A motorway from Auckland to Whangarei has been flagged by Transport Minister Simon Bridges.
Speaking at today's sod turning to mark the start of the $709.5 million Puhoi to Warkworth motorway, Bridges said over time the motorway would extend to Whangarei, a distance of 162km.
Fewer people aged under 40 are learning to drive, new statistics show.
A driver on Brisbane's Centenary Motorway veers across the highway and collides with a road barrier after allegedly falling asleep.
Young drivers who crash while driving in breach of their licence will find their insurance claims turned down, the Insurance and Financial Services Ombudsman has warned.
Ombudsman Karen Stevens said her office frequently received complaints about declined claims involving accidents where the driver was in breach of their licence.
The Government reveals its plans to crack down on drink drivers by making alcohol interlocks mandatory for the country's worst offenders.
New Zealand's worst drink-drivers will soon be forced to have devices installed in their cars which stop them from driving over the limit.
Leading British car manufacturers, Jaguar Land Rover, are introducing innovative technologies that will allow autonomous cars to drive themselves over virtually any surface or terrain.
The Prius is among a 37,000-vehicle recall by Toyota New Zealand, part of a global recall by the company that affects 2.8m vehicles. The threat of a fuel leak is forcing Toyota New Zealand to recall nearly 37,000 cars, part of a global recall of 2.8 million vehicles.
Volkswagen would repair or buy back polluting diesel vehicles and pay each owner as much as $10,000 under a $14.7 billion ($NZ21b)deal the car maker has reached to settle lawsuits stemming from its emissions cheating scandal, a person briefed on the settlement talks said Monday.
Auckland drivers are already fed up battling traffic congestion. Then a recent Southern Motorway bridge strike heightened those frustrations.
A group of Kiwis is throwing their support behind a campaign calling for tourists to drive with "T-plates" on their rental cars.
The founder of the "T-Plates for Tourists" movement said tourists should have to pass a test before they can drive on New Zealand's challenging, distracting and often unforgiving terrain.
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