Reference

Cars & Motoring

Categories

* Car Clubs
* Car Magazines & News
* Marques
* Road tests and reviews

Sites

* Motor manuals collection
About using the Christchurch City Libraries’ motor manuals collection.
* Automotive Dictionary
* AutoPoint.co.nz
Buy, sell and research reviews of new cars - from the New Zealand section of MSN autos.
* Car buyers' rights
A guide to your rights if a car deal goes wrong from the Consumers' Institute.
* Car Jam
Vehicle information, identification, checks and reports.
* Consumers' Institute Car Buying Guide
Everything you need to know about buying new and used cars.
* Dog and Lemon Guide
The world's largest car buyer's guide. As well as dozens of free articles, you can buy tough, objective, cynical reviews of most popular makes & models of car since about 1980, including most current models.
* Edmunds Glossary of Automotive Terms
From Edmunds.com
* Edmunds Industry Center
Insightful commentary on the automotive industry - was AutoObserver.
* Fines on Line
Pay your fine or check if you've got one, learn about your rights and obligations, order publications, and get help with inquiries.
* fuel$aver.govt.nz
How much do you spend on fuel? How much can you save? From the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA).
* Grey Nomads Australia
Caravan, motorhome and campervan lifestyle website with lots of practical information about life on the road. Especially aimed at the over-50 market.
* Heritage Motor Centre
The world's finest collection of historic British cars!
* National Roads and Motorists Association (NRMA)
* New Zealand Vintage Machinery Club (Canterbury)
* RAC Motoring Services
* Right Car Ata Haere
The Rightcar website aims to help vehicle buyers choose safer, cleaner and more economical cars. It contains data on safety, fuel economy and vehicle emissions to help you make that choice.
* The Old Car Manual Project
United States-based site offering much for the classic car enthusiast
* Trade Me Motors
Online auction site for second-hand vehicles of all kinds.
* Turner's Auctions
Auction site for second-hand, classic and damaged vehicles. Motorcycles, trucks and machinery
* Vehicle Information Reports (VIR)
Detailed report on a vehicle's legal status and history for a fee.