Rallying: Young claims another APRC title in Japan
Rallying: Young claims another APRC title in Japan

New Zealand rally driver, Michael Young, managed to wrap up the 2014 two-wheel-drive Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC)…

Rants&Raves: On driving
Rants&Raves: On driving

A reader writes: We are such cordial people when driving - but even the most considerate driver tends to do 20km/h over…

Cadillac still going, if not strong
Cadillac still going, if not strong

There's a treasure trove in the shed at the bottom of Barry Birchall's garden, though the horseless carriages within are…

1911 Cadillac 30
photos 1911 Cadillac 30

Driven's Jacqui Madelin checks out a 1911 Cadillac. Photos / Jacqui Madelin

Motoring

Cop crashes rare Camaro
Cop crashes rare Camaro

An off-duty police officer behind the wheel of his unique black hot rod rear-ended another car, shunting…

MotoGP: Lorenzo wins Aragon Grand Prix

Jorge Lorenzo won his first race of the MotoGP season at the Aragon Grand Prix on Sunday after points leader Marc Marquez…

Brand chases slice of Big Apple

Cadillac - General Motors' 112-year-old luxury car division, founded in Detroit and named for the city's founder - is moving…

Classic black Clio a style statement

As moochi's premium customer manager, Ayla Surtees looks after in-store personal shopping and styling. That flair for style…

MotoGP: Rossi hospitalised after Aragon crash
MotoGP: Rossi hospitalised after Aragon crash

Seven-time premier class world champion Valentino Rossi was taken to hospital after suffering concussion…

Mercedes' baby SUV performs

Lines have blurred between vehicle sectors in recent years - the hunt for the utterly loyal customer being honed to the…

Three new cars, three different personalities

If new or future vehicles were required to meet one identical design brief only, then life would be a lot easier for all…

Motorsport: Life on the up after smash

This year probably won't be a championship-winning one for New Zealand driver Richie Stanaway but that isn't to say it hasn't…

Mini Mystery: Taniwha fast as galloping horse

The story goes that in 1892, a dragon-like creature rushed out of a lagoon in the Kaitieke Valley, near Owhango, to attack…

photos Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG
Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG

Matt Greenop tests the Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG for Driven Magazine.

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Road Safety

Ask Phoebe: Big vehicles mean savings
Ask Phoebe: Big vehicles mean savings

A reader writes: High-productivity motor vehicles (HPMVs) seem to be becoming increasingly obvious around…

Jeep scores another top ANCAP rating

Jeep has scored its second top ANCAP safety rating with the Jeep Patriot joining the Cherokee in achieving the maximum 5…

Warning: Don't iWatch + drive

Motoring groups say Apple's smartwatch could be dangerous for drivers and could lead to more road deaths. The head of…

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…

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…

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Car Buyers' Guide

Car Buyers' Guide: Thinking ahead to resale
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…

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Motoring photos and video

Warning graphic images: Monster truck crashes into crowd
video Warning graphic images: Monster truck crashes into crowd

A monster truck outfitted with tractor-sized wheels…

2014 Indian Chieftain
photos 2014 Indian Chieftain

Driven Magazine contributor Mathieu Day tests the…

Kiwis' first drive of V8 car
video Kiwis' first drive of V8 car

The journey of Super Black Racing took an exciting…

Toyota Yaris vs Suzuki Swift
photos Toyota Yaris vs Suzuki Swift

In a battle of the super-minis David Linklater pits…

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Hybrid and Electric Cars

Mitsubishi Outlander's positive experience
Mitsubishi Outlander's positive experience

ELEMENT PROMOTION: "You know the planet has actually…

Aggressive look for Toyota SUV concept
Aggressive look for Toyota SUV concept

Pumped-up wheel arches and aggressive lines are the…

Keeping track of self-drive cars
Keeping track of self-drive cars

Computer-driven cars have been testing their skills…

Renault unveils nifty thrifty plug-in
Renault unveils nifty thrifty plug-in

While the focus at the Paris motor show is on high-end…

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Car Care

Watch out for corrosion Watch out for corrosion

As more families have at least two cars, it's a case…

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