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Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Save the Basin has played its trump card in its fight to stop the proposed Basin Reserve flyover from going ahead.

Save the Basin has played its trump card in its fight to stop the proposed Basin Reserve flyover from going ahead.

The opposition group revealed... Read more

Henry Ford's grandson, William Clay Ford, dies

Monday, 10 March 2014

William Clay Ford, owner of the NFL Detroit Lions and last surviving grandson of Henry Ford, has died of pneumonia. He was 88. Read more

World car of year finalists announced

Monday, 10 March 2014

Audi, BMW and Mazda will fight it out for the World Car of the Year award. Read more

Licence fees putting off young rural drivers

Monday, 10 March 2014

Rural children are driving illegally and missing out on jobs because law changes have made it too hard for them to get their driver licences, councillors say. Read more

Our top five American-powered British cars

Sunday, 09 March 2014

As Hennessey recently set a world production car speed record with a stretched Lotus Exige we thought we'd look at our pick of the best American-powered British cars from down the years. Read more

Geneva previews Mazda2

Sunday, 09 March 2014

As has been the company's habit in recent years, Mazda has previewed one of it new mainstream models with a new design culture at the Geneva car show over the past week. Read more

First ute is 80 years old

Saturday, 08 March 2014

You'd think the Americans had invented the ute, after all the US's roads are teeming with them and for almost 40 years, the F-150, GM Sierra and Silverado and Dodge Ram have dominated the sales charts, with sedans not having had a look-in in years. But it was the Aussies who did it. Read more

Yamaha R6 still leads the Supersport pack

Saturday, 08 March 2014

Four rotations around the sun is a long time in sportsbike years, but Yamaha's evergreen R6 supersport still looks great, still wins the World Supersport Championship, and still goes like a cheetah with its tail on fire. Read more

New coupe neue klasse

Saturday, 08 March 2014

It was a good idea to use Australia's oldest race track to introduce BMW's newest car. Read more

Little Spanish hatch breaks Nurburgring lap record

Friday, 07 March 2014

A Seat Leon Cupra 280 has smashed the Nurburgring Nordschleife lap record for a front-wheel drive car. Read more

Ron Dennis praises McLaren line-up

Friday, 07 March 2014

McLaren boss Ron Dennis sang the praises of his Formula One driver line-up and detected echoes of Ayrton Senna in Jenson Button's relationship with the team. Read more

BMW reveals a new coupe-style SUV

Friday, 07 March 2014

Hot on the heels of the debut of both the 2-series Active Tourer and 4-series GranCoupe at this week's Geneva motor show, BMW has also revealed its fifth SUV model, the X4. Read more

Content written by Dave Moore and The Press. Additional content by Trade Me's Mike O'Donnell ("MOD").