A driver's inattention has led to a drawbridge stunt that would not be out of place on a movie set.
Our own Dave Moore has been in LA testing what he believes is the least American Mustang ever made and finds it is better than expected.
Holden NZ has created a limited-edition version of its Captiva7 SUV, and it is possibly the best of the fleet.
Wellington cyclists are putting themselves in danger by pedalling through the newly opened Arras Tunnel.
A slump in the NZ dollar could see motorists paying record prices in excess of $2.30 a litre for fuel.
Former All Black prop Carl Hoeft reckons there's nothing like a V8.
David R Baker
Toyota is convinced that fuel-cell cars better suit the mass market than pure electrics and is set to test that sometime next year.
BMW takes in-car connectivity in NZ to another level with the launch of a new feature.
Truck travelling at speed meets spectacular end in experiment designed to stop suicide bombers.
Six century-old cars, including one that raced in early New Zealand competitions, are being sold.
A Model T Ford damaged in a crash last year is ready to hit the road once more.
Motorists could be forced to slow down and sit behind cyclists until it's safe to pass, and any inconvenience "is worth it", panel pushing law change says.
Our own Peter Louisson has been test driving the new Audi TT at its world launch on the roads of Spain and the Ascari racetrack.
Watch out speedsters, a new generation of fixed speed cameras is coming to Auckland.
Hot hatch promises scintillating performance.
Plug-in petrol-electric hybrid claimed to get you from Picton to Invercargill on just a single tank of fuel and battery charge.
But Automobile Association says increase to diesel not warranted.
They're not the 10 fastest cars in the world but the 2014 edition of the "world's greatest drag race" is still an interesting watch.
Slick recent show cars point to a new direction for Skoda, which is to lean more towards innovative design in future.
Mazda3's sporting SP22 diesel is hot-hatch grunt combined with city car consumption and high comfort levels.
Wellington's new Arras Tunnel has had a smooth first rush hour.
Here's our Auckland mayoral car options to make Len Brown look just a little bit better in the eyes of his ratepayers.
The Lexus RC coupe is due in NZ just before Christmas, but Jason Harper has already driven the beast in the US.
Toyota may have a solution to bridging the gap between human self-propelled transport and the car that could even work in NZ.
It's time to squash the Qashqai's incorrect fuel facts published recently.
Wgtn taxi firm fights controversial car hire service Uber by having own app-based system.
Classic cars and motorcycles worth hundreds of thousands of dollars destroyed in workshop fire near Palmerston North.
It will be pedestrians who get first look at the Arras Tunnel on Saturday before it opens to traffic next week.
Ferrari has revealed its new 458 Speciale A in a series of official photographs.
New Audi drop-top set to go on sale in 2015.
High riding Golf wagon set for Paris motor show debut.
New model provides visual clues to the upcoming Type R, car maker says.
His decision to fit extra seatbelts just days before smash probably saved lives of his wife and child.
It seems there's a bit of fakery going on with the noise of Ford's new Mustang.
Getting to drive some of the world's hottest cars in your first day as a parking valet looked like the sweetest of jobs.
Toyota has revealed a radical high-riding sports coupe concept ahead of its official unveiling at the Paris motor show next week.
Nissan has built a one-off ute based on its eco-friendly Leaf hatchback.
Honda reveals new-look CR-V to stave off competition in the closely-fought medium SUV segment.
NZTA move to take Basin flyover battle to court slammed by local MPs, but has support of others.
Compact C1 could lead to city-friendly crossover.
NZ-owned Super Black Racing has hit the road for the first time after undergoing a testing session in Australia.
Crash safety body hits out at Chinese car maker Great Wall for offering "inferior protection for occupants".
This cyclist should start buying lotto tickets after he walking away from this dicey double-miss.
Cold feet are being blamed for taxpayers having to foot an $11m bill for the Basin flyover.
Fairfax motoring journo Peter Louisson was the only NZ journo among 350 Maserati owners and media in Italy celebrating 100 years of Maserati.
The last ever Falcon GT gets to meet its maker; the iconic Falcon XY GT.
Call for access to disability permits
A driving service for the elderly is making a fresh call to the new government.
Wellington City Council lets last chance to scupper Transmission Gully pass it by.
Police have explained the reason for Wainuiomata Hill speed camera, after the Hutt City mayor labelled it ''a bit extreme''.
Peter Fonda's Captain America chopper from Easy Rider has come to symbolise the counterculture of the 1960s. Now it's for sale.
Do you text while driving?Related story: New radar gun to catch texting drivers