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An external image of Paul Smith's tailor-made Land Rover

Pictures: Sir Paul Smith's unique Land Rover Defender

World-famous designer worked with Midland specialists at JLR to design a one-of-a-kind Defender

Aston Martin unveils growth plans at Geneva motor show

Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer unveiles the DBX Concept at the Geneva motor show
Andy Palmer outlined the firm’s plans at the Geneva motor show, and said growth would come from a crossover vehicle, wider availability of its Lagonda Taraf luxury saloon and a new generation of sportscars

Jensen marque set to hit the road again with all-new GT

Clay model of the proposed Jensen GT
Jensen International Automotive has unveiled its stunning Jensen GT, designed by Jonathan Gould, which it plans to put into production if it gets enough interest

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An external image of Paul Smith's tailor-made Land Rover

Pictures: Sir Paul Smith's unique Land Rover Defender

World-famous designer worked with Midland specialists at JLR to design a one-of-a-kind Defender

Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer unveiles the DBX Concept at the Geneva motor show

Aston Martin unveils growth plans at Geneva motor show

Andy Palmer outlined the firm’s plans at the Geneva motor show, and said growth would come from a crossover vehicle, wider availability of its Lagonda Taraf luxury saloon and a new generation of sportscars

Clay model of the proposed Jensen GT

Jensen marque set to hit the road again with all-new GT

Jensen International Automotive has unveiled its stunning Jensen GT, designed by Jonathan Gould, which it plans to put into production if it gets enough interest

Aston Martin has launched its new DBX Concept car

Aston Martin launches DBX Concept at Geneva Motor Show

Warwickshire manufacturer says it is aiming to redefine the luxury GT segment with this all-electric car

1100s line up at the Heritage Motor Centre - one of nine sites to share in £3m worth of Arts Council England funding

West Midlands museums to share £3m funding boost

Nine sites including Birmingham Museums Trust to share investment which will help museums make the most of development opportunities

New Range Rover Evoque Convertible

Range Rover Evoque Convertible to go into production

Land Rover first showed a convertible concept at the 2012 Geneva motor show and speculation has been mounting in recent months that it was set to go into production

Aston Martin's Lagonda Taraf

Aston Martin to extend availability of Lagonda Taraf beyond Middle East

Now named the Lagonda Taraf, the vehicle will also be available in the UK, Europe and South Africa - but in strictly limited numbers

The Aston Martin Vulcan

£2m Aston Martin Vulcan becomes brand's most expensive supercar

The Gaydon-based luxury car-maker said the Aston Martin Vulcan – a track-only supercar – is its most intense and exhilarating creation to date

Idris Elba reaches Berlin after his epic road trip in a Jaguar XE

Idris Elba completes 750-mile voyage from London to Berlin in a Jaguar XE

The actor, musician and film-maker travelled 750 miles and covered four countries in three days during the voyage

Jaguar Land Rover has announced its line-up of vehicles set to feature in SPECTRE, the 24th James Bond adventure: the Jaguar C-X75, Range Rover Sport SVR and Defender Big Foot

Trio of Jaguar Land Rover vehicles to star in Bond film Spectre

The Jaguar C-X75 supercar, Range Rover Sport SVR and Defender Big Foot will all play a role in the next instalment of the long-running Bond franchise

Jaguar Land Rover's 'Bike Sense' research updated

Jaguar Land Rover's Bike Sense technology will help cyclists and bikers

The car-maker’s Bike Sense research is being conducted as part of a drive to reduce the number of accidents on UK roads, where 19,000 cyclists are killed or injured each year

A 1956 Rover 90

Is the world ready for the Rover's return?

Speculation is rife the once-proud Midland brand could return after its collapse ten years ago. Enda Mullen talks to experts about whether it could ever happen

The new Jaguar sports car will be based on the C-X17 concept car

Jaguar to create 1,300 jobs with new SUV

Lode Lane plant in Solihull will receive largest investment in its 70-year history as manufacturer unveils plans for 'practical five-seat vehicle'

Land Rover created the largest sand drawing ever produced in the UK - a Defender outline measuring 1km across, using a fleet of six Land Rovers at the beach in Red Wharf Bay, Anglesey, where Maurice Wilks first sketched the original Land Rover

Land Rover's Defender could live on after 2015

While 2015 marks the final year the Defender will be made at the Midland car-maker’s Solihull plant, the firm has suggested it could be built elsewhere in the world

Ferrari F40 - named as one of the Top 10 performance cars from the last 25 years by the Performance Car Show

The Performance Car Show at NEC: Top 10 sporty motors of the past 25 years

The Performance Car Show at the NEC is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Show director Ian France reveals his top 10 best motors

Aston Martin DB10 at the launch of the new James Bond film 'Spectre' at Pinewood Studios

Aston Martin and James Bond: Two brands inextricably linked

The Warwickshire car-maker’s role in the long-running Bond franchise dates back to the DB5 driven by Sean Connery in the third Bond film Goldfinger

New compact Jaguar 'could see sales double'

Jaguar Land Rover's high hopes of cracking fleet market with latest models

People enjoying the motoring treasures at The Classic Motor Show, held at the NEC in Birmingham.

£4.5m car auction proves classic stuff

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Car Show saw 65,000 car-lovers head to Birmingham's NEC in an event hailed by organisers as "the best ever".

Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept

Jaguar Land Rover pledges to produce a self-drive car within ten years

Jaguar Land Rover told MPs it plans to build cars which gave motorists the option of driving for themselves or letting the vehicle take over.

New Peugeot 108

Motoring Road Test: Peugeot 108 Allure

The new Peugeot 108 looks sleek and has plenty of kit on board. Edward Stephens takes it for a test drive.

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Moat Farm, Tibberton, Worcestershire

Pictures: 16th century Worcestershire farmhouse with space-age potential

The Spitfire Gallery, Thinktank

First look at Birmingham's new Spitfire Gallery at Thinktank

An external image of Paul Smith's tailor-made Land Rover

Pictures: Sir Paul Smith's unique Land Rover Defender

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