Shelby movie has potential

 

Even with Tom Cruise, Shelby movie has future

Tom Cruise as Carroll Shelby - you have to be kidding.

Relocated and restored

 

Original Range Rover relocated and restored

The Range Rover is regarded as the original SUV, and this restored example built in 1969, will cost you more than a brand-new model.

BBC warns Clarkson

 

BBC warns Jeremy Clarkson he's not untouchable

Jeremy Clarkson doesn't see a problem with his perceived racist outbursts but his bosses are warning he is not "untouchable''.

Fraudster's Rolls being auctioned

 

Fraudster's 1922 Rolls-Royce being auctioned

A 1922 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost linked to convicted fraudster Michael Swann is going up for auction in Auckland.

Motorcyclist lands on car roof

Motorcyclist lands on car roof

Dashcam footage shows a motorcyclist's standing landing on top of the car he or she rear-ended.

Fearless truckie saves the day

Fearless truckie saves the day

Trucker in US is being hailed as a hero after pulling a grandmother and a one-year-old from a flaming car wreck.

'Baby monitor for your car'

 

'Baby monitor for your car'

Don't trust other drivers? Then this is the perfect car for you.

Driving at 300 kmh while blind

 

Driving at 300 kmh while blind

Former banker Mike Newman, who is blind, pushes heavily modified Nissan GT-R to new speed records.

Kiwi racer claims double

Shane van Gisbergen Shane van Gisbergen has won both 100km events in the V8 Supercars Sydney Motorsport Park round.

Hamilton gets Spa treatment

Lewis Hamilton lapped six tenths of a second faster than Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg in a twice halted Belgian GP practice session.

Chilton dashes Rossi's debut

Rosberg and Hamilton at odds

Back on the beat... sort of

Noel Bigwood A retired Kapiti policeman has returned to the beat in the back of an unmarked speed camera van.

Lawyer beats speed fine

A Porirua lawyer may have set a legal precedent after getting a speeding ticket thrown out by a court.

High-revving motor firm brakes

Judge pities driver

Commodore replacements?

Holden's confirmation that it will continue to sell a large car and wagon after the Commodore's demise came out of the blue.

All American muscle

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Even though it costs $109,990, Jeep's new Grand Cherokee SRT monster represents something of a large luxury SUV bargain.

Makeover for mini-MPV

Peugeot MPV receives a nice makeover but still expected to struggle in against our SUV market preference.

0-100 kmh in 4.7secs

2015 Kia Sorento revealed

Turbo Trax blows in

Holden has addressed the one issue surrounding its small SUV the Trax - lack of power.

All that Jazz

Honda Jazz, Mugen RS. Honda's new third-generation Jazz has proved an instant success in the six weeks it has been on the market.

Ghibli fires Maserati expansion

Niche Italian car maker Maserati has grand plans to become a key player in the luxury sector.

A century in the making

Hot hatch turbo fun

Clio RS v Fiesta ST

Here's a look at how Renault's new Clio RS fares against the class leading Ford Fiesta ST.

Standing landing from rear-ender

Motorcyclist lands on car roof Dramatic dash cam footage shows a motorcyclist flipping in the air and then landing on a moving car.

Fearless truckie saves the day

Truck driver hailed a hero after pulling a grandmother and a baby from a flaming car wreck.

'Baby monitor for your car'

Blind driver breaks 300 kmh

Homemade hot wheels

It seems China is the world leader in the weird and wonderful world of homemade vehicles. It seems China is the world leader in the weird and wonderful world of homemade vehicles.

Supercar season

A gold-wrapped Ferrari is the king of bling as tailor-made supercars invade wealthy parts of London.

Bugatti's final 'Legend'

One-of-a-kind Mustang

Extreme minimalism

MV Agusta Brutale 800 Dragster The MV Agusta Brutale 800 Dragster takes abbreviated streetbike design to a new extreme.

Stryker gains in translation

If there's a prize for Chopper of the Year, Yamaha's XVS1300 Stryker deserves to win it.

It's quite easy being green

Retro 500 has familiar vibe

America: A horse with a name

Triumph's now pint-sized Thunderbird is completely at home in the country after which it is named.

Car auctions smash records

Lamborghini Miura Annual US auto auction week races into the record books as total sales climb close NZ$500m.

Sexy electric supercar

A new electric supercar is aiming to try to lure a few of the well-heeled away from traditional high-octane machines.

Ferrari takes coveted award

$18,200 racing stripe

New ute to take on Ranger

Nissan Navara Nissan's new Navara is another step in the evolution of the ute to becoming a more rounded, do-it-all machine.

Electric future fast approaching

If we only have five decades of oil left then alternatives to the internal combustion engine need to be embraced sooner rather than later.

The little engine that could

Dark days for diesel?

Speciale sells for $31.1m

1964 Ferrari GTB/C Speciale An extremely rare 1964 Ferrari GTB/C Speciale has sold for a stunning NZ$31.1m at auction.

Star power boosts price

A vintage Ferrari once owned by actor Steve McQueen has sold for more than NZ$11.7m.

Ferrari breaks auction record

Collecting V8s by the dozen

Baby Azaria car on display

Museum buys car of the Kiwi at the centre of the "that dingo's got my baby" case.

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

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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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