2017 Nissan GT-R prices announced

To go with its model-year upgrades, the 2017 Nissan GT-R is getting a price increase. The entry-level version, for example, will cost £1,945 more than before.

2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo revealed

Like the regular version, the latest Nissan GT-R Nismo is benefiting from some styling updates and a modernised dashboard.

Students build the one-off Škoda Atero coupé

Elongated side windows give the Škoda Atero somewhat unusual proportions, but squint hard enough and they recall the two-door Rapid which first appeared in 1984.

2017 Peugeot 3008 first view

Overly fussy details don't do the new Peugeot 3008's styling any favours. It's as if the designers couldn't stop themselves from adding unnecessary flourishes in the pursuit of a distinctive look.

Suzuki confirms Baleno UK specs and prices

With the Swift, Suzuki already has a supermini contender. So the addition of the Indian-built Baleno to the range might seem like needless duplication.

Volvo 40.1 and 40.2 concept cars revealed

Volvo has announced that a new Compact Modular Architecture will underpin its next-generation '40' series cars. The just-unveiled 40.1 and 40.2 concepts – an SUV and a saloon respectively – offer a glimpse of how two members of the range might look.

Lotus creates the Evora 400 Hethel Edition

In 1966, Lotus founder Colin Chapman decided to relocate his company to a new factory in Hethel, Norfolk. Now, the fiftieth anniversary of that move is being celebrated by a series of special cars.

BMW Italia unveils the i8 Futurism Edition

Although the i8 Futurism Edition isn't officially a BMW Art Car, the end result deserves to be.

Silverado High Desert package launched

Secure storage is the USP of Chevrolet's new High Desert upgrade for the Silverado LT, LTZ, and High Country full-size pick-ups.

The Abarth 595 gets a minor facelift

Redesigned bumpers, new LED daytime running lights, revised alloy wheels and an updated paint selection identify the 2017 Abarth 595.

Mini introduces eight Seven special editions

Consider anybody who buys a Mini Seven to be either a squanderer of cash or a mug. Sure, this limited edition boasts a unique and very tasteful colour scheme, but the premiums being charged are exorbitant.

Notarzt BMW R 1200 RT at RETTmobil 2016

BMW Motorrad has developed a special version of the R 1200 RT for notarzt (emergency doctor) duties. Intended to reduce response times in predominantly urban environments, it's going to debut at this week's RETTmobil 2016 emergency equipment trade show.

Latest Astra Sports Tourer at RETTmobil 2016

An Astra Sports Tourer in Kommandowagen Feuerwehr guise is one of the vehicles that Opel will be displaying at this year's RETTmobil emergency equipment show.

Toyota GT86 Shooting Brake concept revealed

Officially, there are no plans to produce the GT86 Shooting Brake, but doubtless that position could quickly change if reaction to the concept is favourable enough.

European-specification MG GS unveiled

Following its launch in China a year ago, MG's GS crossover has now arrived in Europe.

Fiat confirms UK prices and specs for the Tipo

When UK sales begin in September, the new Fiat Tipo is going to cost from £12,995 to £19,995 without any cost options.

V6-powered Volkswagen Amarok unveiled

After the dieselgate emissions scandal, it's perverse that Volkswagen has decided to replace the Amarok pick-up's 2.0 litre four-cylinder diesel engine with a 3.0 litre V6 unit. Extra displacement is always going to create a perception of more pollution.

The BMW i3 gets a massive range boost

Electric cars are evolving at a swift rate. Indeed, the current pace of change might actually harm sales in the short term: 'range anxiety' could be replaced by 'technology anxiety', meaning people are reluctant to purchase because they're convinced that something much better is about to be launched.

Toyota launches the two-tone 2016 Aygo x-cite

In a world where too many new cars are ordered with boring silver, grey or white paintwork, the latest Aygo x-cite is refreshingly different. An eye-catching Yellow Fizz and Bold Black colour scheme provides a look which is certainly going to stand out in traffic.

BMW’s M4 GTS becomes a DTM Safety Car

Just 700 examples of the sold-out BMW M4 GTS are being built, so anybody who failed to secure one in the ordering rush might be peeved that it's being used as a Safety Car in the 2016 DTM.

2016 Toyota Hilux specifications confirmed

With deliveries due to commence in July, Toyota has announced UK specifications and pricing for its new Hilux pick-up.

Holden Commodore Black Editions launched

Holden's new Commodore Black Edition models mix some cosmetic tweaks with an assortment of extra equipment.

BMW introduces an M2-inspired bicycle

For anybody who owns an M2 Coupé (or wants to pretend that they do), BMW's Cruise M Bike Limited Edition could be the ultimate accessory.

Jeep launches four 75th Anniversary models

Limited editions of the Renegade, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee and Wrangler have been introduced to mark Jeep's 75th birthday. All come with low-gloss bronze-finish wheels, unique exterior trim and special badges.

2016 Ford F-150 Special Service Vehicle

It's available for any government or fleet operator to buy, but Ford reckons that most orders for the new F-150 Special Service Vehicle package will come from law enforcement agencies across North America.

2016 Harley-Davidson Roadster launched

There's a new member of Harley-Davidson's Sportster range. Named the Roadster, it combines various specification upgrades, a 1,202 cc Evolution V-twin engine and blacked-out components.

Aston Martin unveils the Vantage GT8

A quick glance at the Vantage GT8 is enough to realise that this road-going model has been inspired by Aston Martin's racing activities.

Subaru prepares to break its TT Course record

Subaru and Prodrive are reuniting, but their latest collaboration has nothing to do with rallying.

Sir Peter Blake designs a Bentley art car

Bentley and British pop artist Sir Peter Blake have collaborated to create a special Continental GT V8 S Convertible.

2016’s WEC LMP1 Hybrid contenders

Every class in the FIA World Endurance Championship delivers close racing, but it's the LMP1 Hybrid entries that are always going to win outright.