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MTA Appoints New Director to Dekra New Zealand Board

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 4:57 pm | Motor Trade Association

MTA Appoints New Director to Dekra New Zealand Board MTA has appointed Auckland independent director Mark Gilbert as one of its two directors on the DEKRA New Zealand Board, the governing body for VTNZ. He joins MTA President Dave Harris and takes over from ... More >>

Rare Cars Start Arriving in Wellington for MTA Centenary

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 9:40 am | Motor Trade Association

Over the next few days over 150 of New Zealand’s most treasured, historic, fastest, greatest and latest cars will be brought in to Wellington for the MTA centenary Car Show of the Century. More >>

MTA brings futuristic concept car to its centenary

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 12:45 pm | Motor Trade Association

For the first time, one of the world-renowned futuristic Rinspeed concept cars, will be displayed in New Zealand. The Rinspeed Budii is being showcased by MTA as part of its public centenary celebrations in Wellington in April. More >>

Hefty fine for banned car dealer welcomed

Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 4:41 pm | Motor Trade Association

MTA fully supports the $50,000 fine handed out to an unregistered motor vehicle trader saying it’s in the public interest to drive these people out of the sector. More >>

MTA CEO Craig Pomare supports Minister’s actions

Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 3:09 pm | Motor Trade Association

MTA welcomes the Associate Minister of Transport’s recent announcement regarding the replacement of all electronic and pyrotechnic safety components on water damaged vehicles entering the New Zealand fleet. More >>

Fake WoF certificates being issued in Northland

Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 10:35 am | Motor Trade Association

MTA shares the concerns raised by the owners of Rowena Service Station regarding unsafe vehicles receiving fake or improperly administered certificates for Warrant of Fitness inspections. More >>

MTA announces new Chief Executive, Craig Pomare

Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 2:00 pm | Motor Trade Association

Mr Pomare will assume responsibility immediately, succeeding Warwick Quinn who recently left MTA to lead the BCITO. More >>

MTA Welcomes Investment in Apprenticeship Training

Friday, 20 May 2016, 10:29 am | Motor Trade Association

The MTA is welcoming the government’s announcement of two tranches of additional investment in apprenticeship training – one for general training and one for Maori and Pasifika Trades Training (MPTT). More >>

MTA calls for full review of damaged vehicle sales

Monday, 16 May 2016, 10:12 am | Motor Trade Association

MTA applauds TradeMe’s recent announcement that it will require vehicle traders to disclose if a vehicle is an Australian statutory write-off. More >>

MTA CEO Warwick Quinn Announces Resignation

Monday, 14 March 2016, 3:07 pm | Motor Trade Association

The Chief Executive of the Motor Trade Association (MTA), Mr Warwick Quinn has resigned from the organisation. More >>

Imported car sales records smashed

Wednesday, 20 January 2016, 11:23 am | Motor Trade Association

New and used imported cars were sold at a record rate of 137 an hour last year*. More >>

MTA names NZ's Most Improved Small Business

Tuesday, 10 November 2015, 5:01 pm | Motor Trade Association

MTA (Motor Trade Association) is delighted to have been named New Zealand’s Most Improved Small Business in the IBM Kenexa 2015 Best Workplace awards. More >>

MTA keeps watching brief on Motor finance sector

Friday, 30 October 2015, 3:27 pm | Motor Trade Association

The Motor Trade Association that has represented the Motor Industry for nearly 100 years, said today that it is carefully watching changes in motor vehicle finance sector, and wants to ensure that Dealers, Brokers and ultimately the public have ... More >>

MTA welcomes consultation on 2016/17 ACC vehicle levies

Friday, 2 October 2015, 4:39 pm | Motor Trade Association

The ACC Minister Nikki Kaye today announced the start of ACC’s public levy consultation process. The ACC Board is proposing levy reductions worth $450 million in 2016/17, spread across work, earners’ and motor vehicle levies. For the latter category, ... More >>

Car Market on Target for Sales Record

Friday, 4 September 2015, 3:58 pm | Motor Trade Association

4 September 2015 Total new and used-import vehicle registrations for August 2015 surged ahead 8 percent compared with the same period last year. MTA (Motor Trade Association) Chief Executive Warwick Quinn said the latest NZTA figures show that ... More >>

Q1 total vehicle sales up 14%

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 1:20 pm | Motor Trade Association

The first quarter for 2015 vehicle sales has opened strongly, increasing 14 percent compared to the first three months of last year. More >>

The rise and rise of New Zealand’s used imported car market

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 5:12 pm | Motor Trade Association

The used import vehicle market continues to rise, with a 15 percent increase in the sales of both passenger and commercial vehicles against the same month last year, while the whole market rose 12 percent. More >>

Used imported passenger car sales up 25 percent in Jan 2015

Thursday, 5 February 2015, 4:44 pm | Motor Trade Association

Golden weather and summer holidays have not interrupted activity in New Zealand’s vehicle sales industry, with large numbers of used imported cars in particular driving off dealerships in January. More >>

Vehicle sales: double-digit growth in (almost) every sector

Wednesday, 14 January 2015, 10:37 am | Motor Trade Association

New Zealand’s 2014 total vehicle sales showed a 21 percent increase over the previous year, with double-digit growth in almost every sector. In 2014, 265,216 new and used imported vehicles were registered, significantly more than the 218,329 vehicles sold ... More >>

NZ vehicle sales pass FY2013 (with a month to spare)

Friday, 5 December 2014, 10:47 am | Motor Trade Association

New Zealand vehicle sales have already outpaced last year’s total sales – and 2014 still has a month left to run. More >>

 

 

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