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September 1, 2013

It’s hard to beleive the Peninsula Bridge in Ngatimoti is 100 years old! The bridge  was first opened by the Hon. R. Mackenzie, the MP for Motueka in 1913.

On 6 July 2013 Lassie turned up in all her splendor joined by a 1928 Dodge Victory, a Model T and a 1913...

August 1, 2013

We know some of Lassie’s fans really care about what’s on the inside. So here are the facts and figures:

She was originally purchased for £1,300 from Perfection Motors Ltd. Nelson in 1930.

  • Engine:                       8 cylinder 5,500 cc...

July 1, 2013

Our beloved Lassie is a 1929 Caddilac La Salle 340 V8. She was originally purchased in 1930 by W T Evans who gave her the nickname Lassie. About a decade later Bert Hickmott purchased our Lassie. In the 1940s and 50s she was used as a school bus in the Riwaka and Brook...

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