Chopper passions drive


Retro Rockers born to ride old choppers

When Jake Williams is given the opportunity to discuss chopper-style motorcycles he could talk the tyre off a rim.

What would you do?


Do you own up to parking fender benders?

Kiwi motorists like to think they're honest when it comes to minor parking damage but a new survey would suggest that the reality is far different.

V8 Supercars stars add edge


Trans-Tasman edge to Cromwell supercars racing

Shane van Gisbergen and Craig Lowndes are bringing their trans-Tasman track battles to a different style of South Island endurance supercar racing.

Thoroughly modern Jeep


New Cherokee is the right Jeep at the right time

Nice going, Jeep. Go straight to the top of the class with the new Cherokee.

Someone in China can't reverse


Someone in China can't reverse

A clumsy driver's repeated attempts to back out of a parking space is caught on camera in China.

How did anyone survive this crash?


How did anyone survive this crash?

It is simply hard to believe that the motorist driving this car has survived this horror accident in Belgium.

Cruising Wellington in the latest Lambo


Cruising Wellington in the latest Lambo

Tom Hunt takes the new Lamborghini Huracan for a test drive around Wellington.

Pinball meets power sliding


Pinball meets power sliding

Practice has begun for Kiwi drift racer ''Mad Mike'' Whiddett, as he hit Ardmore Airport to simulate the 2014 Redbull Drift Shifters track.

Rollinson hopes to earn drives

Gene Rollinson Auckland racing driver Gene Rollinson is being thrown in the deep end - once again - at Hampton Downs this weekend.

Targa drivers head south

The Dunedin to Invercargill leg of the Targa South Island stages got under way today.

Hamilton has records in sight

No cheap thrills here

Christchurch drivers 'shocking'

bad drivers Facebook page features illegal parking, crazy overtaking and more.

Government to replace BMW fleet

The Government's existing stable of BMWs is set to be replaced through tender.

Aucklanders face motorway toll

Govt sceptical of Auckland tolls

Warning for drink-drivers

Drivers are being warned by police if their breath tests would be a fail under the coming lower limit.

Where there's muck...

Isuzu MU-X Isuzu's flagship MU-X model, as its name suggests, doesn't mind getting dirty.

Edge added to ute battle

Toyota prepares to fend off the Ford Ranger challenge in this year's ute sales battle with new value-added weapons called Edge.

Duster to pass muster

A day in the very fast lane

Very different Vitara

Suzuki's popular all-wheel-drive has taken on a whole new market position and engineering stance.

Golf is in range

Peugeot 308 You can tell exactly what car Peugeot's new C-segment range is aimed at.

VW's big small car

It has the looks of a little SUV but there's no way anyone with any brains would go cross country driving in this VW.

Skoda at its best

Mustang sallies forth

A true value package

Modest in performance, but big in delivery - that's the entry S model in the latest Honda Jazz lineup.

Someone can't reverse

A new driver's clumsy and repeated attempts to back out of a parking space have been caught on camera in China. A new driver's clumsy and repeated attempts to back out of a parking space have been caught on camera.

Exit dash crash

It is simply hard to believe that the driver survives this horror accident in Belgium.

Pinball meets power sliding

Tiny car jumps drawbridge

Gazillion dollar blowout

Megan Fox and Brian Austin Greene at Ferrari dinner Ferrari shows it is not your normal automaker with lavish weekend bash aimed at staying exclusive.

0-100kmh in 3secs

Ferrari has revealed its new 458 Speciale A in a series of official photographs.

Another exclusive Veyron

Dodge Challenger dragster

Aprilia's primal ride

Aprilia RSV 4 It's effectively the Italian bikemaker's entry point superbike, but it's way better than that.

Budget learner-leader

Here's one Learner Approved Motorcycle that still talks the torque.

Looks can be deceiving

A chance to be 'Easy Rider'

Record price for fake?

Despite doubts over its authenticity, the last remaining Easy Rider chopper has sold for a reported world record price.

Peugeot shows off

Peugeot Exalt They call it the Exalt and it's meant to indicate Peugeot's new direction, should it decide to create a new large format car.

What's hot in Paris

The Paris Motor Show is big and here's our look at some of the cars we will soon see in New Zealand.

Lamborghini's first hybrid

VW has motorcycle heart

The NXt best thing?

Lexus NX Another week, and another luxury brand launches a hybrid.

Hybrid compromise lessens

One day, someone will invent a zero emissions vehicle that will have good performance and range and won't set you back the price of a small island.

Thriller on resurfaced Bathurst

Mixing art and science

Rare Mercedes-Benz revealed

Mercedes-Benz 220SL Priceless Mercedes-Benz roadster found in Australia is the world's only example.

Pump and dump

Low and slow is not about tough terrain for his Toyota Hilux.

Holden lovers gather

Best of the rest 'Pony' cars

Motoring down memory lane

If you are a Kiwi moving into the more mature years, there's a place in England that is a treasure-trove of motoring memories.

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

Know your Fords

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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