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Alpha Board – Electric Skateboard Review

We made the most of the clear afternoon and took the Aplha Board by Mavic Brothers out for a hoon around the city. A post shared by The Empire Media Group (@theempire_nz) on May 15, 2018 at 1:42am PDT Claimed range 15km – untested Claimed top speed 35km/h – feels …

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Alpinestars Motegi V2 Suit Review

  Hey team, welcome back for another installment of Two Wheels Tuesday! This week we’re taking a very close look at the new Alpinestars Motegi V2 leather one-piece suit, which we recently tested at Hampton Downs.     First impressions of the suit are good: the black with white and …

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GoodBuzz – Kombucha – Review ( sort of )

Hey team So the good people from GoodBuzz sent me a box of Kombucha to try out, This will be more an experience on the effects review as appose to a product review as I have nothing to guage it against since this is my real experience. So what is …

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Webisode #49 – Bikes and Babes

In this webisode! Evana and Nick eat pizza then judge a bikini comp – Justin and Nick hit the jumps at 440 mountainbike park in the mud – and a beach trip with Shannon for some camera testing and new pics A post shared by The Empire Media Group (@theempire_nz) …

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Review – God of War

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Haval H9 – Review

In this episode of The Open Road, Nick Drives the Haval H9 – just landed from China. Engine – Turbo 4 cyclinder 16 valve double VVT direct injection Max power – 180kw @ 5500rpm Max Torque – 350 Nm @ 1800-4500rpm Transmission – ZF – 8AT w/ paddle shift Weight …

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Ready Player One – Movie Review

Background Ready Player One is directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the book of the same name, written in 2011 by Ernest Cline. The movie is a real slice of “geek culture”, from retro to modern gaming, old and new movie and TV show references, even anime is thrown into …

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Samsung Galaxy S9 – Review

Hey team, So as you know we were invited along to the release of the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. And since then I’ve been using the Galaxy S9 as a daily driver. In the essence of full disclosure, I’ve been a Samsung fan boy since my S5 however …

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Webisode #47 – Holden Road Trip

Those fans of The Open Road will already have seen, Holden New Zealand sent Nick on a trip to Dunedin to test drive and get to know the new ZB Commodore Here’s the Vlog A post shared by The Empire Media Group (@theempire_nz) on Feb 28, 2018 at 10:00pm PST …

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2018 Holden Commodore – First Impression and Review – The Open Road

Nick was sent on an Adventure by Holden New Zealand to drive the new Commodore to Queenstown from Dunedin Here’s the findings Pricing LT 2.0l Turbo Petrol – 2WD – Liftback $45,990 RS-V 3.6l V6 AWD $58,990 VXR 3.6l V6 AWD $67,990 More pricing options available via Holden A post …

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