Arresting collection of old police vehicles on showForty historic NZ Police vehicles representing some key moments in not only police history but also New Zealand’s social history are currently on show at the Museum of Transport and Technology in Auckland.
The fleet of NZ Police vehicles which includes cars, vans and motorbikes was handed over to MOTAT on long-tem loan in December.
Deputy Commissioner Lyn Provost says NZ Police is grateful to MOTAT for displaying the collection which represents some significant milestones in police history.
"With our prime focus on policing, we had limited opportunity to display the collection which is considered one of the best in the Southern Hemisphere," says Lyn. "MOTAT is helping to safeguard history for all New Zealanders."
MOTAT Director Jeremy Hubbard says the fleet is an important addition to the museum’s collections.
The collection on display includes: