Another classic, but this time it was the BMW makeover of the boldly British classic cars that got the voter's motors running with 4% of the votes. Less of a tin can, the surprisingly spacious, ultra cool and powerful set of wheels emerged from the BMW factory with their take of the fond favourite.
And memories from the iconic scenes of 'The Italian Job' and the 'Herbie' films certainly didn't do any harm to the mini's street cred either.
Tools designed to ensure computer code in smart cars does not crash has been inspired by hungry penguins.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.