tourist drivers

A judge has taken aim at the ''modern phenomenon'' of drivers following GPS rather than watching the road, after a Chinese tourist caused a smash near Queenstown. Zhenjun Zhao, 28,  appeared in the Dunedin District Court yesterday, following a stint...

Tourist driver stats revealed

Overseas drivers are no more likely to cause a nasty accident on Queenstown district roads than they were a decade ago. Last year, foreigners were responsible for 36 fatal and injury crashes, Ministry of Transport stats released to Mountain Scene...
OPINION: It wasn't the relaxing skifield road trip I'd envisaged. Ahead of me on The Remarkables access road the small rental car swept wide, over the centre line, on blind corners. I beeped my horn and motioned to the left. The...
Shocking footage of a driver repeatedly crossing the centre line on the country’s highest main road has been posted online. The dashcam footage was shot on the Crown Range route between Queenstown and Wan-aka, in late January and uploaded to...
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