Job growth major factor in best car sales result
Job growth major factor in best car sales result

Auto buying has driven United States retail sales higher, a possible sign that job growth in recent months has led to accelerated…

Motorsport: F1 enters radio silence era
Motorsport: F1 enters radio silence era

As the Formula One season exits Europe and heads to Asia for this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix, teams and drivers are…

Stolen Jaguar E-Type returned after 46 years
photos Stolen Jaguar E-Type returned after 46 years

At age 82, Ivan Schneider had given up on finding his luxury Jaguar stolen 46 years ago, until it was recovered on a cargo…

Driving with the thinking cap on
Driving with the thinking cap on

Cellphones that warn drivers when people are crossing in front of them. Bicycles and cars that communicate with traffic…

Motoring

Yamaha launches LAMS approved MT-07
Yamaha launches LAMS approved MT-07

Yamaha officially launched the new MT-07 in Sydney this week, the first chance kiwi and Aussie journos…

Mercedes' 'it's hammer time' message survives F1 radio ban

The FIA has issued clarification with regard to the use of radio messages throughout future grands prix. Last week the…

MotoX: Suzuki challenge a marathon event

If there is one piece of silverware that is most coveted by the Kiwi dirt bike fraternity, it is probably the trophy for…

Indian on show at Big Boys Toys

The next generation of the 'world's fastest Indian' - the Scout - will be revealed to the New Zealand public at Big Boys…

photos Yamaha MT-07 launch
Yamaha MT-07 launch

Driven's Mathieu Day was in Sydney for the launch of the new Yamaha MT-07 motorcycle.

Public transport use makes you happier: Study

A UK study suggests taking public transport instead of driving to work can make people happier and helps them to sleep better…

Refreshed Volkswagen Polo has looks with extra pep

For three years it was an important part of our lives: school run duty; supermarket sprints; days at a time left at car…

Mexico back on Formula One list

With the return of the Mexican Grand Prix, the 2015 Formula One championship will have 20 races. Mexico last held an F1…

Paddon and Kennard close the gap

The Kiwi rally pair of Hayden Paddon and co-driver John Kennard finished Rally Australia this weekend in a career-high sixth…

Motorsport: Whincup calls the shots
Motorsport: Whincup calls the shots

Defending V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup and co-driver Paul Dumbrell have won their second Sandown…

Motoring Archives

Road Safety

When harmless fun turns deadly
When harmless fun turns deadly

Pranks can be fun and cause some great laughs at the time - but they can also go horribly wrong and…

Growing base of safe second-hand vehicle choices

New Zealand's fleet of second-hand vehicles is growing safer as revealed in the latest release of the Used Car Safety Ratings…

Dr Jamie Hosking: Smaller roads free us from traffic

We all hate being stuck in traffic. The usual response to congested roads in New Zealand, especially in Auckland, is to…

GM to offer car that will almost drive itself

Cars that can talk to each other and almost drive themselves at freeway speeds are just two years away from the showroom…

'My daddy always speeds'
'My daddy always speeds'

Police have stopped and ticketed several drivers speeding past Waikato schools this week - including…

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Car Buyers' Guide

On hunt for something different
On hunt for something different

Richard is looking for a vehicle that provides a measure…

Plenty of choice for second car
Plenty of choice for second car

After years of compromising, Doug, a tramping enthusiast…

Diesel options best for NZ caravan road trip
Diesel options best for NZ caravan road trip

John and Malene have recently sold their large home…

Finding a tough, practical workhorse
Finding a tough, practical workhorse

Dave is a regular reader of this column and is hoping…

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Motorsport

V8 Supercars
Short stay at NASCAR's party for AJ and Almirola
Short stay at NASCAR's party for AJ and Almirola

AJ Allmendinger and Aric Almirola were the underdogs…

Mercedes promotes Wehrlein to reserve driver
Penske to field V8 Supercar team for Ambrose
Penske to field V8 Supercar team for Ambrose

Team Penske said Sunday night it has partnered with…

Motorsport: Whincup opens championship-winning lead
Motorsport: Whincup opens championship-winning lead

Jamie Whincup has opened up a championship-winning…

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Formula One

2015 Formula One Calendar

The 2015 schedule for Formula One: March 15 - Australia March…

20 races on 2015 F1 calendar as Mexico returns
20 races on 2015 F1 calendar as Mexico returns

With the return of the Mexican Grand Prix, the 2015…

Ferrari president Montezemolo to leave the company
Ferrari president Montezemolo to leave the company

After more than two decades presiding over one of…

Finance win speeds up McLaren's plans
Finance win speeds up McLaren's plans

McLaren boss Ron Dennis says his Formula 1 team may…

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Motoring photos and video

Holden Captiva versus Nissan Qashqai
photos Holden Captiva versus Nissan Qashqai

David Linklater pits the Holden Captiva against the…

Mini Mystery: A plane amazing find
video Mini Mystery: A plane amazing find

Driven Magazine contributer Paul Charman investigates…

Driven Classic: 1952 Park ward-bodied Bentley
photos Driven Classic: 1952 Park ward-bodied Bentley

Photos / Jacqui Madelin

Mini Mystery: WW2 bomber crash
photos Mini Mystery: WW2 bomber crash

Driven Magazine contributer Paul Charman investigates…

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Hybrid and Electric Cars

Look folks, no hands (almost)
Look folks, no hands (almost)

Honda shared its vision of the hands-free highway…

Toyota: Cars will be safer, but still need drivers
Toyota: Cars will be safer, but still need drivers

Your car soon will do more to help avoid a crash…

Tesla selects Nevada for Gigafactory
Tesla selects Nevada for Gigafactory

Tesla Motors has chosen Nevada as the site for a massive…

Driverless car won't work in the rain
Driverless car won't work in the rain

Google is working hard to make driverless cars a reality…

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