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How Can Kids Become Global Recycling Citizens?

How Can Kids Become Global Recycling Citizens?

Ahead of Global Recycling Day on 18th March 2019, children are being asked to join a huge, worldwide drive to ensure we have a sustainable planet ahead. How can you make a change?

Posted in Latest News on Wednesday, 13 March 2019

10 New Zealand Car Laws You May Not Know About

10 New Zealand Car Laws You May Not Know About

Understanding the laws of the road will help make you a safer driver, and will help avoid fines. Here are 10 that you may not have heard about.

Posted in In The Know on Monday, 25 February 2019

Iconic Cars At The Movies

Iconic Cars At The Movies

The Oscars is one of the most prestigious awards to receive in the film and TV industry. With our favourite heroes and heroines up for nominations, we decided to take a look at the most iconic vehicles to be used in movies and Television. Check out to see if your favourite is...

Posted in Just For Fun on Sunday, 24 February 2019 by CarTakeBack

Ford Works With DHL to Create Electric Delivery Trucks

Ford Works With DHL to Create Electric Delivery Trucks

Ford Europe are working with DHL and are producing electric vans for use in deliveries and transit. The vans have been called the StreetScooter WORK XL

Posted in Latest News on Tuesday, 12 February 2019 by CarTakeBack

The Best Valentine's Gifts for Car Lovers

The Best Valentine's Gifts for Car Lovers

Valentine’s Day is rearing its romantic head. Does your partner have another love in their life… Their car?

Posted in Just For Fun on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 by CarTakeBack

How To Get The Best Price For Your Scrap Car

How To Get The Best Price For Your Scrap Car

No matter what condition your old car is in, you’ll usually be able to get money for selling and scrapping it. We’ve put together this handy guide to help you get the highest price when you’re ready to scrap your car.

Posted in In The Know on Friday, 1 February 2019 by CarTakeBack

7 things we learned about New Zealand drivers in 2018

7 things we learned about New Zealand drivers in 2018

Welcome to our 2018 New Zealand car stats roundup. We will be looking at 7 things we have learned about New Zealand drivers in the last year – plus New Zealand's real favourite car!

Posted in Latest News on Wednesday, 30 January 2019 by CarTakeBack

New Zealand Lagging Behind In Race To Electric Car Domination

New Zealand Lagging Behind In Race To Electric Car Domination

We’re making baby-steps in the right direction to eco-friendly roads however there is still a long way to go…

Posted in In The Know on Monday, 21 January 2019

Porsche Going Green Into The Future

Porsche Going Green Into The Future

Porsche have announced that they will drop all of their diesel models from their range due to less demand. The interest in hybrid vehicles is rapidly increasing, and in 2017 only 12% of their worldwide sales were...

Posted in Latest News on Thursday, 20 December 2018 by CarTakeBack

New Zealand’s Vehicle Fleet - The Most Dangerous in The Developed World?

New Zealand’s Vehicle Fleet - The Most Dangerous in The Developed World?

New Zealand has one of the oldest vehicle fleets in the developed world. Why is this so dangerous? What can be done to improve this hazardous problem?

Posted in In The Know on Wednesday, 19 December 2018 by CarTakeBack

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