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The Motorhood is the new online home for New Zealand Classic Car and its sister publications, NZ Performance Car and NZV8. You can enjoy articles from the magazines at The Motorhood homepage, themotorhood.com, or — if you want a purely classic-scene exper
Show and swap meet season
Late last year, the Bay of Plenty Vintage Car Club hosted its annual car show and swap meet at its Cliff Road headquarters, overlooking the Tauranga Harbour. In excess of 70 classic cars, motorcycles, and trucks were on display, along with a comprehensive swap meet to excite even the most jaded of classic car aficionados. Search ‘Bay of Plenty Vintage Car Club’ on themotorhood.com to read about it and browse the photo gallery.
Weekly Motor Fix
This time around, we’ve turned the spotlight on a real beauty — Wayne Marmont’s ’66 Daimler. A mintcondition resto, this Daimler is a true reflection of ’60s luxury and elegance, from its well-appointed interior through to Daimler’s renowned 2.5-litre Hemi-style V8 engine. You can read more, and view additional photos of this car, by searching ‘best of British’ on The Motorhood.
Greg Price looks back on the last two decades of New Zealand’s classic car scene, along with his involvement with New Zealand Classic Car magazine. It’s a great read that isn’t overbearingly lengthy — check it out by searching ‘remembering how time flies’.