BMW 320d update: Plenty of cargo space a highlight
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Lamborghini Huracan: Form, fury - and function
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Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4
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Motoring

Car Care: Avoid overheating on a holiday trip
Car Care: Avoid overheating on a holiday trip

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Ewen Gilmour keeps giving

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Kiwi star in strong Dayton 24 hour line-up

The Daytona 24 comes a close second to Le Mans in prestige and is the endurance race every driver wants to win. Kiwi racer…

Toyota clings on to top sales spot

Toyota stayed at the top in global vehicle sales in 2014, taking that motoring industry crown for the third year straight…

Liz Dobson: Dentist or car-yard? Think it over ...
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Which would you prefer - a day trawling through car dealerships looking for a new vehicle, or a few…

Coroner urges Motorsport NZ to rethink design of rally courses

The death of a rally driver in 2013 has prompted a coroner to urge Motorsport NZ to rethink the design of rally courses.

Is this good-bye Top Gear?

How much longer can the show really go on before it's deemed too tired and risky for the BBC to bother with?

Aussie V8 Supercar drivers big "NZ Day out"

Super Black Racing put on a full on day of Kiwi activities today including sheep mustering and shearing, followed by a visit…

Hamilton relaxed about upcoming F1 season

World champion Lewis Hamilton says he felt "no stress" regarding signing a new Formula One contract with the Mercedes team…

Kiwi karters cross Tasman
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Kiwi karters are again crossing the Tasman this year to contest Australia's Rotax Pro Tour with three…

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Road Safety

640 stung in police blitz
640 stung in police blitz

More than 640 drivers were stung with fines during a 24-hour, 84-checkpoint police road safety blitz…

Cops fear drivers missing the message

Police are concerned drivers are getting complacent about using mobile phones after the number caught using them has doubled…

Zero tolerance fines net just $420

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Staying on the straight and narrow

While national statistics suggest foreign drivers play only a small part in serious crashes, the picture differs markedly…

Liz Dobson: When one and one make zero... sense
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The Police Minister was confused about the speed enforcement message. I was confused about the zero-tolerance…

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Car Buyers' Guide

Spending up big
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Reliable cars under $5,000
Reliable cars under $5,000

June owns a very tired and well-travelled 1992 Daihatsu…

Rear seatbelt options an often forgotten safety issue
Guide to importing your new wheels
Guide to importing your new wheels

The importation and sale of used motor vehicles into…

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Motorsport

V8 Supercars
Motorsport: Evans confirms V8 drive
Motorsport: Evans confirms V8 drive

At next weekend's third round of the Toyota Racing…

Motorsport: Driver delivers goods
Motorsport: Driver delivers goods

Young driver Arjun Maini built on his good form at…

Daytona grid locked with Kiwis
Motorsport: Stroll sticks to plan for trophy win
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Formula One

Williams, Force India launch new 2015 F1 cars
Williams, Force India launch new 2015 F1 cars

Williams and Force India became the first Formula…

$1.8m car ... with Kiwi logos
$1.8m car ... with Kiwi logos

Anonymous NZ car fanatic buys McLaren P1 but asks…

Former F1 and Le Mans driver Robert Manzon dies
McLaren and CNN announce multi-year sponsorship in F1
McLaren and CNN announce multi-year sponsorship in F1

Formula One team McLaren and CNN International announced…

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Motoring photos and video

Toyota Racing Series Ruapuna round
photos Toyota Racing Series Ruapuna round

Photos from the first round of the Toyota Racing Series…

1910 Delage vintage car
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The 1910 Delage vintage car owned by Jim Francis…

2015 Lexus RC-F
photos 2015 Lexus RC-F

Driven Magazine tests the Lexus RC-F. Photos / Ted…

Alfa Romeo 4C Spider
photos Alfa Romeo 4C Spider

There's no denying that Alfa Romeo's 4C is a little…

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Car Care

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