Climbing Mountains in a ŠKODA Octavia Scout

Škoda Octavia Scout in the snow

I took the family for a drive up Mt Lyford, just as a snowstorm hit the region! Luckily my drive car happened to be a ŠKODA Octavia Scout at the time.

I Enjoyed This Van Way Too Much

Volkswagen Multivan Highline Two Tone

The boss was surprised that I chose a Multivan instead of the Tiguan R-Line that was available, but the Multivan offered greater novelty value for the weekend!

The Day They Gave Me A Stinger GT

Black Kia Stinger GT rear

It took me a while to get around to driving the new Kia Stinger GT, but now that I have I’m a big fan. It’s a practical sports coupe with some nice touches.

Create Your First Website in 5 Easy Steps

How to create a website

Thinking about creating a website for your small business or hobby but not sure where to start? Read these 5 simple steps.

Family Road Trip with the Kia Sorento

The 2018 Kia Sorento Premium in white in front of mountains

My family and I were lucky enough to take a 2018 Kia Sorento Premium on a road trip around the South Island. Check out some of the photos plus a competitor comparison here.

3 Months with the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace with Off-road and Snow Accessories

I first had a chance to drive the Allspace alongside around six or seven competitor vehicles in the 7-seater market, and was left confident that the Allspace was a top contender (see that in our Polo and Allspace dealer launch post). What stood out about the Allspace was its complete package of premium finish, comfortable driving, surprisingly powerful performance, excellent driver-assist systems and safety, and executive-without-being-obnoxious style.