Lexus unveils dramatic concept

A convertible with a twist: the LF-C2 has no top covering the cabin.

Japanese car maker previews its upcoming RC convertible.

Audi's reveals its future gallery

The Audi Prologue previews the German brand's future design direction.

German brand has revealed its new prologue concept ahead of its official debut at the Los Angeles motor show.

Mercedes-Maybach S600

Lavish: the Mercedes-Maybach S600 is claimed to be the world's most quietest car on the road.

The ultimate flagship of the Mercedes-Benz range to come with a matching price tag.

Parked with 8cm to spare video

Chinese driver sets world record for tightest parallel park.

Chinese stunt driver reclaims his parallel parking world record.

Fabulous Ferrari gallery

Classic: Rod Tempero's replica 1962 250 FTO Ferrari.

Rod Tempero has built plenty of cars over the years, but his latest project may be his finest yet.

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Honda's human hauler

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This year Kiwis have bought almost 10,000 seven-seater vehicles, but just 240 of those were MPVs.

Ducatis Monster the Far North

Testing riding three new Monsters from Ducati around some sparsely-trafficked roads in Northland.

Hybrid compromise lessens

The NXt best thing?

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Parked with 8cm to spare video

Chinese driver sets world record for tightest parallel park.

Han Yue masters something most drivers have struggled with, getting his car into the teeniest of tiniest carparks and reclaiming his parking world record.

Haywards should be a 'major connection'

A $30 million upgrade of Haywards Hill Rd, connecting Kapiti to the Hutt Valley, is not good enough say critics.

crash, police, accident, sign

Waihi road reopens

A woman has hospitalised after a truck and a car collided in Waihi.

lifestyle vehicles

2015 Holden Colorado revealed

Minor makeover: Holden has given its Colorado ute and SUV an update for 2015.

Updated ute and SUV line introduces new 'comfort suspension' and a more car-like interior on select derivatives.

Kia Sportage offers choice gallery

This is a story about two Kia Sportages. They are the same but different, and they reflect how SUV preferences are rapidly changing in NZ.

Pathfinder Hybrid: There's no longer a diesel, but the hybrid does a good job instead.

SUV offers diesel alternative gallery

Nissan's Petrol-electric seven-seater isn't a genuine fuel miser, but is an accomplished SUV for large families.

road tests

Best of both worlds gallery

Head-turner: Our BMW i8 literally stopped traffic when it slowed down or was parked, even in seen-it-all Auckland.

BMW's i8 is a supercar, but not as we'd usually know it, using a hybrid powertrain so that it's both blisteringly fast and ridiculously frugal.

BMW i8 - is it a super hybrid?

BMW says its new petrol-electric i8 coupe has superpowers that other sports cars don't yet possess.

Mini hatches a five-door

Mini hatches a five-door

It took 55 years, but the first proper five-door, family-friendly Mini has finally arrived.

bikes

LAMS triple is no joke video

Learner 660: Engaging new Triumph triple doesn't look sheepish, even in white.

It is quite possibly the most satisfying bike of the LAMS flock with a price that'll make its Ducati Monster 659 rival appear over-priced.

AMG-MV Agusta deal

MV Agusta and AMG performance arm to work together in marketing partnership.

Memories are made of this: You don't know what you've lost 'til it's gone.

Singular appeal

Yamaha's retro-single is full of cheap kicks.

shows

Audi's reveals its future gallery

The Audi Prologue previews the German brand's future design direction.

German brand has revealed its new prologue concept ahead of its official debut at the Los Angeles motor show.

Mercedes-Maybach S600

The ultimate flagship of the Mercedes-Benz range to come with a matching price tag.

A convertible with a twist: the LF-C2 has no top covering the cabin.

Lexus unveils dramatic concept

Japanese car maker previews its upcoming RC convertible.

customs & classics

Fabulous Ferrari gallery

Classic: Rod Tempero's replica 1962 250 FTO Ferrari.

Rod Tempero has built plenty of cars over the years, but his latest project may be his finest yet.

Downsizing auction nets $14.5m gallery

Customs, concepts and classics net $14.5m as American car collector downsizes.

Shane Dumbell's 1932 roadster.

Rodder has his dream car gallery

Shane Dumbell has a couple of hot items in his Taranaki garage but neither are of the illegally obtained variety.

Video

Parked with 8cm to spare

Han Yue masters something most drivers have struggled with, getting his car into the teeniest of tiniest carparks and reclaiming his parking world record.

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

Rosberg beats Hamilton for Abu Dhabi pole

ON POLE: Nico Rosberg will start from the No 1 position for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, holding off team-mate Lewis Hamilton.

4:14 AM  Nico Rosberg beat title favourite Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the decisive Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix.

Advantage to Hamilton in Abu Dhabi practice

Lewis Hamilton claimed an early advantage over title rival Nico Rosberg with the fastest lap in practice in Abu Dhabi.

Ambrose cranks up return

Murph's speedy for needy video