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Category: Automotive

Etype4 Automotive

1 July 2021

An E-class of it's own

In March 1961, Jaguar E‑type created history when the hand-built ‘77RW’ was driven from Coventry to Geneva to be launched alongside the ‘9600HP’ at the Motor Show. This year Jaguar is celebrating 60 years of a vehicle with a combination of beauty and high...

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E Hayes and Sons 4 Automotive

1 January 2021

History on Display

E Hayes and Sons hardware and gift store in central Invercargill is synonymous amongst locals and attracts plenty of tourists to its display of vintage cars and bikes.The store is very proud to be recipients of a Presidential Award presented by the Vintage Car...

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7 Series all model Automotive

1 September 2019

How much is that car in the window?

As Kiwis, we love driving and our vehicles are special to us. We customise them to our tastes and needs and keep them in good shape. But there are many factors that impact the true value of our cars.• How many of the same...

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HUD1 Automotive

1 September 2019

Heads Up, eyes on the road!

Head-up displays were first developed for use in military fighter jets, and double as both a tech and a safety feature. It’s intended to reduce dangerous distractions by displaying key information, such as speed and directions, directly into the driver’s line of sight. Like...

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TI8E1867 PCollins 1200x797 Automotive

1 September 2019

Track Cover

Star Insurance has been at the forefront in providing insurance for drivers on the track. We continue to work with providers of driver training and track day events to develop underwriting criteria. Our staff are regular attendees at tracks around NZ, both to meet...

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Track Days Automotive

1 February 2019

Track Days - Additional approvals

When it comes to providing insurance coverage for vehicles on the racetrack we have strict criteria for how events are managed and run. Over time we’ve developed a strong relationship with organisations such as Downforce, Playday and Tracktime to allow our customers to attend...

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Mazda 05 Automotive

1 December 2017

Driver Training - for the everyday driver

Getting their driver’s licence is the last driver training most people do.However, many companies employing professional drivers, or with staff who drive as part of their jobs, know the huge value of ongoing driver training. Sending staff on an approved LTSA driving course supports...

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