Standing landing stunner


Biker's standing landing after rear-ending

Dramatic dash cam footage shows a motorcyclist flipping in the air and then landing safely on his or her feet on top of a car after a rear-end collision

Police ticket thrown out


Lawyer gets speed camera ticket thrown out

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

Clio RS v Fiesta ST


Head to head: Renault Clio RS v Ford Fiesta ST

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

All American muscle


Jeep's big bruiser now much sophisticated

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

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.

Stewart to skip another race

Tony Stewart Tony Stewart will skip this weekend's Nascar race, the third event he has missed since being involved in a fatal on-track accident.

Red Bull defend recruitment

Formula One team say 16-year-old has already shown he's championship material and not a "risk" as rivals say.

Teen signs with F1 team

Dixon misses oval podium

High-revving motor firm brakes

car yard, sales 300 An accelerating motor vehicle industry has shifted Colonial Motors' full-year net profit up to $20.2 million.

Judge pities driver

Judge tells driver who had five unrestrained children in her car that it was common 30 years ago.

'Baby monitor for your car'

Taking on Burt's record

Back on the beat... sort of

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

0-100 kmh in 4.7secs

Range Rover SVR Performance details and first look at the fastest, most powerful Land Rover yet have been revealed.

2015 Kia Sorento revealed

Third-generation Korean SUV shown sporting premium new look.

Active Tourer fronts up

Making turbo Trax

Makeover for mini-MPV

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

Ghibli fires Maserati expansion

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

A century in the making

There's only one real question hovering over Maserati's first diesel, and that's why didn't they do one sooner?

Hot hatch turbo fun

It's the one you want

All that Jazz

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

Fearless truckie saves the day

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

Blind driver breaks 300 kmh

British adventurer breaks his own record for the fastest speed set by a blind driver.

Moove over: Bovine on board

Famous Barina to live on

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

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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