Nico Rosberg gave Germany another win to celebrate after their World Cup success with a home grand prix triumph for Mercedes on Sunday that stretched his overall lead in the Formula One championship to 14 points.
Driving the latest "ultimate" WRX, the thought arises: did the memo from head office terminating Subaru's international rallying programme not reach the company's STI (Subaru Technica International) performance arm?
Three months out from the inaugural South Island Targa, event director Peter Martin has returned to Auckland from a trip to the bottom of the mainland, satisfied there is a buzz about the six-day tarmac road rally already.
German automaker BMW said on Wednesday it is recalling about 1.6 million cars worldwide to replace passenger-side front air bags made by Takata Corp because the inflators could break apart during deployment and injure passengers.
A fully spy-spec 1954 Aston Martin DB 2/4 Mk I Vantage considered to be the inspiration for James Bond's original Aston Martin in Ian Fleming's novel Goldfinger will be up for auction overnight in England.
If you thought motor racing was only for the well-heeled, think again. The South Island (SI) 2K Cup will debut on the mainland this spring, promising close racing at the most affordable level possible.
General Motors Co on Monday recalled 3.36 million North American cars with ignition switches that can be jarred out of the "run" position, potentially affecting power steering, power brakes and air bags.
Takata Corp's safety crisis deepened on Wednesday after Toyota Motor Corp recalled almost 2.3 million vehicles globally, many for the second time, and the Japanese air bag maker warned that further fixes may be needed.