2016 BMW M5 Competition Edition launched

Only 200 examples of the M5 Competition Edition are going to be built, so it’s set to be a very rare sight.

The unique Bentayga Fly Fishing by Mulliner

Fly fishing usually involves lots of gear, which can end up getting wet, dirty and smelly. It's probably not the kind of cargo that a Bentley Bentayga owner would want to carry around in their vehicle without taking certain precautions.

BMW 1 Series Sedan introduced in China

Hatchbacks aren't very popular in China, so BMW has created a saloon version of the 1 Series especially for that market.

2017 Renault Mégane Grand Coupé first view

It remains to be seen what impact the current political unrest in Turkey will have on the country's motor industry. If there's disruption, the new Mégane Grand Coupé – which is being built at the Oyak-Renault plant in Bursa – is one model that could be affected.

Special Ford 'Ole Yeller' Mustang unveiled

Ford has created its ninth unique aviation-themed Mustang. This latest iteration is a tribute to a North American P-51D Mustang named 'Ole Yeller', which has been a regular sight at air shows and the Reno National Championship Air Races for many years.

Mercedes-Benz Style Edition Garia Golf Car

Golf carts exist because some people are too lazy to walk a course's eighteen holes. Quite a few of them probably drive a Mercedes-Benz, so it seems appropriate that their favourite car brand has collaborated with Garia to develop a vehicle for the fairways.

Lotus fans have voted for their favourite livery

Gulf Oil racing colours have never really been associated with Lotus, but that hasn't prevented the pale blue and orange scheme from winning a recent online poll that canvassed the marque's followers. In fact, it attracted almost a quarter of all votes cast, comfortably beating the second-placed JPS-inspired black and gold design.

Toyota Yaris Orange Edition revealed

Too often manufacturers go down the hackneyed route of producing black-themed special models when a few extra sales are needed. So kudos to Toyota for deciding to introduce the Yaris Orange Edition instead.

2016 Kymco People GT 300i ABS unveiled

Kymco's UK dealers will soon have another scooter to sell. The People GT 300i ABS, which arrives next month, is being aimed primarily at commuters.

Top 10: UK car sales Q2 2016

June saw 2,051 fewer new cars registered in the UK compared to the same month last year. Sensibly, that reduction is being described as 'market stabilisation' by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Isuzu introduces the D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35

Isuzu's latest pick-up should be ideal for anybody planning (or, probably more accurately, fantasising about) a trip across frozen tundra.

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Night unveiled

Only thirty examples of the new Grand Cherokee SRT Night are being offered in the UK, making it a proper limited edition. There aren't many exclusive features, though.

2017 BMW F series GS models unveiled

BMW Motorrad has announced some updates for its F 700 GS, F 800 GS and F 800 GS Adventure enduro bikes.

Hyundai Santa Fe Team Wiggins Edition

Hyundai is capitalising on its deal to supply Sir Bradley Wiggins' cycling team with support vehicles by launching a special Santa Fe.

Piaggio and (RED) create a fund-raising Vespa

(RED) is an organisation that tackles AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria through contributions to The Global Fund. Income is generated by selling (RED)-branded products, which are developed with partner companies. Piaggio Group, as the latest such collaborator, has just launched a special scooter.

Renault Alaskan pick-up launched

Following the Alaskan Concept's appearance last September, Renault has revealed the production version of its new one-tonne truck.

Nissan introduces the Note Black Edition

With the offbeat Juke, electric Leaf and popular Qashqai receiving plenty of attention, the more conventional Note can get overlooked as a member of Nissan's current range. So, to help raise the hatchback's profile, the unimaginatively-named Black Edition has been announced.

Fiat 500 Riva launched

Riva speedboats are noted for their elegance and sophistication. They're very attractive qualities to exude so, spotting a marketing opportunity, Fiat has teamed up with the nautical brand to create a special edition.

A special edition marks Ford’s Le Mans win

As its name makes clear, the new Ford GT '66 Heritage Edition commemorates the company's outright victory in the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans, rather than the GTE Pro class win in this year's race.

2017 Mercedes-AMG GT R revealed

According to Mercedes-AMG, the GT R “combines the driving dynamics of our AMG GT3 racing car with the everyday practicality of the AMG GT.” That's a bold claim for this new arrival, which will become a third road-going member of the range alongside the entry-level GT and the GT S.

McLaren 570S Sprint first view

McLaren's 570S Sprint has been unveiled at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Production of this new model – which is intended for circuit use only – will begin next year.

Euro 6 Fiat Ducato announced

While it's not especially remarkable that the Ducato van's diesel engines are now compliant with Euro 6 emissions standards, the way in which Fiat has gone about reducing exhaust pollutants is rather interesting.

Top 10: Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato facts

Aston Martin's latest road car is the Vanquish Zagato. Named after the Italian carrozzerie that helped to design it, wealthy collectors will be the majority of customers.

UK prices for the Fiat Fullback announced

Mitsubishi dealers aren't going to be very happy about the Fiat Fullback's arrival, because it's virtually identical to the L200 Series 5 pick-up that they already sell.

Mopar '16 Ram Rebel limited edition launched

Just 500 examples of the '16 Ram Rebel are going to be built for sale across Canada and the United States. Based on the existing 1500 Rebel Crew Cab 4x4 full-size pick-up, it features numerous Mopar custom parts.

Unique Jeep Renegade Hell’s Revenge revealed

Jeep, Harley-Davidson and Garage Italia Customs have collaborated to create the one-off Renegade Hell's Revenge show car.

Abarth 124 Spider or Mazda MX-5?

Having already compared the Fiat 124 Spider and 1.5 litre Mazda MX-5 on performance, specification and price, it's now time to examine the more powerful Abarth 124 Spider and 2.0 litre Mazda MX-5.

2017 BTCC calender announced

We're not even halfway through the 2016 season, but series organiser TOCA has already revealed the schedule for next year's British Touring Car Championship.

Nissan is developing a bio-ethanol fuel cell

Hydrogen fuel cells are seen by many as an ideal replacement for internal combustion engines. However, the technology has some big hurdles to overcome, not least how to produce pure hydrogen on a cost-effective basis and then distribute it via a refuelling infrastructure.

BrandZ 2016 names its top ten car brands

As far as the car category is concerned, there are a couple of telling developments in this year's WPP / Millward Brown BrandZ™ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands survey.