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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 >>