Other roads will also be considered for the new speed once construction is complete, such as the southern section of the Christchurch motorway and the Kapiti expressway.

110km/h speed limits set to hit Waikato Expressway and Tauranga Eastern Link

Drivers can now put pedal to the metal on two of NZ's safest roads.

Northern Corridor Improvements proposal will connect the Hobsonville, Northwestern and Southwestern Motorways.

Auckland's $700m Northern Corridor transport link approved by independent inquiry

It aims to provide an alternative route from South Auckland to the North Shore.

Uber concealed breach of user's data by paying criminals $146k - report

The former CEO reportedly knew about the hack in 2016, but did not say anything about it.

Triple whammy for Wellington trains after string of incidents

It included a fire evacuation that caused multiple disruptions.

Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne-Genter says the road toll is "unacceptably high".

'Turn that trend around' – urgent road safety changes to be put in place ahead of summer holidays

Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne Genter says road toll is "unacceptably high".

Watch: Worst timing ever! Bus blocks view of live streamed US stadium demolition

The Weather Channel's broadcast was rudely interrupted by a bus outside the Georgia Dome.

High road toll spurs urgent meeting after road deaths eclipse total of 2016

Three deaths during the weekend took the toll for the to 329.

Elon Musk says the truck can travel 800 kilometres on a single charge, but it comes at a high cost.

Tesla's Elon Musk unveils latest electric vehicle - a semi-truck

Musk held a VIP-event to introduce the new product.

Further action could be on the cards for Wellington rail staff

While services are back to normal today, the union can still call another strike.

Some parents and principals are calling for more consultation on schedule changes, which will see some school services scrapped.

Parents, principals hit back at Auckland Transport plan to put primary kids on public buses

Mothers of Botany Downs Primary girls say their daughters' safety is at stake.

Tens of thousands of commuters are likely to be affected.

Four potential scenarios released to help end central Wellington's traffic chaos

Dedicated public transport routes, and slower inner-city speed limits could be introduced.

Congestion on Auckland Harbour Bridge after city-bound crash.

Crash delays southbound traffic on State Highway 1 in Auckland

NZTA said the crash is blocking all lanes heading south on the Northern Motorway.

Watch: Lightning strikes commercial jet seconds after take-off in storm conditions

Shortly after a blustery take-off from Amsterdam, the bolt hit.

Among the flight's passengers were Samoa's Prime Minister.

Video: First Samoa Airways flight from Apia touches down at Auckland Airport

Among the flight's passengers were Samoa's Prime Minister.

The truck was removed in the early hours of Friday morning, the trailer will be removed tonight.

Truck that plunged 10m down gorge to be fully removed tonight, closing SH2

The driver was lucky to survive the Karangahake fall with only minor injuries.

Christchurch's newest traffic bridge open to pedestrians today

Bookings are essential to walk over the 27m gateway arches, as there's limited space.

Watch: Plane journey comes to fiery end as engine bursts into flames on tarmac

Passengers waiting to board planes in Seattle recorded the incident yesterday.

The package will include a new highway alongside the southern motorway.

Auckland's Victoria Park tunnel reopens after car fire, but traffic causes delays

The tunnel is part of the main route north from the city.

Watch: Kiwi company turns cycling on the water into reality with incredible new hydrofoil bike

Torpedo7 think they're onto a world-wide winner with the new invention.

The retirement of the workhorse dubbed "The Queen of the Skies" signals the end of an era for air travel.

Watch: United Airlines' last Boeing 747 prepares for final take-off

The retirement of the workhorse dubbed The Queen of the Skies signals the end of an era.

'Acting like animals' - group of elderly walkers bewildered after driver stops Auckland bus for 'unruly' behaviour

The group, aged between 72 and 79 years, ended up getting off when the driver berated them.

Video: Air NZ plane's windscreen smashed after hair-raising flight -'I thought I was going to die'

The flight from Hokitika to Christchurch this afternoon was marked by turbulence and altitude drops.

New Finance Minister Grant Robertson believes congestion constrains productivity in Auckland and a fuel tax will help.

Government floats idea of targeted rates to pay for Auckland developments

Transport Minister Phil Twyford has floated the idea of targeted rates and tolls as ways to pay for Auckland's future infrastructure.

Work and repairs are ongoing on State Highway 1 after numerous landslides and uplift.

Earthquake ravaged SH1 north of Kaikoura to reopen before Christmas, NZTA confirms

The road will reopen on December 15 reconnecting the coastal route between Picton and Christchurch.

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