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Jaguar F-Pace driving down road

What is MHEV?

In a world of constantly evolving car technology, there is so much to learn. In this article we break down the benefits of MHEV vehicles.

2022 Audi RS 3 side angle at sunrise

We drive the all-new Audi RS 3

With the release of the all new Audi RS 3, we knew we had to put it to the test. Check out the latest release info in our latest review.

Audi e-tron GT Wins at World Car Awards 2022

Audi e-tron GT wins at the 2022 World Car Awards

The Audi e-tron GT quattro has won Audi’s fifth World Performance Car Award! This adds to the e-tron GT’s trophy cabinet, including the Most Beautiful Car award.

Volvo Service Manager David Emms with the Service Retailer of the Year Award 2021

Volvo Service Retailer of the Year 2021

Volvo General Manager, Ben Montgomery, today paid Archibalds Volvo a visit to announce and deliver the award for Volvo Service Retailer of the Year 2021.

The Audi e-tron electric SUV in New Zealand

Your Questions on the Audi e-tron EV

Are you ready to commit to a full electric vehicle? We’ve answered some frequently asked questions on the Audi e-tron EV that may help.

CUPRA Formentor Awards

CUPRA Formentor’s Many Awards

We’re blown away by the Formentor’s rapidly growing trophy cabinet! The CUPRA Formentor has won multiple awards in the last year, both overseas and here in New Zealand.

Audi e-tron EV SUV towing a trailer

Can Electric Vehicles Tow?

Interested in learning whether an electric vehicle can tow? We have the answers right here. Learn about this question and more.

Porsche 911 GTS in Black in front of Christchurch City

What is Porsche PDK Transmission?

If you’re looking at a Porsche, you’ve likely come across the acronym PDK. In this guide we give a detailed breakdown on the PDK transmission

Audi RS 3 in New Zealand

Audi RS 3 Launch in New Zealand

Audi officially launches its iconic Audi RS 3 Sportback to the compact performance market. View the press release and launch photos.

New Audi e-tron EV SUV

Audi’s New EV SUV

Audi’s new EV SUV, the Audi Q4 e-tron, is looking to be an exciting addition to the range. View the press release for early details.