Electric Vehicle News

Discover the latest electric vehicle news in New Zealand, as well as news related to hybrids, plug-in hybrids and more. We’ll also feature news related to sustainable vehicle manufacturing and other initiatives.

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Behind the scenes of a Jaguar I-PACE battery replacement

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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.
Taycan 2024 Electric Driving on the open road.

Spotlight on the 2024 Porsche Electric Taycan

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The new Porsche Electric Taycan 2024 is being unleashed upon the world, explore the key details you need to know.
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.
Porsche Macan Launch

Reveal of the New Porsche Macan in Singapore

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The new all-electric Porsche Macan has been unveiled at an event in Singapore. Find out more about this incredible vehicle and event.
Volvo EX30 Launch

Volvo EX30 Launch Evening

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We were extremely proud to unveil the Volvo EX30 to Archibald's guests. Read more and view photos of the highly-anticipated model here.
Volvo EX30 Small SUV charging

Unveiling the Impressive Features of the Volvo EX30

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As the arrival of the eagerly awaited EX30 Small SUV draws near, join us in anticipation as we unveil a glimpse of its remarkable features.
Porsche Taycan at the Take Charge Event

Archibalds at the 2023 Take Charge EV Expo

News from the 2023 Take Charge EV expo held in Christchurch. View highlights from the electric vehicles that were on display.
CUPRA Born parked on a rooftop in Christchurch

Our Review of the CUPRA Born – A Hot Hatch Gone Electric

A hot hatch driven by an environmentally friendly heart, our team get behind the wheel of the all-electric CUPRA Born.