National: EV scheme “takes from the poor”

The government is being accused by National of acting like a "reverse Robin Hood" with its latest electric vehicle rebate scheme. From July... Read More

SADD challenges Kiwis this weekend

Students Against Dangerous Driving - SADD is calling for a collective Kiwi response to change the course of a dismal 40 year record.   From 1980... Read More

Carbon targets threaten small freight firms

Further consolidation is expected in the road freight industry as small firms struggle to meet decarbonisation targets on their own. An industry report... Read More

SH30 Rotorua road works this coming week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua... Read More

Two seriously injured following crash on SH5

Two people have been seriously injured following a motorcycle crash on State Highway 5. Police responded to a motorcycle crash on SH5 at Ngatira about... Read More

Fatal crash in Opotiki

One person has died following a crash involving a motorbike and a car in Opotiki this evening. The crash, which occurred at the intersection of Bridge... Read More

Petrol car import ban idea floated

The Transport Ministry has again floated the banning of importing petrol and diesel cars by 2035 so New Zealand does not become a dumping ground for... Read More

Two cars hitting trees within 20 minute period

Within a 20 minute period, one car hit a tree near Rotoma and another car hit a tree near Lake Okataina. Police report that a single vehicle went into... Read More

Maketu‘s new shared cycleway and walkway opened

It’s time to get and try out Maketu’s brand new shared cycleway and walkway.   The shared path was officially opened by Western Bay... Read More

Crash on SH5

Two people have been injured following a crash on State Highway 5. Police received a report of a car that had rolled down a bank at the intersection... Read More

Car and trailer crashed into a bank near Galatea

A car and trailer have crashed near Galatea. Police are responding to a car and trailer that has crashed into a bank on Galatea Rd. "There don't... Read More

Kiwi driver fund seeks new partners

A charitable trust that provides essential support for up and coming New Zealand race drivers is seeking wider support from the motorsport and business... Read More

Vehicle rolls into ditch near Okere Falls

A vehicle has crashed on State Highway 33 near Paengaroa.   A police spokesperson says the vehicle has rolled into a ditch, just before Okere... Read More

Students urge Kiwis to take care on the roads

SADD - Students Against Dangerous Driving - is urging Kiwis to drive with care this weekend, following the deadliest Easter in a decade. “SADD... Read More

Lull in demand for vehicle inspections, says NZTA

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is encouraging people to consider getting early warrant of fitness inspections to take advantage of a lull in demand... Read More