This week's Autocar magazine is led off by the the full inside story on the new BMW 5-series, which is expected to take advantage of new technology to radically lower emissions and up its technology levels, including being sold with a semi-autonomous driving option.
The Nissan IDx concepts and Yamaha Motiv city car, designed by Gordon Murray, steal the headlines in Japan, with Autocar magazine exclusively outlining potential different bodystyles - including a baby sports car - for the Murray. Two Hondas also captured the imagination: the Honda S660 baby sports car, and the Honda Vezel baby SUV.
The LA motor show round-up includes news of even faster Jaguar F-type coupé derivatives to come, plus the full lowdown on the new Subaru WRX, Porsche Macan and Mini. We also have the lowdown on the new Ford Edge, a large SUV destined for sale in Europe.