The Melbourne International Motor Show opens today and some outstanding highlights are promised - Ford Australia will unveil a production prototype of its all-new vehicle line, Nissan will preview the Nismo 350Z body kit and new offerings form Renault, Saab, Land Rover and Subaru, plus exotics from Ferrari, Lamborghini and Maserati are among the 38 new models from 23 manufacturers and importers on show.

Stay tuned to throughout the show for updates, images and gems from the Melbourne show, plus news on the latest from another big automotive event - the Geneva Motor Show.

The following links lead to our stories and pictures on these automobiles. Please note that the stories are being posted and updated across the period of the Melbourne Show and if a story is not yet available, please check back later.