8 Essential Tips for Safe Winter Driving in New Zealand

New Zealand is one of the best countries in the world to explore by car. But embarking on a winter road trip does present some challenges.

A combination of heavy snow, icy roads and, in some areas, plenty of narrow twists and turns can make driving to some of its most remote regions not exactly straightforward.

For this reason, it pays to exercise a bit more caution than you otherwise might during the warmer and clearer months of summer. With that in mind, here are eight essential tips for safe winter driving in New Zealand.

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