Muscle car bar lifted


Dodge Challenger lifts muscle car bar

Dodge ups bragging rights in the modern muscle car era with a Challenger SRT Hellcat blasting a ¼-mile run in 10.8 secs.

130 kmh supercar jump stunt


Man jumps over supercar travelling at 130 kmh

A Swedish daredevil has performed the classic "don't try this at home'' stunt.

No escaping cameras


Snap: no escaping hi-tech speed camera

Ngauranga Gorge's new state-of-the art speed cameras went live today, in a nationwide first.

Alpine road drivers concern police


Alpine road drivers concern police

Foreign drivers with no experience of alpine conditions are being kept under close watch.

Man jumps over speeding Lamborghini

Man jumps over speeding Lamborghini

Swedish stuntman "Al the jumper" leaps over a Lamborghini travelling at 130 kmh.

Challenger's quarter-mile blast

Challenger's quarter-mile blast

With 707 horsepower under the hood, the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT with the HEMI Hellcat engine is the fastest muscle car ever.

Sir Stirling Moss and Maserati


Sir Stirling Moss and Maserati

Motorsport legend Sir Stirling Moss talks Maseratis as the marque opens a major exhibition to mark its centenary.

Trailer crash tips load and truck

Trailer crash tips load and truck

Truck carrying an oversized I-beam with a dolly trailer tips over.

Marquez wins in Germany

Marc Marquez Marc Marquez continued his dominance of the MotoGP series with victory at the German GP.

When riders come to blows

Is this Daft Punk's Oasis moment? Mixed motorsport-martial arts perhaps?

Tander sends warning

Dixon slips to fourth in Iowa

Going, going, gone. Limo sold.

mayoral limo Christchurch's mayoral limousine has sold for just over $32,000.

Stunt site choice back fires

Motoring show Top Gear is embroiled in a fresh controversy after staging a stunt at the site of a fatal car crash.

New Ford Falcon teased

'Chop shop' busted

Meet the Virtual Windscreen'

Ghost cars and virtual racing lines projected onto windscreen thanks to a futuristic new concept.

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.

The many styles of SUV

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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.

Sir Stirling and Maserati

Motorsport legend Sir Stirling Moss and one of his favourite cars, the Maserati 250F, to headline a 100 year celebration at Silverstone. Motorsport legend Sir Stirling Moss and one of his favourite cars, the Maserati 250F, to headline a 100 year celebration at Silverstone.

A dolly of a crash

As crashes go this is a really dolly.

Cyclist's view of smash

Aircraft carrier drifting stunt

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

Harley-Davidson recall

Harley-Davidson logo. More than 65,000 motorcycles recalled overseas after brake issues.

Could it be?

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

Invaluable, but danger lurks

Small bikes a big job

Thunderbirds are go

A great British brand creates American style from a parallel motorcycling universe.

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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