Police have named the man who died in a crash on Te Puna Road, near Tauranga, early on Saturday morning.
He was 21-year-old Tarandeep Deol, of Tauranga.
A police spokesperson says police extend their sympathies to his family and friends.
Police are also appealing for information following the crash.
Anyone with relevant information is urged to contact Tauranga Police on 07 577 4300.