Due in March for a reported £150,000, the Rapide is set to live up to its sporty name thanks to the 470bhp drive. But with a top of the line Porsche Panamera coming in at under £100k, the new Aston seems a trifle rich.
Still, it's the ultimate vehicle for the elder statesmen who doesn't have the hips to be fitting into something truly sporty. Throw in the fact the luxury four-door is based around the mighty DB9, and you've got something truly classy from a struggling brand that needs a shot in the arm.
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.