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Good Samaritan Buys Widower A Car After Cemetery Theft

Kindness of strangers prevails. A reliable car can make all the different to someone.

We all have been there. We hear of a terrible incident, something that angers us. It is often a real injustice dealt to someone. Maybe it's a victim of a senseless crime.

Video: Crazy Kiwi skateboarders draw ire for passing trucks at high speed on busy road

Longboarding at 56+ mph – Click above to watch video after the jump

Hulme CanAm supercars said to be struggling to find investors

Hulme CanAm – Click above for high-res image gallery

Hulme CanAm now available for order - Hurry, just 20 available

Hulme CanAm – Click above for high-res image gallery

World's first motorcycle hearse? [w/video]

Motorcycle Hearse – Click above to watch video after the jump

Video: Mooning spectator causes New Zealand rally crash

Mark Tapper under the full moon – Click above to watch video after the jump

Video: Zero wheels, all awesome - Homebuilt Kiwi 'hovercraft'

Homemade flying hovercraft – Click above to watch video after the jump

Killacycle goes Kiwi hunting

Having conquered all on this part of the planet and with its quarter-mile record of 7.864 seconds @ 169 mph, the Killacycle is going Kiwi hunting. Yes, the world's fastest cordless drill on wheels has been boxed up and is headed to

The Ultimate Crossover: Samoa's plan to switch to left-hand traffic sparks motorist unrest [w/VIDEO]

Samoan traffic switches sides -- Click above to view the video after the jump

eBay Find of the Day: 1967 Nissan Prince Skyline 2000GT

1967 Nissan Prince Skyline 2000GT - Click above for high-res image gallery

Crazy Kiwis: Buy a new Mitsubishi Triton, get a free goat with purchase

New Zealand Mitsubishi wants you to buy a Triton ute, and to lure you into doing it they're using goats -- because really, who can resist a goat? Said Mitsu's New Zealand sales and marketing manager, Peter Wilkins, "three years of drought has severely depleted sheep and beef populations, so what better time to float the goat?''

Kiwis love test driving the iMiEV [w/VIDEOS]

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Mitsubishi iMiEV New Zealand tour 'Tubed and Twittered

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Chopper carrying Top Gear's Clarkson, Hammond makes emergency landing after seagull strike

A chopper carrying Top Gear presenters Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond had to make an emergency landing after a seagull flew into the rotor after takeoff. The incident took place in Auckland, New Zealand. where the pair are currently on tour with the Top Gear Live show. As photos published by London's Alex Nunez

iMiEV starts renewable energy-powered trial in New Zealand

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Hero or Villain? Kiwi bandit filling "boy racer" exhausts with expanding foam

BRRRAAAAP! It's music to the ears of a subset of car nuts. Noisy exhaust setups are hardly a new phenomenon, but the fashion for mufflers that intentionally buzz as much as possible is a more recent development in the pantheon of annoying things others do. Exasperation with the muffler rap has led a New Zealand vigilante to start terrorizing cars equipped with what he or she describes as "boy-racer exhausts" in a written manifesto sent to the Marlborough E

Greenstage to bring electric competitor to the track

Mitsubishi may be bringing an electric passenger car to the streets of New Zealand but one of their own is building an electric race car for its tracks. Greenstage revealed to the Kiwi public their vision of an all-electric race car at the recently-held Speed Show and it looks pretty sweet. Using the space-frame

MDI's AIRPod coming to New Zealand

Looking like just about every other three-wheeled, joystick-controlled, compressed air-driven car we've ever seen, the AIRPod by MDI will be available to lease in New Zealand soon. MDI has an agreement with IndraNet Technologies to market them in the land of the M?ori and, according to an article in the New Zealand Herald, they could be arrivi

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