Cyclist cheats death video

Cyclist cheats death in China

A cyclist in China has defied the odds to survive being run over by a large truck.

Outback is up front

2015 Subaru Outback

Stacked with technology, the latest Subaru Outback is the first to be created from the ground up, rather than as a spin-off from the Legacy.

How to avoid traffic hell

DANGER ZONE: The areas to avoid if you want a quick trip.

It's every driver's own personal hell - stuck in a summer traffic jam that snakes back for kilometres as icecreams melt and tempers fray.

Spyker declared bankrupt

Spyker built bespoke supercars such as this C8 Aileron

Dutch supercar maker - and former Saab owner - closes its doors

Women behind the wheel

SMOKO: Carr and Haslam staff take a break.

The once masculine trucking world is starting to attract more female drivers.

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blogs

Applaud new initiatives

Pouring a beer.

We should applaud what has been done to bring drink driving rules into line with other western nations.

Meet our bike of the year

There were a number of fabulous new entries chasing our "NZ Bike of the Year" title.

Our NZ Car of the Year

Mini for minors

news

Mazda2 reborn

Mazda2

0 min ago  It's hard to believe that Mazda is one of Japan's smaller car brands when its cars cause such impact on the industry.

Servos pump out cheap petrol

Shopping around between Auckland’s suburbs could save you almost 20 cents off the national price of petrol.

Cyclist cheats death in China

Cyclist cheats death video

A cyclist in China has defied the odds to survive being run over by a large truck.

lifestyle vehicles

All-new GLE 450 AMG Coupe gallery

Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG Coupe.

Mercedes-Benz is jumping into the oddball "SUV coupe" segment with its new GLE Coupe.

Lexus enters SUV market

Does the new Lexus NX300h signals the start of a new product offensive for the brand?

Ford has given its first glimpse of the 2015 Ranger ute.

2015 Ford Ranger

Facelift and technology upgrades on the way for blue oval ute.

road tests

Outback is up front

2015 Subaru Outback

Stacked with technology, the latest Subaru Outback is the first to be created from the ground up, rather than as a spin-off from the Legacy.

What lies beneath gallery

From the outside Peugeot's new 308 station wagon looks conservative - but underneath its skin there's a vehicle that is impressively interesting.

The Holden Commodore SS-V Redline – a standard V8 Commie but with a wealth of sport and luxury appointments.

Glorious grunt farewelled

At a time when the world's motor industry is undergoing fundamental change here comes a V8 Holden Commodore.

bikes

Inside the world of stunt motocross riders video

LEVI SHERWOOD: "The biggest part of riding is mental. Fitness and strength, which plays a lot in other sports, isn't needed as much in freestyle."

Their tricks are amazing, but the risks are huge: inside the minds of our champion stunt motocross riders.

Monster fun

You don't have to ride the all-out 1200 to enjoy the best of the Monster family.

Harley-Davidson Street: So important they named a thoroughfare after it

New Harley has Street cred

Harley-Davidson has unveiled its new Street 500, the brand's first learner legal motorcycle since the 1970s, designed to introduce new and returning riders to serious motorcycling.

shows

Honda NSX confirmed gallery

A teaser image of the new Honda Acura NSX.

A new NSX is coming.

Concept ignores all the rules gallery

When GM designers created the Chevrolet Chaparral concept car they tossed out all the rules they believe stifle innovation in auto racing.

Raising the bar: the latest Cooper S JCW sports the fastest ever production engine for a Mini.

Mini's fastest ever Cooper S

New John Cooper Works edition shown ahead of Detroit reveal.

customs & classics

Lamborghini 'Phwoar'

Lamborghini's iconic Countach was the poster child for 1970s supercars.

The Lamborghini Countach was the poster child for 1970s supercars.

Restored and ready to race again

One of New Zealand's oldest race cars is returning to the track.

A beauty: The restored 1969 Holden Monaro HT won by Aucklander Richard Grey.

Holden fan fizzing

Christmas has arrived early for devoted Holden fan Richard Grey.

Video

Cyclist cheats death

A cyclist in China has defied the odds to survive being run over by a large truck.

quizzes

Aston Martin's first 100 years

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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

Know your Fords

Motorsport

Ecclestone wants Africa back on F1 calendar

Bernie Ecclestone

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone is working to return South Africa to the schedule.

Christchurch team join Bathurst race

Christchurch-based team confirm two cars for the next Bathurst 12-hour race in February.

Hartley perfect fit at Porsche

Christmas a bit of a trial for Bernie Ecclestone