Media releases

3 May 2021

CEO to retire after leading Automobile Association for 40 years

A career spanning 40 years with the New Zealand Automobile Association is coming to an end for Chief Executive Officer Brian Gibbons who will retire at the end of January 2022.

31 March 2021

AA Smartfuel launches tech solution for offsetting carbon emissions

AA Smartfuel has partnered with carbon offsetting company CarbonClick to make it simple for its 2.8 million customers to take measurable action on their carbon footprint.

24 March 2021

Travel-lovers set to benefit as AA Smartfuel’s new partnership with Qantas Frequent Flyer takes flight

AA Smartfuel is today launching a new partnership with Qantas Frequent Flyer making travel more accessible for Kiwis, allowing them to connect with family and friends and support local tourism operators.

22 March 2021

More road maintenance funding critically needed in Northland - AA

The AA wants a campaign to revitalise road maintenance across the country to start in Northland.

12 March 2021

AA Motoring lays plans to strengthen AA Auto Centre Network further

Investment in the Network and investment in growth were the key themes of an AA Auto Centre conference held in Queenstown this week. “Even with the disruptions of Covid-19, our AA Auto Centre Network is continuing to go from strength-to-strength and this was evident at our very positive, future-focused annual conference,” AA Motoring Services General Manager Jonathan Sergel says.

24 February 2021

AA Motoring reveals new Odometer Verification partners

AA Motoring is delighted to reveal it has signed on two new Odometer Verification partners –Bordercheck and Jacanna. This follows AA Motoring’s announcement in December that it would be ending its exclusive Odometer Verification partnership on Japanese vehicle imports with JEVIC, so it could also work with other industry partners. “We are delighted to have Bordercheck and Jacanna on board,” AA Motoring Services General Manager Jonathan Sergel says. “They are both industry specialists, which, along with JEVIC, provide the highest standard of odometer verification on Japanese used imports. By offering a further two options in this space, dealers now have significant choice for this process and the ability to make the right commercial decision for their dealership to avoid any extra fees .”

28 January 2021

AA supports vehicle emissions standards but doubts remain over target

The AA is supportive of the Government’s announcements today to reduce transport emissions, but is concerned that the proposed targets may not be possible within the timeframe.

31 December 2020

2020 road deaths a very sad and disappointing result

In a year where New Zealand faced unprecedented change, road deaths have sadly remained largely the same.

21 December 2020

First-time campervan driver? AA shares its top tips for a safe roadie

As Kiwis get set to hit the road in greater numbers than ever before for domestic holidays, the AA Driving School team is appealing to a whole new class of first-time drivers to watch their speed and take their time these holidays.

16 December 2020

AA Motoring’s top tips for getting your car road trip ready

With Christmas just around the corner, AA Motoring is sharing its top tips and tricks for ensuring your vehicle gets you to your summer holiday destination safely. Tyres

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