with plenty of power and torque. That's the turbocharged version of Hyundai's new Sonata range.
Volkswagen's R-Line treatment has been extended so it now includes the Golf hatch.
After a year during which hardly a soul realised the Panda was available in NZ, its distributors have given the Italian favourite a huge price boost.
Audi's third generation TT is lighter, quicker and more fun.
New fourth-generation Mazda2 continues a magnificent career the Japanese car maker has forged with small five-door hatchbacks.
Lexus has introduced a great-looking coupe called RC and the V6 version and is a beauty.
Keith Austin discovers how to get behind the wheel of a Porsche for a day without breaking the bank.
It may be a thoroughly modern car, but the new Peugeot 308's good bits remind Dave Moore of the company's good old days.
The new Genesis is so calm it's simultaneously a salve for road rage and a cure for badge snobbery.
The first of just three $1.5 million McLaren P1s to come to New Zealand gets put through its paces.
There are some cars on the market in New Zealand that simply deserve better.
The wee Punto has had a low profile in recent years, more fool Fiat, because nobody seems to know how good this car is.
Fewer people would buy SUVs if all wagons were as spacious and fuel frugal as the Peugeot 308.
Hyundai new new seventh-generation medium-sized sedan was once the Sonata and then i45, but is now Sonata again.
It is easy to understand why the darling of the mini-car set in NZ as just completed a decade at the top of its class.
It appears that one third of a million dollars can buy love.
It's the company's first production all-wheel-drive, its first three-door and it all comes with the message that Ferrari won't ever build an SUV.
A new Mercedes-Benz hybrid completely crushes any notion that hybrids are less fun to drive than conventional vehicles.
The top model in Skoda's latest Octavia range is the RS, which is powered by the same engine as that aboard the spectacular Volkswagen Golf GTi.