Forget yoga, meditation or hypnosis - when it comes to relaxing and chilling out, few cars can beat a drive in Mercedes' new CLK500 Cabriolet. Simply drop the top on a sunny day, and your blood pressure will tumble as the miles roll by.
Over the decades, Audi has invested more in technical innovation than most car makers. The firm's quattro four-wheel-drive system was groundbreaking, and it also pioneered aluminium construction techniques.
If there is one model that has kept Citroen's ageing Saxo alive for nearly seven years, it's the VTR. While the hair-raising VTS supermini was the version performance fans craved, the cheaper VTR attracted more buyers.
It's not every day that two brand new off-roaders turn up at the same time. So is it a coincidence? No. Porsche's Cayenne and Volkswagen's Touareg are brothers - built on the same platform with many shared parts.