Suzuki set return to MotoGP in 2015
Suzuki set return to MotoGP in 2015

Suzuki Motor Corporation has announced that it will return to the MotoGP class of the world's top motorcycle racing series…

New focus on road speedsters
New focus on road speedsters

Six new state-of-the-art speed cameras capable of catching speeding drivers in multiple lanes will begin appearing on Auckland…

Wildcard Kiwis ready for Bathurst
video Wildcard Kiwis ready for Bathurst

Next week's Bathurst 1000 will have a real Trans Tasman rivalry with a strong contingent of New Zealand drivers part of…

Motorsport: Bamber bags Porsche spot
Motorsport: Bamber bags Porsche spot

New Zealand has a third international factory motor racing driver - Porsche Carrera Cup racer Earl Bamber received the call-up…

Motoring

photos Audi TT launched at Ascari
Audi TT launched at Ascari

Driven's Liz Dobson attends the launch of the new Audi TT at the Ascari Race resort in Spain.

photos Suzuki GSXRR MotoGP racer

Suzuki have announced their return to the MotoGP paddock with the team set to ride the new GSX-RR MotoGP bike.

Indian's Southland homecoming

As if there wasn't already enough reason to head down to Invercargill this November for the Burt Munro Challenge, Indian…

Kia to show new Rio and Sorento in Paris

Kia is set to show the all new Rio and Sorento at the Paris Motor Show this week. The enhanced Kia Rio and the all-new Kia…

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…

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

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

photos 1911 Cadillac 30

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

Cop crashes rare Camaro

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

MotoGP: Lorenzo wins Aragon Grand Prix
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…

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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

Three new cars, three different personalities
Three new cars, three different personalities

If new or future vehicles were required to meet one…

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…

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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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If asked, most vehicle owners would say the cooling…

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