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Volvo Workshop

New Zealand’s Winning Team in the Volvo VISTA 2024

Our Volvo Service Team continues its winning streak and took the number one spot in New Zealand in the NZ VISTA 2024 competition.
Defender OCTA

Unveiling the ultimate: Defender OCTA AWD V8 SUV

Meet the Defender's new high-performance hero.
Amber and Desiree presenting a show jumping award

Unbridled Luxury at the Archibalds NZ National Jumping & Show Hunter Championships

It was a fantastic four days at the 2024 Archibalds NZ National Jumping & Show Hunter Championships, one of the most prestigious events on the equestrian calendar.
Jaguar I-PACE battery repair

Behind the scenes of a Jaguar I-PACE battery repair

Take an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the fascinating inner workings of EV batteries, with guidance from an Archibalds technician.
New CUPRA Born VZ on the road

Discover the New CUPRA Born VZ

With the CUPRA Born being the first fully electric model, a milestone from CUPRA, the new VZ model is promised to bring even more intensity, proving once again that electrification and performance are a perfect match.

Volvo EX30 Named the 2024 World Urban Car

The EX30 wins 2024 World Urban Car at the New York International Auto Show.
Archibalds Defender Equestrian Cross Country Experience vehicle lineup

Archibalds Defender Equestrian Cross Country Experience

A fleet of rugged Defenders, professional off-road experts, and the expansive oasis of Christchurch's National Equestrian Centre cross country course await.
Audi Xpel Products car

XPEL Vehicle Protection Products

Protect your vehicle on the inside and out with XPEL Protective Paint Film products.
Taycan 2024 Electric Driving on the open road.

Spotlight on the new Porsche Taycan for 2024

The new Porsche Electric Taycan 2024 is being unleashed upon the world. Explore the key details you need to know about.
Audi Q6

The new Audi Q6 e-tron: Experience Vorsprung durch Technik

Audi New Zealand have released news of the new Audi Q6 e-tron, their upcoming EV that takes the next technological leap in premium electric mobility.