2015 BMW R 1200 R revealed

BMW has unveiled the all-new R 1200 R, which features some major changes compared to the motorcycle it replaces.

Moto Guzzi V7 II unveiled

Although the 2015 Moto Guzzi V7 might look pretty much identical to its predecessor, a comprehensive series of technical enhancements means that the new ‘II’ suffix is justified.

Fiat Doblò refreshed for 2015

Fiat has announced a series of styling and technical updates for its Doblò small van.

Volkswagen unveils the Golf Alltrack

This month’s Paris Motor Show will see the debut of Volkswagen’s SUV-inspired Golf Alltrack.

McLaren announces the Asia-only 625C

Do drivers in Asia prefer their supercars with less power and a more comfortable suspension set-up? McLaren clearly reckons that’s the case, because its new 625C has been created especially for the region.

Aprilia Caponord 1200 Rally first view

Aprilia has revealed a new Rally version of the Caponord 1200. An all-terrain tourer, it will be a rival to bikes such as the Triumph Tiger Explorer XC and BMW R 1200 GS Adventure.

Hyundai reveals its all-new H350 van

Over the past few years Hyundai has made a big impression on Europe’s car market. Now, with the imminent arrival of the H350, the Korean manufacturer could soon be doing something similar to the light commercial vehicle segment.

2015 Volkswagen Beetle Classic introduced

Volkswagen has launched the limited edition Beetle Classic in the United States.

Nissan creates the e-NV200 VIP Concept

An electric-powered van might be an unlikely basis for a luxury limousine, but that hasn’t stopped Nissan from transforming its e-NV200 into the VIP Concept.

Citroën C1 Urban Ride concept revealed

This year’s Paris Motor Show will see Citroën displaying its new C1 Urban Ride concept.

Tristar concept previews next Transporter

Beneath its all-terrain styling, extended cab and flatbed body, the Volkswagen Tristar concept offers a glimpse of what the future Transporter T6 could look like.

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Concept-S

While the Outlander PHEV boasts a clever hybrid powertrain, it sure does look dull. Perhaps finally realising this, Mitsubishi has created the Concept-S which is due to debut at next month’s Paris Motor Show.

2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition unveiled

Just a week after the Carbon Edition was announced, GMC has confirmed that another special version of its Sierra 1500 pick-up is due to arrive at dealers soon. This new one is called the Elevation Edition and it features various cosmetic tweaks as well as some extra equipment.

Citroën’s new C4 Cactus Airflow 2L concept

Next month’s Paris Motor Show will see the ultra efficient Citroën C4 Cactus Airflow 2L make its public debut. As the ‘2L’ part of that name suggests, the target was to achieve an average fuel consumption figure of 2.0 l/100km, which equates to 141 mpg.

2015 Ford S-Max revealed

Eight years after the original version was first launched, Ford has unveiled a second-generation S-Max.

2015 Volvo XC90 R-Design first view

Ahead of dealers’ XC90 order books opening in October, Volvo has released some images of the sporty R-Design version.

Louis XIII hotel orders a Rolls-Royce fleet

Guests of the Louis XIII hotel in Macau, which is due to open in 2016, will get to ride in a chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce Phantom. In fact thirty of the cars – all Extended Wheelbase models – have just been ordered by the new Cotai Strip venue.

Transporter 60 Anniversary Pack introduced

Volkswagen is certainly making a concerted effort to celebrate 60 years of Transporter sales in the UK. Following the Sportline 60 special edition, which was unveiled in July, a Transporter 60 Anniversary Pack is now being offered too.

2015 Honda Jazz first view

Honda has announced that the all-new Jazz will be appearing in prototype form at next month’s Paris Motor Show.

2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed launched

Were people clamouring for a slightly faster Bentley Mulsanne? Probably not, but the range-topping Speed version has just been unveiled anyway.

Triumph Thruxton Ace edition unveiled

Just 100 examples of the new Triumph Thruxton Ace special edition are being offered to UK customers.

Top 10: UK vehicle tax disc abolition facts

Paper vehicle tax discs were first introduced in the UK back in 1921. However, from the beginning of next month, there will no longer be a requirement to display one.

2015 Formula One calendar announced

With the addition of Mexico to its schedule, the 2015 Formula One World Championship is set to consist of twenty rounds.

2015 GMC Sierra Carbon Edition launched

GMC is offering three versions of its new Sierra Carbon Edition, all of which are based on the 1500 pick-up.

Vezel renamed HR-V for Europe

Honda has released the first images of its European-spec HR-V in prototype form.

BMW 2 Series Convertible revealed

Almost eleven months after its 2 Series Coupé was launched, BMW has finally unveiled the closely-related 2 Series Convertible.

Honda updates its VFR800X for 2015

Completely revised styling, a retuned engine and several other technical changes mark out the just-revealed 2015 Honda VFR800X Crossrunner.

2015 Jaguar XE first view

Without a doubt the all-new XE is an immensely important model for Jaguar. It has the potential to be the brand’s biggest seller and revenue-earner, but the compact executive segment is a tough market. Indeed, established rivals such as the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Cadillac ATS and Mercedes-Benz C-Class mean the British contender has to be much better than the defunct X-Type which it effectively replaces.

Volkswagen Amarok Dark Label launched

Just 300 examples of Volkswagen’s new Amarok Dark Label will be available in the UK when sales begin later this month.

New Mazda MX-5 has controversial looks

At first glance, the styling of the just-revealed fourth-generation Mazda MX-5 jars. The headlights seem too small, the bonnet profile has a weirdly pronounced kink and bulbous flanks appear to overwhelm the rear wheels.