Cars Shows

Pit Crews

Pit Crews

Jack up a car, change four tires, fill the gas tank, check the oil, wipe the windows and get back on the road. Oh yes, and you've got 17 seconds to do that or you're fired. Who could handle a job like that?
12 Episodes
TVFMedia
Graveyard Carz

Graveyard Carz

Join Mark Worman and his crew of manic mechanics, as they fight to restore some of the rarest and most valuable muscle cars ever to grace American asphalt.
6 Episodes
ViaVision
HyperDrive

HyperDrive

BBC presenter and trained engineer Jack Stewart sorts solar planes from magnetic trains, offering you a guide to the vehicles and transport technologies of tomorrow.
6 Episodes
BBCFuture
Russia On Four Wheels

Russia On Four Wheels

Justin Rowlatt and Anita Rani set off across Russia on two massive road-trips across the world's biggest, and one it's most enigmatic, countries.
2 Episodes
BBC
Horizon

Horizon

Horizon tells amazing science stories, unravels mysteries and reveals worlds you've never seen before.
1 Episode
BBC
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
1 Episode
VPRO
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
1 Episode
BBCFuture

Cars Episodes

The Pope and his cars

The Pope and his cars

Pope Francis will be driven in a Skoda Rapid when he arrives in Dublin on August 25 - it will be the latest in a long line of interactions between the pope and cars.
1min
PressAssociation
Five best SUVs to buy on a 68 plate

Five best SUVs to buy on a 68 plate

The ever-popular SUVs show no signs of slowing down in the sales department - here's a look at the five best new examples on the market.
1min
PressAssociation
Best new electric and hybrid cars to buy on a 68 plate

Best new electric and hybrid cars to buy on a 68 plate

Here are five of the best electrified cars to buy when the new 68 plates arrive in September.
1min
PressAssociation
The newly updated Skoda Fabia

The newly updated Skoda Fabia

The new Skoda Fabia features clever technology both inside and outside the car.
1min
PressAssociation
Five best new performance cars to buy on a 68 plate

Five best new performance cars to buy on a 68 plate

There are plenty of exciting new performance cars on the market - here are five of the best you can buy with a new 68 plate come September.
1min
PressAssociation
Five best hatchbacks to buy on a 68 plate

Five best hatchbacks to buy on a 68 plate

With the new '68' number plates set to be introduced in September, here's a look at some of the best new hatchbacks you can buy.
1min
PressAssociation
How to get the best from your tyres

How to get the best from your tyres

Tyres are one of the more expensive expendables on a car - here's some ways to make them last longer, and get the best from them.
2mins
PressAssociation
A 'tail' of cars named after cats

A 'tail' of cars named after cats

Cats have often been a source of inspiration for car manufacturers - here are five examples, to celebrate International Cat Day!
2mins
PressAssociation
Audi's concept SUV: Cameras for wingmirrors one of many new features

Audi's concept SUV: Cameras for wingmirrors one of many new features

Audi has offered a fresh glimpse of the technology inside and outside of its all-electric e-tron concept sport utility vehicle.
1min
PressAssociation
Different ways to charge an electric car

Different ways to charge an electric car

Charging a car is as simple as plugging it in - but there are different types of plugs and varying charging speeds to go along with them. Here's a look at the different ways to charge your car.
1min
PressAssociation
10 of the best crossover vehicles

10 of the best crossover vehicles

Here are 10 of the best crossover vehicles on the market today.
2mins
PressAssociation
How to get the best deal on a hire car this summer

How to get the best deal on a hire car this summer

Are you getting ready for a holiday? If so, this guide to saving cash on your hire car could be useful.
2mins
PressAssociation
Red Bull goes on US F1 road trip

Red Bull goes on US F1 road trip

Since the Formula One circus is on a summer break, Red Bull has been busy visiting iconic US locations with Daniel Ricciardo and its 2011 championship-winning car.
2mins
PressAssociation
Five best cars of the 2000s

Five best cars of the 2000s

The 2000s saw many great cars launched across the world - here are five of the best from the decade known as the Noughties.
2mins
PressAssociation
BMW updates i8, adds Roadster to its line-up

BMW updates i8, adds Roadster to its line-up

BMW's i8 has been revised for 2018 - here's a look at what's new.
1min
PressAssociation
A look at Aston Martin's new DBS Superleggera

A look at Aston Martin's new DBS Superleggera

Aston Martin's new DBS Superleggera is turning heads with its aggressive looks - here are some details on the new supercar from the British marque.
1min
PressAssociation
Allrounder: Subaru Outback

Allrounder: Subaru Outback

The Outback is a classic crossover. Subaru's flagship combines the strengths of a station wagon with those of an SUV. And that fusion of the best of two automotive worlds is not just limited to its appearance.
5mins
DeutscheWelle
Legend: 2018 Mille Miglia

Legend: 2018 Mille Miglia

Every May, the Italian city of Brescia goes car-crazy, as hundreds of vintage models gather for the Mille Miglia. The original rally (1927-1957) featured the latest racing cars. Today, the event is more about faultless navigation and precise driving.
8mins
DeutscheWelle
Revolution: Ford Fiesta ST

Revolution: Ford Fiesta ST

Ford rolls out the latest edition of the sportiest Fiesta: the ST. There's been a minor revolution under the hood, with the preceding model's 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine being replaced by a 1.5-liter three-cylinder unit with cylinder deactivation.
6mins
DeutscheWelle
Update: BMW X4

Update: BMW X4

Less than four years after its launch, BMW presents the updated X4. That entails the new edition now sharing its platform with the latest X3. Of the two models, the X4 looks longer, brawnier and more distinctive.
5mins
DeutscheWelle
Harley Davidson to launch first electric motorbike

Harley Davidson to launch first electric motorbike

Legendary bike maker Harley Davidson has unveiled plans to launch an electric motorcycle next year, along with a host of radical new models.
1min
PressAssociation
A look at Kia's new Ceed

A look at Kia's new Ceed

Kia's third generation Ceed hits forecourts in August - here are some details on the upcoming hatchback.
1min
PressAssociation
How fast can you drive in Europe?

How fast can you drive in Europe?

How fast can you drive in Europe?
2mins
PressAssociation
Greatest cars built under Sergio Marchionne

Greatest cars built under Sergio Marchionne

With his tragic passing, Sergio Marchionne leaves a large legacy at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Here are some of the best cars from his time at the helm of FCA.
2mins
PressAssociation
Ex-Fiat Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne dies aged 66

Ex-Fiat Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne dies aged 66

Former Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has passed away aged 66, due to complications from surgery.
6mins
PressAssociation
Kia reveals revised Sportage

Kia reveals revised Sportage

Kia is set to begin sales of a revised Sportage - here's what's new with the Korean marque's flagship SUV.
1min
PressAssociation
How to prepare your car for driving in Europe

How to prepare your car for driving in Europe

From making sure you have everything you need to be legal, to keeping yourself and others safe, here are some of the things you need to do to prepare for a drive in Europe.
1min
PressAssociation
Top tips for driving in Europe

Top tips for driving in Europe

Across the Channel, things are a little different! Here are some top tips for driving in Europe.
1min
PressAssociation
Vibrant: Seat Arona

Vibrant: Seat Arona

Smaller than its brother the Ateca, larger than the Ibiza, the Seat Arona is part of VW Group's crossover offensive. The car hit showroom floors last fall, and its 68 color combinations and full connectivity appeal primarily to young car buyers.
4mins
DeutscheWelle
Test It: The Audi A1 Sportback

Test It: The Audi A1 Sportback

Audi is about to roll out its 2nd-generation A1. The re-worked 5-door compact looks leaner and meaner and boasts some technical upgrades. A number of features can be customized. The new version aims to build on the success of its predecessor.
4mins
DeutscheWelle
Test it: The Fiat 500 Convertible

Test it: The Fiat 500 Convertible

The Fiat 500 was launched in 1957, a cheap car for the masses. It has been reinvented several times, and is now more of a cute retro-lifestyle statement. It's bigger and technically up-to-date. We test the high-end Mirror trim with a fabric soft-top.
4mins
DeutscheWelle
Load it up: Lexus RX 450h L

Load it up: Lexus RX 450h L

The Lexus RX has been a huge success, and not least because of the SUV's lasting popularity. But now, the trend is toward more passengers, so Lexus decided to produce a longer version - the hybrid RX L, or long version.
4mins
DeutscheWelle
Vintage: Renault 4

Vintage: Renault 4

In the R4's 33 years, over eight million were sold - more than any other French car ever. This boxy little hatchback was practical, robust and cheap. It had been tested in the scorching Sahara and wintry Minnesota before it hit the market.
8mins
DeutscheWelle
A look at Renault's new Megan R.S. Trophy

A look at Renault's new Megan R.S. Trophy

Renault has shown off its new Megane R.S. Trophy hot hatch with help from its F1 team. Here are some facts and figures about the new, sporty offering.
1min
PressAssociation
Mazda6 refreshed for 2018

Mazda6 refreshed for 2018

The refreshed Mazda6 features cylinder-deactivation technology to improve efficiency, and suspension tweaks that boost the ride comfort - all while keeping the 6 fun to drive.
1min
PressAssociation
All-new bestseller: Ford Focus

All-new bestseller: Ford Focus

After selling a good 16 million Focuses in 20 years, Ford has rolled out the 4th generation, thoroughly redesigned and re-engineered. It has a slew of drivers' assists a head-up display and cylinder deactivation.
5mins
DeutscheWelle
Rough and Tough: FIA World Rallycross Championship

Rough and Tough: FIA World Rallycross Championship

600 HP cars, four-wheel drive, turbo-charged acceleration of 0-100 km/h in less than 2.5 seconds, spectacular drifts, meter-long jumps, intense battles and sometimes contact. Those are the magic ingredients of the FIA World Rallycross Championship.
7mins
DeutscheWelle
Sleek strongman: Opel Grandland X

Sleek strongman: Opel Grandland X

More power and better equipment: Opel launched its compact SUV Grandland X with a new engine and top-of-the-range "Ultimate" trim. Its 130kW, 2,0 liter diesel is the most powerful option available. A plug-in hybrid should be rolled out in 2019.
3mins
DeutscheWelle
Pretty and petite: Toyota Aygo

Pretty and petite: Toyota Aygo

Toyota has given its compact city car a facelift. The Aygo now comes in three trim levels: Aygo X, Aygo x-play und Aygo x-clusiv. The look is sharper, the handling better, and the specs more comprehensive.
5mins
DeutscheWelle
All-new, all-electric: Audi e-tron

All-new, all-electric: Audi e-tron

Audi has unveiled its first all-electric car, a prototype SUV. The E-Tron boasts an extra long range of some 400 kilometers coupled with an extra short charging time.
5mins
DeutscheWelle
Craziest manufacturer one-off specials

Craziest manufacturer one-off specials

Every now and then, car companies let their engineers produce fun, one-off cars - here are five of the best.
2mins
PressAssociation
Five things to expect from the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Five things to expect from the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

The 25th running of the Goodwood Festival of Speed is this weekend. Here are five things to expect from the event.
2mins
PressAssociation
Five tips to keep your car cool in the summer

Five tips to keep your car cool in the summer

It's summer, and that means your car's interior is extremely hot after being left in the sun - but it doesn't have to be that way. Here are five tips that will help you keep your car cool.
1min
PressAssociation
Sporty and streetwise - the Porsche GT3 RS

Sporty and streetwise - the Porsche GT3 RS

Any racecar driver worth their salt in Germany dreams of an afternoon on the legendary Nurburgring circuit. Reporter Klaus Niedzwiez took out a car able to set records on it, but it's just as much fun on a country road.
6mins
DeutscheWelle
A fuel-efficient SUV - the Mazda CX-5

A fuel-efficient SUV - the Mazda CX-5

Sport utility vehicles are notorious gas-guzzlers. Their weight and height make them less fuel-efficient in traffic. One solution Mazda has developed is cylinder deactivation technology. How well does it work?
4mins
DeutscheWelle
Born of tradition - Seat's Cupra

Born of tradition - Seat's Cupra

Now in its late sixties, Spanish car maker Seat is a young company compared to many others. But the firm is proud of its history. And the sporty Cupra models are playing a major part in it.
6mins
DeutscheWelle
Five ways to charge your electric car for nothing

Five ways to charge your electric car for nothing

There are plenty of ways to charge your electric car for free - here are some of the most interesting options, from Tesla ownership to Tesco car parks.
2mins
PressAssociation
Extreme dashcam testing at Thruxton

Extreme dashcam testing at Thruxton

Most dashcams only see use on the roads - but, as it turns out, they do a good job on tracks too!
1min
PressAssociation