Celebs and their custom cars video

The classic Chevrolet Impala that Motley Crue's Tommy Lee rides around LA in.

A lot of celebrities - everybody from Nick Jonas to Kendall Jenner - are driving classic old cars.

Fancy the last 'true' Lambo?

The 1999 Lamborghini Diablo SV.

An important piece of Lamborghini history is headed for auction.

Big bang equals big bucks

The damaged Lamborghini was towed away after the accident.

Repairing a damaged luxury car could cost $80,000 or more due to the top quality parts needed.

$1.4m car hits Kiwi tarmac

It's a head-turner for sure, but 918 is primarily a functional high-speed, highly aerodynamic machine.

Forget supercars, this is a new breed of performance machine that can only be called a ''hypercar''.

Roadtrip to petrolhead heaven

Laying down some rubber at the Leadfoot Festival.

OPINION: The Passing Lane Grand Prix was a downside of an epic weekend drive to the Leadfoot Festival.

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Big bang equals big bucks

The damaged Lamborghini was towed away after the accident.

Repairing a damaged luxury car could cost $80,000 or more due to the top quality parts needed.

Good luck with that upgrade

Automakers show little interest in upgrading existing cars with safety tech on their own.

20 vehicles fished out

Top Gear's full line-up confirmed

lifestyle vehicles

Kia Niro targets Prius

Kia's new Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV).

You could call the all-new Kia Niro a "hybrid utility vehicle" or simply it is a Subaru look-alike with Prius economy.

SUV has a $320,000 optional extra

Time is big money in Bentley's luxury Bentayga SUV.

Archaic Land Rover Defender stopped being useful as an actual vehicle ages ago. This is a pedal car, by the way.

Don't mourn dead weight Defender

OPINION: Some people just can't accept their favourite cars are obsolete. The internet is to blame.

road tests

$1.4m hypercar hits Kiwi tarmac

It's a head-turner for sure, but 918 is primarily a functional high-speed, highly aerodynamic machine.

Forget supercars, this is a new breed of performance machine that can only be called a ''hypercar''.

Pajero Sport SUV is no soft-roader

Utes blended with SUVs are both old-school and the latest automotive fashion. We test the top-spec Pajero Sport VRX.

In the club: uprated A 45 is now officially a Mercedes-AMG.

Four cylinders of dynamite

Turns out that the 270kW Audi RS3 only had a few months to rule as the world's most powerful sports-hatch.

bikes

Father mourns motorcyclist son

Rhys Middleton, killed in a motorcycle accident on State Highway 5, near Napier.

Rhys Middleton will be buried a year before he was supposed to get married.

An American 999cc 'starter bike'

Indian Motorcycle is going down — in size, scale and price.

Imposing fairing is impressively functional - surely shaped in a wind tunnel, argues writer Paul Owen.

Tunnel vision shapes Harley bagger

We might have General Motors to thank for this Harley's smooth performance.

shows

Petrolheads living the dream at Nelson Car Show

Annie Garland and Don Garland with their 1963 Galaxie 500 convertible at the Nelson Motor Show at the Tahuna Beach Kiwi Holiday Park.

Life's too short for Nelson woman Annie Garland not to own the car of her dreams.

Why concept cars matter

Concept cars can cost over a million dollars and may never drive a kilometre mile but they can take the brand much farther.

Kia's new Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV).

Kia Niro targets Prius

You could call the all-new Kia Niro a "hybrid utility vehicle" or simply it is a Subaru look-alike with Prius economy.

customs & classics

Celebs and their custom cars video

The classic Chevrolet Impala that Motley Crue's Tommy Lee rides around LA in.

A lot of celebrities - everybody from Nick Jonas to Kendall Jenner - are driving classic old cars.

Truck show for helicopter charities

A racing car transporter will be among more than 120 vehicles at the Wellsford Lions Roaring Truck Show on February 28.

This 1999 Diablo SV is the last Lamborghini from its factory in Italy before Volkswagen completed its company takeover.

Fancy the last 'true' Lambo?

An important piece of Lamborghini history is headed for auction.

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Celebs and their custom cars

A lot of celebrities - everybody from Nick Jonas to Kendall Jenner - are driving classic old cars.

quizzes

Quiz: Super behinds

Motoring quiz

Can you recognise these beauties just by looking at their rears?

Quiz: Motoring on

How well have you been keeping up with all the latest motoring news?

Quiz: Know your tail-lights

Are you a shining light?

Motorsport

Habsburg takes race one

Ferdinand Habsburg in car No 62 overtakes Lando Norris (31) after the second safety car at the New Zealand Grand Prix in Manfeild on Saturday.

7:47 PM  Habsburg wins New Zealand Grand Prix opener while Norris increases lead in series.

Paddon sits second in Sweden

Kiwi Hayden Paddon is in second place after rocketing up the leader board at Rally Sweden.

Cassidy has no plans to slow down

Paddon ready for Rally of Sweden

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