The Petone-Grenada highway appears destined to run through Takapu Valley as well.
OPINION: Let's look hard at ourselves before we start pointing our nasty little fingers at a group who are a much smaller part of the problem.
John Key says more New Zealanders drive on the wrong side of the road than foreigners do - and advises Kiwis to cut out the key confiscation.
Land Rover has lopped the roof off its Evoque SUV.
Bentley may add fifth model to its lineup - the EXP 10.
Showy convertibles seemingly have no place in these austere times.
Mercedes-Benz' A45 AMG is a scary-quick hatchback - but set to more raucous still.
Motorists will pay another 2 cents a litre a week after National MPs voted against a probe into fuel prices.
Want to break into a car by throwing a brick through a window? Well knock yourself out. This guy did.
If Aucklanders think the traffic has got worse in the last couple of weeks, they're right.
The international launch of SsangYong's all-new B-segment Tivoli SUV could prove to be the tipping point for the brand which once marketed weird-looking vehicles.
BMW's first three-cylinder engine since 1980s is twice the size and has a wider range of applications.
James May admits the show has gone too far at times and says "mutual loathing" is the key to success.
Former dairy farmer all set to tackle a 1700km trip through the country on vintage Massey Ferguson tractor.
Organised through social media, hundreds of car enthusiasts are making life hell for some Waikato residents.
Book early if you want to sit a driving test - Waikato people are waiting a month to prove their skills.
Taranaki and Auckland drivers struggle to pass restricted licence test while Otago-Southland drivers find success.
Track-only supercar offers Le Mans-bred performance.
Drivers from at least eight countries were caught breaking the law in Fiordland in just three hours yesterday.
New data on foreign drivers actually paints poor picture of Kiwi drivers, says Marlborough policeman.
Young Christchurch drivers sit licence test out of town because of "fussy" testing.
Foreign drivers have been responsible for one in every 12 fatal crashes in the South Island this decade.
Motorists urged not to take keys off dangerous drivers as government promises to fast-track road improvements.
Better roads are needed to cut crashes involving overseas drivers, say campaigners.
Dead possums nailed on road safety signs near Northland bridges is no prank, residents say.
As a car on the wrong side of the road came towards her, Maria Tairawhiti was terrified for the safety of her children sitting behind her.
It's a case of ragtops to riches for BMW, as it adds the 2-series to its list of soft options.
Tourists and locals lucky to escape serious injury after two crashes involving foreign drivers yesterday.
Dashcam footage of dodgy drivers is ‘‘gold’’ amid a spike in the number of driving-related complaints, police say.
Final model rolls off the production line with a 431kmh bang, but a replacement is on the way