Restricted licence reminders

 

AA targets parents over children's restricted licences

AA goes online to remind parents not to turn a blind eye to their children breaching restricted licence conditions.

Cyclist's view of smash

 

Cyclist's view of a head-on hit-and-run

A handlebar mounted camera has captured a cyclist's view of a hit-and-run head-on collision with a car.

Focus on tourist drivers

 

Police put focus on tourist drivers

Police target tourists at airport car rental firms to reduce number of crashes involving foreign drivers.

Rolls-Royce sales soar

 

Rolls-Royce sales soar worldwide

They are rolling symbols of wealth and excess and they are more popular than ever before.

Car's hit-and-run with cyclist

Car's hit-and-run with cyclist

Footage from a handlebar camera of the moment a cyclist is tossed three metres in the air by a hit-and-run driver.

BMW aircraft carrier racetrack stunt

 

BMW aircraft carrier racetrack stunt

New BMW M4 shown drifting on the "ultimate racetrack".

Ford's farewell at Bathurst

 

Ford's farewell at Bathurst

Ford's most iconic nameplate is taken for a lap around the iconic circuit used for Australia's most famous motor race.

More GM recalls

 

More GM recalls

General Motors victims fund announcement was overshadowed by a new wave of recalls bringing the total number up to 29 million this year.

Firm probed over star's records

Michael Schumacher Thief used Swiss helicopter company computer to steal Michael Schumacher's medical records, police say.

Hamilton wins crash-hit race

Briton claims fifth win of the F1 season at Silverstone in race stalled by spectacular first-lap Raikkonen crash.

Evans impressive at Silverstone

Evans wins GP2 race

Minister kicks off road project

Gerry Brownlee The first sod has been turned on Taranaki's Vickers to City project.

Highway lane may free up Hutt Rd

A fourth highway lane will potentially free up the Hutt Rd and allow a focus on cyclists.

Koup is a keeper

Extra lane out of town

Petrol prices fall

Petrol and diesel prices dropped this morning as the NZ dollar continues to strengthen.

VW to build Beetle Dune

VW Dune Buggy revealed Retro hatch pays tribute to bygone bug culture.

Amarok facelift on the way

As the countdown begins towards the first full facelift of the VW Amarok ute, some special editions have started to arrive.

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Honest Indian

The least expensive proper working ute in NZ looks like a useful entrant in our burgeoning workhorse market.

Spoiler choice wings it

Subaru WRX STI. Could a "no wing" option be proof that even the high-performance version of the new Subaru WRX is growing up?

Holding the fort

This Hyundai i30 hatch isn't exactly hot to touch, but it's nicely warm all the same - and it is a portent of better things to come.

Rapid demand change hopes

Space ace better than ever

Jaguar's charming F-type coupe

Its topless sister may turn heads, but it's the new Coupe version that best displays the Jaguar F-type's talent.

Aircraft carrier drifting stunt

New BMW M4 shown drifting on the New BMW M4 shown drifting on the "ultimate racetrack".

Falcon GT's last ride

The original GT Falcon is taken on a cruise to Mount Panorama to say farewell.

Crash splits Lambo in half

Biker's cartwheel escape

Overloaded vehicles

Overloaded vehicles Images from around the world of overloaded transport.

Project 7 into production

Jaguar has confirmed it will build a limited number of its F-Type Project 7 high-performance sports car.

Delays frustrate Camaro buff

Nissan's peek into future

Invaluable, but danger lurks

Quad bike safety That trusty quad should command respect from its users if it is to be operated safely.

Small bikes a big job

Sam Ekenasio's mini motorbike was built with plenty of elbow grease and a good dollop of motor oil.

Finding the tipping point

Biker's bucket list ride

Could it be?

Pondering the Italian 800 triple, Paul Owen asks the unanswerable question.

Aston Martin's virtual racer

Aston Martin DP-100 Vision Gran Turismo. Aston Martin is the latest carmaker to unveil a concept for the Gran Turismo 6 racing game.

Auto fest interest cranks up

Interest in hot rods, muscle and classic cars is driving interest for a huge Wairarapa auto festival.

Greatest car show on earth

Focus provides Falcon hint

The little engine that could

Skoda Citigo Look for a 1.0-litre three-cylinder powered Skoda to make waves in the sub $20,000 city car market in NZ.

Dark days for diesel?

Is diesel a dead duck as some have predicted?

Staying alive over Easter

What women want...

Tow away motoring history

1970 Daimler Limousine It does not go but that has not stopped Christchurch's mayoral Daimler attracting 60 online auction bids.

Camaro is his passion

Doug James' hunt for his dream car ended 12 months ago and don't expect to see anyone else driving it.

Phantom no Alien for this fan

Record Ferrari price predicted

A classic 30 year wait

Mechanic Don Burgess has long coveted a car he regularly serviced but had to wait nearly 30 years before he could buy it.

Aston Martin's first 100 years

Aston Martin. Iconic British sports car brand Aston Martin this month celebrated its 100th birthday.

Chevrolet Corvette quiz

The Chevrolet Corvette is an iconic American muscle car but just how much do you think you know about them?

Quiz: A feast of Ferraris

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Your favourite NZ roads

whaanga At look at readers' favourite roads. Whaanga Coast from Raglan to Ruapuke.

Your favourite NZ roads

A look at readers' favourite roads. The Surf Highway from Hawera to New Plymouth.

Your favourite NZ roads

Favourite NZ roads

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