Welcome to the Autocar Lunchbox, a one-stop shop for the sandwich-munching web surfer; a digest of the motoring week's best bits for those with only a few minutes to spare.
Story of the week
There's only one candidate here for the week's biggest news. The Ford GT made a stunning comeback at the Detroit motor show on Monday as a 600bhp+ Ferrari fighter. It will go on sale by the end of the next year complete with a twin-turbo V6 engine, a hi-tech carbonfibre tub and bodywork, and race car-style suspension. The year is only a couple of weeks old, but we may already have the star car of 2015.
Picture of the week
If you were looking for crazy concepts at the Detroit motor show this week, you'd visited the wrong continent. For the real oddball stuff was at the Tokyo Auto Salon more than 6000 miles away. The real head turner was ludicrous/brilliant Esqueleto Style Copen Wagon, a breadvan version of the Daihatsu Copen. Us neither...
Bugatti Veyron maxxed on the Autobahn
We’d all love to drive our Bugatti Veyrons (ahem) as fast as we can up the M1, but speed limits get in the way of that. You could always drive to Germany, of course, and take advantage of their more progressive attitudes to speed limits. To whet your appetite, we did just that, and took a Veyron to its maximum one night in Germany. Strap yourself in and watch how we got on in the video below.