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Beyond the limits

Peter King explores whether varying speed limits will help to make our roads safer.

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A Licence to Thrive

We investigate a new mentoring programme that is getting results in helping young drivers get their licence.

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Blast from the past

Donovan Edwards dips into the world of privately-owned car museums, including the Packard and Pioneer Museum in Whangarei.

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Ticket to Ride

Donavan Edwards explains how to take your vehicle overseas with a carnet de passage.


Big Dreams

Ben Johnson is obsessed with American classic cars. He tells us about his ever-expanding collection.

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Powered Up

Electric cars are well and truly here to stay - but just how practical are they? The AA's motoring experts put three to the test.


A Rare Treat

Donovan Edwards visits Hans Compter, who has around 150 vintage cars in his collection - including one which was once owned by Eva Peron.


After the Crash

On May 12, a momentary lapse on the road led to the death of three American students. Dylan Thomsen talks to some of those affected by the crash.


Wheel Love

In every issue of AA Directions we feature someone with a unique, interesting or much-loved car. Here are their stories.


Audis on Ice

Andrew Bayliss loses control at the Audi Ice Experience, where staying within the lines proves to be more difficult than it looks.

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