Tag: New Zealand

GM Files Trademark Application For Z06 Moniker In Australia And New Zealand

Good news for Corvette fans in the antipodes, as General Motors Special Vehicles has filed trademark applications for the Z06 moniker in Australia and New Zealand. The applications, first noticed by GM Authority, are good news for customers in that part of the world who were hoping to see the high-performance version of the Corvette, […]

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2022 C8 Corvette Now Available To Order In Australia And New Zealand

Order books for the 2022 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray have officially opened in Australia and New Zealand. The long-awaited sports car will be sold by General Motors Specialty Vehicles (GMSV) and be offered in a number of different flavors. Unique to the Australian and New Zealand markets is a limited-run variant known as the Carbon Edition. […]

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2021 Skoda Superb Combi Gets A Kiwi Police Suit, Will Patrol New Zealand’s Roads Starting This June

Skoda has signed an agreement with the New Zealand government, part of which they will deliver 2,000 units of the Superb Combi by 2025 to be used by the police force. Chosen from 11 other vehicles shortlisted by law enforcement officers, with the selection criteria including performance, braking, emissions, serviceability and total running costs, the […]

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Ford Won’t Offer New Bronco In Right-Hand Drive Markets Like Australia, UK And Japan

The Ford Bronco will not be produced in right-hand drive form and as such, it will not be exported to countries like Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Japan, and the UK. While the Bronco was partly developed in Australia and uses components from the Ranger’s chassis in its construction, speaking with Carsguide, Ford Australia chief […]

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Chevrolet Silverado Lands In Australia Through GM’s Specialty Vehicles Division

The Chevrolet Silverado has officially launched in Australia and New Zealand through the General Motors Specialty Vehicles (GMSV) division. Chevrolet Silverado 1500 models sold locally will be remanufactured to right-hand drive by the local Walkinshaw Automotive Group. The Silverado 2500 and C8 Corvette will follow the 1500 to the market in late 2021. Silverado 1500 […]

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GM Tells Aussie Corvette Reservation Holders Their Deposits Do Not Guarantee Them A Car

Bad news for C8 Corvette reservation holders in Australia and New Zealand as GM has told them the deposits they have paid to Holden dealers do not guarantee them a car. Mind you, this does not mean that would-be Aussie owners of the mid-engined sports car will lose their deposits. In a bulletin issued to […]

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