Motoring

Alexandra crash victim named

Police can now name the woman who was killed in a crash in Alexandra on Friday January 19. She was 85-year-old Valerie May McGrath of Alexandra. In a police statement released today, a spokesperson has apologised for their initial comments. “Police...... Read More

Night closures for Auckland motorway

A major Auckland motorway is to be closed most nights for the next four months, starting today. The Transport Agency said the Northern Motorway would be closed between Constellation Drive and Oteha Valley Road from Sunday to Thursday, between 9pm and...... Read More

SH25 repairs to be completed by March

Coromandel’s State Highway 25 expected to be back to two lanes early this year according to NZTA. The damage along State Highway 25 between Thames and Manaia has now been assessed and the Transport Agency has developed a programme which aims...... Read More

Three sets of traffic lights out on SH25

UPDATE: Three sets of temporary  traffic lights are out after an incident earlier this morning. Police were notified by a traffic control coordinator at around 6.30am that three sets of temporary traffic lights covering a 30km stretch of...... Read More

Controversy over speedway race

There are behind the scenes questions being asked about the shut-down of the New Zealand Super Saloon speedway championships on Saturday night, just before the finish of the meeting’s last race – the championship decider. Racing was stopped...... Read More

New speed cameras established

Three locations around the country have each become the latest venues of safe speed cameras. Kamo, Counties Manukau and Maramarua are among 33 locations across the country where new digital cameras are being installed as part of the...... Read More

Half car, half couch goes up for auction

It’s probably best suited to a petrol head, a Ford fanatic or someone with a unique taste in furnishings. It’s the butt of a Mark 3 Zephyr, which has been fashioned into a couch. It’s been sitting in the corner of the smoko room...... Read More

Former GP stars team up for Kiwi campaign

Former Grand Prix star Josh Coppins is feeling quietly confident ahead of the 2018 New Zealand Motocross Championships season. The boss of the Altherm JCR Yamaha Racing Team in New Zealand, a two-time former motocross world No.2, reckons he has all...... Read More

Sanson fatal crash victim named

Police can now release the name of the person who died in a crash on State Highway One near Sanson, Manawatu, on Sunday January 14. He was 80-year-old Nedjeljko Glamuzina, also known as Ned, from Wellington. Nedjeljko died while driving one of two...... Read More

James finishes the job for drift team

  Pro-Sport Series outfit Central Drift Team have come away from the opening round of the Link ECU D1NZ National Drifting Championship on top.  The Central Equipment Movers and AUTOSERVE backed drifters Taylor James and Ra Heyder dominated...... Read More