Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint launched

In 1954, the original Giulietta Sprint was launched. Alfa Romeo has realised (seemingly just in time) that this year marks the model’s 60th anniversary, so to celebrate a Sprint trim grade has been added to the current Giulietta range.

Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition launched

Lamborghini has unveiled the Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition. As that name suggests, it has been created to recognise the fact that every road-going Lamborghini car has left the factory equipped with Pirelli tyres.

2015 European COTY nominees

Following an initial vote, the original thirty-four 2015 European Car of the Year candidates have been narrowed down to just seven nominees.

Audi reveals the all-new 2016 Q7

Since its launch in 2005, the original Audi Q7 has done a good job of reinforcing negative SUV stereotypes. Being bloated, not especially handsome and often driven by conceited characters hiding behind aftermarket dark-tint glass did not promote an agreeable image.

BMW unveils a three-cylinder 2 Series Coupé

A new entry-level model is joining the BMW 2 Series Coupé range. Called the 218i, it’s powered by a three-cylinder petrol engine that’s already used in the 2 Series Active Tourer and Mini Cooper Hatch.

Updated 2015 Hyundai i40 unveiled

A bolder hexagonal grille is the revised Hyundai i40’s most distinguishing feature. The rest of the facelift is rather subtle, but it does encompass new front and rear light clusters, some different wheels and a redesigned front bumper that now incorporates LED fog lights.

2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Business Edition

User-chooser company car drivers are the obvious target market for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Business Edition. Based on the existing Distinctive trim grade, the new variant gains £2,000-worth of extra specification but it actually costs slightly less.

Aston Martin Works marks its 60th birthday

Aston Martin Works, the bespoke and historic arm of the company that’s still located in Newport Pagnell, will celebrate its diamond jubilee in 2015.

The Citroën C4 gets a facelift for 2015

With the C4 Cactus and C4 Picasso getting so much attention recently, the ‘normal’ C4 has become rather overlooked. Nevertheless, the five-door hatchback still exists and Citroën is giving it some updates for 2015.

2015 Jeep Renegade UK prices announced

Jeep has confirmed that prices for its new Renegade are going to start from £16,995 in the UK. The small SUV, which arrives at dealers in February 2015, will be offered in a range of five trim grades.

Hyundai launches the sporty i30 Turbo

In a move that should broaden the appeal of its i30, Hyundai has created a new Turbo trim grade. As that name suggests, power comes from a turbocharged 1.6 litre petrol engine which produces a fairly generous 183 bhp (137 kW / 186 PS) with 265 Nm (195 lb/ft) of peak torque.

2015 Mini John Cooper Works Hatch revealed

With a prodigious 227 bhp (170 kW / 231 PS), the new Mini John Cooper Works Hatch boasts more power than saloon car icons such as the Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Cosworth, Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth and original BMW M3.

Return of the Norton Dominator

Norton has announced plans to reintroduce the famous Dominator nameplate to its range.

2015 Hyundai i20 Coupe revealed

While the recently-launched five-door Hyundai i20 is a plain-looking thing, the same criticism can’t be levelled at the new Coupe version.

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupé unveiled

The GLE Coupé is the first new model launched by Mercedes-Benz that adopts the brand’s revised product nomenclature. ‘GL’ means it’s an SUV, ‘E’ denotes a member of the E-Class family and, in this case at least, ‘Coupé’ signifies a low fastback roofline. Put simply, the latest addition to the line-up is a direct rival for BMW’s X6.

Production Ferrari Sergio revealed

Only six examples of the Sergio roadster will be produced by Ferrari, and all have already found a buyer. As that name suggests, this limited edition is intended to honour Sergio Pininfarina, son of the founder of the eponymous Italian carozzeria which has designed so many road-going Ferrari models.

2015 Suzuki Celerio UK specs and prices

With deliveries due to begin next February, Suzuki has confirmed prices and specifications for its new Celerio five-door city car.

M Performance Parts for the 2015 BMW X6

BMW has launched a selection of M Performance Parts for its latest X6 Sports Activity Coupé.

2015 FIA WEC calendar confirmed

Like this year, 2015’s FIA World Endurance Championship is set to consist of eight rounds. However, there will be a couple of significant changes.

James Bond gets a unique Aston Martin

Despite its name, the Aston Martin DB10 isn’t a DB9 replacement. In fact the new model has been specially created for Spectre, the latest James Bond movie.

2015 Formula One calendar revised

In a surprise move, next season will see the return of the Korean Grand Prix. That decision, confirmed at yesterday’s World Motor Sport Council meeting in Doha, takes the number of events on the 2015 Formula One schedule up to 21.

Circuit-only Ferrari FXX K hybrid unveiled

Ferrari is calling the new FXX K a ‘laboratory car’ that has been created solely for research and development purposes. It won’t be road-legal, and nor will the FXX K be eligible for competition use.

Vauxhall Viva / Opel Karl first view

General Motors has revealed the latest member of its European small car range. The Vauxhall version resurrects the Viva nameplate which was last used 35 years ago, while Opel has gone for Karl in honour of the son of the firm’s founder.

2015 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Desert revealed

Suzuki is adding to its V-Strom adventure bike line-up by introducing the 1000 Desert limited edition.

2015 Corvette Z06 European prices revealed

Chevrolet has announced that its European dealers are now accepting orders for the Corvette Z06 Coupe and Convertible.

2015 Suzuki MotoGP replicas launched

To coincide with its return to MotoGP next season, Suzuki has announced a collection of road-going MotoGP replicas based on the marque’s three-strong GSX-R range.

2015 Holden Colorado and Colorado 7

Holden has announced some specification updates for its Colorado pick-up and Colorado 7 SUV.

Honda’s CB125F replaces the CBF125

Despite having a very similar name to its predecessor, the 2015 Honda CB125F is a substantially different motorcycle. Novice riders and those people who simply want an affordable means of transport are still the target market, though.

Chrysler gives the 300 a facelift for 2015

At first glance, the 2015 Chrysler 300 might appear very similar to its predecessor. Look more closely though and a deeper front grille, restyled bumpers and updated light clusters are all evidence of a refresh.

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.