We know cars! That's why we can advise you on what to look out for when buying a new or used car, advice on finding the right car to suit your needs, working out your car running costs and staying safe on our roads.

The AA has been providing expert motoring advice and car information to New Zealanders for over 100 years.  Today’s services include servicing and repairscar reviews and safety advice, and of course our famous AA Roadservice roadside assistance programme.

Ask an expert

Ask the AA’s motoring experts your questions and get advice on everything from buying & selling a car to legal advice. Come join the conversation.

Buying & selling a car

The AA's expert advice makes buying or selling a car easy. We can provide a pre purchase inspection, car history check or vehicle valuation. Book today.

Car reviews

Read car reviews and ratings for new and used vehicles, from New Zealand motorists and independent AA Experts. Add your car review today!

Cars for sale

Buying or selling a new or used car has never been easier with the AA. Search our car listings & get advice from our experts. Buy or sell your next car today.


From batteries, windscreen repairs and tyres to your car’s engine and brakes, the AA makes vehicle maintenance easy. Book a service for your car today.

Safety check

The AA Safety Check is a basic health check of your vehicle by an automotive professional and includes items that commonly lead to vehicles failing their WoFs.

Licensing, safety & fees

As a car owner in New Zealand, there are a few things to know. Find out about Warrant of Fitness checks, car registration & licensing, and petrol prices.

Automotive acronyms

We've created a list of the most commonly used automotive acronyms, with a brief description of what each one means. Let the AA Experts demystify it for you.