V8 Supercars ready for ANZAC day
video V8 Supercars ready for ANZAC day

The V8 Supercars will mark ANZAC Day with a race in New Zealand. The race on Friday will start a big weekend of action…

V8Supercars: ITM500 Auckland race timetable
V8Supercars: ITM500 Auckland race timetable

The V8Supercars circus arrives in Auckland this weekend for the ITM500 Auckland at Pukekohe Park Raceway . Qualifying starts…

V8 Supercars: V8 Kiwis in mood for Anzac fight
V8 Supercars: V8 Kiwis in mood for Anzac fight

The three New Zealand contenders at this week's ITM 500 at Pukekohe will be tapping into the Anzac spirit as they look to…

Motorsport: Pukekohe will test drivers' mettle
Motorsport: Pukekohe will test drivers' mettle

The grand old lady of New Zealand motor racing circuits, Pukekohe Raceway, put on one hell of a display in welcoming back…

Motoring

GM move could hold up legal claims over faulty ignition switches
GM move could hold up legal claims over faulty ignition switches

General Motors says it will ask a federal bankruptcy judge to shield the company from legal claims involving…

Matt Greenop: Kiwi trio doing us all proud

It's not often we see a trio of Kiwis at the sharp end of the V8 Supercars championship. Sure, we've had some heroes (thanks…

Toyota pushes slow-selling Prius in China

Toyota's Prius hybrid is the best-selling gasoline-electric vehicle in the world. In China, it's about as rare as the endangered…

Volvo car seat breath of fresh air

Volvo introduced the world's first two-stage integrated booster cushion in 2007. This fabric is very strong when inflated…

V8 Supercars: Kiwi Stone steering Erebus team to Pukekohe summit
V8 Supercars: Kiwi Stone steering Erebus team to Pukekohe summit

Kiwi motorsport veteran Ross Stone has a win at the iconic Bathurst circuit and a couple of V8 Supercar…

Win: Give it some jandal with Driven and Volvo NZ

With the ITM 500 Auckland hitting Pukekohe Park Raceway next weekend, Volvo New Zealand have kindly given Driven a pair…

Easter road toll rises to four

The Easter road toll has risen to four following a crash in Waitemata today. A woman died after her car and a truck collided…

Customers drive their way to Stuttgart

It's the largest amateur golf tournament in the world and 24 Mercedes-Benz owners in New Zealand are taking part in the…

Me and my car: All the space and power a tradie needs

Resident Builder Peter Wolfkamp is a trade qualified carpenter and has been building for 25 years. He has worked at Newstalk…

GM boosting China production capacity to 5 million
GM boosting China production capacity to 5 million

The president of General Motors said Sunday that the company and local partners are boosting production…

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Road Safety

Crash kills businesswoman
Crash kills businesswoman

Detectives have joined officers from the serious crash unit to investigate the death of a 27-year-old…

Ritchies school buses get safety mirrors fitted

Ritchies Bus Company has has fitted its entire fleet of school buses with extra mirrors to alleviate a blind spot after…

File blaming truck driver 'not checked'

Police communications staff who incorrectly blamed a truck driver for causing a smash on the Southern Motorway have confirmed…

Three killed in crashes over the weekend

A cyclist, a young pedestrian and a driver were killed and one person was seriously injured on the roads this weekend.

Barfoot gets back into competing after accident
Barfoot gets back into competing after accident

Seasoned triathlete Garth Barfoot is back competing, less than three months after breaking his thigh…

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Motoring photos and video

The Good Oil: April 19
photos The Good Oil: April 19

Driven's The Good Oil looks back at the week in motoring…

Lexus NX Concept
photos Lexus NX Concept

Lexus have a new, production-ready, crossover to show…

Kia pro-cee'd GT
photos Kia pro-cee'd GT

Damien O'Carroll tests the Kia pro-cee'd GT for Driven…

APRC 2014 Rally New Zealand Jan Kopecky interview
video APRC 2014 Rally New Zealand Jan Kopecky interview

European champions Jan Kopecký/Pavel Dresler (CZ/CZ)…

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Hybrid and Electric Cars

GM to invest in Detroit factories
GM to invest in Detroit factories

General Motors plans to invest $449 million in two…

Electric carmaker Tesla fights ban
Electric carmaker Tesla fights ban

Electric-car company Tesla Motors has filed notice…

The Good Oil: BMW's ultimate sleep machine
The Good Oil: BMW's ultimate sleep machine

Germans don't have a sense of humour? Don't let anybody…

Daimler acquires lithium-ion battery maker
Daimler acquires lithium-ion battery maker

Automaker Daimler AG is acquiring the remaining shares…

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Motor Vehicles

Drag race record smashed Drag race record smashed

New Zealand's fastest woman Karen Hay has just had…

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