Customs and Classics

Teen keeps old Bedfords trucking

Sophie Hammond is enjoying her restoration project, a 1950s Bedford K truck called Alice.

Sophie Hammond thinks her after school hobby is a "bit weird for a girl", especially a 16-year-old.

Roger Moore's top movie cars video

Lotus submarine is one of the greatest Bond 'cars' ever.

Not an Aston Martin in sight as we take a look the memorable cars the late British actor shared the screen with.

'So uncool, it's cool' video

Tom Henman with his 1992 Lada Cossack converted from petrol to diesel.

A young Nelsonian is proud to be seen in his Russian "joke on wheels".

Pet pony-for-pony car starts collection gallery

Speed family Ford Mustangs.

A family's collection of classic Ford Mustangs began with the exchange of a real horse.

Iconic Jaguars are vintage drives

Jaguar E-Type.

What's it like behind the wheel of a quartet of legendary Leaping Cats?

Kiwi's 1966 Mini is all-electric

Michael Laba with his pure-electric '66 Mini. It's been a labour of love for nearly two decades.

Quiet achiever turns classic small-car into into an electric vehicle

A beautiful handmade car video

The Runge Frankfurt Flyer 004.

You can't beat this car if you want something that looks amazing and is like nothing else out there.

Mint Ford Falcon missing

The 1971 Ford Falcon XY still has its original chrome.

The Mansons' car could be anywhere in the country after being stolen from northern Southland.

Old Torana may fetch $1m

This championship-winning Holden Torana is expected to attract bids exceeding $1 million.

Classic Holden racer up for auction in Sydney.

Fraudster addicted to BMWs video

A BMW 2002 Turbo.

An accountant in the US has lost his wife, children and even his freedom over claimed addiction to classic BMW cars.

Own a Lister Knobbly video

Only 10 of the cars are going to be produced.

A road-going version of the legendary motor car is being produced - but only 10 are being made.

Haval SUVs launching in NZ

Haval's H6 SUV.

China's number one selling SUV maker is coming to the New Zealand market.

Vintage treasure trove sold video

The 1906 Model N sold for $60,500.

Some of the top lots went for over $60,000 and their new owners couldn't be happier.

A Morrie love affair

Jeff and Doreen Attwood's restored 1962 Morris Minor won Best Car at the 26th Morris Minor Convention.

​Jeff Attwood has two enduring loves in his life and he regularly gets to drive with both.

Cars named after places

Lotus Evora.

Here's a handful of cars that you may not have realised were named after places.

Lowriding gets supercharged video

''Tee'' exits a 1963 Chevy Impala as the Ultimate Riders Car Club gathers at Fairmount Park in Riverside, California.

New Detroit muscle turns "low, slow and show" into "low, show and go."

McQueen's Le Mans Porsche electrified

The Porsche 910 driven by Steve McQueen in the movie Le Mans has been electrified.

Austrian brothers rework a limited-edition Porsche race car model driven by Steve McQueen in Le Mans to run on electricity.

When lost car keys make a fortune

One lady owner, low miles. This 1996 Mercedes-Benz SL500 has a unique story.

 A 21-year-old car's value may have increased by $85,000 simply because the owner lost the keys.

Mini Mini is back

David Brown's remastered Mini.

Boutique car maker remasters a motoring icon.

'Surprised' thieves stole rare Ferrari

The Ferrari, whose previous owners included Dodi Fayed and Pink Floyd's Roger Waters, was found burnt-out at Langwarrin.

Two unsophisticated Aussie car thieves failed to steal a humble Nissan Skyline hours before making off in one of the world's rarest Ferraris.

A dream trip driving Pamela video

Chris Chambers and Mel Lewis are off on a "dream trip" to attend the classic car run from London to Brighton in the UK.

Pamela Joy is taking a long ride home so she can take a couple of mates on the trip of a lifetime.

Classic cars 'found' in Swiss castle

A decent dozen classic cars are headed to auction in Belgium after being found stored in a Swiss castle.

A "castle find" has upped the ante in the classic car auction stakes.

Humber numbers in vogue

Trevor Ward's Singer Vogue.

Lesley and Trevor Ward have a long history of looking after some rather classic vehicles.

Cool convertibles

Veyron is super-fast. Just not as super-fast with the roof off.

We love these convertibles for much more than their wind-in-the-hair potential.

HBombs blow owners away video

As good as new - the dash of a ground-up MG  renovation.

Hadleigh Oudemans' passion for craftsmanship has seen his small South Canterbury automotive restoration business boom.

Disbelief at hubby's car gift video

Rebecca Mercer checks out the BMW car gifted to her by her husband. The car is a replica of the one that brought her to ...

A woman in the US is stunned to see a blast from the past sitting in her driveway.

Cars, curios and a taste for yesteryear

Gaye and Francis Pointon with a Buick Straight 8 with a bow tail body type and a 1924 Ford V8 Coupe behind at their ...

Francis and Gaye Pointon have rescued a lot of automotive history and put it into their own museum in Masterton.

Old limo was once PM's ride gallery

The 1994 Ford DC LTD that was Government limousine for then Prime Minister Jim Bolger.

This 23-year-old limo once bore the coveted CR1 number plates reserved for vehicles transporting NZ's prime minister.

Wild winged Porsches video

The famous Porsche 935 Moby Dick completes a drive at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Porsche discloses five rear winged beauties inside one of the most advanced wind tunnels in the world.

Big price for rare Mike Tyson Ferrari video

A heavyweight price has been paid for this Ferrari F50 once owned by boxing champion Mike Tyson.

A heavyweight price has been paid for this Ferrari F50 once owned by boxing champion Mike Tyson.

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