Motoring

Waitomo fires up petrol price competition in BOP

Building on its national expansion plans, Hamilton-based fuel supplier Waitomo Group has today opened its first fuel stop in Rotorua. Conveniently located on Marguerita Street, in Fenton Park, the fuel stop will offer retail and commercial customers...... Read More

Auckland mayor backs public transport fare hike

Most Aucklanders ditching their cars for public transport are about to be hit in the pocket, but Mayor Phil Goff says fares have to go up because operating costs go up. Yesterday, Auckland Transport announced a fare hike to its bus, train and ferry...... Read More

$11m boost for low emission transport

Low emission transport will receive a record boost totalling more than $11 million, Energy and Resources Minister Megan Woods announced today. “Today I’m announcing the largest round of new funding from the Government’s Low Emission...... Read More

Cost of Auckland public transport to go up

Auckland's public transport users will soon see fares increase by up to 50 cents. Auckland Transport's annual fare review to meet the costs of providing public transport services also aims to support the shift from private cars to public transport. Public...... Read More

Car blocks tracks at suburban Wellington train station

Some train services on the Johnsonville Line in Wellington were suspended after it appears a car drove onto the tracks at Khandallah station. Metlink said all services on the Johnsonville Line were suspended between Ngaio and Johnsonville due to a...... Read More

Teens involved in Hamilton police pursuit

Three teenagers have been involved in a police pursuit in the early hours of this morning. Police say they saw a suspicious vehicle in the Hamilton suburb of Bader shortly after 3am. They say the driver didn't stop for police and there was a short...... Read More

Police seeking vehicle in relation to incident

Police are seeking a vehicle believed to have been involved in an altercation in Invercargill yesterday. Around 3:30pm police attended an address in Drury Lane, Grasmere where a 26-year-old man had suffered serious head injuries. He was taken to Southland...... Read More

Driver injured following SH2 crash

A driver has sustained serious head injuries following a crash on State Highway 2 last night. Emergency services were called to the single car crash near Whakamarama at around 11pm. A police spokesperson says one lane was blocked due to the crash. “The...... Read More

Person critical after falling off scooter in Auckland

A person is in a critical condition after falling off a scooter in the Auckland suburb of Epsom. Police said they were called to the scene just after 5pm. St John Ambulance said the person had been taken to Auckland Hospital. ... Read More