While they don't look like the nippiest of vehicles and are usually reserved for farmers, people who shoot ducks and the upper classes (who have to drive down giant hilly driveways), Land Rovers have the distinction of being a successful getaway vehicle.
On August 6 1963 the Great Train Robbery was underfoot and what did they transport the 40 million worth of cash out of the train to?
You guessed it, but there are plenty more unlikely ones on our list...
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.
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