Fans mark Discovery's 25th Anniversary
Fans mark Discovery's 25th Anniversary

A unique crowd-sourced film featuring home video clips of Land Rover Discovery owner adventures from all corners of the…

Red Bull Drift Shifters to rip up Quay St
Red Bull Drift Shifters to rip up Quay St

The new 2014 Red Bull Drift Shifters course has finally been unveiled giving drivers and fans alike their first glimpse…

Mazda out to prove less is more
Mazda out to prove less is more

For Mazda Motors' experienced programme manager, Michio Tomiyama, working on the all-new compact CX-3 SUV wasn't a simple…

I'll have one myself, says CX-3 designer
I'll have one myself, says CX-3 designer

Mazda New Zealand will be introducing a compact SUV to its lineup next year, with the company's managing director seeing…

Motoring

Texting tops driver distraction list
Texting tops driver distraction list

Texting, reading and ogling at good-looking pedestrians are among the biggest driver distractions, an…

Best in the world aims to do better

How quickly the mind of a sportsman turns from the ecstasy of winning to retaining his crown.

Bigger and better F1 show on offer

Fans who make the trip to Hampton Downs for the Festival of New Zealand Motorsport early next year are in for a treat. …

photos Mazda CX-3

Mazda pulled the covers off the new Mazda CX-3 at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Photos / Supplied, Liz Dobson

video Truck jumps over F1 car
Truck jumps over F1 car

The Lotus F1 team jump their team transport truck over their F1 car to set a new Guinness World Record…

VW workhorse is real show pony

We Kiwis do love our utes. In a booming new-vehicle market, the pickup truck is the third most popular genre overall, behind…

Miracle escape as boulder smashes van

'Luckily for me, the van was sturdy.' A Greymouth woman has recounted the moment a massive boulder crashed into the vehicle…

Dahlgren leaving V8 Supercars

Volvo Polestar Racing's Swedish export, Robert Dahlgren, will leave the V8 Supercars Championship following the final race…

Bob Jones: Soviet service alive and well at AA

Three decades ago Labour freed up our economy, then stagnating under the burden of distortionary taxes and monopoly controls…

photos Volkswagen Amarok Canyon
Volkswagen Amarok Canyon

David Linklater tests the Volkswagen Amarok Canyon edition for Driven Magazine. Photos / David Linklater…

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Road Safety

Jet ski 'woman' a mannequin
Jet ski 'woman' a mannequin

A photo of a woman sitting on a jet ski as it was towed by a truck on Auckland’s North-Western motorway…

Bernard Hickey: Motorway spending a dead end

Why is the Government over-spending on motorways when new technologies could render them white elephants?

Airbag dispute leaves drivers in middle

A showdown is looming between US safety regulators and a Japanese company that makes airbags linked to multiple deaths and…

US safety agency pushing for airbag recall

The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags…

Bus death inquest: Safety options tabled
Bus death inquest: Safety options tabled

A package of safety measures for central Wellington streets could reduce the risks to pedestrians following…

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Formula One

Button's F1 future unclear after difficult season
Red Bull to start Abu Dhabi GP from back of grid

Red Bull drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel…

Motorsport: All on line in finale
Motorsport: All on line in finale

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg have been neck and…

Perez signs multi-year contract with Force India
Perez signs multi-year contract with Force India

Mexican Formula One driver Sergio Perez has signed…

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Driven Classic: Ford Transit MKII
photos Driven Classic: Ford Transit MKII

Jacqui Madelin checks out the original workman's van…

The Good Oil: November 22
Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG
photos Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG

Driven Magazine editor Liz Dobson tests the new Mercedes-Benz…

Volkswagen Golf R wagon
photos Volkswagen Golf R wagon

Volkswagen are set to unveil the Golf R in station…

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