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Feb 8, 2008 ... Land Cruiser. Toyota's new Land Cruiser 200 series follows on ... Toyota's Land Cruiser gets a diesel V8 .... 1997 Toyota Landcruiser. Prado.

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The AA Driver Education Foundation congratulates the winners of this year’s Transport Research and Education Trust Board award. The winners, researchers at the Van der Veer Institute in Christchurch, are developing a screening device which will assist General Medical Practitioners to quickly and objectively predict whether there are concerns about older drivers having the ability to continue on as licensed drivers or whether they should be referred to Land Transport NZ for further assessment. Mr Rob Lester, Trustee of the AA Driver Education Foundation Board says “the Foundation is concerned

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for the safety of older drivers and is aware that recent legislative changes removed the mandatory testing of older drivers. Most older drivers sailed through the practical test, though this was a stressful experience for many. Under the new rules the doctors of older drivers have the task of screening their patients’ fitness to drive.” “The ability to drive is very important to accessing an independent lifestyle. Doctors have some tough decisions to make as they will not want to remove the right to drive from their own patients without good reason. To make these decisions, doctors need a reliable assessment tool that

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New phase for Land Cruiser Toyota’s new Land Cruiser 200 series follows on the heels of a predecessor (the 100 series) which has claimed one of the longest model cycles in the Toyota line-up. Introduced in 1998, the Land Cruiser 100 series was the evolution of a long history of Land Cruiser models dating back to the original Toyota BJ in 1951. Toyota BJ40

tronically selectable high and low ratios. Toyota say the new suspension system improves off road performance by increasing wheel articulation, and improves on road driving by providing a more controlled ride and by reducing body roll in corners. I didn’t go off road - its not my forté - but I did test the body roll as best I could and for this type of vehicle, I was impressed. In fact Toyota have packed the technology into the new Land Cruiser to make sure it can handle any conditions you might want to throw at it. Yet inside it has heaps of storage, can become a seven seater, provides a terrific audio experience and fantastic comfort. All this is packed into a new design which is definitely eye catching.

The extra size is utilised for the occupants, thanks to the V8 configuration which means the engine compartment is actually smaller than the previous models. Yet despite the larger size, the design is also more pedestrian friendly. There is no doubt the Land Cruiser 200 variant will continue a proud tradition for Toyota.

Externally, the dimensions of the new model Land Cruiser 200 have increased by 60mm in length, 30mm in width and 15mm in height. The wheelbase remains the same but the front and rear tracks are wider by 20mm. The engine in the new Land Cruiser 200 is a 4.5litre, twin turbocharged V8, 32-valve DOHC diesel, with Toyota’s D-4D direct injection system. Power output has increased by 30% to 195kW, and torque has increased by an impressive 50% with 650Nm available from just 1600rpm. Toyota Land Cruiser 80 Series

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FROM $16,990 he next Kiwi assault on the Calendar Gals. tinuing at a steady pace. Bonneville Salt is moving steadShe reports that the calendar is a “There is a huge contingent of Kiwi’s ily towards its goal thanks to a huge success and many have been sent flying to Utah this year to experience dedicated team and ever-growing sup- around the world. Speed Week, and those who are also porters club. Kiwi-A-Salt Supporters Kiwi-A-Salt received a club members will no doubt tremendous response from feel an immense sense of the huge crowds at the recent pride when they watch that Kumeu Swap Meet (pictured car scream down the salt above). flats...knowing they have Te Awamutu Rod and helped get it there. Custom Club member Craig The Kiwi-A-Salt Calendar Houston was a member of Gals calendar features 55 the team for the two visits tastefully naked hot rodto Bonneville in the 1980’s, ding and drag racing wives, and he is an integral part of daughters and girlfriends the 2008 challenge which dedicated to helping Bill aims to smash the current Ward and his team return to 184mph (296km/h) XF/ Bonneville for Speed Week BRMR record by doing what 2008, the 60th anniversary Burt Munro did - setting MISS ‘Julys’: Te Awamutu rodder Vanessa Hampton of the famous event. their sights on 200mph. The calendar also features (right) and friends in Kiwi-A-Salt Calendar Gals. The new car is a modified the full story of Kiwi-A-Salt “A project of this nature had never - New Zealand’s first team to tackle the roadster with a rear mounted blown Ford flathead V8 and amazing aero- been attempted in hot rodding circles Bonneville salt flats in a car (1979, before and proved to be a winner. dynamics. 1982, 1984). “Calendars have been selling like hot It recently left Houston’s workshop Support the team by buying a calenwith the new paint job he applied, cakes...have been predicted to become dar from any Repco store or order one as well as the stunning graphics by his a collectors item, and have been sent as from Craig (027 4844070). far away as the U.S. Ireland, Britain, brother Warren. The public can also visit the website Keeping the support team on track Germany, Australia and South Africa.” www.kiwiasalt.blogspot.com to find out “The supporters club now boasts more about the Kiwi challenge and to is Barb Sundgren. She keeps official supporters informed of progress and 205 members whose generosity and make a donation and become part of was the inspiration behind Kiwi-A-Salt involvement has meant the build is con- the official support team.

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Ute - or two door sportster? By Dean Taylor olden’s offerings in the utility range include awesome SS versions - more like two door sports vehicles than a work wagon. My orange (sorry Ignition Metallic) V8 ute from Rosetown Holden certainly drove like a sports car, handled like a sports car, felt like a sports car and sounded like a sports car. Power comes from a six litre, alloy V8 which gives 270kW of power and has 530Nm of torque. They drive the rear wheels through either a six speed automatic or manual gearbox. The lines of the ute are great - its such a clean look and the tail (which is what most people will see) are simple and meaningful - especially the quad exhaust system which lets out a note that tells you that you are driving a performance V8. Its terrific. The Holden sits on 18” wheels as standard, but has options up to 20” available to complement the sports suspension package and traction, steering and brake control systems. The great handling lies in the wheelbase. The ute rides on the longer 3009mm platform of the Statesman and Caprice models, but does without the extra kerb weight of those luxury models. The combination of the stability of the long wheelbase - with the leaner attitude and lower suspension of the VE sedans works wonders.

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Interiors feature a colour coded design, with the use of leather in combination with other quality finishes, plus colour coded instruments. It is a really comfortable and enveloping cabin with everything just about right, although I must be a slow learner because I jammed my finger twice releasing the handbrake. Being a smaller cabin usually means not much room, but that is not really the case here. There is storage behind the sports seats, even when they are a fair way back.

Petrol engine, immaculate order, only 94,000ks, high roof lined make excellent camper

And if you get sick of listening to your V8, the ute has a great sound system which also works well in the smaller cabin. The ute tray comes standard with tray liner and snug fitting soft tonneau cover. A number of other options are available to suit the end users requirements. Utes are a great Australasian tradition - they are generally better looking, sportier and more fun than a truck or 4WD - and the Holden SS Ute looks to keep that tradition alive.

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Tel 871 7019 - A/hrs (07) 871 8485 FAT BASTARDS RACING (from left) Gary (Gazza) Beckham, Giles (Teaspoon) Bayley, Adam (Pup) Boyd, Murray (Cone) Jamieson and Alan (Pop) Hockly have gone ‘blue’ thanks to a new sponsorship deal with Yamaha. hen it comes to off-road motorcycling, noone is more serious about having fun than the Fat Bastards Racing Team. FBR’s approach to the sport is that is a true test of man, machine and liver - and its worth it. They are currently putting the finishing touches into the organisation of the third annual FBR Chindie Station Trail Ride, a two day event of no fixed duration or purpose other than to enjoy the sport of trail riding and get together with others of the same mind. This year’s event, which is being held over the weekend of February 23/24, is expected to attract upwards of 1000 riders. The boys from FBR have even switched to blue this year, thanks to a new sponsorship deal with Yamaha Motorcycles. The new Te Awamutu franchise with long-time FBR supporters Farm and Trail Motorycles, is looking to make a mark in the district and FBR are happy to work with them. They say if Yamaha play their cards right they might let them have naming rights for the 2009 event. But for 2008 they are happy to fly their colours, alongside those of other long-term sponsors Goldpine and Pitstop. The team have prepared a 15km track for Saturday’s ride and a 30km tester for Sunday. They say riding covers all classes, with a kids track, beginners track and the all-in track. They say they’ll even let quad riders join in. Camping is free and the aim is to have fun - and for some build up for the five day South Island ride that is the highlight of the event calendar. FBR say the camp is a family friendly affair and the idea is for everyone to enjoy themselves. Riding on the Saturday gets underway about noon, and Sunday kicks off about 9.30am. For more information contact Gary at Pitstop or Adam at Farm and Trail Motorcycles.

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Annual Te Awamutu Show and Swapmeet e Awamutu Motor Vehicle Enthusiasts Group and T Waikato Triumph Car Club is holding its Annual Classic Car Show at Te Awamutu’s Waipa Racecourse

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on Sunday, March 30. Over 70 car clubs have been invited to participate and all classic car owners are invited to display their vehicles. Gates open at 7.30am and there is a modest charge for entry for participants and spectators. The show also includes a swapmeet. There is a charge of $10 per stall. The show is a fundraiser for the Westpac Waikato Air Ambulance.

100 Benson Rd, Te Awamutu, Ph 871 7321, Fax 871 7391 www.fatmotorcycles.co.nz Adam Boyd - Manager - 0275 274 111

Waikato Veteran and Vintage Car Show aikato Veteran and Vintage Car Club is holding W a Car Display at the Te Rapa Racecourse on Easter Sunday. The show runs from 10am until 3pm and entry is off Sir Tristram Avenue next to Fairview Motors. There is a modest entry fee. The show will feature cars from 1897 to 1977.

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And atvconnection.com say ‘readers, you are witnessing history in the making. Polaris completely blew the lid off the side-by-side ATV market by introducing a new ATV so revolutionary, and raising the bar so high, that it simply must define an all-new category of ATV – the Sport Recreational Utility Vehicle (SRUV)’. ‘We predict that the new 2008 Polaris Ranger RZR is going to change the face of the entire ATV industry for years to come’.

The RZR is an off-road capable machine with stunning acceleration (0 - 55km/h in 4s) and a top speed of almost 90km/h. Power comes from an 800cc, water liquid cooled twin cylinder four stroke EFI engine via an automatic, variable transmission. A low centre of gravity and, 1270mm width, lightweight design and long-travel rear suspension means the RZR can go anywhere an ATV can - and much more. It features an automatic system which runs in 2WD until extra traction is required, then becomes 4WD. It also features a 140kg payload top Kiwi riders in a number of events leading up to the feature King of the and can tow 680kg. The driver enjoys tilt steering, Streets. Racing on the famous ‘Hacksaw’ adjustable hand rails and seats for comfort and safety. circuit starts at 11.30am.

Paeroa Street battle looming unday, February 17 will see motorcycle street racing at its best when the Yamaha Battle of the Streets takes place in Paeroa. There will be 19 races featuring

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