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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

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

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

Genesis of genuine prestige

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

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Graphic video: Gaza's children victims video Graphic video: Gaza's children victims

The spiraling number of children killed in the latest…

Rugby: Crusaders 'Need to play footy' video Rugby: Crusaders 'Need to play footy'

The Crusaders are ready for their semifinal against…

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Mercedes GLA is a sight for Kiwi eyes
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
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
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 would probably have…

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The Good Oil: Prius' complete Ring cycle
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…

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…

Smart car foresees your every wish

With semi-autonomous cars such as the Mercedes-Benz S-Class already on our roads and Google trialling its self-drive vehicle…

Fiat denies merger talks with VW

Italian automaker Fiat and its main shareholder denied on Thursday a media report that the company is in merger talks with…

Rotary legends: Mazda 787B and 767B (+video)

We all love a good underdog story. Especially when the little pup turns out to have big, sharp teeth. Mazda's Le Mans…

Ferrari 458 Speciale to star in speedshow

Speedshow rolls into town again this weekend and brings with it some serious machinery. One particularly tasty bit of kit…

Best used car sales pitch ever?
Best used car sales pitch ever?

Let's face it, we have pretty much all tried to sell a carat one time or another. Usually it is because…

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