Getting sideways in the gravel of Seattle

Posted on September 29th, 2014

Revelling in the familiarity of getting to grips with gravel, Dunedin-based rally driver Emma Gilmour says she enjoyed the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship’s (GRC) penultimate round in Seattle. Held at the DirtFish Rally School Read More

Top five return for Toyota Finance 86 championship

Posted on September 26th, 2014

The Toyota Finance 86 Championship, returns to the track this weekend and the top five drivers from last season are back to do battle once more. Returning racers including last season’s champion Jamie McNee, Ash Read More

McLaren P1 coming to Big Boys Toys

Posted on September 26th, 2014

The McLaren P1 – the world’s most anticipated super car – is coming to Big Boys Toys at the Auckland Showgrounds, from November 7-9. Described as ‘the best drivers’ car in the world’, the McLaren Read More

Car hacking next big threat: expert

Posted on September 26th, 2014

The car of the future will be safer, smarter and offer greater high-tech gadgets, but without improved security the risk of car hacking is real, according to a Queensland road safety expert. Professor Andry Rakotonirainy, Read More

$20 skills training for motorcyclists

Posted on September 26th, 2014

Motorcycle and scooter riders throughout Wellington are being offered the chance to be better riders through subsidised rider training, a collaborative initiative from local councils and New Zealand Transport Agency. The subsidy reduces the cost Read More

BMW launches ConnectedDrive in New Zealand

Posted on September 25th, 2014

BMW has announced details of its BMW ConnectedDrive services and apps, which are now available in the New Zealand market. BMW Group New Zealand managing director Nina Englert says access to these technologies will be Read More

Jonny Reid returns to BNT NZ SuperTourers

Posted on September 25th, 2014

Former A1GP driver Jonny Reid will to return to the BNT NZ SuperTourers this weekend for the start of the new championship season. The Aucklander teams up with Hamilton’s Ant Pedersen at the Rush Security Read More

Volkswagen Tristar concept unveiled at IAA Hannover

Posted on September 24th, 2014

To mark the 30th anniversary of it’s first Syncro concept car, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles will unveil a new concept based on the T5 Transporter at the IAA commercial vehicle trade fair currently being held in Read More