2015 Shelby GT350 Mustang launched

Beneath the bonnet of the new 2015 Shelby GT350 sits Ford’s most powerful normally-aspirated production engine ever. A 5.2 litre V8, it produces more than 500 horsepower (370 kW) with around 540 Nm (400 lb/ft) of peak torque.

Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 concept unveiled

Chevrolet’s ZR2 badge traditionally stands for enhanced off-road ability, and that’s certainly the case with the latest truck to wear it. The Colorado ZR2, which has been revealed in concept form at the Los Angeles Auto Show, is suitably equipped for rough terrain use.

Lexus debuts the LF-C2 concept

Lexus has unveiled the striking LF-C2 concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

2016 Cadillac ATS-V unveiled

Following the launch of its ATS-V.R race car, Cadillac has revealed the road-going ATS-V. This new variant, which is described as a ‘dual-purpose luxury performer’, is going to be offered in both Sedan and Coupe guises. Obvious rivals include the Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG and BMW M3 / M4.

2016 Mazda CX-3 first view

Mazda has unveiled its all-new CX-3 at the Los Angeles Auto Show. A small crossover, it’s roughly the same length as a Vauxhall / Opel Mokka or Suzuki SX4 S-Cross.

Bentley Grand Convertible concept revealed

There can be no doubt about which rival the Bentley Grand Convertible is targeting. Design elements such as its ornate wooden tonneau cover and contrasting ‘liquid metal’ silver bonnet and windscreen surround clearly mimic the Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé, after all.

Thunderbird Nightstorm Special Edition

Triumph has added the Thunderbird Nightstorm Special Edition to its cruiser bike range.

The Peugeot 2008 DKR gets a new livery

Peugeot has revealed the colour scheme that its 2008 DKR will be wearing at January’s 2015 Dakar Rally. Predominantly blue and white, the new paintjob replaces the carbon finish previously seen.

2015 Triumph Tiger 800 range launched

A totally revamped Triumph Tiger 800 line-up boasts restyled bodywork, an upgraded powertrain and a choice of four different versions.

Mini confirms its 2015 Dakar Rally crews

January’s Dakar Rally could see Mini achieving a fourth consecutive victory in the event. Once again the Countryman-based ALL4 Racing, as prepared by German firm X-raid, will be used for the attempt.

Cadillac ATS-V.R racer revealed

Cadillac has previewed the ATS-V.R Coupe ahead of its competition debut in 2015. Built to comply with GT3 regulations, the new contender will be eligible for numerous championships such as the Blancpain Endurance Series, Pirelli World Challenge and ADAC GT Masters.

Maharaja Phantom Drophead Coupé unveiled

It might seem rather odd that a collection of one-off cars created to commemorate the historic relationship between Rolls-Royce and the Indian Maharajas is going to be available only in Dubai. But that market is where the demand is, so the decision makes commercial sense.

Kawasaki Ninja H2 and H2R prices

Kawasaki is charging a hefty £22,000 in the UK for its new street-legal Ninja H2. That’s a lot of money for a motorcycle, but apparently most of the bikes in the initial batch have already found customers.

Scion iM Concept first view

This month’s Los Angeles Auto Show will see the public debut of Scion’s iM Concept.

Kia Soul EV or Nissan Leaf?

Kia has decided to offer the all-electric Soul EV in the UK. Recognisable by a blanked-off grille and unique 16” alloy wheels, its specification closely matches that of the rival Nissan Leaf.

2015 Kawasaki Ninja 250SL and Z250SL

Following launches across Asia earlier this year, Kawasaki has confirmed that the faired Ninja 250SL and naked Z250SL are coming to Europe.

Aprilia introduces the RSV4 RR

Nowadays top-tier supersport bikes seemingly need to have something in the region of 200 horsepower to be taken seriously. The latest member of that exclusive club is Aprilia’s new RSV4 RR.

2015 Yamaha MT-09 Tracer unveiled

Changing a few things on an existing motorcycle can be enough to create another model which appeals to a very different type of rider. And that’s exactly the strategy used by Yamaha to devise the latest member of its expanding MT family.

2015 Kymco Downtown 350i unveiled

Among the new scooters launched at this year’s EICMA show in Milan is the Downtown 350i from Taiwanese brand Kymco.

2015 Suzuki Jimny launched

Suzuki’s elderly Jimny SUV is still around and it’s getting some extra equipment.

2015 BMW F 800 R announced

BMW is giving its F 800 R a comprehensive update for the 2015 model year.

Street-legal Kawasaki Ninja H2 revealed

Following last month’s debut of the track-only 300 horsepower Kawasaki Ninja H2R, the detuned road-going H2 version has been launched.

Porsche updates the Cayenne GTS for 2015

Porsche’s sporty Cayenne GTS has lost its 4.8 litre V8 engine. The latest version, which will be unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month, is getting a 3.6 litre V6 instead.

200 horsepower for the 2015 Yamaha R1

Yamaha has unveiled its all-new, MotoGP-inspired YZF-R1 at the EICMA show in Milan.

Rocket X Limited Edition marks ten years

Triumph launched its Rocket III a decade ago, so to celebrate the big cruiser’s tenth birthday a special version has been created.

Honda’s RC213V-S road-going MotoGP bike

After much speculation, Honda has unveiled a RC213V-S prototype at the EICMA show in Milan. As that name implies, it’s based on the RC213V which currently competes in MotoGP.

2015 Kawasaki Z300 first view

Kawasaki’s new Z300, which has just been unveiled at the EICMA show in Milan, is basically a naked version of the Ninja 300.

2015 BMW S 1000 XR unveiled

With its upright riding position, wide handlebars, high ground clearance and four-cylinder engine, the BMW S 1000 XR is essentially a cross between the R 1200 GS and S 1000 RR. Such a combination should make the new arrival an appealing all-rounder that’s equally suited to touring or more rapid use.

2015 Camaro Commemorative Edition

Chevrolet has unveiled the 2015 Camaro Commemorative Edition. Available in coupé and convertible guises, it can be based on either the 2LT or 2SS trim grades.

Provisional 2015 TC3 calendar published

Organisers of the new TC3 International Series for touring cars have announced a schedule for 2015. Its inaugural season is going to comprise twelve two-race rounds which will take place in Europe, Asia and South America.