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Paddon tasted victory for the first time since May this morning.

Watch: Kiwi driver Hayden Paddon ends six month drought with stage win at WRC Australia

Paddon tasted victory for the first time since May this morning.

'We don't want robots' - Red Bull boss defends Max Verstappen tantrum

The Dutch driver shoved Force India's Esteban Ocon after the Brazilian GP.

Max Verstappen ordered to do public service by F1 officials after physical confrontation with lapped driver who hit him

The Red Bull driver was seen on television angrily confronting Esteban Ocon after the race and giving him a shove.

Watch: 'What a f***ing idiot' - F1 race leader left seething after getting taken out by lapped driver

Max Verstappen built a healthy lead in Brazil until Esteban Ocon came along.

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Ashleigh and Madeline Stuart will represent New Zealand at the Supernationals in Las Vegas.

'It's hectic' - Kiwi sister duo taking on go-karting's best at Las Vegas Supernationals

Ashleigh and Madeline Stuart will put sibling rivalry aside to compete on the world stage.

Toro Rosso driver Brendon Hartley of New Zealand sits in his car during the first practice session at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Friday, March 23, 2018. The first race of the 2018 seasons is on Sunday. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Vietnam to host F1 round from 2020 with street race announced in Hanoi

The inaugural race will be staged in April 2020 on a 5.565km circuit.

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The 25-year-old is the Kartsport NZ patron, and is aiming to raise money so every club can afford its own coach to mentor the next generation.

No rest for champ Scott McLaughlin as he promotes next gen of motorsport stars

He spent yesterday fronting the Scott McLaughlin Grand Prix at Hampton Downs.

SCOTT MCLAUGHLIN / ALEXANDRE PREMAT (Shell Penske Ford). Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000. 2017 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship Round 11. Mount Panorma, Bathurst NSW 8 October 2017. Photo Clay Cross / photosport.nz

'We never give up' - Scott McLaughlin oozes class as Supercars title race heads to the wire

The Kiwi claimed victory, leading the standings ahead of the season finale.

Jamie Whincup sets pole in qualifying. Supercars V8, ITM Auckland SuperSprint, Pukekohe Raceway,  New Zealand. Sunday, 05 November, 2017. Copyright photo: John Cowpland / www.photosport.nz

Jamie Whincup pips Kiwi duo to take pole at Pukekohe

The 2017 champion will start ahead of Scott McLaughlin and Shane van Gisbergen this afternoon.

Support vehicle and tools stolen from Supercars tent at Auckland Super Sprint

Police are investigating the burglary which took place in Pukekohe overnight.

Scott McLaughlin of DJR Team Penske during the Coateshire Newcastle 500,  at the , Newcastle, New South Wales, November 24, 2017. Copyright photo: Clay Cross / www.photosport.nz

Scott McLaughlin grabs pole for Pukekohe Supercars, Shane van Gisbergen second

The Kiwi duo will battle it out from the front of the grid in today's race.

Shane van Gisbergen, Red Bull Holden Racing Australia.
ITM Auckland Supersprint V8 Supercars. Pukekohe Park Raceway, Auckland, New Zealand. 04 November 2017. © Copyright Image: Marc Shannon / www.photosport.nz.

Kiwi driver Shane van Gisbergen skids into tyres during Supercars practice

Van Gisbergen sent his Commodore into the tyre wall as wet weather descended at Pukekohe Park.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - NOVEMBER 02: Scott McLaughlin drives the #17 Shell V-Power Racing Team Ford Falcon FGX crashes during Supercars Auckland SuperSprint on November 2, 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images)

Kiwi driver Scott McLaughlin crashes into wall in Pukekohe practice

The 25-year-old looked shaken after an uncharacteristic error at his home circuit today.

Scott McLaughlin.
ITM Auckland SuperSprint V8 Supercars practice day. Pukekohe Park Raceway, Auckland, New Zealand. Friday 2 November 2018. © Copyright Image: Andrew Cornaga / www.photosport.nz.

Kiwi driver Scott McLaughlin fastest in Supercars practice at Pukekohe

McLaughlin was quickest at his home circuit, charting 1 minute and 3.1150 seconds on the track.

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Five time national champion Jacob Cranston is moving up to the Toyota 86 series.

'Still a lot to learn' - Meet the 17-year old looking to become the next Kiwi motorsport star

After five national karting titles, Jacob Cranston is taking the next step in his career.

Shane van Gisbergen, Red Bull Holden Racing Australia.
ITM Auckland Supersprint V8 Supercars. Pukekohe Park Raceway, Auckland, New Zealand. 04 November 2017. © Copyright Image: Marc Shannon / www.photosport.nz.

'Minimise your bad days' - Shane van Gisbergen says mistakes will decide Supercars title

SVG and compatriot Scott McLaughlin are vying for the 2018 crown.

Toro Rosso driver Brendon Hartley of New Zealand sits in his car during the first practice session at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Friday, March 23, 2018. The first race of the 2018 seasons is on Sunday. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Brendon Hartley qualifies 14th for Mexican Grand Prix

The Kiwi is one place ahead of teammate Pierre Gasly in his bid to save his F1 career.

Hartley was confirmed to drive for Toro Rosso in next season's championship.

Brendon Hartley clocks sixth-fastest time in second F1 practice for Mexican GP

The 28-year-old was on the course for 35 laps before heading back to the pits.

'We're starting from scratch' - Kiwi shootout to decide Supercars title

Scott McLaughlin and Shane Van Gisbergen will battle for the 2018 crown.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 22:  race winner Scott McLaughlin driver of the #17 Shell V-Power Racing Team Ford Falcon FGX celebrates on the podium during race 1 for the Supercars Australian Grand Prix round at Albert Park on March 22, 2018 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images)

Scott McLaughlin qualifies in pole position for Gold Coast Supercars

The Kiwi will start at the front of the grid in this afternoon's race.

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The Mt Wellington kart track has brought families together for generations, and helped put youngsters on the path to greatness.

Auckland go kart track where Kiwi IndyCar champ Scott Dixon learnt his trade closing down

The Mt Wellington kart track was also home to Scott McLaughlin and SVG.

Hayden Paddon remains steady in seventh heading into final day of Rally GB

Paddon is 45 seconds behind rally leader Sebastien Ogier heading into the final leg.

Toro Rosso driver Brendon Hartley of New Zealand sits in his car during the first practice session at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Friday, March 23, 2018. The first race of the 2018 seasons is on Sunday. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Brendon Hartley grabs career best qualifying position, will start sixth on grid at today's Japanese GP

The Kiwi driver qualified one place ahead of teammate Pierre Gasly for this afternoon's race.

Kiwi Supercars legend Greg Murphy backing a New Zealander to win Bathurst – ‘it’s overdue’

The four-time Mt Panorama champ says the combo of Van Gisbergen and Bamber can get the job done.

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Brock is named after racing royalty, and on the eve of Bathurst, is moving into the competitive Toyota 86 series.

Kiwi teenager with a need for speed racing up the motorsport ladder

Brock Gilchrist started with a quad bike at three and never looked back.

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Kiwi driver Mitch Evans said there could be some "good news" coming in the next few months.

Exclusive: Auckland edging closer to hosting Formula E championship - as early as next year

Kiwi driver Mitch Evans said there could be some ‘good news’ very soon.

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The Kiwi driver notched up the milestone at Sonoma Raceway in California.

Four-time IndyCar champ in awe of former teammate Scott Dixon's dominance

Dario Franchitti likened Dixon to a chameleon with how adaptable the Kiwi has been in his career.

'It's been a while!' Hayden Paddon claims seventh career podium finish at Rally Turkey

The Kiwi rally driver had a clean run on the final day to finish strong in his fifth race of the season.

Kiwi Scott Dixon wins fifth IndyCar title with perfect final race at Sonoma

Dixon is second only to AJ Foyt on the all time championship winners list with today's victory.

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