Flashback: Government enforces carless days amid oil shortage

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Default Flashback: Government enforces carless days amid oil shortage

Nicki Erickson, a clerk in the Post Office's motor-vehicle registration section, displays the two stickers that drivers would show on their windscreen. In the year that the VW Golf and Toyota Corolla fought it out to be named the best-selling car in the world, New Zealand motorists were asked to choose which day of the week they'd go without wheels, in a bid to ease pressure on a tight fuel supply.

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