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Lagonda is back for mega-wealthy
Lagonda is back for mega-wealthy

The Lagonda brand is making a comeback - but don't expect to see the famous British badge at your local car yard. Lagonda…

Lagonda: stylish classic, computer future

Lagonda was founded in 1906 in Staines, Middlesex by the American Wilbur Gunn. He named the company after a river near his…

GM recalls close to 30 million

General Motors has issued six more recalls, bringing its annual total to 60 recalls covering almost 30 million vehicles.

Stroppy Kia Stinger a success

Kia is continuing to collect silverware for the fast-growing Korean manufacturer. Peter Schreyer, formerly of VW, and chief…

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Young son's premonition, hug before MH17 video Young son's premonition, hug before MH17

A grieving mother of two boys who died aboard Malaysia…

Gaza fighting rages amid Cease-Fire efforts video Gaza fighting rages amid Cease-Fire efforts

Israeli tanks and warplanes bombarded the Gaza Strip…

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Citroen fans off for l'aventure magnifique
Citroen fans off for l'aventure magnifique

When engineers drove the first Traction Avant into a Paris car showroom in 1934 they knew it was special. The super-stylish…

Big reveal of popular Mazda2 hatchback
Big reveal of popular Mazda2 hatchback

Mazda has lifted covers on the big-selling little car that marks the next step in its successful SkyActiv programme. The…

One way system lets fed up parents give kids a blast
One way system lets fed up parents give kids a blast

Toyota wants to help you scream at your unruly kids. The latest version of the company's Sienna minivan (not available…

Jet Car fires up Kiwi fans
Jet Car fires up Kiwi fans

The CRC Speedshow again proved to be popular with car enthusiasts with thousands of fans attending the weekend's event in…

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Genesis of genuine prestige
Genesis of genuine prestige

Hyundai has unveiled ambitious plans to take on the best from Europe and break the glass ceiling of…

Mercedes GLA is a sight for Kiwi eyes

It takes a lot to impress Australian motoring writers but the recent New Zealand-centred launch of the Mercedes-Benz GLA…

Similarities go beyond just torque

Our regular half-price hero stories identify a really special new vehicle with particular character traits, then try to…

Still running sweetly at 100

Kit Maxwell may be right when he calls 100-year-old cars an illogical obsession and he should know as he has two: a two-cylinder…

Macca 650S: We're lovin' it
Macca 650S: We're lovin' it

It's hard to say anything against the McLaren MP4-12C. In certain parts of New Zealand, if you did it…

The Good Oil: Prius' complete Ring cycle

The Toyota Prius hybrid is now the lucky owner of a track record at the Nurburging, spiritual home of the German Grand Prix. But…

Kiwi built 'Eleanor' Shelby GT500E hits Speedshow

Go baby, go! Nicolas Cage hits the button on his shifter in 2000's Gone in 60 Seconds remake and flies away from the chasing…

Mercedes C-Class goes from strength to strength

It's due to be replaced next month but the seven-year-old C-Class sedan is still proving a success for Mercedes-Benz New…

Speedshow jammed packed with automotive delights

The eighth edition of CRC Speedshow fills Auckland's ASB Showgrounds over the weekend of 19 and 20 July and celebrates Kiwis'…

Six winter motoring tips
Six winter motoring tips

New Zealand's winters can test even the most reliable cars, and the safest drivers, on our roads. Cold…

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