Motorsport

Paddon tackles Corsica's 10,000 turns

"My goal is to fight for the championship in 2018, next year is another stepping stone."

Hayden Paddon is looking forward to taking on the 'rally of 10,000 corners' on the French island of Corsica.

'Sad' Tander dumped by HRT

Garth Tander has been shown the door by the Holden Racing Team after winning Sandown last weekend.

Walkiinshaw Racing give Tander's drive to Scott Pye for 2017.

Fancy a hotted up Ranger ute?

The Ford Ranger will get a performance upgrade from the new Tickford operation.

Supercars racing team to enter road car business tuning the Ford Ranger and Ford Mustang.

Citroen's new C3 WRC machine

Citroen C3 WRC.

French brand beefs up its baby hatch with a mean look for its rally racer

Murphy coming out of retirement

Greg Murphy is coming out of retirement for the Hampton Downs 101.

After two years in retirement, veteran Kiwi driver Greg Murphy is making a comeback.

Schumacher still 'cannot walk'

Michael Schumacher, pictured after winning the German Grand Prix in Hockenheim in 2006, suffered serious head injuries ...

Extent of German racing driver Michael Schumacher's injuries revealed three years after skiing accident.

Dixon 17th in finale

New Zealand IndyCar driver Scott Dixon qualified seventh fastest at Sonoma but couldn't trouble the race leaders.

No post-race celebrations for Scott Dixon on the IndyCar track in Sonoma.

'Woah there's a giant lizard' video

A monitor lizard crosses the track during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix.

F1 driver comes "face to face with Godzilla" as a native critter treks across the track in Singapore.

Scott Dixon spits Power dirt video

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IndyCar trans-Tasman rivalry sparks up in California as the Aussie slides on by in a cloud of dust.

Rosberg wins Singapore GP

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg won the Singapore GP to retake the leadership from teammate Lewis Hamilton.

Mercedes driver celebrates his 200th Formula One race by retaking championship lead from Lewis Hamilton.

Hartley's team wins in Texas

The Porsche Team 919 of Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley and Timo Bernhard won the latest round of the World Endurance ...

New Zealand driver teams up with Mark Webber and Timo Bernhard in endurance victory.

Van Gisbergen second at Sandown video

The 20-year-old development series driver hit the barrier at 145kmh.

Van Gisbergen's late charge to no avail as Garth Tander wins on dramatic day in Melbourne.

Rosberg on pole in Singapore

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg is on pole for his 200th F1 race.

Mercedes driver poised to retake championship lead from Lewis Hamilton in his 200th Formula One race.

'Godzilla' on F1 racetrack

The lizard makes a break for it across the track.

Red Bull racer Max Verstappen has a near-miss with a giant lizard at the Singapore Grand Prix.

Bamber to join Hartley in LMP1?

Earl Bamber took out the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans on debut last year.

Le Mans-winning Kiwi could be set to join countryman in top echelon of World Endurance Championship.

Whincup on pole as Fords implode

Jamie Whincup, right, and Paul Dumbrell have claimed pole position for the Sandown 500.

Whincup claims third straight Sandown pole with Garth Tander joining him on the front row.

Teen races to the top in China

Gage Peters won the truggy division of the Dragon Stone Asian Championship.

"There's no other motorsport where you can pack your car in a bag and take it overseas."

Rosberg fastest in Singapore

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg lapped the 23-turn Marina Bay Street Circuit in one minute 44.152 seconds to edge out Ferrari's ...

Nico Rosberg clocks fastest time in the second free practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix.

Taranaki drivers to race Bathurst video

Steve Hildred & Ross Graham are off to race for their muscle cars at the notorious Bathurst race in Australia this Octiber.

"Watching the Bathurst is pretty much the only religious Sunday tradition I observe."

Recap: F1 Singapore GP

Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton leads this year's F1 drivers' championship heading into the Singapore Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg bring their duel for F1 supremacy to the streets of Singapore.

Recap: F1 Singapore GP - qualifying

The Silver Arrows of Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton are the frontrunners to win this year's F1 drivers' championship.

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg bring their duel for F1 supremacy to the streets of Singapore.

Paddon starting new Super Saloons

Cate Paddon is helping set up a new class of  Super Saloons at  Levels Raceway for the up-and-coming motorsport season.

Hayden Paddon's cousin Cate is continuing her family's love for motorsport by starting up the SS Cup.

Electric Evans to join Jaguar

Mitch Evans is coming to the end of his fourth season in GP2, the official feeder series to Formula One.

Kiwi GP2 driver confirmed on two-year deal as British manufacturer joins Formula E Championship.

Paddon picks 2018 for WRC title

Rally ace Hayden Paddon is enjoying some rare down time while back on a brief visit to New Zealand.

Geraldine's Hayden Paddon is picking 2018 as the season he will be world rally champion.

Liberty Media buying Formula One

Bernie Ecclestone will continue as CEO after the sale of Formula One.

Ecclestone to retain role as CEO after deal completed next year.

Kiwi driver eyes home glory

Shane Van Gisbergen is second in the Supercars standings with five rounds to go.

New Zealand driver enjoying Triple Eight's Supercars run of success.

Sports spying and the ABs

The discovery of a listening device in the All Blacks' team meeting room in Sydney is not the first case of spying in sport.

From F1 to sailing, dark forces of espionage lurk in international sport.

Dixon wins in New York

Scott Dixon has kept his Indycar championship hopes alive with a strong performance att Watkins Glen Speedway in New York.

New Zealand's IndyCar champion shows his class with impressive wire to wire victory at Watkins Glen.

Hartley's team win 6 hours of Mexico

Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley celebrate their win in Mexico.

Back-to-back wins have Porsche's number 2 crew, including Kiwi Brendon Hartley, on the rise, as they defend their world championship title.

Rosberg wins Italian GP

Nico Rosberg roared to victory as Lewis Hamilton struggled.

Lewis Hamilton wasted pole position with a poor start, handing Mercedes teammate another victory.

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