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Introducing the BMW Zagato Roadster

Barely three months since the BMW Zagato Coupé was shown at Italy’s Villa d’Este Concours d’elegance, BMW and Zagato have created another variant based on the same chassis for the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

BMW Zagato Coupé revealed at Villa d’Este

BMW and Zagato have collaborated on a stylish new coupé which will premiere at this year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. Although purely a one-off, the last car Zagato created for Villa d’Este was the Aston Martin V12 Zagato, which enters production later this year.

Gucci, Armani and…now Lotus

February 2011 will mark the launch of new luxury lifestyle brand, Lotus Originals. Inspired by the Lotus DNA of innovation and design excellence, the debut collection is a range of performance outerwear, refined, luxury knitwear and leather goods that reflect the craftsmanship, heritage and spirit of Lotus. Lotus Originals will be exclusively available from the Lotus website (www.lotusoriginals.com) from February.

Land Rover announces the Defender X-Tech

As the current iteration of Land Rover’s venerable Defender reaches its twilight years, the Gaydon manufacturer launches the X-Tech Edition to show that there’s still plenty of life left in the old stager. The Defender X-Tech offers raw and edgy style, with the class-leading all-terrain capability you would expect of this motoring icon.