Motoring

Mad Dash to Haast historic journey recreation ‘bedlam’

A fleet of vintage cars battled "complete bedlam" to rise to the challenge of recreating a historic journey across the South Island. Eight Austin cars...

Mock intersection demonstrates safety issues

A gymnasium in a Dunedin school was transformed into a mock intersection to highlight road safety issues. Columba College pupils Holly Friedlander (16) and Ashleigh...

Clocked at an air force base going 300kmh

Kevin Davis, of Evansdale, talks to reporter Shawn McAvinue about his Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. How rare are these Corvettes? There were about 6000 made between 1990...

Development team providing push

KartSport Dunedin racer Alex Patrick (15). When did you get into karting? I started in 2011, at the age of 6. Why did you get into? My dad...

‘Tops off’ car rally to raise money for charity

A call has gone out for motorists to take their "tops off" for a fundraiser on the Taieri. The Rotary Club of Taieri communications director...

Poker Run set for Saturday

A motorcycle run set to depart Dunedin on Saturday is raising funds for Otago children born fighting heart conditions. Liana Gregg, of Dunedin, said she...

Scooter ride invite met with trepidation

An invitation to ride with The Scooter Division in Dunedin was met with trepidation. The only instruction was to meet outside a central Dunedin shop...

Event promotes safety of motorcycle riders

A shout was on for motorcycle riders in Dunedin on Sunday. Automobile Association motorcycle training instructor for Otago and Southland Daniel Love, of Mosgiel, said...

Restoration of ute a labour of love

Darryl Wingfield, of Green Island, talks to Shawn McAvinue about his 1963 Ford XM Falcon ute. How long have you owned your ute? About 19 years...

Brock cruise departs on Sunday

Don't expect any moments of silence at a memorial for a racing legend in Dunedin tomorrow. Holden Enthusiasts Club of Otago committee member Conan Mitchell,...
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