The Tree - Official Blog of rubbertree.co.nz

Running a car can be a huge cost, to the wallet and the environment. With the price of petrol and diesel increasing rather than decreasing or staying the same, we put together our top tips for fuel economy.   1. Use the right type of fuelFind out if you are using the right fuel for your car. In New Zealand,...

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The classic 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO might set to monster world record car price. The asking price is a whopping £45million (nearly NZ$79 million). It will certainly set a new world record for being the most expensive car yet! Another 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO sold at auction in 2014 for NZD$54 million and was the most valuable car ever sold at...

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Not available at The Warehouse. Gordon Murray, Formula One race car designer, joined forces with philanthropist Sir Torquil Norman (from the Global Vehicle Trust) to create the world’s first flat-pack truck, called the OX.  The kit comes with about 60 pieces and a tool kit and takes about 3 people and 12 hours to put together. Intended to overcome transport...

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Mercedes-Benz revealed the world’s first premium ute with not one, but two different concepts. The tough and rugged Powerful Adventurer and the classy and modern Stylish Explorer. The concept was presented this week in Sweden.  The vehicles are meant to be “true Mercedes” with the usual array of design, luxury, driving dynamics and safety.   The Adventurer is expected to be...

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  Honda and Kabuku, a digital fabrication company, have partnered to create what must be the most creative 3D printed car produced so far.   Revealed at CEATEC 2016, the electric Micro Commuter was designed for a confectionery company Toshimaya to deliver their famous dove-shaped cookies (shortbread cookies, in case you were wondering).  There is space for only one person,...

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