Vauxhall is axing its mighty Aussie-based Monaro after just two years. The move is the result of fellow GM company Holden halting production of the super-saloon Down Under. Supply of Vauxhall versions will stop next spring.
Could this be the ultimate in practicality and performance? Spotted on test in Japan, it's Mitsubishi's soon-to-be-launched Evolution IX Estate - and Auto Express's spy photographers got the first-ever pictures.