Winter tyres are a good way to ensure you can drive safely in the cold conditions, even if the promised snow never arrives.
If you're planning to hit the road for leisure in the coming months, it would be worth having a car that can face the conditions. Here are some sub-GBP10,000 used cars that are up to the task.
There are plenty of facts revolving around supercars - here are some you may not know.
The Cupra Ateca isn't being billed as a SEAT. Instead, the sporty compact SUV is the first model from the new subsidiary brand Cupra under which the Spanish maker plans to sell its high-performance offerings.
Mercedes has unveiled its new B-Class on the Spanish island of Mallorca. It's a lot different from its predecessor, with a more dynamic appearance, more agile handling and more comfort.
The second Retro Classics Cologne vintage car fair has been luring visitors to the western German city. Following last year's brilliant premiere, Retro Classics has been showing it has what it takes to become a regular fixture for car fans.
The VW Sharan is something of a dinosaur among modern-era automobiles. Hardly anyone else buys a minivan today, turning instead to SUVs. Outside, the Sharan is as big as a midsize car. Inside, it has almost as much space as a VW bus.
The new Peugeot 508 SW is set to bridge the gap between high-price executive estates and more ordinary offerings.
The new mid-range French car combines strikingly elegant design with sportiness and high safety. Our test car is powered by a two-liter diesel engine, which of course meets the latest emissions standard.
Klaus Niedzwiedz travels to the German North Sea island of Sylt. The roads there offer beautiful views of the sea - perfect conditions to enjoy the Targa 4S with the top down. Our test car is a particularly exclusive edition.
Ford has unveiled the fourth generation of its bread-and-butter compact, the Focus. We test its wagon version - the Turnier - in ST-Line trim with the most powerful 134-kilowatt gasoline engine. It has a top speed of 220 kilometers per hour.
Forty percent of Germans vacation by car. But with all that luggage, it's important to know the safe way to load your vehicle. You can also save time and frustration by planning things right.
Motorcycles have a long tradition at DKW. Back in 1919, the company from Zschopau, in eastern Germany, built the first auxiliary motor for two-wheelers. The Super Sport 600 is DKW's crowning achivement on two wheels.
An estate car is one of the more practical motoring purchases you can make. Here are some of the best estates you can buy on the used market.
The LA Motor Show is this week, and there are many cars that will be showcased; here are some of the best.
Having the correct driving position is a key part of driving safely, here are some tips on how to find the right position for you.
When the weather becomes cold, the roads become treacherous. Here are some tips to stay safe on snowy, icy roads.
Audi's new A1 Sportback is on sale in the UK - here's a look at the new supermini.
Pizza delivering can be important work - here are the best cars for the job.
Cupra plans to use its latest creation - the eRacer - in the E-TCR Series, the first all-electric touring car series that's due to debut in 2020. We take a look at the car that could lead the charge into the electric era in car racing.
The second generation Q3 has a more mature look about it - and it's bigger too: overall its 10 cm longer, providing more interior space. And the Q3 is highly versatile, with a rear seat bench and cargo space that adjust in multiple ways.
The Civic Type R has been dubbed one of the best-driving hot hatches around. Powered by a 4-cylinder, turbocharged engine packing 235 kW of power, it's not only a dream on the racetrack. The new Type R is also good for everyday use.
Stelvio is the first SUV from Alfa Romeo, named after Italy's highest mountain pass. It's Alfa Romeo's contribution to the SUV craze - and a late one at that. The Stelvio is powered by a choice of three diesels or two gasoline engines.
Hybrids are ever-more common on UK forecourts - but is a hybrid car right for you?
Used executive cars can be bought for a good deal less than they were worth when new. Here are five of the best executive cars that can be yours for less than GBP10,000.
You may have heard talk about smart motorways - but what exactly do you have to look out for and do on them?
A system under test advises drivers of the speed to do between junctions to reach each traffic light when it is green.
Ten police forces combined for Operation Tutelage. The operation saw uninsured drivers targeted, and arrests for other offences including drug-driving.
The Aston Martin DBX SUV has embarked on a testing programme which will see it put to its performance limits while ensuring it functions as an off-roader.
Pick-up trucks can be particularly viable as company cars - see if a pick-up would be right for you in this video.
All cars have to wear front number plates, but not all wear them as well - here are some cars whose styling suffers for wearing a number plate.
Jaguar has celebrated 70 years of sports car production by building a rally car out of its F-Type convertible.
Cleaning a car properly can be complex - the windows are no exception. Here's a look at the best way to give yours a lasting shine.
The diesel engine has been through something of a PR nightmare in recent years, but it is still a valid choice for many motorists - in this video, we see if diesel suits you.
At 4.6 m in length, KIA's station wagon variant of the Ceed provides plenty of cargo space. Even with the rear seats up, the trunk has a volume of 625 liters - a lot for the class. And that jumps to 1,700 if you lower them. Wir testen den 1.6 Lite...
PSA's new SUV is aimed at the luxury end of the sector in Europe. With a novel interior and interesting light design, the DS 7 Crossback is striking out into new territory for the French automotive group. Is this first DS to genuinely deserve the ...
VW's new T-Cross recently celebrated a world premiere on three continents. Based on the Polo, the mini-SUV joins the T-Roc, Tiguan and Touareg to complete the brand's line-up in the segment. The latest addition to the family is small but cool. And...
SEAT's factory in the Spanish town of Martorell has been pushing cutting-edge manufacturing for over 20 years now. Drive It! took a trip to the facility, where 7,000 assembly line technicians put together around 2,000 cars a day.
There are plenty of car clubs the world over - here are some of the most over-the-top and exciting.
The boot is important to any motorist who needs a practical car. Here are the cars which lead their class on boot space.
It can be easy yet costly to park illegally - here are some ways to avoid parking fines.
In the 1950s, the Opel Kapitan offered executive-class comfort at an affordable price. That was Opel's recipe for success, and it secured the Kapitan 3rd place among Germany's new car registrations - after the Opel Olympia Rekord, and the VW Beetle.
The VW Crafter has become a common sight among the many commercial vehicles on European roads in recent years. Now, an all-electric variant is here: the e-Crafter. Its electric motor puts out 100 kilowatts. VW claims a range of 173 kilometers for ...
With Halloween approaching, take a look at the cars that could give you a fright on the big night.