8JUL '16LVV Standards, LVV Operating requirements Schedule, & LVV Code updated
There have been a number of updates and changes made to most LVV Standards, along with the Operating Requirements Schedule (ORS) and the LVV Code. Click here to download the Information Sheets which provide full details of all changes (Info 02-2016 & Info 03-2016).
4AUG '15 LVVTA Welcomes NZTA review of LVV Certification system
The Low Volume Vehicle Technical Association (LVVTA) is welcoming the review that the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) is undertaking of the LVV certification system, and foresees that the outcome of the review could well provide opportunities to make further improvements to the LVV certification system that has been in operation since 1992. Read more>>
29 JAN '15SAFETY WARNING - AFTERMARKET TILT STEERING COLUMNS
It has recently come to the attention of LVVTA that there are safety risks associated with some aftermarket tilt steering columns. Read more>>
Click here to see a Youtube clip showing a similar column with excessive freeplay, and here to read the just-released aftermarket steering column Information Sheet.
1 NOV '16NZ HOBBY CAR TECHNICAL MANUAL RE-NAMED NZ CAR CONSTRUCTION MANUAL, AND AVAILABLE ONLINE
Due to feedback recieved from some sectors, the 'HCTM' has been re-branded, and is now entitled the NZ Car Construction Manual, and been made available for purchase online. Read more>>