Alfa Romeo Produces Limited Edition 4c Spider for US Market

Inspired by the 1967 Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale mid-engine sports car, the Italian manufacturer will produce 33 units of a limited edition 4C Spider solely for the North American market.

https://autotalk.co.nz/news/alfa-romeo-produces-limited-edition-4c-spider-for-us-market


Sydney Subaru Dealer Sells 10,000th WRX STI

Trivett Subaru in Parramatta, Sydney, NSW has sold the 10,000th WRX STI in Australia to Bradley McManus of Clandulla, NSW. 

https://autotalk.co.nz/news/sydney-subaru-dealer-sells-10000th-wrx-sti


Maserati Targeting Growth with New Cambodian Dealership

Maserati has opened a new dealership in Phnomh Penh, Cambodia as it targets more sales in the Asia Pacific region by chasing the growing wealth of the population. 

https://autotalk.co.nz/news/maserati-targeting-growth-with-new-cambodian-dealership


MTA Buys SAM And SAS Automotive IT Businesses

The Motor Trade Association (MTA) has purchased the SAM and SAS automotive IT businesses effective immediately.

https://autotalk.co.nz/news/mta-buys-sam-and-sas-automotive-it-businesses


Clean car standard coming soon

Minister of Transport keen to make headway in fight against pollution.

https://autofile.co.nz/clean-car-standard-coming-soon-


Ducati and Lamborghini not for sale, it turns out

A footnote in a recent release about Volkswagen Group board reorganisations has confirmed that Lamborghini and Ducati are not for sale just yet.

https://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/123721900/ducati-and-lamborghini-not-for-sale-it-turns-out


Amazon’s Zoox unveils robotaxi for future ride-hailing service

Zoox Inc., the self-driving start-up owned by Amazon.com Inc., has unveiled a fully autonomous electric vehicle with no steering wheel that can drive day and night on a single charge.

https://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/evs/300184596/amazons-zoox-unveils-robotaxi-for-future-ridehailing-service


Hennessey’s new $3 million hypercar might be the world’s fastest

You might not have heard of this supercar before but it’ll be one of the most insane cars on the road. Hennessey has revealed the production version of its two-seat Venom F5 and the performance numbers are truly wild.

https://www.driven.co.nz/news/hennessey-s-new-3-million-hypercar-might-be-the-world-s-fastest/


Bugatti’s $25 million La Voiture Noire might be the world’s best Christmas present

Due to the sheer size and cost of a supercar, they don’t make for very good Christmas presents to put underneath the tree, but Bugatti has found a way around this with the La Voiture Noire. 

https://www.driven.co.nz/news/bugatti-s-25-million-la-voiture-noire-might-be-the-world-s-best-christmas-present/


Tower Insurance app gives excess discounts for good driving

Tower Insurance has just released a smartphone app designed to make us better drivers. Called GoCarma, it’s available for both Apple and Android and hooks up to a car’s Bluetooth system to assess and rate each 3km or longer drive.

https://www.driven.co.nz/news/tower-insurance-app-gives-excess-discounts-for-good-driving/


Rivian announces adventure charging network for its electric utes

Electric car start-up Rivian is planning to boldly go where no other zero-emission maker has before. The American brand is in the advanced stages of bringing its R1T and R1S electric ute and SUV to market, with the first examples expected to be delivered by mid-2021.

https://www.driven.co.nz/news/rivian-announces-adventure-charging-network-for-its-electric-utes/


NZ PRICING REVEALED FOR MORE POWERFUL 2021 KIA STINGER

Kia New Zealand has finally confirmed pricing and range for its updated MY2021 Stinger, which recently arrived at dealerships around the country.

https://www.autocar.co.nz/autocar-news-app/nz-pricing-revealed-for-more-powerful-2021-kia-stinger


500KM/H MISSILE: HENNESSEY REVEALS 1817HP PRODUCTION VENOM F5

For all of Hennessey’s faults as a tuning firm, one has to applaud its commitment to its Venom hypercar and the pursuit of jaw-dropping, eye-raising, record-book-writing numbers. And its production version of the Venom F5 is testament to all of the above.

https://www.autocar.co.nz/autocar-news-app/500km-h-missile-hennessey-reveals-1817hp-production-venom-f5


VW ANNOUNCES IT WILL KEEP LAMBORGHINI, BUT NO WORD ON BUGATTI

More pieces of Volkswagen Group’s shuffling brand puzzle are starting to fall into place, with the news that the firm is set to hang on to Lamborghini and Ducati.

https://www.autocar.co.nz/autocar-news-app/vw-announces-it-will-keep-lamborghini-but-no-word-on-bugatti