• STIG VERSUS VF
Our Man in White meets the Holden Commodore SS for the very first time. There's lots of smoke, not for the very first time.
• COMMODORE GETS TG TESTED
We put the new Holden VF through its paces, TG-style. And they say we don't do sensible buying advice.
• VF UTE IN GERMANY
We take some real Aussie cultiure to Germany - a $500k Holden VF Ute prototype.
• ALONE RANGER
Death Valley in the BAC Mono, a car with no storage for water or weather protection. Jason Barlow gets sweaty.
• WELL ABANDONED
Across the Wild West, from sunny Las Vegas to snowy Vail in Aston Martin's new Rapide S. No cowboys, some Indians.
• SPY GAMES
We sneak into North Korea in the brightest Hyundai Veloster ever built to tell Kim Jong-un to chill the hell out with all this war stuff.
• WHAT THE F?
Every Jaguar F-Type variant - V6, V6 S and V8 S - tested back-to-back to find the best of breed. Scotland trembles slightly.
• PEUGEOT'S 208 GTi ARRIVES!
Is the new Pug a worthy successor to th emightly 205 of old? 10,000 turns should decide it.
• FASTEST 911 TURBO EVER
Porsche has ripped the covers off its new Ferrari-botherer, and claimed a 0-1000km/h sprint of 3.1s.
• MADE IN CHINA
That might no longer be such a bad thing. Meet the 708kW Icona Vulcano, the fastest thing out of China since Bruce Lee.
• FACE OFF
The new Jeep Cherokee has had an extreme makeover, complete with squinty headlights and some questionable characteristics.
• MASERATI GHIBLI
A new little brother for the Quattroporte will get a V6 diesel and AWD from launch. And it looks... like a small, awkward QP.
• DRIVEN THIS MONTH...
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF AND GTI
RANGE ROVER SPORT
AUDI RS6 AVANT
VOLVO S60 POLESTAR
PEUGEOT 208 GTI
PLANET TOP GEAR
• BOND'S BACK
But only kind of. The story of Land Rover's launch of the Range Rover Sport in New York, complete with Daniel Craig in full Bond mode.
• BUYING A RING
The infamous Nurburgring is for sale, after some interesting commercial decisions by the ownbers. Whip-round?
• BILL MCKINNON
Bill takes the fight to the advertising guns, spilling the beans on the truth behind one of TV's catchiest slogans.
• HAMMOND'S ICONS
Richard finds out why the Honda Integra Type R was such an intense experience. And why it still feels like a proper driver's car in 2013.
• MAY'S PUB GUIDE
DAB radio is powered by witchcraft... James debunks this popular myth with facts and science ina digestible format.
• CARBON CART
Custom shop creates carbon-fibre-infested superfast golf cart. No reason.
• DRUM WHEEL
A steering wheel cover that connects to the stereo, so you can tap out a drum beat
• USA TIME
Watches made by Yanks. Just as accurate in Australia, apparently. And good-looking...