Stacked with technology, the latest Subaru Outback is the first to be created from the ground up, rather than as a spin-off from the Legacy.
At a time when the world's motor industry is undergoing fundamental change here comes a V8 Holden Commodore.
From the outside Peugeot's new 308 station wagon looks conservative - but underneath its skin there's a vehicle that is impressively interesting.
When you drive a car as noticeable and muscular as the Bentley Continental GT V8 S you start to realise you have certain responsibilities.
New ZR version of Toyota's facelifted Yaris range can be purchased in a bright colour that doesn't quite match its performance potential.
One of the outstanding new vehicles of the year is also one of the smallest - the stroppy little Audi S1 hatch.
BMW's i8 is a supercar, but not as we'd usually know it, using a hybrid powertrain so that it's both blisteringly fast and ridiculously frugal.
It took 55 years, but the first proper five-door, family-friendly Mini has finally arrived.
BMW says its new petrol-electric i8 coupe has superpowers that other sports cars don't yet possess.
Lexus' new compact luxury SUV fulfills its brief almost perfectly.
Modest in performance, but big in delivery - that's the entry S model in the latest Honda Jazz lineup.
You can tell exactly what car Peugeot's new C-segment range is aimed at.
It has the looks of a little SUV but there's no way anyone with any brains would go cross country driving in this VW.
Wellington journo Tom Hunt jumps at the chance to test-drive a Lamborghini. And lives to tell the tale.
Skoda's Corolla-sized Spaceback embodies all that has made the company an industry leader, when just a few years ago it was a laughing stock.
Our own Dave Moore has been in LA testing what he believes is the least American Mustang ever made and finds it is better than expected.
Mazda3's sporting SP22 diesel is hot-hatch grunt combined with city car consumption and high comfort levels.