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Largest Road Transport Industry Event Goes Virtual For 2021

Monday, 22 November 2021, 10:26 am | Transport World

Challenges navigating the Covid-19 landscape saw New Zealand’s largest road transport industry event shift to a digital format for 2021. Organisers of the annual Mobil 1 Delvac NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame made the difficult decision to cancel the ... More >>

Exhibit Raises More Than $40,000 For Charity For Charity

Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 1:12 pm | Transport World

The ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic have made times even tougher for some Kiwi families – and Bill Richardson Transport World is proud to have played a role in supporting those in need. The limited-time-only Tender Memories display, ... More >>

Designer Announced As Exhibit Launch Guest Of Honour

Wednesday, 31 March 2021, 7:22 am | Transport World

It promises to be Bill Richardson Transport World’s most glamorous exhibit yet – and buzz around the event set to launch Tender Memories is building. The exhibit at the world-class museum in Invercargill will showcase the wedding attire and love ... More >>

George Begg Racing Event Put On Pause For 2021

Wednesday, 11 November 2020, 12:15 pm | Transport World

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced organisers to put a pause on the George Begg Classic Speedfest for 2021, with a more traditional classic racing event sponsored by Mobil 1 set to be held instead. Transport World, and its event arm TW Events & ... More >>

George Begg Classic Speedfest is almost here

Monday, 13 January 2020, 12:30 pm | Transport World

Just one month to go: the countdown to the first-ever George Begg Classic Speedfest is officially underway. More >>

Southland's social event of the year given a shake-up

Friday, 10 January 2020, 1:59 pm | Transport World

The glitzy Neptune Ball – a highlight on Southland’s social calendar – has been given a modern refresh for 2020. Held at Bill Richardson Transport World, the annual Neptune Ball is the traditional precursor to the festivities of the famous ... More >>

Final phase of renovation almost complete

Friday, 13 December 2019, 8:19 am | Transport World

The end is in sight. The third and final phase of renovation work on the two period buildings Classic Motorcycle Mecca calls home is almost complete. Transport World property manager Sue Hill says the extensive renovation of the inner-city buildings ... More >>

Motorsport legend George Begg coming home

Thursday, 31 October 2019, 4:05 pm | Transport World

Another motorsport legend is coming home to Southland. Invercargill has a thing with wheels – and now, New Zealand’s premier destination for petrolheads is set to add another jewel to its crown. The team behind the world-class collections at Classic ... More >>

Inductees celebrated at NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame

Monday, 30 September 2019, 8:54 am | Transport World

Their stories are diverse: but they all share a passion for the New Zealand road transport industry. Five inductees were welcomed to the Mobil Delvac 1 NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame at a gala held at Bill Richardson Transport World in Invercargill on ... More >>

Awards gala celebrating excellence in trucking industry

Friday, 20 September 2019, 9:35 am | Transport World

Hundreds of people from throughout the Australasian trucking industry will gather in Invercargill to celebrate excellence in their field – and support equipping young Kiwis with the skills they need to stay safe on our roads. The eighth-annual ... More >>

Transport World provides drawcards for Wheels At Wanaka

Monday, 1 April 2019, 10:32 am | Transport World

Two of Southland’s leading visitor attractions will make history when they attend the inaugural Wheels At Wanaka show this coming Easter weekend. Bill Richardson Transport World and Dig This Invercargill are expected to be major drawcards at the new, biennial ... More >>

Rare, multi-million dollar Ford collection on show

Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 10:19 am | Transport World

A multi-million dollar Ford motorsport exhibition is on at Bill Richardson Transport World for the next month. The Celebrating Ford Motorsport exhibition is a Ford racing collection that includes 20 cars, all monumental to the history of Ford motorsport ... More >>

Motorcycle Mecca Expansion And Redevelopment Underway

Thursday, 1 February 2018, 3:35 pm | Transport World

Construction work officially kicked off at Classic Motorcycle Mecca in Invercargill today. Throughout 2018 a large expansion and redevelopment project will take place which aims to transform the existing collection into Australasia’s premier motorcycle ... More >>