Radically different from its predecessor, the all-new WRX delivers a more discreet and practical high-performance package.
Something of a wolf in sheep's clothing, the 9-3 Aero exploits an age-old Saab tradition.
Big and bluff, the all-American Nitro is not quite as much fun as it looks.
An American-engined Australian car with a British badge, the VXR8 has a powerful tale to tell.
Packed with technology and performance, BMW's range-topping X3 defines the Sports in Sports Utility.
More of a facelift than a fundamental redesign, the new Focus has nonetheless acquired new-found character and gravitas.
Trimmed, tamed and tuned for tarmac, the 599 GTB is as close to a Formula One car as any production model is likely to get.
Difficult to pigeon-hole, the new Mazda CX-7 could be almost anything you want it to be.
Billed as SEAT's first all-road car, the new Altea Freetrack 4 should be viewed by its rivals as formidable opposition.
Taking over from one of Europe's best-selling D-segment cars, the New Laguna proves itself a worthy successor.