Category Archives: News

The first NZ Motoring Podcast!

The first NZ Motoring Podcast!
Well, it has been promised and now it is finally here – the first ever NZ Motoring Podcast! If you have ever wanted to hear OVERSTEER’s Damien O’Carroll and fellow motoring journo David Linklater talk bollocks about cars and motoring, then you now have your chance to do just that. On a regular basis too! Just head across to this link to hear the first in an ongoing series of motoring podcasts we are proud to bring to you in association with Global Voice Media, the ...

More tech-talk and an announcement!

More tech-talk and an announcement!
Once again I was a guest on the latest NZ Tech podcast, along with my friend and fellow motoring journalist David Linklater – you can listen to the podcast by clicking here. If you manage to listen to it all the way through, you will hear an announcement of great excitement at the very end – David and I will be teaming up to bring you a regular NZ Motoring Podcast! We will let you in on more information closer to the first podcast!

Mustang Review!

Mustang Review!
Here is one of the first reviews of the new Ford Mustang that is heading down our way shortly. It sounds good. Needless to say, we are looking forward to getting our hands on it when it lands here… Click here to read Jalopnik’s first impressions of the new Mustang!

Maloo goes mental

Maloo goes mental
HSV today released details of the latest bout of supercharged silliness that has gripped them, possessing them to build and released the GTS Maloo – a 430kW/740Nm ute. Yes, that is now a thing, thanks to the frenzied, clearly disturbed minds at HSV in Australia jamming the 6.2-litre supercharged LSA V8 into the company’s already-extreme version of the venerable Holden load-hauler. In a press release from HSV today, Managing Director Tim Jackson said, “We have been working on ...

You have been warned…

Volkswagen gives us our best look yet at its new Global Rallycross (GRC) challenger, the GRC Beetle. Okay, we have ...

Ford Oz still worth shouting about

Ford Oz still worth shouting about
Recently we popped over to Ford HQ in Australia to see just what they would be doing there after production of the Falcon stops. Quite a lot, as it turns out. You see Ford Oz is a “Centre of Excellence” in the wider Ford world, meaning that they take the lead in the design and engineering of new models that they are considered to be experts in – the current Ranger and upcoming Everest SUV being the most significant local examples. You can read all about what we saw and did ...