Motocross: Kiwi trio flying the flag in Latvia
Motocross: Kiwi trio flying the flag in Latvia

New Zealand again finds itself stuck between a rock and a hard place on the international motocross front but is, as always…

Flat track classic to return in 2015
Flat track classic to return in 2015

The Troy Bayliss Classic has confirmed to return in 2015. The iconic event will be held at Taree Motorcycle Club in New…

Motorsport: How our Kiwis did
Motorsport: How our Kiwis did

There were some great results for New Zealand racecar drivers at the weekend, including wins and podium places. The Kiwis…

Ford recalling more than 160,000 vehicles
Ford recalling more than 160,000 vehicles

Ford is recalling more than 160,000 vehicles in North America for two safety issues. The largest recall involves 159,395…

Motoring

photos 2015 Mazda2
2015 Mazda2

Photos of the new Mazda2 as featured in Driven Magazine.

Ford auctions off final FPVs for charity

Seven days of intense bidding ended late Sunday night, with two of Ford Australia's last-ever FPV's to be built fetching…

Vettel gets first drive of new Sochi Circuit

Four-time Formula One World Champion Sebastian Vettel today became the first F1 driver to lap the newly completed Sochi…

Power shakes off quake but can't close out title

It was just past 3 a.m. local time when Australian driver Will Power was awakened from a deep sleep on the top floor of…

Electric cars boost brain power
Electric cars boost brain power

It's a moot point whether electric vehicles will save the planet. But if EVs become commonplace, they…

The world's most expensive clean?

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Bear Grylls pairs up with Land Rover

British adventurer Bear Grylls has been announced as a long-term global ambassador for British off road icon Land Rover.

Motorsport: Dixon grabs victory

New Zealand driver Scott Dixon surged ahead with three laps left for a victory at Sonoma Raceway yesterday.

Rosberg hit my car on purpose, Hamilton

Nico Rosberg apparently admitted deliberately crashing into Mercedes teammate and world championship rival Lewis Hamilton…

Ricciardo in with a shot at Formula One title
Ricciardo in with a shot at Formula One title

If Daniel Ricciardo said at the start of the season he had a genuine shot at the Formula One world championship…

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Road Safety

'Let's get sports stars to help save Kiwi lives'
'Let's get sports stars to help save Kiwi lives'

Visiting world motoring chief Jean Todt has praised New Zealand's road safety effort, but says there…

New Legacy and Outback get top safety nod

Subaru's new generation Legacy and Outback have received the highest possible safety ranking in testing conducted by the…

Unrestrained children are projectiles, police warn

Children are projectiles when they are not properly restrained, police warned, after a mother pleaded guilty yesterday to…

Push for cars that see danger

Obama's administration is taking a first step towards requiring future cars and light trucks be equipped with technology…

Truck driver hospitalised after chemical leak
Truck driver hospitalised after chemical leak

A truck driver was hospitalised after chemicals leaked from his truck near Taupo overnight, the fire…

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Motoring photos and video

2014 Yamaha SR400
photos 2014 Yamaha SR400

Driven's Mathieu Day road tests the updated for 2014…

The Good Oil: August 23
photos The Good Oil: August 23

The Good Oil takes a look at a different side of the…

 Legendary racer Steve Millen and his Nissan 300ZX take to the track
video Legendary racer Steve Millen and his Nissan 300ZX take to the track

For Kiwi race car driver Steve Millen, anniversary…

video Redline Episode 3 - Hill Climb

Driven presents episode 2 of Redline. In this episode…

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Hybrid and Electric Cars

Tesla offers 8 year warranty
Tesla offers 8 year warranty

Electric car maker Tesla Motors says it has extended…

Streamlined insanity
Streamlined insanity

Sometimes insanity is a great thing. Well, it certainly…

The Good Oil: Prius' complete Ring cycle
Smart car foresees your every wish
Smart car foresees your every wish

With semi-autonomous cars such as the Mercedes-Benz…

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Car Care

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Motor Vehicles

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The next American commuter car might have two seats…

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