Thu, 05 Oct 2023

Media are invited to attend the unveiling of a new EV vehicle to be trialled for police operational use.

Commissioner of Police Andrew Coster will reveal the new car in Auckland this Friday 2 June and watch a demonstration of the vehicle in use. 

The Commissioner and Inspector Brian Yanko, Manager for the NZ Police Fleet Service Group, will be available for media interviews about the vehicle.

The chosen vehicle has successfully met performance requirements for an operational vehicle while fulfilling carbon reduction targets and fitting within existing project funding.

The announcement event will include a demonstration on the runway.  Media will be welcome to check out all aspects of the vehicle which is complete with new Police livery and to film the vehicle.

Please RSVP by 5pm Thursday 1 June to



Police EV vehicle launch


Friday 2 June, 9am-10am

Media, please arrive 8.45am for a 9am start


Admore, Auckland - please contact to register attendance and for more venue and other details.



Issued by Police Media Centre. 


Source: NZ Police

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