Customs and Classics

'Mate, get out of my car'

Keith Millar is stoked to have his Holden 1970 HG Kingswood back after it was stolen last weekend.

Keith Millar took matters into his own hands to get his rare Holden Kingswood back.

Irreplaceable cars stolen

Keith Millar's 1970 Holden HG Kingswood was stolen from a rural Te Kauwhata property.

‚ÄčThe owner of two stolen Holden cars is desperate to get them back.

Rare car could identify thieves

John Ellice identifies what he believes burglars used to break into his workshop just outside of New Plymouth.

"They are really in demand if you can get them."

2017's big auto milestones

The iconic McLaren F1 turns 25 in 2017.

There are plenty of reasons to be partying in the new year for car lovers.

Cool Nissans that aren't GT-Rs

Nissan Fairlady Z/Datsun 240Z.

Any list limiting itself to just the five coolest Nissans of all time faces the GT-R problem.

Clive Cussler's classic car collection

Clive Cussler's 'Built to Thrill' showcases his amazing collection of classic cars.

Like his popular hero Dirk Pitt, author Clive Cussler collects classic cars - and he has more than 100 of them.

The Prince Henry Sports Torpedo video

The Prince Henry Sports Torpedo.

Sports cars had a good year in 2016, and classics like the Prince Henry Sports Torpedo were not left out!

The strangest cars ever? video

A weird rhomboid creation at the 2016 Retromobile Show in Paris.

Retromobile in Paris has displayed some of the world's strangest cars!

Porsche kept this 911 a secret video

A rare 1994 Porsche 964 911 Turbo Flatnose.

There are few cars as rare as the 1994 Porsche 964 911 Turbo Flatnose. Getting to drive one is even rarer.

Famous movie car's NZ connection video

That's the real Genevieve and a very Kiwi location. But the government of the day wouldn't allow her to stay.

A new book tells the story of how Genevieve, the world's first automotive movie star, ran away to NZ.

V8 and chrome steal Jeff's heart

Jeff Bleeker in his 1960 Chevrolet Impala from North Dakota with the newly-imported 1955 Chevrolet Belair from North ...

Jeff Bleeker has a new love in his life - a 1955 Chevrolet Belair.

'Granddad's truck' wins tune-up video

The new paint job stuck with the iconic 1982 yellow, orange and red decals across the bonnet.

A 34-year-old Hilux received a much-needed refurbishment thanks to Toyota New Zealand.

Unique BMW all about the Rutherfords video

Rex Ball has completely decked out this 1997 BMW and now, it could be yours  .

Rex Ball wanted to create "something truly unique" with his 1997 BMW 520i.

Iconic 1987 rally car rides again video

Nissan's iconic 1987 Paris-Dakar rally car rides again

It was found in a rat and rust-eaten state but this 30-year-old Nissan has been restored to its former glory.

Aston Martin to 'continue' the DB4 GT

An original Aston Martin DB4 GT races in the Aintree GP in 1961.

Aston Martin revives racing superstar from the 50s and 60s with a limited edition "continuation" run.

Coolest AMG cars ever made

The so-called Red Pig racing car kicked things off for AMG. Not pretty, didn't want to be.

Mercedes' AMG arm has ticked up quite a number of seriously good performance cars over the past 45 years.

Classic car records fall video

The record-breaking 1955 Jaguar XK 140 Fixed Head Coupe, which fetched $258,750.

A collection of 30 classic cars owned by Wellington businessman Roy Savage fetch $1.5m at auction. 

Family car's long journey home video

Peter Morrison with the 1923 Delage originally imported by his grandfather 93 years ago.

She's been swept down a river, burnt, her body battered and stripped, but now she's turning heads back in her first home.

Where to see McLaren NZ Tour

Tour kicked off at Auckland's ANZ Viaduct Events Centre on Sunday morning. Thirty-plus supercars draws a crowd.

Here's where to spot the McLaren Tour this week.

Life as a Ford Falcon GT hoarder

Diane and Roger Whyte with their 1967 Ford Falcon GT, nicknamed Elsie.

Roger Whyte confesses. He is a hoarder.

Collectors swarm rare car auction

Len Trent inspects Dennis King's Model T Ford steering wheel among other vintage cars, accessories and memorabilia prior ...

A collection of rare and vintage Ford vehicles and car parts went under the hammer in Nelson on Saturday.

$45m McLaren convoy hits NZ roads video

Yet another McLaren rarity: 675LT (Long Tail). Just 500 made. Several here for the Tour.

Keep and eye out for 32 McLarens heading from Auckland to Queenstown.

Take that, Blues Brothers video

Kevin Bankers from Turners Auction demonstrates the police cruiser up sale as part of the classic car online auction.

Get your kicks on your own Route 66 in this classic American black-and-white cop car lookalike. It even has flashing lights.

Old Kombis get their va-va-voom back video

Dedicated VW fans restore Kombis and sell them on.

Two Volkswagen fans have dedicated their lives to restoring iconic Kombi vans.

Four V8s drive pickup truck video

Gordon Tronson's quad V8-powered Ford Econoline truck.

This monster quad-V8-powered truck is the work of a former Kiwi.

Tricked-out Chev is a beauty video

Under the bonnet of Brandon Gonzalez's customised 1974 Chevrolet Monte Carlo.

Check out a customised 1974 Chevrolet Monte Carlo that has been a labour of love for the past 12 years.

Rare rides go under the hammer video

Auctioneer John Walker with a 1915 Model T, from Dennis King's collection of vintage cars and other related items that ...

A huge collection of vintage cars, including two Model T Fords in original condition, are up for auction.

BMW's coolest M-cars video

M is more important than the 'B' or 'W' for Munich's best-known carmaker.

It's hard to choose the best M-cars in history, but here are our five. Let the debate begin.

Jaguar rebuilds a legend from 1957 gallery video

Jaguar XKSS

Don't expect a paddle shift, ABS, or even the luxury of electric windows with Jaguar's new $1.7m supercar.

Model As heading to the Bay

The Hawke's Bay Model A Ford Club is hosting a national Model A rally over Easter 2017.

More than 130 vintage Model A Fords are expected to hit Napier next Easter.

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