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Teen racer survives 280kmh crash video

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Sophia Floersch miraculously "fine" - albeit with a spinal fracture - after an airborne F3 crash.

No guarantees for Paddon video

Seb Marshall and Hayden Paddon celebrate second place on the Rally Australia podium.

Kiwi driver produces the goods but it's not a guarantee for next year.

Under pressure Paddon shines video

Hayden Paddon has won a third stage at Rally Australia.

Kiwi driver delivers when it counts to score best result in more than 12 months.

Spectator's near-death experience video

The two men were dangerously close to the side of the road.

Police investigating close shave with Rally Australia spectators who had a lucky escape.

Rivalry builds between McLaughlin, SVG video

Scott McLaughlin took out the Jason Richards Memorial Trophy in Pukekohe, while Shane van Gisbergen watched from behind.

Signs are showing of a strained relationship between NZ's top Supercars drivers.

Paddon moves into third

Two stage wins on Saturday has helped Hayden Paddon into third place in Rally Australia.

Kiwi WRC driver hadn't claimed a stage win in almost six months, now he has two.

Paddon in strong position video

Hayden Paddon is confident he can move up the leaderboard at Rally Australia.

Kiwi WRC driver starts strong and ready to pounce at Rally Australia.

Lewis Hamilton clarifies 'poor' India

Lewis Hamilton said he didn't feel comfortable driving in a country were there was so much poverty.

Lewis Hamilton has been forced to explain his comments about India being a 'poor place.'

Speedway showdown spending blow-out video

Bill Buckley from Speedway Promotions and Sir Don McKinnon from RFA sign the Memorandum of Understanding.

The cost of speedway's controversial move from Western Springs has tripled in five months.

Tractor on rally road video

Andreas Mikkelsen narrowly missed a tractor on stage three but crashed out just seconds later.

This was probably the last thing this WRC driver expected to see on the road.

Murphy predicting epic Newcastle

Scott McLaughlin and Shane Van Gisbergen had a win each in Pukekohe and will take this year's Supercars battle to the ...

Greg Murphy says the rivalry between Scott McLaughlin and Shane van Gisbergen is good.

Paddon to push boundaries video

Kiwi rally driver Hayden Paddon plans to ditch his recent conservative mindset at Rally Australia.

Kiwi rally driver to test risk versus reward balance in Australia as he looks to finish WRC season on a high.

Part-time best hope for Paddon video

Hayden Paddon is not currently interested in a move away from the Hyundai Motorsport team.

Kiwi rally driver rules out a move away from Hyundai but his WRC future remains uncertain.

Hartley still fuming video

Toro Rosso team-mates Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley are at odds over what happened in Brazil.

Team tantrum still simmering as F1 drivers explain the Brazil GP meltdown.

Heartfelt note from Schumacher's wife

Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has been in a medically induced coma since 2013.

Michael Schumacher described as a 'fighter' in heartfelt note revealed nearly five years since his ski tragedy.

Verstappen punished for scuffle

Runner-up Max Verstappen shows his frustration after an unnecessary crash cost him the Brazil GP.

F1 driver ordered to do two days of public service for attack after late collision cost him Brazil Grand Prix win.

Hartley rage at team-mate

Brendon Hartley put in one of his best drives in F1 in the Brazilian Grand Prix, disappointingly finishing out of the ...

Kiwi F1 driver racing for his career lets rip on the radio after Pierre Gasly doesn't let him past in Brazil.

Grandma's an offroad champ

Sam Atkins has become New Zealand's first woman to ever win a national offroader racing title.

It was only when she came on stage to collect her trophy that officials realised she was a woman

Alonso and McLaren in Indy 500 video

Fernando Alonso is retiring from F1 after the Abu Dhabi season-closer on November 25.

Fernando Alonso seeks triple crown of Formula 1, Le Mans, and Indy 500 wins.

Mustang impresses McLaughlin, Coulthard video

The Ford Mustang to be driven in the 2019 Supercars season, was trialled at Phillip Island, near Melbourne on November ...

Next year's Ford Mustang for Supercars has been put through its paces by Kiwi drivers.

WRC Rally NZ plan hatched

Hayden Paddon would help draw the crowds to a WRC event in New Zealand.

Auckland Council's tourism arm backs a bid to bring the WRC back to NZ.

Weekend of learning for rookie

Connor Davison, 13, is competing in the Toyota 86 Championship.

Young driver Connor Davison soaks up advice and knowledge from more experienced competitors.

Schumachers 'Keep Fighting'

Michael Schumacher after a qualifying session at the Monaco Grand Prix in 2012.

Formula One legend's spirit captured by 'Keep Fighting' message in rare family statement.

Suburban parks pay for speedway

Western Springs stadium: speedway is due to move out in two years' time.

Auckland councillors say controversial speedway stadium plans threaten local parks and are a "backroom boys' club deal".

Promising start to V8s Championship

Nick Ross and his team are off to a winning start in the BNT V8s Championship.

Aggressive racing makes for an interesting and competitive V8s Championship.

McLaughlin extends Supercars lead

Scott McLaughlin managed to hold off Jamie Whincup at the end of the race at Pukekohe Park Raceway.

Scott McLaughlin has won at Pukekohe for the first time since 2013.

Recap: McLaughlin takes win

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - NOVEMBER 03: Shane Van Gisbergen drives the #97 Red Bull Holden Racing Team Holden Commodore ZB ...

Scott McLaughlin extends championship lead with win as fellow Kiwi Shane Van Gisbergen takes second.

Heimgartner still looking for seat

Andre Heimgartner says there are a number of options  for him to look at for 2019.

The driving future of Andre Heimgartner is again up in the air.

Burglary at SuperSprint

Thieves broke into a tent overnight and stole a car at the SuperSprint event in Pukekohe.

Tools and a support vehicle were stolen from a tent at the Auckland SuperSprint in Pukekohe.

Don't punish SVG argues rival

Garry Rogers says Supercars officials should have more important things to worry about thanShane van Gisbergen's ...

Garry Rogers says the investigation into SVG is 'pedantic crap'.

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