Motorsport

Schumacher move report denied

Striken Formula One great Michael Schumacher isn't on the move to Spain after all.

Seven times F1 champion Michael Schumacher isn't going anywhere, his management says.

Schumacher moves to mansion

Michael Schumacher has been receiving medical treatment at his family home in Switzerland since 2014.

Spanish mayoress preparing to welcome recovering Formula One legend following wife's $52m mansion purchase.

Alonso to quit Formula 1

Fernando Alonso will finish up with Formula One at the end of this season.

Two-time F1 champion could be moving to IndyCar.

Dixon re-signs with Ganassi

Scott Dixon, who currently leads the IndyCar series, has inked a contract extension with Chip Ganassi Racing.

Speculation Kiwi driver was heading to a rival startup IndyCar team ends as he signs new deal.

Hartley's 'brutal day' on bike video

Brendon Hartley and former F1 racer Mark Webber training in the   Colorado Rockies before the race.

F1 driver swaps four wheels for two and the results are pretty impressive.

Graves wins fourth Catlins Rally title

Catlins Coastal Rally winner Andrew Graves drives his Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 3 during special stage six on Saturday.

Andrew Graves has won the Catlins Rally in south Otago for the fourth time.

Hartley's unexpected boost video

Daniel Ricciardo (right) moving to Renault could open the door for Brendon Hartley to remain with Red Bull's junior team ...

How an Australian's surprise move can save Brendon Hartley's seat.

Hartley 'mentally strong' for F1 recovery

New Zealand driver Brendon Hartley believes he's finding his feet in Formula One with Scuderia Toro Rosso.

Kiwi rookie knows he's needs a big second half to save his career and he's up for the challenge.

Supercross stars set for NZ

Supercross and FMX will be in full flight at Auckland's Mt Smart Stadium in November.

Mt Smart Stadium to get 6000 tonnes of dirt with radical track built for extreme two-wheeled action.

Targa Rally gets final touches

Mike Lowe and Phil Sutton in their 1964 Fiat Abarth Berlina Corsa 1000 at the Traga Rally in 2014.

It is expected about 1000 people from throughout the country and overseas will flock to the region for the Targa Rally in October.

Nascar CEO on drink-driving charge video

Nascar CEO Brian France is facing a drink driving charge.

Boss of major US motorsport competition arrested after running a stop sign in the Hamptons.

Nitro Circus' NZ return video

Famed for their high in the air activities, Nitro Circus is coming to Auckland's Eden Park in 2019.

The Nitro Circus is coming back - and will hit Napier for the first time ever as well as Auckland's Eden Park.

Van Gisbergen wins Sydney epic video

The under the lights race in Sydney came down to a thrilling finish.

Shane van Gisbergen closed the gap on Scott McLaughlin in the championship, winning a thriller.

Night race pole to McLaughlin

Championship leader Scott McLaughlin will start yet another Supercars race on pole position.

The New Zealand driver has claimed pole for the race under the lights in Sydney.

Ouch! Kiwi motocross star's fall video

Motocross rider Levi Sherwood broke bones in his foot in a training accident.

Levi Sherwood hits the ground hard in a heavy fall that breaks bones in his foot.

Lung transplant for ex F1 champ video

Niki Lauda won the Formula One title in 1975, 1977 and 1984.

Niki Lauda is in hospital in Austria because of a "serious lung illness".

Ricciardo to leave Red Bull

After seven grand prix victories with Red Bull since 2014, Daniel Ricciardo will head to Renault for 2019.

Australian driver heading to rival team Renault after the Formula One season.

Car club overruns permit

Cr Paul Hawkes says he wouldn't want to see Nelson Car Club events "priced off the market" by monitoring costs.

Increased monitoring is likely after a Nelson Car Club event ran over a longer stretch of road than its permit allowed.

No drink-driving for F1 racer

Marcus Ericsson goes without a drink during F1 Grand Prix races due to concerns over the weight of his water bottle.

A 1.5kg drink bottle was deemed too heavy for the Swedish Grand Prix driver.

Dixon fifth in IndyCar

Scott Dixon still leads the IndyCar championship.

Scott Dixon fifth as Alexander Rossi claims second IndyCar victory of the season.

'Wingman' call bugs Bottas

F1 driver Valtteri Bottas is racing to win, not play wingman to Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton.

F1 driver playing Goose to Lewis Hamilton's Maverick as Mercedes team boss comment rankles.

Hartley 'gutted' with 11th

Kiwi F1 driver Brendon Hartley was "gutted" to finish outside the points at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Kiwi F1 driver left to regret missed passing opportunity and team strategy in Hungary.

Paddon flies to Finland fourth

Hayden Paddon claimed fourth spot at the Rally of Finland.

Hayden Paddon was flying in Finland with fourth place finish for Hyundai.

Schumacher wins Formula 3 race

Mick Schumacher has won his first Formula 3 race.

The son of legendary F1 driver won his first F3 race by passing Kiwi Marcus Armstrong, who regained the championship lead.

Hartley qualifies eighth

Brendon Hartley has produced his best Formula One qualifying effort, placing eighth for the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Kiwi F1 driver achieves the best qualifying result of his career at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Paddon fifth in Finland

Hayden Paddon at Rally Finland.

After the longest day of Rally Finland, Kiwi rally driver remains in the mix after another consistent outing on the road.

Paddon fourth in Finland

Hayden Paddon and Seb Marshall are fourth in Rally Finland after the first full day of racing.

Kiwi driver 'didn't want to overdo it' on a challenging circuit.

Paddon must fly in Finland

Hayden Paddon is back on the world rally circuit in Finland.

Finland's roads familiar to Kiwi rally ace.

Amputee's 'leggy' race celebration video

British driver Billy Monger drinks from his prosthetic leg.

British race driver pulls off his prosthetic leg and drinks from it after podium finish.

Hartley point in Hamilton win

Race winner Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain.

Briton regains F1 championship lead in unexpected and dramatic fashion at Hockenheim.

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